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‘Billy on the Street’ is asking important questions: Why isn’t Emma Stone on Instagram?

Our country is extremely divided, but Billy Eichner is back on the street asking real questions to real people.  Eichner led Emma Stone through the streets of New York to find out what it’ll take for her to join Instagram. SEE ALSO: Billy Eichner Proves New Yorkers Don’t Care About the Emmys New Yorkers have a lot to say to Emma Stone, it turns out. There’s the man who saw La La Land three times in theaters, the woman who doesn’t care for her to do a horror movie, and…

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2 ‘Back to the Future’ stars had an IRL reunion and it’s 9 seconds of perfection

There aren’t many films that still feel relevant 30+ years after their initial release, but Back to the Future most certainly falls into that category. SEE ALSO: A classic ‘Back to the Future’ scene becomes new with terrible sound editing The franchise is so popular that even a 9-second Twitter video of two of its cast members re-uniting can still go viral in 2018.

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Baseball’s Justin Verlander, Dodger Killer, gets $1 million lunch bill

Image: Jeffrey McWhorter/AP/REX/Shutterstock Let this be a lesson to all big-name athletes: Fame carries a heavy price.  Take it away, Dr. Evil. The Houston Astros made a ton of enemies in Los Angeles when they knocked out the city’s Dodgers in a World Series win last year. Justin Verlander, one of Houston’s all-star pitchers, learned that the hard way on Friday when he went out for lunch in Beverly Hills. SEE ALSO: Watch this baseball player catch a bird mid-flight When the bill arrived for Verlander’s lunch at the Beverly…

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Fans are stanning Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson after listening to *that song* on ‘Sweetener’

Iconic.Image: GC Images If you weren’t already convinced of the sheer adorableness that is Ariana Grande and Pete Davidson, well, buckle up, because you’re in for a hell of a ride.  After Ariana’s much-anticipated album Sweetener dropped, fans took to social media to gush over the song entitled “pete davidson“. A song in which Ariana calls the SNL cast member her “soulmate.” SEE ALSO: Ariana Grande predicted she would marry Pete Davidson back in 2016 Get a load of these lyrics: I thought you into my life, woahLook at my…

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Spice Girls fan Blake Lively and Baby Spice just had the purest Instagram convo

If you wanna be a Spice Girl, you gotta get into character and buy tickets to a concert. Everyone, including actress Blake Lively, knows that. Like many cool, music-loving girls in the late ’90s, Lively dreamed of being a Spice Girl — Baby Spice, to be exact. And thanks to the occasionally magical powers of the internet, we have photographic proof. SEE ALSO: Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds lost all chill when they heard their daughter’s voice at Taylor Swift concert On Saturday, Twitter user @briamadrid shared an old photo…

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WWE wrestler Kane gets elected mayor of Knox County, Tennessee

What a difference a campaign for mayor makes.Image: Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images/George Pimentel/WireImage When you hear the name Kane, one of your first thoughts might be of the towering, mask-wearing WWE wrestler. Politics probably wouldn’t be the first thing to spring to mind. SEE ALSO: 7 celebrities that could run for president in 2020 but really shouldn’t That’s all about to change, though. On Thursday, Glenn Jacobs — the man behind the mask — got elected as mayor of Knox County, Tennessee. A little bit of Election Night TV magic.…

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This picture of Tom Hardy as Al Capone is unreal

Tom Hardy is starring in a biography about Al Capone.Image: Chris Jackson/Getty Images Infamous mob boss Al Capone has an iconic look, and somehow Tom Hardy is nailing it perfectly. SEE ALSO: Intense ‘Venom’ trailer introduces your not-so-friendly neighborhood parasite A recent picture of Hardy surfaced Wednesday that shows the actor in full Capone dress and makeup for his role as the gangster in the upcoming biographical movie Fonzo (which stems from Capone’s full first name, Alphonse — not to be confused with Alfonse).  It’s almost hard to believe that’s…

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The Rise of the Computer-Generated Celebrity

A new generation of celebrities is selling out concerts, starring in commercials, and amassing huge Instagram followings. But none of them exist—corporeally, anyway. In recent years, and starting in Japan, technology and social media have spawned a digital demimonde of computer-generated stars, ranging from fake musicians and models to company mascots who appear as holograms (like Betty Crocker, with AI). When they’re not entertaining you, they’re trying to convince you of their humanity, and even the more cartoonish among them have fleshed-out personalities. In a way, it’s the purest expression…

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‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ star Dave Bautista responds to Disney firing James Gunn

Dave Bautista and Chris Pratt in 'Avengers: Infinity War.'Image: marvel/disney Guardians of the Galaxy actors have responded to Disney’s decision to fire series director James Gunn on Friday. The firing came after conservative personalities online resurfaced old tweets in which Gunn joked about pedophilia and molestation. Gunn himself apologized Thursday night in a series of tweets, and again Friday with an official statement after the firing went public. SEE ALSO: At Comic-Con, mixed feelings on James Gunn’s firing from ‘Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3’ Of the core cast, only…

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Stephen King uses a quote from ‘Animal Farm’ to go after Trump and Putin

Stephen King is definitely not Trump's number one fan.Image: strid Stawiarz/Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images When it comes to taking down Trump on Twitter, Stephen King regularly employs his full bag of writer’s tricks to make sure the task is carried out as efficiently as possible. Sometimes, though, all he needs is a well-placed quote. SEE ALSO: J.K. Rowling and Stephen King join forces to troll Donald Trump Following Trump and Putin’s summit in Helsinki earlier this week, the horror master took to Twitter to quote George Orwell. What Mr. Barclay said.…

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James Gunn fired as ‘Guardians of the Galaxy 3’ director following resurfaced old tweets

Image: Invision/AP/REX/Shutterstock Updated 5:12 p.m. EST with Gunn’s statement. Guardians of the Galaxy franchise director James Gunn has been fired in light of tweets from his past, THR reported Friday afternoon.  “The offensive attitudes and statements discovered on James’ Twitter feed are indefensible and inconsistent with our studio’s values, and we have severed our business relationship with him,” said Walt Disney Studios chairman Alan Horn in a statement to The Hollywood Reporter.  Though the statement does not specify the contents of Gunn’s tweets, other users have screenshots that may point…

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Arnold Schwarzenegger on Trump’s press conference: ‘You stood there like a little wet noodle’

Arnold Schwarzenegger is not angry, he's just disappointed. No, wait, he's also angry.Image: Hubert Vestil/Getty Images for SXSW There is nothing more devastating than Arnold Schwarzenegger calling you a “wet noodle.” That’s the sick burn dropped by the Hollywood star and former governor of California on President Trump following his widely criticized press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin. SEE ALSO: Trump-Putin press conference gets a roasting from late show hosts After the rather disturbing joint media appearance in Helsinki on Monday, Schwarzenegger posted a disappointed response on Twitter, calling…

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Sarah Palin thought she was going to be in a ‘legit Showtime historical documentary.’ Surprise!

"My daughter thinks youre a piece of ****, Sacha."Image: RJ Sangosti/The Denver Post via Getty Images Sarah Palin thought she was going to be in a “legit Showtime historical documentary.” Turns out, it was just a prank by trickster Sacha Baron Cohen. For his anticipated new seven-episode series Who Is America? Cohen has apparently been filming interviews with U.S. politicians for a year — but often in disguise or undercover. SEE ALSO: Sacha Baron Cohen teases possible Trump-related project with cryptic video And that includes Palin, who says she was…

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Beyonc and Jay-Z’s ‘Apesh*t’ inspired a new Louvre art tour

Have you ever seen regular old museum attendees go apeshit? No? Well, thanks to the Louvre, now you can! The Paris museum — home to famous works like Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa, and more recently, the music video for Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s song, “Apeshit,” off the album EVERYTHING IS LOVE — now offers a guided tour that will retrace the steps the power couple took when creating their visual masterpiece. SEE ALSO: Unchill Stan Twitter turned Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s ‘Mona Lisa’ moment into a meme The tour will examine…

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Almost Famous: Photographer Takes Portraits Of People Who Share Same Names With Celebrities

The series, made in collaboration with an iconic NZ brand, boasts an impressive cast of A-list names: Ben Affleck from Dunedin, Julia Roberts from Tauranga, Anthony Hopkins from Wellington, Michael Jordan from Kelston, Jackie Chan from Auckland, and Sarah Jessica Parker from Warkworth.

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