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First lady stays behind on Trump’s Camp David weekend
- June 02, 2018

Trump's family members Ivanka Trump and her husband Jared Kushner, Donald Trump Jr., and Tiffany Trump were spotted boarding Marine One before President Trump himself boarded the helicopter. The first lady tweeted Wednesday about the media "working overtime speculating where I am & what I'm doing". She stayed for five days after what Grisham said was a " successful " procedure and returned to 1600 Pennsylvania Ave . (more...)
Joy Reid appears to bail on hacking allegations Joy Reid appears to bail on hacking allegations
- June 02, 2018

Having survived calls for her dismissal after homophobic writings going back several years were unearthed on her blog previously, Reid this week faced revelations that she seemed to think 9/11 was an US government inside job or the fault of Israel. (more...)
Harvey Weinstein Hit With New Accusations Of Sexual Assault Harvey Weinstein Hit With New Accusations Of Sexual Assault
- June 02, 2018

He has pleaded not guilty to charges of rape and criminal sexual acts in NY, and faces up to 25 years in prison on those charges. In March 1996, Weinstein picked her up at her NY apartment for what she thought was a platonic dinner. The complaint alleges Thompson spoke on the phone, exchanged texts and sent emails to Spiro, who she believed was working on Brafman's behalf. Brafman, who represents Weinstein in his criminal case, said in a statement Friday that his firm has never represented ... (more...)
Netflix's Comic Book The Magic Order Has Its First Trailer Netflix's Comic Book The Magic Order Has Its First Trailer
- June 02, 2018

The six-issue comic series has been illustrated by Olivier Coipel, who has also worked for Thor and Avengers comics, and Netflix just unveiled its first trailer . Millar, while speaking to Entertainment Weekly about The Magic Order , compared the series to The Sopranos and Harry Potter . "We want to get back to that insane, exciting time where a first printing really meant something too and create a real collectibility here with NO SECOND PRINTINGS". (more...)
Film producer Weinstein indicted on rape charges Film producer Weinstein indicted on rape charges
- June 02, 2018

His accusers ranged from assistants (who said they would have to clean up his semen and used condoms ), to reporters and actresses . McGowan concluded by saying: "Now that the Monster aka Harvey Weinstein - has turned himself in I'm "validated". (more...)
Roseanne Barr's Joe Rogan podcast cancelled: 'She isn't doing well'
- June 02, 2018

As Radar has reported, the disgraced comedian's former co-stars are busy discussing saving the show. The unfortunate punch to the network's wallet comes as a result of its choice to cancel " Roseanne " in the wake of Barr's tweet in which she suggested Jarrett was the child of the Muslim Brotherhood and " Planet of the Apes ". (more...)
Roseanne Barr sighted in Utah following 'Roseanne' cancellation and racist tweet controversy Roseanne Barr sighted in Utah following 'Roseanne' cancellation and racist tweet controversy
- June 02, 2018

Fox News has reached out to ABC for comment. She's not doing well and doesn't want to travel, and she's gone radio silent on me, so I'm just going to step away, he wrote. Rogan said Barr also told him that she didn't know Jarrett was black. "The saddest part of all is 4 Jayden Rey on the show whom I grew2 love so much & am so ashamed of myself that she would ever think I do not love her bc she is African American", Barr tweeted. (more...)
Where's Melania? First lady not seen in public for 3 weeks Where's Melania? First lady not seen in public for 3 weeks
- June 02, 2018

During Obama's presidency, first lady Michelle Obama launched the sports council in 2010 in conjunction with her "Let's Move!" initiative and took part in hula-hooping and jumping rope as ways to fight childhood obesity. Melania's Twitter feed is usually full of warm-hearted, celebratory messages to members of the U.S. armed forces, women, United States citizens and the charities she supports. (more...)
Roseanne Barr Cancels Joe Rogan Podcast Appearance
- June 02, 2018

Barr, who frequently tweets out disproven information and peddles conspiracy theories, has even found herself the subject of conspiracy theories about Roseanne getting picked up by Fox. Barr may have another opportunity to address the fallout. She was invited to be a guest on the " Joe Rogan Experience " podcast. Roseanne Barr has spent much of the week in Utah following cancellation of her show, " Roseanne ". (more...)
Roseanne Barr 'begged' ABC for job back; new music; NOFX apologizes; more
- June 01, 2018

If you're wondering if Netflix might pick up Roseanne the same way they renewed shows like Arrested Development and Longmire , I wouldn't hold out hope. Roseanne Barr has spent much of the week in Utah following cancellation of her show, " Roseanne ". Dungey, in turn, followed with a statement: " Roseanne's Twitter statement is abhorrent, repugnant and inconsistent with our values, and we have chose to cancel her show". (more...)
Spotify Ditches Spotify Ditches "Hate Conduct" Policy For Artist Promotions Amid Negative Reaction
- June 01, 2018

However, Spotify will continue to remove any music that proudly showcases any "hate content" from its expansive catalogue of recordings. Spotify also said some artists "even anxious that mistakes made in their youth would be used against them". (more...)
Move to Vermont. Work From Home. Get $10000. (Or at Least Something.) Move to Vermont. Work From Home. Get $10000. (Or at Least Something.)
- June 01, 2018

The unusual proposal, which comes with a new law signed by Gov. Phil Scott on Wednesday, aims to add to Vermont's small and aging population of 625,000 at a time when a thriving USA labor market is making it hard to retain workers, reports CNN . (more...)
Tom Cruise shares first photo for 'Top Gun' sequel
- June 01, 2018

Now, Maverick is back for a sequel three decades later. The photo shows Cruise's character looking at a fighter jet with the words "feel the need" superimposed across the image . Are you kidding? This is a Tom Cruise movie, of course, it will be all about Maverick . "It has to adapt". Other than Tom, no other official casting has been announced. (more...)
Kim Kardashian meets with Donald Trump to discuss prison reform Kim Kardashian meets with Donald Trump to discuss prison reform
- June 01, 2018

Kim Kardashian West is hopeful President Donald Trump will do the right thing when it comes to prison reform after meeting the world leader on Wednesday. "It's unconscionable that she is serving a death sentence". Should Trump grant clemency to Johnson, the decision would seem to mark a departure from his past statements, in which he has called for some drug dealers to receive the death penalty. (more...)
Roseanne Barr 'begged' ABC bosses not to cancel show
- June 01, 2018

Later that night, she apologized to the target of her tweet, former Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett , and offered an excuse for what led to her comment that likened the African-American lawyer to an ape. I said: I thought she was white, she looks like my family! Will I ever recover from this pain? Really!? She's pretending she thought Jarrett was white this whole time? She also went on to attack Chelsea Clinton and billionaire businessman George Soros in a series of tweets, before saying ... (more...)
Rape seldom violent, so doesn't deserve jail sentence - Germaine Greer Rape seldom violent, so doesn't deserve jail sentence - Germaine Greer
- June 01, 2018

Speaking at the Hay Festival on Wednesday, Greer said some rape cases should be considered as "non-consensual. bad sex" rather than "spectacularly violent crime" as most "don't involve any injury whatsoever". Germaine Greer addresses her audience during a media call at the NSW Teachers Federation Conference Centre on March 13, 2008 in Sydney, Australia. (more...)
'Why Aren't They Firing' Samantha Bee? 'Why Aren't They Firing' Samantha Bee?
- June 01, 2018

He listens to you . "Put on something tight and low-cut and tell your father to f***ing stop it", Bee quipped". On top of that, a recent Senate hearing revealed the government essentially lost 1,500 of those children who had been separated from their families. (more...)
Gorillaz detail new album, share two new songs Gorillaz detail new album, share two new songs
- June 01, 2018

The video was filmed in Venice Beach last month, and features a busking Jack Black shredding on guitar, as well as a roller-skating 2D. Speaking to Beats 1's Zane Lowe, Albarn revealed that the album was produced by Simian Mobile Disco's James Ford , who most recently worked with Arctic Monkeys on Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino. (more...)
Know how much Salman Khan is paid for 'Race 3' Know how much Salman Khan is paid for 'Race 3'
- June 01, 2018

The theme song of the Race franchise "Allah Duhai Hai" has been revamped to fit the narrative of Race 3 . The makers are planning to give a glimpse of Salman's cameo along with the release of Race 3 . MUMBAI: 2018 seems to be a good year for Indian cinema as Bollywood greats such as Shah Rukh Khan, amongst many others, are gearing up for the much-awaited release of their massive projects. (more...)
Ratings For Peter Kay's Car Share Finale Ratings For Peter Kay's Car Share Finale
- June 01, 2018

And it was Monday's finale that gave the fans want they wanted, as John finally let his guard down to let friendship flourish into love. However, after Monday's episode fans seem to have finally got the ending they desired, with its two main characters appearing to have become a couple. (more...)
Bobby Brown says Pusha-T's album cover is "in really bad taste"
- June 01, 2018

Clearly, this is the time for G.O.O.D. music artists to touch the surface of the hip-hop genre with Pusha T's Daytona as the trigger. 'Now he's pushing the bar a little bit. In 2010, he said on stage that he "there were times that I contemplated suicide" and his recent interview with Charlamgne Tha God, he discussed having a mental breakdown, instead calling it a "breakthrough". (more...)
Illusionist David Copperfield found negligent but not liable for tourist's injuries Illusionist David Copperfield found negligent but not liable for tourist's injuries
- June 01, 2018

He sued not only Copperfield , but MGM Grand hotel, two Copperfield business entities and a construction firm renovating the hotel (apparently, the source of the "construction dust"). He was one of a number of randomly-chosen participants taken from the audience who was ushered through passageways inside and outside the hotel in time to "reappear" during the show finale. (more...)
Nick Grimshaw to leave BBC Radio 1's breakfast show - who's replacing him? Nick Grimshaw to leave BBC Radio 1's breakfast show - who's replacing him?
- June 01, 2018

Grimshaw is the second-longest running breakfast show presenter in the station's history behind Chris Moyles. A year ago audiences dipped to 4.93 million, edging up to 5.1 million in the most recent figures from the measurement body Rajar. Nick continued: "It is just part of the picture I guess, because people don't listen to radio in the same way that I listened to radio as a teenager". (more...)
All The Disney Princesses Will Appear Together In 'Wreck-It Ralph 2' All The Disney Princesses Will Appear Together In 'Wreck-It Ralph 2'
- June 01, 2018

And those are just the ones we can see. What kind of advice, exactly, we'll have to wait and see. The images also reveal a meeting Vanellope has with her fellow Disney princesses (as you'll recall, the character was revealed to be a princess at the end of the first " Wreck It Ralph "). (more...)
Matt LeBlanc to leave Top Gear
- June 01, 2018

Chris Harris, Matt LeBlanc and Rory Reid are the show's primary hosts. Some of LeBlanc's contributions to the show include building the world's fastest tractor and helping NASA land a priceless research plane. He later tweeted: "Stepping down from Top Gear ". The collaboration between the actor and the British network is scheduled to end after the conclusion of the next series of the show. (more...)
Britain's Got Talent 2018 Britain's Got Talent 2018
- June 01, 2018

His apology was met with mixed response, with one user writing: "Too little too late, you're in the wrong industry, personal space my a***". A third fumed: "No excuse, I hope they don't book you again". Robert will be competing in this Sunday's BGT grand final against a host of semi-finalists including Lost Voice Guy, D-Day Darlings, Calum Courtney, DVJ, Donchez Dacres, Tim and Jack Goodacre and Gruffyd Wyn Roberts. (more...)
Branding female NXIVM members was Allison Mack's idea
- June 01, 2018

But 35-year-old Mack had failed to tell the "slaves" that there was meaning behind the etchings, which was an intricate design of Mack and Raniere's initials meant to symbolise ownership over the women. Mack told the Times . Additionally, around 150 women had joined Raniere's cult which was led by both Mack and Raniere. In the report, Mack also said that women often wore surgical masks while getting branded to protect them from the smell of burning flesh, and although many women were ... (more...)
Former Crow Star Jason Momoa Shares Message To Fans After Leaving Role Former Crow Star Jason Momoa Shares Message To Fans After Leaving Role
- June 01, 2018

However, after years of turnovers, the team of would-be star Jason Momoa and would-be director Corin Hardy felt like an auspicious pairing, and, last we heard , the project was finally on track to begin production in a little over a month... (more...)
Tom Hanks Almost Appeared in 'Solo: A Star Wars Story' Tom Hanks Almost Appeared in 'Solo: A Star Wars Story'
- June 01, 2018

The hotel, which sadly doesn't have a launch date yet, which will accompany the themed Star Wars area of Disney called Galaxy's Edge, will integrate the hotel guest "missions" into the park, with areas only people that are part of this seemingly deep role-playing experience allowed to enter those areas. (more...)
Uganda imposes WhatsApp and Facebook tax 'to stop gossip' Uganda imposes WhatsApp and Facebook tax 'to stop gossip'
- June 01, 2018

Today's approval also imposes a 1% tax on all transactions made through mobile. It is therefore not clear how authorities will be able to identify Ugandans accessing social media sites. "The president. said it was to stop young people from gossiping but what's ironic about that statement is that it comes after Bobi Wine became a member of parliament through an online campaign", Namubiru told AFP, referring to a musician turned opposition politician who has proved wildly popular with Uganda's ... (more...)

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