Here are some things you should know about author Rachel Shukert: She looks an awful lot like Kathleen Hanna; she wrote and recorded an amazing awards show-worthy Oscar movie medley; she recaps so-campy-it-hurts “Smash” for funsies; and she’s the author of three of my favorite books ever. Shukert’s first two, Everything Is Going To Be Great… READ MORE »
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Ryan Gosling announced he’s taking a (temporary!) break from acting. “I’ve been doing it too much. I’ve lost perspective on what I’m doing,” he told The Associated Press. “I think it’s good for me to take a break and reassess why I’m doing it and how I’m doing it. And I think this is… READ MORE »
The original Dora The Explorer was a fearless, bilingual force to be reckoned with–it’s not too much of a stretch to reimagine her as Lara Croft-style action hero, is it? In this hilarious video (part 1 of a 3-part mini movie), Ariel Winter plays Dora as a gambling, swearing, juice-box-drinking martial arts master on a… READ MORE »
My only real criteria for a successful mashup is that the two things being smooshed together are things I really like. So, yeah, “Mad Men” meets “Mean Girls”? Why the hell not! Mean Mad Men is a new Tumblr that combines “Mad Men” screenshots with memorable “Mean Girls” quotes. Somehow, they go together like Lindsay… READ MORE »
Rory Gilmore and Pete Campbell are engaged! I mean, Alexis Bledel and Vincent Kartheiser, who met on the set of “Mad Men,” are getting hitched. Will Jon Hamm and his wonder wang officiate? [US Weekly]
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are supposedly naming their baby “North,” so her name will be North West. READ MORE »
Today in Things Rush Limbaugh Grossly Misunderstands About America in 2013: he raved on his show about how Beyoncé’s new song “Bow Down” is an ode to wifely submission, praising her for doing a “total 180,” marrying her “rich” husband Jay-Z and “she now understands it’s worth it to bow down.” Now, had this… READ MORE »
If you thought Beliebers were the craziest celeb fans, think again! One Direction fans have got ‘em beat. Apparently, some 1D fans are not pleased that member Liam Payne has a new girlfriend and the two adopted a puppy. And so they’ve taken to THREATENING THE PUPPY’S LIFE ON TWITTER. Have these teens never… READ MORE »
Saoirse Ronan (pronounced “Sir-sha”) first came to our attention as conniving young Briony Tallis in the amazing 2007 film adaptation of “Atonement.” She followed that up by appearing as murder victim Susie in “The Lovely Bones” and as the titular bad-ass young assassin in “Hanna.” For an 18-year-old, she’s certainly accomplished a lot.
Shiri Appleby is best known for her role on the since canceled TV show “Roswell,” and most recently as Adam’s new girlfriend Natalia on “Girls.” An actress whose star is back on the rise! So why has there been barely a peep from the notoriously pervy blogosphere about a leaked nude photo allegedly featuring the pretty… READ MORE »
Let’s play a game of “My Strange Addiction” Would You Rather. You go first. Would you rather drink blood or drink pee? You have to pick one, “neither” is not an option.
I love me some Bill Cosby. As a child I used to actively wish he was my dad, which really pissed off my real dad. Sorry about that, real dad! Anyway, Bill is so funny, and I just love his face. And his voice. And, like, everything about him. Yeah, if you asked me what… READ MORE »
This week, the chattering classes have been embroiled in a debate about New York magazine’s cover story “The Retro Wife,” which explored feminists who choose to be stay-at-home-moms. I weighed in, as did Jezebel with their subtle headline “‘The Feminist Housewife’ Is Such Bullshit.’” It’s controversial! But, really, who cares what a couple of bloggers… READ MORE »