Working with GDT? Is he finally growing up? Becoming an adult? At 40?
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Working with GDT? Is he finally growing up? Becoming an adult? At 40?
|by Anonymous||reply 600||September 16, 2021 1:47 PM|
Here we are!
|by Anonymous||reply 1||September 3, 2021 10:49 PM|
Well, I really hope he is happy working with George McFly, not spending time with da Ho, not minimojying and getting ahead workwise. Hurray. Now keep your mask on around strangers and we‘re getting there.
|by Anonymous||reply 2||September 3, 2021 11:04 PM|
I’m more excited about this than about Shadow and Bone.
|by Anonymous||reply 3||September 3, 2021 11:06 PM|
R2 Ha ha I just saw that on the end of the last thread! Good Lord, yes Ben must be on Cloud Nine. Hopefully all thoughts of the Ho have fled his head. I hope Glover can put up with being grilled about BTTF 24/7. Although may be a touchy subject as he didn’t appear in the sequels!
|by Anonymous||reply 4||September 3, 2021 11:25 PM|
R4 Speaking of. . . whoever wrote comment 599 with all the fizzing descriptions of Ben's inner child..
I love you.
|by Anonymous||reply 5||September 3, 2021 11:52 PM|
R4 thank you. I love you too
|by Anonymous||reply 6||September 3, 2021 11:57 PM|
R5 I meant you of course, as I am the author of 599
|by Anonymous||reply 7||September 3, 2021 11:57 PM|
I‘m actually sure he is really scared of Crispin and BDT.
|by Anonymous||reply 8||September 4, 2021 12:02 AM|
|by Anonymous||reply 9||September 4, 2021 12:03 AM|
R8 Scared yes - but also buzzing & the rest of R7’s description on the previous thread!
|by Anonymous||reply 10||September 4, 2021 12:09 AM|
Buzz buzz buzz. He‘s a human vibrator. Wonder where that‘s on the erotic blueprint spectrum.
|by Anonymous||reply 11||September 4, 2021 12:14 AM|
R11 Haaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa haaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa haaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa!!
So good. . . !
|by Anonymous||reply 12||September 4, 2021 12:45 AM|
R11 Apologies for the repetition here, but I still don’t get *at all* why the fake fuckwit replied with that comment after her (possibly house-sitting) friend ran her a nice bath and lit some candles?! Her mind is a vile labyrinth she’s never gonna escape from.
|by Anonymous||reply 13||September 4, 2021 1:05 AM|
R13 Oh sweetie, when you're desperately husband shopping you have to advertise what your turn ons/offs are.. what better way than to put them on blast on Insta??
|by Anonymous||reply 14||September 4, 2021 1:13 AM|
R14 Yeah good point - I should’ve thought of that! 🤣 I feel like her thirst trap posts are getting more and more desperate. She’s definitely selling herself as well as that swill they call wine. And half-price Kinrgy too of course.
|by Anonymous||reply 15||September 4, 2021 1:44 AM|
Just caught up on the last thread and learned I have a BB DL thread alter ego @ R 597?? Not too shabby considering BB has only been living rent free in my head for a few short months. Life comes at you fast.
|by Anonymous||reply 16||September 4, 2021 2:48 AM|
And to clarify on R16, no this isn’t the plural troll from the pixie debacle. I don’t know who that was but just wanted to give a shout out to the person who called me an alter ego in XXIII part 2. This post might also be sponsored by wine, but definitely not fucking fresh vine
|by Anonymous||reply 17||September 4, 2021 3:29 AM|
Better hurry up and vote gals.
|by Anonymous||reply 18||September 4, 2021 10:10 AM|
R17 I haven’t tasted it so really I can’t comment with authenticity, but I can only imagine it tastes like shit. Maybe if you put some of her Kinrgy essential oil stuff in it, it might help. Has anyone been able to face tasting it???
|by Anonymous||reply 19||September 4, 2021 10:11 AM|
R18 Yeah lol - who is the Dylan guy? Oh okay I’ve just googled him. Umm no - if I was going to vote, I would actually take BB’s 40yo ass over him.
|by Anonymous||reply 20||September 4, 2021 10:14 AM|
Yikes BB is losing out to an even lesser nobody, come on BB Barnacles you have one job!
R11 Hahaha You win comment of the week...free lion and fairy emoji's coming your way🧚🏾♀️🦁
R2 Agreed as entertaining as it was this year it was cringe watching him walk through all the "...gates" he made this year. Instaboobiegate was the funniest tho R4 I hope Crispin and GDT grills BB about that 24/7 and all his mini emojigate 😂 now that's a convo I wanna be a fly on the wall for 🪰
|by Anonymous||reply 21||September 4, 2021 11:17 AM|
R21 Oh god yes I’d pay money if they talked about that. Maybe we should spam GDT and Crispin about emojigate!!
Hey I know some of HP Lovecraft’s work but does he happen to have any stories about 11:11? Maybe we got it wrong and the song’s a homage to his new job rather than Fake Fuckwit, lmao.
|by Anonymous||reply 22||September 4, 2021 12:00 PM|
R22 Hahaha oh god no! Oh let's allow BB to enjoy his 1st week at least😅 we are shadow daddy's shadow👤
|by Anonymous||reply 23||September 4, 2021 12:10 PM|
[Quote] Yikes BB is losing out to an even lesser nobody, come on BB Barnacles you have one job!
You underestimate Dylan stans lol
|by Anonymous||reply 24||September 4, 2021 2:05 PM|
Dylan is mostly known for being in Teen Wolf and the maze runner, I think he's a decent actor and at least he's not afraid to talk about social issues unlike Ben. I'm not even sure Ben would agree to the thirst tweet
|by Anonymous||reply 25||September 4, 2021 2:54 PM|
That Dylan guy has nothing on Ben looks-wise.
|by Anonymous||reply 26||September 4, 2021 3:07 PM|
R25 Dylan is a decent actor but also overrated. His stans are beyond obnoxious.
|by Anonymous||reply 27||September 4, 2021 3:45 PM|
R21 Don't you mean you'd want to be a McFly on the wall?
I'll be here all week folks, tip your waitresses.
Anyway *slightly* more serious matters. . . this comes with the context of I have never watched a thirst video cause it feels 110% cringe to me personally. But am I out of line thinking this campaign feels like the equivalent of a construction worker catcalling a woman and demanding that she smile for them? Isn't this supposed to be an insulting thing society should move past? Are there people that genuinely enjoy reading the over the top NSFW comments they're tagged in? Do they ever campaign for/ask actresses or is it only actors? Why is this in general an okay thing to do? Am I just missing the whole point or something or am I just old?
|by Anonymous||reply 28||September 4, 2021 5:32 PM|
R28 That’s a classic - McFly on the wall! I’m not sure I’ve even seen a thirst tweet lmao. It seems very much a stan thing and as they *tend* to be pretty young I’m not sure they see the bigger picture. Just the thirsty ones.
|by Anonymous||reply 29||September 4, 2021 7:59 PM|
R28 OMG McFly😂 kicking myself I missed that opportunity!!! You got me with that my BB pun game has been poor poor of late! Yes big tips for you my friend. Yeah thirst tweets it's a thing to give celebs even more inflated egos. To be honest I would prefer if they got BB to read out his mean tweets...well our DL comments. I think he would start crying😅
|by Anonymous||reply 30||September 4, 2021 8:12 PM|
R28 I totally agree. I don‘t see why it is sexist to tweet like that about a woman but not about a man.
|by Anonymous||reply 31||September 4, 2021 9:30 PM|
R17 well, it‘s a delicate bouquet that enhances the earthy yet sweet tones of your nachos at the football stadium.
|by Anonymous||reply 32||September 4, 2021 9:33 PM|
Just wanted to let you guys know I wrote a song about the Ho too
Eleven twelve … you‘re on the shelf … you turn wine in to water … just like jesus or sort‘a.
|by Anonymous||reply 33||September 4, 2021 9:36 PM|
Yes on the surface some of the thirst tweets can be funny but some go waaaaay further than others. If someone tweeted like this about an actress there might be an uproar
|by Anonymous||reply 34||September 4, 2021 9:38 PM|
R34 now I‘m sick.
|by Anonymous||reply 35||September 4, 2021 9:39 PM|
R34 but quite specific. You don‘t just come up with the details of the church like that. Somehow the hamster is the one thing sticking to me now.
|by Anonymous||reply 36||September 4, 2021 9:43 PM|
R34 Woah, yeah I’d expect to maybe see that on a Tumblr fanfic 🤣 but somehow on Twitter I don’t expect that kinda detailed stuff! Surprised Twitter haven’t blocked that?
|by Anonymous||reply 37||September 4, 2021 9:57 PM|
R36 certainly not the sexiest description lol. Some of those accounts I think of the self proclaimed Billy Russo cult have actually posted some pretty funny ones but I’m avoiding posting them on the DL because I think they are entertaining and don’t want them to freak out and go private again
|by Anonymous||reply 38||September 4, 2021 10:00 PM|
R37 porn is allowed on Twitter. In theory, they only delete death threats and the like.
|by Anonymous||reply 39||September 4, 2021 10:02 PM|
The Billy Russo fans are mostly sub fantasies … hahaha. Just picturing him reading those.
|by Anonymous||reply 40||September 4, 2021 10:06 PM|
R40 Either he would be too embarrassed and appalled anyone would treat women that way or he’s a secret dom and would be too turned on reading them lol it could go either way really. I think it’s probably the latter one. There has to be a reason he’s so good at playing villains
|by Anonymous||reply 41||September 4, 2021 10:20 PM|
R42 nonono he‘s so good at playing villains because he‘s pretty, dark eyed and makes them likeable. That causes controversial feelings which is interpreted as good acting. Dunno. The only thing he really acted in recently was Gold Digger. The other ones are pretty cookie cutter. I wish he did more contemporary drama.
|by Anonymous||reply 42||September 4, 2021 10:30 PM|
R41 I really don‘t think he would be embarrassed. But it doesn‘t fit his image. When I see interviews of him in Caspian days he‘s much more arrogant and cheeky and flirty and what not, think of the sleeping naked and the sex dreams too. He has somehow turned himself into this sweetie pie within the last few years.
|by Anonymous||reply 43||September 4, 2021 10:35 PM|
R42 Have you seen the Punisher? It’s contemporary and some of his best acting IMO
R40 this clip could probably get me to join the cult too lol
|by Anonymous||reply 44||September 4, 2021 10:58 PM|
R44 I have of course and I think Billy Russo is an exaggerated character. Not by Ben‘s fault.
|by Anonymous||reply 45||September 4, 2021 11:00 PM|
Edit R45 i did not want to convey that I thought he couldn‘t act. I just wish he‘d have the chance to do more subtle stuff.
|by Anonymous||reply 46||September 4, 2021 11:02 PM|
R36 devil's in the detail...but at least she shows more imagination in her writing skills than BB did in his lyrics for 11:11 song. BB reading thirst tweet beastiality content? yeah doubt he could stomach reading that out to himself nevermind to the world.
R43 yes we have a waterdown version of BB now even though his audience in latter years have been the opposite, with exception of S&B, boring overscripted analytical word salad interviews.
|by Anonymous||reply 47||September 4, 2021 11:40 PM|
Very off topic, but does anyone else think Rob was blacklisted after supporting Chloe re: the abuse she endured while she was with Chris Hardwick? He’s barely done anything significant in several years now, which is weird considering he was in a few major movies and had his own show not too long ago.
|by Anonymous||reply 48||September 5, 2021 12:45 AM|
[quote]yes we have a waterdown version of BB now even though his audience in latter years have been the opposite, with exception of S&B, boring overscripted analytical word salad interviews.
R47 Yes but Ben is well established in the lane of "avoiding conflict at all costs." Which means be as silent and bland and boring as possible to be as uncontroversial as possible so you don't ever alienate or offend anyone. It keeps your potential fanbase as large as possible but doesn't specifically draw anyone into it. Well, except for teenaged fangirls who think he's really hot and very eagerly send him. . . thirst tweets. . . .
Plus you'd have to demonstrate that you have your own properly held views and opinions and principles and confident personality and all we've gotten from Ben lately is that he wants to surround himself with love and kindness 100% of the time. Well that and that he loves music and unabashedly spends most of his free time sitting at home watching movies and TV. He's a riveting angel on Earth to both the New Age bunch and the unemployed block.
Plus the analytical word salad satisfies his elitist half as it keeps him able to be taken seriously by the higher class educated folks.
Laarrrrrrggggggeeeeee potential fanbase.. He knows what he's doing. Well either that or he truly does lack any and all substance and there's a reason he's still single. *shrug* At least he's still pretty with the filters on..
|by Anonymous||reply 49||September 5, 2021 1:12 AM|
R49 If you are going to be so deprecating to Ben and everyone who follows him then shouldn’t you be embarrassed that you are still here? Is there somewhere else you should be?
R48 Yes I’ve wondered that, but people have to know who you are in order to blacklist you and I don’t think either he or Chloe are well known enough to really be blacklisted. Plus Chloe’s dad seems well connected enough that he could help rectify that if they were the case. I hope Rob gets a break soon though I think he deserves to be working more than he has
|by Anonymous||reply 50||September 5, 2021 5:15 AM|
So apparently Nina and JH are known for having threesomes? Was Ben one of them?
|by Anonymous||reply 51||September 5, 2021 8:27 AM|
R51 Euuuw what a vision. Don’t see it happening IMO. Two screechy volcras at once? No.
|by Anonymous||reply 52||September 5, 2021 9:20 AM|
R50 ummmmm if someone is going to be talking smack about BB and anyone else in his sphere then yeah R49 is exactly where they need to be to do that. I don't know what you think this forum is but first and foremost it's a BB say what you need to say place if you don't like it scroll on if your ears are too delicate for that then I think there's somewhere else you need to be.
R51 It seems Nina isn't into BB and will know alot about how that love triangle situation went down between BB, JH and BL and didn't support it much like JH family.
|by Anonymous||reply 53||September 5, 2021 9:56 AM|
R48 I'm going to have to catch up on the whole Rob/Chloe/Hardwick thing. Most likely prob given the cold shoulder or overlooked if Hardwick has the right connections, happens all the time. Hollyweird doesnt like people calling out/standing up to abusers and most likely its the victims/supporters that get the toughest treatment hopefully Rob and Chloe anyone else keep going in the right direction and get support from the right people.
|by Anonymous||reply 54||September 5, 2021 10:03 AM|
[Quote] It seems Nina isn't into BB and will know alot about how that love triangle situation went down between BB, JH and BL and didn't support it much like JH family.
Maybe they stuck with women then lol
|by Anonymous||reply 55||September 5, 2021 10:44 AM|
R48 It seems from what was reported by Chloe and Rob that Chloe was backlisted which Rob verified and as Rob stood up for Chloe at the time as advocate and boyfriend of Chloe then it seems to me that he was/is blacklisted too which I would think he was prepared for to speak out so openly about what happened to Chloe.
It also brought up Robs own dirty laundry which he had to publically address and apologise for, past issues with mis-treating women.
|by Anonymous||reply 56||September 5, 2021 11:28 AM|
R50 I don’t think you have to be well-known to be blacklisted, someone powerful has to have a grudge against you. Rob called Hardwick out directly on Twitter several times at the height of it in 2018, which I doubt went down well, considering Chris has a good amount of pull in the nerd corner of the industry. Plus, I don’t think a VFX god necessarily has any pull in the casting dept and with execs.
I do think it’s weird that Ben never really spoke up about Chloe’s claims, if I recall correctly he never commented on it or showed public support. I know we’re all inclined to believe that Ben didn't care, but I’m leaning towards, it’s hard to call out powerful people in any industry without facing major career repercussions. I could be completely wrong, of course.
|by Anonymous||reply 57||September 5, 2021 1:26 PM|
R56 I think you’re right, plus I do think there was mild naïveté on Chloe and Rob’s part. I did a deep dive this past week (bored + curious) and I don’t think Rob considered how much that previous allegation would harm him in the sphere of public opinion (him and Chloe got *a lot* of Twitter abuse at that time, with Rob’s past being a huge talking point for the Hardwick fans). I dove into a few Rob interviews (hoping to also find some Ben content, no dice), and in one podcast he said the woman he sent dick pics to was also sending him naked pictures of herself, but she managed to weaponize his against him 🤷 I do wonder if that aspect of his past coming to light also got studios to stop working with him.
I went off into this deep dive because I remembered Rob worked with Guillermo Del Torro in Pacific Rim. Here’s hoping Ben can put Rob’s name back in GDT’s ear?
|by Anonymous||reply 58||September 5, 2021 1:37 PM|
R57 and R58 well said and at the time of the allegations being public Hardwick was already married into a powerful media/publishing Hollywood Hearst family who backed Hardwick up and I believe would be the gears behind the blacklisting of Chloe and Rob.
They most likely dug up dirt on Rob and prob blackmailed Chloe as she stood down from taking the allegations further or speaking about it. Its the old trick in the book smear and dirt digging to discredit claims and shut down conversations. I like to think Rob would have been ready to talk about his past publicised indiscretions in the UK if he's publically speaking up against someone with deep connections in media who has done worse.
It is interesting to see what happens in these circumstances and the line people chose to cross when being public about a point of view or staying silent. There are different ways of supporting people and causes while minimising backlash and repercussions.
|by Anonymous||reply 59||September 5, 2021 1:56 PM|
R59 in my morning brain fog, I COMPLETELY forgot about the Hearst connection, which absolutely made it a David and Goliath situation for anyone going up against Chris, which might hint at why Ben never spoke up.
A few years ago, my boss said something racist about a coworker of mine, and I told her HR would be hearing from me, and she threatened to make sure I was unemployable in my field. This is the medical field, and I knew she had very little clout in it, so I went ahead and reported her (of course HR took her side because that’s what HR does, but I’m still gainfully employed in the field, thankfully). I can’t imagine what it would’ve been like if I were dealing with much bigger fish, I honestly wouldn’t have spoken up out of fear. The whole system of money+power is pretty effed up
|by Anonymous||reply 60||September 5, 2021 2:23 PM|
R60 sorry you and your coworker went through that and it's so fucked up to be unsupported when witnessing and supporting others in discrimination of any kind. The entertainment sphere is built on power, money and abuse.
|by Anonymous||reply 61||September 5, 2021 3:04 PM|
I think BB’s ego is too delicate for MMF, and agreed, don’t think ND was into BB for a MFF sitch.
|by Anonymous||reply 62||September 5, 2021 3:47 PM|
Why is every pictures done for the promo of his single are so bad? And why he did them all when he had shorter hair when he looks better with longer hair? I hate it
|by Anonymous||reply 63||September 5, 2021 4:31 PM|
R63 I've been wondering the same. I hate his hair short, he looks so ordinary and it draws attention to his ears.
|by Anonymous||reply 64||September 5, 2021 5:38 PM|
R64 Still can't believe he went "cut my own hair during new year" when it's probably the Ho doing the haircut, wonder if she convinced to do it because she prefer short hair. He usually keep them longer when he doesn't have to cut them for a job
|by Anonymous||reply 65||September 5, 2021 6:00 PM|
I personally much prefer his short hair to his long hair so I like the pics, but it’s embarrassing he keeps posting motivational quotes from that text my eyes account 🙄🙄🙄 Why not let the music speak for itself or speak genuinely about why you made/released it now in interviews or posts without cryptic and loosely related quotes from a meme account about why you felt compelled to share
|by Anonymous||reply 66||September 5, 2021 6:04 PM|
He updated his bio on Spotify and cleaned it up at least
|by Anonymous||reply 67||September 5, 2021 6:28 PM|
|by Anonymous||reply 68||September 5, 2021 6:39 PM|
R68 How... cheesy!
|by Anonymous||reply 69||September 5, 2021 7:01 PM|
R68 I found a ‘Ben Barnes - Artist’ on Spotify but I don’t think it’s him? Sorry for sounding dumb but I don’t use Spotify a lot - what’s his account/bio listed under?
|by Anonymous||reply 70||September 5, 2021 7:49 PM|
R66 R68 There is a rather hilarious irony to it..
"After years of being directed, written for and edited in movies, this is his moment to shine the light. . . ."
And that's why so much of what he posts/follows these days are inspirational quote memes to share as thoughts written for him by others that direct him how to think and live his life.
At least self parody is entertaining.
|by Anonymous||reply 71||September 5, 2021 7:56 PM|
R70 on Spotify there's not many to choose from but his verified account is the one with the pic of his head glued to the piano.
|by Anonymous||reply 72||September 5, 2021 8:00 PM|
😂😂 another fresh interpretation of 11:11
|by Anonymous||reply 73||September 5, 2021 8:14 PM|
R73 Interesting how there’s no mention (apart from the watch) of the actual title of the single. Has he fallen out of love with that himself now?!
|by Anonymous||reply 74||September 5, 2021 8:27 PM|
R74 I hope so! It’s not too late to change the title of the song that’s the beauty of releasing music online. He could easily explain it away as people getting it confused with the release date or wanting the single’s name to better fit into the theme of the other EP titles
|by Anonymous||reply 75||September 5, 2021 8:30 PM|
R72 Thanks - I tried it on the web player and it popped up as top of the list. Didn’t appear on the mobile app - weird?!
|by Anonymous||reply 76||September 5, 2021 8:31 PM|
R74 R75 Hoping he’s had an epiphany and realised that associating it with the Ho is not a smart move!
|by Anonymous||reply 77||September 5, 2021 8:37 PM|
R76 BB's whole musical situation is weird so not surprised there are more weird instances attached to it.
R77 I wonder if he's just going to refer to the song title symbolically for now as there is association to JH. Or now that his Barnacle Stans have picked up on the JH debacle he's giving them a pause in being triggered but still trying to make money from them...how much is he charging?
|by Anonymous||reply 78||September 5, 2021 8:46 PM|
I find all of those motivational quotes to be defensive behavior. As if he is almost apologizing for it or trying to make sure nobody will be too hard on him. Babe, you made a pro video featuring ERW. No kid gloves. Own your stuff!
|by Anonymous||reply 79||September 5, 2021 8:51 PM|
R78 The single is the typical $1.29 on iTunes but I think the vast majority will consume it via the streaming services rather than buying it since the target audience is probably mostly millennials and gen z. People pay for Spotify subscriptions and he will get paid based on how much it’s streamed. And it’s similar with Apple Music.
|by Anonymous||reply 80||September 5, 2021 8:55 PM|
R50 Not embarrassed. Because this is the place where deprecating rules.
|by Anonymous||reply 81||September 5, 2021 9:01 PM|
R53 I will forever love you, Lilly. You are acuteness personified.
|by Anonymous||reply 82||September 5, 2021 9:02 PM|
R79 Ugh he is just so lame with his memes! Thanks R80 I might put it on my karaoke list😅
Im not sure if this wedding account is trolling JH as they keeping tagging her and Brooks wedding video but in the last comment someone tagged BB to write a song about their wedding😂😂😂...oh who did that? A medal to them🎖
R81 Goodstuff and deprecate we shall with a smile and a wink too😉
R82 love to you and the DL old and new (the depreciating ones anyway)
|by Anonymous||reply 83||September 5, 2021 9:11 PM|
Omg those wedding videos are vomit inducing. I guess they made an entire film about it.
|by Anonymous||reply 84||September 5, 2021 9:14 PM|
The worst about the inspirational quotes is that it‘s mostly the already ultra-prilvileged using them. Seriously, Ben, this is your pet project, you are not giving up your job in a bank to live as a musician while you have three children to feed.
|by Anonymous||reply 85||September 5, 2021 9:27 PM|
R83 R84 OMG yes - that is the cheesiest of cheese! 🤢 love that comment to BB!
|by Anonymous||reply 86||September 5, 2021 10:03 PM|
R85 It's part of larger propaganda. The non-ultra-privileged know it's all bullshit, and so are never even remotely attracted to that mindset (the still young and naïve commoners however. . . ). But the ultra-privileged can use it as laundered cover so as to downplay their own extreme privilege. "I used these quotes to inspire me so all you have to do is believe in your worth and put yourself out there and work really hard and you can become as rich and successful as me too!! It has nothing at all to do with how pretty I am or the nepotism afforded me through my inherited family wealth and privilege.. I just believed in myself enough and you can too!!"
|by Anonymous||reply 87||September 5, 2021 10:05 PM|
Some Malina account is trying to bring up Ben’s brown face in the Big Wedding and Darklina Twitter is not having it lol. FL hasn’t been brought up yet surprisingly, at least that I’ve seen
|by Anonymous||reply 88||September 5, 2021 11:01 PM|
R88 An actual Latina? So Ben is A) a female and B) born in Londres, Argentina? Or am I misreading the case for the defence??
|by Anonymous||reply 89||September 6, 2021 12:32 AM|
I think that person was referring to herself as an actual Latina, not Ben
|by Anonymous||reply 90||September 6, 2021 1:10 AM|
R90 Oh OK lol, I didn’t get it!!
|by Anonymous||reply 91||September 6, 2021 1:48 AM|
R68 I find that bio a bit tone deaf. He's been LUCKY to be a C+/B- list actor, getting to be directed, written for, edited etc, have broad enough appeal to get cast in enough projects to afford him his lifestyle. He sounds put upon for getting to have his name on billboards and getting paid a ton of money to play pretend for a few months out of the year. "FINALLY after a career of getting to do what most wannabe-actors DREAM of, I'm going to put out my OWN version of Michael Buble's music.."
For a logophile or whatever he called himself I'd have thought he could come up with a better bio.
|by Anonymous||reply 92||September 6, 2021 2:33 AM|
Did anyone notice that Text my Eyes post he shared in his story was from November 10, 2019? Or if you are in a time zone where it was already 11/11 when that was posted would the date be deferent? Has he really scrolled through hundreds of their posts just to find that or did he follow that account on his private account and that’s just a post he liked back then that he brought up again? Is there any significance to the fact that that’s a day before 11/11/2019 and his song might have something to do with that particular date? This following and reposting of this account is just weird and random
|by Anonymous||reply 93||September 6, 2021 3:06 AM|
R93 It’s possible he could’ve been following it back then, sitting in his Budapest apartment scrolling through posts. Think it’s more likely he was looking for an ‘inspirational’ type of page for his music announcement and either spotted it by chance or on Google or someone mentioned it to him. But he has obviously been scrutinising all their posts!
|by Anonymous||reply 94||September 6, 2021 3:42 AM|
R62 his loss. I could deal with JH if Brooks was there 😄
|by Anonymous||reply 95||September 6, 2021 10:17 AM|
Can I just say what I don't like? Put all my grievances out? Is it ok? I’m still anxious when talkin to ppl online so sorry about that.
So I don’t like the kind of music Benny Boy is doing. It’s not my cup of tea just because and also cuz of my years long dislike of all Bublé like music. Seriously, at Christmas I just wish I could go back in time and prevent him from ever recording anything. Sure look I know some people like it but for me this kind of ventures are shallow, unimaginative and forgettable. And the instrumentals smell cheesy and have a nauseous effect on me.
As far as I'm aware EPs are cheaper and quicker to make and they gave the word out before the actual album, and the point of them is also that there's no need for making any concept or tell a story cuz it’s 5 tracks tops aka low effort. But for the love of all things spice, he said that music is his dream and now, the lack of real promotion and some more in depth (unless you count the inspo quotes?) comments about it seem to me as the EP is a product of a rich kid whose daddy paid for their weekends only pop star dream.
Still can’t get over the female pirate thing too. Can we expect the full LP to be nursery rhymes inspired? And I never expected him to make groundbreaking music but he gaves out bout that degree of his and how much shite he knows and what we get? So far all I can see is a white insta girl in early 20s who's also an industry plant wannabe (without the actual connections tho). But like he 40?
And a question. If it was discussed before then sorry again. It looks like the music is for his small fan circle specificaly right? The BIG ANNOUNCEMENT was on his birthday cuz there was bigger traffic expected and his fans were waiting. I can’t see anyone being interested in it unless they have been with him a while now? Plus he/his team are not doing anything to promote it outside the cult following I think? Yee it only adds to the rich kid's whim…
|by Anonymous||reply 96||September 6, 2021 11:37 AM|
R96 I agree, he seems to be relying only on himself and his contacts for this, not really trying to turn it into something more "pro". Maybe he himself doesn't believe too much in it, or he's somehow embarrassed or considers it just a vanity project. I don't think he believes he can have the same career in music. Rightly so, since how many actors became successful as singers later too? Maybe Jared Leto, but I think music and acting were more or less going at the same pace, so not the same situation. ScarJo made a couple of albums, but with what success? Vanity projects for her too.
|by Anonymous||reply 97||September 6, 2021 12:41 PM|
R96 Privileged kid or not, I’m happy to let him have his fun. I’m not a huge fan of Bublé Style either but I can stomach a little at a time. I’m just hoping that (despite the 11:11 nonsense which we all know has got to have come from you-know-who) the music and the new grown-up project he’s currently working on can divert his attention permanently away from HoFace.
|by Anonymous||reply 98||September 6, 2021 1:46 PM|
The rich kid’s whim assessment is spot-on. He’s blown his wad on recording/producing this, plus the videos, so I think he has no more money for graphic design and definitely none for promotion. He’s hoping this goes viral.
|by Anonymous||reply 99||September 6, 2021 2:08 PM|
I think it would be so obnoxious if he was aggressively promoting it more than he already is I don’t know why people expected him to. And I’m sure many people would be complaining if he was doing more. He’s an actor first and foremost and this is just a passion project for him just like the many little passion projects that came out of the pandemic when some people were lucky enough to have some extra time to work on something they otherwise wouldn’t have done maybe. If his music does well then great but if not it will just be like any other movie or show that doesn’t manage to do great he will just move onto the next one. He’s not trying to make music his whole career or is primary source of income so pouring the money into it to self record and publish and make a good music video is already beyond what other cross over musicians might be expected to do. So where is this spoiled rich kid assessment coming from unless you have info we don’t about his parents funding it instead of him? It looks like he used his own money that he earned from a (so far) moderately successful acting career to fund a passion project while still prioritizing his acting career first. This doesn’t seem as controversial as some people are making it out to be here. And of course his music isn’t going to fit all music tastes so those people just shouldn’t listen to it just like any other song that doesn’t fit someone’s taste.
|by Anonymous||reply 100||September 6, 2021 3:24 PM|
Do we think that none of his fans or family told him that 11:11 was stupid or maybe some did and he's too dumb to understand how stupid that whole thing is?
|by Anonymous||reply 101||September 6, 2021 3:49 PM|
Well look who's with him
|by Anonymous||reply 102||September 6, 2021 4:39 PM|
R97 Ye it's just like he can't decide what he truly wants, but now with the S&B popularity it's time to try anyways?
R98 Honestly? The fallout thats gonna happen if the song/s are inspired by her is what I want to see. But at the same time I wish it ain’t gonna happen because beside all the wanky decisions he made lately I sometimes like to look at his bland ass in that little corner of the internet. And I love how the GDT show is called a grown-up project. Made my day.
R100 Imma pretty sure I never said his parents paid for this. (He wants a music career? He's gonna get it. That’s what a whim is and growing up I learned that it's a rich ppl privilege, usually paid by rich parents sooo I used it as an ?analogy? here cuz I found it appropriate. But it's just my opinion tho.) What I said was that I can’t see all of this passion or heart or whatever he claims he put into it. It’s just the one same statement in the few publications they made. And while I agree on the too aggressive promotion not doing any good, he does barely promote it to his established fans and them only? If the emojis were part of it, he ‘promoted’ it in a way that only the chosen ones did notice. Yet, his birthday post made it seem like a rather serious ‘little project’ and not something he will push to the back of the closet if it turns out mehh. That's what confuses me the most.
R102 They just stepped out of the shower. Will be down in a minute.
|by Anonymous||reply 103||September 6, 2021 4:46 PM|
R102 Ben’s holding a walking stick and Jimmy’s kinda hopping about. Not sure my little Jimmy’s fully better? Bless him.
|by Anonymous||reply 104||September 6, 2021 4:55 PM|
Also is that a new necklace?
|by Anonymous||reply 105||September 6, 2021 4:59 PM|
R105 It looks like the same Pyrrha wax seal style necklace he’s been wearing for the last few months, but they have many different pendants so it could always be a different theme I suppose. It looked like he was wearing a different necklace in the airport pic but maybe it was the same or he’s back to this one
|by Anonymous||reply 106||September 6, 2021 5:38 PM|
Glad to see Jimmi hopping about. And Ben looks lovely. Where were they? Is that some park in London? So a slightly older video... or is it more recent?
|by Anonymous||reply 107||September 6, 2021 6:32 PM|
R96 welcome😊 good points especially about the limited spectrum of audience and efforts with promotions for his dream project, yes agreed I don't think its for a long term career but a one off (hopefully) personal project. I knew it would be a Bublèsque theme too unfortunately.
R99 I think BB has plenty of money in reserves hes just stingy with it for his 'dream' music project😏...and it shows too, barnacle stan's fan arts are better than the graphic design/photography intern promo photos and pics!
Before the release I did think he was going to do more stuff with music and behind the scenes TV and film but now after seeing the music project and effort of promotion that's a defo no. Stick to your day job BB. I'm still curious what he's collaborating on with Lisa Joy or is she next in line to direct a music video for him.
|by Anonymous||reply 108||September 6, 2021 6:38 PM|
R102 Aww wee Jimmi hope he gets better and recovers with ease. Glad he's out and about!
|by Anonymous||reply 109||September 6, 2021 6:44 PM|
I assume he’s somewhere in Toronto not London. Jimmi might be there for his voice acting work or something else. Ben seems to be embracing his 40s with this new army drab color scheme and Jiminy Cricket umbrella and lit professor hair. I look forward to him getting back to the Darkling black aesthetic
|by Anonymous||reply 110||September 6, 2021 6:57 PM|
The Toronto film festival starts on Thursday. I wonder if Ben will be attending any events or reuniting with any buddies that might be there for the festival, but he might be too busy filming
|by Anonymous||reply 111||September 7, 2021 5:32 AM|
R110 FWIW the fansite makes a very specific reference to where and when this video is from, though I have no idea where she got the info.. *shrug*
|by Anonymous||reply 112||September 7, 2021 11:19 AM|
Yes that structure is in Regent’s park and on one of the main Wikipedia pics here. Interesting they know the date. I understand them not wanted to post it while they are there because people would probably go find them, but that’s a very latergram if he’s just posting it now. I wonder how often he does that lol
|by Anonymous||reply 113||September 7, 2021 11:52 AM|
R112 R113 The date can be found based on the band playing in the video
|by Anonymous||reply 114||September 7, 2021 12:06 PM|
Doh I’ll never learn!
I assumed this was in Toronto but as the sleuths above have discovered, it’s an old video!!
And I live in London so *nil point* to me for observation!
|by Anonymous||reply 115||September 7, 2021 12:10 PM|
I assumed above too but once I saw regents park mentioned it jogged my memory. Stephanie on BBF must be as good as the DL baddies at sluthing. He could have posted this a bit earlier to avoid our brief anxiety about Jimmi not being active on SM or liking Ben’s stuff like usual. Now that they are hopefully both single maybe they were out prowling for cultured women at the park lol. I’ll be at TIFF in a few days so I was kinda hoping Jimmi was in town for that but would also probably be terrified if I saw either of them
|by Anonymous||reply 116||September 7, 2021 12:24 PM|
So my hunch was right: that looked like London indeed! Our boy really didn't want to be bothered while home... that's appropriate defensive behavior, BB, I approve of it.
|by Anonymous||reply 117||September 7, 2021 12:46 PM|
R117 And what’s BB’s pet peeve? Defensive behaviour. Practice what you preach, oh Benjamin.
|by Anonymous||reply 118||September 7, 2021 2:43 PM|
R113 I bet he does that all the time and prob the whole time this year to throw off fans and DL sleuthing, it makes sense with all the crap that kicked off with his covid travelling. BB's not known for being a live action of the cuff sharing except for his interviews which I'd imagine he would rehearse alot and they're so boring. The funniest video I've watched with him was with KH and his Freudian slip hobo blow job comment.
|by Anonymous||reply 119||September 7, 2021 7:01 PM|
R116 I would prefer to approach Jimmi than BB he looks like he has better banter. I think Jimmi is better looking too.
|by Anonymous||reply 120||September 7, 2021 7:07 PM|
R119 that interview is peak comedy. I LOVE IT. One of the best things BB has ever done. 😂
|by Anonymous||reply 121||September 7, 2021 10:30 PM|
R121 Agreed! Rarely have I ever laughed so hard or so much..
But anyway.. who wants to add some fun to their evening interpreting this one? (where is that innocence font..)
|by Anonymous||reply 122||September 7, 2021 11:19 PM|
R122 If we’re lucky, she feels abandoned by BB and is cutting him off…
|by Anonymous||reply 123||September 8, 2021 12:01 AM|
Darren doing Christmas music and a song with ERW too 🤢 he’s so annoying. And I irrationally feel like this is stealing BB and ERW’s thunder before their music video lol
|by Anonymous||reply 124||September 8, 2021 12:19 AM|
R122 I feel like her last post from two days ago was written for Ben as some apology for derailing his music project with her desperate antics to make it about herself by saying it doesn’t matter if people don’t react the way you want or think it’s about her because you were brave for doing it in the first place. Then she’s pissed he’s done putting up with her bullshit and makes that passive aggressive post today where she says she’s cutting the cord because she feels betrayed but is somehow using the moon as her excuse?? because only normal mature adults can just manage their relationships and feelings without the help of the fucking moon. But not her
|by Anonymous||reply 125||September 8, 2021 12:37 AM|
“Ben Barnes is currently in Toronto, Canada, where he will begin filming on the fourth episode of Guillermo del Toro Presents 10 After Midnight, now officially titled Guillermo del Toro's Cabinet of Curiosities. Barnes is only part of the fourth episode of the Horror Anthology Series. The fourth episode is expected to film between 20th September to 15th October.”
|by Anonymous||reply 126||September 8, 2021 12:48 AM|
R125 I think you may be onto something. He hasn’t liked either of these posts, and neither is related to her businesses. These are precisely the posts he usually likes.
|by Anonymous||reply 127||September 8, 2021 1:08 AM|
R122 R123 Good lord, this creature is just awful. Not only that bullshit post about clearing out past relationships, betrayals and abandonments 🙄 (BL and/or BB?) but she also puts up that story where it looks like she’s sitting there on her studio floor using a vibrator!!
Yeah yeah I know it’s a massager but she’s obviously done that on purpose - she’s lonely and needs some action?!
R125 Could be, could be. Stranger things have happened with the Fake Fuckwit.
He’s not liked either of those last two. It’s 8 hrs since she posted the last one, be interesting to see if he goes back and likes either of them. He doesn’t usually do that but you never know - took him 2 days to like one of her Mexico posts one time.
|by Anonymous||reply 128||September 8, 2021 1:59 AM|
R127 Was typing that just as you were 🤣 I’m still going to keep an eye on them though just in case lmao.
R126 Interesting!! There must be something going on with it before the 20th surely though, as otherwise you’d think BB would’ve gone to Calgary? Maybe he’s taking some time out in Canada.
|by Anonymous||reply 129||September 8, 2021 2:06 AM|
R128 Wait. . . aren't they known as "personal massagers" for a reason? But no, I'm reeaaalllllly quite sure she's only advertising her theragun as "sports" therapy, not any other kind. . . .
|by Anonymous||reply 130||September 8, 2021 2:24 AM|
R130 Have you watched her story? And remembering that she’s man-shopping? 🤣 (I’m sure you’re right but everything she does just irritates the hell out of me!)
|by Anonymous||reply 131||September 8, 2021 3:01 AM|
R131 Damn it.. I forgot to turn on my sarcasm font again didn't I. . . . ;)
(Seriously, I really need one of those!)
|by Anonymous||reply 132||September 8, 2021 3:15 AM|
Ah well, Benny selling us old news … Well, who knows what he has to do in Toronto before actual filming… rehearsals and fittings and table . Maybe that site is just incorrect.
|by Anonymous||reply 133||September 8, 2021 3:23 AM|
Oh yadda yadda Jules Hough. Go flow with your teragun.
|by Anonymous||reply 134||September 8, 2021 3:27 AM|
Who knows, maybe Netflix requires their actors not to travel or to self isolate or some such thing before filming and now Benjamin is scrolling through every post of texfmyeyes and his photo archive. And of course the recent DL threads where Jimmi was discussed, so he felt the need to bring him up. A month later.
|by Anonymous||reply 135||September 8, 2021 3:31 AM|
Maybe all the thirst tweets helped him rebound from JH and provided some fuel for the quarantine imagination. Online shopping is also a great quarantine activity if he feels compelled to reflect on some other recent choices and stop dressing like he’s on a safari. Just a suggestion
|by Anonymous||reply 136||September 8, 2021 3:44 AM|
I have a different brand of those muscle massagers, and trust me when I say that there is no universe where you want that anywhere near your genitalia. It's like miniature jackhammer. I have an old back injury that it's great for, but hell no do not come close to my front with it.
|by Anonymous||reply 137||September 8, 2021 4:18 AM|
So I posted on deux mois's reddit about a celebrity we're embarrassed to have had a thing for in the past, and I posted that y'know, bb turned out to be a hypocritical Covidiot and I got a warning and my post removed! Um wtf?
|by Anonymous||reply 138||September 8, 2021 5:25 AM|
R124 I wouldn't be surprised if DC was here he seems defo trolly🤷🏾♀️
R120 Are there any other interviews that BB did that was funny and entertaining I honestly can't think of any other one. I do remember in the hobo bj interview he did get snarky about the swift reference KH made.
R125 I thought it was about not getting a husband after all the shopping she has done...she was investing in that for a while now.
|by Anonymous||reply 139||September 8, 2021 6:48 AM|
R135 Yeah that was quite coincidental, wasn’t it? Wonder what Jimmi was doing in London?
|by Anonymous||reply 140||September 8, 2021 8:46 AM|
R138 So they are protective of BB, someone suggested that here before!
|by Anonymous||reply 141||September 8, 2021 8:49 AM|
R138 Is this you?
|by Anonymous||reply 142||September 8, 2021 11:13 AM|
R142 I just checked and that comment is still there. R138 said theirs got removed so I think this one has slipped under the radar (for now).
|by Anonymous||reply 143||September 8, 2021 12:10 PM|
Trying to push the narrative gently on Reddit, so that I don't get censored either. 🤣
|by Anonymous||reply 144||September 8, 2021 12:52 PM|
BB still into dubsmash like it’s 2016
|by Anonymous||reply 145||September 8, 2021 6:28 PM|
R145 Yeah, but if that’s an 11:11 BTS, he’s all but confirming that he boned the HoMonster.
|by Anonymous||reply 146||September 8, 2021 7:15 PM|
How careful he was to add the #friends tag. 😂 They would make a lovely couple, I love ERW, she's beautiful and a great actress.
|by Anonymous||reply 147||September 8, 2021 7:18 PM|
R146 Yeah I think it is from the vid judging by his blurb. But I think I’ll choose to block out that image!! 😂
|by Anonymous||reply 148||September 8, 2021 7:27 PM|
R148 PS bedroom scene .. Cliché Central!!!! 🙄
|by Anonymous||reply 149||September 8, 2021 7:29 PM|
R148 Let’s see how long it takes for JH to react/respond to this…
|by Anonymous||reply 150||September 8, 2021 7:29 PM|
R145 Just noticing. . . He posted it at 2:11 Toronto time didn't he. . . which is 11:11 Pacific time. So where is he right now???
Also, the moron is ***STILL*** trying to hashtag 11:11. HOW MANY TIMES BARNES?!?!?!?!?!?
|by Anonymous||reply 151||September 8, 2021 7:30 PM|
R151 Proofreading and editing skillz were not part of his How To Mismanage Your Social Media class. Which he clearly aced.
|by Anonymous||reply 152||September 8, 2021 7:33 PM|
R151 I've kept an eye on Meganne Y, who's in Vancouver, but this year no birthday wishes for our sweet stupid fuckboy, and she's busy with a "real" boyfriend I reckon. We have nothing until someone spots him live.
|by Anonymous||reply 153||September 8, 2021 7:36 PM|
R152 Humorously enough, he did edit the post to fix all the typos and credit a photographer. BUT HE DIDN'T "FIX" THE HASHTAG!!!!!!!!!
|by Anonymous||reply 154||September 8, 2021 7:40 PM|
He said “follow my YouTube for more videos soon” like a little geriatric millennial influencer 😂😂 I’m sure he’s leaving the #11:11 broken hashtag just to remind everyone he’s not technologically advanced to manage expectations. His episode wraps the same day as his EP release but maybe he’s planning to release another music video before then. He should know from the Mt Wolf music video re-release about YouTube’s video premier features like live stream/chat before and during premiers so I wonder if he will do something similar or just randomly drop it without warning.
R151 I think he would still be in Toronto for rehearsals, fittings, screen tests, etc especially if this is the type of horror that requires any crazy VFX makeup or costumes. Netflix has some very strict covid protocols so I don’t think he would be traveling around anywhere else just to kill free time. He may want to be around for the other episodes even if he’s not in them yet, but some sets are closed to essential personnel only due to covid so that may be irrelevant
|by Anonymous||reply 155||September 8, 2021 8:12 PM|
R151 Oh yawwwn. I’m so over the 11:11 thing.
|by Anonymous||reply 156||September 8, 2021 8:23 PM|
R155 I would think he's still in Toronto too, yet we had a specifically pacific time posting. Which doesn't make sense, and now I'm wondering.. Is he just trolling people again or did he go somewhere?
|by Anonymous||reply 157||September 8, 2021 8:25 PM|
R157 Is he able to schedule posts? Is it possible he went home for a long, Labor Day weekend?
|by Anonymous||reply 158||September 8, 2021 8:26 PM|
If he went home (LA), it might explain JH’s cryptic, #woeisme posts. They had a convo & a parting of ways.
|by Anonymous||reply 159||September 8, 2021 8:28 PM|
It’s possible his schedule doesn’t allow for an 11:11 post in his current time zone so he’s doing it when he can or scheduling it in pacific time as his “home” time zone. Reddit bought Dubsmash at the end of last year as they try to become the main rival to TikTok and has been pushing for the reputation of supporting a more diverse variety of underrepresented creators/influencers compared to the mostly white gen Zs on Tiktok so maybe they even had a deal with Ben to make that post using their original dub feature, in which case he would have likely been advised by professionals to schedule it, but that sounds too marketing savvy for Ben.
|by Anonymous||reply 160||September 8, 2021 8:35 PM|
R158 Yes you can schedule posts, and there's no doubt in my mind that's what he uses (otherwise, he's literally checking the clock ALL "morning" long to make sure he hits post at exactly the right *minute*). But that would use his phone's clock, so unless he's going in and changing his phone's time zone just to troll/throw people off. . . well then he's gotta be in PST today.
|by Anonymous||reply 161||September 8, 2021 8:38 PM|
You can schedule posts in different time zones or adjust the time to fit a time zone. You aren’t limited by what time zone your phone happens to be set to at the time of post
|by Anonymous||reply 162||September 8, 2021 8:42 PM|
R160 I don't know what's actually going on today obviously, but his "time zone" allowed him to schedule a post last time. When we wondered if he was in NYC with Pixie or in NC with The Ho etc. cause he posted at 11:11 EST. It seems obvious in hindsight that he went to Toronto that day, likely for some kind of pre-production thing for the new show. Why would scheduling have worked then but not now?
|by Anonymous||reply 163||September 8, 2021 8:45 PM|
R138 here. I actually talked myself out of the ban last night and they left the comment up. I thought they'd at least take the second comment down but nope. Apparently they have a rule against Stan culture. I kinda giggled because isn't that pretty much what their entire thing is? Hey let's stalk celebrities and talk about it! But don't use the word homewrecker I guess? Anyway, I got a notification that someone replied, "You don't know him," but they apparently deleted it because I would have of course responded with, "Oh, do you? Is he circumcised?"
|by Anonymous||reply 164||September 8, 2021 8:46 PM|
R163 I’m not saying he’s using it properly or consistently haha who knows what he’s doing. I’m just saying all of the tools available to schedule posts that I’ve ever seen have more scheduling flexibility than being limited or dictated by the time zone your device is in. Otherwise that would defeat the purpose of the tool especially for social media managers based in one country or time zone scheduling and monitoring content for audiences in other time zones or on unique content schedules. And the settings are independent of your core phone settings so even if you scheduled it in one time zone it wouldn’t necessarily change just because your device time zone changed between schedule and launch, unless it’s set to do that
|by Anonymous||reply 165||September 8, 2021 8:52 PM|
Unless he had to go to Vancouver for a work related reason I highly doubt he’s allowed to travel for leisure right now with how strict Netflix is. It depends on the production and country but even vaccinated people who aren’t the cast or zone A crew are required and paid an inventive stipend to get tested every 2-3 days. Cast and zone A crew are usually required to be vaccinated and also have very regular testing and can be required to self isolate with a series of negative tests required if they traveled from a high risk area or had verifiable contact with an infected person. Production timelines often don’t account for weekends or long holiday weekends like Labor Day, but I think he’s also professional enough not to risk this opportunity on a long weekend home in LA for no reason especially if he would have had to get special permission for it or was expected to be on call for pre-production work. I could be wrong of course but logistically it doesn’t seem likely this close to production with how things are operating in covid times. And some of the announcements made a big deal about the GTD project being a fully Toronto based production so I don’t think he would be going to Vancouver unless it was S&B related
|by Anonymous||reply 166||September 8, 2021 9:16 PM|
R158 There was a tweet about a fan meeting him in Toronto on Saturday (September 4), but nothing more recent that I've seen. His last IG story promoting 11:11 (the watch over his eye) was posted at 11:11 AM EST on Sunday (September 5) though, so that would be the correct time zone if he was still on the east coast (Toronto). I'm not sure where he is today, but those 2 things make it seem as though he was still in Toronto over the weekend.
|by Anonymous||reply 167||September 8, 2021 9:18 PM|
R166 I at least didn't mean to suggest I thought he was traveling for leisure, it was my assumption that it was work related. I'm just wondering about the why, for which project and the to where.
R165 You basically hit the nail on the head. He would have to know how technology works to be able to avail himself of those options. And he's still hashtagging 11:11 like an idiot. Plus aren't those some rather ridiculous lengths he would have had to go to just to hide where he was?? Why?? Everyone knows you're filming in Toronto right now, why try to make people think differently if that still is the case?
I mean, the only possible explanation for purposefully posting an 11:11 reference in LA time verses where he actually is is to win back The Ho after she said she was breaking up with all the memories of past loves that let her down yesterday, right??? Obvi.
|by Anonymous||reply 168||September 8, 2021 9:36 PM|
He posted his august 9 post at 11:11 LA time while he was in the UK and I think one of this bday posts too, so I think he knows how to post at different times outside his current time zone. If he didn’t fly into Toronto until August 30th his 11:11 east coast time post was also while he was not in that time zone yet, so he could just be switching it up or posting it when he has the time. I don’t think it means much. The fact that his Instagram and Twitter posts aren’t coordinated makes me think he’s not scheduling it
|by Anonymous||reply 169||September 8, 2021 9:46 PM|
R168 R169 I think it’s just him and his ow particular brand of organised chaos tbh 😂. I truly hope he’s left that fake fuckwit in the dust. Not liked either of her last two cringe shitposts - as yet.
|by Anonymous||reply 170||September 8, 2021 9:52 PM|
R170 *own* 🙄
|by Anonymous||reply 171||September 8, 2021 9:58 PM|
R170 and I think it will be even more telling if she continues to not like his latest post! We aren’t the only ones hopeful that he’s finally dumped that moody moon bitch and her cooter punching vibrator
|by Anonymous||reply 172||September 8, 2021 9:58 PM|
Did anyone else have a split second moment of panic seeing him shirtless in bed with a girl before watching it with the sound on and realizing it was ERW and music video related? The thought of him and JH doing an actual relationship announcement by having her leap out from behind the covers is the stuff of nightmares and 🧚🏻♀️🦁 emoji trauma 😂
|by Anonymous||reply 173||September 8, 2021 10:13 PM|
R172 OMG I just spat my gin - cooter punching vibrator! 😂 I wish say it again - I *know* it’s a muscle massager but that crude desperate bitch staged that IG story to look like she was giving herself a good seeing to! Lmao.
R173 For one split-second I thought he’d posted an actual sex tape in error!
At least if it had been we’d know for sure he’s set up another private IG as we all know how good he is at posting to the wrong account!! 😂
|by Anonymous||reply 174||September 8, 2021 10:45 PM|
Oh God, if Ben pulled a Chris Evans! I'd love that!
|by Anonymous||reply 175||September 8, 2021 10:56 PM|
R174 Assuming I'm remembering correctly, recall that's the second of the recent vibrator stories she's posted. Wasn't it last week (or week before???) she had the story where she was literally laying on top of her "muscle" vibrator (it was under her abdominal area) and it kept on squirting out from beneath her (Yeah, I said squirted didn't I..)? I don't think it was the same jackhammer one from last night. I'm remembering it looked like a simple rectangular brick. Technically if we want to talk about The Ho using a vibrator on Insta, that was the video. Last night's leg video was G-rated in comparison!
|by Anonymous||reply 176||September 8, 2021 11:05 PM|
R176 Oh how unlucky of me, I missed that one!! 😂
|by Anonymous||reply 177||September 8, 2021 11:10 PM|
R176 R177 Yes, you are correct! Here's the IG story. JH with her other vibrator... haha
|by Anonymous||reply 178||September 8, 2021 11:29 PM|
She’s probably trying to vibe all her nerve endings to an early death to numb the pain of her desperate little life and prepare herself for a loveless, lustless, feeling-free relationship with an adequately rich husband as she realizes she will have to progressively lower her standards to maintain the lifestyle she projects to the world while selling herself on yachts
|by Anonymous||reply 179||September 8, 2021 11:49 PM|
R178 Thank you (???!) for posting. I will correct myself - I did see it but must’ve blocked it from my mind. God she’s desperate isn’t she?? Push it real good, HoFace!!
|by Anonymous||reply 180||September 9, 2021 12:14 AM|
Has that dubsmash vid been put through a photo app/refiner?
|by Anonymous||reply 181||September 9, 2021 1:23 AM|
R181 Also, they are not particularly close in that dubsmash, resulting in BB being at an odd angle in the shot. It can’t be Covid restrictions as they kiss in the actual vid. Maybe he was just trying to give her centre stage as it was her birthday yesterday?
|by Anonymous||reply 182||September 9, 2021 2:10 AM|
Just a note.. he appears to have liked Evan's IG comment a couple hours ago (over night for me and should have been for him). Really early call time today? Just getting off a red eye flight before? Something else maybe? *shrug*
|by Anonymous||reply 183||September 9, 2021 11:31 AM|
He isn't he filming? If so well he can film at whole hours, I don't think we should look too much into at what time he's on insta
|by Anonymous||reply 184||September 9, 2021 3:21 PM|
If he's filming, being called on set at 5 is a day that ends in y.
|by Anonymous||reply 185||September 9, 2021 3:39 PM|
R184 R185 Well that one article someone linked said filming wasn't supposed to start until September 20th. Doesn't mean that was correct of course, so it might be noteworthy that he's up so early today. Or maybe he really was traveling yesterday and this was him getting back.
|by Anonymous||reply 186||September 9, 2021 5:07 PM|
R186 I doubt hes traveling when he's gonna started filming soon, like R166 suggest it, the rules are probably a bit strict to avoid anyone getting sick, I doubt he'll go and risk having problems with the job
|by Anonymous||reply 187||September 9, 2021 6:09 PM|
R187 If he had to do something for S&B, well then he has to.. it's at least a possibility.
|by Anonymous||reply 188||September 9, 2021 7:09 PM|
Got an award from a magazine.
|by Anonymous||reply 189||September 9, 2021 8:10 PM|
R189 Adding to the above, he looks freshly scrubbed! The hair’s shorter and beard shaved down.
|by Anonymous||reply 190||September 9, 2021 8:11 PM|
R190 And I just noticed - is that a bit of grey at his temple or has he splashed his shaving foam around a bit?!
|by Anonymous||reply 191||September 9, 2021 8:24 PM|
The HoMonster’s got herself a gig…. 🙄
|by Anonymous||reply 192||September 9, 2021 8:29 PM|
R191 The first thing I noticed is the beard is gone. The second thing I noticed are the lighter bits in his hair as I immediately thought, "are those grey hairs?!?!?" Because it's not just at his temples, they're at the top too.
But on second thought, given how shoddy that shave is, I wondered if he had just gotten a cast done for future FX work. They cover most of your hair with a cap, but the edges stick out, which is exactly where you can see that "grey residue." It's a more likely answer than he suddenly grew a bunch of grey hairs over night, lol..
|by Anonymous||reply 193||September 9, 2021 9:02 PM|
R186 maybe BB is hitting the gym extra extra early before learning his lines and doing some sight seeing if he's got some topless/nudey scenes planned this S2.
R192 Ugh JH got a TV gig with other uninteresting people ironically on an inspiration TV show 🤣...gladly pass on that one and her pounded cooter. I wish she would use the "massagers" on her head...knock some sense into herself!
R193 ding ding ding top points to you yes the face cast of course, l thought it was hair moose but no your suggestion is more plausible hence the need to face shave too!
|by Anonymous||reply 194||September 9, 2021 9:25 PM|
Oh well done BB on your pseudo award🏆it's about time...⌚😏
|by Anonymous||reply 195||September 9, 2021 9:28 PM|
R193 Yes, that’s a really good theory. I wondered if they’d spray-greyed him but plaster cast is probably the thing. Didn’t have time to shower, Benny?! 🤣
R195 Waiting on some of the Twitter fans to post some of their “Wait! Ben Barnes is Jewish?!” type tweets. Yes dears, half-Jewish although he’s never been practising as far as I know. Not sure Mama has either? From what he’s said, they seem to be a pretty non-religious family.
|by Anonymous||reply 196||September 9, 2021 9:43 PM|
R195 Speaking of "about time". . . am I misunderstanding what Breakout Star usually means? Cause he's been in this movie/tv making business for 15 or so years. . . . Just what exactly is the statute of limitations on "breakout" here?!?
|by Anonymous||reply 197||September 9, 2021 9:43 PM|
R197 Yeah I wondered that too. He’s not put it on his own SM yet either?!
|by Anonymous||reply 198||September 9, 2021 9:45 PM|
R197 Maybe that was one of the wishing he made with is 11:11 symbolism or whatever! The only thing he will be breaking out in is a cold sweat trying to justify the age appropriateness of meeting the criteria of this award🤣🤣🤣 oh god this is a beaut and a nice giggle to end the day for me😉🙃
R198 interesting 🧐let's see how long🤔I'd imagine he will eventually put it in a very quick story after all his Barnacles Stans tag him
|by Anonymous||reply 199||September 9, 2021 9:55 PM|
R196 ....and half South African our cultured BB🌍
|by Anonymous||reply 200||September 9, 2021 9:57 PM|
R192 I spy a couple comments directed at Ben under her post. Fans aren't happy he liked the post and I don't blame them. Why is CBS turning activism into a competition??
|by Anonymous||reply 201||September 9, 2021 9:57 PM|
R192 and R201 how appropriate fellow judge Prianka is a covidiot too and usher is known in the industry as being a bag of STD's🤷🏾♀️
|by Anonymous||reply 202||September 9, 2021 10:09 PM|
Knowingly spreading viral disease... yes the common theme for this panel of judges is accurate!!!!🤮😷
|by Anonymous||reply 203||September 9, 2021 10:15 PM|
R196 The family seems non-religious, but Ben has obviously recently turned to relying on New Age LA Mysticism for his belief system. And that's definitely a religion to that bunch.
R201 Oh dear, are you not aware? The literal entire point of Woke Culture Activism is the competition for who can be the most Woke. Literally. Woke people neither achieve, nor want to achieve, anything else. It's all about their ego, nothing more. It's gross. I'm honestly surprised this hadn't been done earlier.
But this is my favorite comment so far. . .
[quote] not you liking this please isn't all the hate you've been getting enough? we're tired of fighting haters for you
Poor fangirls, thinking he was worth saving.. He does not care one fucking bit about you guys! When are you going to get that through your very young impressionable heads?!? You and your opinions are absolutely beneath him.
|by Anonymous||reply 204||September 9, 2021 10:32 PM|
Secular Jew is the term we use ;-)
JH’s two-bit hosting gig is what she’s excited about? Yikes.
|by Anonymous||reply 205||September 9, 2021 10:57 PM|
R204 there are quite a few comments from BB Barnacles and about JH previous blackface and white entitlement. JH won't be bothered either way, it's still publicity for her. But this post is my fav...peeps are getting funnier and more inventive with their JH dislike...
|by Anonymous||reply 206||September 9, 2021 11:05 PM|
R204 Some more fun comments!
[quote] This is an incredibly damaging concept for a show. Activism isn't a 'game' and (when done properly) it's not and shouldn't be performative or something you can "win". Beyond that, the idea that activists will be working "against" each other is so dangerous, upholding the very oppression they are seeking to fight against. For so many people around the world it's incredible risky to even engage in activism, let alone to call yourself an activist for fear of retribution and repercussions. Measured in engagement and metrics? Turning activism into a performative, social-media support in a glamorous arena (with three judges at the helm who have absolutely no qualifications/credentials to be there) undermines everything that true activism is about and stands for. This show needs to be pulled.
[quote]How is this even remotely ok and being celebrated when the money being used for the production for this whole thing could just be given directly to the work being done...and then also without encouraging unnecessary competition for resources that we already have to face in real life? Really?!?! This ain't it.
[quote]This is the most ridiculous idea I've ever heard. "Oh sorry your dance video about child hunger didn't get enough likes so unfortunately, we won't be feeding the children. You're eliminated" so much cringe. I can't believe a studio said yes to this
Some more fun ones for you Ben!! But by all means, go post a BLM story to make up for it.
[quote] LMFAO this just goes to show none of that activist shit matters to them and it's all a game to these celebs/rich folk
[quote]@benbarnes unfollowing you for supporting this, your fake activism is showing
|by Anonymous||reply 207||September 9, 2021 11:47 PM|
He has definitely awoken the fandom and not in a good way 🙄 how hard is it to simply not like a post? He could easily send her a private message I’m sure he already knew about this project she already posted stories with Usher we the public just didn’t know exactly what what it was
|by Anonymous||reply 208||September 9, 2021 11:50 PM|
R201 Oh the idiot! He hadn’t liked it when I found it at first. It’s a ridiculous concept. I see HoFace (or minion) was liking/commenting on the earlier comments but has given up now. Let’s see if she deletes the neg comments as usual!
|by Anonymous||reply 209||September 10, 2021 12:02 AM|
I’m surprised they didn’t just call it the hunger games. It would at least show a little self awareness
|by Anonymous||reply 210||September 10, 2021 12:02 AM|
Posting that thirst pic a couple hours before makes it even worse. She really doesn’t have any typical fake celeb activism/white savior complex photos she could post to try to justify her passion for her upcoming project announcement? Didn’t her and Brooks at least attempt to do some things that could be called philanthropy? But of course that was Brooke so bad bad energy now
|by Anonymous||reply 211||September 10, 2021 12:08 AM|
R208 WHY ARE THEY STILL SURPRISED HE'S THIS FUCKING IGNORANT?!?!? Sweetie.. he's a rich, good looking, ***incredibly*** privileged white boy who LITERALLY lives above everyone else in Hollywood. It does not get any more naturally out of touch ignorant than that. And it doesn't help that other fangirls continually give him unconditional love no matter what missteps he does instead of calling him out so he learns better.
R209 Well I preserved some of *my* favorite negative comments here for all posterity. I couldn't be bothered with the TONS of blackface comments but someone else can have at it! They're just plain fun to read..
R210 Oooohh poor choice of words.. There is NO awareness of any kind anywhere near this shitshow or the people involved with it.
|by Anonymous||reply 212||September 10, 2021 12:20 AM|
R211 It would’ve played better for him if he’d liked that one instead. We’d just have rolled eyes on that. But liking the one for the actual project… not clever.
|by Anonymous||reply 213||September 10, 2021 12:51 AM|
Wow even the fandom are commenting adversely to Barnes on that post. He’s really fucked up this time. Benny if you’re reading this, I’d unlike that post real quick, dude.
|by Anonymous||reply 214||September 10, 2021 3:31 AM|
Rebecca Solnit, on The Activist
|by Anonymous||reply 215||September 10, 2021 5:07 AM|
R214 Popcorn at the ready..... so what '....gate' are we gonna call this then?🤔😅🙃
|by Anonymous||reply 216||September 10, 2021 7:39 AM|
R216 How about FuckwitGate?
That can apply equally to Barnes, HoFace, the TV company and whoever greenlighted this project in the first place.
|by Anonymous||reply 217||September 10, 2021 10:07 AM|
R196 Yes, here we are! 🤣
|by Anonymous||reply 218||September 10, 2021 10:18 AM|
R218 Interesting how he’s getting grief on the one hand about liking TwatFace’s The Activist post, and on the other hand for shaving his beard. More for the beard thing, in fact 🙄
|by Anonymous||reply 219||September 10, 2021 10:20 AM|
Can’t reply to this unfortunately. I hear what she’s saying but I’m afraid that’s not the case. If Hough was a child molester, would this viewpoint still apply? No, I thought not.
|by Anonymous||reply 220||September 10, 2021 10:24 AM|
R204 I absolutely love how they are saying they are tired of defending him against haters, after he did something rather obnoxious. Well, the hate only came because he has done obnoxious stuff before.
I don‘t think I read even one positive tweet on this.
Another fan wrote ‚‘I hope he‘s not that sort of Woke‘ and I have to say, sorry, but he seems to be just that.
|by Anonymous||reply 221||September 10, 2021 12:08 PM|
And softening filters galore on the beardless video …
This is a day for the BB Anti-Fans history books. I‘m afraid more and more of the Barnacles are having a Eureka moment today.
|by Anonymous||reply 222||September 10, 2021 12:13 PM|
Ah, yes, I also love the BREAKOUT award. At least not an acne breakout, at his age. *giggle*
|by Anonymous||reply 223||September 10, 2021 1:53 PM|
R222 He should’ve toned down his pink face while he was at it.
Or maybe that *was* toned down?!
|by Anonymous||reply 224||September 10, 2021 1:54 PM|
Once again on twitter some of his biggest fans are mad at him, when is he going to realize that this isn't good for his image ? He used to really cared about that trying to be "a good boy"
|by Anonymous||reply 225||September 10, 2021 3:09 PM|
R225 ach, it‘s the same as always. He has no sense of the scope a like or an emoji can have when you have two million followers.
|by Anonymous||reply 226||September 10, 2021 3:15 PM|
Well, wonder what’s on the Benny B Show tonight? What controversial thing can he find to like or person to support?
|by Anonymous||reply 227||September 10, 2021 4:09 PM|
R225 But they’re already back to his lack of beard and whether they like it or not.
|by Anonymous||reply 228||September 10, 2021 4:16 PM|
I hate his lack on beard and also have second hand embarrassment for him getting a breakout award 15 years into his career he deserves better than that lol
|by Anonymous||reply 229||September 10, 2021 4:42 PM|
The beard days were better days for everyone
|by Anonymous||reply 230||September 10, 2021 4:49 PM|
R228 they are getting into the trenches amongst themselves, without tagging him.
How revealing is it that it‘s the DL‘s fav *fun* darklinas who are also outraged? I fear it is simply a question of intelligence.
Somehow I feel sorry how people are complaining about his actual face.
|by Anonymous||reply 231||September 10, 2021 4:49 PM|
R231 Yes I like that the Darklinas are both hilarious and also seem to be diverse and able to call him out while still supporting him. Since they are a self proclaimed group of “mouthy subs” I’m not surprised though 😂 he’s not directly tagged but some are using his full name so he might still see it if he ever checks that. I hope so
|by Anonymous||reply 232||September 10, 2021 4:55 PM|
Y’all were bitching that he’s been bearded for years, and the moment he shaves, you’re all 🤯 Pick a stance and stick with it.
|by Anonymous||reply 233||September 10, 2021 7:44 PM|
R239 Excusez-moi !!! I’m very firmly in the beard-wearing camp and have never said different, in fact has anyone changed their stance on this? I think not. So ditch the faux- outraged accusations.
|by Anonymous||reply 234||September 10, 2021 8:12 PM|
R234 …. ref R233
|by Anonymous||reply 235||September 10, 2021 8:13 PM|
Oooh! Bit of controversy in the air due to the The Activist like??
Benny Boy - brings out the fan art!!!! 🤣
|by Anonymous||reply 236||September 10, 2021 8:15 PM|
What’s amusing about her post is she will be contractually required to publicise the show so she can’t delete it.
But her minion’s going to be busy deleting all those negative comments.
|by Anonymous||reply 237||September 10, 2021 9:01 PM|
R233 there is no y‘all in this place. I have always been pro beard.
|by Anonymous||reply 238||September 10, 2021 9:08 PM|
I am truly curious how JH will react to this extreme opposition. I‘m sure this show will be called off and she will post something about learning and understanding and growing and meaning well. While she is seething on the inside. And Ben is lucky he shaved simultaneously so most of the criticism is drowned by beard (and Billy Russo action figure)
|by Anonymous||reply 239||September 10, 2021 9:24 PM|
So embarrassing lol Love that for her
|by Anonymous||reply 240||September 10, 2021 10:20 PM|
LMAO 🤣 brutal
|by Anonymous||reply 241||September 10, 2021 10:23 PM|
By the by, I think this is an interesting lesson in how the internet never forgets. Julianne‘s blackface came up on occasion, but now everybody is screaming blackface at her. She is in for a major cancellation. The whole Emojigate stupidity looks worse and worse for Ben by association with her, while the true extent of her obnoxiousness is revealed. He is already known to be her close friend, maybe lover. See Ben, that‘s why the emoji BS was such a bad idea. You can‘t even pretend you were recently estranged. But the faithful puppy will probably stay by friendy who was unjustly treated and misunderstood again. Sorry, I‘m having a rage day. Over and out.
|by Anonymous||reply 242||September 10, 2021 11:07 PM|
Oneninetynine and R240 absolutely it will be very interesting how this all moves forward. And this isn't something that can be commented on a woopsie from JH too. Racial/social equality accountability on SM now is very different to her initial blackface shit storm. JH won't get away with simply deleting comments as there are SOO many some from other blue check social/cultural influencers/social justice charities spokespeople which would add to the culturally and socially tone deaf/blind discord and denial of community justice responsibility. Some accounts have already spoken about being silenced for stating their opinion about the show on SM due to algorithms which defeats the purpose of the intentions of the show! Even bloody Deuxmoi the JH and BB protectors are speaking out against the show!
JH has been so focused on her hair extentions, BB emoji's, buying her bot farm, shopping for husband/meal ticket and selling cooter pounders. she didn't bother considering the ethical implications of what she is trying to 'influence' the public into engaging with on her new project. No JH you didn't read the room on this one.
This will air the 5 episodes then will be cancelled or will be cancelled altogether before it begins, CBS has had a big kick back from so many levels on media platforms it will generate a whole level of negative media coverage. Usher and Priyanka threw JH under the bus as they aren't promoting and not even mentioned it at all. Usher did do a 11:11 story instead tho so he's into the same whackadoodle crap as BB and JH or he's giving BB some free music advertising...doubtful!
Ah and then we have BB liking the one JH business/project because he's the "Woke" intellectual amoung his actor peers and thought now he can show up and be the good friend by supporting his whatever in a socially/culturally unethical human rights TV project. BB Barnacles can deflect to his beard all they want but the bigger landscape of social justice inequalities have a microscope on this project and everyone tied to it...he should be more worried about that! Oh BB your parents must be so proud...also fuck you to all the other celebrities who cheered this fuck show on!
|by Anonymous||reply 243||September 11, 2021 12:11 AM|
Let's stop giving Ben's parents so much benefit of the doubt.
|by Anonymous||reply 244||September 11, 2021 1:21 AM|
Hi Syl good to see you 👋🏾 yes true, its always my assumption that the parents know best but actually it can be the opposite maybe it's because of their jobs/status that gives me the illusion of the "better person". But actually they are probably the problem.
Well JH and Co. got an article exposure in Forbes...for all the wrong reasons...
|by Anonymous||reply 245||September 11, 2021 2:13 AM|
R243 Can’t believe the other 2 didn’t post anything!! So my assumption at R237 might be incorrect - maybe she’s not contractually obliged to post this - or at least not right now.
The thought of that female douchebag waking up and thinking “Oh I can’t wait to post my news!” and actually thinking it would go down well??!! She truly does inhabit another universe.
And of course little Benny - who will by now be realising that a like is not just a like - can’t go back and unlike it as A) everyone now knows he’s liked it and B) he’d upset liccle Julesy-Wulesy if he did that.
His defenders are saying stuff like “shrugs - it’s not that bad, it’s just a like” and “oh he’s just being a good friend and supporting her new project, he probably didn’t realise what it was about” … ahh, get real.
At least he used the Like button for one of his real friends’ real and proper projects…..
|by Anonymous||reply 246||September 11, 2021 2:15 AM|
She made such a big deal of being “on set” with her stories and at least one post like she was booked and busy with a legitimate, legal career again and then it turns out to be this lol absolutely mortifying. Priyanka and Usher have large enough careers and followings through various projects that they can survive this speed bump and have weathered backlash before but this could be the nail in JH’s coffin and she’s the only one promoting it 🤦🏼♀️ It’s getting skewered across social media
|by Anonymous||reply 247||September 11, 2021 2:17 AM|
R247 Surprisingly, our Jules has not been on SM since she posted that fateful promo. Not only has she managed to skewer herself but due to his like on it, BB has managed to drag himself into that shitshow too. The dolt.
And no doubt she’s been on the phone to him already, sobbing about how hard done to she is and how awful everyone is.
No,dear - *you’re* the awful one.
|by Anonymous||reply 248||September 11, 2021 2:25 AM|
They must have really been scraping the bottom of the barrel to find celebrities to host this show because there’s no way they didn’t do background research on the hosts and they had to be aware of the JH blackface scandal and they had to know that was going to immediately ruin the legitimacy of her as a judge and further harm this shitty show concept before it even started. Although a lot of it is fake and bullshit there are other celebs far more genuinely involved in various causes and they probably said fuck no if they were brought this idea
|by Anonymous||reply 249||September 11, 2021 2:29 AM|
R247, R248 and R249 If the show airs I can only imagine the crap banter, cheesy superficial fluff she will be sprouting which will make her look way out of her element to what the actual disconnection of social justice/charity work in our political landscape and the shows premise. She and the other judges have no business having any opinion in that arena which makes it even more ridiculous. Yeah JH 'brand' won't survive this.
Also Did BB post or story his pseudo award breakout win on his IG account yet?🤔🧐
Well JH and BB have 'manifested' this shitshow into their life: you attract what you put out into the world, living their true authentic self, (insert text my eyes meme here) etc etc. It's only going to get even more cringy and embarrassing for the both of them watchhing how all this unfolds, especially as BB music reveal is only a few days away. I can feel the Kinrgy in the air...
|by Anonymous||reply 250||September 11, 2021 3:06 AM|
R243 Lilly, I adore you.
I'd just like to take another moment to re-point out the wonder in R241. Ben's FANGIRLS are now calling him racist. It's no longer just randos on the internet taking him to task for his horrible choices. This is a prolific superfan. And she's now making memes saying Ben Barnes would only accept a purely white baby as his own. Not to mention the rest of her Twitter right now. Quick Ben, tweet out some darker skinned emojis to show your heartfelt support for the cause!
BTW.. I don't actually know the data, but I do now wonder.. This show is apparently airing on Paramount+. Which is yet another subscription service. So I wonder. . . what proportion of subscribers to this channel are non-white and/or non-rich? If it's really low, this show is then doubling down on literally being nothing more than performative elitist activism that'll be used to make said elitist white subscribers feel better about themselves as they cheer on their favorite activist with SM likes and retweets. Just like all good woke "activists," they've now done their part for the cause. Does anyone know any relevant demographic info about this channel?
But the most deliciously ironic thing for me I saw from him today, was liking this post below. What's the over/under that Benny ever reads ANY criticism ANYONE makes of him anymore? *Ever*. The past 24 hours, especially this show, *definitely* The Ho, and to a lesser extent but entirely due to his arrogant out of touch ignorance, Ben, have been raked over the burning coals over this shitshow. Do we think Ben has actually read any of it? Cause he's surprisingly been very much all over SM today, culminating in liking a Hugh Laurie tweet that effectively praises having had other people do 99% of his thinking for him (which is one hell of a way to mock and subvert the virtues of "think for yourself," but leave it to rich white men to not want to question the common wisdom and social etiquette that keeps them at the very top of the power food chain). Did any of that SM time involve reading his mentions? Is reading criticism sexy too? Or is it just beneath him these days cause he only surrounds himself and fills his life with people and thoughts that genuinely love him for however he chooses to express himself. Always remember, it's not good or bad after all, it just is what it is.
R244 Sylvia, I adore you too.
|by Anonymous||reply 251||September 11, 2021 3:41 AM|
R250 Nope. Apart from the video he made accepting the award - with no mention of the actual title of the award - on the magazine’s IG which he obviously had to do, (and which btw he maybe thought no-one would track down) there’s been nary a mention of it. Weird, that????
|by Anonymous||reply 252||September 11, 2021 4:33 AM|
R251 I just took a very quick Google about Paramount+ but could only find info about their rebranding and attempt to take their age demographic back -20 years or so from their previous 55+ preferred demo. They were said to be taking a deep dive into reality TV, though - well this new show is the deepest of deep dives, no?
|by Anonymous||reply 253||September 11, 2021 4:40 AM|
Good Morning, I so love how she has announced it even beforehand as something she was so proud of - with the most filtered picture ever as well. She can never claim that this was a bad thing she has unwittingly been dragged into.
As for Ben, he will probably get away with just some fans being disappointed while most of them are still hoping they‘ll be blessed by his light one day.
|by Anonymous||reply 254||September 11, 2021 6:22 AM|
R251 R253 wait LOL OMG I didn’t even realize it’s only airing on Paramount+ that’s even more embarrassing. This is just going to further water down their sad little attempt to enter the streaming wars against the big guns. Bless their little hearts they should just give up now.
I can see why JH did it she’s desperate, and I don’t know wtf Usher is up to he just seems to do what he wants now, but Priyanka is in the new Matrix movie it’s not like she’s desperate for work, and as a UNICEF ambassador it’s not a good look for her to be getting involved in this cheap fake activism BS especially after her recent statements that have caused some scandals. The whole project should just be canceled but if it’s on Paramount+ no one is going to see it anyways lol so maybe they think by not promoting it no one will even notice besides the brain dead Ho fans.
R251 omg WHY does he feel the need to follow and like things that say reading is sexy he’s so embarrassing. But also I appreciate that this and the recent beardless, plaster hair fiasco are the kind of exposure therapy my brain might need to finally release me from this hyperinterest in Ben so I can’t look away.
|by Anonymous||reply 255||September 11, 2021 8:01 AM|
Oh wow, I don‘t want to quote her because of recent events, but even you know who is unhappy with this like.
|by Anonymous||reply 256||September 11, 2021 11:52 AM|
Edit R256 seriously, I am stunned. Uff, Benji, that is bad news for you.
|by Anonymous||reply 257||September 11, 2021 11:57 AM|
Edit r257 Ooopsie, forgot to sign, this was me.
|by Anonymous||reply 258||September 11, 2021 11:58 AM|
I'd just like to remind Ben, souls aren't real. But for the sake of his argument, let's proceed as if they were. Souls are not automatically benign, harmless, innocent creations. I'd argue that mostly stems from the fact that we humans have egos (some of us far more massive than others, right Ben?) which make us selfish. When those egos aren't checked and held accountable, our souls become corrupted. That's what sins are. That's what vices are. That's when we hurt people to benefit ourselves. When we sell our souls to the devil, which he knows all about, right Ben? That's when we fall prey to our baser, immoral, villainous ways and do evil things.
Truly wicked people have souls too. They're just as black as their hearts, something he knows all about, right Ben? At least he would if he didn't spend all his time learning solely from inspirational quotes and actually thought for himself about the real world and the people hurting in it once and a while.
Truly, it is literally unbelievable how immensely stupid he is sometimes.
|by Anonymous||reply 259||September 11, 2021 3:35 PM|
R259 Jeez - is that story supposed to be a passive-aggressive hitback or something at all the shit that’s come crashing down about The Activist (and his like of course?)
|by Anonymous||reply 260||September 11, 2021 4:08 PM|
R260 Just adding, the latest story from his biggest fan account is pretty cryptic too? A dude saying “It’s been a long fight, it’s just been a long fight”….. posted at same time as his ‘soul’ story, which she *hasn’t* posted, btw.
The more I think about that soul thing, the more I think it’s meant to be about that programme!?? Arsehole, if it is. There is NOTHING soulful about that prog or that slag who’s co-hosting it!
|by Anonymous||reply 261||September 11, 2021 4:17 PM|
You guys may be missing the obvious. It's probably a reference to his music. As in, he think's it "soul music," even though it's gonna be whiter than Jello salad on a piece of melba toast. But don't dismiss it as Michael Buble crap! SEARCH for the soul in that EP! LOL
|by Anonymous||reply 262||September 11, 2021 5:14 PM|
R262 actually, I think it‘s just the umpteenth Benality with no meaning whatsoever, except from him wanting to sound deep.
Guess he‘s still searching for her soul with his poker.
|by Anonymous||reply 263||September 11, 2021 5:23 PM|
From the biggest fan site’s biggest buddy (alter-ego?) A little unhappy.
Bruh, you in trouble!
Seems they’re taking the view that the ‘soul’ thing’s about her/the prog.
R262 Syl, if it *is* supposed to be about his EP/music - and it’s entirely possible that it is - he’s shot himself in the foot AGAIN with more ambiguous BS.
|by Anonymous||reply 264||September 11, 2021 6:17 PM|
Honestly, a good boyfriend would crash and burn with JH and her unaccountable stupidity. A poor "like" on a post is no way to be a friend, either.
But I love the smell of garbage fire in the morning.
|by Anonymous||reply 265||September 11, 2021 6:49 PM|
Syl/R199 R259 R264 OMG this is so funny having front row seats to the BB passive/ambiguous memes which can relate to anything and everything whichnis his downfall. His Barnacles Stans now having a white saviour complex towards him from JH now, this inverted parasocial activism right here and is the stuff of TV gold the activism show would need😅 #freebenbarnes #icecreampapwalkdumpsterfire
BB's ratpack crapack music EP is going to be nauseating and it will forever be the JH love songs tribute to his Barnacles stans he will never be able clean that shit stain off of dream project.
|by Anonymous||reply 266||September 11, 2021 6:56 PM|
R254 well the Spanissh *fan site* whom we know to be the most faithful and defensive was openly critical on Twitter. Somehow I feel vindicated for the DL for long having pointed out just this development.
|by Anonymous||reply 267||September 11, 2021 7:11 PM|
Br oo ke Va ll one is another one of BB's friends (she removed all Ben's pics from her Insta recently, so, hey, HI THERE, PAL!), but she has enough brain to understand this show is heinous. Wish our boy spent more time with her than with J-Ho.
|by Anonymous||reply 268||September 11, 2021 7:33 PM|
I wish Ben’s friends would tell him how dumb he is
|by Anonymous||reply 269||September 11, 2021 8:42 PM|
R269 I’m sure they probably have. I don’t know much about Brooke, but Rob and Zelda (at least from their public personalities, I don’t know them personally) seem like very direct, no bullshit type people who would at least try. But if you have ever had a friend who even once or habitually falls for the wrong types of people you know how hard it can be to talk sense into them if they are in love or at least have some level of infatuation with them. That coupled with the fact that Ben prides himself on being the empathetic one friends can talk to and probably has an “I can fix them” mentality nurtured by his upbringing and parent’s professions, it might be impossible to get through to him.
|by Anonymous||reply 270||September 11, 2021 9:06 PM|
R269 I've been saying for many months that both Ben's friends AND family should have done whatever ever it took to set him on a better path. So the question becomes do any of his friends and family even think he just may be on a bad one. Or if they do, is Ben even capable of listening anymore. Maybe he's just a few inspirational quotes short of an accountability meal.
R264 R267 You've made my day with these updates. Thank you :)
R265 I may have a new favorite saying. "I love the smell of garbage fire in the morning." Classic.
|by Anonymous||reply 271||September 11, 2021 9:15 PM|
R264 I can't even see those comments as criticism. They're all still "Ben is a 100% pure living angel and it is obviously his inherent goodness and purity that makes him susceptible to users like JH and so we must protect him because he is a helpless 40 year old innocent man baby!!"
|by Anonymous||reply 272||September 11, 2021 9:32 PM|
R272 you have to start with @darklingrusso and work your way from there
|by Anonymous||reply 273||September 11, 2021 9:45 PM|
R272 Syl, I need to disagree with you on this occasion. That account actually told him off on a comment & @‘d him on the Ho’s post, as did quite a few of the fp’s. There have been several stories & posts high have lacked the usual slavish devotion.
And these story items IMO are similar to a Cardinal totally dissing the Pope. You would not usually hear a *peep* from them. All the way through all the ‘Gates’ - nada.
Finally the straw which broke the camel’s back. They’ve defended and battled trolls for him since April 2020 but now they’ve had enough. It might not be roundly damning him but it’s such a big step forward for them, frankly I’m amazed. Never thought I’d see the day.
Even No 1 Fan posted a weird meme instead of his story! Unheard of!! 😳🤣
|by Anonymous||reply 274||September 11, 2021 9:46 PM|
R274 *which* lacked
PS Syl, and don’t forget even No 2 Fan put her disapproval on her story!! Along with a no bullying clause ofc
|by Anonymous||reply 275||September 11, 2021 9:48 PM|
Yes, but they want to #FREEBENBARNES as if he's associated with JH against his will.
Anyway, what has the almighty Cindy had to say?
|by Anonymous||reply 276||September 11, 2021 10:20 PM|
R276 you have to go to Twitter, Syl. A lot of them have really been annoyed.
|by Anonymous||reply 277||September 11, 2021 10:35 PM|
R276 Syl!!! The poor boy could be suffering from Stockholm Syndrome! 🤣
Something along the lines of ‘upset & disappointed that he’d liked the post as the programme was awful but no BB bullying please’.
|by Anonymous||reply 278||September 11, 2021 10:36 PM|
Ok, I checked out @darklingrusso but it's still a little lame that she has to use a sock puppet account to do that. Isn't that the same person as We Heart Ben Barnes on IG?
Also the HYPOCRISY of that reply after how many of us spent months being vilified by the fandom for bringing up Montanagate! Bish how you like it now?
|by Anonymous||reply 279||September 11, 2021 10:41 PM|
R274 R275 who are the no 1 and 2 fans? If they are fan pages rather than an individual can you put their handle? Or if they are individuals I understand not wanting to link them. I’m just curious to see the outrage on Instagram but not sure where to look to what you are referring to. It’s very prominent on Twitter especially with the Darklina crowd. I wonder if Ben even realizes how diverse and global his fan base is and considers how his actions are viewed by them and not just Americans or brits
|by Anonymous||reply 280||September 11, 2021 10:41 PM|
I believe many of his fans are at what I call DL syndrome stage. They have all the information we have including all the gates from Montana to Emoji. They have until now decided to interpret those in his favor. But, this new aspect may the proverbial drop that brings up the question ‚‘wait, who is this guy? Is he really this shallow?‘ - all the accumulated information starts to form an image. Yes, he has been friends with the Ho for ages, and yes, she is this dumb. He did go to Montana with her, if sexually or naught, he chose to be close to her. They all loved and andored his Covid posts. They will re-judge it now by the light of recent events. They are in doubt. Even A*** and Cindy (who is loving Alex from Vikings right now). As for many of us, it is that their image of intellectual, sensitive nerdy Ben, who we have admired because we ourselves felt somehow represented as nerdy, harmless intellectuals, is collapsing. And we understand: he is just a shallow actor.
|by Anonymous||reply 281||September 11, 2021 10:42 PM|
R279 what do you mean by sock puppet account? Are all the trolling accounts that were used for montanagate hiding behind pics of Ben or a donkey or something too?
|by Anonymous||reply 282||September 11, 2021 10:43 PM|
R280 well, we are indeed speaking of her who must not be named, because her reaction to the DL has caused a crisis and an extra thread on here, inciting Muriel.
|by Anonymous||reply 283||September 11, 2021 10:45 PM|
R276 Cindy's IG story..
|by Anonymous||reply 284||September 11, 2021 10:45 PM|
R279 she has been most vocal, already on Emojigate, and she shows her face into the camera. So far less anonymous than we are.
|by Anonymous||reply 285||September 11, 2021 10:46 PM|
R277 Wait so.. we were his fans once, then he did something incredibly stupid and we tried calling him out. Yet we were considered bullying trolls for it. Why weren't we considered true fans?
Is this only good for the goose but not the gander?
|by Anonymous||reply 286||September 11, 2021 10:47 PM|
R270 Yes this! it seems to me that BB put himself on a high pedestal amoung his friends being the relationship expert coz he watched mummy and daddy do it for a living. Ugh he is that boy from sex education TV series which he also gloated about😒 R271 yes DLrs are inspirational with their BB quips ur saying "Maybe he's just a few inspirational quotes short of an accountability meal"- Laughed out loud at this😂 👌🏾 R267 yes some of the hardcore Barnacles Stans had their bubble burst and are now on full wrath, it's like the 7deadly sins. It was one liked JH posts to many coupled with the racial/social mistep.
On a sidenote I learned a new fetish kink today...trampling/facetrampling/multitrampling. A sex mag tagged JH in their post. I'm not sure if it was a job offer but I slipped and fell into this rabbit hole on insta 🙃🐰😳🤢
|by Anonymous||reply 287||September 11, 2021 10:47 PM|
R284 oh wow! Even Cinders!!!! I thought A*** was a shocker.
|by Anonymous||reply 288||September 11, 2021 10:47 PM|
R286 everyone at their own speed. Let us welcome them to the fold when they come. When they see the errors of their ways. Chalamet and After Whatever movie guy are just waiting to gobble them up.
|by Anonymous||reply 289||September 11, 2021 10:53 PM|
Since I just remembered something, I thought I'd point it out for reference.
Do you guys remember the days before Ben's ego took over? When he got called out for doing something problematic and he would actually correct the issue and offer a little apology for his oopsie? Cause that like is still attached to The Ho's post even now.
This is absolutely universal condemnation by even his absolute biggest fans. But he still considers himself above all the accountability even they're calling for. . . wow. . . .
|by Anonymous||reply 290||September 11, 2021 11:03 PM|
R290 I think since he is rarely tagged he doesn‘t even notice how bad it is, because he does not bother to track his major fansites. There is still a lot of 11:11 noise by the naive and unknowing, and I guess he focuses on that.
It is the main problem of his, that he simply does not get the internet and thinks it‘s intellectual and special not to. But still wanting go get the best of it.
|by Anonymous||reply 291||September 11, 2021 11:08 PM|
R291 A possibility of course, but remember he changed his venmo and Pinterest after they were posted here. And we've been posting a bunch of the bad shit from his fans since this started. Has he or his spy not been keeping up with us lately? So unwise. . . .
|by Anonymous||reply 292||September 11, 2021 11:26 PM|
Even most liked little one insane fangirl!!! Et tu Brutus!
|by Anonymous||reply 293||September 11, 2021 11:30 PM|
Edit R293 Et tu Brute - my autocorrect even corrects latin proverbs now.
|by Anonymous||reply 294||September 11, 2021 11:33 PM|
R280 The fansite names are welovebenbarnes (no 1) benbarnesgermany (joint no 2 with the Spanish fangirl who we don’t name). No 1’s best bud - only seems to repost their stuff - was the one with the IG s/s at R264. The dominoes are all falling.
R290 I think I mentioned upthread somewhere - it’s too late for him to unlike it now. He was @‘d on stacks of the comments on it (R291 - unusually!) and if he did unlike it, he’d be too scared of hurting HoMonster’s feelings. Arse that he is.
|by Anonymous||reply 295||September 12, 2021 12:02 AM|
Ive not had a chance to catch up on all the Barnacles Stans comments on twitter it is so much so thanksnfor posting them everyone. I do agree that his stans are slowly coming around aptly put by 199-"DL syndrome stage" that description deserves a chapter in a psychology book.😂
R290 I do think that BB is aware of his sooper fansites, and he used to interect with them so much in the early days and even the newer ones he will like periodically. I think now he doesn't like to be "seen to be aware" of his presence on SM out of feeling obligated to be/feel accountable for his actions on SM a long time ago.
BB doesn't care hence his new spiritual awakening to numb the accountability away. We're in new phase of BB and it ain't golden..new age spiritual necklaces, ambiguous memes, symbolism, numerology pseudo social awareness to match his pseudo award he's in denial to claim amoung his actor peers...cheers R252 for double checking that😊
|by Anonymous||reply 296||September 12, 2021 12:06 AM|
R287 Oh my that’s hysterical!
Could you imagine how many people would just love to trample on her face?! And not in a BDSM way either.
Form an orderly queue, please! 🤣
|by Anonymous||reply 297||September 12, 2021 12:07 AM|
R297 I know right! is that kink mag trolling her (undercover Barnacle stan) or is it a legit job offer or request?! Form an orderly que DL, Stans and everyone she has ever offended which is alot to trample her face (in a non sexual way)
In an alternate universe events unfolding for BB music reveal would be the whole Barnacle fandom not responding to his 11:11 song on 17th Sept...would be like crickets...no response at all, no liking, comments, tagging, retweets, stories, posts, no #11:11😉, no fan art...nothing. I think BB would have a meltdown/tantrum...is there a term for collective ghosting😂
|by Anonymous||reply 298||September 12, 2021 12:24 AM|
R298 Oh Lilly, Lilly - if only.
I think that would actually have a real effect on the dolt.
|by Anonymous||reply 299||September 12, 2021 12:33 AM|
I think most of the major stans calling him out think they are being responsible fans by trying to hold him accountable and educating him and his other fans on his ignorance and maybe believing they can change him, but I don’t think they are actually going to not support him like a boycot of his music or something. I don’t think most are at the stage that some DLers are here where it’s a scorched earth irredeemable view of Ben that will cloud everything he does from now on. But I’m sure there will be a ton of chatter about the suspected relationship of his music to the Ho and all her faults once the single is released and this new development is only going to give it more fuel, which he probably isn’t happy with. If she hadn’t posted that “it’s time” story and 11:11 necklace I don’t think most people would be making the connection to her unless there’s some other obvious clues in the rest of the lyrics, so he should be furious at her for insisting she make it about herself publicly. But at this point unliking the post would just look like a sad coverup. It’s telling that even her close friends Aaron Paul and his wife who have their own activist endeavors didn’t like it and neither did her brother or her mom. They were either smart enough not to or saw the backlash before they got around to liking it
|by Anonymous||reply 300||September 12, 2021 3:22 AM|
OK, so who the hell is Emma Raducanu and who did he drop off the 250 list? Where's our IG following sleuth?!
|by Anonymous||reply 301||September 12, 2021 3:40 AM|
R301 She’s also following only 250 people and none of them appear to be our Benny B. But he gave her both a tweet AND an Instagram story!? Could he be shooting his shot with a new girl and finally moving on from JH? He does love tennis
|by Anonymous||reply 302||September 12, 2021 4:33 AM|
And the stans are so excited he’s using Twitter lingo 😂😂😂 the 40 year old is all grown up and stanning someone else on Twitter now
|by Anonymous||reply 303||September 12, 2021 4:35 AM|
R302 Well it did say "Toronto" as part of her locations on IG. . . ;)
|by Anonymous||reply 304||September 12, 2021 4:44 AM|
She’s 18 so I kinda doubt it’s anything more than him just being a tennis super fan lol but it is a clever distraction
|by Anonymous||reply 305||September 12, 2021 5:15 AM|
And she was born in Toronto so maybe he’s just with a bunch of Toronto tennis super fans right now
|by Anonymous||reply 306||September 12, 2021 5:18 AM|
R305 Oh she's legal? *PHEW* At least he's not pulling a D'elia then..
|by Anonymous||reply 307||September 12, 2021 5:27 AM|
He is just watching the US Open and Emma R is an emerging British player. Him using that old *that‘s it. That‘s the tweet* gives me physical pain.
|by Anonymous||reply 308||September 12, 2021 5:31 AM|
Lol excitement over the shadow daddy using stan language like a dad plus them never letting him forget about Hyrise even on a tennis tweet kinda seems like they are still lightly trolling him
|by Anonymous||reply 309||September 12, 2021 5:43 AM|
Some of them were also reminiscing about Instaboobgate a few hours ago lol so he will never live down his scandals in certain corners of the internet
|by Anonymous||reply 310||September 12, 2021 5:47 AM|
R308 Yeah.. and if anyone was wondering if all the non-stop criticism was getting to him at all?????? Is there ever going to be a glimmer of hope with him?????????
Nope. He's just havin' fun watching the Open and tweetin' like cool kids.
God he's disgusting.
|by Anonymous||reply 311||September 12, 2021 5:47 AM|
R300 don‘t forget that stanning him makes them part of a group and gives them escapism. So they won‘t easily give it up. They are celebrating each other‘s birthday and stuff. They appear to be projecting more and more onto his roles than himself.
|by Anonymous||reply 312||September 12, 2021 5:55 AM|
This was very enlightening
|by Anonymous||reply 313||September 12, 2021 6:25 AM|
R313 Perfect example of why activism and entertainment don’t mix. It’s a complete misalignment of incentives. I’m not surprised at all that JH wouldn’t have seen or cared about those red flags in the interview/audition process, but a little surprised Priyanka wouldn’t have caught on and raised some concerns before moving forward. Maybe she was well known enough to be a walk on but it just further ruins her credibility as an activist in all her other endeavors so I don’t know why she would have risked that after all the controversy her recent commentary has caused
|by Anonymous||reply 314||September 12, 2021 6:41 AM|
Still cackling at her posting this thirst pic with all her excitement about her new project and then it turns out to be THIS! So embarrassing. Her minions clearly couldn’t keep up with deleting all the negativity
|by Anonymous||reply 315||September 12, 2021 6:46 AM|
I am just picturing the Ho shouting at her agent for getting her into this. This has totally shut her up. Wonder how the influence of the new moon will make her flow through this mortification. The negative comments are about 99% on her revelation post.
|by Anonymous||reply 316||September 12, 2021 6:58 AM|
She’s probably burning out the motor in her poor personal massager just stress pounding the shit out of herself with all this new activist tension. RIP cooter puncher
|by Anonymous||reply 317||September 12, 2021 7:18 AM|
I wonder if he gets the *idk what ur talking about but ur right* replies.
|by Anonymous||reply 318||September 12, 2021 7:27 AM|
R318 lol probably not.
Even though I don’t always agree with her I kinda hope this activist show gets a harsh clap back from AOC. With her history of and strong opinions on activism it wouldn’t be surprising if she weighs in at some point. And as someone with a mostly millennial and gen Z fan base it would be extra embarrassing for Ben to be caught up in something at odds with AOC’s similar demographic base
|by Anonymous||reply 319||September 12, 2021 7:39 AM|
Already happened 😂
|by Anonymous||reply 320||September 12, 2021 8:08 AM|
This one is more to the point
|by Anonymous||reply 321||September 12, 2021 8:10 AM|
R321 omg I missed that! Haha perfect
|by Anonymous||reply 322||September 12, 2021 8:13 AM|
Her career choices are so bad she has multiple members of Congress making fun of her project before it even airs. Her dad must be so proud
|by Anonymous||reply 323||September 12, 2021 9:38 AM|
R301 Another uninteresting dropout I’m afraid 😂 - he’s unfollowed Legendary.
|by Anonymous||reply 324||September 12, 2021 10:47 AM|
R324 PS …. comment on him following Emma R…. he’s such a bandwagon jumper!
|by Anonymous||reply 325||September 12, 2021 10:59 AM|
R321 I’m just enjoying the thought of Benny B sitting in his hotel room/Airbnb, reading all the backlash on SM about that shitshow and itching to unlike HoTwat’s post. But he’s too scared cos then Julesy-Wulesy would freeze him out totally. Lmao.
|by Anonymous||reply 326||September 12, 2021 11:03 AM|
JH and PC don't care about the "process" JH grew up in this industry and was subjected to horrible circumstances as a child into adulthood. And has first hand experience of how children are objectified and used by adult entertainment corporations and seems to have made along with alot of other celebs her choice of choosing money, fame and power. If JH wanted to do go as an influencer she could create great projects working with children in dance entertainment industry serving to protect and raise awareness of children's rights and equal opportunities. she has the power, resources, political connections with her dad and networking with fellow peers but no she chooses to add to the exploitation of children masked as a good cause just like usher and PC for their own gains. And if people like Ben Barnes can't see the bigger issues regarding the show then they are also part of the problem of child/social/cultural exploitation in the society.
|by Anonymous||reply 327||September 12, 2021 11:05 AM|
R325 right? He could have followed her during Wimbledon already
R326 and who knows, maybe she helped him with the album due to contacts to the music industry and he is actually in her debt.
R327 I think the percentage of self portraits in one‘s social media is an accurate measurement for somebody‘s self-absorbment. She is almost always showing herself (as BB is almost always showing himself), that‘s what these people deem worthy of showing. Their focus is on themselves, not on others.
|by Anonymous||reply 328||September 12, 2021 11:08 AM|
I wish they made a season of UnReal just about this
|by Anonymous||reply 329||September 12, 2021 11:15 AM|
199 Exactly! I'm going to have a nosey at that tv series later, not heard of it.
R326 I would like to assume that BB will be cringing reading all the outcry tweets and posts from everyone and hoping no one will chat about it on sets at break time and it will blowover once on GDT and S&B starts as his pal is on the show and they will see he liked/is in favour of the project.
|by Anonymous||reply 330||September 12, 2021 11:33 AM|
I firmly believe that BB is blissfully unaware of this shitstorm. Unless JH called him to cry about it.
|by Anonymous||reply 331||September 12, 2021 12:27 PM|
R321 He got so many @‘s on this I don’t see how he can be tbh but in any case, it hasn’t stirred him enough to unlike it.
|by Anonymous||reply 332||September 12, 2021 12:59 PM|
R332 oopsy… that was ref R331
|by Anonymous||reply 333||September 12, 2021 1:09 PM|
R331 Forgot to say, unless she’s gone totally incommunicado, she probably has. Watch out for more emojis, people!!!
R328 Yes, could be - but what her contacts could be in the music business is, who knows - what with her own ‘stellar’ foray into that field 🤣
But just a minute, let’s say she got him a few intro’s or whatever, she gave him the idea for the single… maybe she should just sing it!! Lmao.
|by Anonymous||reply 334||September 12, 2021 1:16 PM|
R332 the beard/award ratio was much higher. A lot of the conplaints were untagged
|by Anonymous||reply 335||September 12, 2021 1:20 PM|
R335 Not on Twitter, I was ref’ing TwatFace’s post. Guess he would’ve turned off notifs of course but still.
|by Anonymous||reply 336||September 12, 2021 1:28 PM|
R336 he still get‘s the notifications all in the same place and he‘ll get about 3000 likes and just banalities. He‘d have to go the post specifically.
|by Anonymous||reply 337||September 12, 2021 2:51 PM|
R337 When someone @‘s me in an IG comment it also says what the comment is. Reckon he saw the first few flamers and turned off his notifs 🤣
|by Anonymous||reply 338||September 12, 2021 3:02 PM|
R338 yes, but when you have 2 Million Followers you get so many notifications you simply can‘t keep up. I sometimes have to monitor sponsored posts that have a fraction of his interaction and the reactions cone in so fast you can‘t keep up. I think he checks his tags on photos and sometimes the specific reactions to his own posts. Twitter has a better chance of reaching him.
|by Anonymous||reply 339||September 12, 2021 3:10 PM|
R331 Just like I said at R311 then? I believe yesterday was originally when he was supposed to do that Calgary con he canceled. And yet, both yesterday and Friday he clearly spent MUCH more time online than you would expect if he's working right now. He's been reposting fanart, and liking tweets and posting stories and watching a bunch of tennis on tv AND LIKING IG POSTS all day Friday and Saturday. Literally speaking. since he's clearly had nothing but free time the past couple days that he's occupied A BUNCH with being online, *how* could he not be aware of any of it. LITERALLY how could he be *that* bad at life? I don't think that's possible at all considering his SM behavior is MUCH higher than usual and is completely trying to deflect all the criticism. "Search for the soul in everything" even though the road to Hell is paved with the best intentions. Look!! I still have fans, look at all this fanart I'm posting!!! Let me like this tweet about not thinking for yourself so I can convince you to just go along to get along in STILL liking and supporting me.
Has anyone checked his Youtube and Spotify in the past couple days? Cause if he is completely ignoring all his other social media over this shitstorm of accountability, maybe these folks should try getting his arrogant elitist attention there. What they're doing right now is clearly not having any impact on his behavior at the moment. But he's got something TO SELL on Spotify in less than a week. And maybe hitting him in the pocketbook is the only thing that will reach him through his dug in extreme arrogance.
|by Anonymous||reply 340||September 12, 2021 3:23 PM|
R340 sorry, did not mean to say he noticed nothing. Just that it is hard to get through. And he will think it‘s just a few DLers again. I gather posting here is more effective, as is instatrolling with those placative stuff like the 11:11. just mentioning him is a lottery.
|by Anonymous||reply 341||September 12, 2021 3:48 PM|
R341 Nah, Syl mentioned thinking he was completely unaware of everything. And while I agree that he is incredibly stupid so that's "easy to believe", I personally do not agree that he's unaware. I think he knows exactly what's going on everywhere and I think he doesn't care. At all. Because it's very, very clearly not just a few DL'ers this time. And it's not the whole fandom either, cause if you read more of what the fan complaints are, apparently Ben's white fans are calling out the proverbial 'BIPOC trolling' going on right now and the POC fans are clapping back at the obvious racism.
And Ben's just *desperately* trying to make it all go away by fanarting his way through lingo tennis matches like the utterly irresponsible coward that he is.
|by Anonymous||reply 342||September 12, 2021 4:12 PM|
R342 I find both scenarios possible. I guess she has been complaining about how misunderstood she is.
|by Anonymous||reply 343||September 12, 2021 4:27 PM|
Been away fir a few days, catching up. Honestly, I think JH’s relational aggression post on IG emotionally manipulated him into showing support for the new gig that she was excited about. And just like emojigate, it’s blown up in his face. Eventually it’ll click for him how damaging his association with her is.
British people are insanely excited when British tennis players perform well at Grand Slam events. So as a noted tennis fan, his excitement re: Emma’s US Open victory was totally predictable. No controversy here, regardless of her age.
|by Anonymous||reply 344||September 12, 2021 4:56 PM|
He could be aware of the backlash he’s getting about the activist show, but if you are waiting for him to unlike that pic as a signal he’s aware I don’t think that’s realistic. Unliking it would probably just cause more controversy because it would look like a backpedaling coverup and continue to make it part of the narrative surrounding him rather than just letting it blow over. As much as it might make some people feel better about the situation the usual thing any PR person would advise is to not engage with the issue any more until the controversy dies down especially since it’s not his project and direct problem he’s just linked to it though that like. If she comes out making an apology or backing out of it (unlikely) maybe that would open the door for him to also support that
|by Anonymous||reply 345||September 12, 2021 5:53 PM|
He is on a liking spree on Twitter today too. Again his fav little one has got one. Even after wanting Billy to get rid of the Ho.
|by Anonymous||reply 346||September 12, 2021 6:16 PM|
|by Anonymous||reply 347||September 12, 2021 6:20 PM|
R347 lmao “basically like being collard by him” they are shameless. He must be going through his mentions if he’s liking things, I hope he gets to the ones from the last 24-48 hours
|by Anonymous||reply 348||September 12, 2021 6:23 PM|
R346 Oh so he's doubling down yet again!!! Thereby proving that he is in fact going through all his mentions and tags, obviously seeing all the hate, and choosing to so very obviously not care about any of it as he ignores it all and tweets about approving of General Kittigan.
He's brazen in his apathetic arrogance, I will give him that! Sorry POC fangirls, he just told you Fuck You. White girls.. you still alright..
|by Anonymous||reply 349||September 12, 2021 6:26 PM|
R349 I think he reads mostly those with pictures though. Hopefully he reaches Div.
|by Anonymous||reply 350||September 12, 2021 6:28 PM|
Seven likes is quite a few and either the Twitter algorithm keeps showing him her stuff because of the previous engagement or is it safe to now assume he keeps liking her stuff because he might actually be into what she’s always so not so subtly suggesting? 😂 Maybe looking forward to that Paris trip a bit too much now??
|by Anonymous||reply 351||September 12, 2021 6:30 PM|
R351 is that one going to Paris? Hehe I think she is just the best at sucking up to him. Lolz.
|by Anonymous||reply 352||September 12, 2021 6:36 PM|
Seriously, is it literally Ben behind this account? (No actually, the previous post is far too incisive for that..)
|by Anonymous||reply 353||September 12, 2021 6:50 PM|
Well, we know what really catches his fancy.
|by Anonymous||reply 354||September 12, 2021 6:53 PM|
R354 And he’s claiming that ‘reading is sexy’. Really he just looking at da pwetty pickchures
|by Anonymous||reply 355||September 12, 2021 6:58 PM|
R355 Just like he does with literally all his girlfriends. That is not a surprise at all. He can fake being an intellectual reader all he wants. Everyone knows what he really likes.
|by Anonymous||reply 356||September 12, 2021 7:04 PM|
He’s just on social media for dem tiddies and pussy named after him
|by Anonymous||reply 357||September 12, 2021 7:11 PM|
At the moment just here to note his 11:11 IG story has been up for over an hour, and yet there still aren't any tagged reposts of it. Enjoyably chuckle worthy :)
|by Anonymous||reply 358||September 12, 2021 7:20 PM|
HoFace SM presence - *current status*
(and I’m loving it) 😂
|by Anonymous||reply 359||September 12, 2021 7:45 PM|
Awwwwww, it's only ten minutes old and Ben was the fifth one to like it! How cute!!!
|by Anonymous||reply 360||September 12, 2021 7:45 PM|
As I said, if you want his attention, tag him in a photo.
|by Anonymous||reply 361||September 12, 2021 8:16 PM|
R361 Yeah, he is *LITERALLY* just waiting on IG right now going through every tagged picture and liking every single 11:11 mention. Literally Every. Single. One. He's been doing it for a full hour now.
Have at fangirls! Make Ben your wanton slave by tagging him in an 11:11 post! He's literally that desperate for the attention right now, so feed him!!!
|by Anonymous||reply 362||September 12, 2021 8:32 PM|
If you wanna get a message through to him, now is the time.
|by Anonymous||reply 363||September 12, 2021 8:37 PM|
I second this.. he went back over a year in this girl's twitter to like an inordinate amount of her tweets.
What. The. Actual. Fuck. Is. Going. On. He's. Having. A. Mental. Breakdown. And. We're. Watching. It. Live.
|by Anonymous||reply 364||September 12, 2021 8:40 PM|
R364 (edit to say just noticed the They/Them, not She, on the bio, so apologies to them)
|by Anonymous||reply 365||September 12, 2021 8:43 PM|
Did he do weird drugs with McFly Senior?
|by Anonymous||reply 366||September 12, 2021 8:45 PM|
R366 Literally speaking, this is what desperation looks like. He's gone full Manic. And A*** has already complied with my suggestion at R362, though Ben apparently hasn't returned to his tagged page yet.. And for shame, the post is already over twenty minutes old!!
|by Anonymous||reply 367||September 12, 2021 8:53 PM|
R367 he is probably busy on twitter at the moment. Darklinas are playing minesweep with his likes now, tagging him like crazy and battling for his attention. But he has them slobbering again, and the Ho is momentarily forgotten.
|by Anonymous||reply 368||September 12, 2021 8:56 PM|
What has gotten into him???
|by Anonymous||reply 369||September 12, 2021 8:59 PM|
Sorry, this one came before
|by Anonymous||reply 370||September 12, 2021 8:59 PM|
R364 well, he only liked one thread and it was all him paired with a cat in various situations. But still. He must be going nuts from all the buzzing ™
|by Anonymous||reply 371||September 12, 2021 9:07 PM|
R368 Ha ha ha ha! Yessss!!! I had a cunning plan and it worked!!!
- Benny B
|by Anonymous||reply 372||September 12, 2021 9:11 PM|
Not to miss out on this
|by Anonymous||reply 373||September 12, 2021 9:20 PM|
R363 🤔 I could always pose as a CBS production assistant and ask if he’d like to be a guest judge on The Activist??
Offstage ….. POP!!!
(that was the cosy 11:11 diversion 🎈bursting)
|by Anonymous||reply 374||September 12, 2021 9:21 PM|
Ben is "fizzing with excitement" and getting his Barnacles all revved up to buy his music. We are watching Ben being a twitter whore live #thewhoringwillbetelevised😏
|by Anonymous||reply 375||September 12, 2021 9:23 PM|
R375 he is an Instawhore too. She who must not be named did get her like.
|by Anonymous||reply 376||September 12, 2021 9:24 PM|
And this, dear Div, is why he is behaving stupidly, because when he is active you all shower him with praise licking his toes.
|by Anonymous||reply 377||September 12, 2021 9:36 PM|
R376 Now, if this was The Activist… the account at R360 would win that round over A***** as his like was quicker on the first one than on hers.
Yay! I think I’ve got the hang of how it’ll work! - maybe I could be a guest judge alongside BB.
|by Anonymous||reply 378||September 12, 2021 9:38 PM|
R372 Exactly. Ben is fueled completely and entirely by his ego, and he knows that's all that drives his fangirls too. So he's feeding them in a several hour long Like For Like session.
This is incredible to watch live..
|by Anonymous||reply 379||September 12, 2021 9:38 PM|
R377 HOW MANY FUCKING TIMES CAN I LIKE YOUR COMMENT?!?
Hate to break it to you Div, but your and every other fangirl's ego is why both powerful people and social issues will never change for the better. Because you can't last five minutes *actually* wanting and pressuring them to. Cause that would cost you a serotonin burst, and nothing is worth that, fuck other people.
|by Anonymous||reply 380||September 12, 2021 9:49 PM|
R380 What's worse is do they realize he has no idea what they actually look like? Their avis are all pictures of him, all they post is pics of him, if he knew who they were and what they looked like do they think he would show any interest in them for that? These twitter girls are so aggressively sexual towards him and something tells me they don't realize they'd never have a chance with him. Ah To be a delusional teenager again. That serotonin boost from him liking a tweet about himself is so strange. If he was liking a post about the person behind the account, I could understand why that would feel personal and exciting. But that isn't the case.
|by Anonymous||reply 381||September 12, 2021 9:58 PM|
R381 Disagree slightly. Right now, he's got something to sell. Right now, he does not give one single solitary fuck what any of them look like as long as they're willing to spend their money on him. Right now, he just likes their color green. Period.
As soon as he's done actively selling his album, he'll go right back to ignoring their unknown attractiveness and being inactive on socials. *EVERYBODY* knows that.
|by Anonymous||reply 382||September 12, 2021 10:06 PM|
Just a few days ago some of you guys were criticizing Ben for not promoting his album enough and saying things like “dO yOu NoT kNow hoW aNy of ThIs wOrkS?!” and now some of you seem mad and critical because he’s promoting and riling up the fans lmao like that somehow makes him horrible and self centered instead of just doing his job. This is why he doesn’t give into public pressure for accountability on anything because there’s no winning in the court of public opinion
|by Anonymous||reply 383||September 12, 2021 10:07 PM|
What does their attractiveness have to do with it? If anything he’s liking their comments of support because any public figure should be grateful of their supportive fans. You don’t have to be attractive to be worthy of a like and a like from someone doesn’t mean they are hitting on you. If that’s what anyone thinks then social media must be very confusing for them lol
|by Anonymous||reply 384||September 12, 2021 10:11 PM|
R383 you again with not understanding that we are not all of the same opinion. Those who are complaining now are not those complaining about lack of marketing. Also, not the same thing, because we are making fun of him being so predictable and still unaware that he likes the same guys who are usually debating how to be his sexslaves and are hating on him for liking JH.
|by Anonymous||reply 385||September 12, 2021 10:15 PM|
It’s incredibly disappointing to learn that Ben is just a cat person after all. How Rob can stand to live with him I don’t know
|by Anonymous||reply 386||September 12, 2021 10:15 PM|
R381 oh they all showed themselves two days ago in some sort of happening. Some were quite cute, almost all of asian origin.
|by Anonymous||reply 387||September 12, 2021 10:18 PM|
Plus, the Barnacles all seem to be bisexual. And, before Ben got into their panties tonight, they were starting on a Darkblade ship, wanting Ben and Archie to end up together.
|by Anonymous||reply 388||September 12, 2021 10:22 PM|
Yeah they did a whole face reveal thing a few days ago I don’t know what sparked it but they definitely aren’t the trolls some might expect hiding behind other pics they were all quite pretty IMO
|by Anonymous||reply 389||September 12, 2021 10:22 PM|
R384 If any of them are experiencing Parasocial Syndrome, then yeah - he *is* hitting on them in their minds.
Those of us who don’t suffer under that delusion can see only too well why SMfest is taking place.
He’s got something to sell. And Leo plus Actor = huge ego. We here can all see that, and the strategy and reasons behind the spam liking currently going on.
But if you’re a kid who thinks they’re in some kind of a relationship with him and he likes your post - that’s about the same as him asking you out on a date. He’d better watch out - some of them little critters migh turn up in them thar Hollywood Hills a-huntin’ him down! 😳
|by Anonymous||reply 390||September 12, 2021 10:24 PM|
R390 they know too. Look here
|by Anonymous||reply 391||September 12, 2021 10:27 PM|
R390 I think you are misinterpreting the concept of parasocial relationship if that’s what you think they interpret a like as. For one, Parasocial relationships aren’t always in a romantic sense although they may be more so with Ben, but they are also often very self deprecating about their activities that get likes and they openly admit are feeding his ego and often use the “Ben is never going to fuck you” phrases when they think someone is taking it too far lol so I don’t think that’s what’s happening here
|by Anonymous||reply 392||September 12, 2021 10:32 PM|
I think the darklinas are not the same types as those who must not be named.
|by Anonymous||reply 393||September 12, 2021 10:34 PM|
Just FYI … the mind seems back again …
|by Anonymous||reply 394||September 12, 2021 10:37 PM|
Well and I am interested now.
|by Anonymous||reply 395||September 12, 2021 10:38 PM|
R383 Are you literally this obtuse or are you being purposefully stupid? He's doing this as a deflection. Let me sum it up for you with simple concepts. He was getting called out for his piss poor choices on SM by his fans. He's in danger of losing their support when he has something to sell them. So he goes so far above and beyond to get them back to being willing to buy his product by spending HOURS obsessively liking literally everything they're posting about his product as an alternative to actually facing what they're calling him out on.
Let me be absolutely clear for you. The commentary here has nothing to do with the fact that he's "simply" promoting his album. The complaining is because he's VERY CLEARLY NOT just simply promoting his album. Is your narrative capable of understanding that distinction?
|by Anonymous||reply 396||September 12, 2021 10:39 PM|
R396 LOL you are in no position to lecture anyone about being obtuse or having any kind of understanding about what’s going on if you think he was actually in danger of losing any material amount of support from liking another person’s post and if you actually think that’s the sole reason he did any of this you are just being delusional. The frenzy caused by his activity is something he has done before ahead of or around other projects and the reaction by the people who have been calling him out clearly shows they still support him because they are able to understand that calling him out on something and supporting him on something else is not mutually exclusive
|by Anonymous||reply 397||September 12, 2021 10:46 PM|
R384 I simply find it strange that posting a picture of Ben and having him like it could cause so much joy for someone, as it's *totally* impersonal. I don't understand the serotonin boost that would give a person who is sexually obsessed with Ben (as we've seen from many of his fans, especially the Billy Russo stans) since he's just liking images of himself. If they posted a picture of THEIR self and he liked it, that's another story.
|by Anonymous||reply 398||September 12, 2021 10:52 PM|
I think if I were a celebrity trying to bait fans, I'd go to their pages randomly and like some of their personal posts. Talk about driving them crazy.
|by Anonymous||reply 399||September 12, 2021 10:54 PM|
R398 it‘s currency in their world. They are in a friendly competition for his likes. The content is irrelevant.
|by Anonymous||reply 400||September 12, 2021 10:54 PM|
Most of them are probably active in the fandom for the community around it not just for Ben, so I think the likes are also just as much or more about the camaraderie built around everyone’s reactions to receiving a like, not just the personal meaning of receiving a like. At least that’s what it seems like in the sub-community (pun intended lol) of the Darklinas within the Ben fandom. But then there are the extremes that seem way too personal like that person begging for and frustrated with not receiving a like on her tweezer diamond project.
|by Anonymous||reply 401||September 12, 2021 11:02 PM|
R401 That’s exactly what I was getting at (diamond tweezer girl) on R390. Some of them feel totally entitled to his attention and when they don’t get it, they throw a tantrum. Conversely, when they do get a like, some of them almost faint and cry uncontrollably (which we have witnessed). I also have it on good authority that when one gets a like and posts it on their story, some of their little buds are happy for them but not all are, totally ignoring it as if it never happened. And when they see him like something - boom! out comes a flurry of copycat posts/tweets to try and catch his eye. Definitely a competitive environment out there.
R392 TBH I was having a bit of a jokey snark at their and BB’s expense.
But no, I wasn’t misunderstanding the concept. A certain percentage of his fans (I wasn’t saying all of them) - according to an article I read recently - want to be in an actual real-life romantic relationship with him. Not just fantasising like most fans do. And another percentage of those have the possibility of becoming obsessive, leading to stalking.
“Dysfunctional and pathological trappings are likely to be arrayed on a continuum, from relatively benign or innocent fan activity to full-fledged obsession.“
The same article, interestingly enough, put a portion of the blame for this on the celebrity.
“Celebrities tend to be higher in narcissism than your average person, and are likely to enjoy and inculcate the adulation they receive.”
That’s life in the celebrity world for you, of course. Live in the limelight, hit like, encourage a potential bunny boiler. Quid pro quo.
|by Anonymous||reply 402||September 12, 2021 11:45 PM|
Good for her with an actual tag! Hopefully linking it here doesn’t draw any hate from the DL (please refrain 🙏🏻) but I thought some people here might be interested
|by Anonymous||reply 403||September 13, 2021 12:53 AM|
The tweet at R370 is the only factual thing I've seen Ben say in months.
And at R395 "being blocked would be a bad look on his part"? Again, how many people did he block over Montanagate, and everyone thought that was well within his rights because, "waaaaagh...bullying!"??
|by Anonymous||reply 404||September 13, 2021 1:25 AM|
R397 Nope. Firstly, he has never gone this manic in his promotion. Never. Not even remotely close to this far above and beyond what most would consider the normal promotional interaction with fans lane. Today was unequivocally extreme. And I specifically said deflection because that absolutely is what this was, and the linked tweets at R391 R394 R395 and *especially* R403 show that even these girls know that. Everyone knows what went on today. Obviously he was not in real danger of actually losing all their support, but he absolutely did lose control of the narrative for a few days, which could have cost him something eventually. They weren't talking about his upcoming single anymore. They were talking about him being racist adjacent (and sometimes actually racist). So he cut off the sapling doubt *before* it grew roots and that was his *main* mission here with his obsession antics. Today's overproduced show reclaimed their attention back to where he wanted it, favorably talking about his attention to them. Favorably looking at him. Favorably looking at each other again amongst all the likes, instead of sniping at each other over what skin color they had.
This was an engineered hyper adrenaline rush to deflect from the issues his fans had with him. He didn't have to address the issues, he just had to pay attention to these girls for a while. But it's naturally that easy when most of the time he's nearly completely absent from SM. It's all now waning/over, and as R394 said, the mind is returning. But if Ben has succeeded, they'll forget all about their issues by tomorrow and let bygones be bygones, returning to stanning everything he does. It's a far easier path to walk than a principled one. If he hasn't succeeded, and they return to calling out his utterly deaf ears, they might return to being upset with him. But that's a far lonelier path no one has any actual hopes of seeing to it's completion. Maybe they need a legit activist. Those are the people that know how to sacrifice themselves in order to achieve their desired change. How ironic.
|by Anonymous||reply 405||September 13, 2021 2:06 AM|
He liked another five tweets or so but … alas …
|by Anonymous||reply 406||September 13, 2021 4:55 AM|
Maybe he was just day drinking watching tennis all day and since tennis can be incredibly boring he also decided to get a little wild and break his social media times to give the fans some scraps. Poor granny????? 🤨 also talking to Evan about a deleted scene. Maybe he’s bringing back Logan era social media shenanigans
|by Anonymous||reply 407||September 13, 2021 5:35 AM|
R407 Oh he talked to Evan did he? I missed that, can you link pls?
|by Anonymous||reply 408||September 13, 2021 7:25 AM|
R408 it‘s below her comment on his latest instagram post
|by Anonymous||reply 409||September 13, 2021 7:30 AM|
R409 Got it, thanks!
|by Anonymous||reply 410||September 13, 2021 7:59 AM|
Well. I think he is so excited about the single, he is forgetting himself and behaving irresponsibly with the young girls again. Too bad.
|by Anonymous||reply 411||September 13, 2021 8:26 AM|
He’s on another liking spree. There’s no way he hasn’t seen comments like Div’s when he’s liking ones from 9+ hours ago
|by Anonymous||reply 412||September 13, 2021 1:54 PM|
R412 she is trying again quite valiantly. But alone. I‘m sorry for her. He clearly only cares about the obvious clickbait.
|by Anonymous||reply 413||September 13, 2021 2:04 PM|
This post from one of the activists on activist is from august 11th. Does this mean they had to complete for social media attention BEFORE the show even aired and the whole competition is already filmed? I guess I thought they would at least be getting their profiles raised through this show and they would be competing for attention after their participation was announced on the show. I don’t get this whole shitty concept
|by Anonymous||reply 414||September 13, 2021 2:10 PM|
R414 update: I watched her wrapped highlights and I guess the finals are in Rome and maybe that hasn’t happened yet? Why Rome??? Also JH broke social media silence just to post about her more successful and happier brother lol ouch
|by Anonymous||reply 415||September 13, 2021 2:15 PM|
R415 they win presenting to the G20 at the summit in Rome. Since the G20 is known to be this very pro-activist event …
|by Anonymous||reply 416||September 13, 2021 2:17 PM|
R416 omg yes thanks that detail was so absurd I completely blocked it out from my mind. Does that mean fucking Julianne Hough is going to G20!? First Davos and now this. America’s resident high class hooker pathetically trying to make it into the upper echelons of society 🙄 I wonder if she’s going to have another exorcism or do something equally as embarrassing
|by Anonymous||reply 417||September 13, 2021 2:23 PM|
R417 she‘ll come riding in on a water cannon wearing a cowboy hat and dance for the rioters singing Antifascista and Bella Ciao. Or maybe in a bikini and a balaclava helmet.
|by Anonymous||reply 418||September 13, 2021 2:28 PM|
Putin hasn’t remarried yet so if he finally wanted to do us all a favor at a G20 summit and take her off of our hands that would be great. He has a yacht
|by Anonymous||reply 419||September 13, 2021 2:36 PM|
R419 Hahahahaaaa (hohohoh)
Benny still at it btw. On Twitter. Hasn‘t even made it to insta yet, but he sure will find more fodder there.
|by Anonymous||reply 420||September 13, 2021 2:40 PM|
I like them more and more each day
|by Anonymous||reply 421||September 13, 2021 2:46 PM|
To whom it may concern:
|by Anonymous||reply 422||September 13, 2021 2:59 PM|
[R418] Plus, she won't forget to drink VINE WINE with the activists in front of the camera.
|by Anonymous||reply 423||September 13, 2021 2:59 PM|
R422 in case you are not looking closely: that IS hair.
|by Anonymous||reply 424||September 13, 2021 3:09 PM|
R424 Looks like pubes. 🤢
|by Anonymous||reply 425||September 13, 2021 3:25 PM|
Ok that’s it I’m calling Tricia. What has gotten into him?? That hair picture was not necessary. Is that on his script? GDT era social media presence might be naughtier than Logan era I bet he’s the villain again
|by Anonymous||reply 426||September 13, 2021 3:43 PM|
R424 Wait - he actually took a shot of that when it was shaved off? He ofc SOOOOO knew the fan girlies would be having a beard/no beard debate 😆
R426 I’d welcome that tbh - he was a lot more fun during Logan Times. Maybe finally extricate him from Fucking Fairy La La Land I hope and pray.
|by Anonymous||reply 427||September 13, 2021 3:51 PM|
Holy crap he is at it like insane
|by Anonymous||reply 428||September 13, 2021 5:17 PM|
R422 R426 Alright, asking honestly.. is he on drugs? Literally speaking, is he on drugs. Who. The fuck. Gathers up presumably shaved hair and takes a picture of it? And then shares that picture with the world? Is. He. On. Drugs.
(also why are all the fangirls saying they want to use said shaved beard hair as literal seasoning in their food. Is this a thing I was previously thankfully unaware of? WTAF..)
|by Anonymous||reply 429||September 13, 2021 5:54 PM|
R429 Oh good lord - I’m soooo glad I didn’t see that!!
|by Anonymous||reply 430||September 13, 2021 6:02 PM|
And he is liking posts that honor him with saving their lives by his sheer existence too again.
|by Anonymous||reply 431||September 13, 2021 6:05 PM|
Wow all his merch has apparently sold out within minutes!!! Lots of wailing fans.
|by Anonymous||reply 432||September 13, 2021 7:38 PM|
Haha, and there it is: Rise Up!
|by Anonymous||reply 433||September 13, 2021 7:42 PM|
Well, now there is the theory it was a leak and not supposed to be available yet.
|by Anonymous||reply 434||September 13, 2021 7:43 PM|
So, if anybody gives me the ‚‘it‘s just a passion project“ theme, I‘ll combust
|by Anonymous||reply 435||September 13, 2021 7:45 PM|
And this also confirms that Floriana will be in his second video OMG *ducks for cover*
|by Anonymous||reply 436||September 13, 2021 7:50 PM|
Seriously, he has more merchandise than the Rolling Stones. Wtf.
|by Anonymous||reply 437||September 13, 2021 7:55 PM|
Interesting that he chose former costars to be in his music videos. He had no chemistry with Floriana on the Punisher so that's a weird choice if she's supposed to be a love interest. She's a terrible actress.
I love ERW though. But I wish he had just gotten random women instead of people we've already seen him with. But get that cross-promotion, I guess.
|by Anonymous||reply 438||September 13, 2021 7:58 PM|
R438 but she is also an alleged blackfacer and rape apologist. I am sure Div and friends will go mental. And still suck up to him.
|by Anonymous||reply 439||September 13, 2021 8:00 PM|
Correct R439 Brownface. Too much Ho on my mind.
|by Anonymous||reply 440||September 13, 2021 8:03 PM|
R439 Wow. I guess BB doesn't have much room to judge other brownfacers though, lbr.
|by Anonymous||reply 441||September 13, 2021 8:05 PM|
Quite a few of the fans are complaining it is too showy now. Ha ha ha.
|by Anonymous||reply 442||September 13, 2021 8:12 PM|
R422 I had to do a double take and look again as I thought initially it was a Stan doing a silly post grieving about his beard, but no. Really Ben...really! 👀👀👀Your GDT1st photo reveal opportunity and your shaving your pubes, plopping it next to the lovely leather embossed GDT folder for Barnacle thirst tweets and posting it online.🙃fuck me this is rough to watch!😂😂😂 this is a lower level of SM thirst posts than JH.
Oh well I'm taken by surprised so at least he's keeping me on my toes, who knows what we're gonna get next from BB maybe a BB gimp suit selfie on the eve of his EP drop...he needs to meet the needs of all his Barnacle stan demographic.😂🤷🏾♀️🤯
R429 I'm hoping he is on drugs having fun and its something strong to at least get him through this week of degrading himself on SM to bump up his album and merch presence after some of his fans calling him out. Doubling down like never before on SM for an album thirst...That's the 2nd thing in 2020/2021 lockdown that's been unprecedented. Ben have at it! 💃🏾and keep grafting as they say in England😘 Get JH to send you a crate of pishvine wine and get mortal!
It is making me question if it is actually him replying to the majority of the accounts and doing marathon likes (similar to JH on her insta) god his fans would hate that! has he finally hired a SM manager who's doing the thirst likes and interactions after the unfolding shitshow of liking that JH post. Just throwing it out there🤷🏾♀️
R437 Well the merch is ugly as fuck😖and I can't with his full name on the hoodies and the optical illusion of his floating head on a tshirt on his merch tshirt!!! is that intentional!?!?!😂😂😂 OMG he's created an ugly fashion BB army and will be making a bucket of cash too...JH will be livid!
R441 well BB has done it himself for the big wedding film so its the brown/blackface/cultural appropriating club with him and his friends 🤷🏾♀️😒
|by Anonymous||reply 443||September 13, 2021 8:22 PM|
BREAKING: shipping to Europe is too expensive for the little ones and the anti-Flo armada is sailing.
|by Anonymous||reply 444||September 13, 2021 8:35 PM|
I wonder what other co-stars he'll feature in the rest f his MV's. I assume he will make MV's for each song given there are only five, but maybe not. He should get Amber back. At least they almost genuinely looked like they wanted to fuck each other.
|by Anonymous||reply 445||September 13, 2021 8:42 PM|
R444 BB Baranacle Stans are ride or die. Another back lash....quick BB you need to up your SM game now to appease your customers...start an Onlyfans page?
|by Anonymous||reply 446||September 13, 2021 8:49 PM|
Fuck that crap, I want a limited edition Ben Barnes 33+40=11:11 🦁🧚♀️ shirt.
|by Anonymous||reply 447||September 13, 2021 8:50 PM|
R445 I think that‘s it with the vids. He would not have been able to resist posting about it. Then there is GDT and SB. Amber is in the UK and has a baby, right? He should ask the Ho to star in the video for *SUN* because she is is little darling sunshine and she needs all the help she can get.
R446 R447 you are flooring me. Both of you. I‘m howling.
|by Anonymous||reply 448||September 13, 2021 8:55 PM|
R447 Yes 😂😂😂
Mine would be a hoodie with a cartoon ice cream cone on the front and a dumpster fire pic on the back and a canvas tote bag with a emoji fairy fucking a lion😂😂😂 🦁🧚🏾♀️
|by Anonymous||reply 449||September 13, 2021 8:57 PM|
R449 I take a black one with Minimojis hidden on it. Like a tiny lionheart and fairy in the armpits.
|by Anonymous||reply 450||September 13, 2021 8:58 PM|
Mine would be a hoodie with headshots of every female DL has linked him to on the front and on the back, an erect willy with the hashtag #RiseUp
|by Anonymous||reply 451||September 13, 2021 9:00 PM|
R436 “Runs for nuclear bunker”
|by Anonymous||reply 452||September 13, 2021 9:00 PM|
Some activist update!
|by Anonymous||reply 453||September 13, 2021 9:03 PM|
Twitter is hilarious today
|by Anonymous||reply 454||September 13, 2021 9:07 PM|
199...well we gotta have a laugh as were on this crazy BB thirst trip this week.
Im killing myself laughing and loving the DL BB anti-fandom merch which sounds waaayyy better although R451 I would recommend replacing your erect penis for an emoji aubergine just to keep it PC for the kids 😅😉🍆 I'm happy to start a crowdfund account to raise money for our merch or will go on dragons den to pitch the idea for backers😂
199...Wow the show sounds way worse, shallow and degrading than I imagined. And I bet JH wouldve taken credit for choreography of the pep rally dances😒
And will BB actually wear one of his merch tshirts or hoodies...I doubt cause its crass,but he will make someone else wear it yuck🤮
|by Anonymous||reply 455||September 13, 2021 9:27 PM|
Is there a fucking sun song about her too!? BEN get it together
|by Anonymous||reply 456||September 13, 2021 9:28 PM|
R451 correction obviously not "your" or BB willy for that matter on the hoodie, unless that's his next move on SM for thirst likes...
|by Anonymous||reply 457||September 13, 2021 9:31 PM|
R456 that tweet was deleted but there is a SUN song.
|by Anonymous||reply 458||September 13, 2021 9:35 PM|
Came here just to see ya'll keep track of the Ben Barnes like and comment parade going on at Twitter. I was on there innocently for the first time in months and since I'm still following him I guess, I was bombarded with it. Lord almighty Ben. And the merch??? Rise up? Who is he, Lin-Manuel Miranda? Andra Day? Get a grip.
These fangirls are SO CLOSE to being with us. Wouldn't it be funny if most of them dispersed before his precious song came out? Not gonna happen but it's still fun to think about.
|by Anonymous||reply 459||September 13, 2021 9:36 PM|
Oh, and when FORBES magazine calls something problematic and calls out Jules for Blackface..... oof!
|by Anonymous||reply 460||September 13, 2021 9:40 PM|
R456 R458 I know groan the Sun merch hoodie is a give away and my mind went immediately to JH bday post...let me guess what the video would have been... a blonde girl in a cute summer dress dancing in a field of sunflowers...just hypothetical 😒🌻can't even bring myself to link the related JH post. I think I have JH fatigue.
|by Anonymous||reply 461||September 13, 2021 9:41 PM|
I hope sun is for his sun summoner and not his sunflower
|by Anonymous||reply 462||September 13, 2021 9:41 PM|
You know, actually it was silly stuff like the beard posting that originally endeared me to him. I was flirting with feeling a little lenient until the reckless liking and the tasteless, pompous merch.
|by Anonymous||reply 463||September 13, 2021 9:46 PM|
R459 R460 oh Jesus don't give BB ideas for his next dream project. He would LOVE to write, direct, sing but not dance in his own self produced musical 😅 prob would be a romance called....Meet me in Montana/puppy love/love is contagious💃🏾
|by Anonymous||reply 464||September 13, 2021 9:51 PM|
R455 Lilly the eggplant emoji is a great idea. Have to make sure it's in the erect position, though.
|by Anonymous||reply 465||September 13, 2021 9:54 PM|
R461 R462 Well… he’s got the Holy Trinity right here, hasn’t he? Ho’s 11:11, Flo prancing about in Rise Up and a song called Sun? 🤮
I think between 17 Sept and whatever date in Oct the EP gets released are going to be very interesting days indeed.
The fandom are going to develop schizophrenia.
“Ben’s music! Ben’s merch!” …. cue the heart-eyes 🥰
“Hough & Lima!” …. cue the demon red eyes 👿
|by Anonymous||reply 466||September 13, 2021 9:54 PM|
R453 [quote] Competitors performed with dance crews after they gave their speeches.
This literally has to be the script for a Black Mirror episode that accidentally landed on some reality TV producer’s desk. There is no other logical explanation for this. Especially when it culminates at the fucking G20 summit where the agenda is already chock-full of discussions on all the other various shitstorms we are currently living through
|by Anonymous||reply 467||September 13, 2021 9:54 PM|
R464 Benny Christ Superstar - he plays all the roles except Mary Magdalen. You know-ho-ho.
|by Anonymous||reply 468||September 13, 2021 9:55 PM|
lmao I’m becoming a div stan this is hilarious
|by Anonymous||reply 469||September 13, 2021 10:00 PM|
R469 Div, Brie, Rach, Bambi, Sky and Skye are funny as fuck. I‘m sure they will convert to the dark side sooner or later.
|by Anonymous||reply 470||September 13, 2021 10:04 PM|
Isn't the Div girl 16? I appreciate her recognizing and calling out his bs but I think these kids are too young to take it all to heart enough to move to DL. They still crave his attention too much while us sour old folks don't care about getting thrown "likes" on Twitter.
|by Anonymous||reply 471||September 13, 2021 10:07 PM|
R471 they could be double agents.
|by Anonymous||reply 472||September 13, 2021 10:09 PM|
Ben continuing to like cat posts might finally be the final push my Ben exorcism needs. How dare he not like any dog posts. I can’t believe Rob has put up with this for so long.
|by Anonymous||reply 473||September 13, 2021 10:09 PM|
R474 it was my first red flag when Ben said he‘d never write a song about a dog.
About a bitch though …
|by Anonymous||reply 474||September 13, 2021 10:12 PM|
R471 I think I they are all more college aged they had a frenzy once about making sure minors didn’t follow them because their posts are NSFW and occasionally talk about classes and semesters
|by Anonymous||reply 475||September 13, 2021 10:12 PM|
R465 always for our BennyB😉 or maybe a hotdog for his horndog homage days.
R466 Holy Trinity...that's what he should have called his album! Cause its a godsend he's gotten away with so much so far?
199 Yes of course!!! Lets take it to the biblical level because BB is holier than thou with his pseudo good boy persona and being praised by his devout army of Barnacles😂😂😂
R471 depending on his music content he may well crash and burn some fans hearts but when they're that young it's fickle love. I was the same with my take that obsession....from the 90's not their comeback🤔
|by Anonymous||reply 476||September 13, 2021 10:13 PM|
R474 😂😂😂 that bitch definitely isn’t worth it. He should have adopted a Spoodle for inspo
|by Anonymous||reply 477||September 13, 2021 10:15 PM|
R476 Lilly! I was Take That obsessed in the 90s! I would have disembowelled myself for Robbie Williams from April 1994 to August 1994! Then some other pretty guy got in between. But I still feel the feels when I listen to Everything Changes, Pray or Babe.
|by Anonymous||reply 478||September 13, 2021 10:16 PM|
Lol the merch was a leak. Now that he’s seen everyone shitting on the designs he has a chance to change them
|by Anonymous||reply 479||September 13, 2021 10:29 PM|
OOMMGGG!!!! IM HOWLING!! ME TOO! 😂😂😂I was a devout Robbie fan I loved all those songs and the one with Lulu that was a fun disco number...I lost my mind when he shaved off his beautiful hair for a buzz cut🙃. Then he went solo and I fell in love again with Angels.....199 shall we just go and do a Take that Robbie Williams thread..I have no shame sorry fellow DLrs🤣🤣🤣
|by Anonymous||reply 480||September 13, 2021 10:34 PM|
R480 Could it be magic, Lilly? I remember I think I had several rebounds with him too. But earlier than Angels.
Anyway, I am sure Benny‘s new album will be just as good as Robbie‘s stuff.
|by Anonymous||reply 481||September 13, 2021 10:41 PM|
Okay, I know I have been ranting again these past days, but let me conclude: even *we love Ben Barnes* hates the merch, Cindy can‘t even be bothered with him and stans Viking Alexander, A*** is joining the darklinas and the others are desperate for him to be someone with more substance. And we DLers did not do a single thing, not even Ross or Cheryl. He did it all himself. What a time to be a BB antifan. Good night, my luvs.
|by Anonymous||reply 482||September 13, 2021 10:51 PM|
Now that MerchGate has calmed down a bit, some twitterers have taken to posting ‘photos of Ben Barnes arriving at the Met Gala’. They get bored quickly don’t they?
|by Anonymous||reply 483||September 13, 2021 10:56 PM|
Thanks 199 maybe BB and Robbie should do a Xmas single. Yes we just sat back and watched Karma come back around.
His fans have the attention span of a gnat luckily for BB redirecting miss deeds is an easy virtue.
|by Anonymous||reply 484||September 13, 2021 11:19 PM|
In some ways he kinda is a dad to all these new fans because as a geriatric millennial if you cut corners with graphic design or your digital media strategy you WILL be called out on it by the group of savage gen Z comedians with daddy issues that can throw together an edit or meme in seconds that would have required a professional with fancy software 10 years ago and they love to reminisce about all the other times he’s been embarrassingly amusing like tiddygate and take every opportunity to point out when he’s being embarrassing 😂
|by Anonymous||reply 485||September 13, 2021 11:42 PM|
R421 R442 R444 R454 R469 R485 Truly, these updates are why I get up in the morning. Thank you friends :)
( R431 R433 R437 R442 ) R435 Truer. Words. Were. Never. Spoken. JFC does he realize that Passion Project and Vanity Project are different things?!?
[quote]It is making me question if it is actually him replying to the majority of the accounts and doing marathon likes (similar to JH on her insta) god his fans would hate that! has he finally hired a SM manager who's doing the thirst likes and interactions after the unfolding shitshow of liking that JH post. Just throwing it out there
R443 I had not even considered that possibility, bravo! But considering the content posted/liked so far, I'm thinking IF he hired someone, that person definitely does NOT like him. OH MY GOD DID HE HIRE CHERYL?!?!?
R447 R449 R450 R451 R474 Slight correction.. THIS content is the reason I get up in the morning!! Holy shit TOO good.. Gotta hand it to the posters here, we do love going Blackhat on his ass. Ben should appreciate the fuck outta that!
R482 I hope this wonderful post allowed you to drift off to sleep with the biggest of smiles on your face. What a way to close out your night, cheers.
Who said Mondays are the worst. . . .
|by Anonymous||reply 486||September 13, 2021 11:55 PM|
I think the final horcrux challenge required to finally leave this fandom is to figure out who the fuck Cheryl is. Still such a confusing mystery
|by Anonymous||reply 487||September 14, 2021 12:08 AM|
R487 She who must not be named. . . .
|by Anonymous||reply 488||September 14, 2021 12:19 AM|
I know a lot of you won’t agree as it’s totally self-inflicted, but I have a tiny sneaking bit of sympathy for our Benny Boy. If you think about it, since HoTwat’s European trip he’s been fighting a losing battle to keep everyone’s attention on his vanity project. It’s been pretty relentless: let’s review his ‘gates’…. I can’t guarantee I’ve got these in strict chronological order as there have been so many!
TittyGate, EmojiGate, HCTSgate, HoHCTSGate, FloGate, HoNecklaceGate, HoFairyLionGate, Ho’n’BL11:11Gate, HoActivistGate and finally Flo-HoMerchGate
Every time he’s played a ‘let’s get the fans back on side’ move, something to do with his problematic little buds flares up.
Poor Benny. All he wants to do is dream his dreams and sing his songs but he keeps getting swept up in a ItTakesTwoHo’sToTango frenetic dance. Visions of a dizzy Benny clutching his head in distress. Yes, it’s happened *again* with only 4 days to go.
Well, Benny - if you hadn’t set the music playing in the first place….
Better get that Liking/Replying finger back up to speed.
|by Anonymous||reply 489||September 14, 2021 1:55 AM|
R489 I agree with you and also have some sympathy. I think most people have probably dated someone that wasn’t good for them and/or adversely impacted their work/life priorities or another relationship at least for a time and it would suck to have that amplified to the point of impacting one of your dream projects in a very public way (although he continues to bring it on himself by continuing to have any contact with her). But I also am not 100% convinced all this liking and fan engagement and silly comments are a form of deflection as some others believe. I think he could actually just be really elated to be working again after a year and a half and on an awesome, reputable GDT project while at the same time realizing one of his dreams of releasing his own music and so he just really likes to see and rile up the fan excitement because he’s excited. He always said he loved filming Westworld because it was just a care free, fun time on a great project or something like that and he’s had a similar goofy and erratic social media presence as Logan era the last few days. It could be a form of deflection in the sense that he’s not going to let anything get him down right now (not saying I agree with that) or it could be more pessimistic as others believe. It’s impossible to tell what’s really going on of course
|by Anonymous||reply 490||September 14, 2021 2:27 AM|
R490 I think it’s probably a combination of both. Excited and depressed at the same time due to the music/new project but knows the fans have been unhappy. I think he must’ve been aware at the time of all the original hating on Flo (2016 was it?) and - rightly or wrongly - there was also a lot of dislike mixed in along with it for her character in the show, but he naively thought that all that had probably gone away. Same as with HoBlackFace. Uh no, Ben.
|by Anonymous||reply 491||September 14, 2021 3:44 AM|
I had a vision of the stirring video for rise up, half in color, half in black and white, with Flo as a struggling woman in her beautiful beachfront house and walking alone by the ocean and B singing alone by the ocean, and too bad Ben could not afford the helicopter he certainly felt entitled to.
Seriously, he is really overdoing it - for my taste - for somebody who has never published music, with the Meat Loaf style videos and the K-Pop merchandise.
|by Anonymous||reply 492||September 14, 2021 8:31 AM|
Is the helicopter based on a teaser I missed or just a vision? If it doesn’t have FL’s Belly the three legged smiling dog in it it’s already not worth watching IMO. And now that Ben has gone so extremely public with his cat person personality the Belly snub will be even more painful to come to terms with. Maybe Chris Evans will make an appearance
|by Anonymous||reply 493||September 14, 2021 8:43 AM|
R493 just a vision. But I‘m sure he would have wanted one. Probably fantasized about Slash standing on a cliff playing the rousing guitar solo. I know I did when I was Ben‘s mental age. Chris Evans could be in it, as Flos love interest, then it would get the Jon Bon Jovi Always vibe.
|by Anonymous||reply 494||September 14, 2021 8:57 AM|
True. I too would like to struggle in a beautiful beach front house while thinking about the helicopter I’m entitled to. Sounds nicer than struggling to stay up all night working, partly due to my procrastination from the mental energy I’ve spent on Ben Twitter and DL today. Ben does not have enough big dick energy to stand on a cliff playing a guitar. That’s something a dog person would do. Now he’s just an old cat person with a piano and some amateur tshirts for sale. My Ben music image is in shambles now
|by Anonymous||reply 495||September 14, 2021 9:17 AM|
There is something so funny about the BB fandom that its main activity is discussing how idiotic he is. Even by the no 1 fans.
|by Anonymous||reply 496||September 14, 2021 10:42 AM|
Wait a sec.. did he recently like a couple tweets with actual substance in them?! I'm so confused..
Oh wait, he's back to the praise Ben stuff now.. that's better! Thought he fell and hit his head for a second there..
|by Anonymous||reply 497||September 14, 2021 2:20 PM|
R497 😂 yes, his two egos are colliding
|by Anonymous||reply 498||September 14, 2021 2:43 PM|
I mean, as a person who also produces stuff people need to buy and can rate and post about, I also like to reward people who favourably mention my work, so I can relate, but I don‘t like the liking of the fawning posts. And in my case it‘s people who rate/comment/review everybody‘s work and don‘t have me as their profile picture. So, maybe I can‘t relate after all.
But, thanks to Ben, I now know that All Creatures is coming back for season 2.
|by Anonymous||reply 499||September 14, 2021 3:19 PM|
How many likes did Hugh Jackman get? Will he make it to the next round of … THE ACTIVIST?
|by Anonymous||reply 500||September 14, 2021 3:31 PM|
R492 Gem: “Meat Loaf style videos” 😂
R495 I wasn’t aware he had *any* measure of BDE 😉
|by Anonymous||reply 501||September 14, 2021 3:44 PM|
R501 Ben is a paragon of SDE.
I hope that for 'Rise Up,' he gives us more of Celine Dion-esque video style. Lots of billowing curtains as Floriana gets swept out to sea in a big storm and dies, only to Rise Up as a ghost haunting Ben as he broods shirtlessly in the candles' glow.
OMG I'VE MADE MYSELF SOB FOR HOURS
|by Anonymous||reply 502||September 14, 2021 4:16 PM|
I would not put it past him to record a version in French and in Spanish, for his little ones in Europe too. I can also picture a bilingual duet with Andrea Bocelli. R502 Celine is a good fit. Have Meat Loaf and Celine Dion duetted?
|by Anonymous||reply 503||September 14, 2021 4:20 PM|
OT Hey, that is almost the exact same video!
|by Anonymous||reply 504||September 14, 2021 4:26 PM|
Mortification by proxy
Anyway, Div and friends should record a little vid themselves, singing: Benny this is seeeeeeerious … are you thinking about youuu or uuus …. ?
|by Anonymous||reply 505||September 14, 2021 4:38 PM|
DLers as always you out do yourself on the BB music ideas...BB will need to start giving you all a percentage if he pics up some of the musuc suggestions.😉
R495 that pic of older BB is a future snapshot of him reading his old thirst tweets from accounts he liked and is either regretting those choices or reminiscing of the good old horndog days...he's also wearing one of his old music 11:11 merch hoodies, drinking tetley tea, thinking about what happened to JH. 😂😂😂 bless
BB should just carry on with his NDE, Peter Pan mentality and resurrect his High Rise days. Keep feeding the young ones their fantasy man child who lives up in Neverland.
|by Anonymous||reply 506||September 14, 2021 7:25 PM|
R506 PG Tips pyramid-shaped teabags, darling, please!
- Benny B
|by Anonymous||reply 507||September 14, 2021 9:19 PM|
Lol notes app apology for activist
|by Anonymous||reply 508||September 14, 2021 9:57 PM|
|by Anonymous||reply 509||September 14, 2021 10:00 PM|
Julianne Fucking Hough just did what Ben Barnes and his miniature dick have been too arrogant and utterly and absolutely cowardly to do for Eight. Fucking. Months. Did it even take her eight days?
It doesn't even matter whether I or anyone else believes the words in her statement, it's just that it was done. A wrong was properly acknowledged. With it, at least there's a chance that there's hope for a future change in thought/behavior. She chooses whether to live up to the words, and others get to try to hold her accountable to them going forward. That's how a rational *society* moves forward in a better direction, which is all anyone can and should hope for. This was at least a good thing for today.
What was that about living in a Black Mirror episode? I now have more respect for Julianne than I do for Ben and his now non-existent dick. Let's see if he likes this post.
|by Anonymous||reply 510||September 14, 2021 10:01 PM|
Well done, JH. I mean that.
I bet he won't like it.
|by Anonymous||reply 511||September 14, 2021 10:16 PM|
R510 R511 Agreed. She has a publicist though, and a mgmt team, and I believe that made the difference here.
|by Anonymous||reply 512||September 14, 2021 10:44 PM|
R510 BB did like JH’s new post.
|by Anonymous||reply 513||September 14, 2021 10:45 PM|
He liked it. Also just saying you “shared your concerns with the powers that be” is such a cop out this is just damage control while still ensuring she gets paid. She should refuse to be a judge for the rest of the show
|by Anonymous||reply 514||September 14, 2021 10:45 PM|
She had no other choice than to face it, acknowledge it and open a conversation about it. The statement was done well enough and in a timely manner. She was left high and dry by CBS, Global Citizen, Usher, Priya and everyone else associated to the project as she was the only one who had a post up and got the full wrath of the world. She ended up being scapegoated.
She made a choice tho, it was the wrong one but she did her part for taking accountability for her actions. Well done to JH and let's hope you stay in the conversation JH and be a positive proactive advocate for change and social issues. Now this is your 2nd opportunity to learn from your social awareness misteps and let's make it your last. The next time will be hard to forgive. If this experience can't humble you then your lost.
As for the other people attached to the project shame on you for running of and hiding and saying doing/nothing. BB your literally a Ken doll with no dick! of course you would like her post and I'm sure you were right there for JH offering your psuedo psychobabble and devoted puppy to stay on the rightside. Regardless of her apologising she will still want to be paid. She's still not found a husband yet.
|by Anonymous||reply 515||September 14, 2021 10:54 PM|
R515 Totally agree. At least she made an effort to answer the controversy (even although she wouldn’t have written one word of that). I’m glad she also addressed the Blackface issue because if she hadn’t, that would have been such an oversight. And of course she still wants her pay packet and new husband, so while I do genuinely applaud her for putting this out, let’s not lose sight of who she is.
And yes, of course Benny liked it. I wouldn’t have expected otherwise.
|by Anonymous||reply 516||September 14, 2021 11:05 PM|
R516 I agree with you she didn't write any of it but that's celebrity life, at least the statement hit all of the points written about the show and her.
Just read some of the comments on the post from her followers. Wow her followers are racists a large majority of them don't acknowledge white privilege, that there was nothing wrong with her blackface, people who called her out were overreacting and having a hiss fit about nothing and believe she should not have apologised. Then there were a portion of them that didn't know what the fuck happened and completely missed the whole situation 🤷🏾♀️🤦🏾♀️😒
|by Anonymous||reply 517||September 14, 2021 11:32 PM|
R517 And then there were a bunch of Little Ones spamming with #FreeBenBarnes comments, because he is a helpless infant and not an adult who makes his own life choices freely.
|by Anonymous||reply 518||September 15, 2021 1:19 AM|
[quote]And yes, of course Benny liked it. I wouldn’t have expected otherwise.
R516 Actually I did expect otherwise this time. Because she unquestionably showed up his chicken shit ass today. She did the right, responsible "first step" today. She was an adult today. Ben has never done that. He tried to cover up Montanagate and made a video telling the people calling him out to buzz off. This current fiasco in question literally caused a mini racewar amongst *his* fans LAST WEEK. His response was to OBSESSIVELY deflect and distract from the storm of criticism so he didn't have to address it AGAIN. (Have you noticed the difference yesterday and today? He's still liking things throughout the day and posting promos, but he is No. Where. Near. as MANIC as he was Sunday when this originally came to a head. Today is normal, Sunday obviously had ulterior motives) So either he's so incredibly fucking stupid that he doesn't even realize she's making him look like the fucking asshole that he is and he's perfectly happy to be her cuck for life, or he's so incredibly arrogant that he thinks she did owe the world an apology but he doesn't owe anyone else shit. Honestly, it's a toss up for me.
R517 Oh so JH has the exact same obsequious fanatics that Ben does? They're overreacting, this wasn't a big deal.. you did nothing wrong and shouldn't apologize for anything.. There are cult members everywhere.. *sigh*
|by Anonymous||reply 519||September 15, 2021 1:20 AM|
R519 Yes, you have a point but the minute I read it, I thought oh yeah he’s gonna like that. In fact I wondered if he’d maybe penned some of it.
I think *he thinks* that by liking her ‘conversation’ post, that erases the fact that he liked the original post too. I do give her a kudo for posting it but she’s still not off my hook and never will be. But, yeah - we’ll never see that from Ben.
If I was him, I’d’ve quietly unliked the original post once she’d posted her ‘conversation’ piece as I was liking the new one. People would probably not notice now.
|by Anonymous||reply 520||September 15, 2021 1:57 AM|
R518 I hear you Syl, and half of me agrees. But the other half remembers that Ben still thinks and behaves like a child the overwhelming majority of the time. He literally collects inspirational quotes like he's heading off to college. He says he spends all his free time watching movies and tv and hanging with his friends at parties like an unemployed college student. He's all about spreading love and kindness like a teenaged girl because life is nothing more than sunshine and rainbows and sparkles and we should all go out and celebrate every day we're alive. He majored in children's literature in college for Christ's sake. He's seemingly a permanent resident of Neverland.
As you well know, normal men outgrow those naive notions long before 40. Ben is still obsessed with them. It's the reason we're always referring to him as a man-child. Maybe we should call him a helplessly infantile adult instead.
R520 But if he did pen some of it, it would prove that he knows how and when to apologize, but always chooses not to when it's his pride on the line. Really bad look! (and also again, not the mark of an adult, but a petulant child) But funnily enough, the very first thing I did when I saw that he liked the apology was check if he unliked the announcement post. Maybe he's moved beyond the "rely on a cover up to erase your mistakes" portion of his life???
|by Anonymous||reply 521||September 15, 2021 2:47 AM|
Well I have predicted this statement early on. It was the only thing she could do to pull her neck out and this does concern her livelihood and businesses. Anyway, it was hopefully a wake up call to her.
Ben just likes stuff without thinking. First the one, now the other, plus every 11:11 tweet there is, the darklinas are playing *catch the old man* like Bingo, knowing full well he reacts to the most ludicrous adoration and using it to their advantage. Ah well. The rest may just be heaven …
|by Anonymous||reply 522||September 15, 2021 6:44 AM|
An afterthought … Some of Ben‘s fans think it is call-out-worthy for him to like a post by a friend (as in tip with finger). They are the POCs. Because it regards them. They have tweeted and tweeted about it and made memes. And it was just one little like. When someone who is immunocompromised like Ross gets pissed after Covid travel, he is called a maniac. I guess it‘s the perspective. If Covid killed mostly 18 year olds, I‘d like to see them go.
|by Anonymous||reply 523||September 15, 2021 7:23 AM|
BB doesn't have the backbone to unlike the post coz that would mean he was wrong. Also JH hired a professional to write this not BB "child lit. I won an award at college" manchild ken doll. No like the last racial disaster JH got someone to write a statement then someone (damage control professional agent) also spoke on her behave.
519 Yes BB has camed down a bit, maybe his anxiety levels have dropped now that JH has done a statement which he thinks is also on his behave too, or he's stopped popping party pills and has passed out from the thirst tweetathon.
|by Anonymous||reply 524||September 15, 2021 7:42 AM|
R524 erm, Lilly, when did you last check his Twitter likes? Because he had another liking attack … he probably had to work throughout the day, but he liked loads of tweets and insta posts and answered as well. He is going strong as ever.
|by Anonymous||reply 525||September 15, 2021 8:05 AM|
R521 110% that Ben is a man child, but nonetheless he's a legal adult and doesn't need to be #Freed. Or in other words, his stans are showing their flaming hypocrisy once again. They all undoubtedly think of themselves as feminists, but what are they doing?
Blaming the woman. Creating an "evil whore" narrative around JH that not only puts all of the blame on her, but also removes Ben's agency (as the kids these days say.) He was not kidnapped, dragged to Montana against his will, and raped.
I know I'm preaching to the choir here. If I have free time later I'll take my tirade to Twitter.
|by Anonymous||reply 526||September 15, 2021 12:35 PM|
R526 Regardless of Ben, she still is an evil whore. I think all the fandoms are in consensus on that point.
|by Anonymous||reply 527||September 15, 2021 2:12 PM|
R527 but she is not to be blamed for Ben‘s choices. We really no nothing whatsoever about the dynamics of their relationship. The problem is, as soon as the girls admit to themselves that the bad/banal/weak choices are his and his alone, they lose their dream, their hobby and their friends.
|by Anonymous||reply 528||September 15, 2021 2:17 PM|
* know 🙇🏼♂️ (onomatopoeia much?)
|by Anonymous||reply 529||September 15, 2021 2:18 PM|
I thought her apology was a bunch of word salad fake accountability coz at the same time she's still accepting the paycheque and going to do the show. Evil whore indeed. Add manipulative to the list.
I really don't think Ben's in a relationship with her and I don't think they were anything more than friends. I know that's an unpopular opinion but at this point it seems like they've barely been in the same country or state for any period of time.
|by Anonymous||reply 530||September 15, 2021 4:02 PM|
R530 I used the word relationship in the more general sense. I agree with everything you say, in my prediction of her statement I claimed she was going to go on about how she‘d say she‘d be LEARNING and right I was. My new thing is to say that I am *deeply listening*.
She grew up and lives in such a different reality (we know certainly not a healthy one), to really understand what the criticism was about. As do the people who are now popping up in her comments. The prototypical white republican American. They don‘t even know how much damage they do.
|by Anonymous||reply 531||September 15, 2021 4:10 PM|
R526 R528 Love you Syl :) And it's exactly like 199 said, it's all about the fangirl ego. They don't actually care one bit about Ben himself, it's the idea of him and what his attention towards them means to that ego. What they can show off to each other as to who's the biggest fan, etc.
Otherwise, it would bother them when he messes up and they wouldn't spend all their time making clickbait posts to get him to like them best.
|by Anonymous||reply 532||September 15, 2021 4:38 PM|
I wish I believed that they weren’t dating or at least down but the opposite doesn’t make sense about that shit show
|by Anonymous||reply 533||September 15, 2021 5:23 PM|
Our crew appears to be underperforming. Maybe he silenced some for criticizing him …?
|by Anonymous||reply 534||September 15, 2021 6:21 PM|
R534 The crew is now hellbent on clickbaiting!!!
|by Anonymous||reply 535||September 15, 2021 6:33 PM|
This lot is also not bad (they were the ones who really got horny during instaboobgate)
Read the comments, they are wonderful. They suffer from the horrible graphics he uses.
|by Anonymous||reply 536||September 15, 2021 6:39 PM|
And some self reflection by The Little One and others … Astrid says it like it is.
|by Anonymous||reply 537||September 15, 2021 6:43 PM|
And to R537 once again we ask ourselves, if some man said this about a female celebrity (lick her pussy unbidden ..)
|by Anonymous||reply 538||September 15, 2021 6:46 PM|
R538 Yes, totally oblivious to that while deep in their horniness
|by Anonymous||reply 539||September 15, 2021 6:47 PM|
Holy guacamole …
|by Anonymous||reply 540||September 15, 2021 6:57 PM|
R540 And this is Ben’s liccle Twitter bestie!!! 🙄 further proof he rarely looks at their feeds
|by Anonymous||reply 541||September 15, 2021 6:59 PM|
Amazing that such a femme man can inspire such fantasies. He's not really a good enough actor to cause BDSM complexes with his portrayals of macho men.
|by Anonymous||reply 542||September 15, 2021 7:06 PM|
Very interesting how on Jules insta her personal friends are all writing odes to her kindness and what a light she is. And when you look at their profiles they are all part of this terrible Love and Kindness Industry. Nothing against being loving and kind, but it is the total avoidance and hypocrisy and privilege of white women. I keep thinking of Bo‘s Inside song *White Woman‘s Instagram*
|by Anonymous||reply 543||September 15, 2021 7:07 PM|
I think Lara is currently his fav (pro tip to the Crew, use pretty girl profile pics)
|by Anonymous||reply 544||September 15, 2021 7:16 PM|
R544 🤢 eeeuuwww… Sycophancy 1.01 completed.
|by Anonymous||reply 545||September 15, 2021 7:36 PM|
Also, the Ho‘s apology is all about her own growth again. About the woman she is becoming. She is so self-centered, she does not get it‘s not about her! She doesn‘t get that by evolving her spiritual being it changes nothing from the fact that she is privileged no matter how she listens and learns. You have to look away from yourself and change structures. And it‘s hard not to use privilege. When I was young and I needed something important (a flat, a car, a credit card), I used to ask my dad to come along, because he is the prototype of the white old man. You have to vote for and advocate for laws and structures that disable these privileges, not on a personal, but on a societal level. Otherwise there will always be me bringing my dad along and the realtor/bank manager will give him the nod.
|by Anonymous||reply 546||September 15, 2021 7:36 PM|
|by Anonymous||reply 547||September 15, 2021 8:27 PM|
Muahaha! But we are actually your fans ladies! How do you like that? Div, Bambi, Rach, Brie, Skye oh even the Insane Fan Girl.
|by Anonymous||reply 548||September 15, 2021 8:32 PM|
Tell DIV she is the ABSOLUTE BEST, we recommend Insta spreads to really get noticed by Ben, and she has made more trolling memes in a day than Smartass in a year. You go girls, your fantasies of sexually assaulting Ben and vice versa a feminist gold. But you are really totally funny, and I for one love reading all your stuff. Especially the ageism.
|by Anonymous||reply 549||September 15, 2021 8:35 PM|
R544 LoL these girls never use pics of themselves. That's the girl from S&B.
I've had enough of reading about his twitter crazy teenage fans on here tbh. If I wanted to read that I'd be on twitter. I am most definitely not a fan of any of them, especially the one who faux calls him out on his BS and then tells him she'll lick his asshole as long as he's performatively engaging in activism or something. These kids have no self respect and are not activists/don't really care if Ben is.
|by Anonymous||reply 550||September 15, 2021 8:51 PM|
I do however think it's funny that we are the "garbage pit" when they're all asking Ben to piss on their faces.
|by Anonymous||reply 551||September 15, 2021 8:53 PM|
R550 well I have shared the tweets to illustrate Ben‘s total lack of interest in whose tweets he actually likes and how he‘s tickled pink by clickbaits. Sorry if I overdid it, it just fascinates me.
|by Anonymous||reply 552||September 15, 2021 8:56 PM|
R550 No harm done. It also proved some of my points, that he'd never give any of these rabid messes the time of day in real life. These OTT sexually aggressive posts are so odd directed at someone who has IMO very little sex appeal in spite of his objective beauty. He's decidedly non-sexual (I've said in the past I find his sex scenes extremely awkward and not believable) and the level of projection onto him is frankly bizarre.
Whoever said these girls are doing this more for the sense of community it gives them and the occassional like from Ben is probably correct. He gives us nothing to work with so they really have to dig deep into their imaginations to be this level of obsessed.
|by Anonymous||reply 553||September 15, 2021 9:04 PM|
R546 THIS!! Dear God so much this..
R553 Ben's next song should be all about The Great Circle Jerk between him and his fans. Who wants to title it for him, DL style??? ;)
|by Anonymous||reply 554||September 15, 2021 9:16 PM|
R547 OMG Datatrash Lounge I love It!!! 😂😂😂 ps We always do BB dirty here it's our shtick 😏
R551 Maybe Dubai is their ideal destination 😉
R552 your the twitter reporter
So what else is happening in BB world I've not dipped my toe in his YouTube channel yet🤷🏾♀️
R553 also the S2 punisher Russo character gave a glimpse of BB as an alpha male type and they've just stuck to that like a Barnacle! literally!! S1 Medani was the only kinda warm sexual chemistry out of all his other projects and even then it was mediocre. Your right he's a non-sexual entity, which suits his purpose for SM.
|by Anonymous||reply 555||September 15, 2021 9:18 PM|
R555 As usual Lilly we are in sync! Regarding your last point, that has to be it. I thought his acting was good as S2 Billy (although S1 suited him much better in every possible way) but I still could never believe him as an alpha male. Everything about him screams beta. Even as S2 Billy, he was always crying and having nervous breakdowns and throwing tantrums. I just *so* don't get where this BDSM version of him comes into play. He's never played that in any of his roles imo, and even when he tried or came close, it wasn't believable. He's simply too delicate, catlike, graceful and sensitive.
|by Anonymous||reply 556||September 15, 2021 9:27 PM|
Also to your point about Madani, I double down on that relationship making him look like a beta. She was the pursuant and in control and he was happy to let her be on top/take control in the bedroom. That was the only reason they had chemistry. The guy is just not alpha material.
|by Anonymous||reply 557||September 15, 2021 9:33 PM|
R554 the Song will be titled *Cum in the Fold*
|by Anonymous||reply 558||September 15, 2021 9:44 PM|
R556 and R557 agree with you on every point especially as Medani as the one wearing the strap on in their on screen chemistry.
I think BB S2 was so different looking ompared to.uis pretty boy image. the tough guy look with the scares and buzz cut that was enough to get the ball rolling for them...give them an inch and their gonna take all that mile and then some. Also I think lockdown is getting to them and watching all the BDSM trending series on netflix this past year.
The crying thing tho he over did it in S2 but then took it to another level in gold digging and S&B😒 stop crying BB and act.
|by Anonymous||reply 559||September 15, 2021 9:49 PM|
Actually, Div, that message was for Bambi, but great you found it yourself. You‘re the only one with a backbone. The others are all chickening out. Hope you enjoy what you are reading here. Always welcome to join in. Nobody will ever know. If you really want to let your hair down.
|by Anonymous||reply 560||September 15, 2021 9:54 PM|
I think it was the darkling that really set off the BDSM fantasy. Most of them tweet about the fanfic and these take it to another level haha I feel like that’s what’s fueling this more than Ben’s actual performance. The collar in season 1 plus Darkling quotes from the book like “I'll be sure you hear it when I make her [Alina] scream” that they are all dying to see Ben say. Meanwhile he’s posting 11:11 memes with the fucking infinity symbol in real life. Such a buzz kill
|by Anonymous||reply 561||September 15, 2021 9:55 PM|
Next BB song choice A side: Saddled and Boned BDSM remix B side: duet with JH-Common People-Pulp
Album cover since the kids are asking for it....
|by Anonymous||reply 562||September 15, 2021 10:11 PM|
Doings maskless selfies again. LOL!!!
|by Anonymous||reply 563||September 15, 2021 10:19 PM|
R547 R548 Naur caught in 4K lurking on the DL! 😂 They are highly entertaining I’m a fan 👌🏻
|by Anonymous||reply 564||September 15, 2021 10:26 PM|
R563 he needs a wider variety of tshirts. I have that same shirt and now that I know he has it I am irrationally afraid to wear it in public in case a crazed Ben fan recognizes it
|by Anonymous||reply 565||September 15, 2021 10:32 PM|
199 ugh I can't with him and the over stepping personal space for a photo opp imo🤔
R565 at least he wrestled his tshirt back from JH😏 but you would win in the who wore it best category. Or sell it on ebay to the BB Barnacles for £300 some shmuck would buy it.
|by Anonymous||reply 566||September 15, 2021 10:40 PM|
Mask off only for the ladies it seems😉
|by Anonymous||reply 567||September 15, 2021 10:48 PM|
K random lol
|by Anonymous||reply 568||September 15, 2021 11:23 PM|
OK check out the two different pix - shared above by others but seen here together. First pic - no grey, 2nd pic - grey visible?? I assume these were taken fairly close together so is the grey real or not?
|by Anonymous||reply 569||September 15, 2021 11:57 PM|
R569 I don't see any grey personally. I do see light reflecting off the tons of product in his gravity defying hair, but that's my interpretation. *shrug*
|by Anonymous||reply 570||September 16, 2021 12:13 AM|
Three different outfits, three different hairstyles, , , why the fuck are they all coming out of the woodwork today?
|by Anonymous||reply 571||September 16, 2021 12:36 AM|
R571 No wait, didn't notice at first. . . this one got to meet him more than once??? What the fuck is going on here now..
|by Anonymous||reply 572||September 16, 2021 12:53 AM|
R570 Same places it was in his hair on his Alma ‘thanks and what do you fucking mean, breakout tv actor” award speech? Could be spray on grey possibly. Or when his hair got cut it showed up the grey streaks. Or the hairdresser washed out his ‘Only Men’ grey cover up.
R572 She’s a celeb stalker so if she’s sussed out where he’s staying/working she’ll just hang around I guess. Maybe that’s why she blurs the backgrounds so no-one else can figure out where Benny-Stalking location is.
|by Anonymous||reply 573||September 16, 2021 1:18 AM|
R572 R573 PS …. Benny’s got a bit of a ‘clutching his pearls’ stance going on in the selfie. Maybe this was the second photo taken on a different occasion and his stalker alarm’s going off.
|by Anonymous||reply 574||September 16, 2021 1:24 AM|
They continue to come out of the woodwork.. Is it a 'post your selfie with a celebrity' holiday in Canada I don't know about?
|by Anonymous||reply 575||September 16, 2021 2:57 AM|
R575 Seems to be mainly Asian folks who have bumped into him? I wander if the celeb stalker lady has been calling up some of her friends and dropping them the nod. Kudos to them anyhow, I live near his home turf in London and didn’t bump into him once during the three weeks or so he was here, lmao. Guess he’s got more places to go to ground in familiar territory!
|by Anonymous||reply 576||September 16, 2021 3:53 AM|
R575 R576 Same blurred out background???
|by Anonymous||reply 577||September 16, 2021 3:54 AM|
Guess they are just loitering outside the studio.
|by Anonymous||reply 578||September 16, 2021 4:43 AM|
Yup BB privacy requests for photos prob makes them sign a nda too for good measure as well as a date to post them on SM too😂
|by Anonymous||reply 579||September 16, 2021 7:35 AM|
R572 R577 Whatever she’s done to that first pic, she’s managed to make it look like he’s got a massive sweat patch!
And in all of these fan pix, why is he so pink??! Switched moisturiser? Makeup lady using powder on him he’s allergic to?
|by Anonymous||reply 580||September 16, 2021 8:57 AM|
R580 and a forehead tattoo. Guess he is so pink because he had his make up taken off and/or is freshly shaved. I fear he is a pink complexion guy too when not tanned. Like whitish. He does nothing for me without the beard. Booo!
|by Anonymous||reply 581||September 16, 2021 9:38 AM|
I remain Team Beardless, but what's with the pompadour?
|by Anonymous||reply 582||September 16, 2021 10:04 AM|
R580 He was pink in the Alma vid too. Maybe it’s a stress blush.
R582 😆 I think maybe a bit of a breeze caught it and because she photoshopped the pic, it’s highlighted it. Still in Team Beard but I wouldn’t say no to him without!
|by Anonymous||reply 583||September 16, 2021 11:32 AM|
Lol at this random shameless ego stroking by social media managers he doesn’t even have a beard anymore you guys what even is the point of it all
|by Anonymous||reply 584||September 16, 2021 12:05 PM|
I’m SO pleased to read this. Hope they fire the Ho’s ass (as well as the rest of them) but they probably won’t.
|by Anonymous||reply 585||September 16, 2021 12:06 PM|
Really, my preferred Ben was scruff-but-not-a-full-beard. But if I must choose between extremes, I'll go with beardless. That's my preferred look for almost all guys, TBH.
|by Anonymous||reply 586||September 16, 2021 12:09 PM|
R586 I recall being underwhelmed by him watching Easy Virtue after Dorian Grey (was it the long hair?) and looking at him now I get the same sensation of underwhelmment/undrrwhelmation/underwhelmhood. I‘ve been already underwhelmed by his character, but now again by his jaw. I don‘t like cleft chins and noses and I‘m really only here for you guys, because it is such a pleasure to be antifans with you lot.
|by Anonymous||reply 587||September 16, 2021 12:35 PM|
*GRAY damn autocorrect
|by Anonymous||reply 588||September 16, 2021 12:36 PM|
Anybody preparing a new thread yet? If you, I think we should confuse the enemy by calling it XIXI
|by Anonymous||reply 589||September 16, 2021 12:38 PM|
People dropped the music video, and it is exactly what I expected.
|by Anonymous||reply 590||September 16, 2021 1:09 PM|
R590 he is just as self-centered as the Ho. It‘s all about his experience, his feelings and his message. Burp. As announced, out of mortification, I will neither listen nor watch, please paraphrase.
|by Anonymous||reply 591||September 16, 2021 1:14 PM|
R591 The whole thing is him chasing ERW around the theater in slow-mo and includes lyrics like, “You’re always, but never really mine”, "I wish for you to be happy, I wish for you to be free...and I won’t wish to be yours or for you to be mine, but I wish them all for you every time”, and “If one day the stars align and you feel ready to be mine”. Shall we attempt to interpret all of this?
|by Anonymous||reply 592||September 16, 2021 1:19 PM|
R592 maybe he wrote it for the ho when she went back to brooks last year. I wouldn’t be surprised he wrote it to wine her back
|by Anonymous||reply 593||September 16, 2021 1:21 PM|
Ooof. No let‘s all just completely ignore it. Jt‘s as if my niece had poetifyied it up.
|by Anonymous||reply 594||September 16, 2021 1:22 PM|
Did anyone spotted a fairy in the movie video ? We never know with him
|by Anonymous||reply 595||September 16, 2021 1:27 PM|
After watching it, calling it 11:11 doesn’t really make sense it’s such a stupid title, why not 50ft or some other thing
|by Anonymous||reply 596||September 16, 2021 1:29 PM|
i made the new thread
|by Anonymous||reply 597||September 16, 2021 1:30 PM|
Is it as Bublé-ish as you feared?
|by Anonymous||reply 598||September 16, 2021 1:32 PM|
I personally don’t hate it, I do think he has a beautiful voice but I can’t enjoy it because of about who that song is
|by Anonymous||reply 599||September 16, 2021 1:41 PM|
Let‘s do the charitable thing and end this thread.
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