Everyday people, high profile fashion designers, and even celebrities have no filter and no boundary lines by revisiting the degrading trend of blackface.
What originally started as theater makeup for minstrel shows in the 19th century, as white people painting their face in black paint and feeding into stereotypical black activities, is once again emerging in 2013. In a attempt to have the most creative and over the top halloween costumes this year, people are taking it too far and are down right offensive.
8 hours ago the Huffington post published an article about high profile fashion designers, and others, partaking in the blackface culture as they disguised themselves to fit the theme of an African Halloween Disco Party in Italy yesterday.
As we all saw on Instagram, Kim Kardashian posted a pic of her post baby body looking BANGIN’ in a white swimsuit. Well surfer Anastasia Ashley and Bravo’s Shahs of Sunset cast member Mercedes “MJ” Javid took the same approach– take a look.
Well too make things worse, some fan dressed up as Kim K for halloween. Take a look below. Laugh Out Loud
Jay Z is speaking out after petitioners urged him to end his clothing deal with Barneys New York, citing the reported racial profiling of two customers in one of the retail stores in New York City.
On his website Life +Times Saturday, the hip hop mogul said his collaboration with the retail store is rooted in charity and that he was waiting for all the facts to come in before making a decision.
“This collaboration lives in a place of giving and is about the Foundation,” Jay-Z said. “I am not making a dime from this collection; I do not stand to make millions, as falsely reported. I need to make that fact crystal clear.”
Orlando Bloom and Miranda Kerr are DONE-SO– the two beautiful people have announced their split after 3 years of marriage.
The former couple– who started dating back in 2007 released a joint statement through their reps saying, “They have been amicably separated for the past few months. After six years together, they have recently decided to formalize their separation. Despite this being the end of their marriage, they love, support and respect each other as both parents of their son and as family.”
Orlando and Miranda have a son together named Flynn, they had in 2011.
Its unclear if the couple has filed for divorce but they are split for now.
Kim K and J Hud face off in Double Mint Twins, both were seen wearing Donna Karan the same day!
Kim was seen at her DASH store in West Hollywood on Friday. The new mom looked great, sporting her curvy figure post baby-bod in Donna Karen. Finishing her look off with nude heels and side-swept sun kissed blonde locks.
And in Chicago, Hudson sported the same dress at the Chicago International Film Festival on Friday night. Jennifer completed her look with strappy black sandals and wore her hair in curls.
Kim takes the nod on this one. Her body looks great in this dress showing off her full figure, looking confident. Kim gets an A+ from me! Although, Jennifer looks good but she just doesn’t give me life like Kim.
Keeping Up With The Kardashians, Kris, 57 and Kendall Jenner took to Instagram to show off their rockin’ bikini bods. Kendall’s bikini pic was for modeling while Kris captioned, “last day of summer gonna miss you.”