Taylor Swift Trademarked “This Sick Beat”

  • Because celebrities hog all the words these days, I guess. Taylor Swift recently trademarked “this sick beat,” “cause we never go out of style,” “party like it’s 1989,” and a few other phrases, all designated for placement on merch like paper products, clothing, and temporary tattoos. [Cosmopolitan]
  • Today Amal Clooney represented Armenia in the European Court of Human Rights’ trial about the denial of the Armenian genocide, and court reporters took that to be as a good a time as any to ask her questions about fucking fashion, because everything is terrible and also sexism. [Just Jared]

  • Michelle Obama visited Saudi Arabia to attend the funeral of King Abdullah yesterday and made quite the political statement by ignoring the country’s dress code requiring women to cover their hair.  [Death + Taxes]
  • Bey and Jay had a double date with Kimye. Gossip mags can’t seem to decide whether they had a good time. [Jezebel]
  • Taylor Swift’s Twitter and Instagram were hacked. It was awkward. [Cosmopolitan]
  • Beer is actually somewhat good for your brain! [YouBeauty]
  • Cameron Diaz and Benji Madden honeymooned in Jackson Hole, Wyoming because why the fuck not at this point. [Us Weekly]
  • The writers of “Let It Go” will write a musical number for Neil Patrick Harris to perform at the Oscars! [Playbill]

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