“Elimination Communication” — When Children Poop In Public

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 21, 2011
This weekend, a friend of mine posted the following on her Facebook wall:Just witnessed a new low in parenting. We were waiting in line for the ferry when the dad in front of us announced his kid had to go to the bathroom. Instead of, oh, I dunno, going to one of the many port-a-pottie… More »


10 Rad & Easy DIY Home Projects

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / June 21, 2011

10 Rad & Easy DIY Home Projects

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / June 21, 2011
Whether you're one to dive into weekend projects with enthusiasm and a power drill or prefer to admire others' industriousness from afar, Do-It-Yourself projects are always a good source of creative inspiration. From homemade clocks to suitcase coffee tables, we've rounded up of some of the coolest (and cheapest!) DIY projects the Internet has to… More »


Oh, Baby! No More Tears With The President

By: Jessica Wakeman / June 21, 2011
He can't save the economy. He can't stop Republicans from making us barefoot and pregnant at the stove. But the Barack Obama can stop a crying baby when even the First Lady can't get the kid to stop screeching. So adorbs! Sigh. I want the president to hold me while I cry. [YouTube]… More »


What Is Glitter Bombing?

Glitter bombing sounds like something Barbie might do to Ken if he took a wayward glance at Skipper. But that's not quite it—it's a new protest tactic being used on anti-gay rights and anti-choice presidential candidates. At a public event where regular folks are able to get close to a candidate, glitter bombers walk u… More »


5 Things To Know About Mel Gibson’s New Girlfriend, Stella Mouzi

I'm depressed. Last night, I was talking to a guy friend who is adorbs, so smart, and super sweet about how he hasn't had any luck with the ladies, oh, in the past year. And yet, jerkface Mel Gibson—who was caught on tape unleashing several spine-chilling tirades at his last girlfriend Oksana Grigorieva and i… More »