October 11th, 2021

ONTD Original: Music Video Tropes Pt. 2 - Shipping Containers and/or Heavy Machinery & Tools

There is a sister post with the same theme but with K-Pop videos over on Omona. Click here.

Missed Part 1 all about desert locations? Click here.

Below I've compiled a short list of music videos featuring pop stars that, for some reason or another, love spending time dancing near shipping containers or hanging around heavy machinery:

Rosalía - A Palé

Rosalía running amok on top of and through some shipping containers.

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Any egregious omissions, ONTD? I'm positive I'm missing a ton here.
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This Week's US Soaps Promos (October 11th-15th, 2021)

This week on the US Daytime Soaps...


General Hospital





Kinda zoned out on GH this week. Glad there's finally momentum with the Drew storyline. I sort of tune out most any story that has Peter even peripherally involved.


I saw on Nancy Lee Grahn's Twitter that the GH set is fully vaxxed. Goodness, I can only the imagine the drama and tension on set leading up to that. I imagine it must have been a network mandate?.



GH Spoilers for the Week


Days of Our Lives





I like this Ciara and I like Robert Wilson Scott well enough as an actor but Ben's past as the Necktie Killer will prevent me from ever being 100% in support of Cin. Even though the show has gone into overdrive to "redeem" him over the years.


DOOL Spoilers for the Week




The Young and the Restless



The Bold and the Beautiful





B&B
Spoilers for the Week



This Week in Soaps history...
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CBS being weird with promos again. This time it's sneak peaks instead of promos. I guess B&B held their promo back last week to keep Deacon's return a surprise.
On mobile again, hopefully no formatting issues arise...


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Nobel Prize week day 6: Economics!



The Nobel Prize for Economics has been awarded to David Card "for his empirical contributions to labour economics", the other half jointly to Joshua D. Angrist and Guido W. Imbens "for their methodological contributions to the analysis of causal relationships."

Card is at Berkley, Angrist is at MIT, and Imbens is at Stanford. A strong finish for California!

Friday's post: Peace

Thursday's post: Literature

Wednesday's post: Chemistry

Tuesday's post: Physics

Monday's post: Medicine/Physiology

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Hope everyone enjoyed these posts! See you next year nerds!

Megan Fox points a gun at Machine Gun Kelly's crotch in GQ Style

Megan Fox and Machine Gun Kelly (aka Colson Baker, whose name real name I only learned because apparently these two attention-starved vampires have couples fan accounts?????) appear in the new issue of GQ Style, in various states of horniness.





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Would you point a gun at your boyfriend's dick, ONTD?
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Jamie Lynn Spears: Things I Should Have Said Book Cover

Remaining true to the hypocrite that she it, the little sister of Britney Spears is releasing a book and also honoring Mental Health Day.

Jamie Lynn Spears took to Instagram to release the cover of her new memoir Things I Should Have Said hitting the bargain bin of bookstores January 18th 2021.



Supposedly the book has been in the "works" for years and after the incident involving her daughter in 2017 she felt compelled to write this book.

"This process challenged me to have to be painfully honest with myself, and face a lot of hard things, that I normally would have just glossed right over, like I was taught to." — which I'm pretty sure she's referring to staying completely silent as her sister was stuck in a 13 year conservatorship with no freedom while her entire family profited off her.

Anyways she also writes in her post, "I know I still have ALOT of learning to do, but I feel like finishing this book gave me closure on this “30 year long” chapter of my life, and hopefully helps anyone else out there who forgot their worth, lost their voice, or is trying to break an unhealthy cycle in their life."

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And being the saint that she is a portion of the proceeds will go to mental health organization and nonprofit This Is My Brave which focuses on helping others to share their experiences with mental health openly.

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Timothée Chalamet Won’t Give ‘Partial Response’ on Armie Hammer Abuse Claims



Time magazine tried to get a comment from Timothée Chalamet regarding the rape allegation against Armie Hammer. A woman had come forward in March accusing Hammer of rape. Chalamet and Hammer had formed a close friendship during filming of their movie Call Me By Your Name.

Time editor Sam Lansky writes: “[Chalamet] demurs when asked about co-star Armie Hammer, who has denied a widely publicized accusation of rape. ‘I totally get why you’re asking that,’ he says, ‘but it’s a question worthy of a larger conversation, and I don’t want to give you a partial response.'

Hammer has denied the rape allegation through his attorney, saying: “From day one, Mr. Hammer has maintained that all of his interactions with [Effie] — and every other sexual partner of his for that matter — have been completely consensual, discussed and agreed upon in advance, and mutually participatory. [Effie’s] attention seeking and ill-advised legal bid will only make it more difficult for real victims of sexual violence to get the justice they deserve.”

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Shaun King Gets Roasted on Twitter for His New Profile Pic



Shaun King, he of several failed (ALLEGED!) scams and a very boring sweatshirt line, has a new Twitter profile pic. It's a sepia-toned photo of himself smoking weed and trying to look tough. In response, Black Twitter is absolutely roasting him.



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Last time we checked in with Shaun, he had been called out by Tamir Rice's mother for allegedly taking money he had fundraised in her son's name, posed as a Black woman on social media, started a "private" fashion line of basic sweatshirts, and stolen images plus lied about his company's certifications.

Let's come up with some weed-related nicknames for Shaun. Connabis? Marijuanabeblack?

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Full seasons of NCIS: Hawai'i and FBI: International ordered at CBS



NCIS: Hawai'i and FBI: International, the latest series in their respective franchises, have received full season orders, the first to do so this season. Episode counts have yet to be determined, however.

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Superman's son comes out as bi


The Very Powerful Bixsexuals are proud to announce its newest member: Superman's son Jonathan Kent.

Jon will officially come out by kissing his man in Superman: Son of Kal-El #5 due out next month. Jon is also now Earth's Superman as his father is off-planet.

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Emma Corrin to Star in FX's "Retreat" From Creators of "The OA"



Corrin will play Darby Hart, an amateur sleuth who is invited by a reclusive billionaire (along with 11 other guests) to a retreat. After one of the guests turns up dead, Darby is determined to prove it was a murder before the killer can strike again. Marling will also play an unidentified role.

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i miss the oa tbh! i will watch this
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SCREAM First Look





"This is the fifth one… it's not Scream 5, though," returning star Courteney Cox said in an interview on The Drew Barrymore Show. "This is Scream. The directors are incredible, they're making it absolutely…it's a new franchise. It's hip. It's scary. It's just a new Scream. It's not a reboot, it's not a remake, it's just a brand new launch. I think it's gonna be fantastic."



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Are you excited, ONTD? I really feel like Marley Shelton's character is going to get it :(

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Netflix Approves NC-17 Cut of Ana de Armas Marilyn Monroe Film



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After intense post-production battles, director Andrew Dominik will get final cut on his Ana de Armas-starring Marilyn Monroe fictional biopic “Blonde.” Netflix has allowed Dominik to release the film as is, uncensored and without any cuts, so it will be rated NC-17.

The film has gathered some controversy for allegedly depicting nudity, graphic rape, a talking aborted fetus and a “bloody menstrual cunnilingus” scene.

The film is based on the 2000 novel of the same name by Joyce Carol Oates. Blonde was originally set to have its world premiere at the Venice Film Festival before being abruptly pulled by Netflix. The film has no release date.

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Netflix Suspends Three Employees Who Spoke Out Against Dave Chappelle After Crashing Meeting



Earlier today, Netflix CEO Ted Sarandos defended the comedian's special, saying he 'doesn't believe' "The Closer" crosses the line.


Last week, 3 Netflix employees against the standup special crashed a virtual business meeting of top executives. One of the employees is the author of this tweet thread that gained traction.

(She was not suspended for the thread).

The employees are being investigated.

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Nicki Minaj Defends Jesy Nelson During Instagram Live, Goes After Leigh-Anne of Little Mix


The drama continues...

Nicki Minaj and Jesy Nelson had an Instagram Live to promote their new single "Boyz."

It was a mess, as expected.

Minaj had no shame and went after Little Mix's Leigh-Anne: “If you want a solo career baby just say that... If that’s how you felt, why were you kiki’ing with her & being in videos with her for 10 years...”

Jesy also said that bandmate Leigh-Anne Pinnock made her aware of the Blackfishing allegations during the music video shoot for 'Sweet Melody.' “It’s just hard for me because I was in a group with two women of color for 9 years and it was never brought up to me up until the last music video...”

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Tom Daley calls for ban of homophobic countries from next Olympic Games



British diver, Tom Daley, won the attitude sport award a few days ago. On his acceptance speech he thanked his synchro partner, his husband and Oscar winner, Lance Dustin black, and their son, Robert black Daley. Expressing he will make his mission and calling for a ban on the future Parisian edition of the games to the 10 or so, countries that still have the death penalty for LGBT people.

These countries include Iran, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Pakistan and Qatar, according to the human dignity trust.

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Timmy T Chalamet Was Told To Never To Do A Superhero Movie


As the cover star of TIME magazine this month, Chalamet revealed that he received an interesting piece of advice from one of his heroes. He refused to name the person who offered him said advice, so as to not get in trouble: “One of my heroes—I can’t say who or he’d kick my ass—he put his arm around me the first night we met and gave me some advice,” he says. [...]

“No hard drugs and no superhero movies.”

Any guesses as to who, ONTD?

Not me submitting two Tim Tales posts in 2 days...somebody smack me, please.

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2021 London Film Festival

https://instagram.com/p/CUuZDq1AIRq

Beyoncé - Valdrin Shahiti

Best Dressed ?

Beyoncé
36(25.4%)
Amal Clooney
25(17.6%)
Regina King
5(3.5%)
Lily Rabe
13(9.2%)
Rebecca Hall
9(6.3%)
Ruth Wilson
3(2.1%)
Regé Jean Page
8(5.6%)
Kristen Stewart
15(10.6%)
Ruth Negga
22(15.5%)
Agathe Rousselle
6(4.2%)



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The Real Housewives Ultimate Girls Trip | Official Trailer | Peacock Original


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For the first time in “Real Housewives” history, iconic franchise members from coast-to-coast will unite on a luxurious getaway filled with unexpected friendships, fun in the sun and plenty of drama. The Peacock original series will take viewers on the trip of a lifetime when the ladies jet off to Turks and Caicos for an epic vacation packed with private jets, glamorous yachts, scenic excursions, a full-time concierge, a visit to the infamous Conch Shack and a TikTok shared around the world. From self-shot confessionals to bonding over what it’s like to be part of the pop culture zeitgeist, just when you thought you’d seen it all, think again! Oh, and Housewife super fans will rejoice: Kyle hosts a dinner party, complete with a psychic at the helm.

The iconic Housewives include Cynthia Bailey and Kenya Moore of “The Real Housewives of Atlanta,” Kyle Richards of “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills,” Teresa Giudice and Melissa Gorga of “The Real Housewives of New Jersey” and Ramona Singer and Luann de Lesseps of "The Real Housewives of New York City."

Kirsten Dunst reacts to early Oscar buzz for her performance in "The Power of the Dog"





  • In a interview with Variety Awards Circuit Podcast, Kirsten Dunst reacted to the possibility of earning her first Academy Award nomination for "The Power of the Dog".

  • "If it happens, it couldn't come at a better time. It would mean so much to my family. So, it would be so fun to celebrate. They've been waiting for a long time. Just do it for my mother!" She joked. "Yeah... It's obviously something that would be awesome".

  • She also revealed that she and her husband Jesse Plemons promised to make a project together every 5 years or so because they met on a set (FX's 'Fargo' season 2), so maybe keep working together will bring them luck. They plan to direct something together when their children are a little older.

  • Some photos of her promoting the movie in several events under the cut:


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Are you ready for Kiki Dunst to finally get her Oscar, ONTD?

YES!
119(93.7%)
There's no 'NO' answer!
8(6.3%)


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Update in Jennifer Hough vs Nicki Minaj/Kenny Petty Case



Nicki and Kenny had 60 days to respond, but i guess both were too busy being pieces of shit to take Jenniger's $20MM lawsuit seriously. As a reminder, Jennifer is suing these two assholes for intentional infliction of emotional distress, harassment, and witness intimidation. If the judge approves Jennifer's request, the lawsuit can move forward and a default judgement could given.

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Celebrities Drag Columbus Day, Celebrate Indigenous People's Day on Twitter



Happy Columbus Day Indigenous People's Day! Rather than celebrate a murderous conqueror who invaded a continent, many celebs rightly called attention to Indigenous People's Day... and got in a few good digs at Christopher Columbus.



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Did you get the day off, ONTD?

Yes
24(16.9%)
Lol, no
118(83.1%)


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The Trailer for Netflix's Robin Robin is Here and it's Fucking Adorable



Synopsis: "Robin Robin, a holiday special from Aardman Animation, makers of Shaun the Sheep, Chicken Run and Wallace & Gromit. "Starring Gillian Anderson, Richard E Grant, Bronte Carmichael and Adeel Akhtar. When her egg fortuitously rolls into a rubbish dump, Robin is raised by a loving family of mice. As she grows up, her differences become more apparent. Robin sets off on the heist to end all heists to prove to her family that she can be a really good mouse – but ends up discovering who she really is."

Genres: Gillian Anderson, awwwwww, mouse-fishing, palate cleansers for the Narcos trailer being released also today

Premieres November 24

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What wholesome movies are you looking forward to watching this holiday season? I don't think there was a post for this trailer yet, but it there was - yell at me to delete.
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Eternals Featurette 'In the beginning'



New behind the scenes look at The Eternals. Preorder tickets on sale now.

Many anticipate the sunset. Kevin Feige says Chloe Zhao takes the film in an entirely different direction which is debatable because Disney formula. But he also says the film will change the MCU entirely.

Apparently the reason the Eternals were chilling when Thanos did the snap was because [spoiler]they can only interfere when the Deviants are involved

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interesting Ma Dong-seok and Lauren Ridloff couldn't be interviewed....
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TikToker Connor Wood Tells Pal Shawn Mendes That "It's Giving Cher"




Last month before the Met Gala, Shawn Mendes told his date Camila Cabello, "It's giving Cher," about her Met Gala "look." Since then, Stan Twitter has taken this clip for various memes and jokes. And yes, some at Mendes' own expense. But Shawn was a good sport when friend and TikToker Connor Wood (who?) posted a clip reciting the now infamous line, telling him that the beer they were drinking was, "kinda giving share Cher." Watch the clip below. Or don't.

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I think we should all give a little more share @shawnmendes

♬ original sound - Connor Wood 🐸




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