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The 'Hamilton' Musical May Be Why Alexander Hamilton Stayed On The $10 Bill

ByAnna Menta
The US Department of the Treasury announced today Harriet Tubman will replace Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill, a victory for everyone who opposes slavery and genocide. Meanwhile, Founding Father Alexander Hamilton gets to keep his spot on the $10…

'Hamilton' Star Won't Apologize To Mike Pence: 'Conversation Is Not Harassment'

ByAlexandra Svokos
The cast of "Hamilton" is refusing to bend to Donald Trump's childish demand for an apology. Vice President-elect Mike Pence was given a talking to at a performance of "Hamilton" over the weekend in New York City. Pence was booed as he entered the…

Twitter Thinks This Olympian Looks Just Like Super Mario & The Memes Are Amazing

ByDaniella Bondar
The PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics are in full swing and everyone seems to be enjoying watching their favorites go for the gold. If you are like me, then you get most excited trying to figure out what's going on with the Olympics' most obscure…

'Hamilton' Crowd Boos Pence: 'We Are The Diverse America Who Are Alarmed'

ByJoseph Milord
If Mike Pence was expecting an uneventful night out on the town, the hit Broadway show "Hamilton" gave him a rude awakening. First, the vice president-elect was met by boos upon entering the Richard Rodgers Theatre in Manhattan for a performance of…

How To Use The 'Hamilton' Soundtrack To Guide You Through The Perfect Workout

ByAlexandra Strickler
I can pretty much guarantee you've never worked out while listening to a Broadway play soundtrack before. I get it; it's not really the first thing that comes to mind when you're looking for hardcore motivation to get your lazy ass to the gym. But,…

Kelly Clarkson Covering This 'Hamilton' Song Will Bring You To Tears

ByEitan Levine
Kelly Clarkson's cover of "It's Quiet Uptown" will have you in straight-up tears this weekend. Regardless of what happens on Tuesday, we'll all be crying. Whether it's because America elected the first female president, or because the electoral…

I Finally Saw 'Hamilton' After Two Years Of Waiting And My Body Wasn't Ready

ByKelli Boyle
On Saturday, April 1, I became a whole woman. For on Saturday, April 1, I finally saw "Hamilton" WITH MY OWN TWO EYES. THAT'S RIGHT, PEOPLE. I AM OFFICIALLY BETTER THAN YOU. LMAO, just kidding. I'm literally a heaping pile of garbage with a pulse at…

Amy Schumer's New 'Hamilton' Skit Is The Funniest Thing You'll See Today

ByKatie Corvino
Inside Amy Schumer Amy Schumer has been teasing fans with promo videos for the upcoming season of "Inside Amy Schumer." The actress first shared a "Game of Thrones" parody where she dressed like Daenerys Targaryen and sat atop a horse. CLASSIC…

Here's How You Could Win A Free Trip To Puerto Rico To See Lin-Manuel Miranda In 'Hamilton'

ByLizzy Rosenberg
Welp, it's only four days into the new year, and between you and me, I'm already yearning to GTFO. Typical millennial mindset, right? And almost as if they actually heard my relentless complaining, JetBlue is coming in clutch by giving away free…

The Final Five Fangirling Over 'Hamilton' Might Be The Cutest Thing Ever

ByAlexandra Svokos
Wondering how to get tickets to "Hamilton," the hottest Broadway show in New York City? It's easy. Just win a bunch of gold medals at the Olympics. At least, that's what we learned from the Final Five. The Final Five couldn't finish their victory…

The Cast Of 'Hamilton' Just Made A Dead White Guy And Hip-Hop Make Sense

ByAnna Menta
Now I know what all you people watching the Grammys are saying: "Wait...there's a whole musical about the founding fathers? And they rap in it?" The answer is YES, YES THERE IS AND IT'S INCREDIBLE. And it just won the Grammy for Best Musical…

Barack Obama & Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'Hamilton' Remix Is A Presidential Jam

ByLara Walsh
A former president and self-professed Hamilton fan is lending his vocal talents to Lin-Manuel Miranda's Hamildrops series, and the resulting track is the gospel magic you didn't know you needed in your life. In Miranda's final installment of the…

'Hamilton' Just Won A Pulitzer Prize And People Are Losing It

ByKate Ryan
The runaway Broadway hit "Hamilton" has officially won a Pulitzer Prize for Drama, and fans are beyond thrilled about it. The author, composer, lyricist and star behind the musical, Lin-Manuel Miranda, was already awarded a McArthur Foundation…

'Hamilton' Star Reveals Obama Inspired His 'Life-Changing' First Performance

ByKelli Boyle
I'm not on Broadway or anything, but I imagine having "Hamilton" on your acting resume has the same level of clout as "Beyoncé touched me once." "Hamilton: An American Musical" turned the world upside-down when it premiered at the Richard Rodgers…

The Women Of 'Hamilton' Performing Feminist Quotes Is Way Too Badass

ByKate Ryan
No one can get you pumped for Women's History Month quite like "Hamilton" stars Renée Elise Goldsberry, Phillipa Soo and Jasmine Cephas Jones. Bringing their Broadway talent to the words of feminist icons, famous quotes take on a fresh, new…

You Have To See Prince Harry Singing 'Hamilton' Because It'll Change Your Life

ByKelli Boyle
We hold these truths to be self-evident that no person can listen to Hamilton and not think at least one song f*ckin' slaps. Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex is not immune to this, clearly, seeing as he and Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex saw Hamilton…

10 Broadway Shows To See If You Don't Win Tickets In The 'Hamilton' Lottery

ByCaitlin Mason
As if everyone in the world didn't know about the historical hip-hop musical already, the slew of Tony Award wins (and record-breaking 16 nominations) certainly put "Hamilton" on the radar of Broadway lovers and ordinary people alike. But with…

Sarah Jessica Parker Just Showed Up To The Met Gala As An Extra From 'Hamilton'

ByIzabella Zaydenberg
When Anna Wintour decided this year's Costume Institute and Met Gala theme was going to be man vs. machine, I was PUMPED. Finally, an excuse to not culturally appropriate (ahem, last year's Oriental theme) and ditch the tulle. Time for sequins! Time…

Kristen Bell And Dax Shepard Had A Date Night And The Videos Will Make You Melt

ByAnna Menta
Kristen Bell's latest Instagram videos pretty much prove that her life is better than mine in every way. First of all, home girl has an adorable, loving marriage with Dax Shepard. So, you know, lasting, fulfilling love — that's pretty cool. Second…

Here's How To Enter Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'Hamilton' Contest To Support Puerto Rico

ByKristen Perrone
Although he couldn't attend the 2019 Golden Globes on Jan. 6 and enjoy the benefits of his acting nomination, Hamilton scribe and Mary Poppins Returns star Lin-Manuel Miranda managed to check into E!'s red carpet feed to share an important message.…

Lin-Manuel Miranda Just Graced 'Hamilton' Fans With A Never-Before-Heard Song

ByAni Bundel
Lin-Manuel Miranda may no longer star in Hamilton, but the show will always be the cultural milestone that put him on the map. Even with rumored whispers of a show-stopping turn in Mary Poppins Returns and some under the radar critics choice…

Riz Ahmed Stars In New 'Hamilton' Mixtape Video And Absolutely Kills It

ByAni Bundel
It was just under two years ago Hamilton: An American Musical took Broadway by storm. Since then, Lin-Manuel Miranda has been everywhere, with the show winning Tonys galore, as well as Grammys. It's only a matter of time before it gets made into a…

Prince Harry & Meghan Markle Went To 'Hamilton', Because I Wasn’t Jealous Enough

ByDaniella Bondar
If you are anything like me, then every time you see Prince Harry and Meghan Markle do anything you are automatically overcome with mixed feelings of pure joy and lots of resentment. But this time, they really just tore me apart. As a Valentine's…

The 'Hamilton' Cast's Tribute To Prince Will Give You All The Feels

ByTaylor Ortega
To the kind soul who snuck a video of "Hamilton" cast's tribute to Prince at last night's performance: You're the real hero. While tickets to the hit Broadway show remain out of reach for most of us, a clip of the cast memorializing the late artist…

Kimmy's Love Interest For Season 3 Of 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' Is A 'Hamilton' Star

ByDylan Kickham
Kimmy Schmidt is definitely not going to want to miss her shot at love this season on Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt because it's with a Hamilton superstar! Last season, the show's romance arcs shifted away from Kimmy and onto Titus, Lillian, and…

James Corden Has Epic 'Hamilton' Sing-A-Long With Lin-Manuel Miranda

ByTaylor Ortega
James Corden is back at "Carpool Karaoke" for “The Late Late Show,” and he's joined by Lin-Manuel Miranda, whose show “Hamilton” burned Broadway to the ground and built an entirely new art form on its charred remains, or something. On June 12,…

It Looks Like Nicki Minaj Is Instagram Official With Her New Rumored Boyfriend

ByCandice Jalili
Although it most definitely has had some low points, I think I'm going to go ahead and call 2018 my favorite year in terms of celeb relationships. I mean, from Grandavidson to Jailey to Shia and FKA Twigs, new couples are popping up left and right.…

EXCLUSIVE: There’s A ‘Hamilton’ Porn Parody Called ‘Hamiltoe’ In The Works

ByEitan Levine
“HAMILTOE WROTE THE OTHER 69!” If it exists in the world, there is a good chance it has been spoofed and parodied into the porn version of itself. This is one of those undeniable and inescapable facts the web has sort of been built on. Some people…

Guy Throws Up During Romantic Helicopter Proposal To GF In Cringeworthy Video

ByHarley Tamplin
Ahh, proposals. It's meant to be one of the happiest days of your life, and Darrell Hamilton Jr almost, almost nailed it. In fact, he was completing crushing the romantic gesture, up until the part where he threw up. Everywhere. Like, right in…

Meghan Markle Just Wore The Coolest Suit Dress & While I Approve, The Queen May Not

ByAlison Turka
The royal dress code can be a little strict and stiff, if you ask me. While I enjoy pretty much everything royals like Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton wear, I don't always look at them and think, "Yaaaassss queen." However, Meghan Markle's suit…

Here's Everything You Need To Know About Jordan Fisher, The Talented Star Of 'Rent: Live'

ByKaren Ruffini
We're just weeks away from Fox's upcoming staging of Rent: Live, which is filled to the brim with celebs you definitely know and love. Slated to air on Sunday, Jan. 27 at 7 p.m. ET, the cast includes actors and actresses that have performed in High…

This One-Armed Pro Surfer Keeps Defying The Odds To Achieve Greatness

ByAdam Silvers
At the age of 25, Bethany Hamilton has already accomplished more than most hope to achieve in a lifetime. For all intents and purposes, the Hanalei, Kauai, Hawaii native was born on a surfboard, and she quickly excelled in surfing…

Research Says Astrology Could Determine How Successful We Become

ByGillian Fuller
I've always been a firm believer in astrology. I think it makes perfect sense that a person's birth date can play a role in defining his or her personality and behavior. The science community disagrees. But, a recent study conducted by Dr. Mark…

Celebs Flew Specialist 7,500 Miles To Do Their Eyebrows For The Oscars

ByEitan Levine
My Sunday: I watched the Oscars at the Elite Daily office because I can't afford cable ever since Time Warner raised our rate to more than $90 a month. Celebrities' Sunday: meeting with an eyebrow artist -- a profession I just found out about -- who…

Idiot Who Calls Cops On Neighbor Gets Caught Robbing Him On Live-Stream (Video)

ByEitan Levine
A man in Longview, Washington got instant payback when he accidentally live-streamed his neighbor going into his apartment and stealing his stuff after that same neighbor got him arrested. Benjamin Michael Frostad faces felony charges after he…

Harriet Tubman Will Reportedly Be The New Face Of The $20 Bill

ByAlexandra Svokos
Harriet Tubman is going to replace Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill, according to POLITICO. US Secretary of the Treasury Jack Lew will reportedly announce the news on Wednesday. The face of the former president is expected to remain on the back of the…

Here's The Only Foolproof Way To Get A Baby To Stop Crying (Video)

ByKendall Wood
Babies: They're the sweetest, most precious and fragile gift on Earth. And that's exactly how they're treated. When it comes to handling a newborn, hardly anyone knows the proper way to soothe a crying child. It's like when you ask to hold your…

Finally! The US Treasury Says The New $10 Bill Will Feature A Woman

ByEitan Levine
Bow down, Alexander Hamilton: A woman will be gracing the face of the new $10 bill. Although it hasn't been decided who the figure will be, the US Treasury Department announced it will be replacing Alexander Hamilton on the $10 bill with a female…

This Guy Just Gave Us All The Best Reason Not To Smoke E-Cigarettes

ByKate Ryan
One man has to go jean shopping today after his pants were ruined by an e-cigarette that reportedly blew up in his pocket. Josh Hamilton, of Owensboro, Kentucky, was buying snacks at a gas station convenience store when sparks began flying out of…

This Celebrity Left An Insanely Large Tip For Her Bartenders During A Night Out

ByAnna Menta
Bartending doesn't look like such a bad job if it's in the lobby of Broadway's most popular musical and Amy Schumer tips you an extra $1,000. According to bartender Madeleine DeJohn, the comedian sent a member of her party out to the bar at the…

Lin-Manuel Miranda Does An Epic Freestyle For Obama On The Spot

ByAnna Menta
We all already know President Obama is the coolest president ever. That's just a fact. Old news, really. So when he gets together with Lin-Manuel Miranda -- aka the genius creator and star of Broadway's "Hamilton," aka the guy who combined hip-hop…

Black Actors Just Made History At The Tony Awards With These 4 Huge Wins

ByKelli Boyle
In case you missed it, the Tony Awards were tonight. And they didn't shy away from celebrating life, love and theater. After many emotional tributes to the victims of the shooting in Orlando, the show went on to make history. The Tonys have four…

Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'Billy On The Street' Segment Will Make Your Day So Much Better

BySarah Halle Corey
The world can feel pretty heavy nowadays, with a near-constant stream of sad, scary news and Twitter feeds filled with fights and vitriol. But, there is one bright spot that we can always turn to, one beacon whose Twitter feed is full of hope and…

Oops! ESPN Analyst Accidentally Tweets PornHub Link He Was Watching

ByJulian Sonny
Gerry Hamilton may be an ESPN recruiting analyst, but he's also a man and men make mistakes -- and watch porn. So, when he went out and tweeted some insider information about a college prospect, we shouldn't be too surprised the link he posted was…

This Man Comforting A Stranger With Disabilities Will Warm Your Heart (Photo)

BySean Levinson
A Canadian college student is lifting spirits worldwide after he was photographed comforting a stranger with disabilities on a bus. According to Huffington Post, 21-year-old Godfrey Cuotto of Hamilton, Ontario boarded the crowded bus last week to go…

Lea Michele Is Officially Leaving 'Scream Queens' For Something Even Better

ByAnna Menta
Bad news for "Scream Queens" fans: Lea Michele will not be returning to her role as Hester Ulrich if the show gets a third season, according to a report from Deadline. But good news for Lea Michele and "Hamilton" fans: The 30-year-old actress is…

Schuyler Sisters From 'Hamilton' Slayed 'America The Beautiful' At Super Bowl

ByTim McGovern
Guys, 2017 is not the greatest time to think patriotic thoughts about the good ole US of A. However, if there's anything in our culture that can boost our patriotism (and by that, I don't mean your love of the Patriots), it's "Hamilton." You know,…

There Was A 'Black Panther' Easter Egg In 'Jesus Christ Superstar' & You Def Missed It

ByDylan Kickham
Sunday night was all about Jesus Christ Superstar Live, but the eagle-eyed Marvel fans also got a little shoutout during NBC's massive, live rock opera. You might have missed it if you blinked at the wrong moment or turned off your TV early, but at…

I Tried A Cryofacial Like Kim Kardashian & My Skin Feels Tighter & Brighter Than Ever

ByBella Gerard
You've been there before: You're scrolling through your Instagram feed when you see your favorite celeb post about their favorite new product — a face serum, vitamins that will make your skin brighter, or a specialty food service. You can't help but…

Taylor Swift Brings Her Whole Crew On Vacation, Proving She's The Best

ByTaylor Ortega
If there's one thing Taylor Swift knows, it's the Island Life Commandments. Island Life Commandment 1: Treat all of your employees to a relaxing island vacation. Swift, queen of laid-back island cool, casually took her 125 band and crew members on…