We all know that drinking a lot makes you stupid.
What we don't really know is if there's an antidote to this mental decline. Now a Southern California professor and her research partner from the University of Colorado at Boulder claim there just might be:
Aras Baskouskas, the grandson of soap opera star McDonald Carrey, won Survivor's Panama edition, which aired in 2006. He was 24 then -- he's now 31, lives with his girlfriend, model Christy Peterson, and has a career as a singer-songwriter.
But there have been a lot of adventures along the way. Ha ... More >>
*10 Best Ways to Get in Shape in L.A.
*10 Best Workouts in L.A. for People Who Hate Working Out
stair-climbing, its devotees like to say, is the hardest sport that no
one's ever heard of. That there is such a thing as an elite
stair-climber probably comes as a surprise to an ... More >>
*Our Best of L.A. issue and our Best of L.A. app
*Top 10 Gyms in L.A.
*Top 10 Bars With the Hottest Women in L.A.
You see the flab. You want the flab gone. You want it gone now.
There's no New Year's resolution. There's no wedding dress to fit into. It's just getting in shape time. Becau ... More >>
*Top 20 Worst Bands of All Time: #20-16
*Top 20 Worst Bands of All Time, #15-11
*Top 20 Worst Bands of All Time, #10-6
5. Animal Collective
I really wanted to like Merriweather Post Pavilion, even going far out of my way to appreciate the record as it was surely intended: super-stoned, mi ... More >>
Equinox health clubs use social media to send daily motivational, informative and promotional materials to its cadre of clientele. But a recent video reportedly made to enlighten the masses is receiving flack for exploiting the female form - and a million-and-a-half YouTube views later, the star of ... More >>
See also: As Nasty As She Wants to Be: Kreayshawn's Controversial Associate Finally Tells Her Side of the Story
As one blogger pointed out, V-Nasty raps "like your typical dude from the hood."
It's true. "I'm a bitch but I rock like a male," she says on "Sick Swag," a song from her new mix ... More >>
Flickr/oskayA new study shows that consuming dark chocolate may help athletic endurance, the New York Times' Well blog reported August 3.
Scientists at UC San Diego and other institutions gave middle-aged, sedentary male mice a purified form of cacao's primary nutritional ingredient, epicat ... More >>
Brent MartinsActive ChildHarps by and large are pretty unpopular instruments. Why? Well, it's not easy to rock out on a harp. They're hard to play with your teeth. You can't pound on them, and there is no chance of an Air Harp Competition starting anytime soon. However, if you're not looking ... More >>
Don't tell Spicoli an active beach lifestyle can cut weed use.Here in the pot-shop capital of the nation, it's a little politically incorrect to suggest that you, uh, medicinal patients tend to leave permanent ass marks in your well-worn couches.
But a new study suggests that getting off you ... More >>
Europop videos are insane, trashy, absurd, absurdist and, once again, insane. But even by those standard, this video from Nikita, is a doozy. Rabbits, lizards, rubber-clad vixens on stationary bikes (that seems like it might chafe), women in sexy masks, food porn and porn porn. (Probably NSFW but ... More >>
The latest, most-successful-yet wave of electronic dance music (Deadmau5, Kaskade, Will.i.am) might not have been if Benny Benassi hadn't unleashed his own brand of cross-over electro house in 2002 with his robotic hit "Satisfaction." Suddenly the hip-hop-loving club world understood the synt ... More >>
Fox 11 News.Villaraigosa and his girlfriend at a Lakers game.Last month we accused Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa of "acting like a lame duck as he let the gubernatorial race pass him by." In January we said "WTF" to the mayor's announcement -- made as a historic city budget crisis lo ... More >>
Tomorrow Arnold Schwarzenegger hosts his Obesity Summit, or, to be more specific, the 2010 Summit on Health, Nutrition and Obesity: Action for Healthy Living. The Governor will be joined by former President Bill Clinton tomorrow in downtown Los Angeles at The California Endowment, at 1000 North Alam ... More >>
Pilates shmilates. Yoga shmoga. The true headz know what's up with exercise regimens, and go back to the aerobic source for their daily dose of adrenalin. That's right: Jane "Hotness" Fonda, whose workout tapes set the bar for struggling housewives everywhere -- and became a top selling video ... More >>