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Ed Sheeran’s Cover Of Christina Aguilera’s ‘Dirrty’ Is A Toe-Tapping Jam


While Christina Aguilera was busy singing as Britney Spears, Ed Sheeran was covering her hit 'Dirrty.'


MMA Fighter Josh Neer Reminds Us Why It’s A Bad Idea To Talk Sh*t On The Internet

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Josh Neer says that he easily dispatched of an online 'bully,' while that man says that he 'won' their impromptu MMA fight.

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The Brand New ‘Avengers: Age Of Ultron’ Poster Answers Some Cast Questions

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The brand new poster for Marvel's 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' is jam-packed with characters and a few extra names to confirm some rumors.

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Jeff Ross Paints A Bullseye On Justin Bieber In This Comedy Central Roast Teaser

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Justin Bieber shows that he's a tough man by taking a bullseye tattoo from Jeff Ross without even flinching.


‘Total Divas’ Episode Recap: The One Where We Try To Be Positive For Once

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In this week's mostly boring episode of 'Total Divas,' there were a few moments that we could really be positive about.


Monica Bellucci Is Proud To Be James Bond’s First Mature Woman Lover For ‘SPECTRE’

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At 50, Monica Bellucci is the oldest actress to portray a James Bond love interest, and she says Sam Mendes is a hero for making it happen.

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You Go Big Or You Go Home: An Oral History Of The Creation And Evolution Of ‘Parks And Recreation’

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Parks and Recreation will go down as one of the best comedies in TV history. We talked to some of the brilliant people who made it happen.

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The Academy Awards Ratings Were The Lowest Since 2009

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Only 36.6 million people tuned in to watch Neil Patrick Harris inspire mild laughter, but that was still more than any other award show.


A Florida Man’s Obituary Lists His Cause Of Death As An ‘Uppercut From Batman’

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A 31-year old man's family and friends chose to honor his love of comic books with a special nod to Batman in his published obituary.

#Stephen Colbert

Stephen Colbert Has A Glorious New Beard. All Hail The ‘Colbeard!’

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Oscar Wilde Award honoree Stephen Colbert showed off his wonderful new facial hair at last night's ceremony.

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‘Parks And Rec’ Writer And Humblebrag Creator Harris Wittels Has Passed Away

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The 'Parks and Recreation' producer and writer was found on his couch in his home.

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E.L. James Wants More Control Over The Script For ‘Fifty Shades Darker’

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Despite having never written a screenplay, author E.L. James reportedly wants the job for 'Fifty Shades Darker.'


Shailene Woodley Is Super Sad In The First Clip From ‘Insurgent’

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Tris doesn't want anyone else to die because of her in the first official clip from 'Insurgent.'


A History Of Sterling Archer’s Mishaps With Totally Awesome Modes Of Transportation

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Sterling Archer has a well-documented history with travel plans going awry, including these hysterical moments.


A Maryland Man Is Clearing Snow Outside His Store With His Awesome Toilet


If there are four inches of snow outside your store and you have a motorized toilet, you might as well turn it into a snow plow.


Neill Blomkamp Thinks ‘Alien’ Is Officially His Next Film

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It finally looks like Neill Blomkamp's 'Alien' concept art is going to be put to good use.


Jean-Claude Van Damme Wants His Kidney Back From Organ Thieves In ‘Pound Of Flesh’

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Remember that urban legend about waking up and realizing someone stole your kidney? Jean-Claude Van Damme stars in a movie about that.


Vanilla Ice Was Arrested On Charges Of Home Burglary In South Florida

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The star of 'The Vanilla Ice Project' allegedly helped himself to another homeowner's stuff while working on his latest house flip.


A Man Is Subjecting Himself To 168 Hours Of Nickelback To Help ‘Charity: Water’

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'Relevant' podcast contributor Jesse Carey has raised more than $16,000 for Charity: Water by listening to nonstop Nickelback.

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Celebrate Michael Bay’s 50th Birthday With His Most Ridiculous And Explosive Action Scenes

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Celebrate Michael Bay's 50th birthday with this very explosive ranking of the director's most absurd action scenes.

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