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Celebrate YouTube
Ten years ago this week, YouTube was founded. Hard to imagine a point in our history without it, but there you are. The first video ever was a 19-second opus called "Me at the Zoo," posted by one of the company's founders. In it, we learn...
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Johnny Depp Disappears Again - Into a Role!
Johnny Depp could well be the best actor of our day. No matter what role he tackles, he dives in all the way - so much so, he's frequently unrecognizable. Black Mass is the latest case in point. In it, he plays Whitey Bulger, one of the most...
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Rest Well, Jayne Meadows
Jayne Meadows, a star of stage, screen and television, passed away yesterday at the age of 95. She was perhaps best-known for her personal-life role as wife to Steve Allen, the first host of The Tonight Show. Here's a fun clip from 1954 when...
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"Which One of You is Michael Palin?"
Over the weekend, the Tribeca Film Festival celebrated the 40th anniversary of Monty Python & the Holy Grail. It was followed by a question-and-answer session hosted by HBO's John Oliver, but the Q&A didn't exactly go as planned. Someone in...
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Comedian in Chief
At Saturday's White House Correspondents Dinner, SNL's Cecily Strong had some strong competition. From the current resident of the White House himself, President Obama. Check out this bit where he invited Luther, his anger translator, to...
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A Wild Reunion
This is an amazing video. The Aspinall Foundation helps introduce gorillas born in captivity into the wilds of West Africa. This video captures the moments when Damian Aspinall and his daughter Tansy rediscovered two gorillas she hadn't seen in...
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How Do You Write "Uh Oh" in Arabic?
On Tuesday, Lindsay Lohan posted an inspirational message to Instagram. On the bottom line, it read "You're beautiful." Above it were some Arabic characters, which everyone took to mean the same thing as the English phrase. Not so much,...
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Chris Pratt Crushed by a Noahsaurus
Chris Pratt visited the Ellen show this week and agreed to play a game of "Dino Right, Dino Wrong" against Ellen's little buddy, Noah Ritter. It was a trivia game about dinosaurs, and given that Chris just wrapped up Jurassic World, you'd...
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Making FLOTUS's Day
How's this for a nice way for Michelle Obama to start her day? The First Lady was entertaining some children of White House Staffers as part of Bring Your Daughters & Sons to Work Day. One young lady asked Mrs. O who old she was, and when she...
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Have Blacks Abandoned Baseball?
Chris Rock did a guest spot on HBO's Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel, part of the show's 20th anniversary celebration. His topic: why blacks have abandoned baseball. He talks about growing up a baseball fan, when 20% of the players in Major...
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Concerts & Events

Jazz Fest


Ed Sheeran, Pitbull, No Doubt, T.I., Lady Gaga w/ Tony Bennett, Hozier, John Legend, & more
4/24-5/3
Fairgrounds ($58-$70)

 

Go Hard Tour


Sat 5/2
Champions Square
($31-$61)
 

BTE Pool Party


Sat 5/2
Golden Nugget Biloxi
(21+)
 

Paramore


Thu 5/14
Saenger
($39-$75)
 

NKOTB, Nelly & TLC


Fri 5/15
Smoothie King Center
($27-$87)
 

Taylor Swift


Fri 5/22
Tiger Stadium
($40-$300)

 

Thunder from Down Under


5/29-5/30
Harrah's
($40, 21+)
 

Bag of Donuts Pool Party


Sat 6/6
Golden Nugget Biloxi
(21+)
 

Charlie XCX


Mon 6/8
House of Blues
($29, 18+)
 

Awolnation


Wed 6/10
House of Blues
($25, 18+)
 

Move Live on Tour


Sun 6/21
Saenger
($45-$95)
 

Rockin Doopsie Pool Party


Sat 7/4
Golden Nugget Biloxi
(21+)
 

Smashing Pumpkins and Marilyn Manson


Mon 7/20
Champions Square
($25-$65)
 

Molly Ringwalds Pool Party


Sat 8/1
Golden Nugget Biloxi
(21+)
 

Colbie Caillat and Christina Perri


Fri 8/14
Champions Square
($29-$42)
 

Ariana Grande


Fri 10/9
Smoothie King Center
($27-$67)