Alyssa Giannone
http://lysgia.com
Alyssa is a New York-based Celeb Writer for Bustle, stand up comedian on the side, & a generally cool gal with an affinity for good TV, her awful Twitter account, and her cavities.

'Bachelorette's JoJo & Kaitlyn Are Very Cordial

Bachelor Nation is a wide world of men and women who are good looking and willing to put it all out there on reality television. There have been an innumerable amount people to come in and out of that world, some of whom keep going back to find love…
By Alyssa Giannone

Hernandez's Parents Are Her Biggest Supporters

With the 2016 Rio Olympics in full swing, and one of the most popular events coming to a head, gymnast Laurie Hernandez has a big performance coming up in the Women's Gymnastics finals. The pressure would be huge for anyone, and you would especially…
By Alyssa Giannone

How Gal Gadot Met Her Husband

Gal Gadot, best known as the star of the upcoming Wonder Woman and Gisele in the Fast and the Furious franchise, has one of the cutest love stories out there. Her husband of eight years, Yaron Versano, is an Israeli businessman with a successful…
By Alyssa Giannone

Ben & JoJo Double Date, But Ben Eases The Tension

Did someone write in a magical fan-fiction notebook that Ben Higgins and JoJo Fletcher would go on a double date after her season of The Bachelorette, and then it came true? Because that's what this feels like. Ben and JoJo actually went on a double…
By Alyssa Giannone

Liam Hemsworth Is A Social Media King

There's no denying that some celebrities are better on social media than the rest of us, including the one and only Liam Hemsworth. The Australian Hunger Games star, and off-again on-again boyfriend of singer Miley Cyrus, truly knows how to use his…
By Alyssa Giannone

Michael Phelps & His Sisters Are Super Close

Nothing is quite as strong as the bond between siblings. They share the same parents and home for the first years of their lives, and growing up together helps make you who are today. Take Michael Phelps, for example, the record-breaking swimmer,…
By Alyssa Giannone

Orlando's Nudes Are Still An Invasion Of Privacy

Celebrity scandals are what some live for, whether it's an affair, a breakdown, or a feud that started in 2009 and perpetuated a narrative from which that celebrity would very much like to be removed. Ah, Hollywood. But some scandals cross the line…
By Alyssa Giannone

Ashton Eaton & Brianne Theisen-Eaton Are So Alike

There are some celebrity couples you see together and you think, "They could not be more opposite! What are they doing together?" But then there are other couples who are part of the same social group or industry or sport, and you think, "They are…
By Alyssa Giannone

Samantha Bee's Tweet Is A Satirical Masterpiece

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee is one of the most, "Oh my god, they went there" shows on television, and so is its Twitter account, and I thank the show for that. In light of so much horrible rhetoric not just coming from Donald Trump, but also his…
By Alyssa Giannone

All the 'Bach In Paradise' Snapchat Names You Need

Bachelor In Paradise is so close I could kiss it and give it a rose. The cast has been announced, the promos have been released, now all we need is the actual show! But just one day a week of Paradise won't be enough, I can tell you that right now,…
By Alyssa Giannone

Don't Expect Beyoncé At The TCAs This Year

We all know how truly incredible Beyoncé is, from her music to her fashion to her politics to her hair. She's an important icon to men and women of all ages everywhere. Sure, that sounds blanketed, but this is a woman who's won an insane amount of…
By Alyssa Giannone

Aaron Rodgers Responds to Jordan's 'Bach' Comments

Some of our wildest dreams are coming true! Aaron Rodgers has spoken! Contrary to the norm, the biggest question on this season of The Bachelorette hasn't been who our bachelorette, JoJo Fletcher, will choose at the end of all this. For a lot of…
By Alyssa Giannone

Who Is Alex Morgan's Husband?

United States Women's National soccer team superstar, Alex Morgan, has the cutest and most amazing life. Before marrying her husband, Servando Carrasco in 2014, she had become one of the best soccer players in the world, tying goal and assist…
By Alyssa Giannone

Samantha Bee Didn't Appreciate This Clinton Joke

Full Frontal star and Madame President of late night television Samantha Bee took a stand against her own network, TBS, on the first night of the Democratic National Convention. The network's Twitter account linked a video titled "The Call of the…
By Alyssa Giannone

Every Shattered Dream About Ben Higgins' Campaign

On the topic of things that boggle minds everywhere, Bachelor and Bachelorette star Ben Higgins recently announced that he would be running for public office in Colorado, until Higgins very suddenly issued a resignation of his campaign. You heard…
By Alyssa Giannone

These Celebs Are Furious With Trump

The GOP Presidential Nomination acceptance speech at the Republican National Convention left me the opposite of Donald Trump: speechless. There's no denying, no matter what your views are, that the speech was long, winded, and honestly, nothing new.…
By Alyssa Giannone

Catch Up With Olympic Gymnast Kyla Ross

Back in 2012, when the Fierce Five were all anyone talked about and the women's Olympics gymnastics team took home the gold, 19-year-old Hawaiian native Kyla Ross was at the top of her game. But, four years later, what is Ross doing now? She's since…
By Alyssa Giannone

Aly Raisman Has A Great Support System

Remember the hilarious video of those parents cringing and squirming while watching their daughter compete at the 2012 London Olympics? Yeah, those were Aly Raisman's parents. Raisman, the Olympic gymnast who was captain of the 2012 national team…
By Alyssa Giannone

13 Female Protagonists Every Kid Should Know

When I was a little girl, I was a feminist. I didn't define it, but I did know that just because I was a girl didn't mean I couldn't do whatever the boys were doing. I still wear a shirt that I got when I was 6 years old that says, "Girls can do…
By Alyssa Giannone

Alex Morgan Is Very Active On Social Media

The 2016 Rio Olympics are coming up soon, and for anyone who loves behind-the-scenes looks at training sessions or life in the Village, what better way to check in than to follow all your favorite athletes on Snapchat? There are plenty to follow,…
By Alyssa Giannone