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The First Trans Person In Over 30 Years Was Finally Nominated For An Oscar!

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And her name is Antony Hegarty. The singer for Antony and the Johnsons was nominated for Best Original Song, "Manta Ray," which is from the documentary Racing Extinction. This is the second time a trans person has ever been nominated in the history of the Academy Awards. Before Antony, there was Angela Morley, a composer who transitioned ...

Leonardo DiCaprio Explains That Weird Moment With Lady Gaga From Last Night’s Golden Globes

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You've seen the GIFs and the memes. One of the most memorable moments from last night's Golden Globe Awards happened when Lady Gaga was approaching the stage to accept her award for Best Actress in a Miniseries, for American Horror Story: Hotel.As Gaga brushed by Leonardo DiCaprio, who was laughing with someone from another table, he looked ...

Formerly Dethroned Miss America, Vanessa Williams, Will Return To The Pageant As The Main Judge

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In 1984, Vanessa Williams became the first Black woman to win the Miss America beauty pageant, which was notable in and of itself, but it was only after she was forced to resign her title that her fame (or infamy) really took off. Williams was forced to step down as reigning Miss America after ...

Watch: It’s Miley Cyrus Vs. Nicki Minaj Vs. Taylor Swift In This Hilarious Parody Of The Newest VMAs Feud

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LOL! Remember back in July when we saw that hilarious parody video that a fan put together that imagined a conversation between Nicki Minaj, Taylor Swift and others about their silly Twitter beef stemming from the MTV Video Music Awards nominations? Well, the same genius fan put together a new parody video that ...

Watch: Kanye West Gives An Emotional ‘Video Vanguard’ Acceptance Speech At The 2015 MTV VMAs, Announces A Run For The US Presidency

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Before you watch the above video, I implore to click inside and watch the Video Vanguard clip that shows all the reasons why Kanye West earned this award at last night's MTV VMAs. He earned it. And I absolutely love every bit of his acceptance speech. Which is not a "rant." So please don't be ...