Archive: Jul 2010

If Dating A Narcissist Never Bothered You Before, Maybe It Will Now

Believing that you're better than others can be good when you're modest about it and don't get carried away. An abundance of self-confidence can help you stand firm against criticism and lead you to success. Yet, just like anything else, narcissism is only good in moderation. People who are completely narcissistic and totally obsessed with…
By: Carli Alexa Blau / July 30, 2010

Quotable: Jon Hamm Isn’t The Marrying Kind

"I don't have the marriage chip, and neither of us have the greatest examples of marriages in our families. But Jen is the love of my life, and we've already been together four times longer than my parents were married."-- Jon Hamm on his 10-year relationship with actress Jennifer Westfeldt and how neither…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 30, 2010

Improve Your Stroke With The Count Machine Onahole

Now men can combine two of their favorite things: masturbation and competitive sports! The Count Machine Onahole is a revolutionary new masturbation device that keeps track of the number of strokes, calories burned, and the total time it takes for the user to achieve orgasm. For just $123 you can insert your throbbing member into…
By: Ami Angelowicz / July 30, 2010

Quickies: Leonardo DiCaprio Backs Out On Mel Gibson & Lindsay Lohan’s Dad Gets Musical

Leonardo DiCaprio has reportedly backed out of movie plans with Mel Gibson. Good choice, Leo. We would do the same! [RadarOnline.com] Shaquille O'Neal has a soft spot for little Justin Bieber. We knew Shaq could dominate the basketball court, but apparently he dominates karaoke, too. [Celebuzz] Oh,…
By: Lauren Gold / July 29, 2010

A Cellulite Cream That Actually Works?

When you hear that a certain not-yet-available-in-America skincare line is how famous English roses like Victoria Beckham and Kylie Minogue -- along with in-the-know and often on-the-beach celebrities like Jennifer Aniston, Renée Zellweger -- keep their cellulite under control, even the most jaded beauty editor snaps to attention. When you hear it's how 51-year-old Madonna…
By: StyleList Home / July 29, 2010

One Of The Kookiest Hotels (If You Can Even Call It That) We’ve Seen

Speaking of kooky hotel things, there's a new London establishment that's one of the more bizarre lodging concepts we've seen. The Jacques Townhouse isn't quite a hotel—it only has two guest rooms—but is more of an "Alice in Wonderland" experience. The place is done up in quirky white plaster molds with fairy tale-like tree…
By: Leonora Epstein / July 29, 2010

The Heart Is On Fire

Reader Kristen spotted this fancied-up fire hydrant in her Brooklyn neighborhood. Have you seen graffiti that’s kind of sweet (even if it is against the law)? Send your pic to tips@thefrisky.com.
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 29, 2010

Sex Facts To Bust Out At Tonight’s Party

I'm going to be honest with you. Knowing the proper term for armpit sex—it's called Axillism, dummy!—totally made my day. I was also pretty stoked to know that a regular sex session burns about 200 calories, that socks can actually prevent orgasms, that Republicans are kinkier than Democrats, and that tights pants are one of…
By: Ami Angelowicz / July 29, 2010

Today’s Lady News: Federal Abortion-Funding Ban To Be Introduced In Congress

Two House representatives plan to introduce a bill to permanently ban federal funding of abortion. For the past 24 years, a law called the Hyde Amendment has ensured that federal money does not pay for abortions. However, it is a temporary law and has to be passed by Congress each year. The bill introduced by…
By: Jessica Wakeman / July 29, 2010

Bristol Palin’s Friend Might Also Be Pregnant With Levi Johnston’s Child

Today in highly speculative pregnancy dramas: Levi Johnston might be becoming a papa again. A friend of Bristol Palin's says she may be knocked up with her ex-boyfriend Levi's child. According to The National Enquirer, Lanesia Garcia of Wasilla, Alaska, apparently dated Levi when he and Bristol broke up last year (some…
By: Jessica Wakeman / July 29, 2010

Cheapskate: Ruche

Ruche is a site we stumbled upon and instantly fell in love with. All the clothes look like items you'd find in an old trunk in your fashionable grandmother's attic, but with a modern twist. The jewelry looks even more precious and Old World. What's even better is that Ruche is a very…
By: Annika Harris / July 29, 2010

Apple Being Sued For iPads That Shut Down In The Sun

Pissed that their uber-expensive tech toys shut down in intense heat and sun, three iPad users are suing Apple for everything from false advertising to breaching consumer protection laws. The three plaintiffs -- Jacob Balthazar, Claudia Keller and John Browning -- have filed their complaint in Oakland, CA, and their lawyer hopes to…
By: Lily Q / July 29, 2010

Is Calling Someone Fat More Motivational Than Calling Someone Obese?

An article by a health reporter for BBC news stated, "according to England's public health minister, Anne Milton, general practitioners and other health professionals should tell people that they are fat instead of simply calling them obese. " Getting people motivated to lose weight isn't easy, because putting it on i…
By: Carli Alexa Blau / July 29, 2010

Lady Mag Lesson #3: Be A Slave To Fashion!

You know what my favorite thing is about lady mags, besides the occasionally thought-provoking features, perfume samplers, and usually off-the-mark horoscopes? All those ultra-amazing and, like, totally useful tips for being sooooo fashionable! You know, the ones that guarantee your look will be so hot, all your so-called girlfriends will DIE of jealousy. HA!
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 29, 2010

The Hunks Of Club Fantasy

The weekend is almost upon us and my secret wish is to find a man to dance with. In my fantasies, he is wearing a fur loin cloth and boots or nerd glasses or maybe even leather chaps. Yeah! Chaps! And we are swaying to '80s synth rock on a checkered dance floor at a…
By: Ami Angelowicz / July 29, 2010

Nina Garcia Scares The Crap Out Of All The New “Project Runway” Designers

It's that time again! "Project Runway" season 8 debuts tonight and PopSugar has video-chatted with the new designers. It's a short video, but there don't seem to be any obvious annoying cast members. I like the chick who asks herself, "What would Elvis do? And would ZZ Top be proud?" They're all terribly afraid…
By: Jessica Wakeman / July 29, 2010

The Long Island Lolita To Star In 4 Porns

The only thing more messed up than getting famous for sleeping with a married man is getting famous for sleeping with a married man and then shooting his wife in the face. This is the story of Amy Fisher, the Long Island Lolita who fell in love with Joey Buttafuoco when she was not…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 29, 2010
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