The Good, The Bad & The WTF: The “America’s Next Top Model” All-Stars Twinkle

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

Why, oh why, is “America’s Next Top Model” so compelling? Is it because the modeling industry is really so glorious that we’re thrilled by the idea of a normal girl getting a shot at it? Or is it that we just like to see pretty girls pushed to their breaking point via having their head… More »


Woman Won’t Leave The House Because She’s Afraid Of Gays

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 15, 2011

It’s a scary world out there! Hot coffee can be spilled. Butt sweat simmers on the bus seat. Sometimes there is old, lint-covered gum on the wall of a Gap changing room. And on top of those horrors of daily life, the American suburbs are teeming with gays.

Stacy Trasancos of Massachusetts, where gay… More »


Why Is “Going Down” Often A One-Way Street?

By: Emily Heist Moss / September 15, 2011

To write this article on cunnilingus, I created a mini-survey to get some perspectives from readers, Twitter followers, Facebook friends and a bunch of total strangers. I threw “box job”—as Dan Savage once described the act—in the title simply because, sad as it seems, I assumed that that the technical term (which is derived from… More »


Wearable & Unwearable Hair At NY Fashion Week

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 15, 2011

Behold, The Creepiest Fan Art Ever

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 15, 2011

What’s this you’re looking at? Hold on, I’ll tell you, just need to stop simultaneously laughing and barfing … Okay, I’m good. So, this is a felt representation of Bella Swan’s womb, complete with a tiny mutant fetus, made by a fan of the “Twilight” series. Creepy and crafty! [Film Drunk]… More »


T-Mobile Won’t Release Brooklyn Rapist’s Contact Information — UPDATE

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 15, 2011

UPDATE, 2:40p.m.: Anti-street harassment group Hollaback! has announced that T-Mobile responded to the Change.org petition and provided the requested phone numbers to the NYPD. Thank you, T-Mobile, for doing the right thing. [Hollaback!]

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T-Mobile has the ability to provide police with the phone number for a rapist who sexually assaulted a 22-year-old… More »