Nicole G Read

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Lupe Fiasco Pens Open Letter on Ghostwriting Amid Meek Mill–Drake Spat

Meek Mill recently accused Drake of not writing his own raps, and Lupe Fiasco responded to those claims in two Instagram captions where he advised …

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LG’s 55-inch 'wallpaper' OLED display hangs on the wall with magnets

It's one of LG's most impressive displays of screen technology yet: a 55-inch OLED panel that's just 0.97mm thick and weighs just 1.9kg (4.1 pounds). The panel is so thin that it can be stuck to the wall using a magnetic mat before being peeled off like wallpaper, reports Korean news agency <i>Yonhap</i>. …

This South Korean Plastic Surgery Makeover Show Is the Craziest

Holy whoa.<p>This week's issue of <i>The New Yorker</i> features a fascinating piece from writer Patricia Marx, who visited the "Improvement Quarter" in South Korea's capital Seoul, and its hundreds (literally, hundreds) of plastic surgery clinics — some clinics' names she list include "Magic Nose, "Top …

Madonna: Pressing Charges Against My Rapist Wasn't Worth It

"It's too much humiliation."<p>On Wednesday, Madonna opened up to Howard Stern about the time she was raped, explaining to the talk show host why she never pursued charges.<p>In an interview on Howard's Sirius XM show, Madonna said moving to New York as a young woman from Michigan was often a harrowing …

The Style Evolution of Mary-Kate & Ashley Olsen

To celebrate their 30th birthday, we're taking a look back at the influential Olsens' sartorial transformation.

The Next Generation Icons

Perhaps these new faces can chalk up some of their success to mirroring the icons of past and present. See the original standouts and their modern mirrors.<p>Perhaps these new faces can chalk up some of their success to mirroring the icons of past and present. See the original standouts and their …

Leaked Sony Emails Reveal Angelina Jolie Was Called A "Minimally Talented Spoiled Brat"

The hack also includes revelations about Leonardo DiCaprio deserving an Oscar, Michael Fassbender's package, and a planned mash-up film of the Jump Street and Men in Black franchises.<p>Updated — 2 p.m., ET:<p>The emails have reportedly come about due to the group Guardians of Peace, which is demanding …

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Iconic American Couples

In honor of Jacqueline Kennedy's birthday, we take a look back at iconic couples who were born in the U.S.A. From the former first lady and JFK to Beyoncé and Jay Z, these are the greatest American couples of all time.<p>In honor of Jacqueline Kennedy's birthday, we take a look back at iconic couples …

The Man Who Was Fired for Taking a Photograph of the President

Kenneth Tate, the CDC guard who lost his job after snapping a picture of Obama's motorcade, was labeled a criminal after officials discovered he had ridden an elevator with the commander in chief while armed. Now, Tate is telling his story.<p><i>Updated 6:36 p.m.</i><p>Around this time last month, Americans …

NJ official: Female health care worker who'd been in Africa isolated with fever

One day after New York officials announced a Doctors Without Borders physician had tested positive for Ebola, another person who treated patients in West Africa developed a fever and was put in isolation at a northern New Jersey hospital.<p>The second health care worker, a woman who hasn't been …

The Best Shoe Trends from Spring 2015

The word in footwear for the season is options. From chic flats to lace-ups, sky-high platforms, graphic beauties and killer gladiatorsyour collection is about to get diversified.<p>The word in footwear for the season is options. From chic flats to lace-ups, sky-high platforms, graphic beauties and …

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11 '90s Couples Whose Breakups Broke Your Heart

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, the breakups from the '90s, both real and fictional, that we're still not over<p>The breakups from the '90s, both real and fictional, that still have us heart-broken. <i>Via Cosmopolitan.com</i><p>Getty Images

2014 Women Who Dare: Jessica Alba

The movie star turned mogul.<p>Ask Jessica Alba who she thinks is daring and she answers quickly and unexpectedly: "Eleanor Roosevelt." It turns out that Alba credits the former first lady for the origins of the Honest Company, the actress's rapidly growing empire of eco-friendly home-cleaning and …

13 Unglamorous Things About Living In New York City

From the cost of rent to the subway smells, the things Carrie Bradshaw didn't warn you about.<p>Last week a study found that New York City was deemed the unhappiest city in America. While this may come as a surprise to some, us New Yorkers have a lot of not-so-pleasant things that we deal with on a …

Kanye West fires back over concert incident

Kanye West has become a pop culture legend for his outsized behavior, whether it's in his professional life, his personal life or both at the same time. Most recently, he's taken heat for his demand that all concertgoers get to their feet at his September 13 concert in Sydney. That's just the …

Watching TV Together Is Good For Your Relationship

Well, that's what "the Companionator" says, anyway.<p><b>You know those times</b> you just want to sit around and watch TV, but your significant other hounds you to get off the couch? Well, here's some ammo for the next battle: it turns out that watching TV together may actually good for you. <i>Awww</i>.<p><i>The</i> …

Communication Skills

'Sons of Guns' reality star Will Hayden arrested, accused of child molestation

"Sons of Guns" star Will Hayden was arrested on child molestation charges, according to the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office. The owner of the firearms business behind the hit Discovery Channel series was arrested and booked in East Baton Rouge, Louisiana, early Saturday.<p>Because of the nature of …

Watch Robin Williams’ Hilarious First Appearance On Johnny Carson’s ‘Tonight Show’

Robin Williams, the legendary Oscar-winning actor and comedian, passed away today. In memory of the man who tickled our funny bone for decades and brought us some of the most iconic films and TV shows, we’ve unearthed the veteran actor’s first ever appearance on Johnny Carson’s <i>The Tonight Show</i>. …

Robin Williams, Hollywood’s Grand Jester, Is Dead at 63

The larger-than-life Oscar-winning comedian was found dead at his home of an apparent suicide. A remembrance of the zany, ad-libbing actor who made …

Canadian comics remember 'inspirational' Robin Williams

TORONTO -- Canadian comedians are mourning the death of American comic and actor Robin Williams as the loss of one of comedy's greats.<p>Williams was …

Robin Williams' rise no surprise to a writer dazzled by unknown comic

Fate threw me in Robin Williams' path more than once, and I never forgot any of the encounters. He was such a wired, complex, brilliantly funny individual, no connection with him was anything like ordinary.<p>Though Williams, who died Monday at age 63, appeared in dozens of films, getting Oscar …

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Robin Williams: A Photo Gallery

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'Ready Player One' Is A Visually Dazzling Satire Of Consumer Culture<p>Vince Mancini reviews Steven Spielberg's 'Ready Player One,' a film so dazzling …

RIP Robin Williams: 5 of the Actor's Best Comedic Performances (Video)

From “Mork & Mindy” to “Live on Broadway,” the late, great funnyman’s most guffaw-inducing moments

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Robin Williams Live at the Roxy 1978

14 Great Robin Williams Moments From TV, Movies, and Stand-up

He broke out on TV playing an alien on <i>Mork & Mindy,</i> and made his film debut as a mumbling comic-strip character in Robert Altman's <i>Popeye</i>. Those two …

Jeffrey Katzenberg recalls Robin Williams' brilliance in 'Aladdin'

Robin Williams may have been best known for his roles in such as movies as "Good Morning, Vietnam," "Dead Poets Society" and "Good Will Hunting."<p>But it was his turn as the fast-talking genie in the 1992 Disney animated movie "Aladdin" that stood apart, recalled Jeffrey Katzenberg, chief executive …

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Robin Williams: A personality that jumped off stage and screen

Rare is the comedian who can compete with an oversize live video feed of himself, projected across the back of the stage as he performs his act. And yet when it came to Robin Williams, those pixels never stood a chance.<p>I remember seeing Williams play The Chicago Theatre in 2002. My seats were all …