Taste The Rainbow: 8 Colorful & Matchy-Matchy Celebs

By: Julie Gerstein / June 29, 2011

Quickies: America Ferrera Gets Married & “Jerry Springer: The Opera” Gets Protested

By: Jessica Wakeman / June 28, 2011

America Ferrera married her longtime boyfriend Ryan Piers Williams on Monday night. Congratulations! (And that dress is gorgeous.) [People]
Venus and Serena Williams have both been defeated at Wimbledon. [Essence]
Here’s what Anne Hathaway’s Catwoman costume will supposedly look like! [The Mary Sue]
Pippa Middleton is reportedly getting a bomb-proof armored… More »


Today’s Lady News: MTV & VH1 Won’t Air Kanye’s “Monster” Video

By: Jessica Wakeman / June 28, 2011

Both MTV and VH1 agreed not to air Kanye West’s music video for “Monster,” which grotesquely eroticizes dead women, despite a new disclaimer about how it isn’t meant to be “misogynist.” I am sure he will find a way to write a song about how he’s been victimized by this. [Adios Barbie]
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Ohio House Passes “Heartbeat Bill” To Criminalize Abortion At 6 Or 7 Weeks

By: Jessica Wakeman / June 28, 2011

Reproductive rights are under full-frontal assault in Ohio today: the Ohio House of Representatives advanced the “heartbeat bill.” The “heartbeat bill” would make abortion illegal when a fetal heartbeat can be detected, which is typically around six or seven weeks. Some women don’t even know they’re pregnant at six or seven weeks, which, alas, i… More »


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Doughnuts Cause Depression

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 28, 2011

Let me preface this depressing news by saying that I’ve never felt anything but supreme joy when eating a doughnut. However, according to the British Dietetic Association, doughnuts are dangerous to our mental health:
“We tend to crave sugary and fatty foods [like doughnuts] for a quick mood fix, but the sugar crash that… More »