It's been hard to live without our Upper East Side Princesses and Laid Back Brooklynites these last few months. Here are a few tips to bring the Gossip back into your life.
One would think the topic of sex is a sure seller, and it is, but I also think that consumers are so multi-faceted these days that they're not accepting the same old bag of tricks.
Gossip Girl bears next to no resemblance to the real lives of teens, even from that narrow, privileged demographic. I get the concept of escapism, but, honestly, what are today's teens escaping from?
A solid chunk of the appeal of Gossip Girl lies in the sense that the actors on the show really are their characters, so there was no way I was going to pass up an opportunity to meet one of the stars.
The Internet is a pretty vast place, so I compiled a cheat sheet of links for the week: a veritable potpourri of diverting videos, articles, commercials, and music.
If they're famous, shouldn't I have heard of them? Maybe not be thoroughly familiar with their work, but as a fellow member of the "show biz community" shouldn't I have at least in passing, caught mention of their names?