Finally, Angela Bassett Is Here to Save American Horror Story: Hotel

The first half of Wednesday’s episode of American Horror Story: Hotel was meandering and a bit slow, though it did properly and definitively identify lavender as the devil’s scent. (Thank you, Ryan Murphy.) The second half, though, got the jolt it desperately needed: a bit of plot tension and, more crucially, Angela… »10/22/15 12:10pm10/22/15 12:10pm


American Horror Story: Hotel Introduces Its H.H. Holmes-Inspired Serial Killer

H.H. Holmes was an American serial killer of the 1800s who built a hotel in Chicago specifically for the purpose of carrying out his gruesome crimes, including rooms that sealed shut so he could asphixiate, gas, or burn his victims alive. His killing abode was called the “Murder Castle”; his story is fascinating,… »10/15/15 12:30pm10/15/15 12:30pm

AHS: Hotel Premiere Includes Lady Gaga as Crazy Sex Vampire and a Rape Scene

A drag queen walks into an elevator with a cop and says, “You’ve lost something and now you’re frozen in time. Can’t go forward, can’t go back.” Not the set-up for an “amirite” joke but, apparently, an overly on-the-nose scene that hints at what’s going on in American Horror Story: Hotel, the follow-up to last year’s … »10/08/15 10:30am10/08/15 10:30am

Rosie O'Donnell's Daugher Calls Rosie 'Not Genuine,' Says She's Like 'Two Different People'

Prepare a big old batch of burnsauce because everyone’s getting scorched today. First up: Chelsea O’Donnell, daughter of Rosie O’Donnell, has spoken publicly about her mom for the first time since she either ran away (Rosie’s account) or (according to Chelsea) was kicked out of the house late this summer. »10/06/15 8:00pm10/06/15 8:00pm

Do Not Name Your Breast Milk Ice Cream After Lady Gaga (Or Do?)

Lady Gaga is threatening to sue a British ice cream company The Licktators for manufacturing a human breast milk-based ice cream called “Royal Baby Gaga.” While her reps have declined to comment on the matter, Gaga’s attorneys have reportedly sent a cease and desist to the company citing trademark infringement. »8/18/15 8:00pm8/18/15 8:00pm

Lady Gaga Covers ‘Imagine’ and It’s Pretty Nice

Remember years ago when Lady Gaga used to carry a teacup everywhere she went and performed in a dress made out of meat? I feel like that whole time she was distracting us to hide the fact that she’s a truly talented musician. Is that how it works? The 29-year-old singer performed a powerful cover of John Lennon’s… »6/19/15 12:00am6/19/15 12:00am

Barack Obama Joined Twitter, and Now Twitter Wants To Fuck Him

President Obama joined Twitter today, and has amassed 1.1 million followers in the six hours since his first post. Though he has only tweeted three times since joining the social media platform, plenty of its 302 million active users have attempted to contact him via public replies. Many, I’ve discovered, have even… »5/18/15 8:00pm5/18/15 8:00pm