The “Tiger Mother”‘s Daughter Accepted Into Harvard: Was Mom’s Strict Parenting Worth It?

By: Jessica Wakeman / April 5, 2011
Earlier this winter, Yale Law Professor Amy Chua published Battle Hymn Of The Tiger Mother, a memoir about her strict parenting style rooted in her Chinese upbringing. A "Chinese mother" is a broad term to describe a sub-set of strict parents who expect excellence from their children and force them… More »

Sarah Silverman Is In Love With A Unicorn

Sarah Silverman has found her angel—well, at least her unicorn. In this video, she blissfully smooches and goes on dates with the Serenading Unicorn, until she sees an incriminating text. It takes a mix tape and a pack of gum for the two to tearfully reunite in a passionate makeout session. Sure, this may… More »

Photoshop Disasters: Just Giraffe-in Around

By: Julie Gerstein / April 5, 2011
This Danish Elle magazine cover model (the one on the right) seems to possess quite an amazing neck. Perhaps she's one of those special giraffe girls, born with an especially long retractable spine. Or, more likely, she's just been Photoshopped within an inch of her life. [Photoshop Disasters]… More »

6 Signs You Are Completely And Totally Over Him

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 5, 2011
This morning, as part of my pre-work routine, I logged onto Facebook and noticed it was my friend Joel's birthday. As I was clicking over to his page to leave a "Happy birthday!" message on his wall, it suddenly occurred to me, Wait. That means it's his birthday as well. My ex, that is. It… More »

An Open Letter To Orange

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / April 5, 2011
Dear Orange, I feel like you and I got off on the wrong foot. Or, at least we would have, if you had feet. You're just a color so that wasn't really the correct phrase to use. But here's the thing... More »

Reese Witherspoon Talks Some Sense Into The Women Of Hollywood

By: Ami Angelowicz / April 5, 2011
"How hard we are on people who are just doing their best. When we start measuring women on their appearance … We’re just too hard on each other. Women need to be more supportive of each other, stop tearing each other apart. There’s plenty of room for all of us. There’s plenty of men for… More »