From Drugs To Murder: Looking Back At Hollywood’s Darkest Moments – Perez Hilton

Hollywood, the story goes, is all sunshine and palm trees, beaches and parties… but the City of Angels can be downright demonic for those who get caught up in the wrong place at the wrong time. And while El Lay may be a major tourist destination with incredible weather and a laid-back vibe to go along with the infamous entertainment industry that thrives in the city, there can also be a dark side to all of this, too. As the saying goes: more money, more problems — and as you’ll find in the gallery here, that unfortunately holds true for the victims in some of these notorious Hollywood slayings and real-life horror stories. Whether it be decades ago during the …

RIP Grumpy Cat: The Science Behind The Felines Famous Frown

On Tuesday, May 14, we said goodbye to one of the Internet’s most beloved stars. Grumpy Cat, everyone’s favorite peeved puss, passed away aged 7 due to complications from a urinary tract infection. Her relatable look of disdain brought her millions of fans, but what was behind her unique visage? Grumpy Cat, whose real name was Tardar Sauce, first leapt to fame as a kitten in 2012 and since garnered millions of followers on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Her facial features were due to an underbite and a condition called feline dwarfism. Feline dwarfism results from a genetic mutation that leads to abnormal development of the bones and cartilage. Technically called achondroplasia, the condition is caused by a mutation in …

Ron Howard and Brian Grazer say they will boycott Georgia if the ‘heartbeat bill’ goes into effect

(CNN)Filmmaker Ron Howard and producer Brian Grazer have joined the list of Hollywood stars who say they will boycott Georgia after the state’s governor signed the controversial “heartbeat bill” into law. Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp signed the “heartbeat bill” into law on May 7. The bill would ban abortions after a fetal heartbeat can be detected, which can be as early as six weeks into a pregnancy. The ACLU has said it will challenge the new law in court. The measure is set to go into effect January 1. Georgia has been a filming location for multiple television shows and blockbuster films, including one of Marvel’s biggest hits, “Black Panther.” Such films and the production of wildly popular TV series …

In 7 years, Grumpy Cat accomplished more than most people do in a lifetime

(CNN)In seven years, Grumpy Cat achieved more celebrity than most of us could ever dream of. Grumpy Cat’s cultural influence extended to books, movies, celebrity appearances and more. Since skyrocketing to fame through Reddit in 2012, Grumpy Cat garnered 1.5 million followers on Twitter, 2.4 million on Instagram and 8.5 million on Facebook. (She was basically the Kim Kardashian of house pets.) Here are some of the other achievements Grumpy Cat, sometimes with the help of her human family, had under her collar. A published author Some of us can barely compose a legible text message. But Grumpy Cat, who doesn’t even have opposable thumbs, has signed book deals and published multiple works, including “The Grumpy Guide to Life: Observations …

James Charles Is Now Gaining Subscribers Again – As Jeffree Star Claps Back! Latest Updates HERE! – Perez Hilton

The simmering feud between James Charles and Tati Westbrook (and Jeffree Star!!!) So here (below), let’s take some time and get you ALL caught up… Contents 2 Jeffree Star Reacts… Again 4 Trouble Ahead?? Omg how the tables have turned! 😱🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🥵🥵🥵🥵all credit goes to @tragicfatty #jeffreestar #drama #jamescharles #tati A post shared by Kenica365 (@mysteryyoutuber) on May 18, 2019 at 12:58pm PDT Wow!!!! How’s that line go? “Turnabout’s fair play,” right?! Regardless, Charles is back surging forward — at least for now — as Tati and Jeffree face down the consequences of James’ most recent receipt-filled video! Controversial!!! Jeffree Star Reacts… Again Star couldn’t help himself after that initial first reaction to Charles’ new video this morning, and he publicly posted again later …

Harry and Meghan release wedding photos to mark anniversary

Couple, who had baby Archie this month, post 14 pictures on Instagram a year after marriage The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have marked their first wedding anniversary by releasing a series of photos. Harry and Meghan shared a compilation of 14 wedding pictures, including some that had previously not been seen, on Instagram. Meghan and Prince Charles at the wedding. Photograph: @sussexroyal/PA The couple, who their first child, Archie, this month, have had a momentous 12 months since they married at St Georges chapel in Windsor Castle in View this post on Instagram The Duke and Duchess of Sussex (@sussexroyal) on May 19, 2019 at 12:53am PDT The pictures are a series of black and white images by Chris …

Jameela Jamil Slams Georgias Abortion Law And Shares Her Own Abortion Story And Not Everyones Supportive

The actress and body positivity activist called the bill “inhumane” and “blatantly demonstrative of a hatred of women” in a series of tweets. Jamil went on to reveal that she herself had had an abortion at a young and said: “it was the best decision” she ever made. As with her other candid statements she has made before the response to her tweets were mixed. Actress Jameela Jamil caused a stir on the internet after she slammed Georgia’s new ‘heartbeat’ abortion  law  and opened up about her own personal abortion story Image credits: Image credits: Image credits: jameelajamil She ended her thread by stating that she did not intend to make and “diss” towards foster homes but instead felt that …

Iceland’s Eurovision entry Hatari holds up Palestinian flag during contest

(CNN)Iceland’s hair-raising heavy metal Eurovision act Hatari raised Palestinian flags during their appearance on the show, which had been steeped in controversy over its host country of Israel. “Let’s never underestimate the power of music to bring people together,” the pop legend said before taking to the stage. Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters, electronic music pioneer Brian Eno, and movie directors Ken Loach and Mike Leigh were among the British celebrities who had earlier called for a boycott of Eurovision this year. And some protests continued in host city Tel Aviv in the lead-up to the show. Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific

Georgia Governor Bashes ‘C-List Celebrities’ Boycotting Over Abortion Law

Brian Kemp (R) mocked entertainment figures’ vows to boycott his state because of its new Natalie Portman and “I understand that some folks don’t like this new law. I’m fine with that,” Kemp said at the Georgia Republican Convention on Saturday, according The governor reportedly went on to declare the Republican Party “the party of freedom and opportunity,” and added: “We value and protect innocent life — even though that makes C-list celebrities squawk.” The restrictive abortion law signed The list of people in the entertainment industry who have said they will no longer do business with Georgia has swelled in recent weeks to include dozens of Hollywood actors, writers, producers, directors and comedians. A letter to Kemp and state …

Emma Watson And Sophie Turner Join Backlash Against Alabama Abortion Law

Harry Potter” star Game of Thrones” actress The bill, which GOP Gov.  Watson wrote on Instagram that the law introduced in Alabama ( View this post on Instagram A post shared by Emma Watson (@emmawatson) on May 16, 2019 at 2:52am PDT She captioned the Instagram post: “Shame on you. OUR BODIES OUR CHOICE.” Turner’s post had garnered more than 1 million likes by early Saturday. it had used the rape of Stark as a plot device. posted by Turner first circulated online in 2014, according to the fact-checking website Snopes. make the best of a bad situation,” which Rick Santorum, the former GOP senator from Pennsylvania and presidential candidate,  Check out the clip here: Snopes specializes in debunking urban …

Is an influencer promoting your business? Sign an agreement or risk getting burned | Gene Marks

Social media celebrities can help create buzz but as an Australian cafe owner learned, you may end up paying more without a written deal These days many a small business may be thinking about hiring a social media influencer to help create buzz about their business. It may be worthwhile. But for one owner of a small cafe in Melbourne, it turned into a disaster. Con Katsiogiannis, in an effort to draw a cool crowd to his business, last year hired reportedly charges anywhere between $300,000 and $500,000 an Instagram post, if you believe that) but shes no Instagram slouch either. As of this writing, she has about 128,000 followers who like to keep up on what shes doing, where …

‘Vanderpump Rules’ Star StassiSchroeder Opens Up About HerPsoriasis! – Perez Hilton

Stassi Schroeder laughs off her battle with psoriasis. On Monday, the Vanderpump Rules star opened up about her chronic skin condition while posting the (above) makeup-free selfie. While referencing Sunday’s polarizing episode of Game of Thrones, the Bravolebrity added the caption: “Here’s a little no makeup Monday realness. Pretty sure last night’s GOT episode worsened my psoriasis.” Around 7.5 million Americans suffer from psoriasis, which is caused by an overactive immune system. Symptoms include flaking, inflammation, and thick, white, silvery, or red patches of skin. Treatments include steroid creams, occlusion, light therapy, and oral medications, such as biologics. In a January 2016 interview with The Daily Dish, the now-30-year-old revealed she is honest about her flawed skin to help others not feel so …

Instagram vs. Reality Exposes The Truth About Those Unrealistically Perfect Pics

We all know that most people share an idealized version of themselves on social media, cherry-picking only the best images, thoughts and experiences to share with the world. But some Instagram ‘influencers’ have taken this concept to the extreme. They bombard their followers with images that are so far from reality that they can sow seeds of doubt in some people’s minds, leading them to strive for unrealistic beauty standards at great cost to their self-esteem and mental health. Those ‘perfect’ celebrity pics you see on Instagram are far from the casual snaps they appear to be Image credits: Image credits: Ethan Klein, who exposes the reality behind some of the more famous influencers. “I can’t get over the difference! Don’t …

Stacey Abrams Urges Hollywood Not To Boycott Georgia Over Abortion Ban

Stacey Abrams on Thursday urged “heartbeat” abortion law, calling on them instead to fight the bill by supporting local organizations. Members of the entertainment industry have In 2018, 455 movie and television productions filmed in Georgia, Some actors and producers have pledged not to work in the state in protest of the bill  But several producers are now choosing to keep their productions in Georgia, while pledging to contribute to groups that are fighting the abortion law, like the American Civil Liberties Union and Planned Parenthood. Abrams advised those considering a boycott to instead “invest in the work on the ground” by contributing to the ACLU, reproductive health organizations or her own voting rights organization, Fair Fight Georgia — in order …

Is there a single blue-rinse Tory who doesnt fancy a knee-trembler with Boris Johnson? | Marina Hyde

Johnson is said to connect with people emotionally. But his only real emotion is self-love, says Guardian columnist Marina Hyde I wouldnt kiss you if you were the last man on Earth! Its one of the great cliches of romance novels that any woman saying this will, in due course, be doing just that. Maybe itll be a hate-kiss in the hayloft above the stables; maybe itll be a momentary lapse just after hes rescued her from a predatory ranch hand. But you can absolutely bet on it: shes going to be sharing herself with this man within 100 pages. The Tory parliamentary partys relationship with Boris Johnson is the hardcore porn version of this. For so long, you couldnt …

Some very good dogs, a chance encounter and a kind police officer

(CNN) Want more inspiring, positive news? Sign up for The Good Stuff, a newsletter for the good in life. It will brighten your inbox every Saturday morning. Our favorites this week Get going with some of our most popular good news stories of the week Some very good dogs Look at these smiling faces! These aren’t just any extremely photogenic (and patient) dogs. These are some of the 14 therapy dogs that visit students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. They were brought in after last year’s devastating shooting to provide healing and comfort, and now, they’re basically like family. So much so, they even got their own page in this year’s school yearbook. MSD’s yearbook adviser …