Elizabeth Gilbert Is Trying to Sell You Her Million-Dollar Home

Elizabeth Gilbert, author of Eat, Pray, Love and original self-actualizing Manic Pixie Dream Protagonist is selling her beautiful 19th century home in Frenchtown, New Jersey. Correction: she's embarking on a journey, which she has dubbed Eat, Pray, Crib: One woman's journey to sell her house. Really. » 5/08/14 12:00pm 5/08/14 12:00pm

Elizabeth Gilbert Equates an Empty Inbox With a Waxed Mons Pubis

In today's Tweet Beat, Vinny Guadagnino sends out an in-depth analysis of race relations in America, Alyssa Milano is indeed living under a rock and Elizabeth Gilbert makes an interesting analogy. » 12/20/13 7:30pm 12/20/13 7:30pm

Why Are Yoga Memoirs So Damn Popular?

If yoga is, as the New York Times claims, the new incarnation of the female midlife crisis, why do we love — in spite of ourselves — to read about them? » 1/20/11 6:26pm 1/20/11 6:26pm

The Eat, Pray, Love Bingo Card Makes A Good Stocking-Stuffer

The DVD explaining how one woman found happiness in a beautiful beachy location with Javier Bardem comes out today, so don't forget our Eat, Pray, Love Bingo! It is easily transformed into a drinking game. Print from here. » 11/23/10 5:15pm 11/23/10 5:15pm

Liz Gilbert's Ex: Doing Okay, According To His LinkedIn Profile!

"A decade after Gilbert divorced him, Cooper is married to a Canadian diplomat. They have two young boys, Charlie and Sammy....he's currently a public interest law scholar, and he was previously a director for Mercy Corps and Human Rights Watch." » 8/19/10 2:47pm 8/19/10 2:47pm

My Mom Reviews Eat Pray Love: "A Waste Of Time"

Saturday morning, my mom went to see Eat Pray Love. Her review? "I thought it was horrible." What follows is a total evisceration, in her own words.
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Critics Find Eat Pray Love Very Pretty, Very Superficial

While Eat Pray Love is generally faithful to Elizabeth Gilbert's memoir, critics say the film cut most of the book's "self-realization lessons" to make time for more shots of Julia Roberts eating and loving her way through sun-bathed locales. » 8/13/10 5:12pm 8/13/10 5:12pm

Gay Rights Movement Flexes Muscles, Brings In The Liz Gilbert Guns

Blame godless San Francisco. It's the site of the ruling against Proposition 8, which had its stay lifted yesterday, and where the Human Rights Campaign is hoping to leverage its political muscle with Target. » 8/13/10 10:05am 8/13/10 10:05am

Balinese Healer From Eat, Pray, Love Falls Ill

Ketut Liyer, the 96-year-old Balinese healer made famous by Elizabeth Gilbert's memoir, has had prostate surgery and is suffering from a heart ailment. His daughter-in-law says that his celebrity "exhausted" him, and the attention "may have affected his health." » 8/12/10 2:15pm 8/12/10 2:15pm

I Was A Plus-One At The Eat Pray Love Premiere

Standing outside of the Ziegfeld theater, where security directed me away from the tent-covered, poster-lined impenetrable red carpet, I realized: This movie is a big deal. Bestseller! Huge stars! Julia Roberts. » 8/11/10 2:16pm 8/11/10 2:16pm

Celebs Embark On Fashionable Self-Discovery For Eat, Pray, Love

OMFG it's here. Eat, Pray, Love premiered last night at NYC's Ziegfeld Theatre. And while I regret to inform you Franco was MIA, there was enough star-power and eye-candy — sartorial or otherwise — to please the most discerning seeker. » 8/11/10 10:28am 8/11/10 10:28am

More Ways To Buy Your Eating, Your Praying And Your Loving

Fans of Eat, Pray, Love are copying Liz Gilbert's path to self-discovery, and they're not just flocking to Bali. There are other ways of buying themselves such enlightenment! Sure, but how's that working out for them? » 8/10/10 5:08pm 8/10/10 5:08pm

If Women Like It, It Must Be Stupid

That's the title of the interview with Elizabeth Gilbert in this week's Entertainment Weekly, and it's my exact perception of how Hollywood feels about women. » 8/05/10 5:40pm 8/05/10 5:40pm

How Elizabeth Gilbert Ruined Bali

Scores of women have invaded Ubud, Bali, looking to emulate Gilbert's enlightenment. Their expressions are serene; their caftans, expensive. But their beatific dollars aren't necessarily a good thing. » 8/04/10 3:16pm 8/04/10 3:16pm

Lisbeth Salander Is The Cure To Elizabeth Gilbert

When a genuine cultural phenomenon emerges for the most part through word-of-mouth, the boom can be bewildering to those who aren't immediately swept up. My first adult experience of this, aside from the rush towards Brazilians, was Eat, Pray, Love. » 8/03/10 3:00pm 8/03/10 3:00pm

New Eat Pray Love Trailer — Now With 50% More Bardem!

The newly-released international trailer for Eat Pray Love is shorter than the U.S. one, which somehow means less plaintiveness and an actual line or two for Javier Bardem. More of him, please. [YouTube, Earlier] » 6/18/10 1:40pm 6/18/10 1:40pm

Q&A: Elizabeth Gilbert On Marriage Equality, Relationships Without…

Eat, Pray, Love's Elizabeth Gilbert was honored with an award by Immigration Equality last night after she, a marriage skeptic, used her latest book, Committed, to advocate for marriage equality and the rights of same sex partners in transnational relationships. » 6/09/10 4:40pm 6/09/10 4:40pm

Women Without Children Are Selfish And Bitter. Or Not.

Oh please. Thank heavens for women without kids. Not only are they the ideal people to sit next to on planes but they also make excellent Sparents. » 5/05/10 1:40pm 5/05/10 1:40pm

Eat, Pray, Love Trailer: Maybe Magical, Maybe Just Annoying

Whether you loved or hated Eat, Pray Love the book, the trailer for the Julia Roberts movie raises the question of whether the book's charms can translate on film, or whether this just is a pretty person in pretty places. » 3/18/10 10:00am 3/18/10 10:00am