Quickies!: The “Gossip Girl” Spin-Off Already Sucks

  • The “Gossip Girl” spin-off is supposedly going to surround the early romance between Rufus and Lily and will be very, very, very boring. [Just Jared]
  • Some women experience orgasms instead of contractions during childbirth. If this was a guarantee (and I was married), I would have had a child a long time ago. [Dear Sugar]
  • You don’t have to worry about going raw because if used consistently (taking a pill every day, not skipping any), your birth control pill will protect you against pregnancy everyday. [Daily Bedpost]
  • R&B singer Ciara just climbed another rung on the celebrity ladder. She has done a high-fashion photo spread for Elle. [Mediatakeout]
  • A guy once bought me this ugly robin’s egg blue-colored lingerie set that was too big. To make sure this doesn’t happen to you, forward these guidelines to your guy. [Your Tango]
  • Bob from the “Biggest Loser” has some tips for losing weight during the holidays. [Shine]
  • Trying to auction off President-elect Barack Obama’s vacated Senate seat is the craziest thing Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich has done, but he’s also done nine other crazy things. [Asylum]