This Rap Legend Joined Michelle Obama on ‘Carpool Karaoke’

First lady Michelle Obama is doing something she said she hasn’t done in nearly eight years. In the 15-minute clip that aired on July 21, Obama joined James Corden as a passenger in the latest edition of “Carpool Karaoke” and jammed out to music on his eponymous late night talk show. “That was the only time in seven-and-a-half years that I’ve…
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Military Vets Are Offended by This Popular Netflix Series 

The fourth season of popular series “Orange is the New Black” is catching some flak from military personnel for its portrayal of veterans. Air Force veteran Tahlia Burton considers herself a big fan of the show, but lambasted the way it uses veterans as the new batch of prison guards, in an essay posted on Task & Purpose. [Possible spoiler alert follows] Burton…
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Emmy Nominations Are In

“Game of Thrones” reigns supreme. The popular HBO series grabbed 23 nominations, including Outstanding Drama Series, during a live broadcast at the Wolf Theater in Hollywood on July 14. The other nominees for Outstanding Drama Series  includes: “The Americans” (FX),”House of Cards” (Netflix), “Downton Abbey” (PBS), “Better Call Saul” (AMC), “Mr. Robot” (USA), and “Homeland” (Showtime). Nominations for Outstanding Reality Competition Series include:…
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Marvel’s Iron Man Will Soon Be a Black Woman

Marvel’s new Iron Man is a 15-year-old black girl, Time Magazine reports. Character Riri Williams is expected to make her comic book debut at the end of the “Civil War II” series when Tony Stark steps out of the red and gold suit and hand the reigns over to Williams. Williams, a science buff attending MIT, captures the attention of Stark…
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Must Watch: Tom Hanks in ‘Sully’

Six years ago pilot Chesley Sullenberger gained national attention when he safely landed U.S. Airways Flight 1549 into New York’s Hudson River after a gaggle of geese disabled the engine. Now the aftermath of the days that followed is revealed as Tom Hanks plays Sullenberger in the first trailer for “Sully.” The Clint Eastwood directed film depicts moments when Hanks confidently lands the aircraft in the…
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Media But I must explain to you how all this mistaken idea of denouncing pleasure and praising pain was born and I will give you a complete account of the system, and expound the explorer of the truth, the master-builder of human happiness.

No one rejects, dislikes, or avoids pleasure itself, because it is pleasure, but because those who do not know how to pursue pleasure rationally encounter consequences that are extremely painful.


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