Matt McGorry shows support for ‘Black Lives Matter’

Credit: NY Daily News

Credit: NY Daily News

Ladies (and gentlemen, no judgment here), meet your new celebrity crush: Matt McGorry.  Of course, you know him as Officer Bennett on Orange Is the New Black and Asher Millstone on How to Get Away with Murder, but you’ll probably want to get to know the real Matt McGorry after you check out his Twitter feed.  McGorry is an outspoken feminist (as you should be…it’s equal rights, people), but now he’s drawing attention to another important issue: the Black Lives Matter movement. Continue reading

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Kristen Bell pens blog in favor of vaccines

Credit: US Weekly

Credit: US Weekly

For some disturbing reason, one of the most controversial topics right now is whether or not parents should give their children vaccines.  In a blog for The Huffington Post titled “Facts Are Your Friends — Vaccinate Your Children,” Kristen Bell lays out eight points in favor of vaccines, urging mothers and fathers to vaccinate their kids.

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Rebel Wilson promotes body positivity at MTV Movie Awards

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Credit: MTV

Pitch Perfect star Rebel Wilson is always down for dressing up in wacky costumes and poking fun at herself (such as when she hosted the 2013 MTV Movie Awards), but at this year’s MTV Movie Awards, her outfit was no joke. Continue reading

What You May Have Missed

blog1This is something new I want to try out on the blog.  I thought to myself, “What makes my blog different? Right now, nothing.”  So here’s the thing: I know how busy we all are. I also know that we love to know what’s going on so we can talk about it tomorrow at the water cooler.  Here’s where I come in.

I’m going to (try) to start doing a segment called “What You May Have Missed.”  These posts will feature several stories regarding music, movies, tv, fashion…whatever is going on right now!  I will provide a very short snippet of the story as well as a link to where you can read more about it.  That way, 1. I don’t have to spend an hour perfecting a full story, and 2. you don’t have to read a whole story about something you don’t care about.  You can read what you find interesting and when it comes up in conversation, you’ll know what’s going on!

I really hope this works, but if not, it’s back to the drawing board.  Let’s give it a shot, shall we? Continue reading

Miranda Lambert Opens Bed & Breakfast

Credit: Miranda Lambert

Credit: Miranda Lambert

Country queen Miranda Lambert is one busy woman.  She released a number one album this summer (“Platinum”), owns two Pink Pistol stores, and was just nominated for nine CMA Awards.  Basically, she’s on top of the world. Now, the “fastest girl in town” is adding a new job to her resume: innkeeper!  Lambert’s new bed & breakfast, The Ladysmith, is officially open for business. Continue reading