Category: Pop Culture

Bachelor Recap: The Farmer’s Date from Hell

A nor’easter is storming up the coast and New York is cold, wet and wild, like a Bachelor contestant at a waterpark date the episode before hometown visits. So let’s not waste any time getting into tonight’s recap! We pick up where we left off last week, with Vanessa holding Nick’s feet to the fire […]

The Bachelor Recap: Tell Me Why (Nick Did This 4 Times)

Hello, BachFans! I’m back to recap another step of our journey–our journey to watch one man repeatedly try to find love on television. What could possibly go wrong? We pick up right where we left off last week–Nick has shown Liz the door, not believing that she was (say it with me) here for the right reasons. […]

The Bachelor Recap Takes Its Top Off

Hello, XOXO Nation! After a week of rest to survey the terrain, we’re back with recaps of The Bachelor, or as the original pilot was called, Regrettable Decisions Live. Buckle your seatbelts, top up your wine glasses, and prepare for another season of hair extensions, lip plumpers and spray tan. (And that’s just your recapper!) via GIPHY […]

Gilmore Girls: To Binge or Not To Binge

Happy Thanksgiving! We are thankful for your continued readership, support, and love of all things romance! via GIPHY While we’re sure you’re preparing for Thanksgiving dinner we thought we might help you plan your post-turkey festivities. Netflix has made every 90’s tv watcher’s dream come true by bringing back Gilmore Girls in a 4 part […]

I Live in Twin Peaks. I Am Known as the Log Lady.

Does the title of our post send anticipatory shivers down your spine? Do you hear the sound of wind through Douglas Firs when you order cherry pie and coffee? Then you’re probably one of the people who rushed out this week to buy Mark Frost’s THE SECRET HISTORY OF TWIN PEAKS. The cult show from […]

You score a goal! And YOU score a goal! And YOU…

Given the amazing response we got on our first post about hockey-player-hotness, we were reminded of two things: 1) people can tire of the in-your-face NFL football season quickly, and 2) hot guys being tough is, well, hot! So we figured it’s time for a little more–which in hockey means an overtime shootout! (For those […]

Fifty Shades Darker

The first trailer for Fifty Shades Darker, the sequel to Fifty Shades of Grey, just dropped and all we can say is… Wow! Wow? Wow?! First – the music again is ON POINT. Second – Loving the masquerade masks Third – Who is this handsome older man that seems to have files galore? Finally – […]

Amy Schumer’s Book Is Finally Here!

The day is finally here! No, not the last f—able day (XOXO doesn’t believe f—ability has an age limit!), it’s the day of Amy Schumer’s book release! Right now you can get her heartfelt, brave, hilarious, honest memoir, THE GIRL WITH THE LOWER BACK TATTOO, right here. Here’s what Amy herself has to say about […]

The Bachelorette Recap: Jojo Solo No Mo

Amazingly, our fearless correspondent Gabra Zackman has hung on to the bitter end with The Bachelorette, and now we finally discover which generic hunk of man-meat JoJo chose to be her true love forever (or for a contractually obligated six months). Gabra, lead on! We start with #iheartchrisharrison.  I love these live finales!!! So. GOOD.  […]

The Bachelorette: Thailand and The Men Tell zzzz…

Gabra Zackman is faithfully recapping this season of The Bachelorette, even when it gets super-boring. For the many hours of our lives she’s saving us, we thank her. To honor her sacrifice, read on! GAME ON We open with the continuation of last week’s rose ceremony.  Jojo is weeping, resplendent in cobalt.  Luke has just […]

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