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The Metaphysics of Kylie Cosmetics Being Sold to Coty

On Monday, Kylie Jenner sold 51 percent of her cosmetics and skin care brand to Coty for $600 million, a price tag that values the enterprise at $1.2 billion. Whether we agree that she is self-made or not — and you can argue that in many ways she is mom-made — you can’t dispute where […]

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Jaguar Bids Farewell To XJ With New Classy Collection Edition Exclusively For Americans

Jaguar has revealed the 2019 XJ Collection Special Edition, the last variant of the company’s current-gen flagship sedan which will be available exclusively to US customers. The new Jaguar XJ Collection is limited to the final 300 examples of the model, offering several unique elements that include a custom ‘XJ One of 300 Collection’ engraving […]

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Act 3 Podcast: The Mandalorian, Disney Plus and Sonic the Hedgehog

Steven Wahl and Chandler Nunnally love movies! Chandler has been stricken down with some kind of illness that has robbed him of his voice, so joining us this week is comedian Forrest Deal. We’re talking about the launch of Disney Plus. There were a few hiccups on day 1 but so far we are pretty […]

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Alicia Keys will return as host of 2020 Grammy Awards

Alicia Keys is hosting the Grammy Awards again next year. Her 2020 return for the 62nd Annual Grammys puts her in rare company after she became the first female to host the Awards in 14 years. Before that, the last woman was Queen Latifah in 2005. “At first, I did think last year was a […]

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Logan Paul. KSI. YouTube. Fight. Logan Paul. KSI. Boxing.

Boxing is no stranger to the cynical cash grab. A rapidly deteriorating Muhammad Ali lost to Trevor Berbick in the Bahamas in 1981, after which The New York Times wrote that Ali “no longer deserves to be licensed to box.” Mike Tyson fought a series of pay-per-view exhibitions against a journeyman named Corey Sanders after […]

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Hollywood Star Idris Elba To Reveal The Electric Ford Mustang-Inspired SUV

Ford will bring some Hollywood flair into the reveal of its Mustang-inspired electric SUV, announcing their partnership with movie star Idris Elba. Elba will be the one to reveal the upcoming Mustang-inspired electric SUV, which is reportedly going to adopt the Mach-E moniker, on November 17 during a special event ahead of the LA Auto […]

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Ford Restomods Jay Leno’s Classic 1968 Bronco With Shelby GT500’s 760HP Predator V8

Ford Performance in collaboration with SEMA Garage has fully restored Jay Leno’s 1968 Bronco wagon, creating at the same time one of the most understated SUVs of this year’s aftermarket show. You see, despite the classic look, Jay Leno’s Bronco is now powered by the same engine found in the 2020 Mustang GT500; the supercharged […]

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Yo, Yo, Yo, James May Has A New Sick Car And It’s Not A Ferrari

Contrary to his nickname – Captain Slow, James May loves fast cars and, particularly, Ferraris. Over the years, he has owned quite a few of them, such as the 308 GTB or 458 Speciale. His car collection also includes the marvelous Alpine A110, which is made by the resurrected Alpine brand under Renault Sport’s close […]

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Atletico Madrid Star Buys 2020 Porsche Cayenne Turbo Coupe

Spanish midfielder Jorge Resurreccion Merodio, also known as Koke, is one of Atletico Madrid’s biggest stars and one of the best soccer players in the world. Recently, he was photographed at Porsche Madrid Oeste, where he went to pick up the brand new Cayenne Turbo Coupe. We reckon that he’ll be driving the Porsche crossover […]

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What Could Come Between These Two Allies? A $100 Jar of Honey

PAENGAROA, New Zealand — Australia and New Zealand are at war. Over honey. Not just any honey, mind you — this stuff isn’t sold in plastic bear-shaped bottles. It’s manuka honey, a high-priced nectar ballyhooed by celebrities as a health and beauty elixir. (Scarlett Johansson smears it on her face; Laura Dern heals her children […]

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Alyssa Milano, Celebrity Activist for the Celebrity Presidential Age

WASHINGTON — Alyssa Milano was on Capitol Hill in a floral dress and black Dr. Marten’s combat boots, her hair pulled into a tight bun atop her head. This is the look — the bun and the boots — that her best friend, Alaa Khaled, says signals to him that “we’re in for something.” That […]

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200 Dispatches: Odd Animals, Offbeat Childhoods, Celebrity Origins and Extreme Sports

Suicidal dogs, homicidal crocodiles and très chic bees. The hometowns of Melania Trump, Stalin and the (very) remote village where Andy Warhol’s parents met. Icy marathons across Siberian lakes, bare-chested wrestling on horseback and nude badminton (in thankfully balmy weather). And let’s not forget Dutch children dropped off in the midnight woods; Finnish girls who […]

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Neiman Marcus’ New Aston Martin DBS Superleggera Was Designed By Daniel Craig

The calendar still says October, but that hasn’t stopped Neiman Marcus from unveiling their annual Christmas Book. While the catalog is filled with “nearly 800 extraordinary holiday gifts,” one definitely caught our attention. It’s a limited edition Aston Martin DBS Superleggera designed by Daniel Craig who is best known for playing James Bond. Neiman Marcus […]

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Is Rihanna’s ‘Visual Autobiography’ a Triumph or a Tease?

Rihanna has a new release. But it’s not a single, or a new Fenty collection, or another Amazon Prime underwear show. It’s a “visual autobiography,” out on Oct. 24. Just over a foot wide and about one and a third feet tall, 15 pounds and full of glossy pictures, with a few gatefolds and special […]

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Reckless Driving Cited As Reason For Crash That Injured Kevin Hart

Comedian Kevin Hart was seriously injured in a crash last month while riding in his 1970 Plymouth Barracuda.  Now, the California Highway Patrol has determined the accident was caused by reckless driving. According to NBC News, authorities determined Jared Stanton Black was driving and “quickly accelerated” while turning the vehicle. The CHP says this caused the […]

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Are ‘Closet Accounts’ the Future of Fashion Journalism?

ImageA screenshot from a post on @lorengrayoutfits, an Instagram closet account dedicated to the 17-year-old singer and beauty influencer Loren Gray. Loren Gray is a 17-year-old singer and beauty influencer. Her YouTube channel has 3.6 million subscribers. (On TikTok and Instagram, she has even more fans.) They follow her every move — the video uploads, […]

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Who the Hell Is Coleen Rooney?

WAGs, aka wives and girlfriends of sports players, are often in the tabloids for their exploits, with the women closest to British footballers bringing a disproportionate amount of drama. The extension-wearing, hard-shopping husband hunters have become aspirational to those seeking wealth, fame, and companionship from elite athletes, and the scandals that surround them are often […]

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A British Person Explains the WAG Wars

On Wednesday, Oct. 9, Americans awoke to the disheartening yet thrilling news that the celebrities had done it again — and this time it was war. The fields of battle were Twitter and Instagram, where Coleen Rooney accused Rebekah Vardy of leaking stories about her to the tabloids, and revealed that she had orchestrated a […]

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