Guy Talk: Learning To Be A Husband, Not A Son

By: Hugo Schwyzer / September 6, 2011

Not so long ago, my wife and I were talking to a recently-divorced friend of ours. She’s younger than we are, in her early thirties, and as far as she’s concerned, she’s never tying the knot again. Not because of an objection to the institution, but because she’s convinced that most men marry for one… More »


UPDATED: Rachel Uchitel Talks About Her Fiance Who Died In 9/11

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / September 6, 2011

UPDATE: Rachel Uchitel has said that she was “grossly misquoted” and is considering legal action against the NY Post for misconstruing the words below. Read more after the jump.

“I believe Andy was meant to die because he was too good … I’m almost happy it ended the way it did because I’ve learned… More »


The Good, The Bad & The WTF: Fewer Folks Living In The “Bachelor Pad”

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / September 6, 2011

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Three day weekends are amazing. And also, a little disorienting. Last night, I went about my merry way thinking it was Sunday until about 11 p.m., when I remembered that it was actually Monday and “Bachelor Pad” was already in progress. I stayed up late to watch the… More »


Girl Talk: On Being “That Young Guy With Cancer’s Wife”

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 6, 2011

When I married Jason on August 7, 2010, the same day as his 29th birthday, we didn’t feel that marriage would change our relationship dramatically. After five years of dating, we were true partners-in-crime who had traveled the world together, raised two small dogs as though they were our children, and enjoyed daily debriefing sessio… More »


Long As A Day, Short As A Sentence

By: Julie Gerstein / September 6, 2011

I am a very, very occasional journaler, mostly because I cannot deal with the pressure I feel to come up with a witty or wise way to summarize my life and day. But this Sentence-a-Day journal thing? I could do that! It’s an easy, low-intensity way to keep your memories in check. Concise and compact,… More »


Please Note, Madonna Loathes Hydrangeas

By: Ami Angelowicz / September 6, 2011

 

I didn’t know it was possible to detest a flower. Sure, you can prefer one over another, but to loathe a flower? When a reporter at the Venice Film Festival brought an offering of hydrangeas to Madonna during a press interview, she accepted them graciously enough, but then passive-aggressively rolled her eye… More »