Apparently it wasn't just smoke and sparks covering up Kanye West's performance at the Billboard Music Awards Sunday night.
The pyrotechnically impressive but visually confusing version of Black Skinhead and All Day was shot in a way that kept the home audience from seeing — or hearing — much of Yeezy at all.
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And according to Kanye's official statement, that was all intentional on the part of the ABC network!
Kanye's rep said:
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We just know that Fifty Shades Of Grey is gonna be the hottest!
The movie is apparently so hot that it actually has already been banned from an entire country!!
That's right, Fifty Shades Of Grey will not be released in
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Poor Ridley Scott! He just wanted to make a movie about Gods and Kings! LOL!
Turns out his film Exodus, which stars Christian Bale, has been BANNED in Egypt due to a number of "historical inaccuracies," according to their government!
YIKES! That's harsh!
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According to the head of the Egyptian state censorship board Abdul Sattar Fathi, the film is not fit to be shown in their country at ALL.
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We've heard of folks measuring the length of their penis with a ruler, but a penis rule? That's news to us!!
In an interview at Loyola Marymount University on March 12, Judd Apatow spoke at great length about Lena Dunham and HBO's Girls, a show he helps executive produce.
Amongst other things, the famed film and television maker shared one of his personal rules for being successful on TV:
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Finding Nemo? More like F***ing Nemo!
Funny man Jake Vale decided to invoke Jimmy Kimmel's Unnecessary Censorship sketches when he edited Finding Nemo into a curse-laden, expletive-filled trailer!
Our favorite part? When Marlin tells Nemo he f*cked a sea turtle.
Ch-ch-check out the sketch…AFTER THE JUMP!!!
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Miley Cyrus does not take kindly to being told what to do. Particularly when it has to do with her music.
While the pop star’s latest single We Can’t Stop has garnered a lot of controversy — stemming from its questionable, drug lyrics ("Miley" v. "Molly") to its equally interesting music video — Mileybird recently opened up about her frustrations on the topic.
Specifically addressing the drug references within the track, she said:
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Some people are not ready for this jelly!
Beyonce's bootyliciousness is too hot to handle for some folks living on Manhattan's Lower East Side.
An H&M ad of the bikini-clad singer keeps getting censored, possibly by members of the neighborhood's highly religious Jewish community.
But every time the ad gets covered up, someone else uncovers it, revealing Bey's beautiful body for all the world to see!
A tipster sent in a photo (above) of the censorship in action and said:
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