Thursday, January 27, 2011 - Page 2
7:46AM Maureen OConnor | Last year, we caught Men’s Health editor Dave Zinczenko reusing covers. Turns out that’s not the only way Zinczenko recycles content: He’s been ripping other writers’ bylines off old Men’s Health articles and passing them off as his own. More »
6:12AM Brian Moylan | We were trying to determine what Lady Gaga’s forthcoming fragrance should smell like, but rumour has it she’s decided. It will supposedly smell like blood and semen. Nasty, but I guess that’s exactly what a bad romance smells like.
4:48AM Brian Moylan | Italian-American groups are using MTV’s decision to send the cast of Jersey Shore to Italy to revive their protest of the show. Really? They’re still going on about this? More »
Flotsam & Jetsam
4:40AM Hamilton Nolan | We don’t usually involve ourselves with questions sent to advice columnists, since the advice columnist genre is all used up. But as a public service, we feel compelled to address the matter of Handling Mistaken Sexy Instant Messages. More »
3:46AM Richard Lawson | Though ratings dropped 50 per cent in its second week, the much-maligned series Skins, MTV’s adaptation of a British series about drugging, sexing kids, will not be cancelled. Network execs say they’re standing by the show. Standing, awkwardly trying to hide boners.
2:45AM Maureen OConnor | Jesse James isn’t a Nazi, he’s just really “into history”, OK? Padma Lakshmi’s custody battle erupts. Jessica Simpson fights to keep an embarrassing exercise video under wraps. Wednesday’s gossip roundup comes back to bite your well-toned butt. More »
Flotsam & Jetsam
1:54AM Hamilton Nolan | American Apparel’s breakthrough new advertising strategy: pictures of comely naked women removing their panties – but drawn in pencil. This changes everything. We were wrong about you, AA. You’re practically running an art museum over there. [Copyranter]