As the self-proclaimed queen of garbage chic, Ke$ha is not the first person you’d expect to see on the cover of a high fashion glossy like V. Nonetheless, she’s the cover story of the summer 2012 “Americana” issue, which I enjoyed reading as I actually think Ke$ha’s pretty okay. I’m not a huge fan of her music, but she seems to have a sense of humor about herself and an impish impulse to undercut the traditional “sexy pop star” archetype at every turn, which seems vaguely subversive in a way that’s age appropriate for her teen fans. As such, she (and her makeup artist) managed to take the majestic flag of our great nation and transmogrify it into something vaguely crass, kitschy and Juggalo-esque, demonstrating the ultimate hollowness of the American dream, or something. More
Here’s some weird and disturbing news: apparently Tila Tequila was attacked with bottles, stones and firecrackers when she went onstage to perform at a concert called “Gathering of the Juggalos.” Juggalos, in case you didn’t know (I didn’t) are what … More
The dating world is really tough for people who like to listen to horro-core music while wearing the make-up of Marcel Marceau. Really, really hard. Until now!
Lara Stone got married this weekend! She looked beautiful. Maybe not as beautiful as this absolutely terrifying clown bride, though! In fact, the tastefulness of Lara’s own wedding reminded us how we envision our own special day. We envision it … More