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Actress Mila Kunis has been named 2012′s ‘Sexiest Woman Alive’ by Esquire Magazine. The annual feature — which hits newsstands in the November issue — has been graced by the likes of Angelina Jolie, Jessica Biel, Scarlett Johansson and Halle Berry. Read Esquire’s interview with Kunis and see videos of more of the magazine’s “Women we Love” here. [Read More]
Always find yourself shopping at Williams Sonoma, Pottery Barn or West Elm? If you’re a big fan of this family of brands, how about living in the house of the person that once headed this iconic company? Howard Lester, the former chairman and CEO of Williams Sonoma passed away in November of 2010 and his [...] [Read More]
From SFGate’s Mick LaSalle: The term “must see” is something I’ve done my best to avoid over the years. I was a film critic for nine years before I used it once, and I don’t think I’ve used it more than twice since then, if that. I mean, I may have alluded to the concept, […] [Read More]
Gunther von Hagens’ ‘Koerperwelten der Tiere’ or ‘Animal Body Worlds’ exhibition first opened in 2010 is now on the road, though you won’t get to see it unless you happen to visit the Abenteuerland WalterZoo in Switzerland. Von Hagens, who developed the process of plastination to preserve human and animal corpses, has been a controversial figure [...] [Read More]
By Chelsea Janes: Ever wondered what it would be like to jump off a 55-story-high balloon floating 23 miles above Earth’s surface? Who hasn’t. If all goes to plan Monday, you’ll be able to ask Austrian daredevil Felix Baumgartner how it feels. On Monday, the 43-year-old Baumgartner will jump from a balloon 23 miles above [...] [Read More]