Shannan Click is a famous model. She’s walked for Miu Miu, Prada, Alexander McQueen. She’s been photographed by Steven Meisel and Patrick Demarchelier. She’s been in a Burberry campaign. She’s been in a lot of campaigns. Her work deserves respect. And yet, when it comes to posing for this year’s Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue? She tells TheGloss not so much. More
No matter how much a celebrity is buffered by PR people, yes-women, money, status, and success, I imagine that being publicly denounced as the “Least Sexy Fill-In-The-Blank” would be a tough thing for any woman to shake off.
Now, that’s never stopped men’s magazines from developing outstanding journalistic content around that critical topic. I’ve never been able to fathom a reason for it, but I guess I sort of hoped it was limited to the infamous list put out by Maxim, and notes circulated by high school sophomores.
But as it turns out, “unattractive women” lists are a bit more common than we might like More
The Daily Show‘s Olivia Munn is on the cover of this month’s Maxim. However, some people are asking that the magazine be shelved in the “adult” section (that means with the porn) instead of men’s. Though the magazine is known for their sexy photoshoots, the thing that apparently took this one too far is Munn’s see-through underwear. Which brings me to another point: why is see-through underwear a thing? More
The Gloss is super excited to be partnering with Maxim for their 2011 sex survey. Although Maxim is mostly for guys, this survey is ladies-only. Why? Because it’s up to you to tell men what they need to know. Womens’ … More
The City star and Whitney Eve-designer Whitney Port slinked around in a bondage-y looking set of lingerie for ladmag Maxim. What’s remarkable here isn’t the yawning gap in public image between Port and say, a real designer like Phoebe Philo or Miuccia Prada, it’s that even in sexy, slinky, bondage-y bras and panties, Whitney Port is still boring as fuck. More
Whitney Port, the painfully beige former star of The Hills and The City, is all sexed up in this month’s issue of Maxim. In the shoot, she poses in a black bondage-inspired bra and leopard print panties. And in the accompanying interview, she says that her dream is to be a Victoria’s Secret angel. More
While the other girls on Jersey Shore are getting treated like shit by their boyfriends and tanning, JWoww appears to be trying to launch her newfound fame into an actual career. Her website, www.JWoww.com, is pretty good, she’s been interviewed … More
Hugh Hefner has launched a safe for work website called The Smoking Jacket. Unlike Playboy, it’s supposed to be decidedly unserious in tone. It’s aimed at men, age 24-35. According to their editorial director, Jimmy Jellinek, “A lot of our … More
In an effort to simplify our dating lives, Maxim is bringing us flowcharts! And yes, it sort of seems… distressingly accurate. Still, don’t we all know one or two women who are not, as Karl would say “the peach of … More
In an article about judging cheerleader tryouts, Stephanie Stradley, a writer for a sports site called FanHouse, talks about how she got to be a judge for Houston Texan cheerleader tryouts a few years ago. She assumes — as would … More
Nivea with the participation of ESPN, Rolling Stone and Maxim is running a contest right now packed with all sorts of parties and entertainment. You and 3 of your friends could win the following: Dinner, a night out and BMX … More