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No TV show or movie about women behind bars has been as brutal as real life in the Julie Tutwiler Prison for Women.

The Federal government is now stepping in and investigating conditions at the Alabama institution where rape and beatings of the inmates by guards are frequent occurrences, the New York Times  is reporting.

According to a Justice Department investigation, more than a third of the… Continue reading Inmates Raped & Beaten At Alabama Prison, Feds Intervene As Women Are Forced To Trade Sex For Basic Necessities

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06/29/2013 at 09:00 AM ET

reese witherspoon 1 300x400 This Week’s Best Dressed Star: Reese Witherspoon Stuns In Basic BlackAlberto E. Rodriguez/Getty

Looks like black is back as a StyleWatcher fave! Not only did Reese Witherspoon blow away the competition in her simple black look at Benjamin Millepied’s dance benefit in L.A., your top four best-dressed stars this week are all wearing

angelina jolie 300x400 Angelina Jolie’s Directorial Dress: Basic BlackJennifer Graylock/INF; Dave Allocca/Startraks

She’s always been taken seriously as an actress thanks to roles in films like A Mighty Heart and her Oscar win for Girl, Interrupted, but with her directorial debut In the Land of Blood and Honey hitting theaters Dec. 23, Angelina Jolie is seemingly taking her style to a more sophisticated level.

Jolie premiered the film in New… Continue reading Angelina Jolie’s Directorial Dress: Basic Black

Falling Skies 320 Basic cable shows: What’s hot (and what’s not)

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We know what you’ve been thinking: Is Extreme Couponing a hit for TLC? Is anyone really watching American Restoration? Lucky for you, we’ve got the results from the second quarter, which will not only allow us to gauge the success of series that aired during the regular TV season (hi, The Killing!), but also take into consideration shows that… Continue reading Basic cable shows: What’s hot (and what’s not)

Sharon Stone was on the verge of creating a “Basic Instinct”-like flash when a bug flew into her dress at a recent event. The star, wearing a billowing white mini, played auctioneer at the Watermill Center Benefit in Southampton on Saturday. During the bids, the actress shrieked when a bug flew into her dress. “Oh, [...] Continue reading When Sharon Stone almost re-created ”Basic Instinct” moment