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When Barbara Bush met Matt Ryan

8:12 pm Apr. 17, 2018

The 2017 Super Bowl featured the Atlanta Falcons and the New England Patriots, with Lady Gaga performing at halftime. But Barbara and George H.W. Bush were stars of the pregame show.

The former president and his

CNN: Trump not invited to Royal Wedding; Obamas not going either

10:49 am Apr. 10, 2018

Cancel that shipment of monogrammed “Harry & Meghan” towels from the White House!

CNN is reporting that President Donald Trump is not invited to the Royal Wedding on May 19th in Windsor, England.

Former President Barack Obama and wife Michelle won’t be there either, despite having a close and apparently fun-loving relationship with groom-to-be Prince Harry in particular. Though it’s not clear if the Obamas were invited and just have

Strong celebrity support for today’s marches demanding gun control

9:39 am Mar. 24, 2018

The nationwide March for Our Lives movement steps off in cities throughout the country today. The young activists organizing the events have strong celebrity backing.

“Time for gun laws to change,” posted Marvel star Chris Evans, appearing as Captain America next in Atlanta-filmed “Avengers: Infinity War” next month.

“We stand in solidarity with the survivors of gun violence and student activists who are calling for action on common sense gun safety

“Stranger Things” to stranger “Bachelorette:” Show biz types tweet about International Women’s Day

1:12 pm Mar. 8, 2018

Thursday is International Women’s Day, an annual event that recognizes women’s achievements and challenges around the world.

And even out of this world, as this tweet from the women of “Dr. Who” makes clear:

In fact, show biz’s fingerprints are all over Twitter this International Women’s Day.

Some of the tweets celebrate a group of accomplished women en masse:

And some just show them celebrating en mess:

There are many fitting reminders of how

Usher and his wife have split up, Us Weekly reports

5:24 pm Mar. 6, 2018

After more than two years of marriage, Atlanta’s own Usher and his wife have separated, according to an exclusive Us Weekly report.

The 39-year-old music superstar and spouse Grace Miguel issued a joint statement Tuesday to Us.

“After much thought and consideration we have mutually decided to separate as a couple,” Usher and Miguel said in the statement. “We remain deeply connected, loving friends who will continue supporting each other through

About Chadwick Boseman’s “Wakanda Forever” whiskey

2:23 pm Mar. 4, 2018

This incredible photo of “Black Panther” star Chadwick Boseman holding a bottle of “Wakanda Forever” whiskey at the 33rd Film Independent Spirit Awards brings two thoughts to mind:

That’ll be the perfect way to toast the

What covering the 2017 NRA convention was like

8:03 am Feb. 24, 2018

Last year’s National Rifle Association convention brought 80,000 people to downtown Atlanta, and on opening day I interviewed some of the nicest people I’d ever met.

Given the heated protests that preceded the April 2017 event at the Georgia World Congress Center and the “fake news media” narrative some have embraced, I thought covering it might be awkward. Nope. To a person, everyone I approached wasn’t just friendly.