Robyn Mouths Off On How Women Are Treated In The Music Industry

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 5, 2010

“I had an idea of trying to make pop music in a way that wasn’t restricted by the structure of how the industry had shaped pop music, but it was hard to do. Now the industry is shrinking back and has regulated itself. It’s good the record companies are having to think about what they… More »


Robert Verdi Solves Your Gift-Giving Dilemmas

By: Annika Harris / December 5, 2010

Whoopi Goldberg Manages To Channel “Sister Act” And “Harry Potter” In One Outfit

By: Annika Harris / December 5, 2010

Whoopi Goldberg attended the premiere of the “Sister Act” musical in Hamburg, Germany, wearing a getup that reminds me of a mean old nun and a crotchety old wizard. Well, I can’t say I’m surprised by her outfit, though. This is so her style. [12/2/10]… More »


An Open Letter To Oscar Hosts James Franco and Anne Hathaway

By: Julie Gerstein / December 5, 2010

Dear James and Anne,

Congrats on that whole “hosting the Oscars” thing. We suppose it’s kind of a big deal, though probably not for you two, what with your mega-blockbusters, and nude scenes and simultaneous quadruple master’s programs. Still, hosting The Academy Awards can be a tricky proposition–it’s a slow-moving, oft long-running show… More »


Men’s Fashion Is Looking Very Nordic This Winter—Yay Or Nay?

By: Leonora Epstein / December 5, 2010

The New York Times points out that men’s sweaters are looking very folksy and Nordic this year, backing up their claim with examples by Topman and Ralph Lauren. We’re down with this slightly retro style for the ladies. It recalls all the goodness of winter—cabins, wood fires, skiing, snow. How do we feel about thi… More »


Rob Fusari, Who Discovered Lady Gaga, Gets His Own Reality Show

By: Kelli Bender / December 4, 2010

Grammy-winning songwriter and producer Rob Fusari has been in and out of celebrity news because of his links to Lady Gaga, claiming that he “made” the superstar what she is and didn’t get paid appropriately for it. Well, it looks like money will be an issue no more! Fusari is rumored to have landed hi… More »