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John Legend is PEOPLE’s ‘Sexiest Man Alive’… and he’s perplexed

(CNN)He’s one of the youngest EGOT winners in history. He and his wife are one of Hollywood’s iconic couples. And now, John Legend is PEOPLE’s 2019 “Sexiest Man Alive.” As could be expected, she had a lot to say about it on her Twitter. The social(media)ite — who now calls herself on her Twitter bio a “de-motivational speaker currently sleeping with people’s sexiest man alive” — tweeted in response to the Elba comparison. “Yeah but let’s see an @idriselba pic from 1995 (prob still very hot),” she said. Legend, who…

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How to stream Packers vs. Chiefs on Sunday Night Football

This should have been the game of the year. But, unfortunately, it wont be. Even the most optimistic estimates around Patrick Mahomes knee injury have him missing about three weeks of action. Though he could come back sooner, he certainly wont be ready to go as his Kansas City Chiefs face off against the Green Bay Packers. Backup quarterback Matt Moore did alright against the Denver Broncos last week, giving the Chiefs enough offensive spark to win. But, with Moore facing off against Aaron Rodgers, dont expect a repeat here.…

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If you have doubts about HBO’s ‘Watchmen,’ give it more time

This post includes spoilers for episode 1 of HBOHBOs gets off to a politically dubious start. Set in an alternate version of contemporary Oklahoma, it presents an eyebrow-raising allegory where local police officers are the mortal enemies of a white supremacist group called the Seventh Kalvary. The conflict is so intense that cops wear masks to protect their identities, with detectives like protagonist Angela Abar (Regina King) maintaining superhero alter-egos. s politics evolve drastically as the show progresses, forcing you to reevaluate what you saw before. HBOs spoiler embargo prevents…

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How To Stream Patriots Vs. Redskins In Week 5

Just how bad are the Redskins? On Sunday, we are going to find out. For the last few weeks, for the last year, and for much of the last two decades, the New England Patriots have been at the top of the NFL and the Washington Redskins have been towards the bottom. Dont expect that to change on Sunday. There was hope that rookie quarterback Dwayne Haskins would give Washington a jolt, but he was just as ineffective as Case Keenum in last weeks embarrassing loss to the Giants. Both…

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How To Stream Browns vs. 49ers On Monday Night Football

The Cleveland Browns are finally playing as well as they are supposed to. The Browns vaunted offense simply hasnt played up to expectationsuntil last Sunday, that is. Early weeks of underwhelming play were wiped away with their 40-25 beatdown of the Baltimore Ravens. However, they will face a serious test against an unbeaten San Francisco 49ers team on Monday Night Football. Against the Ravens, the Browns offense was nothing short of amazing. Baker Mayfield threw for 342 yards, 167 of which went to Jarvis Landry. Nick Chubb ran for an…

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‘Joker’ hits movie theaters with controversy and extra security

(CNN)The “Joker” hit movie theaters this week despite a wave of criticism that it glorifies a killer and could encourage copycat attacks nationwide. Stepped up security nationwide In a joint bulletin, the FBI and the Department of Homeland Security warned law enforcement after online threats called for mass shootings at movie showings. The bulletin shared with police this week said while federal authorities had no information leading to specific or credible threats to particular venues, they had received tips of threats posted on social media since at least May. In…

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Bruley, French bulldog from ‘Queer Eye,’ dies

(CNN)Bruley, a French bulldog who made cameo appearances on Netflix makeover series “Queer Eye,” has died, his owner said on Instagram. He was 10. RIP my furry little friend. You brought joy to so many with your jump kisses, grunts and even your farts 💨. You were the best little sidekick we could have had. You will be very missed by all including your mama @tinsely_ who my heart goes out to right now. I love YOU #bruleybru #queereye A post shared by Bobby Berk (@bobbyberk) on Oct 3, 2019…

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How to stream Jets vs. Patriots in Week 3

$25-$40 per month (40% off first month) : s, , , ,Xbox OneGoogle ChromecastNBC, Fox (check your) Both Sling Blue ($25 per month) or Sling Orange + Blue ($40 per month) . for bilingual viewers. Sling TV is currently offering a deal where you can subscribe for 40% off the regular price for the first month of your subscription. That means Sling Blue would cost $15, and Sling Orange + Blue would cost $25. (Heres a complete guide to .) $54.99 per month : Fox, NBC, CBS (check) If youre…

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How To Stream Eagles Vs. Ravens In Preseason Action

Though Carson Wentz wont be playing in Week 3, we should still get a nice preview of these two teams when they clash on Thursday in Philadelphia. Both the Eagles and the Ravens plan on contending this year, and this will be our first chance to see what these teams might look like during the regular season. After getting bounced from the playoffs early last year, both squads hope that better luck with health, more experience, and key signings will lead them further into the postseason in 2019. The Ravens…

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‘Game Of Thrones’ led Creative Arts Emmy wins

(CNN)“Game of Thrones” led the charge at the Creative Arts Emmys with a total of 10 wins for the fantasy show. Amazon’s popular comedy “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” also did well during the night, with a total of six wins. Netflix had another hit with “When They See Us,” with casting directors Aisha Coley and Ashley Ingram winning an award, which they dedicated to the exonerated men who were known as the “Central Park Five,” and the project’s director, Ava DuVernay. Hulu’s “The Handmaid’s Tale” took home both drama guest…

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Everything we know about ‘Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings’

Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings is one of the new franchises arriving inMarvels Phase 4, starring Kims Convenience actor Simu Liu in the title role. Its the first Marvel movie to feature an Asian lead, and is expected to be a martial arts movie, echoing the kung fu origins of the Shang-Chi comics. Due out in 2021, heres everything we know about the film so far. Shang-Chi movie cast Simu Liu was openly rooting for a Marvel role long before he was cast, shooting his shot on…

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Hulu is the fastest-growing live TV streaming service in the U.S.

was the fastest-growing live TV streaming service in the United States during April, May, and June, Disney CFO Christine McCarthy said yesterday during the companys third-quarter earnings report, per Cord Cutters News. Disneys fiscal year begins in October, making April-June its third quarter. The company would not provide hard numbers on Hulus live TV streaming service, so Sling TVmay still be the biggest live TV streaming service in the United States with 2.47 million subscribers. Disney announced that Hulu recorded 1.2 million additional paid subscribers, which pushed its live TV…

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Netflix’s ‘The Last Czars’ is a shallow, melodramatic docudrama

This advice usually applies to overachieving high school students, but it works just as well for docudrama series. Without a bold artistic vision, the blending of narrative TV and documentary filmmaking is doomed to fail.is a prime example. The Last Czars RELEASE DATE: 7/3/2019DIRECTORS: Adrian McDowall, Gareth TunleySTREAMING: NetflixThis lackluster docudrama treatment about the fall of the Romanovs fails as a documentary and as narrative storytelling. The combination of live-action narrative and documentary elements amounts to little more than talking heads offering simple facts about the doomed royals, spliced together…

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Netflix has cut graphic suicide scene from first season of ’13 Reasons Why’

(CNN)More than two years after its debut, a graphic suicide scene has been cut from the first season of “13 Reasons Why,” Netflix announced Monday. “As we prepare to launch Season 3 later this summer, we’ve been mindful about the ongoing debate around the show,” the streaming platform said in a statement. “So on the advice of medical experts, including Dr. Christine Moutier, Chief Medical Officer at the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, we’ve decided with creator Brian Yorkey and the producers to edit the scene in which Hannah takes…

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