Russia used Pokémon Go and Black Lives Matter to meddle in the election 

At this point, it’s abundantly clear that Russia—or at least people in Russia—organized an endlessly elaborate scheme to influence the presidential election, partly by purchasing misleading and manipulative ads on Facebook and Google. Now, a report from CNN has revealed that the endlessly elaborate scheme was somehow…

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Police in London and Los Angeles are also looking into allegations against Harvey Weinstein 

Not that we particularly give a shit about his well-being, but last we checked, Harvey Weinstein was “not okay.” He spoke those words as he was about to board a private jet to a no-doubt luxurious rehab facility in Arizona, where he could ponder the mystery of how one accidentally becomes an alleged serial rapist. Now…

Don’t worry, it looks like this Game Of Thrones character will be back

As is so often the case with Game Of Thrones news, the latest update on who survived that season-ending clash between man and wight, ice and ice-fire, and The Wall’s city planners and the Night King comes to us in a roundabout way. It began with a couple sightings of the cast—including Kristofer Hivju—in Belfast,…

Hang out with Daisy Ridley in her hotel room in this totally not-staged video

If you’ve ever wanted to really get to know the lead of a Star Wars film while they’re just having a relaxing day at home, far from the stuffy, formal confines of a press junket, now is your chance. Of course, that’s only if your idea of a relaxing day at home includes wearing designer clothes around a hotel room and…

Twitter claims it suspended Rose McGowan for posting a private phone number

Late last night, Twitter suspended Rose McGowan’s account, reportedly with the intent to leave her locked out of it for 12 hours. It was dismaying news, to say the least, especially in light of the fact that McGowan had been repeatedly silenced over the years about her own allegations against Harvey Weinstein, first…

The X-students stage a Sentinel heist in this Generation X #7 exclusive

With Fox’s The Gifted currently putting a spotlight on younger mutants, it’s a great time to check in on Marvel’s current Generation X series, which is looking to the future of the X-Men franchise by exploring the lives of current students at The Xavier School For Gifted Youngsters. Writer Christina Strain understands…

Kate Beckinsale: Saying no to Harvey Weinstein “undoubtedly harmed my career” 

This morning it was finally announced that the NYPD is reviewing the sexual harassment and assault allegations against Harvey Weinstein and is asking others to come forward. Joining the long list of Hollywood actors who have offered their own nightmarish encounters with the ousted studio chief is Underworld star Kate…

Monster pretends to be Rick And Morty creator on Twitter, cancels show

One handy trick among Twitter’s blue checkmark crowd (polishes apple, takes a large, crackling bite) is that, by changing your display name, bio, and image, you can much more realistically impersonate other famous people. The only thing giving you away is your actual handle, which most people don’t pay much attention…

NYPD is reviewing Harvey Weinstein allegations and asking others to come forward

It’s taken a week and decades’ worth of sexual harassment and assault allegations against Harvey Weinstein, but the repugnant producer is finally seeing some consequences for his actions. A few days ago, he was ousted from his own company and the credits of TV projects he backed, and now Variety reports that things…

Makeup artist Annamarie Tendler says Ben Affleck groped her

Now that the silence around Harvey Weinstein’s long history of sexual harassment and assault has finally been broken, allegations about other rich and famous Hollywood figures are starting to build. On the heels of Hilarie Burton’s disclosure that Ben Affleck had groped her in 2003—for which he recently apologized on…

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Jamie Lee Curtis calls Harvey Weinstein a “brutish thug” in op-ed about sexual harassment

In the wake of all the sexual harassment and assault allegations that against Harvey Weinstein that have finally been brought to light, Jamie Lee Curtis has penned an op-ed for The Huffington Post about the rape culture that not only enabled the disgraced movie mogul, but also places the blame on victims when it’s not…

Stranger Things spills blood and maybe secrets in new season 2 promo

Anticipation is (and has been) high for the second season of Stranger Things, which promises a jaunt to the big city that will almost certainly end with Will and the boys in another dimension entirely. So with one proper trailer already out, Netflix has begun dropping more hints while redacting others. This new promo…

James Van Der Beek shares his own sexual harassment story

It’s been a rough week, we know, but if there’s a silver lining to the now daily disclosures from Harvey Weinstein’s victims, it’s that the flood gates really seem to be open now. What was dismissed as innuendo, overlooked because it didn’t “cross the rape line”—though, as is now being reported, it did—or horribly…

Twitter suspends Rose McGowan's account

As Hollywood struggles to adjust to the allegations against Harvey Weinstein—and more women come forward on an apparently daily basis to heap their own stories of alleged abuse and assault onto the mounting pile—one voice has risen louder than most: actress Rose McGowan, who doesn’t seem to be taking much pleasure in…

Robert Rodriguez releases statement on Harvey Weinstein

As reported by Deadline, Robert Rodriguez—who frequently worked with Harvey Weinstein in his Miramax days—has released a statement on the recent reports about decades of sexual harassment allegations against the producer. “I find the behavior of Harvey Weinstein truly disgusting, both what he did and how he covered…