Posts tagged "kal penn"

Girl Talk: Stalking Kal Penn

On April 23, 1977, Kalpen Suresh Modi was born, and on March 21, 1984, I was born. We went on to do different things; he got to work for Obama, I almost made the cut to be a Disney Princess in Orlando. Though it seemed unlikely our life paths would ever cross, I have bee…
By: Lauren Passell / November 12, 2012

5 Significant Speeches From The First Night Of The Democratic National Convention

Did you watch the televised coverage of the first night of the Democratic National Convention? I did! Now, full disclosure, though I'm sure you guys already know this -- I am far-left-leaning lady, and while I'm no fan of the two-party system, I'm obviously more inclined to agree with the Democratic Party's platform. I'm a…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 5, 2012

Kal Penn Done With The White House, Going Back To White Castle

Last year, Kal Penn decided that he was done with acting. After campaigning for Barack Obama, he accepted a post in the White House as the president's associate director of public engagement. His character on "House" was consequently killed off, and he was free to go to Washington and work under his real…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / April 5, 2010

Quickie: Kal Penn Goes to Washington

Actor Kal Penn of "Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle" has left the show House for the White House and starts his new job this week. Now before you go on laughing at the funnyman, this UCLA grad and UPenn professor is more than qualified. He will be stepping in as the Associate Director…
By: Deborah Findling / July 9, 2009

Quickies!: Michael Jackson And Farrah Fawcett Teach About Love

Looking back, we can learn a lot about love from Michael Jackson and Farrah Fawcett. [Your Tango] -- I like remembering Farrah as the "ultimate smiler." Imitation of Christ designer Tara Subkoff has been diagnosed with a brain tumor. If not operated on, the tumor could kill her in two years. […
By: Annika Harris / July 7, 2009

Hollywood Ladies + Obama Staffers = Romance?

If you've ever watched "Rock of Love," you're well aware that dating a rock star is passe. Ditto for athletes—who wants a dude whose bicep measurement is bigger than his IQ? No, there's a new type of guy to lust after—Washington politicos. The Obama administration is ushering in a new throng of young, brilliant, and…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / May 26, 2009

Questionable Guy Trend: The Manscaped Eyebrow

Manscaping isn’t just a trend, it’s a bare necessity. While women have been waxing and plucking their eyebrows for ages, gentlemen are finally catching on and it’s become an eye-opening phenomenon. Salons and barbershops across the country are reporting record numbers of guys getting their brows waxed, tweezed, shaped, and shaved. Even Sephora…
By: Simcha / September 3, 2008

The Daily Hotness: Harold & Kumar

Harold and Kumar have cuter buns than White Castle and dare we say they would make a more delicious sandwich. The sexy and lovable twosome, John Cho and Kal Penn, are back in action; Harold and Kumar Escape From Guantanamo Bay opens today. While their comedic caper is getting great reviews,…
By: Simcha / April 25, 2008