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Did James Lipton used to be a pimp?

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The 88-year-old host of ‘Inside the Actor’s Studio’ has long acknowledged his past as a member of the sex trade in Paris in the years after World War Two. Lipton takes issue with the word “pimp,” though, preferring the more nuanced French term mec. What’s the difference? Read all about it.

Director Christopher Nolan doesn’t have a cell phone or email address

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These days it seems impossible to imagine life without a cell phone, but what about living without an email address? How would we play Candy Crush? Would we start mailing pictures of our lunch to our friends? Director Christopher Nolan has simplified his life by rejecting the digital tools that are integral to the way the rest of us communicate, work, and entertain ourselves.

The myths and stories behind AHS: Freak Show’s crazy-scary Twisty the Clown


There’s no argument that the scariest, most freakish element of American Horror Story: Freak Show, is the murderous Twisty the Clown, played by an unrecognizable John Carroll Lynch. Series creator Ryan Murphy has revealed some pseudo-spoilers for the series, including a little insight on the clown of our nightmares.