Kathy Landin is a freelance internet pop-culture junkie (and web video producer). For a brief time in 2011, she was THIS close to being Charlie Sheen's social media intern for the summer. She's blogged for local TV stations, anonymous dating adventures and stupid advice columns. Mostly she entertains herself by practicing the fine art of idiocy, which you can watch in Kathy Landin's "I'm an Idiot" Show. Or, if you have a short attention span, get 140 characters of idiocy on Twitter.
Medical Marijuana May Be Reducing Prescription Painkiller Deaths
A recent study shows links between medical marijuana legalization and reduced deaths from prescription painkillers.
Why You Don’t Need to Be Afraid of Ebola
The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is a major international health crisis, but here at home in the U.S. you don't really have much to worry about. Here's why.
Drinking Too Much Now Can Make You Forget … Much Later
A recent study showed a link between heavy drinking in mid-life with severe memory loss later in life.
Hiking Safety Tips — 7 Ways to Enjoy a Safe, Healthy Hike This Summer
Hiking is an excellent activity for exercise, exploring and family bonding, but it can also be dangerous if you aren’t prepared.
Study Shows Negative Effects of Bullying Can Last Through Adulthood
It turns out that the playground bully at your kid’s school may be more than just a temporary nuisance.
Avoid Costly Car Repairs by Checking Your Spark Plugs
Loose, faulty or failing spark plugs can cause some serious engine trouble. Learn how to inspect and replace them, so you'll save yourself quite a bit of money.
4 Awkward Movie Dates That Will Make Your Valentine’s Day Seem Perfect
Awkward dates are as much a staple of Valentine's Day as heart-shaped chocolates, and we found five scenes from movies that'll make you feel better about even your worst V-Day date experiences.
5 Surprisingly Romantic Valentine Getaway Cities
This year, instead of the flowers that fade and the box of candy that ruins resolutions, consider treating your Valentine to a romantic getaway for two.
5 Surprising, Fun, Creative Date Ideas for Valentine’s Day
What should you and your special someone do on Valentine's Day? Every year, it's the same question. It's time for some new, fun, different ideas.
Warning Signs That You Are Headed For (or Are Already Having) Heart Trouble
We are now in American Heart Month, but we should pay attention to our hearts all year long, not just during February. Everything else your body does is dependent on how well your heart is working, so if it's at risk of problems, you need to find out why.
10 Tips for Throwing the Best Super Bowl Party of All Time
So you want to throw the Super Bowl of Super Bowl parties, huh? We’ve all been there. Nothing makes you the toast of the town quite like a supremely awesome Super Bowl party does. It can be done, but how?
5 Smart Ways to Spend Your Year-End Bonus
This is the time of year when some of us find a little extra in our paychecks, or get a nice fat bonus after we’ve already been paid. It’s a great way to end the year, but if you don’t plan ahead and think it through, that bonus could disappear quickly…