Oh, for Pete’s sake, we’ve already told you that Lena Dunham isn’t fat. It’s common knowledge at this point that she’s always in some state of undress on Girls, which airs on HBO, where it’s practically a requirement for shows to have a fair amount of nudity. So why, why, why, is there repeated body snarking […]Read More BREAKING: Lena Dunham’s Body Type is Not Unique!
Over the weekend, No Doubt pulled the video for their latest single “Looking Hot” off YouTube after receiving many complaints that the video was racist. The video depicts singer Gwen Stefani as a Native American princess who gets kidnapped by her cowboy bandmates. The band issued this statement on their official website upon taking down […]Read More No Doubt Pulls “Looking Hot” Video
Taylor Swift is not exactly known for writing female empowerment anthems and speaking up for women’s rights. Although the singer is twenty-two years old, most of her songs sound like they’re taken from the diary of a sixteen-year-old girl, opining over boys, playing the victim during a break up and perpetuating the Madonna/whore complex by […]Read More Taylor Swift Doesn’t Consider Herself a Feminist
will admit, I had my misgivings about For a Good Time, Call…. Although I was excited to see the trailer before Magic Mike back in June, as it got closer to the release date, I got a little skeptical. Would this be aBridesmaids (2011) knock off? Would the film end with the girls giving up the phone sex business due […]Read More For a Good Time, Call…: Dirty Talk and Female Friendship For The Win
Kristen Stewart has been everywhere lately thanks to some photographs of her kissing marriedSnow White and the Huntsman director Rupert Sanders that were leaked to tabloids and gossip blogs. Needless to say, Twi-hards are all a twitter over these randy photos. It isn’t so much because Stewart is kissing a married man, it’s because she […]Read More Why the Media Needs to Shut Up About Kristen Stewart
This post originally appeared on an older version of LivLuna Oh, LivLunatics, I’m pretty sure most of you know that I have been waiting for June 29th ever since I saw the first promotional stills for what I thought was going to be the most ridiculous, campy, over the top movie ever made back in December. […]Read More Magic Mike: What a Feeeeeelin’!
49-year-old Demi Moore is back in the gossip headlines for her alleged* blossoming relationship with 35-year-old Joe Manganiello. If you remember, Demi Moore recently divorced 34-year-old Ashton Kutcher, whom she married in 2005. “Okay, Kathleen, we get it, she likes younger men. Where is this going?” you’re probably thinking. Here’s where it’s going: I don’t […]Read More An Age Old Question: Why is it so Scandalous When Older Women Date Younger Men?
My brother and I went to see The Avengers today, and while it was super awesome, there was something that kept bothering me throughout the film–the madonna/whore complex placed on the two main female characters, Natasha Romanoff/The Black Widow (Scarlett Johannson) and Agent Maria Hill (Cobie Smulders.) When we first see Maria Hill, almost every […]Read More Comic Book Movies: So Close, Yet So Far Off About Women
I’ve been thinking a lot about this, since I first discussed double standards over the buzz on Magic Mike. I find myself getting more and more bothered with the way gossip websites and women’s magazines treat certain male celebrities; namely, the more handsome, muscular men who grace our movie and T.V. screens. “Seriously, Kathleen? You’re worried about them? […]Read More Joe Manganiello Covers Out Magazine, is More Than Lust Object
Today is Betty White’s birthday! Most of you probably know her from what has to be her most famous role, as “Rose Nylund” on The Golden Girls. But there’s more to Betty than her iconic St. Olaf-ian sweetheart character. Did you know that… –She’s been in show biz since 1939, starting her career in radio drama […]Read More Happy 90th Birthday, Betty White!