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- Congrats, you’re old.
- J. Lo’s beautifully chaotic week.
- The movie performance I can’t stop thinking about.
- Pour one out for “Melania.”
- The Bernie memes, obviously.
It’s been an eventful week for Jennifer Lopez. Granted, this is J. Lo. I would venture that her typical week boasts more highlights for the bullet-point recap than most, but even by that standard, it was a big one for the Most Egregiously Snubbed Oscar Contender in Cinema History. (I am contractually obligated as a gay to bring up that Hustlers slight in a public forum at least once a month in perpetuity.)
To begin with, she narrowly escaped a harrowing encounter with an alleged sex cannibal. Heavens!