WTF Is Up: 8 Things to Know

10.16.2014

By Samantha Darling, Victoria Kirk, Sara Kruger, Kristen Polizzi, and Callan Reilly

What do supermodel Naomi Campbell, Ebola and fashion have in common? Campbell, through her Fashion for Relief foundation, is working to launch two benefit fashion shows in New York and London in February to help raise money to fight the disease.

The Kansas City Star is aiming to set the Guinness World Record for most people dressed as “Wizard of Oz” characters. Grab your ruby slippers and 1,093 of your closest friends, and head to the Legends Outlets this Saturday Oct. 18 at 11 a.m. for a group picture.

A study by Pornhub and Buzzfeed — yes, you read that correctly — shows that women prefer lesbian porn because it’s more “true-to-life” than heterosexual porn. Don’t believe it? Check out the report on Glamour.

Tired of the high-waisted shorts look? Unfortunately for you, high-waisted bottoms continue trending into fall. Hip-huggers’ decade long reign is drowning in this year’s excess of abdominal coverage–seen on the runways of Balenciaga, Burberry Prorsum and Jean Paul Gaultier.

The cult hit “American Horror Story” is now into its third week of the fourth season, “Freak Show.” The Huffington Post looked at the real American history behind this season’s sideshow theme.

Flaming Lips former drummer Kilph Scurlock has returned to Lawrence, and has “found peace” from his parting with the band. Scurlock, who was not a fan of the band’s work with Miley Cyrus, was fired from the band six months ago. He will be performing a live set after a screening of “Phantom of the Paradise” at the Lawrence Arts Center on Oct. 30.

Think you perform better in bed after a glass of wine? Think again. Health magazine has a list of the best and worst food and drink options for your sex life. You’ll never look at sesame seeds or avocados the same way.

Clothes are to houses as hunger is to thirst, according to Chanel designer Karl Lagerfeld. Fashion is as much based on utility as basic human needs, and Lagerfeld’s architectural perspective shines through in the Chanel Cruise 2015 campaign.

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