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Read Marilyn Monroe's Harrowing Letter Going Up for Auction Detailing Her Sanitarium Stay: It 'Had a Very Bad Effect' on Her | Marilyn Monroe

Read Marilyn Monroe's Harrowing Letter Going Up for Auction Detailing Her Sanitarium Stay: It 'Had a Very Bad Effect' on Her

Originally posted 05/10/2016 04:00PM

In a six-page letter to the psychiatrist who would find her dead a year later, a forlorn Marilyn Monroe wrote about her harrowing experience inside a New York psychiatric clinic, a stay which she said "had a very bad effect."

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Rare Trove of Marilyn Monroe's Belongings Going Up for Auction – Including Haunting Descriptions from Her Time at a Sanitarium

Rare Trove of Marilyn Monroe's Belongings Going Up for Auction – Including Haunting Descriptions from Her Time at a Sanitarium

Originally posted 05/10/2016 10:30AM

Julien's Auction House of Los Angeles will auction off Marilyn Monroe's personal items from the estate of her acting teacher Lee Strasberg, the auction house announced on Tuesday. It will include everything from a fur coat and fur stoles, to a ladies' platinum-and-diamond cocktail watch and a minaudiere purse with three compartments for powder, Phillip Morris cigarettes and a tube of her used Revlon "Bachelor's Carnation" lipstick from 1947. Many personal letters will also be for sale.

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Gentlemen Prefer Brunettes: Ariana Grande Dons Marilyn Monroe-Inspired Gown to MTV Movie Awards

Gentlemen Prefer Brunettes: Ariana Grande Dons Marilyn Monroe-Inspired Gown to MTV Movie Awards

Originally posted 04/10/2016 09:25PM

Ariana Grande's MTV Movie Awards pink dress was ripped from 1953 musical Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

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Happy Birthday, Albert Einstein! Celebrate the Genius Who Still Makes Headlines

Happy Birthday, Albert Einstein! Celebrate the Genius Who Still Makes News Decades Later

Originally posted 03/14/2016 01:05PM

Born in 1879, Albert Einstein would have celebrate his 137th birthday on Monday. Einstein, of course, died in 1955 at the age of 76, which means he's been dead for nearly as long as he was alive. However, passing away has done little to diminish Einstein's presence in the public eye. Decades later, his name gets mentioned at a frequency that few others do – and certainly more frequently than many living scientists' names.

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Super Bowl 2016 Commercials: From Steve Harvey's Miss Universe Nod to Willem Dafoe in a Dress – See This Year's Best Ads

UpdatePosted 02/08/2016 08:40AM

Super Bowl 2016 Commercials: From Steve Harvey's Miss Universe Nod to Willem Dafoe in a Dress – See This Year's Best Ads

Originally posted 02/07/2016 07:50PM

Super Bowl 50 is finally here, and with it, the highly anticipated Super Bowl commercials.

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VIDEO: Beyond That Revenant Bear Rumor – 10 Urban Legends About Movies

Originally posted 01/05/2016 03:40PM

An awkward thing happened to the Leonardo DiCaprio film The Revenant as it trekked into theaters last last year in hopes of picking up award show nominations: A rumor put the film in headlines but for reasons that none of its publicists were happy about. In early December, 20th Century Fox spokespeople were forced to clarify that no, the film does not feature a scene in which its star is raped by a bear.

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VIDEO: Michael Fassbender as Steve Jobs vs. Ashton Kutcher as Steve Jobs – and 9 Other Instances of Dueling Biopic Roles

Originally posted 10/12/2015 02:40PM

This month, audiences get to see Michael Fassbender's performance as the late Apple CEO Steve Jobs. And while we can easily compare Fassbender in the role to what we remember of Jobs in interviews and addresses he gave while he was the public face of the technology company, it will be hard not to recall that other Steve Jobs biopic, 2013's Jobs, which starred Ashton Kutcher in the title role.

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Pictures from Marilyn Monroe's Final Photoshoot to Be Auctioned in London | Marilyn Monroe

Pictures from Marilyn Monroe's Final Photoshoot to Be Auctioned in London

Originally posted 05/25/2015 07:45PM

Rare photos of Marilyn Monroe taken just weeks before her untimely death are going to auction in London, according to multiple reports.

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A History of Sluts Celebrates Powerful Women Who Proved They Were More Than Just a Label

A History of Sluts Celebrates Powerful Women Who Proved They Were More Than Just a Label

Originally posted 02/05/2015 07:55PM

Chelsea Dom was working on a photo series about prostitutes and strippers when she came up with the idea for A History of Sluts, an art book that looks at powerful women throughout history with one thing common: They've each been called a slut.

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