Tuesday July 17, 2018

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Boston Beauty Queen Gives Back Crown Over #MeToo Joke

Maude Gorman has resigned as Miss Plymouth County for the Miss Massachusetts Miss America Organization after a pageant emcee made a joke about the #MeToo movement on stage. "I really felt betrayed," Gorman said. She was competing at the Miss Massachusetts pageant last week and was backstage when the emcee performed the controversial skit.  More…

Jerry Seinfeld thinks Roseanne Barr shouldn’t have been fired

Jerry Seinfeld has some thoughts about “Roseanne” and its former leading lady Roseanne Barr. “I didn’t see why it was necessary to fire her,” Seinfeld told “Entertainment Tonight.” “Why would you murder someone who’s committing suicide?”  More…

Paul McCartney Carpool Karaoke with James Corden

Lisa Marie Presley claims ex-money manager lost her $100 million fortune

Lisa Marie Presley’s ex-money manager paid himself an annual salary of more than $700,000 – while he was losing her $100 million fortune, Elvis’s daughter claims. Barry Siegel ‘enriched himself with exorbitant fees’, blasts 50-year-old Presley in new court documents filed at Los Angeles Superior Court.  More…

Miss America competition now seeking fat, ugly girls

Miss America is scrapping its swimsuit competition and will no longer judge contestants based on their looks, the organization announced Tuesday. “We’ve heard from a lot of young women who say, ‘We’d love to be a part of your program but we don’t want to be out there in high heels and a swimsuit.’  More…

‘Roseanne’ cancelled but spinoff without Roseanne Barr possible

“Roseanne” isn’t dead just yet. Executives at ABC are looking into whether they can salvage the hit family sitcom with a new series featuring the show’s remaining actors.  More…

‘Roseanne’ Canceled at ABC Following Racist Tweet

ABC, in a stunning move, has decided to cancel its Roseanne revival following star Roseanne Barr’s racist tweet Tuesday.
Early Tuesday, star, head writer and exec producer Barr attacked Valerie Jarrett, a senior adviser to former President Barack Obama, in a since-deleted tweet in which she said “Muslim brotherhood & planet of the apes had a baby=vj.”  More…

‘Good Morning America’ to expand to three hours

ABC is expanding “Good Morning America” to three hours, Page Six has learned. The network is also axing its daytime food show “The Chew.” The new hour of “GMA” will air at 1 p.m. ABC said in a press release that additional details about the program, including its title and anchors, will be announced “in the coming months.”  More…

Town & Country apologizes to Monica Lewinsky for event snub

Town & Country magazine apologized Thursday to Monica Lewinsky for uninviting her to an event after former President Bill Clinton joined the guest list.  More…

Shania Twain apologizes for saying she would have voted for Trump

Shania Twain has apologized for saying if she were American she would have voted for Donald Trump for president, even though he’s offensive.  More…

Kathie Lee Gifford wakes up at 2 a.m. daily without an alarm clock

Kathie Lee Gifford is a well-oiled machine who doesn’t need assistance waking up in the wee hours of the morning. Talking about her morning routine on the “Today” show on Tuesday, the TV legend revealed she’s the definition of an early riser — adding her days start at 2 a.m.  More…

North Americans world’s biggest TV addicts, watching four hours a day

The average person around the world spent nearly three hours a day in front their television last year, according to a report released Monday. Americans and Canadians are the biggest TV addicts, said the report, watching four hours and three minutes on average daily.  More…

Man misses out on $7K in embarrassing ‘Wheel of Fortune’ fail

A contestant on “Wheel of Fortune” missed out on an easy $7,100 Monday after botching his pronunciation of the word “Flamenco.”  More…

‘Roseanne’ Revival’s Huge Debut Stuns Hollywood, Prompts Soul-Searching

Roseanne made a triumphant return Tuesday night, blowing past projections with a 5.2 adults 18-49 rating and 18.2 million total viewers for the debut of its revival, which drew 10% more viewers than the original series finale 21 years ago.  More…

God begs Oprah to run for President in 2020