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    ‘Community’ Reunion: Donald Glover — and the Entire Cast — Are Ready to Do a Movie (variety.com)

    Fans hoping for a “Community” movie announcement are going to have to wait a little longer. The cast and creator Dan Harmon reunited recently for a table read, followed by a Q&A to reminisce about the show — but continue to tap dance around the notion that the second half of the show’s “Six Seasons and a Movie” prophecy might come true.

    “We can’t make movies right now,” quipped Donald Glover, who was among the “Community” stars who gathered to read the Season 5 episode “Cooperative Polygraphy,” as part of an event to support COVID-19 relief charities. In particular, the reunion, which streamed on Monday on Sony Pictures TV’s “Community” YouTube page, was a benefit for Frontline Foods and José Andrés’ World Central Kitchen, two groups working to get means to frontline responders and vulnerable communities.

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    Tekashi 6ix9ine drags Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande into Billboard feud (www.billboard.com)

    In the interest of transparency, Billboard wanted to clear up the Hot 100’s chart rules and tabulation process, the calculations that go into the determinations of its final rankings, and the stats accumulated by the two singles that marked this week’s highest debuts. Here are the facts.

    The total stream count for “Gooba”: 55.3 million combined audio and video U.S. streams for “Gooba” were reported to Nielsen Music/MRC Data and Billboard for this week’s Hot 100.

    6ix9ine’s claims that not all of his streams were properly counted: Streaming numbers visible to the public on audio and video data platforms do not reflect the volume included in Billboard’s chart calculations. Neither do the stream counts that services make available to content owners (including 6ix9ine and his team) directly through a proprietary data feed or dashboard.

    Instead, each data provider provides a post-audit number to Billboard and Nielsen Music/MRC Data — excluding streams that do not meet long-standing charting parameters, such as U.S.-based-only plays, minimum play length, excessive plays and lack of user verification. This is applied to all songs from all artists. (Billboard has reached out to YouTube for further comment about their play statistics for “Gooba.”)

    The 30 million streams that 6ix9ine said Billboard counted matches the included chart total for all video plays. That number is more than double any single-week video stream total for any song so far this year.

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    Gallery: Dakota and Elle Fanning list San Fernando valley home at $2.699 million (www.yahoo.com)

    A low-key but luxurious home in L.A.’s San Fernando Valley, owned according to well-informed sources by actor sisters Dakota and Elle Fanning, has come to market at almost $2.7 million. The siblings, former child actors who have both gone on to grown-up success on the small and silver screens, purchased the property via an inscrutable trust just about three years ago for $2.3 million. Described in listings held by Robert Walters of Leland Properties as an “East Coast Transitional-style home,” the family-sized residence is hidden down a private, gated lane in the until recently relatively unsung but rapidly gentrifying Valley Village area with six bedrooms and 5.5 bathrooms in just under 4,600 square feet.

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    The Best Cast-Iron Skillets and Pans of 2020: Tested and Reviewed (www.epicurious.com)

    The best cast-iron skillets will stay with us for a lifetime—so finding the right cast-iron pan is important. They’re true workhorses, and every kitchen should have one of these relatively inexpensive, super-heavy duty pans that boast a natural nonstick coating when properly seasoned. They’re great for sautéing, frying, and baking. Sure, they can be a pain to maintain, but with proper care, they can last a lifetime.

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    Every Sneaker Worn in "The Last Dance" (www.nicekicks.com)

    The Chicago Bulls truly captured the entire world in the 1990s. From the 1991-93 titles to the second three-peat run, the Bulls weren’t just America’s team. They were the world’s team. Even if you were a fan of a rival squad, Michael Jordan and his crew captured the hearts and eyes of the world. Love them or hate them, the ’90s Bulls were it.

    During the 1997-98 season, a film crew was allowed unprecedented access to capture the team in its quest for a historic second three-peat in what would be the last season for the team as a group. Michael Jordan would agree to let the tapes roll more than 20 years after the legendary bookend championship to the most critical organization in basketball history. “The Last Dance” captured the end of the dominant Bulls era like never before.

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    Who Got the Most Screen Time on SNL This Season? (www.vulture.com)

    The weirdest season of Saturday Night Live since the one with Anthony Michael Hall is over. It began with the one-two punch of hiring and then firing Shane Gillis (we don’t have to talk about that again), and it ended trapped in its own apartment complex, like Olivia de Havilland in Lady in a Cage. Eddie Murphy returned to the show that he saved in the 1980s, and a crowded Democratic primary made room for plenty of impersonations and stunt casting. Especially stunt casting. In all the years Splitsider and Vulture have been measuring SNL screen time, the most important cast member is the concept of fame, and celebrities and former cast members dominated season 45.

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