17 things you never knew about ‘Chocolate Rain,’ one of YouTube’s earliest viral hits

June 25, 2017

… was hardly a straight cover of the song. Appearing on VH1s Best Week Ever, Mayer mixed it with Nelly Furtado’s 2006 single, Say It Right.” In his interview with Kimmel years back, Zonday professed to have never seen this cover. 15) Zonday was part of a multimedia presentation celebrating NASAs 50-year anniversary Though the clip is no longer posted on NASAs website, in 2008, Zonday provided the narration for a multimedia presentation to Mark the 50-year anniversary of the …

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Ice Cube’s celebrity 3-on-3 basketball league is here, just in time for the 2020 Olympics

June 25, 2017

Now that the Olympics has added three-on-three basketball as a medal-worthy competition, the usually street ball/playground-based game is big time, and Ice Cube is about to cash in on it. SEE ALSO: Warriors star Klay Thompson now famous for the worst dunk fail in history Actually, the rapper/actor announced his Big 3 league long before the Olympics added the sport to the 2020 games (in January), but his timing for the official launch is perfect. Mark it down in your calendars for the …

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Mark Ruffalo skateboarding and taking photos of the same time is the most comforting image in the world

June 24, 2017

When everything feels hopeless (which is often these days), I know just where I’ll find a spot of brightness in lieu of a planet that is not melting and a government that protects its citizens. On March 8, 2014, Mark Ruffalo changed my life for the better, and I can never thank him enough. The actor, activist, and Cool Dad hit the streets of New York City to spread joy to the masses. And all it took was skateboarding and taking photos at the same time. SEE ALSO: In praise of Justin …

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We want to be a part of Robert Downey Jr.’s ‘Avengers’ lunch crew soo bad

June 22, 2017

We’re having flashbacks to that feeling where you really want to sit at the cool kids table, but you’re also content just watching from afar. SEE ALSO: Chris Hemsworth getting angry at ‘Avengers’ action figures is perfect internet On Wednesday, Robert Downey Jr. posted a photo of the ultimate cool kids table, featuring his Avengers: Infinity War costars. The photo shows Downey posing with his original Avengers buddy Mark Ruffalo and the Doctor Strange duo Benedict …

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Judge declares mistrial in Bill Cosby sexual assault case

June 19, 2017

Bill Cosby walking through the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pennsylvania.Image: Mark Makela/Getty Images Bill Cosby remains free on bail after a Pennsylvania jury on Saturday convinced the judge that they were hopelessly deadlocked, but the district attorney took the unusual step of immediately announcing that a new trial date would be set. The jury of seven men and five women spent a week shuffling between deliberations and the courtroom, telling the judge multiple times along …

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Mark Hamill just tweeted about his death but don’t freak out

June 17, 2017

Image: Jemal Countess/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions Mark Hamill is very much alive and if you’ve heard anything about his deatheven from his official Twitter accountthen you’ve been duped by some fake news. The Star Wars actor poked fun at a tweet that claimed Hamill had passed away, and shared his sentiments for, well, himself with some apt hashtags. SEE ALSO: This photo of Carrie Fisher and Billie Lourd in ‘Star Wars’ costumes will ruin you A fake …

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RuPaul has important advice to keep your computer safe from viruses

June 16, 2017

Don't you dare click on that pop upImage: Mark boster/ LA Times via Getty Images Pop-up ads, sashay away. Since they were unleashed on the web, pop-up windows have not only been annoying users, but they have also been a huge nightmare for digital security. Most people know better than to click on suspicious looking pop-ups, but some of them can be sneaky. But now, we have some essential security advice from an unlikely source: RuPaul. SEE ALSO: Security researcher says he’s figured …

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A Complete List Of The 2017 Tony Award Winners

June 12, 2017

… Leading Role in a Musical for Hello, Dolly! onstage during the 2017 Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall on June 11, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions) ANGELA WEISS via Getty Images Mark Hamill attends the 2017 Tony Awards – Red Carpet at Radio City Music Hall on June 11, 2017 in New York City. / AFP PHOTO / ANGELA WEISS (Photo credit should read ANGELA WEISS/AFP/Getty Images) Jenny Anderson via Getty Images …

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The Age of ‘Not Helping’

June 12, 2017

Somewhere, someone first wrote Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak and to remove all doubt. We are pretty sure it wasnt Mark Twain. It may have been Abraham Lincoln. It may have been somebody misremembering a biblical proverb, or the author of a book of rhymes for children. A Minnesota newspaper attributed it to Empeco. Wizard of Oz author L. Frank Baum may have come up with it. Whoever it was, they had a point. 2016 was an exciting time for the global far right and …

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Adam West built the foundation of a Batman legacy

June 11, 2017

Adam West, left, and Burt Ward dresses as "Batman" and "Robin." Nobody did it better.Image: Mark Elias/AP/REX/Shutterstock In the late 1960s and early ’70s, I raced home from school every afternoon to power load on superhero and Sci-Fi television. It was all reruns, though I didn’t know it. There was Star Trek. Gigantor, Superman, and, of course, Batman. SEE ALSO: Adam West, everyone’s favorite Batman, dead at 88 I was not an avid comic book reader back …

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Mark Hamill, George Takei, and more post tributes to Adam West

June 11, 2017

Image: Mike Coppola/Getty Images Adam West, the actor famous for his wry, dramatic portrayal of Batman, died Friday of complications related to leukemia. He was 88. After news of his death broke Saturday, fellow stars including Mark Hamill, Conan O’Brien, and George Takei shared tributes to West on Twitter. SEE ALSO: Holy icon, Batman, Adam West meant a lot to me “I’m so lucky to have worked w/ him & tell him how much he meant to me,” Hamill wrote. Holy hell, …

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What we know about the potential new Jay Z album so far

June 9, 2017

… massive as Jay Z hints at the possibility of new music, its never an album. Fans immediately ran with the limited info they were given, spouting off theories that ranged from plausible to wildly off-the-Mark. The Blueprint 4. Billboard The Blueprint 4 Other fans elaborated on the theory, suggesting the first 4 in 4:44 represents , while the :44 represents a collaboration album between Jay and Bey. Rap Press Secretary (@CAWBBBB) posited a slightly different theory: Beyonce x Hov 4:44 album on …

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Pippa Middleton wedding: Royals and celebrities at ceremony – BBC News

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionSee the highlights from Pippa Middleton’s wedding Guests including the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have attended the wedding of Pippa Middleton and James Matthews. Miss Middleton, 33, who is the younger sister of the duchess, married 41-year-old Mr Matthews at St Mark’s Church in Englefield, Berkshire. The bride was accompanied by her father, Michael, as they arrived shortly after 11:15 BST for the 45-minute ceremony. …

May 21, 2017
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Pippa Middleton weds millionaire financier James Matthews

(CNN)Royalty and celebrities gathered Saturday to watch as Philippa Charlotte “Pippa” Middleton, the younger sister of Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, married millionaire hedge fund manager James Matthews in Englefield, England. Middleton arrived with her father in an open-top vintage car shortly before rain started to fall, UK’s Press Association reported. Once at the picturesque St. Mark’s Church, father and daughter enjoyed a quiet moment before walking in. …

May 21, 2017
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A Fappening Victim Speaks Out: Teresa Palmer on the Celebrity Nude Photo Hack

… co-wrote with her husband, actor/filmmaker Mark Webber. Palmer claims that many of the A-list women targeted by the hackers got together in Los Angeles to commiserate and air their respective grievances. And the Hollywood women who gathered together (who she wouldnt name), all agreed that The Fappening was an act of misogyny. You know whats so unfortunate? Palmer says. All the women got together and talked it out. We all had photos of boyfriendssome are famous, some are notwho are naked, and …

May 21, 2017
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Nicki Minaj Finally Comes for Remy Ma, With Help from Drake and Lil Wayne

… fascinator to Mark the supposed death of Nickis careershes spent her whole life cataloguing dirt on her contemporaries just in case. Its no wonder then that ShETHER is basically a rhyming burn book, hitting on just about every aspect of Nickis career and personal life. Remy accuses Minaj of stealing lines, relying on ghostwriters like her ex Safaree Samuels, and getting so much plastic surgery that her ass popped. She also calls her a disloyal hoochie, claiming that she slept with Trey Songz and …

May 21, 2017
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The Nicki Minaj-Taylor Swift-Katy Perry Feud Just Saved the VMAs

… but was snubbed in the race it was considered a shoo-in for: Video of the Year. (Beyonces 7/11, Taylor Swifts Bad Blood, Ed Sheerans Thinking Out Loud, Mark Ronson and Bruno Marss Uptown Funk, and Kendrick Lamars Alright all were nominated instead.) Minaj took it upon herself to point out what is a very real institutional bias against the sexualization of both curvaceous and female minority bodies and the routine erasure of the influence black women have on culture. Swift mistakenly thought …

May 21, 2017
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One dating app makes you mind your manners to find love

… company spokeswoman said in an email, Bottom line: in a sea of ghosting and zombie-ing, it’s not looks, job title, or talents that Mark you out as special, but manners. Their hope is that youll keep your act together because you dont want to embarrass yourself or get a bad reputation with someone whos knit into your IRL inner circle. Most dating apps are constantly striving to keep shittiness to a minimum, of course. Coffee Meets Bagel recently introduced new accountability stats to …

May 20, 2017
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Taylor Swift is reportedly dating British actor Joe Alwyn

… Kim Kardashian’s Snapchat. The Sun broke the Hiddleswift story, and now they have the scoop on Alwyn. Swift has been keeping a very low profile lately, apart from occasionally Instagramming Apple Music screenshots of the 13 second Mark of her BFFs’ new singles. However, two high profile people in the Swiftosphere have been doing the exact opposite: nemesis Katy Perry and ex Harry Styles. Neither one is keen on addressing Swift directly, but she’s all anyone seems to want them …

May 18, 2017
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Fyre Festival Lawsuit Wants $100 Million, Claiming It Was Hunger Games Meets FEMA

… more than bread and a slice of cheese, and had to escape the elements in small clusters of FEMA tents, exposed on a sand bar, that were soaked and battered by rain. Mark Geragos, the celebrity lawyer who defended Winona Ryder in her infamous shoplifting suit, is representing the plaintiffs who are seeking class action status. Representatives for Fyre Media did not immediately respond to request for comment. Accommodations on the island were substandard because organizers had failed to pay …

May 16, 2017
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Is Trump Trying to Kill the EPA, or Just Starve It?

The Trump administrations internal battle over the environment is shaping up, with some surprising combatants on both sidesand a giant question Mark in the middle, in the shape of the president himself, who this morning proposed a 30 percent cut in the Environmental Protection Agencys budget. On one side are the pragmatists, such as Defense Secretary James Mattis, who told the Senate Armed Services Committee that climate change is real and confirmed that the Pentagon has been factoring into …

May 15, 2017
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