Pop Goes The News — Canadian star Pamela Anderson took her campaign against foie gras to the floor of France’s parliament on Tuesday.
The 48-year-old animal rights advocate spoke to politicians in support of a Bill to ban the force-feeding of ducks and geese to produce the liver delicacy.
Pop Goes The News — A Montréal artist has sparked debate on social media after posting a provocative cartoon just days before Friday’s national funeral for René Angélil.
Mathilde Corbeil sketched Québec’s official symbol — a fleur de lys — to resemble male genitalia and, in French, wrote: “Anne Hébert did not have a national funeral. René Angélil yes.”
This post has been updated with new developments. Contrary to some reports, Pop Goes The News was first to report on the allegations on Jan. 19 at 1:34 p.m.
Pop Goes The News — Amy Schumer took to Twitter and the airwaves on Wednesday to defend herself against allegations that she stole material from three veteran comedians.
The PR move came a day after comics Kathleen Madigan, Wendy Liebman and Tammy Pescatelli seemed to back off from the allegations against Schumer.
Pop Goes The News — Transgender reality TV star Caitlyn Jenner has quietly pulled the plug on her speaking tour, including dates in Toronto and Vancouver.
Jenner was scheduled to talk about her personal journey at Toronto’s Roy Thomson Hall on Feb. 22 and at the Orpheum Theatre in Vancouver on Feb. 23.
Pop Goes The News — Former Saturday Night Live star Victoria Jackson has revealed she is battling cancer.
The 56-year-old comedian says she underwent a double mastectomy and will soon be starting chemotherapy.
Pop Goes The News — The Internet exploded Wednesday after nude photos of Canadian pop star Justin Bieber went viral.
The photos show Bieber fully nude in Bora Bora and leave nothing to the imagination. The 21-year-old singer’s penis is on full display in most of the images, and at least one photo captures his bare buttocks.