Are You a Creepy Fan?

We’ve all got our favorite movie stars and music artists that we’d love to meet and get drinks with and talk about life and how they make their hair so pretty. And these famous celebs are usually flattered by the support pouring in from their fans. How would you know if you were a creepy fan or not? Here are 5 signs that your admiration might be borderline sketchy: Continue reading "Are You a Creepy Fan?"

The Notebook: Why Men Hate It

Ask any girl what they think of the movie The Notebook and her eyes will change, she'll say “Oh I love that movie,” and visibly melt before your eyes. Ask a guy what he thinks of the movie and he’ll pull a face and mutter with utter contempt “Ugh, I hate that movie.” So why are there such opposing views of the film between the sexes? And why do men hate it more than every other romantic movie out there? Continue reading "The Notebook: Why Men Hate It"

Manic depression has been rebranded as bipolar… But are so many of us really mentally ill?

When Lucy Johnstone began working in mental health nearly 20 years ago, bipolar disorder — or manic depression as it was known then — made up a small fraction of her workload.  ‘Now, every other referral is someone with suspected bipolar disorder,’ says Johnstone, a consultant clinical psychologist for Cwm Taf Health Board in Wales.  ‘More people turn up with it because they hear about it in the news. They go to their GP saying: ‘‘I think I’m bipolar.’’   This confirms the effect of what some feel is the ‘fashion’ among celebrities for being labelled bipolar, a condition the Royal College of Psychiatrists claims affects one in 100 people at some point in their lives.  The latest high-profile name is Hollywood star Catherine Zeta-Jones, who was reportedly admitted to a clinic for five days suffering from depression and mood swings brought on by the stress of her husband, Michael Douglas, battling throat cancer. Continue reading "Manic depression has been rebranded as bipolar… But are so many of us really mentally ill?"

5 Pointers On How Not To Be A Doormat

So you’ve cleared your entire schedule in case he calls on Friday night? You let him decide where every date is because you don’t care what you’re doing as long as you’re with him? You’re also around his place so often his roommate is starting to mistake you for – you guessed it – his doormat. Take it from me, there’s nothing sexy about something you’d rub your shoes on; in fact, women like guys who have an opinion and some direction. So pick yourself up off of the floor and follow these five rules to take the power back in your relationships! Continue reading "5 Pointers On How Not To Be A Doormat"

7 Signs You’re a Fashion Junkie

We all love to look good, ladies, and part of that is about keeping up with what’s hot on the catwalk. But, girls, sometimes style can get in the way of other important elements of life; it’s not ok to spend your entire pay cheque on one pair of shoes – especially if you’ve got a million in your wardrobe that look almost identical. I’ve asked around and put together this list of 7 signs you’re a fashion junkie. Read it: you never know, labels might just be ruining your life. Continue reading "7 Signs You’re a Fashion Junkie"

Victoria’s Secret accused of ANOTHER Photoshop fail on model with bizarrely-shaped thighs

It's not the first time Victoria's Secret has been caught out. But the lingerie company is the subject of ridicule yet again, after it appeared to have airbrushed out large parts of a model's thighs.   The beauty, who wore a bright blue linen beach romper, was pictured with unnaturally thin legs in a picture posted on the company's website. She had also been given a bizarre concave shape to her inner thighs.   Today fashion blogs slammed the company, comparing the photograph to one taken last year of Marisa Miller, whose arm was removed in the digital retouching process. Continue reading "Victoria’s Secret accused of ANOTHER Photoshop fail on model with bizarrely-shaped thighs"

Justin Bieber’s ‘Never Say Never’ 3-D Movie Is Uplifting Even to ‘Non-Beliebers’

It's easy to laugh off Bieber Fever. It only takes a shake of that perfectly side-swept mane to send teenage girls into hysterics. But in Justin Bieber's 3-D movie 'Never Say Never,' even the non-Beliebers among us will appreciate the heart and hard work that's gone into making the 16-year-old heartthrob a worldwide phenomenon. Continue reading "Justin Bieber’s ‘Never Say Never’ 3-D Movie Is Uplifting Even to ‘Non-Beliebers’"