Posts tagged "diets"

6 Diet Fads For People Who Will Try Anything Except Exercise

In a landscape littered with unscientific and downright stupid weight loss products, it takes something extra stupid to get our attention. Fortunately, weight loss is a big business, and some…

Cracked | March 8, 2012 - 10:50 am

The Real Reason Why Women Go On Cleanses

What motivates women to do a juice cleanse? Is it that the people who tout its benefits are all glowy and impossibly attractive? Is it that cleansing is a productive…

Leonora Epstein | January 25, 2012 - 9:00 am

Girl Talk: Why I Don’t Diet

When I was in sixth grade, my boyfriend told me he didn’t care that I was fat. He loved me anyway, just as I was.

It was something along…

Sally McGraw | September 21, 2011 - 1:00 pm

“Maggie Goes On A Diet,” Children’s Diet Book, Criticized For Hurting Body Image

Add this to your fall reading list (or book burning pile): Maggie Goes On A Diet, a children’s book for elementary schoolers, about an obese 14-year-old girl named Maggie who…

Jessica Wakeman | August 22, 2011 - 1:20 pm

Mila Kunis Says You Can Lose Weight — If You Want To

“I don’t think I ever fully realized what a human body is capable of doing. But I think I was also, in a beautiful way, incredibly naive. I believed that…

Julie Gerstein | August 10, 2011 - 3:40 pm

Not A Pretty Picture: When Celeb Diet Spokespeople Gain The Weight Back

Weight loss programs will use all kinds of tricks and techniques to entice you to buy in — from discounts and free food to real life testimonials. Lately, the weight…

Julie Gerstein | August 3, 2011 - 4:20 pm

Girl Talk: Dressing Vs. Dieting

Every winter, I pack on about 15 pounds. I live in Minneapolis, which means that my city may be blanketed in snow from early-November through mid-May, and all that dark,…

Sally McGraw | May 24, 2011 - 1:00 pm

Lady Gaga Strictly Follows The Drunk Diet

“I am on the drunk diet. I live my life as I want to, creatively. I like to drink whiskey and stuff while I am working. But the deal is…

Kate Torgovnick/ | March 21, 2011 - 10:20 am

Jimmy Kimmel Says Forget The Tapeworm, He’s Got The Diet Plan For You

A few weeks back, Jimmy Kimmel—and Jessica Alba, Minka Kelly, Jessica Biel, Sofia Vergara, Lindsay Lohan, and Eva Longoria—introduced us to Hottie Body Humpilates. Now Anna Faris, Amanda Seyfried,…

Kate Torgovnick/ | March 15, 2011 - 11:20 am

Gained Some Holiday Weight? Good. That’s What He Wants

’Tis the season for peace, joy and weight gain. After Christmas and New Year’s, we will all jiggle a bit more. Women will feel like kicking themselves for their weight…

Ask Men | January 5, 2011 - 7:45 pm

Ginnifer Goodwin Has Been Dieting Since She Was 9 Years Old

“I have been a member of Weight Watchers for 23 years and I’m back on it right now. It’s the only thing on the planet that doesn’t dehydrate you or…

Wendy Atterberry | December 22, 2010 - 12:45 pm

Dudes Don’t Diet With The Belly Sauna

Is your boyfriend starting to look a little tubby? Maybe he’s getting a little round around the edges thanks to all the holiday feasting? Fear not, ye lads who loathe…

Leonora Epstein | December 19, 2010 - 3:00 pm

Awesome Tweet: Kelly Cutrone Does Not Endorse The Baby Food Diet, Thank You Very Much

We’re not sure that when we bash on bad celeb behavior—like the baby food diet trend—that it actually makes a difference in Hollywood. When fashion power lady Kelly Cutrone says…

Leonora Epstein | September 8, 2010 - 4:20 pm

Quotable: Michaele Salahi Shares Her Lucky Charms And Salad Diet

“I’m a skinny girl. I always was. I’ve never had an eating disorder in my life. And it hurts to be called anorexic … I start the day with a…

Kate Torgovnick/ | August 19, 2010 - 2:40 pm

Chew On This: French Grazia Recommends The Chocolate Diet

Crazy idea #2,384 from the folks at the French version of Grazia magazine: the chocolate diet. Oui. The principle behind this regime isn’t so much about a diet (what, you…

Leonora Epstein | June 11, 2010 - 11:20 am

Which Health Foods Are Bad For You?

Healthy foods, like reality show stars, tend to be both high-maintenance and tasteless. As lazy and spoiled people, we try to find any shortcuts we can to eating healthy without…

Cracked | May 29, 2010 - 6:00 pm

How Do You Get Motivated To Exercise?

Here’s a fact: Right now, I am the fattest I’ve ever been in my whole life. Period. End of story. I have all the respect in the world for Crystal

Susannah Breslin | May 21, 2010 - 3:59 pm

Kim Kardashian Drowns Her Food In Windex

If you thought Jennifer Aniston’s Baby Food Diet was stupid and weird, check out Kim Kardashian’s Windex method of losing weight. Apparently, the apple-bottomed reality TV star sprays the glass…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 13, 2010 - 6:50 pm

Want To Look Like Jen Aniston? Eat Baby Food

Jennifer Aniston wants to be thin so bad that she is willing to eat baby food to get there. Yup, Jen’s diet secret is totally out of the food processor.

Ami Angelowicz | May 5, 2010 - 2:10 pm

Have You Ever Been On The Sex Diet?

I can’t tell you how many diets I’ve been on in my life. The grapefruit diet, the cookie diet, the no-sugar diet, the no-carbs diet, the Atkins diet, the raw…

Susannah Breslin | April 27, 2010 - 3:30 pm