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Rihanna Just Revealed Whether Or Not She Watched The Super Bowl In The Shadiest Way On IG

By Karen Ruffini
In case you blinked and totally missed it, the 2019 Super Bowl took place on Sunday, Feb. 3. The only reason I know this news is because I'm a sucker for commercials, OK? But while we were all busy watching the New England Patriots defeat the Los…

Adam Levine Just Thanked His Fans & His Critics In His Emotional Post-Super Bowl Instagram

By Jamie LeeLo
OK. I'll address the shirtless elephant in the room. Maroon 5's Super Bowl Halftime Show was underwhelming, in my honest opinion. It was... nothing I'd write home about. But, in an effort to avoid dragging Adam Levine for not being Beyoncé, I think…

Twitter Has A Lot Of Mixed Feelings Over Maroon 5 & Travis Scott's Halftime Show

By Mehak Anwar
The New England Patriots are going head to head with the LA Rams at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta today for the Super Bowl LIII, to the excitement of sports fans all over the country. But the Super Bowl isn't all about football — the halftime…

Behati Prinsloo Had The Best Seats In The House To Support Adam Levine At The Super Bowl

By Tara Martinez
By now, you know that Maroon 5 is performing during the Super Bowl Halftime Show this year. The band’s frontman, Adam Levine, has been dreaming of performing during the game for years now, so it’s definitely a big night for him. And that has people…

Twitter Is Celebrating Kneeling Protests During The Super Bowl

By Lizzy Rosenberg
If you manage to keep up with the National Football League (NFL) at all, you may know a little bit about the conversation circulating around certain athletes taking a knee during the national anthem. Over the past few years, many players have taken…

Here's What Time You Can Probably Expect The Super Bowl Halftime Show To Start

By Sarah Halle Corey
It's the most wonderful time of the year for sports fans as their favorite holiday is quickly approaching. Super Bowl LIII is on Sunday, Feb. 3, and all across the country, fans will be tuning in to see two-time defending champions the New England…

Here's What Trump Will Reportedly Be Doing Over Super Bowl Weekend

By Chelsea Stewart
It's almost time for the biggest sporting event of the year: the Super Bowl! But the event is much more bigger than just football. It's about family and friends, hilarious commercials, killer music and, of course, parties! From cocktail-making to…

Here's How Long The Super Bowl Halftime Show Will Probably Run

By Dylan Kickham
Football is cool and all, but for a lot of pop culture fans, the Super Bowl actually is not about the sport at all. Aside from the big game, the broadcast event also serves as the launchpad for the buzziest commercials of each year as well as one of…

6 Travis Scott Lyrics For Your Super Bowl Instagram Captions That Are So "Sicko Mode"

By Kelli Boyle
Travis Scott's fame has shot up so high and so fast that he's already making his first Super Bowl appearance. One could say his success has become ASTROnomical... OK, bye. Maroon 5 snagged the coveted Super Bowl Halftime Show for this year, but it's…

5 Famous Football Couples That Aren't Tom Brady Or Gisele Bündchen, But Are Still Total #Touchdowns

By Rebecca Strong
Football and romance are not exactly two words you often hear in the same conversation, but hear me out: Believing in your team with an unconditional, unbending loyalty is not unlike a relationship. Not to mention, the sport requires teamwork,…

Here's Why Fans Think Drake Could Show Up During The Super Bowl Halftime Show

By Hollee Actman Becker
Maroon 5 is headlining the Super Bowl 53 halftime show at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia, on Feb. 3. The group will be joined by rappers Travis Scott and Big Boi, although booking the performance this year apparently didn't come…

Here's Why Fans Think Mick Jagger Could Crash The Super Halftime Show This Year

By Jamie LeeLo
America is feverishly stocking up on Bud Light and hard seltzer in preparation for the 2019 Super Bowl. This year, the New England Patriots take on the Los Angeles Rams, and while sports fans might be busy painting their faces, music fans are…

Coke's New Super Bowl Ad Will Air Right Before The National Anthem For A Big Reason

By Lizzy Rosenberg
You may have noticed that a few major companies have already started releasing their Super Bowl ads, and thus far, one of the best I've seen is Coca-Cola's. Their illustrations are straight-up gorgeous, I love the message of bringing people…

Here Are The Chances Maroon 5 Will Drop A New Album In 2019

By Tara Martinez
Maroon 5 is on everyone’s minds right with the Super Bowl coming up! And lots of people want to know if their halftime show could mean that new music is on the horizon. So, will Maroon 5 drop an album in 2019? Well, nothing’s been officially…

The Super Bowl Haltime Performers Were Finally Announced, So Get Hype

By Collette Reitz
Now that the Super Bowl is only weeks away, you've probably been wondering what to expect from the highly anticipated Halftime Show. Well, wonder no more, because the 2019 Super Bowl Halftime Show performers were announced on Sunday, Jan. 13, and…

Cardi B's Rep Just Shut Down Rumors She'll Perform At The Super Bowl & Here's Why

By Chelsea Stewart
Cardi B is doing almost everything right now. When she's not continuing to break records for her multi-platinum breakthrough album Invasion of Privacy, she's balancing motherhood to baby Kulture and co-parenting with Migos member Offset. One…

Travis Scott May Perform At The 2019 Super Bowl Halftime Show With Maroon 5, So Get Hype – UPDATE

By Karen Ruffini
Stop the press, people! Big news coming out of the music world today. I'm sure you're well aware of this thing called the Super Bowl. It's got something to do with football, but the thing that's most important is the halftime show, where some of the…

'TIME's Person Of The Year Highlights "The Guardians" For An Important Reason

By Chelsea Stewart
The year 2018 has been quite a wild ride. Between the endless celebrity Twitter beefs or strange TV moments, it might even seemed like this has been one of the longest years yet. Thankfully, it's finally coming to a close, which means lots of…

Twitter Is Reeling Over Beto O'Rourke's Loss To Ted Cruz In The Midterms

By Daniella Bondar
In a election cycle full of drama, upsets, and viral moments, perhaps one of the biggest names to emerge in 2018 was Beto O'Rourke. The underdog for the U.S. Senate seat went viral for his defense of kneeling National Football League (NFL) players,…

Amy Schumer Revealed She Won't Star In Any Super Bowl Ads To Support Colin Kaepernick

By Lizzy Rosenberg
From the very beginning of Amy Schumer's Hollywood career, she's aimed to use her platform to speak out about important social issues. If you follow her on social media, you've most likely seen endless support for body positivity, women's rights,…

People Are Torn Over The Artist Reportedly Chosen For The Super Bowl Halftime Show – UPDATE

By Jamie LeeLo
Drumroll, please! It sounds like we might have a Super Bowl Halftime performer! Thanks to new reports, fans are asking: Will Maroon 5 perform at the 2019 Super Bowl Halftime show? The answer is maybe. Two sources have told Variety that Adam Levine's…

Jennifer Lewis Just Showed So Much Support To Colin Kaepernick & Nike On The Emmy Awards Red Carpet

By Bella Gerard
Typically, standout red carpet ensembles are identified by the longest of gowns, the brightest of color combinations, or the most unique accessories and hairstyles. At the 2018 Emmy Awards, however, a much more casual look quickly earned itself the…

A Louisiana Mayor Banned Nike Purchases By The City After Colin Kaepernick's Ad

By Hannah Golden
After a controversial new ad campaign, the mayor of Kenner, Louisiana has banned Nike purchases for the city's booster clubs. The literal face of the ad campaign was former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who in 2016 became the…

These Memes About Colin Kaepernick's Nike Ad Will Have You In Stitches

By Chelsea Stewart
I think we all can agree that 2018 has been a rather, um, challenging year. But one thing that has been getting me through it has, hands-down, been the hilarity that goes down on social media, from wild tweets to chaotic memes. The latest topic that…

Twitter Is Not Here For Donald Trump's Comments On Nike's Colin Kaepernick Ad

By Chelsea Stewart
Earlier this week, Nike announced that former NFL player Colin Kaepernick would serve as one of the athletes to help the company commemorate the 30th anniversary of its iconic slogan "Just Do It." Though the decision was met with praise from some,…

Colin Kaepernick's Nike Commercial Is Here, So Prepare For Its Powerful Message

By Tara Martinez
Colin Kaepernick may be a controversial name in sports right now, but he’s using his fame to bridge as many gaps as he can. And he’s doing it with a new Nike commercial for the company’s 30th anniversary “Just Do It” campaign. The commercial, which…

Levi's Launched A Powerful Gun Control Initiative Involving Donating $1 Million To Non-Profits

By Ariana Marsh
On Monday, Nike released an already iconic campaign starring Colin Kaepernick that read, "Believe in something. Even if it means sacrificing everything." Today, another powerful American brand is taking its own politically charged stand. Levi's gun…

Colin Kaepernick's Viral Nike Ad Is Stirring Up Emotions Just Ahead Of Football Season

By Alison Turka
Colin Kaepernick was once best known for being a talented NFL quarterback, until his on-field activism took the spotlight. Due to the athlete's peaceful protests during the 2016 season, he hasn't been signed on to play for any team in the NFL. He…

People Can't Stop Talking About This Viral Defense Of NFL Players' Protests

By Chelsea Stewart
Though it's been more than a few NFL seasons since players started taking a knee during the national anthem, it seems like the controversy surrounding the practice only gets more intense with time. When President Donald Trump isn't viciously…

Kevin Hart Shaded Donald Trump With This Ruthless Joke At The VMAs

By Amanda Fama
I wonder if the president is watching the VMAs right now. If he is, I have a feeling he'll have something to tweet about in the near future. Why? Because Kevin Hart shaded Donald Trump at the 2018 VMAs with a ruthless joke, and I'm going to assume…

Donald Trump Is Back To Slamming NFL Players, Because Of Course He Is

By Chelsea Stewart
Well... the silence was good while it lasted. I'm talking about President Donald Trump and his intense Twitter attacks on NFL players for kneeling during the national anthem. If you somehow didn't notice, he'd been relatively quiet on the subject…

Donald Trump Wants To Ask NFL Players Who He Should Pardon Next

By Hannah Golden
On Wednesday, June 6, President Donald Trump issued his most recent act of clemency: granting a commutation to Alice Marie Johnson, a grandmother sentenced to life in prison in 1996 for a first-time drug offense. It's only been two days since that…

Tomi Lahren's Memorial Day Video Will Have You Rolling Your Eyes For This One Reason

By Collette Reitz
Tomi Lahren doesn't mince words when talking about anything. Her latest message surprisingly started out free of controversy as she used Memorial Day as a chance to remember and honor fallen soldiers. The video is a well-deserved tribute to men and…

Donald Trump Is Selling MAGA Swag For Memorial Day & People Are Pissed

By Collette Reitz
Memorial Day weekend is commonly known as the first unofficial weekend of summer, and many people take the time to remember the reason behind it. Memorial Day, of course, is a day of observance meant to honor U.S. soldiers who have died while…

Trump Responded To The NFL's Kneeling Rule & It'll Make You Livid

By Joseph Milord
During an appearance on Fox News on Thursday morning, May 24, President Donald Trump was asked about the NFL's decision to penalize kneeling during the national anthem. Soon after, Trump's response to the NFL kneeling rule became headline news. From…

The NBA's Response To A Player Being Harassed By Police Is So Different From The NFL

By Joseph Milord
On the same day the NFL introduced a new rule prohibiting players from protesting racism during the playing of the national anthem, the league's action was contrasted by the Milwaukee Bucks' statement on Sterling Brown, an NBA player who had been…

The NFL Has A New Policy On National Anthem Protests & People Are Not Impressed

By Nick Ciccone
When former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick began kneeling to protest police brutality in 2016, the National Football League (NFL) had no rule against it; the policy encouraged players to stand, but did not include language to…

Trump Threw Shade At The NFL During A Speech For NASCAR

By Hannah Golden
During a speech at the White House on Monday, May 21, the president breathed new life into an ongoing feud with the American football community. The speech was during an event to honor 2017 NASCAR Champion Martin Truex Jr. Though he didn't…

Twitter Is Pissed Over The Reason Why ABC Pulled An Episode Of 'Black-ish'

By Dylan Kickham
In its four seasons on the air, Black-ish has made a name for itself as one of the most daring network sitcoms in a long time. The show has tackled hot-button social issues such as police brutality, gun control, the N-word, and Trump's election,…

Pence Didn't Stand For Korea At The Opening Ceremony & Twitter Thinks It's Ironic AF

By Amanda Fama
If you watched the Olympics opening ceremony on Friday, Feb. 9, you might've noticed that tensions ran high when both North and South Korean athletes marched together under one united flag. However, the tension didn't come from the competitors; it…

Players Stood For The National Anthem At The Super Bowl, But This Surprising Group Took A Knee

By Lilli Petersen
When it comes to sports and political protests, 2017 was a doozy. In September, President Donald Trump chose to get involved in and comment on NFL players’ protests against police brutality and racial bias — highlighting the protests and throwing…

This Is What We Know About Trump's Super Bowl Plans

By Hannah Golden
The country is gearing up for the most-watched television event of the year. But while the Super Bowl is normally a day to unwind and set aside politics, the National Football League has had its fair share of drama this year with White House. The…

The NFL Rejected A Super Bowl Ad About National Anthem Protests, & Here’s Why

By Bernadette Deron
Even if you're not a huge football fan (or if your team did not make it to the Super Bowl this year), chances are you'll still be watching the game on Feb. 4. Even if you have zero interest in the two teams that made it to the final match-up,…

Ivanka Trump Tweeted A Tribute to MLK, Jr. & Twitter Is Calling Her Out

By Hannah Golden
The first daughter was under fire again on Monday, Jan. 15 for sharing a tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr. on Twitter. This year's holiday honoring the civil rights leader comes at a fraught moment for Donald Trump's presidency. And by association,…

Donald Trump Jr. Tweeted About His Dad & The National Anthem, & It's Getting Roasted

By Chelsea Stewart
On Jan. 9, Donald Trump Jr. caught a wave of heat on Twitter and he didn’t even open his mouth. It all started after the businessman uploaded a photo of his father standing for the national anthem. Now, Donald Trump Jr.'s tweet about his dad and the…

Decide For Yourself If Trump Forgot The National Anthem By Watching The Video

By Alexandra Svokos
On Monday night, Jan. 8, President Donald Trump attended the college football national championship game between the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Georgia Bulldogs. But, as per usual, he made headlines (and Twitter trends) for something totally…

7 Racist Things Trump Said In 2017 That'll Make You So Disappointed

By Carolyn Bernucca
If there is one thing that the president consistently outdoes himself on, it's offending marginalized people. Since the beginning of his campaign, no one has been safe from President Donald Trump's discriminatory language. Women, Mexicans, Muslims,…

These Photos Of Beyonce's Hair Are Causing Controversy & I'm Honestly Insulted

By Allanah Dykes
The intersectionality of being a woman and being a black woman is one of the most complex things in the world. I can't even begin to explain the emotions. What I can tell you, though, is that the debate over the photos of Beyonce's natural hair is…

The Silence Breakers Have Been Named 'TIME's Person Of The Year & Twitter Is Proud

By Danielle Valente
The moment finally arrived. On Dec. 6, TIME announced what the whole country had been anticipating for weeks, and the publication certainly made quite an impact with its big reveal. Tweets about TIME's Person of the Year 2017 — the Silence Breakers,…

'TIME's Person Of The Year Was Announced & It's A Nod To The #MeToo Movement

By Joseph Milord
On Wednesday morning, Dec. 6, TIME Magazine announced its 2017 Person of the Year, and it's not a person at all. The magazine has chosen to highlight the #MeToo movement and selected "The Silence Breakers," the people who paved the way for the…