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L.L. Bean Bootmobile

Photo: Jon Simon/Feature Photo Service for L.L. Bean Move over, Weinermobile! The L.L. Bean Bootmobile is here go give you the boot! The Laughing Squid, one of the neatest blogs in the world btw, has [...]

The “L.L.” in L.L. Bean Stands for Leon Leonwood

If seeing a Bootmobile in person is on your bucket list and you can get to Times Square by tomorrow afternoon, you’re in luck. To celebrate L.L. Bean’s 100th anniversary, they’re rolling out a “larger-than-life mobile replica of the iconic L.L.Bean Boot.” But really the takeaway here is Leon Leonwood. [via The Hairpin]

The Quick 10: 10 Major Phone Number Typos

You may have heard about Chad Ochocinco’s recent phone number snafu with his new cereal, OchocincOs (really) – and if you haven’t, check out #1 below. Phone number misprints really aren’t all that uncommon, though – and sometimes they’re quite costly.  1. Ochocinco meant well by printing a request for donations to a charity called [...]

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Cher

Cher’s done a little bit of everything. She’s blown up the pop charts, hosted a hit variety show, and even won an Oscar. Let’s take a look at five things you might not know about the woman who was born Cherilyn Sarkisian. 1. She Sang on More Famous Songs Than You Think Before she struck out as [...]