Child Actress Syndrome
It was looking, for a moment, like we were headed to a weekend spent watching Driving Miss Daisy, The Shawshank Redemption, and March of the Penguins: Twitter was abuzz with news that Morgan Freeman had died. But thankfully, the tweets of his demise were greatly exaggerated; instead, it was a fake retweet of a CNN Read More
ROUND 'EM UP
In the season finale of the fourth season of Gossip Girl, Blair Waldorf banishes the character of Jenny Humphrey from the island of Manhattan, thus instigating her retreat from the Upper East Side enclave of entitlement that she once found herself on the cusp of breaching. Gossip Girl is a work of art that life Read More
- The Tim Gunn/Taylor Momsen feud is a modern-day allegory of all that is useful and benevolent in the universe vs. all that is vapid and destructive.
- This is visual. Just look at it and appreciate the fact that it lends new meaning to “tea party.”
- As if Read More
It wouldn’t be Grey’s Anatomy without some (more) backstage drama. Actor T.R. Knight, who threatened to quit last year because of a lack of screen time, might finally get granted safe passage off the show. Entertainment Weekly’s Michael Ausiello reported yesterday that (spoiler alert!) Mr. Knight’s character, George, will Read More
On Sunday, Taylor Momsen will be on the cover of Page Six Magazine and so the craze over the precocious, unnervingly grown-up 15-year-old continues. But in the piece, Ms. Momsen is intent on letting the public know that she is, in fact, very mature when it comes to her career and approaches Read More
Chef David Bouley forced his maitre’d to turn Lou Reed away from his new restaurant because he was wearing jeans and sneakers. [Eater]
Now that Taylor Momsen and Chace Crawford have been spotted making out, we’re starting to think all these Gossip Girl hook-ups are some kind of PR ploy. [Read More
We celebrated 20 (or 40, depending on how you’re counting) years of Vera Wang‘s career at the opening of her Soho store.
Michael Bloomberg and Lauren Bush agreed on recyling strategies at the UNICEF Snowflake Ball at Cipriani.
The Reader screenwriter David Hare told us he preferred Kate Winslet to Nicole Kidman Read More
Last night, at the opening of The Annex, a SoHo satellite of Cleveland’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the Daily Transom found itself on the red carpet with Gossip Girl Taylor Momsen; later that evening, Debbie Harry of Blondie and Dave Mason from Traffic were to perform.
"Blondie like changed my Read More
Before Penn Badgely acquired his sarcastic smirk, before Leighton Meester had a stylist, before Blake Lively’s breasts became the lead characters on Gossip Girl, before Taylor Momsen‘s ’80s glam hair, and before Ed Westwick mastered the Chuck Face, the young actors on the CW show were, shall we say, not quite as polished.
Digging Read More