Lia Beck
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Meghan Markle’s Dad Just Shared An Emotional Statement About The Wedding

He's been sharing updates all week, and now that the wedding has actually taken place Meghan Markle's father, Thomas Markle, Sr., has spoken once again. Meghan Markle's dad commented on the royal wedding, and said he wishes he had been there. In a st…
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The Episcopalian Bishop's Sermon At The Royal Wedding Had People Shocked — In A Good Way

Going into the royal wedding, it was clear that this one was going to be different from the start. There's been much talk about the many ways Meghan Markle is not the "typical" royal bride — she's American, she's divorced, she's 36, she's biracial. A…
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Emma "Baby Spice" Bunton Just Posted A Very Confusing Royal Wedding Update

There have been rumors on rumors about the Spice Girls recently, and that includes whether or not they would be involved in the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. So, now that the day is here, are the Spice Girls at the royal wedding ceremony…
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Here's Why Idris Elba Is One Of The A-List Royal Wedding Guests

The day is finally here. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are about to get married at St. George's Chapel, and their guests are rolling in, including... Idris Elba? Yep, the Wire and Luther star is at the royal wedding, which begs the question: Is Idri…
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This Is What Lifetime’s Faux Harry & Meghan REALLY Think About The Royal Couple

Despite the fact that they’re playing Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on TV, Parisa Fitz-Henley and Murray Fraser don't actually look like them — at least not in real life. There are some similarities: In person, the stars of Lifetime's Harry and Megh…
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The Director Of Netflix's Controversial Rachel Dolezal Doc Wants It To Make You Uncomfortable

If your initial reaction to hearing that Netflix would be releasing a Rachel Dolezal documentary was, "Why?" you're not alone. When the streaming company announced The Rachel Divide — which follows the former Spokane, Washington NAACP president, who …
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Why Khloé Kardashian & Tristan Thompson's Cheating Scandal Feels So Weirdly Personal

On the afternoon of April 10, a video of Tristan Thompson seemingly cheating with a non-Khloé Kardashian woman surfaced online via the Daily Mail. In the video, a man wearing a hood is seen with a woman at a club and they might be kissing, they might…
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My Love For Meghan Markle Is More Than Just Royal Fascination — She Makes Me Feel Seen

I never cared about princesses. When I was a kid, I always chose my Jungle Book VHS over Cinderella and was constantly skipping around my house to songs from The Wizard of Oz rather than ones from Snow White. I didn't dream of living in a castle, wea…
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'This Is Us’ Jumping To The Far Future Means The Show Will Be Lacking One Major Thing

This Is Us loves a pop culture reference. From the actual teams that played in the 1998 Super Bowl to Titanic being a huge hit at that very same time, actual events, people, TV shows, and music are mentioned during every episode. These references und…
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Jordan Peele Just Won An Oscar For ‘Get Out' & His Speech Will Give You Chills

He's nominated for three awards and the first one is already his. Jordan Peele won the Oscar for Best Original Screenplay at the 2018 Oscars for his film Get Out. After being presented the award by Nicole Kidman, Peele gave a moving speech that shine…
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Kobe Bryant Just Won An Oscar & Twitter Was Like, Remember That Allegation?

A five-time NBA champion is now also an Academy Award winner. On Sunday night, Kobe Bryant won an Oscar for Best Animated Short for his film, Dear Basketball. Along with Bryant, who wrote the story, the award also went to animator Glen Keane. But eve…
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You Need To Watch Mary J. Blige’s Gorgeous, Super Emotional Oscars Performance

She's nominated for two Academy Awards, but, on top of that, Mary J. Blige also performed at the 2018 Oscars. And her song kicked off the series of Best Original Song performances of the night in a very emotional way. Blige sang "Mighty River" from M…
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Twitter Is CONVINCED Taraji P. Henson Shaded Ryan Seacrest With Her Red Carpet Comment

This entire awards season, the red carpet has been about more than fashion, dates, and nominees, because of the allegations against powerful men in Hollywood and the Time's Up and #MeToo movements. But at Sunday's Oscars, it wasn't just a matter abou…
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Ryan Seacrest Interviewed Christopher Plummer At The Oscars & Twitter Did NOT Ignore The Irony

Going into the red carpet coverage for the 2018 Oscars, one of the biggest questions wasn't about who would wear which designer or who certain celebrities would bring as their dates, but rather something far more serious: Would actors stop to talk wi…
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If You’re Addicted To Rewatching ‘The Office,' There’s An Actual Reason For That

A few weeks ago, I tweeted that I was looking for fans of The Office who can't stop, won't stop rewatching the series, and that they should email me if they'd like to contribute to an article about their obsession. By the next morning, I had 32 messa…
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Kim Just Posted A New Pic Of Baby Chicago & It’s Unbelievably Cute

We got a glimpse of her in Kylie Jenner's baby announcement video, but now, Kim Kardashian has shared a picture of Baby Chicago, and it is unbelievably cute. On Monday afternoon, Kardashian posted an Instagram of herself and her new baby and captione…
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21 Things Anastasia Is Inexplicably Out Of The Loop On In 'Fifty Shades Freed'

Spoilers ahead. In Fifty Shades Freed, Anastasia Grey (née Steele) knows things. She knows how to operate an Audi sports car with the same level of expertise as a professional stunt driver. She knows that her husband, Christian, sometimes plays piano…
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The Name Of Kylie Jenner's Baby Is Here & It's Totally Unexpected

The time has come! The name of Kylie Jenner's baby is here and it is totally unexpected. The new mother revealed that her daughter's name is Stormi in a Instagram post on Tuesday. Next to a photo of the baby's tiny hand holding onto Jenner's thumb, s…
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The 'This Is Us' Cast Is At The Super Bowl & Mandy Moore's Documenting Everything

Sunday night set up quite the TV viewing conundrum for This Is Us fans. Of course, every fan of the show wants to watch the special episode that will directly follow the Super Bowl (which will give us even more information about Jack's death), but it…
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Fans Are Saying Prince Hated Justin Timberlake — Here’s The Real Story

Justin Timberlake didn't include a Prince hologram during his Super Bowl halftime performance, but he did cover Prince's "I Would Die 4 U" with a video of Prince projected on a large piece of fabric behind him. After the performance, many people took…
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