‘I don’t want to hear a blip … from you’

‘I don’t want to hear a blip ... from you’

Gov. Ron DeSantis lashed out at President Joe Biden a day after Biden told the Republican governor to “get out of the way” of mask mandates. During a stop in Panama City on Wednesday, DeSantis accused Biden of “helping facilitate” COVID-19 by not securing the border with Mexico. He said immigrants crossing the border are … Read more

‘Bachelor’ Names Jodi Baskerville First Black Executive Producer in Franchise History (EXCLUSIVE)

‘Bachelor’ Names Jodi Baskerville First Black Executive Producer in Franchise History (EXCLUSIVE)

Back in March, amid escalating controversy surrounding former host Chris Harrison, ABC Entertainment and Warner Horizon committed to hiring an executive producer of color for “The Bachelor.” Now, Variety has exclusively learned that the franchise has named its first-ever Black executive producer. Jodi Baskerville, a veteran producer who has been with “The Bachelor” franchise for … Read more

Roku Slides as Reopening Leads to Less Streaming Viewing

Roku Slides as Reopening Leads to Less Streaming Viewing

(Bloomberg) — Roku Inc. shares tumbled in extended trading on Wednesday after it reported second-quarter results that missed expectations on key metrics. The video-streaming platform company reported 55.1 million active customer accounts for the quarter and 17.4 billion streaming hours. The Bloomberg Consensus estimate had been for 55.8 million active customer accounts and 19.19 billion … Read more

This Flo Rida Roblox Amazon TikTok ad is fake but amazing

This Flo Rida Roblox Amazon TikTok ad is fake but amazing

On Wednesday, a surreal TikTok ad from an advertiser posing as Amazon confused users into thinking the e-commerce giant was taking a stab at including absurdist internet humor into its online marketing strategy. The ad featured gaming footage from the lego-like title Roblox interspersed with strange clips of a man dancing to Flo Rida and … Read more

Where Lord of the Rings elves really go when they die

Where Lord of the Rings elves really go when they die

The opening of The Fellowship of the Ring finds an elven war-leader ordering his archers to fire, with arrows aimed so precisely they clip his exquisitely braided hair on their way past. We don’t see Elrond, the lord of Rivendell, for another hour — and while it’s been several thousand years, he hasn’t aged a … Read more

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott vows no more COVID-19 lockdowns

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott vows no more COVID-19 lockdowns

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has vowed not to shut down businesses or impose mask mandates to curb COVID-19 surges, insisting “everyone already knows what to do.” “One thing that we know is that safe practices are important. That said, one thing that we learned along the way is lockdowns are wrong during the course of … Read more

Top Cuomo ally joins calls for governor to resign

Top Cuomo ally joins calls for governor to resign

This one’s gotta hurt. State Democratic Party chairman Jay Jacobs — one of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s closest political allies — publicly demanded the governor’s resignation Wednesday, joining the avalanche of politicians demanding his ouster. New York State Democratic Party chairman Jay Jacobs has called on Gov. Andrew Cuomo to resign.Brigitte Stelzer Jacobs told The Post … Read more

Model regrets going topless near Jack Brooksbank

Model regrets going topless near Jack Brooksbank

The Italian model who went topless on a boat with Princess Eugenie’s husband, Jack Brooksbank, said she regrets it and wants to apologize to the royal. “I usually never go topless, but my bikini got wet and I decided to take it off,” Erica Pelosini told the Daily Mail Wednesday. “I know it does not … Read more