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“Where are you?” In viral post, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson calls for leadership after George Floyd’s death

Photo by Matt Winkelmeyer/FilmMagic(LOS ANGELES) — While he doesn’t mention President Donald Trump by name, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, is calling out the president, looking for leadership in the wake of the death of George Floyd at the hands of cops in Minneapolis.  “Where is our leader at this time when our country is down on its knees, begging, pleading,…read more »

So why was everybody making bread during lockdown? Celeb baker Chris Tucker knows

Chris Tucker(LOS ANGELES) — It seems like just about everybody has been baking while under COVID-19 lockdown, at least according to countless social media posts of freshly-made sourdough and banana bread.  A recent study found that online searches for banana bread recipes topped 2.7 million in April — a nearly 590% increase from April of 2019.  So…read more »

Patrick Warburton on suiting up for ‘Space Force’, and finding his inner Puddy amid COVID-19

Aaron Epstein/NETFLIX(LOS ANGELES) — In the role of Elaine’s sleepy-eyed, face-painting, on-again-off-again boyfriend David Puddy, Patrick Warburton only appeared in nine regular season episodes of Seinfeld — but his character left an impression strong enough that even die-hard fans swear he was in more.  Now the star, who is also a regular voice on Seth MacFarland’s Family…read more »

LEGO pulled ads for police-related sets in wake of George Floyd death, protests

Gregory Rec/Portland Press Herald via Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) — The industry trade The Toybook has reported that building toy giant LEGO requested that its marketers pull online ads “ASAP” for building sets regarding police, in the wake of the death of George Floyd at the hands of now-terminated Minneapolis cops. Floyd’s death May 25 sparked ongoing protests worldwide as…read more »

Richard Schiff hints at a ‘West Wing’ reunion to benefit Black Lives Matter

“The West Wing” cast — Photo by: James Sorensen/NBCU Photo Bank(LOS ANGELES) — Richard Schiff is hinting that a reunion of the cast of the Emmy-winning NBC drama The West Wing could be in the works, and like those that brought the casts of shows like Community back together, a charity component would be involved.  Schiff had been posting photos on his Twitter…read more »

Alicia Silverstone reveals she and her 9-year-old son bathe together

Photo by Toni Anne Barson/WireImage(LOS ANGELES) — When talking about her vegan lifestyle, actress Alicia Silverstone turned heads when she revealed an unconventional activity she and her nine-year-old son enjoy while quarantining during COVID-19. In a May 31 interview with The New York Times, the Clueless star opened up about how she and her son Bear Blu have been riding out the pandemic, to which…read more »

‘Saturday Night Live”s Chris Redd launches COVID-19 relief fund for protestors

Ashley Good/NBC(NEW YORK) — With protests erupting across the nation demanding justice for George Floyd, a black man who died while in police custody in Minneapolis, health officials have raised concerns about the demonstrations sparking a second wave of COVID-19. Despite that a majority of protestors have been photographed wearing masks, it’s the lack of social distancing that has health…read more »

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