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Report: Trump Pronounced Nepal as “Nipple”

Stories of how Donald Trump doesn't like to read briefings or prepare in any way for important diplomatic meetings have been consistent since the very beginning of…
Maggie Serota / August 13, 2018

Spike Lee’s Blakkklansman Is Sharpest When It’s About the Movies

Spike Lee can only go big. There is no subtlety or secret message that flies over your head. It’s all right there,…
Israel Daramola / August 13, 2018

Omarosa Says the N-Word Apprentice Tape Is Real in New Book

Former reality star/White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman made some explosive claims in Unhinged, her new tell-all book about her brief tenure in the Trump administration.
Maggie Serota / August 10, 2018

Casey Affleck Apologizes For… Something

Casey Affleck addressed the "unprofessional" behavior he says took place on the set of I'm Still Here, the Joaquin Phoenix quasi-documentary/art project which Affleck directed and co-produced. Affleck sat…
Maggie Serota / August 9, 2018

Watch Dave Grohl’s New Mini-Documentary PLAY

Dave Grohl has released his new two-part mini-documentary PLAY. The film centers on the Foo Fighters frontman’s intricate performance of song "PLAY," which involves him playing seven different instruments over…
Israel Daramola / August 9, 2018

The Grifters of Trumpland Are Having an Especially Bad Week

Although it's only Wednesday, it has already been a terrible week for several of President Trump's supporters, associates, and former campaign aides who have been accused of…
Maggie Serota / August 8, 2018

Oscars Add New “Popular Film” Category

When he hosted the show in 2005, Chris Rock poked fun at how out of touch the Academy Awards were with America's true moviegoing habits. It's…
Israel Daramola / August 8, 2018

Game of Thrones Script Confirms This Show Is Written by a Bunch of Goofs

In the interest of full disclosure, I'm not a Game of Thrones fan. I've tried watching the pilot no less than three times before pushing…
Maggie Serota / August 7, 2018

It’s Hot Dog Time [EST]

Spin's recent investigation into true American treasure John Prine's habit of bringing his own condiments with him on the road has inspired a bit of salient conversation…
Winston Cook-Wilson / August 7, 2018

The QAnon Conspiracy Theory Is Now Subject to Its Own Conspiracy Theories

This morning, BuzzFeed News published an article with the headline "It's Looking Extremely Likely That QAnon Is A Leftist Prank On Trump Supporters." Its subject is…
Andy Cush / August 6, 2018

Succession’s Roman Roy Is the Best Dirtbag on TV

As much as HBO's not-quite-comedy, not-quite-drama Succession is about the moral depravity and familial dysfunction of a billionaire Murdoch-esque clan presiding over a media empire, it's also…
Maggie Serota / August 6, 2018

Alex Jones Booted From YouTube, Facebook, Spotify, Apple

Beet-faced conspiracy monger Alex Jones lost some megaphones today, as YouTube, Facebook, Spotify, and Apple announced steps to remove content published by the Infowars founder and infamous Trump whisperer.
Anna Gaca / August 6, 2018

Watch Mac Miller’s Soulful Tiny Desk Concert

Last week, Mac Miller released Swimming, his introspective follow-up to 2016's The Divine Feminine. To mark the occasion, Miller visited the NPR offices for his own Tiny Desk Concert…
Israel Daramola / August 6, 2018

Potato! At the Moutho

Here is a photo of Panic! At the Disco singer Brendon Urie, gently backlit in blue, with his mouth open and ready to chomp down on…
Anna Gaca / August 3, 2018

Chris Rock to Star in Fargo Season Four

Noah Hawley's FX television adaption of Fargo has been greenlit for a forth season and the first star to join the series is Chris Rock,…
Israel Daramola / August 3, 2018
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