KARMA. Tony Perkins, after years of saying that gay marriage would incur God’s wrath, had his house destroyed by a “flood of biblical proportions.”
DUET. Barbra Streisand and Seth McFarlane sing “Pure Imagination” from Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.
— Barbra Streisand (@BarbraStreisand) August 17, 2016
MOVIES. Amy Schumer explains how she got Goldie Hawn to come out of retirement to make a movie with her.
CAMBRIDGE BOUND. Legendary AIDS activist Peter Staley is headed to Harvard: “In a momentary lapse of academic sanity, some much smarter folks at Harvard have asked me to teach there this fall. My ‘study group’ is titled ‘When Activism Works, with AIDS as an Example.'”
WIKILEAKS. Julian Assange says he is itching to dump info on Donald Trump: ““If anyone has any information that is from inside the Trump campaign, which is authentic, it’s not like some claimed witness statement but actually internal documentation, we’d be very happy to receive it and publish it.”
SCIENCE. How to shut down a climate change denier.
The existence of Twitter is forever validated by the following exchange. pic.twitter.com/f3TciHPFFh
— J.K. Rowling (@jk_rowling) August 16, 2016
MUSIC. Kesha is dropping sexual assault claims from NY case centered on her contract dispute with Dr. Luke.
ALLY? Brooklyn Beckham wears Palm Springs Gay Pride tank top after a workout with dad David.
RIO. Irish rowing brothers who won silver medal at the 2016 games have gone viral.
EXPECTO PATRONUM. J.K. Rowling says she plans to release 3 more Harry Potter books.
CELEBRITIES. Orlando Bloom reportedly wants to make babies with Katy Perry.
HUMP DAY HOTTIE. Japanese water polo player Atsushi Arai.