Drop the Jokes: Let's Be Happy for Snooki and Her Baby

Snooki had a baby. The Internet has been on fire for nine-ish months. There have been jokes and monologues and e-cards and memes and more jokes about Snooki having a baby. At first I laughed about it -- just like everyone else. I mean, she is so easy to look down on, right? There are hours and hours of footage of her being ridiculous on TV. And sure, she placed herself in the position by signing on to do a reality show. I get that. But it must really suck to have your pregnancy laughed at. That must hurt....more
I totally agree with you, people should just chill. I don't know her personally but I do know ...more

I Just Lost All Respect for Snooki and Deena.*

* HA! HA! HA! HA! HA! Never had any in the first place.But guys. Guys. This. Just, this...is...Well, let the pictures of this recent episode of Dirty Shore speak for themselves....more

However You Feel About Snooki, Don't Wish a Miscarriage on Her

The rumor mill is buzzing with word of Snooki’s alleged pregnancy and possible engagement to Jionni LaVelle -- which she confirmed on March 7. Quite honestly, I don’t care. I can proudly say that I have never watched a minute of Jersey Shore, though I know too much about it because my husband somehow became addicted. The only reason I am choosing to address the now-confirmed-rumors is this: Snooki’s ex-boyfriend, Emilio Masello, apparently wished for the reality TV star to have a miscarriage. ...more
One can hope that his mother or aunt or sister will or has set him straight on this.more

Oh No! I Think I'm Jealous of Snooki!!

 Heaven help me: Snooki’s winning.  ...more

Pop Culture Potpourri — 1/18/2011

Hey! Good afternoon my dear lil readers. How’s everyone this soggy Tuesday evening? I’m back with day 2 of Pop Culture Potpourri. I promise today’s missive won’t be anywhere near as preachy or sanctimonious as yesterday’s....more

Pop Culture Potpourri — 1/17/2011

Hey! Welcome to the first edition of Pop Culture Potpourri, a daily round up of my pop culture consumption. Here you'll read about the movie stars, musicians, TV personalities and programs that tickle my fancy or draw my ire. I hope you enjoy it. ...more

Snooki and the Book Signing by Brian Leiken

Snooki and the Book Signing by Brian Leiken Snooki isn't a name....more

Snooki: A Situation Of High Hair & Low Expectations

It's time to check up on Snooki, my maternal muse.    Snooki recently made big news. She changed her hair. Both CNN and MSNBC featured this significant event on their home pages.    On July 13, 2010, I believe Congress was laboring over unemployment benefit extensions.   But really, who cares?...more

A Shore Thing, Now With More Snooki Snex

Let's get this out of the way just in case you missed the news that Snooki got a book deal and has a book out in the world despite the fact that last year she reportedly tweeted the exciting news that she was reading her first book. A Shore Thing was released on January 4 and people have been talking about it ever since. ...more

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