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- The White House is apparently considering diverting $13.9 billion allocated last year after devastating hurricanes and wildfire toward the stupid wall.
- Headline of the day: "Influencer says she was on a 'tapas and cocaine' diet to stay thin — here's why that's not healthy."
- Green Book screenwriter Nick Vallelonga has now apologized for his tweet embracing Trump's debunked lie that there were Muslims on New Jersey rooftops celebrating the 9/11 attacks.
- Some grumpy establishment Democrats are more concerned with reining in Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez than utilizing her undeniable star power and/or supporting more young legislative voices.
- In 2011, the odds of winning NYC's housing lottery were 1 in 63—now, with more than 4.6 million applicants, they're 1 in 592.
- EW has an oral history of Office Space.
- A New York magazine employee writes about how her makeout session ended up in the opening credits of SNL.
- One of R. Kelly's daughters called him a "monster" in a new statement: "The same monster you all confronting me about is my father. I am well aware of who and what he is. I grew up in that house."
- The original Lion King writers may not be getting any credit for this summer's blockbuster remake: "How can they not bring my credit forward? How can they just eliminate it?"
- And finally, people go to acting school for years to try to be able to come up with a look this good:
"If this isn't the look of ultimate betrayal, I don't know what is" pic.twitter.com/JIzF4Oi15W
— Fluff Society (@FluffSociety) January 11, 2019