Posts tagged "roller derby"

Woman Fights Intruder With Japanese Samurai Sword And Mad Medieval Skills

43-year-old badass Karen Dolley used her incredible ancient combat skills to corner an intruder who broke-into her Indianapolis home on Thursday evening. Using a Japanese sword that she keeps near…

Katrin Higher | October 11, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Swoon: Pinky La Pain’s Roller Derby Bridal Shoot

Roller derby girls are the coolest. So you know that when a derby girl Pinky La Pain (real name: Sarah Hamrick) from the Greensboro Roller Derby League was getting hitched,…

Jessica Wakeman | October 9, 2012 - 8:00 am

Today’s Lady News: Women Kicked Off Roller Derby Team Because Rink Owner Stalked Her

A woman who was stalked by the co-owner of a New Jersey skating rink was kicked off her roller derby team so they could keep practicing there. Marc Giaquinto, manager…

Jessica Wakeman | October 22, 2009 - 8:15 pm

Ellen Page + Roller Derby Chicks = Can’t Wait To See “Whip It”

Yay! The trailer for Ellen Page’s newest movie, “Whip It,” is out and it looks ambrosia for any stifled suburban girl, even if you’ve never broken some chick’s…

Jessica Wakeman | July 16, 2009 - 11:50 am

We Can’t Wait For Drew Barrymore And Ellen Page In “Whip It”

I’m a huge Drew Barrymore fan, and I simply adore Ellen Page. So, basically, “Whip It” is destined to be my next favorite movie. In this comedy about the roller…

Justine Fields | July 9, 2009 - 6:20 pm

A Girl’s Guide To The Roller Derby

I am admittedly not the most athletic lady alive. Last time I was on wheels was at a friend’s 8-year-old birthday party at the local roller rink. I…

Ami Angelowicz | June 16, 2009 - 11:00 am