Alyse Whitney
Alyse Whitney is an NYC-based entertainment writer whose life revolves around her DVR conflicts, all things Shonda Rhimes, and her Morkie puppy, Marshall.

11 Matching Pajama Sets For You & Your Dog

Now that you’ve made your list and checked it twice, it’s time to decide if your dog has been naughty or nice. No matter how well-behaved your pup is, they deserve the very best during the holiday season, and by that, we mean dressing them up in…
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'Graceland' Is The Badass Female Show You Needed

When you think of the most badass female characters, Chicago P.D.’s Erin Lindsay and Law & Order: SVU’s Olivia Benson probably come to mind, but they’re not the only take-charge cops on TV. Flying slightly under the radar are the women of USA…
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Is This The New Coconut Water?

As the sweltering summer heat sets in, it's more and more important to stay hydrated, and sometimes water just isn't enough. We all know the healthy properties of coconut water — and Bustle even has the best coconut water brands to obsess over — but…
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What Would Zack Morris Be Like As A Dad?

It has been 21 years since Saved by the Bell ended — yes, I'm counting The College Years — and even though Mark-Paul Gosselaar (a.k.a. Zack Morris) has been on TV since as a lawyer on TNT's Franklin & Bash, his next role sounds more up my alley. In…
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Watch 'National Lampoon's Vacation' Reboot Trailer

When I first head about the National Lampoon's Vacation reboot, I was baffled. Why does the world need another unnecessary remake of a classic? However, now that the trailer for Vacation is out, I've had a change of heart — mostly thanks to Chris…
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8 Things We Need In NPH's Variety Show

Television is about to welcome back Barney Stinson with open arms. Well, or at least the actor behind him. NBC's new variety show is called Best Time Ever With Neil Patrick Harris , and with a title like that, I am setting my expectations sky high.…
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6 Guesses About T. Swift's "Bad Blood" Video

The countdown has officially begun to Taylor Swift's "Bad Blood" music video, which will premiere at the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday, May 17. Although T. Swift has kept tight-lipped about what's going down in the vid, her friends Zendaya, Cara…
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Sandwich Hacks From 'Top Chef's Richard Blais

As the weather begins to warm up, everyone comes out of hibernation and starts venturing outside. One of the best parts about summer weather is picnic season, and even though you can get fancy with a spread of cheese, charcuterie, and wine, I prefer…
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Taylor Swift Reveals 'Bad Blood' Video Poster

Even though Taylor Swift won't be at this year's Billboard Music Awards, she's kicking off the May 17 show in a big way with the premiere of her music video for "Bad Blood." If you weren't already excited for the video — which will reportedly…
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Watch Skylar Astin Croon A Surprising Classic

Since Pitch Perfect came out in 2012, everyone has been anxiously awaiting the sequel, and even though there isn't long until it comes out on May 15, it's still torture to count down the days. Thankfully, Skylar Astin sang on Comedy Bang! Bang! ,…
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11 Hilarious Reese & Sofia Moments

Never in a million years did I expect Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara to be my new favorite celebrity best friends, but the Hot Pursuit co-stars have officially stolen my heart. The unlikely pals have been on a whirlwind press tour for the past…
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Enjoy These Goofy Throwbacks Of George Clooney

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SJP & Kristin Davis Had A 'SATC' Reunion

Whether or not another Sex and the City movie happens, our four favorite Cosmopolitan-drinking ladies will always make time for each other. Sarah Jessica Parker reunited with and supported Kristin Davis at her documentary screening about saving…
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5 Times Ryan Gosling Acknowledged His Memes

Ryan Gosling may be a serious actor, but he also has a seriously goofy side. Even though he doesn't embrace his Mickey Mouse Club silliness all the time, when he does, it's magical. Some of the best times that he has goofed off was when…
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The New 'Magic Mike XXL' Trailer Gives Us Answers

After giving fans some half-naked posters and stripping-packed movie teasers and clips, the new Magic Mike XXL trailer is finally delivering some answers about the plot of the sequel. Don't worry — there is still plenty of shirtless Channing Tatum…
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Our Dream Mariah Medley For The Billboard Awards

For the first time since 1999, Mariah Carey will perform at the Billboard Music Awards. No, this isn't just a "sweet, sweet fantasy" — the pop diva will be giving us lots of "Emotions" when she hits the stage for the 2015 show on May 17, and I doubt…
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Jeremy Renner Calls Black Widow A "Slut" Again

It seems like Jeremy Renner didn't learn his lesson the first time that he called the Black Widow a "slut," because he was at it again during an appearance on Conan. During the Avengers: Age of Ultron star's interview with Conan O'Brien on Monday…
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18 Life Lessons About Being Weird From Topanga

Growing up, there were plenty of great role models for young girls on '90s sitcoms, and one of the best was Topanga Lawrence on Boy Meets World . At that point in time, "quirky" and "adorkable" weren't terms people used, so she was just a unique,…
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29 Things Only Binghamton Natives Truly Understand

Trying to explain Binghamton to anyone from outside of the upstate New York town is complicated. Even though people say they're "from Binghamton," what they probably mean is that they're from a small town within the general area — there are at least…
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Anna Kendrick Could Have Been On 'Gilmore Girls'

In today's missed connections, Anna Kendrick revealed she auditioned for Gilmore Girls , but lost out on the guest-starring role earlier in her career. Although she didn't tell the New York Times who she was auditioning for, the idea that Kendrick…
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