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Kim Kardashian Paid $600K To Host Vegas Party On New Year’s Eve

December 28, 2011 08:00 AM by Lisa Princ

Kim Kardashian and the entire Kardashian clan don’t appear to be going anywhere anytime soon, despite the boycott efforts against them. In fact, the Keeping Up With The Kardashians star will be raking in a cool $600,000 just to host a New Year’s Eve party in Las Vegas! No, we are not kidding. More after the jump!

Say what? Yes, you read that correctly. Despite all the bad press after her divorce from Kris Humphries, Kim Kardashian is supposedly being paid $600,000 to host the annual New Year’s Eve party at Tao in the Venetian in Las Vegas. According to sources, Kim was paid $500,000 for the same hosting gig last year, so why the extra $100k this year? Apparently, Tao is also paying the Keeping Up With The Kardashians star to make a few more appearances for them.

Speaking of New Year’s Eve, Kim Kardashian recently took to Twitter to share her excitement as she posted: “New Year’s Eve is one of my favorite nights of the year. Time to celebrate everything you’ve achieved in the past year and look forward to everything to come in the New Year… This New Year’s Eve, I’ll be celebrating at Tao in Las Vegas. I can’t wait!” Will she be celebrating the fact that she achieved yet another failure of a marriage? Somehow we don’t think she will be drowning sorrow about her divorce on New Year’s Eve.

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83 Responses to “Kim Kardashian Paid $600K To Host Vegas Party On New Year’s Eve”

  1. Vickie Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 8:12 am

    And we care because…???

    This is one way she makes money. Big deal!!!

    Where is all of her “charity” work she claims she and her lovely mommy claim she does? Scooping out food on Thanksgiving does not cut it – not at this point in her “career”. She never misses a photo op and we all know the papps follow her around. So, what gives?

    Honestly, THIS is news???

  2. Don Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 8:25 am

    This bimbo is the biggest no talent woman on TV. And running close 2nd and 3rd are her bimbo sisters ! I like to give credit where its due, but clearly, I cannot give this woman credit for ANYTHING ! The mother Kris markets her girls to impressionable younger females, and its borderline almost a crime. Bottom line: Kim and her sisters cannot really act, or sing, or do a sport, or be politically inclined – so why the Hell are they “famous” ??? Something needs to change, if these are role models and “real celebrities”, then man, I should be Superman ……

  3. Suzoo Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 8:46 am

    I live in Vegas and this is freaking me out. I don’t want her here while I’m trying to celebrate.

  4. macy Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 8:57 am

    People don’t go!

  5. Info_tech411 Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 9:02 am

    That’s a Crime, What a Ripoff! Who in their right mind would pay to have an absolute moron, like Kim to host an event of any kind…She’s like a bad dream, that won’t go away. Rasputin…

  6. Erika Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 9:03 am

    And here I am trying to get a home of my own get back on my feet from this economy and she gets payed all that money to stand there and wave at people that she wont even meet but its all good TAO is just trying to make there money too. It’s just to much money you could buy two nice big house’s with that money.

  7. Michelle Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 9:21 am

    I think that it is amazing how Kris made this family a fortune. Anybody would love to be in their shoes and for all of the people who have negative things to say… I really feel bad for them. Nobody should dwell on others success. That would be a miserable life.

  8. Sandy Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 9:21 am

    Good for her! I love these girls and their family. They work hard and are generally nice people. What’s wrong with that. If Kris wasn’t the one so what, who cares. The right man will find Kim K when its time. Enjoy yourselves ladies.

  9. Sir Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 9:37 am

    What is the worthless area around a va-gina called?

    The woman

  10. Vicki Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 9:49 am

    Kim really needs to relax and take it easy she is going to start look old soon. Don’t worry about being married, take your time and find the man of your dreams from a relationship that is longer than 6 months. Make sure you know all you can about him before marrying him. Life is to short you are not that old and save your money for the real marriage

  11. Carolyn Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 10:06 am

    Leave Kim alone already. So she made a mistake. Are you perfect? All women screw up, especially in relationships. Get over it, move on. She is a brilliant business woman. How about giving her kudos for that?!?

  12. its_kaos Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 10:08 am

    I just click on the urls to leave comments.. isn’t the world over the Kardashians, REALLY!!! Just go away

  13. Nora Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 10:12 am

    Kim you go get that money and screw whatever everyone else is saying. Luv you girl!

  14. Ivana Odstrcil Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 10:16 am

    Kim is a disgusting WHORE and stupid those who are paying her that much money. $600K could feed so many hungry children’s mouth….If I would have ticket to this event and found out she will be there Hosting and OVERPAID like that, I would want my money back or simply PASS. I will never support this person or any of her family members. They are disgrace to this country and they represent nasty spoiled lifestyle based on selfishness, money-hungriness, manipulating and using everyone and everything, lying and other nasty things. They need to go away. Are you people really so much brained wash by this whiny NO CLASS Hoe? Is her fake boobs and everything else Fake really more important, that starving children and people without jobs in this country?? Unbelievable!!!!!! She needs to GO!!!! All of them!! ENOUGH!!!

  15. Lucy Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 10:26 am

    The family is a waste of T.V air time

  16. Angela Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 10:37 am

    Protestors who want the show taken off the air sshould show up and not allow anyone in.

  17. love Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 10:43 am

    kim kardashian sexy and beautifiul

  18. john holmes Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 10:48 am

    just bring in a rapper, basketball team, video camera and she’ll do it for free

  19. a.j. smith Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 10:59 am

    operation wall street should protest ! What a fucked up country.

  20. jeff Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 11:00 am

    I know what I will be watching on New Year’s. She is awesome.

  21. rick Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 11:08 am

    Another reason why the end of the world is coming.

  22. Teresa Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 11:17 am

    I dont really care either way. I have too many problems in my own life to focus on other peoples problems. Regardless of what anyone says, Im sure we all have made mistakes of our own and spotlighting others problems doesnt make our own problems go away. It just makes us look like we dont have a life at all to focus on something like this! Get a life!!

  23. Beth Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 11:17 am

    Ban the Kardashians yuck!!!!!!

  24. john h Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 11:27 am

    She looks like roger the alien on american dad with that phony wistful sultry look. Part of the trash with cash sect.that hopefully disappears from our tele and computers

  25. freddyzz Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 11:28 am

    How much does she donate to charity? If you dig you will see the Kardashinas only worship the almighty dollar. They will go the way of the Dodo bird or Pet rock. Kim is a whore when it comes to money. N0 class, no brains, no talent.

  26. john h Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 11:30 am

    somebody please blow that trashes head off.Now that would be cause for a real new years party!

  27. sam Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 11:45 am

    When the hell is her five minutes of fame up. I am sick of seeing anything on her.

  28. Boycott Kim Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 11:46 am

    How gross is this. TAO has a max capacity of 2,500. At $250 per ticket, they are barely going to break even. This is considering that they pack a full house and does not consider their costs and staff counting towards capacity.

    Does anyone question how Fregie (with talent) only gets $100k, but Kim K with all the backlash is getting $600k? Does the media wonder if this is just another Kardashian lie? Is TAO really this stupid? Is the IRS paying attention? $600k sure does hire a lot of laborers in Chinese Sweatshops. What will be next?

    It would benefit her, by making her look as if she is luxurious, opulent, and most of all bulletproof to the backlash. It helps TAO with free headlines about their NY Eve party.

    Looks as if the Kardashians still exploit the media. If someone is getting away with 600k for one night worth of work (if you can call it that), while most Americans are struggling with lost equity in their houses, debt, and unemployment, they should have enough class not to turn it into a headline. Kim can make her money any way she wants (as she has proven with her past sex tape), but Americans dont need the bragging.

    Over 475k Americans have signed a petition to boycott Kim Kardashian. Its headlines like this that show us why.

    This is truly disgusting.
    - BoycottKim.com

  29. Matt Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 11:55 am

    Please will they go away, all of them, I’m sure it won’t be much longer before we don’t have to hear anymore about them

  30. John Doe Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 12:25 pm

    What a waste of flesh…I wouldn’t sleep with her if she paid me and my life depended on it.

  31. sheri Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 12:42 pm

    Why would anyone what to be at a New Year party with someone so fake it isn’t even funny. Kim Kardashian is only in everything for fam and money and nothing else. She doesn’t love anyone but her pocket book. We need to get rid of the Kim Kardashians from the magazines, newspapers, fashion and everything else – what a phony person and the biggest BSer there is for all time.

  32. Cheryl Monteiro Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 12:51 pm

    I think she is immature, but, I admit I’m a huge fan! I do not believe these are ‘wicked’ ‘horrible’ people, but have ridden a non stop sky rocket to fame in very short order! We’ve literally watched her and her sisters (and brother) grow up on tv. We have a lot of time and interest invested in them as people. As a former performer, and agent assistant from Beverly Hills, these are some of the most attractive people I’ve viewed on the boob tube in ages, if EVER! For me, it’s like adult Barbie play! Who
    wouldn’t want to be this beautiful and wear
    couture, be adored, whatever? I wish Kim and the entire family the very best and continued success. Let the man upstairs ‘judge’ everything else.

  33. sallie Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 12:56 pm

    KIM KARDASHIAN ABORTION- Kim aborted Kris Humphries baby when she went back to L.A. for a fewdays while filmiming NY E proram

  34. BC Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 12:57 pm

    WHY?! what is she going to do? she can’t sing, she’s not funny, she can’t dance! She is a money grubbing slut! Who would want to pay to see her! This is why she will never go away cause companies promote her :(

  35. sharon deering Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 1:36 pm

    why does anyone give a shit about kim she is nothing but about herself she could care about nobody. its all about the money

  36. Robin R. Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 2:01 pm

    Kim doesn’t seem to be going through what most couples go through, when they separate and ultimately divorce. I see no remorse for anything, no backing up in order to work through anything. Of course this is a woman who didn’t even consider counseling when problems presented themselves. Counseling should have been the first thing. She knows it is very plain that she wasn’t in love with Kris Humphries. She sees it as her personal business. I was very disappointed in all of this wedding business. However, I was correct when I said that the network was not going to cancel anything “Kardashian”. I posted that comment when that petition was being circulated. The family is too much of a money maker, and in spite of the thousands that were upset and wanted to boycott, there were oh so many more that were enticed to watch the weekly antics of this family. Even bad press is still press. People love the glitz and glamour, as it represents a part of life that most of us will never experience. The trips,clothes, shoes, make- up,trendy restaurants and clubs, flashy cars and all of the perks that go along with this type of lifestyle, are just way too alluring for many to ignore. They don’t realize that it is their attention to all of this that gives the Kardashian’s their money. We ultimately are responsible for their lifestyle. Look at the whole picture. We make them famous because of the attention we give them, and yet we fault them for it? Maybe we all should think about what it is that really upsets us about this family?

  37. Enrique Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 2:55 pm

    I do not understand the fascination of people for someone who has not talent whatsoever, is selfish, annoying, with a shallow personality, and a shorty with a superficial face and body.

    Let’s get real people, find someone naturally attractive with a good personality and great talent to host your end of the year party.

  38. Lyn Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 2:58 pm

    I’m actually embarrassed that this is the best we can offer up in the United States! A very sad country we are.

  39. pj Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 3:12 pm

    All of my friends and I would put that amount of money together if we were assured the kartrashians would disappear.

  40. Chuck Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 3:15 pm

    Okay….so boycott the Venteian too. No big deal.

  41. KimLooseTwat Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 3:47 pm

    Kim Kuntarshian is a superficial, basic, slut. When she loses her looks in the next few years, she will lose her very essence. I feel sorry for you Kim Kuntarshian.

  42. thericker Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 3:56 pm

    god that woman is hot

  43. Mark Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 4:05 pm

    She is the highest priced HOOKER around

  44. Denise Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 4:36 pm

    Petitioning Kim ‘s show because she divorced after a short period is crazy. Who does that!!! Kim is a beautiful girl and should not stay married to a jerk that does not know how to treat her.

  45. MikeB Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 4:49 pm

    Man I wish they would disappear from tv.

  46. maddie Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 4:52 pm

    Good for her!!! She doesnt need a man to be successful!

  47. Nancie Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 6:04 pm

    I think Kim is the type that doesn’t like to be lonely. People really don’t know what their married to until at least a year. I feel Kris H was an arrogant type, and controlling Kim deserves someone at least remotely human, from what i seen on the show, he was a drag. I’m poor and don’t hardly have a pot to you know what in, and my family says why do you watch the rich spoiled people, in all reality i find joy in my heart to at least see people that are blessed in such a way! Go Kardashians, I know that you all thank God for your blessings! It’s a lot of hard work to keep up i’m sure.

  48. Linda Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 6:05 pm

    “celebrate everything that you’ve achieved in the past year” hahah like the marriage sham

  49. fed up Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 6:21 pm

    The fact that Ms. Kardashian has $600,000.00, is disturbing. This woman has no talent and makes a large sum of money. I guess, that is a talent in itself.

  50. Yoyo Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 6:41 pm

    What’s the big deal Hollywood don’t take marriage serious. All the stars do is change spouses like you change underware. Leave the girl alone, personally, I am glad she woke up before it was too late. It’s never to late to stop a cermony especially if you feel you are are being mistreated in some way. Better safe than dead!! These people are not mentally prepared for marriage anyway, much too young!

  51. Haha Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 7:22 pm

    Woooow >< So glad that some F888k heads have money to blow,for their a$$es and their Blow jobs wow HEY HERE IS AN IDEA!! GO FV**N GIVE MONEY TO CHAIRTY!! HMM???? WHORES

  52. Really Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 7:22 pm

    It’s sad the owner of the Venetian is dropping this money down the drain…ah what Vegas used to be but the true Reality is tell SEARS what’s it’s like to parter up with the Kardashians…that’s what it really gets you. This year, one fool or set of fools decided to pay her money, while the others she and her family associated themselves with are closing their doors, dropping them like a hot potato or suing them for a laundry list of reasons. That’s reality.

  53. Mitch Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 7:54 pm

    Let me get this straight, make a porno movie marry and divorce a pro basketball player sells shoes made by little kids in a communist country and get paid $600,000 just to host a party, what kind of people are falling for this scam. Yes I said scam.

  54. Danielle Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 7:56 pm

    More meaningless information about meaningless people.
    Who cares?

  55. FAT VAGINA Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 8:00 pm

    GOOD FOR HER SHOWING HER BOLD VAGINA HAS ALOT OF MONEY
    IS GOING TO SHOW HER VAGINA DURING HER PARTY TOO

    BECUASE MY BROTHER WANTS TO SEE HER VAGINA IN PERSON

    HE IS BOLD AND FAT

  56. T Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 8:17 pm

    Who cares about her divorce, she is not the only female or male in the world to get a divorce so shorty after marriage, I’m actually proud of the girl for standing up to her feelings, why should she stay in an unhappy marriage? If its wrong, its wrong. Why suffer years of unhappiness because the public doesnt approve, GO Kim, Im glad your strong enough to follow your heart!

  57. Raymond Hargrove Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 8:48 pm

    Lets face it the three older K’s are beautiful low moral fiber but beautiful as there father “LUCIFER” was as well lets pray that there money and “Father-LUCIFER”don’t have them in HELL with him.

  58. glenda laster Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 9:17 pm

    The whole bunch makes me sick. I do not understand what all the hubub is about. Several overweight spoiled women.

  59. johnny truth Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 9:31 pm

    Vegas must be full of phonies to give this roger lookalike from american dad with her phony wistful look 600 g’s to do what give blow jobs even though her following is huge when u count crabs.

  60. Brandon Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 9:40 pm

    Take that haters. Leave the Kardashians alone.

  61. thgirbla Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 9:52 pm

    I see that the Queen of the Media Whores and HER Clan is still finding suckers that fall for HER hyped contrived popularity !!!
    There IS a sucker born every second !!!
    People are SO gullible, but then that’s what THEY are counting on !!!

  62. KimS Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 10:01 pm

    I think it is great she is back to work and making money after deciding to protect herself and her child by leaving that bad tempered guy. I guess if you got it, you got it. It’s all about perceived value. PS it is rude to say that about her marriage which had nothing to do with her. It was all about his issues. She was doing everything right.

  63. Katie Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 10:30 pm

    WOW whats next? Getting Snookie? Because from how I see it, they’re pretty much the same. Famous for doing nothing.

  64. robin Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 10:56 pm

    What is she going to do,give BJs and have sex with everyone there? You ask me,they will still lose money on that deal and probably catch an std as well.

  65. darin Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 11:13 pm

    Hate her or not she no doubt draw a crowd and probably not say too much at all. Than take off. She knows how to soak.

  66. Centurion Says:
    December 28th, 2011 at 11:19 pm

    People may boycott attending the party at Tao, just because the stench of Kim will be there. Well, except for the rappers cause they know she would be an easy piece of tail once she has 2 glasses of champagne. KANYE, 50 CENT, SOULJA BOY, those homies will be standing in line for some Kimmy K that nite.

  67. Charles V Says:
    December 29th, 2011 at 2:24 am

    Kim K is a whore…an expensive whore, but still a whore.

  68. Christine Says:
    December 29th, 2011 at 3:55 am

    Kim moves like a hurricane. She has no care for those in her path as she barrels her way towards the big money prize. She is obviously very much over Kris. Hopefully, he would be able to salvage his life quickly and move on too. I wonder what the Vegas crowd’s response to her would be like?

  69. olanike akinbolaji Says:
    December 29th, 2011 at 4:19 am

    if kim have a good reason of quitting d relationship then i wish her whatever she wish herself but if she doesn’t she should know that what goes around comes around,God has was of rewarding the wicked

  70. Graydon Says:
    December 29th, 2011 at 5:47 am

    The whole family is nothing but sluts. America needs to wise up. These people are just that people, they are certainly nothing special.

  71. mark Says:
    December 29th, 2011 at 6:32 am

    Fucking skank whore! Wh would anyone want to see this whore, unless she is being tag teamed ass fucked by a couple elephants

  72. Joel Says:
    December 29th, 2011 at 6:40 am

    Who cares about her its her image she is tanishing and no one image am just so sorry for that mom of hers who does not know how to make her family a lovable one

  73. Tom Buzzard Says:
    December 29th, 2011 at 7:18 am

    Is Kim and Family making a New Years Orgy Sex Tape?

  74. cheryl Says:
    December 29th, 2011 at 7:23 am

    I think she’s moved forward. Why doesn’t the media stop focusing on the divorce?

  75. amay Says:
    December 29th, 2011 at 8:11 am

    I will never go to this place -again. Nor would i drop my money at this place. You hired Kim K to do this. Well you lost my money and vote

  76. q Says:
    December 29th, 2011 at 8:12 am

    If this family keeps making millions it will be no ones fault but our own. This just goes to show that society has come to the point where being selfish and materialistic actually gets you somewhere. I feel bad for the next couple of generations …its only going to get worse.

  77. Fred Blitzfick Says:
    December 29th, 2011 at 9:04 am

    What a waste, in every respect.

  78. f Says:
    December 29th, 2011 at 11:32 am

    Too much hooplah about this w-hore! Enough is enough!!

  79. Lindsey Says:
    December 29th, 2011 at 12:05 pm

    love them!

  80. J Says:
    December 29th, 2011 at 12:49 pm

    “New Year’s Eve is one of my favorite nights of the year. Time to celebrate everything you’ve achieved in the past year [long pause]… and look forward to everything to come in the New Year…”
    -More crack to come…2012.

  81. Theresa Says:
    December 29th, 2011 at 5:39 pm

    Some people have a healthy perspective on celebrity and some people do not. People that are so distraught because Kim felt like she had to end her marriage and feel duped are too emotionally invested in the lives of celebrities. Kim Kardashian ending her marriage doesn’t affect me and it shouldn’t affect you either. If you look at shows like Keeping Up With the Kardashians, Khloe and Lamar, and Kourtney and Kim Take New York as entertainment as well as taking a glimpse at these stars’ lives and nothing more, then you have a healthy perspective. If you feel like you really know these people and they are “friends”, then you probably have an unhealthy attachment to them. Stars are human beings just like you and I and sometimes they do dumb things, just like you or I. To think that they aren’t going to mess up and that everything in their lives is perfect is to set yourself up for inevitable disappointment. They aren’t better than any of the rest of us–they just have a bigger platform and more money!!!

  82. JJ Says:
    December 31st, 2011 at 12:55 pm

    This is disgusting!!! She is getting $600,000 for a mere appearance? Since it’s not like the no-talent hoe knows how to sing or dance. That obsene amount is more more than a family of 4 will make in a lifetime! Boycott the Kardasians and Occupy the Kardasians!!

  83. DANIEL BARBOUR Says:
    December 2nd, 2012 at 2:54 am

    I really, really, really hope she never has a baby after an abortion. More and more kids these days are filled with a blood-lust that will never be satisfied. She would be giving birth to nothing less
    than a horrific monster.

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