Kevin Spacey must appear in court for arraignment

(CNN)A Massachusetts judge on Monday denied Kevin Spacey’s request to be excused from his arraignment in Nantucket District Court next week. Police have video of Kevin Spacey groping a busboy, complaint says CNN has reached out to Spacey’s attorney for comment. Spacey intends to plead not guilty and wanted to waive his right to be physically present at his January 7 arraignment on charges of indecent assault and battery, according to court documents obtained by CNN. “I am requesting that …

‘Bird Box’ memes are a hoot

(CNN)Note: This post contains spoilers relating to the Netflix film ‘Bird Box.’ To protect themselves from it, they block out windows and wear blindfolds if forced to venture outside. Birds also serve as something of an alarm system. The sensory deprivation experience by the characters serves well to build suspense, but has also been a gift to the social media gods, with the birth of countless memes in the movie’s aftermath. They range from jokes about what temptations would get …

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2019 class announced

(CNN)Janet Jackson isn’t just in control; she’s now set to be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. They were able to visit Rockhall.com to cast votes for which artist they believed to be most deserving of induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. The top five artists, as selected by the public, comprised a “fans’ ballot” that was tallied, along with the other ballots to choose the 2019 inductees. Voting was capped at one ballot …

Dave Grohl, Guy Fieri and other celebs feed wildfire first responders

(CNN)Some famous chefs and rockers-turned-chefs are showing their gratitude to the California first responders by feeding them. To all the @losangelesfiredepartment and @lacountyfd heroes we met last night…thank you. It was an honor to cook for you. – Dave . https://www.lafd.org/fire-stations/station-73 . https://www.lafd.org/fire-stations/station-81 . https://www.lafd.org/fire-stations/station-83 . https://www.lafd.org/fire-stations/station-68 . https://www.lafd.org/fire-stations/station-89 . https://locator.lacounty.gov/fire/Location/3046512/los-angeles-county-fire-department—station-125 . #backbeatbbq A post shared by Backbeat BBQ (@backbeatbbq) on Nov 13, 2018 at 9:44am PST California braces for more casualties as Camp Fire death toll climbs to 48 …