OMG! Is George Clooney really...

Discussion in 'Off The Beaten Track' started by Sylvia, Apr 27, 2014.

  1. Sylvia

    Sylvia On to Nationals!

    32,511
    4,885
    113
  2. IceAlisa

    IceAlisa Épaulement!!!

    31,178
    4,413
    113
    Yup. Lovely, accomplished lady. :) Now lets see the bling.
     
  3. DFJ

    DFJ Well-Known Member

    4,836
    451
    83
    Coveting that pink leather coat.
     
  4. IceAlisa

    IceAlisa Épaulement!!!

    31,178
    4,413
    113
    Is it leather? Her dress seems to have leather accents though. But the coat is nice.
     
  5. Buzz

    Buzz Well-Known Member

    17,269
    1,637
    113
    Good luck to them both. :cheer2:
     
    LynnW and (deleted member) like this.
  6. Rex

    Rex Well-Known Member

    25,887
    5,306
    113
    teeheehee.
     
    IceAlisa and (deleted member) like this.
  7. IceAlisa

    IceAlisa Épaulement!!!

    31,178
    4,413
    113
    Aha.
     
  8. starbucks

    starbucks Member

    43
    9
    8
    My thoughts exactly.
     
  9. Rex

    Rex Well-Known Member

    25,887
    5,306
    113
    teeheehee. I see George has shaved his beard. But it will grow back ;).
     
    LynnW and (deleted member) like this.
  10. dardar1126

    dardar1126 Well-Known Member

    3,336
    241
    63
  11. PeterG

    PeterG Hanyuflated

    9,070
    5,634
    113
    I did not know that George Clooney once had a beard.
     
    Rex and (deleted member) like this.
  12. MacMadame

    MacMadame Cat Lady-in-Training

    17,046
    3,535
    113
    He's been married before.
     
    Buzz and (deleted member) like this.
  13. Sylvia

    Sylvia On to Nationals!

    32,511
    4,885
    113
    Oh I knew that.

    http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/people/2014/04/26/george-clooney-engaged/8233169/
     
  14. VIETgrlTerifa

    VIETgrlTerifa Well-Known Member

    10,285
    2,203
    113
    Are there rumors that he's hiding his homosexuality? Why is that this rumor of all rumors is always the most popular "go-to" rumor for male celebrities?
     
    IceAlisa and (deleted member) like this.
  15. IceAlisa

    IceAlisa Épaulement!!!

    31,178
    4,413
    113
    I have a hypothetical question. Lets say there is a big male celebrity, an A-lister who is hiding his homosexuality for commercial reasons (that's incredibly sad but that's another story). What would motivate a woman to become his beard wife? Especially, if she herself was not in show business and didn't really need the coverage and glamour of the "dream couple."
     
  16. redfiretrees

    redfiretrees Figure Skating Fan in the Tropics

    324
    92
    28
    I guess the biggest motivator could be money?
     
  17. my little pony

    my little pony snarking for AZE

    31,332
    8,496
    113
    his staff usually gets 1 award season and 1 - 2 summers in lake como plus generous parting gifts
     
  18. Rex

    Rex Well-Known Member

    25,887
    5,306
    113
    Marriage, smarriage...I just wish he'd make another movie on a par with The Descendants...I'm crazy about that picture. He was quite effective in that.
     
  19. loulou

    loulou Well-Known Member

    1,797
    162
    63
    I think you can picture how much people who are blessed with a lot, feel like they're missing something, that could come in a lot of shapes.
    Plus, I'd say Clooney is probably a charming company, which could be the cherry thrown on top.


    He is a spectacular actor. Even though I expected more from The Descendants (hte movie, not him): it's my kind of movie, and I decided to not even archive it. Haven't seen Gravity yet (my bad, I know).
     
  20. Susan1

    Susan1 Active Member

    805
    46
    28
  21. orbitz

    orbitz Well-Known Member

    9,967
    749
    113
    A huge upgrade in one's lifestyle and social network. I think that's worth it for some people. Heck, I'd marry a Kardashian, LOL.


    --------------------------


    If a guy is a lifelong's bachelor then the rumor is that he must be gay, especially if he's attractive and desirable (at least on paper, anyway) like Clooney. But the same assumption is not made for a woman though; For example, Cameron Diaz doesn't seem to have much success with long term relationship, but I've never read anything about people assuming that she might be a lesbian.
     
  22. PRlady

    PRlady Smoking

    21,894
    5,585
    113
    I tweeted that because he's marrying a Druze human rights attorney instead of me, he must be anti-Semitic. AND RABID ISRAEL DEFENDERS ATTACKED ME. Chill, people. :rolleyes:
     
  23. skatesindreams

    skatesindreams Well-Known Member

    14,573
    2,453
    113
    Best wishes to an extraordinary couple.
     
  24. Lacey

    Lacey Well-Known Member

    9,000
    873
    113
    Engaged Schmengaged, ya right.
     
    Rex and (deleted member) like this.
  25. Johnny_Fever

    Johnny_Fever Well-Known Member

    1,116
    36
    48
  26. Desperado

    Desperado Active Member

    591
    75
    28
    Very true, it's a double-standard. It's also a double standard that a man can get engaged to a woman 16 years younger and no one will say it's an issue, while a woman doing the same will be ridiculed.
     
  27. Simone411

    Simone411 Just Flip-Flopping Around

    7,627
    3,088
    113
    Well, Congratulations to George and Amal. Wish them the best! :)
     
  28. IceAlisa

    IceAlisa Épaulement!!!

    31,178
    4,413
    113

    My favorite post on this thread. ^^^


    I think I might have heard that rumor. I go to LA a lot...
     
  29. Aussie Willy

    Aussie Willy Well-Known Member

    18,139
    2,171
    113
    The Decendents was really good. Although one of my favourite GC role was in Burn After Reading (I think he had a beard in that).
     
  30. PeterG

    PeterG Hanyuflated

    9,070
    5,634
    113
    Who were you thinking of?