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Emma Thompson isn't scared of Harvey Weinstein-- she's scared of what he represents. In an interview with the BBC, Thompson recalls having to work with him on a film and calling him out for his bullying. At the time, she didn't know he was a predator of women, but rather, a difficult and rude person to work with. Since the flood gates of victims have come pouring out against Harvey Weinstein and his sexual misconduct, Thompson speaks up once again, but this time to Hollywood and all men. Because while Weinstein is a predator, he's not the only one. He's in fact, the tip of a very large ice berg in a system that is built upon sexism and bullying. She states, “I don’t think you can describe him as a ‘sex addict.’ He’s a predator. But what he’s as it were, ...

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Personality is influenced by many things. We can't pinpoint the way we are to one specific reason, however, it's always fun to get some insight into where certain aspects of our personality stem from. If personality was completely genetic, why are some of us so different from our siblings and our parents? Why are we drawn to certain things? Why do we react differently than others? One explanation is our zodiacs, but even more specifically, the day of the week we were born on. The seven days of the week correspond to the seven visible celestial bodies — Sun, Moon, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn. These celestial bodies are what make up our zodiac signs (your sign is governed by one of these planets) and affect us on a daily basis. Our ancient a...

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I still hadn't heard a word back from the casting agency about the movie role I’d gone for, months prior, and I was convinced it was because I was fat. In fact, it had to be that. Otherwise, I was perfect for the role. That was the very reason I was now here, cold, crying and running laps around an athletics track, at a ‘fat farm’. Know who this woman is? It's Oprah Winfrey. She gave numerous television interviews with journalists, following the news that she’d been offered to play the part of ‘Sofia' in the movie “The Color Purple” -- Her dream role. Oprah credits, not only scoring the movie role, but also the success of her entire career to something we all have - a brain. Actually, I lie, she credits ‘positive thinking’ and the law of attraction...

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