Love ‘Em Or Leave ‘Em: Message Sweaters

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / November 21, 2011

Remember when message T-shirts were really popular and Paris Hilton was always wearing baby tees that said things like “Hottie” or “I love shoes”? That was a weird time. These days, sweaters seem to have surpassed T-shirts as the wordiest garments. Stores are packed with cozy pullovers and cardigans emblazoned with random sayings like “Bonjour!&#8221… More »

Girl Talk: My Best New Year’s Eve Ever Is Yet To Come

Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 21, 2011

If a movie was to be based on my love life, it would be called “New Year’s Eve.” (Or it would be called that if there wasn’t already a movie coming out with that very name and, in fact, sponsoring this very post.) But seriously, if I actually had the patience to sit down and… More »

Alyse Bradley, Wife, Sells Husband On Craigslist

Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 21, 2011

The Best Of The Pepper-Spraying Cop Meme

Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 21, 2011

There is absolutely nothing funny about the incident at UC Davis late last week, in which police officers — specifically Officer John Pike — pepper-sprayed peaceful protesters at close range. But there is something quite funny about the internet meme which features Pike pepper-spraying people in famous paintings and photographs. Especially since they are about… More »

The Good, The Bad & The WTF At The 2011 American Music Awards

Julie Gerstein / November 21, 2011

It seems like the American Music Awards are kind of like the off-brand Grammys. Sure, some of the big stars are there, but, like, Jay-Z and Beyonce aren’t exactly banging down the door to make an appearance. And also, what’s up with Sprint throwing its name up all over everything? Kind of tacky, no? Just… More »

Oops: A Guy Asked Me On A Date And I Laughed At Him

Jessica Wakeman / November 21, 2011

Jessica’s Note on 11/23/11: An update to this post has been published here.

Late Sunday afternoon, I was lying around watching reruns of “Millionaire Matchmaker” when I realized I would fall asleep if I didn’t caffienate, pronto. I paused Patti Stanger, threw on my coat, and scurried to the local coffee shop. I… More »