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Matthew Broderick teases Ferris Bueller Super Bowl ad

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Bueller? Bueller? The web is abuzz that Ferris himself may return during the Super Bowl, or maybe even to theaters, after a cryptic video was posted on YouTube today. The video shows Matthew Broderick throwing open some curtains and asking, “How can I handle work on a day like today?” The very Bueller “Oh Yeah” [...] [Read More]
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Paula Deen caught on video chowing down on cheeseburger

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Paula Deen isn’t letting Type 2 diabetes keep her down. Splash has posted a video of the celebrity chef, who has come under fire for promoting a diabetes drug and hiding her disease, enjoying a cheeseburger and fries during her annual Paula Deen Party at Sea cruise. TMZ also has a photo if you want [...] [Read More]
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Girl collapses after eating mostly chicken nuggets for 15 years

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In a chicken-flavored version of the “Super Size Me” documentary, a British girl is apparently dealing with the consequences of eating nothing but chicken nuggets and french fries for 15 straight years. According to tabloids The Sun and the Daily Mail, 17-year-old Stacey Irvine of Birmingham has been eating chicken nuggets since the age of [...] [Read More]
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Wal-Mart removes store greeters from overnight shifts

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The beloved Walmart greeters, who welcome shoppers as they enter the automatic doors and grab their carts at the big-box store, will no longer be there to say hi during all hours of the night, Bloomberg News reported. After three decades, the company decided to remove greeters from the 10 p.m. to 7 a.m. shift [...] [Read More]
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Leprosy group wants ‘Pirates’ to walk the plank

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The British animator Aardman will change a scene in its upcoming film, “Pirates: Band of Misfits,” after objections from leprosy advocacy groups, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The 3D animated film voiced by the likes of Hugh Grant, Salma Hayek, Jeremy Piven and David Tennant is due in theaters April 27. The groups that came out against [...] [Read More]
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A star is born: New dad freestyles to fetal monitor

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As he waited for his new son to arrive in the delivery room, U.S. Air Force Sgt. Charles McDaniel didn’t pick up a magazine or grab the TV remote.  Instead, he filled the room with a freestyle rap to the cadence of the fetal monitor, MSNBC is reporting: McDaniel, an Air Force staff sergeant based [...] [Read More]
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14-year-old Utah boy killed by tiny replica cannon

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Utah police are investigating how a tiny replica cannon accidentally fired at a 14-year-old boy and killed him, according to an ABC News story. [Read More]
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Nearly bankrupt T.O. says, ‘I’M IN HELL’

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When we last heard from Terrell Owens, he was announcing his return to pro football – not the NFL, mind you, the Indoor Football League. He’ll be paid $250,000 to $500,000 by the Allen Wranglers, which is a good thing, because Owens really needs the money. In fact, he’s nearly broke. Or so he tells [...] [Read More]
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What’s with the dumb joke, Mr. President?

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Some outlets are saying President Obama’s joke about spilled milk in last night’s State of the Union Address bombed, but it didn’t. The captive audience laughed. Politely. [Read More]
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Soccer star’s girlfriend claims he’s on injury list because of too much sex

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Is there such thing as too much sex? If you are a professional soccer player, apparently yes. AC Milan standout midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng is on the sidelines with an injury, and his girlfriend Melissa Satta claims it’s because of their steamy bedroom behavior. “The reason why he is always injured is because we have sex [...] [Read More]
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