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Hello Kitty Con is a Real Thing and It’s Happening in Los Angeles this Fall

Peggy Truong | July 22, 2014 - 8:30 pm

Someone alert Avril Lavigne: Hello Kitty is coming for her.

OK not really, but a Hello Kitty Con is happening in October and the “Hello Kitty” singer can probably drive to the convention site in Los Angeles.

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But I Have a Japanese Friend: Avril Lavigne Responds to Accusations of Racism Against Her Latest Music Video

Robert Kessler | April 24, 2014 - 11:00 am

Earlier this week, Avril Lavigne released the music video for “Hello Kitty.” Many called the hyper-colorful, Japan-set video ridiculous. That was bad. Others called it out-and-out racist. That was worse.

So Lavigne is defending herself against the charges of racism with the old “but I have a black friend” excuse. … More »

Buckle Up, Because Avril Lavigne’s New Music Video Is Going to Take You for a Ride

Robert Kessler | April 22, 2014 - 3:30 pm

Hoo boy, this thing sure is a lot to take in. Here is the music video for Avril Lavigne’s new song “Hello Kitty,” in which “kitty” both represents her lover and her own… kitty. Because what’s a good pop song without a couple mixed metaphors? … More »

Hello Kitty Turns 50!

| November 12, 2010 - 3:17 pm

Candace Abbott: So world’s favorite feline decided to throw herself an over-the-top birthday bash. Yes, Hello Kitty turned 50 and I was invited–along with a throng of other devoted fans.
In true HK fashion I was loaded up with a few glittering accessories, those painful sky-high platforms (I’ve gotta stop wearing those) and my… More »

Hayden Panettiere Bikinis With Hello Kitty (PHOTOS)

| June 7, 2010 - 10:26 am

Hayden Panettiere hold Hello Kitty close to her heart. Well, at least she wears Hello Kitty close to her heart when she wears this adorable Sanrio bikini.
The petite 20-year-old actress was spotted relaxing on the beach in Malibu in her cute bikini over the weekend.
The Heroes star who is currently dating… More »

VIDEO: Paris Hilton Wants a Hello Kitty Car

Celebuzz | October 26, 2009 - 6:00 am

What do you get the girl who really, really, pretty much seems to have everything?
If it’s Paris Hilton you’re talking about, we have the purr-fect suggestion.
Celebuzz caught up with the celebutante at the Hello Kitty 35th birthday bash in Culver City, California, and hit her with the question that’s been on… More »

PHOTO GALLERY: Hello Kitty’s Birthday Party

Celebuzz | October 24, 2009 - 4:39 pm

Hello Kitty recently turned 35 (albeit a very youthful 35), and to celebrate the company held a bash at Royal/T café, shop and art space in Culver City, California, on Thursday.
Check out our photo gallery to see Paris Hilton, new mom Kimora Lee, Pete Wentz and iCarly star Miranda Cosgrove celebrate the birthday… More »