The Casey Anthony Trial: An Overview Of The Case On The 2nd Day Of Jury Deliberations [UPDATED]

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 5, 2011

UPDATE [2:22 p.m.]: Casey Anthony has been found NOT GUILTY of murder in the 1st degree, the highest charge she faced. You can read the full verdict here. Thoughts?

UPDATE [1:56 p.m.]: Well, that didn’t take long. The jury has apparently reached a verdict which will be delivered at around 2:15 p.m. EST. More »


Inmate Says No Porn In Jail Is Cruel And Unusual Punishment

By: Jessica Wakeman / July 5, 2011

How do you make a criminal really suffer? A 21-year-old jailbird in Michigan has filed a lawsuit against the governor for violating his civil rights in the most inhumane way possible: no porn. Kyle Richards is locked up at Macomb County Jail, where all pornography is in violation of the rules. What cruel and unusual… More »


Culturista: Your Guide To The Week, From “Horrible Bosses” To The End Of “Friday Night Lights”

I don’t know about you, but I sure am feeling refreshed after having July 4th off. Still, even though it’s a short week, so much is happening in the pop culture universe. Some of the most exciting happenings of this week: the series finale of “Friday Night Lights,” which makes me sad because I honestly… More »


Soapbox: Why I Must Consider Non-Monogamy

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 5, 2011

The other day, I was talking to one of my lesbian friends about the difference between gay and straight relationships. “Being a straight woman, who may want to get married someday, means I have to entertain the notion of having a nonmonogamous marriage,” I argued.

“Why?” she challenged me. (I get this reactio… More »


Actually, Octomom Loves ALL Her Children

By: Ami Angelowicz / July 5, 2011

“I Love ALL my children. I do not regret them and it’s ridiculous that I have to continue to defend myself against these disgusting fabricated lies.”
Nadya Suleman, aka Octomom, responds to the In Touch Weekly article that claimed Nadya had referred to the older six of her brood as “animals” and had allegedly… More »


Guy Talk: Lust Doesn’t Have To Ruin A Platonic Friendship

By: Hugo Schwyzer / July 5, 2011

There are few more famous snippets of film dialogue than this exchange from the 1989 Blly Crystal and Meg Ryan classic, “When Harry Met Sally”:
Harry: You realize of course that we could never be friends.
Sally: Why not?
Harry: What I’m saying is — and this is not a come-on i… More »