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Links We Love 2.21.10

Happy Sunday! Check out what HC writers are absolutely loving this week!

  1. What’s not to love about Olympic figure skaters? Some of these outfits, that’s what! [TIME]
  2. Amanda First shows us Gawker’s “The Handy Guide to All Gay Men”—definitely a hysterical read. [Gawker]
  3. Are florals for the winter or the spring? It can be hard to tell how to wear this trend in the cold, but Glamour’s got your back! [Glamour]
  4. According to a study, Facebook users spend an average of 7 hours on the website a month. Kathleen Corlett says: “that’s all? I know I’ve done my fair share of procrastinating :)” [All Facebook]
  5. He may not have won the gold, but Johnny Weir does a mean interpretation of Gaga’s “Poker Face.” Taylor Trudon sums it up well “one word: fierce.” [YouTube]
  6. Watch as the Fashion Week models morph from blah to beautiful! Thanks to Heather Rinder for showing us these really cool transformations! [New York Times Magazine]
  7. Gabriella Szewcow shows us an inspirational speech by Benjamin Zander, “he uses classical music to demonstrate passion,” she explains. [Ted]
  8. Italian-American groups continue to fight against the Jersey Shore phenomenon — this time with a lawsuit. [Radar Online]
  9. Happiness is good for your heart! Laughter really is the best medicine.[WebMd]
  10. My obsession this week is Olympian Shawn White and this article only makes me love him more! [ESPN]
Cara Sprunk has been the Managing Editor of Her Campus since fall 2009. She is a 2010 graduate of Cornell University where she majored in American Studies with a concentration in cultural studies. At Cornell Cara served as the Assistant Editor of Red Letter Daze, the weekend supplement to the Cornell Daily Sun where she also wrote for the news and arts section and blogged about pop culture. In her free time Cara enjoys reading, shopping, going to the movies, exploring and writing.