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  • Blogs

    July 1, 2013

    When jocks try to rock: The ten worst examples of athletes making music

    Shaun White has a band. The group's called Bad Things, and it just signed a record deal with Warner Bros. White plays guitar in the outfit, and surprisingly Bad Things is, well, not bad. But White's clearly the anomaly here, as almost every other jock who has tried to rock has failed. Miserably. Her ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 29, 2013

    Director of fashion documentary Versailles '73 on the runway show that changed history

    Forty years ago, New York fashion publicist Eleanor Lambert set out to produce a runway show called Le Grand Divertissement à Versailles in 1973, a fundraising catwalk to save the dilapidated Palace of Versailles in France. But the fashion show -- which positioned American designers Oscar de la Ren ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2011

    The Rock knew early about bin Laden's death; hey, at least it wasn't Charlie Sheen

    For The Rock's eyes only.​Last week, we got the news that Osama bin Laden had been killed and shortly thereafter, we learned that the news had leaked to a couple of people -- including actor/professional wrestler The Rock -- before the White House informed the press and public. Today, the maj ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2009

    Nicole Fox: Q&A with the Top Model winner

    Nicole strikes a pose with "Top Model" host Tyra Banks.​On Wednesday night, Louisville's own Nicole Fox was named the winner of America's Next Top Model. (Relive the season by visiting our recap archive.) That meant a day spent yesterday meeting the press -- and while she was open about sharin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 19, 2009

    Nicole Fox is the Top Model champion, my friends

    Nicole with co-finalist Laura. And now you know why Nicole won.​Louisville's Nicole Fox has looked like the sure winner of America's Next Top Model, cycle thirteen, for weeks now, and that presented a major problem for the show. How to maintain the suspense when Nicole was clearly head and sho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2009

    Top Model's Nicole can win this thing, bitches!

    Nicole is seen merging Japanese and Malagasy with fierceness.​Early on, Louisville's Nicole Fox seemed too quirky to have a real shot at taking the America's Next Top Model cycle thirteen crown. But over the past few weeks, she's become a force as unstoppable as her flame-colored hair, and her ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2009

    Top Model: Nicole is making a habit of defying the odds

    Nicole won't be taking Lara Spencer's job anytime soon.​Plenty of America's Next Top Model episodes this cycle seems designed to slow the momentum of Louisville's Nicole Fox. But somehow, she keeps winding up near the top of the photogenic heap, and last night was no exception. Within the firs ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2009

    Top Model's Nicole: Revenge of the soulless fetus

    This is what Nicole looks like when she wins. Suck on that, bitches.​It was a week of Mean Girls drama on last night's episode of America's Next Top Model, cycle thirteen, with Louisville's Nicole Fox eventually benefiting from some heavy-duty karmic payback. The episode opened with mannish-fe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2009

    Top Model: The Nicole freak show (barely) goes on

    Nicole Fox, center, kinked her neck just enough.​Reality-TV watchers know early in nearly every show who's in danger of elimination -- and during last night's episode of America's Next Top Model, Louisville's Nicole Fox found herself smack in the middle of what that great philosopher Kenny Log ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 2, 2009

    Top Model's Nicole Fox channels... Gollum?

    Nicole Fox.​Another bizarre week for Louisville's Nicole Fox, who looks bound to survive deep, deep, deep into cycle thirteen of America's Next Top Model. She wasn't at the center of the week's hyped-up drama, which involved surviving bitch Ashley and diminutive quasi-albino Erin, and she disp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 12, 2009

    Monolith 2009, Day One: Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Girl Talk, Of Montreal, the Walkmen and more

    Autovaughn, by Aaron Thackeray​ Is this thing on? We're live from Red Rocks for Day One of Year Three of Monolith, the indie-hipster-Urban-Outfitted-neon-fest that marks the end of the Colorado music-festival season. The lovely promotional folks at Madison House have moved the media tent fro ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 9, 2006

    What a Drag

    Local "ladies" put on a variety show like no other.

  • Music

    December 15, 2005

    Yule's Tide

    Searching for gems in the flood of seasonal discs.

  • Dining

    December 8, 2005


    The Cherry Cricket

  • Dining

    April 14, 2005

    Drunk of the Week

    Coyote Ugly Saloon

  • Music

    May 25, 2000

    Sounds Like Fun!

    A Bar's White Party

  • Film

    January 11, 1995