LaunchPad - November 2011 - (Page 134)

FLASHB ACK 2010 Kathryn Bigelow In celebration of Launchpad ’s 10th anniversary, we highlight the best and worst of the past decade. —Jillian Gordon and Alyson Osterman-Kerr THE GOOD GIRL POWER: Kathryn Bigelow is the first woman to win in the best director category at the Academy Awards. Chilean Miners FLY GUY: JetBlue flight attendant Steven Slater is hailed as a hero by many after he quits his job at the conclusion of a flight and makes a grand exit, deploying and sliding down the evacuation slide at the terminal gate. THE GREAT ESCAPE: After spending more than two months underground, 33 Chilean miners are freed. Gulf Coast Spill RIP ALEXANDER MCQUEEN: The 40-year-old fashion designer commits suicide. Alexander McQueen THE BAD Quake in Haiti Images: THE GOOD: Kathryn: Ethan Miller/WireImage; miners: AFP; Steven: New York Daily News; THE BAD: Spill: Saul Loeb/AFP; Alexander: The Washington Post; quake: Alison Wright/ National Geographic; THE UGLY: Heidi: Steven Lawton/FilmMagic; Sandra and Jesse: Michael Buckner/WireImage; Conan: Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic; Jay: Michael Schwartz/WireImage COASTAL SERVICE: BP oil spill on the Gulf Coast is the worst spill in U.S. history—more than 200-million gallons of oil spread, claiming 11 lives, devastating wildlife, and affecting local businesses. FORCE OF NATURE: A 7.0-magnitude earthquake strikes Haiti, killing thousands. THE UGLY Heidi Montag THE BREAKUP: America’s sweetheart Sandra Bullock splits from unfaithful hubby Jesse James. QUEST FOR PERFECTION: After reportedly undergoing 10 plastic surgery procedures in one day, reality star Heidi Montag reveals a startling new look. Jesse James and Sandra Bullock Conan O’Brien vs. Jay Leno LAST LAUGH: Shortly after being granted the position as host of The Tonight Show, Conan O’Brien is dethroned by original host Jay Leno. 134 11.11

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of LaunchPad - November 2011

LaunchPad - November 2011
Editor’s Notebook
In Touch
Runway Report
Star Struck
Backstage Pass
First Look
Inside Story
Brand New
Green Piece
Color Lab
Male Order
Tool Talk
My Way
Salon of the Month
First Person
Free Launch
Beauty 911
Saving Face
Quick Tips
Only Hue
Hollywood for the Holidays
Puppet Show
Advertiser Index

LaunchPad - November 2011