If Strangers Think You're Pregnant, Dear Abby Recommends Liposuction

A "successful professional woman" sick of strangers commenting on her seemingly preggers belly contacted Dear Abby to, ostensibly, ask how to deal with well-meaning idiots without being a total dick. Instead, Dear Abby told her to wear spanx or get lipo. » 6/24/13 2:45pm 6/24/13 2:45pm

That Dear Abby "My Brother Raped My Wife" Thing Actually Happened (And…

Here's a familiar familial tale! Remember the one about the woman who's fast asleep in her room when suddenly a man she thinks is her husband comes in and they have sex only to at some later point realize that it was actually her husband's perverted brother? Yes, Dear Abby got a query about this a few weeks back, and… » 5/05/08 5:00pm 5/05/08 5:00pm

Savage Hate

All week, readers have been writing in about advice-giver Dan Savage's latest column, in which Jezebel — specifically our response to that awful 'Dear Abby' feature from last week — gets a negative mention. Personally, I didn't care one way or another about Savage's slam, but Moe sure did! With every email from a… » 3/27/08 11:45am 3/27/08 11:45am

This Week, Butts Were Waxed, Babies Were Born, And Bush's Spokespretty…