Helen Mirren Says It Gets Better (After Your 20s)

By: Jessica Wakeman / July 12, 2011

“The hardest period in life is one’s 20s. It’s a shame because you’re your most gorgeous and you’re physically in peak condition. But it’s actually when you’re most insecure and full of self-doubt. When you don’t know what’s going to happen, it’s frightening.”
—It’s difficult to imagine Helen Mirren was ever insecure or filled with… More »

Shopping Guide: 10 Very Awesome Victorian Blouses

By: Julie Gerstein / July 12, 2011

Infographic: What A 16 Pound Baby Looks Like, In Other Stuff

By: Julie Gerstein / July 12, 2011

This week, a woman in Texas gave birth to a terrifyingly large 16.1 lb. baby named JaMichael Brown. JaMichael’s way-larger-than-average size is being attributed in large part to his mother’s gestational diabetes which causes her to produce extra insulin. “Although insulin does not cross the placenta, glucose and other nutrients do. So extra blood glucose… More »

I Hereby Challenge Mila Kunis To A Trekkie Trivia Throwdown

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 12, 2011

In the last week, I have learned two pieces of valuable information about Mila Kunis. The first is that she is generous with her time and is willing to spend it with the commonfolk. For example, she is attending the Marine Corps. Ball with one of our men in uniform, simply because he asked herMore »

Nerd Girl Porn: Hot Indie Director Edition

By: Julie Gerstein / July 12, 2011

The Casey Anthony Madness Continues

A week later, we are still in shock that Casey Anthony was found not guilty of murdering her daughter, Caylee, and is scheduled to be released this Sunday. Apparently, the rest of the country is in the same state. Juror number 12 in the case, a redheaded woman in her 60s, quit her part-time jo… More »