Archive: Apr 2013

Worst Mother Of The Week: Mom Forces Her 14-Year-Old Daughter To Get Pregnant

In one of the most horrifically bizarre cases we’ve heard in a while, a woman in London, England, attempted to have her 14-year-old daughter impregnated so she could have another…

Julie Gerstein | April 29, 2013 - 3:40 pm

Pooping At Work Is “The Last Office Taboo For Women,” Apparently

Everybody poops.

Deal with it, ladies.

And yes, I mean “ladies.” Because while there are many ways you are discriminated against in the office because of…

Jessica Wakeman | April 29, 2013 - 3:20 pm

Must Haves: 12 Lovely Lockets For Keeping Your Keepsakes

Lockets are a cute, old-timey way to keep the things you care about close to you. Whether you stick a picture, or a tiny note, or your breast milk (!?)…

Julie Gerstein | April 29, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Emma Stone Proves It’s Possible To Love Her Even More

Cosmopolitan: What makeup do you think guys like on a girl?
Emma Stone: I could care less. I think women should wear whatever makeup they want for themselves. Makeup should…

Jessica Wakeman | April 29, 2013 - 2:40 pm

NBA Player Jason Collins Comes Out As Gay

In a moving piece in the May 6 issue of Sports Illustrated, veteran basketball player Jason Collins came out as gay today. The center, who’s spent the past 12 years…

Julie Gerstein | April 29, 2013 - 2:20 pm

10 Steps To A Terrifying Online Medical Diagnosis (In GIFs)

For the past week or so, I’ve had a small itchy rash on my cheek. Yesterday I finally went to the doctor, and by “went to the doctor” I mean…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 29, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Michigan Mother Is Very Concerned About Anne Frank’s Clitoris

Meet Gail Horalek, the busybody parent to top all busybody parents. She is very concerned that her daughter’s copy of The Diary Of A Young Girl is pornographic. It would…

Jessica Wakeman | April 29, 2013 - 1:40 pm

Teens Are Getting High On Flowers Nowadays

I was just starting to wrap my mind around the whole bath salts phenomenon, when I learned about “the growing and disturbing [drug] trend” amongst teens: FLOWERS. According to a…

Ami Angelowicz | April 29, 2013 - 1:20 pm

University Of Arizona Is Totally Cool With Student Holding “You Deserve Rape” Sign On Campus

A University Of Arizona junior named Dean Saxton was photographed last Tuesday standing on campus holding a sign reading “You Deserve Rape” while yelling insults at students. Saxton, who fancies himself…

Jessica Wakeman | April 29, 2013 - 1:00 pm

New Dutch King Willem-Alexander Gets His Own Vibrator

What better way to celebrate ascendency to the throne than with a commemorative vibrator? I like the way you think, The Netherlands. The Dutch Prince Willem-Alexander is to become King…

Jessica Wakeman | April 29, 2013 - 12:40 pm

“Game Of Thrones” Recap: Jon Snow Knows Something & Jaime Lannister Explains Himself — Plus, A Whole Lot Of Bare Butts!

I wasn’t sure if “Game Of Thrones” could get better than Khaleesi raising fire-breathing dragon hell, but last night’s episode might have been even better than the week prior. First of all,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 29, 2013 - 12:20 pm

14 Must-See Hello Kitty Destinations For The Hello Kitty Fanatic

Hello Kitty was born in 1974, and since then, the beloved Sanrio character has only grown in popularity, as evidenced by the plethora of travel options that will fulfill every…

Rachel Kramer Bussel | April 29, 2013 - 12:00 pm

The Man With The 132-Pound Nut Finally Got Scrotum Surgery

Las Vegas man Wesley Warren Jr. made headlines for his unusually large ball. He was trying to raise $1 million to have his more than 100-pound scrotum removed, which is caused…

Ami Angelowicz | April 29, 2013 - 11:40 am

Here’s Beyoncé And Andre 3000’s Cover Of Amy Winehouse’s “Black To Black”

It’s finally here: the Andre 3000 and Beyoncé cover of Amy Winehouse’s song “Back To Black” for the “Great Gatsby” soundtrack.

I’m going to say something controversial: I

Jessica Wakeman | April 29, 2013 - 11:21 am

The Soapbox: Just Because I’m Gay Doesn’t Mean That I’m Attracted To You

Moving through the world as someone who identifies as bisexual or queer, I’m always navigating difficult experiences that compartmentalize my sexuality. I’ve been labeled “indecisive” for not being more assertive…

Shanelle Matthews | April 29, 2013 - 11:00 am

Obama Plays Daniel Day Lewis Playing Obama

Daniel Day Lewis is famous for really inhabiting his roles. On the set of his latest film, “Lincoln,” Lewis lived as Abraham Lincoln 24/7, and the same goes for his…

Julie Gerstein | April 29, 2013 - 10:40 am

Farrah Abraham Getting An Absurd Amount Of Money For James Deen Sex Tape

Six figures. Six figures is how much Farrah Abraham from “Teen Mom 2″ is getting for her sex tape with James Deen.  (P.S. Watch a very NSFW clip here!) [TMZ]…

Jessica Wakeman | April 29, 2013 - 10:20 am

26 Travel Tips To Make Any Journey Better

When it comes to traveling, the best motto is probably “Keep It Simple, Stupid.” It’s really easy to overwhelm yourself by packing too many things, or making too many plans.

Julie Gerstein | April 29, 2013 - 10:00 am

Dixie Chick Natalie Maines Doesn’t Listen To Country Music Anymore

“People do look at it as an insult that I say I don’t listen to country music, which cracks me up. Music is a personal preference. Everyone’s free to connect…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 29, 2013 - 9:40 am

Watch President Obama’s Full White House Correspondents’ Dinner Speech

Missed the White House Correspondents’ Dinner on Saturday night? Of course you did, because why would be at home watching a bunch of politicians and members of the media yucking…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 29, 2013 - 9:20 am
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