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More than 400 Canadian artists from the worlds of music, film and literature are denouncing what they describe as “alarming and destructive” anti-trans legislation in an open letter released Sunday by music superstars Tegan and Sara. The list of stars who signed the letter includes actor Elliot Page, Great Big Sea frontman Alan Doyle, actress Elisha Cuthbert, folk music
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Lucian Msamati and Chance Perdomo at a party on April 25, 2019. Gabi Torres/Getty Images News of his death appears to have stunned his current and former colleagues: Amazon MGM Studios and Sony Pictures Television, which produce Gen V, said via a statement attributed to the show’s producers that “We can’t quite wrap our heads
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Once upon a time, some überwealthy individuals who’d previously supported Donald Trump declared that they were done with the 45th president of the United States. After January 6, 2021, billionaire GOP donor Nelson Peltz called the insurrection a “stain on America” and publicly apologized for voting for Trump in 2020. Real estate and aerospace mogul
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View gallery Image Credit: Getty Images Now that Shakira is embracing the single life, she is focusing on her new path forward! Days after releasing her steamy music video for “Puntería,” starring Lucien Laviscount, the two were spotted out together recently, fueling dating rumors. However, neither of them has confirmed the speculation. On Tuesday, March
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As U.S. federal agents raided several properties belonging to Sean “Diddy” Combs on Monday, rapper and longtime foe 50 Cent continued to mock Combs online by (re-)promoting a documentary about the allegations against him. 50 Cent (real name Curtis James Jackson III) first announced the upcoming documentary — produced by his company — in December
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The primaries were a dud. The general election is a rematch between two well-known candidates unlikely to surprise in a major way. These circumstances have many news organizations anxious about how to keep their audiences engaged this cycle. Alex Burns, though, sees the race as right in Politico’s wheelhouse. “Nothing focuses the mind quite like
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At a time when Republicans want voters to give them more power, by putting them in control of the Senate and White House with ballots in November, let’s take a look at the job they’ve done running the House. The 118th Congress, first under Speaker Kevin McCarthy and now Mike Johnson, has truly been a
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View gallery Image Credit: Karwai Tang/WireImage King Charles III has not publicly reacted to Princess Kate‘s shocking cancer revelation, but her father-in-law is offering all of his support. The 75-year-old monarch is reportedly “so proud” of his 42-year-old daughter-in-law for having such “courage” in announcing the news to the world. “[The king] is so proud
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After months of speculation about her health and whereabouts, Kate Middleton revealed on Friday that she has been diagnosed with cancer and is undergoing chemotherapy to treat it.  Olivia Munn knows something herself about putting on a business-as-usual facade while facing an ongoing private health battle. Munn this week revealed her own ongoing journey with
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In mid-October 2022, Nvidia, the AI chipmaker, was worth around $280 billion. Less than a year and a half later, the company is worth $2.2 trillion. Yes, that’s an eight-times increase—from a relatively sane number with a b (billion) to a truly insane number with a t (trillion)—in just 17 months. That growth is because
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After decades of being publicly ridiculed, shamed and scrutinized for her fluctuating weight, Oprah Winfrey said she is “really excited” about the availability of weight-loss medication. The media mogul’s latest one-off TV program, An Oprah Special: Shame, Blame, and the Weight Loss Revolution, aired Monday night. The hourlong broadcast saw Winfrey, 70, candidly discuss obesity
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Shortly after Katie Britt delivered her “parody-level terrible” State of the Union response this month, fellow Alabama senator Tommy Tuberville attempted to defend his colleague and the kitchen-table nightmare that had just occurred by telling reporters: “She was picked as a housewife, not just a senator—somebody who sees it from a different perspective…. I thought
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Kristen Stewart burst into the pop culture zeitgeist when she took on the role of Bella Swan in Twilight and its subsequent sequels, but perhaps the biggest source of intrigue was her relationship with co-star Robert Pattinson. While the two went their separate ways in 2013 after four years together, KStew’s relationships still remained under the spotlight
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Oh, how The Foundling has fallen. In the third episode of The Regime, “The Heroes’ Banquet,” Matthias Schoenaerts’s Corporal Zubak is banished from the palace after an intense and violent confrontation with Kate Winslet’s Chancellor Elena. On a new episode of Still Watching, hosts Hillary Busis, Richard Lawson, and Chris Murphy dissect Elena’s sudden change
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