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Watch a sexy – and shirtless – Derek Hough compete on ‘Celebrity Ninja Warrior’ for Red Nose Day

Derek Hough has never been sexier than when he took his shirt off after falling into the water then shows grit and determination as he successfully completes and very daunting set of physical challenges. Enjoy!

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NPH and Burtka have dinner with Seinfeld and Stern!

Jerry Seinfeld, the Count of Comedy, invited us over last night to dine with Howard Stern, the King of All Media, Johnny Muse, the Lord of the Hamptons, and their equally royal and impressive spouses. Delicious food, inspired conversation, and genuine friendship. It was a night we'll remember for a long time. #thanks #grateful #goodtimes

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Nyle DiMarco slams Jimmy Fallon and Jamie Foxx for ‘Tonight Show’ promo he says mocks hearing impaired

Nyle DiMarco is accusing Jimmy Fallon and Jamie Foxx of being disrespectful of hearing impaired people.

DiMarco, the first LGBT champion in the history of ABC’s Dancing With the Stars, took to Twitter to slam the host of NBC’s The Tonight Show and the Oscar winning actor for a recent promo.

The spot last week showed Foxx jokingly pretending to translate host Fallon’s comments into sign language.

DiMarco tweeted: ‘It is straight up disrespectful to make up sign language.
Everything is in gibberish. How was this allowed? Where’s the cultural sensitivity. Not comedy when you make fun of others.’

DiMarco was not through.

He then followed up with a lengthy and strongly-worded post on Twitter in which he stated in part: ‘We simply do not make fun of other cultures, especially those with a history of being marginalized. When we do this, progress takes a step backward.

‘Sign language is important to me because it’s the bedrock of Deaf culture. … What Foxx did on Fallon Tonight made our struggle that much harder.’

The sexually fluid model and dancer is also a past winner of America’s Next Top Model.

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Happy Birthday to Laverne Cox!

#Blowing out my candle. Thanks @peppermint247 and @qboymusic #TeamPeppermint #rpdr #bdaygirl #bdaycake #bday #TransIsBeautiful

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See ‘Hello, Dolly!’ curtain call and Bette Midler greet fans outside stage door after the show

Everyone I know who has seen this show has been dazzled. Bette Midler looks to be having the absolute time of her life.

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Morning Man Classic: President John F. Kennedy – he was born 100 years ago today

He was gone much, much too soon. John F. Kennedy, the 35th president of the United States, was born 100 years ago today. The only president to win a Purple Heart, we will never, ever forget him. Here are some photos of JFK from his pre-presidential days.

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Showtune Sunday: Broadway Backwards special!

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Tom Daley & Dustin Lance Black and wedding cake!

@dlanceblack sees the wedding cake that @cupcakejemma and her team at @crumbsanddoilies made for the very first time on our wedding day! Check it out in the link in my bio or by going to my Instagram story and swiping up!

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Celeb Instagram: Couples Edition!

He is the art expert…. I'm the complainer who wants to take naps.

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I SAID YES !!! Not a bad day when you find YOUR engagement ring in a glass of vintage #domperignon and of course with Cher's "I Got You Babe" playing in the background – I Love YOU @coltonlhaynes – Now we are both engaged baby !!! Let's get married – I Love you – Love You – Love You #doubleengaged

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Park hopping this Memorial Day Weekend for the release of @visitpandora in @waltdisneyworld #waltdisneyworld

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Cher pays tribute to former husband Gregg Allman

Gregg Allman, a founding member of The Allman Brothers Band, passed away peacefully at his home earlier today at the age of 69. He was once famously married to Cher and is the father of her younger son Elijah Blue Allman, 40. Cher paid tribute to Allman on Twitter writing ‘Words are impossible.’ Now 71, Cher wrote a deeply personal song about their relationship called Too Far Gone (My Song) which was on the B side of her Take Me Home single which I owned and played and played and played – both sides.


WATCH: What Eric Stonestreet thinks Cam’s tagline would be if he were on ‘Real Housewives’

Oh, this is funny. What What Happens Live was filmed in LA all week and among the guests was Modern Family star Eric Stonestreet. The two-time Emmy winner was asked by an audience member what his TV alter-ego of Cam would have as a tagline if he were on Real Housewives. Eric’s answer comes at the O:59 mark when he says: ‘If you’re gonna call me queen you better bow, bitch.’ Brilliant!

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Wishing a happy 27th birthday to Chris Colfer!

I’ve been so dazzled and impressed with Chris Colfer since first seeing him on Glee all those years ago. He gave the gay character of Kurt Hummel such heart and soul. We rooted for Kurt and we rooted for Chris who went from unknown to Golden Globe winner, three-time People’s Choice Award winnrr and Emmy nominee. But even during the show’s run, Chris was always working on other things. He wrote, starred in, produced, and novelized his first film, Struck by Lightning, which debuted at the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival. He is also a New York Times number-one bestselling author of The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell, the first novel in his middle-grade reader series. He has since written four more books in the The Land of Stories and all have been best sellers. Earlier this year Chris also released his second book for Young Adult readers called Stranger Than Fanfiction. Happy birthday to this talented and busy young man!

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Tennis legend Margaret Court is boycotting Qantas Airlines because its CEO supports gay marriage

Australian tennis legend Margaret Court is boycotting Qantas Airlines because its CEO Alan Joyce has taken a public stance in support of same-sex marriage.

‘As you will know, I have represented Australia many times and have the proud record of never losing a tennis match while playing for my country. I am disappointed that Qantas has become an active promoter for same-sex marriage. I believe in marriage as a union between a man and a woman as stated in the Bible,’ Court wrote in an open letter published in The Western Australian.

Court, 74, is one of only three women in tennis history to have won all four of tennis’ grand slam singles titles (Wimbledon, US, French and Australian) in the same year.

She has also won more grand slam singles titles (24) than any other women in history.

Court’s most enduring tennis rivalry was against the now-openly gay Billie Jean King with whom she squared off against multiple times at Wimbledon and other major tournaments.

It was Court who was responsible for King playing the most famous match of her career against Bobby Riggs.

Court had accepted a challenge to play the 1939 Wimbledon champion in early 1973 and lost badly.

King, who had fought to establish a women’s tennis tour, felt she had no choice then but to take on Riggs in the legendary Battle of the Sexes match. King won in straight sets. Married to a man at that time, King is now married to a woman.

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Andy Cohen and Jonathan Groff once kissed: ‘It was sweet and we love each other to this day’

Andy Cohen is himself famously single and sometimes he hooks up with famous people.

The host of the reboot of the classic dating TV show Love Connection once kissed Tony nominated actor Jonathan Groff who has appeared as a guest on Cohen’s Watch What Happens Live.

‘It was sweet,’ Cohen tells People Magazine of the kiss.

But it was not a love connection or even a sexual one.

‘Nothing else happened besides that, and we love each other to this day.’ Groff was once in a relationship with fellow actor Zachary Quinto.

Cohen has occasionally hooked up with other famous guys as well including former N’Sync singer Lance Bass.

In 2012 Cohen revealed they had kissed then three years later he said: ‘The most famous person I ever slept with, I guess, is… Lance Bass!’

Bass quickly clarified things the next day on his radio show: ‘I can just tell you right now, there was no Andy D going in my B. I’m not going to tell you what went down…but it’s not what people are thinking.

‘It just happened that Andy was with me on this vacation. It was so nice and romantic and it was just a nice time. It was one of those things where I needed someone to hold onto.’

One person Cohen has not kissed in a romantic sense is best friend Anderson Cooper who he was supposed to go on a blind date with.

During a pre-date telephone conversation, Cooper has said he immediately knew they were meant to be friends and not lovers.

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See Red Nose Day Actually: The ‘Love Actually’ Reunion 14 Years in the Making

In case you missed it on television last night, here is the reunion sequel to Love Actually features cast members from the beloved holiday film including Patrick Dempsey, Colin Firth, Hugh Grant, Keira Knightley, Andrew Lincoln, Laura Linney, Liam Neeson, Bill Nighy and more. Enjoy!

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Tony winner Alan Cumming thinks US President Donald Trump is ‘an embarrassment to America’

t size-medium wp-image-145155″ />Alan Cumming is no fan of US President Donald Trump who he calls ‘an embarrassment to America.’

The Tony winner and former star of TV’s The Good Wife has harsh words for the embattled Trump who is currently wrapping up his first foreign trip as president. Cumming takes particular issues with what he sees as Trump’s lack of support for LGBT and racial equality.

‘He’s an embarrassment to America for people looking at us, but I think certainly his lack of interest in continuing the process of supporting equality in all areas is something that people will look at,’ Cumming tells CBS News.

‘That obviously has an effect in America and around the world. Hate crimes against LGBT people — especially transgender people, especially against people of color — have rocketed, and of course they would because you have someone who condones those attacks through silence.’

He believes it is racist and anti-LGBTI backlash that enabled Republican Trump to pull off an improbable victory last November over Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton.

‘I just feel that when you have someone as irrational and pandering to anyone who will keep him in his place of power, that’s a very dangerous place if you’re in a minority group that recently just had a big surge in equality,’ Cumming says.

‘If you think the reasons why we have Trump is a massive backlash against people of color in the White House, it’s also a backlash against laws during [President Barack] Obama’s time and a lot of laws pertaining to the LGBT community.’

During the presidency of Obama – the first African-American US president – same-sex marriage became legal in all 50 states and gay people began serving openly in the US military.

Cumming will return to television this fall as the lead in the new CBS series Instinct in which he plays a former CIA operative turned professor who is drawn back into his former life.

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Watch: Armie Hammer talks about kissing Leonardo DiCaprio when they played a couple in ‘J Edgar’

Leo has soft lips. But there was no tongue. Oh, and he claims he got a partial boner. Well, who could blame him!

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Morning Man Encore: Robin van Persie!

This gorgeous guy with sexy lips is Dutch soccer pro Robin van Persie.

The star soccer striker joined Manchester United in 2012 and was named captain of the Dutch national team in 2013. He previously played for Arsenal from 2004 to 2012, scoring 96 goals in 194 appearances.

He and wife Bouchra van Persie are the parents of a son and daughter.

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Celeb Instagram: Thomas Roberts! Van Hansis! Randy Rainbow meets Barry Manilow! Warwick Rowers with Ian McKellen!

Just wrapped our @todayshow piece on Zuckerberg Harvard Class of 2017 Commencement speech. My hoodie didn't go unnoticed by Matt, Savannah & Hoda. It is my fashion nod to if Matt Lauer & MZ had a child #hoodie & #Blazer

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Here's just a pic of Barry Manilow telling me I'm a great singer and to get a tv show.

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Happy birthday Sir @ianmckellen thank you for being one of the earliest supporters of the Warwick Rowers and Sport Allies.

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TBT: Jason Gould shares family snapshot!

The Brady Bunch…Not so much, but the 70's….Most definitely! My cousin, mother, grandmother, uncle and aunt.

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