Erin Jensen, USA TODAY

Erin Jensen

USA TODAY

Falls Church, VA, United States

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Recent articles by erinrjensen:

Courtney Stodden doubts Chrissy Teigen's apology, calls her 'wokeness' a 'broken record'

"I was an insecure, attention seeking troll," Chrissy Teigen shared to Twitter Wednesday in her apology to Courtney Stodden. → Read More

'Masked Singer': Hanson brothers unveiled as Russian Dolls during quarterfinals elimination

With Wednesday's elimination of the Russian Dolls, "The Masked Singer" finally revealed just how many stars are in the group AND of course, who. → Read More

The 11 best-dressed Oscars stars: Regina King and Zendaya, we'd like our breath back, please

You wouldn't even have to play us off the stage at this year's Oscars, because the best-dressed stars have left us speechless. → Read More

Social media erupts over Chadwick Boseman Oscar loss: 'Maximum chaotic energy'

Those who expected Chadwick Boseman to win a posthumous Oscar at Sunday night's ceremony were left disappointed. The actor lost to Anthony Hopkins. → Read More

Netflix in April: 'Shadow and Bone,' Dolly Parton, Jamie Foxx and another 'Circle'

April showers may bring May flowers, but from April shows bloom beautiful binges. Here are the titles coming and going on Netflix. → Read More

Netflix in April: 'Shadow and Bone,' Dolly Parton, Jamie Foxx and another 'Circle'

April showers may bring May flowers, but from April shows bloom beautiful binges. Here are the titles coming and going on Netflix. → Read More

'Masked Singer': Phoenix fails to take flight but tried 'Keeping Up' with the fierce competition

"Masked Singer" contestants might've been feelin' lucky heading into Wednesday's St. Patrick's Day-themed show, but one missed out on a pot of gold. → Read More

Answers to your St. Patrick's Day questions: Who he was, why we wear green and more

St. Patrick's Day may be seen as a pot of gold on the calendar and an excuse to party. But the day is a prideful one for Irish and Irish Americans. → Read More

The 10 best-dressed stars at the Grammys, including Beyonce, Taylor Swift and Dua Lipa

While viewers might've styled themselves in comfort chic to take in Sunday's Grammys from the couch, the stars still turned out eye-catching looks → Read More

‘The Masked Singer’ premiere recap: The show’s ‘most famous guest ever’ is first contestant cut

High (Season) 5! "The Masked Singer" returned Wednesday and said goodbye to its first contestant. So long, Snail! → Read More

'SNL,' Britney Spears skewer Ted Cruz for Cancun getaway amid Texas winter storm crisis

On "SNL," Ted Cruz (Aidy Bryant) confesses to Britney Spears (Chloe Fineman) that he's "in a little bit of hot water" after fleeing Texas for Cancun. → Read More

Demi Lovato reveals she suffered three strokes in YouTube's 'Dancing with the Devil' docuseries

"My doctors said that I had five to ten more minutes," singer Demi Lovato says in a trailer for her YouTube docuseries "Dancing with the Devil." → Read More

Dwayne Johnson on how his 'Forrest Gump-ian life' inspired NBC sitcom 'Young Rock'

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson portrays himself in the new NBC comedy "Young Rock," in which reflects on his early life while campaigning for president. → Read More

Chinese New Year 2021: When is it? What does the ox symbolize? How will it be celebrated during COVID-19 pandemic?

The Lunar New Year, also known as the Chinese New Year or Spring Festival, begins Friday. But celebrations will be muted amid the COVID-19 pandemic. → Read More

'Framing Britney': Twitter goes in on the toxic treatment of Britney Spears in buzzy documentary

A revelatory new documentary, " Framing Britney Spears” highlights the "Circus" that iconic pop singer Britney Spears had to survive in. → Read More

CNN's Sara Sidner moved to tears covering COVID-19 havoc: 'It's really hard to take'

"This is the tenth hospital that I have been – I'm sorry," CNN's Sara Sidner trailed off before trying to compose herself. "I apologize." → Read More

Exclusive clip: Leslie Jones once flooded 'Wheel of Fortune' with postcards, now stars on celeb version

"I sent in so many postcards that y'all sent me a letter saying, 'Hey, we got it,' " Leslie Jones recalls on "Celebrity Wheel of Fortune." → Read More

Send off 2020 with New Year's Eve TV specials: 'We want to create fun,' says Ryan Seacrest

Celebrations ringing in 2021 might look different, but there are still plenty of star-studded specials and TV programming to bring in the New Year. → Read More

Soleil Moon Frye and Jason Goldberg 'quietly separated' following two decades of marriage

Actress Soleil Moon Frye and producer Jason Goldberg wed in 1998 and renewed their vows a decade later. They are parents to four children. → Read More

Ina Garten shares recipes and tips for a memorable holiday micro-meal, cocktail included

Small parties can still be special. Just ask Ina Garten. Her cocktail recipe makes six drinks (or perhaps one giant quarantine cocktail). → Read More