Girl Talk: Hello, Anxiety

By: Jessica Wakeman / April 11, 2011

The past four months of my life were really, really s**tty and hard. I got dumped suddenly by someone with whom I was in love. I moved out of the apartment we shared together and back in with my parents for three months. The Frisky was sold to new owners and we’ve all had to… More »


6 Things To Know About Dave Franco, James’ Little Brother

At the Franco dinner table, Dave may sound like the underachiever when compared to older brother James, who recently hosted the Oscars, is slated to star in and direct several high-profile projects, and is working on, like, a zillion different graduate degrees at once. But can we talk for a second about how freaking cute… More »


Poll: What Romantic Gesture Would Most Set Your Heart Aflutter?

By: The Frisky / April 11, 2011

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Dear Wendy Updates: “Friendless In High School” Responds

By: Wendy Atterberry / April 11, 2011

It’s time again for “Dear Wendy Updates,” a feature where people I’ve given advice to in the past let us know whether they followed the advice and how they’re doing today. After the jump, we hear from “Friendless in High School,” who moved to a new school two years before graduation and hadn’t made any… More »


Bourbon Built For Sipping And Swinging

By: Julie Gerstein / April 11, 2011

I’m a vegetarian who hates drinking beer. To compensate and not come off like a total girly-girl, I’ve cultivated a taste for whiskey. I used to be a Maker’s Mark devotee, but in recent years, it’s given me nasty hangovers, so I’ve switched up my bourbon game. Now I’m crushing hard on Basil Hayden. It… More »


Manwich Reminds Dudes Not To Act Gay (Or Else Get A Sandwich To The Face)

By: Jessica Wakeman / April 11, 2011

As if naming their sloppy Joe sandwich a “Manwich” wasn’t macho enough, a company is now explaining why commercials advertising their product show dudes talking about “feminine” or “gay” topics like hair and musical theater and then getting smacked in the face while a male voice growls, “It’s called a Manwich!”

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