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10 “Nice Guy” Phrases That Girls Are Sick Of Hearing

This post is brought to you by our friends at Gurl. What’s a nice guy? Let’s refresh: A nice guy is a dude who claims to be a great dude based on silly criteria like listening to their female friends (who they might have a crush on) talk about their problems. Show More Summary

Here’s Another Reason to Dread Going to the Gyno

Consider your inherent distrust of anyone shoving various tools and appendages up your lady parts about to increase tenfold. More » Here’s Another Reason to Dread Going to the Gyno is a post from Blisstree - Get tips on healthy living, work outs, wellness & health food recipes. Advice & news on mental health & healthcare..

Your Friskyscopes For The Week Of September 29-October 5, 2014

Libra (September 23-October 22): A slip of the tongue happens and if it’s coming from you, you need to warn other. You have a certain love of vagueness that can alarm many when they see how deep it runs in you. In fact, it runs so deep, you sometimes wind up roaming in circles. To [...]

Interview Fail: Kristen Wiig & Bill Hader Crush Clueless Reporter

The first rule of doing an interview, particularly with very busy celebrities promoting film or television projects, is to come prepared. See the movie! Have a list of questions! Have a general sense of the plot! Know what makes this movie different from another movie the same actor starred in! That’s where Denver’s own Chris [...]

5 Ways The Kardashian Sisters Are A Depiction Of Modern Sisterhood

Consider the Kardashian sisters. Strip away your groans, the millions, the lavish mansions, the exotic vacations, the Kanye. What do you have? Five insanely close sisters, going through life together. The Kardashians (well, the Kardashian-Jenners) get a ton of flack for being spoiled, obnoxious, and outrageous. But, I actually have always felt a kinship with [...]

Party Favors: The Trendiest (And Weirdest) Beauty Ingredients

Caviar anyone? 10 trendy and unexpected beauty ingredients. -StyleList Get your nails Halloween-ready with these cool cobweb designs. -Divine Caroline Cute, cozy and all under $100? It’s time for a new fall jacket. -HuffPo Style The Limited created a “Scandal”-inspired fashion line. Show More Summary

Chris Pratt & Aidy Bryant Flirt With Raunchy Rap Lyrics On “SNL”

Aidy Bryant is very quickly becoming my favorite cast member (okay, besides Kate Mackinnon) on “Saturday Night Live.” On last night’s season premiere, hosted by the drool-worthy Chris Pratt, Bryant slayed the best skit of the night, which featured her and Pratt getting over their shyness and flirting with each other via raunchy, booty-heavy rap [...]

Congrats To Amal Alamuddin & Her New Actor Husband On Their Marriage

Amal Alamuddin, a 36 year old London-based dual-qualified English barrister and New York litigation attorney who has long been a high-profile figure in international refugee and human rights law has gone against the trend for professional women in her field and married… an actor. This is how the website The Business Woman Media starts off its [...]

What Disney Movies Taught Me About Being Gay

Ursula from “The Little Mermaid” is almost certainly a lesbian, according to stand-up comic James Adomian, who lovingly refers to the iconic Disney diva in a recent viral bit as a “big dyke with a butch haircut.” Adomian, who is openly gay, doesn’t believe that Ursula deserves the negative treatment she receives in the movie. “Every [...]

Tell Your Story Through Style: 4 Tips From “Orange Is The New Black” Costume Designer Jenn Rogien

Whether you realize it or not, your clothes tell the story of “you.” From night shift nurses who spend their downtime watching college football to working moms who enjoy long morning hikes and good wine, our personalities and hobbies are often reflected in what we choose to wear. Jenn Rogien, the costume designer for hit [...]

New Show Recap: Doctor Who 8×06, “The Caretaker”

John Smith comes to work at the same school as Clara and Danny. What could possibly go wrong? Living a double life is starting to take its toll on Clara. Most of the modern era companions have just gone off with the Doctor for long stretches of time, but Clara has a day job and a boyfriend and she keeps... Read More

You Might Want To Do Cardio Before Strength (Or Not)

Today in research not achieving very much: The American Council on Exercise sponsored a study to see what order of workouts is most effective when you’re doing both cardio and strength training in one go. I’m going to skip to the very very conclusion of their findings and then fill you in on the caveats: [...]

Frisky Eats: 10 Bangin’ Breakfast Sandwiches

The key to my heart is through my mouth in the form of scrumptious breakfast sandwiches. Rarely have I met a bacon, egg and cheese that I didn’t like, but some breakfast sandwiches are certainly superior both in taste and in creativity. Recently, I’ve been devouring the Egg & Cheese from Spreads Sandwich Shop, which [...]

This Weekend Open Thread is an Organizational Nightmare

I think the part of my brain that lets me organize things is broken. It’s not that I don’t want to have a tidy and organized space. It’s just that every time I try to do it, it’s like my brain just puts up a gate and says no. Pushing myself through doesn’t work. Even 20/10s don’t work (sorry, PoM).... Read More

George Clooney & Amal Alamuddin Will Marry Tomorrow

George Clooney and fiancé Amal Alamuddin arrived in Venice, Ital,y for their wedding. They’ll be symbolically married tomorrow followed by a civil ceremony on Monday that will make them officially husband and wife. Mazel tov! [E!] Stevie Nicks on her pregnancy with Don Henley and life with Fleetwood Mac. [Billboard] Randy Jackson’s wife Erika has filed [...]

Anti-Trafficking Activist Somaly Mam: “I Didn’t Lie”

Cambodian anti-trafficking activist Somaly Mam says she never lied about her past, despite allegations in Newsweek last year. (Marie Claire) Noted literary sexist Ed Champion’s Twitter account has been suspended after he harassed and threatened author Porochista Khakpour. Show More Summary

This Week in Misogyny Isn’t a Grave Threat to Fraternities

Happy Friday, ladyblogland! This week we’ll talk about two new campaigns to bring feminism to the masses, a truly absurd amount of terribleness, and a math lesson from John Oliver. (As usual, trigger warnings for just about everything apply.) In “feminism is for men, too” news, the White House launched a campaign called It’s On Us to educate men about ways... Read More

Surprise, Surprise: Elite Daily Wants You To Take These White Guy Climate “Brotesters” Seriously

What’s a brotest, you ask? Oh, you don’t ask, because you immediately get the idea? Let this red-Kool-Aid-swilling Reagansexual elaborate anyway: “It derives from when we see evil in the world, and bros are sent to fix it.” He’s referring to the People’s Climate March, by the way. ?_? So, this is a bunch of [...]

New Show Recap: How to Get Away with Murder 1×01, “Pilot”

I don’t know about you but I’ve been looking forward to How to Get Away with Murder for MONTHS, ever since Matt McGorry (you may know him as Bennett from Orange is the New Black) started posting photos from the set on his Instagram. Let me give you a quick rundown, just in case you didn’t spend your summer reading... Read More

Study Claims That “Happy Wife, Happy Life” Is Actually True

A new study from Rutgers University and the University of Michigan has found that in a heterosexual marriage, a wife’s happiness is more important to the survival of the relationship than her husband’s. Researchers studied 394 couples who’d been married for an average of 39 years. The couples were asked questions about whether their spouse [...]

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