I know I am not the only woman who has her favorite jeans from years ago hiding in the back of the closet. No, I'm not a hoarder but that's my motivation. One day I am determined to fit into those jeans again. "There are no shortcuts," said trainer and owner, Bella Barak, of Bella Body Fitness in ... More >>
A young woman finds an older man on a dating website. She's drawn to him. What can it be? His age and experience? His Sean Connery-like looks? The fact that she's got bills to pay at the University of Houston and he has agreed to pay for her education just for the pleasure of her company? I know w ... More >>
For this week's random person with newfound wealth via frivolous lawsuit or dumb luck, we go to northern China and a fellow by the name of Jian Feng. Until recently, Feng was married to the love of his life, an unnamed (in the article, at least) beauty who had also recently given birth to their daug ... More >>
Tamraka McGriff's philosophyTamrake McGriff is the coordinator of transportation for the Beaumont school district and, apparently, she loves her skin art as much as she doesn't like her body. So much so, in fact, that a judge has barred her from getting any more tattoos or plastic surgery unt ... More >>
The publicity-shy Sheyla HersheyIf there's one thing to say about Fox 26, it's that they have owned the story of Sheyla Hershey, the local woman who got breast implants the size of a microwave and then got them taken out for health reasons. Latest update: She wants those puppies -- make it t ... More >>
Sheyla Hershey no longer looks like thisWe've been following the strange antics of Sheyla Hershey and her breast implants for a while. Most recently it was her health scare hampering her quest to get the world's biggest boobs.Now it seems she has given up the fight, if Fox 26 can be believed, and ... More >>
My body's too Boob-alicious for ya, babe
The Department of Justice announced today that Theresa Russell, a former staff sergeant, pleaded guilty money laundering while stationed in Iraq. It wasn't all that much of a surprise, since two years ago the guy who gave her the bribes pleaded guilty to doing so.Russell, 40, was at Camp Anaconda ... More >>
"Are you being ironic, dude?""I don't even know anymore."So I see Heidi Montag's album dropped a couple of weeks ago.There will be more than a few of you who feel compelled to ask "Who?" when they hear that name. In that case, the first thing I'd like to do is welcome my Chinese readers who ... More >>
Legendary Houston lawyer John O'quinn and an unidentified man were killed this morning when their SUV slammed into a tree off Allen Parkway. Police have not said who was driving. O'Quinn, 68, won huge settlements in mass-tort cases dealing with deadly breast implants and Big Tobacco. Recen ... More >>
Yeah, yeah -- the internet is a wild-west world where there are no rules, where anonymity lets pseudo-tough guys act like macho jocks. Still, sometimes you want to make it clear that some commenters are idiots. Yesterday we wrote about Jamie Leigh Jones, a former KBR employee who claims she was ra ... More >>
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On Stands Now...
A few Sound of Music cast members join the audience for a sing-a-long
Plastic surgeon Billy Ringer has been sued ten times for malpractice. He's on probation for sexual misconduct. He sewed a needle into Colleen Guidy. But he's still in business -- cutting, vacuuming, rearranging and, it seems, injuring patients.
Plastic surgeon Franklin Rose saves his best makeover for himself
Sure, an unlicensed doctor was performing liposuction at a hair salon. Stranger still: Clients kept showing up.
Judge to O'Quinn, O'Quinn to rehab and Bishop to Dock
In search of love and glamour on the Pasadena karaoke circuit
He made millions sculpting the figures of Houston women while dodging one of the largest malpractice judgments in Texas history. But after botching another surgery, can Dr. Gerald Johnson continue to operate?
If you answer those ads on the sports pages, maybe what you really need is a shrink