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Get Your Hillary Clinton Pantsuit Tee

Get Your Hillary Clinton Pantsuit Tee
Hillary Clinton's e-store is officially open. In addition to selling "I <3 Hillary" tumblers with gratuitous appeals to the beverage choices of Southern voters ("Step 1: Fill with iced coffee. Step 2: Go. (Please note: Sweet tea is also acceptable),"...… Read Full Story

Former Starwood CEO Barry Sternlicht On His New Brooklyn Hotel Project: "The Best Thing We've Ever Done"

1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge ParkBarry Sternlicht is nothing if not ambitious. As chief executive of private-equity firm Starwood Capital Group and CEO of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, he created the W Hotels brand, bringing scale to the boutique hotel... Read Full Story

Stream A$AP Rocky's New Album, At.Long.Last.A$AP

A$AP Rocky released At.Long.Last.A$AP (A.L.L.A.) a week ahead of its June 2nd release date last night after the album leaked online over the weekend. The trippy follow-up to LongLiveA$AP features guest spots from Kanye West, Miguel, M.I.A, and Lil Wayne... Read Full Story

Model Crush Monday: Eli Hall

Welcome to our new column, Model Crush Monday, in which we highlight some of the most smoldering dudes walking the runway today. First up, we have Wilhelmina model Eli Hall, who's rocking some serious ink and has a deep affinity... Read Full Story

Drake Changes the Lyrics to "Madonna" to be about Rihanna

At a performance in Houston this weekend, Drake changed the lyrics to If You're Reading This It's Too Late single "Madonna," making the song about Rihanna instead. It's unclear whether this was a dig at Madonna (does this mean... Read Full Story

The Sunday Funnies

The power of now. [Mlkshk] Nico the french bulldog changes his mind about coming inside when he gets busted for chewing up a pen. [TastefullyOffensive] A lovely cheese pizza just for me. [Mlkshk]Let's hear it for 2015! [FYouNoFMe]Every paragraph starts... Read Full Story

The Best, Worst & Weirdest of the Week

Image via DazedBest Emoji News of the Week:The shadowy cabal that is the Unicode Consortium announced this week plans to add 38 new emojis in 2016, including a cucumber, a scooter, an impregnated red dress-dancing lady, clinking glasses, a dude... Read Full Story

"Very, Very Somber!" Everything We Saw and Heard at Last Night's Art Openings

After last week's Frieze art fair, our frontal cortexes are fried. One more discussion of Post-Internet art, one more handshake to someone you already forgot the name of but really shouldn't have, one more fancy cocktail with a cute paper... Read Full Story

EMOJI SIRENS: We're Running Out of Prosecco

It's been a badddd season for alcohol.From Chicago's alleged Two Buck Chuck shortage to the Hampton's rose shortage last fall, everywhere we turn there's some new boohoo-zy development. This one though hits a little closer to home though, as bottomless... Read Full Story

Pink-Wig Nicki Minaj Is Back With Her "The Night is Still Young" Video

Head into the long weekend with the video for "The Night is Still Young," off Nicki Minaj's The Pinkprint. It's a bright, fun video for a fun song that will take you into a fun weekend (and so on and... Read Full Story