Posts tagged "mermaids"

If This Mermaid And Merman Can Find Love, Anyone Can

As a wise crab named Sebastian once said, “The human world … it’s a mess.” Anyone who’s tried online dating can attest to that. But dating can be an even more confusing proposition when you’re a human who dresses up as a mermaid for a living, like Melissa Dawn of Florida. Dawn, 31, is a…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / July 3, 2013

I Don’t Care What Anyone Says, I Still Think Mermaids Are Real

If you watched “Mermaids: The Body Found” on Animal Planet and were more convinced than ever that mermaids exist or existed at some point, the National Ocean Service wants to rain on your parade. The government organization, which is part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, released information on its website saying, “No evidence…

Ami Angelowicz / July 5, 2012

Nerd Girl Porn: Hot Mermen

We don’t discriminate here at The Frisky. We celebrate the beauty of all sorts of men … tall, short, fat, thin, bald, long-haired, hoofed, or flippered. Hey, as long as he treats me well, who cares if he only has one leg, I mean fin. In honor of the Coney Island Mermaid Parade this weekend,…

Ami Angelowicz / June 22, 2012

Katy Perry Hears The Siren Call Of The Mermaid, Too

Katy Perry is hopping on the mermaid train? Err, tail? Just a few weeks after Lady Gaga unveiled her alter ego Yuki, the mermaid in a wheelchair, and was accused of ripping Bette Midler’s mermaid routine from 1980, Katy Perry is breaching the water and showing off her mermaid costuming for a new video. So,…

Kate Torgovnick/ / August 11, 2011

Lady Gaga, There’s Only Room For One Mermaid In A Wheelchair In Hollywood

Lady Gaga’s newest alter ego has emerged from incubation and is already causing trouble. Gaga introduced “Yuyi,” a wheelchair-bound goth-mermaid, to her Australian fans last week at a show in Sydney. The Aussie Monsters loved Yuyi, but not everyone was as excited. Not surprisingly, disability advocates everywhere are calling Gaga out for using…

Kamilah Black / July 19, 2011

Lady Gaga Is A (Not Very Convincing) Mermaid


I have a mermaid fixation. And secretly, I have been waiting for the day when Lady Gaga tied her legs together and started rocking a mermaid tail. I thought if any pop star out there could do it spectacularly, it would be her since she really commits to her fashion choices. I…

Finally, I Can Be A Mermaid!

Mermaids are real and they’re being interviewed on “20/20″! Hannah Fraser and Linden Wolbert seem to have achieved my childhood dream of becoming professional mermaids. Yes, they get paid to undulate.

Ami Angelowicz / March 8, 2011

Beached Mermaid

If Ariel from The Little Mermaid got really into fashion, cut her hair a bit and was then caught in a really strong, shoreward tide, this is what would happen. Honestly, we don’t hate it. [Fashion Copious]…

Lily Q / June 11, 2010