Sex And Dead Children: Every FCC Viewer Complaint About The Super Bowl

As we do every year, we recently submitted a FOIA request to the FCC for all the complaints it received from viewers upset by something aired at the Super Bowl. There were 34 of them, ranging from disgust toward the Katy Perry/Missy Elliott halftime show, offense at commercials that featured sex or profanity, and… »3/18/15 12:07pm3/18/15 12:07pm

The Little Girl From the Missy Elliott Videos Still Dancing to Missy

In lieu of taking her rightful place next to the queen Missy Elliott during the most recent Super Bowl halftime show, Alyson Stoner—formerly the beloved tiny B-girl from the "Gossip Folks" and "Work It" videos—got back in that red tracksuit, called some friends and went to work. She's still great to watch, as are (of… »2/13/15 8:20pm2/13/15 8:20pm

How Missy Elliott's Futurism Bested Us All

Missy Elliott's been at the top of our imaginations as of late: not only did she sweep the Superbowl, but is currently writing new music with Timbaland, as well as with JACK U, the EDM supergroup comprised of Diplo and Skrillex. She's been working behind the scenes for years—on production, on guest appearances,… »2/11/15 2:40pm2/11/15 2:40pm

Missy Elliott Is Joining Katy Perry in the Super Bowl Halftime Show

Since Katy Perry announced she was booked for the Super Bowl's halftime show, rumors have abounded about a special secret guest. Who would show? Some had it pegged at Perry's pal Rihanna, but logically that would never fly—badgal would most certainly hold out for her own damn Super Bowl halftime. But now we know for… »1/30/15 10:31am1/30/15 10:31am

Lil Kim, Missy Elliott, Da Brat Reunite at the Soul Train Awards

Don't call it a comeback (or them, femcees, for that matter, ew): on Sunday's Soul Train Awards, the Missy-Kim-Da Brat power trio joined forces for the performance of their 1996 hit "Not Tonight (Ladies Night Remix)" in 16 years. No Angie Martinez, though (RIP Left Eye)—but Total was there! Also: MC Lyte, Yo-Yo,… »12/01/14 11:40am12/01/14 11:40am

Missy Elliott and Sharaya J Played for Alexander Wang Last Night

Alexander Wang launched his sportswear-inspired collection for H&M last night in New York City with a runway show and a post-show party, the latter of which he is almost as renowned for as his clothing. And say what you want about the scuba-boxerness of the situation (or the WANG hat), Alexander Wang, in general,… »10/17/14 2:30pm10/17/14 2:30pm

Nicki Minaj Throws Buckets of Shade at Iggy Azalea at BET Awards

During Sunday’s BET Awards, Nicki Minaj won the Best Female MC trophy and took time during her acceptance speech to dress down her competition. Considering her only contemporary chart-worthy rival is Iggy Azalea, it’s safe to say Iggy was the target of her shade (thrown while professing “no shade”). »6/30/14 11:00am6/30/14 11:00am

William & Kate Speak French, Charm The Pants Off Canadians

Breaking: Prince William and Kate Middleton speak French! They've totally charmed the pants off the Canadians. According to reports, William addressed his hosts in Ottawa in both English and French, then cracked a joke about his language skills. "It will improve as we go on," the Duke quipped. [AP, People]
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