February 6, 2011

Katy Perry Rolling Stone Photoshop: when Beauty isn’t Perfect enough.

Rolling Stone was grassroots before MTV existed, man, and it sold out before MTV existed, too.

Via The Whoa:

“…look ^ at her right hand! Fake fingers ewwww!”

Lots more comments here.

Photoshop she didn’t ask for, exposed:


There is a tonic, or antidote, to wanting to be other than we are. It’s called maitri (click here for more). It’s called unconditional friendliness toward ourselves. It’s simple. It’s hard.

Mindfulness isn’t about gurus on mountaintops. It is about everyday life. It is about learning to make friends with oneself, as we are. Buying into perfection is aggression: aggression toward ourselves.

“A little perspective goes a long way…”

Relephant bonus:
The One way to get closer to genuine joy in this Life:

A simple Buddhist trick: how to be fully Happy:


For more amazeballs: “A 20-year-old model photographed as if she were 10, 20, 30, 40, 50 & 60 years old.”

And: How much do you look like your family? Photoshopped photos of relatives.


Detox Bath Salts on elephant’s Market

For more:

Photos: Before & After Photoshop.

Photos: Before & After Photoshop.

Heartwarming Tearjerker: Autistic Girl duets with Katy Perry. {Video}

Math is Fun. {Katy Perry + Sesame Street = College Humor}

Videos of Perry: Puritanical Parents convince Sesame Street to cut Katy Perry appearance.

An antidote to all of the above:

Bonus: how to deal with Negativity:

Buddhist wisdom: How to make relationships last:

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ldirk Jul 25, 2015 7:38am

Not a hair out of place either time. That hairstylist has a bright future!

oneman Apr 6, 2014 9:43pm


click here Jan 19, 2014 3:39pm

Selena Gomez may have Katy Perry to say thanks to for what seems to be an on-again relationship with Justin Bieber.

The 21-year-old Come & Get It star explained the elderly artist as the person she turns to for loving relationship suggestions in the March issue of Seventeen magazine.

Selena might be on top of the world with a smash album and also big fanbase, but once she really needs help with the love department Katy is her go-to gal.

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Waylon Lewis, founder of Elephant Journal & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat.” Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword’s Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by “Greatist”, Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: “the mindful life” beyond the choir & to all those who didn’t know they gave a care. elephantjournal.com | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, touches on modern relationships from a Buddhist point of view. His dream of 9 years, the Elephant “Ecosystem” will find a way to pay 1,000s of writers a month, helping reverse the tide of low-quality, unpaid writing & reading for free online.