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'Paris Hilton's My New BFF' Was the Best Worst Reality TV Show

On the tenth anniversary of the MTV show, its producers reveal that the chance to win Hilton's friendship was only ever meant to be a joke—albeit one that nobody got.
Sirin Kale

Paris Hilton Is Now a Meme Queen, Long May She Reign

The heiress pioneered the archetype of cheeky, self-roasting TV personalities on "The Simple Life"—now, she's harnessing that power with hilarious, nostalgic memes.
Mitchell Sunderland
This Week in 2007

'BlackBerry Is My Life': Remembering How Celebs Reacted to the First iPhone

This month marks the 10 year anniversary of the iPhone's debut—but back then, stars like Kim Kardashian and Paris Hilton didn't want to give up their BlackBerrys.
Mitchell Sunderland

Remembering Coachella 2007, When Amy Winehouse and Lindsay Lohan Reigned

Amy Winehouse may not have headlined Coachella, but she was the axis of the cultural elite and messy starlets that defined the era.
Mitchell Sunderland
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What It Was Like to Draw Britney, Lindsay, and Paris During Their Day in Court

As a courtroom sketch artist in Beverly Hills, renowned fashion illustrator Mona Shafer Edwards has drawn everyone from Michael Jackson to OJ Simpson. But 2007 marked a shift in the defendants she captured.
Mitchell Sunderland
This Week in 2007

How 2007 Became a Meme

It was the year Britney Spears shaved her head, Paris Hilton went to jail, Lindsay Lohan crashed a car, and George W. Bush drove the world economy into a proverbial tree. And now the stars' (and America's) survival has become the internet's symbol of...
Mitchell Sunderland

A Guide to LA's Most Notorious Celebrity Landmarks of the 2000s

The definitive guide to the salon where Britney Spears shaved her head, the club that refused Tara Reid entry, the house where Lauren Conrad shed one mascara tear, and other historical landmarks.
Pop Culture Died in 2009
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Paris Hilton Explains Earth

Wait, what?
Broadly Staff

The Best-Kept Secrets of the Kardashians' Rise to Fame

In a new unauthorized Kardashian biography, author Ian Halperin unleashes a series of surprising allegations. We spoke to him about his research process, who in the family is riding on Kim's coattails, and why he hopes he gets sued.
Mitchell Sunderland

Smells Like Scandal: The Artist Making Perfumes Inspired by 'Dynasty'

London-based artist Sarah Baker reveres all things fake and fabulous about Hollywood. As she prepares to launch her latest project—two perfumes inspired by A-list glamor and "Dynasty"—she talks art, commerce, and the genius of the Kardashians.
Philippa Snow

Paris Hilton's 2008 Run for President is as Timely and Chilling as Ever

Make Paris Great Again.
Caroline Goldfarb

This Is How Paris Hilton Fooled the Entire United States of America

Through the power of a fake baby voice, Paris Hilton launched a business empire, invented reality TV superstardom, and disrupted American culture years before Facebook or the Kardashians.
Mitchell Sunderland