Palazzo Pants Make A Return … Let’s Rejoice?

By: Annika Harris / June 3, 2011
I remember 1993 like it was yesterday. CeCe Peniston was a "few-hit wonder," and if you weren't into grunge fashion, then you probably decked yourself out in the glamorous '70s look that was in vogue at the time. Spurred along by pop singers like CeCe, palazzo pants had a major moment in '93. They were… More »


5 Pet Peeves That Make Me Really Stabby

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 3, 2011
I think of myself as a fairly laid-back person -- usually it takes a lot to really irritate me. (Maybe it's because I grew up in California and all the secondhand pot smoke has made me permanently mellow, or something?) That said, there are a few things that really chap my ass that I find… More »


Bring The Tropics Home

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 3, 2011
The other day, I was at a friend's house and excused myself to use her loo. A minute later -- I'm a quick pee-er -- I emerged with one question: "What is that smell?" I meant it in a positive way -- I was completely intoxicated by the vaguely fruity odor of her lavatory. I… More »


“The Life Zone”: A Pro-Life Horror Movie

By: Jessica Wakeman / June 3, 2011
  Presented without comment, "The Life Zone," a pro-life horror film about "pregnant women kidnapped from abortion clinics and forced to give birth," starring Robert Loggia. New Jerseyites can check it out currently at the Hoboken International Film Festival. The rest of us will have to wait until it's picked up by Fox News, I… More »


50 Reasons You Are Beautiful

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / June 3, 2011
When legendary sex symbol Bo Derek appeared on Oprah a few months ago, Oprah kept pressing her to tell the world something profound about being a beautiful woman, and Bo kept brushing off the questions, saying, "It's just about the way the bones line up." That felt pretty profound to me. In our culture, the… More »


Would You Have Your Pets Be A Part Of Your Wedding, A La Miranda Lambert?

The self-shot venison dinner, the cowboy boots for the bridesmaids, the wearing of her mom's wedding dress, the fishing honeymoon—yes, we have been thoroughly obsessed with Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton's sweet downhome wedding. But now a new detail has reeled me in even further. Apparently, Miranda and Blake were adamant about their dogs—chihuahua Cher,… More »