Posts tagged "violence"

Rep. Gabrielle Giffords Shot In The Head In Tucson, Arizona

Gabrielle Giffords, a congresswoman from Arizona, was shot in the head this morning outside a Safeway grocery store in Tucson, Arizona, by a white male in his mid-20s. Witnesses said…

Jessica Wakeman | January 8, 2011 - 5:30 pm

Quotable: Jessica Alba Says Violence In “The Killer Inside Me” Is Actually Responsible

“It’s a Jim Thompson novel about a sociopathic killer who’s a coward! I think the detail that went into the killing of the women is actually showing how weak he…

Jessica Wakeman | June 17, 2010 - 5:10 pm

“Hey Baby”: Women Kill Men Who Sexually Harass Them In New Video Game

Riddle me this: are the people who design video games all messed up and demented? A new video game called “Hey Baby” lets a female avatar run around…

Jessica Wakeman | June 10, 2010 - 5:20 pm

Is This Starlet’s Ultra Bloody Photoshoot “Art”?

Which starlet released two ultra violent (NSFW!) photos today, calling them art? She shot them for an upcoming book by photographer Tyler Shields called The Dirty Side of Glamor, but…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 29, 2010 - 4:10 pm

Catfight On The Soccer Field

Ah, Friday. What better day for a catfight video? Only, in this case, the “fight” is actually a “sport,” albeit a game in which the ladies of the Brigham…

Susannah Breslin | November 6, 2009 - 5:10 pm

Palestine Kids Show Teaches About Suicide Bombing

Usually, children’s television shows teach kids to treat others nicely—to share toys and be good sports. Generally, they don’t glorify suicide bombing and promote “violent resistance” against Israel. But alas,…

Daniela Guernica | July 16, 2009 - 5:20 pm

Marilyn Manson Says He Wants To Beat Evan Rachel Wood With A Sledgehammer

I understand that some people despise their ex after a breakup. But Evan Rachel Wood better watch her back. In the new issue of Spin, Marilyn Manson gives a vivid…

Daniela Guernica | June 24, 2009 - 7:10 pm

Sexy Or Sexist? Marie Claire’s Ads Feature Women Holding Their Own Decapitated Heads

These ads caught my eye — which I suppose is exactly what their creators at Brazilian ad agency Publicis had in mind when they created them. The image is arresting,…

Susannah Breslin | April 22, 2009 - 11:00 am

Angelina Jolie Is Too Violent For TV

A British watchdog group has deemed the TV commercial for the “Wanted” DVD release too violent because its star Angelina Jolie is pictured brandishing pistols and a shotgun. Britain’s Advertising…

Annika Harris | March 20, 2009 - 11:00 am

Babies And Marriage

Even though any parent will tell you (hopefully) that their children are the lights of their life, having kids will make a marriage less lovely, at least for a bit.

Catherine Strawn | May 7, 2008 - 1:30 pm

Female Fighting Increases In The U.K.

Have you ever gotten into a fight? Amelia says she has “unfortunately” never been in one, and I haven’t either. Well, except for a couple with my sisters, but that…

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

The Daily Squeeze: Carla Bruni’s Increasing Value, Video Games, And A Sick Hamster

A nude photo of French first lady Carla Bruni-Sarkozy from 1993 sold at Christie’s auction house yesterday for $91,000 — more than 20 times its expected price. And Carla has…

Catherine Strawn | April 11, 2008 - 11:30 am
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