Happy Birthday to Gillian Anderson! Here are a bunch of reminders that she is the best, better than you, better than any of us. (Revelist)
Star magazine just released their Most Hated Celebrities list (classy, no?), and Taylor Swift is #1. Gwyneth Paltrow is #14, sandwiched right in between Bill Cosby and Chris Brown. How many backflips does a person’s brain have to do to think Katy Perry is a worse person than Bill Cosby? (Celebitchy)
Not even Justin Bieber’s gross-as-hell dad deserves to be higher on the list than Cosby. (Lainey)
The Obamas have a lot of Olympics love.
And I have a lot of love for this gymnastics uniform roundup. (Go Fug Yourself)
And finally, a huge dose of Olympic cuteness in these pictures of athletes and their adorable children. (Cosmo)
We could all do with a pep-talking Julian (Age 8-9) in our lives.
Ok Julian you are so precious I will put this on my board at work!! pic.twitter.com/W1DFlAkNdC— Leslie Jones (@Lesdoggg) August 8, 2016
Rachel Bloom teamed up with Adam Ruins Everything to explain why red carpet fashion isn’t fashion— it’s advertising. And she is “a human NASCAR.” (Mediaite)
On the science and culture (PUN DEFINITELY INTENDED) of kombucha: tea for people who hate themselves. (I say that as a major lover of the stuff.) (The Atlantic)
Here’s what $100 looks like in each state. They lost me at the idea of a $5 hamburger in California, though. Outside of In-n-Out, maybe, I don’t think those exist. (NYT)
How many of Rainbow Rowell’s books have you read? Cannonballer Debbie read her second Rowell book for CBR8, Attachments. She didn’t enjoy it as much as Fangirl, but it hit close to home because she too used to have to read other people’s emails for a living when she worked on an email records system. Five stars for this one. (Cannonball Read 8)