How to Fix Group Photos With Ex-Boyfriends: Replace Him With the Family Cat

first_img“My cousin got married and my boyfriend was in all the official pictures,” Forsberg told TODAY. “When we broke up six months (after the wedding), my sister thought it’d be fun to replace him with a picture of my cat.”RELATED: Ryan Reynolds Schemes With Dumped Teen After She Posts Hilarious Prom PhotosEmily uploaded all the photos into Microsoft Paint and replaced Chloe’s ex with images of Woof.“I felt a bit bad to have the pictures ruined with photos of him,” says Chloe. “But my sister made me feel a bit better about it.”The amusing re-dos were so purrrrfectly done, BBC 1 Radio host Greg James retweeted the photos to his 1.6 million followers.LOOK: Twitter Cracks Up When Dad Accidentally Asks A-List Celebrity to Step Out of His Photo With Matthew BroderickSocial media users were tickled by the DIY photo prank, including Chloe’s ex, who was delighted by the effort.“We spoke about it and we had a laugh,” Forsberg said. “Some people thought it was a bit of a cruel thing, but he found it funny!” Be Sure And Share The Pawesome Photos With Your FriendsAddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailEmailShare to RedditRedditRedditShare to MoreAddThisMore AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterTwitterShare to EmailEmailEmailShare to RedditRedditRedditShare to MoreAddThisMoreWhy remember a wedding with your former lover when you can giggle at the family cat instead?A kind sister trying to be helpful edited some recent family photos as a means of cheering up her newly-single sibling.27-year-old Chloe Forsberg of Southampton, England had been in a committed four-year relationship with her boyfriend until she recently broke things off. Unfortunately, her ex was featured prominently in a lot of family photos, particularly some wedding shots.last_img read more

The Phantom of the Opera Star Ben Crawford on Finding His Dark Side and Freaking Out His Daughter

first_imgBen Crawford (Photo by Caitlin McNaney for On Finding His Dark SideI suppose there has to be [a dark side to me] to play this part. You know, sometimes this business can do things to you. And I think what I’ve learned in my career is obviously professionalism and niceness go millions of miles, but there are times where you might have to show your teeth in a sense. So I guess that would be my dark side that we use in the show. Related Shows On the Sexiness of the PhantomIt’s very sexual. I don’t know if I’ve ever played a character so infused with sex. It’s not really charm, but a primal feeling he has. I don’t know if he ultimately would know what to do with it, but there is a lot of sexual tension that kind of oozes from him.On Freaking Out His Baby DaughterShe’s seen me with the mask on. They came between shows one day. I put the mask on and she started to shake. I took it off. And she was OK. Then I put the Red Death—the skull mask—on and she loved that! She loved the skull. So, OK, maybe now she realizes Daddy is putting on a mask so I put the Phantom mask back on. And she [shakes] again. Like, is it cold in here all of the sudden? No, she’s shivering with fright, Ben!On Being the Friggin’ PhantomEveryone knows the Phantom. I think it was Norm Lewis who said—you know, he’s gotten awards, he’s had major accomplishments in his life, but whenever he says, “You know, I played the Phantom…” Oh! The Phantom! People know what that is. And so to don that mask is such an honor in a lot of ways. Ben Crawford Click for More from the Photo Shoot Photos by Caitlin McNaney for | Styling: Carlton Jones | Grooming: Morgan Blaul | Video Directed by Mark Hayes | Produced by Paul Wontorek | Location: Auction House Star Files Ben Crawford (Photo by Caitlin McNaney) On the Phantom Workout PlanPeople say to me at the stage door, “You must be tired.” And I’m like, “Yes, I am. Thank you for noticing!” It’s funny because when you calculate the time onstage, it’s only about twenty minutes or so. But you are on in those twenty minutes. There’s no chillin’, no hanging out. You’ve turned the energy meter to eleven. I call it my CrossFit every night.On Making the Phantom His OwnIt’s a really cool opportunity to be able to take the audience on this character’s journey. There are certain points that the character obviously has to hit, but the way you get to those points is all up to the person playing it. And it’s fun to have people come to the show and see things in the character they’ve never seen before. So that artistic fulfillment is definitely there.On Keeping Knives from the PhantomHe can turn on a dime. He’s lived alone his whole life so he doesn’t pick up on social cues. I think he would be a very dangerous guest at a dinner party. He would have the manners and he would obviously come very appropriately dressed, but you just never know. God forbid the food isn’t good. Like an undercooked steak? Or an overcooked steak? I think that would be it. And thank about it—at a dinner party, there’s knives, you know? [Laughs.] That’s the job of [playing] the Phantom—to kind of keep him on the edge. Ben Crawford (Photo by Caitlin McNaney) A devilishly handsome leading man with a killer voice, Ben Crawford has primarily shone on Broadway over the last decade in comedic roles—most notably charming audiences under a pile of prosthetics as Shrek and primping as Veruca Salt’s ridiculous Russian father in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Now the notably nice-guy actor is exploring his dark side, and reaching new heights, as the 16th star to play the title role in The Phantom of the Opera. Here are some highlights from Crawford’s appearance on Broadway’s new series Front Row. Watch’s Front Row segment on CrawfordVideo Player is loading.Play VideoPlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 4:22Loaded: 0.00%0:00Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently behind liveLIVERemaining Time -4:22 1xPlayback RateChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedEnglishAudio Tracken (Main), selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. 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Wealth consultant enters legal services market

first_imgA Luxembourg based global wealth consultancy is to enter the UK legal services market by buying a stake in a legal firm newly licensed as an alternative business structure by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. Oracle Capital Group said today it is setting up a legal department to enable it to offer ‘legal advisory services to support its international client base, many of whom are entrepreneurs and business owners conducting transactions in, or relocating to, the UK’.The division will be led by Yuliya Andresyuk (pictured) of London firm Y and G Legal.  Andresyuk said it would provide advice in four key areas: corporate and M&A; debt financing; intellectual property protection and corporate immigration. Andresyuk said that the tie-up with Oracle would bring advantages to both parties: ‘It allows us to tap in to their pool of clients and the sale of shares will give us a financial injection.’ Y and G Legal applied for ABS status in February.  Andresyuk said the process was straightforward: ‘We only had one or two clarifications to make.’Oracle Capital Group was founded in 2002 and headquartered in Luxembourg. It claims to provide ‘comprehensive, tailored and confidential services for high-net-worth individuals and their families’ and has offices in offices London, Geneva, Nassau, Moscow, Almaty and Limassol. Chairman Martin Graham said: ‘We are thrilled to further expand our offering by adding legal advisory services which will be highly in demand from our international client base who require expert guidance when navigating the UK judicial system.’last_img read more

Michael Jordan, Tiger Woods dominate Forbes’ highest-paid athletes list from 1990 onwards

first_img Written By Last Updated: 2nd June, 2020 19:53 IST Michael Jordan, Tiger Woods Dominate Forbes’ Highest-paid Athletes List From 1990 Onwards Compiling the list of the highest-paid athletes since 1990 shows Michael Jordan dominated that decade while Tiger Woods enjoyed success in the 2000s. $105,000,000 2007 Tiger Woods (Golf) Athlete Earnings 1990 Mike Tyson (Boxing) $78,100,000 $36,000,000 $285,000,000 $105,000,000 1997 Michael Jordan (Basketball) 1993 Michael Jordan (Basketball) $80,300,000 $78,000,000 $30,010,000 $88,000,000 $43,900,000 $75,000,000 $106,300,000 $60,500,000 2013 Tiger Woods (Golf) $35,900,000 $69,000,000 $59,000,000 Year Athlete Earnings WATCH US LIVE 2001 Tiger Woods (Golf) 2002 Tiger Woods (Golf) LIVE TV 1996 Mike Tyson (Boxing) 2014 Floyd Mayweather (Boxing) 2004 Tiger Woods (Golf) Sujay Chakraborty COMMENT 1994 Michael Jordan (Basketball) Athlete Earnings 1998 Michael Jordan (Basketball) FOLLOW US Also Read | Roger Federer Beats Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi As The Highest-paid Athlete In 2020 $75,000,000 2006 Tiger Woods (Golf)center_img $90,000,000 1991 Evander Holyfield (Boxing) 2020 Roger Federer (Tennis) $93,000,000 $65,000,000 2003 Tiger Woods (Golf) $85,000,000 2011 Tiger Woods (Golf) Year Tennis legend Roger Federer became the first tennis player to top the Forbes’ list of highest-paid athletes in the world. The recently released list saw Roger Federer beat the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi to be named the highest-paid athletes for 2020. The ongoing financial crisis due to the coronavirus pandemic means the earnings of the top athletes across the globe took a huge hit. Thanks to his whopping $100 million endorsement deals, Federer topped the list despite earning a $6.3 million by playing tennis. When it came to the highest-paid athletes over the past three decades, a clear trend has been noticed where earnings have gone significantly up and the likes of Michael Jordan, Tiger Woods and Mike Tyson have dominated the proceedings. Here’s the list of the highest-paid athletes from 1990 to 2020.Also Read | Cristiano Ronaldo Surpasses Lionel Messi With $108m To Become World’s Richest FootballerHighest paid athletes from 1990 to 1999Mike Tyson was at the peak of his boxing career during the 1990s and was the highest-earning athlete in the world in 1990 and 1996. Mike Tyson’s former foe and potential future opponent, Evander Holyfield headlines the list in 1991 with more than double the earnings of ‘Iron Mike’ the previous year. However, the MVP of the 1990s was Michael Jordan, who at the time was one of the most recognised faces on the planet.The NBA legend won two three-peats with Chicago Bulls and was one of the most influential figures in taking the NBA to the global stage. As per reports, earnings from Michael Jordan NBA contracts were estimated to be around $93 million. Thanks to his explosive deal with apparel brand Nike, the Bulls legend’s earnings from his endorsements dwarfed his NBA earnings. 2015 Floyd Mayweather (Boxing) $28,600,000 Also Read | Scottie Pippen Made $20 Million More Than Michael Jordan NBA Contracts: ReportHighest paid athletes from 2010 to 2020Tiger Woods’ dominance continued in the 2010s before the likes of Floyd Mayweather, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi took over. Mayweather made the list in 2015 and 2018 with earnings of mouth-watering $300 million and $285 million respectively. The 50-0 boxer beat Manny Pacquiao in 2015 and Conor McGregor in 2017, which accounted for much of earnings. Also Read | Mike Tyson Shocks Fans After Yawning During Title Match At AEW Double Or NothingHighest paid athletes from 2000 to 2009One of the greatest drivers in Formula 1 history, Michael Schumacher started off the 2000s as the highest-paid athlete, but the decade belonged to just one person – Tiger Woods. 11 appearances in a row and a record 12th appearance as the highest-paid athlete, cements Woods’ legacy as one of the greatest athletes ever. Known for his dedication and resilience, the 2021 World Golf Hall of Fame inductee enjoyed unprecedented success in the 2000s. Despite his career falling off the cliff in the early 2010s, Woods has seen a comeback in recent years. In 2020, Woods was placed eighth in Forbes’ list of highest-paid athletes. 2010 Tiger Woods (Golf) $127,000,000 2019 Lionel Messi (Football) First Published: 2nd June, 2020 19:53 IST Year $110,000,000 1992 Michael Jordan (Basketball) $300,000,000 2016 Cristiano Ronaldo (Football) $115,000,000 2017 Cristiano Ronaldo (Football) $87,000,000 1995 Michael Jordan (Basketball) 2008 Tiger Woods (Golf) 1999 Michael Schumacher (Formula 1) 2018 Floyd Mayweather (Boxing) $100,000,000 2009 Tiger Woods (Golf) 2005 Tiger Woods (Golf) 2012 Floyd Mayweather (Boxing) $78,300,000 SUBSCRIBE TO US $49,000,000 2000 Michael Schumacher (Formula 1) $69,000,000last_img read more