September 1st, 2020

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Niecy Nash announces her wedding to singer Jessica Betts

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Niecy Nash announced her wedding to rock & soul singer Jessica Betts. IMDB tells me that Jessica guest starred in an episode of Niecy's show Claws in 2018, which is where I am assuming they both met.

Niecy was married to her husband Jay Tucker for nearly 10 years. She filled for divorce in October of last year, which was finalized in March. Before that Niecy was married to Don Nash for 13 years.

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Hailey Bieber is teaching Justin Bieber about skincare



Hailey Bieber talked to Elle about her love for skincare, and how she helped husband Justin clear up his acne.

“Justin was struggling a bit with acne. I tried to help him clear that and get that under control and it is working. It’s gone, and he’s really happy."

She continued, “I give him all of the tips that I use personally, and I’ve given him products that I use. I’m always big on keeping your skin hydrated. It’s taken him a while, though.”

Before and after of his skin:


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WAP Queen Cardi B is the New Face of Balenciaga



Cardi has told you to wear your masks, chatted politics with Bernie Sanders & Joe Bye-DON! and she became the first female rapper to score 4 #1 hits with her mega hit WAP which got conservatives mad cuz they be Withered And Pathetic. Cardi stays winning and is the new face of Balenciaga.

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ONTD Original: Is Mariah Carey the Queen of Covers?



So, last night i ended in a Mariah Carey Ballad rabbit hole and realized that she is the Queen of Covers and that no one can OWN a song the way her beautiful voice does. There's a talent to that, every song that she has covered (to me) ends up being better than the original.

Here's the prove. I decided to remove the xmas songs cuz everybody makes xmas covers.

WARNING: THIS IS A VIDEO HEAVY POST

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Oh god: GOT Showrunners to adapt 'Three-Body Problem' Series



Today in "😐" news, the shit-studded duo of Benioff and Weiss are at it again with Netflix.

The would be "Confederate" showrunners are now working to produce The Three Body Problem series into a series for Netflix, along with Alexander Woo.

“Liu Cixin’s trilogy is the most ambitious science-fiction series we’ve read, taking readers on a journey from the 1960s until the end of time, from life on our pale blue dot to the distant fringes of the universe,” Benioff and Weiss said. “We look forward to spending the next years of our lives bringing this to life for audiences around the world.”

And in that final year, they're probably going to take a dump on it. Then again, I never did watch much GOT, but if they were gunning to make "Confederate", I'm a little concerned as to how they'll handle an Asian cast.

Also I have never heard of this series and I need something new to read.

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There are now Biden/Harris Campaign Signs in New Horizons



Today in "Leave my animals alone." news, this is a thing. There are QR codes at the source, and gaming influencers will live stream with the signs on shirts, signs, and jackets.

It's a way to engage players which, great, love the creativity, but...yanno.

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Want one? Which of your villagers are dems/repubs/independents

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90 Day Fiance: The Other Way Mid-Season Preview



*Last night was the mid-season finale of the 90 Day Fiance spinoff The Other Way, and the second half the season looks especially dramatic!

*The season will resume in October, and we can look forward to:

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*90 Day Fiance: The Other Way returns to TLC on Sunday, October 11th (so it must be taking the place of Happily Ever After once that ends.)

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Tracee Ellis Ross covers "Elle" Digital

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-Tracee Ellis Ross covers "Elle" digital's State of Black Beauty edition. Ross speaks with Kerry Washington about Ross"s Hair care line for textured hair, among other topics.










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More pics and interview under the Spoiler cut

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New Books Hitting Shelves This Week


The Unraveling of Cassidy Holmes <-- Written by an ontd member!

Cassidy Holmes isn't just a celebrity.

She is “Sassy Gloss,” the fourth member of the hottest pop group America has ever seen. Hotter than Britney dancing with a snake, hotter than Christina getting dirrty, Gloss was the pop act that everyone idolized. Fans couldn't get enough of them, their music, and the drama that followed them like moths to a flame—until the group’s sudden implosion in 2002. And at the center of it all was Sassy Cassy, the Texan with a signature smirk that had everyone falling for her.

But now she's dead. Suicide.

The world is reeling from this unexpected news, but no one is more shocked than the three remaining Glossies. Fifteen years ago, Rose, Merry, and Yumi had been the closest to Cassidy, and this loss is hitting them hard. Before the group split, they each had a special bond with Cassidy—truths they told, secrets they shared. But after years apart, each of them is wondering: what could they have done?


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Kelly is BACK!



Iconic late 00's Queen Kelly (Liam Kyle Sullivan) is back with her first song in OP doesn't know how long because they were too lazy to do the math/research years. The song actually just uses the same exact music from "Shoes" tho soo...

A portion of the revenue generated from the video will be donated to Doctors without Borders.

The scene nostalgia is truly back.

What was your favorite Kelly song and why wasn't it "Text Message Break-Up"?


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Author Becky Albertalli, "Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda" aka "Love, Simon", Comes Out as Bisexual



YA author Becky Albertalli, whose book Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda was adapted to screen as Love, Simon a few years ago, has come out as bisexual in a Medium essay: "Anyway, all of this is to say: I’m bi. Sorry it took me so long to get here. But then again, at least the little red coming out book I needed was already on my shelf (in about thirty different languages)."

Her essay also goes over the online scrutiny she's faced leading up to this and that this is not about validation.


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Naomi Osaka wears mask with Breonna Taylor's name onto court for her USO match.



Osaka, who won her match, said she had 7 (the number of matches she would play should she make the final) masks with different names.



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ONTD Original: What does Reneesme from Twilight look like now?

In 2011, the cinematic masterpiece 'Breaking Dawn' was released and introduced Bella and Edward's freak CGI baby, Reneesme, to us. Mackenzie Foy, who was 11 at the time, played Reneesme when she was a child, and they aged her using CGI technology to an adult. (These adult scenes are necessary because Bella's ex, Jacob, falls in love with Reneesme when she is an infant.) Now, almost ten years on, how well does the CGI match to the real thing?

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Nicole Byer Announced as the Host of the Creative Arts Emmys for All 5 Nights

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It was announced last week that comedian Nicole Byer, most well known as the host of Netflix's reality baking competition "Nailed It" (for which she is also Emmy-nominated), will host all five nights of the Creative Arts Emmy Awards.

Starting on Monday, September 14, the awards show will be streamed on emmys.coms for the first four nights, and then on Saturday, September 19 there will be a two-hour broadcast on FXX starting at 8 PM EST / 5 PM PST. Byer is hosting all five nights, including the broadcast.

The week's worth of awards includes the "below the line" categories aka the technical awards.

ETA: SHE IS NOT HOSTING THE SHOW THAT HANDS OUT ACTING/WRITING/DIRECTING AWARDS. UNFORTUNATELY, THAT'S JIMMY KIMMEL

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Kanye West says God wanted him to interrupt Taylor Swift at the VMAs



Kanye West went on Cannon Class and says God wanted him to interrupt Taylor Swift at the VMAs. "If God didn't want me to run on stage and say, 'Beyoncé had the best video,' he wouldn't have sat me in the front row. I would've been sitting in the back. He wouldn't have made it the first award. And [He] wouldn't have made it so ridiculous of an idea 'cause I had never heard of this person before that night. And 'Single Ladies' is like one of the greatest videos of all time.... And I was only drinking Hennessy because I didn't want to go to the awards show 'cause it was a set-up!"

source= https://twitter.com/CmplxAmbition/status/1300863806256676864

Op thinks it was the bottle of henny he was holding that made him bum rush that stage
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ONTD Original: Monthly Movie Challenge - September



Another 10-task challenge. You obviously don’t need to do all 10 tasks, choose as many as you want, but I figured it gives you some variety and allows you to pick and choose movies that fit your taste but also maybe lead you to watch something you wouldn’t normally seek out. For each task, you can pick whatever movie fits within the guidelines, I've added links to help you out. I tried to add tasks that would allow you to get movies on Netflix, Amazon Prime, and/or Hulu – but there’s also Kanopy and Hoopla (both of which you can get free access through your library or university). Have a different movie for each task – that is, don’t have the same movie for task 2 and task 6.

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ONTD, what do you plan on watching this month? What did you watch during the month of August?

SOURCES: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6.

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ONTD Original: ONTD Decides – Worst Best Picture Nominee This Century. Winner Announcement

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There’s been 143 movies nominated for Best Picture so far this century. I used Metacritic to find 16 movies with the worst scores, with audience scores being the tie breaker. ONTD, you will decide the worst movie nominated for Best Picture.

In Round 1 Gladiator, Les Misérables, Chocolat, Vice, Moulin Rouge!, The Reader, Inglourious Basterds, and Jojo Rabbit were eliminated. In Round 2 Joker, Finding Neverland, Babel, and Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close were eliminated. In Round 3 The Help and Bohemian Rhapsody were eliminated. In Round 4, the winner was decided...

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Teen Drama Couples That Should've Happened But Didn't



5 Examples:

- Derek and Stiles from Teen Wolf (ugh god lol)

- Quinn and Rachel from Glee

- Frankie and Esme from Degrassi: Next Class (that was mine!)

- Aria and Jason from Pretty Little Liars

- Livvie and Alex from Runaways

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Aubrey O'Day denies being the photographed woman


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the daily mail published pap pics of a woman walking her dogs, saying it was Aubrey O'Day. They matched the dogs and the tattoos to her.

Aubrey says that's is not her

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Racing star Miguel Oliveira marrying step-sister after keeping romance secret



MotoGP driver Miguel Oliveira is engaged to his step-sister, Andreia Pimenta.

Pimenta is the daughter of Oliveira's father's second wife.

The pair have known each other since they were 13 and have had a secret relationship together for 11 years.

Now, Oliveira has announced their engagement.

Oliveira told Manuel Luis Goucha:

“Before love there was a great friendship. We grew up together. At some point we realized that it was more than a friendship, it is a very strong love. We were going to get married this year, but that weekend I had a race and we had to postpone it next year.”

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Brandy and Monica Deliver Us Some Classics in Quarantine on VERZUZ



We love a collaboration between talented black women. On the last day of August 90s teen queens Brandy and Monica teamed up to revisit each other's discography on VERZUZ. There's some singing, a little backstory, lots of nostalgia and a cameo from law enforcement. They both look ah-meee-zing! The 3 hour shindig is still available and during the stream about 1.4 million viewers tuned to watch.

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Apple TV+ has ordered a TV adaptation of the Hurricane Katrina book "Five Days at Memorial"


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John Ridley and Carlton Cuse are producing a limited series about Hurricane Katrina for Apple TV

The book chronicles the first five days in a New Orleans, LA, hospital after Hurricane Katrina made landfall. When the floodwaters rose, the power failed, and the heat climbed, exhausted caregivers were forced to make life-and-death decisions that haunted them for years to come.

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Bachelorette Becca Kufrin Has Broken Up With Her "Blue Lives Matter" Fiancé, Garrett Yrigoyen

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Halleloo. Becca Kufrin broke up with Garrett! Garrett raised controversy when he did not discuss Black Lives Matter, but instead posted a "Blue Lives Matter" rant after the murder of George Floyd. Becca is pretty liberal, and Garrett is... well...

Now Becca just needs to get with Peter Kraus and all will be right with the world.

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Emily in Paris | Official Teaser & Date Announce | Netflix



Emily, an ambitious twenty-something marketing executive from Chicago, unexpectedly lands her dream job in Paris when her company acquires a French luxury marketing company -- and she is tasked with revamping their social media strategy. Emily's new life in Paris is filled with intoxicating adventures and surprising challenges as she juggles winning over her work colleagues, making friends, and navigating new romances.

Emily in Paris, a new series from creator of Sex and the City, Darren Star, premieres October 2. Only on Netflix.

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Big Sean Says He Never Would’ve Made ‘IDFWU’ If He Knew Ex Naya Rivera Would Die So Tragically




In a new interview with New York Magazine, Big Sean, 32, said he would have “never made” the track “I Don’t Fuck With You” had he known ex-fiancée Naya Rivera’s life would come to such a tragic and sudden end.

“That’s a tough question to answer because I’m still processing a lot of that,” Sean said when asked if he regrets writing and recording the song, which also features E-40. “I don’t feel comfortable talking about it because I want to respect her.”

“She’s made such an impact on people, and she’s done so many great things in her life and her career that it was hurtful to even have that [song] be associated with her,” Sean continued, explaining that the song “wasn’t a diss to her” and that he had played it for Rivera.

“She knew about it, and she liked it,” he said. “We had a breakup that was very public, and we were young and we forgave each other and moved on from that. If I would have known something this tragic would have happened, I would have never made the song.”

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Andy Cohen Shares Shirtless Throwback Photos of Anderson Cooper to “Piss Him Off”


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Andy Cohen, 52, took to Instagram on Tuesday to share two shirtless throwback photos of his buddy Anderson Cooper, 53. The photos were taken before the COVID-19 pandemic when the two were on vacation together.

“If it were a normal year, I’d be on vacation with my pal...threatening to post shirtless pics of him,” the annoying WWHL host captioned the post. “Well, it’s 2020 and I’m sitting on my deck so I figured I’d just post without asking and piss him off!” Cohen added with the hashtag “Silverfox.”

This isn’t the first time Andy Cohen tried to embarrass his friend. During a game on WWHL in 2017, guest Olivia Wilde asked the guys questions about each other and they each had to answer at the same exact time.

When Wilde asked what Cooper’s biggest turn-on is, Cooper quickly responded saying, “I’m not even gonna answer.”

Cohen, on the other hand, blurted out: “Latinos!” Anderson immediately started blushing.


Genuine question for ONTD. What did Anderson do wrong?

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ONTD Original: Streaming Services Update for September 2020

New content for your September 2020 home viewing pleasure



Each section will have selections of new content including RT [Rotten Tomatoes] and Metacritic, plus source for full list

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*Films selected randomly but I tried to include some older movies you may not have seen

Ontd what are you looking forward to watching this month?

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ONTD Reading Challenge: September - Old Man Yelling at Cloud


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Hello, guys, it’s time for our September Reading Challenge! This month, our task is to read a book about / with a prominent character who is a curmudgeon: a crotchety, grumpy, cantankerous character (regardless of age or sex).

We’ve gathered some suggestions in this post, but as usual, feel free to pick something else that fits the prompt.

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A Man Called Ove (Fredrik Backman)
A grumpy yet loveable man finds his solitary world turned on its head when a boisterous young family moves in next door.

Meet Ove. He's a curmudgeon, the kind of man who points at people he dislikes as if they were burglars caught outside his bedroom window. He has staunch principles, strict routines, and a short fuse. People call him the bitter neighbor from hell, but must Ove be bitter just because he doesn't walk around with a smile plastered to his face all the time?

Behind the cranky exterior there is a story and a sadness. So when one November morning a chatty young couple with two chatty young daughters move in next door and accidentally flatten Ove's mailbox, it is the lead-in to a comical and heartwarming tale of unkempt cats, unexpected friendship, and the ancient art of backing up a U-Haul. All of which will change one cranky old man and a local residents' association to their very foundations.Collapse )

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[Spoiler (click to open)]https://www.goodreads.com/shelf/show/curmudgeon
https://www.sarahsbookshelves.com/tag/lovable-curmudgeons/
https://www.bustle.com/articles/53948-11-literary-characters-who-are-grumpier-than-scrooge-and-could-use-some-holiday-haunting
https://www.simonandschuster.com/getliterary/grumplit-books-about-old-folks/
https://www.barnesandnoble.com/blog/teen/7-of-our-favorite-angry-ya-protagonists/



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The Feminist Trope, Explained



For many years, feminists have been dismissed, mocked, and outright vilified onscreen. But more recent depictions of feminist characters on TV shows like Mrs. America, Downton Abbey, and Sex Education increasingly reflect that the "feminist" label is at last being claimed as aspirational, cool, and even necessary. Still, even this embrace of the cause for gender equality has brought new perils, like co-option and commodification. Here’s our Take on the feminist trope, and why it’s a no-brainer that we should all be feminists.

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Are you a feminist?? // Do you think feminist gets a good representation on tv/film??
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AMC cancels NOS4A2.


'The cabler has canceled the series, an adaptation of Joe HIll's 2013 novel, after two seasons. The news comes just over a week after what turned out to be the show's final season wrapped on Aug. 23.

NOS4A2 stars Ashleigh Cummings as Vic McQueen, a gifted young woman who discovers she has a supernatural ability to find lost things. Her ability puts her on a collision course with Charlie Manx (Zachary Quinto), an immortal who feeds on the souls of children and deposits what remains of them in Christmasland — a twisted place of Manx's imagination where every day is Christmas and unhappiness is against the law. Vic tries to defeat Manx and rescue his victims without losing her mind or falling victim to him.'


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Amber Heard accuses Johnny Depp of ‘smear campaign’ in $100M countersuit



A verdict on the case in the UK is expected any day. There, he sued The Sun who called him a "wife beater".

However, according to new court documents, Amber is countersuing ex-husband Johnny Depp in the US trial for $100 million

In her suit, Amber says that Depp’s US lawsuit merely continues his “abuse and harassment”. She says he called her “the most horrendous of names,” including “c–t,” “whore,” “disgusting pig” and “inhuman scum filled suckfish.”

“Not content to let the jury decide this lawsuit, Mr. Depp and/or his agents acting on his behalf have orchestrated a false and defamatory smear campaign,”

He controlled “dozens if not hundreds” of bots and “social media accounts created specifically for the purpose of targeting” her.

Depp even “initiated, coordinated, overseen and/or supported and amplified” two change.org petitions to get her booted from the “Aquaman” movie as well as being a spokeswoman for L’Oreal.

The fillings claims that “This stream of false and defamatory accusations against Ms Heard is all an attempt to ruin her life and career, simply because she was a victim of domestic abuse and violence at the hands of Mr. Depp, and had the audacity and temerity to finally come forward to end” it.

In other news, Johnny Depp has requested that his US defamation lawsuit trial against ex-wife Amber Heard be delayed due to the upcoming filming of Fantastic Beasts 3.

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