HollisBackGirl: Someone's Sister Is The Cat's Meow

Okay, I don't care if this comes off as tooting one's (2 degrees of separation) horn, but Dodai's awesome sister Hollis was on television this morning, and I just had to make a clip of it. See, Hollis is a newly-minted veterinarian (dream job!) and she is concerned about the glut of cats (young and old) in New York… » 7/31/08 4:00pm 7/31/08 4:00pm

A Year In The Life Of An Overworked, Much-Appreciated Jezebel Editor

Longtime readers may recall that, one year ago today, Jezebel caused a ruckus with our publication of that ridiculously-retouched Faith Hill Redbook cover. (More on that can be found here.) They may also recall that July 16, 2007 was also the first day of Dodai Stewart's tenure as a Jezebel all-star. Looking back, I… » 7/16/08 1:00pm 7/16/08 1:00pm

This Fall, We'll All Be Flappers On Acid In French Boarding Schools

New York Fashion Week kicked off on Friday at the tents in Bryant Park, and in the ensuing three days, plenty of big-name designers have given us their vision of what women can look forward to, sartorially that is, once winter passes, summer swelters, and the chill sets in again. Designers as disparate as Diane von… » 2/04/08 10:30am 2/04/08 10:30am

The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show: Awfully Pretty Or Pretty Awful?

The Victoria's Secret fashion show is basically a drag performance. But the most phenomenally over-the-top one you can imagine, from the garish skivvies (which no real woman will ever wear) to the sets (which put the Radio City Christmas Spectacular to shame) to the audience (packed with celebrities and smarmy older… » 11/16/07 2:00pm 11/16/07 2:00pm

First Impressions: Someone Left A Drag Queen Out In The Rain At…

Who: Assorted drag queens (seen at left).
What: The Spring/Summer '08 show for Heatherette, the line by former club kids Richie Rich and Traver Rains known for its bright, shredded, bedazzled, fucked-up separates and dresses.
Where: NYC's Gotham Hall.
When: Now. After the jump, we check in with Dodai, who is being… » 9/11/07 5:20pm 9/11/07 5:20pm

First Impressions: Betsey Johnson Show Looks Like "A Bistro In A French…

Who: MisShapes harpy Leigh Lezark; Nigel Barker.
What: The Spring/Summer '08 collection of Betsey Johnson (seen at left), the eternal teenager famous for her florals, animal prints, baby-dolls, and platforms.
Where: NYC's Bryant Park.
When: Now. After the jump, we check in with Dodai, who braved a literal downpour to… » 9/11/07 2:30pm 9/11/07 2:30pm

First Impressions: Hot Guys & Star Jones At Tracy Reese Show

Dodai is over at the Tracy Reese show with "standing room priority" status. Hope she gets in! Here's what's happening there so far: 11:15: "No one needs to be told this, but Nigel Barker is all-caps HOT!". 11:16: "I saw Angela Davis Jr I think. Doesn't she have a huge blonde fro?" 11:18: "Star Jones in the house." … » 9/07/07 11:20am 9/07/07 11:20am