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Enter Cookie Lyon
Just when the new year blues were kicking in, we met #girlboss Cookie Lyon (Taraji P. Henson) on Empire. The savvy, sassy, stylish matriarch of one of hip-hop’s hottest families has the perfect comeback and animal print for every occasion. Now, what were you saying, Boo Boo Kitty?
Chrissy Teigen Cries At The Golden Globes
Chrissy Teigen couldn’t help but shed a tear as husband John Legend accepted the Golden Globe for “Glory,” the song he co-wrote with Common for Selma. As the photo quickly spread across the internet on social media, becoming first a meme and then a GIF, Teigen took the high road. She tweeted about how quickly the joke took hold and fake apologized for not practicing her cry face. Later on, Teigen and Legend posted a picture of their cry faces on Instagram. They continue to be the best.
Left Shark Wins The Super Bowl
Okay, so the Patriots technically won the Super Bowl — or did they *really,* given Deflategate and all that jazz? For those of us who watch the Super Bowl for the commercials and the halftime show, the true star of the show was none other than Katy Perry’s backup dancer in a shark suit, who didn’t quite have the choreography to “Teenage Dream” in sync with Right Shark. Let’s be honest, we all have our Left Shark moments. Plus, this is him. Left Shark 2016.
Pharrell Side-Eyes Taylor Swift At The Grammys
OMG, like, did Pharrell totally rebuff award-show-dancing queen Taylor Swift at the Grammys? This Vine says YES, but Pharrell insists NO in a later interview. Case CLOSED. #fakedrama #causebabynowwegotgladblood
Benedict Cumberbatch’s Flask
Neil Patrick Harris’ opening number at the Oscars was so good it drove Benedict Cumberbatch to drink. What’s the expression...you can’t please all the people all the time? Oh well; you’ll get 'em next time, NPH.