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Sam Harris Hits Back At Cenk Uygur, Says He ‘Systematically Acts In Bad Faith’

By April 26, 2015
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Sam Harris says his three-hour interview with The Young Turks host was a waste of time.

President Obama Brings Out Keegan-Michael Key To Be His “Anger Translator” at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner

By April 26, 2015
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The most amazing thing about this clip is watching President Obama use the bit as cover to genuinely speak his mind on the dangerous stupidity of those Republican lawmakers who still deny the science behind global climate change.

Why the F*ck Are We Still Talking About the Duggars?

By April 24, 2015
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Will their reign of terror never end?

Guess Which News Network Has the Dumbest Weathercasters?

By April 23, 2015
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Hint: it isn’t MSNBC, CNN or ABC.

Let’s All Get Very Angry That a Fictional Character from The Avengers Was “Slut-Shamed”

By April 23, 2015
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So what’s “tearing the internet apart” today? An interview with two of the stars of the most anticipated surefire blockbuster of the season, The Avengers: Age of Ultron, in which they jokingly said something tasteless and insulting about one of the fictional characters of the film — namely, Black Widow.

MEMBERS ONLY: You Are What’s Really Being Tested in the Outstanding Ex Machina

By April 22, 2015
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That’s the ultimate Turing Test then and it’s one Ex Machina knowingly plays with: Could you fall in love with a robot? Could you love something that’s obviously not human? If you could, would it really prove that the robot’s A.I. had made it indistinguishable from a human being or would it merely be a reflection of your own attitudes and feelings?

Will The FTC Soon Rain on Native Advertising’s Parade?

By April 22, 2015
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Just as the Wild West eventually reached a saturation point that required more strident law and order, native advertising, in its near-universal application, may be soon facing its own reckoning, in this case from the Federal Trade Commission.

MEMBERS ONLY: The Death and Rebirth of a Cartoon About Pot and SpongeBob

By April 20, 2015
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Life is kind of like that. Even with the best of intentions, we’re almost never in control of our own fate, and a snap decision by a complete stranger could change our path forever.

Here’s Your Very First (Leaked) Teaser Trailer for Star Wars: Rogue One

By April 19, 2015
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It’s like Christmas for Star Wars fans right now.

Quote of the Day: Here’s Why Jon Stewart’s Leaving The Daily Show (Hint: It’s What We Thought)

By April 19, 2015
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Also, will he ever watch Fox News again once he’s gone?

Britt McHenry Would’ve Gotten Off Easier Had She Choked Someone To Death On Video

By April 17, 2015
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Justice was swift for Britt McHenry, the ESPN sideline reporter who cursed out a parking lot clerk in a viral video that’s breaking the internet, but she literally would have been better off had she choked someone to death.

Mocking Madonna’s Big Drake Make-Out Isn’t Misogynist or Ageist, It’s “Over Madonna”-ist

By April 16, 2015
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The reason for the laughter and the big eye-rolls wasn’t her age necessarily. It’s more her shtick that’s gotten old.

Han Solo Returns in the Brand New Teaser for Star Wars: The Force Awakens

By April 16, 2015
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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.

The Saddest Song in the World

By April 15, 2015
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And that was it. That was what I needed. Just to feel cared for. All I needed was for someone, anyone, to be nice to me. It’s the simplest thing, really — it’s what you desire when you feel like every minute of your life is spent being attacked until you’re nothing more than a child curled up in a corner. I was so desperate and helpless that it was literally all I wanted anymore from the person closest to me — or really from anyone at that point. I wanted mercy. I wanted somebody to, please, be nice to me.

Fox News Fool Suggests Clinton’s Chipotle Trip Is ‘Hispanic Outreach’

By April 15, 2015
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Nailed it.

In Just 60 Seconds the Political Press Proves How Embarrassingly Stupid It’s Going To Be Leading Up To 2016

By April 14, 2015
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There are reporters sprinting after something they’re calling the “Scooby van.” God help us for the next year-and-a-half.

Jay Z’s New Music Streaming Service Is an Act of Staggering Hubris and It’s Doomed To Fail

By April 14, 2015
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The introduction of Tidal was an insane spectacle, a tone-deaf exercise in royal self-congratulation. And it took no time at all for musicians to turn against the service.

Wait, You’re Body-Shaming Pink? Are You F*cking Crazy?

By April 13, 2015
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Pink smacks down people giving her crap for gaining a couple of pounds. Good for her.