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Banana Republic Goes Mad for ‘Mad Men’ — Again!

Banana Republic: Mad Men CollectionCourtesy Banana Republic

Though Mad Men‘s fifth season doesn’t premiere until March 25, Banana Republic is offering fans a second capsule collection inspired by the hit drama.

Alongside the show’s costume designer Janie Bryant, the retailer has conceived 40 pieces of retro-style apparel and jewelry, which will be available online and in stores March 1.

“Spring delivers a whole new palette and… Continue reading Banana Republic Goes Mad for ‘Mad Men’ — Again!

'Rise of the Planet of the Apes'
It’s still the Apes’ planet; we just live on it.

In its second weekend, ‘Rise of the Planet of the Apes’ remained on top at the box office, relegating four new movies to second-banana status. But the film did receive a stronger-than-expected challenge from ‘The Help,’ while the other three new releases opened well below expectations.

The second-weekend take for… Continue reading 'Apes' Still Top Banana: Box Office Report August 12-14

Jennifer Aniston: Banana Sex in 'Horrible Bosses' Trailer!

A lingerie-clad Jennifer Aniston suggestively bites into a banana in the trailer for her upcoming comedy, Horrible Bosses, in theaters July 8!

Synopsis: For Nick, Kurt and Dale, the only thing that would make the daily grind more tolerable would be to grind their intolerable bosses into dust. Quitting is not an option, so, with the benefit of… Continue reading Jennifer Aniston: Banana Sex in 'Horrible Bosses' Trailer!

banana peelThe humble banana has uses beyond the realm of beauty remedies. Its peels can be used as an excellent water purifier, decontaminating drinking water of toxic metals. Researchers say minced banana peel performs better than an array of other purification materials, the journal Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research reports. Gustavo Castro and colleagues from Instituto […] Continue reading Banana peel an excellent water purifier

Bollywood star Abhishek Bachchan has received several awards but probably none of them is as unique as the metallic banana statuette that he was sent for having the worst accent in Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s film “Delhi-6″.
The actor was named the winner of the Dara Singh Award for the worst accent in “Delhi-6″ at the second […] Continue reading Abhishek receives metallic banana statuette for worst accent