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Quirks of art: Creators who work in madcap media
Marvel at artwork made from pennies, Oreo cookies, shoelaces, rubber bands, pumpkins, CT scans and — ummm — brightly colored vomit.
‘Tiger Mom’ on new book: Teaching kids to focus pays off
Amy Chua, author of the book “Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother,” is out with a new book about culture and success, which she wrote with her husband and fellow law professor Jed Rubenfeld.
Celebrity portraits get trashy
Artist Jason Mecier pays homage to stars like Michael Jackson and Lady Gaga by creating portraits using pills, candy and junk. See images of his work.
Beauty queen scandals
They may be beautiful, but the competition can get ugly. From blackmail to sabotage, check out the underside of the pageant circuit.