10 Retro Ads Targeted At Women

Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 4, 2011

Last night, I fell into a little bit of Flickr k-hole as I discovered and combed through a treasure trove of vintage ads targeted at women. Various household cleansers! Brillo pads! Life-changing appliance materials! A perfume called “Macrame”! And a crocheted toilet paper cover that looks like a poodle? Oh yes. Some of these are… More »

Meet Marbles Harsgrove: Vintage Melissa McCarthy

Ami Angelowicz / November 4, 2011

She’s almost unrecognizable with a bowl cut, but this is actress Melissa McCarthy serving up some comedy as Marbles Harsgrove, a character she created. Back in the day, she made a series of YouTube videos as Marbles about such important topics as Mel Gibson’s “Apocastinko,” E. coli bacteria, and the 2008 Oscars. Enjoy her comedy and… More »

Amber Rose Accepts “A**hole” Kanye West’s Apology

Jessica Wakeman / November 4, 2011

“Kanye called me an incredible person and I take that as an apology. And if it was an apology, I forgive him for being an asshole. I don’t hate him.

A lot of it is just negativity and I don’t like to bring that energy into my life. But I did look at… More »

Meet The New Bond Girls, Plus Our Other Favorite 007 Temptresses!

Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 4, 2011

James Bond fans, meet your two new Bond girls. Today in London, the cast and crew of “Skyfall,” the name of the 23rd James Bond film, gathered for a press conference and revealed for the first time which women would be distracting the notorious ladies man 007. According to TooFab:
French actress Berenice Marlohe, who… More »

Emma Stone (Almost) Set To Charm In “He’s F**kin’ Perfect”

Stefanie Blejec / November 4, 2011

Emma Stone is currently in negotiations to appear in the rom-com “He’s F**kin’ Perfect.” The film follows a “social media savvy girl who is pessimistic about love and vets her friends’ dates to find flaws. When that process leads her to uncover the perfect guy, she decides to use her internet research skills to turn herself into his perfect… More »

The Woman Who Beat Up Her Subway Groper Gets Animation Treatment

Jessica Wakeman / November 4, 2011

We get some weird email here at The Frisky and the weirdest one I’ve received today is definitely the main item from yesterday’s Today’s Lady News column … animated. Yes, someone animated the news item about 22-year-old Shyane DeJesus, the woman who beat the crap out of a man who groped her on the New… More »