12:30 pm, December 27th | by Colette McIntyre
Misogynists say the darndest things!
Man With No Self-Control Fires Dental Assistant For Being ‘Irresistible,’ A ‘Threat’ To His Marriage
10:30 am, December 24th | by Laura Donovan
“Dr. Knight acknowledges he once told Nelson that if she saw his pants bulging, she would know her clothing was too revealing”
4:15 pm, December 21st | by Colette McIntyre
Normally, I rail against the whole essentialist, “Men! Women! They’ll never see eye to eye!” shtick that has fueled far too many of Nick at Nite’s favorite stand-up comics for far too long, but the existence of GirlfriendHire has me feeling like I am to men as parents are to The Fresh Prince — I just don”t understand.
11:30 am, December 19th | by Colette McIntyre
In our “EW, WHAT?!” story of the day: two Irving women are suing state troopers and their department head after being subjected to a “humiliating and violating” cavity search during a traffic stop. While road tripping to Oklahoma, 38-year-old Angel Dobbs and her niece 24-year-old Ashley Dobbs were pulled over for tossing cigarette butts out [...]
11:30 am, December 18th | by Carmen Shardae Jobson
Instagram is treading the same dangerous lines that Facebook once did, morphing from a cool forum for sharing photos, memories, and ideas to a greedy content-miner itching to share other people’s information without their consent. MySpace was never this cruel!
1:30 pm, December 6th | by Carmen Shardae Jobson
Oh great, this again?
3:00 pm, December 1st | by Carmen Shardae Jobson
As posters with pious warnings to put down the chips and stop coating your insides with soda take over the adspace in local subways and buses, the other side of our country’s weight problem — that is, being obsessed with being thin, has been pushed to the side. The problem continues to rage, however, reflected in the fact that pro-anorexia websites are growing in popularity amongst young girls and women, even giving rise to phenomenon of “competitive dieting.”
1:15 pm, November 29th | by Sarah Devlin
The good news (???): it’s not just Lexxa that Kim Ridley objectifies in his ads. Sometimes his dog gets in the mix, too!
11:30 am, November 29th | by Carmen Shardae Jobson
This is one of those stories where pretty much the only thing to do is throw up your hands and yell, either out loud or silently in your head, “Whyyyyyyyyy?!?”
3:30 pm, November 27th | by Sarah Devlin
For starters, this bananas column that links Girls to Lena Dunham’s support for Obama to women paying for their own contraception is almost a year too late.