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Three Hijab-Wearing School Girls Are Defying Stereotypes Through Heavy Metal

In a religious neighborhood in the West Java region of Indonesia, three young schoolgirls of a conservative background are breaking preconceived notions of who can be in a heavy metal band. Performing under the name The Voice of Baceprot, you can hear them shredding through the most popular venues across the country. Encouraged by a guidance counselor at an all-girls Muslim school, Firdda Kurnia, Eusi Siti Aisyah, and Widi Rahmawati were played music from System of a Down and haven't looked back since.
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Entertainment

You Shall Not Pass! 25+ Photos That Step Behind the Scenes of the Lord of the Rings Film Series

Possibly the most iconic film franchise of this generation, The Lord of the Rings (LOTR) went above and beyond the standard in cinematic production. Director Peter Jackson succeeded in shaping the course of film history with his three-part film adaptation of J. R. R. Tolkien's work of fiction. Take a Look at the reality of what it’s like to work on the set, where you'll see the cast having fun backstage, going over notes with the director, or just goofing around.
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Just for Laughs

We Are Pretty Sure That This Hilarious Painting Collaboration Is What the Internet Was Made For

Every once in a while, we have to be grateful for the internet. Aside from providing a treasure trove of information we never knew we needed, it's also an unlimited source of meme-worthy entertainment. Still, this priceless painting collaboration from strangers across the web took everything to the next level. Actually, it probably just won the internet. So, let's check out the finer details of this meme-worthy story.
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Stories

This Little Girl from India Is Already Shattering Stereotypes as a Skating Sensation, and Now She Is Skating Her Way to the Oscars

From her humble beginnings in a small coastal village in India, nine-year-old Kamali Moorthy is well on her way to becoming an international skating sensation. After shattering conventions stereotypes at home, the trailblazing star managed to impress some of the biggest skating legends on the planet. She also caught the attention of some filmmakers, who decided to document her life for the big screen. So, let's delve into her story and see why this gifted star is all set to skate her way to the Oscars.
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Entertainment

Celebrities Get Starstruck Too: Photos of Famous People Fangirling Hard When They Met Their Idols

Famous people usually run in famous circles, rubbing shoulders with other elite stars of film, TV, and music. That's why it's especially unusual to see these A-listers freaking out when they run into their celebrity idols. Luckily, these rare moments were captured on camera for us to see just how awkward they can be too. We have no doubt that some of these unlikely fangirls will take you by surprise! Check out Hollywood heavyweights losing their cool around their celebrity crushes and icons.
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Entertainment

Popular 90s References That Kids Today Will Never Fully Appreciate

The 90s left behind a legacy that will not soon be forgotten. With the release of countless hit movies and television programs, this righteous decade kept us entertained and wanting more. With yet another decade coming to a close in just a few days, we wanted to take this opportunity to offer a healthy dose of 90s nostalgia. To do so, let's revisit some of the decades most quotable movie and TV moments. Since the decade came to a close, 90s kids have yet to stop referencing these catchy phrases and quotes and if you ask us, it still hasn't gotten old.
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Entertainment

How Janet Jackson’s Risque Superbowl Moment Led to the Invention of Youtube

Everyone knows the Super Bowl halftime show can be one of the biggest performances of a music artist's career. For these reasons, we're not sure Janet Jackson would be too impressed with how her time on stage went! Back in 2004, a risky move pulled by fellow artist, Justin Timberlake left the audience gasping from all angles. Popular Everything is giving you the lowdown on what went on at this big event 15 years ago.
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