Today’s Lady News: Planned Parenthoods In Kansas Get Funding Again

By: Jessica Wakeman / August 31, 2011

Yesterday a federal judge ordered Kansas to restore federal family planning funds to Planned Parenthood clinics in the state. Earlier this year, the state legislature stripped Planned Parenthood Kansas of part of its funding because it is upset the clinics provide abortions. [McClatchy DC]
Illinois state representative Deborah Mell (D) married her longtime partner… More »


August 31: What Are We Wearing Today?

By: Ami Angelowicz / August 31, 2011

Doctors Can’t Force Texas Women To View Ultrasound Before Abortions, Judge Rules

By: Jessica Wakeman / August 31, 2011

A federal judge has struck down parts of an extreme Texas law going that would require a doctor to show a woman — including a rape victim — an ultrasound, describe the development of the fetus, and give her headphones to listen to a fetal heartbeat before an abortion. Doctors who refused to do these… More »


Shopping Guide: Rad Rope Detailing

By: Julie Gerstein / August 31, 2011

Shopping Guide: Rad Rope Detailing

By: Julie Gerstein / August 31, 2011

The other day, I saw a great shirt with nautically-themed rope detail on it, and almost purchased it, but balked at the last minute. I’m kicking myself now, because the rope detailing gave the blouse an added kick that elevated it from typical to totally outstanding. To ensure that you and I don’t make that… More »


Paz De La Huerta Glamourizes The Crotch Shot

By: Jessica Wakeman / August 31, 2011

Watch out, Britney, you’re not the only girl in Hollywood flaunting the crotch shot. “Boardwalk Empire”‘s Paz de la Huerta shows us ladies how it’s done (thigh highs, garter, matching bra and panties) in this new sexy new ad for Agent Provocateur. Paparazzi aren’t just slimeballs — they’re also very lucky! [NYmag.com]… More »