- ABC says the Washington Football Team is replacing their cheerleading squad with a co-ed dance team. They have hired a former Laker Girl to assemble the new team. The change is being made because team employees allegedly made inappropriate comments towards the cheerleaders.
- Elite Daily says Patrick Mahomes and Brittany Matthews announced yesterday that they will be getting married sometime in 2022
- Chain Store Age magazine says Apollo Global Management is purchasing Michaels craft stores for $3.3 billion. Michaels has 1,275 stores across North America
Sales Of Dr Seuss Books Are Soaring: WGN says sales of Dr. Seuss books are soaring because Dr. Seuss Enterprises is no longer going to publish the following titles due to racist and insensitive imagery: “If I Ran the Zoo,” “And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street,” “McElligot’s Pool,” “On Beyond Zebra!,” “Scrambled Eggs Super!” and “The Cat’s Quizzer''.
Some Dr. Seuss books are now selling for as much as $2,000 on eBay. Hardcover books are selling for even more than that
Breitbart says Dr. Seuss books currently occupy 42 of the top 50 sales positions on Amazon's book chart
Survey: "Should schools be canceling Dr Seuss? Do you agree with the study? What are your thoughts on this?"
Shawn Mendes wished Camila Cabello a happy 24th birthday yesterday with the following post: "Happy birthday to the kindest, bravest and most beautiful person I’ve ever known. I love you more every day mi vida."
24kGoldn tells XXL Magazine that he loved entertaining people growing up."Growing up, most of the time, I had a really big afro. So, people knew who I was all the time. I was popular because you couldn’t miss me from a mile away. With that, and having the real name Golden, like, personality just develops. Always entertaining people because people know who I am. So, I was just always goofing around in class, but I was a really hard worker.”
Ariana Grande tells Vogue magazine that her onstage persona protects her. “I like having my funny character that I play...that feels like this exaggerated version of myself. It protects me."
The Weeknd tells Harpers Bazaar magazine that he likes keeping some of his personal life a secret. “I’m not in a rush to let people know everything about me. Mystery is always great. Luckily, the only thing the world demands of me is music. I don’t have to give them anything else for the rest of my life.”
E! News says Taylor Swift recently sent Olivia Rodrigo a gift. The network quotes Olivia as saying, "She is absolutely the kindest individual in the whole world. Actually, last night, literally like 12 hours ago, I got a package from her with this like handwritten note. And she gave me this ring because she said she wore one just like it when she wrote Red and she wanted me to have one like it and all of this amazing stuff, she's like hand-wrapped these gifts. I feel so lucky that I just was born at the right time to be able to look up to somebody like her. I think she's incredible. All of her support and like genuine, like compassion and excitement for me is just been so, so surreal."
The Daily Express claims Oprah is allegedly mad that Prince Harry did a tell-all interview with James Corden. Oprah's interview with Harry and Meghan airs Sunday on CBS. A source tells the newspaper, "Anyone that saw James Corden and Prince Harry on Friday, first of all, Oprah must have been livid that he'd already given the line of why he quit the Royals to James Corden so she's not got that as an exclusive. So she's wasted a couple of million there but I just find it utterly extraordinary how a couple that are so rich and have had such a high position in life as the Duke and Duchess can manage to make themselves appear so cheap."
OK! magazine says Meghan Markle ripped the Royals yesterday for insinuating that she bullied staffers during her time in London. Her rep released a statement saying, “Let’s just call this what it is — a calculated smear campaign based on misleading and harmful misinformation: It’s no coincidence that distorted several-year-old accusations aimed at undermining The Duchess are being briefed to the British media shortly before she and The Duke are due to speak openly and honestly about their experience of recent years. The Duchess is saddened by this latest attack on her character, particularly as someone who has been the target of bullying herself and is deeply committed to supporting those who have experienced pain and trauma. She is determined to continue her work building compassion around the world and will keep striving to set an example for doing what is right and doing what is good."
A source tells E! News, "Harry and Meghan knew that it would get ugly in the run up [to the Oprah special], but seeing such an obvious attempt at destroying her character was distressing and upsetting. They have had everything and the kitchen sink thrown at them this week, but ultimately nothing will stop them from sharing their truth."
Eddie Murphy tells We Got This Covered that he almost did a crossover and included two members of the Klumps in ''Coming 2 America''. “There was a scene in this Coming 2 America we just did. There was a scene where the Klumps, remember the circumcision scene? Originally, the Klumps kind of popped up in that scene. In the long run, it was too hard a left, and it would have been too expensive to do. So yeah, they were in this thing.”
''Coming 2 America'' starts streaming tomorrow on Amazon Prime
E! News says Joe Exotic is releasing a memoir titled ''TIGER KING: The Official Tell-All Memoir''. The book will be out on November 9th. Joe says, "It's going to be a truth-tell book. I'm not holding back anything. Everybody that's ever done anything good, it's going to be in there and anybody that's got bones in your closet, you better look out."
Hollywoodlife.com claims Tiger Woods allegedly prefers his children stay in Florida while he recovers from his car accident in California. A source tells the website, “Tiger has been in contact with his kids, but while he recovers, he’s fine with them being with Elin in Florida. He feels that it would be too dramatic for them to see their dad hurt. He’s reassured them that he’s getting better each day and everything’s going to be alright. He doesn’t want the kids to be around all the media coverage. When things settle and he’s able leave the hospital, he will see his kids.”
Rap-up says Kim Kardashian is getting her $60 million Hidden Hills, California marital home in her divorce with Kanye West. All four of their kids have been raised in the home. They spent $20 million renovating it
E! News says Justin Timberlake wished Jessica Biel a happy 39th birthday yesterday with the following post: "Happy Birthday to my favorite person in the world. The strongest, funniest, best, brightest and most beautiful mom/partner/BOSS there is. I'm lucky to learn from you and laugh with you and celebrate you every day. But, today we do it with [birthday cake emoji]!!!!"
Entertainment Tonight says Ellen DeGeneres is no longer going to host the "Friends" reunion special for HBO Max. The television show quotes David Schwimmer as saying, “It’s not Ellen, it’s not Billy Crystal. Actually, in a little over a month I’m heading out to L.A. So, finally, I mean, we figured out a way to film it safely and there’s going to be a portion of it that we filmed outside because of, you know, for safety protocols.”
OK! magazine claims Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen may have another baby. A source tells the magazine, “They’ve been telling friends they hope to make an announcement by summer at the latest. The move to Florida from Boston has worked wonders on their love life and put them in baby-making mode. Brady and Bundchen plan to build a luxury mansion there complete with a nursery, so they’ll be prepared when the new arrival comes. They’ve never felt healthier or been happier.”
Mel Gibson tells Extra TV that his four-year-old son, Lars, has been his toughest challenge during the pandemic. “Well, it’s good, because you get to know him pretty well… But having a 4-year-old, a 4-year-old boy who is a little Viking, it’s just a handful anyway… no matter if it’s a pandemic, no matter if he’s at home, no matter if he’s raiding distant shores, it doesn’t matter.”
TOP FIVE FASHION TRENDS PEOPLE WANT TO SEE GO AWAY … According to a new survey by Cleaner's Supply.
Tight jeans - 21%
Pleather - 20%
Thongs - 20%
Rompers - 19%
Bodysuits - 18%
Survey: ''What are your fashion pet peeves? What combos don't work?"