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Ellen DeGeneres in JC Penney flap; Does push-ups with Michelle Obama

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It’s been a big week in Ellen’s world. First came Kristen Bell and her crazy sloth-love, now this. Recently, DeGeneres was hired as a new spokesperson for JC Penney. She worked there as a teen and said “I’m excited to tell everybody about this partnership.” But not everybody was excited: Today, one organization called for [...] [Read More]
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Roseanne for president: Comedic actress files papers

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TMZ is reporting that comedienne and self-proclaimed “domestic goddess” Roseanne Barr has filed documents to run for president. [Read More]
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The best Super Bowl ad you won’t see in the U.S.

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Warning: The following video might contain hockey-like content. For that reason, Budweiser will be showing its heartstring-tugging “Flash Fans” ad on Super Bowl Sunday in Canada only. But that’s too bad, because this is the only good “flash mob” ad ever made. If you’ve ever played rec sports, can you imagine if a massive crowd [...] [Read More]
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Gisele asks friends and family to pray for Brady

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As if two-time Super Bowl MVP Tom Brady didn’t have enough luck already, his supermodel wife Gisele Bundchen is petitioning for him to get a little more help … from the man upstairs. In an email obtained by the New York Post, Gisele asked friends and family for some positive vibes in advance of Sunday’s [...] [Read More]
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Jon Stewart isn’t cutting Romney any slack over poor wording

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The Daily Show with Jon Stewart There are some people saying Mitt Romney’s statement that he’s “not concerned about the very poor” has been taken out of context and does not represent his campaign overall. The Daily Show host Jon Stewart is not one of those people. Stewart ridiculed Romney on last night’s show for [...] [Read More]
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Droid users most likely to have sex on the first date

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Guys and girls with Android phones tend to get it on earlier in a relationship, while BlackBerry users are more reserved, according to a survey of Match.com users in Canada that seems to confirm some stereotypes about the various smartphones. Consumerist summed up the results, initially reported by the Toronto Star: They found that 62% [...] [Read More]
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Houston millionaire adopts his girlfriend – really

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The move could affect an upcoming civil trial brought by the parents of Scott Wilson, who was killed in a crash with Goodman’s Bentley in Florida. [Read More]
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‘Star Trek’ captain charged with DUI

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Actor Avery Brooks who starred as Capt. Benjamin Sisko in Star Trek: Deep Space Nine was arrested and charged with DUI in Wilton, Conn. according to the Hartford Courant. The Courant reports that Brooks, 63 and a New Jersey resident, was driving in Connecticut Sunday when police received a complaint about his driving. He was [...] [Read More]
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