CNN Duped into Posting Raunchy New Year’s Eve Prank Tweets
Alex Wong/Getty ImagesCNN just got Bart Simpsoned.A Twitter troll, armed with a small collection of fake accounts with ridiculously stupid names, managed to get CNN to fill its screen’s ticker on New Year’s Eve with tweets from “Ben Dover,” “Mike Oxlong” and “Dixie Normus.”Meanwhile, what may be two other trolls got airtime for messages from “Anita Blackman” and “Deeko Giganto.”CNN aired the tweets as scrolling text at the bottom of the screen during its live countdown to the end of 2021, whichnews.yahoo.com
Andy Cohen Goes on Epic Drunken New Year’s Eve Rant Against Bill de Blasio: ‘Sayonara Sucka!’
CNNFour minutes into 2022, and about ten minutes before Miley Cyrus suffered a wardrobe malfunction over on NBC, Andy Cohen unleashed an incredible very drunken 45-second rant against outgoing New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio.The Bravo exec and his buddy Anderson Cooper were in the midst of co-hosting CNN’s New Year’s Eve special live from Manhattan’s Times Square when, after taking a shot of tequila, Cohen went in on the deeply disliked ex-mayor.good god this man is full of rage pic.twitter.cnews.yahoo.com
Shedding its racist roots, a Mississippi high school football team dominates the state
Greenville Christian Academy, a small private school built to circumvent desegregation laws, is dominating Mississippi high school football. Now boasting a student body that is 70% Black - the team is all Black - the Delta area school is ranked number one, despite being badly outmanned by larger programs. Jan Crawford has the details.news.yahoo.com
"Ghost gear" initiative aims to recover lost and abandoned fishing gear
More than 600,000 tons of lost and abandoned fishing gear is believed to end up in the world's oceans every year. CBS News correspondent Nancy Chen reports on the effort to clean up "ghost gear" from Portland, Maine.news.yahoo.com
'Issue resolved': State holding Australian Open says no to unvaccinated players
Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews says his state would not allow unvaccinated players to participate in the Australian Open, potentially ruling out reigning men's champion Novak Djokovic from competing in Melbourne's Grand Slam. "We are locking people who are unvaccinated out of pubs, cafes, restaurants and the G (Melbourne Cricket Ground) and all sorts of other events," he said. "We're not going to be applying for an exemption. Therefore, the issue is basically resolved."news.yahoo.com
Michael Jordan sneakers sell for nearly $1.5 mn, an auction record
A pair of sneakers worn by NBA superstar Michael Jordan early in his career sell for nearly $1.5 million after fees, setting a record price at auction for game-worn footwear, according to Sotheby's. The white leather shoes with the red Nike swoosh and soles were worn by the iconic player in the fifth game of his rookie season with the Chicago Bulls, when Nike's Jordan-affiliated brand was only just taking off as a sensation both on and off the court.news.yahoo.com
Reaction to the death of Larry King
FILE - In this Dec. 1, 2016 file photo, Larry King arrives at Trump Tower in New York. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)Reaction to the death of Larry King, whose broadcast interviews with world leaders, movie stars and ordinary Joes helped define American conversation for a half-century. Larry King. ___“RIP Larry King!!!! ___“I’ve had the honor of being interviewed by Larry King multiple times in my life.
Andy Cohen Officiates a Virtual Gay Wedding and Patti LaBelle Performs: Watch
"I want to get started before we lose the venue, oh wait, we're all at home," Cohen quipped, kicking off the virtual ceremony. "We are gathered here tonight in front of Patti LaBelle, a gay shark, [and] the woman who wrote 'Bugaboo.'" Justin and Robert leaned into the campy-event cracking some jokes during their vows while also sharing some heartfelt sentiments. Cohen and the WWHL teamed up with The Real Real to sponsor the wedding. The Real Real gave the couple Cartier watches and donated a portion of proceeds from their site to the National Black Justice Coalition.
Andy Cohen and Anderson Cooper's Sons Have the Cutest Virtual Introduction on Father's Day: Watch!
Andy Cohen and Anderson Cooper's kids are on the fast track to being besties! During Sunday's episode of Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen the 52-year-old host virtually introduced his son, 1-year-old Benjamin, to Cooper's son, 1-month-old Wyatt. "Look, that's going to be your good buddy Wyatt," Cohen said, as Cooper expressed similar sentiments to Wyatt. When ET's Nischelle Turner spoke to Cohen last month, he revealed that he's been sending some of Benjamin's hand-me-downs Wyatt's way. RELATED CONTENT:Andy Cohen Opens Up About Giving Anderson Cooper His Son's Hand-Me-Downs, Including the Nanny (Exclusive)Andy Cohen on Seeing Anderson Cooper Light Up and Open Up Since Welcoming Son WyattAnderson Cooper Welcomes Baby Boy: Andy Cohen, Chris Cuomo, Busy Philipps & More Congratulate Him
Why Rachel Lindsay 'Hated the Timing' of Matt James' Casting as First Black Bachelor
Rachel Lindsay is pointing out a downside to Matt James' casting as the next Bachelor. Prior to the announcement of James' casting, Lindsay broke down the potential contenders for who could be the show's first black Bachelor with ET's Lauren Zima. Of James, Lindsay joked, "Matt James, we don't even know you." James' season of The Bachelor is expected to film after Crawley's and debut in 2021. RELATED CONTENT:Kaitlyn Bristowe: Matt James' Bachelor Casting More Than A Quick FixTyler Cameron, Hannah Brown and More on Matt James' 'Bachelor' CastingMike Johnson Reacts to Matt James' 'Bachelor' Casting
Kandi Burruss Gets Emotional Recalling How She Explained Police Brutality to Her 4-Year-Old Son
Burruss explained to host Cohen that while he can sympathize, he can never understand a black parent's experience in this situation. For you to be black and have to worry about the police being the bad guys," she said through tears. Burruss also added that her oldest daughter, 17-year-old Riley, has taken personally her friends' social media posts, or lack thereof, about the Black Lives Matter movement. If she did not see some type of statement or show that you care, she was unfollowing you." RELATED CONTENT:Bravo Reality Stars React to 'Vanderpump Rules' FiringsGayle King Talks Racism in America and Worrying About Her Son'RHOA's Kandi Burruss Fires Back at NeNe Leakes' 'No.
Andy Cohen Addresses Lori Loughlin 'Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' Casting Rumors
Don't expect to see Lori Loughlin debuting her Real Housewives catchphrase anytime soon. Bravo host Andy Cohen opened up on his SiriusXM show, Andy Cohen Live, about the rumors that he is reaching out to the Fuller House star for one of his hit franchises. "There is a whole narrative, apparently, that I am pursuing Lori Loughlin for The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. "Lori Loughlin is a very nice person. Last month, Loughlin and her husband, Mossimo Giannulli, pleaded guilty to the charges in the college admissions scandal.
Andy Cohen Addresses Stassi Schroeder and Kristen Doute's 'Vanderpump Rules' Firings
Andy Cohen is in full support of the recent Vanderpump Rules firings. Cohen also clarified that he does not make hiring and firing decisions for either Vanderpump Rules or Southern Charm, the latter of which recently had three stars depart. "I've been getting so many tweets and messages and whatever about Vanderpump Rules and about Southern Charm and other shows... Watch the video below for more on the Vanderpump Rules firings. RELATED CONTENT:Bravo Reality Stars React to 'Vanderpump Rules' Firings'Vanderpump Rules': Stassi Schroeder and Kristen Doute FiredStassi Schroeder Dropped by Publicist Following Past Racist Actions
Andy Cohen Rehomes His Dog Wacha Due to Aggression
Andy Cohen's dog, Wacha, is now living in a new home, he shared on Friday. Cohen said keeping Wacha wasn't a good choice for both his 1-year-old son, Benjamin, and Wacha himself. Last month, the official Instagram account for Wacha shared that he was in Connecticut amid the coronavirus pandemic, and not with Cohen and Benjamin in New York. Meanwhile, back in February 2019, Cohen shared a sweet picture of his dog nuzzling Benjamin's face. "Many have asked how @therealwacha & his brother are getting along," Cohen wrote at the time.
Anderson Cooper Teams Up With Andy Cohen on 'Millionaire': See Why the CNN Host Said He's 'In Deep Trouble'
Anderson Cooper and Andy Cohen put their friendship to the test when they teamed up for a new episode of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? "He knows a lot that I don't know," Cooper admitted. However, after just the first $100 question, Cooper seemed unsure of his decision. "Okay, I believe it is Florida," Cooper said, not yet ready to lock it in as his final answer. "I understand, I'm just saying, I don't think it's Florida," Cohen replied.
Goldie Hawn Recalls Watching 'Overboard' While in Bed With Kurt Russell
Goldie Hawn and Kurt Russell are reliving the early days of their relationship. While the TV was just supposed to be on for some ambient lighting, that changed when Goldie and Kurt, 69, realized what was playing on the screen. "So the two of us forgot what we were gonna do, and we ended up watching the movie." While Goldie and Kurt have co-starred in five movies together, the actress has her eye on another family project, this time with her kids, Oliver and Kate Hudson. RELATED CONTENT:Goldie Hawn Says She Cries 'Probably 3 Times a Day' Amid the Coronavirus PandemicKate Hudson, Goldie Hawn and Baby Rani Are the Cover Girls for 'Beautiful' IssueGoldie Hawn Got Too Close in Kate Hudson's Delivery Room: 'You're Going to Fall in'
Why Pamela Anderson Does Not Like the 'Baywatch' Movie
Pamela Anderson doesn't think the recent Baywatch flick lived up to the iconic TV show on which she starred. Anderson starred on the original Baywatch from 1992 to 1997 as C.J. Let's just keep the bad TV as bad TV. During the after-show, Anderson revealed that she's not in touch with anybody with whom she co-starred with on the series, which featured David Hasselhoff, Yasmine Bleeth and Carmen Electra. RELATED CONTENT:Pamela Anderson's Ex Claims He Paid Off Her Debt During 12-Day MarriagePamela Anderson Responds to Accusations of Racism Over Halloween CostumeMeghan McCain Explains Walking Off The View Set, Says Pamela Anderson Used Her for Fame
Andy Cohen Shares Major 'Housewives' Updates on 'RHOBH,' 'RHOA,' 'RHONY,' 'RHOSLC' and More! (Exclusive)
The Real Housewives of Beverly HillsFive episodes down, 15 or more to go! "[Brandi] makes her first appearance at episode 10," Andy teases, adding that everything "plays when it is relevant to play," including the much-hyped "Bravo, Bravo, f**king Bravo" moment. The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills airs Wednesdays on Bravo at a new time, 9 p.m. ET/PT. The Real Housewives of AtlantaAndy and the women of RHOA made Housewives history with the first-ever virtual reunion, which concludes on Sunday. There is one more fully shot season in the can, though: The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City's freshman run.
Daniel Radcliffe Says Its Super Weird That Harry Potter Co-Star Rupert Grint Is a Dad Now
Daniel Radcliffe's just as freaked out that the Harry Potter cast is at the age to become parents as the rest of us are! "Yes, I texted him the other day, actually, just being like, I'm so happy for him," Radcliffe revealed. He is the first of the principal Potter cast to have a child. Back in 2019, Radcliffe admitted that he himself has starting a family on the brain as he enters into his 30s. And at some point, not immediately, but in a few years from now, Ill probably be thinking about starting a family.
Hugh Grant sides with Prince Harry, claiming 'the tabloids effectively murdered his mother'
Hugh Grant is defending Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's decision to spend more time out of the U.K. and is lambasting criticism of the move in the British media. He initially deflected the question, after Cohen asked: "What are your feelings on Megxit?" but then explained in a video posted on YouTube by Sirius XM on Tuesday: "I'm rather on Harry's side I have to say. I think, as a man, it's his job to protect his family, so I'm with him." Diana, Princess of Wales, died in a car crash while being pursued by paparazzi through a Paris highway tunnel in 1997.cnbc.com
Lisa Vanderpump Says Andy Cohen Has Already Talked to Her About Returning to 'RHOBH'
Courtesy of NBCUniversalVanderpump, however, isn't saying no to ever returning to RHOBH, admitting that Andy Cohen has already asked if she'd go back. The new season of Vanderpump Rules will be welcoming five new cast members and shaking things up. "It's a great season. For now, Vanderpump is looking forward to her 4th Annual Vanderpump Dogs Foundation Gala and celebrating all that the foundation has accomplished. RELATED CONTENT:Kyle Richards Talks Lisa Vanderpump and Whether Kris Jenner Will Ever Join 'RHOBH' (Exclusive)Lisa Vanderpump Focusing on Healing and Giving Back as She Opens Up About 'RHOBH' Exit (Exclusive)
Andy Cohen Teases the 'Meltdown to End All Meltdowns' on 'RHOC' Reunion
"There is a meltdown to end all meltdowns," Cohen shared. I think Braunwyn [Windham-Burke] was a great addition and, you know, we'll see what happens," Cohen noted. I'm four episodes into watching cuts and that's an especially dramatic and driven group of women, who have a lot going on. So, you throw me into a group of women with music and tequila, and I am going to have a good time." They know how to have a good time, and I just instantly had a connection with all of them."
Kathleen Turner Says She Would No Longer Play Chandlers Dad on Friends
Don't expect to see Chandler Bing's dad make a cameo in the Friends reunion special. Well, not with Kathleen Turner in the role, at least. The 65-year-old actress appeared on Tuesday night's Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen, and opened up about playing drag queen Helena Handbasket, a.k.a. "I thought, 'A woman playing a man playing a woman, I haven't done that.' Ill be quite honest, which is my wont: I didnt feel very welcomed by the cast, Turner told Vulture in 2018.
Kristin Davis Reveals the 'Sex and the City' Storyline She 'Really Hated'
It was a great night for Sex and the City fans on Monday's Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen! There was this one time with this guy I'm having sex with had to shout, 'b**ch, whore,' in my face," she recalled. "I really, really hated. "We would go and get the tomato sandwiches from the craft, but we had to walk a really long way." RELATED CONTENT: Kim Cattrall on Fans Wanting More 'Sex and the City' Films (Exclusive) Embed Code RestartKim Cattrall on Why Fans Still Want More 'Sex and the City' Films (Exclusive)Kim Cattrall Says She Will 'Never' Reprise Her 'Sex and the City' Role as Samantha JonesSarah Jessica Parker Solves a 'Sex and the City' Shoe Mystery
Karamo Brown Reacts to Sean Spicer Still Being on 'Dancing With the Stars': 'He
One of the biggest storylines so far on season 28 ofDancing With the Stars is the Sean Spicer of it all. "I can tell you that I had an amazing time on the show," Brown said, initially evading the question. Brown faced some scrutiny of his own after this season of DWTS was announced, when he defended Spicer as "a good guy." "I deactivated because they were giving my sons death threats" he explained on Tuesday, "because I was nice to Sean Spicer. Dancing With the Stars airs Mondays at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC.
Caroline Manzo Pokes Fun at RHONJs Teresa Giudice After Rat Accusations
Caroline Manzo has responded to being called a possible rat by her former Real Housewives of New Jersey costar, Teresa Giudice. How could she predict that? responded Teresa, who joined Andy in the studio, while Joe participated via satellite from Italy, where hes living after being deported. With her saying that?Joe, 47, then denied that Caroline, 58, was the rat, claiming that he knew who informed government officials about his business dealings. Neither were able to answer, but they did address fidelity concerns, with Teresa admitting she didnt think Joe had been faithful to her during his imprisonment. Joe denied he had been with anyone other than Teresa during his time in prison, and in Italy.
Andy Cohen Says Teresa and Joe Giudice Are 'at a Crossroads' as He Teases Interview
Andy Cohen says buckle-up for Teresa and Joe Giudices big sit-down interview. Andy sat down with the The Real Housewives of New Jersey stars for Joe's first interview since his release from prison earlier this year. Earlier this year, a judge ordered that Joe be deported from the United States after his three-and-a-half-year prison sentence ended. ET spoke with Teresa late last month, but she stayed tight-lipped on her and Joe's future. The Real Housewives of New Jersey Special Event: Joe and Teresa Unlocked airs Sunday at 8 p.m.
Jenna Dewan Critiques Beyonce's Early Walk: 'The Whole World Is About to Come for Me'
Oh, it's just the Bey Hive coming for Jenna Dewan. When host Cohen asked which star was most guilty of this dance crime, Dewan replied, "Y'all are going to all kill me. Looking nervous following her comment, Dewan added, "The whole world is about to come for me right now. Bey Hive, Bey Hive, I love Bey!" Cohen asked if Dewan, who has worked with the likes of Janet Jackson and Christina Aguilera, had ever worked with Beyonce.
Paula Abdul Reacts to Katy Perry's $25 Million 'American Idol' Salary
Paula Abdul is celebrating Katy Perry's hefty American Idol salary. The 57-year-old singer appeared on Wednesday's episode of Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen and responded to a fan question about Perry's reported $25 million paycheck as a judge on Idol. Abdul previously expressed similar sentiments when ET's Nischelle Turner spoke to her in June 2017. "So I'm a paid woman and I'm ready for a beautiful man," she added at the time, which came just months after she and her now-fiance, Orlando Bloom, called it quits. "Their plan is to have a close friends and family wedding in the fall, but are keeping many of their plans private."
Fredrik Eklund Crashes the 'Cash Cab'! Watch a Sneak Peek of Bravos Revival (Exclusive)
The Cash Cab is officially back! ET has your first look at one of those Bravo star cameos, as Million Dollar Listing New Yorks Fredrik Eklund pops into the cab to surprise some unsuspecting players! Fredrik immediately turns on the charm, and tells the group of pals (Bridget, Landon and Katherine) they need a team name. ET on Bravo. Cash Cab airs Sunday through Thursday at 11:30 p.m.
Rachel Lindsay and Raven Gates' Feud: Who Said What as Bachelor Nation Weighs In
Rachel Lindsay and Raven Gates used to be besties -- but it seems that's not the case anymore. And Bachelor Nation is taking sides! "I can't say," Lindsay said when asked what Gates did to cause her change of heart. This question prompted another Bachelor Nation alum to chime in, as Nick Viall commented, "Pretty sure me." Despite meeting while vying for the same guy, Lindsay and Gates have gone on to find love of their own in Bachelor Nation.
Bethenny Frankel Responds to Andy Cohen Saying Fans Havent Seen the Last of Her on '
Bethenny Frankel may have turned in her apple, but shell always be a Real Housewife. "You know, I love Andy," Frankel told ET, in response. "So, it's such a great thing to use something that people might think, you know, is sometimes superficial, when it's really not. While she left RHONY, Frankel has no plans to leave TV. RELATED CONTENT:Andy Cohen Reacts to Bethenny Frankel Leaving 'RHONY': 'I Do Hope and Think That She Will Come Back'Bethenny Frankel Travels to Florida and the Bahamas to Help Hurricane Dorian VictimsBethenny Frankel Explains Decision to Leave 'RHONY' and Her Tweet About Still Being Married
Kate Bosworth Reveals She Stopped Dating Other Actors After Orlando Bloom Split
Kate Bosworth has nothing but love for Orlando Bloom. When asked by a caller about the biggest lesson she learned while dating Bloom, Bosworth quipped, "Well, I married a director," adding, "Sorry!" Cohen added that "actors dating actors" is tough, to which the Blue Crush star agreed and said, "It's no bueno. The actress said that they are still "really, really good friends" and that there is "nothing bad at all" between the two. So we started dating way, way back in the day and then it hit when we were together," she recalled.
Sheryl Crow Talks Taylor Swift's Masters Battle: 'I Dont Know What the Big Stink Was'
Sheryl Crow thinks Taylor Swift needs to calm down. So I dont know what the big stink was, so Im kind of out of the loop. So I dont really know.Crow isnt the only artist who has spoken out about Swifts very public feud and decision to re-record her masters. I dont really care about owning my masters or not, Clarkson said. Im just like, Whatever, Im going to sing them until Im dead, its fine. Somebody can make money of it, I dont care.
Andy Cohen Reacts to Bethenny Frankel Leaving 'RHONY': 'I Do Hope and Think That She
Andy Cohen is weighing in on Bethenny Frankel's departure from The Real Housewives of New York City. Cohen went on to discuss the possible ways that Frankel might pop up in new seasons of the Real Housewives. In late August, Frankel confirmed to ET that she had decided to "leave the Housewives franchise to explore my next chapter. See loads more on the Real Housewives below. RELATED CONTENT:Bethenny Frankel Travels to Florida and the Bahamas to Help Hurricane Dorian VictimsBethenny Frankel Explains Decision to Leave 'RHONY' and Her Tweet About Still Being MarriedBethenny Frankel Reveals She's Still Legally Married to Jason Hoppy
The 'Southern Charm' Season 6 Reunion Trailer Is Here -- Watch! (Exclusive)
The Southern Charm gang is anything but charming toward each other at the season six reunion -- and ET has your exclusive first look! In the exclusive trailer, things get heated quickly for the Charmers, as Austen Kroll and his on-again, off-again girlfriend, Madison LeCroy, find themselves in the hot seat. "A lot of the reunion is things that people let linger and they dont handle it right then," she adds. Part one of the Southern Charm season six reunion premieres Wednesday, Aug. 21, at 9 p.m. RELATED CONTENT:'Southern Charm': Ashley and Cast Dish on Her Finale Confrontation With Patricia (Exclusive)'Southern Charm's Ashley Jacobs Sounds Off on Being Labeled a 'Villain' (Exclusive)'Southern Charm': Kathryn Confronts Whitney After He Denies Hooking Up With Her!
'Dolemite Is My Name': Eddie Murphy Is a Karate-Chopping Showman in First Trailer
On Monday, Netflix dropped the first trailer for the legendary funnyman's new biopic project, Dolemite Is My Name, showcasing a role for the ages. He decides to invent Dolemite, a well-dressed, larger-than-life character who he hopes will take him to the top. Next, Moore and his pals set out on a mission to make movies that center on his new persona. In Cohen's 2012 memoir, Most Talkative: Stories From the Front Line of Pop Culture, Cohen wrote about being traumatized while watching Murphy "ridiculing gay people" during a stand-up show in 1985. Burgess wrote, presumably about Cohen.
Sherri Shepherd Reacts to 'View' Tell-All, Including Elisabeth Hasselbeck Once Threatening
Sherri Shepherd has no issue giving her candid thoughts on the much talked-about The View tell-all that was released in April. Shepherd said she didn't actually read Ramin Setoodeh's Ladies Who Punch: The Explosive Inside Story of The View because she already "lived it." Shepherd, who's still good friends with Hasselbeck, also reacted to Rosie O'Donnell saying she had a "crush" on Hasselbeck though O'Donnell didn't categorize it as sexual. "Yeah, I do remember one time Jenny had an outfit on and Barbara wanted the same outfit," Shepherd said. "But Barbara Walters was tough on the people that she loved and she helped me find my voice," she explained, adding that she still had plenty of love for Walters.