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Remember all those buckets of ice water celebrities and friends alike were dumping on themselves a few years ago? It turns out that the money raised by the Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS helped to find a new ALS gene and the head researcher who led the study has ALS himself. It seems crazy that silly videos could raise so much money, but in the end the challenge raised over $220 million for ALS research.

Taylor Swift’s new beau, Tom Hiddleston, apparently has a nice set of buns! He just won Britain’s Rear of the Year award for baring his tushy during a sexy scene in the BBC’s miniseries The Night Manager.

Bossier City’s own Jared Leto, star of My So-Called Life, Suicide Squad, Dallas Buyers Club and the band 30 Seconds to Mars, lives on a 100,000 square foot abandoned and now, not so secret, Air Force base near Los Angeles complete with a four-.story control tower, a guillotine and an entire compound that used to house more than 250 staffers.

How was Eric Church able to keep the release of his album Mr. Misunderstood a surprise last year? He bought a record processing plant in Germany and didn’t tell anyone.

Yikes! First it was Florida Georgia Line being accused of being anti-cop and now Darius Rucker is being painted with the same brush after his show Sunday where we supposedly told concert goers, ‘Stop shooting unarmed people’ with his hands up in the air. There’s no confirmation that it went down like that yet he still issued an apology.

Celebrity Birthdays July 28:
Elizabeth Berkley 44
Sally Struthers 69

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