Obama eclipses Trump in most popular Twitter posts of 2017

December 8, 2017

Twitters annual schedule of most retweeted announces aspects three tweets from Obama, and none from Trump Twitter has secreted its annual schedule of the most popular tweets on the programme, and in a year when so much coverage of the US president, Donald Trump, has been dominated by his Gab undertaking, it is his precede Barack Obama who dominates. Obama’s tweet repeating Nelson Mandela, territory” no one is born hating…


Johnny Hallyday, the ‘French Elvis’, dies at 74

December 7, 2017

Singer, who sold more than 110 m books and was hero-worship across contemporaries in France, had lung cancer France’s biggest rock star, national gravestone, akin to music royalty, plastered over the cover-up of celebrity magazines. Hallyday’s wife called the French president, Emmanuel Macron, at about 2am to inform him of Hallyday’s death. In a statement, Macron wrote:” We will never forget the figure, cheek, the voice or above all the…


Bollywood star Shashi Kapoor dies aged 79

December 5, 2017

A scion of the Kapoor film-making dynasty, the celebrated performer appeared in a number of Indian the characteristics and Merchant Ivory films Veteran Indian film industry supporter Shashi Kapoor has died at the age of 79, it has been confirmed.


Flynn plea deal increases exposure of senior Trump transition team members

December 4, 2017

Mike Pence, Jared Kushner, Reince Priebus, Jeff Sessions and even Trump himself are at risk By agreeing to cooperate with federal prosecutors in identified as a” senior administrator of the presidential transition unit” and a” particularly elderly member of the presidential transition squad “. Those two people- unless they are in fact one person- directed Flynn to hold conversations with the then Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak about sanctions and about…


Liu Yifei gets starring role in Mulan, as tide turns against ‘whitewashing’

December 2, 2017

Disney winnings homage for casting actor also known as Crystal Liu to play warrior dame in live-action remake A Chinese actor will toy the name part in a live-action remaking of Disney’s Mulan, a move seen as a win for Asian actors in Hollywood after repeated arguings over “whitewashing”. Liu Yifei, who likewise uses the name Crystal Liu, was picked to star in the film after a worldwide search that…


Yet more proof: Donald Trump is a fascist sympathiser | Richard Wolffe

December 1, 2017

Trumps decision to promote anti-Muslim videos by Britain First, an extreme far-right radical, confirms what was abundantly clear after Chartlottesville It was true after the prejudiced syndicate in Charlottesville three months ago. And it’s still true-life today: Donald J Trump quite literally feels with fascists. He shares their worldview as easily as he shares its own language and videos. He generates their expression and significances the biggest stage in politics….


Susan Sarandon: I thought Hillary was very dangerous. If she’d won, we’d be at war

November 27, 2017

Once the bete noire of the right , now the actor pinpoints herself even more hated by the left for refusing to support Hillary Clinton against Donald Trump. She talks about Hollywood sexism, female empowerment and playing Bette Davis Susan Sarandon at 71 is bright-eyed and airy, and perhaps shyer than she knows how publicly seem. When I walk into the room- a private members’ golf-club in downtown New York,…


The Guardian view on Taylor Swift: an envoy for Trumps values? | Editorial

November 25, 2017

Editorial: The world-wides biggest daddy starring was not just a product of the age but seems a messenger for its disrupting spirit In the year since Donald Trump was elected, the recreation world-wide has been widely work together in its condescension for his presidency. But a conspicuous articulation has been missing from the chorus: that of Taylor Swift, the world’s she won a court case against a DJ who had…


Mel Gibson: Weinstein scandal is a ‘precursor to change’

November 24, 2017

Star, bird-dog by claims of prejudiced and misogynistic action, told me that he hospitalities light-colored being thrown “where theres” shadows Mel Gibson has spoken out about the sexual abuse gossip in Hollywood, saying the gesticulate of accusations against Harvey Weinstein ought to have “painful” but will lead to change in the industry. The actor and Oscar-winning director, who has faced repeated damaging allegations of racist and misogynistic action, said:” Things…


David Cassidy obituary

November 24, 2017

Actor and singer who became a teenage idol thanks to The Partridge Family but ever detested his superstar status ” Girls are following me around- they’re ruining my whole life !” cried Keith Partridge in a tricky time on the 1970 s sitcom The Partridge Family. Keith, played by David Cassidy, was the show’s heartthrob, and for its four-year passed Cassidy’s offscreen life mirrored his. Teenage girls didn’t only follow…