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Arts&Culture BBCI: Texas calf resembles Kiss rocker Gene Simmons
Author: 0 BBCI: Texas calf resembles Kiss rocker Gene Simmons

Simmons, known for his role on "Gene Simmons Family Jewels", as well as being the front man of the rock band Kiss, is famous for sticking his tongue out. Heather Taccetta, who lives at the ranch with her family, said the calf belongs to her grandmother and the animal is named for Simmons. "What happens on the road, is supposed to stay on the road", snarked one Facebook user.

Arts&Culture Bank of England Workers on Strike For First Time in 50 Years
Author: 0 Bank of England Workers on Strike For First Time in 50 Years

They had originally planned a four-day walkout from July 31. The strike had originally been due to begin on Monday but had been delayed to allow the conciliation service Acas to seek to bring the two sides together. 'Mark Carney should come to the picket lines outside this iconic British bank today and explain why hardworking men and women deserve to face years of pay cuts.

Arts&Culture Colin Trevorrow's Episode IX Script Getting Rewrite
Author: 0 Colin Trevorrow's Episode IX Script Getting Rewrite

This is the real challenge that Christie and Johnson have to face around the character, especially if Disney plans to make it an important element, as seems to indicate that Phasma has his own comic book at Marvel very soon. It is unknown at this point in time how extensive Thorne's work will be, but since the Star Wars 9 production schedule remains unchanged, it does not sound like anything major.

Arts&Culture Watch Colbert Bid Scaramucci Farewell with a Queen-Inspired Serenade
Author: 0 Watch Colbert Bid Scaramucci Farewell with a Queen-Inspired Serenade

While she lasted just nine days as queen in 1553 - with an execution to follow the following year - Mr Scaramucci's tumultuous days as the president's official mouthpiece was just long enough to cost him his marriage. Colbert called attention to the fact that Scaramucci's time as communication director was less than two weeks, saying, "That's not even a whole pay period".

Arts&Culture Pub apologises after mistaking priests for stag party group
Author: 0 Pub apologises after mistaking priests for stag party group

But when they arrived dressed in the clerical collar, the doorman assumed they were a group of revellers in fancy dress and turned them away. One of the group, Father Michael Doyle, said similar misunderstandings were not uncommon, and that the group had been asked if they were on a stag do only the weekend before.

Arts&Culture Young Sheldon Will Affect What Happens on The Big Bang Theory
Author: 0 Young Sheldon Will Affect What Happens on The Big Bang Theory

The show will be narrated by adult Sheldon, a.k.a Jim Parsons and co-stars Zoe Perry as Sheldon's mother - a role which is played by Perry's actual mother, Laurie Metcalf, in BBT . "[But] when you take those same qualities and ask a 9-year old to bring that, that's a brat", he said. Steve and I decided early on that we'd enter his life when he's very naive.

Arts&Culture Ramos and Dani Alves advise Neymar to leave Barca for PSG
Author: 0 Ramos and Dani Alves advise Neymar to leave Barca for PSG

Valverde has hailed his side's impressive showing against Real Madrid and has named Messi as an outstanding talent, saying the forward will be crucial as Barcelona push for the La Liga trophy and the Champions League. Monaco on Saturday . "We are going to wait". If the Spaniard does manage to keep him, it will help him to win over the fans and keep a tight unit together, which will be an important factor this season, something that Enrique failed to grasp last campaign.

Arts&Culture Perrie Edwards threw shade at Gigi Hadid?
Author: 0 Perrie Edwards threw shade at Gigi Hadid?

A video shared on Twitter shows bandmate Jade Thirlwall cracking up after the apparent improvisation, prompting Edwards to scold, "Jade, don't!" Zayn Malik's feelings about Gigi Hadid may make you swoon, but they're certainly no strangers to trolls and haters.

Arts&Culture 'Kevin Can Wait' to kill off Erinn Hayes' character, CBS reveals
Author: 0 'Kevin Can Wait' to kill off Erinn Hayes' character, CBS reveals

On Tuesday, Hayes started trending on Twitter after Senior Exec VP of Programming Thom Sherman revealed that Hayes' character will be killed off the show. "I'm not sure we can make that hilarious", CBS Entertainment President Kelly Kahl added, according to the Hollywood Reporter . It sounds like the script will work in Donna Gable's death, perhaps in passing, and move forward swiftly with Kevin and Vanessa's plot.

Arts&Culture Watch Trailer for Call Me by Your Name, Starring Timothée Chalamet
Author: 0 Watch Trailer for Call Me by Your Name, Starring Timothée Chalamet

Following the sale of the film's distribution rights to Sony Pictures Classics , Guadagnino's latest worldwide co-production is all set to thrill viewers in the United States later this November. Sufjan Stevens provides original music, some of which is featured in the trailer. While plenty of our favorite films from the 2017 Sundance Film Festival have been hitting theaters over the summer, from the odd but charming Brigsby Bear to the breakout indie hit The Big Sick , there are still ...

Author: 0 Here's why Bran Stark was acting so weird in Game of Thrones

We got another Stark family reunion last night, this time between long-sundered true-born siblings Sansa and Bran. Bran, the second-to-youngest Stark, reunited with his eldest sister, Sansa, at their family castle in Winterfell after being on the run from the Lannister family following his father's death .

Arts&Culture Sarasota, Fla. Watch Party For 'Siesta Key' Gets Canceled
Author: 0 Sarasota, Fla. Watch Party For 'Siesta Key' Gets Canceled

Gary Kompothecras told the Times that his son, Alex , received death threats but added "there are other reasons" the event was cancelled . Kompothecras , in particular, has elicited a fierce social media backlash after one of his friends was caught on camera dragging a shark behind a boat .

Arts&Culture Photographer Wins $1M Defamation Lawsuit Against Dishonest Couple
Author: 0 Photographer Wins $1M Defamation Lawsuit Against Dishonest Couple

Upset with Polito, the couple engaged in a social media campaign to spread falsehoods about Polito and her business. This ruling should certainly serve notice to the notion that while social media is commonly considered as "social" in its traditional usage, it is still a public forum and therefore subject to laws governing slander and defamation assaults.

Arts&Culture Leave voters are ok with Brexit wrecking the economy, poll shows
Author: 0 Leave voters are ok with Brexit wrecking the economy, poll shows

Having said it wants to end the jurisdiction of the EU Court of Justice, May's team may be willing to accept a body akin to the court of the European Free Trade Association, according to a person familiar with the matter. 'The British constitution does not work without collective responsibility. It's not as if the negotiations have gone well so far. He added the United Kingdom hopes talks on a post-Brexit EU trade deal will begin this autumn, delivering a less than certain verdict ...

Arts&Culture Lawsuit accuses Fox of concocting 'fake news' for Trump
Author: 0 Lawsuit accuses Fox of concocting 'fake news' for Trump

Sean Spicer , who was also implicated by the lawsuit, told the outlet he met with Butowsky only as a favor, and was unaware of any contact with the president. Wigdor, who also represents several current and former Fox News employees who have made sexual and racial harassment complaints against the network.

Arts&Culture Kim Kardashian sued for $100 million over selfie case
Author: 0 Kim Kardashian sued for $100 million over selfie case

Hooshmand alleges that he licensed his invention to a company called SnapLight and they believe that LuMee is using their patented technology. Harooni says LuMee essentially copied his work and has seen massive profits due to Kardashian's promotion of the product. " Kim has done absolutely nothing wrong", said Kardashian's rep speaking to Radar .

Arts&Culture British TV to air Diana's recordings on her failed marriage
Author: 0 British TV to air Diana's recordings on her failed marriage

Princess Diana revealed that her parents never told her they loved her, in intimate confessions recorded on video by her voice coach. "The excerpts from the tapes recorded with Peter Settelen have never been shown before on British television and are an important historical source", Channel Four said in a statement, according to CNN.

Arts&Culture Summer Phoenix Files for Divorce From Casey Affleck After 1-Year Separation
Author: 0 Summer Phoenix Files for Divorce From Casey Affleck After 1-Year Separation

The couple separated in November 2015 after almost 10 years of marriage and 16 years together. " Casey Affleck and Summer Phoenix have amicably separated". The couple has 2 sons - 13-year-old IN and 9-year-old Atticus . Amid his victorious march through Hollywood's award season earlier this year, Casey thanked Summer at the Golden Globes for giving him 'just about every good acting idea [he] ever had, ' adding, 'Thank you very much, I love you'.

Arts&Culture 'Arrested Development': Jason Bateman Teases The Start Of Season 5 On Twitter
Author: 0 'Arrested Development': Jason Bateman Teases The Start Of Season 5 On Twitter

Michael Bluth ( Bateman ), Gob ( Will Arnett ), Lindsay ( Portia de Rossi ), Maeby ( Alia Shawkat ), and George-Michael ( Michael Cera ) are returning for the fifth season, after a four-year absence. "The central spine of that story of is the death of Liza Minnelli's character [Lucille], and a bit of whodunit, who may have done it, who had something to do with it", Bateman explained on EW Radio (via Entertainment Weekly ).

Arts&Culture Macklemore Walks Away Unscathed From Head-On Collision
Author: 0 Macklemore Walks Away Unscathed From Head-On Collision

The truck driver reportedly was rounding a bend when he crossed into oncoming traffic and rammed straight into Macklemore's Benz. The driver of the pickup truck was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the incident, and the force of the crash caused his head to strike the windshield.

Arts&Culture 'Mindhunter' New Trailer and Photos with Jonathan Groff and Holt McCallany
Author: 0 'Mindhunter' New Trailer and Photos with Jonathan Groff and Holt McCallany

Check out the new Mindhunter trailer below. The FBI is investigating a number of serial killers in the first trailer for Netflix's upcoming crime drama, Mindhunter . What did you think about the first trailer for Mindhunter? Their work revolves around unraveling the twisted minds of murderers, but as McCallany's character asks in the new trailer, "How do we get ahead of insane if we don't know how insane thinks?" Will you binge watch it in October? But a murder of other thriller ...

Arts&Culture Kathy Griffin shaves her head in solidarity of sister's cancer battle
Author: 0 Kathy Griffin shaves her head in solidarity of sister's cancer battle

In the other photo, Griffin is clutching her bald head with a smile on her face. Kathy Griffin could use some good publicity after that fiasco in May with the fake bloody Donald Trump head . If Joyce is battling cancer , it will not be a new struggle for the family as Kathy's older brother, Gary , passed away in 2014 after his battle with esophageal cancer .

Arts&Culture Kelly hires crisis team amid sex cult accusations, cancels tour dates
Author: 0 Kelly hires crisis team amid sex cult accusations, cancels tour dates

Sources say the stops were cancelled due to poor ticket sales. It appears the recent reports about Kelly is leading a "sex cult" may have been the final straw for his fans. TMZ also reports that Kelly's July 28th show in Virginia Beach was " barely half full ", and that the "Down Low" singer only performed for 45 minutes.

Arts&Culture WWE Rumors: John Cena vs. Shinsuke Nakamura predicted victor
Author: 0 WWE Rumors: John Cena vs. Shinsuke Nakamura predicted victor

Cena vs. Nakamura has never taken place on WWE programming, so it will be an all-time first for fans to tune in for. Cena congratulated Jinder on getting into better shape and retaining the WWE Title at Battleground before challenging him to a match for the title at Summerslam .

Arts&Culture 'The Bachelorette' recap: Men tell all
Author: 0 'The Bachelorette' recap: Men tell all

Will Gaskins, a 28-year-old sales manager, told Lee why that was offensive: "When you call him aggressive, there is a long-standing history in this country of regarding black men as aggressive to justify a lot of other things". Dean was learning a lot about himself, and I felt like some of the emotions that he had with me, in regards to love, were wrapped up in that I was going through a lot of firsts with him...

Arts&Culture Dileep's manager appears for questioning in actress molestation case
Author: 0 Dileep's manager appears for questioning in actress molestation case

Dileep is now in judicial custody after the Kerala High Court turned down his bail plea. It took the High Court's rejection of his petition and direction to appear before police for Appunni to finally appear. Appunni, who was in hiding, was summoned for questioning after the cops noticed his coming under the same tower locations on all four occasions when Dileep was found to have held discussions with Pulsar Suni, main accused in the case.

Arts&Culture Spotify now has 60 million paying users
Author: 0 Spotify now has 60 million paying users

The news follows a report earlier in the year that indie labels could soon hide their new releases behind a paywall . Apple has guarded Apple Music subscriber numbers a bit more closely than Spotify . Back when music streaming services were first launched, they were exactly that, which is a platform for users to stream music from. What's standing in the way of Spotify going public, however, is negotiations with Warner Music.

Arts&Culture Three High-Profile Pitchers Top Trade Rumors in Major League Baseball
Author: 0 Three High-Profile Pitchers Top Trade Rumors in Major League Baseball

Last season saw them deal starter Rich Hill and outfielder Josh Reddick at the deadline. Falvey and Levine have until 3 p.m. Monday to make any more trades without waivers. And it worked. The Yankees now have someone who will be in pinstripes for at least the next two seasons and, despite injury concerns, has a high ceiling and is good at generating groundball outs.

Arts&Culture 'Blue Whale Challenge': All you need to know about the suicidal game
Author: 0 'Blue Whale Challenge': All you need to know about the suicidal game

The report further cited gamers and IT experts saying that The Blue Whale challenge is hard to track and hunt down, and that there is nothing much the government or police can do to stop the spread of the game. Blue Whale suicide challenge is an online social media group which focuses the vulnerable teens into killing themselves. After signing up, a participant is assigned daily tasks for the next 50 days.

Arts&Culture Celebrity women unite for 'Black Women's Equal Pay Day'
Author: 0 Celebrity women unite for 'Black Women's Equal Pay Day'

Serena Williams is a force on and off of the tennis court, and she's making it known with her latest statements about the wage gap. Despite her own battles within her profession, Williams admits she is in a privileged platform compared to millions of other women.

Arts&Culture Charlamagne Tha God Speaks on Trans Backlash At Politicon with AfterBuzz TV
Author: 0 Charlamagne Tha God Speaks on Trans Backlash At Politicon with AfterBuzz TV

Lil Duval is unapologetic for his violent, transphobic comments, which can be viewed in the videos above. When the hosts urge him to be "politically correct" Duval says that as a comedian he doesn't have to be. - Laverne Cox (@Lavernecox) July 30, 2017Experiencing the negative consequences with our lives. On Monday, Mock responds to the incidents in an op-ed for Allure ; she is clear and steady, detailing why she appeared on The Breakfast Club in the first place despite the ...