Meryl Streep Goes Into Labor While Reading Traffic Report

Meryl Streep stopped by The Ellen Show yesterday to talk about all the amazing things she's been doing lately (everything Meryl Streep does is amazing, by the way. She probably blinks better than the rest of us). Unfortunately, Ellen missed the opportunity to have Streep teach the audience how to expertly fling coats… »1/18/14 11:30am1/18/14 11:30am


Chris Colfer Publishes Novel, Makes You Realize What You Could Have Done At 22 If You Hadn't Been Hungover

We've lost count of how many "threats" Glee star Chris Colfer is at this point: dancing, singing, acting, onscreen ascot-wearing, a 2011 Time Magazine Influential Person, and now novel-writing. Sextuple threat? The Golden Globe winner and two-time Emmy nominee's debut novel, a fantasy called The Land of Stories: The… »7/17/12 9:00am7/17/12 9:00am

Taylor Armstrong Tried to Pay Off Lawsuit Settlement With Fake Birkin Bags

After her husband Russell committed suicide last year, Taylor Armstrong inherited the financial mess he left behind, which included a major lawsuit from a company from which he allegedly defrauded $1.5 million. Taylor has finally settled the case out of court and, having little liquid assets, was required to turn over… »6/14/12 11:55am6/14/12 11:55am

Fearing for Its Life, Courtney Love’s Twitter Account Apologizes to Frances Bean Cobain

It's probably safe to say that Courtney Love is no longer part of our physical world — she's been zapped into the internet and is now a disembodied consciousness, able to communicate only through Twitter, 140 frustrating characters at a time, like Brainiac in the Superman comics...or so I've heard from people who read… »4/15/12 11:00am4/15/12 11:00am

Some of Taylor Armstrong's Abuse Allegations Just Don't Add Up

Now that she's on her book tour for her memoir, Hiding From Reality: My Story of Love, Loss and Finding the Courage Within, that was released Tuesday—perfectly timed to coincide with The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills reunion shows—Taylor Armstrong has been telling her tale of her troubled marriage to her late… »2/07/12 5:30pm2/07/12 5:30pm

Beverly Hills Reunion Reveals Russell Armstrong Was a Total Asshole

There's no way The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills could have a reunion show without confronting the dead, abusive elephant in the room: Russell Armstrong. The women were asked about their reactions to his suicide, and whether or not they ever witnessed him abusing his wife Taylor. While none of them actually saw… »1/31/12 6:15pm1/31/12 6:15pm

The Sad Tell-All Tale of Taylor Armstrong's Violent Marriage

The new issue of Us Magazine contains an excerpt of Hiding From Reality, the new book written by Real Housewives Of Beverly Hills cast member Taylor Armstrong. Reading about her late husband's cruelty, abuse, and assaults in Taylor's own words is absolutely heartbreaking. In fact, the Us story is titled, "I Thought He… »1/26/12 1:00pm1/26/12 1:00pm

Real Housewives: The World's Most Uncomfortable Limo Ride

Was anyone else concerned that Taylor Armstrong got the shit beat out of her after that elaborate "You can't come into our party" scene on last night's episode? It's understandable that the rest of the Housewives didn't want to be around Russell after he threatened to sue one of them for saying—on camera—that he… »1/03/12 3:00pm1/03/12 3:00pm

Christ, The Real Housewives Posthumous Footage Of Russell Armstrong Is Unbearable

Last night, Real Housewives Of Beverly Hills, 90210 took a very ugly turn. When we found out that Russell Armstrong took his own life — and that Bravo would be airing almost everything that led up to that event — I was torn. Torn because these housewives had swiftly become my favorite and because it seemed indecent… »12/20/11 4:50pm12/20/11 4:50pm

The Night Bravo's Real Housewives Turned Into Basic Cable Softcore Porn

Last night's Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, 90210 featured the bachelorette party for Lisa Vanderpump's daughter Pandora and like any sensible group of women on such a night would do, they flew to Vegas and saw a Chippendale's show. (I know, I was surprised that it took this many seasons of this many housewife… »12/13/11 4:00pm12/13/11 4:00pm

A Fucked-Up Front Row Seat To Taylor And Russell Armstrong's Marriage Counseling

We knew it was coming, and here it is: Russell and Taylor Armstrong's marriage counseling sessions, now served up for your macabre pleasure. It's pretty much what you would expect, and by that I mean it's incredibly depressing and it will make you feel like a gross peeping tom staring at a trainwreck. »11/29/11 4:25pm11/29/11 4:25pm

The Saddest Rodeo-Themed Kiddie Party That Ever Was

Last night's installment of the Real Housewives Of Beverly Hills, 90210 featured a birthday party for Taylor Armstrong's daughter, Kennedy. Taylor pulled out all the stops for a rodeo-themed bash, complete with a mechanical bull (start 'em early, right?). Yet no party, no birthday present, and definitely no song… »11/22/11 3:20pm11/22/11 3:20pm

Housewives Stop Dancing Around Armstrong Abuse

Last night's episode of The Real Housewives Of Beverly Hills, 90210 was especially heartbreaking — and may as well have been titled "The Undoing Of Taylor Armstrong's Marriage And Sanity." We're first taken to a luncheon for an award that Taylor has been nominated for; Taylor brought her husband, Russell, and all of… »11/15/11 11:15am11/15/11 11:15am

Russell Armstrong Makes His Uncomfortable Posthumous Debut

Do you remember how you felt when you heard that Bravo would air footage of the late Russell Armstrong and his wife Taylor's deteriorating marriage in the upcoming season of The Real Housewives Of Beverly Hills? Well, whether you reacted with disgust, morbid curiosity, or simple felt not-so-fresh, last night was the… »11/01/11 2:50pm11/01/11 2:50pm

Taylor Armstrong Believes Her Husband Might Have Killed Her If It Weren’t For Real Housewives

Taylor Armstrong says that if the Real Housewives cameras weren't a constant presence in her home she might've died at the hands of her late husband, Russell. "There was a storm happening in my life that was very separate from a camera being there," she said. "If the cameras were not in my life, there's a good chance… »10/18/11 9:00am10/18/11 9:00am