Ja Rule Refuses to Feel Shame Over Fyre Festival Failure, Says It Was 'Beyond Brilliant'

Following Ja Rule’s infamous Fyre Festival apology of “this is NOT MY FAULT... but I’m taking responsibility” via Notes app screenshot last spring, he spoke about the disastrous luxury music fest once more on Revolt TV’s Drink Champs. Little has changed: he still doesn’t feel any shame about it because “the idea”…

Laura Lee, Jeffree Star, and the Teary-Eyed Cynicism of YouTube Apology Videos

“Imagine stanning a racist? I could never,” YouTuber Gabriel Zamora tweeted on August 12. He followed with a thread of damning accusations and thinly-veiled insults, including a photograph of fellow influencers Nikita Dragun, Laura Lee, Manny Gutierrez (better known as Manny MUA), and Zamora himself, middle fingers in…

Stephen Colbert Reminds Bill Clinton He's the Most 'Famous Example of a Powerful Man Sexually Misbehaving' at Work

Most of the time you see headlines about a late-night talk show host doing a thing, that thing is making a joke. Totally ROASTING someone or being AHH GOALS AF or gently ruffling an ascending fascist’s toupee. But the most notable line from Stephen Colbert’s latest interview with Bill Clinton isn’t a zinger and…

Lisa Bloom Says Her Excitement About Her Weinstein-Produced TV Series Clouded Her Judgment 

One of the many perplexing things to emerge in the days following news of Harvey Weinstein’s systemic abuse toward women was that he was being represented by Lisa Bloom, a lawyer known for defending high-profile victims of sexual abuse. Why, we wondered, would a woman who’s represented everyone from Blac Chyna to a…