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‘The Blacklist’ bids farewell to star Megan Boone with another irritating twist

If you became impatient with “The Blacklist” and stopped watching it, after the eighth-season finale — which wrote out the character of Elizabeth Keen, played by Megan Boone, with yet another irritating twist — give yourself permission to quit all over again. The second-to-last episode offering a gauzy black-and-white trip through Keen’s personal history, which…MORE

Loki might be a hedonist, but so far ‘Loki’ remains a bit of a bore

Loki might be a hedonist, but so far ‘Loki’ remains a bit of a bore

The Marvel/Disney+ strategy of slowly building stories is becoming a bit of a bore with the third episode of “Loki,” a protracted escape scenario that gave fans lots of time to luxuriate in the title character — and his new variant — while doing precious little to advance the overarching plot. The episode formally introduced…MORE

Drake Bell pleads guilty to attempted endangering of children

Drake Bell pleads guilty to attempted endangering of children

Actor Drake Bell, best known for the Nickelodeon sitcom “Drake & Josh,” pleaded guilty Wednesday to charges of attempted endangering of children and disseminating matter harmful to juveniles, according to the Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office in Ohio. Bell previously had pleaded not guilty. The charges stemmed from incidents in Cleveland in 2017, court records show.…MORE

The new ‘Suicide Squad’ trailer has dropped

The new ‘Suicide Squad’ trailer has dropped

The latest trailer for “The Suicide Squad” is here, thanks to some cast members who released it a little early, according to director James Gunn. The trailer features the squad being recruited by Amanda Waller (Viola Davis) on a mission to destroy a Nazi-era prison and fighting Starro, a telepathic starfish. Gunn’s version of DC…MORE

Elton John announces final ‘Farewell Yellow Brick Road’ tour dates

Elton John announces final ‘Farewell Yellow Brick Road’ tour dates

Elton John has announced a final tour called “Farewell Yellow Brick Road,” three and a half years after his “Farewell Yellow Brick Road: The Final Tour.” “The shows that I announce today will be my final tour dates ever in North America and Europe. I’m going to go out in the biggest possible way, performing…MORE

Michael B. Jordan apologizes after new rum venture is accused of cultural appropriation

Michael B. Jordan apologizes after new rum venture is accused of cultural appropriation

Michael B. Jordan has issued an apology regarding his new liquor brand following some high-profile complaints. The “Creed” actor recently launched a line of rum called called J’Ouvert, joining the many celebs who have gotten into the spirits industry. But the name quickly drew complaints of cultural appropriation because it reportedly refers to both the…MORE

‘Karen’ trailer sets off complaints of copying ‘Get Out’

‘Karen’ trailer sets off complaints of copying ‘Get Out’

A “Karen” once again has the internet upset. The trailer for the BET thriller starring Taryn Manning, Cory Hardrict and Jasmine Burke has set Twitter abuzz. According to IMDB.com the movie, written and directed by Coke Daniels, is about “A racist, entitled white woman in the South (who) terrorizes her new Black neighbors.” Thanks to…MORE

Question of the Day

June 23

Q: Men are twice as likely as women to spend big bucks on this… A: Vacation

June 22

Q: A new survey says this is the riskiest food to order on a first date… A: Oysters

June 21

Q: Slightly more people say they are really bad at doing this compared to those who say they’re really good at it… A: Swimming