NEW YORK, NY - MAY 14: Whoopi Goldberg attends A Celebration of Barbara Walters Cocktail Reception Red Carpet at the Four Seasons Restaurant on May 14, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by D Dipasupil/Getty Images)
"This fight is only going to go on if people realize there’s an issue. Not just during the Academy Awards, during the year," she said. "That’s what’s going to make the change."
In response to widespread outrage over the lack of acting-nominee diversity the Academy announced a number of new guidelines aimed at change. "Selma" director Ava DuVernay applauded the move as a "one good step" in the right direction:
While some, including director Spike Lee and acting couple Jada Pinkett and Will Smith, are among those calling for boycott action, Ice Cube likened the Oscars outrage to "crying about not having enough icing on your cake."
"We don’t do movies for the industry," he said during an interview with Graham Norton. "We do movies for the fans, for the people, If the industry gives you a trophy or not, or pats you on the back or not, it’s nice, but it’s not something you should dwell on."
The event formerly known as Home World has a new name and new location.Get totally inspired for spring as you find hundreds of ways to improve your home. Make your home the one you really want. Show open daily duringmall hours. Admission is free!
Landscaping and Outdoors
Get ready for Spring and Summer and transform your outdoor space into something that feels like you’re on vacation
Make sure to visit our demonstration stage during the entire show. There will be exciting demonstrations on how to re-purpose and design thanks to Monarch Market Affair.
Meet Barry Williams from The Brady Bunch
Join us as we welcome Me-TV superstar Barry Williams who played the iconic Greg Brady from The Brady Bunch TV Show. Meet him and get an autograph on February 10th stage side at center court in front of Macy’s.
The line will start forming when the Mall Opens, and Barry’s First appearance will be at 11 a.m.
Come prepared with your camera or cell phone for the Meet and Greet.