Lady Gaga Does Vivacious

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Lady Gaga does her very best impersonation of RuPaul's Drag Race Season 6 alum, NYC's Vivacious, on the streets of gay Paris. Gaga came out of the car deflated, then pumped it up to this.....a star is born. (Photo: Pacific Coast News) ... See the Rest

FILM_FX L3.0: A Haunting Animated Short About a Lonely Robot in a Desolated Paris

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Really touching stuff. “FILM_FX L3.0” is a computer-animated short created by French video game animation school ISART Digital. It stars a “pet” robot named Leo who is searching for companionship in a Paris devoid of living creatures. (via Laughing Squid) ... See the Rest

Small Apartment, Big Functionality

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I thought my house was tiny at under 800 square feet, but you won't BELIEVE how this woman transformed her 86(!!!!!) square foot super small apartment in Paris, France to maximize the space. I think I could TOTALLY make this work! Check it out after the jump! ... See the Rest

Picture This: Roxanne Lowit’s All About Yves (Saint Laurent)

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I've known photographer Roxanne Lowit for more years than I care to count. She's been shooting fashion and the New York social scene for decades and save for Patrick McMullen or Bill Cunningham, no one can touch her archive or eye. She's a no-nonsense charmer and her friendship with the late genius of fashion, Yves Saint Laurent has produced a new ... See the Rest

Hotel Pool Porn: 10 Amazing Indoor Swimming Holes

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Pool days in the northeast are over. But no matter what the climate, an indoor pool always does the job. Here are ten hotel pools, all around the world, each with their own unique features; incredible view, spa settings, exotic locales and in NYC –a swim-up bar. Cheers! (via Trip Advisor) ... See the Rest

Butt, Don’t They Get It?: Paris Is Pissed About Paul McCarthy’s “Tree”

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Paul McCarthy’s contribution to The FIAC art fair in Paris is an 80-foot sculpture in the Place Vendome called "Tree". But you know, as does ANYONE with sight that is over 21, that it looks like a HUGE green butt plug, not a tree. A story in the french paper Le Monde says that a REALLY angry Parisian accosted the artist in the street, punching him ... See the Rest

Wunderkammer!: Damien Hirst’s “Signification” Is Cabinet Full of Taxidermy & Cleaning Products

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A new sculpture and a corresponding group of works by Damien Hirst in collaboration with Deyrolle, Paris's legendary house of taxidermy and natural sciences is on the auction site, Paddle 8. Hirst has a fascination with natural history, from halved cows, suspended sharks and diamond encrusted skulls, he plays with the relationships between nature ... See the Rest

Real Estate Porn: Will Beyoncé & Jay Z Buy This $85 Million LA Mansion?

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So, apparently Beyoncé and Jay-Z are in Paris looking at real estate right now, if you care. (I'd imagine Daddy Jay took this shot Bey posted of Mom and Blue Ivy peeping the Eiffel Tower.) This summer they were renting a place in Holmby Hills –for $200,000 a month. The Carter family has also reportedly seen this over-the-top Beverly Hills mansion ... See the Rest