| Mar 9, 2010
| 8:33 AM
In fashion, having a decent foundation certainly helps. This is how models wearing even the most hideous Bedazzled tunics on QVC can look stylish. I have tried to love my plus-size self, but I can’t lie anymore: I’m sick of being a size 16....
| Mar 17, 2011
| 7:17 AM
Can "Dancing With the Stars" top the Bristol factor?
That's the challenge the popular ABC competition now faces after a widely discussed 11th season that had much of the public marveling -- not always in a complimentary way -- at the staying power of...
| Aug 15, 2009
Kathy Griffin says that she was raised the right way:
The comedian talks behind your back and won't offend you to your face.
The red-headed pottymouth specializes in shock and awe, including an impressive two-show stint at the Carr Performing Arts...
| Aug 26, 2009
When I pull up to Ado, the new Italian restaurant that's moved into the old Amuse space on Main Street in Venice, chef-owner Antonio Muré is standing in his whites in the doorway, his dark hair pulled into a ponytail, so chic he looks as if he's waiting...
| Mar 1, 2011
| 9:00 AM
I'm not sure how many of my readers regularly watch ABC's "Dancing With the Stars," but I suspect that number will dwindle now that Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward is joining the cast for the show's 12th season. Well, unless you're hoping Ward will...
| Aug 25, 2010
| 5:30 PM
| Sep 10, 2010
| 5:36 PM
A walled and gated Encino estate that has been home to actors Al Jolson, Kirstie Alley, Katey Sagal and Charlie Sheen at various times has come back on the market at $6.95 million.
Updated in keeping with its architectural history, the 1934 traditional...
| Sep 25, 2010
Grammy-winning trumpeter Herb Alpert and his wife, singer Lani Hall, have listed a house in Pacific Palisades at $2.6 million, the Multiple Listing Service shows.
The restored Spanish-style home, built in 1928, has handmade doors, stenciled beams, fresco...
| May 13, 2010
| 2:05 PM
In a perfect world, Michelle Duggar would be the host of "Iron Chef America," and the secret ingredient would always be Tater Tots. But this is far from a perfect world, and The Chairman is not about to relinquish his seat anytime soon.
Our point --...
| May 24, 2010
Life in a fishbowl naturally comes with fishbowl moments. For celebrities who battle weight problems, those moments can be painfully embarrassing — or divinely cathartic:
• In an interview with the L.A. Times' Chris Lee in 2008, Kevin Smith...
| May 24, 2010
On the A&E show " Kirstie Alley's Big Life," the star sits in bed, working on her laptop and talking to her kids about her weight. "Does it upset you that I'm fat?" she asks them. "No," they both reply, the end of the word going up slightly the way it...