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‘Game of Thrones’ finale flies high, but can’t quite stick the landing

The following contains spoilers about the “Game of Thrones” series finale that premiered May 19. “When you play the Game of Thrones, you win or you die.” After eight seasons, 73 episodes and a much-debated flurry of plot developments, that signature first-season line proved the key to unraveling the “Game of Thrones” finale, which, after…MORE

What we think will happen on tonight’s ‘Game of Thrones’ finale

After eight years the world is finally about to find out how “Game of Thrones” ends. We know some characters will die. There will probably be dragon fire. A lot of us won’t be happy with the outcome. Beyond that, it’s anyone’s guess. That trailer for tonight’s episode told us very little (basically we know…MORE

Marilyn Manson heads to the Vatican

Marilyn Manson, the self-proclaimed “Antichrist Superstar,” is getting cozy with the pope. That is, with the “new” pope. HBO announced Friday that the rock musician will guest star in the network’s upcoming series, “The New Pope.” “Holy Father! Sharon Stone and Marilyn Manson will guest star in #TheNewPope, coming soon,” HBO tweeted. The new show…MORE

Boy George storms off the set of ‘The Voice Australia’

Do you really want to hurt Boy George? “The Voice Australia” was back on Sunday night for season eight, and coach George brought the drama. The lead singer of Culture Club stormed off the set during the show’s blind auditions phase after a testy exchange with one of the contestants. Twenty-year-old Daniel Shaw had just…MORE

Country star Travis Tritt’s tour bus sideswiped in crash that killed 2

A tour bus carrying country musician Travis Tritt was sideswiped during a crash that left two people dead in South Carolina, he said. In a series of posts on social media, Tritt said the accident occurred Saturday morning in front of his tour bus on Veterans Highway in Myrtle Beach. The bus was sideswiped while…MORE

‘Game of Thrones’ finale: A poisoned chalice?

The world is set to look like a very different place for millions of people on Monday, May 20. No idea why? Then you’ve clearly not been part of the huge cultural phenomenon that has swept the globe since “Game of Thrones” (GOT) first took to our screens eight years ago. The first-ever episode drew…MORE

Arnold Schwarzenegger got kicked in the back while he was in South Africa

Arnold Schwarzenegger was attacked on Saturday during his visit to South Africa. The 71-year-old actor and former California governor was in the country for Arnold Classic Africa, a multi-sport event held in Johannesburg each May. A video shows Schwarzenegger on the sidelines filming a rope-skipping competition on a phone. As he turns back around to…MORE

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‘Jeopardy!’ champion James Holzhauer wins his 23rd game, continuing his streak

James Holzhauer continued his win streak on “Jeopardy!” Monday by winning his 23rd game. After a two-week hiatus, the reigning champion finished his 23rd win with $89,229. The 34-year-old professional sports gambler from Las Vegas now has a total of $1,780,237. He has the second longest winning streak in the show’s history and the second…

Reese Witherspoon gives an update on ‘Legally Blonde 3’

Fans of Elle Woods can get ready for another explosion of all pink everything at the movies. Reese Witherspoon, who played the character in 2001’s “Legally Blonde” and its 2003 sequel told Ellen DeGeneres on her talk show Monday about plans for a third installment. “We’re meeting about it. I mean, we’re definitely talking about…

Melvin Edmonds, After 7 singer, dead at 65

R&B singer Melvin Edmonds, a member of the group After 7 and brother of superstar Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds, has died, his former bandmate told CNN. He was 65. Edmunds died Saturday, according to a statement from After 7 co-founder Keith Mitchell posted on the group’s Facebook page and confirmed by CNN. The cause of death…

Jeffree Star shares his part of Tati Westbrook and James Charles drama

There’s been a new development in the James Charles and Tati Westbrook drama. Another YouTube star and beauty influencer, Jeffree Star, released a video on Sunday, titled “Never Doing This Again.” In it Star said, “I am embarrassed of myself.” “I also owe an apology to my audience for bringing something public and inserting myself…