Harvey Weinstein rape trial is halted as sobbing accuser Jessica Mann suffers a panic attack after being hammered with questions from movie mogul’s lawyer about ‘best sex’ and ‘golden showers’ and revealing how she was abused as a child

‘Harvey was my father’s age and he gave me all the validation I needed. I think he liked me because in a way he couldn’t get me, and I didn’t take from him. I didn’t have an agenda other than my own wounds, playing out subconsciously,’ she wrote in that e-mail.  

Norwegian Wood by Lars Mytting & The Man Who Made Things Out of Trees by Robert Penn – review

Perhaps most enjoyable are the brief portraits of Norwegian eccentrics and their beloved woodpiles. One retired engineer sculpted a portrait with his woodpile of Queen Sonja and King Harald V on the king’s 75th birthday. And I liked the sound of John Svensson, a chainsaw salesman and survivor of torture in the second world war, […]

How Nathaniel Rateliff grew up believing in God and wound up believing in soul

The final straw came after a six-week outreach programme on a Hopi reservation. “We were there for Easter,” he recalls, “and this guy was trying to do a sunrise service for a bunch of Native Americans who were asleep. And I just felt like … man, what are we doing? How embarrassing. How ignorant of […]

UFC 249 odds, predictions: MMA insider reveals picks for Gaethje vs. Ferguson, Andrade vs Namajunas 2

Ferguson originally was scheduled to challenge Khabib Nurmagomedov for the crown, but the current lightweight champion was replaced due to travel issues created by the coronavirus pandemic. Gaethje (21-2) will have less than two weeks to prepare for his seventh career title fight and first in the UFC. Ferguson is a -175 favorite (risk $175 […]

How Hollywood Works Now: MSNBC’s Chris Hayes Was “Made For This Moment”

Hayes reveals that he has been working on a scripted show with a writer friend that he says he’d “very much love to sell and put into production at some point” — but won’t go into further detail about at this time. He “would love to have a kind of production company that does docs. […]

How Jessica Biel and Justin Timberlake Built Such an Enduring Love

“Until I became a father,” Timberlake explains, “I thought I had things to be afraid of. Now I understand that I don’t have to conquer my fears. I just have to learn to live with them. Instead of looking for sunlight to erase that shadow, I know that it’s always going to be there. Everything […]

Here’s What’s New To Netflix April 2020: New Anime, Movies, And TV Shows

Below, you’ll find everything coming to Netflix for the month of April, as well as what’s leaving the service. If you’re interested in more streaming service news, check out what’s coming to Hulu and Disney+ for the month of April as well. And for more tips on how to cope and stay busy in our […]

Boris Becker claims diplomatic immunity to avoid bankruptcy charges

Boris Becker turns 50: His career in pictures ‘Head of tennis’ All through his ups and downs, Boris Becker has remained the face of men’s tennis in Germany. In August 2017, the German tennis federation (DTB) has named him to the newly created post of “head of tennis.” In his new role, he is to […]

Boris Becker’s 1985 Wimbledon win: A bolt from the blue

Boris Becker turns 50: His career in pictures ‘Head of tennis’ All through his ups and downs, Boris Becker has remained the face of men’s tennis in Germany. In August 2017, the German tennis federation (DTB) has named him to the newly created post of “head of tennis.” In his new role, he is to […]

Immortal Beloveds: See the Cast of

Cam Gigandet Revenge for the villainous tracker vampire James’ demise is what drives the rest of the Twilight series action (that and Bella’s torturous romantic decisions), so it could’ve been difficult for Gigandet to shake the association. But he pressed right on, appearing in a slew of movies, most notably Easy A and Burlesque, and he was in the 2016 […]