Poll Asks If Lara Logan Is To Blame For Her Sexual Assault In Egypt

By: Jessica Wakeman / February 16, 2011

A poll on ApprovalPolls.com asks if CBS reporter Lara Logan, who was beaten and sexually assaulted on February 11 while reporting from Tahrir Square in Egypt, is to blame for the attack on her.

Though this poll was probably put up by some random nobody, it’s not at all unheard of that there… More »


14 Short-Haired Ladies Whose Careers Flourished The Closer The Crop

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / February 16, 2011

The Fugs New Louboutins Named After Blake Lively

By: Jessica Wakeman / February 16, 2011

I’ll console myself with the fact Blake Lively has a pair of Louboutins named after her (and I don’t!) with the fact these heels are kinda fugs. Right? [Daily Mail UK]… More »


Liam Neeson Talks About Natasha Richardson’s Death

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / February 16, 2011

“It’s easy enough to plan jobs, to plan a lot of work. That’s effective. But that’s the weird thing about grief. You can’t prepare for it. You think you’re gonna cry and get it over with. You make those plans, but they never work. It hits you in the middle of the night — well,… More »


The 28-Day Meditation Challenge: Falling Off The Wagon

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / February 16, 2011

For the month of February, Kate is taking part in Sharon Salzberg’s 28-Day Meditation Challenge. Kate already shared her feelings on week one and week two of the program. Here’s her thoughts going into week three.

An annoying thing happened this week with my meditation. There’s no good way to put it: I simply… More »


Best In Show

By: Ami Angelowicz / February 16, 2011

Hickory — short for Grand Champion Foxcliffe Hickory Wind — a Scottish deerhound, took the title of Best in Show at the annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. Her handler refers to her as a “diva” who “demands love.” Something tells me Hickory is perfectly suited for stardom. [NY Times]… More »