Almost every month brings a new magazine cover for Kim Kardashian West. For July, she graces the cover of Rolling Stone magazine in a racy sailor costume. The feature story promises to reveal 11 new facts about the reality star, whose every move is documented by cameras, writers and paparazzi. She also stands up against her bashers and declares that beauty can exist with brains.
“I believe that I am so much smarter than I'm portrayed," Kardashian West says. The social media maven has decided to take her life by the reins. She has opted to speak up about what’s going on with her instead of just letting the media do as they will. On Wednesday, she took to Instagram to give her fans the first look at her Rolling Stone cover. The magazine won’t hit the newsstands until Friday but Kardashian has give everyone a leg up.
On the cover, she’s wearing a tank top with blue and white sailor stripes and a sailor’s hat. The top is rolled down to reveal a red bra and ample cleavage.
Rolling Stone has posted a brief rundown of what to expect in the feature story. The article promises 11 new facts about the reality star. Some are now actually well-known details -- or could easily be found out via Google. However, there are a few new tidbits. Here’s a summary of her revelations:
1. Her first interracial relationship was with Michael Jackson’s nephew.
2. Her whirlwind romance with Kris Humphries was not her first foray into marrying on impulse. She secretly wed music producer Damon Thomas when she was only 20 years old.
3. It’s no real secret anymore that she found out about Caitlyn Jenner’s cross-dressing 12 years ago. She revealed the same in “Keeping Up With the Kardashians: About Bruce.”
4. She took her dad’s side when O.J. Simpson went on trial. While Kris Jenner was always open about her view, Kardashian West had generally kept quiet about the topic.
5. She considers herself a feminist.
6. She rarely wears underwear (no secret) but she’s avoided wardrobe malfunctions and errant photos because she hardly drinks.
7. She believes Paris Hilton wasn’t happy when her Ray-J sex tape came out.
8. She’s gotten over the sex tape scandal and knows exactly who leaked it. However, she can’t say anything due to a confidentiality agreement.
9. She’s a big fan of the Backstreet Boys.
10. She believes that she and husband Kanye West are opposites.
11. Her brother Rob Kardashian’s disappearance from “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” is mainly due to his weight gain.