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H&M Model's Mom Defends Racist Ad: H&M Model's Mom Defends Racist Ad: "Stop Crying Wolf All The Time"
- January 11, 2018

I really don't understand but not because I'm choosing not to, but because that's not my way of thinking. [I've] been to all [of his] photoshoots and this was not an exception. In a statement on Wednesday (10 January), the company said: "We have got this wrong and we are deeply sorry ". The image advertising the £7.99 jumper was removed from H&M's U.S. (more...)
'Fast Eddie' Clarke, guitarist in hard-ock band Motörhead, dies at 67 'Fast Eddie' Clarke, guitarist in hard-ock band Motörhead, dies at 67
- January 11, 2018

Clarke was a member of Motorhead alongside Lemmy Kilmister and Phil Taylor from 1976 until 1982, when he left the band during a tour after the release of the album Iron Fist. "He will be remembered for his iconic riffs and was a true rock n roller". Their template set, the band followed with a string of similar-sounding albums - "Bomber", " Ace of Spades ", " Overkill " - and by the time "Hammersmith" topped the British charts, they were one of the biggest bands in the country. (more...)
First Still From Tom Hardy's VENOM Film First Still From Tom Hardy's VENOM Film
- January 11, 2018

An image is released of Tom Hardy as Eddie Brock, and a video from the recent Brazil Comic-Con features a behind-the-scenes look at the Venom movie with Tom Hardy showing off the Venom logo from Atlanta, Georgia. The character moves from New York City to San Francisco in the story. As for the arc in Planet of the Symbiotes , that plotline sees Earth being invaded by an army of symbiotes with Venom teaming up with Spider-Man and Scarlet Spider to stop them. (more...)
Did Kim Kardashian Just Hint She'll Be Breastfeeding Her Surrogate Baby? Did Kim Kardashian Just Hint She'll Be Breastfeeding Her Surrogate Baby?
- January 11, 2018

Another major difference between this bundle of joy and Kim's last two pregnancies is that the reality star has more nieces and nephews running around - with two more on the way. The agency-found surrogate is reportedly being paid $33,000 to carry the reality star's child. "You want your guy to think you're really hot". Kim Kardashian is no stranger to criticism, receiving backlash for everything from her fashion and relationship decisions to her parenting skills and body choices over ... (more...)
Princess Charlotte nails her first day of school photos Princess Charlotte nails her first day of school photos
- January 11, 2018

Maria Borallo, the royals' nanny, is a Spanish speaker who is rubbing off on Charlotte. The 2-year-old, who turns 3 in May, "is so polite, but also fun and energetic", says the source, adding, "She has lovely manners". Charlotte's similarities to her great-grandma in just these two images include her eyes, chin, nose, and even the swaggering look of confidence. "Is it just me or does this baby girl look a lot like the Queen?" Meanwhile, she's following in her mum's footsteps when it ... (more...)
Here are all the allegations against James Franco Here are all the allegations against James Franco
- January 11, 2018

Sarah Tither-Kaplan, who called out the actor for wearing a Time's Up pin at the Golden Globes , told the LA Times that she took part in a nude orgy scene with a number of other actresses on Franco's film The Long Home . "There were some things on Twitter , I haven't read them, I've heard about them", he said. One of the women said James was her mentor. "There are people, women and others, who have not been a part of this conversation". (more...)
Fox News reporter quietly leaves network amid sexual harassment allegations Fox News reporter quietly leaves network amid sexual harassment allegations
- January 11, 2018

In a shared cab ride back from a meal, Rosen groped her, grabbing her breast. In the spring of 2016, Rosen allegedly tried to kiss a younger colleague in an elevator and then attempted to forcibly kiss her after she refused, two unnamed colleagues of the young reporter told NPR. (more...)
Golden Globes 2018: Acceptance speeches continue conversation about sexual misconduct Golden Globes 2018: Acceptance speeches continue conversation about sexual misconduct
- January 11, 2018

Folks, time's up! We need more women directors and more women to be nominated for Best Director . Amy Poehler brought Restaurant Opportunities Centers United co-founder Saru Jayaraman. She delivered a rousing, enchanting, unapologetic speech that wove other social justice movements around her lifetime of experiences and the experiences of other Black women in this country. (more...)
Gillian Anderson Not Returning For American Gods Season Two Gillian Anderson Not Returning For American Gods Season Two
- January 11, 2018

Speaking during a panel as part of the Television Critics Association's press tour (via Deadline ), Anderson explained that there's so much she hopes to do moving forward, and The X-Files was, in a way, keeping her from doing those things. (more...)
Christie Whelan Browne slams trolls over rape threats Christie Whelan Browne slams trolls over rape threats
- January 11, 2018

Heynatz earlier told ABC it was "not true" that GFO had no details of the complaint prior to the media report, citing a letter from their lawyers to GFO. "Then out of nowhere he said to me, "I am very sorry but I just have to do this". "I can not remember any discussion around Craig", he said in the statement. (more...)
Black Widow Movie Gets A Writer Black Widow Movie Gets A Writer
- January 11, 2018

The Wrap reports Marvel Studios has hired Blacklist screenwriter Jac Schaeffer to pen a script for Black Widow . The magazine describes the film as in " very early development" with no green light as of yet, but also mentions that Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige was personally involved in the process of finding a writer, which is a good sign the studio is taking this seriously. (more...)
Ricky Martin's hip, colorful home is a Los Angeles paradise Ricky Martin's hip, colorful home is a Los Angeles paradise
- January 11, 2018

The 46-year-old and 33-year-old started dating last year in 2016 and they announced their engagement on the Ellen DeGeneres Show . "I want people to look at me and see a family and say, 'There's nothing wrong with that.' It's part of my mission. (more...)
White House refuses to comment on Mueller probe claims White House refuses to comment on Mueller probe claims
- January 11, 2018

Donald Trump has reportedly signaled his readiness to cooperate with Special Counsel Robert Mueller , who plans to sit down with the US President as part of his probe into alleged Russian interference in the 2016 US presidential elections. (more...)
Barack Obama to be first guest Barack Obama to be first guest
- January 11, 2018

When the Grammy victor invited his daughter to the floor to dance, Obama says he was "surprised" that Sasha pulled him up with her. Instead it features a particularly famous dad discussing his daughter Sasha and how he tried not to embarrass her when dancing alongside Prince . (more...)
Margot Robbie reveals amusing way she met Ellen DeGeneres Margot Robbie reveals amusing way she met Ellen DeGeneres
- January 11, 2018

The Australian actress tied the knot with husband Tom Ackerley in December 2016, but they took their honeymoon months later in Tahiti . "So he gets on this bicycle to ride and I was like, 'Whoa!,' I was like, 'Babe, you cannot wear those shorts!" While she was still recovering from being starstruck over the encounter, Ellen said to her, "Have you met Obama?" Margot said eventually Tom made a decision to cover up with a towel as they worked out as Margot said: 'And Ellen looks over ... (more...)
Dixie Stampede is changing it name to Dixie Stampede is changing it name to "Dolly Parton's Stampede"
- January 10, 2018

The former Dixie Stampede is now Dolly Parton's Stampede, according to its website . The resturant, which can be found in Branson, Mo., and Pigeon Forge, Tenn ., will now be named Dolly Parton's Stampede. Cohen said the company likely put a lot of research into the name change. "This is not a cultural decision by them, this is not a decision about North versus South or the political correctness of the Civil War. (more...)
Meghan Markle has deleted all of her social media accounts Meghan Markle has deleted all of her social media accounts
- January 11, 2018

According to People .com, her profiles on both sites disappeared on Tuesday, shortly after undertaking her second official royal engagement with Prince Harry in London. Not known for their transparency, the British royal family limits communication with their millions of supporters worldwide to two main social media accounts- Kensington Palace Twitter and Kensington Royal Instagram . (more...)
Kelly Clarkson: 'I find nothing wrong with a spanking' my children Kelly Clarkson: 'I find nothing wrong with a spanking' my children
- January 10, 2018

I don't mean, like, hitting her hard. On YouTube, where the radio interview was posted, some responded with comments like "It's not fine it's child abuse" and "Spanking is a red flag for a parent who isn't tuned in or listening to their child". (more...)
'Porn for women' was the top spiking Pornhub trend in 2017 'Porn for women' was the top spiking Pornhub trend in 2017
- January 10, 2018

The number one search in 2017 on Pornhub was " Porn for Women " (up 1,400 percent year on year), as the website noted a 359 percent growth among female users between 2016 and 2017. The UK comes second, India comes third and Japan comes fourth. While the United Kingdom holds onto the number 2 spot, India has claimed 3rd and Japan climbed up to 4th. (more...)
Priyanka Chopra returns as Alex Parrish in 'Quantico' season 3 Priyanka Chopra returns as Alex Parrish in 'Quantico' season 3
- January 10, 2018

January 10:The third season of actor Priyanka Chopra's TV show " Quantico " is all set to air on April 26. After a lot of critical acclaim and appreciation of her character and the series, she is going to be back on television with an intense season 3 of Quantico . (more...)