Posts tagged "blogs"

New Blog, 50 JDates, Kicks A Romance Novel’s Butt

Here’s the plot of my new favorite blog, 50 JDates: A 26-year old Jewish girl is in love with her boyfriend, who’s a goy (aka, not a Jew). The two…

Ami Angelowicz | October 26, 2009 - 3:30 pm

Not One, But Two Offbeat Style Photoblogs We’re Loving

Give the standard glossy fashion blogs overrun with pretty girls and designer bags a break for the day and dedicate yourself instead to old-school-style flashbacks and new-school sartorial irony. We’ve…

Lily Q | October 22, 2009 - 2:40 pm

Awesome Blog: The Hottest Heads Of State

I almost felt like I was cruising an online dating site the first time I scrolled through the photos of all the powerful foxes on the new blog Hottest Heads

Ami Angelowicz | October 14, 2009 - 6:50 pm

Barbie Gone Wild!

As far as I was concerned when I was a little girl, there was only one proper use for my Barbie dolls—simulating sex acts. But Barbie and Ken humping (without…

Ami Angelowicz | October 14, 2009 - 5:30 pm

Frisky Q&A: Tucker Max Talks “I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell,” Feminism, Sex, And Why He Loves Women

Love him or hate him, Tucker Max is in your face. The author of I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell, a debauched chronicling of his booze-fueled sexual hijinks which…

Susannah Breslin | October 1, 2009 - 2:00 pm

“Just Don’t Wife Her” Website Outs Gold Diggers And Cheaters!

Ladies, I’m wondering if you’ve been having the same problem as me … men just seem too eager to get hitched lately. Really it’s quite concerning. (For those who are…

Ami Angelowicz | September 28, 2009 - 6:45 pm

Sweet New Blog: My Parents Were Awesome

Just because your parents walk around wearing pants that go up past their bellybuttons, have a one-drink limit, and go to bed at 10pm doesn’t mean they weren’t cool once.

Nikki Dowling | September 24, 2009 - 8:20 pm

New Favorite Blog: Awesomely BAD Engagement Photos

Nothing is funnier to me than cheesy, posed portraits à la Awkward Family Photos. Whether it be a weirdo image with laser beams in the background or a ridonculous Christmas…

Ami Angelowicz | September 21, 2009 - 4:50 pm

New Site We’re Hearting: Haters + Lovers 20 Questions

Can you guess who hates their older brother? Loves wearing a bikini? Hates when girls don’t put out after you pay for a date? If you ever needed additional proof…

Ami Angelowicz | September 3, 2009 - 6:15 pm

Learn Something Everyday And Enjoy It!

Usually reserved for sappy greeting cards or inspirational mass emails, the saying “learn something new everyday” had lost its glowing appeal for me. But a new site is making the…

Ami Angelowicz | September 1, 2009 - 7:20 pm

New Favorite Blog: The People Of WalMart

Walmart’s commercials have gotten awfully slick lately. The one above is a real tearjerker that begs the question—do these people really shop at Walmart? Maybe, but just compare them to…

Ami Angelowicz | August 28, 2009 - 3:49 pm

New Favorite Blog: Emails From Crazy People

Do you save the crazy emails you receive? Umm … I have an entire arsenal of them. About six years ago, I started a file in my inbox labeled “INSANE”…

Ami Angelowicz | August 18, 2009 - 11:20 am

Awesome New Blog: Don’t Judge My Hair

Ever feel like it’s just time to change your ‘do? Lately, I’ve been so sick of the mildly-different-variations-on-the-same-haircut that I’ve been rocking for the last five years. I’m not ever…

Ami Angelowicz | August 5, 2009 - 7:20 pm

New Favorite Blog: Skinny Girls, Big Sandwiches

In our weight-and-beauty-obsessed culture, there’s something almost fetishized and taboo about an image of a skinny girl eating a big, honking burger. That’s why I’m oddly obsessed with a new…

Ami Angelowicz | August 5, 2009 - 12:00 pm

Ciara’s Ex-Hairstylist Spills The Goods

While Ciara is sporting her cute short ‘do all over town, her hairstylist is simmering. Shirlena Allen, who says she’s been styling Ciara’s hair for over a year, says pictures…

Zandile Blay | July 29, 2009 - 9:10 pm

Are You Unemployed? Blog About It!

It was the first week of January when the CEO of my company called everyone into the conference room to have a heart-to-heart about how the recession would affect our…

Ami Angelowicz | July 24, 2009 - 8:30 pm

The Worst Library Books Ever

Two librarians from Michigan, Mary and Holly, have given us yet another website to make Tuesday mornings at the office completely unproductive. Their blog, Awful Library Books, documents the ridiculous…

Nikki Dowling | July 22, 2009 - 4:20 pm

Washington Post’s New Video Blog: Are You Inspired By Street Style, Too?

These days, I get more ideas about what to wear from watching people on the street or looking at blogs that document the clothes of everyday people than from looking…

Catherine Strawn | July 13, 2009 - 6:40 pm

Claudia Kishi, Style Icon

Hilarious nostalgic blog alert! “What Claudia Wore” discusses in great detail the fashion choices of Claudia Kishi, as depicted on the covers of one of my favorite young adult book…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 19, 2009 - 1:40 pm

Check This Out: Passive Aggressive Notes

It’s one thing to write a passive aggressive note. It’s doubly passive for the recipient to then post the note online. And yet it makes for wonderful entertainment, thanks to…

Leonora Epstein | June 8, 2009 - 12:15 pm