Halloween Inspiration Board: Super Sexy Sensual Courtney Stodden

Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 11, 2011

You guys know I have a soft spot in my heart for Courtney Stodden, the teen bride who tweets almost exclusively in alliterations and singlehandedly keeps the frosted lipstick industry afloat. I also happen to think she would make the ultimate hot mess Halloween costume. The look requires very little in the realm of actual… More »


“Jem And The Holograms” Was Deeper Than We Thought

Ami Angelowicz / October 11, 2011

“Just because the show was for kids, I would never write down. I would write the kind of deep, rich story that I would like to watch – just trusting it would communicate to the viewers, and it did. The characters were rich, and deep, and had a lot of life to them, a lot… More »


New Law Bans California Teens From Tanning Beds

Jessica Wakeman / October 11, 2011

That sound you hear? It’s a stampede to the nearest tanning salon before it’s too late! Tanning will be banned in California for anyone under the age of 18 beginning on January 1. Presently, anyone 14 or younger is banned from tanning, but 15-, 16- and 17-year-olds may toast themselves if they have parental permission. More »


Dear Wendy: “My Boyfriend Thinks I’m Too Opinionated”

Wendy Atterberry / October 11, 2011

I’ve been seeing my guy, “Joe,” for four months, and it’s been great! But last night on the phone, he started talking about a TV personality who I don’t like, and I said “He’s such a fraud and an asshole.” Immediately, Joe goes silent (his reaction when I say something he doesn’t like, I’m noticing)… More »


Is The Feud Between Nancy Upton And American Apparel Really Over?

Julie Gerstein / October 11, 2011

Remember when American Apparel held a contest to publicize its new plus-size range of fashions, and provocative and outspoken American Apparel critic Nancy Upton won? Upton was offended by the language used to promote the contest, and in return, created a portfolio of photos mocking stereotypical notions about plus-sized women. Upton won the contest i… More »


Rihanna Is Naked And Seaweed-y In Esquire

Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 11, 2011

Debate! Is seaweed sexy? Esquire seems to think so, as they draped a few pieces on Rihanna’s naked flesh for a photoshoot in their November issue. Jessica, on the other hand, does not agree. “What is so sexy about seaweed?” she asked me. Clearly, Jessica has never been to a topless beach and made seaweed… More »