Archive: Aug 2012

Who Knew An Etch A Sketch Could Be So … Erotic?

This is a “Playtime Belt Buckle” that’s currently for sale on Etsy. It is composed of a totally functional Etch A Sketch, and I don’t know about you guys, but…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 29, 2012 - 10:40 am

Tina Fey/Liz Lemon Snapped On “30 Rock” Set With A Baby

Stop messing with us, “30 Rock”! Show writer Jack Durditt tweeted this picture of Tina Fey on set dressed as Liz Lemon and cradling a … a … a…

Jessica Wakeman | August 29, 2012 - 10:20 am

9 Actors Who Went Too Far For Roles

As a former actress, I feel twitchy when I hear that an actor uses the Method. What that means essentially, is that the actor feels they need to immerse themselves…

Ami Angelowicz | August 29, 2012 - 10:00 am

Putting A Spell On Your Ex Won’t Help Get Him Back

Today in people being delusional assholes when it comes to love: I stumbled upon an amazing question in The Smoking Jacket’s advice column “ASK TSJ.” Spellcaster of Caller, Michigan wrote:…

Ami Angelowicz | August 29, 2012 - 9:40 am

Be My Boyfriend: Old School Will Ferrell, When He Wore Just White Undies And Swimming Goggles

Modern day Will Ferrell seems like a total blast, but college era Will Ferrell appears to have been a stone cold foxy frat boy the likes of which he would…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 29, 2012 - 9:20 am

On “The Mindy Project”‘s Squicky Jokes About Race

It’s not easy to make offensive jokes about ignorance. One person’s ignorant joke can be another person’s joke about ignorance and even if your comedy has the best of intentions,…

Jessica Wakeman | August 29, 2012 - 9:00 am

DSW Launches Glass Slipper Collection For Wannabe Cinderellas

If your efforts to land a rich prince have been unsuccessful thus far, maybe it’s time to switch up your footwear choices. An excellent bet for aspiring princesses? DSW’s new…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 29, 2012 - 8:30 am

Who Should Play Anna Nicole Smith In The New Lifetime Movie About Her Life?

Is there any pleasure guiltier than Lifetime Television for Women? It’s so pleasingly masochistic — I mean, is there anywhere else on TV where women are so often murdering or…

Julie Gerstein | August 29, 2012 - 8:00 am

Where Will You Be When Ryan Lochte’s Penis Pic Hits The Internet?

A pic of Ryan Lochte’s penis will go up on the sports blog Deadspin if current negotiations are successful. How did we not see this coming?! Of course Ryan…

Jessica Wakeman | August 28, 2012 - 6:00 pm

“BIC For Her” Pens Are A Product That Actually Exists

Girls need girlish “BIC For Her” pens for girly girls, amirite? (Yes, I wrote the word “pens.” PENS!) You have to read some of the snarky comments that reviewers…

Jessica Wakeman | August 28, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Lifetime Movies For Republicans Who Don’t Understand Rape

Republicans are airing sexual ignorances this week. Representative Steve King of Iowa has “never heard of” statutory rape causing pregnancy; Senate nominee Tom Smith thinks “having a baby out of wedlock” is “similar to”

NYMag.com | August 28, 2012 - 5:20 pm

Honey, I Shrunk The Carly Rae Jepsen!

Hey Carly Jepsen / This may sound cray / But is that a giant tennis racket / or did you get hit with a shrink ray? The world may never…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 28, 2012 - 5:00 pm

Well Played: Anne Heche Looks Totally Wonderful In White

Anne Heche — she’s got a rep for being kind of crazy, no? Like, didn’t she once go on some wild sojourn where she believed that she had an alter…

Julie Gerstein | August 28, 2012 - 4:40 pm

Jil Sander Is Now Selling A Brown Paper Bag For $290, If That’s Your Thing

It doesn’t take much to brainwash me into buying something both exorbitantly expensive and totally unnecessary (see: anything that Anthropologie has ever sold), but I’ve finally found a ridiculous designer…

Rachel Krause | August 28, 2012 - 4:20 pm

Beauty Cues: The “Bachelorette” Girls Break It Down, Minus The Blow

So this movie “Bachelorette” just came out, and I’m so ambivalent as to whether or not I should see it. On one hand, I love (in no manner of order…

Rachel Krause | August 28, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Mmm, Crystal Meth Donuts…

I’m still reeling from Sunday night’s tragic episode of “Breaking Bad” — GODDAMMIT I DON’T WANT TO HATE YOU WALTER WHILE BUT I DO! I HATE YOU! You know what…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 28, 2012 - 3:40 pm

Skeletal Style: A Scary Fashion Shoot Featuring Fierce Faux Face Tattoos

French fashion mag Ever magazine took a page from model Rick Genest and executed a photoshoot featuring a model with a fake face tattoo. I’ve always really loved Genest’s skull…

Julie Gerstein | August 28, 2012 - 3:20 pm

4 Reasons I Would Love To Drive You To The Airport

Today I am driving my best friend to the airport. I am ridiculously excited. Not because she’s leaving — of course I’ll miss her while she’s away — but because…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 28, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Doritos Taco Is Taco Bell’s Biggest Hit Ever

You may have scoffed when Taco Bell unveiled its Doritos Locos Taco—a taco wrapped in a Nacho Cheese Doritos-flavored shell—but the masses apparently love it, because it’s become Taco Bell’s…

Newser | August 28, 2012 - 2:50 pm

Now You Can Literally Stalk Kate Middleton’s Outfits Via iPhone App

So obsessed with Kate Middleton’s outfits that you need to own them? There’s a new iPhone app called Kate’s Style List that shows each and every one of Kate’s outfits…

Jessica Wakeman | August 28, 2012 - 2:40 pm
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