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At Insider’s Look at How Kate Middleton Has Been Preparing to Take the Throne All This Time

2020 has been a rollercoaster of year, leaving many of us adjusting to a life in lockdown. But the Duchess of Cambridge is proving to be just as productive as ever. It's highly unlikely to be all for nothing, which is why we've taken a step back to look at all the ways in which Kate Middleton has been prepping herself for her future role as a queen. Lets look at all the evidence suggesting that she's got an even bigger role in the royal family coming up.
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Sports

At Only 22 Years Old, Naomi Osaka Is on Her Way To Become the Next Big Tennis Superstar

Japanese professional tennis player Naomi Osaka is taking the world by storm, both on and off the court. She's raked in the number one position for the Women's Tennis Association (WTA), won the Grand Slam singles three times, and became the reigning champion at the US Open. Aside from her flourishing professional life, Naomi is using her platform to raise awareness for matters close to her heart. And she's not letting a global pandemic slow her down.
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Entertainment

50+ Controversial Movie Costumes That Caused a Stir Both on Set and in the Public Eye

Movie outfits have got to be one of the most underrated aspects of film production. They tell us an immeasurable amount of things about the character who's wearing them. That's why its all the more hilarious when filmmakers miss the mark entirely, to the frustration of the audience. But if this article teaches you anything, it's that the voice of the many can have a big impact - or at least ruffle a few feathers. People have spoken out when movie outfits have been misrepresentative, pointlessly revealing, or mind-bogglingly silly. Take a look at the costume design that got people talking.
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Entertainment

50+ Celeb Moms and Dads Who Had to Grow up Fast When They Became Young Parents

We're used to seeing the stars flaunt their idyllic personal lives on social media. From perfect baby bumps to curated toddler pics, they seem to have everything under control. But the truth is unexpected or unplanned pregnancies can happen to anyone, regardless of fame and fortune. We've tracked down the famous faces that had children at a young age. Single moms, teens in trouble, and unprepared dads make up our comprehensive list of celebrities you probably didn't know had become especially young parents.
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Why the Spanish Opera House Performed to an Audience of 2000+ Plants

Getting a hold of a ticket at one of the most opera houses in the world is an exclusive experience. But somehow, over 2,000 different plants were treated to a concert in Barcelona, Spain, after the venue suffered a three-month closure. To mark the reopening, the El Liceu opera house opened it's doors to a crowd of flora. But the unusual event was more than just a quirky joke, it held a lot of significance for the opera house and the world of opera as a whole. Read on to find out why.
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Sports

Former NFL Player Goes Above and Beyond to Orchestrate the Perfect Proposal for His College Sweetheart

A former professional American football safety, Cedric Thompson, wanted to propose to his college sweetheart Charlotte in the most meaningful way. Knowing that the most important thing in her life was family, he found a moving way to include them in such a significant moment. Take a look at how this former NFL player got in touch with his sensitive side in this heartwarming engagement story.
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What Celebrities Are Doing to Actively Help the #BLM Movement and What You Can Do Too

In wake of what has happened to George Floyd, celebrities are refusing to be passive during this highly sensitive period. People from all over the world are coming together to fight for justice to be served to George Floyd's family and for an end to the systematic racism in the US. In such a challenging situation, stars are finding ways to put their fame and fortune to good use in a variety of ways. From donating significant sums to peacefully protesting in the streets, many famous faces are choosing to actively help. Here's the rundown of what's been going on, and what you can do to help.
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Art & Fashion

The Incredibly Bizarre Street Fashion of Tokyo Shows They’re Lightyears Ahead of Us

When thinking of Tokyo, Japan, it's hard not to bring to mind the off-beat street style of young, fashion-forward individuals. Tokyo is known for is curious subcultures, and it continues to be one of the fashion capitals of the world alongside cities like New York, London, and Paris. But outsiders continue to be alluded by the unique and quirky trends that are seen on the streets. That's why we decided to round up three unusual street styles that have popped up around the city. Check out these out-there looks that make up some of the most forward-thinking fashion in the world.
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Ex-Paratrooper Is Forced to Self-Isolate on an Uninhabited Island After Lockdown Is Enforced During Travels

We're all adjusting to our new lives in quarantine as we wait out the storm. But one individual has taken the term "self-isolating" to a whole new level. Meet Chris Lewis, the British ex-paratrooper who was walking the entire coastline of the United Kingdom and raising money for the Armed Forces charity, SSAFA. Luckily for him, he wasn't entirely alone. He brought his dog Jet with him for the entire journey, having covered over 12,000 miles together. They were sleeping rough in a tent on an island north of mainland Scotland when the restrictions came in, but were lucky in finding somewhere more substantial.
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Hip-Hop Dance Groups Are Helping Asian Americans Find Their Identity and It’s Time We Stopped Ignoring It

It's pretty impossible to turn a blind eye to the growing Asian American presence in the Hip Hop dance community. From choreographed Youtube dance routines to NBC's World of Dance competition, it seems one ethnic minority is taking the art form to a new place. It's certainly not a new social phenomenon, but it's getting harder and harder to deny. Hip Hop dance came out of oppressed minority backgrounds and continues to be a beacon for those who are commonly discriminated against. And the Asian American community is finding belonging in the community.
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