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  • Jewish celebrities react, debate in the wake of the Colorado theater shooting

    The horrific massacre early Friday in the Aurora, Colo. movie theater during the premiere screening of “The Dark Knight Rises” at midnight drew a lot of emotions and opinions from the American people, with Twitter being the main stage of expression. Jewish celebrities and lawmakers were also among the commentators. While some shared their feelings about the tragic event, other added their personal opinions regarding the hot topic of gun control. Here are some of the main tweets:
    Some celebrities shared their thoughts and prayers: More ▸

  • No more winning: Charlie Sheen quits Twitter

    The 16 month Charlie Sheen-Twitter takeover is finally over, as the outspoken actor officially signed off from Twitter Thursday.  On March 2011 Sheen was dismissed from the popular CBS comedy “Two and a Half Men” after a visit to rehab that halted production. The dismissal followed by a public collision with series creator Chuck Lorre, a collision… More ▸

  • Mac Miller totally doesn’t understand Adam Levine’s humor

    This could be one of those Twitter exchanges that would make you locate the nearest wall and conveniently plant your head in it. Adam Levine commented about Carly Rae Jespen’s “Call Me Maybe” on twitter with the pretty old (in viral terms) joke: “Why does she want him to call her Maybe? Carly is a lovely name.”… More ▸

  • Gwyneth Paltrow tweeted the N-Word

    Gwyneth Paltrow got herself in a Twitter pickle on Saturday, after tweeting the N-Word. Well, she actually tweeted a title of Kanye West and Jay-Z’s song “Ni**as in Paris,” but it was enough to stir some online controversy. Paltrow tweeted a photo of “The-Dream”(Terius Nash), Tyty and “Beehigh,” with the writing “Ni**as in paris for real @mrteriusnash (the… More ▸

  • When T. Boone Pickens tweeted at Drake

    Drake is known for his love for money and everything he can buy with it, so it is not surprising to see him occasionally Tweet something like: However, it is pretty surprising (and kinda funny) to find out that Texas billionaire T. Boone Pickens is following Drizzy on Twitter. In fact, T. Boone Pickens event retweeted Drake’s… More ▸

  • [UPDATE] Mayim Bialik will keep using Facebook, disable comments

    Following Mayim Bialik’s proposed break-up with Facebook last week, the actress spent the Memorial Day/Shavuot weekend relaxing and weighing her options. Today, the actress wrote that she’s reached some kind of compromise with her Facebook-ing ways of yester-week. Straight from the Blossom’s mouth (via Kveller): I am told I can post to Facebook and make… More ▸