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eBay-Happy Editor Axed; Vogue Staffs Up India Debut
December 5, 2006
Perhaps the only thing beauty editors prize more than the bundles of swag bestowed on them by the multi-billion dollar cosmetics industry is a code of omerta. First the blogger "Jolie in NYC" was blackballed from the industry for her swag revelations once she was revealed to be Nadine Haobsh, a junior beauty editor at Ladies Home Journal. And now, Allure assistant editor Molly Friedman has been drummed out of Condé Nast, according to Page Six, after she was caught hawking spare product on eBay. Friedman's mistake was leaving a paper trail -- she had a penchant for calling ...
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