Today’s Lady News: Army Appoints First Black Female Two-Star General

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 30, 2011

The US Army has appointed Gen. Marcia Anderson as its first-ever black female two-star general. Gen. Anderson is already the highest-ranking woman in the Army. Congratulations! [The Grio]
A federal judge has refused to block a law in Kansas that limits the availability of insurance coverage for abortions. The law, which went into… More »

NYC Cops Warn Against Shorts & Skirts To Avoid Serial Rapist

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 30, 2011

A gift from me to you, A Handy-Dandy Guide On Things Not To Do If You’re A Cop — Or Anyone — Talking To Women About Sexual Assault When A Serial Rapist Is Afoot:

Suggest that wearing a skirt, shorts, or dress is just asking for it.
That’s it.

Unfortunately,… More »

September 30: What Are We Wearing Today?

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 30, 2011

I think I speak for everyone when I say TGIFF! That’s “Thank God It’s F**king Friday,” if you were wondering about the extra F. (If I ever put an extra F in an acronym, you can safely assume it’s for f**k.) Anyway, let’s see what we’re wearing headed into the weekend! More »

Justin Theroux Gets Bolognied

By: Kate Torgovnick/ / September 30, 2011

Jennifer Aniston’s neighbors do not seem to approve of her boyfriend, Justin Theroux. The actor, artist and writer often parks his BMW motorcycle in front of his lady’s house. And apparently, when a neighbor walked their dog past the bike this morning at 8 a.m., it was covered in bologna. As in, someone had stuck… More »

Melissa McCarthy Plays Girl Talk Jenga With Jimmy Fallon

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 30, 2011

If I could pick anyone to play Girl Talk Jenga with, it would be Melissa McCarthy and Jimmy Fallon. I thought Girl Talk questions were spicier, though, like “Who do you want to play Seven Minutes In Heaven with?” I guess they have to keep it PG-13 on “Late Night.” [Late Night With Jimmy Fallon]… More »

10 Great Paz De La Huerta Quotes & Photos

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 30, 2011

I gotta admit, I have a little bit of a girl crush on Hollywood Hot Mess Paz de la Huerta. I find her to be delightfully kooky. She’s not afraid to wear a see-through dress while running errands or share her personal experiences with the masses, like the time the ghost of Elvis gave her… More »