Kim Kardashian West has declared that she is done with selfies because she “wants to live in real time” – but she isn’t against pictures. The reality star was once hailed as the unrivalled selfie queen, even releasing a book full of snaps, but has now decided to change her approach to the camera. Speaking at the launch of her new pop-up beauty shop, Kardashian said: “I don’t take selfies anymore. I don’t really like them. “It’s not all about sitting there taking selfies. I used to spend so much of my time taking selfies.” She continued: “I just would like to live in real time a little bit more. I don't mind pictures, I just am not on my phone like I used to be.” The interview, as told the showbiz reporter Sam Rubin, was also shown exclusively on This Morning on Friday morning. Rubin explained that a producer had approached the Keeping Up With The Kardashians star for a selfie together before the … [Read more...] about Kim Kardashian says she is done with selfies
KIM Kardashian has claimed she no longer likes taking selfies – despite being known as the queen of them. The 37-year-old, who has her own book on selfies, made the bizarre comment during an interview with Sam Ruben on today’s This Morning. When his producer asked for a picture with her she refused, saying: “I don’t take selfies anymore, I don’t really like them anymore. It’s not all about taking selfies, I used to spend too much of my time taking selfies." Asked why, she replied:“I would just like to live in real time a little more. I don’t mind pictures, but I’m just not on my phone as much anymore.” The comment might come as a bit of a surprise to fans, considering her Instagram page is littered with snaps of herself taken just days ago. Over the years Kim has become well-known for her selfie taking, including naked ones of herself and has admitted in the past she can take up to 30 in a row to get the perfect shot. During … [Read more...] about Kim Kardashian says she’s STOPPED taking selfies as she ‘doesn’t like them anymore’
Kim Kardashian has defended her choice to wear her hair in braids, saying she’s “not tone deaf.” The reality star came under fire after she chose to sport Fulani braids at the MTV Movie and TV awards on Saturday, with many calling it cultural appropriation. She faced mass backlash on social media with some hailing her the “face of cultural appropriation in America.” In an interview with Bustle, the 37-year-old explained the reason she went ahead with the look. She said: “I actually did that look because North said she wanted braids and asked if I would do them with her. "So we braided her hair and then we braided my hair.” In January, the TV personality posted an image on Instagram showing her with her blonde locks in braids. She captioned the snap “Bo West”, in reference to actress Bo Derek who wore similar looking braids in the 1979 film 10. Kardashian highlighted that’s he was aware that Fulani braids can be traced … [Read more...] about Kim Kardashian defends wearing her hair in braids: ‘I’m not tone deaf’
ALICE Marie Johnson was jailed for life for a first-time drug offence. Here's how she found an unlikely ally in reality TV star Kim Kardashian who took her case all the way to the Oval Office and helped free her... Who is Alice Marie Johnson and why was she in prison? Great-grandmother Alice Marie Johnson, 63, was arrested alongside 15 others on drug charges in 1993. Ten of her co-defendants testified against her and received sentences from no jail time to ten years. Mrs Johnson was jailed in 1997 on money laundering and drug conspiracy charges. Despite it being her first offence, she was sentenced to life in prison without parole. "I acknowledge that I have done wrong," she once said. "I made the biggest mistake of my life to make ends meet and got involved with people selling drugs." She appealed to President Barack Obama three times but her pleas for clemency were rejected. Her story made national headlines last year when Kim Kardashian tweeted about her to 60million followers. A … [Read more...] about Who is Alice Marie Johnson, when did Kim Kardashian and Donald Trump meet up and when was she pardoned?
WEEKS after successfully lobbying the US President for one release, Kim Kardashian West is hoping to help overturn another life-time conviction. But who is death row inmate Kevin Cooper, and why is the reality TV star campaigning on his behalf? Here's what we know... Who is Kevin Cooper? Kevin Cooper is facing execution for the murders of four people in California in 1983. Cooper, 59, has continually denied killing Douglas and Peggy Ryen, their daughter Jessica, ten, and her friend, ten-year-old Chris Hughes - but has exhausted all appeals. He was sentenced to death in 1985, and has been on death row ever since. Why is Kim Kardashian supporting the death row inmate? Kim is campaigning for the DNA evidence used in Cooper's conviction to be re-tested. Writing on Twitter on Saturday, Kim urged California's governor Edmund "Jerry" Brown to retest DNA evidence in the 35-year-old case. The reality TV superstar joins advocates who argue that the San Bernardino Sheriff’s Department … [Read more...] about Who is Kevin Cooper, why’s Kim Kardashian supporting the death row inmate and what is the new DNA test?