12 Tips For Surviving The “Top Model” House (From A Former Contestant)

By: abarlow / September 14, 2011

The new season of “America’s Next Top Model” premieres tonight, and while the returning “All-Stars” may consider themselves experts by now, it’s been a while since most of them lived in the infamous “Top Model” house.  Coming fresh off last season, I feel it’s my duty to remind them of a few important do’s and… More »


Kim Kardashian Totes A Baby In Her Tote

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 14, 2011

Nope, that’s not a Photoshopped baby; Kim Kardashian’s nephew Mason crawled into her bag on his own. Good to know Goyard bags can handle such precious cargo, I guess? [Twitter]

UPDATE: Post title has been changed — thanks to those commenters who pointed out this photo was taken on a family vacation, not at… More »


And Now The Missoni For Target Backlash Begins

By: Julie Gerstein / September 14, 2011

Customers craving the Missoni for Target line were sorely disappointed yesterday, when they found the collection sold out in a matter of hours — and sometimes minutes — online (when the site was working, that is) and in stores. To make matters worse, thousands of Missoni for Target items are now popping up on eBay,… More »


Girl Talk: How Much Should I Know About My Therapist?

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 14, 2011

We’ve been seeing each other for years; short, weekly sessions that often leave me enlightened, teary-eyed, or with a skip in my step. Ours is one of the most gratifying relationships I’ve ever had, defined by an openness and comfort level that allows for complete honesty. It took a little while to get there and… More »


Anderson Cooper Gets A Spray Tan With Snooki

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / September 14, 2011

Anderson Cooper is trying to be the next Oprah, or at least the new Ellen, with his talk show. For the first episode on Monday, he sat down for a tearful talk with Amy Winehouse’s family. But for the second, he went to get a spray tan with Snooki of “Jersey Shore.” “Oh… More »


American Apparel’s Lame Open Letter To Nancy Upton, Plus-Size Model Contest Winner

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 14, 2011

Last week, we became enamored with Nancy Upton, a Dallas woman in the #1 spot for American Apparel’s plus-size model contest. The company asked bootylicious girls ages 18+ to send in photos of themselves, which they posted on their website so customers could vote on who deserved a modeling contract. Instead of a traditional modeling… More »