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On today’s episode of Everything is Terrible and Money’s the Worst, we present to you yet another celebrity atrocity.
When it comes to melting Amex cards, few do it better than the celebs we all love to resent with every fiber of our being. While we’re over here pinching pennies so that we don’t have to start eating cat food, they’re out living painfully lavish lives just ’cause.
Before we get into the thing that’s going to make you throw any hope you had left to the wind, let’s think for a moment about what someone could buy with, say, $800.
1. A new set of Goodyear tires with money to spare.
2. About 20 killer pairs of shoes from JustFab.com.
3. Roughly 645 boxes of dry pasta, because pasta will never leave you.
4. A 6.5-year subscription to Spotify.
5. A round-trip ticket from New York City to London.
6. A 2-year supply of paper towels.
7. An all-inclusive, 3-night getaway in the Bahamas.
But celebrities are over here like, “Forget all that. I need drop exorbitant amounts of money on something I could easily grab at Target.” Ladies and gentlemen, meet the infamous $800 sweatshirts by VÊTEMENTS.
Not everything produced by the brand, which is directed by Demna Gvasalia, is a complete and utter waste. In fact, the design house’s offbeat take on high fashion typically yields beautiful results. Even I must admit that this hoodie looked pretty fierce when it hit the runway.
But fierce enough for me to give up my half of the rent this month? Absolutely not. I think it’s safe to say, however, that these stars don’t see things the way I do. What’s up, Kanye?
Riri is apparently putting in the work it takes to wrap herself in $800 poly blend.
And if you ask Selena Gomez, there’s nothing better than turning a trip to the airport into a gross display of wealth!
Italian style darling Chiara Ferragni spits in the face of accessible fashion, because why relate to the millions of people who follow your blog, anyway?
Later that day, Kylie Jenner cried golden tears into her $30 açaí bowl on national television, because her struggle is “literally so real.”
Oh, and guess what. Both of these sweatshirts are completely sold out. Let that sink in.
(via The New York Post)
Am I bitter? Absolutely! Do I wish that I was in a financial position that made spending $800 on leisure clothes seem like a good idea? Yup. Sadly for me (and basically everyone else), that’s probably not in the cards. If you need me, I’ll be in the throes of an existential crisis or something.
Read more: http://www.viralnova.com/ridiculous-hoodies/
Celebrities are talented, celebrities are rich, and more often than not, celebrities are confusingly beautiful. While we’re all fascinated by their skills on the stage and screen, there’s no avoiding the fact that we’re also totally transfixed by their million-dollar faces.
And one Photoshop mastermind who goes by the name of Gesichtermix is no different. This artist’s incredible celebrity face mashups are unreal. We’ve all seen shoddy attempts at the elusive celeb mashup, but these are seriously masterful. Before scrolling to the bottom of each photo, try to guess which two beautiful faces are at play.
Ewan McGregor and Colin Firth
Kevin Spacey and Robert De Niro
Taylor Swift and Emma Stone
Mike Myers and Henry Cavill
Benedict Cumberbatch and Christoph Waltz
Ben Affleck and Daniel Day-Lewis
Jennifer Lawrence and Claire Danes
Natalie Portman and Scarlett Johansson
John Travolta and Tom Cruise
Rihanna and Katy Perry
Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sylvester Stallone
Vladimir Putin and Barack Obama
Robert Downey Jr. and Robbie Williams
Halle Berry and Jennifer Lopez
And last but certainly not least…
If you only got one of these, it was probably this. Poor Hillary.
(via My Modern Met)
Read more: http://www.viralnova.com/celeb-mashup/
One little boy who is battling rhabdomyosarcoma, a rare form of pediatric cancer, had a simple wish that he wanted people to help him grant before he passed away: to be famous in China. But sadly, after learning that his cancer is terminal, Dorian realized that he’d never get to travel to China and make that dream come true.
That’s when strangers and celebrities across the world did something incredible. People everywhere are taking uplifting photos to stand in solidarity with Dorian.
Listen to what it means to be #DStrong.
— AJ+ (@ajplus) January 20, 2016
Isn’t he incredible?
— mrs fusaro (@mrsfusaro) January 12, 2016
That’s why it didn’t take long for people in China to make his dream come true.
— CNN (@CNN) January 15, 2016
But it didn’t stop there. Instead, his wish spread across the globe.
— Emily Haik (@emilyhaik22) January 18, 2016
People have gathered on local beaches to share their support.
— heykim (@heykim) January 19, 2016
And some have taken #DStrong to the football field!
This boy’s message has captured so many hearts around the world.
— Abby White (@abby_white3) January 15, 2016
— James Woods (@RealJamesWoods) January 20, 2016
— Conan O’Brien (@ConanOBrien) January 16, 2016
— Lance Bass (@LanceBass) January 13, 2016
— Ken Burns (@KenBurns) January 13, 2016
— Sheldon Whitehouse (@SenWhitehouse) January 14, 2016
— North Kingstown PD (@NKPD) January 20, 2016
— RI State Police (@RIStatePolice) January 15, 2016
— Only In Boston (@OnlyInBOS) January 12, 2016
We promise to keep this story going!
— Melissa Murray (@mmmurray1116) August 31, 2015
Although Dorian’s diagnosis is terminal, he made his dream come true. Now it’s our turn to help. Take a photo with a sign saying #DStrong and stand in solidarity with Dorian by posting it to Twitter and Facebook.
Read more: http://www.viralnova.com/d-strong/
Are these celebrities time travelers or do they just have random historical doppelgangers? Like all people who came before us, there have to be some repeats. If you looked at enough old pictures, you’d probably find someone who looked like you. After all, there can only be so many unique faces, right?
I suppose it makes sense that those popular and powerful enough to have their likeness captured by a camera look like the folks who make their livings in front of one. Check out these celebrities and their historical doppelgangers!
1.) Alec Baldwin / Millard Fillmore
2.) Zach Galifianakis / Louis Vuitton
3.) Ellen Degeneres / Henry David Thoreau
4.) George Carlin / Charles Darwin
5.) Jennifer Lawrence / Zubaida Tharwat (Egyptian Actress)
6.) Conan O’Brien / Marshall Henry Twitchell
7.) Sylvester Stallone / Pope Gregory IX
8.) Mark Zuckerberg / Philip IV
9.) Jack Gleeson / Caligula
10.) Andrew Garfield / Leon Trotsky
11.) Jack Black / Paul Revere
12.) Bruce Willis / WWII General Douglas MacArthur
13.) Peter Dinklage / Diego Velazquez’s “Portrait of Sebastián de Morra”
14.) Rupert Grint / David Wilkie
15.) Orlando Bloom / Nicolae Grigorescu
16.) Macaulay Culkin / Vladimir Putin
Those are all pretty spot on. You know what? I’ve changed my mind; they ARE time travelers. That’s got to be it.