Monday, December 11, 2017

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10 gifts for $10 or less on Central Avenue in St. Petersburg

10 gifts for $10 or less on Central Avenue in St. Petersburg

You can soon be done with your holiday shopping after less than an hour on Central Avenue in downtown St. Petersburg. Here are 10 great gifts for $10 or under for the teachers, neighbors, friends, frenemies, kids, baby sitters, coworkers, clients, co...
Published: 12/04/17
Updated: 12/05/17
That time Shia LaBeouf tried to join a Tampa Bay Undeground Film Festival ...

That time Shia LaBeouf tried to join a Tampa Bay Undeground Film Festival ...

For a few bewildering days, R. Presley Stephens thought his Tampa Bay Underground Film Festival would welcome a notorious celebrity.The fourth annual shoestring cinema showcase runs Thursday through Sunday at Britton 8 Theater, 3938 S Dale Mabry High...
Published: 11/29/17
Last-minute Halloween '80s costume idea: Bruce Springsteen's 'Born in the USA'

Last-minute Halloween '80s costume idea: Bruce Springsteen's 'Born in the USA'

The last-minute mania to find the perfect '80s Halloween costume continues. You can thank Adam Sandler for this one. In the movie Grown Ups 2, his gang of friends from childhood throw the wildest '80s costume party I've seen to date on film.  Bu...
Updated: 2 months ago
Last-minute Halloween '80s costume idea: The one-armed violin player

Last-minute Halloween '80s costume idea: The one-armed violin player

The stress is real. Every year. What are you dressing as for Halloween? Will it be an '80s costume? Because, you know, you've been writing a blog about the '80s for 13 years now, so we figure you have some good ideas.  I do. Sorta. And I'll try ...
Updated: 2 months ago
New Orleans celebrity chef John Besh steps down after sexual harassment allegations

New Orleans celebrity chef John Besh steps down after sexual harassment allegations

Celebrity chef John Besh became a symbol of the rebirth of New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina leveled the city. Now he faces a storm of his own. On Monday, Besh stepped down from the restaurant group he founded and co-owns after more than two dozen ...
Updated: 2 months ago
The celebrities who have said #MeToo about sexual assault and harassment

The celebrities who have said #MeToo about sexual assault and harassment

Star power is encouraging others to speak out on social media about their own experiences with sexual harassment and sexual assault, sparking a national conversation.
Updated: 2 months ago
The celebrities who have said #MeToo about sexual assault and harassment

The celebrities who have said #MeToo about sexual assault and harassment

#YouToo have seen #MeToo.Stories of sexual harassment and assault have dominated the cultural conversation for the past week. Hundreds of thousands of women have taken to social media to share that they have been harassed or assaulted by men. Celebri...
Updated: 2 months ago
Paltrow and Jolie accounts may have sealed Weinstein's fate

Paltrow and Jolie accounts may have sealed Weinstein's fate

The damning accounts came just hours after The New Yorker published its own explosive investigation into Harvey Weinstein's conduct that included three accusations of rape.
Updated: 2 months ago
Monty Hall, co-creator and host of 'Let's Make a Deal,' dies at 96

Monty Hall, co-creator and host of 'Let's Make a Deal,' dies at 96

"Let's Make a Deal," the game show on which contestants in outlandish costumes shriek and leap at the chance to see if they will win the big prize or the booby prize behind door No. 3, had its premiere in late 1963.
Updated: 2 months ago
'Veep', 'Seinfeld' star Julia Louis-Dreyfus says she has breast cancer

'Veep', 'Seinfeld' star Julia Louis-Dreyfus says she has breast cancer

LOS ANGELES ó Julia Louis-Dreyfus says she has been diagnosed with breast cancer. The star of Veep and Seinfeld posted word of her illness Thursday on social media. A spokeswoman for Louis-Dreyfus confirmed the posts were authentic. On her Twitter ac...
Updated: 2 months ago