Archive: Apr 2013

Natalie Portman To Play Lady MacBeth?

Natalie Portman has supposedly signed on to play Lady Macbeth opposite Michael Fassbender in a new “Macbeth” remake. If having once been in a film with Ashton Kutcher and

Jessica Wakeman | April 30, 2013 - 7:00 pm

LEGO Construction Worker Stickers That Build Sexism!

Last week the blog Talking To Strangers posted about a LEGO sticker showing a construction worker figurines catcalling, “Hey Babe!” LEGO issued a response, where they said, “To communicate the LEGO…

Sarah Gray | April 30, 2013 - 6:30 pm

April 30: What Are We Wearing Today?

HELLO HELLO. It’s the last day of April! Are we going to get some May flowers after all this April showers bullshit? One can only hope. May is also my…

Rachel Krause | April 30, 2013 - 6:00 pm

Pink Isn’t Afraid Of The Word “Slut”

“I’m a reformed slut. [Using the word] is my very unsophisticated way of taking the power back. I’ve always had an issue with, ‘OK, we’ve both decided to do this. Why…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 30, 2013 - 5:30 pm

Five-Year-Old Rape Victim Dies At Indian Hospital

Last night, a five-year-old girl died in a hospital in India from cardiac arrest, succumbing to wounds suffered when she was raped.

According to a hospital official, the child…

Sarah Gray | April 30, 2013 - 5:00 pm

Well Played: Zoe Saldana Is Seriously On Her Sartorial Game

Hey y’all, I just wanna give a shoutout to Zoe Saldana, who has been absolutely killing it everywhere she goes. Between two “Star Trek Into Darkness” events this week, and…

Rachel Krause | April 30, 2013 - 4:30 pm

Etsy Spotlight: Travel-Themed Jewelry To Celebrate Your Journey

We’ve been sharing our favorite travel tips, stories and destinations with you the past couple of weeks, so it seemed like a good time to pick out some of our…

Julie Gerstein | April 30, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Behold, A Glorious Inflatable Turd Sculpture

This artwork you see before you in a 51-foot-tall inflatable turd sculpture called “Complex Pile.” The inflatable turd sculptor is named Paul McCarthy, although I originally read his name as…

Jessica Wakeman | April 30, 2013 - 3:40 pm

Good News: James Deen’s Doctor Says Sex Is A Workout — But Only Porn Sex

“My doctor actually told me that sex doesn’t count as cardio and working out. And then the next time I saw him he had seen one of my scenes, and…

Jessica Wakeman | April 30, 2013 - 3:20 pm

Lourdes Leon’s New Look & 5 Other Celebs Rocking Green Hair

We don’t know if it’s a case of teen angst or a latent desire to follow in mom’s (former) footsteps, but Madonna’s 16-year-old daughter Lourdes Leon is a certified badass in…

Rachel Krause | April 30, 2013 - 3:00 pm

These Creepy Comments From Children Will Give You Chills

When my youngest son was maybe 2 years old, he crept outside our bedroom door very early one morning while my husband and I were still asleep. I awoke to…

The Stir | April 30, 2013 - 2:50 pm

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand On Why Women Need To Run For Office

“When women are at the table, a broader agenda is discussed, an agenda that looks out for all Americans, particularly those who are voiceless. Women’s voices are not better than…

Jessica Wakeman | April 30, 2013 - 2:40 pm

Your Slutty Behavior Is Killing Flowers (Or Something?)

You probably didn’t know that by taking the birth control pill, you are directly contributing to lethal experimentation, euthanasia, poverty, and crime. Well, this flower/weed graphic discovered by feminist blogger…

Jessica Wakeman | April 30, 2013 - 2:20 pm

A Penis In The Garbage Disposal & 9 Other Penis Attacks

Santa Ana, California, woman Catherine Kieu Becker got really mad at her husband Glen for having an “inappropriate relationship” with someone. So mad that she drugged him, tied him to…

Julie Gerstein | April 30, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Well Played: Ellen and Portia At The “Arrested Development” Premiere

Hot damn, Ellen and Portia are a beautiful couple, aren’t they? My favorite thing about them is that every time they’re together, they both just light up–they wear their adoration…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 30, 2013 - 1:40 pm

An Open Letter To Tori Spelling And The Chicken That Sleeps In Her Bed

Dear Tori Spelling,

I try to ignore it whenever I see gossip stories about you. Why? Because you’re doin’ you and I’m doin’ me and what you do…

Ami Angelowicz | April 30, 2013 - 1:20 pm

Mommie Dearest: Four Months Maternity Leave? We Wish!

Pop star Shakira gave birth to her son, Milan, back in January. Since then, she’s been hard at work promoting her new gig as a judge on the NBC show,…

Avital Norman Nathman | April 30, 2013 - 1:00 pm

Wil Wheaton Explains Why Being A Nerd Is Awesome

A few days ago, at the Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo, my original number one dream celebrity boyfriend Wil Wheaton — best known for being an actor, writer and professional nerd –was…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 30, 2013 - 12:40 pm

Man Spent $2,600 On A Carnival Game And All He Got Was This Lousy, Dreadlocked Banana

New Hampshire man Henry Gribbohm thought he was dropping $300 on a carnival game for the chance to win an Xbox Kinect. As these things tend to go, when he…

Ami Angelowicz | April 30, 2013 - 12:20 pm

Dating Don’ts: The Case For Doing Nothing

I have something I need to get off my chest. I’m experiencing pangs of guilt about writing about dating when I’m no longer doing it. I wake up some mornings…

Ami Angelowicz | April 30, 2013 - 12:00 pm
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