Disney Movies For When It’s Too Hot To Do Anything

Catherine Strawn | June 11, 2008 - 5:30 pm

Disney will be screening a few of its movies online this summer. On Saturday nights throughout the summer, you’ll be able to watch such classics as Finding Nemo, Monsters Inc., and Peter Pan on ABC’s Wonderful World of Disney, and then the next day — and for that whole week — the movie of the… More »

Sensitive Skin, Hot Sex

Simcha | June 3, 2008 - 4:30 pm

Sex is still in the city and on HBO. Kim Cattrall, aka Samantha Jones, will executive produce/star in Sensitive Skin, a new show about a 50-something Manhattan housewife putting herself (and her crotch) out there. The series will be based on a BBC program of the same name which featured the coolest cougar from AbsolutelyMore »

Jane Pratt’s Rough Ride

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 2, 2008 - 8:30 pm

Jane Pratt used to be my hero, back when I had heroes. She became the youngest Editor-in-Chief ever when she was hired to edit Sassy, the coolest teen mag ever and always, when she was only 24. She then went on to edit, Jane, targeted at 20-something women — both of these magazines, Sassy especially,… More »

Get REALLY Skinny For Bikini Season!

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 29, 2008 - 10:00 am

Thank goodness for The Onion. I was really tearing my hair out about how to lose the extra 50 lbs I’m carrying around my mid-section before putting on a bikini this summer, but now I know chewing on pencils when I’m hungry is the answer! [The Onion] … More »

Romance On TV: Chuck Can’t Handle Love

Catherine Strawn | May 20, 2008 - 2:30 pm

Last night’s season finale of Gossip Girl was a spectacle, and one of the more interesting plot lines was the Blair/Chuck romance. Basically, Chuck admits (to Nate) that he’s in love with Blair. He makes this sappy toast at his father and Lily’s wedding, and then he invites Blair to go to Tuscany… More »

The Frisky TV: Too Much Information About My First Boyfriend

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 9, 2008 - 7:00 pm

Listen, I know you want to know all the sordid details of my life, okay? And because I care so much, I am going to reveal a deeply personal story every month in a segment called “TMI (Too Much Information)”. But there’s a catch. You have to do the same. After I’ve answered… More »

Sweet Release: What’s In And Out The Week Of May 6th 2008

Simcha | May 6, 2008 - 5:15 pm

Music critics and aficionados agree, Neil Diamond is a gem. The rock solid sexagenarian songwriter has just released his highly anticipated album entitled Home Before Dark. Produced by the legendary Rick Rubin and backed by Superwolf’s guitar superhero, Matt Sweeney, the talented troubadour has composed more thoughtful, sweet songs that are guaranteed to make his… More »

Mash-Up: Miss Piggy Learns The Teaches Of Peaches

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 6, 2008 - 4:30 pm

Let me just start this post off by saying that you should probably listen to the above video with your headphones on if you’re at home or in the company of small, impressionable children, especially ones that enjoy The Muppet Show. Behold, one of the greatest video dubs ever — Miss Piggy and… More »

We Heart The Midwest Teen Sex Show

Catherine Strawn | April 11, 2008 - 6:15 pm

Despite the fact that none of us are teens or from the Midwest (well, except for me! Hooray for Ohio!), we are majorly down with the Midwest Teen Sex Show. These web-isodes are hilarious and educational – we had completely forgotten that learning can be funny! People of all ages should embrace the awkwardness that… More »

The Simpsons Get Shut Off

Simcha | April 9, 2008 - 5:00 pm

A Venezuelan TV Channel is pulling The Simpsons off the air after being barraged with complaints that the show is not appropriate for children. Jeez. Don’t have a cow, man! According to the station manager, “The Simpsons worked very well — so much so that it had the highest levels of viewership for that morning… More »

Back On The Block

Simcha | April 3, 2008 - 3:30 pm

Just when we think our groupie years are behind us, a pic like this comes out and makes us want to wake up at the butt crack of dawn to cry and scream “I Love You!” at the New Kids on the Block’s Today Show concert on Friday. The Boston boy band that disbanded in… More »

Dr. Pepper Is Gay For Axl Rose

Simcha | March 27, 2008 - 7:30 pm

Dr. Pepper is in love with Axl Rose, just like we were when Paradise City seemed to be in his snakeskin pants. While the former Guns ‘N’ Roses lead singer may have an appetite for self-destruction, Dr. Pepper wants to heal his wounded heart by offering one free can of soda per fan, if Rose… More »

Crave: “We Rob Banks”

Catherine Strawn | March 26, 2008 - 3:45 pm

Grab your beret! The Bonnie and Clyde Ultimate Collector’s Edition is available on DVD. [Amazon.com] … More »

Romance On TV: Millionaire Matchmaker Recap

Catherine Strawn | February 27, 2008 - 2:30 pm

Last night’s Millionaire Matchmaker featured Brendan, a young (26!) New Jersey millionaire, and Robby, aka “The Roller Rapper,” who is 39 and just finished roller-skating across the country on what he calls his “Love Tour,” raising money for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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Who Was The Fiercest Oscar Starlet?

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 25, 2008 - 6:47 pm

Romance On TV: Big Brother Plays Matchmaker

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 19, 2008 - 6:30 pm

Forget the Millionaire Matchmaker! Julie Chen and the rest of the people behind my favorite summertime guilty pleasure, Big Brother, are looking to play Cupid for the first Winter season of the hit reality TV show. For the ninth season, the cast is totally single and ready to mingle — or as Julie puts it,… More »

Maxim Makes Another Stupid List

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 11, 2008 - 1:00 pm

The “lists” Maxim comes up with drive us a lil’ crazy. A few months ago they published their list of the “least sexy” female celebrities, which was topped by Sarah Jessica Parker. This time around they have a list of “not traditionally pretty women” that they would totally “do”. How mature and generous of them… More »

Hot Outta The Oven: I Heart U Garlicky Pizza Bianca

TTB | February 5, 2008 - 6:00 pm

Hot foodie Teri Tsang Barrett knows her way around a kitchen — a graduate of the Institute of Culinary Education, she works as a Food Editor at Everyday With Rachael Ray in constant search of the perfect thin crust pizza. Every couple of weeks she sends The Frisky her favorite sexy recipes –More »

New Kids Back On The Block?

Simcha | January 29, 2008 - 5:05 pm

Quit playing games with my heart! Oh wait, wrong boy band, but still, are New Kids on the Block getting back together or what?! People says yes, Danny says no, but then he tells you to go to the newly created NKOTB.com to check for announcements. You tease! I’m sure you boys, who are now… More »

Spiderman Is Single

Catherine Strawn | January 16, 2008 - 3:30 pm

Together for more than 20 years, a couple loved by many has called it quits. Peter Parker and Mary Jane, who were married in 1987 at Shea Stadium in New York, are no longer together as of this month. Joe Quesada, the editor-in-chief of Marvel Comics, has said that it was time to shake things… More »