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Today’s Lady News: Bill Clinton (And Gender Equality!) Makes Us Swoon

Gender equality got its due today at the former president’s Clinton Global Initiative. Diane Sawyer moderated a panel with the head of Women For Women International, the head of the…

Jessica Wakeman | September 23, 2009 - 8:45 pm

Today’s Lady News: The Tucker Max Funny-Making Formula

Amanda Hess at The Sexist blog braved “I Hope They Serve Beer In Hell” scribe Tucker Max’s website for a mathematical breakdown of his hilarious jokes about Mexicans, gays, women…

Jessica Wakeman | September 22, 2009 - 8:00 pm

Today’s Lady News: Michelle Obama Says Women Face Bias In Health Care

On Friday, First Lady Michelle Obama spoke in favor of health care reform, reminding us that women still face bias from insurance companies which can still legally deny coverage to…

Jessica Wakeman | September 21, 2009 - 8:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Girl Who Lied About Gang Rape Apparently Didn’t Want To Look Like A Slut

Danmell Ndonye, 18, the Hofstra student who falsely accused five guys of tying her up and gang-raping her, apparently made up the lie when confronted by her boyfriend about where…

Jessica Wakeman | September 18, 2009 - 8:15 pm

Today’s Lady News: Yale Lab Tech Raymond Clark III Questioned In Annie Le’s Death

Raymond Clark III, a 24-year-old lab technician, was taken into custody for DNA samples last night (and subsequently released) as a suspect in Yale grad student Annie Le’s death. Le,…

Jessica Wakeman | September 16, 2009 - 8:30 pm

Today’s Lady News: 12-Year-Old Child Bride Dies In Childbirth

How sad: a 12-year-old girl who was a child bride in Yemen died of severe bleeding after struggling to give birth for three days. Fawziya Adullah Youssef’s father married her…

Jessica Wakeman | September 14, 2009 - 8:50 pm

Today’s Lady News: Paris Hilton And Sarah Palin Are Quote-Worthy, Says Oxford Book

Grandly overstating their relevance, Sarah Palin and Paris Hilton will have quotes included in the venerable Oxford Dictionary of Quotations. Palin’s quote? “What’s the difference between a hockey mom and…

Jessica Wakeman | September 10, 2009 - 8:30 pm

Today’s Lady News: Thou Shalt Not Flirt With Thy Parishioners

Holy hell! A Baylor University study of over 3,500 chicks found one in every 33 who goes to worship services at least once a month has been on the receiving…

Jessica Wakeman | September 9, 2009 - 8:15 pm

Today’s Lady News: Tila Tequila Accuses Shawne Merriman Of Allegedly Choking Her. Ugh.

A Shot At Love’s Tila Tequila says Shawne Merriman, linebacker for the San Diego Chargers, allegedly choked and restrained her while she tried to leave his house. After Tequila…

Jessica Wakeman | September 7, 2009 - 7:00 pm

Today’s Lady News: How Many Beers Would It Take A Yale Student To Screw You?

Yale students are sending an email around to each other rating how many beers it would take them to screw dozens of female members of the freshman class of 2013.

Jessica Wakeman | September 5, 2009 - 1:30 pm

Lady News: Lil Mama Apologizes For What She Said About A Tranny

Rapper Lil Mama issued an apology for a comment she made about trannies on MTV’s “America’s Best Dance Crew.” As a judge on the show, Mama chastised Leiomy Maldonado, a…

Jessica Wakeman | September 3, 2009 - 8:30 pm

Today’s Lady News: Coming Soon, Nights With Diane Sawyer (Instead Of Mornings)

Diane Sawyer will be replacing Charlie Gibson as anchor of ABC’s “World News” when Gibson retires at the end of the year. Sawyer, who currently anchors “Good Morning America,” (admittedly,…

Jessica Wakeman | September 2, 2009 - 8:00 pm