Evening Quickies: Prince Harry Lands In CA This Week!

Jessica Wakeman / October 6, 2011

Brace yourselves, ladies. Prince Hot Ginge — I mean, Harry — lands in California this week! Our favorite eligible bachelor will be training for two months as a helicopter pilot at a Naval facility in San Diego before heading to Arizona. I call dibs! [People]
How much of Jared Leto’s wardrobe can be… More »

Today’s Lady News: Scott Brown Comments On Elizabeth Warren’s Body

Jessica Wakeman / October 6, 2011

Massachusetts Governor Senator Scott Brown made an obnoxious comment about his opponent Elizabeth Warren’s body. (Thanks to commenter  PhD_Bookworm for the correction!) [Slate]
Meet Angella Reid, the first-ever woman to become the White House’s Chief Usher. [Madame Noire]
On the movement to stop shackling female prisoners during childbirth. [Colorlines]… More »

Ahoy, Matey: “Pirates Of The Caribbean: On Stranger Tides” On DVD!

The Frisky / October 6, 2011

Just in time for Halloween, “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides” is out on DVD! The 4th installment of the franchise sees Johnny Depp’s wiley Captain Jack Sparrow leading a quest to find the Fountain of Youth in the Americas (as if Johnny Depp doesn’t get better with age). Penelope Cruz and Ian McShane and… More »

October 6: What Are We Wearing Today?

We have a bit of a problem here at The Frisky where we keep getting each other sick. First it was Jessica, then Ami, then Julie, and now Kate (which is why she’s not here today). Will I be next?! Keep clicking to see what us disease-free folks are wearing today! More »

Sexist Beliefs Are Passed Down From Mom, Study Finds

Jessica Wakeman / October 6, 2011

Children learn more than just ABCs at their mother’s breast: a new study of 1,455 adolescents and their parents in Spain finds that mothers are the parent most likely to socialize traditional gender roles and therefore pass along sexist beliefs. More »

Dudes Have Crappy Memories

Ami Angelowicz / October 6, 2011

A new survey on men’s memory found that guys can’t remember important dates like birthdays and anniversaries for s**t. A whopping 41 percent of the more than 1,000 men surveyed admitted to forgetting their anniversaries. A significant number also confessed to not remembering their partners’, their mothers’, or even their own birthdays. Really? That i… More »