August 18: What Are We Wearing Today?


The Vatican Is Offering Forgiveness For Abortions Until Sunday

Jessica Wakeman / August 18, 2011

Abortion is a big no-no in the Catholic church — but not from Tuesday until this Sunday. The Vatican is offering forgiveness to women who’ve had abortions during a six day-long World Youth Day prayer event in Madrid, which will bring 1.5 million pilgrims from all over the world. Catholic women who have had a… More »


Russian Unicorn: Bad Lip-Reading Michael Bublé

Lip-dubbing — videos in which people mouth the words to songs — is so last year. I’m all about Bad Lip-Reading! The jokesters behind this trend dub their own lyrics — based on what it looks like the artist is singing by (badly) reading their lips — over popular music videos. Check out their… More »


“Quirky Girl”: The Other Side Of The Manic Pixie Dream Girl

The Manic Pixie Dream girl — every woman kinda sorta wishes she could be her, every guy kinda sort wants to bang her. Right? If you’ve got a festering love/hate relationship with Zooey Deschanel’s character in “(500) Days Of Summer” — and other relentlessly quirky girls like her — then you’ll appreciate this Funny… More »


NJ Bridal Salon Refuses To Sell Lesbian Bride A Gown

Jessica Wakeman / August 18, 2011

Every bride dreams about picking out her perfect wedding gown and then being told she is a sinner who will burn in the fire-y pits of hell. Oh, wait, she doesn’t? Then you fail, Here Comes the Bride of Somers Point, New Jersey. You fail big. More »


What Was The Worst Job You Ever Had?

Ami Angelowicz / August 18, 2011

I am the queen of bad jobs. I had my first at age 15 when my dad informed me I’d be working at the local dry cleaners for the summer. It was a very long three months at $5 an hour. I took my next bad job as a hostess at Chili’s thinking it would… More »