The Inevitable Rumors That Jennifer Westfeldt Is Desperately Trying To …

I once saw a relatively famous female writer read at a bookstore, and someone I had come with leaned over and whispered, "She's dating [famous male writer] and he doesn't want to marry her, so now she's pretending she doesn't believe in marriage." The comment struck me as incredibly telling: it had the potential to be… » 10/13/12 4:45pm 10/13/12 4:45pm

Story About Jennifer Westfeldt's Movie Becomes Story About Jennifer…

Perhaps it seems quite natural that since Jennifer Westfeldt wrote, directed and produced a movie called Friends With Kids, she would be questioned about the fact that she, herself, does not have any children. But Ariel Kaminer's New York Times profile doesn't just briefly mention the fact that she and partner Jon Hamm … » 3/09/12 1:30pm 3/09/12 1:30pm

Noted Herbalist Miley Cyrus Spotted on Medical Marijuana Spree

Ensuring that her Disney legacy goes up in a cloud of smoke — boom, tish! — Miley Cyrus was caught doing a little weed shopping with a friend at an LA-area medical marijuana dispensary. True, she might have just been accompanying but everyone hopes that a pal with a weed card will one day become a friend with benefits. … » 2/24/12 9:00am 2/24/12 9:00am

Almost Everyone You Love Is in Friends With Kids

Yes, it's true: Kristen Wiig, Jon Hamm, Maya Rudolph, Adam Scott, Jennifer Westfeldt, Chris O'Dowd. (Vulture calls it "Bridesmaids Revisited.") If Westfeldt — who wrote and directed — had added Betty White and Mindy Kaling, none of us would be alive because brains would have exploded all over the place. Anywhoozle: The… » 1/12/12 10:40am 1/12/12 10:40am