Idaho Woman Challenges Anti-Abortion “Fetal Pain” Law

Jessica Wakeman / September 2, 2011

Earlier this year, a woman named Jennie Linn McCormack, 33, from Idaho, was charged with using abortion pills she bought over the Internet to terminate her pregnancy. When she realized she could not afford to travel to Salt Lake City, Utah for a surgical abortion at a clinic, McCormack purchased pills online from a health… More »

The Good, The Bad & The WTF: “Jersey Shore,” After The Violence

Jessica Wakeman / September 2, 2011

When we last left off with “Jersey Shore,” Ronnie and Mike got into a screaming match about Ron’s on-again, off-again girlfriend Sammi and Ronnie beat Mike to a pulp, sending him to the hospital. At least, that’s what it looked like thanks to MTV’s editing. It’s true that Mike and Ronnie — whom I will… More »

Girl Talk: Losing My Religion

Rachel White / September 2, 2011

Recently, while sitting in the kitchen as a friend helped me dye my hair, the topic turned to death. We had both experienced close friends dying in our early twenties, and we were discussing how we dealt with it. I sat facing away from her, as she checked the foils on my hair. “I just… More »

Today In Terribleness: Kids, Dad Gang Up To Sue Mom For “Bad Mothering”

Jessica Wakeman / September 2, 2011

Michael Lohan ain’t got nothing on Kimberly Garrity in the bad parenting department. The many grave and terrifying abuses inflicted upon her children include a sending a birthday card without money inside, failing to send care packages to her son at college, and calling her daughter at midnight on Homecoming to tell her to come… More »

Sebastian Bach’s House Trashed In Hurricane Irene

“Somewhere under this water is a KISS pinball machine & 2 gargoyles from the Dynasty tour. If you see them floating past your house, they’re mine. Or at least they were … Hello, Los Angeles. Hello, New Life. Here I Am. It’s time for a new start.”
—Sebastian Bach of Skid Row posts to Facebook… More »

New K-Y Commercial Features A Lesbian Couple

Jessica Wakeman / September 2, 2011

I do a lot of grumping and grousing here at The Frisky. But when companies do something awesome, I like to give credit where credit is due. K-Y jelly has some new commercials going on the air in September for it’s K-Y Intense lube and one of them features a lesbian couple. (They’re… More »