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Carly Simon

  1. clouds in my coffee
    Stop Everything and Listen to This Lost Verse From ‘You’re So Vain’Listen to her add another layer to “You’re So Vain.”
  2. vulture lists
    25 Songs and Albums That Inspired Adele’s 25By now you’ve undoubtedly heard 25. Here are 25 other works that we know or imagine contextualized its world.
  3. sexual abuse
    Carly Simon Says She Was Sexually Abused at 7 Years OldSimon reveals she had a “series of sexual encounters” with a teenage family friend.
  4. you probably think this song is about you
    Carly Simon: ‘You’re So Vain’ Is About BeattyThe tea has been spilled.
  5. videos
    Watch Taylor Swift Bring Out Carly Simon to Sing ‘You’re So Vain’And we were there to sing along.
  6. carly simon
    The Thirteen Most Bananas Videos on Carly Simon’s YouTube PageYou’re so vain, but she’s so nuts.
  7. ponzied
    Carly Simon Was a Victim of Money Manager Ken Starr, But Walter Cronkite ‘Got Out Early’Lucky him.
  8. Mediavore
    Beso Gets Its Own VH1 Show; Carly Simon’s Starbucks Suit DismissedTodd English and Eva Longoria’s restaurant is bound for the airwaves, while a singer fails to make her case that a coffee chain owed her.
  9. things that are ruined
    Carly Simon Now Saying ‘You’re So Vain’ Is About Dead Classical PoetThis woman.
  10. revived mysteries
    ‘You’re So Vain’ Not About David Geffen After All“What a funny mistake!” Simon says.
  11. things that are ruined
    Carly Simon Ruins Our Day With Worst Reveal EverDavid Geffen? DAVID GEFFEN?
  12. music
    Carly Simon’s Ancient ‘You’re So Vain’ Riddle Solved in Creepiest Way PossibleRed rum, red rum!
  13. gossipmonger
    Penn Badgley and Angelina Jolie Half-assed Their Halloween CostumesAnd more celebrity doings, in our daily gossip roundup.
  14. Mediavore
    Cops’ Favorite Restaurants; Simon Sues Starbucks
  15. Mediavore
    Wine Country Balloonists Invade Property; Yogurtland Sued for UnsanitaryWhile Temecula wine country landowners have a new pest to consider, Yogurtland is being sued for reusing its product.
  16. Mediavore
    Pho Hoa Damaged in Fire; Dogfish Menace Mass. FisheriesPlus: Gourmet’s cause of death, and a moment for boneless chicken wings, all in our morning news roundup.
  17. Mediavore
    Felony Franks Courts Controvery; Gourmet’s Cause of DeathPlus: boneless chicken wings have their moment, and Ferran Adria considers tapas, all in our morning news roundup.
  18. Mediavore
    Bagatelle Expands Uptown; Gourmet’s Cause of DeathPlus: Death & Co. looks west, and boneless chicken wings have their moment, all in our morning news roundup.
  19. company town
    Eyebrows Are Raised Over Morgan StanleyMorgan Stanley CEO John Mack grapples with plummeting profits and a rogue trader, a summer associate messes with the wrong guy at the company picnic, and Rachael Ray buys in the Hamptons, in our daily roundup of finance, law, media, and real-estate news.
  20. gossipmonger
    Kristin Davis Is Not a Slut, Okay?Kristin Davis got annoyed that Evan Handler’s wife jokingly referred to her as a “slut” when Handler had to film sex scenes with Davis on Sex and the City. Real-estate developer and Observer owner Jared Kushner recently replaced his dinner table with a Ping-Pong table and says more people come visit him now. Carly Simon says she never slept with Mick Jagger, but Bianca Jagger doesn’t believe her. Folk legend Pete Seeger is still annoyed that his protégé Bob Dylan switched to electric guitar back in 1965. Gwen Stefani says that she thinks celebrity gossip is gross, but she’s addicted.
  21. the industry
    Judd Apatow’s Inability to Stop Producing Movies Is Becoming TroublingPlus: Mayor André 3000!
  22. in other news
    Neil Diamond Reveals the Cute, Pervy Roots of ‘Sweet Caroline’Late yesterday, singer Neil Diamond revealed that the inspiration for his famous song “Sweet Caroline” was a girlish Caroline Kennedy, who was 12 when the song was originally released. He even performed the song via satellite at Kennedy’s 50th-birthday party last week, which friends say was a thrill for the charitable New Yorker. This unwraps one of music’s great riddles, in the order of “Who is Carly Simon singing about in, ‘You’re So Vain’?” and “Hey Steve Miller, what the hell is a ‘pompatus’?” Diamond, 66, said he was a “young, broke songwriter” in the ‘60s when he saw a cute photo of Caroline Kennedy in a magazine. “It was a picture of a little girl dressed to the nines in her riding gear, next to her pony,” he recalled. “It was such an innocent, wonderful picture, I immediately felt there was a song in there.” Wait a minute … There may be a lot of complicated lyrics to that song, but we seem to remember at least a couple that aren’t “little girl” appropriate…
  23. right-click
    Something Stinks and for Once It’s Not Devendra Banhart … Okay, It Is.Radiohead, Uncle Murder, and the Flaming Lips cover Neil Young.