Archive: Jul 2013

Why Is The Company That Brought Us “Camp Gyno” Telling Us to Be “Discreet” About Our Periods?

Ever since that Camp Gyno ad hit, my feeds have been gushing over with all kinds of happy, squishy Period Power. Look at that little whippersnapper! She said “vag.” And after the recent Tampongate fiasco, the sight of tampons being gleefully tossed in the air is just what the doctor ordered. From the DIY Dora…

Claire Mysko / July 31, 2013

Cody Sebastian Parsons, Jimmy Ray Poage, Attack Girlfriends With Pizza: Cops

Two Carolina men faced jail time the past week after allegedly assaulting their girlfriends with pizza in separate cases.
Cody Sebastian Parsons, 25, was charged with assault on a female Sunday evening after North Carolina police responded to a domestic disturbance call, WFMY reported.
According to a police report obtained by The Smoking Gun, police…

Huffington Post Weird News / July 31, 2013

Sydney Leathers Was Into Sugar Daddies

Yesterday, there were bikini pics and today we learn that Sydney Leathers had a (now defunct) profile on SeekingArrangement, billed as the #1 sugar daddy dating site. TMZ reports that she was actively seeking sugar daddies on this site (and others) for more than three years in which time she juggled multiple men, but no…

Ami Angelowicz / July 31, 2013

Moreos Prove That A Brilliant Child Still Lives Inside Of Us

I think it’s really hard to keep up your childhood wonder and curiosity as you get older. Your priorities shift, you suddenly have to pay “rent” and “feed” yourself and “get a job.” You don’t have time to do awesome stuff, like create earth-shattering snack innovations. The Moreo, pictured above, is clearly the result of much…

Julie Gerstein / July 31, 2013

Real Talk: On Birth Control & Protecting Against Pregnancy, Part 1

This week’s Real Talk focuses on birth control: what we use, why, and our thoughts on all the issues surrounding the way we keep our bodies pregnancy-free! The second half of our conversation about contraception will run tomorrow.

The participants are:

Rose Fox is a book and magazine editor, event organizer,…

Avital Norman Nathman / July 31, 2013

Simon Cowell’s Having A Baby With His Best Friend’s Wife

Simon Cowell always played evil on TV, but we didn’t think he was like, actually terrible. But now, he’s having a baby with his best friend’s wife, New York socialite Lauren Silverman. What? Supposedly “Lauren and Andrew have been unhappy in their marriage for some time, and their divorce has been in the works for…

Julie Gerstein / July 31, 2013

Anthony Weiner Aide Trashes Intern, Call Her The C-Word & “Slutbag”

Interns! You’ve got to keep an eye on them* or else they blab secrets that end on the front page of The New York Daily News.

Well, maybe you do when you’re on the beleagured Anthony Weiner mayoral campaign. Ex-Weiner intern Olivia Nuzzi landed on the front cover of the Daily News yesterday

Jessica Wakeman / July 31, 2013

3 Pieces Of Life Advice From An Expert Summer Camper

When I was 11 years old, I went to summer camp for the first-time. This wasn’t your average YMCA “let’s get rid of the kids for the day ”camp but one of those overnight experiences where parents drop their children off in the middle of nowhere for a few weeks, leave them in the care…

Brianne Hogan / July 31, 2013

All Of My Body Image Issues Summed Up Neatly Into One Hilarious Drawing

When it comes to judging — or rather, assessing — the appearance, weight, and other such physical attributes of People That Are Not Me, I am forgiving to the point that someone close to me refers to me (endearingly? maybe? I hope?) as “Shallow Hal” (post-hypnotherapeutic incantation, obviously). It’s not that I can’t see it,…

Rachel Krause / July 31, 2013

“Orange Is The New Black”‘s Laverne Cox Worries About Being “Pretty Enough”

“I’m insecure about how I look … I was looking at some stills from the show that are up online. [In the past] I was like, “When I am successful, I’m going to look differently. I will have had more surgery, I will be thinner. And that will equal me being successful.” And the…

Julie Gerstein / July 31, 2013

An Inner Monologue While Working At A FitDesk

We have had the good fortune to test out a FitDesk here at Frisky HQ and I have decided to give you an honest account of my experience working on it. As I write this piece, I promise to pedal the entire without stopping for at least 20 minutes, without censoring myself whatsoever as to…

Ami Angelowicz / July 31, 2013

Sydney Leathers Visits Howard Stern, Says Anthony Weiner “Too Busy Jacking Off” To Run NYC

Anthony Weiner’s latest sexting recipient Sydney Leathers is continuing apace with her media blitz. After her bikini photoshoot and taking a meeting with Vivid Video’s CEO, Syd hit up Howard Stern’s Sirius radio show. She says he’s “too busy jacking off” to run New York City and “so book smart [but] so stupid i…

Jessica Wakeman / July 30, 2013

Bananas Thrown At Cecile Kyenge, Italy’s First Black Minister

Cecile Kyenge, Italy’s first-ever black minister, had bananas thrown at her at a political rally on Friday. Kyenge was born in the Democratic Republic of Congo but is now an Italian citizen. Last month, a right-wing politician called for Kyenge to be raped and then claimed it was a “joke.” [Feminist.org]
An eighth…

Jessica Wakeman / July 30, 2013

This Is What “Straight Primpin'” Looks Like

Have you ever wondered what it looks like when you mix an Internet dog-turned-Tumblr-intern, artisanal cheese, flat-ironed hair, and your best girlfriends getting ready for a night on the town? I’m guessing it’s not even as awesome as this video right here, directed by Jon Jon Agustavo, the dude behind the Macklemore’s absurdly awesome “Thrift…

Megan Reynolds / July 30, 2013

14 Most Dangerous Places To Go On Vacation

Vacations are supposed to be fun. When I take time off, the only danger I encounter is that I might drink too many pina coladas. But some people don’t know how to relax. Their idea of fun is cliff-jumping into an active volcano or swimming with the sharks wearing a steak Speedo or going to…

TruTV / July 30, 2013

Nude Photos Of Josh Hutcherson?! Plus, Porn Sex Vs. Real Sex

Josh Hutcherson, better known as Peeta Mellark in “The Hunger Games,” is the latest celeb to have his nudies leaked. [Stupid Celebrities]
Porn sex is different from sex in real life. This helpful video will remind you how (with the use of food). Like, the fact that our civilian vaginas (dried apricots) look…

Ami Angelowicz / July 30, 2013

Angelina Jolie Goes To A Movie Premiere And I Think Brad Pitt May Have Been There Too

Sorry, Brad, but my interest in “World War Z” would best be described as minimal to nonexistent. My interest in the gorgeous Angelina Jolie, however, regardless of the occasion, is totally tops. Seriously, Angelina should just be strategically placed in every single movie. Box office numbers would soar. I paid money to see “The Tourist,&#8221…

Rachel Krause / July 30, 2013

Well Played: Sienna Miller Looks Gorgeous In Dolce & Gabbana

Sienna Miller took a spotlight sabbatical for a few years there (but not before blessing the popular world with the ubiquitous plague that was “boho,” of course), birthing out a human, getting engaged to total ponytail babe Tom Sturridge, etcetera. But now she’s ba-ack, and you know what? Girlfriend looks hotter than ever. She eve…

Rachel Krause / July 30, 2013

On The Occasion Of National Cheesecake Day, Please Enjoy This “Golden Girls” Moment

It’s National Cheesecake Day, according to the people who make up these kind of things. In honor of said holiday, we’ve dug up this clip of the ladies from “Golden Girls” enjoying a slice or two in the kitchen, per the usual. Doesn’t cheesecake just solve all the problems? To celebrate, watch this clip, and…

Julie Gerstein / July 30, 2013

Watch What Happens When A Woman Propositions Men On The Street For Sex

Thanks to Andrea’s social experiment, we now know that walking up to strange men and asking them to have sex with you elicits a number of bizarre responses including, but not limited to: calling the cops, suspecting robbery, uncomfortable laughter, confusion, and a game of rock, paper, scissors. Of course there were some immediate YESe…

Ami Angelowicz / July 30, 2013
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