Posts tagged "newsweek"

Newsweek’s Michele Bachmann Cover Has A Case Of Crazy Eyes

I’m sure Rep. Michele Bachmann, a Tea Party candidate who is running for president, was thrilled when she heard she’d be on the cover of Newsweek. I am also sure…

Jessica Wakeman | August 8, 2011 - 11:20 am

Nafissatou Diallo, Maid Who Accused Dominique Strauss-Kahn Of Sexual Assault, Speaks Out

Nafissatou Diallo, the hotel maid who accused the head of the International Monetary Fund of sexual assault two months ago, has finally spoken out. She granted interviews with both Newsweek

Jessica Wakeman | July 25, 2011 - 1:40 pm

Is This Princess Diana And Kate Middleton “Newsweek” Cover Tasteless?

The late Princess Diana and the very-much-alive Kate Middleton strut side-by-side on the latest cover of Newsweek. It’s shocking, yes, but it also strikes me as tasteless to play around…

Jessica Wakeman | June 28, 2011 - 2:20 pm

Celebrity Dolls Gone Wild

From left to right: Justin Bieber, T-Rex, Sarah Palin, Taylor Lautner, Michelle Obama, Barack Obama, Pauly D, Lindsay Lohan, Kate Gosselin, Unicorn. Don’t worry, kids, giant Michelle Obama will save…

Ami Angelowicz | December 8, 2010 - 3:40 pm

Sean Hayes Gives Kristin Chenoweth The Best Hetero Kiss Of Her Life

When I heard actor Sean Hayes was going to host last night’s Tony Awards, I wondered whether he would address that homophobic Newsweek article, which claimed that gay actors…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 14, 2010 - 11:50 am

Frisky Rant: Newsweek’s Article About Gay Actors Is Way Off Base

A recent Newsweek article called “Straight Jacket,” about how gay actors can’t pull off straight roles, is causing mega-nega-buzz on the interwebs. Kristin Chenowith was the first to blast the…

Ami Angelowicz | May 12, 2010 - 3:20 pm

Hmm, Do You Think Your Reproductive Rights “Don’t Need Defending”?

Hey, Newsweek subscribers, brace yourselves for a really annoying article in the upcoming April 26th issue: We young folks are “lukewarm” on reproductive rights and “don’t think abortion rights need…

Jessica Wakeman | April 19, 2010 - 5:50 pm

Newsweek Waves Goodbye To The ’00s With “The Decade In 7 Minutes”

Do you remember November 1999? No, neither can I. But I do remember that we were all going crazy getting ready for the approach of the year 2000. Sure,…

Kate Torgovnick/ | November 24, 2009 - 7:40 pm

Newsweek Continues Its Tradition Of Bizarro Sarah Palin Covers

If you happened by a newsstand this morning, you no doubt saw the new issue of Newsweek featuring Sarah Palin on the cover. In the pic, Sarah stands in a…

Kate Torgovnick/ | November 17, 2009 - 2:10 pm

Is It Dangerous to Have a Skinny Fat Mindset?

In her Newsweek blog “Confessions of a Skinny Fat Person: Let the Fat Wars Begin,” Kate Dailey reveals her annoying skinny fat mindset about weight and its relationship to health.

Ami Angelowicz | August 27, 2009 - 2:49 pm

Some People Find Sarah Palin’s Pores Offensive

Fox News had two women on “America’s Newsroom” to discuss the extreme close-up photograph of Sarah Palin on this week’s cover of Newsweek. Andrea Tantaros, a Republican media…

Catherine Strawn | October 10, 2008 - 3:00 pm

Hot Girl Nerds Are Not New

This week, Newsweek takes a look at a group of young women known as the Nerd Girls. This Tufts University group, representative of smart, hot women everywhere, is made up…

Catherine Strawn | June 10, 2008 - 4:00 pm

Surrogacy Delivers

Don’t you love ordering in dinner and letting the deliveryman carry all the groceries up for you? But it appears delivery girls, who carry babies, are the ones…

Simcha | April 1, 2008 - 7:30 pm