Memopad Distilled: This Year’s Model Edition


  • New hirings at Iview. Karl Templer is Interview‘s new creative director and Rebecca Sinn has been named as entertainment editor.

  • Will’s closure cause Page Six magazine to shut down? Says Col Allen, “No way. You wish.”

  • After falsely attributing an Irish stew recipe to Conan O’Brien, Good Housekeeping EIC Rosemary Ellis made amends by appearing on the show. O’Brien increased the stew’s Irishness 100x by adding Lucky Charms, Jameson and Guinness.

  • It’s not The Onion; it’s real life. A new modeling agency wants to ensure models “have a healthier sense of self on the runways.”

  • Acne Jeans is selling luxury paper.