October 18: What Are We Wearing Today?

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 18, 2011

Happy Tuesday, Frisky readers! By way of introduction to “What Are We Wearing?” from now on, I’m going to try and share something somewhat silly revealing about each member of the (regular) staff. For example, I spend a lot of my non-work hours surfing the web (I am a real party animal, what can I… More »


It’s Time To Cry: Watch Two Elderly Lesbians Arrested Over Love

By: Jessica Wakeman / October 18, 2011

Is there anything cuter than an old married couple who are still in love? Reverend Kathryn Cartledge and Elizabeth Eve have 30 years together, but cannot be legally married in their home state because of bigotry against gays. This ‘We Do’ campaign video of the North Carolinian lesbians applying for a marriage license and the… More »


Have You Gotten Your Uggs Vaccine Yet?

By: Jessica Wakeman / October 18, 2011

Winter is on its way, which means all of us ladies are at risk for mistaking leggings for pants. But there’s hope! Three shots of Uggcitrin, the only vaccine for the Uggs boot virus, can protect you from purchasing oversized elephant shoes forever. Unfortunately, it does not protect you from Uggs if you already ow… More »


15 Kick-Ass Lady Cosplayers At New York Comic-Con

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 18, 2011

While putting together my Halloween inspiration board for Khaleesi Daenerys Targaryen (from “Game of Thrones”) I developed a serious appreciation for cosplayers. “Cosplay,” for those of you who don’t know, is short for “costume play.” Cosplayers dress up as their favorite characters from various sci-fi series, comic books, movies, etc. and they really bring it for… More »


Miss Piggy Has A Better Wardrobe Than We Do

By: Julie Gerstein / October 18, 2011

You’re going to be seeing a whole heck of a lot more Miss Piggy soon. That’s because she’s got a big role in the newest Muppets movie (out this November). In it, she plays a high-powered editor at French Vogue – and she has the wardrobe to match. In a new spread for InStyle, Miss Piggy… More »


10 Top Tips To End Rape

By: Jessica Wakeman / October 18, 2011

It’s a sad statement on humanity that some folks need advice like:
If you pull over to help a woman whose car has broken down, remember not to rape her.
But that doesn’t mean I don’t want to see this anti-rape campaign poster from Rape Crisis Scotland posted everywhere. (Thanks to commenter EscapeHatche… More »