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Cathy Horyn is sick of Golden Globes glamour. It apparently rained last night, and "getting out of a limo while you haul a couple of pounds of damp couture silk behind you isn't exactly a blast." Though Rachel Zoe's reality show tells us the general awards show-watching public prefers its celebrities funneled into conventionally beautiful evening gowns, Horyn liked that Julia Roberts' black mini dress seemed to say, "Whatever, I'm Julia Roberts and I don't need a train to get attention." And where did that leave all the stars in wet mermaid gowns, Horyn asked. "Earnest and over-the-hill? Matronly in their champagne-beige ruffles? Dying to please?" What did you think of her look? Is less really more? [On the Runway]