Sallie Mae Publicly Shamed For Harassing A Dead Law Student's Family

Thanks to heavily lobbied-for changes to laws governing debt collection, student loans don't vanish after the loan holders declare bankruptcy. Nor do they vanish when the loan holder dies. Some loan companies have policies in place that erase student debt accrued by a deceased person; others do not. And the ones that… »1/16/14 6:30pm1/16/14 6:30pm


Rooney Mara's Nipple Piercing Was Strategically Placed

Director David Fincher tells EW: "Rooney's a beautiful girl… She can look like Audrey Hepburn — but she can also look like a boy. So we'd decide where we wanted to put the stud through her eyebrow by asking, ‘Where is it going to be most in the way? Where is the most distracting place?'" And: "We had to be really sure… »12/30/11 10:45am12/30/11 10:45am

Hollywood Walk Of Fame Sadly Lacking In Minorities

Today, Shakira becomes the first Colombian to get her name on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Sure, the whole thing is kind of a racket — when the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce "honors" you with a star, it also requires you to cough up a $30,000 "sponsorship fee" — but considering that The Walk Of Fame is one of the most… »11/08/11 7:45pm11/08/11 7:45pm