Let Us Celebrate Clair Huxtable, Feminist Icon, and The Cosby Show

As black women try to shake off tired tropes like the angry black woman, which the New York Times raised from its shallow grave yesterday, let's focus on The Cosby Show's career-driven matriarch that kicked ass at home and at work, Clair Huxtable. The show and the icon that actress Phylicia Rashad brought to life has… » 9/19/14 6:10pm 9/19/14 6:10pm

​Who Wants to Remember Bill Cosby's Multiple Sex-Assault Accusations?

The thing about Dylan Farrow's open letter accusing her father, Woody Allen, of sexual abuse is: There was not much really new about it. It was new that Dylan Farrow herself was signing her name to the accusations, but Vanity Fair had covered the case, in grim detail, more than two decades ago. » 2/04/14 4:48pm 2/04/14 4:48pm

Bill Cosby Teaches Jimmy Fallon to Dance, Maybe Invites Him for a…

Bill Cosby was on last night's Late Night with Jimmy Fallon to promote his new concert tour and, much to the pleasure of viewers everywhere, stepped out in full stand-up mode. This version of Cosby may have come to the surprise of the nation's youth who, for the most part, are much more familiar with him from his… » 7/27/12 11:10am 7/27/12 11:10am

10 Things You May Have Missed On TV This Week

In this week's compilation of pop culture crap, Charlie Sheen's scent is music to his fans' noses, noted fashion photographer Nigel Barker gets makeover, and the "hiccup girl" is a total asshole. » 4/08/11 7:00pm 4/08/11 7:00pm

Yes, it might be stating the obvious that someone who is on trial for murder might have a personality problem, but …

Are The Obamas Possible Because Of The Huxtables?

It's strange that there's an ongoing debate about who — or what — in arts and entertainment made it possible to elect Barack Obama. Was it Oprah? Tiger Woods? Will Smith? Morgan Freeman and Chris Rock playing presidents in movies? According to a story from the New York Times » 11/10/08 12:30pm 11/10/08 12:30pm, seem to think it all comes down to .…