Tori Spelling Curbs Her Pig

By: Ami Angelowicz / July 15, 2011

Thank you, Tori Spelling, for teaching me that it’s possible to put a pig on a leash. And a fancy one at that. I hope she brought a piggy bag. [Buzzfeed]… More »


Harry Potter In A Minute, As Re-Enacted By Cats

Was yesterday’s “Harry Potter in 7 Minutes” too much of a commitment? Well, this video has kittens telling the basics of all the movies in the series, in a minute flat. Cute and efficient! Now go enjoy “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2,” which opened at midnight last night. [Best WeekMore »


10 Things You Didn’t Know About “Friday Night Lights”

It’s hard for me to process the fact that, tonight at 9 p.m., one of my favorite television shows will be coming to an end. “Friday Night Lights” has been brilliant since minute one and, five seasons later, it has remained a joy to watch. The norm for a high school show is for it… More »


Kate Middleton Is “Thinspiration” On Pro-Anorexia Websites

By: Jessica Wakeman / July 15, 2011

Palace PR disaster: Kate Middleton is the new “thinspiration” icon held up by pro-anorexia and pro-bulimia bloggers. Kate has always been slender and athletic, but she dropped a noticeable amount of weight before her wedding. That makes me sad, because I’ve been a royal watcher for years and I’ve always thought she looked pretty just… More »


What’s Your Favorite Insult?

By: Julie Gerstein / July 15, 2011

Sometimes throwing a good, rollicking insult in your head is the only thing that will make you feel better about a particularly crappy person. Whether it be the bitchy checkout lady who will not let you return the shirt you purchased just yesterday because you don’t have a receipt (happened), or a lame dude o… More »


Girl Talk: When I Grow Up, I Want To Be Tami Taylor

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 15, 2011

There’s a lot to love about “Friday Night Lights,” a TV show about so much more than just high school football. My interest in the show was initially sparked by the sight of Taylor Kitsch, sweaty and shirtless, but it struck an unexpected chord with me. I came for the hot guy— I stayed for… More »