Posts Tagged ‘Michaele Salahi’

Far Out vs. Hot Dang, Vol. 34

As long as the mighty Far Out vs. Hot Dang exists, D.C. cannot logically be a "second-tier city" for anything. That's because the genesis and continued existence of this weekly assemblage has allowed D.C. to jump from "third-tier" to "first-tier" status. We skipped the second tier, yo.

"But this isn’t a story about Lionize. It’s a [...]

Arts Roundup: Things That Probably Shouldn’t Be Ranked Edition

Journalism Is Masochism: On the heels of the debut of the first single by Real Housewife-fameball-gatecrasher-other-trashy-hyphenate Michaele Salahi, TBD's Sarah Godfrey put herself through the unenviable task of listening to every song released by cast members of the Real Housewives franchise and lived to tell the world. Shockingly, Salahi's "Bump It" ranks as the second-best [...]

Arts Roundup: Greener Pastures Edition

In Through the Out Door: Yesterday, the Washington Post announced two significant personnel changes. First, editor Erik Wemple will leave the beleaguered Allbritton website to blog about media and politics under Editorial department leader Fred Hiatt. Second, Style section editor Ned Martel—amidst ongoing rumors of drama and conflict in his section—will transition to covering [...]

Arts Roundup: Yes, We Aggregated Him Edition

Victim's Mother Wants Club Closed: The mother of George Cooper, a 25-year-old Washington man who was fatally stabbed at the CFE Events Center in Forestville last year, wants the venue closed, TBD's Sarah Godfrey reports. Tracy Cooper, who earlier this year sued the club and Prince George's County in a wrongful death suit, is leading a [...]

High School Pics of Michaele Salahi Reveal her Roots

What? Those peroxide-blond locks aren't real? Shocking! Jezebel has uncovered old yearbook pics of Michaele Salahi, revealing a naturally pretty girl with wavy brown hair and heavy eyebrows. As a student at Oakton High School in Fairfax County, the Real Housewives of D.C. star was president of DECA and a member of the Future Business [...]

Arts Roundup: Cats and Dogs Edition

Morning, all. Wow, it is raining hard out there. I'm surprised my power hasn't gone out. But, I'll keep on truckin' with this as long as my lights stay on.
Maybe Arcade Fire's tour really is helping spur record sales. The band's newly released album, The Suburbs, debuted at number one on the Billboard 200, with [...]

For Your Viewing Displeasure: “The Real Housewives of D.C.”

So, I'll admit it: I fell asleep before I had the chance to watch last night's premiere of the The Real Housewives of D.C., so I can't offer you my own incisive critique of the show. I have, however, scoured the web for opinions on the first episode, and in general, they're not good.
WaPo's aptly [...]

Arts Roundup: Credit Where It’s Due Edition

Arnold Schwarzenegger, watch out: There's a new entertainer with political aspirations. Wyclef Jean is running for president of Haiti. Despite having recently claimed to have no political intentions, the recording artist–who first found fame with the Fugees–is planning to parlay his recent earthquake-relief charity work into a presidential run in his native country. Hmm, wonder [...]

Meet the Real Housewives of Northern Virginia Washington D.C.

Bravo has announced the cast of "Real Housewives of Washington D.C." and there's a total of one District resident in the bunch. Of the five cast members, Stacie Scott Turner is the only one who actually lives in the show's title city. Michaele Salahi, Mary Schmidt Amons, and Lynda Erkiletian all live in Northern Virginia, [...]