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Ellen DeGeneres posts star-studded mannequin video

"They haven't let me into the White House yet because I forgot my ID," the comedian tweeted. "Not joking."

She finally got in and managed to pull off an impressive mannequin challenge with some of the other attendees.

Among them: Robert De Niro, Tom Hanks, Bruce Springsteen, Bill Gate, Diana Ross and Vin Scully.

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Ariana Grande can't keep her cool in Ellen DeGeneres' haunted house

Armed with Ellen DeGeneres' executive producer Andy LassnerAriana Grande stepped into the American Horror Story Maze at Universal Studios Horror Nights prepared for a sight—and more than a few frights. 

Killer clowns, spooky skeletons and a bevy of other creepy creatures lurked around every corner waiting to catch the pop singer when she least expected it.

Celine Dion shows off impressive rap skills on 'Ellen'

If anything, the 48-year-old singer proved there's nothing she can't do with her million-dollar chops.

Although hesitant at first, Dion rapped lyrics from several hit songs including Nelly's "Hot in Herre," LMFAO's "Shots" and even Missy Elliott's "Work It."

But when it came to Britney Spears' 2013 hit, "Work B**ch," the Grammy-winner refused to repeat the derogatory lyrics and even said, "I could not go on with what was written there, sorry about that."

That's okay Celine Dion, our hearts will go on.


Why do some people think this meme is racist?

"This how I'm running errands from now on," she wrote alongside a Photoshopped image of herself on the shoulders of Olympic 100m sprint champion Usain Bolt. The Jamaican is one of the tens of thousands of people to have retweeted it.

So was it an innocent joke or an ignorant jibe?

Ellen's Usain Bolt tweet deemed racist

On Monday, the daytime talk show host's official Twitter account tweeted a doctored image of Ellen riding the back of the gold medalist.

The photo is the now famous one of him smiling as he heads to winning the men's 100m race at the Olympics in Rio.

The tweet's caption from Ellen reads "This is how I'm running errands from now on."

Oprah Winfrey's weight loss one year later

Dieting is no easy feat, but just as the 62-year-old media mogul has done with books, celebrities and daytime television, Winfrey made losing weight look manageable and familiar by bringing fans along for every step of her journey via social media, commercials and Weight Watcher meeting visits. When she was initially invited to invest in the international weight loss company and become a partial owner, Oprah had to try the product before she could sell it.

Ellen DeGeneres teases about transgender character in 'Finding Dory'

The daytime talk show host talked to USA Today about questions as to whether "Finding Dory" features a lesbian couple or not.

Fans have been buzzing about the possibility for weeks, ever since a trailer for the animated movie, a sequel to the 2003 hit "Finding Nemo," appeared to show two women interacting with a baby.

DeGeneres, who voices the movie's lead character, said she doesn't know if the women are actually lesbians, though she doesn't mind the question