Rose Leslie makes Kit Harington wear embarrassing Halloween costume

As much fun as it might be for you to throw on your finest Ikea rugs and talk about how you won’t be knitting by the fire, Kit Harington has been there, muttered that. The Game Of Thrones actor recently told Heat (via Uproxx) that he’s very much over the long shoots and long hair required for the HBO drama.…

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Kumail Nanjiani teaches a buffoon about climate change in this cut SNL sketch

The premise of this Saturday Night Live sketch that was cut for time isn’t so much that lead actors of supernatural dramas on the CW are oblivious and self centered—well, it’s not just that. It’s also serves as an important reminder that weather and climate aren’t the same thing.

Oh God, Ted Cruz just told Bernie Sanders to "Curb Your Enthusiasm"

Here is the tragedy of Ted Cruz’s permanently embryonic comedy career in a single, easily sound-bite-able moment: Even when he unleashes a hypothetically effective zinger—as he did at tonight’s tax debate against Bernie Sanders, referencing the Vermont senator’s Larry David connection by telling him to “Curb your…

Mayim Bialik apologizes for her New York Times op-ed

The current Harvey Weinstein scandal in Hollywood—and the wider conversation erupting around it, which is seeing more and more women throughout the industry come forward with stories of sexual abuse and harassment—has understandably produced a lot of very different reactions from the celebrity set. These have varied…

Chelsea Handler decides to focus on activism after Netflix cancels her talk show

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Netflix has canceled Chelsea Handler’s streaming talk show Chelsea after two seasons. Handler will continue to work with Netflix, though, as she’s working on a documentary that “highlights her perspective on the current political landscape.” Beyond that, The Hollywood Reporter says…

Nickelodeon has now fired Loud House creator Chris Savino after sexual harassment allegations

Variety reports that Nickelodeon has suspended [Update: and now fired, see the full statement below] animator Chris Savino, creator of the network’s popular cartoon The Loud House, reportedly over multiple accusations of sexual harassment. The well-received show—which featured the network’s first same-sex married…

MGM Resorts honors Las Vegas shooting victims with ad for its great hotels

In the wake of a terrible event like the mass shooting in Las Vegas earlier this month, companies in particular can struggle with how to respond. For future reference, companies probably shouldn’t follow MGM Resorts’ path by releasing an ad that seems to be using the tragedy to highlight its many fabulous Las Vegas…

Ted Cruz has finally embraced his identity as the Zodiac Killer

Everybody knows there’s nothing that says “knee-slapping hilarity” like the carefree funnymen of the Republican party. Whether it’s some good-natured ribbing between colleagues, or a zany attempt to disassemble the American healthcare system, those guys just love to laugh, and to share those laughs in a human way…

A California restaurant is proudly serving reheated Popeyes chicken

It probably wouldn’t take some kind of culinary expert to discern if a meal comes from a fast food restaurant or not, but a restaurant in California recently got caught passing off Popeyes chicken as its own when a customer apparently saw employees literally carrying in boxes of those good Louisiana tenders. The…

The White House scrambles to justify Trump's latest round of claims about calling military families

Were we given to spending our hard-earned sympathy on members of the current White House administration—we’re not, but let’s pretend—a healthy handful would have to go to press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders. Sanders, after all, has a truly bizarre job: Attempting to build a coherent message, complete with human…

Lena Waithe heads to the South Side in this trailer for her Showtime drama The Chi

A little over a month after her history-making Outstanding Writing For A Comedy Series win at the Emmys, Master Of None writer and co-star Lena Waithe has created a new Showtime drama series called The Chi. This trailer for the show features a lot of quick shots of various Chicagoans in different stages of life…

Hot new conspiracy theory: Melania Trump has been replaced by a body double

Melania Trump is no stranger to speculation, her emotionless face refusing to divulge much of anything. Even when she speaks, it’s in someone else’s plagiarized words. So, what? Is she happy in her gilded prison? Is she yearning for escape? Just how much does she retch at the thought of Donald Trump’s wet, reptilian…

Morgan Spurlock made an hourlong mockumentary about "Homer At The Bat"

Among the pantheon of truly great classic Simpsons episodes, season three’s “Homer At The Bat” stands somewhere right smack in the center (on the strength of Ken Griffey Jr.’s swollen skull and the sight of Ozzie Smith falling into the Springfield Mystery Spot, if nothing else.) Earlier this year, the episode was…

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Billy Corgan is pretty sure he saw a shapeshifter once 

William Patrick Corgan, the adult man who no longer wants to be called Billy, is no stranger to run-ins with mysterious figures that defy all explanation. Last year, he appeared on Infowars and encountered the rage-filled, chili-devouring hell-beast known only as “Alex Jones,” and this week he visited the Howard Stern…

Beyoncé turned down a small role in the live-action Beauty And The Beast movie

As the world awaits the next project from Beyoncé, who was last seen lending her godlike powers to fundraising efforts for Puerto Rico, Yahoo! News has some info on the role that never came to fruition. Apparently, the Grammy winner considered joining Bill Condon’s live-action Beauty And The Beast film, which debuted…

Feel yourself instantly radicalized with this Kardashian income calculator

Ever wanted to feel the stinging realization of just how poor you are without having to go through the hassle of logging in to your online bank account? Well, you’re in luck! Now you can feel all the depressing sensations of 21st century wage disparity with just the click of a mouse thanks to this handy-dandy…