Way back near the end of summer 2011, Beyoncé's VMA belly rub became the baby bump heard around the world. Sure, people saw it coming, but man, what a way to make it known. Now, a little over two years later, Ciara does the same thing.
Though The View is no MTV VMA stage, having Barbara Walters personally force ask you to confirm a rumor is no small feat. And, when Ms. Walters asks, one must answer. Thankfully, Ciara was prepared, nodded, giggled a little, and pulled a Bey. She stood right up, unbuttoned her vest-coat, and rubbed her tummy. The audience fell into an Oprah's Favorite Things-like frenzy, Jenny McCarthy and Sherri Shepherd screamed, Babs nodded, and Whoopi, stoic Whoopi, reclined in silence. Somewhere, Ciara's fiancé, Future, is likely making an auto-tuned opus to his future (pun maybe intended) family. (tooFab)
Katy Perry has heard the criticism and now she has something to say about the backlash. The pop star has come under fire recently for multiple instances of cultural appropriation (the geishas, the mummies), which many observers deemed offensive.
In an interview with Rolling Stone, Perry tackles the critics head-on. "As read
It turns out superheroes can be fanboys, too. While Paul Rudd was being interviewed at last weekend's Comic-Con, Mark Ruffalo happened to be walking down the press line himself. Upon realizing that he was in the presence of the future Ant-Man, Ruffalo proceeded to freak out.
“Is that Paul Rudd?" the actor mouthed read