Dear Wendy: “My Boyfriend Grosses Me Out!”

By: Wendy Atterberry / January 14, 2011
It’s time again for “Shortcuts.” For every question, I’ll give my advice in three sentences or less, because sometimes the answer to a person’s question is so obvious and the need to hear it so great, being as clear and frank as possible is simply the best way to go. Today we discuss gro… More »

What To Look For In A Mate: Someone Who Talks Like You

By: Ami Angelowicz / January 14, 2011
See! Words really are the key to our hearts! I have always known this of course, but science finally got the memo. A new study suggests that a crucial determinant of compatibility in love is finding someone who talks just like you. Matching use of personal pronouns, articles, prepositions, and adverbs likely gets the chemistry… More »

5 Reasons The Golden Globes Are Better Than The Oscars

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 14, 2011
Hooray! Award season has begun! On Sunday, the Golden Globe Awards will be handed out in Hollywood and I couldn't be more excited. The Globes are my favorite award show of the season. While the Academy Awards have more "prestige," I could fast-forward through about 90 percent of it. (Ditto for the Emmy Awards, which… More »

RIP: Broadcast’s Trish Keenan

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 14, 2011
It's a sad day for music. Trish Keenan, of the electronic pop duo Broadcast, has died from complications from pneumonia after she contracted H1N1 (yeah, swine flu) while on tour. Keenan's voice was incredibly special and if you've never heard her sing -- or listened to Broadcast before -- this is a rather tragic excuse… More »

Girl Talk: I Don’t Like My Brother’s Fiancée

By: Josephine Ledger / January 14, 2011
God help me for admitting this: I don't like my brother's fiancée. Phew. It feels so freeing to write these words. I can't even bring myself to call her my future sister-in-law. It makes my skin itch. I would love to be able to give you a concrete reason for being irked by her. Like… More »

Bootights Make Winter Dressing Easy

By: Annika Harris / January 14, 2011
Oprah said Bootights will revolutionize your closet, and we can't agree more. This special legwear eliminates the need to wear socks over your tights because the sock is built right in. But no one will see your socks when you wear ankle, mid-calf, knee-high, or over-the-knee boots. Bootights are available in a variety of color… More »