Posts tagged "blogs"

“Hot Guys Reading Books” Is Now A Website!

Fact: The Frisky is an inspiration. Evidence: Over a year ago, in April 2009, I made a Nerd Girl Porn slideshow of "hot guys reading." Now there is a blog called just that and you can view it in all its glory here. Downside: They didn't give us any credit for…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 12, 2010

101 Things To Do With A Tainted Wedding Dress

Meet Kevin, the hilarious dude behind the blog "My Ex-Wife's Wedding Dress." A few months ago, Kevin's wife of 12 years left him. And when she packed up her stuff, she left something behind—her wedding dress. And so Kevin hatched a plan to come up with 101 uses for said wedding dress and…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / May 12, 2010

Funny New Blog: @#$% My Kids Ruined

In case you were thinking about having kids anytime soon, this new blog S**t My Kids Ruined will make you think twice. This alternative form of birth control features the worst that can happen when little hellians go on a rampage. The path of destruction left by an angry or curious child i…
By: Ami Angelowicz / May 11, 2010

Frisky Q & A: Sassy Editor Christina Kelly Weighs In On Life, Today’s Teen Media, And Cute Bands

To us Gen X ladies, Sassy was the ultimate teen magazine. Each issue left us feeling a little cooler, because we weren’t just in the know—we were in the know. And no one was more responsible for that feeling than editor Christina Kelly. Her columns “What Now” and “Cute Band Alert” were everything a 16-year-old,…
By: Anne Ichikawa / May 11, 2010

Fake Karl’s Advice For Coping With The Recession

Sure, the recession has hit us normal people hard. But no one, according to Fake Karl, has it quite as bad as the wealthy fashionistas and fashionistos out there. Karl has decided to take it upon himself to instruct the rich on "how to do things" so they can get by. Since all of…
By: Leonora Epstein / April 19, 2010

Street Style Blogs Passe; Vlogs Where It’s At

We're not ashamed to admit that we're full-on street style blog addicts. (Although, mainly out of jealousy of their impeccably-dressed subjects.) We're noticing that the genre is moving to a different level after seeing real-style documentarians move to video platforms, which gives a whole new feeling to street style. We recently came across Vimeo…
By: Leonora Epstein / April 1, 2010

In Case You Care: Bee Shaffer Has A Blog, Doesn’t Have A Copy Editor

Bee Shaffer, spawn of Anna Wintour, has launched herself a blog called New York Notebook. In the About section: "Hi I’m Bee Shaffer. You might know me from gossip blogs and others, but let me tell you, you ain’t seen nothing yet. This page is where I write my thoughts and observations about…
By: Leonora Epstein / March 17, 2010

Funny Blog Alert: Lesbians Who Look Like Justin Bieber

I will admit that I really didn’t know who Justin Bieber was until recently. I guess that’s a good thing since I am no longer 11. Apparently this tween heartthrob has been taking his style cues from the lovely lesbian ladies of this country. A new blog, Lesbians Who Look Like Justi…
By: Ami Angelowicz / March 10, 2010

Trifecta Of Awesomeness: Bea Arthur Mountains Pizza Blog

Welcome to our new favorite thing: a new Tumblr blog simply titled "Bea Arthur Mountains Pizza." The name pretty much says it all, but if you need further information, the tagline explains, "This is the definitive collection of pictures featuring bea arthur, mountains and pizza." The definitive collection? If you say so. In any case,…
By: Leonora Epstein / March 4, 2010

Things That You Didn’t Notice “Doing It” But Totally Are

Because I have the sense of humor of a 13-year-old boy in the throes of puberty, I tend to enjoy fart jokes, penis jokes, and this new website…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 18, 2010

Enter This V-Day Haiku Contest

In honor of the impending holiday (the one that starts with a “V”), Breakup Girl, the superhero whose domain is love or the lack thereof, is sponsoring a relationship-themed Haiku contest. Her blog, which combines comics, observations and dating news with classic advice letters, would not be complete without some love poetry.
By: Ami Angelowicz / February 12, 2010

Behold! A Live Sex Map!

Have you ever lain in bed on a lonely night and wondered, "How many people are getting laid right now while I'm reading my book and sipping tea?" Well, wonder no more because this site I Just Made Love will show you exactly how many people are getting busy right now. The count…
By: Ami Angelowicz / February 3, 2010

Amazing New Site: Man Babies

Time with dad is such an important part of a young man’s life. The luckiest boys are the ones with great fathers ready and willing to help them navigate through the rugged trenches of manhood. This new amazing site, Man Babies, depicts some heartwarming scenes of father-son bonding like you’ve never seen it…
By: Ami Angelowicz / February 1, 2010

Hilarious New Blog: Awkward Stock Photos

Random people + strange settings + no photo credits = stock photos. In case you need a good laugh today, you might want to consider the inane nature of stock photos in a fun new blog, Awkward Stock Photos. Sure, we often scroll through said stock photos, paying them no mind as we…
By: Ami Angelowicz / January 27, 2010

An Appletini? OK, We’ll Take It

Some random blogger decided to equate the sites they liked/disliked/used over the last year with various types of food and drink. Apparently, The Frisky is like an appletini. I am cool with that analogy, because at least there is booze involved. Click here to see the full list. [BuzzFeed]…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 13, 2010

Awesome New Blog: Nobody Likes You

If your New Year’s resolution is something like, “Make more friends,” or “Stop getting beat up at parties,” or if you’re just looking for a diplomatic way to tell someone in your life that you just don’t like them, you need to check out this new blog, Nobody Likes You. I mean how…
By: Ami Angelowicz / January 5, 2010

Hot Blog Alert: Third And Delaware Chronicles The Best Of “Roseanne” Fashion

Who woulda thunk "Roseanne," that off-beat sitcom about a working class family fronted by the crass Roseanne and eternally plumber-cracked John Goodman, could provide such awesome fashion fodder? A rad new blog called Third And Delaware (the cross streets for the Conner family home) chronicles all the awesomely '80s and '90s sartorial moment…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 14, 2009

Check This Out: “Clients From Hell” Blog

Attention design nerds! Here's a new blog that will have you laughing your fonts off. Clients From Hell features anonymous stories about the incompetent people and projects graphic designers have dealt with. The vignettes deal with anything from stupid misunderstandings -- "After I sent a client a mockup with lorem ipsum a…
By: Leonora Epstein / November 20, 2009

New Blog We Love: Models Are Smart

If you’ve ever seen an episode of “America’s Next Top Model,” you might be under the impression that most models—while nice to look at—are actually pretty vapid. Wrong! Bloggette Erin Gibson doesn’t want you to get it twisted anymore. She has set out to prove that these anatomically superior ladies and gentlemen, who…
By: Ami Angelowicz / November 9, 2009

I’m Afraid My Girlfriend Is Going To Eat Me

Yahoo! Answers gets such an amazing array of totally ridonkulous questions that an entire blog has been set up to collect the best ones. The question above is my new personal favorite. This guy's girlfriend loves him so, so, so much she literally wants to eat him. Well, drink him, as a milkshake. What should…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 28, 2009