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Lollapalooza and Coachella festivals ban selfie sticks

If you’re getting all packed for festival season then you may have a little bit extra room where you thought your selfie stick was going to go. That’s right, you’re going to have to Instagram your Coachella and Lollapalooza experience(s) using only your old-fashioned pair of arms as both festivals have recently officially banned the camera arm extensions from their events.

PHOTO Billionaire British heiress and baby in epic celebrity photobomb sandwich

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Billionaire British heiress Alice Bamford posed for a photo with her baby at Hollywood’s famous Nobu Japanese restaurant on Sunday, but Alice and little Lilou were upstaged by one of the most famous families on the planet! Keep reading to find out who the family is and why they aren’t the wealthiest peeps in the pic.

PHOTOS Hasbro’s Operation game’s Cavity Sam got a makeover

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I’m not sure exactly when it happened, but Hasbro’s classic kids’ electronic surgery game Operation has given Cavity Sam a major makeover! Instead of an obese naked man with such maladies as Adam’s apple, butterflies in stomach, and funny bone, the new Cavity Sam has lost a lot of weight, put on a pair of polka dot shorts, gotten a few tattoos, apparently likes to hang out in the sunshine wearing a wife beater tank top, and now suffers from much more modern ailments like gamer’s thumb,¬†headphone headache, and heartburn.

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VIDEO PHOTOS Jax wears The Dress on American Idol

Tonight was the Top 8 girls performances on American Idol and Jax all but guaranteed her performance would be memerable by wearing “The Dress” that took the internet (and the recesses of my brain) by storm last week! Keep reading to watch an HD clip of her performance and the reactions of the judges as well as Ryan Seacrest afterward. PLUS, lots of photos and some rather funny post-performance tweets!

Nat Geo’s prepper fortress Doomsday Castle now renting rooms

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Looking for a nice, romantic getaway? How about a nice room for two in the scenic foothills of the Appalachian mountains for $75 a night? Oh, and did I mention that if the world happens to end during your stay, you will be just fine? That’s right, the titular character from National Geographic Channel’s prepper reality series Doomsday Castle is renting rooms!

Man posts on Facebook about having 16 warrants, arrested same day

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There are many, many, many things people shouldn’t brag about on Facebook, and having more than a dozen warrants out for your arrest is definitely one of them. That was a hard lesson learned by 22-year-old Mineral Wells, Texas resident Eddie Smith, who seemingly misplaced his brain when he boasted on his public Facebook page, “So I have 16 warrants right now. Lol they know where I’m at tho, so it must not be TOO bad.”