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Taylor Swift Real Diamonds Bathtub cost more than $10M Taylor Swift Real Diamonds Bathtub cost more than $10M
- August 31, 2017

Taylor Swift's mock throne is slithering with snakes - which have been a feature of her social media campaign for Reputation . People are also buzzing that the lone dollar bill floating in Swift's tub among the diamonds is a nod to the symbolic $1 settlement she won this summer when a jury found that a radio host had groped her. (more...)
Danny Tarkanian: Senator Corker Was Over The Line Danny Tarkanian: Senator Corker Was Over The Line
- August 28, 2017

Corker, chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee, may have felt more at liberty to speak up last week, in the aftermath of Trump's much-criticized response to a violent white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, in part because he has maintained a relationship with the president. (more...)
Pepper Potts will be in Avengers 4 Pepper Potts will be in Avengers 4
- August 25, 2017

In the latest " Avengers: Infinity War " updates , it was reported that two more familiar faces will be added to the all-star and great ensemble cast. This will be Paltrow's first appearance in an Avengers movie since the first film in the series was released in 2012. The cast of Marvel's Avengers: Infinity War already includes a large chunk of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and we now have confirmation of two more members of the MCU joining the ensemble cast. (more...)
Warner Bros. teaming up with Martin Scorcese for new Joker origin film Warner Bros. teaming up with Martin Scorcese for new Joker origin film
- August 24, 2017

In the right hands, a Joker origin story could be great, but the studio's choice to tap Todd Phillips to cowrite and potentially direct isn't sitting well with fans, since Phillips's previous directing credits include mostly raunchy comedies like The Hangover , Due Date , and Old School . (more...)
Taylor Swift Puts Her 'Reputation' On The Line Taylor Swift Puts Her 'Reputation' On The Line
- August 24, 2017

While the internet is going nuts trying to figure it out, most believe it's simply a well-thought out publicity stunt to announce her return to music . Naturally, Swifties have not been able to handle this latest snake video. What is clear, however, is that Swift is ready to reclaim and reinvent her image with her upcoming record. (more...)
Taylor Swift's social media accounts go dark Taylor Swift's social media accounts go dark
- August 19, 2017

Taylor Swift blacked out her website and social media accounts on Friday, August 18, sparking speculation that new music is imminent. Some fans speculated yesterday that Swift , whose last album was the best-selling 1989 in 2014, may be clearing out her accounts before releasing new music. (more...)
Yisrael Kristal (1903 - 2017) Yisrael Kristal (1903 - 2017)
- August 13, 2017

For his 113th birthday past year, Kristal celebrated with an official bar mitzvah ceremony, which he had never received at the traditional age of thirteen. Kristal survived the Second World War - the only member of his family to do so - but weighed less than six stone in 1945. He married again after the war and moved to Israel in 1950. (more...)
Testimony ends after emotional day in Swift groping case Testimony ends after emotional day in Swift groping case
- August 12, 2017

According to the 27-year-old recording artist, Mueller slipped his hand under her dress and grabbed her as the two posed, along with Mueller's girlfriend, during the picture-taking session. Tay-tay is suing radio DJ David Mueller for allegedly copping a feel in 2013. "I really just dismissed a lot of things that Eddie said because, quite honestly, I didn't believe a lot of things that Eddie said", Kliesch testified. (more...)
Cardinals find a new mascot in #RallyCat, but now it's missing Cardinals find a new mascot in #RallyCat, but now it's missing
- August 11, 2017

On the very next pitch, Molina launched a grand slam into the left-field seats to give the Cardinals an 8-5 lead. "I'm not a cat person", Cardinals manager Mike Matheny said after the game. St Louis' Rally Cat walks past Kansas City centrefielder Lorenzo Cain. Merrifield made it 3-0 when he scored on Molina's throwing error in the second. (more...)
Despacito becomes most-viewed video on YouTube Despacito becomes most-viewed video on YouTube
- August 09, 2017

With more than 4.6 billion streams globally, the song is now the most streamed song ever . Released in January, the video is also the first to cross the three-billion views mark and has accrued the most thumbs-up. The Bieber version has logged 12 weeks at number one on the U.S. singles chart, the first Spanish-language song to reach the top spot since " Macarena " in 1996. (more...)
Taylor Swift expected to testify in backstage groping lawsuit case Taylor Swift expected to testify in backstage groping lawsuit case
- August 08, 2017

In her deposition a year ago, Swift described the incident in detail, explaining how in 2013 the Denver disc jockey allegedly reached his hand up her skirt and groped her backstage at her concert at the Pepsi Centre in Denver . The basis for Mueller's suit stemmed from the money he was making prior to being fired-reportedly around $150,000 base salary, plus various bonuses-and his belief he had not touched Swift inappropriately at any time. (more...)
When Aamir Khan did not want to do Secret Superstar When Aamir Khan did not want to do Secret Superstar
- August 04, 2017

Secret Superstar is the story of a teenage girl who wants to be a singer, but couldn't see her dreams getting fulfilled due to her conservative family. The trailer itself shows in one of the scenes how ruthlessly he plucks the strings of her guitar. The role is described as an "extended cameo". Aamir Khan and Zaira Wasim starrer Secret Superstar is all set to hit the theatres on October 19, 2017. (more...)
SRK, Anushka promote 'Jab Harry Met Sejal' in Varanasi SRK, Anushka promote 'Jab Harry Met Sejal' in Varanasi
- August 04, 2017

Anushka managed to get the Gujju dialect just right and SRK looks as handsome as ever. Meanwhile, Amair Khan, who launched the trailer of his new film Secret Superstar talked about the recent box office performance of his colleagues Salman and Shah Rukh's films. (more...)
Sad Oscar victor Casey Affleck: Divorce ends marriage to Summer Phoenix Sad Oscar victor Casey Affleck: Divorce ends marriage to Summer Phoenix
- August 02, 2017

Casey Affleck is splitting with his wife of 10 years, Summer Phoenix . News, which claimed that Summer cited as the reason of the separation irreconcilable differences without providing any other details. Summer is asking for spousal support and attorney fees. A rep for Affleck told E! at the time the split was friendly. Oscar victor Affleck, 41 , and model-actress Phoenix, 38, were introduced by Phoenix's older brother, actor Joaquin Phoenix , in 2000 . (more...)
Dr. Luke's Legal Team Wants To See Lady Gaga In Court Dr. Luke's Legal Team Wants To See Lady Gaga In Court
- July 31, 2017

Luke is only trying to draw press by exaggerating her role in his case against Kesha and by falsely accusing her of dodging his requests". Accused of rape by Kesha in 2014, the producer Dr. Dr. Luke countersued shortly after. Lady Gaga has information that might harm Kesha in a civil suit. What exactly is it that makes Lady Gaga such a compelling witness for Dr. (more...)
Sean Spicer Grumbles The Melissa McCarthy 'SNL' Parody Of Him Was "Mean"
- July 23, 2017

At the moment, Spicer's resignation is getting so much attention that Reuters has a freaky live camera feed outside his adorable home in Alexandria. veteran's standing with the president . Spicer said some late night jokes about him were amusing, but didn't indicate what made him laugh. As noted by the New York Daily News, Reince Priebus, the White House Chief of Staff, was also on Fox News Friday and spoke about " Saturday Night Live ". (more...)
Slight majority want Democrats to retake power in 2018, poll says Slight majority want Democrats to retake power in 2018, poll says
- July 20, 2017

As The Hill notes, the numbers suggest that despite an invigorated progressive movement that's increasingly turned to activism throughout the early months of the Trump administration, and the fact that Democratic candidates are favored over Republican ones by about 14 points on average, actual voter enthusiasm for Democrats has not shown major improvement . (more...)
Infamous 86-year-old jewel thief arrested once again Infamous 86-year-old jewel thief arrested once again
- July 20, 2017

In December, Payne was arrested at an upscale mall in suburban Atlanta for allegedly stealing a necklace . Payne was arrested and taken to Chamblee jail on charges of theft by shoplifting, then later released after posting bail. Based on the police report , a security officer saw Payne pack items from the pharmacy area into her purse and also transfer goods from her cart to a shopping bag and to her purse . (more...)
Tina Knowles Explains the Meaning Behind the Name Tina Knowles Explains the Meaning Behind the Name "Rumi Carter"
- July 19, 2017

The singer posted the picture on Instagram late Thursday night and wrote in the caption, " Sir Carter and Rumi 1 month today". And in true Beyonce style, she did it like the celebrity mom and Queen Bey that she is. Speaking to Independent.ie, Sharon said: "I just wanted to take the mickey as she looked so unrealistic". The thing that I said is that you really have to be prepared for double the love. (more...)
Tom Holland is a very physically talented guy: Robert Downey Jr Tom Holland is a very physically talented guy: Robert Downey Jr
- July 05, 2017

Raimi was prepping a Spider-Man 4 but when he left the project over creative differences with the studio, Sony made a decision to reboot the character hiring director Marc Webb and stars Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone in The Amazing Spider-Man. (more...)