On-screen couples who couldn’t stay together IRL

Thanks to Brangelina, Jennifer Aniston has had to endure over a decade of nasty headlines alleging she’s lonely and bitter. She’d probably like to be removed from this narrative by now, okay? Nonetheless, all is fair in love and Hollywood. According to People, sparks flew between Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie on the set of […]

The most bizarre celeb meltdowns on the red carpet

Johnny Depp has a reputation for being a bad boy. From trashed hotel rooms to fights with paparazzi, the Kentucky-born star has had his share of run-ins with the law over the years, along with many well-documented struggles with drug and alcohol addiction. Following his divorce from actress Amber Heard in early 2017, amid allegations of verbal […]

The untold truth of Billy Joel

The year 1971 was not a good one for Billy Joel, according to a 2006 profile in The Times of London (via Medium). He released his first solo album, Cold Spring Harbor, in 1971, but it was a commercial flop and Joel hated it (for one thing, a mistake in the mastering process gave him […]

Parasites that can control human brains

Balamuthia mandrillaris is a free-living amoeba that hangs around in the soil, just waiting for the chance to enter a body. According to the CDC, it can enter a host body if a skin wound or cut is in contact with the soil, or even if you breathe in some dust that contains the parasite. There’s also […]

Tragic things that have come out about Lady Gaga

A big takeaway from the 2017 documentary Lady Gaga: Five Foot Two was the singer’s struggle with chronic pain due to fibromyalgia. According to CNN, complications from condition led to Gaga either postponing or cancelling tour dates in 2017 and 2018.  Fibromyalgia is a chronic condition with symptoms including nerve and muscle pain, trouble sleeping, headaches, face […]

The untold truth of Joy Villa

In 2017, Joy Villa wore a red, white, and blue number to the Grammy Awards. The dress prominently featured the “Make America Great Again” slogan, along with the name “Trump” emblazoned across “the bottom of the dress,” per The Washington Post. This brazen display of stylistic overkill was created by Andre Soriano, who Refinery29 described as a […]

The untold truth of Paul McCartney

Paul McCartney has always seemed like the most innocent Beatle — he doesn’t even eat meat, and he’s still spry enough to regularly perform even as he approaches age 80. It’s a little surprising, then, that McCartney was the first Beatle to enjoy drugs. In an August 1964 meeting of minds, Bob Dylan hung out […]