Celebrity culture infects our democracy

Celebrity culture infects our democracy

Photo: /AP (Associated Press) President Roosevelt presents General Dwight Eisenhower with the Legion of Merit Medal for his recent military service during WWII. These two men were famous and were presidents. Trump is a celebrity — there’s a difference. Fame is generally built on accomplishment, celebrity on mastering the tools of self-exposure. less President Roosevelt […]

Celebrity haunts in Montauk busted in massive cocaine ring

Celebrity haunts in Montauk busted in massive cocaine ring

Bar workers at five popular joints on Long Island’s East End — including spots frequented by Scarlett Johansson and Matt Harvey — were busted for dealing cocaine they received through the mail, officials and law enforcement sources said Thursday. The 15 suspects include several seasonal workers in Montauk’s food-and-booze scene, who were getting packages of […]

China Escalates Crackdown on Celebrity Pay

China Escalates Crackdown on Celebrity Pay

2:19 AM PDT 8/14/2018 by Patrick Brzeski The country’s largest studios said they would follow strict pay limits for actors, while new reports reveal that models, sports stars and other prominent personalities are also being targeted by investigators. Beijing may soon get its wish of steeply reducing the pay earned by China’s biggest movie stars, […]

John Ratzenberger, of 'Cheers,' Pixar films, announced as Pekin Marigold Festival celebrity guest

John Ratzenberger, of 'Cheers,' Pixar films, announced as Pekin Marigold Festival celebrity guest

Copyright 2018 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. PEKIN – The Pekin Marigold Festival is welcoming John Ratzenberger as the 2018 Guest Celebrity to help celebrate the festival theme: “Cheers to Marigolds.”  Ratzenberger will be present on Saturday and Sunday of the festival, Sept. 8 and […]

Anna Kendrick Beat Ryan Reynolds For Best Twitter, and You Bet She Called Him Out

Anna Kendrick Beat Ryan Reynolds For Best Twitter, and You Bet She Called Him Out

Congrats to the woman with great pitch, @AnnaKendrick47! 🎶 #TeenChoice pic.twitter.com/p9srJf2oJH — FOX (@FOXTV) August 13, 2018 Sometimes being a humble winner is overrated. On Sunday night, Anna Kendrick took home choice comedy movie actress and choice Twit, and she made sure to call out one of her opponents for the latter award in the […]

Celebrity Big Brother: New teaser trailer hints a certain 'bad boy' housemate will 'cause a storm' in returning show

Celebrity Big Brother: New teaser trailer hints a certain 'bad boy' housemate will 'cause a storm' in returning show

Celebrity Big Brother teased even more sizzling details for their latest season – this time focusing on a ‘bad boy’ to stir up a ‘storm’.  In the second teaser trailer for the reality TV show, the animated weather report suggested an ‘orange weather warning’ – potentially hinting at who the ‘bad boy’ could be.  The […]

Today's top celebrity birthdays list for August 11, 2018

Today's top celebrity birthdays list for August 11, 2018

Top celebrity birthdays on August 11, 2018 Associated Press Top celebrity birthdays on August 11, 2018 Birthday wishes go out to Viola Davis, Hulk Hogan and all the other celebrities with birthdays today.  Check out our slideshow below to see more famous people turning a year older on  August 11th. -Mike Rose, cleveland.com Singer Eric […]

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