Peggy Young wins in court, Rebecca Martinson's "cunt punt" email inspires performance art and Gloria Steinem gives Black women their due, in Today's Lady News...
Let's see how many other tennis puns I can make.
Less than a month after Ringling Brothers begrudgingly agreed to phase out enslaving and abusing elephants and making them dance for no personal elephantine gain by 2018, two hero circus elephants saved an 18-wheeler truck from overturning on a highway in Louisiana. Show More Summary
I can’t tell you how glad I am that it’s spring, but the weather here in Michigan just can’t seem to make up its mind. Here are some songs that are tiding me over until spring decides to officially arrive. 1. “I Can See Clearly Now,” by Johnny Nash 2. “Secondhand News,” by Fleetwood Mac … Continue reading Ten Songs Keeping Me Sane This Week: Spring Edition
A journalist from Time.com contacted me yesterday for a quote that ultimately appeared in an article that irresponsibly conflates sex work and sex trafficking. In recognition of the 25th anniversary of the film, “Pretty Woman,” the writer told me she was gathering what former sex workers— not victims of sexual exploitation, mind you — think […]
One of the small joys of my career shift from working in the entertainment industry to reporting on the entertainment industry is how often I get to point out the absolute fucking lunacy that is the Deadline Hollywood blog. Ever since Robert Durst-wannabe Jay Penske, the playboy heir who owns Deadline, and his band of bumbling […]
Molly Murphy is a feisty Irish immigrant living in early-1900s New York City, where she solves mysteries and often deals with misogynistic blowhards. I came to reading this mystery series when my late grandmother gave me copies of the first few installments, and I tore through them in a couple of days. Show More Summary
The Shittiest Princess is a series of funny fairy tales for those of us who ain’t exactly cartoon princesses. Stay tuned for a new adventure every week! You can find the whole series here. In the simpler times before rocket travel, when everyone afeared the moon because it shot “horny” rays, there lived a king … Continue reading The Shittiest Princess and the Magic Mirror
The comedian's short film concept is so revelatory that after just one week, the film has raised two-thirds (as of publication) of its $9,000 dollar budget on Kickstarter.
Here's a very basic breakdown of the Amanda Knox case, which we're sure you're hearing about left and right. More » A Cliff Notes Guide To What’s Happening To Amanda Knox Right Now is a post from TheGloss - Get the best women's beauty, make up, hairstyles tips. Get sex, dating advice, culture news and hot trends for women..
Britney Spears can't have a fifth grader! That would make us all so old. More » You’ll Feel Old When You See How Big And Grown Up Britney Spears’ Sons Are Now is a post from TheGloss - Get the best women's beauty, make up, hairstyles tips. Get sex, dating advice, culture news and hot trends for women..
Grey hair is not for evrerybody.
The hot one's leaving for good.
My parents love Southwest Airlines. Both of their jobs when I was growing up required heavy midwestern travel (the only thing my parents love more than Southwest Airlines are the many years they lived in the Midwest), and Southwest Airlines, with its lack of baggage fees or assigned seating, and its khaki-clad, perky dad-joke peddling flight attendants […]
It is no secret that, other than my own dear mother, my favorite person on earth is Fran Lebowitz. Throughout the years since I first read her books as an aspiring curmudgeon in middle school, I have turned to her words for hope and inspiration. Specifically, the following quotes: “I understand, of course, that many […]
Fire the lighting guy and the hairdresser, I say.
English heiress Alice Bamford took this picture with her adorable baby daughter at LA restaurant Nobu, seemingly unaware that America’s unofficial first family is chilling in the background. The best part is that the usually power-posed...Show More Summary
"I love a good throwback."
But does the movie actually look any good?