1. The list of people performing between yesterday and today for Trump’s inauguration includes country singer Toby Keith, The Rockettes and Jackie Evancho.
Last night’s performances include: country singers Toby Keith and Lee Greenwood, DJ Ravi Drums, 3 Doors Down and The Frontmen of Country featuring Tim Rushlow, Larry Stewart and Richie McDonald.
At today’s swearing in, Jackie Evancho, the 16 year old pop singer that came in second on America’s Got Talent in 2010, will be performing. She has said it wasn’t about politics however, saying that she thought it was for her country.
And there will only be two balls which the President will attend, the “Liberty and Freedom: The Official Presidential Inaugural Balls” and the “Salute to Our Armed Services Ball.” They will feature performances by singer Sam Moore, Silhouettes, The Rockettes, Pelican 212, The Piano Guys, Circus 1903, Cache Olson, Lexi Walker and Erin Boheme.
2.A member of the paparazzi made a racist comment to Chrissy Teigen about John Legend.
Chrissy Teigen and John Legend flew from LA to New York on Thursday, and upon landing at JFK airport there was a usual crowd of paparazzi. However, the couple was greeted by a photographer who asked, “If we evolved from monkeys, why is John Legend still around?”
Chrissy Teigen shared this on twitter while also saying, “and people wonder why celebs lose it in pics.”
She also went on to tweet:
“I was very kind. Answered cooking questions, then he came with that. Fucking disgusting.’
“Also, john is right next to me. The balls.”
3. There is now a wine glass with a built in sipper to prevent wine from staining your teeth.
Wine accessory company Oenophilia has invented “Wine Sippers,” wine glasses with built in straws to prevent your teeth from becoming stained with wine.
These wine sippers have a similar feel to mugs, and cost $24 for a set of 2.
4. Reese Witherspoon thinks it might be the perfect time for a third Legally Blond
Witherspoon told E! About the possibility of another Legally Blonde movie saying:
“We’ve thought about it….I need somebody really clever to come up with a great idea and we’ll do it.”
She also went on to say:
“I do think it’s a good time to do it…I think women need that kind of positivity right now.”
5. Ivanka responded to the idea that she’ll act as First Lady, calling it an “inappropriate observation.”
While talking to Deborah Roberts on Good Morning America Ivanka said, “There is one first lady, and she’ll do remarkable things.”
6. Twitter attacked Trump’s photo of himself “writing” his inaugural address.
Donald Trump posted a photo of himself on Wednesday sitting at a desk with a notepad in his hand and the caption:
“Writing my inaugural address at the Winter White House, Mar-a-Lago, three weeks ago. Looking forward to Friday. #Inauguration”
Twitter quickly reacted, accusing him of not actually wiring the speech, and making jokes about the doodles he had made on the piece of paper.
7. The girl scouts will be participating in the Inauguration parade and people are not happy about it.
While the girl scouts have been appearing in inauguration events throughout history, people are not happy with their presence this year.
The Girl Scout’s website has clarified that no one is forced to participate, and that they support girls building courage and confidence to lift their voices.