HBO has released a new trailer for Westworld, its much anticipated android-apocalyptic-western drama series. With voiceover from the elegantly chilling Anthony Hopkins, the clip indicates that Westworld will tackle fraught, recurring questions surrounding artificial intelligence and what it means to be human.
Welcome to your MTV Video Music Awards red carpet roundup, better known as A Swarm of Teens Who I Will Unfortunately Not Be Able to Identify. Will there be nudity? Will there be wide-brimmed hats? Will Ansel Elgort show up with the sole purpose of triggering me? Undoubtedly, yes. Please join me on this very emotional…
Anti-vaxxing forest nymph Jill Stein set a Google alert for the three-month anniversary of Harambe the Gorilla’s passing, specifically for the purpose of re-upping this opinion:
By many accounts, Hope Solo is an incredible goalkeeper and a pain in the ass of a human. She’s had plenty of run-ins with propriety in the past, but it seems that referring to the Swedish women’s team as “a bunch of cowards” really just pushed her home team over the edge. On Saturday, Seattle Reign FC announced that…
The judge who threw out Kesha’s abuse claims against her longtime producer at Sony, Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald, in April may not have been fit to deliver an impartial ruling.
Usain Bolt, he of the most confident smile at the Rio Olympics and three new gold medals, reportedly kept up his winning streak this week.
Even the supportive wives of ruthless professional bigots need a break from the constant proximity to politics. It’s stressful! Thank god for the Hamptons.
Nate Parker, director of the forthcoming film The Birth of the Nation, has been refreshingly close-lipped for the past couple weeks. Until now.
It takes a lot to rattle a New Yorker on the subway. There’s strange behavior, yes, but to truly shake our foundations, it’s going to take something bigger than a shoeless lady tossing back a Beck’s. It’s going to take a car full of crabs, or a dangling condom. This week’s Cricketpocalypse, though, was a horror…
At New York City’s floating hellhole of a jail, Rikers Island, abuse of inmates is common, while legal action against alleged perpetrators is exceedingly rare.
A cousin of Dwyane Wade was shot and killed Friday afternoon in Chicago while pushing her baby in a stroller.
A 21 year old woman who worked concessions at Yellowstone’s Grand Canyon tumbled to her death early Friday morning.
A week ago, I was on an airplane flying from Hawaii to California, and at some point over the Pacific Ocean, decided to uncrumple myself from my prison seat and take a stroll to the bathroom. The green “vacant” sign was lit, but I nevertheless tugged at the door slowly, rattling the handle like someone trying to avoid…
Drake got Rihanna a billboard. Like, a billboard billboard. Residents of LA, enjoy this touching monument to love as you crawl through horrific rush hour traffic.