Topic: Melissa McCarthy

Melissa McCarthy Would Love It If You’d Stop Referring To Her Weight As A Handicap

Melissa McCarthy Would Love It If You'd Stop Referring To Her Weight As A Handicap

If you’ve ever read an article about Melissa McCarthy, there’s a good chance that it’s referenced her weight. It’s thrown in there like a little footnote, with words like ‘plus-size’ or ‘curvy’ and questions about her health, but what it really is is an apology. ‘We know. We’re sorry. We don’t get it either, but somehow this fat person is famous.’ More »

Melissa McCarthy’s SNL Promos Are So Delightful, You Won’t Be Able To Pick A Favorite

Melissa McCarthy's SNL Promos Are So Delightful, You Won't Be Able To Pick A Favorite

Melissa McCarthy is hosting Saturday Night Live this weekend, so I’ll go ahead and assume that means everyone in America will be staying in on Saturday night, right? I don’t care about your friend’s birthday party or that midnight movie screening or your job or anything. It’s your duty as a citizen to watch America’s sweetheart do her thing. More »

Rebel Wilson Credits Her ‘Distinctive’ Look For Her Success, I Credit Her Overall Awesomeness

Rebel Wilson Credits Her 'Distinctive' Look For Her Success, I Credit Her Overall Awesomeness

If there’s one thing I hate, it’s when truly awesome celebrities–namely of the female variety–sell themselves short.  Not in that subtle, humble-bragging way but in a genuine way that makes me fee like they don’t believe in themselves.  Rebel Wilson credits her appearance for her success, but I say it’s because she’s just fantastic. More »