Posts tagged "what we missed"

What We Missed: Chattin’ About “Ornamental” Women In Magazines, Perez Hilton’s Bathing Pic & The Best Color To Wear In Your Online Dating Profile

Another week, another round of stories we didn’t get a chance to write about! I discuss the kerfluffle surrounding the Esquire UK editor who said that the women featured in his magazine are purely “ornamental,” Jessica reviews the controversy over Perez Hilton’s practically naked bathtime photo with his newly adopted baby boy, and Ami has some new…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 22, 2013

What We Missed: Sexy Language Barriers, Going Bare-Faced & Bieber’s Dead Hamster Trends On Twitter

I’m baaaaaack! Did you miss me? In this week’s episode of What We Missed, I break out my Google Translation app in order to discuss the perks of having a major language barrier when romancing someone. For example, you’re forced to really listen to each other. Also, we reflect on the death of Justin Bieber’s hamster, mostly to mourn the downfall…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 15, 2013

What We Missed: Mercury, Manicures & Miley

This week on What We Missed: Miley Cyrus’s relationship woes, the scourge of Mercury in Retrograde, Jennifer Aniston’s social standing and Ami’s never-ending fungal infection. Yes, we cover a lot! Watch and share your thoughts, comments and suggestions for Ami’s finger in the comments.

Julie Gerstein / March 8, 2013

What We Missed: Talkin’ Anne Hathaway, Plan B & Music Nostalgia! Plus, A Special Guest!

Our special guest* in this week’s episode is our friend Andy Scott from Celebuzz, who dropped by our office (down the hall from his) to talk about his recent revelation that he’s not so fond of Anne Hathaway. Then he stuck around to listen to us prattle on about the importance of having access to…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 22, 2013

What We Missed: Jessica Finally Reads 50 Shades Of Grey & Amelia Wants To Know If You’d Date Your Pet

In this week’s episode of “What We Missed”: Jessica finally gets around to reading 50 Shades Of Grey and has some thoughts on whether it’s anti-feminist or that badly written; Ami vents about uncomfortable elevator interactions; Rachel makes us huff on The Body Shop’s new line of absinthe-scented products; and I wonder if my dog Lucca…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 1, 2013

What We Missed: Do You Keep A List Of All The People You’ve Slept With?

Oh, don’t mind me. I was just busy working on my list of past sexual partners. Is that a strange thing to do? I’ve read a number of articles on the subject recently and was fascinated to see a number of commenters on those posts remarking on it being a weird thing to do. To…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 25, 2013

What We Missed: Talkin’ ‘Bout Animal Personalities, Kombucha & Fertility!

In our final episode of “What We Missed” for 2012, the gals and I discuss pets and their varied personalities, why the fuck people spend $5 on fermented mushroom water, and why there’s no perfect time to have kids. Watch it above!

Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 21, 2012

What We Missed: More On The Jovan Belcher Murder/Suicide, Manic Pixie Dream Boys & An Icky Sexual Exercise

This week’s episode of What We Missed has The Frisky staff responding to media’s interest in what “caused” NFL player Jovan Belcher to kill his girlfriend Kasandra Perkins. (Please note: this week’s episode was recorded earlier than usual this week and certain details on the crime had not yet come to light.) On a much…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 7, 2012

What We Missed: The Frisky Staff Chats About Planned Parenthood Black Friday Deals, Jessica’s Leg Hair & Cheese Sex!

Happppppy Friday, y’all! It’s time for another episode of What We Missed, the show in which your beloved Frisky staffers (we are beloved, right?) discuss the stories they didn’t get around to writing about this week. On the docket: Jessica’s cockblocking leg hair situation, a Florida Planned Parenthood’s controversial decision to offer Black Friday deals

Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 30, 2012

What We Missed: The Frisky Staff Discuss Paris, Bacteria And Not Messing With Texas

This week on “What We Missed:” Ami heads to Paris, Jessica gets mega grossed out by bellybutton bacteria and Amelia calls out all those Texans who are trying to secede from the union. Oh, the possibilities.

Julie Gerstein / November 16, 2012

What We Missed: The Frisky Staff Talks Starbucks Screw-Ups, Anna Dissing Ann & Tips For Cohabiting!

On this week’s episode, in addition to a shameless ploy to get free shoes from Rachel Comey and Madewell, we discuss an alleged plot to blackball Ann Romney in the fashion industry and how annoying it is when your local Starbucks can’t get your drink right, no matter how many times you order it. The…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 26, 2012

What We Missed: Dating Advice For Amelia & Some Strong Words For Katherine “Not A Feminist” Fenton

On this week’s episode of “What We Missed,” I ask the ladies for some advice on the proper etiquette for passing on a second date. Then Julie has some news for Katherine Fenton, the woman who asked the question about the wage gap at Tuesday night’s presidential debate. Plus, we also talk about couples who…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 19, 2012

What We Missed: The Frisky Staffs Talks About Two Great Documentaries & Wonders How Tim Riggins Would Vote

On this week’s episode of “What We Missed,” I totally bite it! So clutzy. Also, Ami and Jessica were both super pumped about a new documentary they saw called “Girl Model,” which takes a disturbing look at how model scouts go to small Eastern European villages and scout girls as young as 12 and 13,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 12, 2012

What We Missed: The Frisky Staff Discusses “Extreme Cheapskate,” The Lady With The Ear On Her Forearm & More!

On this week’s episode of “What We Missed,” The Frisky staff obsesses over the new TLC show “Extreme Cheapskate,” gets all science-y and shit over the story of a woman who grew a new ear on her forearm, feels sorry for Kim Kardashian (because Kanye West is kind of a bad boyfriend), and laughs at an

Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 5, 2012

What We Missed: The Frisky Staff Discusses Bagel Heads, Britney Spears & More!

This week on “What We Missed,” we discuss bagel heads, Cindy Gallop’s “Make Love Not Porn,” Britney Spears’ inexplicable facial expressions on “The X Factor,” and Illinois pharmacists winning the right to refuse to dispense the morning-after pill. Also, we examine a mysterious brown spot on the office floor.

Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 28, 2012

What We Missed: The Frisky Staff Discusses The Connection Between Arousal And Disgust

In this episode of our new weekly web series, “What We Missed,” Ami, Jessica, Rachel and I discuss whether or not a new study, which claims that our “disgust sensitivity” is diminished during arousal, is bullshit. We also gab about Patti Stanger’s suggestion that Amy Poehler’s success led to her split from Will Arnett; Ralph

Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 21, 2012

What We Missed: The Frisky Staff Discusses Potty-Training In Public, Luxury Sex Parties & More!

Welcome to the first episode of “What We Missed,” our new video series in which we discuss the stories we didn’t get a chance to write about each week. In this week’s episode, we discuss the Utah mother who potty-trained her kid on a portable toilet at the table at a restaurant; rich person sex

Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 14, 2012