Etta James Has Died

By: Jessica Wakeman / January 20, 2012

Etta James has died at age 73, according to her longtime manager.

The blues singer was born in 1938 in Los Angeles as Jamesetta Hawkins and proved herself a gospel prodigy from a young age, performing in churches and on the radio. At age 12, she began working with bandleader Johnny Otis and… More »


A Wedding “Dress” That Would Make Pam Anderson Blush

By: Julie Gerstein / January 20, 2012

Remember when Pam Anderson got married to Kid Rock on a boat in a white bikini? Well, this wedding ensemble from Kaviar Gauche’s uh, Autumn/Winter 2012 collection, puts Pammy to shame. Yes, that’s right, Autumn/Winter. As in, the cold months. [Getty]… More »


How Long Before You Chuck Digital Evidence Of Relationships Past?

By: Leonora Epstein / January 20, 2012

If I had it my way, digital evidence of exes past would simply dissolve into the ethers of the Internet like an Alka Seltzer tablet. No deletion. No cutting of ties. Just a hope that somehow enough new things would pile on the past and bury it in places so hidden that you had to… More »


Morning Quickies: Sarah Burke, Skiier, Dies At 29

By: Jessica Wakeman / January 20, 2012

Top Canadian freestyle skiier Sarah Burke died yesterday in Salt Lake City, Utah, at age 29. The athlete, who lived in British Columbia, and had been training at a resort, had an accident on the slope and hit her head. Sarah Burke was a four-time gold medalist at the Winter X Games and had bee… More »


Katherine Heigl Eats Crow To Get Her “Grey’s Anatomy” Gig Back

Some people remember Katherine Heigl from her days on the show “Roswell.” But the grand majority got to know the actress as Dr. Izzie Stevens on”Grey’s Anatomy,” a role which won her the Emmy for Best Supporting Actress in 2007. (The film “Knocked Up” helped solidify her reputation that year, too.) But Heigl did not… More »


How To Dump Someone Without Being An Ass

By: Ami Angelowicz / January 20, 2012

I hate getting dumped. But I hate doing the dumping even more. I’ll take a breakup text any day of the week over having to send one. Not that I would EVER dump someone via text, even though I’ve been dumped that way. LAME. But I digress. I know how to deal with getting dumped. More »