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The Rundown: March 6

Mollie Cahillane, Blogger

March 5, 2014

Filed under Odds & Ends, Quotes, The Current

Ellen DeGeneres crashes Twitter with selfie During Sunday's Oscar broadcast, Ellen DeGeneres crammed multiple celebrities into a selfie and tweeted it with the caption: “If only Bradley’s arm was longer. Best photo ever. ...

Here We Go Again: March 7

Erica Witte, Blogger

March 4, 2014

Filed under Odds & Ends, Quotes, The Current

"I want to say something to George Clooney that no woman has ever said to him, which is, 'George, please, stop.’" — Amy Poehler, on "Late Night with Seth Meyers."   "When I'm home with my kids I'm still just Academy...

Here we go again: Feb. 27

Erica Witte, Current Writer

February 26, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Odds & Ends, Quotes, The Current

"I'm willing to go on record as saying that I don't drink people's blood.” — Pharrell Williams, to Time Out London "If I'm wearing a top, I don't wear a bra. If I'm wearing a bra, I just wear a bra.” — Rihanna, to...

The Rundown: Feb. 27

Mollie Cahillane, Current Writer

February 26, 2014

Filed under Gossip, Odds & Ends, The Current

Katy Perry, John Mayer call it quits It’s been a rocky few years for Katy Perry. After her 2012 divorce with Russell Brand, she’s been linked to John Mayer since summer 2012. Perry broke it off this time though. (Go Ka...

The Rundown: Feb. 20

Mollie Cahillane, Blogger

February 19, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Odds & Ends, The Current

Ellen Page comes out as gay, LGBT community rejoices At an event called Time to THRIVE, Ellen Page officially disclosed her sexuality. In a heart wrenching speech, Page said, “I'm here today because I am gay. … I am tired o...

Here we go again: Feb. 20

Erica Witte, Blogger

February 19, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Odds & Ends, Quotes, The Current

"I do my own tweets. If Martha makes a typo, they think I'm drunk.” — Martha Stewart, at The MAKERS Conference in Ranchos Palos Verdes, Calif. “Why do all the people who post ‘cute cat videos’ on YouTube edit cre...

Five Words For: The Winter Olympics in Sochi

Kendall Siewert, Current Writer

February 12, 2014

Filed under Odds & Ends, The Current

This year’s Winter Olympics have been atypical, to put it politely. From journalists tweeting hilarious pictures highlighting their favorite “#sochiproblems” to politically charged messages from gay rights activists, Sochi...

Here we go again: Feb. 12

Erica Witte, Blogger

February 12, 2014

Filed under Odds & Ends, Quotes, The Current

“I find it relatively easy to keep my clothes on because I don’t really feel like taking them off. It’s not an urge I have.” — Taylor Swift, to Glamour on why she won’t ever pose naked “If you say 'no offe...

Five Words For: Bruno Mars’ halftime show

Kendall Siewert, Blogger

February 5, 2014

Filed under Music, Odds & Ends, The Current

Bruno Mars and the Red Hot Chili Peppers were already up against some serious odds. Following Beyonce is no easy task, especially when it comes to a Super Bowl halftime performance. However, they lived up to the hype in beco...

The Rundown: Feb. 6

Mollie Cahillane, Blogger

February 5, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Lifestyle, Odds & Ends, The Current

Coca-Cola causes controversy and reveals bigots  Coke’s Super Bowl commercial featured numerous people singing “America the Beautiful” in languages other than English, igniting uproar on Twitter. Many people claimed i...

Here we go again: Feb. 6

Erica Witte, Blogger

February 5, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Odds & Ends, Quotes, The Current

“MTV’s paying me today in ones, so we can all go to the strip club after this.” — Miley Cyrus after her performance on the network’s “Unplugged.” “Just ‘cause you chew it and swallow it and poop it out d...