Kendrick Lamar will bring “DAMN.” – a roving pop-up shop named after his latest album – to Philadelphia next week.
The rapper’s collection of hats, hoodies and T-shirts will take over UBIQ, a footwear and apparel boutique located at 1509 Walnut St., between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 19th – the same day Lamar will perform at the Wells Fargo Center. Read more »
Thursday, July 6, 2017.
Today is Kevin Hart’s birthday. It’s also Philly’s first Official Kevin Hart Day.
Back in March, we told you that City Council deemed July 6th a holiday for the actor/comedian/”ambassador for the City of Philadelphia,” per City Councilman David Oh. Read more »
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With news that Chuck Barris has died, we delved into the archives to find this amusing interview that Barris did with former Philly Mag writer Richard Rys. Read more »
Ellen DeGeneres will apparently shut down Walnut Street on Wednesday afternoon. Read more »
You make it, we’ll buy it. | Images via iStock   
There are some people who become famous for their products (or infamous, like Doe Deere of Limecrime
, or Chaz Dean of Wen
). And then there are famous people who jump into the consumer goods world because, well, they can
. Slap a famous name on something and people eat it up. Case in point: George Foreman grills
. Would the world ever buy over 100 million units
of oversized panini presses if not for the famous boxer? I’ll be over here trying to figure out that mystery while George Foreman lives the lavish life on your dollar.
My point is, sometimes we are all suckers for a celebrity product, whether it’s a mini grill or, say, the Kylie Jenner lip gloss I’m currently obsessed with. There’s something about a name brand that makes you say “Wait…I need that,” and celebs are well aware. Regardless of whether we’re being taken advantage of, we still buy celeb products (though we hate to admit it). Here are the celebrity products we’re embarrassed to love: Read more »
Remember when nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence and other celebrities were leaked on the Internet back in 2014? Those photos were part of a massive celebrity photo hack known as The Fappening, and now the feds have identified a man from this area as one of the hackers behind it. Read more »
An antique shop in Beverly Hills is looking to unload a creepy looking Bill Cosby sculpture that it acquired from a wax museum in Belgium. The “Buy It Now” price for the “magnificent” life-size figure is $9,500. The sale was brought to the world’s attention thanks to comedian Neil Hamburger, who tweeted this to his 85,000 followers:
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She’s free! Real Housewives of New Jersey‘s Teresa Giudice walked out of prison this morning after famously serving nearly a year for bankruptcy fraud. She got out a little earlier than her 15-month sentence for good behavior.
Unsurprisingly, the reality star barely got past the grounds before the paparazzi started flashing their cameras. People magazine shared the first series of photos as as she drove away from Federal Correctional Institution in Danbury, Connecticut, at around 5 am this morning.
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Teresa Giudice is getting out of prison on December 23rd, just in time to spend the holidays and New Year’s Eve with her family. The Real Housewives of New Jersey star entered the Federal Correctional Institution in Danbury, Connecticut nearly 15 months ago. She was serving time after she and her husband Joe pleaded guilty to bankruptcy fraud in March of 2014.
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First off, I apologize. This video is more than a little irritating. It shows Noel “Detail” Fisher, a music producer who’s created big hits for folks like Beyoncé (“Drunk in Love”) and Lil Wayne (“How to Love”), coming out of a club and being accosted by TMZ reporters. He’s — allegedly! — intoxicated and does some embarrassing song and dance stuff for the cameras, but there’s once instance in the clip that may be of interest to some of us in Philly.
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