Posts tagged "scandal"

Kerry Washington On Lesbian Rumors: “There’s No Reason To Be Offended”

“It’s interesting how much people long to fill in the gaps when someone in the public eye doesn’t share their personal life. I understand their frustration. I like how people will post pictures of me with other women that I adore, hugging on red carpets, and say, ‘See?’ Are we so uncomfortable with love betwee…

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 1, 2013

“OITNB” Cast Members Act Out A Scene From “Scandal” And It Is Fantastic

Fan of both “Orange is the New Black” and “Scandal”? Then this Instagram video, featured “OITNB”‘s Uzo Aduba and Danielle Brooks (Crazy Eyes and Taystee) spoofing the opening scene from “Scandal”‘s season three premiere, will delight you. Don’t watch either show? Consider this a helpful suggestion to get on it. [via Jezebel]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 9, 2013

Celeb Style Poll: Which Kerry Washington Look Is Your Fave?

Kerry Washington was all over New York City this week, promoting the season three premiere of her amazing show “Scandal.” And she had quite a few dramatic outfit changes in between appointments. Which look was your fave? Vote below! [poll id="4840"]…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 5, 2013

Scott Foley Reminds Us That Noel From “Felicity” Was Fake, So We All Need To Move On

As a NYU student who attended while “Felicity” was on the air, I can admit to imagining (depending on which one Felicity was dating at the moment), that either Noel Crane or Ben Covington was my boyfriend.  Or at least that I should be dating someone like Ben or Noel. No such luck. When “Felicity”…

By: Ami Angelowicz / October 4, 2013

Female Dentist’s Assistant Fired For Being Too Hot

After a female dental assistant was fired from her job because her male boss was worried that he would have an affair with her, the all-male Iowa Supreme Court ruled the lay-off legal! [Talking Points Memo]
Asshole Jesse Watters mocked almost every person he interviews during his “Watters’ World” segment at NY’s Mermaid

By: Daley Quinn / July 12, 2013

Kerry Washington Lands Gorgeous Vanity Fair Cover

Well done, Vanity Fair, for shooting the brainy and beautiful Kerry Washington for your August cover. Even on the cool blue tiles of a swimming pool, the lovely “Scandal” star is sizzling hot. She just landed her first ladymag cover on Elle last month, so it figures the woman who plays Olivia Pope would dominate Vanity

By: Jessica Wakeman / July 2, 2013

7 TV Shows That Have Seriously Sexy Sex

With TV getting raunchier and more graphic every year, are you satisfied with the sex on your screen? The New York Times says that the sex on TV isn’t sexy anymore. We disagree. The Joylessness of Sex on TV discusses shows like “Homeland,” “The Americans,” and “House of Cards,” where sex is used as a ploy for personal…

By: Marla Pachter / June 1, 2013

“Scandal” Might Be Getting Its Own Clothing Line

Bellamy Young, who plays First Lady Mellie Grant on “Scandal,” let it slip in an interview that there might be a clothing line developed so fans can dress like Olivia Pope! [NYMag.com]
Here’s what Chloe Sevigny had to say about Gwyneth Paltrow’s snooty complaints about the Met Ball. [Lainey Gossip]
The to…

By: Jessica Wakeman / May 16, 2013

“Scandal” Needs More Columbus Short Stripping

“Josh Malina [who plays David Rosen] has left me messages that he’s a police detective and that he wants to question me. It’d scare the hell out of me. He did the same thing to Katie, saying he was a tabloid reporter and wanted scoop on the actors of ‘Scandal.’ He’s so bad. He’ll take…

By: Jessica Wakeman / April 28, 2013

Watch Olivia Pope’s “Scandal” Makeup Tutorial

Franchesca Ramsey (AKA Chescaleigh) from “Shit White Girls Say” has a new YouTube video out and this one is for the “Scandal” fans. It probably only makes sense if:

You watch “Scandal” and YouTube makeup tutorials.
You think Olivia and Harrison’s relationship is weird.
The cadence of speech in Shonda Rimes’ scripts is getting…

By: Jessica Wakeman / April 2, 2013

The Soapbox: I Love “Scandal”‘s Olivia Pope — Even Though Some People Find It “Problematic”

I’ve been doing my utmost to debate less, but it’s hard when you’re as naturally opinionated as I am.  This is compounded by the fact I come from a highly opinionated gene pool. Our family dinners sometimes spiral into debates. And when I say “sometimes,” I really mean 90 percent of the time.

By: Christiana Mbakwe / February 18, 2013

John Galliano Sues The House Of Dior For $18.8 Million

Last year’s anti-Semitism scandal saw John Galliano ousted unceremoniously from both Christian Dior and his own eponymous label, but there are two sides to every story, which may have something to do with why the besmirched former creative director is now suing the fashion house for the grand sum of $18.8 million.

By: Rachel Krause / August 30, 2012

Bizarre ESPN Scandal Involving Young, Female Gambling “Expert” Will Make Your Brain Explode

There is quite a bit of buzz surrounding ESPN today, because apparently they were duped by someone named Sarah Phillips, who they hired to write a column for their site on sports betting. While ESPN thought she was a college student in her 20s who just happened to have a very firm knowledge of gambling and placing bets, some are now…

By: The Stir / May 3, 2012

The 11 Most Shocking Scandals Of 2011

It was good, it was bad — but it certainly wasn’t boring. From sex scandals to oddball marriages, sham weddings to sexting implosions, 2011 had something for everyone. Read on to see our most shocking celebrity breakdowns, political scandals and most surprising moments of the year. And tell us what you think the biggest scandal…

By: Julie Gerstein / December 23, 2011

Shonda Rhimes Has Three Shows Coming Up: What Are They?

Hot damn, Shonda Rhimes, it’s good to be you. Rhimes, the writer responsible for “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Private Practice,” has just made her third — yes, third — sale to a major network this year. “The Circle,” which was bought by ABC, is billed as an hour-long drama about “10 friends, adopted as children by a…

By: Stefanie Blejec / October 22, 2011

Anthony Weiner Gal’s Shockingly Accurate Senior Superlative

I was a complete wallflower in high school and therefore did not earn enough — or any — attention from the yearbook staff to be given a senior superlative. But Gennette Cordova, one of the women linked to Rep. Anthony Weiner junk tweeting scandal, sure did. Freakishly accurate! What was your senior superlative (if you…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 7, 2011

Meet Krystal Ball, The VA Candidate Whose Phallus-Sucking Photos Have Hit The Internet

This election season just got dirty: Krystal Ball, 29, a Congressional candidate in Virginia, has seen…

By: Jessica Wakeman / October 7, 2010

“Valentine’s Day” Promotion Gets “De-Gayed”

Valentine’s Day is coming! And with it the usual traditions that include an outrageous price hike in roses, an outrageous price hike in restaurant dining, and the well-timed rom-com. The role of the latter belongs to a flick to be released on Feb. 12, “Valentine’s Day.” (What a clever title, eh?)…

By: Kelli Bender / February 3, 2010

Tiger Beat: Could This Baby Be Tiger’s?

I can’t even remember what number we are up to in the Tiger Woods mistress department. But this one is a doozy. Theresa Rogers, 48, claims that not only did she spend five years making holes-in-one with Tiger, but she also told friends that he is the father of her baby. Here’s the alleged story:…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / December 18, 2009