required reading

just because your tamagotchi’s dead doesn’t mean you can’t wear it, of course.

by rebecca willa davis

Today in 'wait is it 1996?' news: Tamagotchi is getting its own clothing line. (Fashionista)

The Strokes' Albert Hammond Jr. opens up about his drug addiction--and yeah, it's kind of intense. (Vulture)

Leigh Lezark is designing a collection of shoes for Schutz. Because if anyone knows you need a good pair of heels to party all night.... (Lucky)

Haven't yet gotten your daily dose of awesome feminist art? Then watch Kathleen Hanna's The Julie Ruin perform on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. (Pitchfork)

Mazel tov to Scarlett Johansson on her engagement! Talk about a happy new year. (People)