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Amber Heard Says Marrying Johnny Depp Does Not Define Her Sexuality

Actress Amber Heard has spoken out again about her sexual orientation, saying hers is not defined by her marriage. The actress, who stars in The Danish Girl, came out in 2010 as she dated photographer Tasya van Ree. She later married Johnny Depp, and adopted his two children, but says ...

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‘What If There Was No Such Thing As Love?’ Ellen DeGeneres’s Moving And Hilarious Acceptance Speech Of People’s Choice Humanitarian Award

At the recent People’s Choice Awards, Ellen DeGeneres was given the prize for Favorite Humanitarian, and her speech demonstrated exactly why she earned it. Ellen’s words were classy, heartfelt, and, of course, hysterical at all the right times. “I certainly didn’t set out to win any of the many, many, ...

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The Things They Say…About Men And Tears

‘I don’t see a lot of movies because I easily tear up. It’s a curse. I cannot practice any such thing as suspension of disbelief. I readily internalize people’s pain and well up with tears. My father once told me that real men don’t cry. At least, not in the ...

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Hillary Clinton: “I Want To Be As Good A President As Beyoncé Is A Performer.”

Apparently, we’re not the only ones inspired by Beyoncé’s impeccable work ethic. Recently, at a town hall in Iowa, presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton told supporters: “I want to be as good a president as Beyoncé is a performer.” According to Time, her statement was in response to an attendee of ...

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The Things They Say…About Doing Things Differently

“This is the year I did what I wanted instead of trying to keep up with what I thought everyone else wanted from me. At the end of 2014, my stylist asked, ‘Do you even want to be a pop star anymore?’ I looked at him and I go, ‘You ...

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Jussie Smollett To Fans: Do Not Give Up On ‘Empire’

Empire has experienced a significant dip in ratings since the series’ season two premiere. While Jussie Smollett acknowledges the decline, he’s encouraging fans to stay tuned. “I understand the backlash,” 32-year-old Smollett told Essence. “They have something to compare it to now. But this isn’t a show about happy endings. ...

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Adele Talks About All the Opportunities She’s Turned Down

Adele keeps breaking record after record, and her new song “Hello” proves that even after all the time off, she’s still got it. But even through superstardom, the 27-year-old singer has kept her distance from the media. She’s avoided commercials, paparazzi, and public appearances more than almost any celebrity on ...

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Jennifer Lawrence says Kim Davis ‘makes me embarrassed to be from Kentucky’

“Kim Davis is the lady who makes me embarrassed to be from Kentucky. Don’t even say her name in this house… all those people holding their crucifixes, which may as well be pitchforks, thinking they’re fighting the good fight. I grew up in Kentucky. I know how they are. I ...

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The Shonda Rhimes agenda: ‘Normalizing’ diversity with Women, LGBTQ and People of Color

Originally published on huffingtonpost.com Shonda Rhimes proved long ago that she is a force to reckon with. The growing influence she has had in television has not gone unrecognized and has resulted in a major boost for ABC’s Thursday night network ratings. However, more importantly, Rhimes — who is the ...

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The Things They Say About The Pope’s Hypocrisy

“This is one of the paradoxes and weird hypocrisy of that organization. The Pope came out last year and said who am I to judge with regards to somebody’s sexual orientation? But I think it is important to differentiate between lip service towards something and actually making change. I think ...

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