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Seth Rogen’s Wife Lauren Miller Is Being Stalked

Selena's Stalker
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46-year-old man says God told him to kill Selena Gomez. Read More »
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All about "The Master," a flick about Scientology and L. Ron Hubbard. Read More »
  • Seth Rogen’s actress wife Lauren Miller is being stalked by an unstable man who says voices in his head tell him to be with her. She has received a restraining order against the 31-year-old, who recently trespassed on the couple’s property. [Celebrity Cafe]
  • Katy Perry could be charged with indecency in India after asking a cricket player to show her how to play the game, which involved him placing his hands on her. [PopCrush]
  • Why is Spanish tennis hottie Rafael Nadal withdrawing from the London 2012 Olympics? [Betty Confidential]
  • Was PBS right to fire the actor Fred Willard from its show “Market Warriors” after he was arrested for jerking off inside a Los Angeles movie theater? [People]
  • Check out a clip from the 50 Shades Of Grey audio book! [Entertainment Weekly]
  • What’s the connection between STDs and foot fetishes? (And no, athlete’s foot does not count as an STD.)  [Em & Lo] Keep reading »

Kickstarter Campaign To Raise Money For “Miss Zee” Coloring Book Depicting Black Girls

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Kevin Hart's cartoon msg to black women is offensive and not funny. Read More »
Tantrum Arrest
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A six-year-old girl was arrested for a temper tantrum. Read More »
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An analysis was released on the status of women of color in the U.S. Read More »
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  • Designer Miss Gee of Louisville, Kentucky, is trying to raise $5,000 via Kickstarter for a line of coloring books for young black girls. Also a mama, she wanted to find coloring books for her daughter, Zee, and was unable to find ones that depicted characters that looked like her daughter. It’s a worthy project and certainly one I hope Frisky readers will support! [Clutch Magazine]
  • Gregory Peterson, a Republican fundraiser who co-chaired an event for Mitt Romney, has been arrested for kidnapping and raping multiple women. Peterson, of Utah, was charged with nine counts of forcible sexual abuse, seven counts of rape, three counts of aggravated rape, two counts of aggravated kidnapping, forcible sodomy, assault, burglary and sexual battery. Peterson harmed at least four women, whom he met both at church and via an online dating website. [Raw Story]
  • The Creole art gallery in Lansing, Michigan, is looking for vagina-themed artwork for an exhibit called “The Vagina Show,” coordinated in response to the recent foolishness over the word “vagina” being used in the state’s House of Representatives. [Detroit News] Keep reading »

Please, Please, Please, MTV, Make It Stop!

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Robyn appeared on the cooking reality show, "The Naughty Kitchen." Read More »
"Prom Queens" Trash
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It sounds like "RH" with higher metabolisms and cheaper lip gloss. Read More »
STD Contracts?
The "Jersey Shore" cast may have signed STD contracts. Read More »
Reality TV Lessons
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MTV is apparently casting a reality show about CATTY 16- to 21-year-olds who LIVE TO PARTY and love to create DRAMA. Do they also have to write in ALL CAPS?

If this casting notice that was snapped for MTV Networks International and UK production company Mentorn Media is not a fake, it looks like we have another “Real Housewives Of The Jersey Shorelisicous Couture” coming down the pike. Although God only knows why we need it. [Photo: Instagram]

Some Jerk Is Making A List Of The Ugliest Women In Politics

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German mayor helpfully allocates parking spaces just for dudes. Read More »
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Today in Stuff I Almost Don’t Want To Write About Because It Just Gives Them More Attention news:

Eric Golub, a “neoconservative comedian” and blogger for the conservative newspaper Washington Times, wants everyone to know he is writing a list of the 10 Ugliest Women in Politics. But don’t get your panties in a bunch, you oversensitive prisses with silly concerns about women being judged only on their looks — Eric Golub’s list of the 10 Ugliest Women will only include women whose character is ugly.  Keep reading »

5 Rules For A Book Club That Actually Reads

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10 memoirs that will make you feel better about your own crappy life. Read More »
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There are book clubs and then there are book clubs. The first is when you and a huge group of women, who may or may not have read the month’s assigned book, gather at someone’s house for margaritas, hummus and, oh, two hours of gossiping. Maybe 20 minutes at the end, those of you who actually read the book have a quick chat, but mostly this is a “big night out” for suburban types.

Then there are the book clubs. My beloved book club is filled with smartypants English majors from Williams. When it’s my month to pick a book, it is difficult to do so because they’ve read every book imaginable. We are ruled with an iron fist by a girl friend of mine who works in publishing and eats, lives, and breathes books.  I am sincerely scared to not read the book each month or, worse, not attend the meeting. If we gossip, it’s way towards the end, long after I have gotten my ass handed to me on a platter, intellectually speaking. But you know what? I wouldn’t trade it for anything.

I’ve been in both types of book clubs and I’d like to think I know a thing or two about ‘em. After the jump, here’s rules for a book club — I mean, a book club — that actually reads. Keep reading »

Bar Installs Pregnancy Test Vending Machine In The Ladies’ Room

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I don’t know what else is going on in Pub 500 in Mankato, Minnesota, but apparently it’s enough to warrant the installation of the “first ever” pregnancy test vending machine in the ladies’ room. I’m kidding, actually: it was not Pub 500 that installed the pee sticks for their lady patrons — they came courtesy of Healthy Brains For Children, which seeks to reduce fetal alcohol syndrome in kids. Women can buy pregnancy tests for $3 in dispensers similar to the ones that sell tampons and pads. The group hopes that more women will learn if they are pregnant before getting their bun in the oven totally sauced. Eventually the group hopes to install the vending machines in malls, gas stations and gyms as well. The ladies room location seems weird to me and possibly has the potential of causing more problems than it solves. Like, I can just see drunk couples at the bar getting into arguments over “Oh my God, are you pregnant? Why did you just buy a pregnancy test in the bathroom?” kind of stuff. And I’m especially confused about the Minnesota location. Shouldn’t this pilot program have been installed in Seaside Heights? [CityPages]

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