Here’s What Trump Has Planned For His July 4th Celebration

Donald Trump is getting a watered-down version of the military parade he’s always wanted after last summer’s plans for a Veterans Day parade Washington, D.C., always hosts some sort of Fourth of July celebrations, but last year’s event was a comparatively modest This year’s festivities, however, will feature something the president has dubbed a “Salute to America” ― an all-out flag-waving extravaganza starring himself.  since he began planning his inauguration ceremony. Trump also may have been inspired by Bastille Day of 2017 when he sat beside French President Emmanuel Macron to watch thousands of French troops march in formation with horses, fighter jets and helicopters. The Washington Post reported on Tuesday. Here’s what the day will entail: From 11:45 a.m. to …

Donald Trump is staging a 4th of July takeover

(CNN)The reality TV president wasn’t made for PBS and the Fourth of July will prove it yet again. And the biggest fireworks display anyone can remember. The regular fireworks launch point had to be moved to accommodate President Donald Trump’s new “Salute to America” event at the Lincoln Memorial. That, coupled with military flyovers, means DC airspace will be closed for more than two hours, when in normal years it isn’t closed at all.

Ball, Winkleman and Feltz among top BBC earners

The stars’ salaries are published as part of the BBC’s Annual Report and covers the period from April 2018 to March 2019. BBC star salaries 2018-19: Who earned what? What else did we learn from the annual report? However, as usual the list is not a fair or complete reflection of what all celebrities at the BBC earn. Actors and some entertainment presenters who work for the corporation’s commercial arm BBC Studios are not included. As a result, the stars of some of the BBC’s biggest programmes – like Top Gear and Doctor Who – are absent from the list. In the past 12 months, Chris Evans has left for Virgin Radio, replaced by Zoe Ball. As a result, his …

Zo Kravitz Ties The Knot WithKarl Glusman In Star-Studded Paris Wedding

Zoë Kravitz and Karl Glusman said their “I dos” on Saturday in a Paris wedding jam-packed with A-list guests. Elle reported. Other notable attendees spotted were Cara Delevingne, Ashley Benson, Donald Glover, Eddie Redmayne and Denzel Washington.  in a secret ceremony, but the couple’s friends were given a chance to celebrate over the weekend. according to People. The home boasts eight bedrooms, massive French doors, a curved marble stairwell and an art collection featuring work by Andy Warhol. in an inteview published earlier this month how she met her husband-to-be, noting that “it wasn’t on an app and that it wasn’t on a movie set.” The two have been dating since 2016. Rolling Stone interview that she was engaged. Though …

Robert Blake Fast Facts

(CNN)Here is a look at the life of Emmy-award winning actor Robert Blake. Father: James Gubitosi Mother: Elizabeth Gubitosi Marriages: Pamela Hudak (March 2017-December 7, 2018, divorced); Bonny Lee Bakley (November 15, 2000-May 4, 2001, her death); Sondra Kerry (November 25, 1961-September 12, 1983, divorced) Children: with Bonny Lee Bakley: Rose, June 2000; with Sondra Kerry: Delinah, August 1966; Noah, February 1965 Military: US Army Other Facts:American actor best known for his Emmy winning role in the 1970s TV program “Baretta.” Won acclaim for his portrayal of murderer Perry King in the movie “In Cold Blood,” based on the book by Truman Capote. He played Mickey in the “Our Gang” comedies in the 1930s and 1940s. Nominated for four Emmy …

Emma Gonzlez Slams Madonna For ‘God Control’ Video Depicting Gun Violence

Madonna’s latest gun violence. Emma González, who has become an outspoken anti-gun activist after surviving last year’s shooting at her Parkland, Florida, high school, branded the video as “horrible,” “fucked up” and “triggering” for survivors like her “This is NOT the correct way to talk about gun violence, unlike how many fans have been exclaiming — people who have been working in the GVP [gun violence prevention] community know how to talk about gun violence, not most celebrities,” she said. González is  In her tweet, González also noted that the video’s release on Wednesday came just days after the anniversary of the June 12, 2016, shooting at Orlando’s killed 49 people. “As a survivor of gun violence, it was really …

How it feels to play your first Glastonbury

Supporting Circa Waves, playing alongside Young Blood and doing a Maida Vale session for Radio 1 are among the highlights, but Ed reckons Glastonbury will top it all. “I am so excited to be playing. Even if no-one turns up it’s going to be amazing for me.” Skip Youtube post by Ed The Dog Warning: Third party content may contain adverts Report Report End of Youtube post by Lauran Hibberd Image Copyright Lauran Hibberd Lauran Hibberd There is one nightmare situation for a band making their festival debut. Being on at the same time as a big name. Nobody wants to go up against Kylie, right? “We clash with Hosier I think, which I’m slightly worried about but not too …

Harris dropped a bomb on Biden that’s bigger than politics

(CNN)“Black people will forgive anything!” Countless big-name pastors caught with their hands in the collection plate or on a parishioner. We forgive. But when I watched Sen. Kamala Harris’ exquisite takedown of Joe Biden this week over his past opposition to busing, an odd thought occurred to me: Maybe we are getting tired of being such a “forgiving people,” and that might not be so bad. Most commentators portray Harris’ exchange with Biden during the second night of the Democratic debate as a potential game-changer for the Democratic presidential nomination. But Harris dropped a bomb on Biden that’s bigger than politics. She exposed a psychological shift in some parts of the black community that’s been building for years. The old …

ACLU, Planned Parenthood Sue Georgia Over 6-Week Abortion Ban

It was the latest lawsuit in a campaign to push back on recent abortion bans introduced across the U.S. The ACLU and Planned Parenthood The Georgia bill bans abortions after six weeks of pregnancy, purportedly once a fetal “heartbeat” is detectable by doctors, with the exceptions for rape and incest and if the patient is at risk of death or severe harm. It will begin to take effect on Jan. 1, 2020. People who perform abortions could face up to 10 years in prison. The ban is “in particular an attack on low-income Georgians, Georgians of color, and rural Georgians, who are least able to access medical care and least able to overcome the cruelties of this law,” the groups argue …

Apple’s Jony Ive is leaving the company

San Francisco (CNN Business)Apple’s chief design officer, Jony Ive, is leaving the company after nearly 30 years, the company announced Thursday. In recent years, Ive, age 52, had stepped back from his day-to-day management responsibilities at Apple and taken on a number of side projects, including helping to design a high-end Leica camera, a Christmas tree, and a diamond ring that sold for more than $256,000. Ive told the Financial Times that he was starting a company based in California called LoveFrom that will focus on design as well as other creative projects for clients. The company will officially launch in 2020. In a testament to his influence at the company, Apple described him as responsible for the “look and …

Street Artist Pegasus Celebrates Pride With Stunning ‘Love Always Wins’ Mural

Pegasus marked June’s Stonewall riots in the most vibrant way. London on Thursday. He titled it “Love Always Wins.” Pegasus, whose real name is Chris Turner, told HuffPost on Thursday that the piece acknowledges progress in the fight for marriage equality. But he also wanted to shine a light on the recent rise in anti-in both the U.S. and the “It is so important to acknowledge those who have marched, been tortured, killed and discriminated against for simply seeking safety and acceptance through equality,” said Pegasus, who is originally from Chicago and now lives in London. Pegasus via his website. Proceeds will go to The artist also plans to auction another of his works to raise money for the organization, which …

Boston Approves Application For ‘Straight Pride Parade’

Boston officials have approved an application that would allow a group to hold a “Straight Pride Parade” meant to counter the city’s annual LGBTQ Pride Parade. The Wednesday approval puts organizers one step closer to holding the parade at the end of August, city officials confirmed to HuffPost.  according to The Boston Globe PERMIT APPLICATION STRAIGHT PRIDE PARADE DocumentCloud by The Boston Globe • read text The city denied the group’s original request to hold an event at City Hall Plaza and a “straight pride” flag-raising. The group also still needs approvals from the Boston Police Department and the city’s licensing board before receiving the parade permit and entertainment license, the city confirmed. The group’s members say that and should …

Chinese fans love village museum webcast

Image copyright Feixue Huangdu Image caption Live stream viewers submitted questions about the exhibits during the live stream Miss Huangdu, who is studying for a masters degree in museum and heritage development, picked the Village Museum for her latest webcast. It follows trips to other sites including Trent Bridge cricket ground, Wollaton Hall in Nottingham and Belton House in Lincolnshire. Ruddington Village Museum: What’s there? Gavin Walker, vice chairman at the museum, said: “Four museum guides took Feixue on a tour which, with simultaneous translation and a barrage of questions from viewers, took rather longer than usual. “The item which provoked the most questions was a 1930s black doll. It seems all dolls in China are Chinese in appearance. “The …

On Hating Madonna

and . An icon turned has-been. . . . . Sure, , but enough is enough. . “Madonna is so easy to revile that you start to wish she’d make it a little harder,” . That’s a common refrain these days, especially on the internet, where perception of celebrities often tends toward the unforgiving. Age is an arbitrary clout metric, but it defines Madonna’s image, much to her disdain. The first pop star of the MTV era to remain prolific at 60, she is, in her own words, “” for continuing to work, something the giants who predate her — Elton John, Paul McCartney, Cher, Bob Dylan, Tina Turner, Billy Joel, Carole King — don’t have to worry about. They’ve …

The Ever-Evolving Art Of The Celebrity Apology

Miley Cyrus Is My Problematic Fav…Sorry.”Billboard interview more hip-hop-leaning records,”  since-deleted response There have been many celebrity apologies, for both big and small offenses, that in the same manner have burst into the zeitgeist and then quickly died like mayflies. Celebrities have publicly apologized for , for saying  for illegally , for , for , for , for , for , for . Or they are Lena Dunham and have apologized . There are good celebrity apologies and bad ones, but it seems the rubric for whether they are in fact “good” or “bad” has very little to do these days with whether the star is even truly sorry. Their actual contriteness is incidental. It’s more about they apologize, whether they (and/or their team) know the right words to …