Billie Piper On “Secret Diary Of A Call Girl,” Sex Work And Feminism

Jessica Wakeman / April 12, 2011

“When I first started playing [Belle/Hannah], when I first read the script, I found it very hard to believe that those kind of women in that profession really [could be feminists]. I was quite judgmental about it. I thought ‘I’m not entirely sure that there’s any way that you could be that way and feel… More »


Quickies: Hear The Britney/Rihanna “S&M” Remix & Benicio Del Toro Knocked Up Who?!

Jessica Wakeman / April 11, 2011

How in love am I with this Rihanna/Britney Spears “S&M” remix? This morning RiRi told Z100 she hopes the two make a music video together because “I want to spank Britney!” Meow. [PopEater, RadarOnline]
Nicki Minaj will replace Enrique Inglesias and his ego as the opening act for Britney’s tour. What an upgrade! Suck… More »


Today’s Lady News: “In The Bedroom, Inequality Beats Equality”

Jessica Wakeman / April 11, 2011

“Men are aroused by being dominant and by submissive women, women are aroused by being submissive and by dominant men,” writes Ogi Ogas, Ph.D. in Psychology Today. “In the bedroom, inequality beats equality.” Those broad sweeping statements are fighting words, PT! Speaking strictly for myself, I agree with Ogi. But I wonder if other folk… More »


Bristol Palin Was This Close To Being Tina Fey’s Baby Sitter

“I can’t imagine Bristol would have been too psyched to [babysit] anyway; it was her 18th birthday, she was in New York City, and I had made a vicious joke about her a week earlier. But I appreciated the mom-ness of Mrs. Palin’s offer … I thanked her, saying Alice was too little to stay… More »


Shopping Guide: Denim To Give You A Lighter Shade Of Pale

Julie Gerstein / April 11, 2011

Unlikely Style Inspiration: “Mildred Pierce”

Julie Gerstein / April 11, 2011

Everyone’s talking about the HBO miniseries “Mildred Pierce,” based on the 1941 novel by James Cain, which ended its five-part run last night. Things really revved up when Evan Rachel Wood entered the scene, playing Mildred’s grown-up and ungrateful daughter Veda. We’re really feeling her ’30s-inspired feminine suits and tailored looks. After the jump, four… More »