In a mushy moment worthy of the next Best Man sequel, Drake presented Rihanna with MTV’s Video Vanguard Award to close out this year’s VMAs. In a speech that was equal parts charming and awkward, Drake dutifully showered Rihanna with praise as she stood there, admiring both his luscious beard and his unavoidable…
Your ruling queen Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter delivered yet another beast of a performance tonight at the Video Music Awards. This is what she does, so you might as well get used to it.
Fulfilling the Obama administration’s goal for its resettlement program, the United States will grant asylum to its 10,000th Syrian refugee this week.
At the MTV VMAs Sunday night, Kanye West confirmed that he is indeed Kanye West when he said, “I am Kanye West,” in a characteristically rambling speech where he talked about the greatness of his “Famous” music video (“I put Ray J in it, bro”) and the murders in Chicago, shouted out Amber Rose, mentioned calling…
One hammer-wielding Norse deity was dearly missed in Captain America: Civil War, and many of us wondered why he was otherwise engaged. Now, thank goodness, we have our answer from Thor himself.
I bet you didn’t know you’d be spending the 53rd anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech suffocated by extreme earnestness when you started your day-slash-turned on the VMAs. Well, here you are. Happy happy. Maybe we could love somebody? Maybe her name is Alicia?
Hey, it’s the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards where everyone is only here to see Rihanna and Beyoncé and where we must suffer through Key & Peele serving as wannabe millennial quasi-hosts. First, watch Ariana Grande’s pitchy and highly triggering spin-themed performance (minus the screaming instructors...or is Ariana the…
Today, across the United States, women bared their bosoms for GoTopless Day, an effort to promote a woman’s right to show her breasts in public just as men do.
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.
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