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The Time Your Summer Fling Ended in Disaster The Time Your Summer Fling Ended in Disaster

It was 87 degrees and humid here in New York City on Monday, and I was not prepared. That is much too hot for spring. Then I looked at a calendar—June is next week. June.

Ed Sheeran, Chance the Rapper, and PnB Rock Will Not Make Your Ears Bleed

If I have to hear this, fine: Ed Sheeran feat. Chance the Rapper and PnB Rock, “Cross Me” - I don’t particularly care for Ed Sheeran, save the one song he sings that’s good for weddings, but for some reason, this song is... fine? I’ve listened to it on repeat in order to fully immerse myself for this blurb and have…

Is This Shoe OK? The Demonia-Brand Lolita Goth Platform Bootie Is This Shoe OK? The Demonia-Brand Lolita Goth Platform Bootie

Welcome to Is This Shoe OK?, an infrequent column about shoes that may or may not be good, as determined by me—an authority, because I own shoes—and you, in the comments below. In today’s installment, I’m celebrating World Goth Day with some gnarly booties. Are they okay? And before you ask—yes, this is more …

I Love and Support This Pro-Choice Italian Ice I Love and Support This Pro-Choice Italian Ice

On Tuesday, one brave, heroic, resilient resident of Philadelphia out-Philadelphia’d themselves by wearing a Rita’s Italian Ice mascot costume to the abortion rights protest held near city hall. They were simply doing their due diligence—as a person who believes in human rights; who recognizes the unequivocally…

The Bachelor's Chris Soules Will Pay $2.5 Million to the Family of Veteran in Wrongful Death Lawsuit The Bachelor's Chris Soules Will Pay $2.5 Million to the Family of Veteran in Wrongful Death Lawsuit

Former Bachelor star Chris Soules was arrested and charged with leaving the scene of an accident where a death occurred in 2017. He claimed he did not flee the scene, in which his pickup truck allegedly rear-ended a John Deere tractor, killing the tractor’s driver, 66-year-old veteran Kenneth Mosher. As of this week, …

Lauren Salzman Says Being a NXIVM 'Slave' Was 'The Most Painful Thing I Have Ever Experienced' Lauren Salzman Says Being a NXIVM 'Slave' Was 'The Most Painful Thing I Have Ever Experienced'

The NXIVM trial has now entered its third week, and, as expected, the specifics of the cult run by leader Keith Raniere have become progressively harrowing. On Monday, Lauren Salzman—daughter of NXIVM President Nancy Salzman and high-ranking member of the cult wing DOS (her official title was “first-line master,” or…

Kim Kardashian Would Like to Speak to Your Manager, Please Kim Kardashian Would Like to Speak to Your Manager, Please

Breaking news: Kim Kardashian West has some mystery beef with Jack in the Box, the U.S. fast-food chain largely located on the West Coast, in the Southwest and Midwest. They have burgers and tacos. It’s pretty delicious.

James Charles Just Made Some Great Points James Charles Just Made Some Great Points

YouTubers James Charles and Tati Westbrook, who’ve been hashing it out in the most public and petty way imaginable, still haven’t resolved their issues. But now it looks like Charles could be in the right? What a sister scandal twist!

Justin Bieber Ruins Iceland Justin Bieber Ruins Iceland

According to a new report from the Associated Press, Iceland’s Fjadrárgljúfur canyon has been closed to visitors because it simply cannot sustain anymore guests... and Justin Bieber is to blame.

The Petty Way You Betrayed a Friend The Petty Way You Betrayed a Friend

This week, YouTuber drama grew so large and so petty, it finally inched its perfectly FaceTuned mug into real celebrity tabloid headlines. Beauty guru James Charles and his makeup mentor Tati Westbrook got into it after Westbrook posted a long video explaining all the ways Charles’s sucks, which James retaliated by …

Dionne Warwick and Krayzie Bone Make Beautiful Music Together

It sure is: Halsey, “Nightmare” - Uh, Halsey is the Paul Revere of the impending nu-metal revival. Who knew? Stylistically, “Nightmare” is her take on rap-rock (where rock is defined by, I don’t know, the guitar-less offerings of Twenty One Pilots.) It’s interesting to see a vintage genre defined by machismo and…

Lavish, Aspirational, And Totally Fake Lavish, Aspirational, And Totally Fake

Last month, 28-year-old veteran YouTuber Gabbie Hanna did what most Influencers tend to do in April—she went to Coachella and documented her luxurious adventure on her Instagram. She posted daily photographs of herself adorned in colorful wigs, fashionable fits and V.I.P wristbands in various corners of the festival…

Tati Westbrook to America: Leave James Charles Alone!!! Tati Westbrook to America: Leave James Charles Alone!!!

The Beauty guru YouTube beef between James Charles and Tati Westbrook maybe isn’t exactly the gift that keeps on giving, but it’s certainly the reality TV show that just won’t end.

Former NXIVM Member Testifies Keith Raniere Was 'Trying to Break' Allison Mack Former NXIVM Member Testifies Keith Raniere Was 'Trying to Break' Allison Mack

It’s been two weeks since the NXIVM trial began, and with each new testimony against leader Keith Raniere, details of abuse therein have become increasingly grim.

The Cast of Jersey Shore Reunite to Pay the Situation's Out of Control Prison Bod a Visit The Cast of Jersey Shore Reunite to Pay the Situation's Out of Control Prison Bod a Visit

Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino, who is currently serving an eight-month sentence for tax evasion in Otisville, New York, received a surprise visit from his fellow Jersey Shore family, Ronnie Ortiz-Magro, Jenni “JWoww” Farley, Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi, Deena Cortese, and his wife, Lauren Sorrentino. It’s a nice…

Let's See How Sister James Charles's Empire Is Holding Up Let's See How Sister James Charles's Empire Is Holding Up

Somehow it has been less than a week since Beauty YouTube exploded over the kerfuffle surrounding influencers James Charles and Tati Westbrook. In that time, Westbrook has nearly doubled her subscriber count (5.9 million to 10 million at time of publishing this blog) and Charles has bled out 3 million (16.5 to 13.4…

Paris Hilton Says Lindsay Lohan Is 'Beyond... Lame and Embarrassing' Paris Hilton Says Lindsay Lohan Is 'Beyond... Lame and Embarrassing'

While paying a visit to the only nighttime talk show that matters, Andy Cohen’s Watch What Happens Live, Paris Hilton played “Plead the Fifth,” a game in which celebrities are asked controversial questions, and of which they can only skip one. Seeing as Hilton is a bajillionaire with nothing to lose who could and…

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