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DAILY VIDEO: Financial tips for broke people

Everyone's feeling the pinch these days, and a lot of articles offering money advice often seem like they're talking to someone in a much more secure financial position than you. Bummer, right? Well, CollegeHumor is here to help with these creative and lucrative tips for the broke and desperate....

Tuesday, March 22, 2016, 12:33 AM

Adele vs Harry Styles: A study in fan reaction to celebrity photo hacks

The U.K.'sfamous, and fame-adjacent, stars are scramblingto deal with not one but two new cases of nefarious pic-snatching. Which begs the question: How much of a celebrity's life belongs to their fans?First, personal photos of Adele,including a sonogram scan of her son,showed up on Facebook,...

Monday, March 21, 2016, 11:52 PM

Khloe Kardashian klashing with 'Kocktails' krew

Apparently when Khloe Kardashian made the deal for her talk show, "Kocktails with Khloe," she didn't quite understand how much the show's producers were expecting her to rope in her family as guests, and that's causing some tension behind the scenes.“Executives have urged her to include at least...

Monday, March 21, 2016, 11:00 PM

Madonna's custody battle over Rocco is coming to New York

Finally some good news for Madonna — sort of.A London judge has ruled in her favor in at least one aspect of the nasty custody battle she and former husbandGuy Ritchie are locked in over their teenage son, Rocco. But this decision just means the legal battle will be presided over in New York...

Monday, March 21, 2016, 8:59 PM

Justin Bieber has more throwback pics of Selena Gomez

Damn, Justin. At it again with the creepy/desperate Instagram posts about your ex. The singer lit up his favorite social media feed recently with yet another throwback pic of himself — from way back in 2011 or so, before all the tattoos and Photoshoppedmuscle mass and arrests — smooching ex-...

Monday, March 21, 2016, 7:28 PM

Gwyneth Paltrow wants you to moon dust up that smoothie

Gwyneth Paltrow has a beautiful plan for your life, and it involves a morning smoothie filled with Moon Juice "moon dust" and a parasitic fungus, the ingredients for which will set you back a cool $220. But don't worry, the actual daily cost breaks down to something closer to $10 for each smoothie...

Thursday, March 17, 2016, 12:51 AM

Daily Video: Lin-Manuel Miranda freestyling at the White House

You probably can't get tickets to "Hamilton," but you can at least see the show's creator and star, Lin-Manuel Miranda, do something he likely never imagined: freestyle rapping in the Rose Garden at the White House, with Barack Obama holding up topic cards to direct his flow. No pressure, right?...

Thursday, March 17, 2016, 12:44 AM

Olivia Wilde and the perils of being 'too sophisticated'

Hollywood has a whole bunch of fun and interesting euphemisms for criticizing actresses for things out of their control, and Olivia Wilde recently learned a new one."The funniest thing I heard recently was I had heard for a part that I was too sophisticated," she tells Howard Stern. "And I was like...

Thursday, March 17, 2016, 12:29 AM

Jennifer Garner doesn't want your pity about her divorce

Yes, Ben Affleck has a big superhero movie coming out next week, so he's doing a lot of interviews that inevitably lead to mentions of his split from Jennifer Garner. But did we mention she also has a movie coming out?Which is why, following that in-depth Vanity Fair interview, she's not quite done...

Thursday, March 17, 2016, 12:04 AM

Shailene Woodley says Tris doesn't feel comfortable in a dress

Shailene Woodley is now three movies into her four-film series based on the "Divergent" YA books, with "Allegiant" following her character, Tris, as she further battles corrupt forces. It's an interesting place to be: the end in sight but not quite here. But the ongoing process and massive cast of...

Wednesday, March 16, 2016, 11:57 PM

Celine Dion reacts strongly to being impersonated

Did you see Ariana Grande's amazing run of impressions of other singers on "Saturday Night Live"? Lots of people did, and they were pretty impressed — if a little freaked out by the apparent witchcraft.This wasn't the singer’s first time letting everyone in on her unusual talent. Grande also did a...

Wednesday, March 16, 2016, 8:15 PM

Eugenio Derbez on his life changing after 'Instructions Not Included'

Eugenio Derbez is a massively successful Mexican writer, director and actor — just ask his 8.4 million Twitter followers — but if he had it his way he'd only be an actor. Luckily that's what he gets to do in "Miracles from Heaven," playing an in-demand pediatric specialist with a penchant for...

Wednesday, March 16, 2016, 1:55 AM

Why is Selena Gomez trying to blow up Kendall Jenner's spot?

To hear Selena Gomez tell it, Kendall Jenner is totes dating someone, along with the rest of her friends. "None of them are single, just so you know," Gomez said in an interview this week with London's Capital FM radio. "Taylor [Swift] is not single, Gigi [Hadid] is not single, neither is Kendall....

Wednesday, March 16, 2016, 12:27 AM

Ben Affleck is fine with Ricky Gervais joking about him

The new "Batman v Superman" movie is nearly upon us, which means we're about to see a noted uptick in Ben Affleck interviews. And while I'm not expecting him to be as candid or forthcoming as soon-to-be ex-wife Jennifer Garner was in Vanity Fair, he's going to have to say something.RELATED: Jaden...

Wednesday, March 16, 2016, 12:21 AM

Jaden Smith will wear a dress, OK?

Second generation Hollywood scion and Twitter capitalization abuser Jaden Smith wants to make one thing clear: He doesn't care what you think about him wearing skirts and dresses, so stop trying to impose your outmoded ideas of fashion and gender norms on him. Sheesh."I feel like people are kind of...

Tuesday, March 15, 2016, 9:44 PM

Kerry Washington sticks to her privacy guns

Kerry Washington doesn't know how she can make this any clearer: She doesn't talk about her personal life. In interviews, on Twitter, wherever. And that means not addressing rumors that she and husband Nnamdi Asomugha are headed for a divorce. RELATED: Chris Rock takes shots at #OscarsSoWhite,...

Tuesday, March 15, 2016, 9:35 PM

We should be worried about Aaron Carter

Former teen pop starlet Aaron Carter seems to be getting more erratic with each passing day. Maybe it's time we stepped in and intervened. First, last month, he declared his endorsement for Donald Trump. Then he made it sound like he was withdrawing his endorsement over Trump's spotty LGBT record....

Monday, March 14, 2016, 11:57 PM

Ian McShane has harsh words for 'Game of Thrones' spoiler scolds

Ian McShane knows that he's given away some major spoilers about his role on the new season of "Game of Thrones," but he honestly can't be bothered about it, so calm down, nerds.“You say the slightest thing and the Internet goes ape,” McShane tells the Telegraph. “I was accused of giving the plot...

Monday, March 14, 2016, 11:56 PM

Richard Simmons is not a prisoner in his own home

A story started making the rounds this weekend that ebullient fitness guru Richard Simmons was a prisoner in his own home, his entire life being controlled by parties taking advantage of his fragile mental and physical state. But he thinks that story's just plain nuts.RELATED: Zandaya shuts down...

Monday, March 14, 2016, 8:53 PM

Zendaya shuts down another critic

When will comedians and commentators learn that if you come for Zendaya, expect to lose? Apparently that was a lesson that needed to be taught to "Difficult People" star Julie Klausner, who took issue with Zendaya appearance accepting an award at the 2016 Kids' Choice Awards, calling the 19-year-...

Monday, March 14, 2016, 8:22 PM