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Rihanna: reluctant “role model”

April 6, 2016 15:06:20 Posted at April 6, 2016 15:06:20
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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In the previous post, Kathleen mentioned the Black Girls Rock event that aired last night. Rihanna was presented with the Rock Star Award. During her acceptance speech, she made a sassy comment about how “You know, role model is not the… title they like to give me, you know”. Full Story

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Kerry Washington’s Brand Strategy

April 5, 2016 15:46:48 Posted at April 5, 2016 15:46:48
Kathleen Posted by Kathleen

Kerry Washington is handling the sh-t out of her image right now. Personally, I don’t know anyone who doesn’t have a major hard-on for Kerry but then again, I surround myself with smart, kickass human beings who recognize flawlessness when they see it. Full Story

Taylor falls

April 1, 2016 17:08:01 Posted at April 1, 2016 17:08:01
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Yesterday Beyoncé gave us a shot of herself running on the treadmill, in WEDGE HEELS. That’s the Beyoncé brand. Of course she runs and works out in wedge heels. Practically it makes sense, since when she’s on stage, she’s handling choreography in heels all the time. Full Story

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Beyoncé speaks for Ivy Park

March 31, 2016 16:57:51 Posted at March 31, 2016 16:57:51
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Beyoncé on the cover of both ELLE USA and ELLE UK. It’s the long-awaited athleisure line. It’s called Ivy Park. The album? Not sure. Maybe tomorrow? But you can see now that it’s all converging. Full Story

The softer side of Charlize Theron

March 29, 2016 20:54:45 Posted at March 29, 2016 20:54:45
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Don’t get it twisted. She’s not cuddly all of a sudden. But this is one of the few profiles of Charlize Theron that I’ve ever read that shows her at her most vulnerable. And while it doesn’t make me any less terrified of her (when she’s coming down a carpet at you, and she does bitch-face better than most, with the exception of maybe Robin Wright, you feel the cold) it does offer a different perspective of someone who’s been famous for a long time – which doesn’t happen often. Full Story

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Tom Hiddleston making the rounds

March 29, 2016 19:15:49 Posted at March 29, 2016 19:15:49
Sarah Posted by Sarah
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Tom Hiddleston’s new movie, I Saw the Light, opened last weekend but hardly anyone noticed amidst the bat-noise of Superhero Face Punch. But Hiddleston did his duty and promoted the movie, making several talk show appearances and being visible. Full Story

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