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They're Stripes and You've Earned Them

Rachel Hollis is a 32-year-old mom of three, and she's not afraid to wear a bikini to the beach.

She writes a lifestyle blog called The Chic Site, and used it to share an Instagram picture of herself on the beach in a two-piece, and she's inspiring women around the world to celebrate their mom-bods.

"I have stretch marks and I wear a bikini," she wrote. "I have a belly that's permanently flabby from carrying three giant babies and I wear a bikini. My belly button is saggy... (which is something I didn't even know was possible before!!) and I wear a bikini. I wear a bikini because I'm proud of this body and every mark on it."

Check out the picture, and the rest of what she has to say.
 
 

I have stretch marks and I wear a bikini. I have a belly that's permanently flabby from carrying three giant babies and I wear a bikini. My belly button is saggy... (which is something I didn't even know was possible before!!) and I wear a bikini. I wear a bikini because I'm proud of this body and every mark on it. Those marks prove that I was blessed enough to carry my babies and that flabby tummy means I worked hard to lose what weight I could. I wear a bikini because the only man who's opinion matters knows what I went through to look this way. That same man says he's never seen anything sexier than my body, marks and all. They aren't scars ladies, they're stripes and you've earned them. Flaunt that body with pride! #HollisHoliday

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Now Playing, Sauce Castillo!

The people who do closed captioning for sporting events have a rough job.

Hear it and type it, hear it and type it.

They do their best to get it right, but sometimes, they're blunders are epic.

Take this one. Nik Stauskas is a guard for the Sacramento Kings in the NBA.

Except according to the closed-caption operator the other night, his name is actually SAUCE CASTILLO.

It could easily have been one of those things no one noticed, but someone did, and now it's Nik's new name.

Check out the video on the Kings' website. And check out what Nik had to say about it on Twitter, where the name has gone a little viral...
 
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Pranking for Lenovo

Ashton Kutcher's roots are in pranks. You of course remember his Punk'd on MTV.

And he's also the pitchman for Lenovo computers.

So why not take the two and put them together Down Under?

Great idea. And that's exactly what he did.

Watch what happens when Ashton goes undercover in an Australian department store, pitching the new Lenovo tablets to unsuspecting customers...

 
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Thanks, Obama!

This could be one of the most bizarre stories ever.

A woman is suing the City of New York after she was locked up unnecessarily in a psychiatric ward for eight days following the confiscation of her car by the authorities.

She admits she got a little high-strung while trying to get her BMW back from the police, but when she tried to prove what an upstanding citizen she was by showing that Barack Obama followed her on Twitter, she got locked up.

Here's the kicker - turns out that @BarackObama does follow her on Twitter - except it's not POTUS, it's one of his campaign non-profit organizations.

Still, eight days in the psych ward and a bill for $13,000 for the stay seems a bit much, don't you think?

 
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Son of Coach?

NBC announced that it has ordered 13 episodes of Coach, starring Craig T. Nelson.

You might remember that Coach, starring Craig T. Nelson, ran on ABC for nine seasons, ending in 1997.

Yes, it's the same show, 18 years later.

It picks up sort of where the original ended. Coach's adopted son is now a coach, and Coach has to deal with that.

No word yet on whether other original cast members will return, since nothing's been written yet.

The whole thing was settled in a pitch meeting... Seems almost too easy, doesn't it?

Here's a fun little clip of Craig T. Nelson meeting the Coach from the Toyota ads a couple of years ago, talking about that show they both loved so much...

 
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Got a Drone and a Lot of Spare Time?

It's amazing how inventive some folks can be.

Take Oliver C... He's a YouTuber, probably from France, who designs flying objects with the help of drones.

His latest creation is an imperial star destroyer from Star Wars.

All you need is some foam, some aluminum and a remote-control drone, and you too could be the king of the geeks in your neighborhood...

 
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HollyWooWoo Report

HOLLYWOOWOO REPORT
March 26 2015

New direction: Zayn Malik has left the group

Zayn Malik is leaving boy band One Direction "to be a normal 22-year-old." He quit the band's world tour last week citing stress. He was with them 5 years. Simon Cowell put the band together in 2010. The news sparked more than 4,600 tweets a minute.

Harry Styles May Leave One Direction Too, sheds tears for Zayn at concert

Harry Styles may be the next member to quit One Direction. He wants to try some solo work and consider some acting offers. He was seen shedding tears last night during a concert in Jakarta in Indonesia. He's been working on projects with other artists.

Rayvon Owen & Joey Cook still alive on "American Idol"

Virginians Joey Cook and Rayvon Owen made it into the Top 9 on "American Idol." Cook performed Cyndi Lauper's "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun." Owen performed "Everybody Wants to Rule the World" by Tears for Fears. Adanna Duru and Maddie Walker are out.

Rihanna debuts new single

Rihanna took to Twitter last night to announce a new single. She had been teasing her 42 million followers for 24 hours. The single is "Bitch Better Have My Money." It may be included on her 8th album, now in production.

Kendrick Lamar Scores First Number 1 Album

Kendrick Lamar is at Number 1 in both the US and the UK with his third album 'To Pimp A Butterfly.' It came out a week earlier than scheduled. The 'Empire' television soundtrack comes in second, followed by Modest Mouse at Number 3 with 'Strangers To Ourselves.'

Paul Kantner Hospitalized After Suspected Heart Attack

Jefferson Airplane co-founder Paul Kantner is recovering after a suspected heart attack. He turned 71 earlier this month. He's in a hospital, stable and undergoing tests. He is the only member of the group who worked with both Jefferson Airplane and Jefferson Starship.

Bobby Brown puts Bobbi Kristina's fate into God's hands

Bobby Brown does not want to make a decision on daughter Bobbi Kristina's life support. He would have to carry the decision the rest of his life. For now, he's hoping God will decide whether to take her or let her live. She remains on life support in a rehab facility in Atlanta.

Probation for man who crashed into Jennifer Lopez's car

A man who crashed into Jennifer Lopez's Rolls Royce last year pled no contest to drunk driving. Robert John Reitz crashed his pickup into the back of her car on Pacific Coast Highway in Sept. Actress Leah Remini was driving. Reitz must attend alcohol rehab.

Miley Cyrus Has Five Teeth Removed

Miley Cyrus has had five teeth removed. She posted some graphic pictures from the procedure on Instagram. One was a selfie that showed her with gauze in her mouth and two ice packs on both cheeks. She didn't provide details on why the teeth were pulled.

Celine Dion returns to Caesars Palace stage in August

Celine Dion is returning to The Colosseum at Caesars Palace Aug. 27. She has been caring for her husband and allowing her inflamed throat muscles to heal. The couple also has 3 children. She has 40 performances scheduled between August and January.

Meghan Trainor Launching Partnership With Fashion Brand

Meghan Trainor is partnering with Fullbeauty Brands for a series of fashion and lifestyle projects. She sang about flaunting her fuller figure in her hit song 'All About That Bass.' She will promote a variety of campaigns to boost plus-sized fans' confidence.

Lollapalooza announces lineup for music festival

Lollapalloza has announced the talent lineup for their music festival. Headliners include Paul McCartney, Metallica, Sam Smith & Forence & The Machine. The 3-day festival is in Chicago starting July 31. Single day tickets are $110. Three-day passes are already sold out.

Daytime Emmy Award nominations to be announced on 'The Talk'

Nominations for the Daytime Emmy Awards will be announced on Tuesday's edition of The Talk on CBS. Winners will be announced at a ceremony to air April 26. The television academy will release the full list of nominees online immediately following the program.

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A for Effort, But We'll Call This a Fail

You've got to give this guy credit.

A motorist traveling on Interstate 5 outside Tacoma, Washington was using the car-pool lane.

To legally do that, you have to actually have at least one passenger.

This guy did - except it wasn't a real passenger. It was a cardboard cutout of the Most Interesting Man in the World.

You know, the white-bearded guy from the Dos Equis ads?

A state trooper noticed, and pulled the guy over.

The punishment: $124 fine.

The reward: this very cool tweet from the Washington State Patrol.
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How Do You Get a Late Night Talk Show, Anyway?

James Corden debuted his new late night talk show Monday on CBS.

He's the guy who took over Craig Ferguson's spot on The Late Late Show. You might know him as the Baker from the recent theatrical release, Into The Woods.

And now he's hosting a late night talk show.

How does that happen?

Here's how. A rare behind-the-scenes look at how a new kid on the block gets a network TV slot.

 
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And Now, It's Two Direction

You can thank One Direction for the high-pitched wailing coming from your local high school yesterday afternoon.

That's when they made it official: Zayn Malik is leaving the group, and it's permanent.

A week ago, Zayn stopped touring, saying he was stressed.

Now, he wants to be a "normal 22-year-old who is able to relax and have some private time out of the spotlight."

I'm sure that will happen...

Meanwhile, One Direction will continue to tour and record without Zayn.

Which is a pretty normal reaction for a bunch of 22-year-olds, don't you think?
 
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