Nursing Home Sued for Hiring Strippers to Grind on Elderly Residents

A Long Island nursing home is facing a lawsuit from the son of one resident, who says the establishment placed his mother "in apprehension of imminent, offensive, physical harm" by hiring Chippendale's strippers to perform in the rec room. The plaintiff—who found out about the performance when he discovered a picture of… » 4/08/14 6:30pm 4/08/14 6:30pm

Shockingly, Hollywood Still Refuses to Let Actresses Age At All

Writing a long, long time ago in a papercut delivery mechanism called “a magazine,” Susan Sontag pointed out that our culture has a double-standard when it comes to aging. That is, dudes are allowed to age into grizzled old wrinklepusses, while women are required to either maintain the skin tautness of a porcelain doll … » 9/21/13 1:30pm 9/21/13 1:30pm

Sarah Silverman Was Bummed About the Ageism at James Franco's Roast

Sarah Silverman dropped by W. Kamau Bell’s Totally Biased on Friday night to talked about the James Franco roast she participated in recently. Was it fun? Sure, but that doesn’t mean Sarah Silverman (and probably everyone who has to endure having their character assassinated for giggles during a Comedy Central… » 9/15/13 6:00pm 9/15/13 6:00pm

GOP Says Hillary Clinton's Too Old, Because That Surely Won’t Backfire

If you needed any further proof that the modern Republican Party is a sarlacc pit where good campaign strategy goes to be slowly digested in the bowels of old white dudes for thousands of years, then this latest bit of age-snarking should probably do the trick: GOP strategists are trying very hard to remind potential… » 6/30/13 2:00pm 6/30/13 2:00pm

Average Retirement Age of a Victoria's Secret Angel? 28

With the news that Victoria's Secret is dropping "Angel" Miranda Kerr just before her 30th birthday, comes the question — do all old people go to hell? JK, it's whether youth is the only acceptable mainstream sexy — and once you've entered your early 30s, should you just buy granny panties and wear them as underwear,… » 4/11/13 9:30pm 4/11/13 9:30pm

No Business for Old Women: Actress Sues IMDb for Revealing Her Real Age

It's hard to be a lady in the entertainment business — especially one who's subject to the passage of time. The denizens of Tinseltown would rather fry off their faces with chemical burns and sandpaper away sun spots than look a day over 22. Youth is exalted, and old is invisible. Aging actresses are left with very few … » 4/11/13 11:40am 4/11/13 11:40am

Actress Sues After Pesky IMDb Reveals Her Real Age

An unnamed actress claims that the infamous movie trivia cheaters' site IMDb misused her legal birth date after she signed up for the IMDbPro service in 2008. She says that by revealing her true age, the Internet Movie Database has cost her innumerable acting opportunities and is suing the Amazon.com subsidiary for… » 10/19/11 12:40pm 10/19/11 12:40pm

The 10-Year-Old French Model's Mother Responds To The Controversy Over…

The mother of Thylane Loubry Blondeau, the 10-year-old fashion model whose depiction in fashion spreads has raised concerns about the sexualization of young models, has spoken publicly about the controversy. Veronika Loubry blames a "bad personn in usa [sic]" for drawing attention to her daughter. » 8/08/11 2:40pm 8/08/11 2:40pm