Archive: Sep 2013

Alexis Neiers From “The Bling Ring” Opens Up About Childhood Sexual Abuse

Alexis Neiers, the former reality show star who is the inspiration of Emma Watson’s character in Sofia Coppola’s movie “The Bling Ring,” has revealed that she was sexually abused at…

Jessica Wakeman | September 30, 2013 - 8:00 pm

Congressional Republicans Willing To Let Government Shutdown Over Birth Control In Obamacare

What’s more important: letting your boss refuse to cover your birth control pills in your health care plan or the jobs of 800,000 federal workers? You guessed right —…

Jessica Wakeman | September 30, 2013 - 7:30 pm

Be My Boyfriend: Guy Who Ran A Marathon Backward While Juggling

Dear Joe Salter, AKA The Guy Who Ran An Entire Marathon Backward While Juggling,

Some of the qualities I most admire in a man are a sense of…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 30, 2013 - 7:00 pm

Forever 21’s Batman And Catwoman Collection Has Me Conflicted

On the one hand, I’m not the hugest fan of Forever 21. As a company they’ve a history of things like (allegedly) ripping off designers and (allegedly) mistreating workers. And when I bought…

The Mary Sue | September 30, 2013 - 6:45 pm

Maksim Chmerkovskiy Has Sashayed His Way Into Kate Upton’s Heart

New couple alert! Kate Upton is dating “Dancing with the Stars”‘ Maksim Chmerkovskiy. I wonder if they argue over who is hotter, like, constantly? Better question: will I ever…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 30, 2013 - 6:30 pm

Little Girls Sing About “Disrupting The Pink Aisle” In Toy Stores To The Tune Of “We Are The Champions”

Late last year, Debbie, a woman in the male-dominated field of engineering, became frustrated with what she saw as the link between the gender disparity in her field and the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 30, 2013 - 6:00 pm

You Know You Want To Watch Alec Baldwin Doing Pre-Natal Yoga

File this one under “Things We Never Thought We’d See Except In Our Dreams”: Alec Baldwin doing pre-natal yoga with his wife and baby momma Hilaria, in a “Fit Mommy-to-Be…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 30, 2013 - 5:30 pm

Natalie Portman: Feminism Shouldn’t Be “Macho”

“I want every version of a woman and a man to be possible. I want women and men to be able to be full-time parents or full-time working people or…

Jessica Wakeman | September 30, 2013 - 5:00 pm

Read A Love Letter That Lena Dunham Sent To Her Boyfriend

My love life is currently in flux, best described as “genuinely complicated” with a heavy dose of “timing sucks,” and I admit I’m prone to occasional moments of unfair irritation…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 30, 2013 - 4:30 pm

Couple Tries To Spice Things Up By Having Sex On Train Tracks, Is Promptly Run Over

Well, I suppose the logical conclusion is that the sex was good. So damn good that a Ukranian 41-year-old man and his thirtysomething girlfriend, who were having sex on the train tracks in city…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 30, 2013 - 4:00 pm

Cher Says Divorce & Death Aren’t Stopping Sonny Bono From Paying Her Visits

Some people just do not understand the words “’til death do us part.” According to Cher, who married Sonny Bono when she was 18, but then divorced him 11 years later, her ex-husband,…

The Stir | September 30, 2013 - 3:45 pm

Speaking Of Spoilers, A Big One About The Next Bridget Jones’ Book Has Leaked

And because the book isn’t out yet, though the spoiler-ific excerpt is, I will adhere to my own rules about spoilers and keep this one out of the headline and…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 30, 2013 - 3:30 pm

8 Beauty Rituals That Are Surprisingly Meditative

When I went on a makeup hiatus, one of the most unexpected epiphanies I had was that I actually missed the time I spent getting ready in the mornings. Not…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | September 30, 2013 - 3:00 pm

UK Supermarket Apologizes For Selling “Inflatable Gay Best Friend” Doll, But You Can Still Buy It On Amazon

UK supermarket chain Tesco recently came under fire for selling a few offensive products on its website, including a Psycho Ward Halloween costume and an Inflatable Gay Best Friend doll.

Ami Angelowicz | September 30, 2013 - 2:30 pm

3 Helpful Tips For Avoiding Spoilers (That Don’t Include Yelling “No Spoilers!” And Expecting The Universe To Listen)

In the last six years that I’ve worked full-time on ye olde internet, blogging about, amongst other things, TV, there is one particularly common directive I’ve heard in our comments…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 30, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Driving Ruins Women’s Ovaries, Warns Saudi Cleric

Listen up, women of childbearing age! Do you ever want to have kids some day? Are you concerned about your fertility? Then never, ever get behind the wheel of a…

Jessica Wakeman | September 30, 2013 - 1:40 pm

Not Okay: Naked Guy With Boner Attempts To Pick Up Women In Deeply Uncomfy YouTube Video

It used to be that pick-up artists (PUAs for short) would just use the power of supremely douchey words in their attempts to “woo” women. But, oh, how I long for…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 30, 2013 - 1:20 pm

11 Highly Embarrassing Reasons We Turn Down Sex

You never need an elaborate explanation to turn down sex. “I’m not in the mood” or “I don’t want to” are perfectly acceptable — no further details necessary. But usually…

The Frisky | September 30, 2013 - 1:00 pm

The Conclusion Of “Breaking Bad” Set To Bone Thugs-N-Harmony’s “Tha Crossroads”

Last night, the series finale of “Breaking Bad” aired and, in my opinion, it was as right a conclusion to this story as we were ever going to get. Creator Vince Gilligan…

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