4:00 pm, May 8th | by Laura Marie Meyers, TrèsSugar
F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby offers an intriguing, unexpected look at love in its many forms. With the complicated relationships among Gatsby, Daisy, Tom, Nick, Jordan, and the Wilsons, the book captures love at its most hopeful, selfish, and inevitable moments. Just in time for this weekend’s much-anticipated movie release, we’re taking a look at some of the novel’s most famous quotes to see how love is portrayed in the popular story. Before you watch the relationships play out on the big screen, check out the surprising insights on love according to The Great Gatsby!
8:30 am, April 29th | by Laura Marie Meyers, TrèsSugar
This week, US presidents and first ladies past and present came together in Texas, the royals did their best Harry Potter impression, and the people of Massachusetts shared a moment of silence for the Boston Marathon victims. Meanwhile, festival fans kept the Coachella party going, and love was in the air. See all that and more with the week in pictures!
2:45 pm, April 11th | by Laura Marie Meyers, TrésSugar
Looking for poolside page-turners you can dive into while you’re away on a Spring or Summer getaway? With a mix of popular classics, romantic novels, thrillers, and modern fiction, we’re highlighting a range of options you can tote along on your next vacation. Before you start packing, take a look at these must-have beach reads!
2:45 pm, April 2nd | by Laura Marie Meyers, TrèsSugar
In honor of National Poetry Month, we’re taking a look at some of our favorite lines from prominent female poets. Adrienne Rich, who passed away last year, left a strong literary legacy filled with poignant, inspiring verse. From her bold and powerful poetry to the celebrated words of Maya Angelou, here are eight acclaimed passages from the finest female poets.
2:30 pm, March 21st | by Laura Marie Meyers, TrèsSugar
Alexis Bledel is engaged to her Mad Men costar Vincent Kartheiser! In honor of the newly engaged actress (on National Proposal Day, no less), we’re taking a look back at some of her funniest onscreen moments as Rory Gilmore on Gilmore Girls — the lovable role that put her on the map. Thanks to their close, quirky mother-daughter relationship, Rory and single mom Lorelai Gilmore (played by Lauren Graham) shared plenty of witty back-and-forths over the course of the show’s seven seasons. As any avid fan of Gilmore Girls knows, sarcasm reigned supreme on the show, so here are the best zinger-filled Rory-Lorelai conversations on everything from fitness to love to Jessica Simpson.
2:30 pm, January 28th | by Laura Marie Meyers, TrèsSugar
At the 2013 SAG Awards, the most talented women in film and television mixed and mingled, sharing sweet and hilarious moments throughout the night. Notably, Tina Fey gave a sweet shoutout to her best friend and Golden Globes cohost Amy Poehler in her acceptance speech, saying, “I share this with my sweet friend Amy Poehler, who I’ve known for so long. I’ve stolen so many of your moves. Amy, I’ve known you since you were pregnant with Lena Dunham. And I love you.” Famous ladies enjoyed girl time on the red carpet, at the show, and during the afterparties, so to celebrate all the SAG Awards girl power, take a look at the best female friendship moments from throughout the night!
8:30 am, January 8th | by Laura Marie Meyers, TrèsSugar
In a world as competitive as Hollywood, we love seeing strong female friendships — and we can’t wait to see one of our favorite duos take the stage this weekend when Amy Poehler and Tina Fey host the Golden Globes. Ever since their early days on SNL, the hilarious pals have charmed us with sweet, endearing, and laugh-out-loud moments both on screen and off. As we get excited for their upcoming hosting gig, we’re taking a look back at their friendship through the years. With a mix of pictures, interviews, and their back-and-forth banter, here are some of Tina and Amy’s best moments!
1:00 pm, January 6th | by Laura Marie Meyers, TrèsSugar
Take a look and tell us what you think: which girls will be booted, who will cause drama, and who will receive the final rose?
1:00 pm, January 5th | by Laura Marie Meyers, TrèsSugar
If you’re hoping to expand your reading in the New Year, look no further than these book-related resolution ideas! Going beyond the standard “read more” goal, we’re diving into some fresh, creative ways to make this your most bookish year yet. Can’t seem to think of a meaningful resolution? Check out these seven fun ideas for inspiration to get your reading on in 2013! (And if you need some reading recommendations, we’ve rounded up the most promising books out in January.)
1:00 pm, December 22nd | by Laura Marie Meyers, TrèsSugar
This morning, Mayor Cory Booker of Newark, NJ, announced that he’ll be finishing his second term instead of running for governor — and hinted at a possible Senate run for 2014. Politicians don’t typically top “most eligible bachelor” lists, but Cory has the looks, personality, and relationship status for it. In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, he truly seemed like Superman when he invited Newark residents to his house via Twitter, and he’s known for his Good Samaritan ways. For that reason and more, see why Cory Booker may just be the country’s most eligible potential Senator!