Sweden hits back at Donald Trump in row over A$AP Rocky detention

Ex-Swedish PM tells US president political interference in rule of law is off limits Sweden has hit back at Donald Trump after the US president press assault charges against the American rapper A$AP Rocky, insisting its independent judicial system must do its work. The rule of the law applies to everyone equally and is exercised by an independent judiciary, former prime ministeran announcement earlier on Thursday by the prosecutor, Daniel Suneson, that he had filed charges against the rapper and …

Brody Jenner Is Already Seeing Someone New Betches

Divorce is tough, or so I’ve heard, but apparently when you’re a celebrity, you don’t have too much trouble bouncing back. It’s only been a couple weeks since the news broke that Brody Jenner and his wife Kaitlynn Carter are splitting up, but they’re both wasting no time seeing who else is out there. While Kaitlynn has been busy having a Hot Girl Summer moment in Italy with Miley Cyrus, her ex Brody is apparently also moving on with someone …

Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love review tender, vivid snapshot of a singer and his ‘muse’

Two love stories are explored in Nick Broomfields riveting documentary the affair between Leonard Cohen and Marianne Ihlen, and one of his own Nick Broomfields riveting documentary gives us a vivid snapshot of the early 1960s and a complicated, mysterious love story. In this era, the poet and future music star thought of her as his muse, inspiring songs such as So Long, Marianne and Bird on a Wire. Or maybe he fell in love with himself, with his own …

Bruce Springsteen changed my life and so did my best friend Amolak

Sarfraz Manzoor was a teenager in Luton when he met a friend for life and discovered his musical hero. Now that fateful encounter is the subject of a major film We were just kids. The first time I met Amolak was in autumn 1987. I was 16 and starting my first week at Luton sixth form college. My father worked on the production line at the Vauxhall car factory, my mother was a seamstress working from home and I was …

Last Chance U: you won’t see a better drama all summer

The American football documentary just released its new series and it is heady, heartrending stuff hands down one of the best things on TV It is said that Netflix cancels shows after two or three seasons for a couple of reasons. First, its unlikely that more of the same thing will draw new subscribers to the platform; and second, the company produces content on a deal that sees producers get paid exponentially more when their show is recommissioned more than …

Last Chance U: you won’t see a better drama all summer

The American football documentary just released its new series and it is heady, heartrending stuff hands down one of the best things on TV It is said that Netflix cancels shows after two or three seasons for a couple of reasons. First, its unlikely that more of the same thing will draw new subscribers to the platform; and second, the company produces content on a deal that sees producers get paid exponentially more when their show is recommissioned more than …

Last Chance U: you won’t see a better drama all summer

The American football documentary just released its new series and it is heady, heartrending stuff hands down one of the best things on TV It is said that Netflix cancels shows after two or three seasons for a couple of reasons. First, its unlikely that more of the same thing will draw new subscribers to the platform; and second, the company produces content on a deal that sees producers get paid exponentially more when their show is recommissioned more than …

Photoshop Fail Of The Week: The ‘Pretty Little Liars’ Posters Are Full Of Lies Betches

In our weekly Photoshop Fail, we choose one celebrity or influencer Instagram that’s been edited poorly and show you what the tells are of a botched Photoshop job. This is to show you that the bodies you see on Instagram aren’t real, and pretty much every celebrity is editing their pics—even the people you wouldn’t expect. Moral of the story: don’t trust anybody on social media. This week’s Photoshop Fail is one I mentioned previously, and a ton of you …

A$AP Rocky assault trial: prosecutor calls for six-month sentence

US rapper has been in detention since 3 July over incident in Swedish capital A Swedish prosecutor has demanded that A$AP Rocky serve six months in prison for assault causing actual bodily harm in a case that that has outraged the US rappers fans and inflamed transatlantic relations. The prosecutor, Daniel Suneson, told the court in Stockholm the musician, whose real name is Rakim Mayers, should serve a longer sentence than two members of his crew who are also accused …

Trump Says He May Commute Sentence Of Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich

Donald Trump said on Wednesday he was seriously considering commuting the prison sentence of former Illinois Governor Blagojevich was convicted on charges including wire fraud, extortion and soliciting bribes while governor. He served from January 2003 to January 2009, when the Illinois Senate removed him from office. Blagojevich began serving a 14-year prison sentence in 2012. ASSOCIATED PRESS Former Ill. Gov. Rod Blagojevich was also a contestant on Trump’s “Celebrity Apprentice” reality TV show. Prosecutors in the case said Blagojevich, a …