Martha Stewart Used To Be A Model…For Chanel (Photos)

Consider our minds blown and apologies if we’re way late to the party, but we had absolutely no idea that Martha Stewart used to be a model. It took Racked’s coverage of Andre Leon Talley’s appearance on her show this morning to open our eyes.


Fashion Wars: Megyn Kelly Vs. Elisabeth Hasselbeck

Today, Megyn Kelly joined the cast of The View to discuss the news cycle’s latest criminal cases. It was thrilling, really. I mean, where else can we see six high strung women discuss the latest Survivor producer murder scandal?


Donald Duck Wants You to Pay Taxes, Or Hitler Will Win

By now, you’re surely aware that tomorrow is Tax Day. If not: uh-oh. What you may not be as aware of is that in 1943, none other than Donald Duck was enlisted by the U.S. Department of Treasury to encourage Americans to pay their income taxes. [N.B. Tax Day was moved from March 15 to April 15 in 1955.]

In the propaganda film after the jump — which President Roosevelt himself reportedly had a hand in bringing to fruition — Donald Duck punches a Hitler lookalike, tax dollars are transmogrified into awesome spectacles of American military strength, and we’re treated to the immortal line, “Just remember: every dollar you spend for something you don’t need is a dollar spent to help the Axis.”

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Former First Lady Barbara Bush Hospitalized In Texas

Former First Lady Barbara Bush was admitted into Methodist Hospital in Houston Saturday morning after she claimed she didn’t feel well. Over the past year, Mrs. Bush has suffered from several health scares, including a hardening of her arteries and open-heart surgery a year ago. A spokesperson for the Bushes said that Barbara’s doctor was just being “overly cautious” in admitting the octogenarian when she started feeling ill. The day before, she had been reading to children at a public school in Texas, which doctors take as a good sign that the condition isn’t serious.