Listen Up: Headphones That Complete Any Outift

Many people adore ear buds and their in-ear headphones brethren. Not I. I’m starting to think that my ear canal must be oddly shaped, because they just refuse to stay in place for more than 10 seconds. And yes, I’ve tried the kinds with variable size. So I am all about old fashioned, over the… More »


The Good, The Bad & The WTF: Jake & Vienna Clash On “Bachelor Pad 2″

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 9, 2011

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It’s baaaaaack! Everyone’s favorite trashy Monday night TV show, “Bachelor Pad,” is back for its second season. In case you need a refresher, here’s the premise: 18 former contestants on ABC’s “Bachelor” and “Bachelorette” series, living in a house together, having their lives taped, to find out what… More »


Morning Quickies: Kelly Rowland Treats Fans To A “Double Nip Slip” At NJ Show

By: Jessica Wakeman / August 9, 2011

Nip slip alert! Kelly Rowland dazzled a New Jersey crowd on Sunday with more than her vocal abilities when her “revealing, bra-like top” rode up during a performance. She joked about the double nip slip on Twitter, telling fans she hoped they “didn’t mind the peekaboo.” [Us Weekly]
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Just Kidding, That Tavi/Jane Pratt Collaboration Isn’t Happening

By: Julie Gerstein / August 9, 2011

It seems the love affair between teen wunderkind style blogger Tavi Gevinson and Sassy magazine creator Jane Pratt may be coming to a close. Tavi originally signed on to be a part of Pratt’s new website xoJane, and was meant to bring the teen voice and angle to the publication. But when Pratt’s site launched… More »


Soapbox: Why Is Everyone Going Crazy Over “Bellflower”?

Back in 2004, I was sent to review a little movie called “Sideways.” It was the story of two 40-something dudes embarking on a wine-tasting trip, one of them hoping for a last fling before he gets married. The Pinot Noir talk in the movie made me roll my eyes, so hard I… More »


Nikki Reed, Your Obsession With Your Fiance Is Freaking Us Out

By: Julie Gerstein / August 9, 2011

How much does “Twilight” star Nikki Reed love her fiance, “American Idol” also-ran Paul McDonald? Enough to put his visage on her fingernails. All of them. She wore his face on her fingers to this past weekend’s Teen Choice Awards. I imagine that she meant as a sweet gesture, but somehow, it seems kind of… More »