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Susan Sarandon: 'People vote for Oscars in ways that are just not serious'

Ahead of this year’s Academy awards ceremony on 22 February, Susan Sarandon has sounded a note of cynicism amid the feverish predictions and tuxedo bookings.<p>In an interview with the Guardian discussing her win for Dead Man Walking in 1996, she says: “There are so many ways that people vote that are …

Ben Kingsley

9 Funny Someecards To End Your Week On A High Note

Week one of February -- check!<p>We did it, people. We made it through some wildly depressing Super Bowl commercials, listened to even more anti-vaxxer stupidity, and found out that Brian Williams is a big, fat liar. IS NOTHING SACRED ANYMORE?!<p>No one wants to go into the weekend shrouded in sadness, …

The Man Who Made $54 Million by Selling His Home

All he had to do was ride out his investment.<p><b>When he first toured the property</b> in 1966, Jay Maisel knew that it was a dump. He was looking at a former six-story bank built in 1898. The building was abandoned; Maisel and real estate broker Jack Klein had to wade knee-deep through garbage when …

Real Estate

10 Things to Do Before You Go to Bed

Everyone is obsessed with how successful people start their day.<br>And if you’ve decided to do something about the quality of your life, you’ll start …

Martina Big's Implants Let Her Pump Up Her Size 32 L Breasts

In 2012, Martina Big had a high-flying career as a flight attendant, but the job didn't get her as pumped up as she'd like.<p>“Many think a flight attendant would be an exciting, varied dream job, but the job is pretty stressful sometimes. Some passengers are very tiring and if you fly always the same …

Weekend Preview: ‘The Walking Dead’ Returns And ‘Better Call Saul’ Debuts

<b>The Walking Dead</b> (AMC, Sunday 9:00 p.m.) — After the gut punch at the end of the mid-season finale, the survivors are surely going to be bowed as they try to keep on moving. Are they going to follow the course of the comic and head toward Washington? Will their fellow survivors continue to pose as …

These Famous Musicians Have Surprisingly Never Won a Grammy

Tag: Kitchens

Remodeling 101: Paper Composite Countertops for the Kitchen<p>by Janet Hall<p>Kitchen of the Week: A Designer’s Own Ikea Hack Kitchen in Provence, Before …

Kitchens

John Legend boycotts Beverly Hills Hotel, sharia law in Brunei

<b>Los Angeles (CNN) —</b> Up for two Grammys and his first Oscar, John Legend is the dapper cover star of Los Angeles Confidential's latest issue and an honoree at the magazine's big entertainment bash Thursday at the Beverly Hills Hotel. Yet the R&B star is declining the invitation.<p>Legend has joined the …

Beverly Hills

Jimmy Page Tells the Story of “Kashmir”

One of the most original and distinctive songs Led Zeppelin ever recorded was the exotic, eight-and-a-half minute "Kashmir," from the 1975 album</i> …

Star Wars: The Force Awakens' new lightsaber was debated even during production, J.J. Abrams says

<i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i>' newfangled lightsaber was a topic of debate for the filmmakers who created it, director J.J. Abrams told Collider.<p>"This was not done without a lot of conversation," Abrams said.<p>LucasFilm released the first footage of <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> last November. No single …

The Selling of the Avocado

How the "alligator pear" went from obscure delicacy to America's favorite fruit<p>Twenty-five years ago, talk-show host Gordon Elliott was working as a reporter for a local morning TV show called <i>Good Day New York</i>. The gig involved knocking on the doors of random, unsuspecting New Yorkers and, along …

On The Grammy Stage, Collaborations Will Rule

The Grammy Awards, that moment when the music industry turns its collective eyes toward a single stage and pats itself on the back, will be presented on Sunday night. Musicians up for Album of the Year include Beck, Sam Smith, Ed Sheeran, Pharrell Williams and Beyoncé. But if you're watching, it …

Music

EXCLUSIVE: 49 Extraordinary Vintage Portraits of Hollywood's Most Famous Faces

These new photos of Ethan Hawke, Jason Segel, and other notable attendees at Sundance Film Festival capture what they might have looked like in the 19th century.<p>These new photos of Ethan Hawke, Jason Segel, James Franco, and other notable attendees at Sundance Film Festival capture what they might …

Sundance

Winter wonderland: readers' photos of snow in the UK - in pictures

We asked you to share your shots of snow near where you live. Here is a selection of our favourites