Posts tagged "stalker"

Fear, Isolation, Insomnia: The Real Life Toll Of Being Stalked

Last week, we published a story by Tiffanie Drayton about encountering a strange man multiple times in her neighborhood in the span of a few days, including on her own block, who then hunted her down on social media and sent her creepy and “flirtatious messages.” The experience made her feel incredibly unsafe, understandably so,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 22, 2014

True Story: I Was Stalked By A Random Dude And My Friends Laughed About It

Last week, I had a stalker experience that left me feeling very uneasy. I frequent a Starbucks about a mile away from my house and sometimes just spend the entire day there writing. On one particular afternoon, a young man came into the cafe. I just happened to look up at that same exact moment…

Tiffanie Drayton / October 17, 2014

3 Reasons To Keep Your Eyes On “Stalker”

More than occasionally stalk an ex’s Facebook profile? Ever find yourself driving past the house of “the one who got away”? Believe me, you will stop this love zombie nonsense after watching the new CBS crime drama series, “Stalker,” which premieres tonight. Here are three reasons why you should watch.

Susan L. Hornik / October 1, 2014

Seth Rogen’s Wife Lauren Miller Is Being Stalked

Seth Rogen’s actress wife Lauren Miller is being stalked by an unstable man who says voices in his head tell him to be with her. She has received a restraining order against the 31-year-old, who recently trespassed on the couple’s property. [Celebrity Cafe]
Katy Perry could be charged with indecency in India after…

Jessica Wakeman / July 20, 2012

Evening Quickies: Alec Baldwin’s Stalker Flipped Out Over His Engagement

Alec Baldwin’s stalker — who was arrested trying to get into his NYC apartment — is 40-year-old Genevieve Sabourin, a French-Canadian woman whom he met on a movie set. Baldwin says the pair had a “strictly professional” dinner two years ago and that she’s been obsessed with him ever since, even showing up at…

Jessica Wakeman / April 10, 2012

Jennifer Aniston Granted A Restraining Order Against Duct Tape-Wielding Stalker

A California court granted a temporary restraining order to Jennifer Aniston yesterday against a stalker who’s been “laying in wait” for her around Santa Monica. According to the U.K.’s Daily Mail, 24-year-old Jason Peyton left Pennsylvania on June 25, leaving a note for his father that he was driving to California. The young man’s dad…

Jessica Wakeman / July 21, 2010

Meet Ali Wise, Fashion Publicist / Ex-Girlfriend From Hell

Some mean girls never grow up—they just get jobs in PR. Meet Ali Wise, age 32, a former party planner for Dolce & Gabbana who went bats**t with jealousy when her ex-boyfriend starting dating new women. She is facing charges from four women whose phones and voicemail she hacked into using a computer service called…

Jessica Wakeman / October 23, 2009

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 of InLine Morristown, was convicted of stalking a team member of the Morristown Madams by showing up at her home and office unannounced and tweeting…

Jessica Wakeman / October 22, 2009

ESPN’s Steve Phillips Diddled A 22-Year-Old Production Assistant

Oh, man. The drama of Steve Philips is kind of like David Letterman on crack, plus a stalker. Phillips, an ESPN baseball analyst and former general manager of the Mets, is a married man and father of four. Still, he schtupped a 22-year-old production assistant named Brooke Hundley at least three times over the summer.

Jessica Wakeman / October 22, 2009

Stalk Your Ex-Girlfriend? There’s An App For That!

“What’s great about the iPhone is if you want to know where your ex-girlfriend is at any moment, there’s an app for that!” Check her personal calendar, pester her with “automatic late night calls” every 15 minutes, and “if you need an attorney with a proven record for fighting restraining orders, there’s a…

Jessica Wakeman / August 27, 2009

NPR Host Raises More Than Funds

Every woman loves a smooth talker, but no man appreciates a stalker- especially Garrison Keillor. The author, musician, storyteller, and host of NPR’s variety radio show A Prairie Home Companion can now add sex symbol to his resume. The generous gentleman just dropped a restraining order against a woman who wouldn’t stop sending him care…

Simcha / January 30, 2008