ELLEN INJECTS SOME HUMOR INTO STARBUCKS HOLIDAY CUPS DRAMA

Leave it to Ellen DeGeneres to cleverly make fun of the controversy that has been brewing ever since Starbucks introduced its new minimalistic red holiday cups. Starbucks is under fire from some Christians who say the designs lack the Christmas spirit such earlier versions that featured such things as snowflakes, snowmen and holiday trees. ‘Look…

ELLEN MEETS DAY & GAY TWINS WHO CAME OUT IN EMOTIONAL VIRAL YOUTUBE CLIP

Last week popular YouTube vloggers Austin and Aaron Rhodes posted a video they shot of themselves coming out to their father shortly after coming out to their 56,000 subscribers. The emotional video quickly went viral and has been viewed more than 14.5 million times as of this posting. Ellen DeGeneres this week welcomed Aaron, Austin and their dad to…

ELLEN DeGENERES, PORTIA IN ‘BOUND 2’ CHRISTMAS CARD

Ellen DeGeneres on Friday unveiled a Bound 2-inspired Christmas card featuring herself and wife Portia De Rossi. Kanye West’s video for the single Bound 2 features West and fiancee Kim Kardashian, topless, riding a motorbike through several scenic landscapes. “Bound for a Merry Christmas; Love Ellen and Portia” is scribbled over a picture of a topless De Rossi…

¿IS ELLEN DEGENERES PART OF MOTION PICTURE ACADEMY’S PUSH FOR DIVERSITY?

LOS ANGELES — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences isn’t as much of an old-boys’ club as it used to be. The group named two women to prominent positions this week, including Friday’s announcement thatEllen DeGeneres will host the 2014 Oscar show. Earlier in the week, the academy’s board of governors elected Cheryl Boone…