Actor Patrick Swayze Dies

CNN reports: Patrick Swayze, whose good looks and sympathetic performances in films such as "Dirty Dancing" and "Ghost" made him a romantic idol to millions, died Monday. He was 57. Swayze died of pancreatic cancer, his publicist, Annett Wolf, told CNN. Swayze's doctor, Dr. George Fisher, revealed in early March 2008 that Swayze was suffering from the disease. ...more

RIP Patrick, you will be missed. more

Get Inspired by Fashion Week

It's fall -- time to update your closet! And it's fashion week, which means that it's hard not to think about what you might buy. I'm seeing lots of interesting things on the runway for spring: Metallic clutches, for one, and crisp, origami-inspired detailing, and far too many harem pants (let's just say goodbye to the MC Hammer look, please). In keeping with the still-slow retail economy, the looks are conservative and sleek; sportswear is in while evening wear is out. ...more

The iphone app sounds amazing! I'm downloading it ... more

New York Fashion Week: The Hot Blogger Nail Trend

There's a hot trend going around the hard-working bloggers and PR girls of New York Fashion Week: the Calgel manicure. ...more

I never heard of Calgel but it sounds pretty interesting. I would definately try ... more

Beyonce Gives Taylor Swift Back Her Moment on the MTV VMAs

Last night, a bright, beautiful, black woman took the stage in New York and won the hearts and minds of an audience by being extremely classy. No, I'm not talking about Serena Williams--though she too was at the MTV Video Music Awards.  I'm talking about Beyonce, she of "All the single ladies, all the single ladies...." fame. ...more

Kanye is a big nuisance. So proud of B for giving Taylor Swift her moment ... more

Hello everyone, I'm new to blogher

Hi, I live up in the mountains of Colorado and just started blogging a few months ago.  I escaped from Chicago and the news business about 15 yrs. ago, to live the peaceful life.  I missed writing so I decided to try my hand at blogging. I really love it. ...more

Hi! it's nice to meet you! I'm new too - Colorado sounds amazing! ... more

If you love to shop, you'll love me.

Hi everyone. I'm The Possessionista, a tongue in cheek look at the art of the shopaholic. I spend much too much time Googling celebrity clothes, and tracking down normal people on the street and asking them where they get their clothes/shoes/jewelry. In real life, I'm a former publicist, celebrity obsessed shopaholic that is using this blog as my last ditch attempt to save money, before my husband stages and Intervention and enrolls me in SA (shoppers anonymous.)   XO The Possessionista  ...more

Hahahaha I love you already! Nice to meet you!


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