How reality TV produced a new generation of presenters

But in an industry which is so difficult to succeed in, what qualities might they need to connect with viewers? Image copyright Shutterstock Image caption Ovie Soko presented a cooking segment with Ruth Langsford on This Morning last week Rylan Clark-Neal, for example, has become one of TV’s most familiar faces since he first appeared as an X Factor contestant in 2012. As that year’s novelty contestant, his career could easily have gone the same way as Wagner and Honey G. But Rylan endeared himself to viewers (and the show’s judges) in a way that others had struggled to do. “Even Gary Barlow, who had little in the way of nice things to say about his audition, praised his personality …

People Can’t Calm Down About Taylor Swift Dancing To Her Own Song

The singer threw a party over the weekend in celebration of her whopping 10 MTV Video Music Award nominations, and the resulting footage has, unsurprisingly, gone viral. Clips of Swift dancing in a sequined dress to her own song, “You Need To Calm Down,” have been circulating and giving fans their “new aesthetic.”  Download Join HuffPost Plus Original Article : HERE ; The Ultimate Survival Food: The Lost Ways

Miley Cyrus And Liam Hemsworth Splitting Up After 8 Months Of Marriage

Miley Cyrus and It’s “what’s best,” a rep for the couple said in a statement. agreed to separate at this time,” said the statement. “Ever-evolving, changing as partners and individuals, they have decided this is what’s best while they both focus on themselves and careers.” A sad-looking Cyrus, 26, appeared in a Instagram post Saturday clearly not wearing her wedding ring. It was taken while the singer was on vacation in Italy with pal Kaitlynn Carter, Brody Jenner’s ex, noted People magazine, which was the first to report the breakup. Hemsworth and Cyrus met in 2009 while filming “The Last Song.” They were soon dating and made their red-carpet debut as a couple in 2010.  sexual attraction to women.  came …

Trump gripes about his critics while at the scene of tragedy

(CNN)As President Donald Trump departed the Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton, Ohio, on Wednesday, he told officials traveling with him the visit was a smash success. By the time he was ready to return to Washington, the most memorable part of his trip, for him, seemed to be the doctors’ and nurses’ welcome of him, even after a day spent confronting the lingering pain of more mass shootings. “We had an amazing day, as you know,” Trump said in the corridor of an emergency coordination center in El Paso, Texas, his final stop in a city where an anti-immigrant gunman had shot 22 people dead. “The love, the respect for the office of the presidency. It was, I wish you …

‘I was denied screening because of my disability’

When Kerry Thompson, 40, from Milton Keynes, who has muscular dystrophy, was told she could no longer have cancer screening at home when she moved house. This was despite the test showing up abnormalities that needed regular appointments. Gay women ‘at risk of cervical cancer too’ What happens during a smear test ‘This is for anyone with a vagina’ ‘Nothing they could do’ “I had a new GP and I explained the situation – that the rooms were too small for my wheelchair to fit in and there was no hoist or wide bed for me to use,” she said. “I also would need two nurses to help hold my legs, which can flop over. “I can’t be the only …

America’s Homeless Crisis Is Inspiring New Acts Of Cruelty

West Palm Beach, Florida, city officials recently started blasting the children’s songs “Baby Shark” and “Raining Tacos” on repeat to discourage people from sleeping In July, a landlord in Oakland, California, sparked a protest when he to leave the area in a failed stunt that he later claimed was “a game.” Earlier this month, a California man was sentenced for fatally shooting a couple in 2004 that he allegedly mistook as homeless drifters sleeping on a beach. ASSOCIATED PRESS A man holding a bicycle tire outside of a tent along a street in San Francisco on June 27, 2019. Vigilante justice is not unusual, said Maria Foscarinis, founder and executive director of the National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty. The …

Please, For The Love Of God, Make Lizzo The Next Bachelorette

The Bachelorette” will likely be riding into the sunset with a suitor who directly before joining the show, here’s a compelling counterpoint to reality TV fairytale fatigue: The chart-topping, flute-playing, While the “Truth Hurts” singer admits she’s not exactly a fan of the show, she’s ready and willing to dole out some roses and kiss a couple of toads, with a few clear stipulations.  Cosmopolitan in an interview published last week. “If I was the Bachelorette, it would just be the coolest season ever. The men would have to be naked and they would have to wear little thong briefs and they would have to feed me grapes.” “It would be mandatory to get my pussy eaten at least once on …

5 things we learned from Billie Eilish’s interview with Rolling Stone

Singer Billie Eilish Pirate Baird O’Connell a.k.a. Billie Eilish is seen on February 20, 2019 in Paris, France. (Photo by Marc Piasecki/GC Images) KATY PERRY, MORE STARS ATTEND GOOGLE SUMMIT ON CLIMATE CHANGE IN PRIVATE JETS, MEGA YACHTS Her dancing days soon came to a crashing halt, when she injured herself by rupturing a growth plate in her hip. This forced Eilish to quit dancing altogether, which took a toll on her mental health. Fortunately, she claims to be in a much better place since then. “I haven’t been depressed in a minute, which is great,” she confessed. “Seventeen has probably been the best year of my life. I’ve liked 17.” SHE LOVES HORSES Billie’s parents sat down with Rolling …

Mary J. Blige Set To Star In ‘Power’ Spinoff Series ‘Power Book II: Ghost’

Mary J. Blige is slated to star in a spinoff series of Starz’s “Power,” the music icon announced on Friday. 50 Cent, at the show’s Television Critics Association press tour on Friday,  “This is probably the most exciting thing that’s going to happen to me this year,” Blige, who’s known as the Queen of Hip-Hop Soul, said onstage at the event, according to the publication. “I’ve been a fan of ‘Power’ since the very beginning and I want to thank Courtney Kemp and 50 Cent for starting this conversation with me.” “Yesterday we announced ‘Power Book II: Ghost,’ which will star @therealmaryjblige among other actors you know from @power_starz A dream come true,”  View this post on Instagram A post …

Drunk teacher says prom girls ‘gagging for it’

Witness A told the hearing Mr Morrison had been seen “sloshing around his pint and swaggering”. Witness B said pupils had commented that Mr Morrison was drunk, to which he responded that he did not care as he was “leaving in a couple of weeks”. ‘Put that on Snapchat’ He told the panel he heard him say: “Lads, you need to go where this lot are for the after party, they are gagging for it”, referring to the female pupils. In a written statement, Mr Morrison said: “I was not falling over, fighting or being sick… admittedly I had a few too many drinks.” He said this meant he had made “some bad decisions”, however he denied encouraging sexual activity …

Greta Thunberg writes essay for 1975 album

Giant Greta mural painted in Bristol Oil and gas industry’s message to Greta The new track will not be a single in its own right – but will feature as the opening song on the band’s album. This is in keeping with the band’s previous records, all three of which have opened with an ambient instrumental track entitled The 1975. Thunberg’s track will also take that title – but this will be the first album opener from the band to feature speech on top of the music. Related Topics Music Climate change Greta Thunberg Original Article : HERE ; The Ultimate Survival Food: The Lost Ways

More people try drugs for the first time in the summer, study says

(CNN)Summer brings heat waves, trips to the beach and sometimes painful sunburns. But according to a new study, the season may also usher in the use of cocaine, ecstasy and molly. That can increase the odds of being offered a substance, especially at summertime events where drugs such as ecstasy, also known as MDMA or molly, are easy to find. “Particularly these days, the festival scene is huge,” Palamar said. Those raucous concerts, combined with high temperatures, could make first-time drug use during summer particularly risky. “If you try ecstasy on a whim, and you’re drunk, and you’re dancing in 90-degree weather, that is dangerous,” Palamar said. “Ecstasy is the last thing you should be taking in an unplanned manner.” …

Honduran teen immigrant who attempted suicide while separated from her father will be laid to rest

(CNN)The 13-year-old Honduran immigrant who tried to kill herself in New York while she was separated from her father will be laid to rest on Tuesday evening in Bayside, New York, her family said. Heydi had been despondent about being separated from her father prior to her suicide attempt. They met again last week, but it was not the reunion they had imagined; Gámez clutched the hand of his only child as Heydi lay motionless with a breathing tube in a hospital bed in Queens, New York. Gamez has authorized the donation of his daughter’s organs. He said he did so because he saw many children in the hospital who needed them. “Now that my daughter is no longer here, …

Bo Rhap is the oldest video to get 1bn views

In fact, Bohemian Rhapsody doesn’t even make the Top 100 most-played videos on YouTube. However, Queen’s achievement is not to be sniffed at. Before Monday, the only other 20th Century song to reach 1 billion views was Guns N’ Roses’ November Rain. Skip Youtube post by Queen Official Warning: Third party content may contain adverts Report End of Youtube post by ModernMediaPlay Image Copyright ModernMediaPlay ModernMediaPlay Report End of Youtube post by BBC Studios Image Copyright BBC Studios BBC Studios Report End of Youtube post by ibighit Image Copyright ibighit ibighit Image Copyright Justin Bieber Justin Bieber Report Report Unsurprisingly, it’s Justin Bieber – who started his career as a YouTuber, posting a poorly-lit cover version of Ne-Yo’s So Sick …

Pete Buttigieg’s interview on country radio was silenced

New York (CNN Business)Blair Garner, host of a nationally syndicated radio program, taped an interview with 2020 Democratic candidate Pete Buttigieg in Nashville last week. This controversy has gotten a lot of attention — via stories on HuffPost, The Washington Post and other new outlets. Lis Smith, Buttigieg’s senior communications adviser, thought the interview went well. “It was a great discussion, and we are obviously disappointed that Blair’s listeners won’t have the opportunity to hear it,” she told CNN Business. Cumulus said it didn’t air the interview because of federal rules that mandate that radio stations provide equal time to political candidates. “Cumulus Nashville’s programming managers made the decision not to air Blair Garner’s pre-recorded interview with Mayor Pete Buttigieg …