Posts tagged "milk"

Would You Drink Synthetic Milk?

Vegan scientists in San Francisco (of course) have built a startup (of course) to make synthetic dairy milk. I’m intrigued! The synthetic milk would be created by inserting DNA sequences from cows into yeast, from which milk proteins could then be extracted. Fat would be taken from vegetable sources, and vitamins, minerals, and…
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / October 28, 2014

Today’s Lady News: Offensive PMS Milk Ads Pulled

The California Milk Processor Board killed their offensive PMS milk ads that depicted PMS-ing women as irrational and difficult and showed their browbeaten men handing over cartons of milk to quell their symptoms. The ads read things like: "I'm sorry I listened to what you said and not what you mean" and "We ca…
By: Jessica Wakeman / July 22, 2011

Milk Vows To Help “Men Living With PMS”

The milk ad campaigns of yore have been, for the most part, non-offensive. I mean, there's not too much to argue with in the slogans "Does a Body Good" and "Got Milk?" But the California Milk Processor Board is taking a new approach which I find totally obnoxious. Their new ads riff on a recent…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / July 12, 2011

Pour Yourself A Glass Of Ass Milk

According to new research, we should stop drinking cows' milk and start drinking donkeys' milk if we want to stay young and svelte. Asses' nectar is thought to have many beneficial properties including preventing wrinkles and acne, regulating body weight, lowering blood fats that clog arteries, providing high quantities of omega-3 oils, and keeping energy…
By: Ami Angelowicz / May 27, 2011

How Do We Feel About Cows Producing Human Breast Milk?

I, too, await the cyborg overlords who will colonize the Earth, imprison us all, and incubate alien babies in our fertile wombs. But what I cannot wrap my head around? China claims to have genetically modified cows to produce human breast milk. Yes, a "moo moo moo" cow producing milk for a…
By: Jessica Wakeman / April 7, 2011

“Milk” Screenwriter Sues Over Sexytime Photos

Nakey pics of "Milk" screenwriter Dustin Lance Black and his ex-boyfriend engaged in all sorts of positions found their way onto StarzLife.com back in June. But now this site, and the dude who Black claims stole the photos, may have to pay a hefty fee. Black is suing for $3 million smackeroos! He say…
By: Nikki Dowling / August 5, 2009

Quote Of The Day: James Franco On Locking Lips With Sean Penn

"After our kiss, Sean texted Madonna – his ex-wife, Madonna – and said, 'I just popped my cherry kissing a guy. I thought of you. I don't know why." -- James Franco in Out What kissing Franco doesn’t deserve an OMFG?!
By: Simcha / February 21, 2009

Book Smart: Oscar Reads “Milk”

Gus Van Sant’s biopic "Milk" is nominated for Best Original Screenplay, but writer Dustin Lance Black drew heavily on "The Mayor of Castro Street," Randy Shilts’ 1982 biography of Harvey Milk, the first openly gay elected official, played onscreen by the fiery Sean Penn. Something that sets this movie apart from the pack of plai…
By: Deborah Stein / February 19, 2009

The Greatest & Gayest Headlines Of 2008

With the passing of Proposition 8, 2008 has left a bad taste in a lot of our mouths. But it would be sad to let a year full of PR triumphs for one of the hardest working and most outspoken communities slip by without acknowledging all the honors and milestones that have been achieved! So,…
By: Simcha / December 18, 2008

Quickies!: Beyonce Might Not Be Having Babies Quite Yet

Beyonce is afraid of childbirth. Maybe she should create another alter ego named, Mama Fearless. [Shine]Lindsay Lohan cozied up to Sean Penn at a private dinner for his film "Milk." She probably longed for some peen after seeing the film's love scenes. [Dlisted] Victoria Beckham's fashion line seems almost…
By: Annika Harris / December 8, 2008

The Top 10 Male Nude Scenes of 2008

Nudity expert Mr. Skin complied a list of celebrity ladies who took it all off in the name of their art this past year. From Angelina Jolie to Mena Suvari, there were some choice bare babes, but 2008 didn’t slight the men either. There was a whole lot of manhood captured for movie…
By: Simcha / December 3, 2008

Who IS James Franco, Anyway?

He’s sexy enough to play James Dean, funny enough to host "Saturday Night Live," bad enough to play a classic comic book villain, sophisticated enough to be the face of Gucci pour Homme, and brave enough to go gay -- twice. James Franco is more than just a pretty face, he’s the kind of actor…
By: Simcha / December 2, 2008

The Daily Squeeze: Naked Pics Of Nicole Kidman, Touch And Feel Phones, And Breastfeeding

Nicole Kidman is getting super pregnant, and she's planning on having Patrick Demarchelier (the photographer Andie has to get on the phone for Miranda in The Devil Wears Prada) take photos of her naked bod. (P.S. Why is Keith Urban so tan? If you're married to Nicole Kidman, you don't really need to tan because…
By: Catherine Strawn / May 20, 2008

Breastfeeding Is Good For The Mind

If you want a smart kid, you might want to consider breastfeeding. In a study of nearly 14,000 children, researchers found a positive link between breastfed babies and high performance on IQ tests at age six. The thing is that it's hard to tell whether the breast milk itself is causing the IQ test performance…
By: Catherine Strawn / May 6, 2008