Taylor Swift’s Big Donation, Shonda Rhimes Bashes Lady Gaga: A Roundup

We’ve rounded up some of the best stories of the day that you might have missed. We’re featuring news items on Taylor Swift, Lady Gaga, The Walking Dead and more!

Taylor Swift Donates $50,000 to NYC Public Schools and Will “Continue” Charitable Contributions

As promised last fall, Taylor Swift has donated at least $50,000 to New York City’s public schools, after she promised last October that she would donate proceeds from her single “Welcome to New York” to the city’s education system. More on the story on Us Weekly.

Shonda Rhimes Slams Lady Gaga’s Oscars Singing: “Dear God, Julie Had to Hear That”

One person hated Lady Gaga’s widely praised Oscars performance: Shonda Rhimes. The TV hit-maker behind Scandal and Grey’s Anatomy took to Twitter to slam Gaga’s The Sound of Music tribute, which charmed everyone from Julie Andrews to Glenn Beck. Gossip Cop has more what Shonda had to say.

One Man Spent $175,000 in His Quest to Look Like Madonna

TLC’s My Strange Addiction series recently profiled Adam Guerra, a Madonna superfan from Hollywood, California, who estimates he’s spent over $175,000 to look just like the “Living for Love” singer. The Huffington Post has more on this fascinating story.

The Walking Dead Features a Same-Sex Kiss and Homophobic Fans Went Crazy

AMC introduced a pair of gay characters on The Walking Dead this past Sunday night who showed their love and affection for one another when they shared a kiss on screen. Aaron and his parter Eric are characters introduced in The Walking Dead comic book series years ago, and, a bunch of homophobic idiots took to Twitter to voice their displeasure. Pink is the New Blog has more on the reaction.

Celebrity Makeup-Free Selfies

With millions upon millions of social media followers, a celeb might be more than a little hesitant to be seen sans foundation, concealer, or blush — but not these famous faces! Stars like Kylie Jenner, Demi Lovato, and Lady Gaga all dared to go bare on Instagram and Twitter, bravely posting photos of their unpowdered faces for the whole world to see. See all the photos on Us Weekly.

34 Very Clever Apology Letters

Check out all the “apology letters” like ” I’m sorry for puking on you” on The Chive.