November 16th, 2011

Queen B

Trina Gives Kreayshawn & V-Nasty a Pass on Saying N-Word

West coast rappers Kreayshawn and V-Nasty have been heavily brandished for their use of the n-word, but fellow female rapper Trina doesn't seem to think it's such a big deal.

"I don't see what the big deal about it is. It's a matter of respect, if you're not being disrespectful, if you're not doing it in a racist way...I'm not really the person that cares too much about all that. ... Let's worry about voting for Barack Obama for president again. I don't think the N-word is such a big deal, we've been saying it for years, decades, white, blacks, Hispanic, Jamaican, Haitian, Chinese whatever. It is what it is, we didn't create it, we didn't start it and we're not going to be the last to say it. It's going to continue on and on and on so we just need to focus on what's important."


Everything about Kreayshawn and V Nasty = disrespectful
King K

Jessica Alba warns the world about toxic shower curtains

Your Barbie doll (or other plastic toy) might contain toxins that can kill you! Jessica Alba investigates:

In an article for the Huffington Post, Jessica Alba (yes Jessica Alba writes for the website), published an article about her true passion in life: protecting the world from harmful chemicals. Read her article below:

Thursday is a big -- and long overdue -- day. And American moms, like me, will be tuned in and watching. Thursday is a big day for those of us who care about protecting American families from toxic chemicals. The U.S. Senate will be holding a hearing on "The Safe Chemicals Act," a bill sponsored by Senator Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ). The bill, a much-needed overhaul of our antiquated laws, will help us all protect our families from toxic chemicals.

I just gave birth to my second child, and I can tell you that there is no stronger instinct for a mom then wanting to protect her kids and keep them safe. My children have changed my life in wonderful ways. They've brought me tremendous joy. They've also made me conscious of every product I buy, from toys to mattresses to cleaning products. I hope that the decisions I make will shield my children from harm. Yet today, it's impossible to be sure. As parents, we just don't have the information we need to keep our kids safe from toxic chemicals in many household products.

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all joking aside, this is a very serious issue. You can visit for details

To Be Successful Again, Lindsay Lohan Must Die

I've spent a lot of time considering Lindsay Lohan over the past decade. When I began my career as a gossip columnist she was a sweet freckled little thing whose biggest drama was battling Hilary Duff for the love of Aaron Carter.

Since those halcyon days various editors have asked me to pre-write obituaries for the consistently downward spiraling Ms. Lohan, just in case she finally went onto that great nightclub in the sky while I was on vacation or taking a nap. It is always good to be prepared. But five years later Lindsay is the hot mess that keeps on messing and not, I argue in my upcoming book Celebrity Inc., to her brand's best advantage. At this point yet another glimpse at her prematurely aging breasts paying homage to Marilyn Monroe will not reinvigorate Lindsay's sagging brand and career. The only thing that will save brand Lohan from total Kristy McNichol-dom is if she truly channels Monroe and actually leaves us for good.

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mods i added tags, sorry!
bolded for the tl;dr crowd. delebs is kind of a terrible term don't you think?

george jetson

People's Sexiest Man Alive Is...


"I'm waiting for Dax Shepard to come out, and that it's an episode of Punk'd," Cooper says of being named PEOPLE's Sexiest Man Alive of 2011. But what really earned the modest 36-year-old actor this year's honor? A combination of box office appeal (who hasn't seen The Hangover movies?), undeniable good looks and the lengths he'll go to for romance. Asked the sexiest thing he's done to woo a woman, Cooper tells PEOPLE, "Getting on a plane to go get them."
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American Horror Story's Connie Britton adopts

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The actress, 44, has just been cast in her most rewarding role yet: Mom. She's adopted a 9-month-old baby boy from Ethopia, Britton tells PEOPLE exclusively.

After a three-year-long adoption process, the actress's dream of motherhood came true about a week ago, after she returned from the African country with her son Yoby – a nickname for Eyob, his given name.

"I am thanking my lucky stars every day," Britton, 44, tells PEOPLE.

The day she first held her son in her arms was something the new mom will never forget.

"It was such a wonderful moment of completion," she says. "I thought I was going to collapse into a puddle of tears. I was just grinning from ear to ear."

Aw, congratulations to her!
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Justin Bieber's Alleged Baby Mama Dismisses Paternity Lawsuit

Justin Bieber's baby mama has dismissed her paternity lawsuit against the singer ... TMZ has learned.

The suit was quietly dismissed late last week. What's more, Mariah Yeater's lawyers, Lance Rogers and Matt Pare, have quit her ... withdrawn from the case.

As we first reported, Justin not only planned to take a DNA test when he returned to the U.S., he was going to sue Yeater and her lawyers for making a bogus claim. And, as we reported, Justin's lawyer, Howard Weitzman, called the attorneys and informed them a suit was looming.

Apparently, they got the message.


If only it had been true...

Demi Lovato & Wilmer Valderrama: Tiffany Thornton Wedding!

Demi Lovato and boyfriend Wilmer Valderrama celebrate the wedding of pals Tiffany Thornton and Christopher Carney in these exclusive photos.

The happy couple celebrated the happy day at Garvan Woodland Gardens on Saturday (November 12) in Hot Springs, Ark.

The 19-year-old singer, who acted as a bridesmaid, and her 31-year-old guy, who acted as a groomsmen, looked smitten together as they joined in the festivities!

“Had such an amazing day…. Congrats to the new Mr. And Mrs. Chris Carney,” Demi tweeted. “Ps…. Guess who caught the bouquet…… ME!!!!! :D”

“Congratulations to Mr & Mrs Carney, honor to be groomsman.. What a memorable evening for all of us.. #LoveWinsAboveAll” Wilmer added on his Twitter.

Congratulations to Tiffany and Christopher!

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JustJared Jr. #1

JustJared Jr. #2

I don't know anything about this show or Disney stars in general but I live in Hot Springs and Garvan is pretty much where everyone I went to high school with got married. And sorry for fucking it up the first time, mods. I meant to hit preview blergh.
tom hardy bb

Glenn Beck to Create Cartoon. Yes, a CARTOON.

The radio personality's live streaming network is partnering with Howard Gordon's Icebox for the project.

Glenn Beck's new Internet-only network is getting animated. GBTV, which the conservative firebrand launched as he was exiting Fox News in June, has inked a deal to develop an animated comedy series with Icebox, a production company founded in 1999 by a group of TV writers including Jon Collier (The Simpsons, Kind of the Hill) and Howard Gordon (24, Homeland).

The two outlets are currently in the brainstorming phase, and have not yet landed on a comedy concept for which to jointly develop.

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I can't believe people actually PAY for this, tbh.

Network Bans Sexy Dance Moves On Cowell's X Factor: Too Raunchy

Simon Cowell’s The X-Factor is too sexy and the Fox Network is putting a stop to it, has exclusively learned.

Contestant Marcus Canty's performance this week has had to be totally re-choreographed because Fox lawyers have banned his moves in the performance, branding it "too raunchy for TV," a female dancer on the set told

"Brian Friedman had choreographed this routine where we are pretty scantily clad and Marcus dances through our legs, but we've had had to change it,” the dancer revealed.

“We got told that the Fox lawyers say its ‘too much’ and too sexy, so now we're having to find new moves to replace it and we've been told to cover up more!"

Fox have placed their lawyers on stage at every rehearsal  to keep a check on The X Factor, which is known for putting on controversial performances.

In the UK, Cowell's hit show has landed itself in hot water a few times for being too raunchy, even for the British screens – last year Rihanna was at the center of controversy when she performed in a bikini and Christina Aguilera did a 'burlesque’ performance.

Jean | FoD Gun

Pixar Is Back to Its Flawless Self

Full Trailer for Brave

Since ancient times, stories of epic battles and mystical legends have been passed through the generations across the rugged and mysterious Highlands of Scotland. In “Brave,” a new tale joins the lore when the courageous Merida (voice of Kelly Macdonald) confronts tradition, destiny and the fiercest of beasts.

Merida is a skilled archer and impetuous daughter of King Fergus (voice of Billy Connolly) and Queen Elinor (voice of Emma Thompson). Determined to carve her own path in life, Merida defies an age-old custom sacred to the uproarious lords of the land: massive Lord MacGuffin (voice of Kevin McKidd), surly Lord Macintosh (voice of Craig Ferguson) and cantankerous Lord Dingwall (voice of Robbie Coltrane). Merida’s actions inadvertently unleash chaos and fury in the kingdom, and when she turns to an eccentric old Wise Woman (voice of Julie Walters) for help, she is granted an ill-fated wish. The ensuing peril forces Merida to discover the meaning of true bravery in order to undo a beastly curse before it’s too late.

Better than your faves since '95.
gk jamaica

Diane Kruger Post!

From Helen of Troy to a kidnapping by the Taliban
Her big break came opposite Brad Pitt, as the Ancient World's pin-up girl, but the polyglot former model's new movie is bang up to date, she tells Kaleem Aftab.

In Special Forces, Diane Kruger plays a French journalist kidnapped by the Taliban in Afghanistan. Shot in Tajikistan, the French-language role is another that displays the German-born star's penchant for changing nationalities, accents and languages. Last time out, in the action thriller Unknown, the 35-year-old played a Bosnian taxi driver. Also on her increasingly illustrious CV are turns as a German actress spying for the British in Quentin Tarantino's Inglourious Basterds, and speaking German in the 2005 First World War hit Joyeux Noel. She played a Chicago resident in Wicker Park and got her big break playing Helen opposite Brad Pitt in Troy.

Diane talks about:
+ acting and accents
+ modeling/her career pre-acting
+ relationship with Karl Lagerfeld
+ preparing for the Special Forces role
+ playing Marie Antoinette in the upcoming Farewell, My Queen
+ being the face of Calvin Klein's "Beauty"

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Special Forces is out on 18 November.

george jetson

“Don’t Be Tardy for the Wedding”: the most original reality show name ever

Bravo has the hottest seat in the house for Kim Zolciak’s extravagant wedding in a new docu-series titled “Don’t Be Tardy for the Wedding.” It’s been just a year since the Bravo cameras captured Kim’s fortuitous meeting with Kroy Biermann, Defensive End for the Atlanta Falcons. In the current season of “The Real Housewives of Atlanta,” fans share in the couple’s most intimate moments as they move into a posh new home together and give birth to a son, KJ. The only step left in their happy-ever-after is the wedding of Kim’s dreams. For more information, visit WWW.BRAVOTV.COM. Follow us on Twitter at HTTPS://TWITTER.COM/BRAVOPR.

"I am so excited to give an up close and personal look at the next chapter in my life." Kim said "My life has turned into a true Cinderella story and to watch the pieces unfold is going to be great! I can't wait to share with all of you!"

Each thirty minute episode will follow the adventures of Kim preparing for her wedding on the lucky date of 11/11/11.
With less than 2 months to plan, she enlists celebrity event planner Colin Cowie to help design a dream wedding in her brand new multi-million dollar home. The pressure is on as Kim rushes to find a dress, lose remaining baby weight and cosmetically enhance trouble spots. With the date quickly approaching, problems mount– her invitation is leaked to the press and her mother refuses to attend the wedding. Still, Kim is determined to marry Kroy and won’t let anything ruin her perfect day.

"Don’t Be Tardy for the Wedding" is produced by True Entertainment for Bravo. Steven Weinstock, Glenda Hersh, Lauren Eskelin and Dominick Pupa serve as Executive Producers.

Bravo is a program service of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. Bravo has been an NBCUniversal cable network since December 2002 and was the first television service dedicated to film and the performing arts when it launched in December 1980. For more information, visit WWW.BRAVOTV.COM. Follow us on Twitter at HTTPS://TWITTER.COM/BRAVOPR.


Proof You Shouldn't Mess With Kelly Rowland

Tulisa Contostavlos fears Misha B row cost The Risk their X Factor place

X Factor judge Tulisa Contostavlos is apparently racked with guilt after losing her act The Risk two weekends ago, as she believes her row with Kelly Rowland over Misha B cost them their place in the competition.

Tulisa now only has Little Mix left in The X Factor, after losing The Risk and Nu Vibe, before 2 Shoes failed to be voted back in as a replacement for disgraced act Frankie Cocozza at the weekend.

Despite losing several groups, the N-Dubz star is most concerned about the shock elimination of The Risk, which took place the day after a row between her and fellow judge Kelly erupted over Kelly's act Misha.

A source told Star magazine: 'She's really beating herself up about it. She says she feels like she's failed her acts and that it has all gone horribly wrong.

'Tulisa was genuinely shocked about The Risk, as she was convinced they were her best shot to win.

'Now she's worried that Little Mix will end up going the same way. And seeing her acts go in quick succession has really made her question her abilities as a judge.'

'Tulisa reckons her row with Kelly has dented her chances of winning,' added the source. 'She regrets getting involved in the drama.

'She's realised how her comments about Misha would have been perceived by the audience and she's convinced it had affected the popularity of her own acts.'

But according to the insider, Little Mix have tried to assure their mentor that they don't think she's damaged their chances.

'The girls told Tulisa how much they appreciate her, which cheered her up. She's touched that they still believe in her.'

This bitch ruined my Andy's chances of winning with her stupid tantrum; she should've kept her mouth shut.
w/e it's not like Misha is going to win anyways
TEAM MARCUS yall! but I wouldn't mind if Amelia wins to show how much of a joke this season has been.

Sailor Moon

Steven Spielberg Is One Step Closer To Directing Epic Moses Film

Now that Steven Spielberg’s The Adventures of Tintin has made its world premiere and his Christmas drama War Horse is already garnering Oscar buzz, the director is free to plan his next epic directorial project. According to Deadline, the filmmaker is considering getting biblical with Warner Bros. for Gods and Kings, a gargantuan film that will chronicle Moses’s entire life. Are you interested in Spielberg’s take on the Old Testament?

The project, based on a sweeping script from Michael Green (who created Spielberg’s upcoming television series The River) and Stuart Hazeldine (Paradise Lost), will encompass the biblical figure’s life, chronicling the Jews’ emancipation from Egypt, the Burning Bush and the Ten Commandments. While Spielberg has reportedly not had any formal meetings with Warner Bros., he is interested in overseeing Gods and Kings.

Of course, with a filmmaker as busy as Spielberg, the issue is not interest but availability. Currently, Spielberg is filming his political biopic Lincoln, which stars Daniel Day-Lewis as the 16th president of the United States. Next up, the director is slated to tackle the robot apocalypse feature, aptly titled Robopocalypse. He is also attached to a variety of other projects in executive producer capacity including Men In Black III and Jurassic Park IV as well as television projects Terra Nova, Smash and The Talisman.

If Gods and Kings comes to fruition, it could be our generation’s The Ten Commandments. And if it doesn’t, we may just have to leave the Old Testament adaptations to Mel Gibson, who has teamed up with Warner Bros. to develop a film about Judah Maccabee. Whose Old Testament retelling would you be more interested in seeing? (Jewish leaders, we already know your answer.)


nothing can top the ten commandments, imo. classic.

Iconic Supermodel Holly Madison is just like Yoü & I

Living in the Playboy mansion for years, Holly Madison would have become accustomed to enjoying a fancy catered Thanksgiving spread.But after flying the coop, the 31-year-old reality star is now whipping up her own turkey dinners. The former Playboy Playmate was seen getting to grips with two giant fowls at a grocery store in Las Vegas this week.

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Xtina: QT Glasses

Rihanna Booed In London

Since debuting, Rihanna has acquired what can only be described as a ‘forgiving’ fan base.

Overlooking her ‘lack luster’ vocals and accommodating those rigamortis inspired dance moves she sports so often , her RihannaNavy are without a doubt one of Pop’s more easily impressed support groups.

Alas, for every camel- there is a liberty taking straw just waiting to break its back.

Set to perform at London’s 02 Arena to deliver a performance of her ‘Loud Tour’ last night, Ms. Fenty found herself on the receiving end of boos and and insults from the crowd after failing to get onto the stage almost two hours after she was supposed to.

This comes just weeks after after she enraged fans in Belfast by arriving on stage an hour and a half later than scheduled, reportedly causing attendees who had used public transport to get to venue to miss the last available trains home.

While we empathize with those affected negatively by Fenty’s tardiness, we can’t say we are surprised by it.

For what did they expect from someone who clearly treats her artistry as a part time job, seemingly more interested in playing dress up than arriving on time for a show that quite honestly was always going to be a waste of time to begin with. source

Television Ratings For Tuesday: 6% Decrease For "Glee"

CBS, down from the previous week's season highs, still won Tuesday night. The network averaged a 3.2 rating among adults 18-49 and 15.4 million among viewers. With a 4.0 in the demo and just a notch under 20 million in total audience, NCIS gave the strongest performance of any broadcast during the night.

Glee dropped 6 percent, two tenths of a point, in adults 18-49 for Fox, down to a 2.9. The series posted modest gains in viewers, however, up to 7.1 million from the last outing. New Girl also gained in viewers (6.9 million), staying tight at a 3.5 in adults 18-49. Raising Hope improved for the second week running, moving up to a 2.2 rating an average audience of 4.8 million.

The Dancing With the Stars semifinals results performed almost the same as last week, posting a 2.7 in the demo and 14.96 million viewers. Comedies Last Man Standing and Man Up! were also on par with the previous weeks, earning a respective 2.6 and 1.7 in adults 18-49, while drama Body of Proof (sidelined last week for a news special) returned up with a 2.1 and an average audience of 9.8 million.

NBC's Biggest Loser dropped three tenths of a point down to a 2.1 in adults 18-49, while the 10:00 p.m. showing of Parenthood slipped just one tenth to a 1.9.

90210 and Ringer both pulled a 0.7 for the CW. Both series posted strong showings in average viewers, with Ringer bringing in its largest audience since the last week of September and 90210 its biggest all season.

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What did you watch last night?
Professor Chaos

South Park Renewed For 3 More Seasons!

'South Park' is sticking around for at least three more seasons. Comedy Central has renewed the long-running series, keeping it on the air until at least 2016.

"The collective genius of Matt and Trey knows no bounds," Michele Ganeless, president of Comedy Central, said in a statement. "Week after week and season after season they continue to surprise and delight 'South Park' fans, and that includes all of us here at Comedy Central. We're thrilled that the adventures of Stan, Kyle, Kenny and Cartman will continue through 2016."

The renewal will bring 'South Park' to a landmark 20th season. Created by Matt Parker and Trey Stone, the animated series has been a mainstay on Comedy Central since 1997. It's inspired a full-length motion picture, countless merchandise and become the satirical voice of a generation.

Episodes of Season 15 have been averaging just less than 3 million viewers an episode.

New episodes of 'South Park' begin Wed., Nov. 16, 10PM ET on Comedy Central.


Can we please get a South Park tag now? Thank you very much!
cudder drinking

mmpapi prince drake's dressing room demands

He wants:

-hot chicken entree (grilled,baked)
-chicken wings
-hot veggie dish (i.e veggie lasagna)
-angel hair pasta with grated parmesan and pesto (lol)
mixed green salad and caesar salad
-rolls and butter or garlic bread
-brown/white rice or rice pilaf
-cheese tray (3 types of cheese)
-potato or macaroni salad
-1 basket of fresh fruit
-1 bag of bbq lay's potato chips
-1 bag of doritos
-1 bag of sour gummy bears
-1 loaf of wheat/white bread
-1 deli tray (turkey,chicken,lettuce, and tomato , (no pork) keepin it jewish )
-3 scented candles
-4 pack nivea brand chapstick
-6 pack of listerine spray
-2 electric fans comes the booze:
(1 bottle for each): grey goose,hennesey, pinot grigio (santa margarita only), remy martin 1738, patron, coconut ciroc,moet rose, and pineapple juice to rinse it down)

pic of the whole list (including his band's requests)
thoughts on TAKE CARE, ontd?

Moviefone Exclusively Confirms: Ezra Miller Definitely Not in 'Akira' Remake

Contrary to speculation on the internet that Ezra Miller has been "in talks" to appear in the remake of 1990 Japanese anime film 'Akira,' the young actor revealed exclusively to Moviefone that he has not and will not be appearing in the movie.

"It's not true," he said in a phone interview. "That, I can assure you, will not be a reality."

Miller has nothing but respect for the franchise, but insists that at the moment he's not interested in pursuing that kind of role.

"It's a beautiful Japanese epic and I think it'll be a very entertaining, fun film, but no, it's not my next move," he said.

His upcoming films include 'Another Happy Day,' Toronto Film Festival hit 'We Need to Talk About Kevin,' and the 2012 release 'Perks of Being a Wallflower.'

Just yesterday, reports surfaced that 'Twilight' star Kristen Stewart has been offered the female lead role in 'Akira.' Other stars rumored to be part of the reboot include Keira Knightley, Gary Oldman, Garrett Hedlund and Helena Bonham Carter.

Source: Moviefone
anal del taco

Be in the video for "What Doesn't Kill You (Stronger)"!

To all my friends and fans around the world:
I'm shooting my video for "What Doesn't Kill You" Friday and I'd like everyone to join me in my global flash mob! Check out the routine in the video below. Learn it with me and get your cameras ready to record you and your friends rocking these moves in a unique location that shows where you are in the world. Submit your clip using the form below and maybe you'll see it in my music video!! I can't wait to see your submissions. Remember to be creative, but keep it safe and legal! Thanks for participating!

Love, Kelly



YM/CM/Universal Republic Rapper’s Delayed Sophomore Album Will Bow with Close to 700k

Drake’s ready to Take Care of business.

The rapper, whose sophomore YM/CM/Universal Republic album, Take Care, is the follow-up to last year’s successful bow, Thank Me Later, will debut at #1 with a sales total between 675-725k.

That will make it the third-best bow of the year, after Lady Gaga’s 1.1 million selling Born This Way and his labelmate Lil Wayne’s Tha Carter IV, which also clocked in slightly over a million on HITS’ Album sales chart.

It’s also the second straight chart-topping bow by a Jewish rapper, following this week’s surprise #1 debut by Mac Miller. Can an M.O.T. reunion be far behind?

The next highest debut will be Columbia’s Glee Christmas, Vol. 2 album, which arrives to sales of around 65-70k, while Decca recording artist Andrea Bocelli’s Concerto: One Night in Central Park live CD should do in the 60-65k area.

Glassnote Records latest discovery, Community star Donald Glover’s hip-hop persona Childish Gambino’s debut album Camp will open with a very impressive 45-50k.

Finally, Trill/Fontana hip-hop artist Baton Rouge rapper Webbie’s third installment of the Savage Life series, is set to bow with 24-27k.


hits daily double

Ricky Gervais to host the Golden Globes once again

Ricky Gervais will host the Golden Globes for the third time.

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association and NBC have struck a deal with the caustic comedian to host the show on Jan. 15. Last year Gervais mocked the HFPA and once again dealt low-blow punches to Hollywood celebrities. But the show’s ratings also improved slightly — and NBC can sure use the viewership now.

Gervais tweeted: “Just told [Oscar host] Billy Crystal he’d better not use any of my holocaust or pedophile material at The Oscars. He agreed (true).”

While the HFPA confirmed on its website: “While many welcome Gervais’s return, not everyone is happy with the decision because last year his blunt one-liners targeting big-name celebrities caused anger and resentment in some quarters.”

Here's to hoping he doesn't turn the show into a Comedy Central Roast again.


A Doctor Who Movie? - How would this work?

The news that the BBC is teaming up with Harry Potter director David Yates to make a big-screen Doctor Who has got people all a-flutter. There is the rejoicing: hopefully, an effects budget that can keep up with the series' ideas! There's the trepidation: but why? Won't they spoil its homey charm? And there's the outrage: not Matt Smith? Not canon? Not no way! But let's take a deep breath and think about this, and see what we really want to see onscreen.

First Of All, What’s All This About?

Americans and other aliens may be unfamiliar with Doctor Who, a British TV institution dating back to 1963. It concerns The Doctor (he’s not technically called “Doctor Who,” although the name does inform the first Knock, Knock joke that every child in the British isles learns), an alien survivor of the planet Gallifrey, destroyed aeons ago.

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This is a post about the greatest cartoon of all time

Adventure Time creator: a videogame in the works & possibly a new Fionna and Cake episode!

A boy, perhaps the last human on Earth, wanders a ruined post-apocalyptic landscape. What little life made it through a nuclear war has been warped and twisted into strange monsters, and the boy must fight to survive.

It sounds like a nightmare scenario, but that’s the plot of a kid-friendly cartoon show: Adventure Time, beloved by old and young viewers as one of the funniest, sweetest, and weirdest programs on television. Created by animator Pendleton Ward, the series debuted on the Cartoon Network in March 2010, and quickly became a critical and commercial success. It follows the adventures of Finn the Human and his pal Jake the Dog in the Land of Ooo, a fantasy landscape where magic has returned to the world.

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Joseph Gordon-Levitt interview at Occupy Wall Street, and a few other goodies

The guy who posted it goes by 11jcantor. From Youtube:

"I met Actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt from Hollywood films such as Inception, 50/50 and Angels in the Outfield as well as popular 90s tv show 3rd Rock from the Sun.We had a short interview on Hollywood and on Occupy Wall Street. He interviewed me in return. Really nice guy. Spoke to him for a good couple of hours."

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Ke$ha torch!
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Good Blog Read: Dr. Luke And The Women

Dr. Luke & The Women (feat. Ke$ha, Katy Perry & Britney Spears)

This started out as a reply to a comment (below) on the post "The Ke$ha Project: 'The Harold Song' and Social Single Strategy" from the creator of the new blog Pop Messiah. It quickly became much more.

Dean B.: "I admit, I'm not a big Ke$ha fan.. but one night I was at a friend's place and they were trying to convince me otherwise so they played me "The Harold Song" (They know I tend to like the emotional side of pop the most.) and I have to admit that I actually started to change my mind about her then. I do enjoy some of the singles, begrudgingly.. but we did not start off on good terms. That being said, I've moved into (at the very least) indifference and I've accepted that she's here to stay. For the record, I felt similarly about Katy Perry at first and now I love her. Time will tell."

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Long article, but it's well written and the author is making a good point. Sorry that there's no bold, but there is nothing worth more to be put in bold than the rest. You'll have to read the whole thing.
killa kam, cam'ron, dipset

Common releases new Music Video for "Sweet", Drake fans afraid to leave the house

If you wanted to watch Common's "Sweet" music video when it actually hit the web last night, you had to make a $1 charitable donation to the J/P Haitian Relief Organization. You can still donate some funds if you want, but the Chicago MC has decided to remove the price-tag from the visuals. The video is filled with images of Common's recent journey to the still-recovering island nation of Haiti.

As such, in between shots of both gorgeous and run-down portions of the country, you get to watch Com flip his lid lyrically on what might be his most aggressive track in years. Dude hasn't sounded this angry since his Ice Cube diss, "The Bitch In Yoo." You can watch the "Sweet" video below. The Dreamer, The Believer drops Dec. 20.




Damn son this dude Comms is a legend showing the new cats that he can still do it, forget the throne just let them watch the Mic. I bet Drake posts on ONTD and cries whenever Brendan trolls him. Softer than baby thighs, B.

*Does the james brown*

Hollywood fucks with Joel McHale's career

The Soup moves to Wednesdays

At the end of the month, E! will be shaking things up by moving the excellent pop-culture clip show The Soup from Fridays to Wednesdays. Whether you consider this good news or bad news probably depends on how packed your TV-viewing schedule is.

E! passed the word along about the scheduling change just a few moments ago. Starting November 30th, those of you who want to see Joel McHale serve up his weekly dose of sarcasm as he discusses the week in pop culture will have to tune in to E! on Wednesday nights at 10:00 p.m. This news also came with word of the show’s new website and Soup mobile apps, which should work nicely to satisfy the appetites of the fans.

Honestly, as much as I would normally say that moving a show away from Friday nights is a good thing, I don’t think that’s the case for The Soup. For one thing, they’re putting it up against South Park (which is already up against Revenge, which presents a conflict in my TV schedule already). For another, The Soup just feels like a Friday night (or DVR’ed and watched Saturday morning) show. Am I alone on this? It’ll be interesting to see if the shift has a drastic effect on the ratings.


This is stupid because how can a show based on making fun of pop culture air before the week is even over? It's up against South Park and Revenge on Wednesdays now.


It's not over yet.

Mariah Yeater still plans on moving forward with her paternity action against 17-year-old Justin Bieber, reports RadarOnline.

Despite earlier reports from TMZ that the lawsuit was quietly dismissed last week and Yeater was dropped by her legal team, Yeater's lawyers say that's not entirely accurate.

"I did not step down and there is a legal team. It's a new legal team. In light of death threats against my client, strategies have been reviewed... the San Diego team has been replaced by John Carlson from Los Angeles," Yeater's attorney, Jeffery Leving, told Chicago news station WGNtv on the phone.

Leving told the station his client still insists that Bieber is the father of her child, and he won't allow the 20-year-old to give anymore interviews. "Secondly, negotiations are going on right now with Bieber's council and we're trying to negotiate a private, secure DNA test with the same safe guards that would exist if there were a court order, but without a court order," he explained. "The case is completely out of control and I don't want something terrible to happen to my client or her child."

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'American Horror Story's' Dylan McDermott on Using Body Doubles: 'OH HELL NO'

Given his recent nude scene on American Horror Story, it's no wonder why men and women alike have the hots for Dylan McDermott.

"I knew going into it that there was nudity and that a lot of people would be watching, so I knew I had to be in really good shape," the 50-year-old (!!!!!) tells The Advocate.

"I'm no fool, so I hit the gym and watched what I ate. Actually, when I first got the role, production called me and asked, 'Who's your body double?' I said, 'Oh, hell no. It's going to be all me, baby.'"

McDermott -- a divorced father of two -- says that while he's grown accustomed to being nude on set, he doesn't let it all hang out in between takes.

"When I'm in the role, in the moment, I'm comfortable," he explains. "After they yell 'cut,' I don't need to put my balls in someone's face [except the OP's]."

Since American Horror Story's premiere episode (where the actor revealed his bare butt on camera), McDermott says he's been hit on by more gay fans than ever before.

"Honestly, I'm cool with everyone, and people pick up on that. I'd say, 'I'm not gay, but it's all good,'" McDermott tells The Advocate. "It's kind of like going to Paris when you don't know the language: some Americans get into trouble over there, but I'm just like, 'Sorry, I don't speak French.'"


Damn at him being 50 and still oh-so-doable. I don't watch American Horror Story BTW, but I do look at screencaps of his nude scenes.
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Blind Items

1. This sexy movie actress and this intense actor have been friends since they were kids. She definitely has a higher profile than he does, but lately he has been landing some big roles as well. When reports about them playing kissy face started to appear recently, it was puzzling because they make for a rather odd match. Well, we have a scoop for you. It’s not a real relationship. Just a temporary bearding gig. However, since they do genuinely enjoy hanging out together, don’t be surprised if they rebound back to each other again in the future.
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My Guess: Scarlett Johansson & Joesph Gorden-Levitt. Key indicators being "match" and "scoop" - Scarlett was in Match Point and Scoop. They were also both child stars, so makes sense that they've been friends for a while. I'll go get my popcorn for ONTD's collective emotional breakdown at the mere suggestion of JGL being into duderuses

2. This bisexual actress recently went to see the horror flick Paranormal Activity 3 with her FORMER lesbian lover. The rekindled romance, which some say was a horror show in itself, seems to be heating up under the radar. Who is she?
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My Guess: LiLo and SamRo. Meth really does bring people together

3. Which actor on a prime-time medical show is shacking up with his "craft services" girl? The handsome star’s private life - two kids with the ex he divorced last year - was never gossiped about, but that’s all about to change!
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My Guess: Tim Daly from Private Practice

4. This up and coming B list actress really needs to go to rehab or lay off the booze and whatever else she is taking. Not even out of her teens, the actress is out of control. So out of control that a recent event she was overheard more than once calling this current (so not Heidi Klum) Victoria’s Secret model a n***er lover. Yep, she said it. Several people heard her say it and eventually the model found out and confronted our young actress at the event in front of about ten people and the actress denied saying any such thing. After the model told the actress to grow up, and walked away, the actress then made another snide comment about a/the child of the model and left the event.
My Guess: no idea who this could be, but I'm guessing it involved Doutzen Kroes. To whoever it was - there are a whole lot of lonely cliffs just waiting for you to jump off of.

5. This foreign-born actress has a husband that has been cheating on her for years. He thinks she doesn’t know. She does. She’s known since the beginning but looks the other way because she claims in her culture, ‘it’s just what men do.’ She has accepted his infidelity quietly and claims that as long as he doesn’t bring it home, she’s okay with the lies. So sad.
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My Guess: Either Monica Bellucci and Vincent Cassel or Salma Hayek and her billionaire biddy

I just don't know how to quit you, ONTD. Also: SOPA can suck my tittehs

Connie Britton and the question we've all wanted to know

Gold Derby talks to Connie Britton from Adam Waldowski on Vimeo.

It's been quite a busy year for Connie Britton. In February, the final episode of "Friday Night Lights" aired on DirecTV and in July she earned her second consecutive Emmy bid for Best Drama Actress. Now she headlines the new hit FX series "American Horror Story" opposite Dylan McDermott and Jessica Lange.

These two shows couldn't be more different. "Friday Night Lights" was a heartwarming family drama about a football-obsessed Texas town while "American Horror Story" is an eerie drama set in a haunted house. As Connie explains to Gold Derby senior editor Adam Waldowski, "'Friday Night Lights' was such an amazing, complete experience, so I just wanted to do something that was just gonna go in the other direction. And 'American Horror Story' has done that in every way possible."

The transition from playing an assertive guidance counselor on "Friday Night Lights" to a neglected housewife with a cheating husband on "American Horror Story" has attracted critics' attention. Slant Magazine's Philip Maciak raves, "Britton plays Vivian Harmon with the same intelligence, grit, and effortless sex appeal she brought to her role as Mrs. Coach, pushing here into a darker representation of female strength."

"American Horror Story" could sweep the Globes given how well co-creator Ryan Murphy's shows "Nip/Tuck" and "Glee" have fared with the HFPA in the past. Connie, who could reap dual Best Drama Actress bids says, "If that were to happen, it would be incredible. But I would be happy with them considering either one of the shows."
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President of international governing body of world's biggest sport still job. Saying things.

Fifa's Sepp Blatter: settle race rows with handshakes
• Sepp Blatter denies racism between players is a problem
• Fifa president says players should shake hands and move on

The Fifa president, Sepp Blatter, has claimed any racist abuse between players on the pitch should be settled by a simple handshake.

The Football Association is currently dealing with two incidents in which a player has been accused of racially abusing an opponent. Chelsea's John Terry and Liverpool's Luis Suárez, both of whom deny any wrongdoing, are still awaiting the outcome of FA investigations.

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IDEK why people are upset tbh. Football and the total successful elimination of discrimination everywhere  go together like FIFA and ethical business practices. :)

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Michael Jackson Song Premiere: 'Dancing Machine/Blame It On The Boogie'

From Billboard: With an assist from Michael Jackson's estate, Epic Records is giving fans a revamped and refreshed take on the late singer's legendary music with the album, "Immortal." The release, which will be available Nov. 21 as both a deluxe double disc and single disc, features newly discovered outtakes, remixes and mash-ups of some of Michael's greatest hits.

"I want to make sure that the fans, his family and everyone that was close to him know this is a Michael Jackson record," Kevin Antunes, music engineer, told Billboard at last month (Oct. 27). Antunes intricately "re-imagined" Jackson's recordings for Cirque du Soleil.

Ahead of the album dropping on Tuesday, we're exclusively streaming one of its songs, "Dancing Machine/Blame It On The Boogie," right here. Just click play and get a taste of the album, then come back to on Nov. 21 for a Twitter-length track by track review of "Immortal."

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whoopi--you're an idiot

On Wednesday's (Nov. 16) edition of "The View," Goldberg decided to broach the "hot topic" of the University of Southern Mississippi sorority sisters who were recently chastised for dressing up in blackface for a costume party. And she defended them, scoffing at the university's decision to subject the girls to "cultural competency training."

"The fact that they dug the Huxtables enough to want to dress like them says that they have cultural awareness," said Goldberg. "There's a difference between what the Huxtables look like and what actual buffoonery looks like."

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Actual quote:
"Here's the thing, that means that none of us can ever be anyone historical, we can never be any characters that we see, who are not absolutely Black. I think that it's too limiting."

Nicole Scherzinger's 'Killer' Debut Pushed to 2012

Nicole Scherzinger's first solo album has been pushed back yet again, the Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. "Killer Love," which initially had a release date of Nov. 15, and was moved to December, will now be coming out in 2012, says an Interscope Records rep.

The singer's debut has been marred in many delays -- several years' worth if you count the ill-fated album Her Name Is Nicole, which Scherzinger worked on from 2006 to 2008 but never saw released. While Killer Love did come out in the UK, where it landed at No. 8 on the country's album chart and has sold more than 140,000 copies, thanks in large part to the strength of single, "Don't Hold Your Breath," a No. 1 hit, it appears Scherzinger is still tinkering with the U.S. version, which features an alternate track-listing and production by RedOne, Jim Jonsin, The-Dream,Harvey Mason, Jr. (with R. Kelly) and Tricky Stewart. Featured guests reportedly include 50 Cent ("Right There"), Snoop Dogg ("Peep Show") and Sting ("Power's Out").

"I'm doing the best music I can for my fans," the Pussycat Dolls singer-turned-X Factor judge tells THR. "Music that they can relate to, that they can be inspired by, that they'll fall in love with, that will ignite them... When I'm not at X Factor, I'm at the studio at night. I feel amazing about [the album]."

And even though the album and its many delays has become somewhat of an industry punch-line, it doesn't appear that Scherzinger takes it all that personally. "You know what, I've been waiting for it so long, I don't even care about a couple more months," she says. "What's the difference? It's coming out when it's ready to come out."

In the meantime, Scherzinger is dedicating herself to "X Factor," which she adds "is taking up a lot more of my time than I anticipated. In addition to my duties as a judge, the mentoring is a full-time job. I want to make sure that when I put my album out, I have the time to devote to promoting it."

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The Secret Circle Lands Two New Bad Boys

The Secret Circle is stocking up on dangerous new dudes in the New Year.

Michael Graziadei and Sammi Rotibi will both guest-star on the witchy CW series, has learned exclusively.

Graziadei, best known for playing Daniel Romalotti on The Young and the Restless, will portray Callum, a good-looking but quick-tempered guy with deadly charm. His behavior is especially disturbing to Faye (Phoebe Tonkin).

Rotibi, whose credits include Lord of War and Tears of the Sun, will portray Eben, an ominous and authoritative leader of a dangerous group who's a true believer in his malevolent cause. Sounds like the head of the council, no? I'm sry but juat kind of name is Eben??

The actors, whose guest spots have a potential to turn into recurring roles, will first appear in Episode 12.

The Secret Circle returns with new episodes on Thursday, Jan. 5 at 9/8c on The CW.

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exciting imo. I can't wait for dis show to return so Faye can continue to slay.

New Entertainment Weekly Cover with the Twilight Trio

Twihards have long been anticipating seeing Bella (Kristen Stewart) and Edward (Robert Pattinson) honeymoon on Isle Esme and consummate their marriage amid flying feathers. And as audiences will see when The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part 1 arrives in theaters this Friday, the love scene does not disappoint. But, according to the stars of the movie, things could have been even more steamy — if it weren’t for director Bill Condon needing to keep the action PG-13. “There’s a version where it was really intense,” recalls Pattinson in this week’s EW. “Cinematically, cut all together, it’s awesome,” says Kristen Stewart. “But we didn’t really do that scene. ” “And when we did,” adds Pattinson, “they kept telling us to stop.” The PG-13 rating also limited things with regard to the climactic birth scene, which takes place at the end of the film. “That’s what I’m really disappointed about — and I’ve talked about it with Bill,” says Stewart. “It was more sympathetic or something when I played the scene with less energy, and it made it easier for him to tell the story. But in the book, Bella is screaming, ‘NOOOOO!’ [Stewart stands and demonstrates.] And I did it like that — crazy and Exorcist-like. I was going for this weird mix of turning into the most feral mother you can imagine and also fighting for my own life. I mean, I was a nutcase. I was an absolute nutcase. “I do still love the birth scene,” says Lautner. “I know it’s frustrating that some things aren’t in there.” “Yeah,” says Stewart, “I still love it too.” For more on Breaking Dawn – plus Kristen Stewart talking about punching Chris Hemsworth in the face on the set of Snow White and the Huntsman – pick up the new issue of Entertainment Weekly, on stands Nov. 18.
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Report: Randy Jackson to Manage Mariah Carey

andy Jackson is adding an A-lister to his dawg pound. The "American Idol" judge is negotiating a deal to manage Mariah Carey's career, sources tell The Hollywood Reporter. The duo know each other from their Columbia Records days when Jackson was vice president of A&R during the 1990s and Carey was signed to the label from 1988 to 2001.

Over the years, Jackson has produced, co-written and appeared on many Carey recordings. He's also played bass for the superstar both in the studio and on the road. Among his Carey credits: Jackson wrote and produced two songs for her 2001 film, "Glitter." On her 2002 Island Def Jam debut "Charmbracelet," Jackson is listed as composer, producer and percussionist while on her 2005 smash "Emancipation of Mimi," he returned to play bass and also appears in the video to Carey's cover of Def Leppard's "Bringin' on the Heartbreak." Throughout her career, he has served as Carey's musical director and most recently, he produced her 2010 Christmas album, "Merry Christmas II You."

Carey, who gave birth to twins in April, was previously signed to Chris Lighty's Violator Entertainment, which represents such artists as 50 Cent, LL Cool J and Soulja Boy. In September, the company merged with Primary Wave, management home to Cee-Lo Green and Eric Benet.

Jackson is no stranger to the management game, having worked with funk-flavored rocker Nikka Costa, soul singer Van Hunt and North Carolina-based band Paper Tongues, who are signed to Universal Music-owned A&M/Octone Records. He's one of several notable musicians who also guide the careers of others. Back in the 1990s, when he was known as Puff Daddy, Sean "P. Diddy" Combs managed rapper Notorious B.I.G. More recently, he guided "Making the Band" winners Danity Kane and was reportedly working with Nicki Minaj and Rick Ross. Jay-Z, by virtue of running management company RocNation, has a hand in the careers of Rihanna and Willow Smith. Usher, in partnership with Justin Bieber manager Scooter Braun, can also lay claim to some of the pop phenom's success.

On Nov. 2, Jackson was in full management mode as he accompanied Carey to film the music video for "All I Want For Christmas Is You," her duet with Bieber, which appears on his "Under the Mistletoe" album (out now). The nine-hour night shoot took place at Macy's Herald Square in New York City and, according to observers, Jackson stayed for the duration. A few days later, he was seen at Carey's label offices where he was taking meetings. Says a source: "He's very much in the mix."

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Are the judges missing the X-Factor?

Now that we’re three weeks into the X-Factor USA live shows, several things have become clear. First, someone needs to check the expiration date on Steve Jones’ warranty to see if we can trade him in for a newer model without circuit damage. Second, Paula Abdul has, for reasons unknown, retired her infamous seal clap, making her motor skills appear far too developed for my liking. And third, that the judges as a whole (Normal-clapping Paula included) are doing a piss-poor job of taking a show that has enraptured the United Kingdom for seven years and making it enjoyable for an American audience.

Since it’s probably too late to bring Cheryl Cole back to save the day, here’s a list of things each judge can work on to change X-Factor USA from ‘blah’ to ‘HURRAH’--

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Kristin Cavallari denies affair with Scott Disick; shades the Kardashians while doing so

Kristin Cavallari is fighting back, shooting down a new cover story from Life & Style, which claims she had a fling with Kourtney Kardashian’s baby daddy, Scott Disick, several years ago.

“First of all, it’s 100 percent not true,” Kristin told Access Hollywood’s Billy Bush in an interview for Access and Wednesday’s “The Billy Bush Show.” “I just think, what convenient timing for them with their show premiering next week and with everything that’s going on for Kim [Kardashian], I feel like they’re trying to take the heat off her.”

In Life & Style’s new issue, the mag claims Kristin and Scott hooked up several years ago, before Kourtney Kardashian became pregnant with Mason, her son with Scott.

Kristin suggested to Billy that the timing of the story was too close for comfort, seemingly putting the blame for the story on the Kardshian clan.

“When there’s a big story like that, they always call you and ask if you want to comment and clearly none of them denied it, so it’s very… it’s really disrespectful to me and I’m in a committed relationship. It’s disrespectful to me and Jay [Cutler] and I think it just says a lot about their character,” Kristin told Billy.

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i guess this is official confirmation that she and Jay are back together
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Breaking Dawn could earn $150 million during opening weekend! WITHOUT THE AID OF 3-D!!!

Anyone who is at least vaguely familiar with the "Twilight Saga" and the phenomenon that it is could tell you that "Breaking Dawn - Part 1," the penultimate entry in the series, is going to be big at the box office.

Just how big? Deadline Hollywood reported Wednesday (November 16) that Summit Entertainment, the studio behind the paranormal romance films, expects a domestic opening-weekend gross of anywhere from $110 million to $125 million. An opening weekend within that range could put it in the top 10 highest-grossing debuts ever.

As large as those figures may be, they are still a far cry from the biggest domestic opening for a "Twilight" film. In 2009, "New Moon" earned a whopping $142 million during its three-day opening, beating the series' second best debut, "Eclipse," by $22 million.

Jeff Bock, box-office analyst for Exhibitor Relations, thinks "Breaking Dawn" could outperform Summit's expectations. "Expect 'Breaking Dawn - Part 1' to suck the life out of the box office to the tune of $150 million this weekend," Bock wrote in an email to MTV News.

That would put the film within the top five all-time weekends, but Bock doubts it will break any records. "It's doubtful it can top 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2''s record-breaking $169 million debut," Bock said. "But it's certainly not out of the question for 'Breaking Dawn - Part 2' to hit that mark."

Bock's predictions are more along the lines of what rival studios expect from the film, according to Deadline. Despite Summit's own lofty expectations, a more recent version of the same report claims that rival studios have accused Summit of low-balling the figures. The other studios expect "Breaking Dawn - Part 1" to earn in excess of $142 million

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PETA: That Whole Bloody Mario Thing, That was Just a Joke

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Looks like PETA bit off more Fusarium venetum then they could chew when they attacked Mario for his Tanooki-suit wearing ways. The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals tell Kotaku that their bloody video game take-down of Mario was meant to be "tongue-in-cheek."

"Mario fans: Relax! PETA's game was meant to be tongue-in-cheek, a fun way to call attention to a serious issue, that raccoon dogs are skinned alive for their fur," Shakira Croce, PETA's media coordinator said. "We wish real-life tanukis could fly or swat enemies away with their tails and escape from those who profit from their skins. You can help them by never buying real fur."
The email comes days after the organization launched a "Mario Kills Tanoki" media campaign meant to draw attention to the very real slaughtering of raccoon dogs for their furs. The campaign blasted Nintendo and their beloved gaming plumber Mario over what they claim was a message that it's OK to wear animal furs.

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Are Glee’s Writers Betty Draper-ing Quinn Fabray?

There is something deeply off about the direction Quinn Fabray (Dianna Agron) has taken in Glee's third season. Quinn was introduced as a stock mean girl in Season 1, but in Season 2 grew into a fleshed-out character rivaled only by Rachel Berry as the show’s rightful leading ingenue. But then, toward the end of Season 2, things changed. Fabray turned mean, really mean. And then, in a bizarre episode during which she squared off against Lauren Zizes for Prom Queen, she was revealed to be a complete fraud: A fat, gawky girl who'd undergone plastic surgery to look like the beautiful and popular cheerleader she had become.

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Queenet Jackson Spills Tea On Her Man, Her Weight, And Her Brother Michael In HB Arabia

In the 2011 November issue Harper's Bazaar Arabia Janet Jackson talks about life without Michael, her lifelong struggles with weight and finding peace with her new man we see her everywhere with. You've seen the outtakes. Now check out the rest of the pics plus highlights from her interview nside.....

Rocking a red Tom Ford jacket and dress (above), Janet Jackson posed on the Formula 1 race track for an interview for Harper's Bazaar that revealed intimate details of her life.

The normally shy diva revealed a few details about her love life saying, "I'm getting older and I feel more settled" when referring to her beau Wissam Al Mana.

Hmm...does that mean she may walk down the aisle again? Janet did say, "We have a bond, a deep connection." And it was cute that Wissam revealed a little something in the interview too saying, "I'm fortunate enough to be dating my dream woman."

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Just How Good Is Al Pacino In Jack and Jill?

Riding a tsunami of critical disapproval into theaters this weekend is Jack and Jill, in which Adam Sandler stars as twin siblings of both sexes. Predictably, Sandler's performances have gone unheralded by critics. Al Pacino, though — who plays an exaggerated version of himself who falls in love with Jill while being wooed by ad executive Jack to star in a Dunkin' Donuts commercial — has really distinguished himself. In fact, these are probably Pacino's best reviews in a decade. Below, a sampling of the acclaim.

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Albums priced below $3.49 during their first 4 weeks of release will not be counted

By Billboard staff

Unit sales for Albums priced below $3.49 during their first four weeks of release will not be eligible for inclusion on the Billboard album charts and will not count towards sales data presented by Nielsen SoundScan.
*The rule also applies to reissued titles.
*New Holiday/Seasonal titles must meet the minimum threshold through the final week of the calendar year.
*Unit sales for albums or EPs with 8 or less tracks will not be eligible for charting if the retail price is less than the sum of the tracks on the release, multiplied by $0.39.
*Minimum pricing for a multi-disc album (not a single disc with extra tracks), where the extra disc is audio content, will be $3.49 times the amount of discs being made available.
*For digital-only deluxe editions, any extra content exceeding nine tracks would be considered the equivalent of an extra disc. Each additional 10 tracks thereafter would be the equivalent of an additional disc.

Unit sales for Digital Tracks priced below $0.39 during their first three months of release will not be eligible for inclusion on Billboard's digital songs charts.

If a retailer offering a title for less than the above stated prices is a daily reporter to Nielsen SoundScan, units will be removed for charting purposes solely for the dates in which the title was priced less than the minimum.
*If a title was priced under the minimum during a portion of the day, all sales for that title on that day will not count towards the Billboard charts unless accurate transaction data for that title during the specific sales hours can be provided to Nielsen SoundScan for verification.

If a retailer offering a title for less than the above stated prices is a weekly reporter to Nielsen SoundScan, all units for that title sold by the retailer in the week will be removed for charting purposes unless accurate transaction data for that title on the sale date(s) can be provided to Nielsen SoundScan for verification .

Please note that the minimum pricing rule would not apply to any store-wide music liquidation sales.

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‘American Horror Story’ SPOILERS

If you’re already a fan of American Horror Story or thinking of starting up, this spoiler should get you excited for Wednesday’s episode!

Learn what Moira will do to persuade a potential buyer for the house. And also a juicy detail about Vivien’s pregnancy!

We will also learn more about Larry’s history and his relationship with Constance! This should please fans who have been waiting for explanations!

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Penelope Cruz "wanted to experience motherhood in a complete way"

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Penelope Cruz wanted the "complete motherhood experience" when she welcomed son Leo with husband Javier Bardem.

The actress gave birth 11 months ago and her Volver director, Pedro Almodovar, said the 37-year-old was ready to throw herself into being a mummy.

"She wanted to really experience being a mother in a complete way," he told Us Weekly. "She sends me photos of the baby every 15 days. I see how he's growing. He has an incredibly big smile, you cannot imagine. He's beautiful, gorgeous and he's big."

"She's the most happy. Better than always!"

"She's with a man who she loves. She's a really a vocational mother. In all my movies she plays a mother. She always said, 'I want to be a mother.'"

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You won't see Robert Pattinson's ass crack in Breaking Dawn, Pt. 1

The highly publicized roll in the hay between Rob Pattinson’s character Edward Cullen and Kristen Stewart’s character Bella Swan in the upcoming Breaking Dawn has been endlessly dissected by fans over the past few months, as they wondered exactly how much they’d get to see. The film’s PG-13 rating was the first indication not a whole lot was coming, but those still holding out hope should be advised Rob Pattinson’s butt crack will not be seen.

The actor stopped by The Ellen Degeneres Show earlier today for a taping, and he got pretty candid when discussing his forthcoming sex scene. Apparently, the final take was rife with too much Edward Cullen ass; so, editors made the decision to cover up his butt crack. How did they do that you ask? By going through each frame and painting it in to look like one giant cheek. That strikes me as quite possibly the silliest job-related activity anyone has ever been ordered to do, but something tells me there’s more than a few Twi-hards who would have done it for free.

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It's time for another beauty post, with everyone's favourite Melancholia actress

Two years after the shrill histrionics and lurid masturbation sequences of Antichrist, Charlotte Gainsbourg reunites with Lars von Trier in Melancholia, his epic new film about two unhinged sisters — the other played by Kirsten Dunst — facing a pretty grandiose apocalypse. Back for more? Well, you could argue that after all the cliterectomies and genital bashings of Antichrist, acting out the end of the world is really no big deal — but the suffering is just as palpable, the performance just as demanding. Gainsbourg chatted with Vulture about the connections between Melancholia and her new album, Stage Whisper (December 13), von Trier's notorious Cannes faux pas, and his avuncular yet sadistic directorial approach.

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Hopefully this will be a good enough answer to Kirsten's 'I don't understand why anyone else spoke up' remarks. 

Also, she was pregnant and still managed to put on the best performance in the film.  She deserves an Oscar nod (however it pans out).
Can't wait for her new album!


Revenge 1x09 "Suspicion" Promo

Having discovered that her most valuable ally has turned against her, Emily desperately reaches out to her mentor for advice. Victoria's worst nightmare comes true when she finds herself totally alone both in her life and her home, while the threat of Tyler's negative influence continues to grow.


i knew real!emily wouldn't leave that easily
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Kelly Clarkson: I love One Direction's version of my song

If you didn't know already from all your obsessive One Direction stalking Kelly Clarkson has written a song for the boys on their album called Tell Me A Lie. Now she can't get enough of 1D's version of the song and thinks they sound 'greeeeat'.

We imagine she did a thumbs up at the same time.

Capital FM reports Kelly saying, "It's a really cute song, I love it.

"I loved that they liked it. They sound really great on it."

Kelly added, "I already have it – I'm so VIP with my copy on my computer! It does sound really good."

(qt Liam invites you in)

F***ing James Franco -- erotic stories about ... James Franco

"Amanda Palmer, Kickstarter and FUCKING JAMES FRANCO"

Ex-Dresden Dolls cabaret weirdo Amanda Palmer and her equally badass novelist husband Neil Gaiman are performing sold out show at the Moore tonight. She obviously has a fan base that loves her enough to be willing to chip in pretty excessively—the Kickstarter fund she and Gaiman used to fund the live recording of their West Coast tour was a wild success, (with 3,873 backers who pledged $133,341!) far exceeding their $20,000 goal.

Does it seem like everyone has a Kickstarter or Pledgedrive these days? At any given point I have Facebook invites for bands calling for tour support/record labels funding a pressing/photographers or videographers trying to pay for a shoot...If someone who can sell out the Moore at $22 a ticket is using it as a fundraising tool, does this mean that soliciting community support is going to be a part of developing projects in the arts from now on? I've talked to a lot of artists/musicians who think that this kind of funding is lazy and doesn't speak well of your product/art (“It's a racket... Whatever happened to just selling your t-shirts and records?”)

Conversely, if friends and community want to show their financial support, there isn't anything wrong with accepting free money to do something you believe in. There are a lot of really great projects out there funded by Kickstarter that might not have otherwise existed. For example, what about this project I stumbled upon called "FUCKING JAMES FRANCO," a rally to raise $2,000 to publish a book of hypothetical sexual encounters with the actor James Franco as told by various artists, writers and musicians. Do you really want to live in a world without a book of imaginary sex with Daniel Desario?? I'm not sure I do.

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