Analysis: ‘Mike’ punches up the story of Mike Tyson

And if you do not have youngsters, have you ever checked off all your summer season journey plans? Or maybe you did not go wherever additional than your native inexperienced market. That is completely effective as a result of house is the place the guts is — so let’s love on some new content material.

The titular topic of this new Hulu present is Mike Tyson, although the streamer says the restricted sequence additionally “examines class in America, race in America, fame and the power of media, misogyny, the wealth divide, the promise of the American Dream and ultimately our own role in shaping Mike’s story.”
“Mike” chronicles Tyson’s rise from a teen who dedicated petty crimes to boxing champion, in addition to his previous authorized controversies — in 1992, Tyson was discovered responsible of rape, and was sentenced to 6 years in jail (although he served lower than three). And in case you had not heard, Tyson is in no way joyful concerning the venture.

The primary two episodes of “Mike” are streaming now.

‘Promoting the OC’

My love of home porn is properly documented.

So think about my glee when Netflix introduced a spin-off of the favored actual property sequence “Selling Sunset.”

This actuality sequence nonetheless follows the Oppenheim Group — headed by twin brothers Jason and Brett Oppenheim — however focuses on the agency’s second workplace in Newport Seashore in California’s Orange County, which suggests new realtors, new drama and new multimillion properties to lust over.

It is streaming now.

‘Home of Ho’ Season 2

(From left) Judy Ho and Vanessa Kon are shown in a scene from "House of Ho" on HBO Max.

And it isn’t simply their mega-mansions. I really feel zero disgrace in relation to my obsession with the rich.

Enter a brand new season of “House of Ho,” which facilities round a Vietnamese American household — led by patriarch Binh Ho and his spouse, Hue Ho, immigrants who constructed a multimillion greenback actual property and banking empire in Houston.

Season two introduces some new solid members from the broader household tree, together with extra cousins, some future in-laws — and a few of their households, too. Which means there’s loads of alternatives for extra battle and snark alongside the luxurious now we have come to like.

The primary three episodes are streaming on HBO Max (which is owned by CNN’s mother or father firm, Warner Bros. Discovery).

Two issues to hearken to

‘God Did’ by DJ Khaled

DJ Khaled performs at an event during Miami Swim Week on July 16 in Miami Beach, Florida.

And one other one.

DJ Khaled is releasing his thirteenth studio album, “God Did,” and the uber-producer sounds extra excited concerning the new venture than his listeners.

Understandably so, since earlier this month he shared on Instagram that Jay-Z shall be one of many featured artists.

“HOV DID!!! HOV VOCALS IS IN! WOW,” reads the caption for a sequence of photographs, which included his shocked response to the cameo.

The pair teamed up earlier than, together with rapper Future, for the 2016 single “I Got the Keys.”

“God Did” is out now.

‘Will of the Individuals’ by Muse

(From left) Matt Bellamy and Chris Wolstenholme of Muse perform during the Eurockéennes music festival in eastern France, on July 3.

Muse just isn’t solely releasing a brand new album, however entering into the non-fungible token sport: “Will of the People,” the band’s ninth studio album, can also be accessible as an NFT version.

That mixture of rock music and know-how ought to apparently not come as a shock. “The band have always been at the forefront of technological innovation in their creativity and artistry,” Sebastian Simone, vice chairman of viewers and technique at Warner Data within the UK, instructed The Guardian.

“Will of the People” can also be out now.

One factor to speak about

(From left) Wells Adams and Sarah Hyland attend the iHeartRadio Music Festival in Las Vegas on September 21, 2018.

Is August now the brand new June in relation to celeb weddings?

There have been loads of notable of us’ nuptials this month — singer James Bay and music promoter Lucy Smith, former Fb government Sheryl Sandberg and Tom Bernthal, and actors Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck, who legally wed in Las Vegas in July however held a giant ceremony this month at his property in Riceboro, Georgia.
However the one marriage ceremony that warmed my coronary heart probably the most was that of “Modern Family” star Sarah Hyland and “Bachelorette” alum Wells Adams.

I may tick off a listing of the reason why I discover this couple lovely, together with that they first linked through social media (as did my husband and I — although our meet was on the granddaddy of social media, AOL Instantaneous Messenger). However finally, I feel I am simply actually joyful to see anybody who survives Bachelor Nation and finds real love.

One thing to sip on

Snoop Dogg attends the WrestleMania 39 launch party at SoFi Stadium on August 11 in Inglewood, California.

Snoop Dogg is an instance to hip-hop artists in every single place.

I’ve usually questioned if rappers ever “age” out of the sport, on condition that a few of our favorites, like Snoop, are actually of their 50s.

However clearly that is not a fear as he is nonetheless out right here making music — along with his personal discography, he is lengthy been all around the Okay-pop scene, having collaborated with BTS members, Psy and Women Technology, amongst others. And he is additionally making strikes.
This month alone, I’ve reported on a brand new cereal known as “Snoop Loopz” from his firm Broadus Meals and the debut of his youngsters’s sequence “Doggyland – Kids Songs & Nursery Rhymes.” The Doggfather was co-creator of this animated sequence and laid down vocals for the primary character.

Strategy to develop your empire, Snoop!

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