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Pixar short ‘Out’ features the studio’s first gay lead character

Pixar short ‘Out’ features the studio’s first gay lead character

Pixar’s new short film “Out” is reminiscent of classic Disney body-swap comedies like “Freaky Friday” and the “Shaggy Dog” movies, but it’s also a first for the studio, because its main character is gay. The story revolves around a young man named Greg, who’s afraid to tell his parents that he’s gay and is worried…MORE

Kevin Hart is annoying pregnant wife during lockdown

Kevin Hart is annoying pregnant wife during lockdown

Staying home has been wearing on plenty of people. Such is apparently the case for Kevin Hart and his family as well. Hart appeared on Monday’s episode of “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” where he talked to her from his home office. After discussing the wall behind him which features painting of other famous comics including…MORE

When you finish ‘The Lovebirds,’ more Issa Rae and Kumail Nanjiani await

When you finish ‘The Lovebirds,’ more Issa Rae and Kumail Nanjiani await

“The Lovebirds” couldn’t be any cuter, unless you count the stars breaking down one of their scenes. Netflix released a video over the weekend of Kumail Nanjiani and Issa Rae giving a shot-by-shot rundown of a scene from their new rom-com, which debuted on the streaming giant Friday. The pair shared their (unbleeped) behind-the-scene thoughts…MORE

Taylor Swift fans think she outsmarted Scooter Braun with song cover

Taylor Swift fans think she outsmarted Scooter Braun with song cover

Did Taylor Swift execute a chess move against music executive Scooter Braun? The Swifties, as her die-hard fan base is known, certainly think so. On Sunday the singer tweeted a cover of her hit “Look What You Made Me Do,” which was reinterpreted as a dark and haunting tune for the “Killing Eve” soundtrack. “VERY…MORE

Elon Musk and Grimes have changed their baby’s name. A bit

Elon Musk and Grimes have changed their baby’s name. A bit

Just when you thought you’d learned how to spell Grimes and Elon Musk’s unusual baby name, they’ve gone and changed it. Earlier this month, Tesla and SpaceX CEO Musk announced the birth of the baby boy in a post on Twitter, revealing his son was called “X Æ A-12 Musk.” However, speculation arose that the…MORE

Musician Fred Yonnet connects his neighborhood, and the world, during Covid-19

Musician Fred Yonnet connects his neighborhood, and the world, during Covid-19

Covid-19 fractured Fred Yonnet’s musical life. The acclaimed harmonica player’s band, Frederic Yonnet and The Band with No Name, could not play together. Their gigs were canceled. There was nowhere to practice. As Yonnet quickly found out, face masks and harmonicas do not live in harmony. Born in Normandy, France, Yonnet moved to Washington, DC…MORE

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CMA Fest 2020 Has Been Canceled

CMA Fest 2020 Has Been Canceled

Nashville’s 2020 CMA Fest on June 4–7 has been canceled. It will not be rescheduled. The Country Music Association issued the following statement on March 31: After careful deliberation, and in following the latest guidance from national, state and local authorities, we are sad to announce that CMA Fest will not take place in 2020.…

Tennessee Tornado Relief: How to Donate Money, Food, Time & More

Tennessee Tornado Relief: How to Donate Money, Food, Time & More

In the wake of the tornadoes that ripped though Tennessee on March 3—killing at least 22 people and damaging hundreds of structures—many folks are wondering how to help. Money To donate money, visit the Middle Tennessee Emergency Response Fund, which was created by the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee to support those affected by the…