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Donald Trump on the women who accused him of sexual assault: ‘It’s totally fake news’

Embed from Getty Images On the one-year anniversary of the infamous Access Hollywood-Trump/Billy Bush tape going public, many journalists marked the moment by doing retrospectives of all of the women who accused Donald Trump of groping them, harassing them and assaulting them. One of the accusers has just sued the Trump campaign for all of their records on the discussions of and money spent on the sexual assault accusations. I doubt much will come of it, but we have to start somewhere. Besides the anniversary of the tape, many people have been talking about Trump’s history of sexual preda...

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John Mayer gave himself a diamond-encrusted Dude pendant for his 40th birthday

I can usually tolerate John Mayer’s Instagram page unlike his general personality. John just turned 40 and he dedicated a couple of posts to that, as is appropriate for such a milestone celebration. According to his official birthday post, he turned 40 on a plane, which, I dunno, sounds kind of cool. Like “I was somewhere over Cuba when I turned 40,” makes for a good story. But John had a much splashier way to mark the occasion: a diamond necklace. Now we’re talking – a little bling, baby. But not just any ol’ diamond necklace, a diamond encrusted likeness of The Dude fr...

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The Gifted Recap: Thanks for the Memories…?

This week on Fox’s The Gifted, Caitlin and the kids made a run for it, only to run head-on into trouble, while Reed readied to upend the underground and Clarice “received” the motivation needed to push past her portal problem. Convinced that she could be doing more to help Reed’s cause, Caitlin plots to sneak […]...

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Ronan Farrow’s New Yorker story on Harvey Weinstein just dropped

Ronan Farrow’s New Yorker story on Harvey Weinstein is out. Do what I’m doing, which is this: sit down, take a moment to prepare yourself for how bad it is about to get, and also acknowledge to yourself that you might not be able to make it through the article in one sitting. I made it about two pages in before I had to walk away. I will try again after I calm down. You can read the full New Yorker article here. Here are some pieces from what I could get through: Asia Argento, an Italian film actress and director, told me that she did not speak out until now––Weinstein, she told ...

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‘Dancing with the Stars’: Nikki Bella’s ‘Coco’ jazz dance was her best, so ‘bring on the tequila shots’ [WATCH]

“I’m a Mexican, not a Mexican’t,” joked Nikki Bella on “Dancing with the Stars” before her jazz routine inspired by the upcoming Pixar film “Coco” on “Disney Night” (watch it above). “I am so excited to reconnect with my Mexican roots. It makes me feel like a kid again, and that’s what Disney’s all about. I am very nervous about doing a cultural dance. I want to be authentic — I mean, my dad managed a mariachi band.” Her pro partner Artem Chigvintsev explained, “I want to make sure we have enough Me...