Pamela Anderson opens up in a documentary that works to help reclaim her narrative

CNN — The word “Intimate” is frequently used when describing celebrity documentaries, but it certainly applies to “Pamela, a love story,” which at one point shows Pamela Anderson lounging in the bathtub as portions of her diaries are read as voiceover. The result is a humanizing look at a woman often reduced to a cartoon … Read more

How M&M’S is making the most of its spokescandies controversy

New York CNN — Over the past year, M&M’s has been the subject of Fox News tirades and criticism from a small segment of fans — first for changing the Green M&M’s footwear and more recently featuring female M&M characters on its packaging for International Women’s Day. So this week it announced a change: Following … Read more

Recently identified inflammatory disease VEXAS syndrome may be more common than thought, study suggests

CNN — David Adams spent half a decade fighting an illness he couldn’t name. He was in and out of the hospital several times a year. His inflamed joints made his hands feel like they had been squeezed into gloves – and he could no longer play his beloved classical and jazz guitars. He had … Read more

Taylor Swift: Live Nation exec will face lawmakers about concert ticket fiasco

New York CNN — Lawmakers are set to grill top executives from the event ticketing industry on Tuesday after Ticketmaster’s inability to process orders for Taylor Swift’s upcoming tour left millions of fans unable to buy tickets or without their ticket even after purchase. Joe Berchtold, the president and CFO of Ticketmaster parent company Live … Read more

King Charles III’s coronation: Buckingham Palace reveals details of three-day celebration

London CNN — Buckingham Palace on Saturday revealed details of King Charles III’s coronation, set to be less extravagant than his mother’s ceremony 70 years ago, in a reflection of the cost-of-living crisis many Britons are enduring. Three days of celebrations will take place, with the coronation on Saturday May 6, a “Coronation Big Lunch” … Read more

Escaping to your very own tropical island is the quintessential fantasy. But do the rewards outweigh the risks?

It’s the quintessential fantasy: to escape to your very own tropical island. For most of us, it’s an unattainable dream, except for a lucky few such as Canberra-based business owners Alex and Suzie Hoitnik. In 2018, they bought Mamasa, a private island to the north of Vanuatu that is only accessible by boat. The fantasy … Read more

Jeremy Renner shares first photo since snow plowing accident

CNN — “Hawkeye” star Jeremy Renner thanked well-wishers for their “kind words” in his first post to social media since his New Year’s Day snow plowing accident. In a short post to Instagram, where he shared a selfie reflecting some facial bruising, Renner wrote, “Thank you all for your kind words. Im (sic) too messed … Read more

‘This made us all unemployable’: Trump White House aides respond to January 6 in angry text exchange

CNN — A text exchange between Ivanka Trump’s chief of staff Julie Radford and White House aide Hope Hicks reveals their anger over then-President Donald Trump’s actions on January 6, 2021, hurting them professionally, according to newly released documents collected by the House select committee investigating the Capitol Hill insurrection . “In one day he … Read more

Why Some Fans Are Turning On Ryan Reynolds & Blake Lively

Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively have been one of Hollywood’s “it” couples for years now, partly because of how normal they seem, despite their impossibly glamorous life. Rather than cultivate the usual celebrity aloofness, the pair’s self-deprecating jokes and constant Instagram pranks have become something of a pop culture institution. And each new iteration is … Read more

Barbara Walters, legendary news anchor, has died at 93

CNN — Barbara Walters, the pioneering TV journalist whose interviewing skills made her one of the most prominent figures in broadcasting, has died, her spokesperson confirmed to CNN. She was 93. “Barbara Walters passed away peacefully in her home surrounded by loved ones. She lived her life with no regrets. She was a trailblazer not … Read more