Media and Entertainment

“Bayghazi”: Yes, Michael Bay May Be Directing a Movie About Benghazi

By October 30, 2014
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Because God hates us just that much.

The Male/Female Double-Standard in Entertainment Journalism Needs To Stop

By October 30, 2014
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All actors get in serious shape to play superheroes and get naked on-screen. But when you turn to a male actor and ask about the movie then turn to the woman next to him and ask her about how much kale she eats, what she’s wearing, or her mom problems, what the fuck is your job, anyway?

Stranded on the Sonic Highway: Dave Grohl, The Foo Fighters and the Most Important Music Lesson You’ll Ever Learn

By October 30, 2014
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During a recent interview for Sonic Highways, the Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl explained how it was always all about the music for him. I wish I’d understood this before I gave up what mattered most to me.

Matt Taibbi Is Out at First Look Media and That’s a Good Thing (Updated x2)

By October 29, 2014
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On a personal level, I won’t bullshit on this: I’m glad Taibbi left First Look. From the beginning I felt like he was going there to die.

If the News Media Wants Better Access to the White House, It Needs to Grow the Hell Up

By October 29, 2014
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If the president’s suit color is worthy of above-the-fold press coverage, it’s baffling how anyone can seriously argue that the press deserves more access to the behind-the-scenes minutia inside the White House.

This Is a Picture of Some #GamerGaters

By October 28, 2014
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This is something you might perhaps be interested in seeing.

For Your Own Good, Don’t Dress Like an A**hole This Halloween

By October 27, 2014
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Whatever you’re wearing for Halloween these days — tactful, tasteless or anything between — there’s a damn good chance it’s going to be seen by far more people than the small crowd at your office party.

CNN’s Carol Costello Should Ignore Those Demanding an On-Air Apology To the Palin Family

By October 27, 2014
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If you find yourself bored today, just head over to Twitter and search “Carol Costello” — then sit back and let the outraged conservative arm-flailing roll over you like that giant wave in the Interstellar trailer.

Conservative James O’Keefe Catches White Douchebags Attempting Voter Fraud

By October 27, 2014
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James O’Keefe donned a porn mustache and set out to find voter fraud in Colorado, but all he found was the fraud he brought with him, and a couple of randos who got fired for humoring him.

Honey Boo Boo & the Palins: Different Families, Same Redneck Reality Show Drama

By October 24, 2014
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Honey Boo Boo’s mom defends herself as her reality show is canceled. Sarah Palin defends her clan in the wake of a drunken brawl. Same shit, different families.

CNN: Sudden Jihad Syndrome Is a Thing

By October 23, 2014
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If you thought Ebola was bad, wait until you get a load of Sudden Jihad Syndrome.

Glenn Beck Readers Weigh in on The ‘Obola’ Virus

By October 23, 2014
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There’s a current theme amongst Glenn Beck readers on the cause of Ebola, and predictably it’s about someone in power who isn’t white…

The “Avengers: Age of Ultron” Trailer Is Here and It Is Awesome

By October 22, 2014
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Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes. Yes.

And Now, An Important Message From Little Girls Dropping the F-Bomb

By October 22, 2014
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These girls really know what’s (effed) up.

Prepare Yourself: Officer Darren Wilson Probably Won’t Be Charged for Shooting Mike Brown

By October 22, 2014
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Yesterday, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch published the results of the official autopsy performed on Mike Brown in the immediate aftermath of his shooting on August 7th of this year. Among the findings: there was a “significant altercation” at Officer Darren Wilson’s car and Brown appeared to have tried to grab the gun from out of his hand.

Terrorism Analyst Helpfully Explains How To Keep Your Teenagers From Joining ISIS

By October 22, 2014
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Yes, it has come to this: We are now getting parenting advice from terrorism analysts.

Salon Gives the Lamest and Most Half-Assed Response To Getting Caught Plagiarizing

By October 22, 2014
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When BuzzFeed handles a plagiarism controversy better than you, it’s time to take a long look in the mirror.

Foxtoberfest Of Stupid: Bob Beckel vs. Bill O’Reilly

By October 22, 2014
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Does Bob Beckel’s casual racism trump Bill O’Reilly’s egotistical stupidity?