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The Obamas Might Be Making The Perfect Hate-Watch For Their Netflix Venture

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Barack and Michelle Obama are dipping their toes in the streaming industry, and now have the perfect subject to focus on. The political power couple could possibly be adapting Michael Lewis' The Fifth Risk for Netflix, having recently acquired the rights to the book. 

Per Independent, The Fifth Risk eyes the Trump administration's "willful ignorance," and reckons with the consequences of passing off the most powerful positions in the nation to a group of uninformed, unprepared individuals. No official announcement has been made regarding this book's inclusion as part of the Obamas' previously reported deal with Netflix. The subject of their Netflix project could be anything, but with a reported $65 million changing hands for a book deal with Penguin Random House, it seems likely that these two deals are linked. 

It's not clear what the tone of The Fifth Risk adaptation will be as of now—if there is even a series in the works—but we can assume there will be at least a hint of shade thrown at the Cheeto-hued current POTUS. 

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Delevingne shared why they chose now

Last week, Cara Delevingne and Ashley Benson officially confirmed the rumor that they're dating, with Delevingne posting an Instagram video of the two of them kissing. Now, in a new interview, she revealed why they confirmed the rumors. Basically, it was in celebration of Pride.

In the interview with E! News at the TrevorLIVE Gala, Delevingne was asked why the pair chose this moment to take their relationship public, and she answered: "Because it is Pride, it's been 50 years since Stonewall happened, and I don't know... It's been just about our one year anniversary so, why not?"

Why not, indeed? Delevingne also said that the kissing video was "just a little something," which makes sense. After all, the couple were recently spotted lugging around a kinky sex bench, so some simple kissing must feel pretty elementary.

At the Gala, Delevingne shouted out Benson during her speech too, though not by name. "I also have another very special woman in this room to thank and you know who you are," she said. "She's one of the people who help me love myself when I needed it most and I really needed it. She showed me what real love is and how to accept it, which is a lot harder than I thought." I'm swooning.

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