“I wanted you to see how well I’ve recovered from my heart attack,” said Ronald Reagan jokingly at his first at-home party since kicking off his campaign to unseat Jimmy Carter as president. WWD was there in September 1980 alongside aristocrats like Ronald Lauder, son of Joseph and Estée Lauder, David Rockefeller and Joe Coors, president of the brewing company. The gathering of top GOP fund-raisers was thrown to celebrate a slew of then-presumptuous “Prelude to Victory” dinners planned for later in the month that would feature closed-circuit television entertainment headed by Dean Martin and Frank Sinatra.
"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)