OK, full disclosure: I’m addicted to “Big Love.” In fact, I’m about to watch the most recent episode, which I’ve DVRed and been holding out for all week. DON’T TELL ME WHAT HAPPENS.
Anyway, the show — and it’s reality cousin, “Sister Wives” — bring up the universal question: should polygamy be legal? More
For the past couple years, whenever I walked past 1) an American Apparel or 2) someone obviously victim’ed out in “AmAppy,” I was reminded of the classic Jezebel post, “American Apparel Will Make You Look Like a Fat Hooker,” in which Jezebels Jessica and Tracie dared to enter an AA and explore the racks of shining spandex, bandeau tops, peggings and glittery unitards. Recently, though, More
I’m not sure that I’ve ever expressed my (previously held) opinions about Amanda Seyfried here at The Gloss, but suffice it to say for a little while there, she was my pet peeve. Mostly it had to do with what I perceived to be a less-than-outstanding acting job on “Big Love,” one of my favorite shows.
But I just watched the following interview with Seyfried and Mark Webber More
According to Entertainment Weekly, the moment we’ve all been waiting for has finally arrived. As other less bold reality shows skirt the issues of hordes of children, extreme religious values and patriarchy, TLC is finally tackling them head-on: a series … More
Forever21′s new maternity line has sparked major controversy, especially because several of the five states where they are selling the line happen to be states with a high rate of teen pregnancy. From a marketing standpoint, it’s a genius move. … More
If you’re trying to kill time until the next season of Big Love, the folks behind those “Sassy Gay Friend” videos have just the thing for you: a new, improved version of the show called Big, Bad Love. Or, in … More
Actress Chloe Sevigny, who recently won a Golden Globe for her role as second-of-three wives Nicki on HBO’s Big Love, caused some controversy when she gave an interview to The Onion about the show’s just-ended fourth season. Sevigny said, “It … More
Ever wondered how fundamentalist Mormon polygamists get those rockin’ hairstyles? Or how they compete against seven other sister-wives for their husband’s attention? It turns out there’s a manual: Fascinating Womanhood by Helen Andelin is a popular choice for young women … More
When she was eighteen years old, Carolyn Blackmore became the fourth wife of a fifty-year-old man named Merril Jessop, who was a highly ranking member in the Fundamentalist Church of Latter-Day Saints (FLDS), better known as the polygamous Mormon offshoot … More
What happened to Amanda Seyfriend???! Please tell me that she has not just been sucked up into the plastic toothpick world of Hollywood just like every other young starlet…NOOOOO!!! But I loved her!!! *sigh* I am having a flashback to … More