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Ted Cruz invokes The Simpsons to take dig at Democrats Ted Cruz invokes The Simpsons to take dig at Democrats
- February 23, 2018

In a 2000 episode, Lisa Simpson was elected commander-in-chief and tried to get the United States out of financial trouble following Donald Trump's presidency. Jean followed up that insult by quipping: "The way things are going even Mr. Burns is thinking of becoming a Democrat". Cruz's joke at the conference inspired the cartoon's showrunner, Al Jean , to respond on Twitter. (more...)
Chicago area students stage walk-outs in response to Florida shooting Chicago area students stage walk-outs in response to Florida shooting
- February 23, 2018

Trump spoke at the end of an emotional meeting at the White House, where students and relatives of the victims of last week's mass shooting gathered to describe their personal anguish and urged U.S. "I'm here to use my voice because I know he can't", Mr Zeif said. "I don't understand why I could still go in a store and buy a weapon of war ", he said . (more...)
Jason Bateman and Rachel McAdams are lots of fun in 'Game Night' Jason Bateman and Rachel McAdams are lots of fun in 'Game Night'
- February 23, 2018

Game Night combines some very amusing material with wild action along the lines of kidnappers, thieves and assassins. That probably has something to do with Max's inferiority complex about his older brother Brooks ( Kyle Chandler ), an ostensible hotshot who decides one evening to take Max and Annie's weekly couples game night up a notch by staging a kidnapping mystery. (more...)
Kylie Minogue fans get ready... the singer is coming to Dublin! Kylie Minogue fans get ready... the singer is coming to Dublin!
- February 23, 2018

She last embarked on a concert stint three years ago with her Kylie Summer 2015 mini-tour across Europe. The setlist will also dip into her back catalogue, when she appears at Leeds First Direct Arena on Thursday 4th October. She has previously said that the record, recorded in Nashville, will have a "country feel" to it. The show's will feature songs from her new album " Golden ", which will make her 14th studio album - to be released on April 6. (more...)
The Crown Star Claire Foy & Husband Stephen Campbell Moore Have SPLIT! The Crown Star Claire Foy & Husband Stephen Campbell Moore Have SPLIT!
- February 23, 2018

Claire Foy's marriage is over. "After seven years together this came as a real shock to many of their friends, but they're lovely people and are determined to keep everything civilized", an insider told The Sun . Claire is best known for her portrayal of Queen Elizabeth II in The Crown . You write a letter. "Waking up and being told the operation had gone well was understandably a huge relief". (more...)
George and Amal Clooney donate $500k to march against guns George and Amal Clooney donate $500k to march against guns
- February 23, 2018

Seventeen students and teachers were killed and at least a dozen others wounded in a shooting rampage February 14 at the school by a 19-year-old expelled student with a legally purchased AR-15 assault rifle. "Amal and I are so inspired by the courage and eloquence of these young men and women from Stoneman Douglas High School", George said in a statement to Yahoo Entertainment . (more...)
Sarah Jessica Parker And Kim Cattrall Face Tension Once Again Sarah Jessica Parker And Kim Cattrall Face Tension Once Again
- February 23, 2018

If you've been napping, then you might not know that the pair have been engaging in a war of words since news that Sex And The City 3 was a no go. He was then asked if he had to take sides, would he choose Team Sarah . "I found it very upsetting because that's not the way I recall our experience. (more...)
Chris Tucker Says Rush Hour 4 is Happening Chris Tucker Says Rush Hour 4 is Happening
- February 23, 2018

In an interview with ESPN's " The Plug " podcast, Tucker said: " It's happening ". "This is gonna be the rush of all rushes". Tucker continued, "Jackie is ready and we want to do this so that people don't ever forget it". If. He said: "It's not about money!" It's about time to make, otherwise... The first Rush Hour movie was released way back in 1998 and despite dismal reviews, became a fan favourite. (more...)
Trump Had Cheat Cards Telling Him to Listen to Shooting Victims Trump Had Cheat Cards Telling Him to Listen to Shooting Victims
- February 23, 2018

He spoke at length about how armed teachers and security guards could frighten off potential school shooters. "We have to harden our schools, not soften them". Trump said Wednesday. He added that it should not be easier to shoot up a school than a bank or a jewellery store and claimed: "The elites don't care not one whit about America's school system and school children". (more...)
'The Bachelor Winter Games 'The Bachelor Winter Games
- February 23, 2018

She claims he never contacted her and didn't tell her they were no longer a couple. The pair were also joined with other successful couple USA's Ashley "I" Iaconetti and Canada's Kevin Wendt . Probably because he was seeing Holly Allen right before he left and has been with her since he got back. However, she was shocked when he never, ever, reached out in the two months since filming. (more...)
Khloe Kardashian's Candid Pregnancy Confessions: Everything She's Revealed So Far Khloe Kardashian's Candid Pregnancy Confessions: Everything She's Revealed So Far
- February 23, 2018

And although the split has been rocky, Lamar insists that he is "really happy" for his ex - although reckons her child will be hella spoilt. "Literally, I like can't walk", says Khloe to her sisters, Kim and Kourtney, in the clip before Kourtney urges her to call a doctor. (more...)
Watch the trailer for Netflix's Pharrell Williams-produced hip hop biopic Watch the trailer for Netflix's Pharrell Williams-produced hip hop biopic
- February 23, 2018

Life is A Battle: Roxanne Roxanne debuted at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival where Chante Adams , who stars as Shante, won the 2017 Sundance Special Jury Award for Breakthrough Performance. Life is A Battle: Roxanne Roxanne features Academy Award victor Mahershala Ali from Moonlight , and Nia Long . Produced by Pharrell and Forest Whitaker , Roxanne Roxanne tells the story of Roxanne Shanté , depicting her early years as a teen in Queens and her rise to prominence. (more...)
Prehistoric cave paintings actually drawn by Neanderthals, not humans Prehistoric cave paintings actually drawn by Neanderthals, not humans
- February 23, 2018

At this point, many of them have already concluded that our ancient relatives had gotten woefully short shrift in the past, he said. "It is one of the main pillars of what makes us human", he said. "The cave art must thus have been created by Neanderthals". Hoffman and colleagues note that the earliest South African artefacts so far discovered date to about 79,000 years ago. (more...)
"Bikini barista" describes fighting off assailant in coffeehouse attack seen on video
- February 23, 2018

I'm giving him dead body weight so it's not easy for him to just walk him over into my death. "The person who came here they had me at gunpoint and they just wanted the money", Alex said. The arrest was made after investigators received multiple tips identifying the suspect. He took off after getting spooked by another vehicle pulling up to the stand, the News Tribune reports . (more...)
"Theresa May, where's the money for Grenfell?" - Stormzy rap at Brit awards
- February 23, 2018

Upon presenting the award for worldwide female solo artist with Adwoa Aboah, Goulding took a shot at the recent controversy surrounding Recording Academy CEO Neil Portnow's comments that women in the music business need to "step up ". Theresa May has responded after being dissed by Stormzy live on stage during his BRITs performance last night (Wednesday 22 February). "/ What you thought we just forgot about Grenfell? " and suggesting that the Daily Mail "suck my dick". (more...)
Trump challenges Sessions to probe Obama on Russian Federation Trump challenges Sessions to probe Obama on Russian Federation
- February 23, 2018

Trump virtually demanded his attorney general, Jeff Sessions, undertake an investigation of Obama and officials in that administration. At that point, Obama wanted to issue a bipartisan statement about the Russian meddling, but was rebuffed by Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. (more...)
Snapchat: 'We Completely Understand' the Redesign Hate Snapchat: 'We Completely Understand' the Redesign Hate
- February 23, 2018

This comes after she tweeted earlier in the month about the new update , and how she didn't know how she felt about it. Snapchat has revealed new updates it would be making on top of its recent redesign following user feedback. In addition to the new Tabs feature, Snapchat has added GIFs to the app that will let users include animated stickers on their photos and videos. (more...)
Winning! Tiffany Haddish to Host MTV Movie & TV Awards 2018 Winning! Tiffany Haddish to Host MTV Movie & TV Awards 2018
- February 23, 2018

The MTV Movie & TV Awards will once again bring the biggest names from film and television together to celebrate the year's best pop culture moments - and dole out those coveted Golden Popcorns. Haddish announced the news in characteristically hilarious style on Instagram. "It's insane as hell. I'm hosting", she said. "I didn't know how I was going to get here, but I got here, '" she told Vulture last month. (more...)
'The Last Jedi' Brings the Force to 4K, BD & Digital in March 'The Last Jedi' Brings the Force to 4K, BD & Digital in March
- February 23, 2018

Work is already going at a steady progress for the next chapter in the franchise called Star Wars: Episode IX . Now, the complete script is finally in place, which means only one thing: it's time to shoot. Abrams revealed that he has finished writing the script for Episode IX and he had a great time writing it with Chris Terio. "We have a script, which is a big deal for me", Abrams told Colbert, adding that the film will begin shooting at the end of July. (more...)
Jesse Jackson Gets Biblical In Defense of LeBron James Against Racist Remarks Jesse Jackson Gets Biblical In Defense of LeBron James Against Racist Remarks
- February 23, 2018

One team that many assumed would be, but quickly began to fade as the season unfolded, was the Cleveland Cavaliers . The 33 year-old, now playing in his 15th season, continues to exceed all expectations since he was an 18-year-old rookie straight out of high school. (more...)
Joss Whedon is No Longer Directing Batgirl Joss Whedon is No Longer Directing Batgirl
- February 22, 2018

Whedon issued the following statement to the Hollywood Reporter , which broke the news. Determined to seduce the public, Warner Bros has hired Walter Hamada to replace Jon Berg and Geoff Johns, and a new vice-president, Chantal Nong . (more...)
Stormzy wins British Male Solo Artist at 2018 Brit Awards Stormzy wins British Male Solo Artist at 2018 Brit Awards
- February 22, 2018

Others called the star the "people's champ" and "this country's biggest asset, musically and politically". Scroll down for the best red carpet looks from the 2018 Brit Awards . Dave Grohl paid tribute to the United Kingdom in his acceptance speech. Faith, who is nominated for best British female , said pop stars had a platform to make a statement on behalf of all women. (more...)
Arrest made in highway shooting death of USPS truck driver in Dallas Arrest made in highway shooting death of USPS truck driver in Dallas
- February 22, 2018

Ferrell is expected to be arraigned on Thursday afternoon in Dallas. Police have taken a man into custody on charges related to the highway homicide of a United States Postal Service truck driver in downtown Dallas earlier this week. Family members have described Mosby as a dedicated worker, who was a trustworthy father and grandfather. Dallas police have not released details on what might have prompted the shooting but said that the location is about a mile from where a Dallas police ... (more...)
CHEEK': Brendan Fraser says ex-HFPA president groped him CHEEK': Brendan Fraser says ex-HFPA president groped him
- February 22, 2018

The incident was previously recounted in Fraser's memoir and was reported by Sharon Waxman in The New York Times , but not with the further detail provided by the "Mummy" star - that it was more than a pinch to his behind. He stops short of blaming the HFPA for what happened to his career, but he does wonder aloud about whether his accusation against Berk "curried disfavor with the group" in a way that made it more hard to find roles. (more...)
"We will not be silenced": Student survivors tell FL lawmakers
- February 22, 2018

With only three weeks of the legislative session remaining, and the historical trend of the GOP's embrace of laws that ease gun regulations, Douglas High students face a steep climb to get new gun control measures passed this year. Stoneman Douglas sophomore Daniel Bishop said he huddled in a corner for 2 1/2 hours as bullets flew in his school last week. According to Tong, Connecticut already has some of the strictest gun laws in the nation. (more...)

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