Kim K. talks Turkey Day, live from the Charmin Restrooms
November 24th, 2010
01:35 PM ET

Kim K. talks Turkey Day, live from the Charmin Restrooms

My Facebook status Tuesday was the honest truth: I spent the morning in a bathroom with Kim Kardashian and she said she liked my shirt!

I felt like Rudolph in the scene from the classic 1964 TV special where Clarice tells him he’s cute and he frolics off, chanting, “She said I’m cuuuuuute!" but it was more like, “She said she liked my shiiiiiiiirt!”

As for the bathroom part, Kardashian was in New York City serving as the celebrity ambassador for Charmin Restrooms. (A CNN iReporter snapped a few photos of Kardashian hanging out with the Charmin bears.) The Charmin Restrooms are a swanky bank of ultra-deluxe, free public bathrooms located smack in the middle of Times Square.

Charmin welcomed Kardashian to Manhattan with a key to the Charmin Restrooms for the 2010 holiday shopping season in honor of her new DASH store opening up in Soho, and she spent a few moments chatting with CNN.

CNN: You're new to the city; what have you done so far? What's your favorite part about living here?

Kardashian: Well, my sister and I wanted to do everything! We went to see the Statue of Liberty, the Empire State Building, rode the subways… we just tried to do everything that we’d never done in New York. We’ve been in New York for a couple months, [but] we're back now in L.A. I missed it so I went home, but [then] I missed New York so I came back. So now I’m completely bi-coastal...I love both cities. There’s just this energy about New York that fits with my workaholic personality. I feel very productive when I’m here.

CNN: What can you tell us about your new book, "Kardashian Konfidential"?

Kardashian: I think it gives a great description of what my sisters and I were like growing up, who we were, how we got to the place where we’re at [now], and why we enjoy living this hectic life. It also has fashion tips, beauty tips and relationship advice. It’s a fun story that my sisters and I tell together.

CNN: What are your Thanksgiving plans?

Kardashian: I am going to spend it back in L.A. with the entire family: Khloe, Lamar [Odom, Khloe’s husband], Kourtney, Scott [Kourtney’s boyfriend], Mason [Kourtney and Scott’s 11-month-old son], and my brother [Robert]. We’re all just going to get together and cook, and eat, and just spend some time together.

The conversation then turned to Charmin Restrooms, and we bonded over a shared pet peeve: People who don’t keep hand soap pump dispensers in their guest bathrooms and instead keep around communal bar soap. We totally OCD’d out over the way shared bar soap almost appears fossilized, cracked and dirty. Dirty soap: An oxymoron if there ever was one. But I digress…

So if you’re checking “Elf” on Broadway, shopping at the Disney Store Times Square, ice skating in Bryant Park, or any other holiday activities, check out the Charmin Restrooms on 42nd Street. (I mean, with four types of toilet paper, how could you go wrong?)

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  1. Madge

    Curb the botox girl-

    October 21, 2013 at 10:40 am | Report abuse |
  2. Marivel

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    October 21, 2013 at 10:21 am | Report abuse |
  3. Travel Turkey

    Nice text, thank you.

    December 8, 2010 at 9:49 am | Report abuse |
  4. sarahc33

    I thought she was really pretty till she got her lips done, now she just looks utterly fake.

    November 30, 2010 at 11:07 am | Report abuse |
  5. The MUSIC and DISNEY Girl

    Kim Kardashian rocks!!!!

    November 29, 2010 at 1:15 am | Report abuse |
  6. karla

    Love Kim and the other two, my three are just the witches they are sometimes, but love each other dearly. I even call the Kardashian girls sometimes.

    November 25, 2010 at 10:22 am | Report abuse |
  7. Sarah

    What a pig

    November 25, 2010 at 10:18 am | Report abuse |
  8. Querhea

    I really do love the Kardashians and all but talking about soap,please it is like they're both germaphobics.

    November 25, 2010 at 2:46 am | Report abuse |
  9. portalpunk

    portalpunk thinks kim and her sister are very successful and taking advantage of their window of opportunity

    November 24, 2010 at 5:12 pm | Report abuse |
  10. Honey Bee

    What else is a talentless promoter of stuff suppose to do. She gets paid to do nothing and promote stuff. Just be glad she kept her clothes on....

    November 24, 2010 at 4:33 pm | Report abuse |
  11. Jen

    I love these girls!!

    November 24, 2010 at 3:28 pm | Report abuse |
  12. celebs911

    Kim K is everywhere these days promoting pretty much everything:) it's way beyond my understanding, but i guess Chris Jenner doesn't give up...we will post predictions soon on this family. today Kelly Preston and John Travolta and latest celebs predictions on our Celebs911 page:

    November 24, 2010 at 2:52 pm | Report abuse |
  13. Kenny'sGirl789

    Not even on Thanksgiving are we free of this plastic talentless bimbo and her irrelevant family.

    November 24, 2010 at 2:02 pm | Report abuse |

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