Excuse Me Sirs, Women Are Just as Good at Boozing and Binge-Watching

We've barely staggered through the first round of company Christmas parties and already we're getting slammed with New Year's resolution-related content (and unfortunately not the Otis Redding/Carla Thomas duet, either). Today's news: Gents' weight-loss goals are most likely to be derailed by liquor and Game of… » 12/15/14 12:50pm 12/15/14 12:50pm

Olive Garden Will Pay for Your Kids' Babysitter (But Just This Once)

If you're desperate for unlimited soup, salad and breadsticks but your babysitter just bailed, good news! Olive Garden is running a "Parents Night Out" promotion, where they will supply diners with a babysitter. » 1/31/14 2:40pm 1/31/14 2:40pm

Adweek's Completely Creepy & Inappropriate Profile Of Female Media…

For some reason, the trade magazine Adweek decided to lead its profile of New York Times media writer Virginia Heffernan with a lengthy, detailed story about the time she hooked up some guy like 20 years ago. Except the experience wasn't from Heffernan's perspective—instead, the magazine interviewed the weirdo guy,… » 5/09/11 6:30pm 5/09/11 6:30pm

Discussions Of Sarah Palin's "Feminism" Are (Mostly) Split Down…

Feministing has a message » 9/08/08 4:00pm 9/08/08 4:00pm for the mainstream media: Sarah Palin is NOT a feminist. This is in response to stories by , Townhall.com, the , NPR, and the , all of which had the words "Sarah Palin" and "feminism" or "liberated woman" in the headline. While some news outlets are painting the proposed veep as a feminist,…


Check out Julie Newmar, the original Catwoman and "quintessential quality advocate," in this ad from the back of this week's AdWeek. She's letting everyone know that she's available to be a "corporate spokeswoman," and that she's "unretouched and unretired." If that's true, it's nuts. Girlfriend is 74! (Click image… » 1/29/08 10:45am 1/29/08 10:45am