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Tim McGraw explains why he slapped fangirl

She liked it, she loved it, she wanted some more of it — and then one unsuspecting fan at Tim McGraw’s Atlanta concert received a swift slap in the face, which we’re sure she’ll never wash again. Now, McGraw is giving his unapologetic explanation of what exactly happened on the night of July 13. As you may have see …


  1. PunditFact: Whoopi Goldberg flubs fact about female Thor


    This fact-check has it all: A deep dive into comic lore, epic superhero battles in alternate universes, female empowerment and a bombastic but mistaken celebrity.

    This image released by Marvel Comics shows a female superhero who will appear in upcoming Thor comic book issues. The new Thor was debuted on “The View” where artwork was revealed showcasing a buxom blonde clad in a caped costume and brandishing the trademark hammer.  Series writer Jason Aaron said in a statement that “This is not She-Thor. This is not Lady Thor. ... This is THE Thor.” (AP Photo/Marvel Comics) NYET207
  2. FAULTS OF OUR STARS: Ex-Destiny's Child member arrested


    Farrah Franklin has hit a new low since being booted from Destiny's Child. The 33-year-old singer was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct in Myrtle Beach early Sunday morning.

    Farrah posted this beach pic hours before Da'Quan called the cops on her.
  3. Thor is a woman now, says Marvel comics


    Here's one for all the women out there ready to drop some hammers.

  4. FAULTS OF OUR STARS: Sandra Bullock came face-to-face with home invader


    According to recent TMZ reporting, Sandra Bullock came face-to-face with the man who broke into her home last month.

    Sandra Bullock accepts the decade of hotness award at the Guys Choice Awards at Sony Pictures Studios on Saturday, June 7, 2014, in Culver City, Calif. (Photo by Paul A. Hebert/Invision/AP)
  5. THE FEATS OF OUR STARS: High five for Obama. He turned down a joint


    Puff, puff and Obama passed.

    A man asked President Barack Obama if he wanted to take a hit from a lit joint in a bar in Denver Tuesday night. The commander-in-chief chuckled but didn't indulge. The man caught the exchange on an Instagram video, which quickly went viral. It wasn't the only time Obama was offered …

    US Democratic presidential candidate Illinois Senator Barack Obama waves at the end of a rally at the Richmond Coliseum in Richmond, Virgina, October 22, 2008.        AFP PHOTO/Emmanuel Dunand (Photo credit should read EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)
  6. 'Planet of the Apes' franchise is a rocky evolution


    By STEVE PERSALL | Times Movie Critic

     Arthur P. Jacobs production  Battle for the Planet of the Apes  Movies: Battle of Algiers
  7. FAULTS OF OUR STARS: Justin Bieber cops plea deal in egging case


    Justin Bieber's criminal vandalism case for egging a house was short lived. The singer was charged with one count of misdemeanor vandalism in connection with the January yolk attack on his former neighbor's house in Calabasas, Calif. According to Justin Bieber performs on his 2013 Believe World Tour at the Wells Fargo Center on Wednesday, July 17, 2013, in Philadelphia. (Photo by Owen Sweeney/Invision/AP)

  8. Potter, Part II


    Adoration can do funny things to muggles. Waiting hours for a ride that lasts mere minutes is one. Dressing in Hogwarts cloaks in 90-degree heat is another. As expected, crowds were massive and bookworm glasses were everywhere Tuesday on opening day of Diagon Alley, the Harry Potter-themed expansion at Universal Studios …

    Universal Orlando Resort officially opened The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley today, July 8, at Universal Studios Florida. Universal Orlando welcomed thousands of excited guests into the spectacularly themed land for the very first time with confetti, fireworks and a red carpet lined with dozens of cheering Diagon Alley team members. 

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  9. Review: On 'Paula,' Robin Thicke holds nothing back — and it's fascinating

    Music & Concerts

    There's absolutely nothing subtle about Robin Thicke, which is both his greatest strength and, well, the reason lots of people think he's a lunkhead. From his elevated hair to his wolfish grin to the audacity of Blurred Lines, the guy is all id, all out there. He definitely shares braggish traits — …

    There’s certainly nothing subtle about Robin Thicke’s new album Paula, a brazen mea culpa to his estranged wife.
  10. Large crowds pour into opening of Diagon Alley at Universal Orlando


    As expected, crowds were massive and visitors arrived early for opening day of Diagon Alley, the new Harry Potter-themed expansion at Universal Studios in Orlando. The mood was upbeat as confetti rained down on visitors, many of whom dressed up in Hogwarts uniforms.

    Confetti greets crowds entering Universal Orlando Resort's Diagon Alley attraction on opening day Tuesday. [Universal Orlando]