An Excellent Argument for Cutting Toxic Parents Out of Your Wedding

It is a truth universally acknowledged that choosing who to invite to your wedding is about as pleasant as having your teeth drilled into dust by a sadistic dentist with a dull and rusty bit. But while deciding whether the cousins you haven’t seen for 15 years should get a save-the-date is difficult, it’s even more… »10/02/15 11:50am10/02/15 11:50am

Wedding Drama Is Rarely About the Wedding 

Weddings are slow cookers full of potential agitation, wherein family, friends, finances, and fiancés all come together during months of planning and mingle together to create a terrible-tasting mess. Nine times out of ten, this nonsense actually isn’t about the wedding itself. In fact, the more complicated the fuss,… »9/10/15 4:40pm9/10/15 4:40pm

Hundreds of Pages of PA Prosecutor's Pornographic Emails Released

On Monday, Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane was instructed to stand trial for charges of perjury and obstruction of justice after authorities claim she used personal emails to conduct official business and leaked confidential emails to embarrass her critics. In an impressive move of deflection, she also… »8/27/15 6:20pm8/27/15 6:20pm

Woman Catches Cheating Boyfriend With Help of Three of His Mistresses

Player Gets Played is a new show on Oxygen that’s taking a lot of cues from The Other Woman (starring Cameron Diaz and Kate Upton as The Other Women). In it, cheating partners are confronted not only by their current main flame but also by the people they’re cheating with. This week, three women confront a guy who… »6/17/15 3:50pm6/17/15 3:50pm

Katy Perry Enlists John Mayer for Revenge Against Taylor Swift

The drama between Katy Perry and Taylor Swift seems like it’s getting closer and closer to a Dynasty-style, Alexis Colby vs. Krystle Carrington catfight. Perry has next move in this game of pop star vendetta and it appears she is involving her on-again, off-again humping partner, John Mayer, by having him co-write a… »5/28/15 9:05pm5/28/15 9:05pm

Anjelica Huston Details Jack Nicholson's Philandering in Her Memoir

Anjelica Huston has excerpted parts of her forthcoming memoir, Watch Me, in the December 2014 issue of Vanity Fair, which chronicle her tumultuous, 16-year relationship with Jack Nicholson from 1973 to 1989. He was a notorious player, of course, but she found some sneaky (if depressing) ways to get even. »11/12/14 4:20pm11/12/14 4:20pm

J.K. Rowling Asked to Stop Writing, Taking Up Shelf Space

Lynn Shepherd must have known what she was getting herself into when she wrote a Huffington Post piece urging J.K. Rowling to get out of the adult literature market. Shepherd stated that other writers deserve a turn (this is how the world works, BTW) and although she has never read Rowling's work (ok..), Shepherd… »3/01/14 4:30pm3/01/14 4:30pm

Everyone Talks About Bullying But Sometimes It's Just Plain Old Drama

Bullying is a problem (related: today's story about 17-year-old Rehtaeh Parsons, who killed herself after photos of her alleged rape were mocked on the internet for years), but the term is misused so often that it's become somewhat of a useless buzzword. Experts say we need to separate the behavior from what… »4/09/13 5:30pm4/09/13 5:30pm

ABC Is Going to Make a Tom Sawyer-Huck Finn Show Because There Just Isn’t Enough Controversy in the World

So. You say you're in the market for a new television show, eh? Well, if a new ABC project comes to fruition, you might be in for the literary TV adaptation of the half-decade — the network is, according to The Hollywood Reporter, developing Finn & Sawyer, a reimagining of everyone's favorite duo of racist,… »8/18/12 2:30pm8/18/12 2:30pm