Written by KingCnote on August 28, 2023
Among the talk of a boy band reunion for the Super Bowl halftime show, a K-Pop act may be added to the lineup. Last weekend, Blackpink entered that conversation.
The stadium audio went out in the middle of Beyoncé’s concert. The speakers and her microphone went “mute” due to technical difficulties. It took so long to correct that Beyoncé made a wardrobe change. The Arizona crowd lasted eight-seconds during “Energy” and the “Everybody on Mute” challenge. (Rolling Stone)
Kylie Jenner and Timothee Chalamet are supposedly dating. Though they’ve never been photographed together in public. Like, they never “go out” on a date. They stay inside to “Netflix and chill.” To sustain the illusion of this opaque relationship, paparazzi tailed Kylie driving a $200,000 Mercedes Maybach to Chalamet’s home in Beverly Hills. (Daily Mail)
A quarter-century after their novelty hit “Barbie Girl,” the Danish band Aqua will perform 20 nights in the United States. Tickets are on sale this Wednesday for the Barbie World Tour kicking off mid-November in Seattle. Spotify Fans First presale starts this morning. (People)
A rep for NBA All-Star LeBron James gave an update on his 18-year-old son’s health status. Bronny James is expected to “return to basketball in the very near future” for the University of Southern Cal despite a “significant congenital heart defect.” (New York Post)
Last week’s surprising season finale of Riverdale had the four main characters — Archie, Betty, Veronica And Jughead — all in bed together. That upset members of the polyamorous community (quote) “It’s frustrating that Riverdale used its characters’ non-monogamous relationship as a ‘shocking twist’ rather than engaging with an authentic portrayal (TMZ)
— chris joseph (@chrisjosephd) August 25, 2023