Brian Williams was infamously put on suspension from NBC Nightly News back in February 2015 after he was caught in a lie about an emergency helicopter landing that never really happened.
And while Allison Williams' father has been serving at MSNBC's daytime desk since September, he'll finally be getting back to primetime this February.
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The news network announced today that Brian will be joining Rachel Maddow, Chris Matthews, Andrea Mitchell, and Chuck Todd to co-anchor their overage of the Iowa Caucus starting next Monday!
Part of us feels a little bad for Brian since he seems to have embellished his story to please his higher-ups. But then again, this does make him far less trustworthy as a newsman. What do YOU think??
Does Brian Williams Deserve A Second Chance?
- Yes, he apologized and learned from his mistake. (67%)
- No! How could I ever trust him?? (33%)
Total Votes: 1,858
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It's a world tour for Kanye West… kind of!
The rapper will be releasing his new album Swish on February 11, and now we know he'll have a live performance of the entire album that same day at Madison Square Garden!!!
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But wait… there's more!!!
Yeezus also announced that Swish will be streamed live on the 11th, in "select theaters worldwide," according to the poster.
Tickets are already on sale in places like Germany, Australia, the Netherlands, and the United Kingdom! Ch-ch-check out the poster for the even set to go down in just a little more than two weeks (below)!!!
The legend has spoken — and he makes a great point, too!
In response to the ongoing #OscarsSoWhite controversy over the past few weeks, Sir Ian McKellen spoke on Monday to reporters with a message of warning: disenfranchisement isn't only happening along racial lines.
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The Lord Of The Rings star expressed sympathy for black actors angry about how the Oscars have snubbed them, both recently and historically.
But the acting legend also cautioned that it wasn't just black actors receiving the short end of the Academy Awards' focus, having himself been nominated twice:
John Legend is a smart man!
The singer had a very wise take on #OscarsSoWhite this weekend, when reporters caught up with him at the Sundance Film Festival in Utah.
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Legend mentioned how, even though diversity in acting nominations at the Oscars was critically important, there was actually one area that was far more important in terms of being inclusive and equal: the Academy's governing ranks.
Legend said about diversity in the Academy's membership:
Looks like the race for president may have a new entry!
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is apparently seriously considering running as an independent candidate for president, according to sources that revealed the news on Saturday morning!
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The 73-year-old is apparently having aides look at ballot access issues as they start to consider whether to draw up papers to run!
Apparently, Bloomberg believes