#BornThisDay: Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis


July 28, 1929- Jacqueline Lee Bouvier Kennedy Onassis lived during an era when I was always aware of her celebrated enigmatic personality. During my lifetime, she was always the ... See the Rest

#RealEstatePorn: How About Warhol’s Former Montauk Compound For $85 Million?


Mick Jagger, Jackie O, Liz Taylor, Halston, Truman Capote and MANY other bold faced names hauled out all the way to the end of Long Island back in the 70s and 80s to hang out ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Actor, Maureen Stapleton

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June 21, 1925- Maureen Stapleton is one of those great character actors that I am crazy about. I loved the film version of the musical Bye Bye Birdie (1963) as a ... See the Rest

#BornThisDay: Producer, Allan Carr

Carr (L) with Michele Pfeiffer & Peter Horton at the opening of Grease 2

May 27, 1937- I proudly indulge in camp when ever possible & I get dizzy for a really good bad film: Valley Of The Dolls (1967),  Roadhouse (1989), Terror In Tiny Town (1938) are all on my list of movies so ... See the Rest

#QuoteUnquote: Gossip Columnist Liz Smith On Why She HATES Lee Radziwill

Princess Lee Radziwill with Truman Capote in the 60s

At the height of Liz Smith's column, it was syndicated in more than 75 newspapers worldwide, including the New York Post, which lured her away from arch-rival Daily News for more than $1 million a year. The Post ... See the Rest

#InstaGlam: 20 Vintage Passports Of 20th Century Icons

Marilyn Monroe

Did you know that the majority of Americans don't have a passport? According to recent statistics issued by the State Department in January of 2014, only 46% of U.S. citizens have valid passports. But 50 years ago, having one was an absolute must for any worldly ... See the Rest

Class Pictures: Slim Aarons Was A Man For All Seasons

Truman Capote in His Brooklyn Heights Apartment, 1958

Slim Aarons moved to California after WWII and began photographing celebrities. He never used a stylist, or a makeup artist. He made his career out of what he called "photographing attractive people doing attractive things in attractive places." Toward the end of his long life ... See the Rest

New Book Claims Rudolf Nureyev Had Affairs with Jackie Kennedy AND Bobby Kennedy


... and was just waiting for John-John to grow up so he ... See the Rest