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Kendrick Lamar coming to DTE Energy Music Theatre in June Kendrick Lamar coming to DTE Energy Music Theatre in June
- January 22, 2018

Top Dawg Entertainment and its artists have announced The Championship Tour, which will feature everyone on its roster except Isaiah Rashad (?) - Kendrick Lamar , ScHoolboy Q , Jay Rock , Ab-Soul, SZA , SiR and Luke Skiiiwalker . (more...)
Ruth Bader Ginsburg loves Kate McKinnon's 'Gins-Burns' Ruth Bader Ginsburg loves Kate McKinnon's 'Gins-Burns'
- January 22, 2018

Sharing her own #MeToo experience, 84-year-old U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg told a crowd at the Sundance Film Festival on Sunday that "it's about time " women speak up about sexual harassment. She picked up and said, "This child has two parents". According to CNN , Ginsburg also said she's less concerned about growing backlash to the woman-fueled movement : "So far it's been great". (more...)
Natalie Portman's 'sexual terrorism' at 13
- January 22, 2018

Portman added that in order to feel safe from men's objectification of her body, she began rejecting roles that placed her in sexual situations, including kissing scenes. One year later and with a renewed hope for equal rights for women and justice, Women's March 2018 saw several Hollywood A-listers including Viola Davis , Natalie Portman , Adele and Olivia Munn in participation. (more...)
'Jumanji' continues to stomp N. American box office competition 'Jumanji' continues to stomp N. American box office competition
- January 22, 2018

Second place for the weekend went to Chris Hemsworth's 12 Strong . Sony's Jumanji sequel, Welcome to the Jungle , is still going strong at the box office, with many outlets projecting it to top tickets sales for the third week running. (more...)
Alison Brie Addresses The Sexual Allegations Against Brother-In-Law James Franco
- January 22, 2018

Ansari was accused anonymously by a woman of aggressive sexual behaviour in an account that has prompted some to question whether the encounter as described constitutes misconduct or a bad date. The Glow actress stars alongside Franco in The Disaster Artist , as well as her husband, Dave Franco . "She took the tweet down. I took her words to heart and responded privately after taking the time to process what she had said". (more...)
Justin Timberlake and Pharrell Face the Apocalypse in New Justin Timberlake and Pharrell Face the Apocalypse in New "Supplies" Video
- January 22, 2018

Timberlake will be back to perform during the halftime of Super Bowl LII on February 4. "And hopefully they turn out to be a good human being". And while the Man of the Woods singer is inspired by fatherhood, he also admits that it's often anything but easy. (more...)
New England Patriots vs Jacksonville Jaguars New England Patriots vs Jacksonville Jaguars
- January 22, 2018

Brady hit Amendola three times on an early fourth quarter drive, including a nine-yard crossing route to cut the lead to three. "We are going to go out and there do everything possible to stay alive and earn the right to be in the Super Bowl ", Campbell said. (more...)
Mo'Nique urges fans to boycott Netflix for color, gender bias Mo'Nique urges fans to boycott Netflix for color, gender bias
- January 22, 2018

Mo'Nique wants folks to boycott Netflix after claiming the platform offered her much less than white and male comedians. "Whoa. I'm glad u shed some light on what Monique was talking about with Netflix ", said one person. According to the Precious actress, the popular streaming site told her that they don't look at resumes, but when pressed they explained that Amy's more recent accomplishments landed her a bigger deal. (more...)
The situation is even worse — Real Madrid The situation is even worse — Real Madrid
- January 22, 2018

This is the player who won the Ballon D'Or only last month - his second successive and fourth in five years. It seems like an unavoidable cycle that keeps repeating. However, Ronaldo is rumored to be upset with his contract and is considering leaving Madrid. Los Blancos extended their lead when Bale added his second from a Toni Kroos corner on the hour mark 3-1 the home side led. (more...)
Memphis Depay Strikes A Wonder Goal In Last Minute vs PSG Memphis Depay Strikes A Wonder Goal In Last Minute vs PSG
- January 22, 2018

Lyon have inflicted only a second league defeat of the season on Paris Saint-Germain courtesy of a 2-1 win over the Ligue 1 leaders this evening. PSG went into today's game against Lyon nine points clear at the top of the table. Already without Neymar, PSG had to substitute Mbappe after the forward was hurt in an accidental collision with Lopes, the teenager leaving the field on a stretcher. (more...)
Scarlett Johansson calls out James Franco at Women's March Scarlett Johansson calls out James Franco at Women's March
- January 22, 2018

Johansson is one of several celebrities scheduled to take the stage Saturday. People began speculating who she was specifically talking about, and the Los Angeles Times confirmed with Johansson's representatives that yes, she was referring to James Franco . (more...)
SAG Awards 2018 Will Have Male Presenters, Too - Find Out Who SAG Awards 2018 Will Have Male Presenters, Too - Find Out Who
- January 22, 2018

Frances McDormand, Gary Oldman, Allison Janney and Sam Rockwell hope to pad their Oscar credentials Sunday night at the 24th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards , as they look to repeat what has become a wave of awards-season success. However, unlike most awards shows, the SAG Awards are focused on the ensemble or the "collaborative art" of films - rather than the individual actor. (more...)
Jessica Chastain Starts Women's March in 'SNL' Opening Segment Jessica Chastain Starts Women's March in 'SNL' Opening Segment
- January 22, 2018

As answers continued to be that no, it would not matter, Chastain's character went off the rails, shouting "fake news" and chugging alcohol. "Zero consequences and everyone just moves on". "Veronica" gets increasingly upset, leading to a final round where the contestants write down what they think would actually matter. Eventually, Cecily Strong and Kate McKinnon joined her on stage, forming what should be the next girl group, to belt out "You Don't Own Me", the Leslie Gore classic and ... (more...)
Tens of thousands come out for 2018 women's march in NYC
- January 22, 2018

Hundreds of women's marches are taking place this weekend around the world. Official estimates suggest that the Los Angeles rally saw the attendance of almost 300,000 people while NY saw 100,000 people coming out in the march to show their dismay with the policies and actions of Trump and his administration. (more...)
Dolores O'Riordan has been laid to rest ahead of funeral Dolores O'Riordan has been laid to rest ahead of funeral
- January 22, 2018

The energy she continues to radiate is undeniable. A private burial will then take place on Tuesday. The casket remained open, and some fans reportedly said she looked "at peace". He continued: "A post-mortem has now been carried out and the court is awaiting results of various tests that have been commissioned". One of the first to sign the book was the principal of the singer's old school, Laurel Hill Colaiste in Limerick. (more...)
EBay Bans H&M 'Controversial' Coolest Monkey Hoodie EBay Bans H&M 'Controversial' Coolest Monkey Hoodie
- January 21, 2018

The children's hoodie from H&M was deemed " racist " by some, with the company seeing a backlash last week when protesters in South Africa broke in and trashed one of their stores. The company apologized for the incident on January 9: "We have got this wrong and we are deeply sorry". The ads prompted singer The Weeknd and rapper G-Eazy to end their partnerships with the store. (more...)
Tech grad, wife face charges in California torture case Tech grad, wife face charges in California torture case
- January 21, 2018

The police first found out about the case when the couple's 17-year-old daughter escaped and led them back to the Turpins' home in Perris, Calif . She said she discovered two mysterious, boarded-up vents in the house's bedroom closets after moving in. (more...)
Novak Djokovic: surviving the heat at Melbourne Park Novak Djokovic: surviving the heat at Melbourne Park
- January 21, 2018

Fourth seed Alexander Zverev was another high-profile casualty on day six, beaten in five sets by South Korea's Chung Hyeon to continue his miserable Grand Slam form. "It was brutal for the first hour and a half", said the Serb. She said: "I came back with no ranking". "He came to Switzerland previous year to train with me for a week". (more...)
Donald Trump ASKED for mental health check amid fears over 'erratic behaviour' Donald Trump ASKED for mental health check amid fears over 'erratic behaviour'
- January 21, 2018

At six feet, three inches tall, Trump had a body mass index (BMI ) that puts him in the "overweight" range, according to the National Institutes of Health's online BMI calculator. Some people have just great genes. "I think it's important to understand what the MOCA does and doesn't tell you", Columbia University psychiatrist Dr. (more...)
New Drake Songs Dropped, New Drake Songs Dropped, "God's Plan" & "Diplomatic Immunity"
- January 20, 2018

Another person wrote, "I fuck with Drake's music heavy but keep it a stack, those 2 songs he just dropped are mediocre". Introspective Drake comes out to play on " Diplomatic Immunity ". So this EP could be the harbinger of something more, or it might now. The first track, " God's Plan ", is produced by Yung Exclusive, Boi-1da, Cardo and Noah "40" Shebib, and chronicles Drake's meteoric rise in the music business. (more...)