TV Execs Said Meredith Grey's Casual Sex Was Unlikable and Unrealistic

In a fantastic interview with NPR's Renee Montagne, Shonda Rhimes discussed what's to come on Scandal — but also went back to the beginning of her television legacy. Rhimes said she thinks female characters on television don't have to be likable anymore and reveals that when Grey's Anatomy first started, ABC television … » 11/07/13 4:59pm 11/07/13 4:59pm

Miley Cyrus Fans Want To Rip Lorde's Brains Out For Winning at iTunes

Rabid Miley Cyrus fans are lashing out at 16-year-old chanteuse Lorde, who is so uppity that she did not commit hara-kiri immediately after her "Royals" topped Miley as #1 on the iTunes chart. They're slamming her with Dorothy Parker-esque gems like "Your eyes are too far apart" and "kill yourself you crusty old hag." Lorde » 9/20/13 9:00am 9/20/13 9:00am

The Best Quotes in Kerry Washington's Vanity Fair Story

Yesterday we discussed the importance of Kerry Washington's Vanity Fair cover, and today over at the Atlantic Wire, Esther Zuckerman calls attention to a movement on Twitter and Tumblr to make sure people actually buy the magazine. As one blogger puts it, "Show them that diversity sells." » 7/03/13 1:00pm 7/03/13 1:00pm