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  • 12 years ago

    In Bollywood touchstone Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge (The Braveheart Will Take the Bride), hellcat Kajol throws hissy fits as Simran, the South Asian Londoner whose star-crossed lover is yummikins Shahrukh Khan. Wailing "the mute soil doesn't read...

  • 12 years ago

    Unlucky in love, but gaga for hanky-panky, Table Talk communed with Gail Parent, whose 1972 classic Sheila Levine Is Dead and Living in New York (just reissued by Overlook) is still the wryest book-length suicide note ever written by a single girl...

  • 12 years ago

    In 2000's The Virgin Suicides, Kirsten Dunst is a milk bubble of a nymphet—luminous, lustful, and blessed with splendid hair. It's long and straight and creamy-golden, with shadowy bangs that flip toward the ends. A platinum, marcelled bob fo...

  • 12 years ago

    The Voice Table Talk team smoked out 17-year-old Zoe Trope, author of the memoir Please, Don't Kill the Freshman (Harper Collins), in Portland, Oregon, where she was sipping a Carnation Instant Breakfast shake in her parent's kitchen at 12:16 p.m....

  • 12 years ago

    A nation spent season two of Felicity speculating over prim, put-upon Felicity Porter's ruinous assignation with clipping shears, learning that a beastly haircut is rarely an antidote to the pits. Our virtuous coed had already suffered scads of ve...

  • 13 years ago

    One day not long ago, Herman Rotenberg, who owns a place called 1,873 Unusual Wedding Rings on West 47th Street, was asked to engrave grape leaves on matching platinum bands for a guy who peeled off the label from his favorite bottle of red wine a...


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