This guy’s cherry blossom tattoo is an AriZona Iced Tea fail

This guy is spilling the tea on his inadvertently branded tattoo.

A 21-year-old man from Dallas told his tattoo artist to draw a cherry blossom branch from memory up the side of his body. But he ended up with an uncannily familiar design: the iconic, colorful design used by AriZona Ice Tea, which is virtually unchanged since 1992.

“Realized that my side tattoo makes me look like an AriZona Green Tea can and now I can’t unsee it,” wrote a man with the Twitter handle @semisexual, in a viral post that’s raked in over 85,000 likes since Wednesday.

The Twitter account for AriZona Iced Tea, which has over 87,400 followers, responded to his viral tweet: “We guess this means it’s going pretty serious between us 💚🌸”

According to Jam Press, the student and adult internet model said he was 18 when he got the tattoo, not knowing exactly how the drawing would turn out before it was finished. In a series of replies to his tweet, he also admitted he doesn’t even like the ubiquitous tea brand.

“But have you met a single soul who doesn’t like Arizona Green Tea?,” a follower asked, to which the tattooed man replied, simply, “Me.”

Others come through to commiserate, showing off their own brand-inspired tattoo fails.

“If it’s any consolation you aren’t alone. I’ve come to realize that my forearm tattoo looks like the Malibu Rum logo,” wrote one.

In any event, maybe our tattooed friend should complete the look with some matching footwear? (If he can get some, that is.)

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Rihanna Unveils Visual Autobiography In Party At The Guggenheim

Rihanna unveiled her self-titled visual autobiography at the Guggenheim Museum in New York City last Friday.

The book, which Rihanna was working on over the last five years, gives readers an insight into her life from her childhood in Barbados to her journey as an entrepreneur in the fashion and beauty world to her rise as a music icon.

“Looking back at these times in the book, I’d tell my younger self to take more vacations then because there’s hardly any time now,” Rihanna told Billboard.

“I’ve worked so much and so hard, consistently, even when I was young. I never saw the day I could take a break, and now it’s even more crazy,” she added. “I can’t believe there was a time I only did music. Now, any little chance I can even get three hours to myself, I take it and I appreciate it. It was all worth it, though.”

A luxury limited edition of the book held the center stage in the Guggenheim lobby on Friday. Several other Rihanna books were also on display during the occasion.

During her short speech on the makeshift stage, Rihanna expressed her gratitude to the team, the publishing house Phaidon, editor Jen O’Hill, and her longtime friend Melissa Forde for making the release possible.

“I just gave [the publishers] a USB filled with pictures and said, ‘Here you go!'” she told the crowd with a laugh. “And they said, ‘We’ll make art.'”

She also thanked her fans, telling them none of this would be possible without the unwavering loyalty of the Navy.

The book, which contains 504 pages, 1,050 color images and 11 special inserts, is priced at at $150.

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Keith Urban Announces Las Vegas Residency

Keith Urban will become the latest country music star to set up shop in Las Vegas. The reigning CMA Entertainer of the Year has announced a 12-concert residency at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace next year.

Kicking off January 10th, the run, titled “Keith Urban Live – Las Vegas,” will include three additional dates in January, and two dates each in April, July, August, and November of 2020. Urban last played the Colosseum in September.

The singer-guitarist released his last full-length album, Graffiti U, in 2018. In May, he unveiled his first new music with the single “We Were,” a song co-written by Eric Church. Urban is currently on tour and is set to host his regular benefit for the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, All for the Hall, on February 10th in Nashville. He’s nominated for Entertainer of the Year and Male Vocalist of the Year at November’s CMA Awards.

Las Vegas has become a regular stop for country singers, with Garth Brooks, Brooks & Dunn and Reba McEntire, Florida Georgia Line, and Lady Antebellum all staging residencies in the city. In December, Jason Aldean will play a three-night run, dubbed Ride All Night Vegas, at the Park Theater at Park MGM.

Here are the dates for Keith Urban’s Las Vegas residency:
January 2020: 10, 11, 17, 18
April 2020: 24, 25
July 2020: 10, 11
August 2020: 7, 8
November 2020: 20, 21

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Lady Gaga and a Fan Tumble Off the Stage During Her Las Vegas Concert

When Lady Gaga sang, “I’m falling,” in the Academy Award-winning song “Shallow,” I don’t think she meant it literally.

Still, the pop star ended up taking a tumble off the stage during a concert in Las Vegas last night after a fan, who was carrying her while she danced on him, accidentally dropped her. Together, Gaga and the fan slipped off the stage’s ledge, resulting in audible gasps from the entire audience.

“Oh my god,” one audience member could be heard exclaiming in a video. “Are y’all okay?” another fan asked. Security guards helped the pop star get up.

Like the professional she is, Gaga got back up and effortlessly performed for the rest of the concert. She even reassured the fan who fell down with her, who began to cry after the incident, to not blame himself, according to a Lady Gaga fan account on Twitter. She asked him to join her for the next song, and also asked the audience to not bully him on Twitter for the fall, saying, “It takes two to tango.”

While seated at the piano next to the fan, Gaga said, “We fucking love each other so much we fell off the damn stage. I have fallen off the stage before. I actually stage dived—it was like a run, and then I just stopped leaping and just dropped.”

After the concert, Gaga proved just how okay she was by uploading photos of herself submerged in a full body ice bath. She captioned the photos, “Post show routine: ice bath for 5-10 min, hot bath for 20, then compression suit packed with ice packs for 20. #rocknroll #enigma #gaga #gagavegas #vegas”

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Guess crashing through the surface can’t hurt Gaga.

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Helen Mirren Celebrates ‘Catherine The Great’ Premiere!

Helen Mirren is gorgeous in a gown while hitting the carpet at the season premiere of her new HBO limited series Catherine The Great held at The Billy Wilder Theater at the Hammer Museum on Thursday (October 17) in Los Angeles.

The 74-year-old Oscar winner was joined at the event by her co-star Jason Clarke, as well as director Philip Martin.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Helen Mirren

Helen makes an appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show today and recalls camping in a tiny tent with her ex-boyfriend, Liam Neeson – Watch it here!

FYI: Helen Mirren is wearing a custom Badgley Mischka gown with David Webb necklace, earrings and ring.

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Snoop Dogg Does the Salsa! Sheila E. Debuts New 'No Line' Music Video Co-Starring the Rapper

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Sheila E. enlisted the help of a famous friend for her latest music video: Snoop Dogg!

In the Queen of Percussion’s new music video for “No Line,” which is premiering exclusively on PEOPLE, the “Drop It Like It's Hot” rapper shows off his salsa moves as he raps his verse on the track.

“We have been friends for a very long time and wanted to work together,” Sheila E., 61, tells PEOPLE of the collaboration. “The opportunity came, and I sent Snoop the song. He is a man of rhythm so it made sense to have him on this song. He’s a great dancer, and he loves Latin music.”

Throughout the video, Sheila E. (née Sheila Cecelia Escovedo) dances around as she explores a city by the sea, shows off her famous percussion skills and sings the song’s mix of English and Spanish lyrics. During the chorus, she sings, “There is no line to my party / Come in and join everybody / The music is goin’ to make you naughty.”

As to the inspiration behind “No Line,” Sheila E. says she created it to “help our fans feel like family.”

“Everyone who comes to a Sheila E. party is VIP!” she adds.

Snoop Dogg and Sheila E.

Sheila E. (who is also known as Prince’s longtime friend, collaborator and one-time fiancée) previously opened up about her friendship with Snoop Dogg, 47, in September, telling Access Hollywood in an interview, “I’ve been a fan of his forever.”

“It seriously has been a long time,” she continued. “We met so many years ago, but to be able to work together for the first time — he’s been trying to get me here to the studio forever. It’s awesome. I’m so happy to be with him.”

Snoop Dogg (né Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr.), on the other hand, said he’s just as much (if not more!) of a fan.

“I’ve always been a fan,” he said. “She was making music before me, so I definitely was a fan first.”

“I just love her whole music evolution as far as knowing what music is about,” he added later. “I studied her, and I know she understands the dynamic of all of the instruments, not what just she plays. I always wanted to get in because I felt like her sound and my voice would be a match made in heaven. She presented the music to me, and it was no thang but a chicken wang to get me on board.”

Sheila E. is currently on tour playing dates through November and has one date scheduled in Las Vegas on Dec. 27. In 2020, she’ll play in Tucson, Arizona on Feb. 23 and Los Angeles on June 6.

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Jenelle Evans' Ex Nathan Griffith Arrested for DWI in NC

Jenelle Evans‘ ex-BF, Nathan Griffith, now has legal problems of his own … because he just got arrested for DWI.

The “Teen Mom 2” star was busted Thursday around 5:30 PM in Cary, North Carolina. Nathan was arrested outside a grocery store where he was handcuffed and taken into custody.

The 32-year-old, whose home address is listed in South Carolina, posted $10k bond and was later released. He’s due in court next month.

As you know very well by now … Nathan and Jenelle were in a nasty custody dispute this summer over their 5-year-old son, Kaiser. Nathan even got into it with Jenelle’s hubby, David Eason, and it wasn’t pretty.

Jenelle regained custody of Kaiser.

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Awkward Sainsbury’s mistake gives everyone the perfect excuse to skip work

Everyone knows Friday is the most glorious day of the working week with just a few hours separating you and two full days of freedom.

It's understandable that our minds start to wander in the afternoon but no-one is getting too carried away yet.

No-one, that is, apart from Daniel.

Daniel, who appears to be one of the people responsible for running the official Sainsbury's Twitter account, began this fine Friday morning with a much-needed uplifting message.

"Morning folks!" he wrote at 6.59am. "It's Saturday, which for me is fry up day! What's on your Saturday breakfast menu? Daniel."

The mistake that Daniel made here is that it isn't actually Saturday at all, but people weren't about to let the truth get in the way of a great idea.

One reply to the tweet read: "I didn't turn in for work today believing it was Saturday. You've cost me my job for an unannounced absence.

"I would like a Sainsbury's pen and/or pencil as recompense. You have 2 years to get back to me."

Another said: "Thank you for giving people the excuse they need to miss work today, comrade Daniel."

Some of the replies to the tweet, which remains live on the account hours later , were just plain funny.

With Daniel seemingly nowhere to be found among the mayhem he created, it was left to fellow Sainsbury's tweeter Brandon to clear up the mess as other brand accounts piled in.

Specsavers came back with their requirements for a full English which included sausage, bacon, fried egg, eye test and beans.

Tesco jumped at the chance to offer Daniel a jar Nescafe Gold to wake him up, which the rivals helpfully pointed out is now on offer at their store.

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Underground pillow fight club opens doors for those seeking ultimate smack down

An underground pillow fight club opened its doors to the public this week for those seeking the ultimate 'smack down'.

Imitating the iconic Hollywood blockbuster starring Brad Pitt and Edward Norton, more than 100 people joined the club to be schooled on the rules, learn the technique and battle it out in the ring.

Parents were pitted against their children and friends even came to blows as participants tried to make it to the top of the leaderboard.

Points were awarded on where the pillow strikes the body, with one awarded for a leg shot, two for a torso shot and five for the head.

And in keeping with the original film, there was one overarching rule; 'you do not talk about pillow fight club'.

Further events took place in adapted hotel rooms across the UK including Edinburgh, Cardiff and Bristol to celebrate the release of Premier Inn's best ever pillow.

The new pillows are being introduced across 800 hotels, with a chunk of the 400,000 leftovers used to launch Pillow Fight Clubs across the UK.

Sarah Simpson, head of product at Premier Inn, said: "Pillow fights are one of the few childhood 'sports' people can take through to adulthood and still be good at.

"We thought Pillow Fight Club would be the perfect way to use leftover pillows before they are recycled as a way to bring families together to have some fun.

"With the launch of our new pillow in hotels and available to purchase online it seemed like the perfect time to open up the club to the public."

The most famous scene from the Hollywood blockbuster, which celebrates its twentieth anniversary this autumn, was recreated to explain the eight simple rules of Pillow Fight Club.

Leading the shot-for-shot remake is the clubs' very own mini Tyler Durden, a character famously immortalised by Pitt in the cult classic movie.

Other than not talking about Pillow Fight Club, other rules include stopping a duel if someone dozes off and limiting the number of bouts to one at a time. They also stipulate that the "floor is never lava" and that if this is your first fight, "grab a pillow – you have to fight".

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Evil church warden, 28, who murdered gay lover, 69, is jailed for life

An evil church warden who murdered his gay lover in a gaslighting campaign of torture has been jailed for life.

Benjamin Field, 28, suffocated university lecturer Peter Farquhar, 69, following a plot to seduce him in order to inherit his money and house in the quiet village of Maids Moreton, Bucks.

Field began a sexual relationship with his lonely victim and tricked him into believing they were in love.

The sadistic killer was sentenced to life with a minimum term of 36 years at Oxford Crown Court on Friday by Mr Justice Sweeney.

Detectives branded Field a "psychopath" who was “fixated with death” and had a hand-written “client list" of 100 potential future victims.

Investigators said Field would have posed an "ongoing danger to society" had he not been caught.

Field secretly fed Mr Farquhar psychedelic drugs in his tea and chocolate, and spiked his whisky, hoping that his eventual death at his hands would look like suicide or an accident.

It was only when the Baptist minister's son began targeting Mr Farquhar's neighbour, Ann Moore-Martin, that his wicked scheme began to unravel.

Oxford Crown Court heard Mr Farquhar, an author, had believed Field, of Olney, Buckinghamshire, was in love with him.

They even exchanged vows during an official betrothal ceremony.

In August, a jury found Field guilty of suffocating Mr Farquhar on his sofa after tricking the lecturer into believing they were in a loving relationship.


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