June 17, 1999 |
Ever spent time painting a room the perfect shade of peach or periwinkle only to have to deal with an unsightly brown extension cord winding its way through your home improvement masterpiece? The very idea pestered Michael Nostrant enough that a lightbulb went off in the Encino-based entrepreneur's head. "If you have to go out and get an extension cord, you have your choice of beige, white, cream, brown or black," notes Nostrant, president of SNS International, a home accessories distributor.
September 10, 1999 |
A World War II carrier that survived attacks from torpedoes, battleships, submarines and kamikazes was unable to avoid a salvage company Thursday, disappointing veterans who wanted the vessel spared. Sabe Marine Salvage bid $185,000 at auction for the aircraft carrier Cabot, derailing a nonprofit group's plans to convert the once mighty ship into a floating museum.
April 14, 2014 |
Taylor Swift proved over the weekend that she's pretty darn committed to her superfans: The "Mine" singer reportedly stopped everything in order to fly to Ohio to make a surprise appearance at one lucky fan's bridal shower. Hey, if you invite them, they might come. Swift first met "superfan" Gena Gabrielle at numerous meet-and-greet events beginning in 2007 and the country crooner was invited to Gabrielle's bridal shower and wedding, E! News reported . Since the Grammy-winner couldn't make the wedding , she said she was sure to pop in on the bridal shower to fete the bride-to-be with gifts.
March 5, 2014 |
The final shoe has yet to drop for "Sex and the City's" Carrie, Samantha, Charlotte and Miranda, according to the franchise's star, Sarah Jessica Parker. But that doesn't necessarily mean a third "Sex and the City" film based on the HBO comedy is already being cobbled together. In an appearance Wednesday appearance on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," the 48-year-old actress confronted the notion of another iteration of the sartorially charged series about the sexual exploits and relationships of four well-heeled New York women.
March 28, 2013 |
Kirsten Dunst thought kissing Brad Pitt was disgusting. Hopefully, Angelina Jolie doesn't agree. As for the reason she's bashing the onetime sexiest man alive's tonsil-hockey skills? Well, she was 11, for starters, when she played an undead woman trapped in a child's body in "Interview With the Vampire. " And kissing in general is pretty darn gross to 11-year-olds, if we remember our human development correctly. "It was just a peck," Dunst told Bullett magazine, while attempting to promote her latest film, "Upside Down," a fantasy drama with Jim Sturgess.
November 23, 1997 |
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