Dear Rachel Maddow, Please Date Me

By: Jessica Wakeman / October 6, 2011

I’m finding myself strangely attracted to Rachel Maddow on the cover of The Hollywood Reporter, despite my otherwise-lifelong heterosexual inclinations. Anyone else familiar with this feeling? [The Hollywood Reporter]… More »


In Thailand, Hello Kitty Means Humiliation

By: Julie Gerstein / October 6, 2011

Bangkok, Thailand has taken a pretty non-traditional approach to curbing police corruption. Of late, they’ve been punishing officers who act out of line by requiring that they wear pink Hello Kitty armbands on their uniforms. “This new twist is expected to make them feel guilt and shame and prevent them from repeating the offense, no… More »


21 Celebrity Tanning Disasters!

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 6, 2011

Teen bride Courtney Stodden, who single-handedly keeps the frosted lipstick industry afloat, supposedly set up that beach romp photo shoot to prove to the world that her assets — i.e. her globe-like breasts — are real. But my eyes were immediately drawn to another area of her body — those abs. While I suppose there… More »


R.I.P. Steve Jobs

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 5, 2011

“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma, which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of other’s opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already… More »


Evening Quickies: Why Blake Lively And Leonardo DiCaprio Split

By: Jessica Wakeman / October 5, 2011

Just as we suspected, Blake Lively and Leonardo DiCaprio’s five-month whirlwind romance came to an end because they’re at different places in their lives. A source tells Us Weekly that “mature” Leo is “looking for someone to eventually start a family with,” while Blake most decidedly is not. It figures: she’s 24 and he’… More »


Today’s Lady News: Fox News Chief Hired Sarah Palin “Because She Was Hot”

By: Jessica Wakeman / October 5, 2011

Roger Ailes of News Corps hired Sarah Palin as a political commenter on Fox News “because she was hot and got ratings,” he told the AP. Jesus. Sexist much? Do you even want to pretend you hired her for her brains? [Yahoo]
The Women’s Museum of Dallas is planning to close on October… More »