Simon: What NOT to Sing on ‘X Factor’

Contestants hoping to snag the $5 million prize on the US version of “X Factor” should probably steer clear of R. Kelly’s hit “I Believe I Can Fly.” The song – long an anthem of self empowerment and confidence – is among Simon Cowell’s least favorites, he says. Also on the list:  Patsy Kline’s “At […]

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Gay Rights Video With Paquin Causes Site to Crash

NEW YORK — A gay rights campaign that features a declaration of bisexuality by Anna Paquin has received so much traffic that its Web site crashed. The campaign was launched Thursday by Cyndi Lauper‘s True Colors Fund. The Web-based initiative hopes to educate for “the advancement of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender equality.” The campaign […]

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Steve Martin To Host SNL Record 15th Time This Saturday

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/tv/Saturday-Night-Live/10009/1017401092/King-Tut/embed 420 355] Returning after a 3-year hiatus, Steve Martin will make a record 15th appearance as host of “Saturday Night Live” this weekend, beating back the challenge by Alec Baldwin (13 times) for the title. Martin, who was a host on the second season of SNL in 1976, may be trying to make […]

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