Thursday, March 8, 2018

Dear Gossips,

Today is International Women’s Day. It’s the day that Serena Williams returns, playing in the first round at Indian Wells, her first professional tournament since she left the tour during her pregnancy – but only after winning the Australian Open in January 2017.  Read Full Intro

What Else? 

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 8, 2018 20:24:03 March 8, 2018 20:24:03

Do you think Harvey Weinstein watched the Oscars? I do. Totally. I haven’t had a chance to screen the Oscars again yet but I’m sure there are at least several of his films shown in those montages. There were a LOT of montages. Like, at least Shakespeare In Love, right? Pretty sure I remember seeing Dame Judi Dench. Full Story

Ava DuVernay’s A Wrinkle in Time

Sarah Posted by Sarah at March 8, 2018 20:12:08 March 8, 2018 20:12:08
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A Wrinkle in Time is an ambitious movie and its scope outstrips its narrative ability, resulting in an uneven but occasionally enthralling fantasy. Meg (Storm Reid, terrific) is introduced helping her father, Alex Murry (Chris Pine, terrific) in his lab. He’s doing an experiment with sand and frequencies, and talking about how finding just the right frequency can do…something. Full Story

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Usher’s crush on Tessa Thompson

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 8, 2018 16:36:52 March 8, 2018 16:36:52
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Usher is getting a divorce. He and his estranged wife, Grace Miguel, confirmed this week that they are ending their marriage. Now Page Six is reporting that Usher’s been over it for a while. And that he’s ready to move on… with Tessa Thompson?  Usher and his second wife, Grace Miguel, confirmed this week that they’re ending their marriage of two years. Full Story


Sarah Posted by Sarah at March 8, 2018 16:01:57 March 8, 2018 16:01:57

I can only assume Kathleen has fallen down a well and is incapacitated at the moment because Lainey assigned me a Michael B. Jordan story in which her Forever Bae MBJ is being the MOST BAE. Remember Frances McDormand’s Oscar speech in which she shouted out inclusion riders and everyone was like, huh? And then we all learned about the equity initiative Full Story

Mimi, the songwriter

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 8, 2018 15:24:32 March 8, 2018 15:24:32

Mimi covers the new issue of V Magazine. It’s a great shoot. The shoot wardrobe is basically underwear. Which means she’s feeling herself, feeling herself so good, especially since every shot is taken from her extra skinniest angles. Full Story

March 8, 2018 – Smutty Shout-Outs

Lainey Posted by Lainey at March 8, 2018 14:31:10 March 8, 2018 14:31:10

In 2012, Margaret was hit and run over by a truck and almost died. Though she recovered physically, she struggled with her mental health. So she started a support group for trauma survivors at St Michael’s Hospital in Toronto, the first in Canada, developing resources that she needed when she was in crisis. Full Story