Girl On Girl: Finally, Lesbian Relationships Make For Juicy Tabloid Fodder!

Trish Bendix / October 20, 2011

It makes me really happy that people are speculating about Rosie O’Donnell’s love life, that she’s in People magazine talking about how she met her girlfriend at a Starbucks. And The National Enquirer, that trashy rag, wrote an entire story recently about how Portia and Ellen don’t want kids. They literally took one idea from… More »

Would You Wear … Velvet Shoes?

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / October 20, 2011

Every year, fashion designers and editors try to make velvet happen, which is fine. A velvet dress really does look smashing at a holiday party, after all. And this season everyone is trying to turn the men’s slipper into the new ballet flat, which is a little weird, but I’m slowly warming up to the… More »

Parents Arrested For Disciplining Daughter With A Medieval Duel

Ami Angelowicz / October 20, 2011

Talk about old-fashioned parenting. Freemon Everett Seay and Julie Seay, from Washington State, were arrested for going Medieval on their 16-year-old daughter. When they found out she had gone to a party without their permission, she was beaten with a tree branch and forced to dress in armor and fight her stepfather with a woode… More »

What’s Become Of Your First Boyfriend?

Ami Angelowicz / October 20, 2011

The other day I had lunch with a work colleague who told me her first boyfriend from middle school just so happens to live in her apartment building, which is just crazy. We started reminiscing about our first boyfriends. Hers sounded like a nice, normal guy who turned out well. She must have been bor… More »

An “Intimacy Kit” For Hikers

Jessica Wakeman / October 20, 2011

Any Girl Scout worth her merit badges knows to always “Be prepared!” But my Scout leader never got to the part about doing the horizontal polka out in the woods. Fortunately Mountain Gear, an outdoor sports supply web site, has got any grownup Girl Scout covered.  Their “Backcountry Intimacy Kit” — sounds so sexy, doesn’t… More »

In Real-Life “Notebook” Tragedy, Couple Dies Holding Hands

Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 20, 2011

Well, this is the most tragically romantic story you’ll certainly read all week. Last week, Gordon Yeager, 94, and his wife Norma, 90 — who lived together for 72 years — were involved in a car accident and died one hour apart, holding hands in adjoining hospital beds. 
“They always did everything together,” their daughter said. More »