July 12th, 2021


Billie Eilish dragged over favorite cartoon character

In a newly unearthed interview clip making the rounds on Twitter, the singer was asked over her favorite animated character, to which she responded it was Cindy from The Boondocks, explaining that she relates to her. Said cartoon is known for its satirical representation of black caricatures, written by a black creator. With Cindy McPhearson, being a white girl known for her black accent, and “black” interests.

Prompting Twitter users to be indignant over her choice, saying that Billie relating to a white character whose entire personality rests on appropriating is concerning, since that character is for black people to laugh at only. With other faction defending her, claiming that people with no real problems will nitpick at any innocuous thing to fake outrage and these cases ultimately halting the advancement of real progress towards social issues, by turning these subjects into a joke.

The reason the singer expressed her liking to Cindy was because of her badass reputation and how much she loved that Cindy always defended her friends.

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Hero Hotel Maid Reports Mass Gun Stash @ Denver but Officials Don't Care & Go On W/MLB All Star Game

A Denver hotel housekeeper may have stopped a mass shooting at the upcoming MLB All-Star Game when she reported finding weapons in a hotel room near Coors Field: 16 long guns, body armor and 1,000+ rounds of ammo. Four have been arrested. The FBI says it has "no reason to believe" the suspects posed a threat to the upcoming MLB All-Star Game.the fuck

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Jodie Turner-Smith Robbed at Cannes, Theft Includes Mother's Wedding Ring

On Friday, burglars broke into the actress’ room at the Marriott hotel on Croisette and stole jewels reportedly worth tens of thousands of euros, including her mother’s wedding ring. Turner-Smith wasn't in the room at the time, eating breakfast with her family, including her one-year old daughter.

Immediately following the incident, Turner-Smith was transported to Majestic Hotel and was assigned security detail to accompany her wherever she went. The extra security measure was taken due to Turner-Smith's daughter being with her.

According to Variety:

It’s believed Turner-Smith, who is in Cannes for the first time, may have been targeted after wearing gold and diamond jewelry from the Gucci High Jewelry line to the “After Yang” premiere on Thursday night. Although the jewelry was immediately taken back following the premiere, it’s believed the robbers may have broken into Turner-Smith’s room believing the items were still in her possession.

Jodie filed a police report, and since there was no forced entry of the hotel room’s door, which is opened using a key card, an investigation is underway.


DC Comics artist Robson Rocha dies from COVID-19

DC Comics artist Robson Rocha has died from complications related to COVID-19. Two weeks ago fellow artist Fabi Marques said on Twitter that Rocha was in the hospital and in desperate need of blood donations. Rocha was born in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil. He first signed with DC in 2010 and then signed an exclusive deal in 2016. He worked on titles such as Green Lanterns, Supergirl, Birds of Prey, Demon Knight and Teen Titans.

On working for DC he said: "I've been a fan of comic books since I was a child. To have the opportunity to work with the DC characters I admire and love so much is a dream come true. These heroes have helped me believe in a better and much more fantastic world. I hope that my contributions to these characters will help to inspire others."

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Diplo accused of sexually assaulting second woman; Baltimore Orioles cancel concert


DJ/producer faces pair of lawsuits following accusations of sexual battery and revenge porn

The Baltimore Orioles announced Friday that a July 24th postgame concert by Diplo has been canceled amid allegations of sexual assault against the DJ/producer.

“The Orioles will not hold the upcoming postgame performance on July 24 at Oriole Park at Camden Yards,” the team tweeted Friday. “Fans who purchased field passes with game tickets to the Diplo concert on July 24 will receive a refund.”

While the Orioles did not specify why the concert was called off, the cancellation came just hours after the Baltimore Sun published a scathing letter to the editors questioning how the team could continue with the postgame performance amid the recent allegations against Diplo, including a pair of sexual assault lawsuits filed against him.

Read more at RollingStone.com (SOURCE).

[TW: Sexual Assault]Diplo has been accused of sexual assault after forcing a fan to perform oral sex on him, which she claimed was also filmed. In another separate lawsuit, from a different woman, Diplo is accused of recording a sexual encounter without consent and then later leaking that footage online. The woman also claimed that Diplo — who she alleged did not tell her that he had sexually transmitted infections — gave her chlamydia and HPV as a result of their sexual encounters.

Cedric the Entertainer to host the Emmys

Cedric the Entertainer has been chosen to be this years host for the Emmy Awards. CBS will air the ceremony. Cedric stars in the networks show The Neighborhood.

The ceremony will be a limited in-person event at the Microsoft Theatre in LA on September 19. Only nominees and their guests are being invited.

Emmy nominations will be announced tomorrow.


make your emmy predicts ontd!

Joshua Jackson for Esquire

Joshua Jackson is interviewed by Esquire for his new miniseries Dr Death, which premieres this Thursday on Peacock.

Interview excerpts and photos behind the cut:

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Joshua also explained career moments to Esquire:

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Ashley Olsen Hiking With A Drink And A Machete...As You Do

-Ashley Olsen's boyfriend, Louis Eisner, shared a photo that he took of her he took while they were out for a hike.

-In the photo, Ashley Olsen is seen carrying a drink in one hand and a machete in the other. Eisner posted the photo without comment.

-That's it. That's the post.

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Latin-America dubbers are at it again: [SPOILER] dubber confirms he'll be in 'Spiderman No Way Home'


- In what is Hollywood's worst kept secret... another hint at Tobey Maguire (and Andrew Garfield) at Spiderman: No Way Home has come up.
- In an IG story, Tobey Maguire's Brazilian dubber seems to confirm he'll be dubbing him again for 'Spiderman No Way Home'
- Tobey's Spain dub also leaked the news a few months ago.
- Tobey is supposed to reprise his role as Peter Parker from Raimi films. Also rumored to be reprising their roles: Andrew Garfield as Peter Parker, Kirsten Dunst as Mary Jane, Emma Stone as Gwen Stacy, Buenito Cucaracha as Doctor Strange, Jamie Foxx as Electro, Alfred Molina as Doc Ock, Michael Keaton as Vulture, Michael Mando as Scorpio, Dane DeHaan as Green Goblin, Charlie Cox as Matt Murdock, Tom Hardy as Venom and Jared Leto as Morbious.


First Destiel, then Evan Peters in Wandavision, now this. ONTD, what will Latin American dubbers reveal next?

Trailer for Memoria - Starring Tilda Swinton and Directed by Apichatpong Weerasethakul

- The trailer for Memoria, which stars Tilda Swinton and is directed by Palme D’or winning Thai director, Apichatpong Weerasethakul, has just been released.

-The film is set to premiere at Cannes this Thursday. No wider release date has been confirmed yet.

-Memoria follows a Scottish woman, played by Swinton, who, after hearing a loud ‘bang’ at daybreak, begins experiencing a mysterious sensory syndrome while traversing the jungles of Colombia.

Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PDU6B93ltds
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The new BTS song sucks and D'Angelo Wallace agrees with me why.

I'm a fan of BTS. I've enjoyed their music for years. I've watched proudly as they've gotten bigger and bigger in the West, particularly America, because I wanted others to experience their sound and intelligent lyrics.
But "Permission to Dance"? Ain't it. It's EMBARRASSING. It's crap.
And, for the past couple of days since it dropped, I've felt like I'm in crazy town because NO ONE is saying it. I'm not talking about ARMY twitter or social media, I expect that of them. I'm talking about just out in the wilds of reaction Youtube or even media observation writers on different sites, even well known ones.
But then along came D'Angelo Wallace today, and said EVERY SINGLE THING I (and some others on ONTD) was thinking.

He really covered it all:
-The fucking autotune addiction
-The KidzBop feel of tune
-The nastiness of the sound and particularly the crappy lyrics
And so much more!
I like this video because he makes good points and isn't just clickbait hating or being a contrarian merely because BTS is so big right now. He's saying what needs to be said and I'm hoping they get they eventually get the message so they don't do this shit again. Being the biggest group in the world at the moment shouldn't be enough reason to release an objectively shitty song. Though I realize that may be an utterly vain hope. That said, I'm still a fan. I can avoid this crap song and hope for better in the future.

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Production Wraps on Disney's Live Action "The Little Mermaid"


Halle Bailey, who will be playing Ariel in Disney's live action remake of The Little Mermaid, posted about filming being done and how surreal it feels. The film will also star Javier Bardem, Melissa McCarthy, Jacob Tremblay, Daveed Diggs, and Awkafina.

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ONTD Original: The Messy History of BTS 2.0

About six weeks ago, I made an ONTD original post about the messy history of BTS. The post honestly ended up generating more discussion than I expected, and my fellow ONTDers DELIVERED in the comments, providing multiple instances that I missed in my post, because, honestly, I don't really follow K-Pop. I've had multiple messages and comments asking for a sequel, so...I guess give the people what they want? Also, let's be honest, that post was not my best work and I can do better.

Without further ado, I present to you: More Reasons BTS Is Messy!
Suga Samples Jim Jones

For those who don't know, Jim Jones is one of the most notorious cult leaders in history. He was the leader of the People's Temple cult, and led a mass murder/suicide of 918 people in Jonestown, Guyana in 1978, shortly after ordering the murder of a US representative. (Look him up on Wikipedia if you want to know more) So, as one would expect, when BTS member Suga released a single which included a sample of a speech given by Jim Jones, people weren't too happy. The sample consisted of the line "... though you are dead, yet you shall live, and he that liveth and believeth shall never die". Following the backlash, the single was taken down and rereleased without the sample. Some BTS fans attempted to defend the usage of the speech, claiming that it was used as a response to critics who had been harsh on BTS over the years. Suga apologized and claimed that he did not realize that it was inappropriate, while Big Hit Entertainment claimed that the sample was added by a producer. However, according to some alleged "informants", the song was heavily inspired by Post Malone's "Jonestown", an interlude featured on Post Malone's album "Beerbongs and Bentleys" in 2018. These informants claimed that Suga was so inspired by that song, that he purposefully included the sample as a reference to the Post Malone song. whatisthetruth.gif

OP EDIT: Several commenters mentioned that it should be said that the majority of people who died in Jonestown were Black. Additionally, it should be said that, following this, ARMY began rewriting history, attempting to portray Jim Jones as some Korean liberation figure, retranslating various documents to paint a false picture. Korean scholars had to get involved.

Additionally, there is video proof that Suga intentionally placed the sample in the song. The YouTube video is in the comments.

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Trailer for Naomi Osaka documentary series

What does it feel like to be one of the best tennis players in the world? An intimate look inside the life of one of the most gifted and complex athletes of her generation offers insight into the tough decisions and ecstatic triumphs that shape Naomi Osaka as both an elite global superstar and a young woman navigating a pressure-filled world.


Olivia Rodrigo and Boyfriend Adam Faze Give Paparazzi Some PDA Shots

Olivia Rodrigo, 18, and boyfriend Adam Faze, 24, were photographed in Los Angeles over the weekend holding onto each other and kissing as they leaned on an Audi A4.

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Argentina is Copa Amèrica's champion !!!

The final match between finalists Brasil and Argentina was held in the iconic stadium Maracaná, there Di María scored the first (and only goal) of the match giving the victory to the argentinian team.

Lionel Messi was extremely happy, probably because this is his first international trophy .

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The post is late but I wanted to do it anyway , are you happy with the result ONTD?

Actress Lindsey Shaw quits social media after being called racist for mocking Black creators' TikTok

Former Ned’s Declassified School star Lindsey Shaw quits social media after being called out for being racist. Shaw posted a teary video after being called out for mocking Black creators’ TikTok trends.

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Feinberg Forecast: Scott’s Final Emmy Nominations Predictions

This forecast is the prediction made by THR awards columnist Scott Feinberg based on his experience, personal impressions, historical considerations, precursor awards (Critics choice, SAG , Golden Globes) and consultations with industry insiders, it tells us how he believes the Emmy standings would look if voting ended today.


Projected Nominees

The Crown (Netflix)
The Handmaid’s Tale (Hulu)
This Is Us (NBC)
Lovecraft Country (HBO)
Bridgerton (Netflix)
Pose (FX)
The Mandalorian (Disney+)
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier (Disney+)


Projected Nominees

Ted Lasso (Apple TV+)
Hacks (HBO Max)
The Flight Attendant (HBO Max)
The Kominsky Method (Netflix)
Pen15 (Hulu)
Girls5Eva (Peacock)
Black-ish (ABC)
Master of None (Netflix)


Projected Nominees

The Queen’s Gambit (Netflix)
Mare of Easttown (HBO)
WandaVision (Disney+)
I May Destroy You (HBO)
The Underground Railroad (Amazon)


Projected Nominees

Josh O’Connor (The Crown)
Billy Porter (Pose)
Sterling K. Brown (This Is Us)
Rege-Jean Page (Bridgerton)
Jonathan Majors (Lovecraft Country)
Pedro Pascal (The Mandalorian)


Projected Nominees

Emma Corrin (The Crown)
Olivia Colman (The Crown)
Elisabeth Moss (The Handmaid’s Tale)
Jurnee Smollett (Lovecraft Country)
Phoebe Dynevor (Bridgerton)
Uzo Aduba (In Treatment)


Projected Nominees

Jason Sudeikis (Ted Lasso)
Michael Douglas (The Kominsky Method)
Anthony Anderson (Black-ish)
Kenan Thompson (Kenan)
Ted Danson (Mr. Mayor)
Martin Freeman (Breeders)


Projected Nominees

Jean Smart (Hacks)
Kaley Cuoco (The Flight Attendant)
Lena Waithe (Master of None)
Tracee Ellis Ross (black-ish)
Renee Elise Goldsberry (Girls5Eva)
Sara Bareilles (Girls5Eva)


Projected Nominees

Ethan Hawke (The Good Lord Bird) — podcast
Hugh Grant (The Undoing) — podcast
Paul Bettany (WandaVision)
Joel Edgerton (The Underground Railroad) — podcast
Ewan McGregor (Halston)


Projected Nominees

Anya Taylor-Joy (The Queen’s Gambit)
Kate Winslet (Mare of Easttown)
Michaela Coel (I May Destroy You)
Elizabeth Olsen (WandaVision)
Nicole Kidman (The Undoing)

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Who do you want to be nominated? and who do you think is going to be nominated?

Drama Queens episode 3: Backseats + Basketballs, ft Lee Norris

- Lee Norris (Mouth McFadden) is the first guest on the podcast
- They talk about watching Nathan + Haley unfold. Hilarie asks Joy if she knew that the bench was going to become a 'cultural icon' in Wilmington.
- They laugh about the 'hazing' and how it takes place in a mini van, and they just throw him in a puddle.
- They kept telling Sophia to 'be sexier and seductive' in the backseat scene. She remarks about how a bunch of 'creepy old dudes wrote it and told me what their fantasy was'.
- Joy thought that Brooke came off as a virgin in this episode, but that she pretending to be more experienced
- They mentioned Chad being naked. They cut a hole in the paper mache basketball to ensure he was covered.
- Lee was originally planning to go to law school after graduating. He did One Tree Hill season 1 whilst finishing his senior year of college.
- Mouth was originally supposed to be a sideline character, but became a regular in season 3.
- Lee said he was inspired by the girls standing up for things, as he didn't realise they could do that from his experience as a child actor.
- Lee said Hilarie was super nice to him in the pilot and she said, 'my brothers didn't care about Chad Michael Murray - they cared about Minkus'. She asked him to sign stuff.
- Lee's favourite storyline was Jimmy Edwards and the Brooke/Mouth friendship. His least favourite was hooking up with his boss, and the fat suit.
- This weeks superlative was 'who would join the CIA'. For actors, they said Barry Corbin or Lee Norris. For characters, they said Karen (because she disappeared a lot) or Uncle Cooper.


Cannes 2021: Wes Anderson's "The French Dispatch" gets a warm reception.

Wes Anderson, a longtime expatriate denizen of Paris, has made his latest film (and first live action film in seven years) about American journalists reporting abroad in France, and the first reactions and reviews from its Cannes premiere are very positive. Some critics do note that they feel the anthology format of The French Dispatch is less emotionally engaging than they might have hoped (though that's always something people debate with Anderson's films), but basically every review praises the aesthetics, and most reviews are onboard overall.

Regular audiences will have to wait until late October to see it, alas.

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Director James Gunn Thinks Superhero Movies Are “Mostly Boring” Right Now

James Gunn is trying his best to not make his own superhero movies “boring.” The Suicide Squad director spoke to SFX Magazine about the upcoming sequel and why he tried to made it different than other superhero films.

“They’re mostly boring to me right now!” Gunn, 54, said. “I loved them at the beginning and there are still people trying to do different things [with them], so it’s not a 100% rule, but a lot of them are boring. So I think it’s about bringing in other elements from different genres.”

“I loved the idea of making a supervillain war caper film,” continues Gunn. “Films like The Dirty Dozen and Where Eagles Dare, those are of different elements from the backdrop of war and the caper heist element, to the sneaking around, the high stakes, the adventure. It gave me a great excuse to be able to create a film a genre I’ve loved since I was a little kid, and do it in a big way and not have to hold back,” the filmmaker added.

ONTD, do superhero films bore you?


Swedish House Mafia tease new music

For those who don't know, Swedish House Mafia is a house music group that split up back in 2013, and reunited five years later with a performance at Ultra Music Festival.

In 2019, they toured, teased some music, cancelled some dates from said tour and released a lot of merchandise.

This would be their first music release in nine years.

So, I don't know how many of my fellow ONTD'ers care about these three white guys, but I will admit I enjoy some of their music and DJ sets.


Cannes Film Festival - Red Carpet Fashion Day 6

Timothee Chalamet - Tom Ford
Tilda Swinton - Haider Ackermann

Who was your best dressed?

Timothee Chalamet
Tilda Swinton
Jodie Turner Smith
Salma Hayek
Anna Cleveland
Nour Arida
Mahlagha Jaberi
Polina Pushkareva
Hala Abdallah
Elvira Jain

Jodie Turner Smith - Gucci

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Drew Barrymore launches a quarterly magazine “Drew”


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Drew Barrymore of “The Drew Barrymore” show launches “Drew” the Drew Barrymore magazine. Available nationwide Drew is a quarterly publication focused on beauty, fun, love, and of course all things Drew.

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Ontd would you impulse buy this while waiting in line at Target? Do you read any magazines anymore?

Arrest warrant goes out for Kyle Massey

King County, Washington has issued an arrest warrant against That's So Raven star Kyle Massey after he failed to appear at his court arraignment this morning. Massey also missed his initial arraignment on June 28.

Massey was charged last month with immoral communication with a minor, a felony in the state. He is alleged to have sent sexually explicit texts and photos to a 13-year old girl from December 2018 to January 2019. The girl sued Massey in March 2019.

The initial response to the chages from Massey lawyer were that the allegations are extortive and a revenge plot and said his client intends to aggressively defend himself. Whether that means missing court twice is unknown as his lawyer did not respond to a request for comment by the source.


Addison Rae is a Trump fan girl

At the ill-fated UFC game in which Addison Rae received backlash over landing a reporter job due to her 3 months of studying journalism in college, the Tik Tok star was spotted getting out of her seat to meet former president Donald Trump, who was in attendance.


Do you think Addison Rae will perform at the 2024 election, ontd?