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Billie Eilish Avoids Wardrobe Malfunction in Sassy Behind-the-Scenes Moment From “Lost Cause” Music VideoBillie Eilish is showing her followers what it's like to dance and sing while wearing nothing but silk pajamas, and it doesn't look easy. In new behind-the-scenes footage from her...
Shortly after undergoing her first round of surgeries, Angela Deem wanted more surgeries.
Many fans worried for her health and hoped that she would heal before going under the knife again.
But other 90 Day Fiance fanatics are just scratching their heads.
How in the world does a nursing home assistant who stars on a low-paying reality series afford so many surgeries?
Healthcare is expensive in America, moreso than in almost any developed nation.
A complex interplay of economic and political make even basic care, taken for granted in much of the world, out of reach for many Americans.
So how is it that Angela Deem is able to afford to get the royal treatment from multiple Beverly Hills surgeons?
Angela had an entire team of medical specialists work on her, extracting breast tissue and implanting a gastric sleeve.
She is already talking about a facelift and removing her waddle as it grows with her weight loss.
All of that adds up, with the facelift alone costing -- she said on screen -- as much as $25,000.
This was a sticking point for Michael, who was already opposed to the surgeries.
Now he felt that he had another reason to disagree.
That money, Michael argued, could be used to help them have a child as a couple.
Obviously, fans had a lot of issues with Michael's feedback.
He doesn't get to decide how the money gets spent.
And many feel contempt for the idea that, via surrogate or not, this grandmother should be asked to have a child.
But fans cannot stop wondering how Angela, who is not rich, could afford something like this.
Some suggested "well, she's on reality TV" or insisted that TLC must be paying for it.
It is always important to remember that 90 Day Fiance stars are paid very little compared to other reality stars.
If you're a Real Housewife, you're usually already rich, and you're going to get richer.
Some Bravolebrities make millions, and many (if not most!) make six figures per season in direct compensation.
Starting 90 Day Fiance stars make a reported $1500 at most per couple per episode.
If you're doing that math, even if it's not divided between the two, that's not a lot to make in one year.
There are only so many episodes in a season, and not every couple appears in every episode.
We're talking about enough money to buy a decent used car, not buy a house -- or finance a body transformation.
Now, one theory suggested was Cameos.
Cameos can allow more well-known stars in this franchise to make five to six figures in a relatively short amount of time.
Angela is a polarizing star, and could certainly rake in a lot of money that way.
But then, Angela has been paying for international flights, extended hotel stays, and more.
She has presumably been missing a lot of work and may be relying upon Cameo to make up the difference.
Fans also speculate that she may be supporting her grandchildren to some degree.
Others suggested that Angela is getting a discount -- not uncommon for reality stars.
The idea is that you get a procedure at low cost because you are a famous person and documenting it all on TV.
The plastic surgeon gets TV recognition, which means a boost to their image and their practice. It makes sense.
“She isn’t paying one penny," a Reddit denizen recently declared on the subject.
The fan wrote: "This was fully set up gratis by her manager Gina Rodriguez and her management team (Obeng, Kashani, Fett, Sadaat).”
According to the commenter, this team has handled a “makeover/surgical package on 6 or 7” reality stars, most notably Mama June Shannon.
That would not be a surprise, in part because Mama June is also managed by Gina.
(Gina was very briefly Danielle Mullins' manager, but they had a bitter falling out before Danielle's makeover could begin)
We cannot verify the claim that Angela's surgery was entirely free, but that does sound very likely given what we know.
Peter Weber did not earn a reputation as the most decisive Bachelor in the franchise's history.
After his season ended, he dated multiple contestants ... most notably, Kelley Flanagan.
The two had a bitter falling out, and Peter has called Kelley's unhappy statements "calculated," among other things.
Now, Kelley is clapping back, saying that Pilot Pete is the real petty one.
In a recent YouTube video, Kelley is rebuking Peter's most recent characterizations.
"Usually, I'd let it slide," Kelley informed her viewers.
Not this time, however.
"But when there are things out there that are misconstrued," Kelley began to explain.
She declared: "I'm always going to stick up for myself."
Kelley added that she will do so "as I think everyone else should."
For a quick refresher, Kelley and Peter began dating after Peter struck out with Hannah Ann and with Madison.
Things got hot and heavy quickly, and they even had plans to move, together, to New York.
Then, they called it quits ... with Peter announcing the breakup on New Year's Eve 2020.
Initially, the couple said that their "relationship simply didn't work out in the end."
Kelley confirmed the breakup early on in January.
She said that they were in "two different stages" in life, seeing their "future paths differently."
Then, in March, Kelley had more to say about Peter and their breakup.
At that time, she shared that she had asked Pete to hold off on announcing their split.
She wanted a few days so that she could tell family and friends before it went public.
Instead, her request for extra time to break the news and process it quietly "wasn't granted."
It was only after seeing Peter spread his narrative that she resolved to speak out.
Especially because she had asked their manager to get Pilot Pete to cut it out.
Kelley shared that she ended things because there were "just a lot of non-negotiables in the relationship."
"Actions kind of speak louder than words," she affirmed.
"And," Kelley continued, "it takes a long time to figure that out."
"If there was something that I saw as disrespectful in the relationship," Kelley continued.
"I would speak on it," she revealed.
"And," Kelley characterized, "I was pretty vocal."
Kelley confirmed that there was no single "massive" incident behind the breakup.
According to her, the pair had been "struggling and having hard times."
Sometimes, there's a way out of the unhappiness. Sometimes, there is not.
In April, Peter shared that he and Kelley were "not in contact anymore."
Kelley followed that up by sharing that the two had hung out in February after their split.
At that time, she shared that their attempt at reconciliation had "ended really badly."
Specifically, Kelley told Peter to "get the hell out of my life."
Peter responded on a different podcast, where he did not mince words about Kelley's words.
"I thought it was very calculated," he expressed.
"I thought, after hearing how it went, that it was very trying to push for a headline," Peter shared.
He described Kelley's interview: "Like I said, very just calculated, very disingenuous."
He wanted Kelley to move on ... and will probably be unhappy that she spoke out again.
Some people are saying Irina Shayk is dating Kanye West after rumors started going around a few weeks ago, with people saying they were unsure if the two were dating, or just hooking up.
TheDailyMail said that they heard it from the Instagram account called DeuxMoi which receives user submitted celebrity intel so nobody can really be sure if these two are a new item, but it would be kinda epic!
Judging by the new paparazzi photos that caught Irina’s baby daddy Brad Cooper smiling his head off while visiting her, I think he knows something we don’t! Here are some of Irina’s new sexy selfies taken for the gram!
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New mom Emily Ratajkowski has been oversharing on Instagram this week with a little Throwback Thursday photo taken sometime before she knew she was pregnant and shows the model straddling her baby daddy, in the photo it looks like if she wasn’t pregnant already she was about 3 seconds from becoming pregnant because her skirt is exposing her entire ass and I guess her front hole too.. and I’m not seeing any panties!
Emily was also at the Knicks game last night at Madison Square Garden, where she wore a $500 denim bra and a pair of jeans. The best part about seeing Emily at the game was noticing that nobody is wearing masks anymore – COVID is over and you heard it here first!
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Kim Kardashian took to instagram to show off a new bikini, but it’s sort of hard to see the full design of the suit when her ass is swallowing it up. The reality star recently failed her “baby bar” law exam and blamed it on her 5 year old son giving her COVID.
But Kim seems to be feeling better and still sexy, despite rumours her ex, Kayne West is now dating the hottest model of all time, Irina Shayk! More Kim selfies in the gallery!
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Sydney Sweeney is the most recent celebrity to partner up with underwear brand Parade. We first saw Madonna’s daughter Lourdes Leon partner with the brand to promote their collaboration with Juicy Couture sometime last year which had everyone buying up the panties.
Sydney was shot by photographer Donna Trope for the new campaign which has her trying out different pairs of the panties, like these baby pink ones and bright blue sets that include a matching bra. Here is what Sydney had to say about the partnership!
“Parade wants to redefine what it means to feel sexy. Sexiness isn’t one dimensional—it’s self expression, it’s depth, it’s confidence, it’s empowerment in your own skin.”
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Newly blonde singer Billie Eilish is channeling her inner Taz’s Angels in a new music video for her song called Lost Cause. I don’t know if anyone remembers the Taz’s Angels crew, but I do. They were a group of hot girls living in a rented mansion in Miami who would basically go to clubs and film their slumber parties for Instagram.
If you missed that era in pop culture you can see basically what it was like in Billie’s new video. A group of girls, dancing around a house in their underwear! Watch the video below and see some highlights from set in the gallery!
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This Pride Month, Don’t Believe the Brands Who Claim to Love the LGBT Community to Sell Rainbow Merch
June is LGBT Pride month and what that means, in practical terms, is that we’re going to be inundated with ads and social media messages about how brands just love us gay people. And those brands are really hoping you don’t look at what cuts they make to their movies to get them distributed in China.
Back in the 1950s and 1960s, being gay in the United States was basically illegal and if there’s one thing we know that the police like doing it’s harassing marginalized people. Greenwich Village’s Stonewall Inn was one of the few places gay people could be openly gay in New York City, mainly because it was run by the mafia who didn’t care that being gay was a crime as long as there was money to be made.
Eventually, the patrons got tired of the violent police raids on the bar and decided to fight back. This was particularly true of transvestite and transgender patrons since the police were mainly arresting anyone they decided to be male who was dressed as a woman. And when I say that people fought back, I mean they physically fought the police. And even more people showed up to protest the next night, and they got into fights with even more police officers.
This happened in late June of 1969 and became known as the Stonewall Riots, one of the precipitating events in the broader movement for LGBT acceptance. People just wanted to be free to be who they were and love who they loved without the police coming to arrest them at a mafia-owned bar. And that’s why we celebrate LGBT Pride month in June, we’re honoring the sacrifice and struggle those who came before us were forced to endure in order to simply be themselves with basically no support from society at large.
In the past few years, public sentiment towards the LGBT community has dramatically shifted. And when I say in the past few years, I mean in the past few years; in 2008, both Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton ran against marriage equality in the Democratic primary. Bernie Sanders is basically the only nationally-known politician with any history of supporting the LGBT community before it was politically expedient to do so.
If you think politicians were reluctant to support gay rights, they have nothing on corporations.
There will be an endless parade of brands on social media proclaiming their support for LGBT equality this month and it’s important to realize that they do not mean a word of it.
For example, let’s look at Wizards of the Coast, the makers of the card game Magic: the Gathering. Wizards of the Coast, a subsidiary of Hasbro, is very vocal about how much they support diversity and have made a big point of making cards depicting LGBT characters and characters of all races. Hell, their employees take part in local Seattle-area Pride parades in t-shirts with rainbow versions of their “Planeswalker” logo.
Of course, how do you know a character in a card game is LGBT? You can’t really see that on a card, especially since characters aren’t generally depicted in romantic moments on cards to begin with; they’re pretty much shooting fireballs at each other or something.
Well, to find out that a character depicted on a card is LGBT, you have to read the supplemental material, which is usually short fiction on the Magic website. This fiction is conveniently not available in countries such as China and Russia, leaving the cards themselves as the only exposure those markets have to the characters.
Their stated reason is that it is illegal in those markets and so they’re blocking those ISP ranges from accessing their fiction rather than censoring their content to comply with those markets. But is that really the reason?
We’re not forced to block access to our website from places like China when we say things that would be illegal to say in China, like that Xi Jinping looks like Winnie the Pooh or that committing genocide against Uyghurs is bad. And having gay characters in fiction isn’t actually illegal in China, it’s just kind of unpopular.
This happened after a controversy where Chandra Nalaar, the closest thing Magic has to a main character, had a romantic subplot between her and another woman yanked at what seemed to be the climax with Chandra explicitly stated to not be interested in women romantically. This didn’t go over very well with the fan base, who wanted to blame author Greg Weisman for “going rogue” and putting that in a novel without their beloved Wizards of the Coast’s knowledge.
If you’re familiar with Greg Weisman, the creative force behind Gargoyles and Young Justice, you know that doesn’t sound right. And Weisman issued a statement that essentially said “don’t look at me, Wizards of the Coast insisted.” You see, all those diverse characters Wizards is so proud of are pretty minor characters. Badass lightning-slinging wizard Ral Zarek is married to another man, but he’s only occasionally part of the story.
Chandra Nalaar, on the other hand, is the face of the brand. The Netflix show based on the brand directed by the Russo brothers is centered on Chandra. It’s not a coincidence that a push into broader media centered around a character was accompanied by the company wanting to clarify that said character is straight and definitely not pansexual.
But, okay, Magic is kind of a niche product, it’s not like a big company would do something like this, would they? Okay, let’s look at Disney.
Disney has all sorts of rainbow-colored Disney merchandise you can buy. They also say that it’s part of their “ongoing commitment to organizations around the world that support LGBTQ+ communities.”
But you know and I know that they only mean the countries where it’s popular to support the LGBT community.
You may recall how Star Wars made a big deal about having “LGBT representation” in The Rise of Skywalker, but that amounted to two unnamed women in the background sharing a kiss. That kiss stayed in the Chinese cut because as I previously mentioned, it’s not illegal to depict gay people in fiction in China, but it was removed from the film in Singapore and Dubai, in the case of Singapore to avoid a higher age-rating on the film.
They could have left that in there in Singapore, since they touted it as being important LGBT representation before the movie released. The only thing they would have lost would have potentially lost would have been some ticket sales, and it would have been a powerful message about their commitment to LGBT representation. It still was a message about their commitment to LGBT representation, just not the one they say in public in the West.
And how about Marvel’s groundbreaking first gay character, some dude in a support group run by Captain America? He wasn’t so gay in the Russian dub of Avengers Endgame, what with Russia’s famously repressive views of homosexuality.
And what does Disney really think about the LGBT community? Do they really care? Not according to Disney exec Joel Hopkins, who claims Disney repeatedly passed him over for promotions and “put him on a dead-end career track” after learning his sexual orientation.
The companies that want to sell you rainbow merchandise and tell you how much they love the LGBT community really don’t care about the roy or the biv parts of that rainbow. They may be allegedly actively discriminating against their LGBT employees. It’s not just one or two companies that act like this, don’t trust any corporation to have your interests at heart because they will turn on you in a second if it becomes profitable to do so.
I know it seems nice that brands suddenly want to be a part of Pride after decades of barely acknowledging that gay people exist, but don’t let these companies turn Pride into an ad for their products. Remember that they were indifferent to the struggle when it counted, and they’re indifferent to the struggle of our brothers and sisters around the world going through their own struggles with repressive regimes right now. Just like the mafia in the 60s, supporting gay rights is only important when there’s money to be made from it, so don’t roll out the red carpet when they want to center themselves at Pride.
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