Posts tagged "mormon"

Wait, Why Did No One Tell Me Tony Goldwyn Is Playing Warren Jeffs In A Lifetime Original Movie?

There's no joy quite like the elation of finding out 1) there's a trashy new Lifetime original movie about fundamentalist Mormons coming out, 2) it stars one of the hot guys in your spank bank, and 3) it's airing this weekend when you just so happen to have no plans. Introducing "Outlaw Prophet: Warren Jeffs,"…
By: Jessica Wakeman / June 25, 2014

Pray Tell: I Watch “Sister Wives” For The Daughters, Not The Wives

Pray Tell is The Frisky's new biweekly column about the intersection of religion and women's lives.  The third season of the TLC series "Sister Wives" premiered this week. The show is about the Brown family — Kody, and his wives Meri, Janelle, Christine, and Robyn. They have 17 kids, including three from Robyn’s previous marriage. The…
By: Lilit Marcus / November 21, 2012

Girl Barred From Final Exam For Wearing Skinny Jeans

Rachel Vermillion, a senior at Bringham Brigham Young University in Idaho, was barred from taking a final exam because a male college employee deemed her skinny jeans too tight and not in compliance with the campuses Dress and Grooming Standards. Dress codes are to be expected at a Mormon college. However, Rachel had…
By: Stefanie Blejec / December 9, 2011

Heavenly Bodies: Gay Porn Or Mormon Fundraiser?

If you thought “Big Love” and Oprah exposed Mormons, you ain’t seen nothin’ yet. Feast your eyes on “Men On A Mission.” The calendar features muscle-ripped Mormons who have returned home from their two-year proselytizing missions in various corners of the world. While on the journey, the boys are not allowed…
By: Simcha / May 5, 2009

Oprah Has Big Love For Big Hair

This weekend, I posted a how to on my hairdo, the pompadour. But even after seven years of stylin’, I ain’t got nothin’ on these FLDS polygamists. Heck, Peggy Bundy would kill for their kind of poof! Sigh, especially after watching three seasons of Nicki pomp up the volume on "Big…
By: Simcha / March 31, 2009

Pole Dancing To Become An Olympic Sport?

Apparently, a bunch of Mormon women in Utah -- yes, Mormon women in Utah -- are seeking to turn the fine art of pole dancing into a competitive sport at the 2012 Olympics. Typically when one thinks of pole dancing, one thinks of strip clubs, cigarette smoke, alcohol, mirrored walls, Lucite heels, Poison'…
By: Susannah Breslin / November 21, 2008