Cosmo's Helen Gurley Brown: Does A Feminist Icon Please Her Man?

"If you're not a sex object, you're in trouble." See, it's quotes like this that tarnish Helen Gurley Brown's otherwise unimpeachable feminist legacy. » 4/10/09 12:30pm 4/10/09 12:30pm

Sex & The Single Girl: Why Cosmo's Helen Gurley Brown Got Canned

Legendary Cosmo editor Helen Gurley Brown helmed the ladymag for 32 years, and didn't go easy: apparently it took a series of flippantly tone-deaf gaffes to get the sorta-feminist doyenne fired. Heroine or relic? » 1/14/09 11:40am 1/14/09 11:40am

Helen Gurley Brown Still Alive & Kicking; Still Hates Her Muffin-Top

Helen Gurley Brown, former Cosmopolitan editor-in-chief and a walking billboard for extended lifespan through calorie restriction, is the latest subject to tackle Vanity Fair magazine's Proust Questionnaire. In the most recent issue of the magazine, the scary-skinny, bobble-headed Cosmo Girl (she reportedly continues… » 7/24/07 1:58pm 7/24/07 1:58pm