Day: May 17, 2022

Lizzo surprises fans with “Moulin Rouge” performance and hints her next move could be Broadway

Lizzo surprises fans with “Moulin Rouge” performance and hints her next move could be Broadway

Lizzo confessed on TikTok that one of her biggest dreams is to be on Broadway. The singer posted a video last Sunday of her short yet very emotional rendition of “El Tango de Roxanne” from “Moulin Rouge! The Musical.”

Mary J. Blige Honored at Billboard Music Awards

Mary J. Blige Honored at Billboard Music Awards

R&B and Hip Hop star and 10-time Billboard Music Award winner, Mary J. Blige, was honored and presented with the Icon Award at the 2022 BBMAs on Sunday night. The award was given to her by the former Icon Award recipient, Janet Jackson. Before she was awarded the Icon award, Blige performed at the award show, taking place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, which ended in standing ovations.

Conference Finals for the 2021-2022 NBA Playoffs Kicks Off

Conference Finals for the 2021-2022 NBA Playoffs Kicks Off

The NBA postseason has focused on four contenders hungry for the 2022 title. Miami Heat has become the first team to advance to the Eastern Conference finals, beating the Philadelphia 76ers on Thursday to their semifinal series 4-2. According to ESPN, “The third-seeded Golden State Warriors took care of business on Friday in the Western Conference semifinals, beating the Memphis Grizzlies 4-2 for the series win.”

5 Best Books To Get You Out Of Your
Book Slump

5 Best Books To Get You Out Of Your
Book Slump

A book slump is when you can’t for the life of you pick up a book. You want to read, but when you try to, you just put the book down within the first 30 minutes. I hate being in a book slump, but I discovered that the best way to get out of it is by picking up an easy, fun, interesting read.

Actress Maggie Peterson Dies at 81

Actress Maggie Peterson Dies at 81

American actress and singer Maggie Peterson, best known for her role as Charlene Darling in the Andy Griffith Show, has passed away at age 81.
Last Monday, her nephew Ben Eaton and her niece Amy Roger posted a statement on Maggie’s Facebook and GoFundMe page communicating the news of the actress’s passing. Her family said that she passed away peacefully in her sleep on May 15 in Colorado, surrounded by her family members.

Jesse Williams Speaks Out Leaked Broadway Nude Scene

Jesse Williams Speaks Out Leaked Broadway Nude Scene

Jesse Williams has taken to Twitter to speak out after leaked images and video of an onstage nude scene from the Broadway scene from the play “Take Me Out” late Monday night. The videos and photos were posted online by a fan and took social media by storm. The videos and images, mainly on Twitter, prompted public reactions from the show producers and the union that speaks for stage managers and actors.

Rajon Rondo Accused of Pulling Gun on
Former Partner

Rajon Rondo Accused of Pulling Gun on
Former Partner

Cavaliers star Rajon Rondo allegedly pulled a gun on his former partner, Ashley Bachelor, and threatened to kill her in front of their two kids. According to reports from TMZ, Rondo’s partner Ashley Bachelor filed a protective emergency order against Rondo after the 36-year-old allegedly pulled a gun on her and threatened to kill her. TMZ sports reported that Bachelor stated “I am extremely fearful for my safety and for the safety of my children.

Nestor Cortes, Action speaks louder than words

Nestor Cortes, Action speaks louder than words

I have had the opportunity to be around Nestor Cortes off and on for a few years. These meetings have taken place at hospitals in south Florida. These events were usually to deliver presents to kids on Christmas or just to brighten up a child’s day who was scared because he had cancer. The last […]

France names first female Prime Minister in 30 years

France names first female Prime Minister in 30 years

History is being made in France as Labor Minister Elisabeth Borne has been named Prime Minister, the first female to hold that position in 30 years, and only the second female in French history.
French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday picked Labor Minister Elisabeth Borne as his new prime minister as he prepares for legislative elections. Borne will replace Jean Castex as Prime Minister.

The FDA Takes Action to Improve Baby Formula Shortage 

The FDA Takes Action to Improve Baby Formula Shortage 

With the United States supplying 98% percent of baby formula, families across the nation are left stressed, panicked, and confused about what to feed their babies due to the recent shortage. Since millions of babies rely solely on formula for nutrients, their health and safely has been at risk since the shortage began in February when Abbott Nutrition recalled major formula brands and halted production at vital plan

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