Little Girl Resists Eyebrow Wax On “Toddlers & Tiaras”

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 14, 2011

Fifty percent of the time while I’m watching “Toddlers & Tiaras,” I have my thumb poised over the “call” button on my cell phone, ready to dial Child Protective Services. This clips falls under that 50 percent. Watch a pageant mom force her 5-year-old daughter to get her eyebrows waxed and then curse humanity. More »


Vince Vaughn Wants You To Call His Daughter By Her Real Name

“If I just called her ‘Baby,’ then she’ll love the movie ‘Dirty Dancing,’ but she won’t know her proper name. No one puts her in a corner.”
Vince Vaughn explains to Ellen DeGeneres why he always calls his daughter by her full name. While Locklyn does seem a little formal for a one-month old, it… More »


Dear Wendy: “My Boyfriend Grosses Me Out!”

By: Wendy Atterberry / January 14, 2011

It’s time again for “Shortcuts.” For every question, I’ll give my advice in three sentences or less, because sometimes the answer to a person’s question is so obvious and the need to hear it so great, being as clear and frank as possible is simply the best way to go. Today we discuss gross boyfriends,… More »


What To Look For In A Mate: Someone Who Talks Like You

By: Ami Angelowicz / January 14, 2011

See! Words really are the key to our hearts! I have always known this of course, but science finally got the memo. A new study suggests that a crucial determinant of compatibility in love is finding someone who talks just like you. Matching use of personal pronouns, articles, prepositions, and adverbs likely gets the chemistry… More »


5 Reasons The Golden Globes Are Better Than The Oscars

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 14, 2011

Hooray! Award season has begun! On Sunday, the Golden Globe Awards will be handed out in Hollywood and I couldn’t be more excited. The Globes are my favorite award show of the season. While the Academy Awards have more “prestige,” I could fast-forward through about 90 percent of it. (Ditto for the Emmy Awards, which… More »


RIP: Broadcast’s Trish Keenan

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 14, 2011

It’s a sad day for music. Trish Keenan, of the electronic pop duo Broadcast, has died from complications from pneumonia after she contracted H1N1 (yeah, swine flu) while on tour. Keenan’s voice was incredibly special and if you’ve never heard her sing — or listened to Broadcast before — this is a rather tragic excuse… More »