Have you ever heard of Elena Lenina?
Neither had we, until very recently. Apparently she’s a Russian television personality/businesswoman/model, but the world will soon know her as “the woman with the craziest hair at Cannes.” That is her game; that is how names get known. More
Who doesn’t want to look like Effie Trinket? More
If you took anything away from the first Hunger Games (other than, “Fight for what you believe in!” or some nonsense) it’s likely that the costumes were not as good as you might have hoped and they yielded some stupidly overpriced merchandise. How good are the new ones in the new preview? I will try to help you decide. More
I know I got excited over Effie Trinket yesterday, but I do not care, I will be excited about Katniss Everdeen’s gown, too. I will be excited about all the Hunger Games: Catching Fire gowns forever. Look at Jennifer Lawwrence in … More
I don’t really understand why the costume designers in the Hunger Games keep putting Effie Trinket (Elizabeth Banks) in such bizarrely ugly outfits. Look at this new one: More
Jennifer Lawrence better be having the time of her life, because it’s remarkably hard to land a Best Actress Oscar and America’s heart at exactly the same moment–her current ubiquity (and humor and charm) are the reason we’re making her this week’s Style Icon. More
We would totally forgive her for it, though. More
Rmember when magazine covers didn’t look like various oil paintings fashioned into a crude collage? More
Jennifer Lawrence was photographer by Tim Walker in a variety of bird-like ensembles for W magazine. More
Last week, we talked to Cherry Petenbrink , who designed the wigs for The Hunger Games about how to dye your hair subtly and sensibly. For our readers who hate things that are subtle and sensible, we wanted to offer … More
Only the richest fans proceed! More
I know what you think. You think it’s going to be Katniss. No. It’s not. You’re wrong. Katniss is a stupid name. It sounds like “Catnip.” It sounds so much like catnip that this is a nickname that presents in the Hunger Games. Everyone realizes that’s ridiculous. BOOK PEOPLE realize that is ridiculous.
It’s also not Peeta. Come on. It sounds like someone didn’t know how to spell “Pete.” More
Hah, I tricked you with this picture/title! Every time I crush an in-office mutiny, I think, “wow, President Snow, what a guy.” More
The main reason I go to the gym lately is because I think about how quickly I would die in the Hunger Games. More