A New York City weatherwoman who has appeared on “Good Morning America” has confessed to lying to police about an attempted sexual assault. This November, Heidi Jones, 37, of WABC-TV reportedly claimed that two months earlier she had been jogging in Central Park when a Hispanic man in his 30s or 40s grabbed her, dragged her to a wooded area, and threatened to sexually assault her. She said her screams attracted the attention of two passers-by, which scared the potential rapist off, and that two NYPD officers refused to take her statement. She also told police that around the time of her report, the same alleged Hispanic man found her outside her apartment and told her, “I know you went to police.” Keep reading »
We could try to disseminate the symbolism of a skirt with a road leading to one’s privates, but instead we’ll just say this—we think this highway image skirt is hella awesome. [This Isn't Happiness] Keep reading »
The end of 2010 is but a few days away and I’m doing some reflecting on what the last year has been like for my love life. I didn’t have a boyfriend. The longest I dated someone was for, oh, a month and a half. I had some sex. I had some more sex. I online dated. I finally, finally scored with not one, but TWO people whom I had crushed on for years. All in all, Amelia’s year in hookups was a grand old time — and I also learned what I DON’T want to do in 2011. Keep reading »
Fashion falsity #1,434: Nautical goods are for the spring and summer. So very untrue. Sure, they evoke the festive spirit of the warmer months, but we always find that a cute sailor-ly touch here and there can spruce up any old outfit. Try, for example, these simple anchor post earrings from Urban. Pop these on and pair with a boxy, cropped blazer, grandma chic-style, or go all-out with some Breton stripes.
The latest celebrity rumor flying around as of this morning is that heiress Paris Hilton is pregnant with her boyfriend Cy Waits’ baby. Where did the story come from? Hilton was protruding a bit more than usual in the abdomen area when she paraded down the Supermartxe VIP Party red carpet (OK, it was pink) in Madrid, Spain this past weekend. Was it just a funny camera angle? Did Paris eat too many of whatever you eat when you are in Madrid? Could the socialite be preparing to pop out a little Hilton? We’ll have to wait and see. [PopBytes] Keep reading »