Emma Watson's badass advice to a young girl whose dad told her engineering was a "men's profession"


8:41am Emma Watson's still being awesome, still saving our children.

Doctor Who: Fifth Doctor Peter Davison says role should never be played by a woman

Doctor Who: Fifth Doctor Peter Davison says Time Lord should never be played by a woman.

8:19am A former Doctor Who actor says a woman should never fill the role but he's OK if the time lord's ethnicity changes.

Michelle Obama goes without a headscarf in Saudi Arabia, sparks outrage

CAUSING A STIR: President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama stand with new Saudi King Salman bin Abdul Aziz.

7:32am For US first lady Michelle Obama, just a few hours in Saudi Arabia were enough to illustrate the stark limitations under which Saudi women live.

Cop quips

Queensland Police had a great response to everyone tweeting them about yesterday's Facebook outage


"Yes, FB & Insta are down. No, it's not a police matter," they wrote.

Christian blogger stops wearing leggings that cause 'lustful thoughts'

Veronica Partridge and her family.

Mum-of-one finds herself the subject of debate after claiming tight bottoms cause lustful thoughts in men.


January Jones

January Jones doesn't disappoint with this amazing Miss Teen South Dakota throwback photo

The hilarious January Jones.

If you don't already follow the actress on Instagram, do yourself a favour today.

Crossed the line?

Benedict Cumberbatch forced to apologise after racist remark

Devastated: Benedict Cumberbach has apologised for using the term

Bill Gardner The actor was making a point about diversity in the movie industry when he made the 'out-dated' comment

Full House reunion

The cast of 'Full House' reunited, sang the theme song together

Full House.

Rob Moran Just like in your dreams.

Emma Stone

Emma Stone almost accidentally killed Naomi Watts onstage at the SAG Awards


And still remained adorable while doing it.

Emma Watson is Disney's new Belle

Emma Watson is Disney's next Belle.

Ann Oldenburg And she's super excited about it.

Stop everything there's been a 'mani cam' revolt on SAG Awards red carpet

Flipped off: Actor Julieanne Moore lead the charge by refusing to take part in E!'s Mani Cam at the SAG Awards.

JENNA CLARKE Hollywood stars are following Cate Blanchett by refusing to take part in one of the most loathed aspects of a red carpet – the “mani cam”.

Never Have I Ever

Johnny Depp, Gwyneth Paltrow and Paul Bettany played 'Never Have I Ever'


You will learn WAY TOO MUCH about these people.

Lena Dunham

Watch Lena Dunham and Mindy Kaling chat about Hollywood double standards and that 'perv Woody Allen' at Sundance

Mindy Kaling, Lena Dunham.

Rob Moran They were part of an all-star panel titled 'Power Of Story: Serious Ladies', also featuring Jenji Kohan and Kristen Wiig.

It's here: Kanye West, Paul McCartney and Rihanna unveil new song Four Five Seconds

POWER TRIO: Paul McCartney, Rihanna and Kanye West have released a song.

Now that Kanye West's fans have all familiarised themselves with this Englishman called Paul McCartney, the rapper has unveiled another track he recorded with the former Beatle.


PJ Harvey puts studio in London gallery to record album

PJ Harvey: a work of art.

Edouard Guihaire From within a jungle of musical instruments and audio cables, a voice flows like nectar: British singer PJ Harvey recording her ninth studio album in front of an audience hidden by a one-way mirror.

Julia Roberts to make a 'Batkid' movie


Andrea Mandell San Francisco's smallest superhero just bagged America's Sweetheart.

Rebel Wilson on success: 'I worked hard. I deserve it'

Rebel Wilson:

JOEL MEARES Rebel Wilson owns every bit of her Hollywood success. She tells Joel Meares why she's "crushing it" – and is not shy about saying so.

Actor Alec Baldwin to write memoir 'Nevertheless'

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 02:  Actor Alec Baldwin attends the Ermenegildo Zegna NY Passion for Silk Event hosted by Gildo Zegna at Ermenegildo Zegna on May 2, 2012 in New York City.  (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images for Ermenegildo Zegna)

Actor Alec Baldwin has had a book-worthy life. Here is for instance after being arrested in New York for riding his bicycle in the wrong direction on a one-way street.

Emma Watson gave another powerful speech on gender equality at the World Economic Forum

Harry Potter's Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, and Rupert Grint in 2000 and now.
Older pic REUTERS/Warner Bros. Recent pic REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth  SMH NEWS 12.11.10

Emma Watson urged young men to speak out when women are degraded, husbands to support wives to pursue their ambitions and businessmen who mentor women to share their experiences.

X-Files returns?

That whole 'X-Files' reboot thing is pretty much officially a go


Rob Moran Go ahead, pull out your old 'Truth Is Out There' t-shirts, it's time.

Kimmy Schmidt

The trailer for Tina Fey's 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' is here

Ellie Kemper.

Rob Moran Aaargh, finally!

Broad City

Lincoln's 'Al Dente Dentist' blog from Broad City is a real thing


Rob Moran And it’s spectacular.

Australian Open

Eugenie Bouchard asked to "twirl" by on-court presenter following Australian Open match


Rob Moran "I don’t know. An old guy asking you to twirl... It was unexpected," the 20-year-old tennis star said in post-game press conference.

Tree Change Dolls

Tasmanian artist gives Bratz dolls 'make-unders' so they look like normal girls


Kate Lyons Now this is a cool idea.

Epic bad dates

Woman fakes own death to get out of a date


Woman, you are our hero.

Chad Cumberbatch

Watch Benedict Cumberbatch try on a bunch of ridiculous names


Yes, more ridiculous than "Benedict Cumberbatch".

'80s nightmares

Watch innocent kids of today react to the '80s nightmare machine that was Teddy Ruxpin

Teddy Ruxpin.

Rob Moran Relive your youth, marvel at how you turned into a fairly well-adjusted human being despite all the odds.

Eddie Huang

'Fresh Off The Boat' cast had the best response to an interviewer's racist question

Eddie Huang.

Rob Moran "I love the Asian culture. And I was just talking about the chopsticks, and I just love all that. Will I get to see that?" - groan.

Stephen Fry gets hitched to boyfriend Elliot Spencer

Stephen Fry hoped to marry boyfriend Elliot Spencer in the market town of Dereham, in Norfolk, close to where he grew up.

British actor Stephen Fry announced on Saturday that he married his boyfriend, posting the couple's photo on Twitter to his nearly 8.5 million followers and saying: "Amazing."

Listen to women more, don't be macho, Pope tells men

Storms greet Pope Francis in the central Philippines city of Tacloban as he arrived to pray for the dead of Typhoon Haiyan.

Pope Francis said on Sunday men should listen to women's ideas more and not be male chauvinists.

Cosby says he's 'far from finished' as women protest in Denver

Bill Cosby on stage in Denver on Saturday.

Jennifer Oldham "Do these people realize they are helping him make a profit and he can plow the money right back into investigators and attorneys?"

Ruby Rose

Ruby Rose Instagrams first pics as OITNB's Stella Carlin

Ruby Rose as Stella Carlin.

A very promising sneak peek feat. Crazy Eyes.

Gwyneth Paltrow

Here's Gwyneth in a pink jumpsuit singing rap songs like Broadway tunes


Rob Moran Enjoy, people. (Unless you really just can't.)

Emma 'f---ing' Stone

Emma Stone's reaction to getting her first Oscar nomination is the best reaction

Emma Stone.

Rob Moran And this is how you deliver an official press release statement. Well played, Emma Stone.

Jane The Virgin

Why we should all be watching 'Jane The Virgin'

Jane The Virgin.

CLEM BASTOW The CW's latest soap is winning fans with its depth and heart, as rising star Gina Rodriguez's Golden Globes win this week highlights.

Broad City has been renewed for season 3

Abbi and Ilana will return for a third season of Broad City

Candice Chung Ahead of season 2 premiere.

Bachelor contestant Sam Frost to sell $58,000 engagement ring on eBay

Sam Frost plans to part ways with the Bachelor engagement ring.

Plans to donate most of the proceeds to charity.

The Voices

Anna Kendrick and Ryan Reynolds cutely banter in this deceiving clip from Marjane Satrapi's anticipated black comedy, 'The Voices'

The Voices.

Rob Moran Don't be fooled, this movie will not be an appropriate choice for your grandma's mid-week matinee.

Ellen rules

Watch Ellen perfectly shut down a homophobic pastor who accused her of promoting a "gay agenda"


This video might as well be titled 'How to respond to a bigoted nutjob: a step-by-step guide by Ellen DeGeneres.'


Twitter reacts to Family Feud's bizarre question about cyclists


Lucy Cormack This old time-y show is now practically trolling itself.


Stephen Amell

The celebrity who's using social media for good


Danielle Binks 'Arrow' actor Stephen Amell - who directs his millions of Facebook followers to worthy causes and promotes respectful conduct - could teach his celebrity contemporaries a thing or two about how to be awesome online.

Glitter bombs

This website lets you send secret glitter bombs to your enemies


Rob Moran Cruel, cruel revenge.

Melissa McCarthy

Watch Melissa McCarthy and Rose Byrne size each other up in the trailer for 'Spy'


It's like a mini 'Bridesmaids' reunion.

Jaw dropping

Alison Williams talks about that sex scene in Girls season 4


MICHAEL KOZIOL "I grabbed the makeup girl and said, 'I want to smell like a cake,' so we put vanilla cream everywhere so everything smells good."

Six best pictures from the Sydney Seal sighting today

Sydney Seal

Candice Chung This fur seal is reportedly "very similar" to the one that surfaced a few months ago.

Aziz Ansari

Aziz Ansari awesomely, mercilessly called out Rupert Murdoch for his anti-Muslim tweets


Rob Moran If Aziz Ansari goes missing tomorrow, we know where to look (*silently points towards supervillain*).

Golden Globes

7 most powerful speeches from the Golden Globes

Golden Globes.

Yesterday's award ceremony was awesomely and unapologetically feminist, as these genuinely moving speeches show.

Lena Dunham

Why Lena Dunham stepped back from social media

Caitlin Dewey "I was enjoying the #GoldenGlobes until gross @lenadunham showed up to annoy everyone with her pseudo femininity."

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