O.M.G. George Clooney teamed up with Rande Gerber, nightlife impresario and Cindy Crawford's husband, to promote their new drink venture, Casamigos Tequila. As if the idea of these two stone cold silver foxes partnering up wasn't enough to make us start daydreaming, the pair is starring in an ad w ... More >>
We're still smack in the middle of Hanukkah. I know this because Yo La Tengo still has a few of their annual Hanukkah gigs over at Maxwell's to go. And also because people I know on Facebook and Twitter--like they do around this time every year--continue to post this video (typically titled somethin ... More >>
Richard Gere has been in a lot of pretty memorable movies, including Days of Heaven, Yanks, American Gigolo, An Officer and Gentleman, Pretty Woman, Unfaithful, and Chicago. But he's never been nominated for an Oscar! And that should be his Oscar campaign!
I got this idea from datalounge.com, some of whose nominees I'm including, while adding a few of my own, all based on extremely traumatizing experiences. Your horrible choices are: *Cindy Crawford, Fair Game She played a lawyer with pert nipples. I'm the only one that saw this cinema clas ... More >>
The ex-Wai Café spot on Sixth Avenue and 17th Street will soon be inhabited by Bruce's, a Long Island bakery that bills itself as "Baker to the Stars." Jeremiah Moss noticed the storefront signage, which advises passersby that the "GRAND OPENING" will come "soon."
The Butch is back, with a poster girl
The Costume Institute's latest exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum is "The Model as Muse: Embodying Fashion," sponsored by Marc Jacobs. The outlandish exhibition captures the evolution of fashion models from the last half of the 20th century while also delving into fashion photography, clothing, and ... More >>
Reflecting on what makes supermodels so super
Get off the laptop, you stupid cat! We have press releases to bite! Radio's George Weber was stabbed to death. His killer turned out to be a mixed-up kid -- a very, very, very mixed-up kid. The Governor started the week with his worst poll numbers ever, then announced the budget gap was worse tha ... More >>
We haven't bought a copy of Allure since the last time Mom was in the hospital. Is this what we've been missing? We remember a bunch of stuff about makeup, perfume and clothes. Cindy Crawford, 43, will grace the April issue. Photo via Fashion Indie.
I HATE when people say "Happy new year." What does it mean anyway? That some arbitrary calendar system devised way before I was born suggests that we are now starting some ridiculous new cycle or other? So fucking what? I'd have more respect if people said something like "Happy Life Day" (which was ... More >>
I am not one to judge people's looks—oh, no!—but when you leave a movie and all you can remember is the star's giant mole, it can certainly have you tossing your popcorn. Some luminaries (e.g., Cindy Crawford) can wear such a thing with charm and ease and it actually becomes an asset, especially ... More >>
Do your friends make you chubby? Or is it that McFlurry in your hand?
My tour of modern Grease. Plus a celebulecture and a swashbuckled queen or two or three.
Pie, Anna Wintour, and the history of fur protest
A Campaign Plan for Making Al Sharpton Matter
Hachette Recalls 'Superb' Product
Weighing In on the Modern Amazon