“Blue Valentine” Gets NC-17 Rating Overturned

Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 8, 2010

We’ve been gearing up for the Ryan Gosling and Michelle Williams movie, “Blue Valentine,” for ages now. And so we weren’t happy when the movie was given an NC-17 rating due to an implied oral sex scene. What this means, in the grand scheme of things, is that the Motion Pictures Association of America (MPAA)… More »


Style 911: I’m Meeting My Boyfriend’s Parents At Their Holiday Party

Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 8, 2010

My boyfriend had the bright idea to introduce me to his parents for the first time at their annual holiday party. Fortunately, the party is taking place at their home so it’s more casual than formal. Unfortunately, I have no idea what to wear. Please help me! – Beth
Wow! That’s a doozy. You’re… More »


Doll Hoarding Is Very Scary

Ami Angelowicz / December 8, 2010

I usually watch “Hoarders” every week as an incentive to clean my apartment and throw unnecessary crap away. Every once in a while, one of the hoarders really gets to me. A couple of moths ago, it was Sir Patrick, the leprechaun hoarder. This week, it’s Susan, the doll hoarder. After her “doll house” wa… More »


Ask The Man Panel: On The Fringe

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / December 8, 2010

This week, in response to a reader request to have the Man Panel review “something that normal people would actually wear,” I decided to get their thoughts on this fringed shawl cardigan from Forever 21. Personally, I’m a huge fan of the current blanket sweater trend, because it’s the next best thing to cutting two… More »


Joy Behar To Judge The 2011 Miss America Pageant

Jessica Wakeman / December 8, 2010

Color me shocked: Joy Behar, the one co-host of “The View” who makes any damn sense, will be judging the 2011 Miss America pageant. Now, if the qualities needed to rate women in bikinis include not being a misogynist and a prescription pill addict, Joy Behar is a vast improvement over last year’s judge, RushMore »


The Good, The Bad & The Meh Of The British Fashion Awards

Annika Harris / December 8, 2010