fame

How Paris Hilton Revolutionized the Boyfriend Accessory

In the 2000s, Hilton’s roster of famous paramours — dirtbags, smut peddlers, punks and Greek shipping heirs — was a manifestation of her brand-building genius

Why Do We Keep Making Shows and Movies With Sexy, Young Versions of Historical Figures?

Netflix’s ‘Freud’ is just the latest in a long tradition of sexing up the past

Imagine If Celebrities Had Any Shame

Confronted with their irrelevance in a crisis, the Hollywood elite are desperate for a spotlight

Online Celebrity-Height Verifiers Think They Know How to Spot a Tall Tale

In this fake-news world, no debate gets guys as riled up as the disputed heights of famous men