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The Financial Acumen Of Trophy Wives

Trophy wives: there are few things to say about their morals, but their financial acumen is unimpeachable, says Daily Beast blogger (and former NY Daily News gossip columnist) Johanna Piazza.

Jessica Wakeman | July 29, 2009 - 10:59 am

Today In Terribleness: Rape, Murder, And Death.

A nine-year old girl from Congo detailed being gang raped by Congolese soldiers on her way home from school during an interview with photographer and freelance journalist Sherrlyn Borkgren. She…

Carrie Wasterlain | June 12, 2009 - 6:15 pm

Quickies!: Dara Torres Makes A Splash At Fashion Week, Angelina Jolie Doll Goes For 2,000 Pounds

Olympic swimmer Dara Torres walked the catwalk during Charles Nolan’s fashion show on Sunday. [Asylum]
A doll in the likeness of Angelina Jolie sold for 2,000 pounds on eBay. []

Annika Harris | September 8, 2008 - 8:30 pm

Tough Times For Gold-Diggers

Gold-diggers don’t have it easy these days. Yvette Penichet, a 43-year-old divorcée, probably thought she was going to be rolling in cash after a few years of caring for Alfred…

Catherine Strawn | March 24, 2008 - 2:00 pm