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Jerry Lewis, comedian, dies at 91

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(CNN)Jerry Lewis, the slapstick-loving comedian, innovative filmmaker and generous fundraiser for the Muscular Dystrophy Association, died Sunday after a brief illness, said his publicist, Candi Cazau. He was 91. Lewis first gained fame for his frenzied comedy-and-music act with singer Dean Martin. When that ended in the mid-1950s, Lewis went solo, and by the early ’60s, he had become a top draw in movies such as “The Bellboy,” “The Nutty Professor” and “The …

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You Are Robot Boy! Can You Save Japan From Monsters?

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… dedicated student. She always carries a sour lime with her in case the teacher gets hungry during class and needs a delicious snack. Hello, my platonic friend Robot Boy, says Itsumi. I am very excited for school! How are you today? Turn into a car that says awkward TEENAGE EMOTIONS on the license plate. Itsumi smiles. Okay! Bye! Do you have a date yet, Tatsuma? What am I going to do? Im such a loser! Also, it turns out I am a robot and I have to fight monsters that …

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Blind date: There may have been a peck or two

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Ben, 26 advertising product manager, meets Samantha, 21, actor Ben on Samantha What were you hoping for?Someone to have a good laugh with. First impressions?Cute, and I liked her nose ring. What did you talk about?Favourite music, recent travels, our shared love of Love Island. Any awkward moments?None at all. Good table manners?Impeccable. Best thing about Sam?Really good chat. Would you introduce her to your friends? Dont see any reason why not. Describe her in three wordsChatty, funny, …

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Finally, I’ve learned to stop saying sorry in work emails

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… leaned on the beloved exclamation mark as a way to add touch of softness to what would otherwise be a pretty direct or uncomfortable email. ‘Sorry to chase…’ Exclamation points are only part of the problem. I usually begin most awkward emails with some kind of apology even when sorry is the last thing I want to say. “Sorry to chase, but have you had time to look at the email from last week?” is a construct I’ve relied on for many years now. Baffling to think …

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Spider-Man: Homecoming at last a superhero film for millennials

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With an authentically awkward star turn from Tom Holland, the latest outing for Marvels web-slinger is perfectly tuned for a teenage audience Comic books arent for children any more, and neither are comic-book films. Yes, you can take the kids to newspaper thinkpieces. This is a big part of the reason why the Avengers, as uncool grownups who just dont get what the kids are up to. Chris Evans Captain America makes an appearance, hilariously memefied into a public service announcement in which he …

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Yes, ‘Stay Woke’ was an actual category on ‘Jeopardy!’

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Rest in peace, “stay woke.” You had a good run. Yes, Jeopardy! featured a “Stay Woke” category on Friday night’s show, but it gets weirder: the category was literally about sleep issues and stimulants. SEE ALSO: awkward ‘Final Jeopardy’ with one contestant is painful to watch We can always count on Jeopardy! for a slew of powerful dad vibes, but this is truly next level. For example, consider that Alex Trebek said “stay woke” numerous times …

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Steak, swords, and an orb to rule them all: The strangest moments from Trump’s first foray overseas

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Image: mashable/ambar del moral United States President Donald Trump is on his way back from his first trip overseas, and it doesn’t seem he caused an international incident of terrible significance. Lol! Hooray! SEE ALSO: The real losers in Trump’s NASA budget are kids and the Earth The trip was, however, full of embarrassing, awkward things. We’ve collected some of the weirdest, most Trumpian moments from Trump’s visit to Saudi Arabia, Israel, the Vatican, and …

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Frances reveals Paul McCartney’s songwriting tips – BBC News

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“It was a bit awkward,” she recalls. “I was like, ‘Are you ok?’ and he said, ‘Yeah. But you need to do that. You have to do that for the rest of your life.” She took his advice – choosing to attend the pop-focussed Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts instead of her original choice, the Birmingham Conservatoire. By the time she reached her third year of studies, she’d already been signed by a record label and moved to London. Her debut …

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