U.S. Representative Paul Broun (R-Ga) has introduced a bill that would ban all sexually explicit material from military bases overseas, including Playboy, Penthouse, and Maxim magazines — currently there is a ban on “porn” enforced, but there is a loophole. Critics of the bill say it would be bad for morale.
A Department of Defense committee that reviews materials sold on bases ruled last year that magazines such as Playboy and Penthouse are not pornographic. But Broun’s Military Honor and Decency Act includes language that could make those magazines eligible for the ban…. Broun, a Marine veteran, told Newsweek recently that the magazines sold in military exchanges are partly responsible for a rise in sexual assaults in the military and other problems.
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Our limited knowledge of jewels tells us this is a cushion cut diamond with a gold band. Purdy. [Costume Institute Gala, New York, 5/5/08] Keep reading »
Don’t forget! It’s National Pet Week! You don’t want anyone to think this little nugget of love is cuter than your pet, do you? If not, send pictures to email@example.com. At the end of the week we’ll post the ones that made us melt into a puddle of our own tears. Keep reading »
Kim Cattrall is 51, and her boyfriend of four years is 23 years younger than her. That means he would have just been born when she was finishing college. But that ain’t no thing for Kim, who said, “I find a lot of men can’t always keep up with me!” What do you think about dating a guy who’s way younger? [AHN]
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And we do mean Indiana Jones not Harrison Ford. Love Harrison, but this hotness dedication is specific to his whip cracking character, who shall be returning to the big screen in Indiana Jones and the Kingdown of the Crystal Skull, out May 22nd. We decided to go for a photo of vintage Indy because honestly — and not to be an ageist, but c’mon — he was hottest back in the day. I really think Banana Republic owes their stock market boom to Indy and his khaki style. Keep reading »