Shia LaBeouf Accused of Plagiarism by Ghost World's Dan Clowes

I really don't get why plagiarism is even a thing. I mean, I understand it on a low-stakes micro scale (idiot high school kids starting their term papers an hour before the deadline), and I suppose I get why giant corporations like Urban Outfitters feel safe stealing from powerless indie designers, but prominent… » 12/16/13 8:20pm 12/16/13 8:20pm

Teen Mom: Troubled Dad Is A Living Argument For Considering Adoption

On last night's episode, Tyler's father Butch dealt with both a domestic dispute and an arrest warrant. And although Butch disagreed with Tyler's decision to give his daughter up for adoption, his legal dramas suggested it was a wise decision. » 1/13/10 4:00pm 1/13/10 4:00pm

Lisa Simpson Is A Ghost World Fan

Last night's Simpsons episode was a rerun, but a good one. Comic Book Guy goes out of business because an alternative comic book store opens across the street, providing a better and cooler service to the kids of Springfield. The Simpsons attend an in-store signing with Maus author Art Spiegelman, Watchmen author and… » 2/11/08 5:40pm 2/11/08 5:40pm

The Enids & Rebeccas Of The World Will Miss You Most Of All, Brad Renfro


If I had a "type," Brad Renfro would have been it. Especially looking at his mugshot. He's so hot in it. And in Larry Clark's Bully, too, in which he's pretty much shirtless the whole time. I can't say I was shocked when I learned he was found dead this week at age 25 — he's had a pretty public battle with drug… » 1/17/08 7:00pm 1/17/08 7:00pm