Month: January 2021

Is Beauty & The Beast’s Chip The Beast’s Son? Disney Theory Explained

A fan theory aims to solve a couple of mysteries from Disney’s animated classic Beauty and the Beast, suggesting Chip is the Beast’s son.

The classic animated Disney movies are not safe from fan theories, especially when there are inconsistencies and plot holes that have never been solved, and Beauty and the Beast has an interesting one about Chip and who his real parents are. Although Walt Disney Pictures has explored various genres and styles for decades, the studio continues to be best-known for its animated features, especially those led by princesses and often based on other works – from novels to legends and not so kid-friendly fairy tales.

Disney’s first princess was Snow White, introduced in the 1937 movie Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, and the studio has since produced a total of 12 movies within the Disney Princesses franchise, as not all female leads in an

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This Online Store Has the Worst Customer Service in America

Retail has been embracing online shopping in a big way for a couple of decades now. But it exploded big time in 2020, when suddenly, because of the coronavirus pandemic hit, we found ourselves browsing the internet for cleaning supplies, shoes, video games, and everything in between. However, while often convenient, not all online shopping experiences are positive ones. So, we at Best Life set out to find the worst online shopping site in America—including both purely internet businesses, and the online versions of brick-and-mortar stores.

We started with the 2020 American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) to see how sites scored on their 100-point scale, with 100 being the highest level of customer satisfaction. (For stores not specifically named in the ASCI survey, we used their “all other stores” average satisfaction score of 79).

Then, we gathered ratings from widely used consumer-review sites Trustpilot and Consumer Affairs. After

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11 Big Menswear Moves to Try Right Now

If you landed here after curiously googling “men’s fashion trends 2021,” we have an admission to make: it’s a weird time to be trend forecasting! Between the plodding pace of the vaccine rollout and the late January chill that’s set in, there still aren’t a whole lot of public forums for getting fits off, which makes it tricky to assess what people are actually wearing right now or what—if any—true-blue trends are forming and blossoming organically. So today, instead of any real era-defining capital-M Menswear Trends, we’re blessing you with an oddball assortment of things we’re really feeling at the moment. New stuff we want to wear, old stuff we’ve been wearing forever, weird stuff that brings us joy. It’s a lot less surefooted and cohesive than the list of men’s fashion trends we gave you last year, which makes sense: this is a much less surefooted and cohesive

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Cicely Tyson Gave Fashion Six Decades of Glamour

It’s hard to understate Cicely Tyson’s influence on fashion. Yesterday the cinema legend’s death at the age of 96 sent shockwaves through the entertainment industry, leading several generations of talent to pay their respects. Michelle Obama, Zendaya, Yara Shahidi, Mariah Carey, Oprah, and Tyler Perry were just a few of the luminaries who celebrated Tyson’s legacy. As the first Black woman to play the leading role in a television drama and receive an honorary Oscar, she opened countless doors for Hollywood peers, but her presence loomed as large within the world of style. Scouted on Manhattan’s streets at the age of 30, Tyson’s journey to the big screen began with a stint as a model. In 1955 she quit her secretarial job at the Red Cross to attend Barbara Mae Watson’s modeling school, the first in the nation for African-Americans. In under a year, Tyson became one of

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