Posts tagged "juno"

Diablo Cody Says Feminists “Should Be Up My Butt”

"Any feminist out there who doesn't support me gets a big boo because you've got one person out there who is advocating for women in Hollywood and you're going to slag that person? If you're a feminist, you should be up my butt. I have no idea if I've helped feminism or set it back, because people…

By: Jessica Wakeman / January 27, 2012

Quotable: Ellen Page Talks “Juno,” Abortion, And White Dudes

"You all need to calm down. People are so black and white about this. Because she kept the baby everybody said the film was against abortion. But if she'd had an abortion everybody would have been like, 'Oh my God.' I am a feminist and I am totally pro-choice, but what's funny is when you…

By: Jessica Wakeman / April 7, 2010

Exclusive Q&A: Diablo Cody Talks Megan Fox, Therapy, And Doing “The View” With Courtney Love

We're lusty Diablo Cody fans at The Frisky. "Juno," the TV show "The United States Of Tara," her my-life-as-a-stripper-memoir, Candy Girl—we love it, love it, love it. So I hope I didn't come off too much like a nerdy fangirl when I called her up to talk about her new movie, "Jennifer's Body," a horror

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 8, 2009

Quick Pic: Wouldn’t Ju Like To No

So we'll fill you in: Ellen Page is currently filming a flick with Leo DiCaprio called “Oliver’s Arrows.” She looks like the cutest candy bar evah in this adorable brown ensemble. [Los Angeles, 9/4/09]…

By: Simcha / September 4, 2009

Diablo Cody Talks To Inked Magazine

When stripper-turned-screenwriter Diablo Cody, made famous by her script for "Juno," sat down with tattoo magazine Inked, she talked about everything from Catholicism to cannibalism. Oh yeah, she even has a cute story about Robert Pattinson—and it's not what you'd think.

By: Nikki Dowling / August 25, 2009

The Five Worst Movies To Watch Together On Father’s Day (Or Any Other Family Holiday)

Celebrating holidays with a family movie night is a great American tradition. There's basically no better way to spend time with family than to sit in a room, not talking or even looking at them. It really takes the pressure off. Yet, pick the wrong flick, and you may open a can of worms. If…

By: Leonora Epstein / June 15, 2009

Halloween Costumes: Juno & Paulie Bleeker Or Blair Waldorf & Chuck Bass On The Cheap!

Earlier this week, I let you in on how to be the Palin family for Halloween. Now, here's the scoop on how to be two of pop culture's most famous couples--Juno/Paulie Bleeker and Blair Waldorf/Chuck Bass. Yeah, we know, Chuck and Blair aren't officially a couple, but they've gotten down and dirty in the past…

By: Annika Harris / October 24, 2008

Plan B In Pop Culture

Births to teenagers are rising (435,000 babies were born to mothers between 15 and 19 years old in 2006, the first increase in nearly 15 years). Since government funded abstinence-only education doesn't contribute much to teens' knowledge about sex, STDs, and pregnancy, they can either get the information from their parents or pop culture. And…

By: Catherine Strawn / August 11, 2008

Juno Lied: Pregnancy Tests Aren’t Plan B, People

Storytime! Over at Feministing's newly relaunched site, a teenage user on their new community board recounts a story of trying to buy a pregnancy test with her best friend at a drug store and being refused because of her age. When the teen presents the fact that she legally has the right to buy a…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 11, 2008

Sweet Release: What’s In And Out The Week Of April 15th 2008

Gnarls Barkley are The Odd Couple, also the name of their great second album, out today. You can always count on the dynamic duo of Cee-Lo and Danger Mouse for soulful dance party starters like their new single Run and silly couples costumes like Wayne and Garth. Just like track three, Going On, promises, Gnarl…

By: Simcha / April 15, 2008

Ellen Page Does Teen Vogue

Wow! Major props go out to Teen Vogue for putting Juno's Ellen Page on the cover of their May issue. Normally, the magazine goes for typically "girly" glamour 'bots like Lauren Conrad and Camilla Belle for their covers -- Ellen Page is a super cool departure. We're looking forward to reading the interview and seeing…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 7, 2008

Good Dates Make Bad Boyfriends

Don’t you just love it when a guy can adapt to any situation, charming everyone and everything, including the pants off you? Well, sadly, it turns out your hot date may turn out to be too hot to handle. A new study of 97 young singles, recently published in the journal Communications Report, found that…

By: Simcha / March 21, 2008

Ellen Page Kinda, Sorta Comes Out On SNL

Did Ellen Page "come out" on Saturday Night Live? In this skit, the Juno star, who's had gossip bloggers rumor-mongering about her sexuality for months, plays a straight girl who goes to a Melissa Etheridge concert and comes home overwhelmed with pro-female lust. But instead of ending the skit with a joke, as you would…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 3, 2008

Congrats Cody!

Smart women, like good strippers, know how to market themselves and Diablo Cody has found more ways to turn a buck than pasties with tassels. The Academy Award Winning screenwriter of Juno, who sauntered up to accept her award with skull earrings, a sexy lady tattoo, and a leopard print dress with a slit u…

By: Simcha / February 29, 2008

Juno Had Mad Pregnant Style

With a star-making appearance in Juno, hamburger phones have been in demand on eBay. But after seeing the movie, I didn't yearn for one, or a gallon of SunnyD, or a copy of the Moldy Peaches' album. No, I wanted the "Evil Taco" t-shirt Juno wore when she visited Paulie Bleeker at the track and…

By: Catherine Strawn / January 28, 2008

We See Chick Flicks: Juno, Atonement, and P.S. I Love You

Every week it seems a new movie comes out targeted at women -- we've seen many of them, some of which we've gotten a guilty pleasure out of (Someone Like You starring Ashley Judd), some we've genuinely adored (Stealing Beauty by Bernardo Bertolucci), and many, many, many more which we've absolutely loathed (usually if Jennifer…

By: Lesley Savage / January 16, 2008

It’s Not Fair That Guys Are Incapable Of Getting Pregnant

The New York Times had an interesting op-ed piece entitled "Sex and the Teenage Girl" in yesterday’s paper. Basically, it brings up the fact that the effects of a pregnancy—whether it is terminated or the baby is given up for adoption—are lasting. The writer says that Juno is a fairy tale, albeit a very entertaining…

By: Catherine Strawn / January 14, 2008