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Jay Leno and George W. Bush raise $1.4 million for charity with Corvette auction

Jay Leno has been telling producers and comedians to lay off President Trump jokes, which Leno says make late-night television “depressing” despite his sharing many current network hosts’ feelings about Trump.The advice does not appear to be sticking, which is probably why Leno is laying low these days. But just because the 67-year-old icon doesn’t enjoy politics doesn’t mean he...
Via SNIPdaily
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Ellen at 60: Our favorite Ellen Degeneres jokes

Ellen Degeneres has been a standup since the early 1980s, an actress since the 1990s, and a talk show host since 2003. She's had a hit sitcom, daytime's top talk show, and provided the voice for cinema's most beloved amnesiac fish. Ellen has won won countless Emmy awards, she has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, she won the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor, and on January...
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Every time Ellen taught us it was OK to be different

Ellen DeGeneres celebrates her 60th birthday at the end of January. She’s a thoroughly unique comedian and individual, and for decades, she’s relentlessly championed and encouraged the unconventional, the unique, and the different. In honor of her birthday, let’s take a look at all the times Ellen taught us it was OK to be different. Especially if you’re wearing cool sunglasses
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NHL’s decision to embrace Kid Rock is mystifying, offensive

When an individual proudly displays the Confederate Flag during his act on stage, it is not an act. When an individual defames the LGBTQ community by wondering, “Why these days is everything so gay? Gay rights, transgender this and that,” it is not about politics, it is about common decency. When the NHL invites the...
Via New York Post
19 hours ago

WATCH: trailer for Joe Paterno movie starring Al Pacino released

The HBO film stars Al Pacino and is set to premiere this spring.
Via College Football Talk
1 day ago

Kenny Chesney, Journey + Def Leppard, and Ed Sheeran to Play at Busch Stadium in 2018

Tuning in on the tunes you could hear at Busch Stadium this summer - aside from the walk-up songs Downtown St. Louis’s Busch Stadium plans to host 81 professional baseball games a year, and a few more games in October are welcomed additions to the schedule. With the Cardinals traveling across the country throughout the summer months to play as many road games, the team’s establishment...
Via Viva El Birdos
1 day ago

NHL acknowledges Kid Rock/All-Star backlash, stands by decision

The NHL stands by its decision to book him as "all about the entertainment … and the fact that Kid Rock is a hockey lover."
Via Sporting News
2 days ago

Behind the NHL's Kid Rock debacle

The league has ignited another firestorm of controversy with the musical act for the All-Star game. We explore that decision, plus NBA 'fights,' innovation from the ECHL, Jersey Foul of the Week, the Flyers' new power-play and much more.
Via ESPN
2 days ago

League stands behind pick of Kid Rock at ASG

The NHL said that the decision to hire Kid Rock to perform at the 2018 All-Star Game in Tampa was 'purely based' on his entertainment value and history as a hockey fan, although it's aware of the backlash over him performing.
Via ESPN
2 days ago

Fall Out Boy's Pete Wentz takes on this weekend's predictions

Pete Wentz of Fall Out Boy takes on this weekend's Premier League score predictions and explains what it's like to own a club with Didier Drogba.
Via BBC Sport
2 days ago

Premier League predictions: Lawro v Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz

Mark Lawrenson takes on Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz in the latest round of Premier League predictions.
Via BBC Sport
2 days ago

Will Richardson Signs With Lil Wayne’s Sports Agency

NC State Offensive Tackle Will Richardson declared for the NFL Draft last week, and as of yesterday, he has officially signed with his agent. Richardson has signed with rapper Lil Wayne’s sports agency Young Money APAA, and it looks like Andy Sims will be his agent. According to my count, Young Money APAA represents close to 50 players in the NFL. The post Will Richardson Signs With...
Via Pack Insider
3 days ago

Extra Points: Katie Couric, Opening Ceremony, Nicole Briscoe

NBC is going with a blast from the past for its Olympic Opening Ceremony coverage. In other news, NBC will stream the Opening Ceremony live for the very first time, and ESPN has announced a new host for the Indy 500. Couric to Co-Host Opening Ceremony Former NBC “Today Show” host Katie Couric will co-anchor [...] The post Extra Points: Katie Couric, Opening Ceremony, Nicole Briscoe...
Via Sports Media Watch
3 days ago

Justin Timberlake on Super Bowl wardrobe malfunction: 'Not going to do that again'

The pop superstar will seek halftime show redemption at Super Bowl LII
Via CBSSports.com
3 days ago

Katie Couric returning for Winter Olympics opening ceremony

NBC is bringing back Katie Couric to co-host the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics next month
Via USA Today
3 days ago

Katie Couric set to co-host 2018 Winter Olympics opening ceremony

NBC is bringing Katie Couric back to the network as co-host of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics opening ceremony on Feb. 9.
Via Sporting News
3 days ago

Kid Rock is playing the 2018 NHL All-Star Game, and hockey Twitter isn't having it

NHL fans from all over seem to agree on one thing: Hating Kid Rock
Via CBSSports.com
3 days ago

Predicting the 2018 Academy Award nominees

2017 was shaping up to be an unremarkable year for Hollywood, but that all changed in September with the shocking revelations of sexual misconduct perpetrated by some of the industry's most powerful men. Handing out Oscars may feel trivial in such a climate, but given the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' recent diversity initiatives, this year's ceremony gives the industry...
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Anna Kournikova and Enrique Iglesias share first photos of newborn twins

Anna Kournikova and Enrique Iglesias shared the first photos of their infant twins, Nicholas and Lucy, to Instagram on Tuesday.
Via Sporting News
4 days ago

Oscar long shots that deserve a nomination

Year in and year out, the Academy Awards always manages to miss films, performers, writers and directors who deserved to be recognized for their work; with a field packed with worthy candidates, this year's ceremony looks to be no different. In advance of the nomination announcement on January 23, here's our list of long shots who deserve a chance at Oscar gold.
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Does the '2018 Grammy Nominees' album deliver? Breaking down all 21 tracks

Every year, the Recording Academy capitalizes on their new batch of Grammy nominees by putting out an album that rounds up that year's most notable nominated songs or artists in a concise little package for the one-stop music fan. The Academy makes a quick buck while also perhaps exposing casual consumers to a couple genres or artists off the usual radar. Let's make no mistake though...
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Our 32 favorite foods to put cheese on (yes, including apple pie!)

We honestly believe that cheese can make almost anything better. And unless you’re a vegan or are lactose intolerant, you likely agree. Cheese can be paired with almost any bread, meat, vegetable, and even some fruits. In fact, sometimes we forget exactly how versatile this dairy delight truly is. In honor of National Cheese Lover’s Day on January 20, we decided to make a list to...
5 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Coyote's Impression of Mariah Carey

Spurs Coyote does his best impression of Mariah Carey and her New Year's Eve mishaps.
Via YouTube
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Desmond Howard takes shot at former ESPN colleague Erin Andrews

Desmond Howard recently delved in to the storied history of “College GameDay,” an ESPN staple on which he’s served as analyst since 2005. Perhaps the most interesting nugget gleaned from his reflections is how Erin Andrews may have been too “Hollywood” for her colleagues.Andrews served as a reporter/contributor on the long-running ESPN pregame show for two seasons (2010-11). She...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Ranking all 51 Super Bowl national anthem performances

The Super Bowl halftime show gets all the love, but it's the national anthem that really sets the tone for the game. It's a wonderful little appetizer that sets the mood for kickoff, and the big game wouldn't be the same without it. So in honor of this long-underrated tradition, we went back 50 years and ranked each and every Super Bowl anthem performance.
9 days ago  |  Discuss
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