Tag: winter

Please Don’t Let Your Tiny Dog Blow Away in the Wind

It’s a big scary world out there. Particularly so for tiny dogs, who have to worry about things like getting snatched up by hawks and eaten by coyotes and sat on and squished by human butts. For them, the winter brings with it its own unique set of dangers, some of which can be easily […]

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2019 Subaru Ascent Limited Review – Quirks & Quarks

2019 Subaru Ascent Limited AWD 2.4-liter direct-injected boxer four (260hp @ 5,600 rpm, 277 lb-ft @ 2,000 rpm) Continuously variable transmission, all-wheel drive 20 city / 26 highway / 22 combined (EPA Rating, MPG) 11.6 city / 9.0 highway / 10.4 combined (NRCan Rating, L/100km) 18.5 (observed mileage, MPG) Base Price: $38,995 US / $46,995 […]

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Extremely Metal Cat Survives Being Frozen Solid

The next time you worry about your local bodega cat this winter, just remember that cats are indestructible. They basically take care of themselves—roaming from nook to nook, indoor to outdoor, surviving on the Fancy Feast that a random cat-lover leaves on their patio, and generally taking zero shit from anyone. Apparently some cats are […]

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Very Good Human Gets Hotel Rooms for 70 Homeless During Chicago’s Storm

Photo of a homeless camp near the Dan Ryan Expressway by Abel Uribe/Chicago Tribune/TNS via Getty Image Chicago is currently being ravaged by some truly heinous and deadly winter weather. At least eight people in the Midwest have died from the polar vortex so far, with temperatures plunging below the negative 20s this week. And […]

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I Think I’m Done Pretending to Enjoy Cold Weather

Photo: iStock “Oh,” I’d say, occasionally and irritatingly, to the people who’d lament the approaching cold, “but what about the sweaters?” Of course, I don’t wear sweaters. I own sweaters—many luxurious sweaters, and some even from The Gap. But I don’t wear them anymore because I don’t like how they look on my body. Instead, […]

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The Very Best Black Friday Flight Deals — Including A 99%-Off Fare

Getty Image It’s Black Friday! That means it’s time to book some crazy cheap flights and finally take that trip you’ve been dreaming about. Below are the best deals that are starting today. Some of them end at midnight tonight. Others will run all the way through midnight on Monday. Either way now’s the time […]

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$116 Flights To Europe Lead Off These Late Fall Travel Deals

Uproxx/iStockphoto November is nearly here. Fall is winding down and the cold days of winter are just around the corner. That means there are some big travel days coming up for Americans and, hopefully, a little extra time to escape the holiday rush. Powdery ski slopes, sun-kissed beaches, and high seas await. Below are some […]

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This Week’s Cheap Flights And Travel Deals Are All About The Christmas Markets

Uproxx/iStockphoto Winter is just around the corner. In a way, the season is the best of both worlds. It might mean chasing the sun for that perfect beach Instagram. It can also be a chance to follow the season — indulging in the snow, spiced drinks, and icy-cold temperatures. You have options, is what we’re […]

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Forecasters: Winter Will Be Cold

A crack team of forecasters has been hard at work trying to predict what kind of weather we’re in for this winter, and on Wednesday, they finally unveiled their groundbreaking, revelatory conclusion: It’s going to be cold. Using what it calls an “amazingly-accurate long-range forecast” based on a “mathematical and astronomical formula developed in 1818,” […]

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