Ella Yelich-O’Connor aka Lorde, shot by James K Lowe. In today’s over-saturated pop world, it’s just as easy to become a fan of a musical artist by osmosis as it is to discover something that you believe has merit and listening to it intently because you think there’s something there that deserves your attention. By that I mean you can start liking just about anything if you hear it enough, so if you sit there listening to the radio all day long, you’ll no doubt love any number of songs or artists simply because you’ve heard them so much. WeClick to Continue!
1. Three intelligent, successful, well-spoken, intellectually intimidating and militantly pro-women’s rights ladies came over to my house on Sunday to watch the premiere of the TV show Girls. I made a comment/joke about how one of the female characters had an extraordinarily comical body and it went down like the Hindenberg, except with more flames. As did my attempt to liken my joke to a similar thing I might say about Will Ferrell’s extraordinarily comical body. But what really sealed my fate was when I accused them of being reverse sexists. Or was it when I told them to quitClick to Continue!
bennadel.com Christian Bale called LA radio station KROQ FM a few hours ago to make a public apology for his recently leaked onset tantrum. In the apology, Bale pleaded with fans to understand his position: “I am embarrassed by it, and I regret it, and I ask everybody to sit down and ask themselves: have they ever had a bad day, and have they ever lost their temper and really regretted it immensely?” I don’t think there’s any excuse for losing one’s temper to that extent, but I have to say I feel sorry for the guy – there’s nothingClick to Continue!