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My, my, it's the juiciest Manhattan property ownership kerfuffle since Vogue's Lauren Santo Domingo started digging a geothermal well under her Gramercy Park townhouse! Apparently, the owners of the West Village building used as Carrie Bradshaw's home...
From: Jezebel | By: Kelly Faircloth | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Sister Cristina, the singing nun who charmed the pants off The Voice Italy with her Alicia Keys cover , has just dropped her first single. It's a revamped rendition of Madonna's "Like a Virgin." Man, that Pope Francis really is shaking things up, huh?...
From: Jezebel | By: Kelly Faircloth | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Before we could recover from the ramifications of the Great Beyoncé Bang Situation of last week, we were blindsided with another snip of the fringe: Lady Gaga, who showed up in Manchester, England, last night wearing a pageboy and super asymmetrical...
From: Jezebel | By: Julianne Escobedo Shepherd | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Welcome back, Kate! The Duchess of Cambridge, who hasn't appeared in public since her pregnancy and horrific morning sickness were announced, stepped out today to greet the President of Singapore. She did not upchuck. I wonder if she had crisps stashed...
From: Jezebel | By: Kelly Faircloth | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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Drake might have the club going up on a Tuesday, but it's all hurt feelings, 'It wasn't me' texts and police reports by Wednesday. Cute Instagrams of Mama Graham won't save him from the truth: his dating life is a mess. Luckily, I may have a solution....
From: Jezebel | By: Hillary Crosley | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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The inevitable march towards Taylor Swift's new album 1989 continues with a new single , and it's only getting worse: "Welcome To New York" is a gentrification anthem so obtuse it makes one wonder if she is, in fact, trolling at this point. And it calls...
From: Jezebel | By: Julianne Escobedo Shepherd | Monday, October 20, 2014
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It's one thing to read all those awful Tinder and OKCupid messages from dumbasses who think they're entitled to women's attention and bodies—it's another thing to hear them read aloud. Machinima ETC's Creepy Text Theatre brings us just that.Read more......
From: Jezebel | By: Isha Aran | Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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I was born around the same time as Sesame Street and raised to believe that I could do anything I set my mind to: that I could be an astronaut, a police officer, a backup dancer on Solid Gold. My friend Julia and I would come home after school and sing...
From: Jezebel | By: Vanessa McGrady | Monday, October 20, 2014
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Caption this: Honoree Matthew McConaughey (L) accepts the American Cinematheque Award with Vida Alves McConaughey onstage at the 28th American Cinematheque Award honoring Matthew McConaughey at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on October 21, 2014 in Beverly...
From: Jezebel | By: Rebecca Rose | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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TMZ has obtained Elizabeth Peña's death certificate and have revealed the cause of the actress's sudden and untimely death. Peña had been suffering from cirrhosis brought on by alcohol abuse.Read more......
From: Jezebel | By: Mark Shrayber | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Shacarye Tims' vagina may not be the richest in the world, but for several glorious moments it was (at least) well-to-do as it held a Rolex in its clutches. A stunning feat of both thievery and excellent muscle control.Read more......
From: Jezebel | By: Mark Shrayber | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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You know, I'm actually here for Rita Ora, in theory, but at this point she is better known for her "manicam appearances" than for her music. Which is a shame, because she actually has a very powerful voice. But hey, boy can she sell some perfume, though!...
From: Jezebel | By: Julianne Escobedo Shepherd | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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How excited are you about the upcoming Annie remake that is about to take over this holiday season? Are you excited enough to watch the original film over and over in anticipation? Or to annoy your partner with repeated playings of the original cast...
From: Jezebel | By: Mark Shrayber | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Auggghhhh, Halloween is only a week away, but these dogs have started early and I literally cannot even. I am like 257% done right now because Maymo and Penny's costumes (and pained and patient expressions) are the cutest thing I've seen all week. I...
From: Jezebel | By: Mark Shrayber | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Nothing will make your day like this supercut of Aretha Franklin doing local news to promote her new album. Just look at that screencap above! Even if you aren't a fan of her music, her sass, shade and general "what is this mess?" attitude will make...
From: Jezebel | By: Mark Shrayber | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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In today's Tweet Beat, Kathy Griffin and Goldie Hawn love lipgloss and Instagram filters, Bill Murray has excellent taste in jackets and selfie poses and I would love to attend a mashup of Billy Eichner and Mindy Kaling's parties. Read more......
From: Jezebel | By: Kara Brown | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Bryan Singer is set to become a father for the first time. His BFF, actress Michelle Clunie, is pregnant with his child and they plan to raise the baby together. Read more......
From: Jezebel | By: Rebecca Rose | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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In yet another repurposing of June's Hobby Lobby ruling , Guantanamo detainee Walid Bin Attash is using the Supreme Court's decision to refuse female escorts within the prison. Bin Attash's decision to stay within his cell rather than be led by women...
From: Jezebel | By: Madeleine Davies | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Not only does Beyoncé have new bangs, but apparently she's also got some brand new vows to go with them. After a summer where the "Drunk In Love" power couple maybe had marital troubles or maybe were totally fine, or maybe were stringing us all along...
From: Jezebel | By: Kara Brown | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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On Tuesday night, Dej Loaf took the stage in a mink. Or fox, or sable—whatever it was, it was fluffy fur, the age-old symbol, especially in hip-hop, that you're finally rich. The 23-year-old wore it with a flair that was unmistakably of Detroit, the...
From: Jezebel | By: Julianne Escobedo Shepherd | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Just give me a second here… *Wiping tears away dramatically*..... *wiping some more*..... Before clicking play, I didn't expect to be so moved by this Chevrolet ad featuring Little League force Mo'Ne Davis (they're purposefully playing on our emotions!),...
From: Jezebel | By: Clover Hope | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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To some, The View is simply a daytime talk show to fold laundry to. To others, it is a modern day Shakespearean play that we're watching unfold in real time. The show has had its comedic moments, at times it feels like a tragedy and there's even a bit...
From: Jezebel | By: Kara Brown | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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In a talk with Ronan Farrow, living inspiration and recent Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai discussed the many encounters she's had with world leaders, including President Barack Obama. "It's very important to reach those people and [tell] them...
From: Jezebel | By: Madeleine Davies | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Welcome to Midweek Madness, in which an overexcited fairy flaps her wings over all of America and gently drops a tiny poop on each of your heads. This week, all the tabloids are Platonic ideals of garbage, and together we unravel the mystery of the disappearing...
From: Jezebel | By: Jia Tolentino | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Disney has dropped new info about their next major animated project—Moana, about a teenaged Polynesian girl who sets out for adventure on the high seas. Due to hit theaters in 2016, I hope it inspires a Frozen-style craze for marine biology among kids....
From: Jezebel | By: Kelly Faircloth | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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On October 1, the computing giant Intel pulled its ads from Gamasutra, a trade website for game developers, over an essay called "'Gamers' don't have to be your audience. 'Gamers' are over" by a journalist named Leigh Alexander. Intel had been successfully...
From: Jezebel | By: Max Read on Gawker, shared by Emma Carmichael to Jezebel | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Weekly-ish, a pre-approved, snap-judged music guide based on our very scientific, non-subjective Yes/No rating system. There's really no debating this, come on, stop.Read more......
From: Jezebel | By: Clover Hope | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Gawker These Are the Creepy 4Chan Successors Behind Gamergate's Pathetic War | io9 10 Bizarre Theories About The Pyramids That DON'T Involve Aliens | Jalopnik The Man Who Turned Speedboats Full Of Weed Into Indy 500 Glory | Kotaku The Evil Within: The...
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Yesterday, I saw a piece about Anthony Weiner on Politico. Within this piece, Anthony announced his departure from politics as his own decision, long in the works. I found this interesting: not just because it was me, rather than his commitment to fatherhood,...
From: Jezebel | By: Sydney Leathers | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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A woman in China who had just been dumped by her boyfriend decided to go grab some comfort food from KFC to deal with the pain and ended up staying at the restaurant for a week straight because she "needed time to think." Don't even pretend like you...
From: Jezebel | By: Isha Aran | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Normcore strikes again, trampling yet another victim under its Nike socks/Adidas slippers-clad feet. After launching what was expected to be a successful "Dress Normal " campaign, Gap is now offering their collection at a fraction of the price. There...
From: Jezebel | By: Isha Aran | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Calm Down, the brand new album from the Zoë Kravitz-fronted band Lolawolf, is good. Not just in the sense of "Hollywood celebutante is better than expected"—it's actually really interesting, creative music that reimagines today's outre pop music landscape,...
From: Jezebel | By: Julianne Escobedo Shepherd | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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George Will, senior rape apologist at the Washington Post, is scheduled to speak Wednesday at Miami University of Ohio. For his trouble, he will be paid $48,000. Students and faculty are not pleased.Read more......
From: Jezebel | By: Erin Gloria Ryan | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Megyn Kelly's kids think she's Susie Homemaker, not a formidable Fox News anchor who has accused Nancy Pelosi of sexism and declared Santa white. This is probably better for the kids and, honestly, won't someone think of the children?Read more......
From: Jezebel | By: Hillary Crosley | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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On Tuesday night, Sadie Robertson (of the Duck Dynasty Robertsons) performed a pretty impressive rumba on Dancing with the Stars. But first, she took some time to thank the man upstairs, posting on Instagram: "ALL glory to God for this amazing journey."...
From: Jezebel | By: Kelly Faircloth | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Today in plans nobody thought all the way through, we have Created Equal, an anti-abortion group based out of Ohio who really wanted to display graphic images of abortion procedures somewhere near the Alamo. Read more......
From: Jezebel | By: Anna Merlan | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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My name is Sara, but by now you might better know me as "the Mozart boob twerk girl" from sites all over the internet, including this one . A week ago exactly, I was sitting where I am now, editing a video I had no idea would garner over 21 million views...
From: Jezebel | By: Sara X Mills | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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The holiday retail wars are upon us! Macy's kicked off the melee by announcing they'd open at 6 pm on Thanksgiving; now Target says free shipping will be available for every damn thing on their website until December 20. Go right ahead and order that...
From: Jezebel | By: Kelly Faircloth | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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It's official: Iggy Azalea will be inescapable during the holidays. In a new campaign for Forever 21, Iggy and boyfriend Nick Young are pictured modeling the brand's 2014 holiday collection. They are the face of it. What a gift. You'll also see her face...
From: Jezebel | By: Clover Hope | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Fox News' The Five hosts don't think young ladies should vote because they're too busy on Tinder or haven't aged into their conservative wisdom just yet. Hold on for one more day, girls.Read more......
From: Jezebel | By: Hillary Crosley | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Lulu, the app that allowed women to rate any dude with a Facebook profile, then changed up its services to let dudes opt out, then modified it even further so that men could only opt in, has just launched a new messaging feature that lets dudes ask various...
From: Jezebel | By: Isha Aran | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Let us begin, as we so often do, by acknowledging that the term "basic bitch" has been expertly Columbused by white people. In 1984, the R&B group Klymaxx had a hit Billboard single with "Meeting In The Ladies Room," where one of the ladies sings...
From: Jezebel | By: Kara Brown | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Jennifer Lopez might be headed to Las Vegas for a residency. TMZ's angle is that her salary per performance is higher than that of Britney Spears , which wouldn't be much of a surprise since J. Lo and her people are evidently aces at negotiating.Read...
From: Jezebel | By: Clover Hope | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Abandon all hope, all ye who enter here. This is the first look at Disney's Into the Woods Big Bad Wolf, and that is definitely Johnny Depp in a zoot suit with wolf ears. YIKES. Everyone else looks great, though. Read more......
From: Jezebel | By: Meredith Woerner on io9, shared by Kate Dries to Jezebel | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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A conservative think tank has embarked upon a quest to convince us all that women worry way too much about getting drugged and raped. This is an interesting hill to die on. Read more......
From: Jezebel | By: Anna Merlan | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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This video of Grover and Aziz Ansari is just ridiculous. Totally, totally ridiculous.Read more......
From: Jezebel | By: Rebecca Rose | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Guys, The Notebook—and therefore the entire treacly Nicholas Sparks Sob-tainment Industry—very nearly did not happen.Read more......
From: Jezebel | By: Kelly Faircloth | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Yesterday, the internet collectively lost its mind after photos of a not-so recognizable Renée Zellweger surfaced out of the Elle Women in Hollywood Awards. Noting how different she looked from her apple-cheeked Bridget Jones days, everyone acknowledged...
From: Jezebel | By: Madeleine Davies | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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Welcome to Dachshund's Creek, where youthful dreams hang in the balance and love is as fleeting as the breeze whispering off the creek. Also there are Dachshunds, so it's totally awesome. Read more......
From: Jezebel | By: Rebecca Rose | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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In honor of Kim Kardashian's 34th birthday, Entertainment Tonight dug through the archives and found this gem of a homemade video of Kim Kardashian at her 8th grade graduation. In the video she proclaims she's the "dopest on the ropest" whatever the...
From: Jezebel | By: Isha Aran | Wednesday, October 22, 2014
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