“["Perky"] used to bother me because I thought there was a sexist undertone to that word. It meant shallow and cute, but not somebody who had any depth. It did become a pejorative word, but listen, it’s better than ‘bitchy.’”
— “CBS Evening News” anchor Katie Couric on the “perky” label she earned while co-hosting “Today” for 15 years. I don’t recall anyone calling Matt Lauer “perky,” do you? If I had to host “Today” starting at 7 a.m. every day, “bitchy” would totally be the word they’d use to describe me. [NY Times Magazine] Keep reading »
Earlier this week, we learned about a woman who married her truck. Apparently, she is not alone in her romantic love for her vehicle. A BBC documentary, “My Car Is My Lover,” explains more about mechanophilia, a sexual attraction to machinery such as cars, bicycles, or airplanes. Consider me enlightened by the guy who wants to take a car home and “rape it silly.” Cars of the world … beware. I shall tune in for next week’s installment about the woman who married the Eiffel Tower. It’s good to know that I have options in case I am unable to land a human mate. [Buzzfeed] Keep reading »
The Coachella Music Festival is in full swing in Indio, Calif. this weekend, and Celebuzz has your complete guide to dressing like a style-savvy celeb during the sunny music festival season!
It’s all about the sundresses, short-shorts and boyfriends when you’re listening to your fave tunes. It’s an all-star lineup at this year’s Coachella that includes Kanye West, Arcade Fire, Kings of Leon and Ms. Lauryn Hill.
Celebrities have been tweeting their excitement for the festival all week. Read more… Keep reading »
In Coed magazine’s collection of photos “Hef: The Early Years,” I couldn’t help but notice how much young Hugh Hefner looks like Rupert Everett, the British actor best known in America for pointing out to Julia Roberts that no one was chasing her in “My Best Friend’s Wedding.” Well, at least if there’s ever a “Playboy: The Movie,” we have a casting idea. Keep reading »