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Britney Spears reveals 'fame is way too much for me'

SHE might have been in the business for almost three decades now yet Britney Spears doesn't appear to be finding her celebrity status any easier to deal with.
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My Horoscope

Aries Daily Overview for June 27, 2017

Try not to worry too much about whether or not you are getting things done efficiently -- creativity is much more important than results right now. You can l...

Taurus Daily Overview for June 27, 2017

You need to open up to new ideas today -- no matter how ridiculous they may appear at first glance. Your energy is a little off-kilter right now and you shou...

Gemini Daily Overview for June 27, 2017

You're not so concerned with getting things done as you are with figuring out the best way to do the work. That may infuriate someone, but your conversationa...

Cancer Daily Overview for June 27, 2017

Think really big -- and really outrageous -- today. You need to show off your style in an ostentatious way, and those around you need to know exactly what yo...

Leo Daily Overview for June 27, 2017

Try to push yourself toward something really big -- your amazing energy has a thirst for glory that must be indulged! You may find success in almost any aspe...

Virgo Daily Overview for June 27, 2017

You need to get organized -- which usually isn't all that tough for you. Today, though, you should find that your energy is at cross-purposes with your needs...

Libra Daily Overview for June 27, 2017

You need to be ready to answer questions all day today, whether you are at work or at home. People look to you for guidance and that basic info they need to ...

Scorpio Daily Overview for June 27, 2017

Whether you're bored or just need a new challenge, you may be considering a career change. Now is a good time to soak up info and see what all is out there, ...

Sagittarius Daily Overview for June 27, 2017

Now is a time of growth and abundance for you, so see if you can get your friends and family in on the action! There's plenty for everyone, and you may want ...

Capricorn Daily Overview for June 27, 2017

It's hard to make decisions about charity and sharing today -- each person seems more deserving than the last, and you may just have to leave it to chance. T...

Aquarius Daily Overview for June 27, 2017

Use your amazing creativity to work magic today -- you can do it! You may need to show a friend or colleague that there are more ways to get work done than t...

Pisces Daily Overview for June 27, 2017

You're busier than you would like today, but sometimes you just have to keep up. It's a good time for you to see if your allies can step up and take on some ...

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Strange but True

Top marathon runner robbed of shoes at gunpoint
A top South African athlete has been mugged at gunpoint while out on his morning run.
Hungry hackers stole from CIA vending machines
The CIA has admitted it was penetrated by an insider network - of hi-tech snack thieves.
Toothpick crossbow craze sparks parents' fears
Parents in China are calling for the latest toy craze - miniature crossbows that shoot toothpicks - to be banned.
Killer whales 'chasing' fishermen to steal catch
Alaskan fisherman say they are being "chased out" of the Bering Sea by pods of killer whales which are stripping their lines of fish.
Glastonbury attendees' wee to power displays
The lavatory facilities at festivals can often be feared as pits of despair, but a team of scientists are set to turn Glastonbury goers' wee into energy.


Wanted man Stephen Colbert says agents followed him 'everywhere' on his Russia trip
Comedians who say their humor is "risky" have to be one of the most irritating breeds of comedians.  Stephen Colbert is one of the delightful exceptions to the rule. On The Late Show last night, Colbert disclosed that he believed Russian intellige....
Taylor Swift sent newly-crowned NBA MVP Russell Westbrook a congratulatory video
Hey, so guess who crept out of the woodwork: Taylor Swift! The popstar recorded a video to help congratulate the Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook being crowned the NBA's most valuable player for 2017. SEE ALSO: Taylor Swift returns to Spo....
Man hilariously rants a Starbucks milk mix-up that made him poop 11 times
Travel to the Visitor Posts section on any big food corporation's Facebook page, and you'll see complaint after complaint.  Since the internet is filled with every complaint possible, most of these posts are ignored by the masses, but when someone....

Interesting Things

Winchester Mystery House / The building project of a lifetime
Something drove Sarah Winchester to keep adding to and remodeling a large house in San Jose, California, keeping it continuously under construction for 38 years. The result is mysterious indeed..
Neuschwanstein Castle / King Ludwig II's tribute to Wagner
Of the several castles built by the eccentric king Ludwig II of Bavaria, none is more recognizable than Neuschwanstein, which inspired Cinderella’s Castle at the Disney theme parks..
One-Log House / Northern California's famous redwood attraction
Highway 101 in northern California features many wacky roadside attractions, including a house carved out of a single, huge redwood log. But it's famous mostly just for claiming to be famous..

Product Reviews

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The Onion

5 Things To Know About The Senate Healthcare Bill
Study Finds Only 1 In 3 Lasik Surgeries End In Laser Boring Through Eye, Incinerating Brain, Shooting Through Skull On Other Side
CHICAGO—Assuaging concerns about the safety of the corrective eye treatment, a study published Monday in The Journal Of The American Medical Association found that only 1 in 3 Lasik surgeries end in the laser boring through the ey....
Lead Found In 20% Of Baby Food
A study found that 20 percent of baby foods contain traces of lead, with grape juice, apple juice, and carrots being the worst offenders. What do you think?.

TV & Showbiz

EastEnders' fans fear Dot Branning is dead
Loyal fans of the show were terrified Dot Branning (June Brown) finally met her end after she suffered a catastrophic fall on Monday night's episode.
Demi Moore flashes 'fake' pearly whites at movie premiere
Demi looked positively radiant at Monday's screening, arriving in a colorful floral-themed pantsuit. The shimmery ensemble featured pink blooms and green leaves on a black background.
Gigi Hadid steps out in three stylish outfits in two days
The sartorial hits just keep coming for Gigi Hadid. On Sunday, the 22-year-old was seen taking to the streets of New York City in a stylish outfit. She followed it up on Monday with two more ensembles.
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Hello Headlines

Eamonn Holmes and Ruth Langsford celebrate 7th wedding anniversary
Happy seventh wedding anniversary to Eamonn Holmes and his wife Ruth Langsford! The...
Charlotte Church reveals she has lost her baby in heartbreaking Twitter announcement
Charlotte Church has tragically lost her third baby, it was revealed on Monday evening. The...
Ivanka Trump's daughter Arabella takes over White House press room
President Donald Trump's grandchildren stole the show at the White House on Friday...

International News

Donald Trump threatens Syrian President Bashar al-Assad over 'planned new chemical attack'
'Mr Assad will pay a heavy price,' warns Washington.
US warship 'stayed on deadly collision course with cargo ship despite warnings'
Seven killed in incident in Japanese waters on 17 June when destroyer USS Fitzgerald smashed into Philippine container vessel the ACX Crystal.
US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross cancels trip to Germany without explanation
Donald Trump official due in Berlin for trade talks between two countries.
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Body & Soul

Love Conquers Any Distance
The bond that only sincere love can create between two people is the strongest and most beautiful force on earth because it is an  unbreakable emotional and spiritual connection that makes even a vast distance seem like nothing at all. Time too is....
Two Souls, One Destiny
True Love is Forever ✯ Two Souls, One Destiny. Here comes the latest from our Facebook page for all of you who are not yet on Facebook. We here at do not just believe in mythical love everlasting, no, we actually know for sure that eter....
Meaningful Mizpah
Sometimes I stop and look at my personal Mizpah locket, only to realise the magnificent, beautiful wisdom and the spiritual reassurance it weaves, over and over again. It grounds me. Anchors my soul. Because you see, it’s not about the material  j....

Huffington Post

Parents Mistakenly Think Sun Tan 'Glow' Is Sign Of Good Health, Poll Finds
Almost four out of 10 parents mistakenly believe that a sun tan is a sign of good health, research suggests. A new poll for the Met Office and the NHS England #CoverUpMate skin cancer campaign found evidence of apparently relaxed attitudes to chi....
'Love Island' Couples' Loyalties To Be Tested In 'Explosive' Twist
‘Love Island’ bosses are planning to put the contestants’ loyalties to the “ultimate test” in the coming weeks. The remaining couples are about to be split up, with half of them being sent to a whole new villa, separated from their partners.....
Charlotte Church Reveals Miscarriage Heartache One Month After Announcing Pregnancy
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Buzzfeed Latest

29 Clever Ways To Up Your Coffee Game
Oh you know, coffee's nothing really...just my LIFEBLOOD. View Entire Post ›.
Decorate Your Dream Home And We'll Reveal If You're An Old Or Young Soul
Your taste in bedding is pretty revealing. View Entire Post ›.
White House Says Syria May Be Preparing Another Chemical Attack, Warns Assad Will "Pay A Heavy Price"
Five US defense officials said they did not know where the potential chemical attack would come from and were unaware the White House was planning a statement. View Entire Post ›.

The Daily Beast

Drake’s Hilarious ‘Get Out’ Parody of Steph Curry at the NBA Awards
The superstar rapper sent up the Golden State Warriors star’s relationship with wife Ayesha Curry..
The ‘Catfight’ Is Dead. Long Live the Kick-Ass Women of ‘GLOW.’
Women’s professional wrestling’s gleeful subversion of the male gaze is on full display in ‘GLOW,’ an excellent new Netflix series starring Alison Brie and Betty Gilpin..
How the Trump Administration Undercuts Its Heavyweights
On Qatar, Rex Tillerson and James Mattis are giving allies one message—while the White House sends another..

Aeon Magazine

A communications primer
From personal email and texts to Facebook, Twitter and the like, the last several decades have seen an unprecedented influx of new means of human-to-human communication. So it’s a testament to the work of the US mathematician and ‘father of inform....
Even the ancient Greeks thought their best days were history
This May, Greece’s parliament passed yet another austerity bill in the hopes of securing more European debt relief. For nearly seven and a half years, creditors have held the country in an economic stranglehold. Along the way, they’ve offered a se....
Dissolving the ego
You don’t need drugs or a church for an ecstatic experience that helps transcend the self and connect to something biggerBy Jules EvansRead at Aeon.


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TV & Radio News

Piers Morgan goes BALLISTIC as Michael Fallon PULLS OUT of GMB over Grenfell Tower shame

PIERS MORGAN launched a ferocious attack on Defence Secretary Michael Fallon for pulling out of his appearance on Good Morning Britain today to face ”softball” questions on BBC Breakfast instead.
Big Brother 2017 AXED? Viewers petition for ‘violent' Channel 5 show to be taken off air

BIG BROTHER viewers have called for this year's show to be axed due to violent scenes that have taken place inside the house.
Coleen Nolan OUTRAGED as Christine Lampard shocks with 'big bottom' jibe on Loose Women

COLEEN NOLAN is certainly not one to hold her tongue, so when Christine Lampard made a comment about her “big white bum” on yesterday’s Loose Women, it’s no surprise that she immediately hit back.
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Food & Drink

Fresh and Tart Chelada (Mexican Lime and Beer Cocktail)
A chelada is a more basic version of the michelada, the chili-spiked Mexican beer cocktail—just fresh lime juice, beer, and a little salt, with none of its cousin's spicy....
The Perfect Michelada (Spicy Mexican Beer and Lime Cocktail), Your Way
We like our micheladas with a bold acidity and noticeable heat. This version of the refreshing Mexican beer cocktail is made with cold light beer, fresh lime juice, hot s....
Crisp Homemade Granola
Say hello to the lightest, crispiest, clumpiest granola around. The secret is buttermilk, which soaks into the grains to tenderize them from the inside out, giving this g....

New Gadgets

Apple just released the first iOS 11 beta to everyone
 Are you excited about trying out the new features coming up with iOS 11? If so, Apple just released the first public beta of iOS 11 now available to download for everyone. You don’t need to pay $99 for a developer account to download it. But reme....
iOS 11 turns your iPad into a completely different machine
 I’ve been playing with a beta version of iOS 11 on a 10.5-inch iPad Pro for the past few weeks. While the final version of iOS 11 is not coming until later this fall, Apple just launched the public beta. Here’s a preview of what you can expect. I....
Crunch Report | Apple Rolls Out Early Version Of Its Safe Driving Feature
 Today’s Stories  Do Not Disturb While Driving feature rolls out in Apple’s newest iOS 11 beta Sean Parker has left Spotify’s board; Padmasree Warrior, Thomas Staggs join in lead up to IPO Trump might kill next month’s new startup visa before it t....
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Time Magazine Entertainment

Dream Team Drake and Will Ferrell Show Off Handshake Skills in This Sketch for the NBA Awards
Players might want to up their on-court handshake game.
The Bachelorette Recap: Hot Tubs and Handball in the Norwegian Wood
Hot tubs, the L-word, and a two-on-one date.
Nintendo Just Announced a Super Nintendo Classic Edition
And it comes with an unreleased Star Fox sequel.

Book & Film Reviews

Romania: On the Border of the Real
The image of an interior shattered by outside forces could be the emblem for all Cristian Mungiu’s films. He loves to present stories in which someone’s integrity is assailed by external influences, and Graduation offers one of his most melancholy contraptions for testing his characters’ limitations.
Britain: When Vengeance Spreads
For all the gestures of inter-communal solidarity that have been given much publicity since the June 18 attack outside a London mosque, the more significant and ominous sentiment has been one of vindication. Anecdotal evidence, the prevalence of online Islamophobia, and a spike in cases of anti-Muslim taunting in the street suggest that many Bri...
A Presumption of Guilt
Late one night several years ago, I got out of my car on a dark midtown Atlanta street when a man standing fifteen feet away pointed a gun at me and threatened to “blow my head off.” I’d been parked outside my new apartment in a racially mixed but mostly white neighborhood that I didn’t consider a high-crime area. As the man repeated the threat,...