Friday, June 14, 2019

Dear Gossips,

#WeTheNorth! No, but seriously, we are. This blog is based in Canada. I was born and raised in Toronto. And in case you haven’t heard, the Toronto Raptors made history last night winning the NBA Championship for the first time in franchise history, which means, obviously, that the title, for the first time, has come to Canada.  Read Full Intro

Tessa Thompson: so many Outfits of the Week

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 14, 2019 19:36:29 June 14, 2019 19:36:29
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Tessa Thompson was the Outfit of the Week last week . And she claimed the title early, like I think it was Monday. Because there was no way in my mind that anyone was going to top that – or if anyone was going to top her, it would be her. Full Story

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Celebrity Social Media, June 14, 2019

Maria Posted by Maria at June 14, 2019 17:59:16 June 14, 2019 17:59:16
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Gloria Estefan is a legend who doesn’t get enough credit. She needs to get some kind of lifetime achievement award so that other musicians can line up to pay tribute to her and her contributions to music and culture. She is also a hotel owner (that’s some boss money right there) and they’ve just completed a renovation. Full Story

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Issa Rae: all she does is win

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 14, 2019 17:03:23 June 14, 2019 17:03:23
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If you haven’t seen this yet, your Friday is about to get better.  At the Women in Film gala the other night, Issa Rae was presented with the inaugural Emerging Entrepreneur award. During her acceptance speech, instead of being humble, she was …  I don’t want to say “not humble”, because that’s not the point. Full Story

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Taylor Swift’s Lover

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 14, 2019 15:23:39 June 14, 2019 15:23:39

Yesterday was June 13, 2019, the day the North with remember forever. #WeTheNorth  The number 13, however, as we all know, is Taylor Swift’s favourite. So she made some announcements yesterday. It is now confirmed that her new album is titled Lover. It comes out August 23 (8+2+3=13). There will be 18 tracks. Full Story