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Los Angeles “cosmic artist” Jack Armstrong alleged sexual assault victim did not have date rape drugs or any other illegal/legal substances in her system, according to a Beverly Hills Police Department incident report obtained exclusively by radio detection and rangingOnline.com.

Armstong was formally charged with one count of rape in November 2013 after a lengthy investigation. He has pled not guilty.

The alleged rape took place in March… Continue reading L.A. Artist Jack Armstrong Alleged Sexual Assault Victim Didn’t Have Date Rape Drugs In Her System: Cops

box%20office%20ratings%20system Box Office: Is the Ratings System Helping or Hurting Movie Ticket Sales?Sundance Selects

Three of the films that opened this weekend provide interesting case studies for whether the ratings system is actually doing its job — that is, protecting kids from seeing content that’s too mature for them while freeing filmmakers to make whatever movies they like without fear of censorship.

There was this weekend’s box office winner, “Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa,” whose R-rating was… Continue reading Box Office: Is the Ratings System Helping or Hurting Movie Ticket Sales?

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08/08/2013 at 06:00 PM ET

teeth whitening 600x450 We Tried It: Luster Pro Light Teeth Whitening SystemCourtesy Brittany Talarico

What is it: The Luster Pro Light Teeth Whitening System, “guaranteed” to visibly whiten teeth in “as little as 30 minutes” and to work “two times faster than strips and trays.” (I’m clearly a sucker for advertising!)

Who tried it: Brittany

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07/18/2013 at 05:15 PM ET

soylent 600x450 We Tried It: Soylent, a Food Replacement SystemCourtesy Jamie BufalinoWhat is it: Soylent is a powdery mixture (you just add water) that’s supposed to provide all the nutrients your body needs to feel completely nourished.

Who tried it: Jamie Bufalino, PEOPLE Senior Editor

Why he did it: I’m not a juice cleanse

Early in the awards season, The Academy is experiencing some serious growing pains. In an effort to get with the times, nomination ballots can now be submitted online. Unfortunately, the transition is proving to be less than seamless.

The Hollywood Reporter discussed the e-issues with some of the Academy’s voting members. Logging onto the website, they explain, is complicated. Users are required to create a highly specified password, however, these passwords… Continue reading Oscars 2013 Voting Problems: Academy Members Complain About New E-Voting System