Now that Democrats have retaken the House, a debate that had previously been theoretical fodder for midterm campaigns has become very real: should Nancy Pelosi reclaim her position as speaker of the House?
Did you know that Sotheby’s, as part of an auction that takes place tomorrow in Geneva, had some of Marie Antoinette’s remaining jewels on display in right here New York City, and that visitors could even touch them? I did not, and consequently, I’m going to be angry at myself forever.
It comes as no surprise that Sydney Pollack’s Amazing Grace is 87 minutes of sheer excellence. The long-lost movie captured the recording of Aretha Franklin’s landmark 1972 live gospel album Amazing Grace and remained unreleased (due to sound issues and then litigation on the part of Franklin) until its Monday…
In a recent interview with WNYC podcast Nancy, Transparent showrunner Jill Soloway spoke about mishandling claims of sexual harassment on set and how their desire to protect the Amazon series initially superseded their desire to protect the women who came forward.
In news unsurprising to anyone who’s had a period or given serious consideration to people who have periods: menstruation and pregnancy tracking apps ignore a wide range of reproductive and sexual health needs while focusing on more marketable ones, like pregnancy. There’s money to be made in such surveillance. (The…
Remember the time Patricia Arquette made Meryl Streep stand up at the Oscar and shout “Yes! Yes!” by talking about ending the gender pay gap in Hollywood? That was over four years ago, and producers are still giving Arquette poor deals and finding new and creative ways to pay her less than her male co-stars.
Feast your eyes upon almost 19 karats of nearly flawless diamond. It’s very shiny.
After an apparent gap since John Kelly first instituted it in April, the president now has “policy time” back on his schedule:
This week, newly elected members of Congress are in Washington, DC, for freshman orientation and look who came together like a crossover superhero franchise except for progressive women who want Medicare for All: Minnesota’s Ilhan Omar, Massachusetts’s Ayanna Pressley, Michigan’s Rashida Tlaib, and New York’s …
“Well, when the world blows up, I hope I go down dancing!” Gloria Bell says cheerfully in the trailer for the new movie of the same name, out in March 2019.
Michelle Obama, who is currently making the press rounds promoting her new book Becoming, appears to be sporting a flashier engagement ring recently. Michelle’s old ring was a tasteful solitaire set in yellow gold, with a simple gold wedding band to match. The new ring is white gold and square, or emerald cut. As the…
Good morning, everything is fine! I’m sipping some delicious coffee, I just ate a nice breakfast burrito, and I just read that UFOs were spotted off the coast of Ireland.
Last week, Victoria’s Secret CMO Ed Razek casually told Vogue that the chain lingerie store doesn’t market to plus-size women, opting instead to “market who they sell to.” “I don’t think we can be all things to all customers,” Razek said. “It is a specialty business; it isn’t a department store.”
Gearing up for what it seems will be yet another awkward, protracted firing, President Trump has told advisers that he intends to get rid of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen. This could happen anytime within the next few weeks or, sooner! Who can say!
As multiple fires continue to ravage California, devouring homes and taking lives, Sandra Bullock has donated $100,000 to a local chapter of the humane society tasked with rescuing the animal victims of the blazes.
Arizona’s deeply contentious Senate race has been called in favor of Democrat Kyrsten Sinema, who beat out Republican Martha McSally for retiring Jeff Flake’s seat by a margin of tens of thousands of votes.
Lorde is pretty steamed about what she says is the theft of her stage design—specifically, a large, floating glass box—by Kanye West and Kid Cudi for their new project, Kids See Ghosts. In an Instagram story, she wrote,