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Watch a Diverse Group of Models Administer Real Talk About Exclusion in the Fashion Industry Watch a Diverse Group of Models Administer Real Talk About Exclusion in the Fashion Industry

As we coast into another fashion month, the luster of glamour feels duller than usual, and it’s not just thanks to the past year and change of handwringing reports and think pieces about the State of the Future of Fashion Week.

The Jezebel 25: Kick-Ass and Amazing Women We Love The Jezebel 25: Kick-Ass and Amazing Women We Love

In 2007, Gawker Media launched Jezebel.com; five years and over three million readers later, we figure it's time to celebrate. But rather than toot our own horn, we decided to honor 25 game-changing women who we think embody what we're all about: names you may know, names you should know, and names you'll be hearing…

Vogue Editor Can't Be Racist, Says Vogue Editor Vogue Editor Can't Be Racist, Says Vogue Editor

Carine Roitfeld finally addressed her infamous blackface editorial: "We take risks. Painting Lara Stone in black, for example. We were accused of being racist, which was totally untrue, since I once did an entire issue on a black model." [WWD]

Hells Angels Sue Alexander McQueen For Liking Skulls Hells Angels Sue Alexander McQueen For Liking Skulls

The Hells Angels is suing Alexander McQueen and Saks Fifth Avenue for selling clothing and accessories featuring skulls. Apparently the Hells Angels believe they own skulls? We guess we wouldn't want to be the ones to tell them otherwise. [NYPost]

Tonight, A Jezebel Pretends She's A Legal Expert!

If you've ever wanted to hear yours truly impersonate a "legal expert," tonight's your chance.

Lara Stone's Breasts Nab French Vogue Cover Lara Stone's Breasts Nab French Vogue Cover

Paris Vogue's 90th anniversary issue is 622 pages. Lara Stone is, ahem, prominently featured. There's new photography from David Sims, Mert and Marcus, and Steven Klein, but the magazine also reprints archival work from the likes of Helmut Newton. [Fashionologie]

Karl Lagerfeld Can School You In Algebra, Apparently Karl Lagerfeld Can School You In Algebra, Apparently

Alexa Chung says His Kaiserness Mr. Karl, The Gloved One "is actually really easy to talk to because he knows everything. So if you're stuck you just say, 'Um, tell me about Medieval times.'" [The Cut]

Downtown Chic At Gen-Art's Film Shindig Downtown Chic At Gen-Art's Film Shindig

Given that the Gen Art Film Festival, presented by Acura's 15th Anniversary launch party, was held at at 7 For All Mankind, it's no shocker that guests dressed down — well, for stars. Denim was the order of the day!

Princeton To Teach Class On Books Written By Models Princeton To Teach Class On Books Written By Models

So this ridiculously expensive Ivy League university of which I'm sure you've heard is offering a class in model memoirs.

Naomi Campbell Speaks Out (For A Change) Naomi Campbell Speaks Out (For A Change)

Naomi Campbell: "Unfortunately, we are the same as before...People, in the panic of the recession, don't dare to put a girl of colour in their campaign, full stop. Nor of any other race. It's a shame. It's very sad." [Telegraph]

Modeling And The Tragedy Of Karen Mulder Modeling And The Tragedy Of Karen Mulder

The news that '90s supermodel Karen Mulder was arrested in Paris for making death threats to her plastic surgeon could be written off as, at worst, a punchline, or at best, the latest expression of an unbalanced woman's erratic behavior.

"Sena, Can You Grab His Cock And Twist It Real Hard." (NSFW) "Sena, Can You Grab His Cock And Twist It Real Hard." (NSFW)

Ew: "The scene: a casting with a photographer... Halfway through the meeting Sena Cech is asked to strip. She does as instructed and takes off her clothes. Then the photographer starts undressing as well." [Observer]

5 Fashion Model Blogs That Are Actually Interesting 5 Fashion Model Blogs That Are Actually Interesting

The casual observer could be forgiven for thinking that personality is making a fashion comeback just now, after years of Eastern Brazilopean clones on the runway and in the magazines.

In New Documentary Film, The Fashion Models Shoot Back

Sara Ziff — an outspoken Sasha Pivovarova double — started modeling at 14, and deferred college to model full-time. After 12 years in the industry, she's co-directed a documentary about the working lives of models.

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