Archive: Apr 2012

14 Handmade Sex Toys You Can Get On Etsy (NSFW)

Sometimes, you open your sex toy drawer and think, I really wish my sex toys weren’t so generic. If only they were more … original, more handmade, more artsy, more

The Frisky | April 27, 2012 - 9:00 am

Don’t Show-cha Your Chocha!

Happy Friday! It’s time for Don’t Show-cha Your Chocha! Click through to see the super short hemlines and questionable definitions of the word “dress” that caught our eye recently–we’ve got…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 27, 2012 - 9:00 am

“Sexist” Brazilian Gym Ad Fails To Capture Our Outrage

I don’t fully understand why these ads  are “sexist” or “offensive,” as per the women’s health blog Blisstree. The Brazilian gym Vila Olimpica ads show big, muscular men standing behind women,…

Jessica Wakeman | April 27, 2012 - 8:30 am

How To Choose Your First Pair Of Fly Kicks

Growing up a few miles from the Nike World Headquarters means I’ve always had complicated feelings about athletic shoes. Portland’s casual attitude combined with Nike pride meant everyone wore sneakers…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 27, 2012 - 8:00 am

Evening Quickies: Cutest Baby In The World Offered Modeling Contract

Harper Seven Beckham — that’s David and Victoria’s infant daughter, for those of you not obsessed with the chubby-cheeked beauty — has been offered a modeling contract by baby…

Jessica Wakeman | April 26, 2012 - 6:00 pm

11 Reasons Why Weddings Are Dumb

There is a big difference between a wedding and a marriage. A marriage is what happens when two adults in a loving relationship pledge to torture each other until they’re…

TruTV | April 26, 2012 - 5:50 pm

Today’s Lady News: Teacher Claims She Was Fired From Catholic School For In-Vitro Fertilization

Emily Herx, 31, of Indiana, claims she was fired from teaching at a Catholic school because she and her husband used in-vitro fertilization to get pregnant. IVF is apparently…

Jessica Wakeman | April 26, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Naked Rider Gets A Ticket For Not Wearing A Helmet

This nude motorbike passenger was pulled over in Romania, but not for riding in her birthday suit. A traffic cop ticketed “the modern day Lady Godiva” for not wearing a…

Ami Angelowicz | April 26, 2012 - 5:20 pm

April 26: What Are We Wearing Today?

In honor of Channing Tatum’s birthday, I’ve eaten a whole bunch of Girl Scout cookies. I feel kinda sick. Let’s just skip ahead to our outfits, shall we?

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 26, 2012 - 5:00 pm

Meet The New Face Of Maybelline, Pink-Haired Fashion Favorite Charlotte Free

To all those who have hopped on the pink hair fad with a high-fashion wink, it’s quite possible that you have Charlotte Free to thank for that. The model best…

Rachel Krause | April 26, 2012 - 4:40 pm

British Docs Busted For Offering Female Circumcision (Which Is Illegal And Also Horrible)

A doctor, a dentist, and an alternative medicine practitioner were all secretly filmed offering to perform or arrange female genital mutilation (FGM), according to the UK Guardian. FGM involves removing…

Jessica Wakeman | April 26, 2012 - 4:20 pm

Style Stealer: Emma Watson At The Tribeca Film Festival

At what point did I become so mortally jealous of Hermione? She went from a frizzy-haired child wizard to a bonafide style icon in practically no time at all —…

Rachel Krause | April 26, 2012 - 4:00 pm

“The Week The Women Went” Will Be Like A Very Dysfunctional “Wife Swap”

Lifetime, the network for women where women are most often portrayed as killers, murder victims or prostitutes, has a new show lined up for summer! It’s called “The Week That…

Julie Gerstein | April 26, 2012 - 3:40 pm

Vogue Scrubs Syria’s First Lady From Its Website

Oh Vogue, you are so very good with the fashions, but the politics? Not so much. The high fashion mag’s latest gaffe is a poorly-timed profile of Syrian First Lady…

Julie Gerstein | April 26, 2012 - 3:20 pm
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