Sofia Vergara Thinks She Looks Transsexual

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / September 15, 2011

“I did a movie called ‘Grilled’ with Ray Romano and Kevin James that went straight to video. I played a transsexual, a guy who had gone all the way with the operation to become a woman. I had a great time playing that character. I look like a transsexual anyway. I’m a woman, but I’m… More »


Fashion Week Breakdown: Poppy Colors, Volume & One Very Hot Male Model At J. Crew

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 15, 2011

Really Cool Thing Worth Checking Out: The Sketchbook Project

By: Julie Gerstein / September 15, 2011

This past weekend I stumbled into the Brooklyn headquarters of the Sketchbook Project and I’m now one of its biggest fans. Around for the past six years, the Sketchbook Project is a traveling library of artist sketchbooks that has a permanent home in Brooklyn. Visitors to the project can browse through and explore literally thousandsMore »


Is This Olympus Camera Ad Sexist?

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 15, 2011

One of the things that comes up in a gender studies class is the concept of the “male gaze.” Generally speaking, it’s the idea that men have a particular and at-times oppressive way of envisioning women (innocent, helpless, submissive, dumb, etc.) which is reflected through the media. The excellent blog Sociological Images hazards a gue… More »


Evening Quickies: Amy Winehouse & Tony Bennett’s “Body And Soul” Video Is Here

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 14, 2011

Here is Amy Winehouse’s “Body and Soul” video with Tony Bennett, which was one of the last songs she recorded before she died. How very, very sad. [Just Jared]
Mila Kunis has allegedly been hit by a hacker who uncovered saucy pics of Justin Timberlake. In one pic, Justin Timberlake is reportedly lying… More »


Today’s Lady News: Let’s Stop Blaming Victims Of Hackers (Who Happen To Have Nude Pics)

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 14, 2011

This needs to be said: Let’s stop blaming Scarlett Johansson and the other victims of nude pic hackers, shall we? [How About We]
Teonna Brown, a Maryland teenager, was sentenced to five years in prison yesterday for beating a transgender woman inside a McDonald’s. Brown plead guilty to first-degree assault and a hate crime for… More »