Archive: Jul 2009

Vanity iPhone App Says You’re Ugly!

The Vanity iPhone app is the latest application to confuse us because it somehow judges “beauty.” All you have to do is import a face-forward, close-up photo into the app,…

Annika Harris | July 31, 2009 - 11:00 am

Quickies!: Jeremy Piven Has Ideas For An Entourage Movie

Entourage” star Jeremy Piven sat down for an interview with CNN and mentioned that he is “no longer a sucker” and has “some great ideas” for a movie about the…

Carrie Wasterlain | July 30, 2009 - 9:30 pm

Watch Out, Hackers Could Take Over Your iPhone!!!

To all of you who have ever engaged in the BlackBerry versus iPhone debate, well, I hate to say it, but BlackBerry-toting owners are laughing today. It appears that the…

Nikki Dowling | July 30, 2009 - 9:20 pm

Get Tested For STDs And Win An iPod Or Wii!

Want a new iPod? Or a Wii? Or a Fujitsu laptop? Get tested for STDs! In a new attempt to get England’s sexually rampant youth out of the bedroom and…

Daniela Guernica | July 30, 2009 - 9:10 pm

Rad (Hourani) Clothes On The Cheap

We already love the young, Paris-based designer Rad Hourani’s aesthetic–which, as WWD puts it best, is all about “experimental cuts and hard-edged rocker-Goth vibe.” The $500 to $5,000 price tags?

Erin Flaherty | July 30, 2009 - 9:00 pm

WTF?! Nike Releases Will Ferrell Sneaker

Nike has released a new version of the SB Dunk Low inspired by Will Ferrell’s Ron Burgundy character in “Anchorman.” We’ve seen very few things as fugly as these shoes.

Annika Harris | July 30, 2009 - 8:50 pm

Quick Pic: On The Road Again

Britney Spears is driving again. Consider yourself warned. [Los Angeles, 7/30/09]…

Simcha | July 30, 2009 - 8:40 pm

We Time Our Blinking So We Don’t Miss The Action

Us humans have to blink, and we need to do it often. But while we watch movies, it appears we switch it up. Apparently, when sitting in a movie theater,…

Nikki Dowling | July 30, 2009 - 8:30 pm

Perpetually Pregnant Mother Tries To Keep Her 14th Baby

A woman in England is giving OctoMom, the Gosselins, and the Duggars a run for their money. Theresa Winters is pregnant with her 14th child, but she’s never actually raised…

Daniela Guernica | July 30, 2009 - 8:19 pm

Crave: Rain Pumps Keep You High And Dry

Here on the East Coast, we’ve been experiencing a bit of a bummer summer: rain when you least expect it and, well, more rain. And when it’s hot and pouring,…

Leonora Epstein | July 30, 2009 - 8:01 pm

Shiantology? We Propose Some Other Celebrity Religions.

And on the seventh day, they created Shiantology. That’s right, a group of fans has founded a religion based on Shia LaBeouf. Their mission statement says:”Characterized by a belief in…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 30, 2009 - 8:00 pm

“The Real World” Hits A New Low

Last night, I found myself watching “The Real World: Cancun,” which has failed to entertain ever since I realized it only made me feel sad about having missed the bisexuality

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 30, 2009 - 7:50 pm

Judd Apatow Writes Good Female Roles—For Leslie Mann

We’re sick and tired of the “Is Judd Apatow A Sexist Pig Because His Main Characters Are Loser Guys Who Date Women Who Are Too Good For Them?” debate.

Jessica Wakeman | July 30, 2009 - 7:40 pm

Quick Pic: Bikinis Are The New Parisian Streetwear

Here’s how cereal brand Special K wants to motivate the French: “After my bikini challenge with Special K, the hardest thing is deciding.” Apparently, however, you only get four choices.

Leonora Epstein | July 30, 2009 - 7:20 pm

Woman Sends 34 Co-Workers To The Hospital By Spraying Stank Perfume

Okay, this makes no sense, but here goes. At a call bank center in Texas, 34 people were hospitalized after a woman gave herself a spritz of perfume. At first,…

Nikki Dowling | July 30, 2009 - 7:10 pm

Old, White Men Are Getting Fired First. Feels Good To Be A Woman?

It used to be that the newest and youngest workers were the first to go when times got tough. But that’s not how it’s been in this recession. A lot…

Nikki Dowling | July 30, 2009 - 6:50 pm

William Shatner Performs Sarah Palin’s Tweets, They Turn To Poetry

Fingers crossed, will obsession lead to romance betweenWilliam Shatner and Sarah Palin? On Monday night, Shatner did a spoken word performance as only the master of…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 30, 2009 - 6:42 pm
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