The World’s 50 Least Powerful People + ‘Big Brother’ Butt-Poking Controversy: Pop Bits
Time for a some sweet, sweet schadenfreude, as we look at famous folks whose lives have taken a dive lately — due to their own actions. That and more in this afternoon’s Pop Bits:
The 50 Least Powerful People in the World: Topped off by Anthony “The Mooch” Scaramucci, who lasted all of 10 profanity-packed days as White House Communications Director, this list from 24/7 Wall St. covers all the politicians, athletes, celebs and CEOs who’ve fallen from grace of late — many deservingly so (looking at you, Kendall Jenner).
Big Brother Houseguests Furious Over Unwanted Butt-Poking: We’re just gonna let the wordsmiths at TMZ handle this one: “The anal invader is Jessica Graf — whose schtick is to approach unsuspecting houseguests from behind and surprise them with a deep oil check.” Strangely, the author chose not to put his/her name on this story…
Album Review: Tyler, The Creator’s Creativity Blossoms on Flower Boy: XXL likes it quite a bit, writing “These days, there aren’t many rap albums that can service as a deeply digested work of art as well as music for easy listening, yet Tyler, The Creator fills both lanes well. He manages to find the happy medium on Flower Boy and translates it to his best album yet.”
Here’s a Brand New Batch of Star Wars: The Last Jedi Photos: Entertainment Weekly released a slew of images from the upcoming tale from a galaxy far, far away, featuring Rey, Luke, Finn, Poe, Kylo Ren, Leia and more. There’s also a closer look at the villainous Supreme Leader Snoke’s personal protection force, the Praetorian Guard, in their badass red Samurai-inspired armor.
Bruce Springsteen to Make Broadway Debut With Eight-Week Solo Show: The Boss will perform five solo shows a week at New York’s Walter Kerr Theatre starting October 3 and running through Thanksgiving. “My show is just me, the guitar, the piano and the words and music,” he says. “All of it together is in pursuit of my constant goal to provide an entertaining evening and to communicate something of value.”
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