October 7 Week In Review


10 Things You May Have Missed On TV This Week

In this week’s compilation of pop culture crap, Barbara Walters could use a new pantsuit, George Clooney gets wacky with Dave, and Tyra Banks is dying to pop that pimple on your face. More »

Guys Open Up About Fighting

Welcome back to Guysourcing, where a panel of helpful gentlemen answer your questions. This week’s question was the following: “When was the last time you got into a physical fight? More »

What Would It Look Like If Courtney Stodden Tweeted The News?

Teen bride Courtney Stodden shocked America when she sauntered into the news after marrying former Lost actor Doug Hutchison, and it’s been impossible for us to tear our eyes away from her since. More »

Barnard Students Accuse College Of ‘Extortion’

Barnard College recently angered its student body by announcing that seniors will no longer be allowed to register (and pay) for part-time enrollment in their finals semesters. More »

Stanford Grads Reflect On Steve Jobs’s Hungry, Foolish Speech

Steve Jobs’s 2005 Stanford commencement speech was already widely cited before his death – now that he’s died, it’s shaping up to be one of the most famous graduation speeches in recent memory, second perhaps to David Foster Wallace’s “This Is Water” address at Kenyon. More »

‘Men-Ups’ Are So Much More Than Just Men Posing Like Pin-Ups

Rion Sabean is a 26-year-old photography student who has started a series of “Men-Ups,” in which men who embody what society considers to be manly – More »

How To Get Out Of Any Conversation

We’ve all been there: trapped in a seemingly neverending conversation with no obvious way out. How do you escape without hurting the other person’s feelings. More »

How Amanda Seyfried’s Panic Attacks Can Help Us

Amanda Seyfried recently told a magazine that she has panic attacks and gets therapy. She’s one of the few to admit that being a Hollywood actress is pretty hard on the psyche – More »

A Year Of Barely Edible School Lunches

Schools used to dish out putrid pasta dishes, burned french fries, and mystery meats with few complaints from parents, but the childhood obesity epidemic has drawn more attention to what kids are being served at school. More »

The Best And Worst Of Paris Fashion Week’s Front Row

Today we guide you through the magic that is Paris Fashion Week. As usual, some people looked like tools (cough, Jared Leto, cough), some looked like fools, and others came looking like pure fashion magic. More »

This Week In Tabloids: Ashton Cheated On Demi Because She’s Insecure & Old

Welcome back to Midweek Madness. Every Wednesday, we “read” the celebrity tabloids so you don’t “have” to. Today, we have an Unsolicited Uterus Update on Ms. More »

Women Faking Orgasms, Ruining Sex for Everyone

According to a study talked about on every single commercial radio morning show in all of America, 60% of women fake orgasms with regularity. We do it for various reasons – More »

For College Women, Dating Could Be Worse Than Hooking Up

When researchers asked college students to talk about a hookup scenario, they learned that “hookup culture” isn’t nearly as male-dominated as many claim. More »

Dudes Can Be Good Stay-At-Home Dads, Really

Since science has never, ever been used to justify treating people badly, it’s important that us women seize the fresh opportunity upon us to capitalize on new studies showing that a man’s testosterone level drops when he becomes a father. More »

Ten-Year-Old Alleged Rape Victim Survives Burial To Identify Rapist

In what we certainly hope is the most horrifying story we read this week, a ten-year-old Filipina girl was allegedly beaten, raped, and then tossed in a shallow grave. More »

Kanye West’s First Collection Is Already The Object Of Derision

Kanye West showed his first collection on an all-star cast of (very very white!) models this weekend in Paris. (Okay, fine, there were two black models, but seriously, Ye?) The front row was stocked with some of the designers whose shows Kanye himself has attended for years, including Jeremy Scott,… More »

Why Cleavage Is Bad For Crime Fighting

Why is it that practically every female superhero has her knockers hanging out of her super hero suit? It’s not like there’s ever been a male super hero with his frank-n-beans hanging out (with the exception of Howard Stern’s Fartman, of course). More »

Amanda Knox Acquitted In Italian Court; Released From Custody

Amanda Knox, the American college student convicted two years ago of the 2007 sexual assault and murder of her roommate Meredith Kercher, has had her conviction overturned by an Italian appeals court and her release has been ordered by the presiding judge. More »

Worth It: A Bra For Ladies Whose Cups Runneth Over

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). More »

New Homeless-Inspired Fashion Spread Is Super Tasteful!

Oh, look: it’s fashion, engaging with the social issues of the day again! Are you a homeless poor? Do you sleep on a flattened cardboard box? Do you tote your possessions from place to place in recycled shopping bags? More »

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