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asdfa   Rebel Wilson will star in a remake of the 1988 hit Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. Steve Martin and Michael Caine teamed up in the original “Dirty Rotten Scoundrels,” which follows two con men trying to swindle a heiress out of her money. ****** ABC has picked up all four of its retro game show revivals for another season: “Match Game,” “$100,000 Pyramid,” “Celebrity Family Feud,” and “To Tell the Truth,” entertainment president Channing Dungey announced at the network’s TCA ...

On This Day in History: Murder

Lizzie Borden took an axe, And gave her mother forty whacks; When she saw what she had done, She gave her father forty-one. screenshot-www.blogcdn.com 2016-08-04 13-18-19Lizzie Borden took an axe, And gave her mother forty whacks; When she saw what she had done, She gave her father forty-one. On this day in history, August 4th, 1892, to be exact, Andrew and Abby Borden were murdered in their home. The chief suspect, Andrews daughter (Abby's step daughter) Lizzie.  Though a jury of her peers could not see fit to convict a good Christian girl of murder, it is well believed to this day that she was the culprit. Motives vary, but it's believed hostility in t...

US Olympic Basketball Team Staying on Yacht in Rio

Actually, yachts an understatement. It's a cruise ship, to be specific. While the rest of the US athletes are left navigating the yet completed Olympic Village, the millionaire filled US Men's basketball team is enjoying a luxury cruise ship, moored on the Port of Rio. None of which should shock anyone familiar with US pro sports players. screenshot-www.dailymail.co.uk 2016-08-03 12-26-07Actually, yachts an understatement. It's a cruise ship, to be specific. While the rest of the US athletes are left navigating the yet completed Olympic Village, the millionaire filled US Men's basketball team is enjoying a luxury cruise ship, moored on the Port of Rio. None of which should shock anyone familiar with US pro sports players. The DailyMail.com provided photos of the 196' ship, which became a temporary home to players like Kevin Durant, Carmelo Anthony and Kyrie Irving.  Meanwhile, bac...

Patton Oswalt Opens up about Wife’s Death

  [caption id="attachment_163603" align="aligncenter" width="668"]screenshot-a57.foxnews.com 2016-08-03 11-42-33  [caption id="attachment_163603" align="aligncenter" width="668"] Patton Oswalt with wife Michelle McNamara[/caption] Comedian and actor Patton Oswalt posted a very personal and emotional letter on his facebook, three months after his wife, crime writer Michelle McNamara, died in her sleep on April 21. Patton, who has openly suffered from depression for decades, opened the letter by noting how his grief made his depression seem so small. And how for the last 102 days he's been able to focus only...

IKEA Says No to Kanye West Collaborative Deal

  screenshot-i4.mirror.co.uk 2016-08-03 10-35-34  Earlier this year Kanye West visited the Ikea headquarters in Sweden, but don't expect a Yeezy book shelf anytime soon.  The assemble yourself furniture maker says it has no intentions of collaborating with K on any future projects. The statement came in response to a series of tweets Kanye made expressing his interest in designing for the company, and then speaking to BBC Radio One, the rapper said “I have to work with IKEA – make furniture for interior design, for architectu...

Prince’s Homes to be Auctioned

TMZ is reporting the massive real estate holdings of musician Prince are going to be auctioned off at a minimum of 90% of their fair market value.   Prince left behind a number of smaller homes around his home state of Minnesota, as well as a bevy of luxury pads, including the massive Paisley Park estate, where the singer died in April of this year. Among the properties hitting the auction block is this expansive property in the gorgeous Turks and Caicos.  Last listed at $12,000,000, the 10,000 square foot home has a generous 10 bedrooms as well as a complete guest home. Not to mention being right on the water with its own private beach and boat docking.         [caption id="attachment_163596" align="aligncenter" width="700"]princeportfolio8TMZ is reporting the massive real estate holdings of musician Prince are going to be auctioned off at a minimum of 90% of their fair market value.   Prince left behind a number of smaller homes around his home state of Minnesota, as well as a bevy of luxury pads, including the massive Paisley Park estate, where the singer died in April of this year. Among the properties hitting the auction block is this expansive property in the gorgeous Turks and Caicos.  Last listed at $12,000,000, the 10,000...

Channing Tatum Starring in Splash Remake

Hollywood hottie, Channing Tatum, will be starring in the remake of the 1984 hit Splash  In this version Tatum will be playing the merman that finds love up in the surface world. The roll original played by Daryl Hannah.  The Tom Hanks roll will be played by Jillian Bell, who you may know from "Workaholics" or "22 Jump Street". The original story revolves around a mermaid that morphs her fin into legs when on land as she goes in search of her love, a boy she saved in the ocean years ago.   Incidentally, when Daryl's mermaid character is asked her name, she looks up to the a Manhattan street sign and replies "Madison". This is credited with introducing the name, now topping US name charts. rs_1024x759-160801145157-1024.jillian-channing-tatum.cm.8116Hollywood hottie, Channing Tatum, will be starring in the remake of the 1984 hit Splash  In this version Tatum will be playing the merman that finds love up in the surface world. The roll original played by Daryl Hannah.  The Tom Hanks roll will be played by Jillian Bell, who you may know from "Workaholics" or "22 Jump Street". The original story revolves around a mermaid that morphs her fin into legs when on land as she goes in search of her love, a boy she saved in the ocean years ago.   Incidentally,...