#IconAuction: The Lauren Bacall Collection At Bonhams


Lauren "Betty" Bacall passed away last year and for the last 53 years of her life, she lived at The Dakota. See next post. Her three-bed, 3.5-bath in the iconic, sought after building is on the market now for $26 million. Her extensive collection of art, furniture, collectibles and designer clothing are at Bonhams, where they will be auctioned on ... See the Rest

#Transformations: Jer Ber Jones Goes All Tranimal On James’ Ass!


Performance artist and noted Tranimal Jer Ber Jones gives me a nutty, constructivist makeover in this all-new episode of Transformations – and before he's done, I look like papier-mâché puppet version of Michael Jackson. Before you jump to conclusions, this is a very unique interpretation of Michael! You gotta click over and see for yourself! It's ... See the Rest

#AboutFace: 24 of The World’s Worst Celebrity Wax Figures


Yikes. Some are worse than others, but these are all pretty scary. Maybe if they were student projects, you could forgive these hideously bad likenesses. Photographer David LaChapelle shot a series a few years ago of discarded celeb wax figures that say a lot about our disposable culture and fame, but these mute wax dummies say volumes as well. ... See the Rest

The Andy Cohen Diaries Unofficial Index


Today's the day Andy Cohen's book is published. It's a fabulous and satisfyingly indiscreet read. As its author confessed to me - and everyone else in the mediasphere - "I'm trying to rip off Andy Warhol" referring to The Andy Warhol Diaries published twenty-five years ago. But Andy is too modest. What took Warhol fifteen years Andy ... See the Rest

“The Bigger Picture”: Famous Album Covers, Uncropped


The idea behind “The Bigger Picture,” a funny set of digitally manipulated images that reimagines the original context of some famous album covers. What if these covers were actually cropped? The digital agency, Aptitude that created these says; "We all have a favourite album. One that means something to us more than others. Album cover art used ... See the Rest

Watch & Learn: Prince’s 8-Minute SNL Set Was Epic


Prince's Saturday Night Live set featured tracks that were unknown to most viewers but it hardly mattered. Prince, his all-girl backing band 3rdEyeGirl and guest vocalist Lianne La Havas gave us an truly awesome performance. As Host Chris Rock told the audience; "Ladies and gentlemen, you are SO lucky tonight." Yep. They'll be saying that ... See the Rest

80s Flashback: Michael Jackson & Freddie Mercury’s Long-Lost Duet

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In case you didn't know (I didn't!) the late Michael Jackson and Freddie Mercury recorded a few songs together in the 80s, but they were never released. They were a popular bootleg for fans and you once could find them all on YouTube, but they've all been deleted. The surviving members of Queen cleaned 'em up and are releasing them. This one is, ... See the Rest

Flashback 1994: This Is What Was Going On 20 Years Ago…


Well, the summer is done. The Wow Report just celebrated 10+ years and 50,000 posts on Tuesday. A decade ago doesn't seem that far back – but 20 years? – you have to think for a minute. Let's go back to the summer of '94; "My mama always said life was like a box of chocolates; you never know what you're gonna get." With that, Forest Gump ... See the Rest