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  1. See it: Scottie Nell Hughes says Hillary Clinton tears down boysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | New York Daily News

    Right-wing journalist Scottie Nell Hughes accused Hillary Clinton and Democrats of tearing down boys by telling girls that Clinton's historic nomination Tuesday shows them they too can be President. Hughes denied the infamous glass ceiling ever existed and said women would be "sexist" to vote for the former secretary of state "just because she's a woman."

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  2. Sandy Pearlman, Blue Oyster Cult Producer, Manager, Dead at 72Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | RollingStone

    Sandy Pearlman, a rock renaissance man who worked as a critic and manager, and produced bands like Blue Oyster Cult and the Clash, has died at 72. Sandy Pearlman, a record executive, songwriter, manager, poet and producer for acts like Blue Öyster Cult and the Clash, has died, according to a Facebook post from friend Robert Duncan. He was 72. Duncan wrote that Pearlman "passed peacefully surrounded by love" Tuesday morning, and that a celebration of his life would be announced in the coming days.

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  3. Five Days 'til the SmackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    Also loves cats. All material herein is written and copyrighted by him, or by a member of our "Yes yes yes.

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  4. Leslie Jones returns to Twitter after racist harassmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    "Welpa a bitch thought she could stay away," Jones tweeted. "But who else is gonna live tweet Game of Thrones !!" Earlier this week, Jones became the target of a barrage of hateful, offensive tweets , and the comedian took screenshots and shared some of the abusive messages, encouraging her followers to help her report the trolls.

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  5. Review: Billy Crystal sits down for stand up Auckland showRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The New Zealand Herald

    If ever a man has earned the right to do sit down comedy, it's Crystal. A youthful 68, it's unlikely now that he'll bring his superb one-man show 700 Sundays to New Zealand.

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  6. Billy Crystal's first ever stand-up performance in NZ spans Muhammad Ali to Meg RyanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Stuff.co.nz

    REVIEW: For the majority of Billy Crystal's two-plus hours on stage, he talked about his friendships with the most famous people on earth, and remained totally down-to-earth doing it. The stand-up performance at Auckland's ASB Theatre with special guest Andrew Denton was the first time Crystal had ever performed in New Zealand.

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  7. HBO dominates Emmy race while FX and Netflix gain groundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Digital Trends

    The who's, what's, and where's of this year's Emmy nominations: did your favs make the cut? Last year's Emmy Awards dished out the typical expected wins, alongside some disappointments, surprises, and outright shutouts. AMC's Better Call Saul , for example, got little love.

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  8. Emmy Acting Nominations Most Diverse EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Deadline

    Unlike at the Oscars, the Television Academy hasn't had a problem with diversity in its acting categories. For the third year in a row, non-white performers continued to rally at the Emmys, earning 21 nominations across the drama, comedy, movie/limited and guest categories.

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  9. Emmys 2016: Game of Thrones leads nominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | IndieLondon

    Its nominations included best supporting actor and actress nominations for Peter Dinklage, Kit Harington, Lena Headley, Emilia Clarke and Maisie Williams and nods for writers David Benioff and DB Weiss. It is also in the running for best drama series.

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  10. Emmys highlight diversity with more than 20 non-white acting nomineesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Entertainment Weekly

    Twenty-one non-white actors were nominated during Thursday's Emmy nominations, a diverse list of representation that includes last year's best actress in a drama winner Viola Davis, Mr. Robot star Rami Malek, and many others. "At no time in the past 70 years has our industry achieved the vibrancy, relevancy, consistent creative excellence, and diversity we are experiencing at this very moment," Television Academy chairman and CEO Bruce Rosenblum said before the nominations were announced.

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  11. Nominations Announced for 68th Annual Emmy Awards; Updating LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    This morning at 11:30am/ET, Anthony Anderson and Lauren Graham presented the nominations for the 68th EMMY AWARDS from the Wolf Theatre at the Academy's newly-opened Saban Media Center. Television Academy Chairman and CEO Bruce Rosenblum also joined Anderson and Graham at the nominations ceremony.

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  12. Dan Harmon brings the hilarious world of fantasy roleplaying to NBC's SeesoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Mashable

    "I started playing Dungeons & Dragons with a group of people when I was 12; it lasted for a few short joyful chapters of my life," he told Mashable . "There was this cool kid in the neighborhood who moved to Milwaukee from California.

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  13. Davis: Haters are gonna hate; box office is gonna grinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    When the budget for Waterworld started skyrocketing and reports of strife on the set were reported, some people were prophesizing its doom. While the movie was a not a blockbuster, it was a rousing adventure that did decent business and eventually turned a profit.

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  14. Funny men: Most likely future comic on each top 25 team?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | ESPN

    With Mark Schlabach's most recent Way-Too-Early Top 25 rankings as our guide, we have ranked everything from the weakest position groups to the most likely future presidential candidates. This week, a little comedy.

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  15. Celebrity birthdays June 26-July 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Bassist Colin Greenwood of Radiohead is 47 on June 26. Here, Radiohead band members, from left, Ed O'Brien, guitar, Jonny Greenwood, lead guitar, Colin Greenwood, bass guitar, Thom Yorke, lead vocalist, and drummer Phil Selwayan pose in their hotel room in 2008 in Washington.

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  16. Celebrity birthdays June 26-July 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Bassist Colin Greenwood of Radiohead is 47 on June 26. Here, Radiohead band members, from left, Ed O'Brien, guitar, Jonny Greenwood, lead guitar, Colin Greenwood, bass guitar, Thom Yorke, lead vocalist, and drummer Phil Selwayan pose in their hotel room in 2008 in Washington.

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  17. Celebrity birthdays for the week of June 26-July 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | White Lake Beacon

    June 26: Singer Billy Davis Jr. of the Fifth Dimension is 78. Singer Brenda Holloway is 70. Musician Mick Jones of The Clash is 61. Singer Chris Isaak is 60. Singer Patty Smyth is 59. Singer Terri Nunn of Berlin is 57. Singer Harriet Wheeler of The Sundays is 53. Guitarist Eddie Perez of The Mavericks is 48. Bassist Colin Greenwood of Radiohead is 47. Writer-director Paul Thomas Anderson is 46. Actor Sean Hayes is 46. Actor Chris O'Donnell is 46. Actor Nick Offerman is 46. Keyboardist Jeff Frankenstein of Newsboys is 42. Country singer Gretchen Wilson is 42. Drummer Nathan Followill of Kings of Leon is 37. Singer Ryan Tedder of OneRepublic is 37. Actor Jason Schwartzman is 36. Actress Aubrey Plaza is 32. Actress Jennette McCurdy is 24. Singer-actress Ariana Grande is 23. June 27: Singer Bruce Johnston of the Beach Boys is 74. Actress Julia Duffy is 65. Actress Isabelle Adjani is 61.

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  18. Toronto councillor Josh Colle wants a free Tragically Hip concert at DownsviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | The Toronto Star

    Sees it as a solution to meeting fans' demand for tickets, which have been in short supply and changing hands at inflated prices. The Rolling Stones held a free concert at Downsview in 2003.

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  19. Davis: Turtles are back to rake in the doughRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Kelowna Capital News

    One week after a strong debut of X-Men: Apocalypse, another comic book sequel looks to take the top spot at the box office. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows was inevitable after the first movie in this rebooted franchise grossed almost $500 million worldwide.

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  20. Hear Jack White's Funk-Guitar Theme Song for the - Maya and Marty' TV ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Guitar Player

    Jack White has written the funky instrumental theme music for Maya Rudolph and Martin Short's new NBC variety show, Maya and Marty . The song features White on drums with musicians from his Third Man Records: guitarist Lillie Mae Rische, pedal-steel guitarist Fats Kaplin, bassist Dominic Davis and organist Dean Fertita.

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