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Jim Jefferies nails what’s wrong with preserving Confederate monuments

Written by on August 19

On Tuesday, comedian Jim Jefferies, the host of the relatively new “The Jim Jefferies Show,” used his platform to discuss one of the key issues behind the events in Charlottesville last weekend: the preservation and idealization of Confederate iconography and the removal of Confederate monuments. Visiting Georgia for the segment, Jefferies says “Before I came to America, all I knew about the South was what I saw in…

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Taylor Swift Says This Photo Proves Radio DJ Groped Her Butt, Jury Agrees And Awards Her $1

Written by on August 19

A jury has ruled in favor of Taylor Swift in a highly public “groping case” between the pop star and former radio host David Mueller. The jury spent four hours in deliberation, then sided with Taylor in her countersuit against the former DJ for alleged assault and battery. It all began in 2013, when Taylor accused David of groping her butt during a meet-and-greet. The pop singer’s…

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Taylor Swift testifies that groping was ‘horrifying and shocking’

Written by on August 16

Pop star Taylor Swift delivered firm, spirited testimony in a civil trial on Thursday in describing a “horrifying and shocking” June 2013 incident when a former radio DJ allegedly groped her. “What Mr. Mueller did was very intentional,” Swift said as she answered questions from Gabriel McFarland, an attorney for David Mueller, the former radio host. “I am critical of your client for sticking his…

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Chris Pratt and Anna Faris announce separation: ‘We tried hard for a long time’

Written by on August 10

    “Guardians of the Galaxy” star Chris Pratt has announced via social media that he and “Mom” star Anna Faris are calling it quits after eight years of marriage.     In a statement he posted on Facebook early Monday morning signed by Pratt and Faris (who posted the same statement on Twitter late Sunday night), the couple wrote:   Anna and I are…

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