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See Kristen Bell Dress Up as a Politically Active Mary Poppins for Funny or Die Parody

Originally posted 07/24/2014 02:30PM

Apparently, a spoonful of sugar helps the message go down.

That's what Kristen Bell and Funny or Die are hoping at least, with their new Mary Poppins parody about the minimum wage.

In the spoof, the Frozen star dresses up as Julie Andrews to sing a little ditty in support of raising the federal minimum wage.

"In every job that must be done, you must be paid in more than fun," Bell says.

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What Classic Film Should Brad and Angelina Remake? 

UpdatePosted 05/06/2014 11:15AM

What Classic Film Should Brad and Angelina Remake? 

Originally posted 05/05/2014 05:00PM

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are teaming up again on screen.

The engaged parents of six have said that they plan to work together again, this time on a film written by Jolie. There's no word on a title or possible subject matter, but hey, remakes are hot right now. Should they decide to take the do-over route, here are a few suggestions of classics that we would love to see remade, Brangelina style:

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Prince George Needs a New Nanny: Some Pop Culture Candidates | Mrs. Doubtfire, Kate Middleton, Prince George, Prince William

UpdatePosted 02/28/2014 07:00PM

Prince George Needs a New Nanny: Some Pop Culture Candidates

Originally posted 02/28/2014 04:00PM

It's time for the royals to send out a classified ad: Prince George of Cambridge, third in line for the British crown, needs a new nanny. The current holder of the job, 71-year-old Jessie Webb, came out of retirement to help raise the latest royal baby, but is packing up her diaper bag before parents Prince William and Princess Kate travel to Australia in April.

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Readers Gasp Over Swallowed-by-Hippo Story

Hippo Tale Elicits Reader Gasps, Danielynn Birkhead Brings Smiles

Originally posted 05/11/2013 08:00AM

Model-in-the-making Danielynn Birkhead, the late Anna Nicole Smith's 6½-year-old daughter, prompted an outpouring of oohs and ahs this week when she dressed up like a favorite Disney heroine for the Kentucky Derby, while the gasps were strictly reserved for the amazing tale of the man who served as a hippo's dinner – and then survived to tell his tale.

Here are the five stories that sparked the strongest reactions from readers over this past week – the news that made you happy, sad, laugh out loud, awestruck, even angry.

In the meantime, don't forget to keep clicking on the emoticons at the bottom of every story – your way of telling us exactly what you think.

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Anna Nicole Smith's Daughter Dannielynn Channels Mary Poppins at Kentucky Derby

Anna Nicole Smith's Daughter Dannielynn Channels Mary Poppins at Kentucky Derby

Originally posted 05/05/2013 06:20PM

The 6½-year-old and dad Larry Birkhead wear looks from the movie's classic "Jolly Holiday" scene on the red carpet

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Dick Van Dyke to Receive Screen Actors Guild's Highest Honor | Dick Van Dyke

Dick Van Dyke to Receive Screen Actors Guild's Highest Honor

Originally posted 08/21/2012 10:10AM

Five Emmys, a Tony, a Grammy – and he's won the hearts of millions. Now, Dick Van Dyke is to receive his acting union's highest honor: the Screen Actors Guild's Life Achievement Award.

The tireless actor, 86, who's as comfortable with doing slapstick as he is with being suave, will be honored in January for his 60-year-plus career and his lifelong humanitarian accomplishments.

"Dick is the consummate entertainer – an enormously talented performer whose work has crossed nearly every major category of entertainment,” says SAG-AFTRA co-president Ken Howard.

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