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,… READ MORE »
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… READ MORE »
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… READ MORE »
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… READ MORE »
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,… READ MORE »
“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 then… READ MORE »
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… READ MORE »
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… READ MORE »
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… READ MORE »
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… READ MORE »
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… READ MORE »