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The Queen and Prince Philip release portraits for their 70th wedding anniversary and they’re so sweet

They certainly are an enduring testament to the power of marriage.  SEE ALSO: Queen Elizabeth earned $8.8 million from horse racing prize money The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh are celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary and, for the special occasion, they’ve been pictured in three new portraits.   British photographer Matt Holyoak snapped the couple, who will celebrate their platinum wedding anniversary with a private dinner in Windsor Castle, for Camera Press against a platinum backdrop (how apt!) in the castle’s White Drawing Room.  The Queen is wearing a…

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Barbie’s newest doll is Olympic fencer and hijabi Ibtihaj Muhammad

Ibtihaj Muhammad displays her Barbie "Shero" doll at Glamour's 2017 Women of the Year Summit.Image: Getty Images for Glamour Barbie’s newest “Shero” is Olympic fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad. Muhammad made history in 2016 as the first American athlete to compete in the Olympics while wearing a hijab, and now she’s breaking barriers again as the first hijab-wearing Barbie doll.  SEE ALSO: This nonprofit is selling tiny $6 hijabs for children to put on their dolls The announcement was made at Glamour‘s “Woman of the Year” summit, where last year‘s “Shero” Ashley…

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Gal Gadot reportedly digs in on Brett Ratner, won’t play Wonder Woman if he’s involved

Image: James Gourley/REX/Shutterstock The very first thing audiences will see next weekend when the lights go down for Justice League is a logo for RatPac-Dune Entertainment – the financing company of disgraced Hollywood producer/director Brett Ratner. Gal Gadot is reportedly saying enough is enough. SEE ALSO: Please stop applauding Louis C.K. for doing the bare minimum As Page Six reported this weekend, citing an unnamed “Hollywood source,” the Wonder Woman star won’t play the character again unless Ratner’s association with the franchise is severed completely. Warner Bros. tells us that…

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Congrats to Drake and Millie Bobby Brown on their new friendship

Hawkins, meet The Six. Millie Bobby Brown and Drake, two celebrities whose work has made me very emotional, met on Friday night when Brown stopped by a Drake concert in Brisbane, Australia. The two are clearly fans of each other and were thrilled to hang out IRL, which — surprise! — also made me emotional. SEE ALSO: Drake admits that he’s been investing in Birkin bags for his future lady As if things couldn’t get any cuter, both Brown and Drake also posted delightful backstage photos. Drake opted for the…

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Lin-Manuel Miranda will play Hamilton again

Image: Evan Agostini/Invision/AP/REX/Shutterstock Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda will reprise his iconic role. In 2019, Miranda will return to the award-winning musical in the title role when it opens in San Juan, Puerto Rico, according to Playbill.  Miranda is loud and proud of his Puerto Rican heritage, and of the diverse, color-blind Hamilton cast as it reflects his American upbringing. His last performance as Alexander Hamilton was in July 2016. SEE ALSO: Puerto Rico still doesn’t have clean, safe water. Here’s how you can help. “Bringing [Hamilton] to Puerto Rico is…

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George H.W. Bush throws epic shade on Donald Trump in a new book

Image: AP/REX/Shutterstock There ain’t no shade like ex-U.S. president shade, because ex-U.S. president shade comes from someone who was literally a leader of the free world. Today’s shade-thrower is George H.W. Bush. The first President Bush pulls no punches in his frank take on Donald Trump. The detail, in the form of a direct quote, comes from author John Updegrove’s upcoming book, The Last Republicans, which explores the father-son relationship between the father-son ex-Presidents Bush. SEE ALSO: 5 living ex-presidents uniting to raise money for charity is what winning looks…

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Awesome person Chrissy Teigen leaves massive tip for server at Outback Steakhouse

Chrissy Teigen and a Bloomin' Onion, the pride of Outback Steakhouse.Image: Shutterstock / Brent Hofacker Most servers in the restaurant industry rely heavily on tips to make a decent wage, so a ridiculously big tip can truly make your entire month.  Well, one server at Outback Steakhouse in Centerville, Ohio had the tip of a lifetime when model and TV star Chrissy Teigen left a very generous bonus after dining at the restaurant.  SEE ALSO: Chrissy Teigen isn’t into John Legend’s Golden Globes dancing According to local media outlet Dayton.com,…

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What Celebrities Who Died Young Would Look Like Today

Gone too soon. These stars’ lives were cut short by tragic deaths. We’ll never know for sure what they would have looked like today, on Oct. 31, but thanks to some amazing artistic renderings, we can at least take a guess. 1. Kurt Cobain Nirvana’s troubled frontman died in 1994, when he was just 27 years old. Today, he would have been 47. Here’s what that might have looked like: 2. Natalie Wood When she drowned in an apparent boating accident in 1981, many couldn’t believe Natalie was gone. But…

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Elijah Wood’s ‘Stranger Things’ Halloween costume was spot-on

Elijah Wood went on Conan on Friday night, and it turns out he takes Halloween pretty seriously.  SEE ALSO: These ‘Stranger Things’ waffles are super easy to make He showed a picture of his costume from last year, when he went as Eleven from Stranger Things. He shaved his head and dyed a dress pink for it, which is some pretty solid commitment. Plus his girlfriend made a convincing Mike. No word on what he’s going as this year, but it’ll be a hard one to top. Read more: http://mashable.com/2017/10/30/elijah-wood-stranger-things-halloween-costume/

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Obama and Richard Branson fought over kitesurfing and we’re never getting him back

Image: Bruce Gilkas/FilmMagic/Getty Images In his farewell address this January, President Obama said that the “most important office in a democracy” was that of the citizen. We wonder if he’ll still be saying that after jury duty. SEE ALSO: Barack Obama’s letters to a college girlfriend are finally seeing the light of day The former president has reportedly been called for jury duty in Chicago’s Cook County, where he is registered to vote. It’s unclear whether he’ll be considered for criminal or civil proceedings — that will be determined once…

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Kit Harington surprised his fianc with a severed head

Image: WireImage Kit Haringtonhas clarified comments he made in 2016 about his experience with “sexism” as a male actor, in a new interview with The Guardian  The Game of Thrones star said he “was wrong” to conflate his experiences as a man with that of the very real sexism women face in the film industry.  SEE ALSO: Rose Leslie forced Kit Harington to wear a spectacularly embarrassing Halloween costume As Harington told The Sunday Times in May of last year: “I think there is a double standard. If you said…

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Ariana Grande kneels on tiny stool, instantly becomes meme

Never underestimate Ariana Grande's ability to sit on a very small stool.Image: Love Benefit/REX/Shutterstock There’s a lesson here: If you sit on a very, very tiny stool, the internet is going to take note. Ariana Grande will tell you. SEE ALSO: Ariana Grande’s new perfume smells like a doughnut she might lick Here’s the cover for her latest album My Everything, on which she can be found kneeling on a minuscule white stool and somehow managing to conceal the no doubt extreme pain her body must be feeling: I’ve done…

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Harvey Weinstein ousted from motion picture academy

Image: Yann Coatsaliou/AFP/Getty Images Harvey’s out; will Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski be the next to go? The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has voted to revoke the lifetime membership of Harvey Weinstein in the wake of dozens of sexual misconduct allegations — immediately prompting questions about whether Cosby and Polanski will be able to retain their memberships. The decision to expel the executive came from an emergency meeting of the academy’s 54-member board, which includes Tom Hanks, Whoopi Goldberg, and Kathleen Kennedy, among other Hollywood icons.  SEE…

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Lady Gaga takes Trump down a notch with one scathing tweet

Lin-Manuel Miranda dominated headlines today for condemning President Donald Trump “straight to hell” for his criticism of Puerto Rico’s mayor and for his lack of response after Hurricane Maria, but another celebrity may have cracked the case. According to Lady Gaga’s Saturday morning tweet, the pop singer is pretty sure Trump’s logic for which areas to help boils down to simple arithmetic. Oh I see @realDonaldTrump you're not helping PR because of the electoral votes u need to be re-elected #Florida=29 #Texas=38 #PuertoRico=0 — xoxo, Gaga (@ladygaga) September 30, 2017…

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NYT reader perfectly explains why women didn’t speak up about Harvey Weinstein

Harvey Weinstein.Image: Getty Images One of the counter-arguments in the whole Harvey Weinstein saga that keeps seeping through social media as more celebrities speak up against the disgraced Hollywood producer is: why didn’t these women come forward years ago? Why not before the New York Times investigation and the public outcry that followed?  SEE ALSO: Georgina Chapman leaves husband Harvey Weinstein with a strong statement Angelina Jolie and Gwyneth Paltrow were among the heavyweights who on Tuesday alleged the movie mogul sexually harassed them over the years, The New York…

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