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Quotable: Natalie Portman Will Not Be Your Muse

“I have a problem with muse-ship. I feel like throughout history, it’s been men vampiring on women’s specialness. And why do that for someone? Maybe it’s a fear of intimacy!”

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 2, 2009 - 12:50 pm

French Marie Claire’s Bedazzled Babies

This month, the French edition of Marie Claire ran a spread featuring jewelry with babies as the models. Was this supposed to be a cute idea that turned out ultra…

Leonora Epstein | November 30, 2009 - 2:45 pm

Marie Claire Writer Dons A Strap-On

In the November issue of Marie Claire, dating blogger Maura Kelly writes about a guy she dated briefly who confessed to enjoying “a kind of sex that people don’t usually…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 9, 2009 - 11:30 am

Marie Claire Debuts Plus-Size Style Column

Like Glamour, Marie Claire has decided it needs to offer more content geared toward plus-size readers. In the November issue, the magazine introduces Ashley Falcon, a size-18 stylist who will…

Catherine Strawn | October 8, 2009 - 2:30 pm

Are You A “Stiletto Stoner”?

Why does it seem like the older I get the more hectic and crazy my life becomes? Back in college, things were so simple. Wake up early-ish, go to class,…

Ami Angelowicz | October 5, 2009 - 11:00 am

Marie Claire Writer Is Sick Of Seeing Your Naked Body In Her Gym Locker Room!

The lady blogs are all a-cluck over a piece in the latest issue of Marie Claire in which writer Lea Goldman practically begs her fellow gym-goers to “put your clothes…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 8, 2009 - 6:30 pm

“Asian Trophy Wives”: A Label We Could Do Without

See that older white man over there with the younger Asian woman on his arm? That might not be love—that might be an Asian lady fetish. Author Ying Chu suspects…

Jessica Wakeman | August 7, 2009 - 4:30 pm

Quick Pic: Ashley Olsen Prunes For The Cover Of Marie Claire

When I return from Costa Rica, my hair is going shorter. The Olsen Twin has inspired me. …

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 4, 2009 - 11:30 am

Marie Claire Profiles Three Mothers Without Child Custody

A recent article in Marie Claire magazine narrates the stories of three divorced mothers who gave up custody of their children—Maria Housden left her girls to their father in order…

Carrie Wasterlain | July 15, 2009 - 4:20 pm

Quickies! Joe Jonas Reveals Miley Cyrus Is Dating His Brother Nick

Joe Jonas slips up and reveals that his brother Nick and Miley Cyrus are dating (gag), during an interview with Larry King. [PopEater] — The awkwardness that ensues is almost…

Carrie Wasterlain | June 19, 2009 - 8:00 pm

Sexy Or Sexist? Marie Claire’s Ads Feature Women Holding Their Own Decapitated Heads

These ads caught my eye — which I suppose is exactly what their creators at Brazilian ad agency Publicis had in mind when they created them. The image is arresting,…

Susannah Breslin | April 22, 2009 - 11:00 am

The Daily Squeeze: Nicole Kidman As A Transsexual, Irritating English Phrases, And The First Date

Nicole Kidman is set to play a transsexual married to Charlize Theron in the upcoming movie “The Danish Girl.” That’s one good-looking couple. [MarieClaire.co.uk]
A group of Oxford researchers have…

Catherine Strawn | November 10, 2008 - 1:30 pm