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5 reasons 2009 can suck it 1

5 reasons 2009 can suck it

Today’s the last day of 2009 and I, for one, can’t wait until it’s over. Aside from the bad economy, 2009 also brought us such unwelcome gifts as Balloon Boy, H1N1, Kanye’s VMA outburst,...

Fame is the new American Dream 1

Fame is the new American Dream

What exactly is the “American Dream”? According to Wikipedia, the concept was first expressed by James Truslow Adams in 1931, saying citizens of every rank feel that they can achieve a “better, richer, and...

Chris Rock’s new doc ‘Good Hair’ is both hilarious and insightful 1

Chris Rock’s new doc ‘Good Hair’ is both hilarious and insightful

Chris Rock’s new documentary Good Hair began when one of his daughters came to him to ask, “Daddy, how come I don’t have good hair?” The question inspired Rock’s journey through the world of...

Touching tribute to the King of Pop upstaged by Kanye’s award show terrorism 0

Touching tribute to the King of Pop upstaged by Kanye’s award show terrorism

Oh the VMAs! Where do I start? With the passing of Michael Jackson, I was worried that the days of precision choreography, visual feasts for the eyes and pop songs you didn’t mind hearing...

Michael Jackson 1958 – 2009 7

Michael Jackson 1958 – 2009

There is no way I can string together a sentence that can fittingly express just how much Michael Jackson meant to me or how deeply devastated I am by his death.

New documentary paints captivating portrait of Mike Tyson 0

New documentary paints captivating portrait of Mike Tyson

Director James Toback’s inventive visual style and complex mixture of original interviews, archival footage and photos combines with the captivating words from Mike Tyson himself to make Tyson one of the most fascinating portraits...

Scraping the bottom of the barrel with ‘I’m a Celebrity… Get Me out of Here!’ 0

Scraping the bottom of the barrel with ‘I’m a Celebrity… Get Me out of Here!’

Besides the change in temperature, crappy television also signals the beginning of the summer season where writers save their wit for the fall and actually “go to there” – there being vacation. While the...

The A-List comes out for the White House Correspondents Dinner 4

The A-List comes out for the White House Correspondents Dinner

Swine Flu be damned, nobody declined an invite to the White House Correspondents Association Dinner this year. This was Trashiwire’s fourth year of attending the pre-parties at “NerdProm”, as it was dubbed by the...

Rock of Love Bus: The bottomless pit of Celebreality 3

Rock of Love Bus: The bottomless pit of Celebreality

Whenever I think reality tv has hit rock bottom, something new comes on that takes it to an all new low. The latest contender is Rock of Love Bus on VH1. The show follows...

Gerard Way reviews ‘The Pick Up Artist 2’ 2

Gerard Way reviews ‘The Pick Up Artist 2’

Normally, it’s a bad idea when celebrities blog. They typically have nothing to say, can’t seem to figure out the shift key, and use sentences that run on like a marathon athlete. There are,...

Pop culture meets politics: Trashwire returns to the White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner 13

Pop culture meets politics: Trashwire returns to the White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner

The annual White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner in Washington D.C. can be one of the most bizarre and surreal events of the year. Where else are you going to be able to chat with Henry Kissinger and Heidi Montag in the same room? This year’s event marked the fourth time Trashwire has covered the pre-party scene and, as usual, it didn’t disappoint.

D-listers unite for ‘The Celebrity Apprentice’ on NBC 8

D-listers unite for ‘The Celebrity Apprentice’ on NBC

The Celebrity ApprenticeThe Celebrity Apprentice made its debut last night on NBC. The cast included some famous faces as well as individuals who could barely be called “celebrities”. The most horrifying contestant has got to be Omarosa. In the first challenge, the teams ran hot dog carts in New York and tried to raise money for charity. SPOILER ALERT! This review contains information on who won the first challenge as well as who was fired.