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Anne Hathaway to present at Oscars

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  We have a love-hate relationship with the Oscars so it is fitting that the actress everyone loves to hate, Anne Hathaway, will join Jennifer Lawrence in presenting the awards later on March 2. She hasn’t presented since 2011, which her appearance was generally panned. The show is hosted by Ellen DeGeneres, a choice that […] [Read More]
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HBO’s “True Detective’s” amazing six-minute shot

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If you haven’t been watching HBO’s True Detective, you are making a big mistake. The tense crime drama set in Louisiana took a turn into Texas in Sunday night’s episode — the series’ fourth — and the ending, a six-minute, single-shot scene of utter chaos is breathtaking. Director Cary Joji Fukunaga takes lead characters Det. […] [Read More]
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Who’s older: Selena Gomez or Kate Upton?

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Actress Selena Gomez, who started her career on “Barney & Friends” before moving on to the Disney Channel, celebrated her 21st birthday on Monday. But can you tell if she’s older or younger than the famous Sports Illustrated swimsuit model Kate Upton? They’re nearly the same age. Then click through and see if you can […] [Read More]
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The CD turns 30, remembers when Reeboks were cool

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The Compact Disc turns the big three-oh today making it way older than the hipsters who wince at the sound of its non-analog music.
Sony introduced the CDP-101, which after years of industry development, was the first commercially available CD player.
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Fox News inadvertently airs live suicide

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Fox News inadvertently aired a live suicide while broadcasting helicopter footage of a carjacking suspect in Arizona. Anchor Shepard Smith, visibly upset, calls for the live shot to be pulled, but not in time — Viewers saw Smith repeating “get off it,” after the gunshot, indicating he was watching the video on a delay. The [...] [Read More]
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Young TV stars, then and now

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As two famous young’uns of the ’80s make their way to TV screens this week, we’re inspired to look back at other stars who made their mark on television at an early age. From the Cosby kids to the “Facts of Life” ladies to the “Saved By the Bell” teens, let’s look at some of […] [Read More]
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Breaking: Bob Denver, still dead

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Twitter has been afire with news of Bob Denver’s passing. Trouble is, the Gilligan’s Island star has been dead since 2005. But check out the tweets and remember, the internet does not lie: [View the story "Bob Denver is still dead" on Storify] [Read More]
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Cops feed protestors at the RNC

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ABOVE: Sheriff’s Deputies from Hillsborough and Osceola Counties pass out drinks to protesters in the Romneyville camp during the Republican National Convention on August 30, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. Law enforcement officials also distributed surplus food to the Romneyville camp. (Photo by Edward Linsmier/Getty Images) Oakland, Los Angeles, Seattle, New York — pretty much any [...] [Read More]
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Cops feed protestors at the RNC

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ABOVE: Sheriff’s Deputies from Hillsborough and Osceola Counties pass out drinks to protesters in the Romneyville camp during the Republican National Convention on August 30, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. Law enforcement officials also distributed surplus food to the Romneyville camp. (Photo by Edward Linsmier/Getty Images) Oakland, Los Angeles, Seattle, New York — pretty much any […] [Read More]
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Tour the many homes of Mitt Romney

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Mitt Romney seems of hearty stock– he weathered accusations all through the primaries from fellow Republicans, when the likes of  Newt Gingrich, Rick Santorum, Michele Bachmann and Rick Perry, to quote Top 10 Real Estate Deals, “said he was a flip flopper who pioneered Obamacare in Massachusetts, supported gun control before he was against it and was [...] [Read More]
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