The Daily Dish: Kevin Hart Mistaken For Usain Bolt By NBC

August 26, 2020
Kevin Hart attends the WSJ Tech D.Live at Montage Laguna Beach on November 13, 2018 in Laguna Beach, California

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Kevin Hart Mistaken For Usain Bolt By NBC - Reveals That He Tested Positive For COVID-19 Earlier This Year

Kevin Hart had a busy week. First, he said in a stand-up set over the weekend that he tested positive for COVID-19 early in the pandemic. He shared, “The problem is that I had it around the same time as Tom Hanks, and I couldn’t say anything because he’s more famous than I am.” Then just yesterday, NBC posted a news article about Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt testing postive for COVID-19, but they mistakenly used a photo of Kevin Hart for the story! Kevin Hart got on Instagram and said, "No comment ----‍♂️----‍♂️----‍♂️----‍♂️.....I must of gotten really fast & tall overnight... P.S this is Disrespectful on so many levels....All you can do is laugh."

No comment ----‍♂️----‍♂️----‍♂️----‍♂️.....I must of gotten really fast & tall overnight....I want to take advantage of this moment & race anybody in the world. We can bet whatever....Shit just got real. I am also no longer doing comedy due to my Olympic training schedule....IM BACK BITCHES!!!!!! ----‍♂️----‍♂️----‍♂️----‍♂️----‍♂️----‍♂️----‍♂️----‍♂️----‍♂️----‍♂️ P.S this is Disrespectful on so many levels....All you can do is laugh. Maybe the Covid 19 shrunk his legs & torso ----‍♂️----‍♂️----‍♂️----‍♂️----‍♂️----‍♂️------

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The Ellen DeGeneres Show Executives Knew That It Was A Toxic Workplace Since 2018

The executives behind The Ellen DeGeneres Show were already aware of an allegation of a toxic workplace environment at least two years ago. According to Buzzfeed News, “one current and one former employee said a complaint was filed with an industry union in 2018 that alleged gender discrimination, including sexist remarks made by top producers.” On top of that, a spokesperson for Warner Bros. confirmed the 2018 complaint in a statement. It complaint was investigated and resolved. So it seems like things have been bad for a while!

Home Improvement Stars Are Reuniting For A Building Competition

I'll be watching! The History network has issued a 10-episode order for an unscripted series called Assembly Required, which will star comedian Tim Allen and be hosted by Richard Karn. The show is a competition series that will spotlight the best builders from across the country at their home workshops. They will try and save household items that are in desperate need of fixing. Tim Allen said in a statement, “Let’s face it, we’re living in a throwaway society... We buy, break, replace… rinse and repeat. Whatever happened to repair and rebuild?!" The show is scheduled to launch sometime in 2021.