In 2012, beauty writer and noted drug aficionado Cat Marnell sold a book proposal to Simon & Schuster for $500,000. Marnell, known for her xoJane beauty columns about partying, had a gift for glamorizing what would be, in a lesser writer’s hands, perhaps a rock bottom. “Look, I couldn’t spend another summer meeting…
The nominations for Jezebel's Woman of the Year are in, and while it was a tough decision, we've managed to narrow the field down to eight frontrunners. Read more about them below, then cast your vote!
Say what one will about 2010, did it accomplish one momentous thing: a backlash against the most disgusting phrase in the American lexicon?
Plenty of us want to run marathons. And pay off loans. And quit smoking. And floss more. And then there were the others...
Score another for team pie. According to the sort of people who predict such things, the dessert's supremacy will continue in 2011.
Holy crap, another year is OVER. Time to reflect, say goodbye, maybe cry a little (tears of sadness or tears of joy—your choice!), plan, and look ahead to 200-eleventy. What are your hopes for the new year?
At a recent meeting, we tried to come up with ideas for fashion week stunts. Bear costumes were suggested. So were shepherdess outfits, and paper bags, a la Buckethead. (All these suggestions were mine.) We went with the doll.