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May 11
20

“That’s two Steve Urkels and no family on a show called Family Matters!! How the fuck does that work??”

May 11
14

Basically, according to White, Jo Marie Payton, Reginald VelJohnson, and Telma Hopkins, who played Harriet, Carl, and Rachel, respectively, all thought they were the show’s stars. Read more

May 10
77

It's clear you're not looking for answers in earnest, but the reason it's inadvisable for white folks to talk critically about black hair is the long history of discrimination based on hair styles and textures. White people don't have the same challenges, that should be pretty obvious.

May 10
192

The L.A. Times piece is essentially a list of stories about how women were disappointed that they were asked to do nude scenes, Franco was annoyed, rinse and repeat. Read more

May 10
137

Your career should end if people that would be in your workplace feel unsafe around you and feel like you are a danger to others, or merely that you are a predatory sex-pest creep. In the lives of normal people your career can be ended because your boss doesn’t like your shoes, for some reason somebody who makes Read more

May 9
250

a public announcement that should, if nothing else, throw some much-needed attention toward that often misunderstood condition.” Read more

May 8
31

To be fair, the Lindsey Ellis video you seem to be referencing with “Diet Nazis” had a number of explicit and specific apologies, while calling out the bad faith criticisms that seem inherent to many of these pile-ons.

May 5
14

Yeah, but it’s directed by Verhoeven, so it’s a lesbian period drama by way of Showgirls.

May 5
42

I’m the author of the piece! I always think it’s funny when I write an essay or a movie review or whatever and dudes are like “you call yourself a JOURNALIST???!” ...I don’t, typically! I just don’t really think of it as journalism.

May 5
45

“Our scissoring will cut open a path to HEAVEN.” - actual line of dialogue probably

Apr 28
12

Who would have thought that a man who spent a decade making a show about a talentless idiot who fails his way up the ladder of success could be so utterly clueless and idiotic?

Apr 28
63

“I did a pilot with Michael Imperioli, Michael Rappaport and Ed Burns that [HBO] passed on, which I’ll never forgive them for,” he said. “Whether they thought it was good or not, I earned my chance to have a second shot, and they put some other pretty crappy shows on [instead].” Read more

Apr 23
3

if that’s all you got from her video, damn dude. Damn.