What It Means To Be “Gray-Sexual”

Rachel White / November 22, 2011

Belinda’s OkCupid account opens with this message: “If you are looking for casual sex, please move on … If you are looking for formal sex, please move on as well. Actually, if you’re looking for sex in general, I’ll probably disappoint you.”

If you are acquainted with the orientation known as asexuality, Belinda’… More »


Michele Bachmann Plays Word Association Game With Jimmy Fallon

Jessica Wakeman / November 22, 2011

Michele Bachmann visited Jimmy Fallon last night and completely made me understand how other people love her. If I didn’t think her political beliefs were absolutely reprehensible, I’d like her! That Rick Perry “three” joke was a good one, you have to admit. [Gotcha Media]… More »


Woman Chooses Plastic Surgery Over Home

Julie Gerstein / November 22, 2011

How much is having the perfect body worth to you? For 50-year-old Jayne Fenney, of Kent, UK, it was worth more than having a place to live. So she sold her house in order to afford the plastic surgery she desired. More »


The Soapbox: Fashion Policing Can Be Brutal

Sally McGraw / November 22, 2011

A note about this piece: The Frisky obviously regularly features our own brand of celebrity fashion policing (The Good, The Bad & The WTF, generally). When Sally, who regularly writes for us, pitched me this topic, I thought she had a valid point, one that many share and that she would argue well. Having herMore »


Foodie Fight!

Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 22, 2011

This Thanksgiving week, I would like to give a personal shout out to the creator of Foodie Fight, a game which combines two of my favorite pastimes — somewhat useless trivia and eating. This Trivial Pursuit-style game tests your knowledge of everything from “culinary science and celebrity chefs to food history and exotic cuisine.” For… More »


Charla Nash, Woman Attacked By Chimp, Reveals Her Face Transplant

Ami Angelowicz / November 22, 2011

Charla Nash, the woman who was viciously attacked by a friend’s chimpanzee, gave her first interview on “The Today Show” since receiving a face transplant. Because Charla is blind, she can’t see her new visage, but tells Meredith Viera, “I’ve had people tell me I’m beautiful and nobody ever told me I was beautiful before.&#8221… More »