Lean In and Getty Work to Diversify Available Stock Photos of Women

Stock photos are their own special kind of entertainment (see: the images that come up when you search "feminist" or the unnecessarily sexy ones that found when you search anything). But for Sheryl Sandberg, stock photos are a missed opportunity to to show the world what women really look like. » 2/10/14 4:00pm 2/10/14 4:00pm

Reese Witherspoon Fine After False-Alarm Pregnancy Complications

After being rushed to the hospital Tuesday, and then again last night, über-enceinte Reese Witherspoon is still pregnant, but totally fine. However, Tuesday's visit involved "complications" with the pregnancy, according to the source, making Witherspoon and husband Jim Toth very nervous. The baby is due in September,… » 8/23/12 9:00am 8/23/12 9:00am

Taliban May Be Willing to Promote Women’s Education as Part of Peace…

According to a document sent to The Sunday Times, the Taliban might be, could be, fingers-crossed ready to promote women's education as part of a bid to restart peace talks with the West. Though The Times couldn't independently verify the paper's authenticity, it reportedly demonstrates current thinking among among… » 8/12/12 1:00pm 8/12/12 1:00pm

Hundreds of Stock Photos Add Up to One Very Sweet Love Story

To create an ad for Getty Images, agency AlmapBBDO sorted through some 5,000 stock photo images and found 873 of them that they pieced together to paint a picture of an entire life in one minute. From Love to Bingo is really quite remarkable, and it definitely shows the range of stock imagery—though now we need an… » 5/24/12 9:15pm 5/24/12 9:15pm

Were Ray J & Whitney Filming a Reality Show?

Theirs was an unlikely love: She was a superstar divorcee and he—18 years her junior—was best known for a starring in the homemade sex tape that launched Kim Kardashian's career. But Whitney Houston and Ray J's romantic relationship had been five years strong when she passed away on February 11. And in the days… » 2/23/12 1:00pm 2/23/12 1:00pm

Yoga Mogul Turns Out to Be a Total Scumbag

There's a big scandal brewing in the yoga world. (That's a world, right?) It centers around John Friend, creator of the popular practice of Anusara yoga. It turns out that behind the sunny facade promising fulfillment and happiness through yoga, there was some pretty dark shit happening. But now his sexual escapades… » 2/22/12 7:00pm 2/22/12 7:00pm

Whitney Houston's Baller Hearse

It's nothing but the best for the body of late singer Whitney Houston. After being flown from L.A. to New Jersey via Tyler Perry's private jet, she was taken to the Whigham Funeral Home in a golden hearse. It was announced today that Houston's funeral will be held on Saturday, February 18 at the New Hope Baptist Chuch… » 2/14/12 4:50pm 2/14/12 4:50pm

Hollywood Probably Won't Get Linda Lovelace's Story Right

Porn. Gang-rape. Bestiality. Feminism. An abusive marriage. Hepatitis. Liver failure. Violent death. Basically none of the aspects of Deep Throat's Linda Lovelace's life are particularly audience-friendly so it's a little weird that two films are clamoring to tell her tale. Hers is certainly a fascinating story, but… » 2/02/12 12:00pm 2/02/12 12:00pm

Demi Moore Is Rushed to the Hospital, Will Now Head to Rehab

We've all been hoping for the best for Demi Moore since her split from Ashton Kutcher, but she's definitely seemed a bit stressed of late. And now we've learned that she was rushed to the hospital last night for a substance abuse related issue. Oh no, Demi! » 1/24/12 8:00pm 1/24/12 8:00pm

Tim Gunn seems like the most mild-mannered, least…

Oprah Celebrates First Graduation From Her South African Girls' School

A group of 72 students will graduate from The Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy on Saturday—the first graduating class of Winfrey's elite South African school. "I am one proud mama," she said of her girls. And she should be: Her school was among "just 544 out of some 6,500 South African schools whose entire graduating… » 1/13/12 6:45pm 1/13/12 6:45pm

How Dolly Parton Escapes All Fashion Criticism

In this modern age of stylists and glam squads and red carpet fashion reviews and internet commentary, everyone's a critic (including us). But it's worth noting that among the mobs of fashion police, it's practically sacrilegious to disparage anything Dolly Parton wears. We suspect this is because she's so fantastic… » 1/11/12 1:20pm 1/11/12 1:20pm

Inside The Salahis' Very Messy, Very Entertaining Divorce

Although their run on reality television is over (for now) after The Real Housewives of D.C. was canceled last year, White House gate-crashers Tareq and Michaele Salahi have managed to remain in tabloid headlines, captivating the nation with tales of their divorce that involve kidnapping, adultery, Journey, and a dead… » 1/05/12 12:20pm 1/05/12 12:20pm

Mysterious Phenomena Called 'Feelings' Make Ladies Better At Investing

Research suggests that the global financial system would be in better shape if Wall Street's risk taking big swinging dicks were replaced with financially prudent big swinging vaginas; women, it seems, are better equipped to handle investment decisions without making a big mess of things. And the reason women make… » 11/28/11 11:30am 11/28/11 11:30am