Introducing Leonardo DiCaprio’s Deeply Alarming Neckbeard

We don’t know a lot about Leonardo DiCaprio’s next film, Don’t Look Up. We know it’s a satire about Leo and Jennifer Lawrence as two doom-mongering astronomers, that the first clip from it turned up on Netflix’s big round-up of all its 2021 films yesterday, that Adam McKay will direct, and that everyone’s in it:…Continue Reading

Luke Combs Says His OCD Triggers ‘Obsessive’ Fears of Having a Heart Attack

Terry Wyatt/ACMA2020Getty Images Luke Combs opened up about his mental health in a new interview.The country singer revealed he has purely obsessional OCD, which leads to uncontrollable thoughts. He also struggles with anxiety.Combs said he’s found peace by “arming himself with knowledge” about his conditions.Luke Combs may be a CMA-winning country star, but he wants…Continue Reading

Lady Gaga Will Sing the National Anthem at Biden’s Inauguration

Four years ago, Donald Trump was struggling to land big-name musical acts for his presidential inauguration. Celine Dion, Elton John, Kiss, and other artists reportedly turned him down, but he did book the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, country singer Toby Keith, and rock band 3 Doors Down for the festivities. This time around, for Joe Biden’s…Continue Reading | Ten ways Covid-19 has changed the world economy forever

Legacies of Covid-19 will shape how we work, spend, travel and more for years to comeThe takeover of factory and service jobs by robots will advance, while white-collar workers get to stay home more. There’ll be more inequality between and within countries and governments will play a larger role in the lives of citizens, spending—and…Continue Reading

Biden will appeal for unity as US braces for violence by Trump supporters

Joe Biden will deliver a message of national unity when he assumes the presidency on Wednesday, seeking to begin healing a country fractured by the acrimony of Donald Trump’s administration and ongoing threats of violence by his supporters.The preview of the theme of Biden’s inauguration address came as cities across the US braced for violent…Continue Reading

Tense calm in Washington as small pro-Trump groups gather at state capitols across US – live

7.24pm EST 19:24 A small group of heavily masked men have gathered outside the boarded-up state capitol in Salem, Oregon. Virginia Barreda (@vbarreda2) Calm so far at the Oregon State Capitol this afternoon after local and state police said to be prepared for possible violence at protests through President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration. Several members of…Continue Reading

Trailblazing college football kicker Sarah Fuller invited to Biden inauguration

Sarah Fuller, the first woman to score in the Power Five conferences, the elite level of college football, says she’s been invited to attend President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration on Wednesday.“It’s an honor to be invited to participate in one of America’s greatest traditions,” Fuller posted Sunday on social media. “This historic inauguration is especially meaningful…Continue Reading

Florida analyst who clashed with governor over Covid data faces arrest

Rebekah Jones, the founder of Florida’s coronavirus database who has clashed publicly with Governor Ron DeSantis in a dispute over data manipulation, said she would surrender on Sunday after a warrant was issued for her arrest.The state department of law enforcement said it would not reveal details of the allegations against the 31-year-old data analyst…Continue Reading

New York’s smallest businesses will no longer be supervised by police

The era of New York Police Department (NYPD) officers supervising, arresting, and fining street vendors in New York City is officially over.On Friday, Jan. 15, the city’s Department of Consumer and Worker Protection (DCWP) officially took over the responsibility of responding to food vending permits, health code violations, and vendor operations from the NYPD.At-risk demographicsStreet vendors…Continue Reading