Sandra Bullock Promotes “Gravity” at Venice Film Fest as New Poster Hits the Web!

Heading back for some much-deserved down time, Sandra Bullock was spotted making her way to her hotel in Venice, Italy on Friday (August 30). Just in time for all of the promotional duties ahead, a new poster for the 49-year-old’s new movie “Gravity” has just hit the web! In the flick, Bullock plays Dr. Ryan Stone, a brilliant medical engineer on her first shuttle mission, along with veteran astronaut Matt Kowalsky (George Clooney). He’s in command of his last flight before retiring. But here’s Read more […]


An Appreciation of Seamus Heaney’s Translation of Beowulf

I started reading Seamus Heaney’s Beowulf on the way to my first cross-country meet in 8th grade. I didn’t know anything about the story—I didn’t even know that the language printed on the other side of the English translation was even a form of English at all. What was a Beowulf? Why did my parents’ friend think this was a good birthday present? Much later, I would learn that Heaney, a contemporary Irish poet, achieved no small measure of literary stardom with his translation of the Old Read more […]


Khloe Kardashian Sweats her Stress Away at the Gym

Sweating out her stress, Khloe Kardashian made her way to the gym in Woodland Hills, California on Thursday (August 29). The youngest Kardashian sister covered up in a black hooded sweatshirt, gray tank top, and cropped black leggings as she headed inside. With recent reports about husband Lamar Odom’s alleged substance abuse issues and infidelity, the 29-year-old lashed out on Twitter, posting, “Really hard to sit here and listen to people talk sh-t about my family! F–k you and shame on you! Read more […]


Doutzen Kroes in British Vogue September 2013: I’m A Big French Fry Girl

She’s known for her gorgeous figure and healthy lifestyle, and now Doutzen Kroes is revealing her dieting secrets in the September 2013 issue of British Vogue. During her Q&A session with the publication, the Victoria’s Secret beauty offered advice on how to keep a healthy body while traveling and admitted her major food temptation. Check out a few highlights from Miss Kroes’ interview below. For more, be sure to visit British Vogue! On eating right while on the road: “The hardest part Read more […]


Naomi Watts Talks Turning Down “Diana” Role Twice

It can be daunting to play a figure so close to the hearts of millions, which is why Naomi Watts turned down the role of Princess Diana twice before agreeing to star in the biopic. Speaking about the decision, the “Diana” star told the UK’s Sunday Times, “I was a bit torn. I do care deeply about how the princes feels, of course. I am a mum of two boys.” Still anxious after boarding the project, the 44-year-old actress shared, “There was actually quite an eerie moment in London when I did see Read more […]


Lady Gaga Steps Out in Bra-Baring Unitard

Continuing to show off her bizarre wardrobe choices, Lady Gaga stepped out in New York City on Monday night (August 26). Sticking with her always original fashion ensembles, the Mother Monster exited her luxe Big Apple hotel wearing a unitard that openly showed off her lacy black bra. In other news, Gaga is known for sticking up for equal rights and equality in general, and last night at the MTV Video Music Awards she stepped up to the plate for boy band One Direction. After getting booed when they Read more […]