Posts tagged "time"

Study Shows “Dadbods” Are A Thing, But I’m Still Putting A Moratorium On The Subject

A new study from Northwestern’s Feinberg School of Medicine has confirmed that “dadbod” really is a thing, medically speaking, at least insofar as when men become fathers, they tend to…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | July 21, 2015 - 10:00 am

The Soapbox: What TIME Gets All Wrong About “Pretty Woman,” Prostitution & Sex Trafficking

A journalist from contacted me yesterday for a quote that ultimately appeared in an article that irresponsibly conflates sex work and sex trafficking. In recognition of the 25th anniversary…

Melissa Petro | March 25, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Hillary Clinton Has Devil Horns on the New TIME Magazine Cover

Though I like Hillary Clinton, I am by no means a fervently unflinching Clinton supporter (just ask Frisky’s own Robyn about the arguments we’ve had for a week about why…

Beejoli Shah | March 12, 2015 - 4:30 pm

Science ‘N’ Stuff: The Big Bang Might Not Exist, And The Universe Might Literally Be Forever – Where Are My Physicists At?!

There’s a new model that hypothesizes that the universe did not start with the Big Bang, and that, in fact, the universe has no beginning or end in time. Like,…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 11, 2015 - 2:00 pm

An Unarmed Black Man Was Shot And Killed In Phoenix Because Cops Somehow Thought A Pill Bottle Was A Gun

An unarmed 34-year-old Black man in Phoenix, Rumain Brisbon, was shot and killed by police officers who confused a bottle of prescription pills for the handle of a gun.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 4, 2014 - 6:30 pm

I’m Not Buying TIME’s Apology For Saying “Feminist” Is A Word To Ban

TIME managing editor Nancy Gibbs tacked an apology onto the magazine’s “Which Word Should Be Banned in 2015?” article this weekend, expressing regret for including the word “feminist” in the

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 17, 2014 - 1:30 pm

#FeministPrincessBride Keeps Using The Word “Feminist,” But Unlike Time, They Know What It Means

Writer Anne Thériault, like the rest of us, was ticked that Time Magazine chose “feminist” as the word to ban in 2015. Her reaction was a lot like mine:…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 13, 2014 - 11:30 am

Frisky Rant: No, We Should Not Ban The Word “Feminist” Just Because Celebrities Talking About Feminism Annoys You

Yesterday morning, TIME Magazine’s Katy Steinmetz released a list of fifteen words from which we can chose one that most deserves to be “banned” in 2015.  The poll, which includes…

Allegra Frazier | November 13, 2014 - 9:00 am

Why Has TIME Become The Hub For Anti-Feminists?

You know, I used to think that TIME magazine was a reputable source of information. When I saw Christina Hoff Sommers’ “5 Feminist Myths That Will Not Die” published on…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 3, 2014 - 2:00 pm

The Soapbox: TIME Shouldn’t Question #WhyIStayed

While the direct blame for abuse rests solely on the abusers, we live in a culture that supports and perpetuates the cycle of violence. It is on all of us…

Katie Klabusich | September 12, 2014 - 4:00 pm

Shirtless Oscar Pistorius Covers TIME Magazine

A shirtless Oscar Pistorius is on the cover of TIME magazine regarding the murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. [Mirror UK]
More uncomfortable PDA between Mary-Kate Olsen and…

Jessica Wakeman | March 4, 2013 - 5:56 pm

The Tyranny Of The Tardy

I have a friend—bless her heart—who is habitually late to everything! It all started when Lynn went to work for me as a freelance editor. She never showed up when… | April 23, 2009 - 12:30 pm

Dating Drama: What’s The Best Time For Sexytime?

Wake me up at the crack of dawn looking for sex, and I’m likely to ignore you, or yell at you — and not in a dominatrix type of way.

Rachel Kramer Bussel | January 20, 2009 - 4:30 pm

Donny Osmond, Former Child Star, Considers Miley Cyrus’ Career

Amid Vanity Fair-gate, Time published Donny Osmond’s thoughts on Miley Cyrus’ career:

Show business is about idolization. As an idol to tweens the world over, singer-actress Miley Cyrus, 15,…

Catherine Strawn | April 30, 2008 - 5:30 pm