Bank of America's Premium Rewards Card Is Good For Everyone, and Great for Some

As we’ve covered before, cash back cards and travel rewards credit cards are very different beasts, but the Bank of America Premium Rewards credit card combines aspects of both. It probably wouldn’t be my first choice of card, but if you have Bank of America or Merrill Lynch accounts, it gets very attractive, very…

Lynn Whitfield Cautions Against 'Gratuitous' Diversity at Awards Shows

In an interview with Jezebel, Lynn Whitfield, who stars in the OWN series Greenleaf and in Sanaa Lathan’s upcoming Netflix film Nappily Ever After, talked about the performative lengths awards shows go to in order to highlight perceived diversity. Case in point: Monday night’s Emmy Awards, where Regina King broke the…

Nicole Holofcener on Ben Mendelsohn, Catherine Keener, and saying “ugh” to superhero films

Nicole Holofcener first gained attention in 1996 for her powerful comic drama Walking And Talking, a film that also provided one of the first starring roles for her longtime collaborator Catherine Keener. Since then, she’s continued to follow her muse of small, intimate stories about troubled middle- to upper-class…

Will An Extra 15% Off Your Order From REI Outlet Get You Outside?

You can always save big at REI Outlet, it’s basically REI’s clearance page, but now you can take an extra 15% off your entire order with code OUTSEPT18. Some very notable items are included too, like Marmot’s Precip and Minimalist, both of which landed top spots in last week’s co-op for Best Rain Coats, while Smartwool

Senate Republicans Want Christine Blasey Ford to Testify on Their Terms

Brett Kavanaugh will not be able to sail through a Supreme Court nomination this week as Republicans had previously hoped: On Monday, the Senate Judiciary Committee plans to hear testimony from Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Kavanaugh of attempted rape when he was 17 and she was 15, alongside testimony from…