Kate Torgovnick

Journalist, author, editor of

Kate Torgovnick is a journalist, blogger, and author. Her articles have appeared in The New York Times, Newsweek, Page Six Magazine, Jane Magazine and, well, here. Her narrative non-fiction book Cheer!: Inside the Secret World of College Cheerleaders was heralded as a "spirited, fascinating, at times disturbing and always absorbing book" by Joyce Carol Oates. The tome even inspired The CW's show Hellcats. Most recently, Kate founded the website, the only blog out there for Kate, by Kates, and about Kates. She can also bake a mean pecan pie and solve a Rubik's Cube in 1 minute and 50 seconds.