Controversies and Scandals

Victoria Secret's 'Perfect Body' Campaign Draws Heavy Criticism

October 30th, 2014 11:55am EDT
Victoria Secret's 'Perfect Body' Campaign Draws Heavy Criticism
Three students from Leed's University in the United Kingdom has challenged the biggest manufacturer of women's lingere about their latest campaign, "The Perfect Body."

Frances Black, Gabriella Kountourides, and Laura Ferris were at the mall when they saw a poster of three physically fit models with the tag line "The Perfect Body." The three girls were outraged at the store's unrealistic depiction of what women should look like and they began an online petition asking the company to ammend the campaign.

"We would like Victoria’s Secret to change the wording on their advertisements for thei...
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Google Threatened With $100 Million Lawsuit For Not Removing Celebs' Hacked Nude Photos

October 2nd, 2014 10:24am EDT
Jennifer Lawrence
Lawyers representing over a dozen female celebrities, models and athletes whose personal nude photos were hacked and released online in what hackers termed "the fappening" has lashed out at Google execs and threatened a huge lawsuit against them if the search engine doesn't pull links to sites that host the images from its index.

Hollywood attorney Marty Singer sent a letter to Google's Larry Page and Sergey Brin, among others, and accused them of "making millions and profiting from the victimizatoin of women."

Singer called the behavior "blatantly unethical" and has threatened to sue for...
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Kendra Wilkinson Opens Up About Hank Baskett's Transsexual Cheating Scandal

September 26th, 2014 6:37pm EDT
Kendra Wilkinson and Hank Baskett
Kendra Wilkinson has finally opened up about husband Hank Baskett's alleged cheating scandal with a transgender model.

The reality star is "determined" to save her marriage in the wake of claims from YouTube model Ava Sabrina London that she had sexual contact with Baskett earlier this year. London told her side of the tory to the National Enquirer and even took a polygraph test to prove that she was telling the truth.

The 29-year-old has now gone on the record, explaining that she had some very hard decisions to make despite Hank's adamant denial of the allegations.

"My agent calls, ask...
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Miss America Kira Kazantsev Denies Getting Kicked Out Of Hofstra University Sorority For Vicious Hazing

September 23rd, 2014 5:30pm EDT
Kira Kazantsev
Miss America 2015 winner Kira Kazantsev has come under fire just over a week after winning her crown.

The beauty queen apparently has a dark side, according to Jezebel.com, which reports that she and a friend were kicked out of Hofstra University's Alpha Phi sorority in early 2013 for the abusive hazing of pledges.

A source told the website that the honors student, who is fluent in three languages, made life a "living hell" for the sorority's new recruits by calling them names, pointing out their physical flaws and making them do tasks that would leave them exausted and bruised. Jezebel's...
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Celebrity Nude Photo Hackers Warn Emma Watson: 'You Are Next' Following Feminism Speech

September 23rd, 2014 12:04pm EDT
Emma Watson
"Harry Potter" star Emma Watson has been warned by hackers that in a few days time they'll be releasing nude photos of her online.

Following the release of two batches of nude personal photos of such stars as Jennifer Lawrence and Kaley Cuoco Sweeting, the latest coming over this past weekend, a new website called "Emma You Are Next" was created on Sunday, September 21 by some sickos planning to release stolen images of the actress.

The website features a blurred red carpet photo with Watson's face the only one in focus along with a countdown clock showing just under four days (at publica...
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5 Musicians Experiencing A Horrible 2014 (With Bonus Tracks!)

September 17th, 2014 4:00pm EDT
5 Musicians Experiencing A Horrible 2014 (With Bonus Tracks!)
Not everybody is having a swell 2014. Some people are searching for employment, grieving over a loved one, or dealing with the heartbreak of a relationship. Others – those creatures called musicians – are dealing with some of the same things, not to mention flopped albums and a boatload of controversy. Here are five musicians experiencing a horrible 2014, with three honorable ‘bonus tracks’ thrown in.

1) Robin Thicke

It should take an army to beat Justin Bieber at the coveted top spot, but Robin Thicke has it “signed, sealed, and delivered” following nothing short of a dreadful yea...
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7 Celebrities Who Had a Public Meltdown But Are Now Better Than Ever

September 14th, 2014 1:07pm EDT
Britney Spears
Celebrities spend a lot of time trying to control their image in the media. But no matter how many carefully worded press releases get issued or how many glossy magazine cover photo spreads get printed, it doesn't change the fact that our favorite celebs are just as human as the rest of us. And sometimes they crack under the pressure of the bright lights.

And while we love watching the high and mighty fall, it's well established that our society also have a soft spot for the comeback story. Here are 7 of our favorite stars who had public meltdowns but have made it back to the big time.

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10 Reasons Why Miley Cyrus Is A Hot Mess!

September 13th, 2014 4:00pm EDT
10 Reasons Why Miley Cyrus Is A Hot Mess!
Keeping it short and sweet, if one were to search for the words crazy, ludicrous, or insane in the dictionary, likely, a picture of Miley Cyrus would serve as an example. Hey, you could even throw twerking onto that list! Yes, Ms. Cyrus is nothing short of ‘something else,’ whatever that may be. The behavior that has traveled along the pop star over the last year-plus is, well, nuts. To each his own, but this list has 10 convincing reasons why Miley Cyrus is a mess. Strike that – why Miley Cyrus is a ‘hot’ mess!

1) BANGERZ

Miley Cyrus took one gargantuan leap of faith dropping an a...
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Comedienne Joan Rivers Dies At Age 81

September 4th, 2014 4:09pm EDT
Joan Rivers
Comedienne Joan Rivers died today at the age of 81 after she was removed from life support at 1pm EST.

Melissa Rivers released a statement stating: "She passed peacefully at 1:17pm surrounded by family and close friends. My son and I would like to thank the doctors, nurses, and staff of Mount Sinai Hospital for the amazing care they provided for my mother. Cooper and I have found ourselves humbled by the outpouring of love, support, and prayers we have received from around the world. They have been heard and appreciated. My mother's greatest joy in life was to make people laugh. Although t...
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Middleton Family At War

September 1st, 2014 12:23pm EDT
Carol Middleton, Micheal Middleton
The Middleton family is at war with each other as less famous relations charge Carole of being too posh for family events at more normal Middleton households. Contrary to common belief, the Middleton family is fairly extensive and Carole is being accused of cutting her less wealthy relations out of her life as Carole flaunts her status as grandmother to the future King of England.

Despite the hype as a close family, (“thick as thieves” as a documentary described them) the Middleton family is in fact a much larger family than often portrayed, with lesser known relations who work as solicito...
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