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by Chau Tu [1 May 2009 | No Comment | 131 views]
THE POP FIX CRITIC: Eleven Minutes (at the Newport Beach Film Festival)

THE POP FIX reviews one of the Newport Beach Film Festival’s featured documentaries, “Eleven Minutes,” which follows the first winner of “Project Runway,” Jay McCarroll, as he prepares for his collection debut.

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by Chau Tu [16 Apr 2009 | One Comment | 201 views]
THE POP FIX Coachella Preview

Rejoice, music fans, it’s finally the weekend of Coachella — the three days of desert madness where you’re free to roam in the scorching sun and enjoy some of the best contempo music around. But how to choose when there are four rocking stages and only so much energy to run from set to set? THE POP FIX is here to help and give you some tips on the MUST sets to catch…

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by Chau Tu [27 Mar 2009 | One Comment | 120 views]
Meet Martin Louis the King, Jr.

What pop star wants to help you get your mind off the recession by doing totally insane things like change his name to Martin Louis the King, Jr.? Who else? In the latest issue of Complex magazine, Kanye West said he felt his role in the public is to “entertain people” and do the “crazy, bold stuff so [the public] can live through me and get their mind off the recession.” So, as he announced in a recent video, Kanye is changing his name to Martin Louis the King, Jr. — in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. and Kanye’s fave brand, Louis Vuitton. And he’s demanding that he “addressed as such.”

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by Chau Tu [21 Mar 2009 | 2 Comments | 209 views]
Hey Bruins! Your Commencement Speaker is a Stoner

Congrats Bruin grads! Hope you have an awesome commencement when the actor who just graduated from your school give the big-time, motivating speech of the day! And not just any actor — but the one who played the stoner in Pineapple Express…

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by Chau Tu [21 Mar 2009 | One Comment | 282 views]
Get Ready for the Prince Marathon

We here at THE POP FIX know that you Angelenos can’t get enough of Prince…and guess what? He can’t get enough of you either.
In addition to the three-day stint he’ll be making over at the Tonight Show with Jay Leno from March 24-27, plus a performance on Leno’s last show on May 28, the Artist Formerly Known as the Artist Formerly Known as Prince will be playing a full-on marathon of concerts for all his fans to enjoy.
And by ‘marathon,’ we’re not kidding.

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by Chau Tu [14 Mar 2009 | 2 Comments | 182 views]
Because You Really Want That Lindsay Lohan Tan

When Lindsay Lohan just couldn’t stand to see her thighs in regular pants or jeans, she decided to make leggings. Because you really want leggings that have kneepads and cost $100. So now it probably comes at no surprise that Lohan has found a way to solve the problem of her oh-so-pale and freckled skin (see above) — a $35 tanning spray. Because you really want that Lindsay Lohan tan.

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by Chau Tu [12 Mar 2009 | 2 Comments | 216 views]
This Eight-Year-Old is Cooler Than You

The “Mad Men” actors and actresses may not be the most stylish ones on the set. Apparently, the real style man is, er, a boy, and the son of “Mad Men” creator Matthew Weiner, named Arlo. The second-grader was profiled as on GQ’s Men of Style site, where we learned about how Beck stalked the kid down the street because of his stylin’ ways and about the eight-year-old’s love for ascots and fezs. Check out those poses!

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by Chau Tu [11 Mar 2009 | 3 Comments | 185 views]
Prince <3s L.A.

The Purple One is known for showing his love for L.A. by making random, unannounced appearances at Bardot in Hollywood and L.A. Live’s Conga Room, but now Prince is ready to announce some real dates…

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by Chau Tu [7 Mar 2009 | 2 Comments | 334 views]
THE SCOOP: Guy Pounces, Mischa Bounces

*Click**Flash* *Cha-ching!* Ah…the life of the paparazzo in the City of Angels. Always clicking, constantly stalking, unceasing in their obsession to prowl on the Hollywood meek. But who needs that burly, aggressive, sweaty man with that overly pompous DSLR? Not us. We’ve got THE SCOOP, thank you very much, a new section for our readers to submit their own info on their own terms. Have a pic you took of/with a celebrity? Do you have a scoop that everyone must know? Are you just itching to spill a secret that …

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by Chau Tu [6 Mar 2009 | 2 Comments | 120 views]
Miley Cyrus Dissed!

Miley lets her country whines go at the multi-platinum, highly respected rock band early this morning on the Johnjay and Rich radio show. Apparently, as a huge fan who would be “freaking out, crying, on my knees” for Radiohead, Miley tried to pull some strings at last month’s Grammy Awards to meet her idols…