Today’s Lady News: Saudi Women Flout The Driving Ban

By: Jessica Wakeman / June 17, 2011
Today is the day Saudi Arabian women are holding a mass protest by breaking the law and driving. Our thoughts are with them! [Christian Science Monitor, The Daily Beast] Brazil is considering a quota for Sao Paulo Fashion Week which requires that 20 percent of its models be black. If… More »

Penn Badgley As Jeff Buckley?

  We shared with you a while back that James Franco and Robert Pattinson were in a battle to play Jeff Buckley, who rose to fame covering songs like "Hallelujah" before drowning at age 30 in the '90s. We assumed James Franco would prevail, since he looks so Buckley-esque and also ha… More »

The Good, The Bad & The Totally Boring: The Women In Film Awards

By: Julie Gerstein / June 17, 2011

Would You Pay Someone To Braid Your Hair?

By: Julie Gerstein / June 17, 2011
I have short hair now, so braids are out of the question, but when it was longer, I may have put down a chunk of change for someone to teach me how to properly make a fishtail braid. Now Bergdorf's department store in NYC has opened a Braid Bar where, for $30, John Barrett's professional… More »

Hoarding: An Existential Crisis?

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 17, 2011
Before it had a name, I was obsessed with hoarding. I remember seeing an episode of "The Oprah Show" in the early 2000s where a woman allowed the show's cameras into her home to reveal the unfathomable clutter inside. There was so much stuff that her family could barely find their way through the labyrinth… More »

10 Super Inappropriate Father’s Day Gifts You Should Totally Avoid

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 17, 2011
A few weeks ago, we received the worst press release ever. Fleshlight, the purveyor of fine synthetic vagina-like products for men, sent us a PR pitch about getting dad "the best gift a father could ask for." We think they were kidding. But we still needed to scrub our brains with bleach, the… More »