'Walking Dead' dread Some viewers are outraged by the horrific deaths of two beloved characters on Sunday's Season 7 premiere of The Walking Dead. Fans are threatening to boycott, while sensitive viewers are disgusted by the violence. (I won't name the two, for folks yet to watch.)
Anna Kendrick's lost love "Hi, stalker, just can't leave me alone, can you?" That's not the kind of phone call you expect to get from your one and only. But that's exactly what happened to Anna Kendrick when she 20. The guy she thought she was dating didn't think of her as his girlfriend.
Brad Pitt accused of child abuse? In a disturbing turn of events in the Angelina Jolie-Brad Pitt breakup, TMZ and several other news outlets say authorities in Los Angeles are investigating accusations that Pitt, 52, has verbally and physically abused at least one of the six children he's had with Jolie.
Brangelina tragedy: Day 2 Compared by some (well, only me, really) to the destruction of Pompeii in A.D. 79, the Brangelina breakup disaster has moved into its second day with word that the estranged couple already are arguing about custody.
Tirdad Derakhshani was born in Tehran, Iran, and raised in London and rural North Jersey, where he closely studied a theoretical, radical post-Hegelian approach to cow-tipping. He moved to Philadelphia in the mid-'80s to seek enlightenment, and instead received a B.A. in literature at Penn. While pursuing doctoral studies in modern religious thought and philosophy, he worked at the Inquirer as a news clerk, researcher, editor, and entertainment writer.
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