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Monday, May 25, 2015

Pop Rocks

A pop culture blog

Get a daily dose of crackling commentary from the minds at TBO.com and The Tampa Tribune on the things that seem to matter most to somebody or they wouldn’t be so darn popular.

Met Gala memes: Sarah Jessica Parker and Rihanna looked like so many things

Published:   |   Updated: May 5, 2015 at 12:17 PM

Met Gala memes: Sarah Jessica Parker and Rihanna looked like so many things Rihanna's and Sarah Jessica Parker's Met Gala looks inspired Twitter to create so many memes for the various things they looked like.

Boy, 5, perfectly recreates Bruce Lee’s scene from ‘Game of Death’

Published:   |   Updated: May 4, 2015 at 04:15 PM

Boy, 5, perfectly recreates Bruce Lee’s scene from ‘Game of Death’ There’s a 5-year-old boy in Japan who you definitely don’t want to mess with in a nunchuks fight.

Kylie Jenner responds to fans taking lip-plumping challenge

Published:   |   Updated: April 22, 2015 at 10:23 AM

Kylie Jenner responds to fans taking lip-plumping challenge A reality star, the inspiration for a disturbing trend among young girls, has come out to urge them to not take part in an activity that could have a serious health effects.

‘Full House’ sequel set for Netflix

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‘Full House’ sequel set for Netflix Uncle Jesse, D.J., Stephanie and Kimmy Gibbler are reuniting as one of the of the most beloved 1990s sitcoms is returning to television — with a vastly updated version.

Watch: New ‘Star Wars’ trailer features Han Solo and Chewbacca

Published:   |   Updated: April 16, 2015 at 02:51 PM

Watch: New ‘Star Wars’ trailer features Han Solo and Chewbacca For the first time in more than 30 years, Harrison Ford is back on screen as Han Solo, and the roguish Millennium Falcon pilot is apparently still hanging with Chewbacca.

'Ant-Man,' 'Terminator Genisys' trailers arrive on same day

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Trailers for two of this summer’s most anticipated, big-budget, big-boom, popcorn flicks hit the Internet today.

Jon Stewart skewers Gov. Scott and Florida over climate change controversy

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Jon Stewart has an option for Floridians who don't want to use the allegedly verboten words "climate change" as he explained during a "Daily Show" segment earlier this week. ...

Best bets podcast: What’s happening this weekend

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Best bets podcast: What’s happening this weekend
Tribune entertainment editor Kim MacCormack talks weekend events with Jack Harris and Tedd Webb on 970-WFLA AM, including John Mellencamp's second night at Ruth Eckerd Hall and the Cuban Sandwich Festival in Ybor City. For more things to do, check ou...

Pop Rocks: Rolling Stones coming to Tampa or Orlando?

Published:   |   Updated: March 17, 2015 at 05:35 PM

Pop Rocks: Rolling Stones coming to Tampa or Orlando? People are literally seeing the signs of the Rolling Stones announcing a concert in Florida, but will it be Orlando or Tampa?

Best bets podcast: What’s happening this weekend

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Tribune entertainment editor Kim MacCormack talks weekend events with Jack Harris and Tedd Webb on 970-WFLA AM, including shows by Dokken, Elvis Costello and Rick Springfield. For more things to do, check out this week's best bets on TBO.com....