Sometimes when you hit rock bottom, there’s only one place to go – back home with Mom and Dad. As layoffs and overwhelming debt are knocking members of our generation on their asses, many are flocking home to the safety net they couldn’t wait to escape at age 18. There isn’t any shame in going home to catch your breath and regroup, but there’s a way to approach the situation so you really do get back on your feet and avoid causing more angst than the My Chemical Romance blaring from your little brother’s room.
The Frisky hit up Rick Kahler, an NAPFA-registered, fee-only financial advisor and author of four books on financial planning and money psychology, for advice on how to move home and get independent without feeling like you’re re-living the turmoil of your Jordan Catalano-crushing youth all over again. Keep reading »
Slate’s Dear Prudence has gotten a letter from a woman with a real problem on her hands: her man has a tiny penis. She’s 30, and he’s a great guy, but his penis is so small, after Googling the matter, she came to the conclusion that he may have a “micropenis.” What’s the problem? “When you can’t feel anything during the act, that’s a problem.” We’re going to have to agree on that one.
Find out what Prudie advises, and then tell us in the comments what you’d tell the woman with the man with the small penis. Keep reading »
Check out this “Save the Date” wedding video from Austin, TX, couple Hayden and Sean. Depending on how you feel about Wes Anderson’s twee world, this video is either utterly cute or terribly annoying. Regardless, it emulates “Rushmore” and “The Royal Tenenbaums” to a tee. [BuzzFeed
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Good news for Lindsay Lohan! The actress appeared before a judge today for sentencing, after repeatedly violating the terms of her probation set in 2007. Lohan has been in rehab at the Betty Ford Center since last month, when she was arrested for failing a mandatory drug test and then released on bail. At today’s hearing, prosecutors argued that LiLo should be sentenced to six months in the pokey and that entering rehab last month was only to avoid jail time, not because she had some sort of “epiphany.” Lohan’s attorneys countered that relapse is a common part of recovery and that the actress is “trying her best.” Lindsay’s next court date is scheduled for Feb. 23, 2011.
Now, most importantly, is it just me or does Lohan look like she wore a new pair of lips to court today? [Huffington Post] Keep reading »