Archive: Aug 2012

Gabby Douglas Was Told To Get A Nose Job

Gold medal Olympian Gabby Douglas claims in an upcoming Vanity Fair article that a staff member at her former gym in Virginia Beach once told her to get a…

Jessica Wakeman | August 31, 2012 - 6:00 pm

Courtney Stodden Is Old Enough To Do Real Porn & Squeezing Boobs For A Cause

Courtney Stodden turned 18 this week. For most of us, that means we can vote or get an anal tattoo if we feel like it. For Courtney, it means…

Ami Angelowicz | August 31, 2012 - 5:30 pm

Harrod’s In London Debuts Gender Neutral Toy Store

Harrod’s, the famous department store in London, has finally debuted their gender-neutral toy store in which toys are grouped by theme, rather than “boys” and “girls.” The toy store…

Jessica Wakeman | August 31, 2012 - 5:00 pm

Bringing Dead People “Back To Life” Via Hologram Is Kinda Wrong

When the late Tupac Shakur “appeared” via hologram at the Coachella festival, everyone ooh-ed and ahh-ed. It wasn’t the first time a dead celeb had resurfaced in hologram form (Celine…

Jessica Wakeman | August 31, 2012 - 4:30 pm

Must Haves: 10 Watches $150 And Under For Keeping Time In Style

When it comes to watches, my priority is not being on time — in fact, I’ve worn my fair share of broken vintage versions just for the look of them.

Rachel Krause | August 31, 2012 - 4:00 pm

RIP, Iconic Feminist Shulamith Firestone

Shulamith Firestone, an iconic figure in the feminist movement of the 1960s and 1970s, has died at age 67. Firestone was the author of The Dialectic of Sex: The Case

Jessica Wakeman | August 31, 2012 - 3:30 pm

Sexy Celebrity Boudoir Photos

A lady’s private bedroom, sitting room or dressing room is often referred to as her boudoir. It’s an old-fashioned, Victorian practice which, in modern times, became a popular photography style.

Ami Angelowicz | August 31, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Awesome Customer Service Experience: MinkPink Rules

Generally, I am too lazy or busy to bother writing complaint notes to companies when their products let me down. And often, my rage/annoyance dissipates before I have the time…

Julie Gerstein | August 31, 2012 - 2:30 pm

Facepalm Republican Tom Smith Assumes Women Are Talking About Shoes

Well I’ll be a monkey’s uncle! Tom Smith, the Senate candidate from Pennsylvania who last week compared pregnancy from rape to having a baby out of wedlock, has verbal diarrhea again.

Jessica Wakeman | August 31, 2012 - 1:30 pm

The Soapbox: In Comedy Is “Fat & White” The New “Sassy & Black”?

I was recently contacted through my website by a pregnant black woman who inquired about hiring me to perform standup at her baby shower. She and her husband were diehard…

Erica Watson | August 31, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Richest Lady In The World Says Poor People Need To Stop Having So Much Fun

Australian mining tycoon Gina Rinehart is really concerned about your welfare. That’s why Rinehart — who is considered the richest woman in the world, with an inherited fortune of $30.1…

Julie Gerstein | August 31, 2012 - 12:40 pm

Well Played: J. Lo’s Stripey Style

On Thursday J. Lo was spotted out with her three kids — twins Emme and Max and boyfriend Casper Smart. ZING! But seriously, I love this casual maxi-dress on her…

Julie Gerstein | August 31, 2012 - 12:20 pm

Girl Talk: On Hearing Men Talk About Women’s Bodies

I was on the train, heading back to NYC from New Jersey and there were three guys sitting behind me. They were talking about life. Which meant that they were…

Kate Fridkis | August 31, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Classic Stripes With Some Verve

You can never have too many striped shirts: they dress up, they dress down, and they are, above all, classic. I’m loving Madewell’s colorful take on a classic striped long-sleeve…

Jessica Wakeman | August 31, 2012 - 11:40 am

Woman Arrested For Castrating A Guy With Her Bare Hands

A woman in Shelby, North Carolina, performed an incredible feat of strength — and a horrible crime — when she castrated a man with her bare hands. Joyce Maxine Gregory…

Julie Gerstein | August 31, 2012 - 11:20 am

Style 911: What Should The Daughter Of The Bride Wear?

My mom’s getting married next month, and I don’t even know where to start when it comes to finding a “daughter of the bride” dress. Mom is pretty laid back…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 31, 2012 - 11:00 am

Disney Characters Go Under The Knife For Barneys’ Holiday Campaign

In the latest installment of fashion’s never-ending quest to butcher every chaste relic of childhood, Barneys New York has cast beloved Disney characters as this year’s subjects of their famed…

Rachel Krause | August 31, 2012 - 10:40 am

Tori Spelling Gives Birth To Baby Finn!

Tori Spelling gave birth to baby number four: Finn Davey McDermott was born last night. [Us Weekly]
The cover of Pippa Middleton’s party planning book is out. The…

Jessica Wakeman | August 31, 2012 - 10:20 am

7 Types Of People You’ll Meet While Canvassing For A Political Campaign

With election season upon us, the call is out for campaign volunteers, and many of us are hitting the pavement to help the candidates and causes we believe in. Besides…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 31, 2012 - 10:00 am

Will You Be Wearing Matching Lips And Nails This Fall?

So I guess matching your lipstick to your nail polish is kind of a thing now? A bevy of designers, from Giorgio Armani to Zac Posen, walked coordinating shades down…

Rachel Krause | August 31, 2012 - 9:40 am
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