Archive for December, 2013

As we ring in 2014 in a make a difference of hours, right away is a undiluted time to postponement and simulate on the year which was … by wasting time seeking at the Best Vines of 2013.

“Best” is a tenure used loosely in this case, of course.

Designed to widespread viral clips travelling 6 seconds or less, Vine has remade amicable media in to even some-more of an ADD-inducing haze. But a fun one!

Check out hundreds of rapid-fire highlights below!

Best Vines of 2013

From Slap camming (a some-more submissive Knockout Game) to BatDad-ing, removing strike by cars and all in between, Vine was weird, lame, waggish and embarrassing.

All at the same time. It’s similar to a microcosm for the Internet. A lot of animals and lovable small kids done the on top of montage at least, so that’s good. Everyone likes those!

As we bid adieu to 2013, check out what is substantially the the one preferred Vine (Zombie Prank) as good as the most appropriate headlines bloopers from the past twelve months. They’re classics:

Zombie Prank

News Bloopers: The Best of 2013

A brand brand new promotional print for the arriving ninth deteriorate of Keeping Up with the Kardashians has been released, and the 6 ladies have been front and center.

Three Kardashians (Kim, Khloe and Kourtney) and 3 Jenners (Kris, Kylie and Kendall) poise for the smoldering brand brand new picture compelling the being show:

Keeping Up With the Kardashians Promo Pic (Season 9)

In the shot, Khloe Kardashian shows off her 30-pound weight loss, whilst Kylie and Kendall Jenner show off their youthful, stylish and smart looks.

It’s Kim Kardashian who stands out many as usual, though, in the same white skirt she wore to the Dream For Future Africa Foundation in October.

She’ll mount out on the show as well, as her rendezvous to Kanye West will be between the featured events we’ll see fool around out commencement Jan 19.

Khloe Kardashian’s divorce from Lamar Odom, Kris and Bruce Jenner’s separation, and Kendall and Kyle entrance of age will additionally be key focal points.

Kourtney? She’ll be around, and substantially chastising Lord Disick for his standard antics, but her hold up has been the slightest funny in 2013 by comparison.

Follow this couple to watch Keeping Up With the Kardashians online to catch up on Season 8, afterwards follow the burst for a Season 9 promo and hide peek!

Keeping Up with the Kardashians Season 9 Teaser

Keeping Up With the Kardashians Season 9 Trailer

MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry is in prohibited H2O for creation jokes about Mitt Romney’s adopted, African-American grandchild on the air final weekend.

Melissa Harris-Perry: Sorry For Mocking Romneys’ Black Grandson

The comments came during a shred in which a register of comedians were riffing on important photos from the past year, and things went off the rails.

A print of the Romney family with Mitt’s ultimate grandchild, Kieran Romney, who is adopted and African-American, on Mitt’s knee, sparked laughter.

“One of these things is not similar to the others, one of these things only isn’t the same,” sang out Pia Glenn, one of Harris-Perry’s guest on the show.

Harris-Perry herself pronounced she would similar to to see the “gorgeous” kid and North West, daughter of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, get tied together a little day.

“Can you suppose Mitt Romney and Kanye West as in-laws?” she said.

This assumingly inconsistent steer had everyone on-screen giggling, but the capper was supposing by stand up comic Dean Obeidallah, who quipped:

“It sums up the farrago of the Republican Party and the [Republican National Committee], where they have the total gathering and they find the one black person.”

While the imagery of Mitt and ‘Ye as in-laws is flattering hilarious, regulating a kid of a open figure in a domestic poke (pertaining to competition no less) is in flattering bad taste.

Conservative blogger Caleb Howe wrote, “He’s not a kid adopted by amatory relatives rebuilt to yield him with a improved hold up in gripping with the family’s values.”

“Nope. He’s only a token. A punchline, not a person.”

Sarah Palin was some-more pointed, writing, “Holy unbelievable. The false revolutionary lamestream media should be abashed by each caring, child-loving American.”

Incredibly, this wasn’t only an off-the-cuff remark. The shred was pre-planned, withdrawal conservatives angry which someone suspicion this was a great idea.

With Phil Robertson returning to Duck Dynasty, the media seized on this ultimate left-right debate and the displeasure taking flight opposite the MSNBC host.

Harris-Perry apologized this morning, Tweeting, “I am sorry. Without advance booking or qualification. I swallow ones pride to the Romney family #MHPapology”

Yes … she appears to have combined a hold of self-promotion in the form of which silly hashtag to an reparation which differently would’ve sounded sincere.

Compared to her guests, though, she was officious contrite. Pia Glenn apologized to family groups with adoptive young kids but shielded herself vociferously.

Dean Obeidallah, meanwhile, apologized to the baby if the baby was offended, afterwards went on the offensive, observant which the right is only as insensitive.

“I’ll swallow ones pride to the Romneys but not the wing nuts,” Obeidallah writes in a Daily Beast column Tuesday patrician “Confessions of a Romney Baby Bully.”

And the 24/7 political/media wars raged on in to 2014 …

Not everyone loves Taylor Swift, at slightest in Rhode Island. Neighbors have been reportedly dissapoint over work she’s carrying finished on the seawall outward of her mansion.

The 24-year-old is rebuilding a hulk stone wall outward of her beachfront Westerly, R.I., estate, which a little observers contend will right divided intrude on a open beach.

An perspective mainstay in The Day (New London, Conn.) claims the building a total was being finished on a “public” beach but a singular assent from the town.

Taylor Swift Angers Neighbors With Sea Wall Construction

Spokeswoman Laura Dwyer of the Rhode Island Coastal Resources Management Council begs to differ, however, fortifying the singer’s actions.

Dwyer tells the The Westerly Sun (R.I.) which the “revetment repair” is kosher, will not bushel beach entrance and which correct permits were obtained.

“It all proposed during [Hurricane] Sandy,” Dwyer explained of the work being finished at Taylor’s residence. “The wall postulated repairs during Sandy.”

Permits were released to Swift for repairs on the wall (replacing vulnerable rocks and resettling existent rocks), which the CRMC confirms is “a available activity.”

Nor will this someway retard Westerly’s East Beach. “There contingency be entrance at all times [during and after construction],” Dwyer said. “We done certain of that.”

Westerly’s Director of Planning, Code Enforcement and Grant Administration, Amy Grzybowski, reliable which locale officials have been wakeful of the construction.

This comes on the heels of neighbors griping about Swift with comments like, “It was bad sufficient when she changed in, but to hurt a partial of the locale for all of us?”

“This is a total brand brand new turn of hate.”

A brand brand new turn of HATE, people.

Surfers in the area additionally explain building a total at Taylor’s palace is messing with the call mangle in Westerly, in further to receiving divided beach access.

Taylor’s stay is austere which the correct permits have been performed and which the locale essentially asked her to move a little rocks behind to her skill line.

In any case, Swift’s fans (like Laney Brown), friends (like Selena Gomez and Demi Lovato on FaceTime) and alternative neighbors appear to similar to her more.

She was only declared 2013 Tennessean of the Year. Doesn’t demeanour similar to she’ll take home 2014 Rhode Islander of the Year … those critical New Englanders.

Anderson Cooper tweeted a topless print of his crony and New Year’s Eve co-host Kathy Griffin, fooling around which it might be what she wears this evening.

The CNN celebrity joked which the comedienne “just sent me this print of her outfit for New Year’s Eve. She’s kidding, right? Please discuss it me she is.”

We can’t verbalise to which … but this is what you get when you send Anderson Cooper selfies with no tip on. Instant Internet infamy. Mental note made.

  • Kathy Griffin Topless
  • Anderson Cooper and Kathy Griffin

If she’s gonna get exposed tonight on CNN, where she’s hosted New Year’s Eve live with Cooper given 2007, Griffin will be face to face with oppressive conditions.

She’s been Tweeting about the fundamentally cold continue she’ll be confronting in Times Square from 9:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. ET: “Let the pap frozen begin!”

The unfiltered Griffin has proven to be the undiluted comedic foil for the straight-laced Cooper, who is essentially a superb publisher in the correct setting.

Griffin mostly respect Cooper’s looks with questions like, “How do you not only glance in the counterpart all day and wish yourself since you’re so gorgeous?”

She’s additionally joked about examination his “balls drop” at midnight (topical fool around on difference there) and has even unnatural giving Cooper verbal sex on live television.

In alternative words, balance in tonight … at slightest during commercials as you wait for for Miley Cyrus to do something violent on ABC’s Dick Clark’s Rockin’ Eve.

Katie Holmes wowed onlookers in a prohibited pinkish swim suit yesterday, shower up the object and lounging by Dawson’s Creek a pool in Miami with Suri Cruise.

The 35-year-old singer is now laying low on eighth month with her seven-year-old daughter and was seen in the colourful two-piece by the pool.

Katie Holmes Bikini Pics

Katie, who is single, seemed calm to flog it with her small girl.

Suri Cruise was tighten by, spending time with friends and putting in service her ballet moves, blissfully unknowingly which mother is the theme of unconstrained fascination.

Holmes is now filming a purpose in the movies instrumentation of the novel The Giver to one side Taylor Swift, Meryl Streep, Jeff Bridges, and Alexander Skarsgard.

It’s her personal hold up which has dominated headlines, however.

Ever given she tied together and subsequently separate from the world’s greatest movie star, Tom Cruise, Holmes has been well known as most for which as for acting.

Recently, when Tom sued a publication publishing house for claiming he deserted Suri whilst in the surrounded by of divorcing Katie, a series of things came to light.

Specifically, Cruise certified in a deposition which Katie’s concerns of Scientology were between the reasons she blindsided him with a divorce filing.

Following a torrent of accusations per Britney Spears mouth syncing in Vegas, the star is right away being criticized for faking her abs as well. Yes, her abs.

Photos from opening night of Spears’ “Piece of Me” gig at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino show her in a little petty outfits. No warn there.

The getups were so revealing, however, which fans got a long, tough demeanour at Britney Spears, and a little questioned if the singer’s abs were the genuine thing.

Exhibit A: This print posted by Brit herself on Instagram:

Britney Spears: Fake Abs?

Some critics were discerning to consternation if (or only leave snarky comments saying as fact) her stone tough abs had been embellished on. Which it does kinda demeanour like.

Defenders remarkable which performers mostly make use of heavier physique makeup privately for the stage, where the splendid lights lend towards to have a wash-out effect.

Hayley Hoover of beauty blog The Gloss cites Kim Kardashian as an e.g. of a luminary who uses contouring, shading, and makeup magic.

While Britney Spears “is of course beautiful and super fit,” she observes. “You can’t design her to arise up seeking as rock-hard as a Twilight vampire.”

Makeup or no makeup, feign abs or genuine abs, and vocals or lip-syncing, there’s 0 disbelief Britney looks extraordinary and is operative tough on which stage.

Her trainer, Tony Martinez, pronounced which Spears has been you do “hardcore” Olympic-style precision in credentials for the dance-heavy 90-minute shows.

Katy Perry was not impressed, but Miley Cyrus and Selena Gomez were, and she sole out her opening night at slightest … so looks similar to it’s profitable off?

You be the judge, THGers. Check out a little videos from her “Piece of Me” Las Vegas spectacular and see the real/fake abs/vocals for yourself:

  • Britney Spears – Toxic (Piece of Me Opening Night)
  • Britney Spears – Work Bitch (Piece of Me Opening Night)
  • Britney Spears – Till the World Ends (Piece of Me Opening Night)
  • Britney Spears – Do Something (Piece of Me Opening Night)
  • Britney Spears – Circus (Piece of Me Opening Night)
  • Miley Cyrus Dances to Britney Spears

Was Joyce Giraud extolling the virtues of eating disorders on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills final night? Maybe not intentionally, or overtly, but …

“You can never be as good thin, as good abounding or as good sexy,” she said.

Too thin?

Joyce Giraud: Not a Fan of Brandi Glanville

The criticism on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills Season 4 Episode 9 didn’t lay good with Brandi Glanville, who slammed the former beauty queen.

“Joyce observant you never be as good thin unequivocally worried me, since in actuality you can,” co-star and visit ring partner Brandi wrote on her Bravo blog.

“Young women have sufficient problems with eating disorders similar to anorexia and bulimia … [to have a beauty queen] continue which one can never be to thin is only wrong.”

The line appeared to hurl off Giraud’s tongue, which is infrequently informed to her show “tagline,” which she has formerly claimed producers done her say.

“I think we will begin to see a little some-more of the former Miss Puerto Rico’s loyal colors entrance out,” Brandi Glanville combined per the comment.

“I think which Joyce might have a problem. Maybe instead of focusing on what she thinks my issues are, she should take a closer demeanour at herself and her own issues.”

Brandi Glanville Kind of Apologizes For Racist Joke

Another co-star, Carlton Gebbia, additionally vented on her blog:

“Joyce, did you only censure others for your tab line? Girls out there have been dangerously anorexic. So approbation you can be as good thin, if you’re compelling anorexia. Be responsible. Wrong message.”

Giraud attempted to travel behind and urge her comment.

“I am some-more than wakeful how extraneous this allude to is, but it is used some-more as a using wisecrack in Beverly Hills than taken seriously,” she wrote on Monday night.

“Finally you can see where my ‘tagline’ came from.”

“Trust me if I could, I would love to take which line back! And for the record, I do hold you can be as good thin, as I am the vital e.g. of someone who was bullied for being as good thin.”

Anybody shopping her explanation/justification?

You be the judge, THGers …


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“Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner?” The small pretension of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills Season 4 Episode 9 hinted right from the begin which difficulty was brewing.

As approaching any time there’s a cooking celebration and the booze starts flowing, Brandi Glanville and Joyce Giraud clashed during an eventuality meant to combine the ladies.

And by “unite” we meant move them together to get them feuding on film. Well played, Bravo producers and Lisa Vanderpump. Bravo to all on which maneuver.

Meanwhile, Carlton took her mother-in-law to the sex emporium with her, modeled bikinis and valid which she’s some-more open about her love of sex than we knew.

Finally, Yolanda presented her father with a little voluptuous pics to symbol their seven-year anniversary, Kim went racecar pushing and Kyle’s girls attempted on clothes.

Want to see it reveal for yourself? Just click the pic of dipsomaniac Brandi next to watch The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills online from begin to finish:

Watch The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills Season 4 Episode 9

Sarah Massey, a 33-year-old Chicago woman, is creation headlines for possessing world’s greatest butts (at 7 FEET wide), and she is unapproachable of it.

Massey reportedly receives incapacity checks due to singular mobility, once burst a toilet chair due to her girth, and struggles to fit in doors or have use of seatbelts.

And yet, she says she’s happy with who she is: “I used to be ashamed, but right away I reason my conduct tall … I wish to show the universe I am unapproachable to be me.”

Somewhere, Maria Kang is prepping her subsequent Facebook tirade.

World’s Biggest Butt

While it’s worthy when a chairman is gentle with whatever distance they are, Sarah Massey doesn’t appear similar to she’s in quite great shape.

Not which that’s her error whatsoever, if you listen to her discuss it it.

“At propagandize I was teased and called Dump Truck Butt by alternative kids, but the condition is hereditary, there’s zero I can do about it,” Massey says.

“I lift this weight with me all the time, everywhere I go.”

“It’s unequivocally not fake. Big booties have been only in my blood.”

Could which presumably be true? That she’s destined to have a boundary that’s 84.5 inches around, and there is NO fighting genetics on this whatsoever?

While with regard to her self-esteem, we can’t assistance but consternation if there is assistance she could seek, be it medical, dietary nutritional, fitness-related … something.

Twerking lessons from Miley Cyrus? Her husband, who says he loves which she’s a “whole lotta woman” substantially wouldn’t complain. Just saying.

Regardless, Massey tells the Mirror (UK), “I’m perplexing to have the many of what I’ve been since and being assured about who I am creates me happy.”

“If I can enthuse others to welcome their curves and be unapproachable big, pleasing women, I would be unequivocally happy.”

Embrace their curves?

Inspiring others to be healthier and happier is a eminent idea and a great mantra for life. But it would ring some-more if she were healthier and happier, no?

Are we being as well cynical, THGers? You discuss it us: Is Sarah Massey is unequivocally lenient women and environment a great example, or only vital unhealthily?