Raise a Glass to Beyoncé and Jay-Z, Jimmy Fallon, Roger Ebert, and More

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It’s been a buzzy and busy week in the world of headlines, from the huge Tonight Show announcement to the death of the late, great Roger Ebert. Let’s talk a peek back at the week and raise a glass to a few famous faces.

Cheers to… the return of baseball season and the return of YankeesMariano Rivera. [ESPN]

Cheers to… Jimmy Fallon, the new host of NBC’s The Tonight Show as of 2014. Fallon is taking over from Jay Leno after a 22-year run. [The Daily Beast]

Cheers to… the Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, and her adorable baby excitement. [ABC News]

Cheers to… Roger Ebert, a fantastic and passionate film critic. [Washington Post]

Cheers to…  Carmelo Anthony’s 50-point game against the Miami Heat, marking the Knicks’ 10th win in a row. [NY Daily News]

Cheers to… the return of Mad Men — and Peggy Olson. [Vulture]

Cheers to… Glee’s Cory Monteith, who’s taking care of himself and checked into rehab this week for substance abuse, and to girlfriend/co-star Lea Michele who is privately — and publicly — holding his hand through it all. [People]

Cheers to… Beyoncé and Jay-Z’s five amazing years of marriage. [The Daily Meal]

Cheers to… Louisville’s Kevin Ware, who was somehow in good spirits when delivering the Top 10 List on the Late Show with David Letterman after his horrific leg injury during the NCAA Tournament. The severe incident spurred a tremendous wave of social media support from athletes, celebrities. [ABC News / NY Daily News]

Cheers to… Magic Johnson, who is standing by his son with love as he stepped out hand-in-hand with his boyfriend, saying: "This is a good moment for us as a family, and a greater moment for him. Now he's just the bubbly kid we knew again. ... I'm behind him a million percent. This is really wonderful for him." [People]
And finally — Cheers to… this amazing new Great Gatsby trailer that reveals the incredible soundtrack of the much anticipated film that includes Beyoncé, Jay-Z, Kanye West, Lana Del Ray, and Andre 3000. [TIME]

 

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