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Bruce Springsteen Proves He's Still The Boss By Canceling North Carolina Concert Over Anti-LGBT Bill! Read His Statement!

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Born to run… away from North Carolina!

Girls in their Summer clothes are gonna be bummed to know that Bruce Springsteen just canceled an upcoming concert in Greensboro, North Carolina on Sunday.

However, we're happy to say that he's doing it to fight inequality in the state due to their recent anti-LGBT bill!

Related: Stephen Schwartz Bans Wicked Shows In NC Over Anti-LGBT Bill

As you may have heard, Gov. Pat McCrory passed bill HB2 at the end of March which allows businesses to refuse services to gays and forces transgender people to use the bathroom of the gender to which they were assigned at birth!

The Boss himself shared his inspirational decision on his website Friday afternoon, writing:

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North Carolina Loses HUNDREDS Of Jobs As PayPal Moves Out Over Anti-LGBT Bill!

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Fitting since PayPal wasn't around in the stone age!

North Carolina upset a lot of people across the country two weeks ago when their government decided to pass one of the most intolerant anti-transgender bills we've ever seen!

Luckily, it seems as though some companies are holding true to their pro-LGBT mission statements and are now punishing Gov. Pat McCrory for his bigoted law, which allows individuals, companies, and even state schools to refuse service to gays and forces transgender people to use the bathroom of the gender to which they were assigned at birth!

Related: Stephen Schwartz Bans Wicked Shows In N.C. Over Anti-LGBT Bill

In fact, PayPal CEO Dan Schulman announced in a statement on Tuesday that the money-transferring company will no longer be opening a planned 400-person office in Charlotte, saying:

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Wicked Composer Stephen Schwartz Bans North Carolina Performances Over Anti-LGBT Law!

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Good for Stephen Schwartz!

The legendary Tony Award-winning Broadway composer and his collaborators are halting ALL productions of Wicked and all his other works in the state of North Carolina to protest the passing of the state's very controversial anti-LGBT bill!

Related: Disney Channel Introduces Its First Gay Male Couple

The composer shared a very heartfelt and emotional message in Broadway World explaining his decision to stop performances in the beleaguered state, writing in part:

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North Carolina's Own Attorney General REFUSES To Defend 'Embarassing' Anti-LGBT Law — PLUS See Who's Boycotting The State!

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More good news on the human rights front, it would appear!

After North Carolina passed legislation that threatened the equal treatment of LGBT citizens of the state last week, all hope looked lost as gay rights supporters likely faced a long legal battle ahead just to secure basic rights.

But then something interesting happened…

Related: Gwen Stefani Says She'd Be Blessed To Have A Gay Son!

North Carolina's attorney general Roy Cooper — who was one of the men named in the lawsuit brought on by gay rights groups over the bigoted law — has indicated the state will NOT defend its new law in court, calling it discriminatory and a "national embarrassment."

YAY!!!

Cooper noted that business leaders are not fond of the terrible law, saying:

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Donald Trump & Hillary Clinton Win Big On Super Tuesday 3 While Marco Rubio Drops Out!

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Things are heating up, y'all!

On Super Tuesday 3, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton blew the competition away with HUGE primary wins.

Related: Donald Trump Makes A Joke About Todd Palin's Injury!

While the businessman took Florida, Illnois, and North Carolina; the former First Lady took Florida, North Carolina, and Ohio.

The night's biggest upset belonged to Governor John Kasich who took his home state of Ohio.

Sadly, Marco Rubio's disappointing loss in Florida prompted him to drop his White House bid.

We just hope America makes the right decision when choosing our next President!

[Image via WENN.]

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The Cast Of One Tree Hill Had A Reunion Of Epic Proportions! See What Nathan & Haley's Son Looks Like All Grown Up!

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It seems like every classic show these days is getting a reboot in some form.

And while that may not be the case for One Tree Hill, fans were still treated to a reunion when the cast met up for Eyecon's second annual OTH convention!

Over the weekend, Chad Michael Murray, James Lafferty, Bethany Joy Lenz, and most of the cast (sans Sophia Bush) reunited in Wilmington, North Carolina to meet with fans and celebrate the long running success of the hit teen drama series!

Photo: Melissa McCarthy Had A Mini Gilmore Girls Reunion!

The best part of the reunion was seeing what Nathan and Haley's son Jamie (Jackson Brundage) looked like all grown up.

Apparently, he's old enough to do The Whip/Nae Nae — as evidenced by the dance skills he showed off for the crowd!

Ch-ch-check out all the AH-Mazing pics (below) to see the cast having a blast like no time has passed!

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Donald Trump Fully Backs Supporter's 'Very Appropriate' Attack On A Protestor At His Rally: 'I'd Like To Bang Him'!

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Donald Trump is hitting back at his haters.

Ever since the GOP frontrunner declared he'd love to punch a protester in the face at a Las Vegas rally last month, his campaign has taken a turn for the violent.

Because earlier this week, a Trump supporter took his words to heart by literally punching a protester in the face at a North Carolina rally!

Video: It Looks Like Trump's Campaign Manager DID Assault A Journalist!

And just as expected, the former Apprentice host defended his backers' right to "hit back" at campaign event protesters during a press conference on Friday!

When asked if he was "playing a character" when making violent threats, The Donald argued that his protesters were the violent ones, explaining:

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