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Culture

The Grim Reality Behind the Scenes of 'Fuller House' Is Anything but Wholesome

The show's creator, Jeff Franklin, has been accused of toxic behavior in the writers' room, from bragging about orgies to making racist comments.
Drew Schwartz
6.12.19
#metoo

Reckoning with the Joe Bidens of the #MeToo Movement

The behavior former Vice President Joe Biden has been accused of may not be criminal, but some say it warrants a larger discussion about power and misconduct.
Marie Solis
4.11.19
Essays

'Leaving Neverland' Is a Reckoning for Michael Jackson Fans

The HBO documentary asks viewers to bear witness to the allegations of abuse against the late pop star.
Ann-Derrick Gaillot
3.4.19
#metoo

Time's Up CEO Resigns After Her Son Is Accused of Sexual Assault

The organization announced on Friday that its CEO, Lisa Borders, had resigned her post after sexual misconduct allegations against her son emerged on Facebook.
Marie Solis
2.22.19
Noisey News

Two More Women Accuse R Kelly of Sexual Misconduct

A press conference hosted by lawyer Gloria Allred brought allegations of abuse and sexual harassment against the singer when the accusers were teenagers.
Josh Terry
2.21.19
Noisey News

More Accounts of Ryan Adams' Alleged Pattern of Abuse and Harassment Emerge

The artist’s former collaborators speak out after a bombshell New York Times investigation.
Josh Terry
2.19.19
Culture

Accused Rapist Bryan Singer Could Make Over $40M for 'Bohemian Rhapsody'

In light of the allegations against him, the prospect of the hefty paycheck is frustrating many in Hollywood.
Kara Weisenstein
1.30.19
Music

Video of Drake Kissing, Fondling Underage Girl Surfaces On Twitter

In the 2010 onstage encounter, the 17-year-old fan tells Drake her age, to which he responds "I can't go to jail yet, man!"
Shaad D’Souza
1.6.19
Culture

Neil DeGrasse Tyson Is Canceled (for Now) Amid His #MeToo Reckoning

Nat Geo is doing the right thing by investigating, but it's coming pretty late.
Kara Weisenstein
1.4.19
Culture

Louis C.K. Hates Weed, on Top of Everything Else

Pete Davidson reinforced what we already knew—Louis C.K. sucks.
Kara Weisenstein
1.2.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

We Talked to the Heckler Who Told Louis C.K. to Take His Dick Out at the Comedy Cellar

"I am four feet away from him, and I yell: ‘Get your dick out!’ He looks at me and makes direct eye contact and says, ‘What?’ And I say: ‘Get your fucking dick out.’"
Drew Schwartz
12.5.18
#metoo

Neil deGrasse Tyson and the Persistence of the Bad Male Apology

Advocates for survivors of sexual assault say statements like Tyson's are rarely about apologizing to alleged victims.
Marie Solis
12.4.18
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