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Katy Kissed a Boy, He Didn’t Like It

Katy Kissed a Boy, He Didn’t Like It

By Bethany Sattur, Staff Writer

March 21, 2018


Filed under Culture, Opinion

Katy Perry's nonconsensual kiss with 19-year-old Benjamin glaze shows that male victims of sexual harassment are too often dismissed.

The Blonds S/S 2018

The Blonds S/S 2018

By Kamila Daurenova, Deputy Photo Editor

September 13, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

The Spring/Summer 2018 collection from New York locals The Blonds – that's Phillipe at David Blond – brought an explosion of color and energy to Skylight Clarkson Square that carried from the runway to the devoted followers of the duo seated in the venue. First encouraged to produce a line by Patrici...

Naeem Khan S/S 2018

Naeem Khan S/S 2018

By Pamela Jew, Deputy Copy Chief

September 13, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

Dressing the likes of Beyoncé, Katy Perry and former First Lady Michelle Obama, Naeem Khan’s Spring/Summer 2018 collection is fit to dress a queen. The 40 piece assembly of mostly dresses and gowns was inspired by the Russian ballet. The show opened with orchestral music from Russian composer Tchaikov...

Michael Costello S/S 2017

Michael Costello S/S 2017

By Ben Blaustein, Contributing Writer

September 8, 2016


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

LA based designer Michael Costello debuted a botanically themed spring/summer 2017 collection of bold new styles, colors, and fabrics. His confident and simmering original scarlet print was by far the highlight of the runway worn as a sleek strapless gown, a sexy one-piece pantsuit with flowing b...

ARTS ISSUE: Stans take dedication to extreme heights online, in real life

ARTS ISSUE: Stans take dedication to extreme heights online, in real life

December 5, 2013


Filed under Arts

You may have noticed them on Twitter. Many people accidentally follow them, mistaking accounts like @DailyGagaTweets for the real stars. These false accounts are what are known as “stan” accounts. There’s a point when fandom gives way to something else — something over-the-top. Stan is the term adopted b...

Katy Perry stays within pop comfort zone on ‘Prism’

Katy Perry stays within pop comfort zone on ‘Prism’

October 22, 2013


Filed under Arts

Despite what the snobbish may say, pop music of today is no worse than of years past. Listeners in the ’60s were blessed with the Temptations and Dusty Springfield, but they also endured Freddie and the Dreamers and Petula Clark. The radio has long been inundated with cheesy pop, but it is not ...