Beginning next week, Walmart will go before the Supreme Court to defend itself in the largest class action sexual discrimination lawsuit in history. Walmart is accused of allegedly paying female employees less and favoring male employees for promotions at its 3,400 big box stores nationwide.
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This movie “Sucker Punch”? Girls who are wrongfully institutionalized becomes sexy warrior princesses with pouty lips and short skirts or something, right? No. Not interested. Wait. Am I supposed to feel empowered by it? In that case, GIRL POWER! I’m so confused. I’m less confused in my feelings about the outfits these ladies wore to the premiere of their new film. Click onward for the good, the bad, and the meh.
Being a stage mom is bad enough. But being a stage mom wielding a needle to give your 8-year-old daughter Botox injections every three months? Well, that is just straight up insane. Beautician Kerry Campbell does this to daughter Britney, a beauty pageant enthusiast, and defends her actions saying she is actually a responsible parent. “What I am doing for Britney now will help her become a star. I know one day she will be a model, actress or singer, and having these treatments now will ensure she stays looking younger and baby-faced for longer,” she says. “More mothers should do it for their daughters… I wish that I’d had the same advantages when I was younger.”
Please, please, please stop the insanity. But it gets worse. Keep reading »
“Shut up mom, I’m trying to get this mix right for my next DJ gig at Les Deux. Have you heard that band Odd Future? I saw them down at SXSW and they totally killed it. Trevor says he’s going to have me model in his fall lookbook — it’s got a very French New Wave/Truffaut vibe. Mom! Mom! Mommmmmmm! Where’s my binky?” Meet Marcel, child model in this month’s Vogue Enfants. [Fashionista] Keep reading »
“Now I use an electronic cigarette, I know it’s ridiculous, but it’s helping me not to actually smoke real cigarettes. You feel like you are smoking, and you get to exhale but it’s just water vapor and not nicotine. I’ve been doing it for six months. Smoking sucks!”
– Katherine Heigl on her electronic cigarette habit. Why is she even trying to pretend like she didn’t get the idea from Allison DuBois on her infamous episode of “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills“? At least Katherine realizes it’s ridiculous. Do I smell (well, they actually don’t smell) an emerging celebrity trend? E-cigs are the new cigarettes. Who’s gonna be puffing on one next? I heard Lindsay Lohan was trying to quit… [Huffington Post] Keep reading »