September 19, 2014 |
FOR ALL the backlash surrounding the most-gabbed about celeb couple of our time, it's nice to hear Kim Kardashian and Kanye West using their powers for good, chatting with a Philly student in need of some positive vibes. Kardashian posted a photo of herself on Instagram that showed her chatting on FaceTime with an ailing Alyson Raywood , who identifies herself as a St. Joseph's University student, class of '17. St. Joe's confirmed Raywood, who hails from Rumson, N.J., is an active student at the university.
September 11, 2014 |
Kim: Lights, camera, action! In the most significant news since her world-historical wedding, America's proudest cultural icon, Kim Kardashian , has hinted that she may have made a sex tape with husband Kanye West . Kim, 33, broaches the topic during a chat with British GQ about the infamous sex tape she made with Ray J. , on the back of which she won her initial fame. "Listen, it was years ago," Kim says. "I was 22 years old. You know when you are young, you do things with your boyfriend.
September 7, 2014 |
Fans and celebs continue to send tributes to Joan Rivers , who died Thursday at 81. Even a prince, Charles , had this to say: "[Rivers] will be hugely missed and utterly irreplaceable. " Rivers was one of only four Americans invited to the royal's 2005 wedding to Camilla Parker Bowles . Rivers, who had one child, her E! costar Melissa , was praised by Donald Trump as a great mom. "She was an amazing mother. . . . She really loved Melissa more than anybody, anything.
September 3, 2014 |
CBS3 TRAFFIC reporter Bob Kelly has left CBS3 after 13 years at the station. In an email to me, Kelly made it clear this was not an expected departure. "It's been an emotional couple of days for sure. I truly expected to finish out my career at CBS, and the incredible outpouring of countless messages and phone calls has reminded me how much I really love doing what I get to do, and in the city I grew up in," Kelly told me in an email, adding that he was blown away by the support he received on Facebook.
July 18, 2014 |
JOEL EMBIID is a player on and off the court. Better make that playa ! The Sixers' top draft pick put a move on Kim Kardashian yesterday by tweeting: "Hey I want you to come slide in my DMs @KimKardashian. " DMs are "direct messages" for you twits who don't use Twitter. Embiid quickly found out Kim was married to Kanye West and posted this polite followup tweet: "Oh I didn't know you were married sorry @KimKardashian just saw it from the fan's tweet . . . have a nice day. " Oh well, you can't score if you don't take a shot.
July 17, 2014 |
Sex change: That's Ms. Thor to you, buddy! Good comic-book artists refresh their creations lest they become stale. So kudos to Marvel Comics, which is giving a serious face-lift to Thor, the character introduced in 1962 by creative genius Stan Lee with the help of scripter Larry Lieber and penciller Jack Kirby . A serious face-lift, indeed: The God of Thunder now is a woman. "The inscription on Thor's hammer reads, 'Whosoever holds this hammer, if HE be worthy, shall possess the power of Thor.' Well, it's time to update that inscription," Marvel editor Wil Moss said in a statement on Tuesday.
June 26, 2014 |
This season's nuptial fashions fall on opposite sides of the aisle: ethereally sweet and rustic chic, or softly structured and urbane. Yet despite the different silhouettes - Vera Wang boho, for instance, is all about empire waists and slip-dress sheaths, while a city ceremony might star a cleaner Reem Acra frock with trumpet skirts and peplums - modern gowns are united in the details. Sequins, pearls, and beading are handsewn on the simplest of gowns in dazzling geometric patterns.
May 30, 2014 |
Kimye: The honeymoon They had their rehearsal dinner in Versailles, France, and staged their wedding in Florence, Italy. Where are Kim Kardashian and Kanye West honeymooning? The Emerald Isle, says ABC News! The land of Yeats , Joyce , and Synge . (Oh, and U2 .) Kim 'n' Kanye spent Tuesday biking along the trails of the Ballyhoura Mountains in the province of Munster. They picnicked with local artisans (though no fine artists?), chomping on smoked ham and old Irish creamery cheddar.
May 29, 2014 |
Kim's dress, the blessed reveal The modern world was beaten to a pulp by the flouncy, bouncy, and, most important, pricey wedding of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West in Italy over the weekend. Of all the photos from the event, Kim's pal Jonathan Cheban 's may be getting the most interest. It is of the bride from, you guessed it, the back, showing the massive Givenchy Haute Couture gown, fancifully white, the massive train, and the bride inside. New Billboard charts The music industry has been looking for a way to gauge social-media-driven music interest.
May 29, 2014 |
WITH NEARLY half of all marriages ending in divorce, perhaps it's time to heed the romantic advice of Bill Murray . According to WENN, the comedian and movie star was at a steak house in Charleston, S.C., when he was invited to join a bachelor party going on at the restaurant. At first Murray said no, then he not only changed his mind, he made a speech. "If you have someone that you think is the one," he said, "don't just sort of think in your ordinary mind, 'OK, let's pick a date.