Karrine Steffans On Kim Kardashian, Amber Rose and Shaking 'Superhead'

Many women spend their lives trying to maintain a good reputation—but what happens when that’s not possible? I spoke with former video model-cum-Confessions of a Video Vixen novelist Karrine Steffans and asked her if it was possible to outgrow labels like “ho” or “Superhead.” Her response was complicated.
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I Don't Have Friends—I Got a Franchise: Growing Up Fast and Furious

When the first Fast and Furious movie was released, I was a 14-year-old in ruby-colored Roxy shorts who didn’t think about anything but Paul Walker, Blink-182, and surfing. I’d obviously never been surfing or even seen the Pacific Ocean, but I really identified with the laid-back SoCal beach vibes sold to me in the … »4/02/15 3:56pm4/02/15 3:56pm

Ice Cube Says He Was 'Robbed' by Paul Walker at the MTV Movie Awards

Alas, MTV hath done Ice Cube a great disservice. Mr. Cube believes that he and Kevin Hart should have won "Best Onscreen Duo" at last night's MTV Movie Awards for their work in Ride Along, which is a movie about two guys and one of them is worried and the other one has a car. But instead, Cube and Hart were cruelly… »4/14/14 8:00pm4/14/14 8:00pm

Katy Perry's trap-pop-grime-house track "Dark Horse" has hit number one on the Billboard s

Katy Perry's trap-pop-grime-house track "Dark Horse" has hit number one on the Billboard singles chart. There's speculation she has the Grammys to thank, but I think she owes a debt of gratitude to Vin Diesel's epic performance art, which has half a million views and counting. There's no going back. »1/29/14 5:50pm1/29/14 5:50pm

Here's Vin Diesel Dancing Alone to Beyoncé for Seven Minutes

Earlier this morning, huggable pile of bowling balls Vin Diesel posted a 7-minute-long video to Facebook that featured him lip syncing/singing to Katy Perry's "Dark Horse" and dancing to Beyoncé's "Drunk In Love" with no further explanation. It's truly a great moment in internet — nay, human — history. »1/28/14 10:25am1/28/14 10:25am

Hilaria Thomas, Alec Baldwin's Wife, Sued For 'Emotionally Upsetting' Yoga Class

Alec Baldwin's yoga instructor wife Hilaria Baldwin née Thomas, who's been teaching at Manhattan's Yoga Vida since 2005, is being sued by a 32-year-old Yale Ph.D. candidate and HuffPo blogger named Spencer Wolfe, who cites an overcrowded class, her' "negligence" and her request that students "perform a dangerous… »2/16/13 11:30am2/16/13 11:30am

Here's Vin Diesel Singing Rihanna's 'Stay' and Making It Ten Times More Depressing

"Stay" is already a sad song, and Rihanna's moody tub-soaking video (plus, imagining that it's about Chris Brown) makes it seem even more tragic. But when what happens when Vin Diesel puts on a pair of ripped jeans, grabs a mic, stands in front of a blank wall and sings along to a projected image of the video? This… »2/15/13 3:30pm2/15/13 3:30pm