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Public Enemy, Heart, Donna Summer & Rush Are Inducted Into The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame

The Class of 2013

Back in October we learned which musicians were nominated for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and today we learn who got in as the Class of 2013. Artists like Donna Summer, Albert King and Randy Newman are joined by groups like Rush, Public Enemy and Heart … who are joined by non-performing producers like Quincy Jones and Ahmet Ertegun as members of the Rock Hall Class of 2013. Woot!! More »

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‘Spin’ Magazine Names Frank Ocean’s ‘Channel Orange’ As The Album Of The Year

"This is only the beginning."

As 2012 winds down, we will begin to see an onslaught of Year End Wrap Up posts on blogs and websites galore (yes, we’ll have some for you to read soon). Among the most popular Year End Wrap Up posts focus on lists … like movies and albums of the year. Spin magazine has yet to publish a list of their top albums for 2012 but they have made a determination on THE album of the year. This year, they have selected Channel Orange by Frank Ocean as the Album of 2012. Click below to read Spin‘s gushing love letter to Ocean‘s Orange. More »

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Hugh Hefner & Crystal Harris Are Engaged To Be Married . . . Again

Second Time's the Charm?

Ruh-ro … here we go again. Remember back in June of 2011 when Playboy playmate Crystal Harris left Playboy mogul Hugh Hefner at the altar when she broke off their engagement just days before their wedding was to take place? You may recall that things got kinda nasty in the following days … Harris went on the record to say that she ended things with Hef because he was terrible at sex. The couple remained estranged until February of this year when they met up at a Playboy Mansion party and, apparently, had a change of heart. In June we learned that the couple were a couple again and just this October, they celebrated Hallowe’en together as happy as can be. Today we learn that Hef has asked Crys to marry him … again. She has said yes … again. Let’s see if the pair can make it to the altar, say their I Dos and seal the deal this time. More »

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David Beckham & The LA Galaxy Win The 2012 MLS Championship

Becks Goes Out Like a Champ

A couple of weeks ago we learned the bummer news that David Beckham is leaving the LA Galaxy soccer team. At the time, it was announced that the 2012 MLS Championship game — win or lose — would be his last game as a Galaxian. Over the weekend, the Galaxy took on the Houston Dynamo at the Home Depot Center in Carson, CA and won by a score of 3-1. This year’s MLS Championship title is the second in a row for the Galaxy … and proved to be the perfect high note for Becks to end his time here in LA as a professional soccer player. Click below to learn more and see a bunch of really fun celebratory photos. More »

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Kate Middleton & Prince William Are Pregnant!

Let the Royal Bump Watch Begin!

It’s Official!!! Buckingham Palace has officially announced today that Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, is pregnant with her first child with husband Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge!! Rumors have been swirling about the possible pregness of the young Royals ever since they got married last year but those rumors have seemingly gained more credence in recent weeks. It was speculated that the royal couple would announce the pregnancy in December and here we are, the news has been officially revealed!! This is really fantastic news, isn’t it? More »

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Bill & Giuliana Rancic Baptize Baby Edward Duke

Bless

Back in August we learned that Bill and Giuliana Racic welcomed the birth of their firstborn son Edward Duke. In September, they introduced the little dude to the world and in October, they expressed their readiness to have a second baby. BUT, before the couple get all wrapped up in planning baby #2, they went and got baby Duke baptized. Click below to see the newest Rancic family photo from Duke‘s big day. More »

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Elizabeth Banks And Husband Max Handelman Welcome A Second Baby Boy!

Magnus Mitchell Handelman Is Here!
Premiere Of Universal Pictures And Gold Circle Films' "Pitch Perfect" - Arrivals

Elizabeth Banks is definitely one of my Hollywood faves. I happen to subscribe to her blog, which is sort of working woman/fashion/feminist-y/comedic/political/mommy site all in one. Yesterday she sent out an e-mail with the subject title It’s A Boy and I was like, whaaaaaat?!?!?! And indeed, it is a boy. Elizabeth Banks and her producer/author husband Max Handelman welcomed their second son, who was born via gestational surrogate, to the world so congratulations are seriously in order! Click inside to read Elizabeth‘s official announcement.

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‘People’ Magazine Names Channing Tatum As The ‘Sexiest Man Alive’ For 2012

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

It’s that time of the year again, time when People magazine names their selection of the Sexiest Man of the Year and this year, they have bestowed that hallowed honor on the one and only Channing Tatum. While Channing has been featured among the Sexiest Men of the Year before, this is the first time he has graced the People cover as THE sexiest of them all. Considering how much lurve People gave to the cheeky male stripper film Magic Mike earlier this year, it should come as no big surprise that Channing has been selected for this tribute. Click below to see Channing‘s sexiest People magazine coverphoto, read some excerpts from his coverstory article and see which other hot mens made the cut this year as the sexiest of the year. More »

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Twin Babies Named Barack Obama & Mitt Romney Have Been Born In Kenya

Barack & Mitt are Bros, For Real!

I, uh, don’t really know what to say about this story but … it’s a very interesting one, that’s for sure. A woman named Millicent Owuor in Nairobi, Kenya gave birth to twin sons this week and she decided to name one of them Barack Obama and the other Mitt Romney. I’m not even kidding here. Perhaps in a spirit of bipartisanship, Millicent decided to try and quell the divide that exists in American politics by naming her sons after the political foes … or maybe the lady is just batshizz crazy but … well, this is a real thing. Click below to see photos of the new mom and her sons Barack and Mitt. More »

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President Obama’s Victory Tweet Is Now The Most Re-Tweeted Ever

“This happened because of you”

Congrats are in order for President Obama for winning reelection but also because … his victory tweet last night is now the most re-tweeted tweet that has ever been re-tweeted. Shortly after the election was called in his favor, President Obama posted a photo and a message on his official Twitter profile … and that message was instantly retweeted by tens of thousands of people. Justin Bieber used to hold the record for the most re-tweeted tweet ever but Obama has just snatched his wig. More »

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