The Civil Wars Make Peace With Their New Album

The Civil Wars are one of those guy/girl duos where you can't help but wonder, "Are they or are they not a couple?" Apparently, they aren't. But that doesn't stop them from writing twangy, acoustic ballads that tug on your heartstrings. If you watch "Grey's Anatomy," you heard their song "Poison and Wine" in it… More »

Catherine Hardwicke Was Told She Couldn’t Direct “The Fighter” Because She’s A Woman

By: Jessica Wakeman / February 1, 2011
"I couldn't get an interview even though my last movie made $400 million. I was told it had to be directed by a man — am I crazy? []The Fighter'] is about action, it's about boxing, so a man has to direct it. ... But they let a man direct 'Sex and the City'… More »

Frisky Q&A: Robyn Tells Us What It’s Like To Be A Fembot

Robyn has been called everything from the "queen of icy hotness" to the "Europop antidote to Lady Gaga." I just call her awesome. In 2010, Robyn toured up a storm and released three mini albums: Body Talk Pt. 1, Body Talk Pt. 2, and finally Body Talk on Cherrytree/Interscope and Konichiwa Records, the… More »

Vanity Fair Unveils Their 2011 Hollywood Issue Cover

Behold, Vanity Fair's 17th annual Hollywood Issue cover. Anne Hathaway is front and center of the first gatefold, which is the section you'll see on newsstands, and she's surrounded by guy candy Ryan Reynolds, Jake Gyllenhaal, and her Oscars co-host James Franco. Some other things I'm noticing here: Olivia Wilde… More »

Barbara Bush Makes A PSA Supporting Gay Marriage

Barbara Bush is best known for getting busted trying to use a fake ID while her papa was still in the White House. But with this new public service announcement supporting gay marriage, she may just change that. Barbara now lives in New York and is the president of a health nonprofit, Global Health… More »

The 28-Day Meditation Challenge: Can Focusing On Breathing Change Your Life?

I am the opposite of new-agey. I have only gone to a psychic once, in New Orleans, and tuned out immediately when it was obvious that homegirl had no idea what she was talking about. I have never been very interested in horoscopes, mostly because the attributes ascribed to my sign, Taurus—stubborn, down-to-earth,… More »