Girl Talk: I Dated His Clone To Get Over Him

By: Alexandrea Ravenelle / December 16, 2011

When Trevor posted a Facebook suggestion that we go somewhere tropical where he could “teach me to scuba dive” and we could “smile again,” I jumped at the chance.

Trevor was six foot one, built like a SubZero and fluent in, at last count, five languages – several of which were dead. I… More »


Get Your Free Shipping On — Today Only!

By: Julie Gerstein / December 16, 2011

Still haven’t got all your Christmas shopping done? No worries, today is Free Shipping Day, a completely arbitrary and made up celebration of online commerce. More than 2,900 retailers have signed on to participate, including Sephora, Barnes and Noble, and Amelia’s fave, J. Crew. You can search by type of good or service you want,… More »


Guess Who Still Believes In Love?

By: Ami Angelowicz / December 16, 2011

“Absolutely. I believe in love, always … [But] I’m not looking … [I plan on being] a new me in 2012.”
Kim Kardashian on the state of her love life. This is coming from a woman whose New Year’s resolution last year was to stay single for 2011. A woman who went public… More »


Holiday Gift Guide: The Sex Toy Enthusiast (NSFW)

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 16, 2011

Every holiday season, every publication imaginable puts together gift guides filled with shopping ideas for the festively confused. It has always surprised me that more gift guides for husbands and wives and boyfriends and girlfriends, don’t suggest sexy goodies. Lots of sex toys are inexpensive (under $40, with lots of them under $30) and unlike… More »


Meet The World’s Shortest Woman

By: Huffington Post Weird News / December 16, 2011

A high school student in central India was recognized as the world’s shortest woman by Guinness World Records on Friday as she turned 18 and said she hopes to earn a degree and make it in Bollywood.
Jyoti Amge stood just 62.8 centimeters (24.7 inches) tall – shorter than the average 2-year-old – whe… More »


Oh Lovely, Donna Karan’s New Ads Treat Native People Like Props

By: Julie Gerstein / December 16, 2011

Donna Karan spent some time in Haiti after the country’s devastating earthquake in 2010, so she was moved to base her latest advertising campaign there.  “Bringing awareness to Haiti has become a personal passion,” said Karan in a release. “For Spring, it was also my creative inspiration, bringing my two worlds together. This campaign, shot… More »