Topic: Eddie Cibrian

Fashion Disasters: Brandi Glanville Needs Your Attention More Than Usual

Fashion Disasters: Brandi Glanville Needs Your Attention More Than Usual

There’s kind of a fine line with accusing someone (especially a woman) of dressing for attention. Something about it really rubs us the wrong way–shouldn’t people (especially women) be able to dress for themselves? If a woman is wearing a mini-skirt, can’t it just be because she likes it? The sentiment echoes barbaric ideas about women and gender and sexuality and we all know there’s enough of those in the world already. Why contribute?

On the other side of that line exists people like Brandi Granville. More »

Should ‘Immoral’ Celebrities Be Banned from Magazine Covers?

Should 'Immoral' Celebrities Be Banned from Magazine Covers?

This October 2009 issue of Shape magazine featured singer LeAnn Rimes on the cover. In the last few years, Rimes has been more famous for starting an affair with actor Eddie Cibrian while he was still married than she has for her music. As a result, many readers emailed and sent letters to Shape, complaining that Rimes shouldn’t be “glorified” for her choices and “rewarded” by appearing on the cover of a national magazine (well, a magazine that isn’t a tabloid, I guess). Shape’s Editor In Chief, Valerie Latona sent the following email to people who complained: More »