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5 People Who Will Rejoice at Jon Stewart’s ‘Daily Show’ Departure

Last night, Jon Stewart, The Daily Show host of 16 years, revealed he was leaving the late-night series. Stewart and fans shared a tearful goodbye, while Twitter blew up with longtime viewers begging him not to go. There’s no exit date yet (and he may not be leaving until September), but we’re certain there are folks who are counting down the days. Read more…

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‘Empire’ Breakout Cookie Lyon is a Stronger Female Character Than Olivia Pope

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-Jasmine Grant

On Empire, Taraji P. Henson plays Cookie Lyon, hard-nosed matriarch of the Lyon family and betrayed co-founder of Empire Entertainment out to get her slice of the pie. Cookie has given Scandal‘s Gladiators a breath of fresh air with her approach as a leading lady — serving up beauty, street-smarts, and braun. At a time when Scandal‘s love triangle has gotten stale with viewers, Cookie burst into our living rooms in style, and stole the show. Read more…

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Now That We Know Who Kidnapped Olivia Pope, Has ‘Scandal’ Jumped the Shark?

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- Michael Arceneaux

I don’t want to jump the gun, especially about anything involving two of my favorite people, Kerry Washington and Shonda Rhimes, but season four of Scandal is reminding me of Destiny’s Child’s performance of “Soldier” on 106 & Park. Yeah, it turned out to be good in the end, but none of us will ever forget that Michelle Williams busted her ass at the very beginning of the set. Read more…

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The Most Hilarious Memes from Last Night’s ‘Empire’

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By now we know Empire is more than a rip-off of 50 Cent‘s Power. Taraji P. Henson and Terrence Howard star in the hip-hop focused family drama that brings celebrity cameos (Naomi Campbell! Cuba Gooding, Jr.! Er, Judd Nelson?) and true soapiness to primetime. If you’re not watching, you should be. Read more…

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Here’s What Amber Rose’s Instagram Account Can Teach Us About Being Single

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-Courtney Enlow

Amber Rose and Wiz Khalifa broke up last fall, after she reportedly walked in on him with a pair of twin sisters. Since then, her Instagram photos have been making waves. Read more…

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The Most Awkward Adult Celeb Appearances on Kid Shows

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-Aly Semigran

Popular kid shows like Sesame Street, Yo Gabba Gabba!, and Spongebob Squarepants aren’t always just for kids. Grown-ups have been known to not only tune in to the children’s-friendly programming (hey, some of them are really good!), but even appear on said shows. While stars like Jon Hamm, Ricky Gervais, Sarah Silverman , and Amy Poehler made the best of their time and had some seriously awesome cameos, other celebrities haven’t made quite the same impression. Read more…

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Kelly Kapowski Will Always Be Our Teen Dream

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-Courtney Enlow

Tiffani Amber Thiessen turns 41 today. While the actress has had a successful career thanks to shows like Beverly Hills: 90210 and White Collar, she’ll always be our sweet, beloved Kelly Kapowski. Read more…

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We’re Still Pining for These ’95 Heartthrobs and We Don’t Care Who Knows It

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-Courtney Enlow

There is nothing like an awareness of the passage of time to make us feel old. Like, the fact that the movie Clueless, the song “Gangsta’s Paradise,” and French Toast Crunch cereal are all 20 years old as of this year. You know what else is 20 years old? Your crush on these 1995 teen heartthrobs. Read more…