Alex Trebek “Sings” Rihanna’s “Umbrella”
On Tuesday’s episode of Jeopardy, Alex Trebek had to read a clue containing lyrics from Rihanna’s hit “Umbrella”. The internet loves it, Alex did the best he could, but doesn’t quite nail the hit. Check it out:
Caitlyn Jenner Accepted Her ESPY Courage Award
The big news at the ESPYs last night was Caitlyn Jenner accepting the Arthur Ashe Courage Award. She was introduced by U.S. Women’s Soccer star Abby Wambach. And although some of Caitlyn’s speech was personal, like when she thanked her mom, her kids, and Diane Sawyer, she spent a lot of time speaking on behalf of young people coming to terms with their sexual identity. She said, quote, “I can see how people are driven to [suicide], because you don’t want to deal with life anymore. I came to a revelation: Out of all the things that I’ve done in my life, maybe this is my calling. To take my struggle and throw it out in front of the world, maybe I can bring understanding on this subject. It’s time I try to do my best.” She added, quote, “If you wanna call me names, make jokes, doubt my intentions, go ahead. Because the reality is, I can take it. But for the thousands of kids out there coming to terms with being true to who they are, they shouldn’t have to take it.” Get more here.
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Amber Heard Charged with Illegally Bringing her Dogs to Australia
Amber Heard, the actor and wife of Johnny Depp, has been charged with illegally bringing the couple’s dogs to Australia, the incident got a lot of attention after Australia’s agriculture minister ordered the animals to be removed from the country or be destroyed. Heard was charged with two counts of illegally importing the dogs, named Pistol and Boo, into Australia and one count of producing a false document. The charges carry a maximum penalty of 10 years in prison and a fine of $102,000, Amber was issued a summons to appear in a Queensland court on 7 September. In an interview last month, Heard said she and Depp planned to avoid Australia as much as possible in the future “thanks to certain politicians there. I guess everyone tries to go for their 15 minutes, including some government officials,” She said. Johnny has not been charged, the prosecutor’s would not say why. Get more here.