Posts tagged "controversies"

More Unretouched Photos From Justin Bieber’s Calvin Klein Ad Show A Bulked Up Bulg and Arms

This won’t come as any surprise to you, but guess what?  Justin Bieber isn’t packing as much heat as his Calvin Klein ads suggest.

Instead of giving him a sock to shove in those tight little briefs like the olden days, they just digitally enhanced his dong to make it look way bigger…

By: Kendall Fisher / January 9, 2015

Justin Bieber Got a Photoshopped Happy Trail for Calvin Klein Campaign

Oopsies! Looks like Justin Bieber isn’t as manly as Calvin Klein hoped he would be…

The 20-year-old singer is all about his new CK underwear campaign, showing off tons of shirtless pics from the project including a few with shirtless model Lara Stone.

However, the “Boyfriend” crooner seems to have bee…

By: Kendall Fisher / January 8, 2015

How Justin Bieber’s Bad Boy Ways Could Make Him a Better Artist, According to Usher

A lot of people have given up on Justin Bieber following his long list of legal troubles and out-of-control behavior… But one of his biggest mentors still beliebs believes.

Usher opened up to The Guardian newspaper to explain how he thinks Bieber’s bad boy ways will make him a better artist in the…

By: Kendall Fisher / November 14, 2014

Drake Apologizes for His ‘Rolling Stone’ Twitter Tantrum

Following a Twitter tantrum in which he complained about losing the cover of Rolling Stone to Philip Seymour Hoffman, Drake has issued an apology. It’s pretty much exactly what you’d expect it to be: I apologize, no disrespect to the family, my mistake, I’m sorry, blah blah blah.

By: Robert Kessler / February 14, 2014

Miranda Kerr on Her Victoria’s Secret Twit Pic: “I Had No Idea It Was Photoshopped”

Move over, Taylor Swift. There’s another Victoria’s Secret controversy.

Miranda Kerr’s teeny tiny waist in a recent photo sent the Twitter-sphere into a tizzy over what looked liked a heavy-handed Photoshop job.

And it was retouched, only the supermodel had nothing to do with it, posting the correct photo to her…

By: Andrea Simpson / November 15, 2013

‘Elle’ Responds to Criticism over Melissa McCarthy Cover

Elle is saying not to read too much into Melissa McCarthy’s wardrobe on the cover of its Women in Hollywood issue.

By: Robert Kessler / October 17, 2013

University Removes Pendulum Statue After Kids These Days Use it for Miley Parodies

British Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli once said that “a university should be a place of light, of liberty, and of learning.” These days it is also a place for teenagers to make #viral videos: original #content designed to enhance their personal #brands. Except at Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Michigan where the modern studies of…

By: Robert Kessler / September 18, 2013

Here’s the Nazi Joke That Got Russell Brand Kicked Out of the GQ Men of the Year Awards After-Party

Don’t invite Russell Brand to your party if you can’t handle a little controversy.

Brand was given the Oracle Award at last week’s GQ UK Men of the Year Awards, but reportedly barred from entering the after-party after making some jokes about the evening’s sponsor, and tailor to Adolf Hitler, Hugo Boss.

By: Robert Kessler / September 9, 2013

Paula Deen’s Fans Are Mailing the Companies That Dropped Her Butter Wrappers Now

Fans of Paula Deen’s are organizing. Using the name Butter for Paula, a group is encouraging the TV chef’s fans to mail butter wrappers to the companies that dropped her after Deen admit to having used the n-word during a deposition. The Butter for Paula website claims “a company without Paula is like a wrapper…

By: Robert Kessler / July 18, 2013

CVS Won’t Sell ‘Rolling Stone’ with Boston Bombing Suspect on the Cover

The cover of Rolling Stone is usually reserved for rock stars, celebrities and Johnny Depp in redface. But the magazine’s August 3rd issue features none other than Boston marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. The choice is an obvious ploy for attention — some are calling the magazine “Trolling Stone” — but nonetheless it’s sparked intense…

By: Robert Kessler / July 17, 2013

Serena Williams Denies Calling Steubenville Rape Victim ‘Lucky’

Serena Williams was the target of a lot of rage online (including some from me) yesterday in response to a quote from her Rolling Stone profile in which she blames the 16-year-old victim in last year’s Steubenville rape case. In a not-so-shocking move, Williams has released a statement on her own website.
What happened…

By: Robert Kessler / June 19, 2013