By Craig Hlavaty Published 2:39 pm CDT, Friday, October 26, 2018 PHOTOS: The best biopics about real-life Texans Leonardo DiCaprio is just one of the actors who have portrayed famous Texas tycoon and playboy Howard Hughes. >>>Learn about the best movies that have been made about Texans big and small... less PHOTOS: The best biopics about real-life Texans Leonardo DiCaprio is just one of the actors who have portrayed famous Texas tycoon and playboy Howard Hughes. >>>Learn about the best movies that ... more Photo: Warner Home Video Leonardo DiCaprio as Howard Hughes in 'The Aviator' is still seen as one of Leo's best roles. Leonardo DiCaprio as Howard Hughes in 'The Aviator' is still seen as one of Leo's best roles. Tom Hanks plays Congressman Charlie Wilson and Julie Roberts portrays Houstonian Joanne Herring in the 2007 film, “Charlie … [Read more...] about The best big-screen biopics about famous and infamous Texans
By Matt Schneidman | [email protected] | Bay Area News Group PUBLISHED: October 18, 2018 at 6:00 am | UPDATED: October 18, 2018 at 10:05 am The real Jon Gruden has disappointed this season, to say the least, but the fake Jon Gruden has been right on point. While the 55-year-old trades his best player, leads the Raiders to an underwhelming 1-5 start and inspires fans to make a website counting down the milliseconds until his 10-year contract expires, a 26-year-old public relations and content specialist at a real estate investment firm in Ohio takes advantage. Justin Greear created the Jon Gruden Twitter parody account before the 2014 season, after his Tim Tebow parody account ran out of gas with Tebow fading from the spotlight. Greear picked Gruden as another iconic personality the masses knew from his gig as Monday Night Football color commentator, and the account gained 100,000 followers in just three months. Now @Faux_Gruden has over 348,000 followers, combining … [Read more...] about Who’s behind the Jon Gruden Twitter parody account?
Google Trends released an interactive map that shows where searches for #MeToo are trending -- with areas that have the highest interest in the movement glowing white. On Tuesday, India, by far, shined the brightest. The #MeToo movement, which gained momentum last fall, has since unearthed decades of sexual misconduct by heads of industry and world leaders alike. This April, in recognition of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Google launched "Me Too Rising," an interactive map that depicts the top 300 cities that are searching daily for the phrase "MeToo." In the past year, #MeToo has been searched in 195 countries—that's every country on earth," according to a Google blog post. The map also highlights the top five cities searching for #MeToo on any given day on the map's homepage, allowing users to click on the city and read all coverage of the movement dating back to last fall. On Tuesday night, all of the top five cities trending for #MeToo searches were located in India, … [Read more...] about On Google’s map of #MeToo searches, India lights up like a Christmas tree
CELEBS and legends from the rap and hip-hop world have reacted in fury at Kanye West's bizarre meeting with Donald Trump. The US President was stunned into silence yesterday as West hugged him and said: “I love this guy” - but the surreal scene sparked criticism and even claims the star was suffering from a mental illness. The rapper wore his “Make America Great Again” hat during the pair’s meeting in the Oval Office, where he ranted about a wide range of subjects – and even advised Trump to dump Air Force One. The topic of West’s potential future presidential career was also raised – with the star suggesting that could happen “only after 2024”. “Let’s stop worrying about the future, all we have is today. Trump is on his hero’s journey right now. He might not have thought he’d have a crazy motherf***** like [me],” the musician added. But the show of love between West and Trump did not … [Read more...] about Kanye West blasted by 50 Cent and rapper TI for ‘boot licking his master’ Donald Trump at the White House
Amy B Wang, The Washington Post Published 9:18 am CDT, Tuesday, October 9, 2018 Swift posted on Instagram Sunday, Oct. 7, that she's voting for Tennessee's Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen, breaking her long-standing refusal to discuss anything politics. >>CELEBS WHO SAID THEY'D LEAVE AMERICA IF TRUMP WON... And where they're living now less Swift posted on Instagram Sunday, Oct. 7, that she's voting for Tennessee's Democratic Senate candidate Phil Bredesen, breaking her long-standing refusal to discuss anything politics. >>CELEBS WHO SAID ... more Photo: Joel C Ryan, Joel C Ryan/Invision/AP Guess where they are now... Guess where they are now... Miley CyrusThe pop star ranted on Instagram that she’d leave the country if Trump wins – “I don't say things I don't mean!” – though she hasn’t posted anything since on where she might go. … [Read more...] about Taylor Swift’s endorsement of Democrats causes spike in voter registrations