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Miles Young is a freelance travel writer who specializes in all things outdoors. Whether it's biking, vacations, cruising or just exploring the city, Miles has done it all. When he's not out conquering the world he's geeking out on tech or checking out a music festival.

5 Most Memorable Celebrity Spokespeople Of The Last Decade

March 22nd, 2014 11:35am EDT
William Shatner
About one in five consumers say celebrity endorsements are important when choosing a brand. However, the power of celebrity is likely to be much greater, as these public figures stick in the minds of consumers and guarantee greater coverage of advertisements. That’s not to say that all celebrity spokespeople are created equally, though. Read on to discover some of the most memorable and best celebrity brand ambassadors from the last decade.

William Shatner Talks Discount Travel for Priceline.com

Roles like Captain Kirk and Denny Crane have made William Shatner a household name, but his ro...
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8 Most Memorable Moments From The Grammy Awards

October 31st, 2013 10:22pm EDT
Kanye
The countdown to the 56th Annual Grammy Awards has begun, but before we tune in to the nominations ceremony on Dec. 6 to find out who'll be attending, we must first take a look back at the award show's most memorable moments. Here's a look back at eight of the most interesting and inspiring moments that took place on the stage where stars and their gold-plated gramophones shine most.

Kanye West Does What Kanye West Does Best

Throughout the years, Kanye West has developed a reputation for being… well, Kanye West. After winning a Grammy for "Best Rap Album" in 2005, Kanye West took the stag...
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5 Celebrities That Need A Comeback Or Image Change

September 29th, 2013 1:07pm EDT
llohan
Drugs, alcohol, mental illness, scandals — you name it, there's a celebrity to use as an example. The following five stars have all faced their fair share of controversy and name-breaking incidents. Some major comebacks are in order.

Lindsay Lohan

Another Disney darling gone wrong, Lindsay Lohan is another one in need of a comeback. A frighteningly thin Lindsay made the gossip mill run overtime, and that just marked the beginning of her fall from adorable teen to, well, eek! In 2006, Vanity Fair reported that Lindsay admitted to having bulimia and using drugs. She denied both claims. La...
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8 Celebrities With A Less Than Perfect Social Media Presence

September 14th, 2013 3:30pm EDT
Kanye West
Celebrities don’t exist without a reputation. It’s their bread and butter. But when they take that reputation in their own hands via social media, tweeting and updating fans on everything from morning routines to late-night parties, the volatile result can have PR agents wringing their hands and the rest of us clicking “share” in sheer disbelief.

If you really want to single-handedly attract all the wrong publicity, follow these inspiring examples.

Kanye West and 50 Cent

Ok, we get it. Stars have egos. But some take it to the next level—and make sure we know.

Take Kanye West. The celebr...
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Four Female Celebrities You'd Never Expect to Listen to Hip-Hop

August 17th, 2013 11:30am EDT
Natalie Portman
Everyone knows that, sometimes, hip-hop tries to blow your ears apart with loud beats and obscene lyrics. Despite this, some of the world's most respected women love hip-hop. Who would have ever guessed?

Natalie Portman

Remember when Natalie Portman rapped on Saturday Night Live? That might have been more fact than fiction.

According to an interview with Portman, she really loves dirty rap music. The more obscene, the better. She even loves the Yin Yang Twins, which really tells you something about her.

Portman usually comes across as a cutesy, intellectual snob. Come on, she went to ...
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Top 4 Over The Top Celebrity Birthday Parties

July 28th, 2013 4:02pm EDT
Sean Diddy Combs
Celebrities are just like us; they put their pants on one leg at a time. They go to the dentist, endure heartaches, pump gas and have birthdays. Or do they? Sure some celebrities might prefer to celebrate with a few cupcakes and a scoop of ice cream at home with their family.

Others throw extravagant parties to keep people gushing about for years. Here are some of the most extravagant celebrity birthday parties ever thrown.

Sean "Diddy" Combs' 40th

When he's not performing for thousands or producing award-winning records, P. Diddy is known for throwing outrageously lavish parties for his...
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6 Things We Want From The Fourth Season Of 'The Walking Dead'

July 14th, 2013 3:03pm EDT
Walking Dead 1
As the popular television series, "The Walking Dead", prepares to return for its fourth season, viewers around the world have been discussing their favorite scenes and moments from the horror franchise. In the three years the show has been on, it has truly validated the idea of adapting a comic series for an adult audience. The series has been lauded for its compelling characters and horrifying zombie effects that would make the author of Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark cringe. Read on to see what we’d like to see in the next installment of the series.

Twists and Deaths

With the add...
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6 Of The Best Car Chase Films Of All Time

June 29th, 2013 1:00pm EDT
Bad Boys II
Car enthusiasts everywhere go crazy for explosive, heart-pounding car chases, especially on the big screen. From the classics of past years to more recent movies, car chase scenes have entertained moviegoers for decades. Here are six of the best car chase movies to ever hit the big screen. 

Bad Boys II (2003)

Bad Boys II, the sequel to the 1995 film, boasts a car chase that doesn't disappoint. Directed by Michael Bay and produced by Jerry Bruckheimer, the level of explosions in this scene is off of the scale. Will Smith stars as Mike Lowry, a Miami Narcotics Division Detective, and Mart...
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The Most Needlessly Dangerous Celebrity Movie Stunts Ever

May 4th, 2013 11:00am EDT
Jackass
Sometimes actors have to suck it up and do their own stunts. Unfortunately, a lot of those celebrity movie stunts are totally needless. Here are some of the most dangerous stunts that should never have been included in the movies.

Jackass and Golf Carts

Leave it to the guys at Jackass to do something so stupid that they almost get themselves killed for a ridiculous laugh. MTV kept the Jackass crew on a leash (a long leash, but a leash) when they recorded episodes for the cable TV station. When it came time to make Jackass: The Movie, though, all bets were off.

Despite all of the stupid s...
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5 Ballin' Celebrity Investment Ventures

April 28th, 2013 11:00am EDT
Lady Gaga
Celebrity investors have the ability to bring notoriety to an item or cause, as well as a large budget to invest in its success. Because of this, celebrities are often far more successful than people with small budgets and no fame to contribute to their investment's success. Here are some of the stars who have scored big on investments.

1. Lady Gaga: Monster Investor

Perhaps aware that her special brand of fame would be short-lived, Lady Gaga began to make investments immediately after becoming famous. The FarmVille extension called GagaVille was her first stab at becoming an investor. He...
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