Last week, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos signaled that she’d like to overhaul the Obama-era enforcement mandates of Title IX “quickly,” and remarked in a stakeholders meeting that she’d also like to help victims of assault and those who have been falsely accused of rape. This rhetoric came on the heels of her meeting
So long as infamous 86-year-old jewel thief Doris Payne is free and breathing, she will be trying to steal some shit. I beseech the authorities to please just accept this and let the woman be on her way.
John McCain has been diagnosed with brain cancer, according to a statement released by the Mayo Clinic on behalf of the Republican senator and his family on Wednesday.
I can’t seem to muster a pang of pathos for the man who thought he could out-joust Jenny Slate in a catered battle of wits (known to some as the “first date”).
One reason I love Game of Thrones is that it’s consistent. At any given moment you’re tuning in you expect, perhaps unconsciously, that characters will fuck, characters will die, dynasties will crumble, and many viewers will immediately go back to watching porn at the conclusion of the episode.
Deadline reported on Tuesday that Rogue One star Felicity Jones will play young Ruth Bader Ginsburg in On the Basis of Sex, a forthcoming biopic directed by Mimi Leder about the Supreme Court Justice’s life.
Press secretary Sean Spicer confirmed on Tuesday that President Trump met with Russian President Vladimir Putin a second time, informally, at the G-20 summit held in Hamburg, Germany earlier this month. The administration had previously failed to disclose the talk, which reportedly lasted about an hour, though a…
Madonna filed an emergency court order in New York City on Tuesday to block the auctioning of 22 personal items she alleges were lifted from her private residency. The stash includes, most famously, a letter from Tupac Shakur that’s expected to fetch $400,000, but the entire catalog reads like the trophies of a…
Yet another sexual harassment complaint against a powerful employee of 21st Century Fox! The Fox Business Network confirmed in an announcement on Thursday night that the company has suspended network host Charles Payne while it looks into sexual harassment allegations brought against him.
LCD Soundsystem’s 43-year-old synth player, Gavin Russom came out as transgender, telling Pitchfork on Thursday, “Over the last year and a half, I went from my trans identity being something I was in touch with and worked through in one way or another, to suddenly this shift where it’s on the front burner. Now it’s…
On Wednesday, KFOR News reported that Republican Oklahoma State Senator Bryce Marlatt was named a suspect for allegedly sexually assaulting a female Uber driver, according to a recent police report.
After about seven months of dating, Scream Queen co-stars Taylor Lautner and Billie Lourd (daughter of the late, great Carrie Fisher, of course) are calling it quits. The couple is speculated to have begun their courtship this past December.
Some people are always going on about how much they love chocolate, that it’s so good they want it injected directly into their blood stream. “Give me a hit of that sweet, sweet chocolate!” they scream.
Drake appearing on the second season of hit Hulu TV series The Handmaid’s Tale just went from an impossibility literally no one had considered to a hard maybe, thanks to a recent conversation between novelists Junot Díaz and Margaret Atwood, published in the Boston Review.
It may not come as a surprise to those familiar with crafts and hobbies retailer Hobby Lobby that the evangelical Christian-owned company has a keen interest in the biblical Middle East, in fact the company has been assembling a collection of ancient artifacts for nearly a decade. In October 2015, the Daily Beast…
Compelling social observation suggests that Taylor Swift didn’t throw her famous Independence Day party seeing as her bestie, Karlie Kloss, was hanging out with Kendall Jenner over the holiday. Some, like Buzzfeed, have interpreted this renewed alliance as shade. Why?
What began in 2014 as a single viral joke has since mutated out of control so that now Chrissy Teigen is forced to beg her fans to stop sending her pictures of babies who resemble her husband, John Legend.
It’s America’s birthday, and that means I can barely hear my autocracy-thirsting propaganda music through the beer-drunk booms of patriotic fire shows overhead.
On Monday, Variety reported that filmmaker Maria Demopoulos filed a lawsuit alleging porn star James Deen undermined her latest documentary’s distribution deal with Showtime by taking signed releases from her producer’s office. Demopoulos’s film addresses multiple rape and assault allegations that were made against…
A source told the New York Daily News on Thursday that Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough, who earlier today were on the receiving end of Donald Trump’s disgusting and unfounded Twitter attacks, have postponed their July 4 vacation to respond on-air to the President’s remarks.