‘Wrinkles the Clown’ is a compelling documentary with an infuriating twist

Remember the great clown epidemic of 2016? In case you werent plugged into the news cycle (or in case youve been preoccupied with more pressing issues since then), heres a quick refresher: The clown panic of 2016 saw a delightful slew of clown sightings. Before that, there was Wrinkles, a terrifying clown who supposedly offered his services to frustrated parents wanting to scare their kids into behaving. Wrinkles the Clown, a documentary directed by Michael Beach Nichols, explores both the mythology of Wrinkles as well as the man behind the mask. Wrinkles the Clown RELEASE DATE: 10/4/19DIRECTOR: Michael Beach NicholsRELEASE: TheatricalWrinkles the Clown takes viewers on a clown-filled roller coaster ride thats as funny as it is convoluted. With over …

Democrats Want Beto ORourke to Stop Helping Trump

Beto ORourke may be able to add Americas churchgoers to the growing group of people who are mad as hell at his spontaneous political moves. The former Texas congressman, more famously known for swears than sermons, unleashed a new crusade on Thursday night, telling CNN moderator Don Lemon during a LGBTQ town hall hosted by the network and the Human Rights Campaign that he believes religious institutions should lose their tax exempt status if they oppose gay marriage. There can be no reward, no benefit, no tax break for anyone or any institution, any organization in America that denies the full human rights and the full civil rights of every single one of us," O'Rourke said. Original Article : HERE …

Revealed: Google made large contributions to climate change deniers

Firms public calls for climate action contrast with backing for conservative thinktanks Google has made Trump administration to abandon the Paris Climate Accountability Institute,calculates how much carbon is emitted throughout the supply chain, from extraction to use by consumers. Heede said: “The fact that consumers combust the fuels to carbon dioxide, water, heat and pollutants does not absolve the fossil fuel companies from responsibility for knowingly perpetuating the carbon era and accelerating the climate crisis toward the existential threat it has now become.” One aim of the project is to move the focus of debate from individual responsibilities to power structures so our reporters also examined the financial and lobbying structures that let fossil fuel firms keep growing, and discovered …

Bella Hadid Got A Surprise Birthday Message From The Weeknd – But Did They Meet Up?? – Perez Hilton

Bella Hadid and The Weeknd can’t quit each other! According to E! News sources, the Can’t Feel My Face singer reportedly sent his ex a sweet message in honor of her But did the two meet up?? It depends who you ask! Per the first insider, the musician reached out to the supermodel — but this does NOT mean the two are getting back together: “The Weeknd did reach out to Bella during the day to wish her a ‘Happy Birthday’ and they have been in touch… There is no bad blood between the two and they are on good terms right now. There isn’t any chance of them getting back together right now but Bella never wants to have …

Photoshop Fail Of The Week: The Subtle Art Of Facetune | Betches

The strangest thing to me about these Photoshop Fails and pretend they’re the rich and famous. But most of these people are already way above the societal standard for beauty. They’re the most beautiful, most done-up, in the best shape, and thinnest people we have. They set the standard for everything we are supposed to aspire to look like—for better or for worse. Really, the people most guilty of altering their images are the people that need it the least. So what gives? Why are they still doing it, and thereby perpetuating this impossible game of catch-up for all of us? Have we just reached a point in societal pressure that no one is good enough, It was such an …

Splinter’s Parent Company Tells Staffers Not To Write About Site’s Demise

Some big news hit the media world Thursday when G/O Media, the new owner of the former Gizmodo Media Group, announced that it would be shutting down 2-year-old news and opinion site Splinter. But at least one large news organization didn’t find the shutdown all that newsworthy: G/O Media itself. In an email to staffers obtained by HuffPost, Paul Maidment, the media group’s editorial director, instructed editors not to publish posts about Splinter’s demise.  “I see no compelling reason for any of our sites to be writing about the decision to cease publishing Splinter,” Maidment wrote. “There is already external coverage, LeadPR will handle our external communications, and this is a time to be respectful of colleagues who have just …

Jenna Dewan On Divorce & Falling In Love Again: ‘It Was A Hard Journey Of Growth And Change’ – Perez Hilton

Jenna Dewan is back and better than ever! A very public divorce from Channing Tatum The 38-year-old spoke to the mag this week for its most recent issue, first sharing some insight into the dark times that quickly came following her split from longtime love Tatum in 2017, after nine years of marriage (below): “I always say no one gets married to hopefully get divorced. People grow and they change and sometimes they don’t grow and change together. So it wasn’t a overnight thing that happened. There was no one event. I think it was just a slow realization that we wanted different things. I was just gutted. It was so difficult for me. It was the loss of an idealistic …

These Trump-Inspired Halloween Costumes Revisit His Wildest Moments

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images News/Getty Images These 4 Trump-Inspired Costume Ideas For Halloween 2019 Bring The Memes To Life By Shelby Black Oct 9, 2019 Well everyone, the moment we’ve patiently waited for has finally arrived: it’s Halloween season. So, for those who like to incorporate current events into their spooky attire, these Donald Trump-inspired Halloween 2019 costumes might be the perfect choice. Whether you want something funny or just want to prove you’re up-to-date on what’s happening in politics for Halloween this year, this will have you covered. Since Donald Trump’s inauguration in January 2017, there have been a number of different Halloween costumes featuring the president, his weird faux-pas, and his most memorable mistakes. But while some people may …

Record power shutoffs in California are set to become the new normal

With nearly 800,000 customers affected in the largest shutdown this year, the utility is hoping to avoid a devastating fire season Amid fierce winds and dry conditions, the utility company that services more than a third of California will cut power to an unprecedented swath of the state as a preventive measure against wildfires. And with Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) at fault for two of the deadliest wildfires in Californias history in just the past two years, major power shutoffs are set to become a new normal for a state gripped by the climate crisis. Starting early Wednesday, PG&Ewill shut off power to portions of 34 of the states 58 counties, affecting almost 800,000 homes and businesses. The preventive …

Irish PM: Difficult to get Brexit deal by deadline

“[They] are saying that’s a concession and of course it isn’t really,” he added. Image Copyright @eucopresident @eucopresident Report Report Irish Foreign Minister Coveney said there was a “lot of misinformation” being reported and that his government and the EU were “working flat out” to achieve a Brexit deal. Last week, the UK published new proposals designed to replace the backstop in the original withdrawal agreement, which would have kept the UK in a temporary customs territory with the EU. Mr Johnson had rejected the backstop as “anti-democratic”, putting forward a plan to take the whole of the UK out of the customs union. Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionA new Brexit deal is possible but cannot …

Man who says he killed 93 women is America’s deadliest serial killer, FBI says

Authorities say Samuel Little, 79, serving life in California prison, has confessed to the murders The Federal Bureau of Investigation says the man who claims to have killed more than 90 women across the United States is the most prolific serial killer in the countrys history. In a news release on Sunday, the FBI said Original Article : HERE ; The Ultimate Survival Food: The Lost Ways