• Lilli Petersen in News

    Awful “Human Trafficking Crime” In San Antonio Walmart Leaves 8 People Dead

    Awful “Human Trafficking Crime” In San Antonio Walmart Leaves 8 People Dead

    A horrible incident has left at least eight people dead and 20 more in “extremely severe” or critical condition, in what police are calling a human trafficking crime. Eight bodies were found in the back of a tractor-trailer truck in the parking lot of a San Antonio, TX Walmart in the early hours of July […]
  • Lilli Petersen in Celebrity

    The Weeknd Missed Selena Gomez's Birthday, But He's Making It Up In A Big Way

    The Weeknd Missed Selena Gomez's Birthday, But He's Making It Up In A Big Way

    How do you celebrate your quarter-century if you're a celeb? If you're Selena Gomez, you ring in 25 with a quiet, perfectly Instagrammable birthday bash — with teal-and-white balloons, tasty cake, and a comfy sweatshirt (hey, you deserve to be cozy on your birthday). Doing it right. Except, while she thanked fans, admired the decor and […]
  • Lilli Petersen in Politics

    Congress Reaches Agreement To Punish Russia For Election Meddling

    Congress Reaches Agreement To Punish Russia For Election Meddling

    Congress has reached an agreement about legislation to sanction Russia as punishment for its interference in the 2016 presidential election, The New York Times reported on Saturday. Legislators announced on July 22 that the House and Senate had reached a deal on the proposed legislation, which the House is expected to vote on Tuesday. The bill reportedly […]
  • Lilli Petersen in Film

    ‘Wonder Woman' Sequel Is Confirmed, Everything Is Right With The World

    ‘Wonder Woman' Sequel Is Confirmed, Everything Is Right With The World

    Praise Zeus! Warner Bros. announced at Comic-Con International on July 22 that the studio had officially greenlit a sequel to Wonder Woman. Finally! The announcement came as star Gal Gadot was at Comic-Con to promote Justice League, Diana of Themyscira's next outing, Entertainment Weekly reported. The ensemble film for the DC Extended Universe will be released […]
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    Twitter Is Absolutely Roasting Anthony Scaramucci For These Ridiculous Old Tweets

    Twitter Is Absolutely Roasting Anthony Scaramucci For These Ridiculous Old Tweets

    When the news broke on Friday that Sean Spicer had resigned as White House press secretary after the appointment of Anthony Scaramucci, many mourned the loss of “Spicey,” as he was affectionately known. There's no way new White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci could live up to the reputation of Spicer, earworm-inducing name notwithstanding, we all […]
  • Lilli Petersen in Celebrity

    Rob Kardashian Is Back On Social Media With Adorable Photo Of Daughter Dream

    Rob Kardashian Is Back On Social Media With Adorable Photo Of Daughter Dream

    Little Dream Kardashian is back with dad, according to a photo posted to Rob Kardashian's Twitter account on Friday night. The adorable photo, posted without a caption, shows the chubby-cheeked eight-month-old sitting in a miniature ball pit in a onesie. It appears to be Kardashian's first return to social media (barring one promotional tweet) after […]
  • Lilli Petersen in Politics

    Donald Trump Says He Has “Complete Power To Pardon,” But That's Not Necessarily True

    Donald Trump Says He Has “Complete Power To Pardon,” But That's Not Necessarily True

    Two days after reports that President Donald Trump had been asking his advisers about the extent of his presidential pardon powers emerged, the president took to Twitter in one of his characteristic early-morning tweetstorms to assert his “complete power to pardon.” “All agree the U.S. President has the complete power to pardon,” he wrote on […]
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    Twitter Is Furious About This Comparison Between OJ Simpson And Nicole Brown

    Twitter Is Furious About This Comparison Between OJ Simpson And Nicole Brown

    Following a hearing on Thursday, July 20, OJ Simpson was granted parole following a 2008 robbery conviction, but it's a set of very different criminal charges that has Twitter talking about the former football star. Simpson was charged and ultimately acquitted of the 1994 death of his ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, and Ron Goldman. Despite the acquittal […]
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    This One Quote From The OJ Simpson Parole Hearing Has Twitter Freaking Out

    This One Quote From The OJ Simpson Parole Hearing Has Twitter Freaking Out

    OJ Simpson, who at this point is debatably more famous for his legal troubles than his three-decade old football career, had his parole hearing on Thursday, July 20, and the world was watching. During his parole hearing, Simpson, who was convicted in 2008 on multiple robbery charges and has spent the past nine years in prison, offered […]
  • Lilli Petersen in Politics

    Ivanka Trump Posted A “Despacito” IG While Everyone Else Was Tweeting John McCain

    Ivanka Trump Posted A “Despacito” IG While Everyone Else Was Tweeting John McCain

    While everybody else was tweeting out messages of support and sympathy to Arizona Senator John McCain, whose brain cancer diagnosis was announced on July 19, Ivanka Trump was apparently having an after-work dance party, according to her social media. The first daughter posted an (admittedly pretty charming) video to her Instagram on Wednesday night. Captioned, […]
  • Lilli Petersen in Politics

    Meghan McCain's Tweet About Her Father's Brain Cancer Diagnosis Is Heartbreaking

    Meghan McCain's Tweet About Her Father's Brain Cancer Diagnosis Is Heartbreaking

    After it was reported on Wednesday evening that Arizona Senator John McCain had been diagnosed with an aggressive form of brain cancer, the expressions of sympathy came fast. From colleagues, friends, and family, everybody was heartbroken to hear about the diagnosis. But one message was very close to home. McCain's daughter Meghan McCain, released a […]