Here's the definitive, actual, all-time points winner of Whose Line Is It Anyway

As Drew Carey never failed to remind people, improvised classic TV comedy Whose Line Is It Anyway was the show where the points didn’t matter. (No matter how loudly Chris Hardwick might yell about them many years down the line.) Even so, Carey dutifully handed them out over the years, slowly filling the virtual…

The editor's notes on Milo Yiannopoulos' self-published book are delightfully savage

It’s possible that Simon & Schuster didn’t really understand what a headache it was getting itself into when it decided to publish a book from real-world trollface meme Milo Yiannopoulos, a decision that’s forced the publisher to deal with author boycotts, public disgrace, and, now, an ongoing lawsuit from…

Trump's latest Bad Lip Reading reminds us that he can only feel empathy for himself

As we finally prepare to shut the coffin on 2017—or, as it’ll be known in the new calendar, Year One of the Trump Regime—it can be a real struggle to find something to perk up our hearts and put us back in the holiday spirit. (Or “Mandatory Christmas-time emotion,” as it’ll soon be legally known.) Luckily, the folks…

FX gives series order to Ryan Murphy's history-making musical Pose

According to Deadline, FX has given an eight-episode series order to Pose, a “dance musical” from Ryan Murphy, Nina Jacobson, Brad Simpson, and Brad Falchuk. The show will star Evan Peters and Kate Mara as a New Jersey couple who get swept up in the “glamour and intrigue” of 1980s New York City, with James Van Der…

John Oliver has regrets about confronting Dustin Hoffman, but accusers thank him anyway

Earlier this month, John Oliver confronted Dustin Hoffman during a panel about Wag The Dog over sexual misconduct allegations that have been brought against the actor—allegations that have since expanded. The discussion got predictably tense, with Hoffman basically dismissing everything and Oliver simply trying to…

This might be our first look at the heroes of Solo: A Star Wars Story

Director Ron Howard has been carefully teasing his Han Solo movie, Solo: A Star Wars Story, all in what seems like a blatant attempt to keep people excited about the movie even after original directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller were fired. He has yet to share anything particularly informative, though, like a teaser…

This Mech Cadet Yu #5 exclusive puts young mech pilots on janitor duty

BOOM! Studios’ Mech Cadet Yu was one of this year’s most pleasant surprises, and the book was so successful that the publisher upgraded the miniseries to an ongoing after just one issue. Written by Greg Pak with art by Takeshi Miyazawa and colors by Triona Farrell, the series follows a teenage boy who works as a…

Vice responds to an in-depth New York Times report into its alleged culture of widespread sexual harassment

The New York Times released the latest in an ongoing series of reports about sexual harassment in the American media today, this time targeting the culture at punk-rock news outlet turned Disney-partnering production giant Vice. The profile—which involved interviews with more than 100 Vice employees, past and…

Apple is getting sued for intentionally slowing down its older iPhones

Earlier this week, we reported on a story about tech giant/perennial control freak Apple, which was recently forced to admit to consumers that it’s been quietly using software updates to throttle the speed of its older models of iPhone, in order to block crashes caused by processor strain on aging batteries. The…

Morning Joe's Mika Brzezinski apologizes for sexual harassment comments

Morning Joe host Mika Brzezinski has issued an apology for comments she made during yesterday’s broadcast of the MSNBC show, asking why the women who have accused her friend and former co-worker Mark Halperin of sexual harassment are refusing to meet with him face-to-face to talk it out. Unsurprisingly, Brzezinski’s…

Big stupid man now has his own big stupid gold coin

Did y’all know Donald Trump likes gold? Like, really likes it. “I’m gonna put this shit on every single thing in my home”-level likes it. It’s kind of his thing! Now, Trump has managed to spray his favorite material all over yet another presidential tradition, with The Washington Post reporting on the new design for…

Facebook has released a tool to let you see if you've ever been tricked by Russian propaganda

There’s been a lot of talk over the last year about Facebook, #FakeNews, and attempts by the Russian government to influence the 2016 election by applying the latter to the former en masse. We all like to assume that getting tricked by obvious propaganda is something that only happens to other people, of course, but…

Netflix is launching a Wormwood podcast to further fulfill your true-crime entertainment needs

Sure, true-crime TV is great, but we all know where entertainingly in-depth investigations of real-life deaths really belong: Podcast-land. Acknowledging this Serial-inspired inevitability, Netflix has announced that it’s launching a companion podcast for its new Errol Morris series Wormwood, featuring an even-more…