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Kanye’s $55 brunch draws Fyre Fest comparisons

Photos of sorry fundraiser brunch plates served to fans who attended Kanye Wests event in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on Friday, have made the social media rounds garnering Fyre Fest comparisons. Kanyes #Brunchella turned out more like #FyreFestivalhttps://t.co/lWSiKs42oF pic.twitter.com/7GD81SmOdr — The Blast (@TheBlastNews) November 2, 2019 West and his choir performed in Baton Rouge Friday night at the annual Brunchella fundraising event at Bethany Church. He drew thousands with his unique Christian-based doctrine centered on praise worship, with songs from his new album,Jesus Is King.Service-goers spent $55 for a Styrofoam plate…

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Genius turns Kylie Jenners rise and shine meme into alarm ringtone

Kylie Jenner may be a , but that doesnt mean she doesnt do normal() people things. One of those moments was caught in the midst of a recent 16-minute video tour of her glitzy Kylie Cosmetics office space when the reality tv star turned beauty mogul tried to wake up her daughter from a nap. Rise and shine, she sings while turning on the light in the room. The internet couldnt resist turning the moment into a meme. friend: *sleeping peacefully* my drunk ass in the middle of the night:…

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On Instagram, Obsessed Fans Document Every Shred of Clothing Celebs Wear

The summer before Taylor Swift released 1989, the paparazzi captured the pop sensations every waking moment in Manhattan. For Sarah Kucharski, it was a golden era. Kucharski obsessively identifies and critiques Swifts style in real-time, and Swifts big move to New York in the summer of 2014 was the challenge shed been waiting for. It was wild, Kucharski says. Every single day, maybe even twice a day, there would be new outfits and it was so much fun. It was so much fun. In 2011, Kucharski started Taylor Swift Style,…

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This Taylor Swift/Tool mashup finds common ground amid the fan feud

Sometimes in pop culture, generations collide to make something unexpectedly beautiful. This week, a surprising feud has taken shape at the top of the Billboard charts. Tools new albumFear Inoculumis against Taylor SwiftsLoverfor the top slot on the Billboard 200. The generational disconnect between the two fan bases has resulted in some hilarious content. Since Tool hasnt released an album in 13 years, many Swifties have never even heard of the 90s rock mainstays. Needless to say, the goateed, middle-aged men who love Tool are equally unfamiliar with the nuances…

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Kendall Jenners Dark Post-Breakup Read and the Art of Celebrity Performative Book-Holding

Is literacy the new tiny sunglasses? This week, the Daily Mail published a her split from basketball player Ben Simmons. But the shots, specifically of Jenner and Sabbats reading material, are the best evidence we have of a Kardashians rich interior life since Kylie Jenner started realizing stuff. Rather than stuffing her Cannes suitcase with Pepsi cans and tabloids, Jenner packed herself a copy of Darcie Wilders literally show me a healthy person. Next to her Sabbat, a 21-year-old described literally show me a healthy person as 97 pages of…

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Lori Loughlin Pleads Not Guilty in College Admissions Scandal

Actress Lori Loughlin and her fashion designer husband are pleading not guilty in the documents in U.S. District Court in Boston on Monday to waive their right to appear for an arraignment, and asked the court to enter the not guilty plea on their behalf. It is not immediately clear whether the judge will accept their request or force the parents to appear in court. Loughlin, the 54-year-old actress best known for playing Aunt Becky on Full House, and her husband, Mossimo Giannulli, have been accused of paying William Singer…

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Chrissy Teigen just went hard after this Fox News host on Twitter

Chrissy Teigen is not happy with Fox News host Laura Ingraham.Image: John Shearer/Getty Images/Michael Brochstein/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images/mashable composite Anyone who follows Chrissy Teigen on Twitter will know that she always speaks her mind — and she’s definitely not afraid to hit back at people who attack her. In the early hours of Thursday morning, Fox News host Laura Ingraham found this out first hand. SEE ALSO: 19 times Chrissy Teigen got hilariously angry with stuff on Twitter It started with a clip of Ingraham mocking Chrissy Teigen’s inclusion…

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Please enjoy this compilation of celebrities reacting to thirsty fan tweets

You know Mean Tweets? Well, this is sort of the opposite. In the compilation above from The Graham Norton Show, the likes of Chris Pine and Matt Damon are confronted with a range of inventively thirsty tweets about them — from Pine’s full-frontal nude scene in Outlaw King to Matt Damon’s temporary ponytail (to which there were many, many creative responses). It’s not all thirsty stuff, either — there are some reactions to meeting Taylor Swift, for instance, that are simply excitable in the extreme, as well as a selection…

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Guillermo smuggling tequila onto the Oscars red carpet never fails to be hilarious

You can always rely on Guillermo to make things interesting. Jimmy Kimmel’s cheerful on-the-ground reporter paid another visit to the Oscars this year, where he chatted with various stars on the red carpet. And after enlisting their help in encouraging Kimmel to give him a pay rise, he brought out an old favourite: carefully concealed tequila. This year it was smuggled in a microphone and a shiny handbag. Outstanding work. Read more: https://mashable.com/video/guillermo-oscars-red-carpet-2019/

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‘BlacKkKlansman’ earns Spike Lee first Oscar nomination for Best Director

A star is fixed.  During the Oscars on Sunday night, Lady Gaga and Rami Malek had a deeply wholesome moment when she straightened out his crooked bow tie.  The Bohemian Rhapsody star, bless his heart, showed up to the red carpet with his tie like this:  Oh no, Rami, what are you doing?? Image: Jeff Kravitz/getty images Until he ran into Her Majesty Lady Gaga, who took him under her glorious wing like the Mother Monster she is and fixed it.  SEE ALSO: Oscars 2019: The full winners list Here’s…

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Steve Carell and Stephen Colbert get into each other’s personal space to talk about really personal stuff

For old friends Steve Carell and Stephen Colbert, a regular sit-down talk show interview is just not quite personal enough.  That’s why the pair decided to get right up close and personal inside a cardboard box labelled “personal space,” for an interview on The Late Show.  Inside the “personal space,” Carell and Colbert discussed topics such as why Carell is such a “zaddy” now, and whether he’s sick of people quoting The Office to him.  Oh and they also suck on the same candy cane for a good 20 seconds. …

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Jake Gyllenhaal correcting the pronunciation of ‘melancholy’ is destined to become a meme

As long as you don't mispronounce certain words, Jake Gyllenhaal is a pretty friendly guy.Image: Presley Ann/FilmMagic If you ever happen to find yourself in the same room as Jake Gyllenhaal, you had better make damn sure you don’t mispronounce the word “melancholy” in front of him. Just don’t do it. This was a lesson Velvet Buzzsaw director Dan Gilroy learned the hard way on Monday, during a Hollywood Reporter interview with the cast at Sundance. SEE ALSO: Jake Gyllenhaal discusses the day he saw Stephen Colbert’s entire penis Behold…

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Randi Zuckerberg’s podcast satirizes Silicon Valley with fairytales

Prince Charming who?Image: ben arons In Randi Zuckerberg’s world of satirical fairytales, “happily ever after” is not a guarantee. On Friday, Zuckerberg and her longtime business associate Natasha Lewin announced the launch of a silly, yet surprisingly dark, family-friendly podcast called “Once Upon a Timestamp.” The podcast features, as they describe them, “woke/depressing” and “feminist/current” re-tellings of classic fairytales, with contemporary themes like politics, gender, and the tech world.  SEE ALSO: Randi Zuckerberg: The Best Thing About Social Media Is Also the Worst For example, the first episode retells the…

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