You’d be quite surprised to learn what has become of some of 1994’s most famous newsmakers and celebrities: A rapper is defending Bill Cosby, accused of being a serial rapist; … Continue Reading Imagine waking from a 22-year coma
A slightly amended victory lap post from 2014. I’ve never understood the media’s default acceptance of Cosby defender Kanye West’s self-proclaimed genius. The evidence says otherwise. 1.) He married a … Continue Reading Kanye West is not very smart
Probably. According to Dunham, calling Hillary Clinton “inaccessible” is sexist. So how should we describe a candidate who didn’t give an interview until three months into her second run for … Continue Reading Is it sexist to call Lena Dunham annoying?
And his fashion line sucks. That is to say, it’s brilliant but no one will give him the proper credit because he’s straight. “I got discriminated against in fashion for … Continue Reading Kanye West is not very smart (cont’d)
Conspiracy theorists are, without exception, intellectually bankrupt, excessively paranoid and patently irresponsible. Fitting that Rush Limbaugh has joined their ranks. Limbaugh believes that NASA’s been “corrupted” by the Obama administration … Continue Reading Was the moon landing part of a vast left-wing conspiracy?
The media’s unrequited love affair with (relevant) celebrities has long been an exercise in shameless, soulless pandering, but the wet kiss it planted this week on Tom Cruise marked a new … Continue Reading Better stay profitable, Tom Cruise
I love when I’m proven right, even when people have a hard time admitting it. Witness the sudden hand-wringing over the demise of Adam Sandler’s career, as if he just … Continue Reading Adam Sandler was never funny
Oh no he didn’t. The so-called “king of comedy,” who says he gave up stand-up because he knew he could never be as funny as Adam Sandler (a telling comment), … Continue Reading Judd Apatow goes there, calls O.J. a murderer
pic.twitter.com/wea59X0CTk — Kylie Jenner (@KylieJenner) May 26, 2015
James Franco remains the most narcissistic, and accommodated, of all celebs. For some reason 429 let “Straight James” interview his gay self, with predictably pretentious results. Straight James: Let’s get substantial: are … Continue Reading Enough already, James Franco
I’ve yet to see any convincing evidence of Kanye West’s alleged brilliance, a reputation that has held even after he married a Kardashian. On Monday the man who in 2013 said … Continue Reading You can’t stop time and other deep ruminations from the black Chauncey Gardiner
Let’s not forget he’s part of a family of fame whores who’ve infected the culture for more than a decade. No surprise, then, that his transitioning will be documented for … Continue Reading Becoming a woman shouldn’t make Bruce Jenner a hero