Channing Tatum, With And Without Shirt

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / February 15, 2011

Behold, Channing Tatum looking smoking hot in the March issue of GQ. This photo spread should put to bed rumors that he chubbed up after filming “The Eagle.” Apparently, the not-released-yet interview that accompanies the photos is even better. In it, Channing reveals why he became a stripper, calls Jagermeister the “nectar of the gods,”… More »


Girl Talk: How A Student Schooled Me On Racism

By: Tamara Lynch / February 15, 2011

A few years ago my friend Dana and I were volunteers for Minds Matter, a non-profit organization that helps underprivileged kids get into college. Dana, a white Florida hippie who had a thing for rap music, was hoping to boost her resume in order to secure a teaching fellowship in the city. My goal a… More »


Bright Eyes Sings In The People’s Key

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / February 15, 2011

Yes, Conor Oberst is dreamy. But that’s not why you should get The People’s Key, the seventh studio album from Bright Eyes, which drops today. Here’s a sample review from our friends at NPR: “I won’t mince words: This is the best record Bright Eyes has ever made.” So if you’ve enjoyed anything from thi… More »


Who Is Calling Michelle Obama Fat?

By: Jessica Wakeman / February 15, 2011

Michelle Obama? Fat? The woman whose toned upper-arms have headlined the 10 o’clock news? Who would dare say such a thing? In a cartoon on a conservative web site called BigGovernment.com, the First Lady and the president are depicted chowing down on dinner — she with a pile of hamburgers and French fries and he… More »


Ask The Mega Man Panel: Wide-Leg Jeans

By: Julie Gerstein / February 15, 2011

Ladies, don’t ever think guys don’t care about what you wear. When I asked my guy friends to give their opinions on a few lady-specific fashions, they were more than happy to offer their thoughts. Oh man, did they have some feelings about the clothes we wear. Major feelings. First up, I asked them about… More »


Irina Shayk Bones Cristiano Ronaldo, Poses For Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue Cover

By: Jessica Wakeman / February 15, 2011

As if boning Cristiano Ronaldo wasn’t reason enough to hate Irina Shayk! The 24-year-old Russian model and her ah-may-zing tatas are the 2011 cover of Sports Illustrated’s spank-bankable esteemed swimsuit edition. So, who is Irina Shayk? She’s from Emangelynsk City, Russia, and was “discovered” in 2004 on a train ride. In addition to barely containing… More »