It’s lastly the weekend. And what higher solution to have fun that with a round-up of this week’s buzziest controversies? From Oprah’s third arm to Nutella riots, right here’s every little thing that’s shaking the online.
The Photoshop fails on the quilt of Vanity Fair
THE STORY: Vanity Fair‘s Hollywood issue this year stars some of our favourite industry elite: Tom Hanks, Nicole Kidman, Jessica Chastain, Gal Gadot and Harrison Ford pose in red carpet attire for famed photographer Annie Leibovitz. But a few *extra* elements in the photographs have caught the Internet’s consideration.
RIGHTEOUSNESS OF THE RAGE: This was clearly a publicity stunt from Vanity Fair, proper? The leg factor I perceive — it’s in all probability a shadow from the costume — however there’s no approach they ‘accidentally’ gave Oprah a 3rd hand. And good on them, as a result of the stunt labored! This star-studded journal cowl is essentially the most divisive optical phantasm for the reason that black and blue vs white and gold costume debate.
Plus, we bought this monumental Twitter alternate between Oprah and Reese:
HOW WE FEEL: 👋 👋 👋
Ivanka Trump modified her Twitter bio
THE STORY: Here’s what the First Daughter’s bio used to say: “Wife, mother, sister, daughter. Entrepreneur & advocate for the education and empowerment of women & girls. This is my personal page. Views expressed are my own.”
And right here’s what it stated Monday: “Wife, mother, sister, daughter. Advisor to POTUS on job creation + economic empowerment, workforce development & entrepreneurship. Personal Pg. Views are my own.”
RIGHTEOUSNESS OF THE RAGE: The ladies’s march on Saturday will need to have prompted Ivanka Trump to comprehend that her assist of feminine empowerment and her assist of her father are mutually unique. Ivanka can’t struggle for each–she has to select one. And she did.
HOW WE FEEL: *Unfollow*
Nutella is 70% off in France
THE STORY: Intermarché, a significant grocery store chain in France, provided a 70% low cost on 33-ounce jars of Nutella, bringing the value down from €four.50 to €1.40. The slash in costs drew a heated crowd, inflicting violent scenes and leaving a number of folks injured. And then the police needed to be known as…
RIGHTEOUSNESS OF THE RAGE: This heavenly hazelnut-and-chocolate unfold is the single unifying factor between all French folks. So when it will get marked down greater than 70%, French folks received’t give up. Don’t be mad since you don’t perceive the insanity! Plus, have you ever ever had a contemporary banana and Nutella crepe from a Parisian avenue vendor at 3am after an evening of ingesting wine alongside the Siene? Try it, and also you’ll perceive the hype.
HOW WE FEEL: 🍫 🍞 👊
Wonder Woman didn’t obtain a SINGLE Oscar nomination
THE STORY: Many followers had hoped that after its mass vital and field workplace success, Wonder Woman could be awarded a nod from the Academy. But when the nomination record was introduced earlier this week, these hopes have been shattered: no greatest director nomination for Patty Jenkins, no nomination for greatest image, and never even a token technical nomination in sound mixing or costume design.
RIGHTEOUSNESS OF THE RAGE: This was an especially disappointing snub. Wonder Woman was a recreation altering movie, and such a significant fixture in popular culture conversations this previous 12 months.
With grace and gratitude, Gal Gadot places the missed nomination extra elegantly than I ever may: “I was very moved and touched by the feedback of all the people that were disappointed that ‘Wonder Woman’ wasn’t nominated,” the star of the movie advised Entertainment Tonight in response to the outrage. “But we certainly never did the movie for that.”
HOW WE FEEL: 😥 😥 😥 😥 😥 😥 😥 😥