<![CDATA[Stargazing: Entertainment Columns & Blogs | KansasCity.com &]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/stargazing/ en-us Tue, 22 Dec 2015 18:08:06 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Tue, 22 Dec 2015 18:08:06 CST Stargazing 60 interactive-ops@herald-leader.com On third night of DNC, Twitter declares: Angela Bassett for president, and less cowbell http://www.kansascity.com/news/politics-government/election/article92280287.html#storylink=rss The stars just kept coming out on the third night of the DNC, where Sigourney Weaver and Broadway stars took the stage in Philly

But one star was brighter than all, and Twitter is ready to vote for her

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Wed, 27 Jul 2016 21:50:22 CDT

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From ‘Project Runway’ to Michelle Obama: 5 things to know about designer Christian Siriano http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/stargazing/article91896017.html#storylink=rss The First Lady stunned in a blue cap-sleeved dress during her Democratic National Convention speech

The dress was designed by “Project Runway” winner Christian Siriano

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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 10:51:19 CDT

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Meryl Streep, Alicia Keys and Elizabeth Banks among host of stars at Democratic convention http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/the-buzz/article92057882.html#storylink=rss Donald Trump promised not to throw a “boring” political convention like ones he’d seen in the past

He promised a convention full of celebrities — and then social media slammed him because B-lister Scott Baio was the most high-profile celebrity in Cleveland

No ifs, ands, or buts about it, the Democrats have already staged the most star-studded convention — if that counts for anything

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Tue, 26 Jul 2016 22:38:56 CDT

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Sarah Silverman: Bernie-or-bust Dems ‘being ridiculous’ http://www.kansascity.com/news/politics-government/article91786547.html#storylink=rss Rosario Dawson urges delegates to listen to Bernie Sanders

Paul Simon, Eva Logoria and Sarah Silverman among speakers

Actor Danny Glover calls Donald Trump a ‘fascist’

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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 17:05:35 CDT

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Rude! Beyonce fan caught playing Pokemon Go in front row; Rihanna says just don't http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/stargazing/article91717307.html#storylink=rss A fan in the front row of Beyonce’s Stade de France concert was videotaped playing the game

Likewise, Rihanna asked her fans not to catch Pokemon at her concert

One thing is clear: Don’t spend money on a concert if you’re going to stare at your phone

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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 12:47:40 CDT

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Happy birthday to Prince George, a toddler who’s met dignitaries, likes planes http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/stargazing/article91248437.html#storylink=rss Prince William and his wife Kate have released new photos of their son, Prince George, to mark his 3rd birthday

Prince George is third in line to the throne

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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 10:00:03 CDT Associated Press

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Watch Michelle Obama rock out with James Corden, Missy Elliot in ‘Carpool Karaoke’ http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/stargazing/article91008327.html#storylink=rss The first lady joined “The Late Late Show” host for a drive around the White House grounds

They covered Stevie Wonder, Beyonce and Missy Elliot — with a surprise guest appearance

Obama promoted her new initiative “Let the Girls Learn” to bring education to girls around the world

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Thu, 21 Jul 2016 11:03:20 CDT

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Street artist Plastic Jesus builds a wall around Donald Trump’s star on Hollywood Walk of Fame http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article90807462.html#storylink=rss You only get one chance to guess who Plastic Jesus won’t be voting for in November

The controversial Los Angeles street artist has struck again, this time building a tiny concrete wall around Donald Trump’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 13:25:33 CDT

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Tom Sizemore arrested on suspicion of domestic violence http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/stargazing/article90741462.html#storylink=rss The actor has battled substance abuse problems over the years

He became a star in the late 1990s with appearances in “Saving Private Ryan” and “Heat”

Sizemore spent August 2007 to January 2009 in prison

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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 09:16:12 CDT

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‘Ghostbusters’ star Leslie Jones exposes racist Twitter comments, inspires #LoveforLeslieJ http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/stargazing/article90507487.html#storylink=rss The actress began retweeting more than a dozen racist and sexist comments on Monday

Rather than block them, she exposed the abuse

She challenged Twitter for its lack of censorship

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Tue, 19 Jul 2016 11:30:16 CDT

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UK's Pippa Middleton engaged to hedge funder James Matthews http://www.kansascity.com/latest-news/article90468627.html#storylink=rss The Duchess of Cambridge's younger sister Pippa Middleton and hedge fund manager James Matthews announced their engagement Tuesday, setting the stage for a celebrated society wedding in the coming year.

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Queen asks GOP to stop using 'We Are the Champions' at convention http://www.kansascity.com/latest-news/article90620302.html#storylink=rss British rock band Queen has blasted the GOP and presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump for using the group's 1977 rock anthem "We Are the Champions" at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, charging that neither Trump nor the party is authorized to use the song.

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Are you Team Taylor or Team Kim after Kim Kardashian releases secretly recorded video? http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/stargazing/article90293217.html#storylink=rss Taylor Swift is back in the spotlight thanks to her feud with Kanye West (did she ever really leave it?)

Kim Kardashian released a Snapchat video of Swift talking with West about his song “Famous”

His lyrics reference Swift: “I made that b---- famous.”

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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 12:26:55 CDT

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‘Catching Kelce,’ dating show starring Chiefs tight end, will hit the airwaves Oct. 5 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/for-petes-sake/article90269002.html#storylink=rss Chiefs tight end is the center of a dating show to be broadcast on the E! Network

Debut day and more on format of the show are released on Monday

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Mon, 18 Jul 2016 10:47:56 CDT

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Vince Neil facing misdemeanor battery charge in Las Vegas http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/stargazing/article88648572.html#storylink=rss Video shows Nicolas Cage grabbing Neil to restrain him

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Sat, 09 Jul 2016 08:21:15 CDT

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John Legend, Olivia Wilde among celebrities sharing anger, heartbreak after Louisiana, Minnesota shootings http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/stargazing/article88228787.html#storylink=rss On July 6, Alton Sterling, a young black man, was shot dead by police in Louisiana

The next day, in Minnesota, Philando Castile, also a young black man, was shot to death by police in his car

From John Legend and Justin Timberlake to Taraji P. Henson and Olivia Wilde, celebrities did not hesitate to speak out

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Thu, 07 Jul 2016 14:30:30 CDT

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Save private Ryan: ‘Deadpool’ actor looks miserable at Taylor Swift party and everyone noticed http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/stargazing/article87939667.html#storylink=rss Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively spent the July 4 holiday weekend in Rhode Island with Swift’s squad

In a color-coordinated pic from the getaway, Reynolds looks like he’d rather be anywhere else

Plus, there’s this conspiracy theory about Hiddleswift

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Wed, 06 Jul 2016 10:28:10 CDT

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Watch KCK native Janelle Monáe kill it at White House Fourth of July party http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/stargazing/article87696552.html#storylink=rss Janelle Monáe and Kendrick Lamar were musical guests at this year’s White House Independence Day party

She previously performed at the White House in 2014 for PBS’ “Women of Soul”

The two artists also sang “Happy Birthday” to Malia Obama, who turned 18 on July 4

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Tue, 05 Jul 2016 11:06:16 CDT

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Emily Blunt, John Krasinski welcome baby girl, Violet http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/stargazing/article87681777.html#storylink=rss Krasinski and Blunt’s first child, Hazel, was born in 2014

Blunt will play Mary Poppins in an upcoming sequel to the classic Disney film

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Tue, 05 Jul 2016 09:48:38 CDT

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Cake (doughnuts) by the ocean? Joe Jonas and DNCE make stop in Westport to give treats to fans http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article87282037.html#storylink=rss The “Cake by the Ocean” artists gave away free doughnuts at the Doughnut Lounge on Friday

Hundreds of fans showed up to try to get a selfie with Joe Jonas, the band’s lead singer

The band opened for Selena Gomez Friday night at the Sprint Center

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Fri, 01 Jul 2016 18:32:52 CDT

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Surprise meeting with Selena Gomez lifts young leukemia patient’s spirits http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/article87319662.html#storylink=rss A Northland girl met Gomez before attending her concert Friday night

Alayna Shelley received the tickets from a local charity

Life has changed dramatically for the 14-year-old since she was diagnosed four months ago

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Professor McConaughey? The actor will teach filmmaking course at Texas http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/stargazing/article87199752.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 01 Jul 2016 15:02:10 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/stargazing/article87199752.html Mika Brzezinski ‘quietly’ divorces husband of 23 years http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/stargazing/article87167092.html#storylink=rss The divorce adds fuel to the flames of a Brzezinski-Scarborough affair

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Fri, 01 Jul 2016 13:31:26 CDT

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Nancy Grace is leaving HLN after nearly 12 years http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/tv/article86878447.html#storylink=rss On the show that bore her name she gained and fed a reputation as a strident advocate for crime victims

Her show is the most-watched program on HLN, CNN’s sister network

“This fall, I’ll be leaving HLN, my longtime TV home, with a full heart and endless gratitude”

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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 11:51:42 CDT

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Pregnant Alanis Morissette posts nude underwater photo http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/stargazing/article86839517.html#storylink=rss The singer quotes her 5-year-old son Ever Imre in the caption on Instagram:

“you have to be extra gentle around ladies because they ... make persons”

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Thu, 30 Jun 2016 08:38:41 CDT

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Watch Al Roker’s behind-the-scenes look at Big Slick on NBC’s ‘Today’ http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/stargazing/article86616597.html#storylink=rss The show aired a segment June 29 on the annual Kansas City tradition

Al Roker interviewed the hometown hosts and met with patients at Children’s Mercy

The charity event raised $1.3 million for the Cancer Center

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Wed, 29 Jun 2016 10:47:00 CDT

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‘Dance Moms’ star guilty of hiding assets, sneaking cash into U.S. http://www.kansascity.com/latest-news/article86338327.html#storylink=rss Abby Lee Miller pleads guilty to hiding $755,000 from creditors

Star of ‘Dance Moms’ cable show also smuggled money into U.S.

Miller could face up to 30 months in prison

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Mon, 27 Jun 2016 20:34:34 CDT

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Kenny Chesney calls cop to apologize for saying he had died http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/ent-columns-blogs/stargazing/article86172697.html#storylink=rss An officer was shot and wounded, but Chesney mistakenly told audience the cop had died

The officer, Chris Dorman, was supposed to attend the concert before he was wounded

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Kenny Chesney announces officer’s death, then calls him to apologize http://www.kansascity.com/news/nation-world/national/article86097427.html#storylink=rss The officer, who was supposed to attend Chesney’s concert, was shot several times but survived

After he was shot, the officer made a video saying, ‘Kenny, don’t forget me!’

Chesney told concertgoers that the officer was supposed to be there but died on his hospital bed

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Sun, 26 Jun 2016 15:12:54 CDT

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A guide to the naked celebrities in Kanye’s new video http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article85984122.html#storylink=rss Whatever fans were expecting for the “Famous” video, it probably wasn't this

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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 15:18:27 CDT

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