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Hogwarts Castle at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Orlando is hallowed ground for superfans, and probably the best way to stage a magical marriage proposal.

March 31 2016 6:40 PM

The writing's on the wall: the British singer is reportedly in a duet with model Jay Camilleri.

March 31 2016 8:03 AM

Straight people control the narrative, which means Duke's camp role in Valley of the Dolls is lost in the remembrances.

March 30 2016 11:55 AM

The actress and activist are among six commencement honorees named by New York City's The New School.

March 29 2016 5:14 PM

She's no stranger to standing up to male chauvanist pigs. 

March 21 2016 11:47 PM