20.01.2022

Justin Timberlake Confirms He and Jessica Biel Are Now a Family of 4: “We’re Thrilled”

Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel are parents of two! During a recent appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, which airs on Monday, the 39-year-old singer officially confirmed that he and the 38-year-old actress welcomed a baby boy named Phineas.

WEST HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA - FEBRUARY 03: (L-R) Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel pose for portrait at the Premiere of USA Network's

Justin couldn’t help but gush about his newborn son. “He’s awesome and he’s so cute and nobody’s sleeping,” he said. “We’re thrilled and couldn’t be happier, very grateful.”Ellen asked Justin what it’s like having two kids now, compared to just having their 5-year-old son, Silas. “We don’t see each other anymore,” he joked. “It’s a lot of fun. . . . It’s great and Silas is super excited.”

Back in September, Justin’s former *NSYNC bandmate Lance Bass spoke about the couple’s new addition. “The baby is cute of course, it’s Justin and Jessica!” he told Entertainment Tonight, remaining tight-lipped about details.

Justin and Jessica tied the knot in Italy in 2012. On Oct. 19, they will celebrate their nine-year wedding anniversary. See what else Justin had to say in a clip of his appearance below.

In Honor of MLK, Help Keep DC’s Houseless Safe This Inauguration – Here’s How

There is plenty to be said for the legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., but as Inauguration Day looms, what better way to honor his work toward the mass Poor People’s Campaign than to heed this call to action.

Washington DC’s growing houseless population is in danger, and more than usual. Following the Capitol riot on Jan. 6, which killed five people, BBC confirmed that armed groups – mostly white supremacist ones – are expected to return en masse for President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration on Jan. 20. Stoked by President Donald Trump, who on Jan. 13 became the first US president in history to be impeached twice, the threat of another insurrection has the city bracing, again, for impact.

Coordinated mutual aid efforts are underway, but far from over. Due to COVID-19 compliance, shelters citywide are already operating at limited capacity (and reportedly full). According to the Washington Post’s Kyle Swenson: “If protests again turn ugly during the inauguration, those without shelter could be caught between battling police and extremists or make easy targets for instigators.”

So, consider lending support if you’re able, and in the spirit of Dr. King, choosing compassion. Four days before his assassination in March of 1968, Dr. King delivered his last major speech, titled aptly for today: “Remaining Awake Through a Great Revolution.” It was a sermon on the importance of eradicating poverty. “Ultimately a great nation is a compassionate nation,” he said. “America has not met its obligations and its responsibilities to the poor.” Maybe this week – if only for one day, in one city – we can ensure those obligations are met, together.

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