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Genius. The Tumblr Unnecessary Journalism Phrases has culled together a list of stories that use the phrase "Pulling a Gwyneth." As in Gwyneth Paltrow. Examples of what this means includes "switching careers, most notably from film to music," or, it can "signify one’s deliberations on naming their child." And apparently, it's used a lot. [Unnecessary Journalism Phrases via Buzzfeed]