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Celebrity news involving not so strange coincidences.

Did House Cambridge troll House Sussex? 

Lainey Posted by Lainey at August 23, 2019 14:28:55 August 23, 2019 14:28:55

For almost two weeks now, the British tabloids have been dumping on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle for flying on private jets on holiday. This has been as big of or an even bigger scandal than Prince Andrew being BFF with and namechecked in a lawsuit against a registered sex offender who died under mysterious circumstances in federal custody while being investigated for sex trafficking. Full Story

Meghan, Harry, and Andrew: dinner party etiquette

Lainey Posted by Lainey at August 12, 2019 14:23:18 August 12, 2019 14:23:18
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After news broke this weekend about Jeffrey Epstein’s death, which coincidentally (or conspiratorially, depending on how you see it) happened following the unsealing of court documents containing allegations that he ran an underage sex ring, the Daily Mail published an article about Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s dinner party etiquette Full Story

Fast 9: Will the women get to stand up this time?

Sarah Posted by Sarah at July 9, 2019 13:50:05 July 9, 2019 13:50:05
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Fast 9, the latest entry in the most improbable franchise in cinema, is currently filming in the UK. Vin Diesel took to Instagram to drop some casting news, confirming that Charlize Theron and Helen Mirren are returning for this installment. Theron was the villain in F8te of the Furious—still mad that isn’t the actual title—and Mirren plays Magdalene Shaw, mother of Deckard (aka Jason Statham). Full Story

House Cambridge: Turnip Intrigue at the State Banquet

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 4, 2019 13:29:07 June 4, 2019 13:29:07
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As you know, the Queen hosted the Trump Administration at Buckingham Palace last night after a day of joint British and American activities. Prince William and Catherine were there too. Kate wore her favourite Lover’s Knot tiara and a white Alexander McQueen dress and made her entrance with US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin aka the person John Oliver jokes is his better-looking doppelganger Full Story

Kristen Stewart: eyebrows, exes, and manicures

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 29, 2019 15:40:53 May 29, 2019 15:40:53
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Kristen Stewart was in Seoul yesterday for the Chanel Metiers d’Art show. I love everything about this look. I love the length of her hair right now. I love the bright green eyeliner. I don’t know if hers is liquid but they’re coming out with really fun neon liquids right now that don’t cake and split as much as they used to. Full Story

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Taylor Swift + Game of Thrones 

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 10, 2019 15:12:12 May 10, 2019 15:12:12
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Taylor Swift covers the new issue of Entertainment Weekly. This is basically a takeover. Taylor is a huge get for EW. They’ve dedicated several features in addition to the cover story to Swift content. And it’s a proper magazine interview – not an essay she’s written about herself, not another celebrity interviewing her, it’s conventional, it’s a departure from her “no comment” pose during the reputation era or, rather, a return to how it was before the reputation era. Full Story

House Sussex: a theory

Lainey Posted by Lainey at April 26, 2019 16:50:17 April 26, 2019 16:50:17
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A reader, Elisabeth, sent me a great theory yesterday. It has to do with Princes William and Harry and the role of Head of the Commonwealth. The Queen was the Head of the Commonwealth and last year Prince Charles became the Head, but it wasn’t an automatic. The role isn’t hereditary which is why the Queen worked behind the scenes to secure smooth transition for Charles to succeed her. Full Story