“Not bad for a lad from Liverpool who arrived with five bob in his pocket.” As strip-club impresario Paul Raymond in Michael Winterbottom’s film The Look of Love, Steve Coogan says this line more than once.
Michael Amir Williams, former assistant to Michael Jackson, has filed a lawsuit with the late singer’s estate claiming lost wages due to the untimely death of the beloved superstar. A Disgrace to the King of Pop’s Memory? Michael Jackson’s former assistant is delusional if he thinks he’ll win his new lawsuit against AEG […]
Reality TV star Kim Kardashian, who is famed for her voluptuous figure, says she has learnt to deal with so much attention being given to her body. The 32-year-old socialite launches her new fashion range here, reported online media. “I am really glad to be able to promote a healthy, natural body shape, eating well […]
Child bride, Courtney Stodden, made her reality TV debut last night. And… Of course there was controversy and tension. Couples Therapy Courtney Stodden made her reality TV debut last night on VH1’s “Couples Therapy” — and she immediately caused controversy. The teen bride, who was 17 when they filmed the show, and her […]
There’s a very thin line between being thrilled and being terrified, and Candice Feiring saw both emotions on her son’s face.
It is half an hour before showtime, and Oprah Winfrey is a lake of calm amid the gusts of activity around her.
They have arrived like a new immigrant wave in male America. They may be cops, judges, military officers, telephone linemen, cab drivers, pipefitters, editors, business executives—or mothers and housewives, but not quite the same subordinate creatures they were before
A healthy social life may be as good for your long-term health as avoiding cigarettes, according to a massive research review released Tuesday by the journal PLoS Medicine. Researchers at Brigham Young University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill pooled data from 148 studies on health outcomes and social relationships every research paper on the topic they could find, involving more than 300,000 men and women across the developed world and found that those with poor social connections had on average 50% higher odds of death in the study’s follow-up period than people with more robust social ties
The Get-Your-Man-to-Marry-You Plan: Buying the Cow in the Age of Free MilkBy Lori Uscher-PinesSt. Martin’s Press; 196 pp
Professor Michael Wesch should be flattered. A cultural anthropologist at Kansas State University, over the past few years he’s received a hundred-plus requests from people around the world eager to enroll in the school’s graduate program for “digital ethnography,” a subject that he’s known for.