Zergnet: Simply Irresistible
Yesterday, Jennifer Aniston appeared on “Ellen,” and made the mistake of telling the soon-to-be “American Idol” judge that she’ll be singing and playing the steel drum in “The Goree Girls,” a movie about a group of women in prison who form a country western band and became the Dixie Chicks of their time. So, of course, Ellen prodded her into singing. Turns out, Jennifer was kind of good. Or at least, better than one would have expected. “I would put you through to the next round,” said Ellen. We just wish she’d chimed in for a duet. Keep reading »
There are many reasons why women look for cosmetics without this or that—maybe they’re vegans or maybe they’re very eco-conscious. Another reason? Religion.
For Muslim women, there’s apparently been a gap in the market, due to the lack of non-halal makeup. (Halal refers to the law forbidding, among other things, certain pork and animal products and alcohol.) That said, many Arab women already wear makeup — lots of it. We’re guessing that, perhaps, they’re not all so strict about conforming to Islamic law. Keep reading »
A gaggle of girlfriends and I were sitting around drinking beer and bitching about our crappy love lives one late night when my buddy Marguerite shared something a wise relative had once told her: “The three most dangerous words a woman can say are ‘He has potential.’” Maybe I’m not very bright, but that stopped me in my tracks. How many times had I overlooked the bouquet of red flags a guy had been holding in front of his face and, instead of seeing the actual person, saw what he might turn into? The answer is too many. Keep reading »
We’ve got to admit that the gang over at Refinery29 has got us beat these days when it comes to borderline creepy love of footwear. While we’ve just been obsessing about shoes online, they’ve been tracking the best ones down in real life, too. And what better time to stalk hot shoes than during Fashion Week, when the stylish masses congregate in a few different spots around the city? Looking for badass shoes at a Fashion Week party is like spotting a douchebag in a club: easy as hell. Reap the rewards of their stalking here. [Refinery29]
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Am I the only one who bothered to tune in to watch Christine Prody talk about her relationship with O.J. Simpson on “Good Morning America”? I was intrigued for reasons that I can’t altogether explain. I guess I watched it for the same reason that I watched that show on women who seek out men in prison. What’s the mindset of a woman who seeks out a murderer as a life partner? Keep reading »
- Avril Lavigne has dumped her husband, Deryck Whibley, and a source says she’ll have him served with divorce papers any day now. [Dlisted] — This should have been obvious since there are hardly any good photos of the two together.
- Bruce Willis and his new wife have bought a three-bedroom apartment in L.A.’s new Carlyle Residences that could have cost between $2.9 million and $15 million. [E! Online] — Movin’ on up, eh?
- Kanye West is reportedly getting back together with his ex-fiancée Alexis Phifer since she comforted him after his VMA fiasco. [Media Takeout] — Yeah, I doubt this. He’s too infatuated with Amber Rose
More sad news today: Connecticut police have arrested a Yale lab technician, 24-year-old Raymond Clark III, for grad student Annie Le‘s death. Clark, who mostly did janitorial work in the same building as Le, was arrested this morning at a motel. Police said Clark failed a lie detector test and had scratch marks on his body. Keep reading »