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entertainment

'Joker' Is a Terrifyingly Realistic Window Into White Terrorism

We need to reckon with how closely Todd Phillips's villain mirrors real-life mass shooters, and the poisonous ideologies they subscribe to.
Noel Ransome
a day ago
tv

Who the Hell Is Shane Gillis, the Newest Hire on 'Saturday Night Live'?

There's more to know about the comedian Shane Gillis than that one racist video clip.
Bettina Makalintal
4 days ago
tv

Apple TV+ Is Rebooting 'Ghostwriter,' Which Makes Zero Sense in 2019

Why ask a ghost questions when you could just ask Siri?
Kristin Corry
9.11.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Bart Baker Quit YouTube. Now He’s Making a Living on the Chinese Internet

An ultra-successful YouTuber is hoping he can be big in China, without angering authorities.
Dexter Thomas
Karen Ye
9.6.19
tv

Black Women Are More Than a Punchline in HBO's 'Black Lady Sketch Show'

Robin Thede's new show centers the often-overlooked work of Black female comedians.
Kristin Corry
8.6.19
New music

Quentin Tarantino Made a Giant Playlist of His Favorite Music From His Films

The director also broke down the eclectic soundtrack to 'Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood' on an in-depth podcast for Spotify.
Colin Joyce
7.29.19
entertainment

How Garfield Spawned Some of the Internet's Weirdest Memes

Garfield has been in our cultural vernacular since 1978, but only recently has he been transformed into a harbinger of doom.
Luke Winkie
7.25.19
food-opinion

Gordon Ramsay's New Show Is a Toothless Attempt to Follow in Anthony Bourdain's Footsteps

'Uncharted' struggles to find its place between the authenticity of 'Parts Unknown' and the drama of 'Kitchen Nightmares.'
Bettina Makalintal
7.22.19
CHEFS

For the Love of God, Please Give Guy Fieri His Own 'Law & Order' Spinoff

"In Flavortown, the one dedicated detective who investigates bland food is the leader of an elite squad known as the Sketchy Chef Unit."
Drew Schwartz
7.11.19
entertainment

Stop Complaining About Humidity, It's Actually Amazing

Humidity is your hot, horny friend.
Alex Zaragoza
6.26.19
food news

Anthony Bourdain's 'Hungry Ghosts' Will Become an Animated Show

The graphic novel is in development for a "frightening, hilarious, twisted, and culinary-inspired" series.
Bettina Makalintal
6.14.19
tv

All the Random, Interesting Things You Need to Know About ‘Chernobyl’ Before the Finale

Viral tweet threads, a connection to 'The Hangover Part III,' and, of course, memes.
Peter Slattery
5.31.19
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