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The 5 biggest bombshells from Harper Lee’s new novel

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The most hotly anticipated book of the summer is “Go Set a Watchman,” Harper Lee’s follow-up to her 1960 novel “To Kill a Mockingbird,” which won the Pulitzer Prize and became an instant classic. “Watchman,” which takes place in the 1950s, 20 years after the events of “Mockingbird,” isn’t out until Tuesday, but the first chapter was released today, giving us all a first taste of what we can expect. Here are some of the highlights:

  • Jean Louise Finch, “Scout” to her fans, is heading home to Maycomb from New York, where she now lives. (We always knew she was a New Yorker at heart! Happy to have you, Scout.) “Tired of New York?” asks her lifelong friend Henry Clinton, whom we’ve never met before, when he picks her up at the station. “No.”
  • Henry wants to marry Scout — and wastes no time getting to his point. “Although she still moved like a 13-year old boy and abjured most feminine adornment, he found something so intensely feminine about her that he fell in love . . . She was afflicted with a restlessness of spirit he could not guess at, but he knew she was the one for him. He would protect her; he would marry her.”
  • Her brother Jem is dead, a shocking revelation that is dealt with in one line: “Just about that time, Jean Louise’s brother dropped dead in his tracks” — at which point her father, lawyer Atticus Finch, eventually takes on Henry as a sort of surrogate son and apprentice.
  • Atticus now has severe rheumatoid arthritis, needs help to get dressed in the morning and, according to Henry, “can’t even hold a razor.” We can’t deal with Jem’s death or with Atticus getting older, so let’s get back to something less devastating: potential romance between Scout and Henry.
  • So will there be wedding bells for Scout? Not if she has anything to say about it. She was an independent little kid and she’s grown up into a delightfully independent young woman, eschewing marriage, for now, with statements like, “I want to be like Dr. Schweitzer and play until I’m 30.” For she’s almost — but not quite — in love with Henry, a state which she recognizes would lead to an unhappy marriage and extramarital affairs. “After a few years, when the children were waist-high, the man would come along whom she should have married in the first place. There would be searchings of hearts, fevers and frets, long looks at each other on the post office steps, and misery for everybody . . . No. For the present she would pursue the stony path of spinsterhood.”

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The butt on Kanye West these days though.

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this is funny………..

The butt on Kanye West these days though...(photo)

The butt on Kanye West these days though...(photo)

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Relationship goals or not? Lovestruck woman and her boyfriend engage in a very rough play with a gun

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There’s nothing you wouldn’t find on social media these days! A video shared via Instgaram recently shows a black young man being urged by his lovestruck girlfriend to shoot her head with his gun. Not knowing whether it was loaded or not, she blindly urged the violent act on – insisting that she loves and trusts him. Watch below…

 

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Kevin Hart’s sex tape partner finds it ‘distasteful’ that the married comedian is cashing in on the cheating scandal

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Montia Sabbag, the 26-year-old woman at the center of the Kevin Hart sex tape scandal, is reportedly upset that the married comedian is cashing in on the drama.

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Weeks after Kevin apologised to his pregnant wife, Eniko, for cheating on her, he officially announced that he was going on an ‘Irresponsible’ comedy tour in the US – which was clearly put in place to exploit the scandal resulting from his sex tape.

Montia’s attorney, Lisa Bloom however insists that they find Kevin using the scandal “very distasteful” because Montia is enduring social media hacks, death threats and slut-shaming. “This stuff takes a toll mentally and physically, and now with this tour it’s like this whole thing was a joke,” she said.

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