Posts Tagged ‘awards’

Academy Award Nominations Are Announced

January 25, 2011 |  by  |  Breaking News, Entertainment  |  3 Comments
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And the Academy Award Nominations are…

It’s a big day in Hollywood. The 2011 Academy Award Nominations were just announced. Unlike the Golden Globes, fans of “The Tourist” and “Burlesque” are not going to be happy.

This year marks the the first time there will a whopping 10 films vying for the Best Picture Oscar. Some believe this heavily diluted category waters down the prestige of the award. But still, everyone wants it.

Find out below what films and actors are nominated for an Academy Award this year!

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Entertainment News: Golden Globe Nominations 2011 Announced

December 14, 2010 |  by  |  Entertainment  |  No Comments
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It’s that time of year again! The 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards are right around the corner! The 2011 Golden Globe nominations were recently announced, so read on to see if your favorite stars made the cut!
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Nicki Minaj Unveils Sexy New Video ‘Right Through Me’

October 27, 2010 |  by  |  Entertainment  |  1 Comment
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The web is abuzz with Nicki Minaj’s newest video for Right Through Me.

It’s coming across as a great message of female empowerment, but some people are concerned that the video and lyrics are too risqué for younger eyes and that it’s definitely aimed at an older audience.

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Lady Gaga’s Meat Dress Recreated Using, Well, Actual Meat

October 27, 2010 |  by  |  Lifestyle  |  No Comments
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I know what Lady Gaga fans are going to be for Halloween! To the dismay of vegans and starving people everywhere, a steakhouse in New York City has recreated Lady’s Gaga controversial red MEAT carpet outfit from the MTV video music awards and want you to sink your teeth into the Grade A gown.

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Forbes Announces World’s 100 Most Powerful Women

October 6, 2010 |  by  |  Lifestyle  |  3 Comments
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Last month Forbes gave us a list of the America’s richest people — now the mogul-loving magazine just released a list of the 2010 World’s 100 Most Powerful Women.

There are definitely some shocking names on the list this year. Some are names I’ve never heard of, some are names I wish I’d never hear from again.

So, who made the list? Keep reading to find out.

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CBS Reporter Howard Arenstein Arrested On Marijuana Charges

October 4, 2010 |  by  |  Breaking News  |  2 Comments
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It’s not every day that a news reporter is busted for growing pot. Seems like a strange side job for a successful guy, doesn’t it? But that is exactly what happened to poor CBS Radio News correspondent Howard Arenstein along with his wife, Orly Azoulay, in Washington, DC.

This all went down Saturday morning after someone tipped off the cops. Washington, DC police spokesman Lt. Nicholas Breul said the pair were arrested on charges of possession of marijuana with intent to distribute. Upon searching the home, eleven fully mature marijuana plants and six two-ounce bags of marijuana were discovered inside. Authorities say each plant equals one pound of marijuana.

Who grows marijuana in their backyard these days in metropolitan Washington, DC? Way to be subtle, Howard! I bet you never thought you’d be in the news for this.
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Robert Edwards Wins 2010 Nobel Prize For In-Vitro

October 4, 2010 |  by  |  Breaking News  |  2 Comments
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The 2010 Nobel Prize in medicine was announced Monday and goes to Robert Edwards of Britain who developed in-vitro fertilization back in the 1970′s. The controversial scientific breakthrough was not immediately welcomed with open arms but has gone on to become a godsend for millions of infertile couples.

The 85-year-old Robert Edwards is a professor emeritus at the University of Cambridge and began working on in-vitro fertilization in the 1950′s. The technique allows egg cells to be fertilized outside the woman’s body and then implanted in her uterus. Edwards developed the technique with colleague Patrick Steptoe, who passed away in 1988.

The world’s first baby to be born using in-vitro fertilization entered the world on July 25, 1978 in Britain. Her name is Louise Brown and her birth marked a new day in the way the world viewed fertility treatment. In 2007 the 32-year-old mother gave birth to a naturally conceived son named Cameron, and she currently lives in the English sea town of Bristol.

When you look at the odds, IVF ranks right up there with conceiving naturally. A couple’s chance of conceiving naturally after one cycle of IVF is 1 in 5.
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Heather Morris Is Just Like Britney Spears, But With Panties

September 30, 2010 |  by  |  Entertainment  |  6 Comments
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Everybody seems to be wondering who that girl from Glee was that danced with the snake on Tuesday’s Britney Spear’s themed show. Well, her name is Heather Morris, a dancer in real life that was snatched from a Beyonce tour to join the cast of the hit show. Wise move.

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SheKnows.com: The #1 Women’s site on the web!

September 28, 2010 |  by  |  Lifestyle  |  2 Comments
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In recognition of the stellar content, design and comprehensive offerings for women at SheKnows.com, the site has been presented with the Website Excellence Award in the Family/Parenting/Women’s Interest Category.

SheKnows was also awarded the Members Choice Award for Website Excellence from among all the websites nominated in all categories.

“We are beyond thrilled and honored to have won two OMMA Awards at the Awards dinner this year,” says Kyle Cox, general manager for SheKnows. “We strive to make SheKnows the ultimate destination for women providing expert information and advice, entertainment and a strong community. We also pride ourselves on going beyond the banner by offering marketers innovative sponsorships and creative integrations that are an uninterrupted part of the user experience while resonating with our readers.”

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Lindsay Lohan Failed Random Drug Test For, Presumably, Randomly Testing Drugs

September 21, 2010 |  by  |  Entertainment  |  13 Comments
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A bench warrant has been issued for Lindsay Lohan after she tested positive for drugs.

Again? Really?

Officials are for some reason still treating this train wreck who hasn’t made a good film since 2004 like she’s Hollywood royalty, though, and didn’t immediately arrest her and throw her in the clink. Beverly Hills judge Eldon Fox is waiting until at least Friday to decide whether America’s Worst Role Model actually violated her probation. Um, where did this judge go to Judge School? I’m no lawyer, but I think that, yes, if you are on probation for excessive drug use and then test positive for said drugs, you indeed violated your probation. Is Judge Fox a secret Mean Girls fan or something?

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