Eavesdropping Is What Guests Do Best...

by guestofaguest · April 9, 2009

Apparently it's not just Jack Sparrow who the ladies love- CNN is reporting that Somalian women, pushed to the brink by civil war and poverty, are flocking to the port town Bosaso in the hopes of marrying a pirate. [CNN]

For all the unemployed guys jealous of those former finance women stripping their way through these tough times, there's an (almost) equally unappealing new fallback for you-hot dog sales [Gawker]

Call it an eminence front. Even in this troubled economy, new club openings across the spectrum are still going strong. Now the Setai at 40 Broad Street is opening a new private club [NYPost]

Where there's smoke....Is Brit back to her old ways? Britney apparently walked offstage in Vancouver last night due to cigarette smoke that caused "crew members above the stage to become ill due to a ventilation issue." [EW]

Doga? Giving downward dog a whole new meaning, apparently this new trend of "human partners" practicing yoga with their dogs is gaining in popularity in NYC.  People apparently have way too much time on their hands. [Intel]