Body Image, Beauty Mags And The Biggest Loser: An Interview With Valerie Frankel

Women feel terrible about their bodies. After over a year at Jezebel, I know this is an incontrovertible fact. And yes, there are the blessed few out there who are free from self-loathing, but they are few and far between and I know this because I read your comments. Anytime we post something even remotely pertaining… »11/03/08 1:00pm11/03/08 1:00pm

The Last Days Of Mademoiselle: Cocaine, Cigarettes & Calorie Counts

I used to really like Mademoiselle »9/30/08 12:30pm9/30/08 12:30pm magazine. Not as old or cold as , not as dull as , not as do-goodery as , not as ditsy or sex-addicted as . Though the magazine folded in 2001, when it first started, in 1935, it was known for publishing short stories by authors like Truman Capote. Sylvia Plath worked as a guest…