Girl Talk: Why Is It So Hard To Go Without Makeup?

Rachel White / October 10, 2011

Why is it so freaking hard to go without makeup? What exactly am I afraid will happen if I don’t smear on some foundation and douse my lashes in mascara before going to a bar—or even, geesh, before getting coffee in the morning? You’d think I’d be over this by now. I’m a 24-year-old woma… More »

Geek Girls Unite!

Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 10, 2011

“What do Amy Poehler, Bjork, Felicia Day, Martha Stewart, Miranda July, and Zooey Deschanel have in common? They’re just a few of the amazing women proving that ‘geek’ is no longer a four-letter word.” So introduces the incredibly hilarious book Geek Girls Unite, a guide to the different types of women who are making geekdom… More »

Nancy Grace’s Fart Turns On “Flatulophiliacs” & 10 More Crazy Sexual Practices We’re Totally Unaware Of

Ami Angelowicz / October 10, 2011

It was the toot heard ’round the television: Nancy Grace let one rip on “Dancing With The Stars” and she’s been trying to live down the mockery ever since. It is not all public humiliation, though Nancy has attracted the attention of a little known fetish website of “flatulophiliacs,” aka “fart fanatics.” We had no… More »

Home Style Inspiration: Marie Antoinette

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / October 10, 2011

I’m reading a book about Marie Antoinette and I can’t decide if I want to be her best friend or if she was basically an 18th century version of The Real Housewives of Versailles. Maybe both? One thing’s clear though: this queen had an amazing sense of style. Her palaces were filled with sumptuous fabrics,… More »

Morning Quickies: Paul McCartney Marries Nancy Shevell

Jessica Wakeman / October 10, 2011

Paul McCartney wed his longtime girlfriend Nancy Shevell in London this weekend. His daughter Stella McCartney designed Nancy’s gown and daughter Beatrice (with ex-wife Heather Mills) served as a flower girl. Congratulations! [Daily Mail UK]
Cue a sigh of relief: Netflix announced this morning it’s not breaking up the company into two service… More »

“Dedication To My Ex” By Lloyd Is The Women’s Studies Dept Worst Nightmare (NSFW)

Jessica Wakeman / October 10, 2011

What is there to say about “Dedication To My Ex,” the catchy pop song by Lloyd all about his ex’s vagina? I mean, really, what should I say?  I’ve been sitting here typing and deleting and typing again and … I just don’t know what to say. “Dedication To My Ex” is a super-catchy po… More »