Janine is Editor-in-Chief and founding editor of Dogster and Catster's magazines. She is a wee bit dog crazy (read: she has four tattoos dedicated to her dog, Mr. Moxie). In previous lives she held web editor positions at Village Voice papers, including the SF Weekly and OC Weekly, and was one of the earliest web editors at the LA Times. She was named a "rising star" in media in 2013 by Min.
What I Do, Job-wise: I assign, edit, curate and promote a lot of really fun pet-related copy
What I Do, Fun-wise: Eating things that are not vegetables, stalking fashion items beyond my budget online until they go on super sale, and making out with my dog
My Motto: Pretty much the entire Invictus poem, which I can recite on command.
My Anti-Motto: “Let go and let God."
The First Movie Star I Ever Had A Crush On: More like TV star. I had a huge crush on Dean Cain as Superman in "Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman" with that stunning Teri Hatcher. I think I had a crush on her too.
My “Celebs to Make out With” List: Benedict Cumberbatch tops it, always
The Most Played Song On My iTunes: Sara Bareilles' entire "Blessed Unrest" album
My Most Worn Item of Clothing: I am obsessed with SWASH London scarves and try to have one with me at all times
Beauty Products That I Hoard: Clinique everything, especially their "Black Honey" almost-lipstick
I Smell Like: DevaCurl shampoo
I Have Faked An Orgasm (Yes/No): Once, to end a really lame lay, and never again