How crazy did Americans become about the Robertson family this year? If Yahoo search data is any evidence – very.
According to Yahoo, Americans' top obsession this year was reality television show "Duck Dynasty." The A&E series beat out "Breaking Bad," "The Walking Dead/zombie apocalypse," "Twerking" and "Snapchat," in a category that adds the volume of searches with the speed that the term rose in popularity.
Females dominated Yahoo's most-searched terms of the year. Miley Cyrus headed a list that also included fellow celebrities Kim Kardashian, Kate Upton, Selena Gomez and Amanda Bynes. Justin Bieber was the list's lone male and was ranked tenth. more >>
Former National Basketball Association star Magic Johnson recently told Anderson Cooper that he is Christian but that he also supports his openly gay son.
In an interview on "Anderson Cooper 360" that aired Monday, Johnson talked about many issues including how being a Christian and having a gay son is "reality."
"I go to church, I'm a Christian, but the reality is, my son is gay. That is the reality. And I tell pastors that, I tell other pastors that," said Johnson. more >>
A Pennsylvania church looking to attract new members from the surrounding area recently held a "Camo Sunday" service, which was inspired in part by the hit TV reality series "Duck Dynasty."
The First Wesleyan Church of Bradford, a congregation in Northwest Pennsylvania known for having traditional and contemporary worship, held its special service Sunday. The "Camo Sunday" worship involved attendees donning their best camouflage clothing, reminiscent of the attire often worn by the "Duck Dynasty" family the Robertsons.
Kim Kardashian lashed out at one Twitter follower Saturday for questioning her parenting skills.
Kardashian, the 33-year-old first time mother of 5-month-old daughter North West, is defending herself against one Twitter follower who criticized her for tweeting about having fun more than parenting. When Kardashian did share that she took her daughter swimming for the first time, one follower's response seemed to upset her.
"We took our baby girl swimming today for the 1st time, she loved it so much! #BestDayEver," Kardashian tweeted. more >>
Tia Mowry-Hardrict, the 35-year-old Christian actress, recently received some good news when her show "Instant Mom" was picked up for a second season.
While the first season for the Nick at Nite show "Instant Mom" is not yet finished airing, Nickelodeon revealed that the show would be back on the network.
"Life is so beautiful," Mowry-Hardrict tweeted after retweeting the announcement from The Hollywood Reporter. "...yay!" more >>
Kris Jenner has been linked to "Bachelor" Ben Flajnik recently, but the Kardashian matriarch and manager is finally speaking up about the rumors.
While Flajnik, the 31-year-old winemaker, has repeatedly denied dating a newly-separated Jenner, 58. Now the latter is addressing dating the season 16 "Bachelor" to E! News recently.
"Ben and I are good friends," Jenner told E! News. "I think he is a great guy but we aren't dating!" more >>