Comedy actress Bella Emberg dies

Comedy actress Bella Emberg dies
"She really was a one-off."In an interview with the Daily Mirror last year, Emberg insisted the Blunder Woman character had been a blessing, not a curse, despite meaning that when the show finished in 1996 she could not get work."I went for jobs and they'd say: 'We'd love to hire you but you're too well known with Russ,'" she told the paper."Once every few weeks I go and look at that Blunder Woman costume - still hanging up at

The 47 most outrageous lines in Donald Trump’s New York Times interview

The 47 most outrageous lines in Donald Trump’s New York Times interview
Washington (CNN)On Thursday at Mar-a-Lago, President Donald Trump decided to sit down and chat. With a reporter. For The New York Times. For 30 minutes.2. "Frankly, there is absolutely no collusion. That's been proven by every Democrat is saying it."So. The fact that Democrats say the possibility of collusion exists is evidence that collusion doesn't actually exist. If so, wow.3. "Virtually every Democrat has said there is no collusion. There is no collusion."Wait, wait. So it's not that Democrats

Goldman Is Setting Up a Cryptocurrency Trading Desk

Goldman Is Setting Up a Cryptocurrency Trading Desk
At least one of Wall Street’s biggest firms is growing more comfortable with cryptocurrencies.Goldman Sachs Group Inc. is setting up a trading desk to make markets in digital currencies such as bitcoin, according to people with knowledge of the strategy. The bank aims to get the business running by the end of June, if not earlier, two of the people said. Another said it’s still trying to work out security issues as well as how it would hold, or

Trump: I’m a ‘very stable genius’

Trump: I’m a ‘very stable genius’
Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump slammed reports questioning his mental stability in a series of tweets Saturday morning, writing he's a "very stable genius" after the publication of an expos about his first year as President put the White House into damage-control mode."Actually, throughout my life, my two greatest assets have been mental stability and being, like, really smart," the President continued. "Crooked Hillary Clinton also played these cards very hard and, as everyone knows, went down in flames. I

50 Devious Habits Of Highly Toxic People (And Why They Do What They Do)

50 Devious Habits Of Highly Toxic People (And Why They Do What They Do)
Coffee and Milk Toxicity exists on a spectrum. People who engage in a few of these behaviors in certain circumstances are not malignant predators. However, if someone engages in these behaviors chronically with the intent to harm and with little to no admission of their own wrongdoing, there is a high chance you’re dealing with a highly manipulative and toxic individual. Many malignant narcissists, for example, use most, if not all of the behaviors listed and more to diminish

Sean Hannity Gave Donald Trump a Preview of Questions, Michael Wolffs Bombshell Book Claims

Sean Hannity Gave Donald Trump a Preview of Questions, Michael Wolffs Bombshell Book Claims
Fox News primetime star Sean Hannity fed questions to President Trump in advance of their interview last fall, according to the author of a bombshell book peering inside the first year of Trumps White House.In that new book, incapable, with frequent lapses in memory becoming a cause for concern. Trump was initially scheduled for a 60 Minutes interview in September, but abruptly canceled after ex-top adviser Steve Bannon was interviewed by the same program. The presidents advisers felt he

The 10 Late-Night Moments That Defined 2017: Laughter, Tears, and Plenty of Outrage

The 10 Late-Night Moments That Defined 2017: Laughter, Tears, and Plenty of Outrage
Americas late-night hosts entered 2017 with a mix of trepidation and dread. After spending the better part of two years talking about almost nothing besides Donald Trump, many had hoped a Hillary Clinton win would give them a chance to finally move on. Its weird when people say this must be great for you about the Trump presidency, Late Nights Seth Meyers told The Daily Beast midway through the year. I feel its like being a gravedigger in the

Meryl Streep Slams Rose McGowan’s Claim That She Turned A Blind Eye To Harvey Weinstein’s Misconduct

Meryl Streep Slams Rose McGowan’s Claim That She Turned A Blind Eye To Harvey Weinstein’s Misconduct
Since news of Harvey Weinstein’s prolific sexual misconduct broke, people around the world have been forced to reflect not only on the behavior of people in the entertainment industry, but themselves. Yet despite the groundbreaking revelations, the accusations the scandal has inspired have shown no signs of letting up. One of Weinstein’s accusers is actress Rose McGowan. Back in October, the Charmed star accused the former movie mogul of raping her in 1997. She revealed that she was told

The Fight for LGBT Equality in 2018 Will Be Fierce

The Fight for LGBT Equality in 2018 Will Be Fierce
Jay Michaelson: So, here we are at the end of a strange year for LGBTQ Americans. On the one hand, mainstream acceptance of gay people continues to spread; gays are now officially boring. On the other hand, trans people are being singled out for government persecution on the one hand and continued street violence on the other.Meanwhile, as all three of us have written, the Trump-Pence administration is inflicting the "death of a thousand blows" against LGBTQ civil rights,

Target to Buy Shipt for $550 Million in Challenge to Amazon

Target to Buy Shipt for $550 Million in Challenge to Amazon
Target Corp. agreed to purchase grocery-delivery startup acquired software company Grand Junction, which also manages local and same-day deliveries. Target now offers same-day delivery in New York City and can send orders from 1,400 of its stores. Competition in this space is growing fiercer, though, as rivals Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and Best Buy Co. also apparel, have sent retailers scrambling to improve their online offerings. E-commerce sales are up about 17 percent this holiday season, according to Adobe Systems

The Criminal Underworld Is Dropping Bitcoin for Another Currency

The Criminal Underworld Is Dropping Bitcoin for Another Currency
Bitcoin is losing its luster with some of its earliest and most avid fans -- criminals -- giving rise to a new breed of virtual currency.Privacy coins such as monero, designed to avoid tracking, have climbed faster over the past two months as law enforcers adopt software tools to monitor people using bitcoin. A slew of analytic firms such as Chainalysis are getting better at flagging digital hoards Source: Coinmarketcap.com Note: Figures shows percentage change in price compared with

Doug Jones Victory In Alabama Is Seriously Groundbreaking, & Heres Why

Doug Jones Victory In Alabama Is Seriously Groundbreaking, & Heres Why
Late on Dec. 12, 2017, the unthinkable happened — well, unthinkable. Democrat Doug Jones won the hotly contested Alabama Senate seat in a contentious campaign against Republican Roy Moore. For casual observers and wonks alike, Jones's victory is nothing short of monumental for several reasons, because of the rarity of Alabama Democrats. When did Alabama last have a Democratic Senator? Well, let's just say that Cardi B. wasn't even yet. In fact, Alabama is so deep-red that Jones is

VOTE: Armie Hammer Apologizes To Casey Affleck But Does Affleck Deserve It??

VOTE: Armie Hammer Apologizes To Casey Affleck  But Does Affleck Deserve It??
Even before he was being called a beneficiary of white privilege in an article that eventually led him to delete his Twitter account, Armie Hammer was courting controversy. In one interview, he spoke about the unfair "double standard" in how his Birth Of A Nation director Nate Parker and Manchester By The Sea star Casey Affleck were treated by the media and the industry. With Nate in "director's jail" and Casey having a Best Actor Oscar on his shelf,

Marilyn Manson Thinks Hollywood’s Sexual Misconduct Scandal ‘Could Really Ruin A Lot Of People’s Lives That Don’t Need To Be Ruined’

Marilyn Manson Thinks Hollywood’s Sexual Misconduct Scandal ‘Could Really Ruin A Lot Of People’s Lives That Don’t Need To Be Ruined’
Marilyn Manson is no stranger to controversy… In a recent interview with Channel 4 News, the shock rocker was asked to comment on the sexual misconduct scandal rocking Hollywood. In case you forgot, the musician was formerly engaged to vocal Harvey Weinstein accuser Rose McGowan. Out of everything, the Antichrist Superstar is worried the #MeToo movement will turn attention away from "the artistic element of Hollywood," specifically filmmaking. Related:

The Truth About Why Millenials Think Diamond Engagement Rings Are Dumb

The Truth About Why Millenials Think Diamond Engagement Rings Are Dumb
Pexels Diamonds are way too expensive. Diamonds cost a lot of money. Why? Because they’re rare, you might think! But you would be wrong. At least, you wouldn’t have the entire story. In an interview with Powerline, Edward Jay Epstein, author of explains that while diamonds were considered rare for a long time, a whole bunch of them were discovered in the city of Kimberley, South Africa in the late 1800s. This terrified the people of De Beers, an

J.K. Rowling breaks her silence on Johnny Depp’s role in ‘Fantastic Beasts’

J.K. Rowling breaks her silence on Johnny Depp’s role in ‘Fantastic Beasts’
released a statement the decision to keep on weeks after the . uneasy and criticalFantastic Beasts and Where to Find ThemAmber Heardphysically harmed her, providing and  Depp has denied the allegations, though his former managers Now Rowling, who wrote screenplays for and , is speaking for the first time since the new wave of backlash emerged. Rowling’s site immediately crashed as fans rushed to read what she had to say. The statement is awkwardly worded and appears to defend Depp without