Zoe Kravitz to Play Catwoman, Keke Palmer’s Awkward Date Proposition + More
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- A New Era for Catwoman
Zoe Kravitz will be taking on the iconic role of Catwoman, playing alongside Robert Pattinson's Batman and we couldn't be more excited! Kravitz was offically initiated into the Catwoman crew by Anne Hathaway, who posted a tribute photo on Instagram telling Kravitz to "enjoy the ride." (via Buzzfeed)
- Baby Fever Explained by Professionals
Fertility doctors are saying that having baby fever in your twenties is totally normal. Half of America already has kids, and the other half hopes to have them sometime in the future. When we think about babies, love hormones are released, creating positive feelings about having a baby. Want to know what really causes baby fever? Check it out via Romper.
- Jennifer Aniston Broke Instagram
Jennifer Aniston joined Instagram for the first time to promote her upcoming Apple TV show. After only fifteen hours on the social media site, she wracked up 5.8 million followers. That number then jumped to 7.1 million followers, finally settling at 9.9 million. Her account crashed from the amount of people flocking to follow her and see the Friends reunion photo she posted. See it below:
- 11 Life Lessons for Millennials
Navigating life in your twenties can be a roller coaster of emotion and experiences. What is important is to make the most out of what you have and continue to grow. Don't let the title fool you though, because these life lessons can be used to help out seasoned professionals, too. Developing skills like knowing your value, learning how to prioritize and building character are things that anyone could benefit from. (via LinkedIn)
- Mike Johnson Really Wants Someone to Love
Mike Johnson was all love struck about Demi Lovato, but that was three weeks ago, and now his focus is on Keke Palmer. During a recent interview, Mike Johnson admitted he didn't like how public his relationship with Demi was. He then went on to ask Keke Palmer on a date on live TV, which she shut down immediately. Her reaction was priceless, check out the video below. (via PopCrush)
- Pharrell Williams Denounces 'Blurred Lines'
Pharrell isn't too proud of his song "Blurred Lines," saying that the sexually charged lyrics aren't something he would write or sing today. He said in an interview with GQ that he didn't see the issue with the song at first but in light of the #MeToo movement, he realized his mistake. Now, he wants to make music that is positive. (via Washington Post)
- Gina Rodriguez Apologizes for Using the N-Word
This week, the actress posted a video of herself singing along to the song "Ready or Not" by the Fugees while she was getting her hair and makeup done. Without thinking about the impact of the lyrics to the black community, she sang along to one lyric including the n-word. She apologized and took the video down. (via PopCrush)
- Squirrels Go Nuts for Winter
A woman in Pittsburg, PA was concerned when she smelled something burning coming from her engine. When she lifted the hood of her car, she did not expect to see her entire engine filled with walnuts and grass from her backyard. The woman and her husband cleaned out as much as they could but the mechanic they went to was still able to fill half a trash can with all the nuts that were stuffed inside by a hardworking squirrel. (via Huffpost)
- Man Breaks Record for Longest Period of Time Without Blinking
My eyes hurt just looking at this... (via NY Post)
The internet decided that the Ace Family is cancelled once again after some serious allegations came to light the other day. A YouTuber name Cole Carrigan made a 15 minute video called "The Truth about the Ace Family," accusing Austin McBroom of cheating and rape. (via Youtube)
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