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Is Petco Getting Your Dog Drunk?

Pet owners are up in arms about an “all-natural calming medicine for dogs” being sold in Petco stores. The product, “Good Dog,” by Pet Organics, claims to “support emotional balance…

Robyn Pennacchia | January 15, 2015 - 4:10 pm

Some Thoughts On Cory Monteith’s Death

I was in bed, half-awake, on Sunday morning when I found out that  Cory Monteith, one of the lead actors on “Glee,” had died suddenly of an apparent drug overdose…

Jessica Wakeman | July 16, 2013 - 9:00 am

Morning Quickies: Demi Moore Rushed To Hospital Monday Night

Demi Moore was taken to a Los Angeles hospital on Monday night after paramedics responded to a 911 call at her home.  The night before, People claims Demi Moore…

Jessica Wakeman | January 25, 2012 - 10:40 am

Watch This Drunk Guy Dancing To “Single Ladies”

Usually, if a video indicates there’s a drunk person dancing in it, I don’t watch it, because who wants to watch one more drunk person dancing like a…

Susannah Breslin | October 15, 2010 - 12:10 pm

On “Intervention,” A Young Woman Snorts Drugs With A Tampon Tube

I used to watch A&E’s addiction series, “Intervention,” religiously. After a while, though, I couldn’t take it anymore. I appreciate the struggles of addiction, but the stories are so often…

Susannah Breslin | April 14, 2010 - 12:30 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Geriatric Sex, Bromances, And Small Brains

Sex Over Sixty, a new four-and-a-half-hour documentary, delves into topics like how type 2 diabetes is a leading cause of sexual dysfunction in men and what loss of estrogen does…

Catherine Strawn | April 15, 2008 - 12:00 pm