Inside the Mind of the Man Who Wrote Bitch, Are You Retarded?

Reason dictates that a book claiming to want to "help women" probably shouldn't attack them in the title. And yet a self-help book titled Bitch, Are You Retarded? exists. When we first came across it, we were merely annoyed; women of the world were in extreme danger of rolling their eyes more than Alex McCord at a… » 2/09/13 11:00am 2/09/13 11:00am

Rapper Lupe Fiasco Weighs In on the B-Word: 'Bitch Bad, Woman Good,…

Lupe Fiasco's new track (and video), "Bitch Bad," attempts to examine the complications of the word "bitch," specifically in hip-hop. The lyrics tell the tale of two kids — one a little boy and one a little girl — who interpret and internalize the word in different ways. » 8/23/12 12:20pm 8/23/12 12:20pm

Anderson Cooper Gets Tough and Calls a Guy a Bitch for Trying to Take…

Anderson Cooper usually seems like a big ol' pile of giggling niceness, but apparently early morning flights bring out a sharper side of him. He was on Kathy Griffin's Bravo show and told the story of little run-in he had on his 6 a.m. flight to L.A. for the taping. He was just sitting there—and oddly enough Johnny… » 6/24/12 8:00pm 6/24/12 8:00pm

Network Makes Feeble Attempt to Remove 'Bitch' From Show Titles

ABC has a problem on its hands. Two new shows premiering next season feature a certain unsavory word in the title: Good Christian Bitches and Don't Trust The Bitch In Apartment 23. It seemed inevitable that the titles would be changed before hitting the air, and this week at the Television Critics Association press… » 1/12/12 11:20am 1/12/12 11:20am

Whoopi Goldberg: "Carrie Prejean Was A Little Bitchy"

Today, while discussing Carrie Prejean's LKL appearance, Elisabeth Hasselbeck defended Prejean's defensiveness by demanding that the other View panelists "be fair" to her. Whoopi—referring Prejean's View appearance Tuesday—said she personally found her to be "a little bitchy." » 11/12/09 3:40pm 11/12/09 3:40pm

Kristin Cavallari Responds To MTV Branding Her "The Bitch"

Last night, MTV aired a 30-minute preview of the new season of The Hills called The Bitch Is Back, during which cast members were interviewed, including new addition Krisin Cavallari, who spoke about being marketed, literally, as "the bitch." » 9/23/09 3:20pm 9/23/09 3:20pm

The Struggles Of Bitch Magazine Are Neither Surprising Nor New

Bitch » 9/16/08 5:00pm 9/16/08 5:00pm magazine, the "feminist response to pop culture," is, like most of us during this recession, . 's Debbie Rasmussen and Andi Zeisler posted a yesterday, asking for donations to the tune of $40,000 - the cost of printing one issue. The quarterly magazine is a non-profit organization, which means that, while the…

New York Introduces Law Forbidding The Word "Bitch"

The City of New York is trying to outlaw the word "bitch." Next they're gonna try and outlaw the air you breathe. So a tally: first they take away our cigarettes, then they came for our racial epithets, then they came for our racially-charged sexist epithets, and then our trans-fats and now they're robbing us of the only … » 8/07/07 10:47am 8/07/07 10:47am