photo of the son of a staff member visiting the White House... He wanted to feel Obama’s hair because he wanted to know if the President’s hair felt just like his. Obama obliged.

Little boy rubbing Obama's head

"President Barack Obama bends over so the son of a White House staff member can pat his head during a family visit to the Oval Office. The youngster wanted to see if the President's haircut felt like his own. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)"

Madonna & Basquiat!

Madonna and Jean-Michel Basquiat had an affair briefly. I'm not sure which of them I envy more. Basquiat was a brilliant artist, but Madonna and I were both Catholic school girls, and everyone knows they're the craziest in bed.

Frida Kahlo after an operation, 1946 (photo taken by Antonio Kahlo)

In Memory of Frida Kahlo: Her Photos

Frida Kahlo after an operation, 1946 (photo taken by Antonio Kahlo) artist


Iain McKell: The New Gypsies, a Different Way of Life, Simplicity and Freedom...

Iain McKell - The photo series by photographer Iain McKell called ‘Book The New Gypsies’ captures modern day travelling nomads. Iain McKell joined a .

Sheila Hicks is a yarn spinner, a textile artist who for more than five decades…

Link to interesting article about Sheila Hicks, Australian textile artist

The Aficionado: Iris Apfel - Telegraph

British Gas Hive adds app controls to domestic boilers

Lauded interior designer and enduring fashion icon, Iris Apfel has lost none of her joie de vivre, nor her magpie instinct for global treasures

Jean Michel Basquiat. Don't be shy. If you like something, speak up. Everything on the walls is for sale.

The Nowness Presents Some Everness

old skool New York with the photographer Ricky Powell featuring, the one and only, "Ignorant" Artist, Jean-Michel Basquiat

Roseanne Barr.

Roseanne Barr Photos Photos - Actress/writer Roseanne Barr arrives at the Comedy Central Roast of Roseanne Barr at Hollywood Palladium on August 2012 in Hollywood, California. - Comedy Central Roast Of Roseanne Barr - Arrivals