Quickies: J-Woww Has A Defense For Those Nude Photos & Beso Investor Sues Eva Longoria

By: Annika Harris / January 10, 2011
J-Woww says those nude photos of her were taken by her ex when she was under anesthesia. [The Superficial] Arizona shooting suspect Jared Loughner has been ordered held without bail. [AOL News] Do you agree with this highly subjective ranking of Janet Jackson's #1 hits? We would have given "Rhythm… More »

Cross-Eyed Opossum Stole My Heart

By: Ami Angelowicz / January 10, 2011
I've been completely skeeved out by opossums until now. Cross-eyed Heidi changed everything for me. I feel an undeniable kinship with this quirky, little marsupial. And so does the rest of the world. As a new addition to Germany's Leipzig Zoo, Heidi became an online celebrity the moment the world saw her face. [… More »

Today’s Lady News: Are “Chinese Mothers” Superior?

By: Jessica Wakeman / January 10, 2011
The Wall Street Journal ran a controversial op-ed by Yale Law professor Amy Chua about "Chinese mothers," or more broadly, a sub-set of strict parents who expect excellence from their children and force them to both study and rehearse instruments for hours a day. "Chinese parents can get away with things that Western parents can’t. More »

Giada De Laurentiis Is A Traditional Wife

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 10, 2011
"I think it can be hard for any man to sometimes be upstaged by his wife. So when I'm home, I work very hard to be Todd's wife and Jade's mother. I have no problem going back to those traditional roles. I try to be Giada, the young girl that he met 20 years ago… More »

The Boob Tube: Television Highlights For The Week Of January 10, 2010

With the exception of Brad Womack's apology and the vampire wannabe on "The Bachelor," it's been a quiet few weeks on the television front. Thank goodness, things are starting to pick up. This week, meet the new set of "Teen Moms," check out new series "Off the Map" and "Lights Out," and… More »

Ooh, Burn! Bristol Palin Calls Out Her Mom On Twitter UPDATE: It’s A Hoax

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 10, 2011
As Jessica said, "Baby bear isn't gettin' any freshwater salmon tonight." Wonder what the story is here... [BuzzFeed] UPDATE: Turns out this is a hoax. I guess we should have known that no one messes with Mama Grizzly. [Mediaite]… More »