20 Things I’m Thankful For This Year

Jessica Wakeman / November 18, 2011

This year, in honor of the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday, The Frisky staff is going to be sharing our lists of what we’re thankful for. Amelia shared on Thursday  and now Jessica is up next… More »

“The Ricki Lake Show” Set To Return In 2012

Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 18, 2011

And now for the best news I’ve heard all day! Ricki Lake has announced that after a nine year absence from the boob tube — during which she birthed some babies at home without drugs, got divorced, and appeared on “Dancing With the Stars” — her talk show will be returning to television next fall. More »

This Is What Your Brain Looks Like During An Orgasm

Ami Angelowicz / November 18, 2011

Researchers at Rutgers University used brain scan technology to find out exactly what’s going on when women orgasm. A whole lot, apparently. Scientists monitored 80 separate regions of the brain to measure the oxygen levels as a woman approaches climax (red is the lowest and yellow/white is the highest). As you can see, when we’re… More »

Girl Talk: I’ve Got “Recovery Envy”

Rachel Kramer Bussel / November 18, 2011

I’m not an addict, and I’m not an alcoholic. But as offensive as this may sound, I sometimes I wish I were, if only so I could have a language and a community to help me deal with what often seem like out of control urges—a structure surrounding me to help me cope with, well,… More »

“Tempting” Eyes Can Now Get You In Trouble In Saudi Arabia

Rachel Krause / November 18, 2011

Religious police in Saudi Arabia may now stop sluts women in public walking around with “tempting” eyes. In other words, Saudi gals with attractive peepers may be forced to cover them up, if a vice officer deems them inappropriate. This is only the most recent “repressive measure” that may be taken against women by the… More »

Watch Soldiers Reunite With Their Adopted Afghan Dogs

Julie Gerstein / November 18, 2011

Stray dogs became like family for many of the American troops serving over in Afghanistan, and for some, leaving their posts and coming home means leaving their new pets behind. But a lucky few soldiers were able to be reunited with their long lost furry friends recently, in a heartwarming homecoming. It’s tough to say… More »