Barack Obama secured a victory in one of the most hotly contested presidential elections in years — and with strong support from the fashion industry.Obama now faces the major challenges of jump-starting the faltering economy, pumping confidence back into the free market and shoring up and containing a two-front war in Iraq and Afghanistan — not to mention uniting a country where a significant number of people didn’t vote for him. All are expected to be at the top of the 44th president’s agenda in his first 100 days in office.
"I think that all anyone really wants in life is to have people understand us for who we actually are, despite everything," says Ruth Negga. The actress talks "Preachers" season 2 and more on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: Dan Doperalski)
"That's something that resonates with me too because I'm so locked into a number. If I go over that number it completely ruins my day so it's nice to get detached from the number on the scale." - Chelsea Handler on Kelly LeVeque's book "Body Love." #wwdeye (📷: John Salangsang)