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Of Course ‘The Simpsons’ Predicted Episode 5 Of ‘Game Of Thrones’ A Full 2 Years Ago

If you haven’t watched the latest episode of Game of Thrones, what are you waiting for? Here there be SPOILERS. The Simpsons predicted Donald Trump’s presidency, the decline of Toys ‘R’ Us, and it looks like it can add a successful Game of Thrones prediction to the list. “The Bells,” the landmark HBO series’ penultimate episode, will go down … Continued

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Mitt Romney Gave His Wife A ‘Game Of Thrones’ Gift That Almost Instantly Became Cringey AF

We appreciate that Mitt Romney is a Game of Thrones fan, but this Mother’s Day was probably not the best time to give his wife a sculpture featuring the names of the couple’s five children linked to the words “Mother of Dragons.” I really hope @AnnRomney appreciates her Mother’s Day gift… pic.twitter.com/FnACKduZzK — Mitt Romney (@MittRomney) … Continued

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Elizabeth Warren Totally Slammed Betsy DeVos When Talking About Who She Would Pick As Education Secretary

Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and her presidential campaign are heating up after she pledged to hire a former public school teacher to serve as her Education Secretary. That’s a direct hit at current Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, and it’s based 100 percent in fact. DeVos, a billionaire who has donated millions to Republican candidates and … Continued

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Looks Like Jaime Lannister’s Hand Magically Grew Back In Yet Another Editing Blunder For ‘Game Of Thrones’

Last week, fans of Game of Thrones laughed themselves silly over a rogue coffee cup that was accidentally left in the frame. HBO later edited that out. Now that fans have noticed that Jamie Lannister’s hand apparently grew back, more jokes have come the studio’s way. If you’re looking to avoid SPOILERS, back away from this article … Continued


Even Celebs Are Gagging Over Shawn Mendes’s Revealing Calvin Klein Underwear Pics

Shawn Mendes stripped down to his skivvies for Calvin Klein’s underwear ad campaign again, and celebrities—not just fans—lost their minds. The photographs came just days after Mendes was photographed at the Met Gala and appeared on Saturday Night Live. Behold!   View this post on Instagram   Thank you @calvinklein #MYTRUTH #MYCALVINS x A post shared … Continued

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Guy’s Viral Post About The Proper Way To Eat Chicken Nuggets Is Inspiring Some Real Hard Opinions

Is there a “right” way to eat certain foods? It’s a debate as old as time itself, and there are few things that get humanity more impassioned than a serving of chicken nuggets. Whether you prefer them baked or fried, everyone loves biting into one and feeling the crunch of the savory chicken skin— Wait. … Continued


After Liam Cunningham Blamed Emilia Clarke For That ‘Game Of Thrones’ Coffee Cup Snafu, She Threw Some Shade Right Back

The internet went wild over a coffee cup this week. You likely heard about it, even if you don’t watch Game of Thrones. The stray coffee cup appeared during a banquet scene in the fourth episode of the eighth and final season of the show. You don’t expect to see a modern coffee cup in a … Continued


Richard Madden And Sophie Turner Had An Emotional Reunion At The Met Gala—And The North Is Remembering HARD

The Met Gala’s theme this year was “camp,” and it provided many Hollywood stars with the opportunity to get creative on the red carpet. We’ve covered Jared Leto‘s severed head prop and Harry Styles‘s excellent decision to wear black lace, just for starters. What we haven’t covered yet is the adorable reunion between Richard Madden and … Continued

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Maid Of Honor Considers Backing Out Just Days Before Her Best Friend’s Wedding—And Her Reasoning Is Actually Kinda Legit

Reddit is an enormous place, but one of the finest corners of the site is AITA subreddit, an acronym that stands for “Am I The Assh*le.” It’s at AITA where people post their moral quandaries (and shitp*sts), and the latest story out of the subreddit is not to be missed. A maid of honor wrote … Continued

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Controversial ‘Beautiful People’ Dating Site’s List Of Ban-Worthy ‘Ugly’ Flaws Will Make You Want To Never Date Again

They say there’s someone out there for everyone. And now shallow people can unite in their very own corner of the internet thanks to Beautiful People, a dating website only for those who don’t exhibit certain flaws. That’s right. GIPHY If you have certain “ugly” features, you won’t be allowed to use the site. The … Continued

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Stephen King Has A Prediction For How ‘Game Of Thrones’ Will End—But Fans Aren’t So Sure

**Warning** Game of Thrones spoilers It shouldn’t surprise any of us that Stephen King, America’s “Master of Horror” is a big Game of Thrones fan. The man who wrote books like The Dark Tower and The Eyes of the Dragon is also a friend of George R.R. Martin, so he might know when the rest of Martin’s d*mn books … Continued

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Former Miss Universe Speaks Out After Being Labeled ‘Plus Size’ By Modeling Agency For Gaining Two Pounds

Former Miss Universe Paulina Vega is taking the modeling industry to task for enforcing unrealistic beauty standards. Vega, who won the crown in 2014, says that a modeling agency placed her in the “plus size” category after she gained only two pounds. The incident, Vega recalls in a blog post, “happened a year and a … Continued