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'Walking Dead' T-Shirt Pulled From Stores After Being Deemed Racist

(0) Comments | Posted February 23, 2017 | 12:17 PM

A “The Walking Dead” T-shirt has been pulled from a U.K. department store after customers deemed it “racist” and “offensive.”

The white T-shirt, which was being sold at Primark, featured a photo of a baseball bat wrapped in barbed wire, as well as the slogan “Eeny, Meeny, Miny,...

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Emma Watson Explains Why Boys Should Look Up To Female Heroes

(0) Comments | Posted February 23, 2017 | 10:44 AM

Emma Watson believes boys should start looking up to female heroes – and it’s not just because she plays the heroine in Disney’s live-action “Beauty and the Beast.”

In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, the 26-year-old actress explained why boys have trouble accepting women as heroes....

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Nick Cannon's Baby Name Is The Most Eyebrow-Raising Of 2017 So Far

(10) Comments | Posted February 22, 2017 | 3:52 PM

Nick Cannon just won for most eyebrow-raising baby name of 2017 so far.

The “America’s Got Talent” host welcomed his third child with ex-girlfriend and former Miss Arizona U.S.A. Brittany Bell on Tuesday. He then took to Instagram to announce the birth of their baby boy,...

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Chrissy Teigen Says She's Not Offended By Cultural Appropriation

(3) Comments | Posted February 22, 2017 | 12:24 PM

Chrissy Teigen isn’t afraid to speak her mind, even when her comments are controversial.

In a recent interview with E! News, the 31-year-old model called out the lack of diversity in the fashion industry, but raised eyebrows when she added that she is not offended by...

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Children's Book 'Promised Land' Is Encouraging LGBTQ Acceptance

(0) Comments | Posted February 22, 2017 | 10:28 AM

It’s 2017 and finally we have a children’s book that features a gay couple.

Promised Land” is the story about a prince named Leo and a farm boy named Jack who meet in a forest and become friends. But as they embark on an adventure together,...

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Why Rodgers & Hammerstein's 'Cinderella' Is Still Relevant In 2017

(22) Comments | Posted February 21, 2017 | 4:04 PM

Hollywood loves a good remake, but no fairy tale adaptation has been more important than Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Cinderella.”

The 1997 musical reimagining was originally made for TV and starred singer Brandy as the title lead and Whitney Houston as her fairy godmother. While the basic storyline is...

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Twitter Can't Get Enough Of Gordon Ramsay's Brutally Honest Food Reviews

(5) Comments | Posted February 21, 2017 | 11:39 AM

Gordon Ramsay is the king of criticism.

Over the past week, the British chef – who’s known for his high food standards and quippy insults – has been hilariously slamming people’s cooking creations on Twitter. And in true Ramsay fashion, he isn’t holding back.

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Angelina Jolie Taught Her Kids How To Eat Bugs Like A Pro

(0) Comments | Posted February 21, 2017 | 10:11 AM

Angelina Jolie taught her kids how to eat bugs like a pro because she’s a cool mom.

During a weekend trip to Cambodia, the 41-year-old actress appeared on BBC News with her six kids and showed them how to cook up scorpions, tarantulas and other bugs....

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9 Times People Of Colour Didn't Need White Saviours

(11) Comments | Posted February 17, 2017 | 1:43 PM

There's no question that whitewashing in Hollywood is a problem, but perhaps a more underrated issue is the countless movies that idolize white saviours.

The latest example of this is “The Great Wall,” starring Matt Damon. Among the many who slammed the film...

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Paraplegic Man And Fiancée Share Cheeky Pregnancy Announcement

(0) Comments | Posted February 17, 2017 | 12:40 PM

A paraplegic man and his fiancée have defied the odds and are expecting their first child together. To share their joy and excitement, the couple posted their cheeky pregnancy announcement on Reddit earlier this week.

“I hear Reddit likes seeing paraplegics defy the odds...” they captioned...

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Internet Hilariously Thanks Matt Damon For Saving China In 'The Great Wall'

(5) Comments | Posted February 17, 2017 | 10:10 AM

“The Great Wall” was accused of whitewashing last year after it was revealed that noted white actor Matt Damon was its star. In the film, the 46-year-old actor plays William, a European mercenary who makes it his duty to save China from giant creatures.

In response to...

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'Degrassi' Star A.J. Saudin Is All Grown Up And Giving Us Total Drake Vibes

(0) Comments | Posted February 16, 2017 | 12:36 PM

Remember Connor DeLaurier from “Degrassi: The Next Generation”?

The geeky godson of Archie Simpson attended the Gifted Program at Degrassi and always charmed us with his wit.

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Constance Wu To Star In 'Crazy Rich Asians' Based Off Bestselling Book

(0) Comments | Posted February 16, 2017 | 10:08 AM

Kevin Kwan’s bestselling book Crazy Rich Asians is getting a movie adaptation, with Constance Wu as its leading lady.

According to the Hollywood Reporter, the film will be directed by Jon M. Chu and will feature an all-Asian cast.

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William Shatner Helps Boy With Autism Find 'Star Wars' Kraft Dinner

(0) Comments | Posted February 15, 2017 | 2:44 PM

On Sunday, B.C. dad Reed Botwright made a Facebook callout asking for help to find “Star Wars”-branded Kraft Dinner for his son with autism. To his surprise, “Star Trek” actor William Shatner answered the call.

Tweeting at Kraft Foods, Shatner wrote: “Can you...

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Katy Perry Loves Hillary Clinton So Much She Named A Shoe After Her

(1) Comments | Posted February 15, 2017 | 11:50 AM

Katy Perry just took her love of Hillary Clinton to a whole new level.

The 32-year-old singer is launching a new footwear line and has named one of her shoes after Clinton herself.

“It’s got stars in the heel, so it's a pep in...

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Olivia Wilde Melts Hearts On Valentine's Day With Sweet Snaps Of Kids

(0) Comments | Posted February 15, 2017 | 10:15 AM

Olivia Wilde celebrated Valentine’s Day by sharing adorable snaps of her three loves.

On Instagram, the 32-year-old actress dedicated separate posts to her fiancé Jason Sudeikis and their two kids, two-year-old Otis and four-month-old Daisy.

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All The Times The Rock Proved He Was The Sweetest Dad

(2) Comments | Posted February 14, 2017 | 1:18 PM

Dwayne Johnson might be a man of muscle, but he’s a big ol’ softie at heart. The 44-year-old actor has two daughters and believes that being a dad is “the greatest blessing.”

“I realized being a father is the greatest job I have ever had and the

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Genius App Helps Women Find Mom Friends

(0) Comments | Posted February 14, 2017 | 12:42 PM

It’s always nice to have mom friends who can relate to your parenting struggles, but they aren’t always easy to find. Not only is it difficult to find time for a social life when taking care of a little one, but trying to reach out to fellow moms in the...

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Markham Café Is Changing The Lives Of Adults With Special Needs

(6) Comments | Posted February 14, 2017 | 10:21 AM

Wayne’s Cup is more than just a coffee shop. While the Markham, Ont., café is fully-functioning, serving coffee, treats and sandwiches daily, it also serves as a life skills centre for adults with special needs.

“The idea is for them to have fun, and to get...

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Tom Cruise's Mother, Mary Lee South, Dies At Age 80

(7) Comments | Posted February 13, 2017 | 4:27 PM

Tom Cruise’s mother, Mary Lee South, has died. People magazine confirms the 80-year-old, who suffered health problems in recent years, died peacefully in her sleep last week.

Cruise and his three sisters – Lee Ann DeVette, Cass Mapother, and Marian Henry – all attended the memorial...

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