How To Handle Awkward Moments Without A Panic Attack

By: Jessica Wakeman / March 30, 2011
Karma's a bitch, dude. This morning, I was frolicking through Starbucks, smiling to myself about how awesome my life has gotten. On Friday, I'm moving out of my parents' house and into my own apartment. Today I woke up next to my new Gentleman Caller the night after we decided to date each other exclusively. More »


Kim Cattrall On Playing An Aging Porn Star

"It was actually kind of a relief. It was like getting rid of the Barbie doll and throwing it out and starting again. We were shooting in Detroit, and there's a lot of great bars in Detroit. So I ate and I drank for about six weeks." Kim Cattrall on gaining 20 pounds and going… More »


I’m Not In A Bad Mood, This Is Just The Way My Face Looks

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 30, 2011
Personal pet peeve: when a stranger on the street tells me to cheer up and "smile!" because I'm not walking around town with a s**t-eating grin on my face. Usually I actually do scowl and don't respond, or if I'm in a truly bad mood, I'll retort that only looney bin escapees walk around smiling… More »


Mind Of Man: The Super Friends Are My Emotional Support System

By: John DeVore / March 30, 2011
Advice is a past mistake regifted. So I’m enjoying Christmas in March. Everyone I know has offered me advice about getting over a breakup and each piece of advice is a piece of personal pain with a ribbon tied around it. I appreciate it, of course. I listen dutifully and say “I hadn’t thought of… More »


This Blind Date Was More Awkward Than Yours

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 30, 2011
Blind dates are awkward for everyone. There's enough to worry about without discovering that your date just so happens to be your long, lost sibling. Um … yeah. Try recovering from that awks moment. And here I was thinking I had had the most awkward blind date of all time. He told me he wa… More »


NYU Welcomes Professor James Franco To Their Staff

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 30, 2011
Oscar-nominated actor, performance artist, writer, aspiring film director, Yale Ph.D student, and now … college professor. James Franco does it all! New York University's Tisch School of the Arts (my alma mater and the school where Franco is working on his MFA in film production) has hired him to teach a graduate level course o… More »