“We need justice for George Floyd,” the singer says in an Instagram video posted Friday night. “We all witnessed his murder in broad daylight. We’re broken and we’re disgusted. We cannot normalize this pain. I’m not only speaking to people of color. If you’re white, black, brown, or anything in between, I’m sure you feel hopeless about the racism going on in America right now. No more senseless killings of human beings. No more seeing people of color as less than human. We can no longer look away. … [Read more...] about Beyoncé Wants Justice, More Charges In the Killing of George Floyd: ‘We All Witnessed His Murder’
Give Nascar a Whirl More than six million sports-deprived viewers raced to catch Fox's coverage of the NASCAR Cup Series when it returned in mid-May and as the official Instagram proclaimed, "We're just getting [re]started" with events scheduled through the summer. So, viewers, start your cable boxes! … [Read more...] about 14 Slam Dunk Ways You Can Still Get Your Sports Fix Without Live Games
Charles Spencer shared the most stunning video on Friday, showing a herd of fallow deer at his residence, Althorp House. According to Althorp's House website, the herd of rare black fallow currently numbers at 350 and in the short clip, which he captioned: "The deer at @AlthorpHouse this evening," they can all be seen running together. … [Read more...] about Princess Diana’s brother Charles Spencer shares stunning video taken at Althorp House and fans can’t believe their eyes
Fandoms are a place for people to find comfort and forge valuable friendships, but any organizing force capable of creating as much noise as artist-centric interest groups have been able to in the last decade also holds great destructive power. Now, toxicity in music fandom is a years-old practice. The visceral reaction to the 1913 premiere of Russian composer and conductor Igor Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring is remembered, perhaps melodramatically, as a borderline riot. In 1979, nearly 50,000 rock fans packed into Chicago’s Comiskey Park to see a radio DJ detonate disco records after a White Sox doubleheader on what went down in history as “Disco Demolition Night.” The internet is a unique playing field and a fertile breeding ground for misinformation and targeted harassment. With so many voices and opposing ideas occupying the same space, it’s hard to parse truth from fiction. Nuance is scarce. Last week was a master class in the inability to stop a … [Read more...] about Stan Culture Is Due a Reckoning. So Are the Celebrities They Worship.
"My time now is to be a healthy mum and a great parent to Jack. Creating a human being for nine months is an incredible thing. You have to be kind to yourself, and not expect your body to go, snap, straight back to what it was before. I have put my body through so much over the years," said Natalie who moved from Australia to London to join Strictly in 2009. She also created dance fitness plan FitSteps in 2013 with Mark Foster, the ex-swimmer partnered with Natalie on Strictly in 2008, and her former pro partner Ian Waite. … [Read more...] about Strictly’s Natalie Lowe shares rare picture of gorgeous baby son Jack