Madonna To Be Face of Spring/Summer Louis Vuitton

By: Wendy Atterberry / January 6, 2009

A 50-year-old Madonna will be the new face of luxury brand’s Louis Vuitton’s spring/summer 2009 collection. The idea to use Madonna came to Marc Jacobs, the label’s creative director, while watching her concert in Paris last year. “I just blurted out, ‘I think we should do Madonna,'” he said. “I was totally just blown away… More »


Ann Coulter Hates On New First Lady’s Sense Of Style

By: Susannah Breslin / January 6, 2009

Nobody can pry that glass of haterade from conservative pinup Ann Coulter’s hands, it seems. In her new book, Guilty: Liberal “Victims” and Their Assault on America, Coulter rips into incoming First Lady Michelle Obama for her sense of style. Decrying Mrs. Obama as a wannabe Jackie O., the right-wing mouthpiece writes: “Her obvious imitatio… More »


Our Prediction Was Right: Lindsay Lohan & Samantha Ronson Are OVER

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 6, 2009

We’re not happy about this — we liked Lindsay with Sam — but TMZ claims their official breakup news is “solid.” We saw it coming. Lindsay have hopped on her blog and is saying otherwise. Whatevs. I kind of believe it. [TMZ]… More »


Liveblogging “The Bachelor” Premiere January 5th 2009

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 5, 2009

Starting at 8pm this evening, I’ll be liveblogging the two hour (lord, help me) premiere of “The Bachelor” starring last season’s “Bachelorette” loser Jason Mesnick. To be honest, I found Jason to be mealy-mouthed and kind of annoying, so I was terribly bummed that he was chosen as the new “Bachelor.” But I am putting… More »


Quickies!: This Is What Happens When You Over-Pluck Those Brows

By: Annika Harris / January 5, 2009

I’m a cat lover, but never have I considered swapping my eyebrows for a cat tattoo. All of the women in these pics should grow bangs. [Just Whatever]
Awww. These guys proposed to their girlfriends in Essence magazine, and now you can help them win a $50,000 dream wedding by voting on their surprise marriage… More »


Tess Of The D’Urbervilles: Rape In The Olden Days

By: Catherine Strawn / January 5, 2009

Last night, instead of watching “Desperate Housewives” and “Brothers & Sisters,” I opted for slightly more intellectual but no less drama-filled fare and watched Masterpiece Classic on PBS, hosted by Laura Linney. This week, it was part one of “Tess of the d’Urbervilles,” based on the novel by Thomas Hardy. I was enthralled, and I… More »