Hedy Lamarr (1914–2000). This is the face that Austrian-born American actress and inventor Hedy Lamarr. She invented “frequency hopping” technology, which was put to use in a secret communications system and in radio-controlled torpedoes in WWII, which in turn laid the foundations for future technological developments such as Wi-Fi and GPS.
Lisa Gersh, chief executive officer of Goop, speaks during a Bloomberg Television interview in New York, U.S., on Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015. Gersh discussed the business and performance of Goop and the building of a celebrity brand. Photographer: Chris Goodney/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Climb on Board For the Zany Opening Night of Little Miss Sunshine, Starring Stephanie J. Block & Will Swenson
| The original stars of Broadway’s A Chorus Line, Tony nominee Priscilla Lopez and Tony winner Kelly Bishop, have a girls’ night out! | Climb on Board For the Zany Opening Night of Little Miss Sunshine, Starring Stephanie J. Block & Will Swenson | Broadway.com
CHRISTIAN LOUBOUTINS: To paraphrase Woody Allen, the heart wants what the heart wants—and women want their Louboutins. Slip her feet into a pair and, suddenly, she’s winking at the world, blowing lipstick kisses with every step—as the gobsmacked masses in her wake catch flickering glimpses of the brand’s signature red soles. And this is precisely the effect Christian Louboutin, creator of the sexiest stilettos on earth, set out to create.