August 26, 2000 - A autographed
picture of Tyra is bidding on eBay. The picture (item #423400958) is bid
at $11 and ends September 8th.
26, 2000 - We've added message boards to abstracts.net! It's still somewhat
under construction but feel free to sign up and post here.
Starting next month we'll have a $25 gift certificate at Amazon.com for
post of the month!
August 26, 2000 - More sexy
autographed pictures of Tyra on eBay. These two (items #413033065 and #414442293)
are bid at $38.00 and $24.95 respectively and end August 27th and 29th.
August 21, 2000 - Tyra Banks
is featured in the Enquirer this week whining about her love life. Tyra
worries about what type of image to project while on a date saying "One
of my friends tells me, 'You should drop the glamour in the beginning -
no makeup, just totally jeans and holey tennis shoes." But she says it
doesn't work "I do that and then the guys are all weird and don't call
me back." [note to Tyra, call me, you can dress and smell like a homeless
man for all I care!]
August 19, 2000 - A autographed
candid picture of Tyra is bidding on eBay. The picture (item #410297207)
is bid at $20 and ends August 24th.
August 19, 2000 - Zap2It.com
reports that Tyra Banks is in talks to guest in Felicity and appear as
a recurring character in the upcoming season.
August 15, 2000 - Our poll
concluded today asked "Would you give your life savings to Tyra Banks for
a one night stand?" and a staggering number of you are either broke anyways
or very hard up for Tyra, as 75.6% said they'd empty the bank for a one
nighter with Tyra, with 24.4% preferring to keep their cash.
August 5, 2000 - Well we're
starting to get some positive reviews of Coyote Ugly come in, as Craig
Kilborn gave it 10 stars, though it sounded as though he hadn't even seen
the movie, just for the women. Also, Robert Koehler of Variety said of
the film "cannily mixed as a Long Island Iced Tea, pic's elements offering
something for both guys and gals will prove an irresistible draw for date
August 5, 2000 - Tyra showed
up wearing eyeglasses at the premiere of Coyote Ugly Monday.
August 2, 2000 - Roger Friedman
of Foxnews.com came down hard on Coyote Ugly, saying "the movie — if you
could call it that — is a grafting of the Flashdance story onto a supposed
New York City bar from which the producers got the title. In reality —
if you could call it that — this is supposed to be a hybrid of that establishment
and another one called Hogs 'n' Heifers." He adds that the funniest moment
is "Tyra Banks, wiggling her butt on the counter of the bar, while a friend
comments that Banks' character is headed to law school."
August 1, 2000 - Richard
Johnson was on eYada.com saying Tyra Banks he thought would end up looking
like Aretha Franklin. He attended the Coyote Ugly after party. Johnson
also reported a few scenes had to be redone because there wasn't 'enough
sex' in the original version screened in advance.
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