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By Tatiana von Tauber Lindsay Lohan has posed for Playboy for a whopping $1 million. Ah. Bravo. Not only is this a smart financial move for someone of her failure, it’s also a good career move because these days, being naked and/or sexual is the ticket to increased sales and stardom,...

If you had to create a chart of the things I like and the things I don't like, vaginas and the TSA would clearly be at opposite ends. The vagina is truly a wonderful thing, when properly cared for. Your mileage may vary depending on diet, grooming, genetics, and...

Heath and Deborah Campbell named their kids Adolf Hitler Campbell, JoyceLynn Aryan Nation, Honszlynn Hinler Jeannie. They drew national attention when they asked a New Jersey ShopRite to prepare a swastika birthday cake. This, naturally, prompted the state to consider whether the Campbells were fit parents. An...

[caption id="attachment_6760" align="aligncenter" width="400" caption="Pick another day, Crybabies!!!! "][/caption] This is COLUMBUS DAY. I'd like to invite anyone whose name ends with a vowel (Persians excluded) to raise their hands, extend their middle fingers, and flip off the Native Americans, the hippies, and everyone else in the International Association of...

By Tatiana von Tauber [caption id="attachment_12240" align="aligncenter" width="283" caption="Too sexy for some head?"][/caption] People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) thinks this chicken is just too sexy for anyone to see, "downright offensive" in fact.  "When I saw it I just couldn't believe that an editor of The New York Times...

By J. DeVoy This is the trailer for The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo.  It was a popular book, so naturally I neither read nor cared about it.  Trent Reznor of Nine Inch Nails fame scored the movie, which includes a cover of Led Zepplin's Immigrant Song, performed with Karen O...

By Tatiana von Tauber [caption id="attachment_12109" align="aligncenter" width="450" caption="Ruth Orkin's "American Girl in Italy""][/caption] Recognize this photo? Ruth Orkin photographed it in the early 50's after meeting another young woman, Ninalee Craig (the model) in Italy while traveling solo.  Together they attempted to capture the experience of traveling alone in Italy.  Some have claimed this...

Every girl should be required to go to a "what photoshop does" class by the time they are 10 years old. Either that, or news publications should be required to either use non-shopped images, or they should at least have to label the things. I've actually done this...

By Marc Randazza Following a three-month-long investigation of Theresa and Warren Taylor - Theresa being better known as "Kimberly Kupps" - the Polk County sheriff arrested them both on charges of promotion and distribution of obscene material.  The crime?  Creating pornography in their own home, then selling it both on their...

I owned every Bauhaus album on vinyl back in the 1980s. I am the target demographic for his new album. However, this interview guarantees that I wouldn't buy his warmed over dreck. “I'm not ashamed to claim that I'm the last and only star,” says Murphy, now...