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11 anti-Valentine’s gifts for people who hate Valentine’s Day (you know who you are!)

Each year, we love putting together Valentine’s Day gift ideas, but I admittedly have had a love/hate relationship with Valentine’s Day throughout my life. Love the opportunity to tell people in my life I love them, hate the pressure, love helping my kids spread love and kindness, hate knowing how hard it can be for […]
Tags: Diy, Shopping, Etsy, Valentine's Day, Humor, Pop Culture, Cookies, Handmade, Valentine, Gifts For Women, Gifts For Men, Valentine's Day Gifts, Gifts For Geeks, Food Gifts, Gifts For Teens + Tweens, Valentines Cards


Juelz Santana Marries Kimbella Ahead of 27-Month Federal Prison Sentence

Love & Hip Hop New York star Juelz Santana and his longtime girlfriend and fellow LHHNY castmate Kimbella Vanderhee are officially husband and wife.The reality couple tied the knot Thursday (Jan. 10) in a private wedding ceremony in New York in front of celebrity friends such as Jim Jones, Cam’ron, Maino, Joe Budden, Lil Kim, Freekey Zekey, and others.Juelz and Kimbella have been together for at least a decade and share two children together: 8-year-old son Juelz Santana James and 6-year-old dau...
Tags: Reality TV, New York, Celebs, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Juelz Santana, Celebrity Couples, Trending, Newark Liberty International Airport, Santana, Apollo Theater, Juelz, Love & Marriage, Love & Hip-Hop, LHHNY


R. Kelly Reportedly Having Panic Attacks Over “Surviving R. Kelly” Lifetime Documentary

Lifetime’s “Surviving R. Kelly” documentary series is reportedly taking a toll on R. Kelly, TMZ reports.According to the gossip site, the singer-songwriter has been so stressed out about the whole situation that he’s been suffering from severe panic attacks, which started in the days leading up to the 6-episode series airing last week and has continued even afterward. TMZ reported that one attack was so serious that he had to seek treatment at a hospital.“Surviving R. Kelly” documented in great ...
Tags: Health, Celebs, Georgia, Lifetime, Pop Culture, Jazz, Aaliyah, Lady Gaga, Controversy, Reports, R. Kelly, Gaga, Kelly, John Legend Chrissy Teigen, Kellz, Ignition


Mathew Knowles Explains How He Protected Beyoncé & Destiny’s Child From R. Kelly

Mathew Knowles played absolutely ZERO games when it came to protecting his daughter and her bandmates from alleged sexual predator R. Kelly.In an interview with the UK newspaper Metro, Knowles revealed the steps he and his wife at the time, Tina Knowles, took to ensure that Destiny’s Child was safe around R. Kelly in the mid-1990s when the allegations of his sexual misconduct first surfaced.Knowles—who managed Destiny’s Child—said Kelly submitted a song for the group’s debut album, but he turned...
Tags: Music, UK, Celebs, Beyonce, Hip Hop, Rape, Sony, Pop Culture, Jazz, Aaliyah, Solange, Sexual Predators, Metro, R. Kelly, Trending, Kelly


Watch the Hilarious Trailer for “Little” Starring Marsai Martin, Regina Hall & Issa Rae

Universal Pictures has released the first official trailer for “Little,” the body-swapping comedy starring Regina Hall, Black-ish star Marsai Martin and Insecure creator Issa Rae.The film centers around Hall’s character, Jordan Sanders—a wealthy, no-nonsense tech mogul who wakes up one morning to find out she’s trapped in the body of a 13-year-old girl, played by Martin.Rae, who plays Jordan’s very under-appreciated assistant April, finds out at work what happened and hilarity ensues as she sets...
Tags: Videos, Comedy, Celebs, Movies, Funny, Tom Hanks, Pop Culture, Hilarious, Trailers, Jazz, Kenya, Jordan, Regina Hall, Movie Trailers, Jennifer Garner, Universal Pictures


Where to travel by zodiac sign

Maybe you think astrology is stupid. Maybe you think it’s a bunch of hippie-dippy junk science people use to excuse bad behavior. “Well you should have known I was going to was going to cheat on you, Janet. I’m a Scorpio!” Ok, well put that aside for a second. Because if you buy into astrology — if only for the time it takes to read your horoscope — it can be pretty entertaining. And sometimes, surprisingly accurate. Besides, even if you’re not into astrology, there’s a good chance someone yo...
Tags: Travel, Japan, Instagram, Montana, Mexico, La, Israel, Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, America, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Barcelona, Colombia, Thailand, Maine


Cyntoia Brown Granted Clemency After Serving 15 Years of Life Prison Sentence for Killing Man Who Bought Her for Sex When She Was 16

Cyntoia Denise Brown, the woman who was sentenced to life in prison for killing a 43-year-old man who bought her for sex when she was 16 years old, has been granted an early release and is expected to be out of jail this summer.On Monday (Jan. 7), Tennesee Governor Bill Haslam granted clemency to 30-year-old Cyntoia Brown and ordered her early release from prison, where she has served 15 years of a 51-year sentence for the murder of 43-year-old Johnny Allen. RELATED: Fast Facts About Cyntoia Bro...
Tags: Crime, Kim Kardashian, News, Tennessee, Pop Culture, Jazz, Tennesee, Good News, Trending, Brown, Bill Haslam, Haslam, Lipscomb University, Johnny Allen, Gov Haslam, Ms Brown


The diversity of movie heroes and movie makers | Editors’ Top 10 of the Year

Welcome to our annual editors top 10 of the year! Through the rest of the year, we’ll be sharing 10 of our favorite things (no offense, Oprah) of this past year and we hope you love them too. Of course we love everything we’ve shared, but these things are all extra special to us.  – Liz […]
Tags: Shopping, Entertainment, Pop Culture, Editors' Picks, Lgbtq, Superheroes, Oprah, Liz, Home Entertainment, Family Entertainment, Entertainment + Media, Editors Best of the Year


Pasadena’s underage dance club Marilyn’s Back Street plans 40th reunion event

From 1978-1992, Marilyn’s Back Street on Lake Avenue in Pasadena was the place to go — if you were between the ages of 16 and 21. Owner Marilyn Feldsher started the venue after learning that her own children’s experiences trying to get into clubs, and she wanted a safe space for underage kids to enjoy a night out. Club-goers had to meet a dress code and no alcohol was allowed, but there was music and dancing. The fun lasted until an ailing Feldsher was ultimately forced to close Marilyn’s, and t...
Tags: Facebook, Music, Sweden, Sport, Power, Things To Do, Soccer, Pop Culture, Croatia, Pasadena, Pomona, Marilyn, KROQ, Thompson Twins, Desert Hot Springs, La Canada


August Alsina’s Sister Died on Christmas Night After Battle With Cancer

August Alsina is mourning the loss of his sister who died on Christmas night.The R&B singer took this his Instagram page on Wednesday (Dec. 26) to announce that his sister Chandra had passed away after a bout with cancer.The post included a tribute video dedicated to his late sister featuring his song “Other Side” along with a lengthy message about how he is “devastated” and “deeply shattered” over the passing of his “number one fan.”“Chandra… My Sister, My friend, life giver to my nieces, my ha...
Tags: Family, Celebs, Cancer, Pop Culture, Jazz, Mel, Trending, Melvin, Chandra, Alsina, August Alsina


Mugshot Madness: Adrien Broner Arrested 2 Days Before Christmas

Adrien Broner added a new mugshot to his collection earlier this week after he was arrested just two days before Christmas.According to TMZ:The boxing star was busted Sunday in Broward County, Florida after a warrant for his arrest was issued for failure to appear in court earlier this month. He was booked in county jail and then released … court records show.The bench warrant stems from a case dating back to December 2017 … after he was arrested for having no driver’s license, speeding, no regi...
Tags: Celebs, Celebrity Arrests, Mugshots, Sports, Pop Culture, Jazz, Manny Pacquiao, Las Vegas, Adrien, Adrien Broner, Broward County Florida, Broner, Mugshot Madness


“Goodfellas” Actor Frank Adonis Dead at 83

Frank Adonis, a veteran actor best known for his roles in a number of Martin Scorsese films, has died at the age of 83 years old.An official cause of death for Adonis wasn’t immediately revealed, however, TMZ reports that the actor died Wednesday night (Dec. 26) in Las Vegas after a “long battle of various health issues.”Adonis’ wife Denise told the gossip site he had been sick with kidney problems for the past couple of years. She said he had been on dialysis and was on a ventilator in the days...
Tags: Celebs, Hollywood, Pop Culture, Jazz, Las Vegas, Martin Scorsese, Denise, Adonis, R.I.P, Cause Of Death, Celebrity Deaths, Goodfellas (Movie, Frank Adonis, Denise Adonis, Anthony Stabile, Frank Adonis Dead


Harry Potter Collection at Pottery Barn | Editors Top 10 of the Year

Welcome to our annual editors top 10 of the year! Through the rest of the year, we’ll be sharing 10 of our favorite things (no offense, Oprah) of this past year and we hope you love them too. Of course we love everything we’ve shared, but these things are all extra special to us.  – Liz […]
Tags: Living, Shopping, Home Decor, Pop Culture, Harry Potter, Oprah, Liz, Cool Tech, Nursery Decor, Editors Best of the Year


Watch the Terrifying Trailer for Jordan Peele’s New Psychological Thriller “Us”

Oops, he did it again! Jordan Peele is putting out yet another movie that will have EVERYONE talking. And if you thought “Get Out” was terrifying, wait until you see the trailer for Peele’s latest psychological thriller “Us.”The film stars Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o and her “Black Panther” co-star Winston Duke as a mother and father who take their two children on vacation to a beach house expecting to enjoy time with friends, but their trip quickly turns into a nightmare when a family of four t...
Tags: Videos, Movies, Entertainment, Pop Culture, Adelaide, Trailers, Jazz, Movie Trailers, Lupita Nyong'o, Lupita Nyong, Peele, Jordan Peele, Winston Duke, Duke Winston, Us (movie, Gabe Winston Duke


Terrence Howard Proposes to Ex-Wife Mira Pak With $1 Million Engagement Ring

“If at first you don’t succeed, dust yourself off and try again” is a statement Terrence Howard is taking seriously … because he just proposed to his ex-wife, Mira Pak, just three years after they divorced.The “Empire” star reportedly popped the question Sunday night (Dec. 23) in front of friends and family at Crustacean Beverly Hills. According to TMZ, Howard presented Pak with a 7-carat VVS diamond and rose gold engagement ring worth around $1 million.The 49-year-old actor announced the engage...
Tags: Celebs, Instagram, Pop Culture, Jazz, Proposals, Ghent, Celebrity Couples, Howard, Pak, Ben Baller, Aubrey, Terrence Howard, Michelle Ghent, Celebrity Relationships, Celebrity Engagements, Mira Pak


WATCH: Safaree Proposed to Erica Mena on Christmas Eve With a $175K Engagement Ring

Safaree and Erica Mena are engaged!The Love & Hip Hop star proposed to his new girlfriend and fellow LHH cast member at her home in Atlanta on Christmas Eve.The couple only started dating a couple of months ago, but it looks like things are moving pretty fast.A rep for Safaree told TMZ: “2019 is the year of new beginnings and it’s safe to say our guy Safaree stepped up and put a ring on it.”According to the gossip site, Safaree presented Erica with a $175,000 engagement ring that features 14 car...
Tags: Videos, Celebs, Instagram, Safaree Samuels, Atlanta, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Safaree, Erica, Erica Mena, Love & Hip-Hop, Love & Hip Hop Hollywood, Love & Hip-Hop Atlanta, Love & Hip Hop New York


Cardi B Explains Jet Ski Photo With Offset: “I Just Had to Get F**ked. That’s All.”

Cardi B says she has a perfect explanation as to why she got back together with Offset (temporarily) and why we saw them all “boo’d up” on a Jet Ski a few days ago.The “Money” rapper, who announced her split with her husband of a little over a year earlier this month, took to Instagram to address the photos that surfaced showing her and the Migos rapper riding on a Jet Ski in San Juan Friday (Dec. 21) ahead of her performance in Puerto Rico at the Electric Holiday festival, explaining that it wa...
Tags: Celebs, Instagram, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Puerto Rico, Celebrity Couples, San Juan, Cardi B, Cardi, Offset, Celebrity Relationships, Electric Holiday


Beyoncé Shares Rare Photos of Twins Rumi & Sir Carter From Trip to India

Beyoncé recently updated her website with a bunch of new photos and offered us a rare glimpse into her private life by sharing never before seen pics of her twin babies Rumi and Sir Carter.Documenting her recent trip to India, where she performed at a lavish wedding for the daughter of a multi-billionaire, Queen Bey posted two new photos featuring Rumi and Sir.In one of the photos (above), the 37-year-old pop icon can be seen standing on what looks like a secluded beach, smiling and lifting Rumi...
Tags: Photos, Celebs, Kids, Beyonce, Babies, India, Pop Culture, Jazz, Queen Bey, Jay, Trending, Rumi, Carter, Bey, Celebrity Babies, Celebrity Kids


Swae Lee (Accidentally?) Flashed His Penis on Instagram Live While Showing Off New Tattoos

Oops! Swae Lee of Rae Sremmurd was showing fans his new tattoos on Instagram Live Wednesday morning (Dec. 19) when he “accidentally” flashed his penis, which made him a trending topic on Twitter for a few hours. The video showed the rapper-singer standing naked in a bathroom as he showed off his tattooed body. Seconds later, as he moved the camera towards his lower body, Swae’s junk was exposed to the thousands of fans watching his IG Live video. Of course, screenshots were taken, and the footag...
Tags: Celebs, Instagram, Dicks, Penis, Oops, Hip Hop, Rae Sremmurd, Pop Culture, Tattoos, Jazz, Don, Swae Lee, Swae, Twitter reactions, celebs on Instagram, Instagram Live


NASA makes cool space mission posters that reference pop culture

So, get this. For many years now, NASA has been putting out some really fun posters to bring awareness to their space missions. They reference everything from Star Trek to Star Wars and lots in-between. Bored Panda writes: Since the very first International Space Station mission in 2000, NASA has been creating expedition posters usually featuring a group photo of the crew. These posters were used to advertise expeditions and were also hung in NASA facilities and other government organizations. H...
Tags: Star Wars, Post, News, Nasa, Star Trek, Pop Culture, Space Missions


No, Justin Bieber & Hailey Baldwin Don’t Have Head Lice Together

A viral tweet claiming that Hailey Baldwin said that she and Justin Bieber both had lice and she said it was “romantic that we have it at the same time” is totally fake. It all started when a Twitter account disguising themselves as the popular celebrity news account Pop Crave tweeted this: As you can see, the tweet racked up thousands of retweets and likes. The celebrity gossip blog Hollywood Unlocked even picked it up as a legitimate news story. And Twitter had a field day with the fake news:...
Tags: Twitter, Celebs, Justin Bieber, Pop Culture, Rumors, Jazz, Hailey Baldwin, Justin, Hailey, Fake News, Hollywood Unlocked, Justin Hailey, Hailey Bieber, Justin Bieber Hailey Baldwin Don


Cardi B Says Her Breakup With Offset is NOT a Publicity Stunt: “I Don’t Need No F**kin Publicity B**ch”

As Cardi B and Offset’s breakup continues to dominate gossip headlines, Cardi B wants the world to know that her split with her husband is the real deal, Holyfield. Over the weekend, Offset pulled off an elaborate stunt that saw him crashing Cardi B’s Rolling Loud performance and begging her to take him back in front of a screaming audience of thousands of fans. The rapper appeared on stage with a cart of roses spelling out the words “Take Me Back Cardi.” WATCH: Offset Crashes Cardi B’s Rolling...
Tags: Celebs, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Publicity Stunts, Celebrity Couples, Cardi B, Foster, Cardi, Holyfield, celebs on Instagram, Offset, Instagram Live, Celebrity Relationships, Patientce


Pastor John Gray Defends Buying His Wife a $200,000 Lamborghini

John Gray, a South Carolina megachurch pastor, has been catching a lot of flock on social media for his decision to surprise his wife with a $200,000 Lamborghini Urus—one of the most expensive cars on the market. Pastor John Gray—who heads Relentless Church in Greenville, S.C.—defended his actions in a lengthy Facebook Live video on Thursday (Dec. 13), saying that “not a nickel, not a penny” from his church went towards purchasing the gift, which was an eighth-anniversary present for his wife an...
Tags: Videos, Celebs, White House, Church, Pop Culture, Jazz, Jesus, Houston, Donald Trump, Backlash, Christ, South Carolina, Facebook Live, Gray, Greenville, Lamborghini


“Laverne & Shirley” Star Penny Marshall Dead at 75

Penny Marshall—actress, comedian and director—has died at the age of 75. Marshall, best known for her starring role in the 1970s sitcom Laverne and Shirley was reportedly found dead at her home in Hollywood Hills Monday night (Dec. 17). According to TMZ, Marshall’s cause of death was complications from diabetes. In addition to diabetes, Marshall dealt with a number of health issues during her final years. In 2010, it was reported that she had been diagnosed with lung cancer that had metastasized...
Tags: Celebs, Television, Entertainment, Congress, Abc, America, Fox, Diabetes, United States, Mark Wahlberg, Pop Culture, Jazz, Shirley, Penny Marshall, Penny, Marshall


Diddy Celebrated Kim Porter’s Birthday With a Party Attended By Beyoncé, JAY-Z, Mary J. Blige & More

Saturday (Dec. 15) would have been Kim Porter’s 47th birthday, and even though she is no longer with us, her family celebrated her life on her special day along with a number of close friends. According to Page Six, Diddy hosted a birthday party in honor of Kim over the weekend at Giorgio’s at the Standard in Los Angeles, and the star-studded guest list included big names like Beyoncé, JAY-Z, Mary J. Blige, French Montana and Usher. One source said legendary musician George Clinton attended the ...
Tags: Celebs, Usher, Beyonce, Montana, Los Angeles, Jay-z, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Kim, Mary J. Blige, Diddy, Porter, Quincy, George Clinton, Combs


Snoop Dogg Blasts Kanye West Over Drake Tweets: “Somebody Take That Ni**a Phone!”

It’s clear whose side Snoop Dogg is on when it comes to this whole Kanye West vs. Drake thing. The Hip-Hop veteran took a moment out of his busy day of smoking weed to call out Kanye following his Twitter rampage aimed at Drake. In a video he posted on Instagram over the weekend, with Drake’s 2013 song “From Time” playing in the background, Snoop slammed Kanye after the “I Love It” rapper accused Drake of “threatening” his family and “sneak dissing” him. “Is y’all getting tired of Kanye West and...
Tags: Celebs, Kim Kardashian, Beef, Kanye West, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Drake, Donald Trump, Kanye, Snoop Dogg, Phil, Kiki, Snoop, Maury, Rap Beef


Kobe Bryant Gets High School Students Out of Exam With Retweet

Kobe Bryant just made Christmas a whole lot better for a group of high school students in California. A San Benito High School student named April Garcia tweeted out a photo asking Bryant to give her school a shoutout on Twitter so that her class wouldn’t have to take their final exam. Garcia’s teacher, Mr. Albert E. Torruco, told the class that if Kobe tweeted a shoutout to San Benito High by December 17th, they wouldn’t have to take their scheduled exam the following week and would instead tak...
Tags: School, Celebs, Students, California, Sports, Social Media, High School, Pop Culture, Jazz, Kobe Bryant, Black Mamba, Garcia, Bryant, Kobe, High School Students, San Benito High School


Google CEO Sundar Pichai Explains to Congress Why Googling “Idiot” Shows Donald Trump

Google CEO Sundar Pichai was recently put in the awkward position of explaining to Congress why photos of Donald Trump were being presented when people searched for the word “idiot” on Google’s world famous search engine. On Tuesday, December 11th, 2018, refuting Rep. Zoe Lofgren’s (Democrat-California) tongue-in-cheek suggestion that “a little man sitting behind a curtain” was manipulating Google’s SERPS, or “Search Engine Result Pages,” Sundar Pichai said that Google doesn’t “manually interven...
Tags: Google, Post, Spacex, Politics, News, Congress, California, Seo, Tech, Artificial Intelligence, Robots, Pop Culture, Jazz, Idiots, Silicon Valley, Ai


Snapchat Still Can’t Figure Out How to Make Money

Unlike Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, social media’s youngest sibling is having problems turning a profit. According to the Motley Fool (via IB Times), Snap, Inc. is quickly transitioning itself as a direct sales business into a self-serve platform to sell ads to its flagship app Snapchat. In other words, this is Snap, Inc’s last-ditch effort to prove to the big boys that they can generate revenue. TMF reports: The self-serve approach enables Snap to reach a much broader audience of marketers....
Tags: Facebook, Instagram, Advertising, Marketing, Social Media, Tech, Snapchat, Pop Culture, Jazz, Silicon Valley, Evan Spiegel, Facebook Instagram, Facebook Page, Motley Fool, Debra Aho Williamson, The Struggle Is Real


HQ Trivia & Vine Co-Founder Colin Kroll Found Dead of Apparent Drug Overdose

Colin Kroll, the CEO and co-founder of the popular HQ Trivia app, was found dead early Sunday morning (Dec. 16) of a suspected drug overdose. He was 35 years old. According to TMZ, Kroll’s girlfriend called police early Sunday to do a welfare check after she was unable to get in touch with him. When police arrived at his Manhattan apartment, he was found unresponsive lying face down in his bed with drug paraphernalia nearby and pronounced dead at the scene by EMS responders, the Daily Beast repo...
Tags: Games, New York Post, Yahoo, Drugs, New York City, Tech, Mobile Apps, Pop Culture, Manhattan, Jazz, Vine, Time Magazine, EMS, The Daily Beast, Cto, Rus Yusopov