Kate Moss-Inspired “Nothing Tastes As Good As Skinny Feels” Kid’s Shirt Banned

By: Julie Gerstein / August 12, 2011

You’ve got to wonder, sometimes, what marketing people are thinking when they make decisions like the one Brit company Zazzle made to allow a children’s T-shirt to be sold with the words “Nothing Tastes As Good As Skinny Feels.” When the T first came to light, Zazzle claimed that it was simply “a custom product… More »


Morning Quickies: The Kate Middleton Eating Disorder Rumors Begin

By: Jessica Wakeman / August 12, 2011

It was bound to happen sooner or later: Life & Style claims Kate Middleton is “refusing to eat” because she is stressed about kidnap threats (probably true), under immense pressure to be the perfect princess (probably also true), and, laughably, “rebelling against the queen.” Kate does look like she needs a sandwich or three. More »


What Your Taste In Music Says About You (On A Date)

By: Scott Alden / August 12, 2011

It’s one of the quintessential (and sometimes dreaded) first date questions: What kind of music are you into?

There’s a reason that most people tend to side-step this question with a deft, “A little bit of everything.” It’s because your taste in music reveals a lot about you to potential partners. Here’s the breakdow… More »


Is This Spoof Always Ad With Drag Queens Transphobic — Or Revolutionary?

By: Jessica Wakeman / August 12, 2011

Men aren’t usually in commercials for period products. But this spoof ad — which Proctor & Gamble denied via Twitter is affiliated with Always — has lots of them. Men in bright red lipstick, men in bustiers, men with beehive hairdos that would put Amy Winehouse to shame. The spoof stars drag quee… More »


Spice Girl Criticizes Rihanna For Being Too Sexual Without A Lick Of Irony

By: Jessica Wakeman / August 12, 2011

“‘People have to take some responsibility because we’ve got to a point where over-sexualisation of young children has gone too far,’ the Mirror reported. I think music is a big part of that. Women in music, very successful women, are extremely sexual and they have young fans. It is inappropriate. Rihanna has responsibility and although… More »


10 Hot Dudes From Threadless Whisper Sweet Nothings in Our Ears

By: Julie Gerstein / August 12, 2011