Alec Baldwin Unleashes His Inner ’80s Rock Star

No, you are not looking at a picture of Russell Brand with his stoner Uncle Ned. (Also, I have no idea whether Russell has an Uncle Ned.) That is, however, Alec Baldwin in costume for the upcoming flick "Rock of Ages." Who knew he could do rock star? [People]… More »

Justin Timberlake Says He And Britney Spears Were “Birds Of The Same Feather”

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 1, 2011
"I wish her the best -- that goes without saying. We haven’t spoken in nine or 10 years ... We were two birds of the same feather -- small-town kids, doing the same thing. But then you become adults, and the way you were as kids doesn’t make any sense. I won’t speak on her,… More »

Shopping Guide: 12 Bikinis You Could Probably Wear To Battle The Waves

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 1, 2011

Forever 21 Pulls “I’m Too Pretty To Do Math” Magnet From Online Store

By: Jessica Wakeman / June 1, 2011
Way to perpetuate the myth that girls suck at math, Forever 21. The retailer pulled a dopey magnet that says "I'm too pretty to do math" after complaints. Dr. Jennifer Shewmaker, who runs a media literacy non-profit for kids, posted on her Facebook page that a friend of hers complained to Forever 21 about the… More »

Coming Soon To A Theater Near You: An Apatowian Christian Comedy?

First Judd Apatow produced "Bridesmaids," a decidedly girly movie co-written by Kristen Wiig. And now, it looks like others are interested in taking the Apatowian sense of humor—gross-out comedy, adults in arrested adolescence—and transplant it to an unexpected demographic. And thus, we have "The Waiting Game," a pro-abstinence flick for the Christian set. In other… More »

The Military’s Dirty Little Human Trafficking Secret

By: Julie Gerstein / June 1, 2011
We tend to think of human trafficking as something that happens over there, a crime committed by someone else. But, as discussed in a piece in the current issue of The New Yorker, it turns out that human trafficking is part of the bedrock that keeps the U.S. military afloat in places like Afghanistan and… More »