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Miley Cyrus turns 'Santa Baby' into a feminist anthem – CNN

Miley Cyrus turns 'Santa Baby' into a feminist anthem – CNN

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Given the recent debate over songs such as "Baby, It's Cold Outside" for lyrics that some see as demeaning to women, Cyrus turned the 1953 hit "Santa Baby" into a feminist anthem. The singer performed the song Thursday night alongside Mark Ronson and Jimmy Fallon on "The Tonight Show."Cyrus skipped the usual lyrics, "Santa baby/slip a sable under the tree for me/Been an awful good girl/Santa baby, and hurry down the chimney tonight/Santa baby, a '54 convertible too convertible too, light blue."And she replaced those with "Santa, baby/ I don't need any fancy jewelry, not me/I've got something else in mind Santa baby,/And I don't need your presents tonight."Cleveland radio station bans 'Baby, It's Cold Outside'But that's not all. Cyrus also sang, "Santa baby, I'd love to know my a** won't...
MovieBob Reviews: 'Aquaman' – Geek

MovieBob Reviews: 'Aquaman' – Geek

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Want to feel old? Entourage spending its entire second season on a joke about how dumb spending blockbuster-millions on an Aquaman movie was in 2005. That was 13 years ago. Want to feel even older? Entourage existed, at one point, and was somewhat popular and highly regarded for a hot second. By any reasonable traditional metric, Aquaman should be a complete disaster: Its plot is needlessly overcomplicated while its storyline is embarrassingly simplistic, the thematic throughline running between the two is utterly confused as to what it seems to think it’s about, the actual narrative doesn’t make a lick of sense and the whole of it has to be carried by Jason Momoa who, as an actor is… a very strong swimmer with a ton of charisma. It has about five Lord of The Rings, t...
Springfield mourns passing of Audrey Geisel – MassLive.com

Springfield mourns passing of Audrey Geisel – MassLive.com

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SPRINGFIELD -- The birthplace of Dr. Seuss author Theodor S. Geisel mourned the passing of his widow, Audrey Geisel, who helped establish the Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden and The Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum on the grounds of the Quadrangle.Audrey Geisel, who died on Wednesday at the age of 97, worked closely with David Starr, president of The Republican Co., and the Springfield Museums to create the bronze sculpture garden in 2002 effort. Later, she paved the way for a museum dedicated to her late husband’s work.“The number one request after the sculptures were installed was for a Dr. Seuss museum.” Springfield Museums President and CEO Kay Simpson said. “Audrey Geisel was integral to the sculpture garden, stepping forward with a $1 million ...