‘Fifty Shades of Grey’

Helen Mirren Gives Jimmy Fallon Very Straight Answers

Posted on 08/5/2014 by |AARP Blog Author | Comments

Bulletin Today | EntertainmentLooking for straight answers? Look no further than the Mirren, Mirren on the Wall. The ever wise and witty dame Helen Mirren got a little naughty as the Magic Mirror on the Wall, a skit on the 100th episode of The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon last night. Fallon, an eager and inquisitive regal subject, asked Mirren about E.L. James’ best-selling novel. >> Get travel discounts with your AARP Member Advantages. “Mirren, Mirren, on the Wall, what do you think …

Porn or Romance? Steamy Bestseller Sparked by Midlife Crisis

Posted on 04/19/2012 by |Personal Health and Well-being | Comments

Bulletin Today | Personal HealthWhether you dismiss it as “mommy porn,” criticize it as demeaning to women, or maintain that it’s just harmless sexual fantasy fiction, the wildly popular erotic trilogy ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ is the result of one woman’s midlife crisis. British first-time author E L James recently said she has been “amazed” by the global success of her books, which first garnered e-book fans by word of mouth, then last month became a New York Times and Amazon.com best-seller, and recently …