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The Best-Dressed People Of 2014

Each year, Vanity Fair reveals its annual best dressed list. Readers and editors vote for well-heeled actors, socialites, and CEOs to determine the top spots. The list, which was unveiled in August, includes categories for women, men, couples, working professionals, "originals," as well as editors' picks. Show More Summary

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1. "How a Nickelodeon Cartoon Became One of the Most Powerful, Subversive Shows of 2014": Vanity Fair's Joanna Robinson praises the fourth and final season of "The Legend of Korra," the follow-up to the network's excellent fantasy series,...Show More Summary

On eve of University of California honor, Bill Maher defends anti-Muslim hate speech in Vanity Fair interview

This weekend, UC-Berkeley honors its graduates and Bill Maher’s Anti-Muslimism, together. According to Maher the entire spectrum of American Muslims are at fault for matters outside of their control, involving people that they’ve never met. Show More Summary

Reading the Pictures: The Glass Ceiling and Gwyneth Paltrow's Legs

Presenting "leading lights from the worlds of technology, business, media, and entertainment," Vanity Fair's business feature served up this group portrait from the "Code Conference," hosted by tech journalists Kara Swisher and Walt Mossberg in Palos Verdes. Show More Summary

Arsenal’s Alisher Usmanov loses $809m in 48 hours, Chelsea’s Roman Abramovich loses $449.5m

Two of the wealthiest men involved in Premier League football have lost a fortune in the past 48 hours, reports Vanity Fair. In news that will send chills down the spines of Arsenal and Chelsea supporters, Alisher Usmanov and Roman Abramovich have seen their wealth decimated in the last two days as the Russian economy had nosedived. As Russia […]

Monica Lewinsky wants you to know she was good friends with Norman Mailer

Monica Lewinsky is apparently trying to find a new title to replace “former White House intern” as the descriptor attached to her name. There was “Vanity Fair contributor,” then “social activist,” and now we’ve got “Friend of Normal Mailer.” In a new, name-drop-y essay for Vanity Fair, Lewinsky describes her friendship with the late “Naked […]

'The View': Whoopi Goldberg questions Beverly Johnson's Cosby allegations

Supermodel Beverly Johnson made an appearance on "The View" (Dec. 15) to discuss the allegations she made in a recent Vanity Fair article accusing Bill Cosby of drugging her in the mid-'80s, where she was met with a bit of skepticism...Show More Summary

Whoopi Goldberg Cannot Comprehend Beverly Johnson's Cosby Allegations

Supermodel Beverly Johnson appeared on The View this morning to discuss the recent Vanity Fair article in which she alleges that Bill Cosby drugged her in the mid '80s at the height of The Cosby Show. Naturally, this meant bumping heads with The View's resident rape apologist, Whoopi Goldberg. Read more...

Christopher Hitchens, Three Years Gone, Rewrites the Ten Commandments

The incomparable and irreplaceable Christopher Hitchens died on this day in 2011.All his adult life, he was known for tearing things down (rousingly and riotously, I might add) -- but here, in a video he made for Vanity Fair, Hitchens offers constructive criticism, reimagining the Ten Commandments as an actual moral document. Show More Summary

James Patterson profile

He's incredibly -- and somewhat bafflingly -- popular, and in Vanity Fair Todd S. Purdum profiles The Henry Ford of Books. An interesting background and path -- and apparently: "success may have mellowed Patterson somewhat": "I always thought he was a total dick," one non-Little, Brown executive told me. "I think that's not fair now."

Bill Cosby Accuser: Beverly Johnson’s Difficult Choice, Speaking Out As A Black Woman

The number of women who accuse Bill Cosby of drugging and raping them keeps growing. Now Beverly Johnson, former supermodel and successful entrepreneur, has spoken out in a Vanity Fair essay entitled “Bill Cosby Drugged Me. This Is My...Show More Summary

James Patterson Admits His Success Could Seem Irritating: Vanity Fair Interview

2 weeks agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

Bestselling author James Patterson may have sold more books than anyone else on the planet, but he’s also down to Earth: He’d hate himself too. In an interview with Vanity Fair, which publishes next month. Patterson revealed: “I would...Show More Summary

Beverly Johnson On Bill Cosby: ‘He Stood There Looking At Me Like I Was Crazy… I Wouldn’t Touch That Money’ [Videos]

Beverly Johnson added her name to the growing list of women who say comedian Bill Cosby drugged them, as reported by the Inquisitr, when Johnson penned the Vanity Fair article titled “Bill Cosby Drugged Me. This Is My Story by Beverly...Show More Summary

Steven Greenhut on the Demographic Changes Threatening Pensions

2 weeks agoNews : Reason

In a 2011 profile about California's ongoing fiscal mess, Vanity Fair interviewed San Jose's then-Mayor Chuck Reed, a progressive Democrat who has for years been warning about coming cuts in public services if the state's pension systems don't get benefit levels under control. Show More Summary

Beverly Johnson says Bill Cosby gave her drugged espresso

2 weeks agoOdd : Boing Boing

In Vanity Fair, supermodel Beverly Johnson shares her account of being drugged and assaulted by Bill Cosby. Read the rest

Model Beverly Johnson says in Vanity Fair that Bill Cosby drugged her

2 weeks agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Beverly Johnson, who broke barriers in the 1970s when she became the first black model to appear on the cover of Vogue, is the latest woman to come forward with allegations that comedian and actor Bill Cosby drugged and attempted to sexually assault her. In an essay in Vanity Fair, Johnson says...

Newest Cosby Accuser Describes Being Drugged: ‘I Immediately Went into Survival Mode’

2 weeks agoNews : Mediaite

Vanity Fair essay, model Beverly Johnson has accused actor Bill Cosby of luring her into his Manhattan apartment in the 1980s and drugging -- but not sexually assaulting -- her.

Beverly Johnson: 'This Is Bigger Than Bill Cosby'

In interviews that aired on CBS's This Morning and The Today Show Friday, Beverly Johnson spoke about her Vanity Fair essay published yesterday, where she wrote that in the 1980s Bill Cosby drugged her in a probable attempt to sexually assault her. Read more...

Janice Dickinson Supports Beverly Johnson's Bill Cosby Drugging Story

After supermodel Beverly Johnson accused Bill Cosby of drugging her at an audition for The Cosby Show in an essay for Vanity Fair yesterday, Janice Dickinson told TMZ she's "so proud of her." Dickinson herself has accused Cosby of drugging and raping her in 1982. Read more...

Beverly Johnson: Why Is She Speaking Out Against Bill Cosby Now?

Earlier this week, Beverly Johnson opened up about a disturbing interaction with Bill Cosby in the 1980s. Via an essay in Vanity Fair, the model said Cosby drugged her, dragged her down a flight of stairs and would have sexually assault...Show More Summary

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