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2008-08-04 00:00:01

Kathy Hilton, whose daughter Paris Hilton was used in an ad for GOP U.S. presidential hopeful John McCain, says the ad was frivolous and a waste. Kathy Hilton made the comments in a blog at the Huffington Post, in response to repeated questions about the use of her daughter's image -- along with that of pop star Britney Spears -- in a McCain ad that criticized McCain's likely Democratic rival, Barack Obama, for being a celebrity. It is a complete waste of the money John McCain's...

2008-08-01 00:02:59

By The Associated Press AURORA, Colo. (AP) - John McCain's presidential campaign on Wednesday released a withering television ad comparing Barack Obama to Britney Spears and Paris Hilton, suggesting the Democratic contender is little more than a vapid but widely recognized media concoction.Obama's campaign quickly responded with a commercial of its own, dismissing McCain's complaints as "baloney" and "baseless."McCain's ad, titled "Celeb" and set to air in 11 battleground states, intercuts...

2008-08-01 00:00:42

By David Usborne JOHN McCAIN has unleashed a withering television commercial interweaving clips of Paris Hilton and Britney Spears with footage of Barack Obama addressing 200,000 Germans in Berlin a week ago in an apparent attempt to portray the Illinois senator as a bimbo celebrity with more smile than substance. The spot, aired in 12 battleground states, was another sign of the McCain campaign sharpening its attacks on Mr Obama. "He's the biggest celebrity in the world, but is he ready...

2008-07-31 18:00:16

By Stephen Dinan, The Washington Times Jul. 31--Britney, Paris and... Barack? Sen. John McCain on Wednesday charged that his Democratic presidential opponent, Sen. Barack Obama, is more Cosmo than he is commander in chief, running a stark, harsh and groundbreaking ad that matches him with clips of Britney Spears and Paris Hilton. "Do the American people want to elect the world's biggest celebrity or do they want to elect an American hero?" McCain campaign coordinator Steve...

2008-07-26 18:00:26

By GRAHAM YOUNG 27 DRESSES (12) VERDICT: ***** THEY SAY variety is the spice of life - but if you could spread this week's DVD releases on a sandwich who'd want to eat it? The pick of the bunch is 27 Dresses, which will find an audience similar to the one likely to enjoy this weekend's cinema release, Baby Mama. It's a lightweight, romantic comedy which has a lot of fun with wedding dresses. Grey's Anatomy and Knocked Up star Katherine Heigl has a pleasing demeanour and a...

2008-07-20 03:00:29

STUNNING Heroes star Hayden Panettiere has gone to the dark side in the video for her debut single Wake Up Call. The song - which sounds a bit like Paris Hilton's Stars Are Blind - will be released in the States next month. In the promo flick, the blonde actress-turned-singer is transformed into brunette babe with a dark wig during some sexy scenes. The Heroes' cheerleader has set her sights on the UK charts and the single will be available here later in the year. SEE THE VIDEO @...

2008-07-11 12:00:39

U.S. reality TV starlet Nicole Richie says her 2005 novel The Truth About Diamonds is going to be made into a television series. The 26-year-old, adopted daughter of singer Lionel Richie is best known for co-starring with her fellow socialite, Paris Hilton, in the series The Simple Life. I would definitely produce and definitely be in the show, Nicole Richie told E! News about the upcoming small-screen adaptation of her book. I don't know if I need to be the star of this show. I've got a...

2008-06-25 18:02:46

U.S. reality television personality and new mom Nicole Richie is set to guest-star on the comedy series Chuck this fall, NBC said Wednesday. Richie is best known for her work on the reality show The Simple Life, in which she co-starred with Paris Hilton. Richie recently gave birth to her first child, a daughter named Harlow. Nicole auditioned for the part and was very funny, executive producer Josh Schwartz said in a statement. This role is a great opportunity for her to show off her...

2008-04-30 15:00:34

SANTA MONICA, Calif., April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lionsgate , the leading independent filmed entertainment studio, and Ish Entertainment, the company recently formed by Michael Hirschorn and Stella Stolper, today announced the formation of a joint venture to produce original entertainment for television. With offices in Santa Monica and New York, Ish Entertainment will continue to operate under its own banner with financial, production and distribution support from Lionsgate....

2007-02-04 12:00:36

NEW YORK, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Like never before, kids are being bombarded by images of oversexed, underdressed celebrities who can't seem to step out of a car without displaying their well-waxed private parts to photographers, writes Assistant Managing Editor Kathleen Deveny with Assistant Editor Raina Kelley in the current issue of Newsweek. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070204/NYSU013 ) In a recent Newsweek Poll, 77 percent of respondents say young women celebrities...


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caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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