Evening Quickies: Could “The Carrie Diaries” Become A Show On The CW?

By: Jessica Wakeman / August 17, 2011

Forget about a movie: The Carrie Diaries could become a show on the CW. Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage, the brains behind “Gossip Girl,” are rumored to be producing the prequel to “Sex & The City”, which introduces us to a 17-year-old Carrie Bradshaw when she lives in the Connecticut suburbs. [Nymag.com]
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Today’s Lady News: Has The TSA Been Singling Out Black Women With Natural Hair?

By: Jessica Wakeman / August 17, 2011

There’s been several documented incidents of black women with natural hair who have been stopped by the TSA at airports for pat-downs, in which officers pat their hair. Some of the women had already passed through body scanners as well. Now some are questioning whether a racial bias is behind the TSA singling out… More »


Wanna Move To “Justin Bieber Way”?

By: Kamilah Black / August 17, 2011

Make an 11-year-old honorary mayor for a day and what do you think she’s gonna do? The town of Forney, Texas—which is near Dallas—ran a contest to get kids more interested in their local government. Caroline Gonzalez won the title of “mayor for a day,” and first on her political agenda was to honor her… More »


Shopping Guide: Long & Lovely Necklaces

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 17, 2011

Shopping Guide: Long & Lovely Necklaces

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 17, 2011

Long necklaces are a magical part of the jewelry kingdom. They’re great for layering with other necklaces, look striking on their own, and — fun fact! — the long vertical line they create can actually have a slimming effect. Add one to a little black dress, for example, and oh man will you look like… More »


Elizabeth Banks And Chelsea Handler Get Mistaken For Each Other Often

On Monday, Chelsea Handler tweeted, “Elizabeth Banks is on tonight’s show, so all my dreams have come true; I can now say I’ve interviewed myself.” Sure they do look a bit alike in that both-have-shoulder-length-blonde-hair-and-angular-faces way, but apparently people confuse them all the time? In last night’s interview, Chelsea divulged that the compariso… More »