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Miley Cyrus In Trouble For Getting Spanked Onstage With The Mexican Flag

  • Oh Miley, just stop. ┬áThe pop princess is in trouble with the Mexican government after she got spanked onstage with a Mexican flag while twerking in a comically large prosthetic butt. (Which, in and of itself, is UGHHH.) The incident occurred in Monterray, Mexico on Tuesday night and officials are investigating possible desecration of the flag, which carries a $1,200 fine (pocket change for Miley) and a 36-hour jail sentence. You’re on your own for this one, kid. [TMZ]
  • Kendell Jenner was not welcomed with open arms by the other models at New York Fashion Week, who supposedly put cigarettes in her drink. [In Touch Weekly]
  • Nick Cannon wore a $2 million pair of Tom Ford slip-ons covered in 14,000 diamonds on “America’s Got Talent.” The shoes are currently being reviewed by the Guinness Book Of World Records for possible inclusion as the most expensive pair of shoes in the world. [WWD] Keep reading »

8 Egregious Navajo Violations

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Why the pattern might be illegal and culturally insensitive. Read More »

Julie’s post earlier on the insensitivity and dubious legality of “Navajo” and “Native American” products got me thinking about just how many popular stores have committed this ridiculous faux pas. It turns out that there’s even more than I had originally suspected. A quick look around the web led me to the eight following atrocities, among countless other similar items. Let’s see who is to be commended on their unbelievably bad taste today!

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