Album Drop: This Week’s New Releases From Tapes N’ Tapes To British Sea Power

By: Simcha / January 11, 2011

After the post-Xmas lull, the jams are finally back! Yay! Today, Tapes N’ Tapes take us outside; British Sea Power wants you to party like you’re in Norse mythology; Cake rises with some compassion; Cage The Elephant is reborn; Wire keeps growing like a big ol’ tree; and Bela Fleck’s wife, Abigail Washburn, finds refuge. More »

Today’s Lady News: Remembering Christina Green, 9, Victim Of Tucson Shooting

By: Jessica Wakeman / January 11, 2011

A remembrance of Tucson, Arizona shooting victim, nine-year-old Christina Green, who had recently won a seat on her student council and just wanted to meet her local politician, Gabrielle Giffords. (Randomly, Christina is the cousin of “One Tree Hill” actress Sophia Bush.) [Ms. Magazine]
Miss England beauty queen Katrina Hodge is deploying for her… More »

Why Isn’t Online Dating Working For Me?

By: The Stir / January 11, 2011

Dear Dating Mom:

I’ve been using this “wink” feature on this online dating site. Problem is I never hear back from the men I send them to. What am I doing wrong?


I’m just asking for a reply not a ring. Read moreMore »

What Your Bad Fashion Choices Are Really Saying

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 11, 2011

Apparently, when I just walked to the deli to pick up a Diet Coke (the only one I’ve had all day, as I am trying to kick the habit), my outfit — which includes striped leggings tucked into Uggs — communicated to my doorman that I’m a trendy and spendy slut who forgot to put… More »

Rosario Dawson Blasts Looks-Obsessed Hollywood

By: Jessica Wakeman / January 11, 2011

“My whole job is mostly about feeling like I am discriminated against because I am a woman. It is completely OK to [discriminate] outright and out loud — it is wild, but I deal with it. I feel like being an actress, being told to lose weight and be younger — it’s crazy, but it… More »

8 Celebrity Benders

By: Ami Angelowicz / January 11, 2011