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Oliver Stone on Charlottesville: "Deep State" Is "Bigger Problem" Than Trump

The director spoke about the U.S. political system during a master class at the Sarajevo Film Festival.<p>Oliver Stone has said in response to the …

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Inspiration, procrastination and the importance of pens: how writers write

Authors reveal their hugely contrasting routines for getting words on the page<p>How do they do it? Among writers, the earnest audience member at a literary festival who asks, ‘Do you write by hand or on a computer?’ is a sort of running joke; an occasion for the rolling of eyes. And yet, let’s enter …

Neil Gaiman’s Good Omens TV show just cast the perfect devil in David Tennant

‘All part of a great big ineffable plan’<p>Amazon’s upcoming adaptation of the Terry Prachett and Neil Gaiman novel <i>Good Omens</i> has cast its lead roles of Aziraphale and Crowley with actors Michael Sheen and David Tennant, respectively.<p>Sheen, recently seen in <i>Masters of Sex</i>, seems like a fine choice for …

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Kesha Confronts Her Demons—Including Alleged Tormentor Dr. Luke—on New Album ‘Rainbow’

The pop superstar’s soul-baring third studio album chronicles her journey out of the darkness and into the light.<p>“This is a hymn for the hymnless / Kids with no religion,” Kesha sings early on in <i>Rainbow</i>, molding her own profane religion out of lived experiences rather than an austere set of rules …

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Funny Interpretative Dance: 'Don't Stop Me Now' - Fast and Loose Episode 6, preview - BBC Two

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Arnold Calls A Bait Shop - Crank Call

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Andrew Santino: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

4.5K Views 0 Comments<p><b>Published</b><p><b>Updated</b> Jun 12, 2017 at 8:31pm<p>Andrew Santino attends the premiere of Showtime’s “I’m Dying Up Here” (Getty)<p>Andrew …

Shonda Rhimes Moves to Netflix From ABC With Huge Overall Deal

The prolific showrunner behind 'Grey's Anatomy,' 'Scandal' and more has left her longtime home at ABC Studios for the streaming giant.<p>In a testament …

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Pornography: Part 1

What I learned from eight years of pornography? Don’t touch it.<p>Suggestive sub-heading, eh?<p>Masturbation — male masturbation — is not a topic to move …

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Where Power Players Escape From It All

From the Hamptons to Hawaii to the Balearic Islands, masters of industry tend to congregate together, even when they’re on vacation<p>For people who …

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'Empire' will air special Prince-themed episode

Terrence Howard and rest of hit cast are ready to 'go crazy.'

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Underestimate Donald Glover at Your Own Peril

The red-hot writer, producer, director, musician and now movie star takes a break from Lando duties on the Han Solo movie to dissect his …

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Facebook launches Watch tab of original video shows

Facebook has a new home for original video content produced exclusively for it by partners, who will earn 55 percent of ad break revenue while Facebook keeps 45 percent. The “Watch” tab and several dozen original shows will start rolling out to a small group of U.S. users tomorrow on mobile, …

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The Heartbreaking First Black Bachelorette

In the show’s season finale, Rachel Lindsay gave away her final rose and got engaged.© 2017 American Broadcasting Companies, Inc. All rights …

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Why Do Young Stars Like Selena Gomez Work With Woody Allen?

The legendary filmmaker stands accused of heinous crimes, yet celebrities continue to star in his movies. It’s a matter of privilege, writes Ira Madison III.<p>Another day, another Woody Allen casting notice: Selena Gomez, Elle Fanning, and Timothée Chalamet (star of the upcoming Oscar hopeful <i>Call Me</i> …

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‘The Bachelorette’ Finale Was Absolutely Infuriating

Dear readers, I am fed up with this nonsense.<p>I’d like to reclaim my time, <i>The Bachelorette</i><i>.</i> Last night, the series’ first black bachelorette, Rachel Lindsay, got engaged to Bryan Abasolo, and I couldn’t care less. They’re already on the cover of <i>People</i> announcing their engagement and I plan on …

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Huckleberry Finn film set to shock with use of the n-word

The newest big screen retelling of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is set to cause major controversy after it was revealed it will use the n-word.

Jay-Z just gave us the black 'Friends' starring Issa Rae, Tiffany Haddish and more—and it's perfect

Jay-Z doesn't even appear in the video for "Moonlight" off his new album <i>4:44.</i><p>Instead, hegives us something arguably better: a black version of the hit TV show <i>Friends</i> (or as some might call it, the white version of <i>Living Single).</i><p>In the Tidal exclusive released Friday, Lil Rel Howery (<i>Get Out</i>) plays …

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Baltimore Drops Dozens of Cases After Video Casts Doubt on Officers

State attorneys are dismissing dozens of cases in Baltimore after reviewing a video that appears to show a police officer planting evidence at a crime scene while two other officers look on.<p>Over a hundred cases that would have relied on testimony from those three officers are now under review. As …

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'SEAL Team' Producers Say CBS Military Drama "Transcends Partisan Politics"

However, exec producer Sarah Timberman says the show will "reflect the geo-political reality of the world we live in."<p>One of the first TV trends to …

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CBS Has a Diversity Problem, and No Good Plan to Fix It

CBS executives were grilled about a lack of diversity—it’s TV’s whitest network, with no new series starring women—and infuriated reporters with its vague plan of action to fix it.<p>CBS has a major problem with diversity.<p>It’s an issue that exploded in a major way earlier this summer when <i>Hawaii Five-O</i> …

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These super cool pictures show Frank Sinatra at his best in 1960s Miami

Back when ‘Florida Man’ meant something different<p>In 1964 and 1965, an aging Frank Sinatra allowed <i>Life</i> photographer John Dominis to tag along during …

Frank Sinatra

Africa 'the richest continent on Earth is the poorest' – AU envoy to US

The African Union (A.U.) envoy to the United States (U.S.) has said despite being the richest continent, Africa was the poorest. She puts the …

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'American Horror Story': Deciphering All the 'Cult' Clues

The FX anthology dropped its fourth round of season 7 hints. Are you playing along?<p><i>American Horror Story: Cult</i> is unlocking weekly hints about its …

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HollywoodLife Flip-Flops On Selena Gomez, The Weeknd Birthday Celebration, Site Caught Lying Again

(Getty Images)<b>HollywoodLife</b> is flip-flopping after being caught lying about <b>Selena Gomez</b>’s birthday celebrations with<b> The Weeknd</b>. What’s worse is the …

A Paranoid Liberal Nightmare About Rural Horrors

The new film ‘Killing Ground,’ about people preyed on by psychotic hillbillies in the remote woods, is the latest impressive horror film to come from the land Down Under.<p>The best horror movies expertly prey upon primal fears, and in the process, dissuade us from wanting to do things we’d otherwise …

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The Trump Organization Owns TrumpAndOJ.com. Here’s Why.

It also owns DonaldTrumpSucks.com and 3,500 other domains, which an online reputation management company calls ‘savvy defense.’<p>There’s a good reason why TrumpAndOJ.com redirects to the Trump Organization’s website: The Trump Organization owns it.<p>According to domain analysis company DomainTools, the …

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Elvis Presley’s Special Relationship with Hawaii

We all may automatically associate Elvis Presley with Graceland, but you could say that Hawaii was his home away from home. Continue reading

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