Archive: Jul 2011

Guy Talk: What’s The Difference Between Privacy And Secrecy?

Last week’s discussion about guys, porn, and honesty raised a number of interesting questions. How much truth do we owe our partners about what we do when they’re not around…

Hugo Schwyzer | July 28, 2011 - 2:00 pm

Ubertan: An Herbal Self-Tanner You Can Snort?

I had to read this Daily Mail article about a dangerous, self-tanning nasal spray at least three times before I understood what was going on. It was so incomprehensible to…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 28, 2011 - 1:40 pm

Amy Winehouse: Did Alcohol Withdrawal Kill Her?

As Amy Winehouse’s album Back to Black climbs back onto the charts and whispers begin about a treasure trove of unreleased songs, Winehouse’s family has a hunch about what we…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | July 28, 2011 - 1:20 pm

Girl Talk: My Adventures In An Open Marriage

I am in an open marriage. I know what you are probably thinking because, the first time a friend said this to me, I quickly felt myself growing judge-y. My…

Rachel White | July 28, 2011 - 1:00 pm

Your “To Do” List Has Never Smelled Better

We’re officially too old to use those fun smelly markers at work. Do they even make those anymore? We lived for those things in elementary school. Now you can get…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 28, 2011 - 12:40 pm

What Is Bad Ass? Alex Trebek Chases Burglar, Injures Achilles Tendon

Alex Trebek is gangsta. The “Jeopardy” host—who’s been doing his gig for 27 years now, by the way—showed up at an event yesterday on crutches. Naturally, the press wanted to…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | July 28, 2011 - 12:20 pm

22 Guy Careers That Sound Great On Paper, But Just Aren’t In Actuality

When I was younger, I thought that dating a professional baseball player would be awesome. Free VIP seating at every game, the notoriety of being a celebrity wife, plus getting

Kamilah Black | July 28, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Morning Quickies: Tim Gunn Thinks Hillary Clinton Is “Confused About Her Gender”

 

Tim Gunn thinks Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is “confused about her gender.” The claws came out when Gunn went on “Lopez Tonight” and dissed Clinton’s “big,…

Jessica Wakeman | July 28, 2011 - 11:40 am

An Open Letter To Ryan Gosling And His New Bleached Locks

Dear Ryan Gosling,

Oh Ryan, you’re so funny. You know, I know what you’re doing, right? Sure, you may be telling people that this new look is for…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 28, 2011 - 11:20 am

“Crazy About Pippa”: Pippa Middleton And Her Butt To Get Their Own TLC Special

Is Pippa Middleton interesting enough to warrant her own hour-long TLC special? Someone thinks so! “Crazy About Pippa” will air August 9th at 9 p.m. (EST) and will dish about…

Jessica Wakeman | July 28, 2011 - 10:40 am

Julia Roberts Is Too Airbrushed For The U.K.

Breaking News: Julia Roberts and model Christy Turlington — both women in their 40s — are not the dewy, fresh-faced nymphs these ads for Maybelline and Lancome would have you…

Julie Gerstein | July 28, 2011 - 10:20 am

Evening Quickies: “Bridge & Tunnel” Was MTV’s “Jersey Shore” That Never Happened

 

Back in 2009, MTV filmed, but never aired, 12 episodes of a reality show called “Bridge & Tunnel” about Brianna and Gabriella DeBartoli, two party girls from…

Jessica Wakeman | July 27, 2011 - 7:00 pm

Today’s Lady News: Summer’s Eve Pulls Their Racist Douche Ads Offline

Summer’s Eve pulled two of their racist douche commercials offline after an outpouring of complaints over their depictions of black and Latina women. Summer’s Eve’s PR defended their ads…

Jessica Wakeman | July 27, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Evan Rachel Wood Kills A Justin Bieber Tune At A Karaoke Bar

 

Have you ever given into the urge to karaoke and then really regretted it afterward? Not Evan Rachel Wood. She was a karaoke superstar at a bar…

Kamilah Black | July 27, 2011 - 6:20 pm

In Which We Learn That Balmain’s Concept Of Affordable Is Very Relative

In the world of super high-end designer Balmain, it’s not unusual to charge upwards of $5,000 for a pair of leather pants or $7,000 for a coat. So, the fact…

Julie Gerstein | July 27, 2011 - 5:40 pm

Björk Is Back, And Ready To Attack

Raise your hand if you are excited for Björk’s new album, Biophilia, which will drop in late September. Luckily, she has cut the suspense, releasing her first video from…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | July 27, 2011 - 5:20 pm
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 ...