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Watch ‘Donald Trump’ take on Bob Ross with his trademark humility The Bob Ross Challenge

White House chief of staff John Kelly probably fantasizing about life after the White House.Image: Getty Images The post-election bloodbath within the Trump administration continues as embattled chief-of-staff John Kelly is out, and is expected to be replaced by Vice President Mike Pence’s chief-of-staff Nick Ayers, who is now Trump’s third chief in less than two years, an unprecedented revolving door for a key position. SEE ALSO: Why the Trump administration is terrified of these children Trump confirmed the news himself on Saturday while speaking with reporters on the White…

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Saoirse Ronan demonstrates she knows literally everything about the movie ‘Bridesmaids’

A lot of us have that one movie we’ve seen so many times that we know every detail of every scene.  For Mary Queen of Scots star Saoirse Ronan, that movie is apparently the 2011 comedy classic Bridesmaids, starring Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph and Melissa McCarthy.  On The Tonight Show, Jimmy Fallon tested Ronan’s knowledge of the movie and it turns out she remembers every. Little. Detail. Details like the nickname given to the flight attendant (“Stove. He’s an appliance,”) and which cast members were roommates in real life (Rebel…

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Ada Hegerberg becomes first woman to win the Ballon D’Or, gets immediately asked if she can twerk

Image: Getty Images When Norwegian footballer Ada Hegerberg became the first woman to win the Ballon D’Or, she likely wasn’t expecting to get asked about her dancing prowess.   Not only are we still living in an age where women are having “firsts,” we’re also still living in an era where men think it’s cool to ask women if they know how to twerk just as they’re accepting a historic award.  SEE ALSO: 9 books to read if you’re mad as hell at the patriarchy After Hegerberg delivered a speech…

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Spotify just released this year’s most-streamed artists and they’re all male

The top five most-streamed artists of 2018 are all maleImage: Lorne Thomson/Redferns/Prince Williams/Wireimage/mashable composition If you want to be one of the most streamed artists on the planet, there’s one thing in particular that you apparently need. That thing is a penis.  Every holiday season, Spotify releases its end-of-year stats, and we get to have a good look at both our own music habits with personalised top tracks-lists, and the lack of gender diversity in the music industry at large.  SEE ALSO: Ariana Grande’s ‘thank you, next’ just broke YouTube…

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Beyonc displayed her rap skills at Global Citizen: Mandela 100

Beyonc Knowles-Carter: rapper.Image: Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100 The voice of Beyoncé has once again made the world stand still. At the Global Citizen: Mandela 100 festival in Johannesburg, South Africa, commemorating what would have been Nelson Mandela’s 100th birthday, Beyoncé and husband Jay-Z performed parts of their On The Run II tour. But this was not Beyoncé’s ordinary phantasmagoric explosion of talent: a highlight came when Beyoncé, vocalist of a generation, absolutely murdered her rap verses on the couple’s single, “Apeshit.”  SEE ALSO: Every artwork…

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Twitter grapples with the mixed legacy of President George H.W. Bush

How should the world remember George H.W. Bush?Image: MIKE SARGENT/AFP/Getty Images The nation, and the internet, are remembering President George H.W. Bush following his death just after midnight on Dec. 1. Some obituaries and remembrances are highlighting what writers describe as his “civility” — a hot button word that pundits and critics have variably longed for in both the actions of political protesters, and our word-diarrhea prone President. Bush, Sr. was reportedly affable and diplomatic; he certainly did not use dehumanizing language in 280 characters to disparage his enemies while…

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YouTuber shares a touching reunion with his cat who survived wildfire

YouTuber Hamish Patterson revealed in a heart wrenching new video on Sunday that his cat, Mike the mini puma, managed to survive the deadly California wildfire that ravaged Malibu. In the video, Patterson shows his home completely destroyed by the wildfires, mourning the devastation. View this post on Instagram

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Steve Carell was nervous about meeting Kelly Clarkson after screaming her name on ‘The 40-Year-Old Virgin’

When Steve Carell’s character in The 40-Year-Old Virgin is getting ready to start dating, he gets his chest waxed. And during that wax, he inexplicably screams out “Kelly Clarkson!” Carell told Jimmy Fallon on The Tonight Show that he had never met Kelly Clarkson until recently, and that he was very nervous about her feelings towards that slightly awkward shout out in the 2005 hit comedy.  “I thought she’d be mad about me about that,” Carell said. “Like, ‘is he making fun of me?’” Turns out, Kelly Clarkson was very…

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This year’s John Lewis holiday advert is a tearjerking tribute to Elton John

Well, it’s that time of year again! Time for the John Lewis Christmas advert and, true to form, it’s a real tearjerker. Especially for fans of the legendary Elton John.  As the familiar dulcet sounds of “you can tell everybody, this is your song” play, you watch the reverse trajectory of Elton John’s musical career, beginning in present day.  As the end of the ad draws nearer, you’ll see a piano-loving schoolboy performing in his assembly hall and peeking over his shoulder to sneak a glance of his mum.  Then…

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Garfield the cat just pissed off a bunch of people on Election Day

The midterm elections have outdone themselves in terms of absurdity thanks to Garfield, the cartoon cat whose comic strip hasn’t been funny since President Ronald Reagan left the White House. Yes, Garfield, the cat who loves lasagna and hates Mondays, is apparently apathetic about whether or not you vote, according to a post on the comic strip character’s Instagram account. Now people are arguing that Garfield’s gone full Melania online. View this post on Instagram What the fuck is this, Garfield pic.twitter.com/zDvQzlkXPd — Matt D. Wilson (@TheMattDWilson) November 6, 2018…

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She turned her dad’s 50-year-old FBI file into a stunning work of art.

Former FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover once said the most threatening thing about the Black Panthers was their free breakfast program for kids. Seriously. That didn’t stop the FBI from keeping close tabs on people like Rodney Barnette, a founding member of the Compton chapter. A Vietnam veteran, he became disillusioned by the racism he experienced after returning home from the war. During his time organizing through the Panthers, he helped push the group’s “radical” agenda that involved feeding hungry kids, protecting elderly in their neighborhoods, and providing black people…

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Simone Giertz celebrated her birthday by trying to eat cake off a conveyer belt

Simone Giertz turned 28, and celebrated being “the length of an average menstrual cycle” by trying to eat cake off a conveyer belt she built.  “I’m taking the day off, and this is how I’m treating myself,” she deadpans.  Running the conveyer belt back and forth, Simone tried taking bites of the cake, but ended up getting repeatedly smacked in the face by frosting. It’s glorious.  At one point, she tries to blow out her birthday candles with a vacuum. In classic Shitty Robot Queen fashion, it doesn’t go so…

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Scary Spice dressed up as Posh Spice for Halloween and the shade is real

Serious shade.Image: Getty Images for Heidi Klum There’s nothing that strange about friends dressing up as each other for Halloween — especially if you both happen to be famous. Mel B’s decision to dress up as Posh Spice seemed to be somewhat loaded, though. SEE ALSO: This video of Victoria Beckham dancing to the Spice Girls is all you want it to be Here’s the outfit, which Mel B (a.k.a. Scary Spice) shared on Instagram on Wednesday night. View this post on Instagram Yesssss @heidiklum yippppeee first year coming to…

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A caravan of tiny terrorists is on its way: an essay by one very scared man.

Buckle up, fellow Americans. The caravan is on its way. Any hour now—any minute—hundreds if not thousands of tiny masked weirdos will spill into our neighborhood streets, invade our porches, bang down our doors—and change the face of this great nation forever. There’s a strange chill in the air—can you feel it? Beth says that’s just the time of year, but I don’t think so. Feels different. Like the calm before a storm of tiny weirdos dressed like Elsa from “Frozen.” Beth says I’m making mountains out of molehills, but…

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Sorry everyone, Stephen King has just given this 1 word a ‘long vacation’

The King of horror is done with things being 'amazing'.Image: WireImage This isn’t the first time Stephen King has banned a particular word or phrase. Anyone who’s read his excellent book On Writing will know he has more than a few pet peeves, and in recent years he’s taken to expressing these on Twitter. SEE ALSO: 41 times Stephen King’s dog Molly was the most evil beast on the internet Here’s an example from last year: Note to writers: “Amazing” is very tired. “Amazing” needs a long vacation. Therefore, please…

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