Posts tagged "wonder woman"

Read About Wonder Woman’s Longstanding Place In Art

Plus, Joss Whedon takes on “Jurassic Park” and lady blog The Mary Sue in Today’s Lady News!

Rebecca Vipond Brink / April 14, 2015

John Grisham Is Wrong: It’s Not Easy To Stumble Upon Child Porn

It really isn’t easy to just stumble upon child porn, regardless of John Grisham’s assertions. [Daily Dot]
In South Carolina, stand your ground laws give domestic abusers a loophole and shift blame onto victims who self-defend. [Salon]
Please read this essay about the failure of Texas’s abortion laws for a couple who…

Rebecca Vipond Brink / October 16, 2014

Gal Gadot Looks To Be A Pretty Bad Ass Wonder Woman

Batfleck may look like he just came off a major bender in Las Vegas, but “Superman Vs. Batman”‘s female heroine, Wonder Woman, clearly has gotten her beauty rest. Israeli actress Gal Gadot plays the bracelet-ed bad ass in the upcoming film and director Zack Snyder tweeted out this first photo of her in costume…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 27, 2014

There Might Actually Be A Wonder Woman Movie Coming Up

A standalone Wonder Woman movie is coming from Warner Bros in July 2017, according to gossip blogger/Hollywood insider Nikki Finke. In a post yesterday, Finke claimed that Warner Bros will be announcing a Wonder Woman movie along with several other movies at San Diego Comic Con in July. Israeli actress/former Miss Israel Gal Gadot (not pictured…

Jessica Wakeman / June 13, 2014

Gal Gadot: 5 Things To Know About Hollywood’s New Wonder Woman

Model and actress Gal Gadot is set to play the coveted role of Wonder Woman in “Man of Steel 2.” From the cover of the New York Post to a role in the “Fast and the Furious” franchise, the 28-year-old has definitely seen her share of exciting moments in the spotlight — but something tell…

Claire Hannum / December 5, 2013

All Hail Wonder Womanatee!

Too cute! Wonder Womanatee and her superhero manatee pals are the brainchild of artist Joel Micah Harris, who is selling his quirky crime-fighting sea creatures on T-shirts and stickers. God bless you, Tumblr, for the random shit that comes across my dashboard.  []…

Jessica Wakeman / August 13, 2012

Morning Quickies: Is This Wonder Woman Breast Cancer PSA Too Sexual?

Does this breast cancer awareness PSA gratuitously showcase Wonder Woman’s boobs? Yeah, but it seems like a lot of breast cancer awareness PSAs are gratuitously sexual nowadays. [Yahoo Shine]
The Vanity Fair writer and author of God Is Not Great Christopher Hitchens died yesterday of cancer. [People]
Lindsay Lohan’s former bodyguard Lee…

Jessica Wakeman / December 16, 2011

Reality Show Casting Agents Seek “Wonder Women” For Feminist-y Sounding Show

Attention wonder women, the reality world is a-castin’! An agency in L.A. is seeking females in traditionally male-dominated professions that are “terrifying” or “disgusting,” like mining, installing power lines, and working in slaughterhouses, for a show called “Wonder Women.” This actually sounds like a kind of feminist show … but keep in mind  its being cast by…

Stefanie Blejec / December 1, 2011

A Kitchen Tool For A Super Heroine

I could only imagine how powerful I would you feel beating eggs with this Wonder Woman KitchenAid mixer. I can stop a souffle cold, make the egg whites fold! All while wearing  red, white, and blue lycra! Too bad it’s not actually available for purchase. Sigh. [Laughing Squid]…

Ami Angelowicz / November 12, 2011

Cuddle Up To Superman and Wonder Woman

For those of you who wish Halloween was a year-long affair or still dream of being a super hero(ine), we have some good news for you. Some genius is trying to capitalize on the dwindling Snuggie craze by creating Snuggie-esque wraps that feature Superman and Wonder Woman on the front. Like the Snuggie, these comfy…

Annika Harris / November 7, 2011

Christina Hendricks Really, Really Wants To Be Wonder Woman

“I grew up on the TV show, and I had Wonder Woman Underoos, and my brother had a Wonder Woman doll — sorry, Aaron, you’re exposed. And Nicolas said, when we were on set, ‘I want you to be Wonder Woman.’ And I think he is such an extraordinary and exceptional director, that if he…

Kate Torgovnick/ / September 17, 2011

A Wonder Woman Lego Lady Is Coming!

A Lego Wonder Woman figurine is on the way, now that DC Comics has given Lego access to their characters! Thirteen new Lego people based on DC superheroes are on the way, including Wonder Woman, Batman, Superman, the Joker, Wolverine and Captain America. The Wonder Woman above is not an official mockup — she’s only…

Jessica Wakeman / July 24, 2011

“Wonder Woman” Has Been Nixed By NBC

When it was announced that David E. Kelly, the husband of Michelle Pfeiffer and creator of “Ally McBeal,” was working on a reboot of “Wonder Woman,” the buzz instantly reached a fever pitch. We all started speculating on who could fill Linda Carter’s iconic star-spangled hotpants. When Adrianne Palicki of “Friday Night Lights” landed the…

First Look: Adrianne Palicki As “Wonder Woman”

Dayum, Tyra Collette, err, I mean Adrianne Palicki (who played Tyra on “Friday Night Lights”) looks hawwwwwt. Something tells me this will totally make Landry Clark pop a boner. In fact, I bet he would write a Crucifictorious song about it. Ugh, sorry, can’t stop with the “FNL” references. I am obsessed. Anyway, what’s your…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 18, 2011

“Wonder Woman” Revealed: Who Is Adrianne Palicki?

We’ve been hearing about David E. Kelley’s reboot of “Wonder Woman” for months now, with the exception of one vital fact—who will be playing the all important title role. We suggested everyone from Katy Perry to Christina Hendricks, but it looks like Kelley had his eye on someone else—Adrianne Palicki of “Friday Night Lights.” Adrianne…

Kate Torgovnick/ / February 17, 2011

nOir Jewelry Does Superpower-ful DC Comics Collection

Fancy yourself a super heroine? Or maybe you’re just Catwoman’s biggest fan? Well, you’re going to want to get your hands on nOir Jewelry’s accessory collection based on the super heroines of DC Comics. In celebration of DC’s 75th anniversary, nOir’s designed superhero-worthy jewels that feature the symbols and imagery of the sexy Catwoman, brave…

Annika Harris / December 7, 2010

“Wonder Woman XXX” Porn Parodies Threaten To Glut Oversaturated Market

It looks like the upcoming “Wonder Woman” TV show remake is going to have some competition. Because there’s gonna be a porno version. It’s called … wait for it … “Wonder Woman XXX.” Pretty much says it all, doesn’t it? It stars porn star Tori Black as the superhero who will be “kickin’ butt and…

Susannah Breslin / November 22, 2010

Wonder Woman Is Coming Back, Beyatch!

I watched re-runs on CBS, I owned the underoos, and I had a fake phone booth in my bedroom where I impersonated voices. That’s why I was beyond nostalgic to hear that David E. Kelly (of “Ally McBeal” fame) is working on a television version of “Wonder Woman” for Warner Bros. It’s crucial that…

Ami Angelowicz / October 5, 2010

Today’s Lady News: Wonder Woman Is Coming To TV

We were too young to watch the original “Wonder Woman” TV show, which ran from ’75 to ’79, but we still think she’s a badass! Lucky for us, Wonder Woman is coming back to TV and will be written by “Ally McBeal” creator David E. Kelley. Does this mean she’s going to see dancing babies?

Jessica Wakeman / October 4, 2010

Wonder Woman Gets Beautified

While celebrities left and right are creating their own fragrance, everyone’s favorite comic book vixen, Wonder Woman, is branching out into the world of cosmetics. To celebrate the superhero and her beauty, MAC Cosmetics is launching a limited edition color cosmetics collection this spring, all based on the kickass cuff-wearing comic book character. The line…

Bianca Posterli / July 22, 2010