Why Don't Women's Magazines Care More About Their Websites?

Bonnie Fuller, head of HollywoodLife.com and former editor of multiple mags like Glamour and Marie Claire, has some thoughts about why most women's magazines have lackluster websites. While it should be noted that her most recent column for Ad Age is partially just a giant advertisement for her website and editorial… » 8/07/12 6:40pm 8/07/12 6:40pm

Anna Wintour's Daughter Hung Up On Her, And Other Power-Mom "Blind Items"

One magazine editor "is universally regarded as terrifying, both by those who have worked for her and those who haven't." Another, "pretty much universally regarded as a world-class slave driver." Is Real Simple editor-in-chief Kristin van Ogtrop baiting us? » 3/22/10 1:40pm 3/22/10 1:40pm

Hey Ladies, Lay Off Elizabeth Edwards (And That Means You, Bonnie…

Elizabeth Edwards is taking a raft of shit for her admission » 8/11/08 3:00pm 8/11/08 3:00pm — prompted by her husband's admissions of infidelity, obfuscation and untruthfulness — that John Edwards admitted his liaison with Rielle Hunter to her in 2006. The shit she is taking is predicated on a number of (perhaps mistaken) assumptions that: he told…

How Ladymag Editors Anna Wintour & Bonnie Fuller Talk Directly To Your…

In the olden days, magazine editors were famed for...well, I guess not a lot of them were famed so much as respected: for cultivating writers, ushering in new journalistic forms and most critically, broadening the horizons and sating the curiosities of any reader longing for a connection with the world outside… » 6/30/08 5:00pm 6/30/08 5:00pm

Is Former Star Editor Bonnie Fuller Shilling Face-Lifts?

The woman in the commercial for the mysterious "Lifestyle Lift," above, is not Bonnie Fuller, former editor of Star, Glamour, Cosmopolitan, and YM. But "Susan" certainly looks and sounds like the notoriously-difficult, oft-mocked editorial director of American Media. Coincidence? You be the judge. Here's a clip of the real … » 1/24/08 3:00pm 1/24/08 3:00pm

Is The Jamie-Lynn Spears Story Giving Bonnie Fuller A "Soul"?

Every Midweek Bonnie Fuller writes a column for the Huffington Post about ha ha ha, celebrities are such dysfunctional and amoral people, and how great it is for momanity that celebrities are such bad mothers so we don't have to feel guilty etc. etc. And every week the thing is so offensive — Bonnie Fuller, so you… » 12/19/07 4:00pm 12/19/07 4:00pm

Oh, Bonnie Fuller Completely Sympathizes With Poor Noble Humanitarian…

We've discovered a pattern! Every Wednesday the magazine Star comes out, Bonnie Fuller writes a column for the Huffington Post about something that appears in Star. Because she's the editorial director of the company that owns Star! Oh yes, and also every single column is devoted to skewering Angelina Jolie. The first… » 12/05/07 2:30pm 12/05/07 2:30pm

Holidays Got You Down? Be Thankful You're Not Breaking Bread With…

It's that time of year, so let's give thanks to Bonnie Fuller. She's the editorial genius who brought us Us Weekly in its current incarnation and now brings us Star. Without her, we would arguably have no a menagerie of well-styled, wealthy people with flexible workweeks to pointlessly follow in the pages of US and » 11/20/07 11:30am 11/20/07 11:30am

Bonnie Fuller Thinks She's A Better Mom Than Angelina Jolie

Star editorial-something Bonnie Fuller came out of crappy circulation-induced hiding today to blog a few words of gratitude to Britney Spears and Angelina Jolie, and not for providing the fodder that seven-figure salary packages and wardrobe allowances are made of! See, watching Britney and Angelina makes her feel like … » 11/14/07 11:30am 11/14/07 11:30am

30 Years Of 'Cosmopolitan': It's All About Sex & Hair

We love bitching and moaning over the crap-ass content found in the major American women's magazines: The airbrushing; the crazy sex tips; the purple prose; the inherent dishonesty; the expensive shit. But were women's magazines always this bad? We procured copies of October issues of Cosmopolitan representing four… » 9/17/07 12:30pm 9/17/07 12:30pm