Marilyn Monroe

15 of the Best Hotels Near Grand Central Station

Midtown East is a working neighborhood -- and we mean that in the sense that it’s filled to the brim with office buildings and men and women in …

Hotels

One of the Most Famous Movie Robots of All Time Just Sold for $5.4 Million

Long before robots like R2-D2 or the Terminator hit the silver screen, a 1956 movie called <i>Forbidden Planet</i> featured a humanoid automaton that, in all …

As JFK theories linger, assassination buffs dig for gold in new files

It’s a beautiful blue-sky afternoon at Dealey Plaza, which is bad news for Mark A. Oakes.<p>Four days a week, Oakes hauls folding tables and easels …

JFK Assassination

Paul Stanley Calls Marilyn Manson 'Pathetic' for Covering Charles

Paul Stanley has struck out against Marilyn Manson, calling the shock rocker "pathetic" for sharing a link to where he covers a song by the infamous …

Crime

Writer Roundtable: Jordan Peele, Aaron Sorkin and More Explain Why the Job Feels Like "Exorcising a Demon"

Scribes behind six of the season's most unusual scripts — including Darren Aronofsky, Anthony McCarten, Emily V. Gordon and Fatih Akin — reveal the …

Jordan Peele

'You look amazing' – Miley Cyrus stuns fans in glittery gown as she flirts with Blake Shelton

Pop sensation returned to her famous red chair on The Voice last night (20 November).<p>She went through a famous rebellious stage when she cut all her …

Miley Cyrus

Robot From ‘Forbidden Planet’ Breaks Auction Records

Last week, a painting by Leonardo da Vinci shattered auction records. On Tuesday, that distinction belonged to a robot named Robby.<p>The seven-foot-tall robot, which appeared in the 1956 film “Forbidden Planet,” sold for $5.375 million with fees at Bonhams New York as part of a TCM auction. It broke …

Canadian Humour

Kim Kardashian's New App Let's You Shop The Clothes You See People Wear On Instagram

You could slide into their DMs and ask them where they got it, we suppose, or you could save yourself the trouble with <b>Kim Kardashian</b>'s ~genius~ new …

Kim Kardashian

Orpheum celebrates 90 years of cutting a rug in Vancouver

Low ticket sales just wouldn’t do in Ivan Ackery’s world.<p>The principal manager of the Orpheum back when it was a movie theatre, Ackery worried about …

Design in the Desert: Seeing behind closed doors at Palm Springs Modernism Week

“That one shows this neighbourhood, if you look closely.” I was standing in the living room of a house high up in Palm Springs’ Little Tuscany neighbourhood, talking to artist Lynda Keeler who was guiding me through a geometric painting on the wall. My eyes momentarily drifted to the right, through …

Louis Vuitton

9 Greatest Movies to Watch Just for the Clothes

Photo: Amazon.ca<p>This classic opens with KT Tunsell’s pop hit “Suddenly I See,” be-bopping in the background while all those beautiful women get ready …

Lifestyle (Canada)

Perfect pups and cool cats outshine Hollywood stars at Citizens for Animal Protection Gala

Harry Potter, Mary Poppins, Marilyn Monroe and a certain Mother of Dragons were among the famous faces at the Citizens for Animal Protection Gala …

Houston

John Oliver Joked About Charlie Rose's On-Air 'Sexual Tension' Before the New Allegations

Allegations of inappropriate workplace behavior by Charlie Rose, broken Monday afternoon by the Washington <i>Post</i>, are startling and dismaying in and of …

Entertainment

The Best Airport Beauty Looks of All Time, From Kendall Jenner to Marilyn Monroe

Amid the hustle and bustle this holiday season, as thousands of travelers dash to catch a flight en route to celebrate with family and friends, there’s rarely time to give one’s airport style more than a momentary thought. Harried travelers must keep luggage tags in mind and travel documents …

Fashion

Marilyn Manson mourned after Charles Manson dies

Charles Manson was a convicted killer, a known white supremacist and the leader of one of the most infamous cults in American history. So why did it …

Cleveland

‘Get it off!’ Holly Willoughby cries out as HUGE snake lifts up her skirt live on This Morning

<b>Holly Willoughby</b> was left terrified during Monday’s <b>This Morning</b>, as a huge snake managed to wrap itself around her legs.<p>During a segment on the …

Holly Willoughby

The High Fashion Robe Is This Season's Most Comfortable Red Carpet Trend

Spa-worthy towels optional<p>Question: What's more luxurious than lounging around in a pristine, fluffy white robe? Answer: rocking said fluffy white …

Fashion (UK)

Forbidden Planet robot sets price record for auctioned film prop

“Robby the Robot”, the seven-foot tall creature featured in the 1956 science fiction film <i>Forbidden Planet</i>, sold at auction for US$5.375 million, a …

News (China)

Out-of-this-world Star Wars mural unveiled by forklift truck driver who had never picked up a paintbrush - Mirror Online

A former forklift truck driver has swapped wooden pallets for an artist's pallet to make an incredible Star Wars mural.<p>Karl Hewitt decided to film …

Audrey Hepburn

Style Notes: Marilyn Monroe's Earrings Net Record Sale at Auction; Kim Kardashian Parts Ways With Assistant

In case you missed it.<p><b>Marilyn Monroe's Earrings Sold for $112,500 at Auction</b> [<i>Pret-a-Reporter</i> Inbox]<p>Marilyn Monroe's gold plated earrings, designed …

Cindy Crawford

The art of the erotic: what sexy pictures say about us

The yearning to create is so forceful that it makes perfect sense that many artists equate the act of creation with the libido. Every sweep of charcoal, every stroke of paint and every strike of the chisel is imbued with desire. It is the shortest of steps from the compulsion to originate art to …

Art

Charles Manson Is Dead, but Hollywood Isn’t Done with Him Yet

From the upcoming Quentin Tarantino movie to American Horror Story’s most recent season and beyond, Manson has always been a topic of fascination.<p>Charles Manson, the murderous cult leader whose heinous plots shocked the world in the late 1960s, died on Sunday during a hospital stay in Kern County, …

Quentin Tarantino

Kendra Wilkinson Rushed To Hospital, Las Vegas Shows Canceled

Former Playboy Playmate Kendra Wilkinson announced on Twitter that she was in pain and is being rushed to the hospital. Here’s everything we know on …

Hugh Hefner

Tina Brown: When 'Crazed' Jackie O Came to Dinner With Claws Out

While editing ‘Vanity Fair’ in the ’80s and ’90s, Daily Beast founder Tina Brown confided some of her best dish to her now published diary, including …

Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

12 More Viral Photos That Were Totally Fake

We've been debunking fake photos at Gizmodo since 2013, but in the year 2017, the fakes seem to be spreading online faster than ever. Here are just a …

Technology (Australia)

Someone Paid $2,400 For A 12-Year-Old Slice Of Donald and Melania Trump's Wedding Cake

Let them eat (stale) cake.<p>Twelve years ago, President Donald Trump married Melania Krauss in a quaint, million-dollar wedding at his Mar-a-Lago …

Donald Trump

22 Conspiracy Theory Lists That Will Make You Question Everything

Me after reading these: Nothing is real.

UFOs

Senior Couples Try the 36 Questions That Lead to Love

In 2015, the writer Mandy Len Catron invited Modern Love readers to join her in an experiment. First, find someone you’d like to know better — ideally, a person you view as a romantic prospect. Then, ask each other a series of increasingly intimate questions and see where the experience takes the …

Fashion

Marilyn Monroe’s Diamonds Are Up for Grabs and We Know How to Get Them

As Marilyn Monroe famously proclaimed in <i>Gentlemen Prefer Blondes</i>, “diamonds are a girl’s best friend.” Now, thanks to Julien’s Auctions, you can snag the very same diamonds she sang about in the film, along with several other stunning old Hollywood baubles, with pieces going to the highest …

This is How Angry Men React to Women's Stories of Abuse

"A lot of these stories are about grown men exposing themselves to women when they were children."<p>We seem to be living in a golden age of “learning about men whipping their penises out in horrible ways.”<p>Last week we learned that Louis C.K. made female comedians, some of whom he was working with, …

Feminism