Tag: Celebrities

Grumpy Cat, Internet Celebrity With a Piercing Look of Contempt, Is Dead at 7

Grumpy Cat, the ubiquitous internet celebrity whose permanent scowl spoke for all of us in our darkest moments, died in the arms of her “mommy” on Tuesday, her family said on Friday. She was 7. The cat, whose actual name is Tardar Sauce and who hailed from Arizona, died after complications arose from a urinary […]

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Ashley Massaro’s Daughter, Alexa, Was Active on Instagram Before News of Her Mother’s Death Broke

Ashley Massaro’s only daughter, Alexa, was born in 2000. Just under a day before Massaro’s untimely death was confirmed publicly by WWE, Alexa shared an Onion article to her Instagram stories. The Onion article, which addressed the recent abortion ban passed by Alabama legislature, can be seen below: ‌Alexa Massaro Instagram Though Alexa did not […]

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At the Met Gala, the Lady Is a Camp

Sometime before sunset, as a crowd of spectators watched from behind barricades across the street, six shirtless musclebound men hoisted a velvet divan onto their shoulders. Lady Gaga had performed a kind of high-art striptease, doffing gown after gown until she reached her fourth and final outfit, but already the next performance was set to […]

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What Is the Met Gala, and Who Gets to Go?

Officially, it’s the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute benefit, a black-tie extravaganza held the first Monday in May to raise money for the Costume Institute (a.k.a., the fashion department). Unofficially, the night’s festivities have been called many things, including “the party of the year,” “the Oscars of the East Coast” (mostly because of the […]

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Here Are Some Of The Biggest Celebrity Paychecks Of 2019

Paramount Pictures The celebs are at it again. Variety has revealed the amount of pay received by several celebrities in 2019 for thirteen different movies, only one of which (Triple Frontier) has been released. They also revealed that both Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt took a big pay cut to work on Quentin Tarantino’s Once […]

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Celeb-Loved Brand Allbirds Just Launched Flats So Comfortable, You’ll Never Want to Take Them Off

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‘Anna Delvey,’ Fake Heiress Who Swindled N.Y.’s Elite, Is Found Guilty

If New York is a city of dreams, Anna Sorokin had plenty of them. Ms. Sorokin, a Russian immigrant from a middle-class family, longed to be a member of the upper echelon of Manhattan society. She elbowed her way into the city’s bustling social scene and tried to raise money to open a members-only arts […]

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When an Influential Pastor Becomes an #Influencer

Illustration by Lia Kantrowitz. Images via Getty and Shutterstock. In the last five years, Pentecostal Christianity has become one of the most popular religions in Hollywood. Thanks to devotees like Selena Gomez, Chris Pratt, the Kardashians, and most notably, Justin Bieber, celebrities and celebrity-obsessed millennials have been flocking to mega-churches like Hillsong in New York, […]

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Psychology Around the Net: April 20, 2019

Get the latest on the effectiveness (or lack thereof) of trigger warnings, the cognitive perks of coffee you might get without even drinking it, why businesses lose when they ignore mental health, and more in this week’s Psychology Around the Net. Espresso Yourself: Coffee Thoughts Leave a Latte On the Mind: Researchers from the Monash […]

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The Instagram Face-Lift

Take a look at the most beautiful of today’s top Instagram influencers and they all look astoundingly the same — their butts, perfect bouncing balloons; the smooth curves of their itty-bitty waists; lips pursed into a big swollen pout, with contoured noses, sharp cheekbones, and smoldering bedroom eyes. The Instagram ideal beauty standard is embodied […]

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Dave Treadway Dead: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Instagram/Dave Treadway Dave Treadway pictured in July 2018. Dave Treadway, the legendary Canadian freeskier, died on April 15 after a fall at Rhododendron Mountain close to Pemberton in British Columbia. His death was confirmed in a post on the skier’s official website that read, “April 16, 2019: We’ve learned that Dave Treadway, an incredible skier […]

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What the Media Get Wrong About the Goldwater Rule

Whenever I read an article about someone diagnosing a person from afar, inevitably the journalist will mention the “Goldwater rule.” This is an ethical guideline created by the American Psychiatric Association in 1973 in reaction to a claim that arose from a magazine article that surveyed psychiatrists about presidential candidate Barry Goldwater’s mental health. Journalists […]

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