Prince sets a record Prince hasn't been this popular with consumers for years: According to Billboard, the late, great Minnesota musician has five LPs on the top-10 album chart - The Very Best of Prince (No. 2), Purple Rain (No. 3), The Hits/The B-Sides (No. 4), Ultimate (No. 6), and 1999 (No. 7).
Kanye "The Ego" West lets loose "What [is] the point of thinking?" So declared Kanye West Thursday on Ellen DeGeneres' show when the host suggested he may want to reflect on his tweets before posting them. Kim Kardashian's hub is famous for detonating stream-of-consciousness ravings on social media.
Wright: Pay or I won't play Robin Wright is awesome as Kevin Spacey's wife on the Netflix political thriller House of Cards. Yet, like most women in Hollywood, she gets paid less than her male costar. So she threatened to go to the media unless she got equal pay.
Sinéad O'Connor is found Sinéad O'Connor, reported missing overnight, has been located, Wilmette, Ill., police said Monday afternoon, according to the Chicago Tribune. The Irish singer, who has been living in the Chicago suburb since February, had not been seen since she left home at 6 a.m. Sunday for a ride on her Raleigh motorized bicycle.
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.
He hopes SideShow will help citizens better understand the vicissitudes of the Consumerist-Military-Industrial-Infotainment Complex, or, in other words, why Britney Spears has a tendency to shave her head, Brangelina to adopt children, and Lindsay Lohan to crave imprisonment.
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