If you live in New York, you probably already know Pat Kiernan, the lovable morning news anchor on NY1. We have been waking up to Pat for years, and are DIEHARD fans of "Pat's Papers" the best round up of the morning news there ever was. Besides manning the helm at NY1, you might catch Pat hosting various TV game shows, and making cameos on movie sets like Spiderman 2. The native Canadian, who starts his day at 3am (!) gets around town, and we feel lucky that he works in our neighborhood. Follow his tweets for all the best up-to-date news, and be sure to set your DVRs for "In the Papers" every morning! [You Should Know]
If there was ever a year full of cultural happenings, it's 2014. It would be a shame to not reflect on said happenings this Halloween - satirically, of course. Join us as we recreate our top five socially-relevant costumes, including an ice bucket fit for an ice queen and the most talked about wedding of the year.
There's no worse way to start off the day than running around frantically while trying to get ready. Although rushing in the morning is sometimes unavoidable, we've found some apps that will make getting ready a bit easier. Starting with the moment you wake up until the second you're entering the office, we've found applications that will help with each step of the process. Check out our eight favorites to keep you on track in the early AM.
Jessica Pilot is a New York City writer and producer for NowThisNews, a startup based in NYC that creates video channels exclusively for audiences across social and mobile platforms. Jessica's writing has landed her features in Vanity Fair, Glamour, The Huffington Post, Marie Claire, BlackBook, and more, while her TV production credits include PBS, National Geographic, and MSNBC. We can't get enough of Jessica's adventures, traveling throughout the world to get the best stories. Her profiles feature Sarah Palin's family in Alaska, a tattoo session with Ke$ha, and even investigations into the business of meth labs. Her site, jessicapilot.com, features collections of her writing, videos, and press, and we think she's one of the coolest writers in the biz. [You Should Know]
Last night in NYC, Elizabeth Hurley joined the Estée Lauder Companies for the launch of their Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign, which coincided with the Cinema Society's special screening of Hear Our stories. Share Yours, Zac Posen and Crystal Renn joined Brooke Shields at her MAC Cosmetics collection launch, Jake Gyllenhaal supported the Headstrong Project, and more! Click through for all the details.
Teresa Moore is a stunning model as well as a food and fashion blogger, chronicling her favorite NYC eats on her blog, Teresa Tastes. In addition, her site features health and beauty advice, fashion tips, travel stories, and a behind the scenes look into Teresa's busy schedule. All together, Teresa's site is a go-to guide for living a happy and healthy life enriched with culture and adventure. When she's not blogging and modeling, Teresa spends her time at acting auditions and improv classes too! Read on for more reasons to know Teresa Moore. [You Should Know]
Last night, Absolut vodka hosted a special party at SIR Studios to celebrate their new artist series bottle design, Absolut x Warhol. The new, limited edition bottle features a design inspired by the late and great Andy Warhol, whose influence extended to the event space itself. Click through for more photos and details from the event!
Once in a while a TV show comes along that truly captures the #hashtag of a generation. Selfie is that show. Starring Karen Gillan and John Cho, Selfie is a modern day My Fair Lady tale, about a girl who can't just live in the moment and the guy who's teaching her to put down the phone. On Tuesday, September 30th, we caught the much-anticipated premiere of the millennial comedy on ABC, which was filled with cute romantic tension, social media lingo, and, of course, plenty of #selfies. Given the subject matter of the sitcom, it's no surprise that viewers took to Twitter and Instagram during the premiere to share their thoughts and hilarious commentary, and Guest of a Guest was no exception. Click through for some of our favorite quotes, scenes, and social media reactions from the premiere and don't forget to catch the next episode this Tuesday on ABC!
Tonight, Hannah Bronfman DJ's the Pink Agenda Gala with Guiliana Rancic and Ryan Serhant while Mia Moretti DJ's Cole Hahn's Rising Icons party. As always, you can find the full details as well as more events on our Calendar.
When we last caught up with Michael Fragoso, he was a young nightlife guru who founded the "Les Garcons" Party at Le Baron, which attracted an impressive list of partygoers throughout the city. Now, Michael is a Brand Manager at No. 8 - an exclusive, bi-level restaurant and lounge created by Amy Sacco with Bobby Rossi & LDV Hospitality for the more private crowd. Clearly, Michael's career sparked at an early age, so we can't wait to see what else he has in store for us. [You Should Know]