8 out and open transgender celebrities you should know about

July 3, 2017

“Basically, my soul is like male,” JakeZyrus told Oprah Winfrey in 2014, then identifying as a lesbian. “But I’m not going to go through that stage where I change everything.” Three years later in June 2017, Zyrus changed his name to Jake Zyrus online and officially came out as transgender. The change brought about massive support across the internet for the formerGlee star, as Zyrus joined the ranks of such…

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Why do England and NI have ‘opt-in’ organ donation? – BBC News

July 2, 2017

So-called “deemed consent” has been the system in Wales since December 2015, where 6% of the population has chosen to opt out. One year on in Wales, 39 organs were transplanted through deemed consent out of a total of 160 transplants. But deemed consent does not apply to certain people including children and those who lack the capacity to understand the system. The campaign for changing the law in the…

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The Most Important Burger Moments in History

June 29, 2017

Given how many hamburgers humans put away a year, its hard to imagine a time when the fast food favorite didnt exist. In actuality, that time wasnt all that long ago. While David Michaels traces the origins of the dish back to 1st century Rome in his new book, The World is Your Burger: A Cultural History, the modern version, he notes, really began showing up in the late 1800s….

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13 things you didn’t know about ‘The Magic School Bus’

June 23, 2017

The Magic School Bus. Magic School Bus Rides AgainOf course, the original was a product of its time. Elementary school students now operate on a much different level of thinking and technological prowess. Netflix CEO Ted Sarandos has mentioned the new show will get an upgrade, which includes the students utilizing modern classroom tech. The Magic School Bus. 12 fascinating facts about The Magic School Bus Screengrab via Netflix 1)…

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These 5 Celebrities Have Low-Key Hot Siblings And We Need To Talk About It

June 23, 2017

National Siblings Daymay technically be on April 10, but we should celebrate it all year long.While we give attention to our favorite celebs on the reg, now is a great chance for theirlesser known brothers and sisters to have some time in the sun. Some of which brace yourself are even hotter than their famous sib. Giphy 1. Eddie and Tom Redmayne eddie redmayne is a work of art; retweet…

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Dennis Rodman gifts North Korean official a copy of Trumps book for some reason

June 17, 2017

NBA hall-of-famer Dennis Rodman is visiting North Korea again, and on Thursday he presented the countrys sports minister with a copy of President Donald Trumps book The Art of the Deal. On Twitter, some conservatives are hailing it as the greatest troll of all time. Is Dennis Rodman pulling off the greatest troll of all time. Gives a copy of The Art of the Deal to #NorthKorea.#Trump #MAGA pic.twitter.com/3MHpDiYqgX —…

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20 facts you didn’t know about ‘Gangnam Style,’ the most popular video ever

June 12, 2017

In honor of its five-year anniversary, here are 20 facts about Gangnam Style that will remind you just how invasive the song really was. Because let’s be honest, you tried to forget it. 20 OPPA facts about “Gangnam Style” 1) Gangnam Style was Psys 18th single The accolades are as follows: Most liked video online First video to be viewed more than 2 billion times on YouTube Largest Gangnam Style…

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The Age of ‘Not Helping’

June 11, 2017

Somewhere, someone first wrote Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak and to remove all doubt. We are pretty sure it wasnt Mark Twain. It may have been Abraham Lincoln. It may have been somebody misremembering a biblical proverb, or the author of a book of rhymes for children. A Minnesota newspaper attributed it to Empeco. Wizard of Oz author L. Frank Baum may have…

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46 Rare Marilyn Monroe Photos Reveal Her Life Before She Was Famous

June 6, 2017

With her platinum blonde hair and signature red lipstick, Marilyn Monroe (who would have celebrated her 91st birthday on the 1st of June) is easily one of the most iconic celebrities of all time, however, only a few know what the actress looked like before she was famous. Born Norma Jeane Mortenson, Monroe had a really tough childhood. She moved from one foster home to another, going through traumatic experiences…

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Wonder Woman Debut Delivers Box-Office Punch for Warner

June 5, 2017

“Wonder Woman” opened as the top film in North American theaters, easily outdrawing a new picture from DreamWorks Animation and handing 21st Century Fox Inc. and DreamWorks Animation owner “Wonder Woman” features Israeli actress Gal Gadot in the title role. She was introduced to movie fans in last year’s “Batman v Superman” film. In the new picture, Gadot plays Diana, princess of the Amazons, in a story that retraces her…

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12 Essay Collections By Women To Get You Through Your 20s

June 2, 2017

Luckily, if youre in the midst of doing more flailing than to-do-list-checking during these years, there are plenty of people whove come before to commiserate, elucidate or simply provide a few laughs through the churning waters of young adulthood. Scaachi Koul, “One Day We’ll All Be Dead And None Of This Will Matter” Scaachi Koul — a BuzzFeed writer who also played a part in the endearing and odd social-experiment…

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Rich People Dont Want Ivanka Trumps Fashion

May 31, 2017

At a T.J. Maxx discount shop in the shadow of New York’s Queensboro Bridge, there’s little sign of Ivanka Trump’s fashion label. But she’s there. Dangling next to a bright red Fossil handbag is a single, blush-leather Ivanka Trump satchel. A flip of the tag reveals a $129 price, about the same as the other bags on the rack. Spread among the jumble are items by Guess? Inc., Nine West Group Inc., Steve Madden Ltd., and even…

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Gillian Anderson personifies David Bowie in new ‘American Gods’ clip

Gillian Andersonmade quite the impressionAmerican GodsAhead of upcoming episode, Lemon Scented You, Starz released a clip and photograph of Media temporarily embodying, complete with Bowies pale blue suit and hair from his music video. Photo via American Gods/Starz American GodsAccording to co-showrunner Bryan Fuller, the TV version of Media is a of media and fame, so whenever Media manifests onto the scene, its often as a celebrity youll recognize. We…

May 27, 2017
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Donald Trump’s SoHo Hotel Planning Layoffs Amid Post-Election Business Slump! Sad!

Donald Trump always knew becoming president would affect his businesses — but we can’t imagine this is what he had in mind. Trump SoHo was once a Manhattan hot-spot frequently populated by celebrities, limos, and spellbound tourists wishing they could afford a $700 room at the five-star hotel. But a lot’s changed during the five months into Trump’s presidency — and surprise, surprise — the once poppin’ hotel is now…

May 25, 2017
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Billy Bush Plans Return To TV After Soul-Searching And Walking On Fire

In an exclusive interview with The Hollywood Reporter published Sunday, Bush described the months following a Washington Post report about a now-infamous hot-mic recording as a roller coaster that hurt a lot. That early part was just chaos. But then things progressed, and when you have a big, traumatic event, you go through stages, and it led to acceptance and understanding. And then I found myself in a place of…

May 22, 2017
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Nicki Minaj Finally Comes for Remy Ma, With Help from Drake and Lil Wayne

In the hip-hop world, not all beef is created equal. There are gradations of drama, with bad blood ranging from a nasty tweet to a decade-long turf war between two feuding labels. And when it comes to the art of the diss track, theres a difference between coming for someone directly and shading the hell out of them (if you dont know what shade is, take two hours to watch…

May 20, 2017
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American Gods Just Aired TVs Most Explicit Gay Sex Scene Ever

American Gods has been called, by various critics, the most important show on TV, a show that couldnt be more timely, and, by The Daily Beasts Melissa Leon, a celebration of immigrants in the face of Trumpism. Adding to those superlativesand underlining its importanceSunday nights episode featured the most graphic gay sex scene there has ever been on TV. And it happened to be between two men who are Muslim….

May 19, 2017
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Dancing With The Stars Is Getting Its Own Junior Spin-Off!

Tis the season of spin-offs! On Tuesday, ABC announced a new spin-off from DWTS involving celebrity kids and kids of celebrities! Expect to find it on your TV screens this spring! Related Stories Katy Perry Is Officially An American Idol Judge As ABC Also Announces ‘Format Changes’ To The Show Random Couple Alert! Scott Disick & Bella Thorne Have A Dinner Date In Los Angeles! Kellyanne Conway Insists She Does…

May 17, 2017
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14 Celebrities Who Have Opened Up About Their Mental Health

About one in five adults are effected bymental illness in the United States every year, according to the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). Thats 43.8 million people. And one in 25 people have a mental illness that interferes with anactivity in their daily life, which is about 9.8 million people. Someof your favorite celebrities are among those numbers, working toward bettering their mental health, just like the rest of…

May 15, 2017
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8 Black Mommy Bloggers To Follow For Endless Life Hacks And Inspo

Motherhood, in 2017, is more stylish and popping than ever! Long gone are the days when a womans identity as a mother overshadows everything else in her life. Celebrities like Beyonc, Ciara and now, Serena Williams, are the famous figures who consistently show us that motherhood may sit at the top of the list, but isnt the entire list. Thereare also bloggers who provide a lot of practical inspiration with…

May 14, 2017
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