Roseanne Barr: "I'm Not a Racist, Just an Idiot"

He added, "I condemn these statements vehemently" and that her thoughts do not reflect his own "inclusive" views. Under fire for the Jarrett insult, Barr has deleted the tweet and apologized . Well, apparently ABC didn't find her joke amusing and ... More..

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Philip Roth (1933-2018)
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Philip Roth (1933-2018)

In this March 24, 1960 file photo, the three winners of the National Book Award, Robert Lowell, from left, awarded for the most distinguished book of poetry, Richard Ellmann, victor in the non-fiction category,...More..

How to follow the Champions League final
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

How to follow the Champions League final

Liverpool midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum believes the club and its supporters have been waiting for a moment like the Champions League final against Real Madrid . The question of whether devout Muslim Sala...More..

Weinstein hands himself over to NYPD carrying a book on Broadway
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Weinstein hands himself over to NYPD carrying a book on Broadway

He has been charged with first-degree rape and third-degree rape in one case and first-degree criminal sex act in another; he has since posted $1 million bail and agreed to wear a monitoring device. The board...More..

Yanny or Laurel? For Trump the question is not so simple
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Yanny or Laurel? For Trump the question is not so simple

Yanny debate . "It's Laurel, but I could deflect and divert to Yanny if you need me to", Conway said. Story recorded himself saying "Yanny" and "Laurel" for comparison. For those who thought "the dress" debat...More..

Washington Capitals vs. Tampa Bay Lightning - 5/17/18 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Washington Capitals vs. Tampa Bay Lightning - 5/17/18 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

And the Lightning , who are still down 2-1 in the best-of-seven series, will try to do it again in Game 4 in Washington on Thursday. "I think we always feel like we owe him", defenseman Anton Stralman sai...More..

by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

"Stop the attack on Gaza": the protest at the Cannes film festival

Lebanese actor Manal Issa used the worldwide premiere of Solo: A Star Wars Story at the Cannes Film Festival to protest Israeli snipers killing more than 100 Palestinian protesters and wounding 12,000 m...More..

Trump says China talks in early stages amid ZTE backlash
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Trump says China talks in early stages amid ZTE backlash

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Tuesday it was far from certain what steps the USA government would take on China's ZTE Corp, which he characterized as an enforcement, rather than trade, issue...More..

Meghan Markle's Half-Sister Samantha Grant Suffers Injuries In Car Crash
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Meghan Markle's Half-Sister Samantha Grant Suffers Injuries In Car Crash

Grant's boyfriend Mark (last name unknown) told the gossip website that they were traveling in a vehicle near a toll when another auto swerved in front of them. First, her father Thomas Markle had surgery a...More..

Yanny or Laurel? What do you hear? Soundbite leaves netizens confused
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Yanny or Laurel? What do you hear? Soundbite leaves netizens confused

Why do some people hear "Yanny" and others hear "Laurel", and others seems to be able to switch between them? He played it for his peers, who disagreed over whether the syllables formed "Yanny" or "Laurel...More..

Fox's 'Gotham' to return for 5th Season
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Fox's 'Gotham' to return for 5th Season

Gotham now has 86 episodes under its belt, and the season 4 finale will make it 87. Sources tell The Hollywood Reporter that the pickup is for 13 episodes, though the network and producers Warner Bros. Howev...More..

Seann William Scott to star in 'Lethal Weapon' Season 3
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Seann William Scott to star in 'Lethal Weapon' Season 3

Indeed, FOX announced today that Lethal Weapon Season 3 is happening, but Crawford will no longer be part of the show. The role will be his first TV series regular roles after the American Pie franchise a...More..

Bella Hadid and The Weeknd cosy up at Cannes Film Festival
by | Sunday, May 13, 2018

Bella Hadid and The Weeknd cosy up at Cannes Film Festival

At the time, a source told People magazine, " The Weeknd and Bella were sitting on each other's laps and all over each other all night long". As always, it's important to remember that this latest sigh...More..

Women Take To Cannes Red Carpet To Protest Inequality In Film
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Women Take To Cannes Red Carpet To Protest Inequality In Film

Only 4.3 percent of competition films were directed by women over the course of the festival's first 71 years and only one female filmmaker has won the festival's top prize, the Palme d'Or . After the Harvey W...More..

Khloé Kardashian Shares First Selfie of True
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Khloé Kardashian Shares First Selfie of True

Kim Kardashian has so far been the only member of the family that has spoken out about Tristan Thompson cheating on Khloe Kardashian but it looks like it didn't go down well at all... Kardashian is also co...More..

Brooklyn Nine-Nine Has Been Cancelled After Five Seasons
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Brooklyn Nine-Nine Has Been Cancelled After Five Seasons

Cast member Melissa Fumero said she is "still processing" the news, "don't have all the words. but". In case those reasons weren't compelling enough, one fan left us with a hilarious scene from the show tha...More..

Madame Tussauds unveils Meghan Markle waxwork ahead of her wedding
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Madame Tussauds unveils Meghan Markle waxwork ahead of her wedding

Prince Harry was a pilot of Apache helicopters and saw action in Afghanistan. He said: "I've seen him grumpy". Based at Hyde Park Barracks, Knightsbridge, London , the Cavalry's ceremonial regiment will...More..

Trump Admits He Calls All Negative News 'Fake'
by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

Trump Admits He Calls All Negative News 'Fake'

Aside from likely being against the First Amendment, and the public's right to know what the White House is doing - or at least, what it says it's doing - the move could be the best thing that ever happened to ...More..

Tristan Thompson moves back in with Khloe
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Tristan Thompson moves back in with Khloe

The new mom was escorted by security as she sported sunglasses and a leopard-print dress heading into the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland , Ohio , in a photo obtained by TMZ . "It's hard because if everyo...More..

Truck crashes into Southwest Airlines plane at BWI
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Truck crashes into Southwest Airlines plane at BWI

The condition of the truck's operator is unclear. There were no injuries reported to the 172 passengers aboard, the FAA said. Passengers got off the plane using air stairs that are pulled to the aircraft, the...More..

Giuliani doesn't rule out Trump taking the Fifth
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Giuliani doesn't rule out Trump taking the Fifth

Giuliani said he discussed legal strategy with Trump on Sunday when the duo played golf for "four or five hours", adding that they had a brief discussion on Monday. Giuliani also alienated a number of peopl...More..

Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja's reception party photos
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja's reception party photos

Sonam looked radiant in a red and golden Anuradha Vakil lehenga choli . Ahuja, a Delhi-based businessman, looked dapper in a beige bandhgala by Raghavendra Rathore. Sonam was led to the "mandap" by her brother...More..

Cannes 2018: Scandal, protesting stars and bans, the film festival is marred
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Cannes 2018: Scandal, protesting stars and bans, the film festival is marred

Cannes , a feverish pageant of celebrity and cinema, is trying to both rigorously guard tradition and adapt to fast-changing times. He has starred in several critically acclaimed Chinese-language films includ...More..

Ken Jeong's Medical Training Comes in Handy During Show
by | Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Ken Jeong's Medical Training Comes in Handy During Show

Apparently he first thought it was a heckler causing a commotion, but the audience quickly made it clear she needed help. "He couldn't see what was going on with the lights. After starring on the ABC show " D...More..

Rapper Jay-Z Subpoenaed In SEC Probe Into Rocawear Deal
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

Rapper Jay-Z Subpoenaed In SEC Probe Into Rocawear Deal

In a press release issued Thursday, the federal agency noted that the rapper, whose real name is Shawn Carter , has already been subpoenaed twice and failed to answer both of those subpoenas. A spokesperson ...More..