Monster's Ball - The SSL Review

I watched Monster's Ball in the theater when it first came out in 2001....more

Halle Berry is pregnant at 46 and modern medicine is on her side. Why aren't some women?

 By now you've probably heard that Ms. Berry is pregnant with her second child and she's a lovely looking 46 year old.  I was immediately happy for her when I first heard the news but I was surprised at others. On social media I've heard many who find this beautiful thing just a woman who has nothing better to do or a woman trying to recapture her youth....more

Want to Win Best Actress? Try an Oral Sex Scene!

As the camera focuses on the many talented women nominated for Golden Globe awards as they walk down the red carpet on Sunday, two things might be on viewers minds: 1) what is she wearing? and 2) I know what she looks like when someone goes down on her. ...more

I'm just impressed by how many synonyms you managed to pull together. It's way more fun to count ...more

There Is No Cure for Diabetes.

Celebrities sometimes use their power for good.  Like Kevin Kline.  His son was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes and Kevin has since been working with diabetes organizations to raise both awareness and funds for research towards a cure.  THAT is celebrity power used effectively.  His words, his efforts make a difference that is both poignant and tangible. ...more
I have type 2 diabetes and my wife's coworker told her that  there is a cure but I know there is ...more

Congratulations! It's a... Flat Tummy! And That New Baby is Kinda Cute, Too.

The obsession with celebrity mommies' "post-baby bodies" has reached new heights. Ladies and gentlemen, we submit this headline as Exhibit A... ...more

After both kids, it took me at least a year to go back to pre-pregnancy shape. It was fine: I ...more

What Do Halle Berry and Cate Blanchett Look Like Un-Retouched?

Human. And gorgeous, too. These before and after photos will give you a nice jolt of self-esteem when you see how even the most naturally beautiful women (and men!) in the world aren't perfect enough to pass magazine standards without some heavy-duty retouching. Go here and click on "portfolio" to see what we're talking about. ...more

Eating Disorder + Diabetes = Diabulimia

Remember when everyone was talking about how Halle Berry claimed to have cured herself of Type 1 diabetes? Then doctors chimed in to say she must be mistaken because it could be life-threatening for a Type 1 diabetic to stop taking insulin. Well, there are thousands of girls and young women with diabetes who are willing to take that risk. The reason? Weight loss. ...more