Xiomara Martinez-White

College To Deter Intern-al Affairs at Letterman Show

There’s a new round of fallout from David Letterman’s affair and blackmail scandal. After the "Late Show" host admitted to affairs with staff -- including an alleged affair with former intern Stephanie Birkitt -- Connecticut’s Quinnipiac University is re-evaluating its relationship with the show. Here's what a Quinnipiac representative told…
By: Xiomara Martinez-White / October 13, 2009

NBC Takes The “Glee” Out Of Thanksgiving Day Parade

Could network wars be responsible for crushing the hearts of Gleeks, "Glee" fans, across America? The popular Fox show won't be rolling down Central Park West this November, as NBC has reportedly put the kibosh on their performance plans at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. According to an internal Fox memo, the network and…
By: Xiomara Martinez-White / October 13, 2009

Quickies: A “Gossip Girl” Threesome & A Letterman Ratings Boon

"Gossip Girl" tried to get their freak on en masse for the Nov. 9 episode. [MSNBC] -- Menage a trois? OMFG! Judge Sonia Sotomayor made a talkative mark on the Supreme Court during her first day. [McClatchy] -- The SCOTUS member reportedly talked more today than Clarence Thomas ha…
By: Xiomara Martinez-White / October 6, 2009

Nancy Grace Puts Jon Gosselin In His Place

Jon Gosselin just got served -- and not by soon-to-be ex-wife Kate! The reality TV dad spent the weekend reportedly ransacking the couple’s joint bank account (he allegedly took $200,000, leaving Kate and the kids with a mere $1,000), and on Monday he brought his sideshow to "The Insider." But he met hi…
By: Xiomara Martinez-White / October 6, 2009

… And We F**king Love Them For That: SNL’s Jenny Slate & Other Fleeting Expletives on TV

The 35th season premiere of "Saturday Night Live" dropped a bomb on American TV screens – an F-bomb. On her first night on last weekend's show, newest cast member Jenny Slate swore during the "Biker Chick Chat" skit. Slate's only the most recent example of the "fleeting expletive" (an instance of profane language…
By: Xiomara Martinez-White / September 29, 2009

Quickies: TV’s First Loss of the Season, Plus A Death in the Beatle Universe

“The Beautiful Life: TBL” is the 2009-2010 TV season’s first casualty. [LA Times] -- Poor Mischa. Claire Danes and Hugh Dancy tie the knot in France. [Life & Style] -- See, Hollywood, it is possible to get married quietly! Lucy Vodden, childhood friend of Julian Lennon and the influence for…
By: Xiomara Martinez-White / September 28, 2009

Look Who’s Talking Now: Kate Gosselin’s New TV Show

Kate Gosselin came onto the television scene with her husband Jon when "Jon and Kate Plus 8" began airing in 2008. Now, after a stint on "The View," she's ready to join a new panel talk show, aimed at working moms. "I've been given the gift of gab, so why not use it?" Gosseli…
By: Xiomara Martinez-White / September 23, 2009

Quickies: Obama Calls Out Kanye West & $30 Million Bail Set For Accused Kidnapper

President Obama becomes the "Condemner-in-Chief," weighing in on Kanye West at the VMAs: "He's a jackass." [TMZ] -- Sure, that's what a lot of Americans are saying, Mr. President -- but aren't you supposed to be busy trying to get us health care? Bail has been increased exponentially to $30…
By: Xiomara Martinez-White / September 15, 2009

What Do Nazis Have To Do With New York Fashion Week?

New York Fashion Week and Nazis? Strange but true. These groups have unexpected historical ties. Fashion shows were held in Paris until 1943 when the war-ravaged, Nazi-occupied capitale de la mode was ill-equipped to present, to say the least. American fashion publicist Eleanor Lambert brought designers across the ocean to New York City i…
By: Xiomara Martinez-White / September 15, 2009

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