Bloggers’ Breast Cancer Diagnoses, Only Days Apart, Illustrates The Importance Of Early Detection

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 2, 2011
In Tuesday's Lady News, we told you that former Frisky contributor Susannah Breslin has been diagnosed with breast cancer and linked to her Forbes Woman blog about the experience of getting her first mammogram and finding out the results. Susannah has received a lot of get well messages from friends and strangers alike as a result of… More »


Forever 21 Rips Off (Wait For It) Kurt Cobain

By: Julie Gerstein / December 2, 2011
Forever 21's warpath of cultural and social appropriation knows no bounds. Its latest target? The obscure '80s San Francisco punk band Flipper, whose most well-known fan was probably the late great Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain. It seems ye olde Forevs has reproduced a DIY-ed Flipper T that Kurt Cobain MADE HIMSELF in its latest round… More »


Lady Gaga Gets Naked — Really Naked — In “Marry The Night” Video

By: Stefanie Blejec / December 2, 2011
Check out the video premiere of Lady Gaga's "Marry the Night"!  If you think you've seen every artistic, emotional and physical angle of Gaga, as always, think again. Never failing to push her own boundaries, "Marry the Night" is a psychotic whirlwind hinting of "Black Swan," "Flashdance" and "Girl, Interrupted." There is the usual lush exce… More »


Most Popular Baby Names Of 2011 Arrive To Scramble Parents’ Minds

By: The Stir / December 2, 2011
Baby names: We're obsessed with them. When I was naming my daughter, I spent hours combing through baby naming sites (especially the Social Security Administration's popular baby names site), carefully making, pruning, adding to, and reordering my list. This name was too popular. That one not popular enough. You get the idea. BabyCenter has just released its annual list… More »


Jen’s Waves, Angie’s Blowout: 7 Celebrity Hairstyle How-Tos

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / December 2, 2011
Oh, celebrities: we hate them for never having a bad hair day, but we love them for the endless style inspiration they provide. From old Hollywood curls to beachy waves to that elusive flawless blowout, check out these seven celeb hairstyles and how to translate them from the red carpet to everyday life... More »


Guns Were The Hottest Black Friday Purchase

By: Julie Gerstein / December 2, 2011
Gather round children, you're about to hear a depressing tale. Guns -- yes, guns -- were a real hot ticket item this past Black Friday. Apparently, gun sellers recorded the highest day ever of gun sales, smashing the previous one-day record by a whopping 32 percent. Firearms rights people think this is awesome. "I think… More »