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Paramount surprised CinemaCon audiences on Tuesday with 10 minutes of Alexander Payne’s new drama “Downsizing,” a suprprisingly high-concept movie from a filmmaker known for more grounded, down-to-earth moviemaking. How high-concept? Think a Payne-like...
From: The Wrap | By: Beatrice Verhoeven | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Donald trump's Russia problem still looms over all of us like those in-laws who overstayed their welcome on Thanksgiving. So how did we get here? Here is a good read from Mother Jones that might shed some light on that question. The Field Negro education...
From: The Field Negro | By: field negro | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Historically, incompetent parents leave their undesired children wrapped in a blanket on the steps of a fire station. But one Tennessee couple wanted a much bigger return on their investment — so instead, they put their infant up for sale on Craigslist!...
From: Perez Hilton | By: Perez Hilton | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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It's like stepping into the Seven Kingdoms.
From: Time | By: Raisa Bruner | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The Soviet Union never attacked America as blatantly as Putin has — and we're in danger of losing democracy
From: Salon.com | By: Bob Cesca | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Brooke and Reece first met in high school and were married in Australia in September. The main inspiration for the wedding was their venue; The Provincial Hotel in Fitzroy. It had the laid back feel they were after and had lots of rustic charm. Their...
From: Rock and Roll Bride | By: Rachel Webb | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The second year of the Legacy wing features a batch of stars from a bygone era that you may not be familiar with. We're here to help.
From: With Leather | By: billhanstock | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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On March 28th a hitherto unknown northern group known as the Arewa Youth Consultative Forum, through its spokesman, one Yerima Shetima, had the nerve and effontry to accuse Afenifere and the Yoruba nation of a “subtle campaign of ethnic cleansing”...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Only Wonder Woman has a Lasso of Truth and bullet-deflecting bracelets, but a new Facebook filter lets fans don the Amazon princess’s tiara. Wonder Woman actress Gal Gadot showed off the new feature on Twitter, posting a video of herself wearing...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Noelene Clark | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Mamma Mia!, APRIL Festival, Dinos on the Rocks, And More Picks For March 27-April 2 by Stranger Things To Do Staff Our music critics have already chosen the 32 best concerts in Seattle, but now it's our arts critics' turn to pick the best events in their...
From: The Stranger | By: Stranger Things To Do Staff | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Warning: This story contains major spoilers from Tuesday’s episode of The Flash. Read at your own risk! Things between Team Flash and Caitlin turned a little… frosty during Tuesday’s episode of The Flash. After the team captured villain-from-the-future...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Natalie Abrams | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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A bounty is place on Kara’s head on “Supergirl” and Norman checks in a new guest on “Bates Motel.”
From: Warming Glow | By: jess2128 | Monday, March 27, 2017
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The wedding bells rang years ago, but do these forgotten celebrity marriages ring a bell now?
From: Vanity Fair | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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WARNING: This post contains spoilers about the entire S-Town series.  William Faulkner’s 1930 short story “A Rose for Emily” is referenced early on in Serial and This American Life’s new seven-hours-long, atmosphere-rich binge-podcast S-Town...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Joe McGovern | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Don't hang your hopes on Ivanka Trump being your savior
From: Salon.com | By: Kali Holloway, Alternet | Monday, March 27, 2017
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In a roughly 10-mile radius of Los Angeles, celebrities are being targeted by what may be “Bling Ring 2.0."
From: Fox News | By: Rebekah Sager | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Every week in /Answers, we attempt to answer a new pop culture-related question. This week’s edition asks “Which comedy also makes you cry a whole bunch?”As always, we have submissions from the /Film writing crew and podcast team, along with...
From: SlashFilm | By: /Film Staff | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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We all love H&M for their affordable threads, super-cute jewelry and all around budget-conscious styles, but did you know they also have incredibly gorgeous home décor? This was a recent revelation to me, one that was incredibly welcomed in my life....
From: Apartment Therapy | By: Cara Gibbs | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Shows including Homeland, Quantico, and The Good Fight are featuring topical storylines about attempts to spread misinformation within the U.S.
From: The Atlantic | By: Sophie Gilbert | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Earlier this month a bride returned to her room at the Ritz-Carlton in Dallas to find the room raided by burglars. They targeted the jewelry, including her engagement and wedding rings, as well makeup, credit cards, Gucci wallets and anything else that...
From: Dallas Observer | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Ghosts haunting the living is a trope recently more associated with the horror genre (Insidious, It Follows, The Conjuring, Paranormal Activity), but director David Lowery is stamping his ethereal aesthetic onto the supernatural premise. Lowry worked...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Joe McGovern | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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I have a 5 year old, going on 6 who spends a lot of time on the internet. This has been pretty great for him- I'm sure his language skills, maths and general knowledge are far greater than they would have been without them. However I'm concerned that...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: Gratishades | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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What she has in her tour rider and why she thinks Steve Harvey was wrong.
From: New York Magazine | By: Kathleen Hou | Monday, March 27, 2017
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The paparazzi freeze you. A girl\'s pendant catches the sun. For a second it nearly blinds you.
From: Ovi Magazine | By: Neil Leadbeater | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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David Eason proposed to Jenelle Evans weeks after welcoming their daughter Ensley Jolie in January, but have they already tied the knot? Jenelle Evans exclusively revealed to RadarOnline.com if she… READ ON...
From: Radar Online | By: Alexis Terezcuk & Teresa Roca | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Girl, we KNOW. Bella Thorne recently shared that she hates being single, and it's like, duh? Related: Bella Flaunts Her Nipple Rings Going by her dating history, it's pretty obvious she prefers to be in a partnership rather than not. And who doesn't?!...
From: Perez Hilton | By: Perez Hilton | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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If you’re on Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, or Twitter, chances are you’re seeing giraffes everywhere. That’s because giraffe baby watch has taken over social media, thanks to a live streaming, New York zoo cam that has gone viral. April is a 15-year-old...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Charisse Van Horn | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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  Kim Zolciak Biermann and Kroy Biermann are putting their vow renewals on hold after the mom-of-six got a case of cold feet in Italy! “I asked Kroy to, I… READ ON...
From: Radar Online | By: Radar Staff | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Mel B hit the red carpet for the “America’s Got Talent” season 12 kickoff last night, making her first public appearance since announcing she’s divorcing her husband Stephen Belafonte. Peep her pics, plus rumors of her estranged hubby chilling...
From: Young Black and Fabulous | By: _YBF | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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A family-owned jeweler thought it had a funny, witty take on an old adage so the company put it on a billboard.  SEE ALSO: Heinz actually uses the ad campaign pitched by Don Draper in 'Mad Men' Spicer Green Jewelers' cheeky sign told motorists "Sometimes,...
From: Mashable | By: Sasha Lekach | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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In the first moments of his latest one-man show, Latin History for Morons, John Leguizamo plots his plan for the evening by drawing a line on a chalkboard: We’re going to cover the vast experience of several too-often ignored cultures, beginning with...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Allison Adato | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Under ObamaCare, the only choices were to buy the farm, sell the family jewels, or push up daisies.
From: The Daily Caller | By: Ron Hart | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The second installment of Michael Grant's Front Lines series; a debut about a 17-year-old who can't feel pain; and the conclusion to Kevin Waltman's D-Bow’s High School Hoops series
From: School Library Journal | By: SLJ | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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After months and months of chunky sweaters, clunky boots, and bulky coats, spring fashion can be just as refreshing as sunny weather and warm rains. But if you work in an office, it can be hard to make that translation to your 9 to 5 wardrobe - especially...
From: College Fashion | By: Sara - Albion College | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Kodak Black's "Tunnel Vision" video makes a strong statement about pro-Trump sentiment and anti-black violence
From: Salon.com | By: Matthew Pulver | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Now comes our esteemed journalism colleague Salena Zito with the astute contemporary observation that there are approval polls and then there are approval polls. Writing about presidential polls in the N.Y. Post, she notes, “Geography is everything.”...
From: Free Republic | By: Hot Air | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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This is probably for the best. Newly-engaged Bachelor couple Nick Viall and Vanessa Grimaldi aren't planning to rush down the aisle anytime soon, as they're still enjoying getting to know each other! They did just date few a weeks (while Nick was dating...
From: Perez Hilton | By: Perez Hilton | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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David Lynch proved himself as a master of film music in his 1986 feature.“Every note of music has enough breath to carry you away, and as a director, all you have to do is let the right wind blow at the right time” — David LynchSound and...
From: Film School Rejects | By: Angela Morrison | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Only one wide release is daring to take on “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” in mid-December, and that’s 20th Century Fox’s animated feature “Ferdinand” which aims to be a piece of counter programming. Based on the book by Munro Leaf and Robert...
From: Dark Horizons | By: Garth Franklin | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Ever wanted to see John Cena as a bull? Ever wanted to see that bull try and make it through a china shop? Then your wishes are granted in the first trailer for the animated film “Ferdinand,” which Blue Sky Studios and 20th Century Fox released...
From: The Wrap | By: Carli Velocci | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Illustration by Nate OttoIn an industry known for selling commodities at low margins, Jungle Jim’s International Market in suburban Cincinnati, Ohio is something else entirely. It’s a super-sized grocery store that’s also a tourist attraction...
From: Signal vs. Noise | By: Wailin Wong | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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As “Get Out” climbs above the hundred-million-dollar mark at the box office and starts to open around the world, I keep thinking of my original viewing of the film, in downtown Brooklyn, where I could count all the white people in the large movie...
From: New Yorker | By: Rich Benjamin | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Power Rangers debuted in theaters this past weekend, and while it wasn’t able to topple the box office giant that is Beauty and the Beast, it still ended up with a solid estimated debut of $40.5 million in second place. There’s a good chance that...
From: SlashFilm | By: Ethan Anderton | Monday, March 27, 2017
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If a reality TV experiment continues filming after the show is canceled and no one watches it, did it really happen?...
From: CNN | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Polls schmolls.
From: Hot Air | By: Andrew Malcolm | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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I'm a first time home buyer looking for Realtor recs and/or advice . I'm in Chapel Hill/Hillsborough/Durham, NC. Snowflakes within.I (27/f) am beginning the "looking to buy a house" process. I'm chatting with banks and mortgage brokers and am already...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: sazerac | Monday, March 27, 2017
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(In our Spoiler Reviews, we take a deep dive into a new release and get to the heart of what makes it tick…and every story point is up for discussion. In this entry: Dean Israelite’s Power Rangers.) When we revisited the original Mighty Morphin...
From: SlashFilm | By: Jacob Hall | Monday, March 27, 2017
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There are many cautionary tales of Hollywood’s “development hell,” but none perhaps quite as storied as the attempts to adapt a live-action adaptation of the groundbreaking anime classic, Akira. Now Warner Bros. has appeared to narrow down their...
From: SlashFilm | By: Hoai-Tran Bui | Monday, March 27, 2017
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When I approach jewelers both locally, and semi-locally (and maybe online), what kind of questions should I ask. What are some red flags I should look out for?I have a few images of a design to which I'd like to make a few small changes. I've spoken...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: czytm | Monday, March 27, 2017
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All sorts of normal behavior is now triggering financial surveillance as U.S. & U.K. banks try to comply with confused government policies on human trafficking.
From: Reason | By: Elizabeth Nolan Brown | Monday, March 27, 2017
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