Al Qaeda Launches A Jihad Cosmo-Esque Magazine

By: Julie Gerstein / March 14, 2011
What do the fashionable jihadists of the world read? Why, Al Qaeda's "Cosmo-style" (that's Fashionista's words, not ours) ladymag Al-Shamikha, which means "majestic woman." The glossy 30-page magazine boasts interviews with martyrs’ wives, beauty advice on how to keep skin clear (not surprisingly, that boils down to "staying inside with your face covered"), and helpful… More »


Photoshop Fail: Because Your Thighs Can Never Be Too Thin

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 14, 2011
I dunno about you ladies, but when my inner thighs touch, I feel, like, totally disgusting. Frankly, if you can't toss at least a softball through them at all times, it's diet time, amIright?! As for this Victoria's Secret model, well, the way she's been Photoshopped just makes me want to go bowling. [Victoria's SecretMore »


Ask The Mega Man Panel: The Capelet Blouse

By: Julie Gerstein / March 14, 2011
We love the idea of a capelet, but does it work when it's part of a shirt? Maybe, maybe not. We asked the man panel to weigh in on this Pins and Needles Melody Capelet Blouse and got a, uh, mixed reaction. And if you've got an item you're dying for the man panel's opinio… More »


Kim Kardashian, Heidi Klum, And All That Jazz

On Sunday morning, Kim Kardashian tweeted a photo of her and Heidi Klum dressed up as flappers for Eva Longoria's 1920s themed 36th birthday party the night before. Is that moonshine or wine in your snifter, Heidi? And where, oh where, is a shot of the birthday girl? I want to see her and rumoredMore »


Cosmo Tip: Hide Your Vibe In His Lucky Charms!

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 14, 2011
“You know those treats you used to find at the bottom of a cereal box? One morning I hid the new vibrator I’d just gotten in my guy’s cereal for him to discover.” -- An actual tip from a Cosmopolitan reader, deemed one of "50 Ways To Seduce Him In Seconds." Our friends over at… More »


How To Ask A Girl Out On A Damn Date

By: Beth Ames / March 14, 2011
The other night I went on one of the best dates I've been on in years. Why? Well, aside from Mark* being sexy, sweet, fun, and considerate, he did something that absolutely knocked my socks off -- he took all the hassle out of making plans. God bless this man! Making plans should be easy. More »