Posts tagged "domestic violence"

The Many Arrests Of Michael Lohan

Egads. Michael Lohan is in the news again and it isn’t for something cute like announcing he’s engaged to Jon Gosselin’s ex. Nope, Michael has been charged with three counts…

Kate Torgovnick/ | March 23, 2011 - 10:40 am

Today’s Lady News: “Unfollow Charlie” Sheen Tees Will Raise Money For RAINN

Courtesy of women’s rights activists, “Unfollow Charlie” tees are for sale on — in reference to actor/domestic abuser Charlie Sheen’s Twitter — and proceeds will go to the Rape,…

Jessica Wakeman | March 18, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Quickies: Chris Brown Won’t Apologize For Rihanna Assault & Inside Mariah’s Baby Shower

Chris Brown referred to his domestic violence assault on ex-girlfriend, Rihanna, as a “mishap” in an interview with Page Six Magazine. This charming fellow added, “If I walk around apologizing…

Jessica Wakeman | March 9, 2011 - 8:00 pm

Fox News’ Megyn Kelly Tweets Punched Woman Maybe “Deserves” To Be In A Coma

Megyn Kelly, WTF are you thinking? Regarding a tragic news story in which a NYC man punched and put a woman into a coma over a disputed parking space, the…

Jessica Wakeman | March 8, 2011 - 5:20 pm

Today’s Lady News: John Wayne Bobbitt And His Severed Penis Visit “The View”

John Wayne Bobbitt, the man who notoriously had his penis cut off by his then-wife, Lorena Bobbitt, because he allegedly raped her and had allegedly been physically abusing her,…

Jessica Wakeman | February 23, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Was Anyone Else Deeply Disturbed By The Latest Episode Of “Jersey Shore”?

I know I am late to the “Jersey Shore” bashing party, but I got a little bit behind on my television watching last week. Can we please talk about the…

Ami Angelowicz | February 14, 2011 - 2:20 pm

Does No One Care Chris Brown Is Performing On “Saturday Night Live”?

Chris Brown is hosting “Saturday Night Live” tomorrow night and no one cares.

I would have thought that, even after two years have passed since he beat the crap

Jessica Wakeman | February 11, 2011 - 2:40 pm

What Obama’s “State Of The Union” Address Said, And Didn’t Say, About Women

You may have watched President Obama’s “State of the Union” address in person. Me? I watched the first episode of season one of “Keeping Up With the Kardashians.” (It had…

Jessica Wakeman | January 26, 2011 - 6:20 pm

Mel Gibson Criminal Charges For Domestic Abuse Are Imminent, Radar Claims

Prosecutors are ready to file criminal charges of domestic violence against Mel Gibson, reports. Thank goddess: I was afraid Mel Gibson would get a slap on the wrist, typical…

Jessica Wakeman | January 19, 2011 - 3:15 pm

Dear Wendy: “My Baby Daddy Is An Alcoholic. Should I MOA?”

My boyfriend (he would be a fiancé, but I turned him down) and I have been in a relationship for 2 1/2 years, and we have a 16-month-old daughter together.

Wendy Atterberry | January 12, 2011 - 3:00 pm

Charming Chris Brown Drops Homophobic Slurs In Twitter Fight With Raz-B

Boyfriend of the year decade Chris Brown fails at life again. Yesterday Prince Charming lashed out against the rapper Raz-B on Twitter, tweeting homophobic slurs and making comments about rape

Jessica Wakeman | December 30, 2010 - 5:10 pm

Amber Portwood Arrested For Domestic Abuse

That took long enough: Amber Portwood, the star of MTV’s “Teen Mom,” was arrested yesterday for a domestic violence assault on her daughter Leah’s father, Gary Shirley. As you can…

Jessica Wakeman | December 28, 2010 - 4:10 pm

Usher Tops The “Worst Relationship Songs” List

Here’s one year-end list we’d never want to be on. The Boston Public Health Commission ranked the top 10 worst relationship songs released this year; songs were ranked by the…

Julie Gerstein | December 22, 2010 - 7:45 pm

“Family Matters'” Darius McCrary & 4 More Formerly Famous Actors Accused Of Abuse Or Worse

Former actor Darius McCrary, who played Eddie Winslow on “Family Matters,” was recently served with a restraining order. The legal action was the result of abuse accusations by his ex-wife…

Kelli Bender | December 11, 2010 - 1:00 pm

Chile’s Domestic Violence PSA Fail

Guys who beat women are bad dudes? Sure. Guys who beat women are “fa**ots”? Chile’s National Women’s Service perhaps needs a refresher course on this whole “treating all human beings…

Jessica Wakeman | November 22, 2010 - 5:40 pm

Dear Wendy: “My Ex Hit Me And Now He Wants Me Back”

I started a long-distance (1,500 miles apart) relationship with a wonderful man in August of last year. Things were going great, but suddenly took a turn for the worse in…

Wendy Atterberry | November 19, 2010 - 3:00 pm

Mel Gibson Says Ex “Provoked Me” And “Pushed My Emotional Buttons”

Mel Gibson just got ickier, if that’s possible. In a court document defending himself from his ex-girlfriend Oksana Grigorieva’s claim that he beat her while she was holding their baby…

Jessica Wakeman | November 13, 2010 - 2:00 pm

Police Subpoena “Teen Mom” Amber For Punching Her Baby Daddy

It’s hard to forget the episode of “Teen Mom” where Amber Portwood kicks out her baby daddy, Gary Shirley, for taking their daughter and threatening to call child…

Kate Torgovnick/ | November 11, 2010 - 4:20 pm

Obama And Biden Address The Nation About Violence Against Women

I know October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. But the 10th month of the year is another time for reflection on an issue that doesn’t get quite the attention it…

Jessica Wakeman | October 27, 2010 - 7:45 pm

Girl Talk: Should We Ask Victims Of Domestic Violence Why They Stayed?

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. With that in mind, we’re reposting this article from Judy McGuire which originally ran in July 2009.

Yesterday, two of the other lady…

Judy McGuire | October 26, 2010 - 3:30 pm
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