Vladimir Putin's Alleged Mistress Carried Olympic Flame Into Stadium

So far, the Sochi Olympics have been Russia as fuck. Last night, Bob Costas apologetically explained that he was wearing glasses because when he arrived in Sochi he contracted a mysterious eye infection. Then, he was forced to say "Pussy Riot," which was hilarious. But today, toward the end of the Games' opening… » 2/07/14 4:15pm 2/07/14 4:15pm

The Definitive Guide to Mistress Names

When men in the public eye engage in unsavory sex stuff, there's a choreography to navigating the path to redemption they're automatically afforded — the tight-lipped presser, the pledge to attend therapy or recommit to religion or husband the shit out of their wives, and then, after some strategic radio silence, the… » 7/26/13 11:30am 7/26/13 11:30am

Get Excited for Mistresses, Your New Favorite Sex-n-Trash TV Show

It's like ABC knew that you haven't had enough Alyssa Milano in your life lately, or that you desperately miss Sun from Lost and really wish that she had gotten a chance to be sexy on that show, or that Rookie Blue isn't enough to keep you going through a long summer slump of television because BEHOLD: here is … » 5/07/13 2:45pm 5/07/13 2:45pm

Vera Wang's Dad Wrote An Epically Nasty CEFAD To His 30-Year Mistress

Were you looking for a story that involved a $120 million estate, marital infidelity, a prominent fashion designer, a lawsuit, international flights to see the dying, and a deathbed breakup contract? If so, you're in luck. The estate of C.C. Wang, Vera Wang's oil-millionaire dad, has prevailed in a lawsuit with Wang … » 4/19/12 1:40pm 4/19/12 1:40pm

Newt Gingrich Loved America So Much that he Needed an Open Marriage

In a bombshell game changer of an interview set to air tonight, Newt Gingrich's second ex wife Marianne reportedly dishes about the unsavory proclivities of the Presidential candidate before and during their split in the 90's. Among the revelations? Newt asked her for an open relationship so he could go fuck his… » 1/19/12 3:45pm 1/19/12 3:45pm

The Obsession With Arnold's "Ugly" Women

Now that the dust is settling a little on Arnold Schwarzenegger's infidelity revelations, it's time for everybody to analyze the attractiveness of the lady he cheated with. And since she doesn't look like a model, it's time to scrutinize what could possibly possess him to sleep with her. » 5/24/11 1:00pm 5/24/11 1:00pm

Why The Mistress Story Never Gets Old

Yet another story of a hot young thing who dated older married men for the "lifestyle" they provided her prompts us to ask: what is our obsession with mistresses? » 2/03/11 1:01pm 2/03/11 1:01pm

The Sharp-Clawed World Of The Davos Mistress

The World Economic Forum may seem like an exercise in gravitas and glam but, says one attendant's wife, in fact it's "largely based on mass humiliation and paranoia." And who has it worst? The Davos mistresses. » 1/27/11 1:36pm 1/27/11 1:36pm

Vogue Russia Dedicates Cover To Putin's Mistress

Vladimir Putin's rumored mistress, that is. Her name is Alina Kabayeva, and she is an Olympic gold-medalist, rhythmic gymnast, and member of the Russian parliament. And the mother of what may be Putin's love child. » 12/13/10 5:56pm 12/13/10 5:56pm

Three-Timing Miner Offered Deal With Cheating Website

Chilean miner Yonni Barrios caused a stir when he asked both his wife and his mistress to meet him on the surface. Now it turns out he has a third girlfriend — and an endorsement offer from AshleyMadison.com. Success! » 10/18/10 9:36am 10/18/10 9:36am

This Woman Revives Awful Stereotypes, Pats Herself On The Back For It

Says Holly Hill of infidelity: "This is what every man already knows and I think what every woman deep down already knows." » 8/03/10 5:35pm 8/03/10 5:35pm

Straight Talk From An Athlete: Pay Up Or Be Accused Of Rape

Distracting the menfolk from playing well isn't the only way women mess with athletes. They can also play the rape card! But not if you pay them off, says an anonymous NFL player in an advice column. » 6/18/10 3:30pm 6/18/10 3:30pm

The Twisted Feminism Of Gloria Allred

"I have a passion for justice, and I'm a warrior for change," Gloria Allred tells Harper's Bazaar. I don't accept the idea that a woman should have to suffer in silence." Fine. But she's also talking about... Tiger Woods' mistresses. » 6/02/10 4:00pm 6/02/10 4:00pm

Brave Hacky Woman Tries To Be "Sugar-Baby"

It's depressing that "I got a sugar-daddy" is becoming a new subgengre of young-woman memoir. And pursuing it under the guise of a a social experiment doesn't make it much better. » 5/26/10 1:20pm 5/26/10 1:20pm

National Obsession With Kept Women Continues This Weekend

According to a preview of the issue we saw yesterday, this Sunday's NY Times Magazine lets us in on the phenomenon of kept women. Good to know someone's on the acquisitive gold-digger beat! » 4/09/09 1:00pm 4/09/09 1:00pm

Male Writer Likes Women's "Soul And Strength, Toughness And…

Writer Richard Wadlow tells yesterday's Guardian what it's like to be the only man writing for Mistresses, a BBC series "about the tangled love lives of four modern women." » 2/18/09 5:40pm 2/18/09 5:40pm

Sugar Daddies: Easier Than Work-Study For College Students

"Some might call it prostitution. I call it a 'mutually beneficial arrangement' that pays for my killer wardrobe." We just call it bizarre: a college student justifies her life as a professional mistress on The Daily Beast. Her verdict? Beats waitressing! » 12/01/08 2:00pm 12/01/08 2:00pm