The texts came through in rapid succession. “OMG!” “Are you so excited?” “DID YOU HEAR!?!” “The X-Files” was returning to television and I, a superfan with an “I Want to Believe” poster tacked to my bedroom wall, could only muster a flutter of dread.
I love “The X-Files.” And I love that it’… More »
Emma Donoghue’s Room WRECKED ME. I mean, I’m pretty sure it did the same thing to everyone who read it, because what’s not soul-destroying (in the best possible way, because it’s fiction) about a mother raising her son Jack in a small room, where they’ve been held captive since before he was born? Brie Larso… More »
Kim Noel Kardashian West, I have a few questions. … More »
Do either of the following statements sound like you?
You miss “Game of Thrones” desperately when the season is over.
You love a good beat.
Well then, have I got a treat for you. Here’s a dance remix of “Game of Thrones,” i.e. the percussion is provided by the show’… More »
Right now, Jake Gyllenhaal is killing it. There is nobody better. We will wait while you stop scoffing and then we will ask you to, if you disagree, suggest an actor who has had a better run of late. Chris Pratt? Great, but he’s only three films in. Ryan Gosling? His last knock out role… More »
His name, in case you were wondering, is Bob, which stands for “Battery Operated Better”. … More »
Nice and easy, just how we like it. … More »
Nicki Minaj is approaching the peak of of her powers. She is a 32-year-old woman, finally flexing, knowing that she can. If she falls, it won’t hurt – but trust me, she won’t. She’s in control, and it looks incredible and sounds even better. Her show at Barclays Center in Brooklyn last night proved a… More »
A few things were made abundantly clear on last night’s premiere episode of “I Am Cait,” Caitlyn Jenner’s new reality show on E!. While perhaps technically a spinoff, “I Am Cait” is a far more serious and hopefully less scripted reality show than the wildly popular “Keeping Up With The Kardashians.” But despite the show’… More »
Happy Monday! Here’s a video of the first Ronald McDonald, updating us on what he’s been doing with his life. In a truly Lynchian profile from The Guardian, Joe Maggard goes to the carnival in costume to give kids high-fives, sings a genuinely beautiful rendition of “Send In the Clowns,” and describes the Ronald costume… More »
The successful and hilarious show Key & Peele, starring Jordan Peele and Keegan-Michael Key is ending five seasons together on Comedy Central. The comedic duo has apparently decided to part ways for unknown reasons.
It’s a huge bummer for fans, as the show has been considered seriously groundbreaking with its racial, gender and… More »
Are you guys ready to be totally blown away? Or actually just be sort of grossed out and transported back to middle school? A world where race doesn’t exist because we’re all made of starlight? If so, then read Brooke Hogan’s poem, written to defend her dad, Hulk Hogan who was fired from WWE after… More »
Taylor Swift’s official e-commerce store launched in China this week ahead of her 1989 tour touching down in Shanghai in November. Totally fine, totally normal. What is more curious, however, is that all mentions of 1989 have been scrubbed from the site. According to Buzzfeed News, the clothing line launched on H66Style.com, but all instance… More »
On last night’s live episode of “Big Brother,” Audrey Middleton, the reality show’s first transgender houseguest, was evicted from the house, as had been expected. Prior to the live vote, CBS aired a segment about Audrey’s experience coming out publicly for the first time, and right away, to her fellow houseguests, featuring interviews with Audrey’… More »
What’s better than one J.Cole? Three J.Coles, clearly. … More »