Sparkling against her mauve reptile Roberto Cavalli dress and matching clutch, Lopez’s talons were emblazoned with a variety of one hundred-dollar bill decals and dotted with micro rhinestones to light-catching effect. Invoking ‘90s nostalgia, the singer’s currency-green acrylics bring to mind rapper Lil’ Kim’s infamous “money nails,” which were inspired by her verse on Junior M.A.F.I.A.’s 1995 rap hit “Get Money,” and recently exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art.
While Lopez’s tips are often ornately decorated, she very well could have kicked things up a notch in the spirit of her co-collaborator Cardi, a fellow Bronx-born diva with a flair for next-level nail art. After all, when the two Top 40 fixtures first met last fall, Lopez pleaded to examine the hip-hop star’s signature razor-sharp talons up close. No matter the story behind her Benjamins-printed nails, let’s be clear: There’s no more fitting accoutrement for merengue-ing to the money, bachata-ing to the bank.
Lexy Burke, whose Venmo Challenge has taken TikTok by storm this year, surprised a Postmates delivery man inside a Nashville, Tenn., parking garage with a $1,000 cash tip. Burke’s followers were, once again, in awe of the emotional moment brought on by the challenge, which has been an ongoing effort since May. If you liked this article, learn more about the Venmo Challenge here.
Alexa Demie, whose work as Maddy Perez on “Euphoria” made her into a star, has been accused of lying about her age, but the resulting memes are what has everyone talking. A viral tweet with older photos of Demie standing alongside the elder Kardashian sisters, Sky Ferreira, Grimes and Azealia Banks further called into question how old she actually is. “Why the streets saying Alexa Demie is pushing 30….. i thought this girl was 22 or 23 years old….”