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Benedict Cumberbatch Joins Call To Overturn Gay Convictions

(0) Comments | Posted January 30, 2015 | 2:30 PM

Benedict Cumberbatch has joined the call for overturning "indecency" convictions handed down to gay men like war hero Alan Turing, whom he portrays in the film "Imitation Game."

Turing was a computer scientist and mathematician who helped crack the Nazi naval code known as "Enigma" during World War II,...

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Yes, Ben Affleck And Matt Damon Put A Gay Sex Scene In 'Good Will Hunting' Script

(0) Comments | Posted January 30, 2015 | 1:20 PM

There was once a gay sex scene in the script of "Good Will Hunting."

Ben Affleck and Matt Damon were rookie screenwriters when they wrote the 1997 film about a gifted janitor working at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. They ultimately decided to go with Miramax Films, then run by...

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Meet Rodrigo Alves, The New 'Human Ken Doll'

(0) Comments | Posted January 30, 2015 | 12:28 PM

After spending more than $250,000 on plastic surgery procedures, Rodrigo Alves has been dubbed the new "Human Ken Doll."

Alves, a 31-year-old flight attendant who was born in Brazil and lives in London, reportedly went under the knife on Monday in Colombia for...

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David Beckham Gets Real About Being A Dad: 'I'm Literally An Uber Driver Now'

(0) Comments | Posted January 30, 2015 | 10:47 AM

David Beckham might be a soccer superstar and an international heartthrob, but that doesn't mean he's different from any other parent. His days are pretty hectic, and his kids get embarrassed by him, too.

"My little girl [Harper] turned around to me the other day -- I'd just bathed...

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Sean Penn Talks About Dating Charlize Theron And Possibly Marrying Again

(15) Comments | Posted January 29, 2015 | 3:47 PM

Sean Penn has been married twice before, but he doesn't see it that way.

"Yes, I’d get married again," Penn told Esquire U.K. for the March 2015 issue. "You say I’ve been married twice before but I’ve been married under circumstances where I was less informed than...

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Kim Kardashian Masters The Art Of The Public Bathroom Selfie

(1) Comments | Posted January 29, 2015 | 1:58 PM

On Wednesday, Kim Kardashian went out for sushi with Scott Disick in Los Angeles' Encino neighborhood wearing a gray crop top and matching knee-length pencil skirt, Us Weekly noted. While in the eatery, the 34-year-old reality star took a a selfie from the ladies' room and...

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Ideal Body Types Through History Could Teach Us All Something About Women's Bodies

(48) Comments | Posted January 28, 2015 | 5:10 PM

The "ideal" woman's body type has taken on a number of forms over the past 3,000 years. In ancient Egypt, it was slender shoulders and a narrow waist; during the Italian Renaissance, it was a round stomach and fair skin; in the 1980s, it was an athletic build with curves....

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Emma Watson Tells Young Fan To 'Be An Engineer' Even Though Her Dad Doesn't Want Her To

(12) Comments | Posted January 28, 2015 | 2:30 PM

Just when you thought Emma Watson couldn't possibly be more inspiring, she goes and inspires some more.

While at the World Economic Forum in Davos on Friday, Watson took to Twitter to answer some questions about the HeForShe campaign's Impact 10x10x10 initiative, which aims to involve governments,...

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Some Awesome People Shoveled The Boston Marathon Finish Line During The Blizzard

(3) Comments | Posted January 28, 2015 | 1:51 PM

Sometimes in the middle of a blizzard something great happens.

Winter storm Juno pummeled New England Tuesday with snowfall piling up to more than 2 feet and winds gusting over 70 miles per hour. But even that nasty weather could not deter a few Bostonians who decided...

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Kim Kardashian Says She's 15 Pounds Heavier, But Hey, It's Good For Her Soul

(11) Comments | Posted January 28, 2015 | 10:39 AM

Yes, even celebrities have a hard time staying away from delicious soul food.

Kim Kardashian sat down with "Entertainment Tonight" hosts Nancy O'Dell and Kevin Frazier and revealed she recently gained 15 pounds and enlisted the help of a nutritionist.

"I just started seeing a nutritionist,...

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Hilary Duff Wears Short Shorts And A Sweater For Shopping Trip

(303) Comments | Posted January 28, 2015 | 9:54 AM

January wardrobe requirements are a bit more lenient in California, and Hilary Duff made the most of the mild temperatures in a pair of short shorts during a recent shopping trip.

A fresh-faced Duff looked cool and casual in floral shorts, a cable-knit sweater and black booties...

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Artist Uses Muslim Superhero To Battle Anti-Islam Bus Ads

(19) Comments | Posted January 27, 2015 | 1:49 PM

Sometimes it takes a superhero to conquer hate.

Earlier this month, a batch of anti-Islam ads purchased by right-wing extremist blogger Pamela Geller's American Freedom Defense Initiative (AFDI) appeared on buses in San Francisco. The ads equate Islam with Nazism, featuring a photo of Adolf Hitler and...

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Yale Responds To Officer Holding Student At Gunpoint, Says It's Not Ferguson

(548) Comments | Posted January 27, 2015 | 12:06 PM

Yale University has responded to an incident in which a campus police officer held a black male student at gunpoint after thinking the student matched the description of a burglary suspect.

The student is the son of New York Times columnist Charles Blow. After tweeting that he was...

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Warning: This Brothers Grimm Fairy Tale Photo Series May Give You (Beautiful) Nightmares

(8) Comments | Posted January 26, 2015 | 5:51 PM

If these pictures could talk, they'd tell tales by the Brothers Grimm.

In his photo series, "Brothers Grimm's Wanderings," German photographer Kilian Schönberger showcases striking images of locations throughout central Europe that look straight out of a noir fairy tale. The project is a...

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Woman Gives Her Dying Dog The Bucket List Of A Lifetime

(84) Comments | Posted January 26, 2015 | 3:39 PM

A dog is not just a pet, it's a family member -- and New Yorker Lauren Fern Watt had no intention of treating her beloved Gizelle as anything less.

When Watt, a travel writer and public relations professional, found out her beloved dog had terminal bone cancer, she decided...

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Clint Eastwood Says 'American Sniper' Makes An Anti-War Statement

(65) Comments | Posted January 26, 2015 | 12:24 PM

According to director Clint Eastwood, "American Sniper" makes an anti-war statement.

Eastwood made the remark Saturday while attending the Producers Guild Award Nominees Breakfast, hosted by The Hollywood Reporter at the Saban Theater in Beverly Hills. He discussed his highly publicized war drama starring Bradley Cooper as Chris Kyle, the...

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Oscar-Winner Dianne Wiest Says She Is Struggling To Pay NYC Rent (UPDATE)

(199) Comments | Posted January 26, 2015 | 10:35 AM

Rent in New York City is too damn high, even for Oscar-winner Dianne Wiest.

In a recent interview with The New York Times, Wiest said she has been having trouble finding enough work to cover the rent.

“I have to move out of my apartment soon,” the...

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Kate Hudson Is Red Hot In A Cutout Dress At Paris Fashion Week

(9) Comments | Posted January 26, 2015 | 9:45 AM

Versace might have been having a fashion show in Paris this weekend, but all eyes were on Kate Hudson.

Hudson was a show-stopper in a red cutout dress, which bared her toned belly and back, to the fashion house's Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week show in France...

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Naomi Watts Trips Over Emma Stone's Dress On Stage At The SAG Awards

(1) Comments | Posted January 26, 2015 | 9:07 AM

Watch out for those gowns.

Naomi Watts tripped over Emma Stone's gown while on stage with her "Birdman" co-stars accepting the award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture. The stars were making quick speeches at the microphone and when Watts walked up to...

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Diplo Says He Knows Taylor Swift's 'Secrets' And He's 'Scared For His Life'

(105) Comments | Posted January 23, 2015 | 12:40 PM

Diplo apparently knows Taylor Swift's "secrets," and he's scared.

The "secrets" he is referring to are unclear in his interview with GQ for the magazine's February 2015 issue. The DJ was included in GQ's list of 19 Musicians That Matter. Diplo spoke about dissing Swift's...

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