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Adam Levine surprises 3-year-old girl

A few weeks ago a video of 3-year-old Mila crying over the news that her celebrity crush Adam Levine married went viral, according to People Magazine.

When Ellen DeGeneres saw the video, she set out to introduce Mila to the Maroon 5 singer on her show, according to the source. After gifting Mila with an outfit featuring Levine’s face and talking with the 3-year-old about her love for the singer, Levine showed up to surprise her, the source also reported.

Levine, being the gentleman he is, presented Mila with a rose and a hug, according to People Magazine, Mila reciprocated by clinging to her mother, Emily. Levine and Ellen joked about Mila’s change of heart and Levine said she has apparently “moved on,” according to People Magazine.

Levine said he heard about Mila’s story when his wife, Victoria’s Secret model, Behati Prinsloo and his mother sent the video to him, according to the magazine.

Playboy Magazine removes nude photos

On Monday, Oct. 12, The New York Times reported that Playboy Magazine would no longer publish nude photos of women.

Corey Jones, the top editor for the magazine, ran the idea by the magazine’s Editor-in-Chief Hugh Hefner to which he agreed, according to The New York Times.

The redesign, which will be unveiled next March, will still feature women in provocative poses, according to the source. In the past, Playboy has tried to revamp the magazine as their readership has dropped from 5.6 million in 1975 to about 800,000 in 2015, according to The New York Times.

The source also reported the magazine has already taken steps to make the magazine’s content “safe” for work in order to gain traffic on social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. The magazine will adopt a cleaner and modern style, and there will be a Playmate of the Month featuring “PG-13” photos, according to The New York Times.

Alesandria Posada
Business Manager
Published October 21st, 2015