Jillian Michaels Adorably Surprises Ex-Client On Say Yes to the Dress

Excluding a brief moment last winter when I watched all of season one of Say Yes to the Dress: Bridesmaids edition in order to know what on earth my friends picked to be bridesmaids were talking about when they complained about plus ones and the cost of getting their hair done and terrible wedding favors, I'm not a… » 10/10/14 6:30pm 10/10/14 6:30pm

Jillian Michaels Retires From Yelling at People on The Biggest Loser

Jillian Michaels has opted not to return for season 16 of The Biggest Loser. NBC has released a statement on her departure but not word yet from Michaels herself. » 6/25/14 6:00pm 6/25/14 6:00pm

Jillian Michaels Is Made of Pure Muscle, Still Longs for a Better Butt

Shape magazine favorite (and my best friend) Jillian Michaels finds herself in her underwear on the cover of the magazine's July/August issue and sans any clothes altogether on the inside. » 6/18/14 10:00am 6/18/14 10:00am

Jillian Michaels Thought Rachel Frederickson Lost Too Much Weight

Not that anyone was desperately waiting for her to chime in, but it seemed pretty likely that, after Jillian Michaels' said she wouldn't be commenting on Rachel Frederickson's dramatic Biggest Loser win, she wouldn't actually be commenting. Except yes, she will be commenting. » 2/28/14 6:30pm 2/28/14 6:30pm

I Did a Real, Live Workout With Jillian Michaels and Didn't Die

"Are you going to work out with us today?" asked the cheerful woman at the front desk. I didn't know I had the option to do otherwise, I thought, seeing as I was at an event-space-turned-gym to sweat myself silly under the tutelage of The Biggest Loser's star trainer/screamer, Jillian Michaels. » 2/21/14 1:00pm 2/21/14 1:00pm

People Are Freaking Out Over 'Skeletal' Biggest Loser Winner

After this season's final contestant on the popular weight loss show The Biggest Loser confidently strode onstage last night, she was met with halting applause from the audience and looks of shock from the show's trainers. Rachel Frederickson, formerly 260lbs, now weighed in at 105 lbs. She'd won by losing 60% of her… » 2/05/14 11:30am 2/05/14 11:30am

Ke$ha Promises that She'll Be 'Back Soon and Better than Ever'

Ke$ha doesn't have access to Twitter while in rehab for disordered eating, but she had a friend tweet an update to her fans. Apparently Ke$ha is doing great, is extremely grateful to all you party animals for the support, and can't wait to get back to being Ke$ha again. » 1/21/14 8:00pm 1/21/14 8:00pm

Jillian Michaels Now Doing the Stuff She Used to Yell at Fat People For…

Jillian Michaels is a mom now and that shit changes everything. The woman widely known for yelling at fat people on TV has suddenly realized that it's not that easy to live a full life and work out like a maniac. For years, her catchphrase was "no excuses." Now that she's got two kids, she seems to realize that in… » 3/14/13 4:50pm 3/14/13 4:50pm

M.I.A. Loses Her Shit on Twitter Over Son's Custody Battle

Queen of Controversy M.I.A. is currently embroiled in a vicious custody battle over her 4-year-old son, Ikhyd Edgar Arular Bronfman, with her estranged ex-fiancé Benjamin Bronfman, the environmentalist son of Seagram heir Edgar Bronfman Jr. (and part of the younger generation of almost-too-cool dilettante-ish… » 3/14/13 9:00am 3/14/13 9:00am

Jillian Michaels to Return to Biggest Loser and Direct Her Steely Focus…

The Biggest Loser returns in January, and this time around, the program is "going after" childhood obesity. Trainer Jillian Michaels left the show in May 2011, but she's coming back to tackle overweight kids. Usually, The Biggest Loser is a weight-loss competition, with participants partially disrobing stepping on a… » 9/04/12 2:25pm 9/04/12 2:25pm

Jillian Michaels Has Two Brand New Babies—Oh, And She's Also Dating a…

Jillian Michaels, who rose to fame as one of the original trainers on The Biggest Loser, doesn't seem to do anything quietly. So perhaps we should not be surprised that she's dropped not one but three gossip bombshells in a single day. Guess what? She's dating a woman, AND she's become a new mom to not one but two… » 5/23/12 8:00pm 5/23/12 8:00pm

GoDaddy Goes After Lucrative Idiot Demographic With New Naked Lady Ad

Before internet domain hosting service GoDaddy was famous for backing the SOPA bill and pissing off the whole internet, the company was known for airing inscrutable but irritatingly sexist ads. So what's the damaged brand doing to win back some of its ex customers? Making an even more inscrutable, even stupider ad,… » 1/24/12 5:15pm 1/24/12 5:15pm

Worth It: Workout DVDs For The Athletically Challenged

Much unlike many a magazine editor who recommends you buy all sorts of crap that they most likely got for free, your Jezebel staff doesn't get jack shit (other than books, unsolicited). And that's how it should be. But on our own time, in our personal lives, we still buy stuff. So this is Worth It, our daily… » 10/28/11 3:05pm 10/28/11 3:05pm

A Ten-Year-Old's Rant To "Boys Around The World"

Reader Becky Sayers writes, "I found this on 10 yr old [daughter] Eliza's bulletin board this morning in her room— when I asked her about it, she said it was an "editorial" she wrote last night after looking at the miniboden children's clothing catalog." With permission from both mother and daughter, we happily share… » 4/21/11 2:48pm 4/21/11 2:48pm

Jillian Michaels Thinks She May Be Infertile

"The reality is that I have endometriosis, and I most likely couldn't get pregnant. I've had the X-rays, my tubes are closed, the uterine lining is too thick, blah, blah, blah. I was ashamed about it because I thought I'm supposed to be the healthiest woman in the world, and what does this say about me if I can't have… » 3/14/11 11:58am 3/14/11 11:58am

Is "The Biggest Loser" Keeping Its Trainers In The Closet?

When Jillian Michaels came out as bisexual in Ladies' Home Journal last year, it wasn't a huge surprise. The fitness guru doesn't talk much about her personal life in the press, and has never spoken to the LGBT media. » 1/31/11 7:31pm 1/31/11 7:31pm

Jillian Michaels' Decision To Quit "The Biggest Loser" Is Killing Me…

America's favorite sadistic/hot weight loss coach Jillian Michaels will no longer be making America cry in pain on TV, as she wants a baby. Remember eight months ago, when she was all, "I'd never do that to my body"? » 12/12/10 12:45pm 12/12/10 12:45pm

Woman Sobs While Jillian Michaels Screams At Her

At best, Losing It With Jillian is torture porn. Last night's episode had the expected scream-and-berate routine, but Michaels's victim broke down. Michaels then softened, much like a wide-eyed cult leader drunk on love and power. » 6/14/10 10:20am 6/14/10 10:20am

Jillian Michaels Reveals Psychological-Torture Exercise Plan

Admittedly, we did not watch Losing It With Jillian, as she can be a little scary. Claire Zulkey's review reinforces our belief: "Jillian starts screaming at [the family] like a sociopath: 'You can't have health; it's not for you!'" [Onion/AV] » 6/02/10 11:40am 6/02/10 11:40am