• Erin Molan Kyle and Jackie O

    This is why women don’t want to cover sport.

          UPDATE 22/8: Erin Molan has spoken publicly for the first time after leaving the Kyle & Jackie O Show on air, following a sexist Q&A segment. Speaking at the start of Thursday night’s episode of the Footy Show (on which she is a regular) Molan said: To every young woman out there and every [read more]

  • jaineedial

    The story of a man who proposed to his girlfriend and then tragically fell to his death.

      When Brad Parker’s girlfriend accepted his marriage proposal at the top of a picturesque mountain on Saturday, he thought it was ‘the happiest day of his life’. But the day turned to tragedy when Mr Parker, a 36-year-old fitness fanatic, set out on a celebratory climb without his fiancee that same evening. The yoga instructor and [read more]

  • Paper's decided to publish pictures of James Foley just minutes before his death.

    Breaking: US journalist reportedly beheaded by ISIS militants.

                In breaking news this morning, a US photojournalist has reportedly been beheaded by ISIS militants. Unconfirmed footage and photos of the moment James Wright Foley was killed has been uploaded to Twitter in what is reportedly a message to US president Barack Obama to stop intervening in Iraq. In the video, [read more]

  • mall-ad-feature

    Ad goes viral for being the worst ever made. (Literally – the worst.)

          There are actually no words to describe what you about to see. It’s a commercial for a local mall in the US. Some people are calling it the worst commercial of all time. Those people would be correct:                 Like Mamamia Rogue on Facebook Rogue [read more]

  • The man is before the West Australian Supreme Court

    Wednesday’s news in under 5 minutes

    1. Arrests over murder of Reza Barati Six months after violent clashes on Manus Island’s immigration detention centre, Papua New Guinea police have announced they are charging two Papua New Guinean nationals for the murder of Iranian asylum-seeker Reza Barati. Fairfax Media report the men were Joshua Kaluvia, who worked with the Salvation Army, and [read more]

  • The man rescued the 3 y/o girl first

    Mother has “psychological episode” and jumps in river with three-year old daughter.

        By SHAUNA ANDERSON     Somewhere in Melbourne is hero – a man whose image is being broadcast from TV screens and is on the pages of the newspaper. The man who saved a mother and daughter – just three-years old from drowning yesterday afternoon after a mother tragically jumped into the Yarra [read more]

  • Tara Moss no make up

    Tara Moss without make-up: Just as beautiful as Tara Moss with make-up.

          Tara Moss has a brilliant mind, we know that. She’s a prolific author and a strident feminist. And that’s wonderful. But let’s get superficial for just a minute here, without undermining any of that. She’s also a stone cold fox with a retro wardrobe to die for and a magical way with [read more]

  • Image via Parents on Phones Tumblr.

    An open letter to mums who like to check Facebook while their kids play in the park.

          By JENNIFER HICKS Dear Mum on the iPhone, I see you at the park with your kids, phone in hand. Your cherubs are running around playing and calling out “Mummy, watch me!” They go down the slide squealing in delight, yelling “Mummy, watch this!” As they climb the ladder to go again, they [read more]


    Clive Palmer said something so racist even Pauline Hanson had a problem with it.

          Clive Palmer said a stupid thing on television last night. Wait, not stupid. Racist. Clive Palmer said an unforgivably racist thing on television last night. So unacceptable, that even Pauline Hanson had a problem with it. Palmer, who is the leader of The Palmer United Party and is also worth a casual $1.22 billion, [read more]

  • katemiddleton

    Kate Middleton is reportedly pregnant with her 15th child.

          By NICKY CHAMP If you were to believe everything you read about Kate Middleton’s life in tabloid magazines you think that she: was barren, has seven babies not including the three times she was pregnant with twins, gave birth to a baby girl, has a father-in-law who wants to strip away her [read more]

  • bernwithherkids

    10 rules for coming to my house for playdates.

        By BERN MORLEY “Playdates” are quite the common occurrence when you become a parent. If you’re not familiar with what exactly a ‘playdate ‘ is, basically a scheduled appointment for children to get together and play. I know what you’re thinking… Since when did kids have to “schedule” an appointment to play? That [read more]

  • runawaygroom

    The groom-to-be who faked his own death to avoid marriage.

              Alex Lanchester was all set to marry the love of her life last Friday. The 23-year-old British woman had bought a dress off Ebay, booked a photographer and chosen the bridesmaids’ dresses. So when the phone rang a week before the wedding, she was startled to hear it was her American [read more]

  • planesss

    The part of the plane passengers never ever see.

      Have you ever thought about where the crew go to sleep on long haul flights? Well, prepare to be jealous. Basically, every aircraft that’s flying long haul is fitted with some kind of ‘crew rest area’. The section is usually above the passenger area and can sleep up to five crew members at a time. Depending [read more]

  • what to eat during pregnancy

    News: You can do something during pregnancy to stop your kids having allergies.

          We all know that what women eat and drink in pregnancy can have a significant effect on the baby developing inside of them. For the most part, these guidelines have been limited to what NOT to eat and drink. Raw fish. Blue cheeses (oh, cruel world). Wine (it just gets crueller). But [read more]

  • what is the ice bucket challenge

    There’s a reason celebrities keep pouring buckets of ice over their heads.

      By THE GLOW TEAM There’s an ice habit sweeping Hollywood – and it’s got absolutely nothing to do with recreational drug use. Over the past week, social media has been flooded with videos of celebrities like Oprah, Taylor Swift, Girls’ Lena Dunham and Jemima Kirke, Justins (Timberlake and Bieber), Jimmy Fallon and even tech kings Mark Zuckerberg and Bill [read more]

  • She's endangered.

    The female libido fairy. Rare. Endangered. Fragile.

        By MIA FREEDMAN “Every time a man lies in bed pretending not to hear a crying child, a female libido fairy dies.” This nugget of wisdom was coined by a guy called Jack Ellis, father-of-two in his entry for a competition to find Australia’s Mentally Sexiest Dad. “And you can’t bring her back [read more]

  • Alissa Warren

    10 brutal but beautiful truths about turning 30.

          By ALISSA WARREN I love birthdays. I celebrate them with child-like enthusiasm. So when my thirtieth birthday crept up, I thought I’d be just as buzzy because I didn’t think turning 30 would be a big deal. WRONG. Every few years there’s an age that gives us a little slap. 28? 32? [read more]

  • Sheila Von Weise-Mack with her daughter Heather Mack

    A woman’s body found in a suitcase. Her 19-year-old daughter has been arrested.

              Warning: This post deals with graphic violence and an allegation of a sexual assault and may be distressing for some readers. Update: Further details have emerged regarding Sheila von Wiese-Mack, the mother allegedly killed and hidden in a suitcase by her daughter, 19-year-old Heather Mack. The Daily Mail reports Ms von Wiese-Mack was paid $800,000 [read more]

  • Would later start times work better for your kids?

    The Australian schools changing their start time so kids can sleep in.

          Teenagers need at least nine hours’ sleep every night, and regularly not getting enough sleep can affect their performance at school. Which is why some Australian high schools are considering allowing their students a sleep in — by contemplating the introduction of later start times. Starting next year, Melbourne’s Templestowe College will give its students the option of [read more]

  • Nanny1

    This nanny paid $10K a week to look after famous kids.

          Is there anything better than a nanny who looks after famous kids and then tells the world exactly what it was like? Well, cronuts obviously. And the smell of freshly cut grass on a summer’s afternoon. But apart from that? It’s the Tell-All Nanny. This time, we’ve got ourselves an Australian one, too. [read more]

  • dsfgsdfgdfg

    Should people who work on Sundays get paid more?

          By DAN WOODMAN Not for the first time this year, Workplace Minister Eric Abetz has been forced to calm the rumblings after another government minister weighed in on penalty rates, and why they should be cut. Changes are unlikely to occur until after a forthcoming Productivity Commission review of workplace relations, and [read more]

  • offair

    Breakfast radio host secretly quits.

            One of the famous people who wakes up really early to say things on the radio has quit.  THE SPICE GIRL. It’s the Spice Girl one. Mel B (AKA Scary Spice) has left TodayFM. But there’s been so little fanfare about it, we almost didn’t notice. ALMOST, 2DayFM. Almost slipped this one by [read more]

  • Julian Assange to "soon" leave Ecuador's embassy in London

    Tuesday’s news in under 5 minutes.

    1. Julian Assange to leave Ecuadorian embassy ‘soon’     WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has told a press conference he will “soon” leave Ecuador’s embassy in London, where he has been living for two years to avoid extradition. Assange also addressed rumours over his poor health, saying anyone would be affected by spending two years [read more]

  • Zoe3

    Photos of this famous child are our greatest weakness.

        OK. We’re going to be straight with you here. When Zoe Foster Blake and Hamish had their son, Sonny, we lost our minds a little bit. We posted every photo we could get our hands on. The cuteness was simply too much for us. Resistance was futile. But to be fair, we’ve been pretty good [read more]

  • Ellen Portia anniversary

    Portia did a thing for her wedding anniversary with Ellen DeGeneres.

              The first wedding anniversary present is supposed to be paper. The second wedding anniversary is cotton. The third is leather. And so on and so on, tradition, tradition, etc. Is the sixth anniversary supposed to be sky-writing? Now it is. Portia DeGeneres (nee De Rossi) just made this very sweet, [read more]

  • Melissa.

    We need to talk about ‘thin privilege’.

            By MELISSA A. FABELLO I am 162 centimetres tall, 57 kilograms heavy. My measurements are 36-28-38. I wear size medium shirts, size seven jeans, and (in case you were wondering) size eight shoes. I have never walked into a clothing store unable to find items in my size. I have never [read more]

  • offspring bec house husbands

    Hey TV Networks, would you please stop changing the time slots of our favourite shows?

        By BEC SPARROW So apparently the Scott Rush interview on Sixty Minutes last night was a cracker.  So many people are talking about it. Some people are saying Scott Rush seemed high on drugs throughout the interview (how does that work in Bali???). Others were sceptical about his wealthy fiancée – Nikki – bank-rolling [read more]

  • mila kunis pregnant

    All the pregnant ladies: Step away from the photos of celeb baby bumps.

        By BEC SPARROW Imagine there’s a fence and I’m sitting on it. Because that’s how I feel about some new research findings that have come out about pregnant women obsessing over celebrity baby bumps. Here’s the thing. You know how all women (okay, not all women. My mum is really not Googling Mila [read more]

  • pixieandroxy

    This 3-year-old’s birthday party is not like other kids’ parties.

            Most three-year-olds’ birthday parties involve a homemade cake, some DIY face paint and a small army of toddlers hyped up on sugar. But Pixie Rose Curtis is not most three-year-olds. The little girl, who has been called “the Princess of Instagram” on more than one occasion, has her own Instagram account which has a [read more]

  • Kate Ritchie baby names

    Kate Ritchie has given birth to her first child.

              Kate Ritchie has just given birth to a baby girl. It’s a GIRL. She and her husband, Stuart Webb, released a bouncing baby statement via Facebook: “We welcomed our beautiful little girl into the world last night. She is doing very well, as is Mum. We happen to think she [read more]