LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 05: Owner Jayne Barley with Betty, a Teacup Chihuahua is dressed up as the character Princess Leia from the film Star Wars (right) and Harvey, a long-haired Chihuahua dressed as Marilyn Monroe (left) on May 5, 2013 in London, England. Enthusiasts gathered at the Picture House in Stratford to parade their dogs dressed up as famous Sci-Fi characters as part a London-wide event called Sci-Fi London.
What Beckham sold was athleticism, or soccer, to straight men and sex to women and gay men ... He did that rather spectacularly well. I’m guessing he’s the prettiest player the game has ever had. He’s the Marilyn Monroe of soccer. Everybody would want to be next to David Beckham.
Bettie Page, Marilyn Monroe, Brigitte Bardot. I do as much (practicing) at home as I can. It’s something I like personally to do.
It’s about a girl who commits suicide. Before she does it, she BOOKS on the late Marilyn Monroe, whom she finds mysterious and intriguing. records videos of the 13 reasons why. She puts the videotapes in boxes and sends them to 13 people ... I like it because I can relate to how she thinks and feels, although I don’t understand why I do. This is also why I became an actress, so I can express these feelings.More quotes »
Will: Margaret Thatcher's decisive legacy
had the eyes of Caligula and the lips of Marilyn Monroe . So said Francois Mitterrand , the last serious socialist to lead a major European nation, speaking of Margaret Thatcher , who helped bury socialism as a doctrine of governance.She had the smooth, cold Read more »
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Chair-ity Auction raises $19,000
The timeless face of Marilyn Monroe was portrayed on one of the chairs at the annual Chair-ity Auction to benefit the Women’s Resource Center. This chair garnered the highest bid at the auction Friday in the Lewis Automotive showroom. F. Brian Ferguson/T 13 m ago from Beckley Register-Herald Read more »
Cannes: Worldview Options Andrew Dominik’s Marilyn Monroe Biopic ‘Blonde’
This is a project that stirred a lot of excitement when it was initially announced in 2010. Writer-director Andrew Dominik was coming off of The Assassination Of Jesse James By The Coward Robert Ford at the time and then went on to make Killing Them Soft 5/18/13 from Deadline Hollywood Read more »
Some like it bobbed: the man who styled Jackie K & Marilyn
Kenneth Battelle, who has died aged 86, was one of the first celebrity hairdressers, and styled the tresses of Jacqueline Kennedy and Marilyn Monroe in the early 1960s. Although well aware that he was ministering to the hair of both women at a time when from Irish Independent Read more »
Ali, Marilyn, Jackie and Mr. TIME: The cover artist who helped define a magazine
“If TIME had a beguiling woman that was going to make the cover, it often went to Boris Chaliapan,” says curator Jim Barber. Marilyn Monroe by Boris Chaliapan. 1956. Courtesy of the Estate of Marilyn Monroe, National Portrait Gallery Fifty years ago on M from Around The Mall Blog: Smithsonian Read more »
Courtney Stodden tries out a Marilyn Monroe-inspired outfit. But it ain’t pretty…
If any celebrity was going to try and channel Marilyn Monroe, it should definitely NOT be Courtney Stodden. She proved this last night while out in West Hollywood when she showed up to her mum's Sizzling Summer event wearing Marilyn-inspired white dress. from Heat World Read more »