Why George and Amal Clooney skipped Princess Eugenie's wedding

'I had one beer.

Clooney, a human rights attorney and wife of actor George Clooney, received a standing ovation after her speech at the conference inside the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Center City. I don't remember. How'd you get there? The Tomorrowland star attended the event solo, as Amal was in Philadelphia at the Pennsylvania Conference for Women 2018, where she delivered the event's keynote speech.

In reality, Ford provided details about the alleged attack, including when she said it occurred (the summer of 1982), as well as where (in an upstairs bedroom of a home in the Bethesda, Maryland area.) Factcheck.org broke down Trump's claims versus Ford's actual testimony. Here she is, sporting her go-to beige stilettos and a calf-length black dress. She also addressed the larger #MeToo movement during her talk, calling it "a defining moment in the struggle for women's rights".

"We are living through a moment of reckoning and a rebalancing of power", Clooney said during her speech. Still, I am optimistic, ' she said.

One noticeable absence, however, was Amal Clooney. A year ago former First Lady Michelle Obama notably spoke at the conference.

George and Amal Clooney skipped out on Princess Eugenie's wedding to Jack Brooksbank Friday, despite the groom's connection to George's tequila company. He serves as a British ambassador for Casamigos, the tequila brand founded by George, which was sold in 2017.

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Hi, I'm Mr Amal Clooney!

Other celebrities, including Cara Delevingne and Naomi Campbell, were in attendance at the ceremony.

It was speculated that Amal Clooney and husband George Clooney, who live in England with their 1-year-old twins, would attend the nuptials, as they did show up for Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's May wedding, which took place at the same chapel.

While George and Amal couldn't make it, around 850 guests did watch in the chapel as Eugenie, 28 - who is ninth in line to the throne - was given away by her father Prince Andrew.

The lavish party thrown at the Royal Lodge, Windsor was said to include a drinks menu curated by the groom with free-flowing tequila from Casamigos.

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