YSL Ad Banned For Simulating Drug Use

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 2, 2011
A commercial for Yves Saint Laurent's Belle D'Opium fragrance has been banned in the U.K. because the ad supposedly shows models "simulating drug use." The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) "therefore concluded it was irresponsible and unacceptable for broadcast." In the ad (above), the character of "Belle" runs her finger down her arm and the ASA… More »

Would You Want To Get A Pair Of Panties In The Mail?

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 2, 2011
Personally, I'm not into lingerie being given as a gift. If my boyfriend gave me a super fancy bra and panty set -- one that was clearly to be worn in the confines of the bedroom and not under regular clothing because all the bells and whistles would make for unsightly panty lines -- for… More »

12 Lovey-Dovey Tattoos For Valentine’s Day

By: Ami Angelowicz / February 2, 2011

Jane Fonda Poses Without Photoshop

By: Jessica Wakeman / February 2, 2011
What's that? Wrinkles on the cover of a national magazine? Could it be?!?! Jane Fonda, looking fabulous at 73, posed on the cover of Good Housekeeping (you know, that magazine your grandma reads?) sans airbrushing. "I feel sorry for these young actresses coming up," Fonda told the magazine, continuing: "If they have a dimple… More »

The White Stripes Are Dunzo

I get sad when a celebrity couple who seemed so perfect together breaks up. Not that Jack and Meg White of The White Stripes were a couple—well, they were married, though before they became a band—but they sure did make sweet music together. It's clear that Jack and Meg White had drifted apart considering that… More »

20 Valentine’s Day Gifts It Would Suck To Receive

By: Wendy Atterberry / February 2, 2011
From anxiety over one’s relationship status (or lack thereof), to figuring out a non-lame way to celebrate, Valentine’s Day, more than any other occasion, has the power to elicit panic in even the most reserved, well-tempered individuals. Perhaps the most nerve-wracking experience of the whole occasion is choosing an appropriate gift, one that sends just… More »