Bust out your pom-poms, ‘cause tonight is “Hellcats” night! Since The Frisky’s own Kate Torgovnick happens to be an expert on college cheerleading—after all, the show is based on her book CHEER!: Inside the Secret World of College Cheerleaders—every Wednesday we have her sound off on how the show stacks up to reality.
At the end of last week’s “Hellcats,” Marti and Lewis finally kissed. Tonight, it looks like they will have some pretty intense makeout sessions. Interestingly, Marti isn’t the first member of his squad that Lewis has dated—he also has a past with squad mean girl Alice.
So, are college cheerleading squads miniature dating services? Keep reading »
Want to go the Lady Gaga meat dress route for Halloween? Well, you can get a Grade A dress even better than Gaga’s, but it will cost you. The New York City meat mavens at the Old Homestead Steakhouse have crafted a gown made of some of the best cuts meat has to offer. For a whopping $100,000 price tag. Keep reading »
Last night’s “Rocky Horror Picture Show
” episode of “Glee
” was pretty awesome. And I totally dug John Stamos
as Eddie. But you know who I like even better in the role? Russell Crowe. Yes, long before he was a gladiator, throwing phones at hotel clerks, Russell starred in a stage version of “Rocky Horror.” Here’s the video proof from 1987. [NY Daily News
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Simon Le Bon, the lead singer of Duran Duran, produced some of my favorite ’80s music of all time — “Rio,” “Hungry Like the Wolf,” “Girls on Film,” “Reflex,” “New Moon on Monday,” to name just a few. And he was so hot back in the day. Major crush. Happy birthday, dude! Keep reading »
Human childhood is filled with traumatic experiences. And so, apparently, is otter childhood. Turns out, otter pups don’t know how to swim and actually have to be taught by their moms! Watch this video to see how the process works, which basically starts with momma otter dunking her kid in water, the baby otter trying to escape, only to be pulled back into the pool with mom’s teeth. Seems terrifying. Yet—who knew terror could be so cute? [Cute Overload
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