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<span data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”display: inline-block; width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height: 0;” class=”mce_SELRES_start”>&#65279;</span> It feels like we’ve been talking about Joker for a thousand years, but finally it’s cultural ubiquity had led us to something that’s actually funny. As part of his hosting duties on last night’s Saturday Night Live, erstwhile Hawkins sheriff and national treasure David
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[embedded content] Eddie Murphy’s slapstick banter with sarcastic animals has officially gone the way of Robert Downey Jr.’s Marvel tenure. The Avengers: Endgame star and MCU progenitor is apparently bringing a bit of that dramatic heft to next year’s Dolittle, as evidenced by a new trailer that’s light on quipping beasts and heavy on spectacle.
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The latest Saturday Night Live cold open was a comedic take on a recent CNN forum hosted by anchor Anderson Cooper and featuring Democratic presidential candidates.  SNL cast member Kate McKinnon donned a pink blazer as she stepped into character as an earnest Elizabeth Warren, while Alex Moffat reprised his role as a platinum-haired Cooper.
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The surprising departure of Fox News anchor Shepard Smith set off a tidal wave of professional speculation Friday, given the non-partisan host’s 23-year tenure at the network. Even Donald Trump—a frequent critic of Smith’s willingness to rebut his claims on-air—seemed to revel in the news. “Did I hear Shepard Smith is leaving?” President Trump asked
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It’s October, so that means we have a reason to celebrate some of the best in Halloween-set films and gothic delights. And there’s no film that fits that bill better than the 1994 cult icon, The Crow. The original film was born in tragedy and released in the shadow of the on-set death of its
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Brooklyn rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine has signed a brand-new record deal with his former label 10K Projects while in prison, according to multiple reports. In co-operation with U.S. federal prosecutors, the 23-year-old pleaded guilty to nine crimes back in November. The charges include racketeering and various firearm offences. 6ix9ine also admitted in court to joining a
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Harry Styles, the former One Direction heartthrob, has just released a brand new single called Lights Up. The bass-heavy, melody-driven track dropped on early Friday morning, and serves as the British singer’s first taste of new music in more than two years. Though the single itself was not hinted at, Styles made his long-awaited return to social
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(Photo: Artur Widak / NurPhoto via Getty) A thermometer isn’t blue, red, orange—or green. It doesn’t give us a different answer based on which political party we support. But increasingly, today, our perspective on climate change—Are the impacts serious? What should we do to fix it?—depends not on the science but rather on our political
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During a campaign rally in Minneapolis, Minn., on Thursday, U.S. President Donald Trump‘s team played Prince‘s iconic 1984 smash hit Purple Rain, and the late singer’s estate is not pleased about it. Following the event, the estate took to Prince’s official Twitter account to voice its disapproval. “The Prince estate will never give permission to
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Should the House impeach Donald Trump, 67 Senators—or a two thirds majority—must then vote to remove him from office. In practice, this means that 20 Republican senators must go against their own party to boot the president. At present, this seems impossible, or at least highly unlikely. Trump still enjoys the support of a vast
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For however “perfect” as he believed it to be, President Donald Trump‘s now-infamous phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky reportedly raised concerns among administration officials as soon as Trump hung up the phone. As the Washington Post reported Thursday, however, that wasn’t the first time aides had raised objections about how the president was
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Once again, Kurt Cobain‘s vintage green cardigan from Nirvana‘s 1993 MTV Unplugged performance is being sold off. For the second time in nearly four years, the iconic garment worn by the late Nirvana frontman has been listed on Julien’s Auctions under the Icons and Idols: Rock ‘n’ Roll category. The item, which has never been washed, is expected
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(Photo: Getty Images) Well everyone, we’ve officially ruined all that is good about fall with another pumpkin spiced abomination. NBC News confirmed on August 14 that we’ll soon be able to consume the over-hyped, overly sweet and artificially tasting flavour that God wholly never intended us to, in canned cooked pork. Yep, we’re getting Pumpkin
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Lauren Conrad announced the birth of her second child in the most Lauren Conrad way: With a cute, Pinterest-ready illustration of her family on her Instagram. “Our sweet baby boy, Charlie Wolf Tell, has arrived!” she captioned the shot. Conrad and her husband William Tell have one other son, two-year-old Liam James Tell. She announced
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