Magazine Byline Breakdown Shows The Ratio Favors Men

By: Jessica Wakeman / February 4, 2011

Men outnumbered women two-to-one in the nation’s news, culture and literary magazines in 2010 — and in some cases the discrepancy was much, much worse. VIDA, an organization for women in the literary arts, counted all the bylines in mags like The New Yorker, The Atlantic Monthly, The New York Review of Books, Harper’s, and TheMore »


Girl Talk: The Men Haven’t Changed, But I Have

By: Ami Angelowicz / February 4, 2011

One month back on the dating scene and I’ve gone on three dates; well, I don’t know if you can call them dates. More accurately, I’ve had dinner with three men. The first was a friend who I thought I might have feelings for. The next, with a guy I met on the subway. And… More »


Russell Brand, The Teenage Years

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 4, 2011

I fully expect Us Weekly to include this pic of Russell next to one of a teenage Katy Perry in their ridiculous regular series, “Would They Have Dated In High School?!” Answer: I have no idea, but I’m digging his Dylan McKay-esque brooding glare. [via Buzzfeed]… More »


Tiny Television Shows

By: Ami Angelowicz / February 4, 2011

Isn’t television so much more adorable when it’s tiny? Check out all of your favorite TV shows in one miniature video diorama. [Buzzfeed]… More »


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Mother Punishes Son With Hot Sauce, Cold Shower

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 4, 2011

On “The View” this week, the ladies discussed a mother who appeared on Dr. Phil, who punishes her young son for misbehaving by pouring hot sauce on his tongue and forcing him into a freezing cold shower. (The mother has since been charged with abuse.) In the clip above, it’s clear this poor kid… More »