Kim and Kanye Really Are Together, in Sickness and in Health

When you imagine classic, timeless love stories, the first couple that comes to mind probably isn’t Kim Kardashian and Kanye West. Given the number of internet rumors floating around about their relationship being a business arrangement or merely a set-up for reality television, they aren’t most people’s vision of an ideal couple. For those who … Continued


Are We Too Hard on Kanye?

Why are we fascinated by Kanye West? He has been a dominating force in the music industry ever since he released his debut album, The College Dropout, in 2003, but he’s also been the object of ridicule for stunts such as his infamous 2009 MTV Video Music Awards interruption of Taylor Swift, which launched a … Continued


When You Tell a Woman to Keep Her Clothes On, Are You Slut-Shaming?

In case you missed it amidst the chaos of the upcoming presidential election, there’s an equally epic war raging on social media about naked photos, slut shaming, and feminism. Kim Kardashian keeps putting on a Twitter strip show, posting fully or partially nude photos of herself, which has led to vocal backlash and critical comments … Continued


Dear Kim Kardashian, Topless Selfies Are Not Liberating You

Emily Ratajkowski—of “Blurred Lines” music video fame—and Kim Kardashian—of, well, fame fame—posed together last week for a dual topless selfie that blew up the internet. “We are more than just our bodies,” Ratajkowski captioned the photo, “but that doesn’t mean we have to be shamed for them or our sexuality.” In other words, two young … Continued


Why We Love to Spot Celebrity Photoshop Fails

Social media has created a monster, I mean, a massive increase in the number of images of themselves that celebrities make available to their adoring public. But in the past few years, that public has proven itself quick to shift from adoration to outrage when it feels it has been duped by what it sees. … Continued

Celebrities, Culture

Celebrity Princess Bride

In case you blinked and missed it, Mariah Carey got divorced and engaged in the last 4 nanoseconds. And you’re going to have to blink a few times to fully take in her giant rock. The 35-carat piece of bling is, to quote the Huffington Post, “completely insane.” So is Carey’s delusional notion that she is embarking on … Continued