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Aside from the 2016 presidential election -- pop culture also provided tons to tweet and facebook about from the academy awards to the world series, it seemed that 2016 offered something that all. Pop culture news cardi b escorted out of fashion week party after lunging at nicki minaj movie reviewers lack inclusion of women and minorities, new study finds. Pop culture entertainment and celebrity news, interviews, photos and videos from today.