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Betty White’s New Show All About Pranking “Unsuspecting Youth Of America”

Betty White isn’t just the hottest star in Hollywood—she’s leading a movement to show us younger folk that old peeps are cool, too. NBC has ordered 12 episodes Betty’s new reality show, “Off Their Rockers.” For the show, hidden cameras will keep tabs on seven senior citizens as they play pranks on “the unsuspecting youth of America.” The series is already a hit in Belgium and South Korea, and Betty is excited to host the American version. “People have been telling me that I’m `off my rocker’ for years—now I can prove it,” she said. [NY Daily News] Keep reading »

Betty White Was A Pinup Girl

Betty White just turned 89, but here is a picture of her when she was the nine of hearts. Only question: what are the earmuffs for? [Nerve]
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Betty White Turns 89. Yep, That’s A Lot Of Candles.


Yesterday, Betty White turned 89 years old and celebrated the occasion by sharing a glass of vodka with David Letterman. All I can say is: may we all be as awesome as Betty when we inch towards 90. Let’s all sing together now: Happy birthday to you … happy birthday to you … happy birthday dear Beeeettttty. Happy birthday to you. Keep reading »

Today’s Lady News: Betty White Voted AP’s Entertainer Of The Year

  • Woot woot! Betty White has been voted Entertainer of the Year by the Associated Press. [NPR]
  • Remember the bigoted DMV employee who sent a letter to transgender woman Amber Yust telling her she’d go to hell after trying to have her gender legally changed on her license? The employee has since resigned. Amber Yust (and I) thinks that employee should have been given a pink slip first. [Nerve]
  • Forget about rappers who only rhyme about bitches and hoes: here are the top 10 least misogynistic lyrics of 2010! [The Grio]
  • Duh: domestic terror attacks on abortion clinics don’t do jack to lower the abortion rate. Are you listening, extremists? [Big Think]

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The Betty White Name Game

After reading Betty White’s recent interview in Parade Magazine, I’ve decided I want to live inside her head. She talked about how much she loves Cadillacs, and how she always names them after birds. Her current Caddy is named “Seagull”—her previous ones were named “Canary” and “Parakeet.” Oh, and her dog is named “Pontiac.” So cars are named after birds and dogs are named after cars. Just go with it, Betty! I wonder what else she names? [Parade] Keep reading »

Quotable: Betty White Is 88 And Still Frisky

“Does desire melt away with age? I’m waiting for that day to come. Sexual desire is like aging—a lot of it is up here … I don’t have a fella but if [my husband] Allen [Ludden] — or Robert Redford — were around, we’d have a very active sex life … I married my first husband because we wanted to sleep together. It lasted six months and we were in bed for six months.”

Betty White may be 88 years old, but she tells AARP magazine that she still thinks about sex as often as a teenage boy [People] Keep reading »

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