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Amy Schumer's Casting In The 'Barbie' Movie Caused A Fat-Shaming Backlash

Just a couple days ago it was announced that Amy Schumer had signed on to star in the upcoming live-action Barbie movie, with a plot that mirrors the brand's recent efforts to, you know, get up to speed with our ever-changing society and increasingly progressive views (though, we're still flummoxed that ideas like non-pink accessories are forward-thinking). In the past year, we've seen feminist advertisements from Mattel showing girls imagining themselves in an array of careers through playing with their Barbies, we've seen Game Developer Barbie, sporting a laptop that actually has working coding language, and now, we're seeing a Barbie live-action remake, complete with a promising storyline…








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'Last Tango In Paris' Director Admits To Planning Non-Consensual Rape Scene With French Actress

Bernardo Bertolucci, the Italian director behind Last Tango in Paris, has come under fire for comments he made in a video recently unearthed by Elle. In the clip, Bertolucci admits that he and actor Marlon Brando conspired to shoot the film's infamous rape scene where a stick of butter is used as lubricant without telling actress Maria Schnieder—who was 19 at the time—what they were planning…


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Get Your Chace Crawford Fix In The Spooky 'Eloise' Trailer

It's been a minute since we've seen Chace Crawford, the genetically gifted heartthrob who burst onto the scene as Nate Archibald in The CW's beloved teen soap Gossip Girl. Crawford's IMDB page reveals that he's been working steadily since the show wrapped up in 2012, most notably as the lead in ABC's short-lived series Blood and Oil…


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6 Amazing Books To Read This December

Well, congratulations everybody, it seems like we've almost made it through this roller coaster of a year (and by roller coaster I don't mean, like, some gently sloping ride which leads to shouts of laughter and delight, I mean more like a terror-inducing hellscape that we may or may not survive). Seeing as how there's only one month left in 2016, some of the best possible advice I can give anyone involves steering clear of social media noise and cable news pundits (although as a responsible citizen of the world, that doesn't mean you should avoid well-reported news from respected print and online outlets)…

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Lady Gaga Rocked A $1 Million Hat At The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

Lady Gaga's trademark hat—the one she's been rocking for pretty much the entire Joanne album cycle—got a major upgrade for her recent performance at the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show. When the world watches Gaga rock the runway on Monday (the show itself was taped last week), she'll be sporting what might go down as the most expensive hat ever made…


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13 Pieces Of Turquoise Jewelry For December Birthdays

November is over, which means sunny citrine is no longer ruling as this month’s birthstone and that it’s time for something new (and blue) to step in. For those born in December, there’s a choice between three different—yet equally stunning—birthstones: zircon, tanzanite, and turquoise…



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Cailin Russo is "Hot As Hell" in The Brand's Latest Video

Hot As Hell has always been a NYLONshop favorite, with clothing that's carefree and fun, but also eco-friendly. By joining other designers in skipping the traditional lookbook and putting out a short film to showcase the new collection instead, the brand gives us a wider glimpse into the aesthetic behind the designs this season…