Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Dear Gossips,

Since Sunday’s premiere of Game Of Thrones season 7, obviously I’ve been reading everything I can online about the series – analysis, speculation, predictions, not necessarily for actual storyline purposes but because shows like GoT bring out some terrific writing.  Read Full Intro

What Else?

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 19, 2017 21:20:09 July 19, 2017 21:20:09

Sasha and I start this week’s podcast by bitching about Middleton style. And also the only man who can wear a manbun. Then, it’s micro-aggressions from friends and a boyfriend who’s fat-shaming a dog. Full Story

Barfing and fainting on Broadway

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 19, 2017 21:11:05 July 19, 2017 21:11:05
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Page Six reported today that Jennifer Lawrence went to see 1984 on Broadway (starring Olivia Wilde and Tom Sturridge) on Monday and was sick during the performance. Apparently this show is so intense that audience members have been fainting midway through. Full Story

Charlize on Stern…and a what if?

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 19, 2017 20:37:57 July 19, 2017 20:37:57

Charlize Theron was in New York today after promoting Atomic Blonde in Berlin. Everyone I know who’s seen it loves it. The movie opens next weekend and the only other major release that weekend is the Emoji Movie… which… is a different kind of programming altogether but it would be great, non? It would be really f-cking great if another movie with a female action hero topped the box office this summer. Full Story

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Young Royals in Berlin and London

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 19, 2017 20:07:11 July 19, 2017 20:07:11
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The Cambridge Four arrived in Berlin today for the second leg of their trip this week to Poland and Germany. As was the case when they touched down in Warsaw, Princess Charlotte seemed excited by the adventure, happily smiling for the crowds, and she looks curious too, as you can see her looking up from time to time to ask her mother questions. Full Story

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Smutty Social Media, July 19, 2017

Maria Posted by Maria at July 19, 2017 18:18:57 July 19, 2017 18:18:57

I haven’t bought a physical CD in years and I don’t think I could go back from streaming, but you know what I miss? Liner notes. Those personal, coded letters that artists used to include in their album or cassette tape or CD. We would spend hours pouring over those notes – it was analogue social media. Full Story

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“500 hours of beauty school”

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 19, 2017 16:13:08 July 19, 2017 16:13:08
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It was confirmed this week that a scripted series based on the life of Mimi is being developed at Starz and produced by Mimi herself, along with Brett Ratner. The story will start when Mimi is 16 and track the course of her career, showing us how she became Mimi, the thinnest, most beautiful, most talented vocalist of all time. Full Story

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Dork Storm 2017: The Dork Knight Returns

Sarah Posted by Sarah at July 19, 2017 13:38:10 July 19, 2017 13:38:10

Last year in my Comic-Con preview I wrote, “Comic-Con’s dominance as an industry event is definitely waning.” That is blatantly apparent this year, as four studios—Paramount, Universal, Lionsgate, and Sony—are sitting out the festivities in Hall H, and an increasing number of studios and networks are cutting back on the party scene Full Story