Pussy Riot's Masha Alyokhina Arrested While Occupying Christmas Ball

Pussy Riot's Masha Alyokhina was one of 100 people detained after a protest in central Moscow Tuesday night. At the time of the arrest, Alyokhina was one of about 20 activists who were occupying a "giant Christmas ball" near the Red Square. Despite subzero temperatures, the activists spent most of the night in the… » 12/31/14 12:50pm 12/31/14 12:50pm

Moscow Police Are Seeking Masked Men After a Violent Attack on a Gay Bar

On Friday, police in Moscow were searching for about two dozen masked men who'd stormed into one of the city's most popular gay bars on Thursday, Coming Out Day, and brutalized several patrons, mostly women. According to the New York Times, more than ten people were injured, including three women and a man who all had… » 10/14/12 5:00pm 10/14/12 5:00pm

People Really Want Madonna to Stand Up for Pussy Riot This Week in…

All those fretful onlookers worried that members of the punk collective Pussy Riot will be locked away in prison for seven years have turned their attention to Madonna, who will give a concert in Moscow this week and who some observers believe will offer a strong show of support to the jailed punk rockers. It would… » 8/05/12 2:30pm 8/05/12 2:30pm

Is Marie Claire Taking Over Elle's Sloppy Project Runway Seconds?

  • More rumored changes for The Greatest Show On Earth, Project Runway: Season 6 of the show, the first to be broadcast on Lifetime, may feature "More Than A Pretty Face" magazine Marie Claire in lieu of Elle as the affiliated fashion magazine sponsor. [WWD, 1st item]
  • Whoah: Are New York Times fashion critic Cathy Horyn…
  • » 5/05/08 11:30am 5/05/08 11:30am

Stella McCartney Adds Sporty Spice To Fashion Show

  • Yup, we're still bitter about not being at London Fashion Week. The Stella McCartney for Adidas show was held at an amusement park at which the models and guests frolicked, playing mini-golf and eating hot dogs. [Vogue UK]
  • OMG. David Beckham is rumored to be designing the costumes for the Spice Girl Tour. OMG. [Vogue…
  • » 9/21/07 10:00am 9/21/07 10:00am

Ralph Lauren Marks D-Day With Lobster, Cologne

  • All-American fashion designer Ralph Lauren celebrated the anniversary of D-Day this week in a manner that was pretty tasteful, in the way that those mango-sized logos are tasteful...
  • ...which is to say, ahem, "utterly gauche actually", because we studied French literary theory and are total snobs about things like…
  • » 6/08/07 10:25am 6/08/07 10:25am