Recovering From Brain Surgery, John McCain Cast the Deciding Vote in Advancing the Obamacare Repeal – Twitter is not feeling the need to be kind.

Today, the Senate passed a motion to proceed with their plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. Now the Republican health care plan will move into the floor debate phase, despite there still not being any details at all on the “replace” part. During today’s vote, there was a dramatic moment when Senator John McCain returned More...

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By admin On Tuesday, July 18th, 2017

Interview: Birthright: A War Story Filmmakers Say “The Issue Is Not Abortion” When It Comes to the Erosion of Women’s Rights

We’ve been keeping an eye on an important documentary film called Birthright: A War Story, which has finally opened this weekend. Birthright traces the current deterioration of women’s reproductive More...

By admin On Sunday, June 25th, 2017

Things We Saw Today: Meet Martha, The 125-Pound Mastiff Who Was Very Rudely Named World’s “Ugliest Dog”

Martha, a 125-pound mastiff with a saggy visage, wins 29th annual World’s Ugliest Dog Contest. — The Associated Press (@AP) June 24, 2017 The official World’s Ugliest Dog More...

By admin On Saturday, June 17th, 2017

The U.S. Department of Education is Cutting Back Its Civil Rights Investigations

To wish everyone a happy Juneteenth, nightmare lady Betsy Devos will oversee what The New York Times describes as a “scaling back” of civil rights investigations in the Department of Education. Luckily, More...

By admin On Monday, June 12th, 2017

Art Collector Agnes Gund Starts a Criminal Justice Fund: “This is what I need to do.”

Fine art has a reputation or public image oftentimes of being an inaccessible space. There’s no doubt that there’s a definite history of disarming any kind of radical art born of protest and absorbing More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

At Least 22 People Are Dead Following Explosion at Ariana Grande Concert in Manchester, England

I’ve been glued to Twitter and BBC news since the first reports of this horrific event at the Manchester Arena started rolling in. Here’s what we know so far. According to the BBC, police in Manchester More...

By admin On Monday, May 15th, 2017

X-Men On-Screen Universe Grows in The Gifted Series Trailer

On the back of Legion’s success, Fox has another TV show on the way to leverage their ever-expanding X-Men lineup with The Gifted. The first trailer sets up the story of the Strucker family, whose kids have More...

By admin On Monday, May 8th, 2017

In Least Surprising News, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Is #1 at the Box Office

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 has beaten both its competitors and (narrowly) its box office expectations with a $ 145 million opening weekend in the US. That represents a 54% improvement on the first Guardians’ opening More...

By admin On Friday, May 5th, 2017

The World Has Run Out of Indian Models, So Vogue India Got Kendall Jenner For Its Anniversary Cover (/sarcasm)

I am utterly disappointed in this Vogue India anniversary cover. There are so many deserving Indian models that should’ve got it. — M. (@MEENAVOGUEE) May 3, 2017 One would think More...

By admin On Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017

J.K. Rowling Should Apologize For Supporting Johnny Depp, Not Killing Snape – Hmm…

OK, here it is. Please don’t start flame wars over it, but this year I’d like to apologise for killing (whispers)… Snape. *runs for cover* — J.K. Rowling (@jk_rowling) May 2, 2017 Here’s More...