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James Gunn Back On as Guardians of the Galaxy 3 Director

In a remarkable turn of events, Disney has reinstated James Gunn as director of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3. Disney fired Gunn…

Louis Vuitton Pulls Virgil Abloh’s Michael Jackson-Themed Clothes

Louis Vuitton has pulled Michael Jackson-themed clothing items from its summer menswear collection in the wake of HBO’s airing of the Leaving Neverland documentary, in…
James Rettig, Stereogum / March 15, 2019

The Case Against Adnan Syed Exposes the Limits of the True Crime Boom

Surviving R. Kelly. Leaving Neverland. Lorena. The Inventor: Out for the Blood in Silicon Valley. Conversation With a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes. Fyre…
Winston Cook-Wilson / March 15, 2019

This Guy Gets Paid to Help Edit the Wikipedia Pages of Thin-Skinned Journalists [UPDATED]

Update: This post previously stated that Sussman edits Wikipedia articles. Instead, he suggests edits on his client’s pages, consistent with Wikipedia’s policies, and adoption of…
Maggie Serota / March 14, 2019

Garth Brooks Somehow Dragged Into Feud Between Donald Trump and Michael Cohen

Garth Brooks has now been dragged into the messy downfall of Donald Trump's former personal attorney Michael Cohen. Brooks's unlikely appearance in Cohen's ongoing legal…
Maggie Serota / March 14, 2019

Here’s What Trump Administration Officials Got Paid at Fox News

White House appointees are typically required to disclose their financial assets so that the public knows that a public servant doesn't have any conflicts of…
Maggie Serota / March 13, 2019

History Channel Greenlights Tom DeLonge’s New UFO Show

Tom DeLonge is a fan of aliens. Here at Spin.com, we've spent years documenting the former Blink-182 singer's long-held fascination with UFOs and related clandestine government ops. Since…
Will Gottsegen / March 12, 2019

Mitt, Why Are You Like This

Freshman Utah Senator and diehard The Killers fan Mitt Romney celebrated his 72nd birthday on Tuesday with a surprise cake courtesy of his staff. The…
Maggie Serota / March 12, 2019

John Mulaney Confirms He Dropped Louis C.K.’s Manager

Comedian John Mulaney confirmed in an interview with Vulture that he dropped his then-manager Dave Becky in 2017 after The New York Times reported on Becky's alleged role covering up Louis C.K.'s sexual…
Tosten Burks / March 11, 2019

Trump Reminds Everyone He Called Tim Cook “Tim Apple”

Last Wednesday, President Trump closed out a meeting of the American Workforce Policy Advisory Board by personally thanking "Tim Apple," better known as Apple CEO Tim Cook.
Maggie Serota / March 11, 2019

NYC Mayor Bill De Blasio Criticized for Flapping Arms to R. Kelly’s “I Believe I Can Fly”

With a pair of high-profile documentaries bringing renewed scrutiny to the sexual misconduct allegations against R. Kelly and Michael Jackson — and in Kelly’s case,…
Chris DeVille, Stereogum / March 11, 2019

Tucker Carlson Refuses to Apologize for Comments About Britney Spears, Underage Girls, and Sex Workers

On Sunday evening, progressive watchdog group Media Matters published a greatest hits compilation of Tucker Carlson's numerous calls to the radio show of one Bubba…
Maggie Serota / March 11, 2019

Hear Arcade Fire’s Cover of Dumbo’s “Baby Mine”

Last week, in a trailer for the upcoming live-action remake of Disney's Dumbo, Arcade Fire teased their cover of "Baby Mine," written by Frank Churchill and Ned Washington…
Will Gottsegen / March 11, 2019

Republican Congressman Says in House Floor Debate That Nickelback Are “One of the Greatest Bands of the ’90s”

The partisan divide between Democrats and the GOP grew even wider Thursday as two Congressmen had it out over an unforgivable policy position: the Republican's…
Maggie Serota / March 7, 2019

Aretha Franklin’s Amazing Grace Concert Film Gets Release Date, New Trailer

Aretha Franklin's concert film Amazing Grace, documenting her iconic 1972 performances at New Temple Missionary Baptist Church in Los Angeles, will be released on April 5 in Los…
Tosten Burks / March 6, 2019
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