Today’s Lady News: Michele Bachmann Jokes About Ex-Gay Therapy

Jessica Wakeman / September 19, 2011

Rep. Michele Bachmann made an insensitive quip about the so-called “ex-gay therapy” her husband does on “The Tonight Show” on Friday, joking that she thought it was “a mid-life crisis line — ‘Pray away the grey.'” Har har har. [Think Progress]
Remember that piece in Psychology Today last year about a “study” that “proved”… More »


Culturista: Your Guide To The Week, From “New Girl” To “Abduction”

Let’s face it: keeping up with pop culture is difficult. With more than 1000 channels worth of TV shows, not to mention a new flood of movies and music every week, it’s practically a full-time job to keep up with everything. Luckily, it is my full-time job. So after the jump, your cheat sheet to… More »


David Beckham Puts On Disguise, Peddles Cologne At Target

Man, I love it when Ellen DeGeneres plays prank Cyrano de Bergerac and has celebrities do something outrageous to unsuspecting bystanders while she counsels them on what to say via earpiece. In this clip, David Beckham heads to Target undercover to peddle his new cologne. She has him spray it on his leg so… More »


My Dream Work Space Because The Current One Sucks

Annika Harris / September 19, 2011

What Is Breast Slapping?

Ami Angelowicz / September 19, 2011

Let’s say you were a woman who wanted bigger boobs but was opposed to getting them surgically augmented. Your options are to get a Wonder Bra or get over it, right? Well there may be another way: you can get your breasts slapped. Khunying Tobnom, a beautician based in Bangkok claims to know… More »


Anti-Abortion Activists Bring Ultrasounds To Congress

Jessica Wakeman / September 19, 2011

Anti-abortion activists will bring their “Voices from the Womb” project to Capital Hill on October 13 when they perform ultrasounds on expectant mothers to “introduce” congressional employees to fetuses at 12 weeks and 18 weeks. Their hope is that politicians will “hear the beating heart” and “clearly see their fingers and toes,” which will make… More »