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Confession: No crying during ‘Fault in Our Stars’

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Confession: No crying during ‘Fault in Our Stars’
I had to laugh reading PopWatch Confessional: I didn’t cry once during ‘Fault in Our Stars’ on Entertainment Weekly’s website.

Citrus County invites Jimmy Fallon to swim with manatees

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Citrus County invites Jimmy Fallon to swim with manatees
Citrus County tourism officials are wooing Jimmy Fallon after the late night host announced he was bringing the “Tonight Show” on a road trip to Orlando in June....

‘Dolphin Tale 2’ poster revealed

Published:   |   Updated: May 30, 2014 at 03:48 PM

‘Dolphin Tale 2’ poster revealed
Clearwater Marine Aquarium is celebrating the reveal of the poster for “Dolphin Tale 2,” scheduled to open in theaters on Sept. 19.

Steve Perry surprises concertgoers with performance

Published:   |   Updated: May 27, 2014 at 04:20 PM

With so many Journey songs recently making a huge comeback on “Glee,” I’ve frequently Googled “what happened to Steve Perry.”

Watch: Will Ferrell drum battles doppleganger Chad Smith on ‘Tonight Show’

Published:   |   Updated: May 23, 2014 at 10:24 AM

The suspense had been building for months, ever since a fan on Reddit asked Will Ferrell about his uncanny resemblance to Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith — who basically looks like Ferrell, but with a backwards hat.