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…

Please, Please Change the Password on This Instagram and Save The Ordinary's CEO from Himself

Let’s check in on Deciem/The Ordinary CEO and gentle, open spirit Brandon Truaxe, who is continuing his mission of radical transparency by using the brand’s Instagram feed as his own personal vlog. This time, he has issued what looks like an actual call for help because someone (?) at Biggin Hill Airport has…

Scott Rudin Claims Harper Lee's Estate Is Hindering the Broadway Production of To Kill A Mockingbird

The estate of Harper Lee does not like whatever Aaron Sorkin’s genius man brain is cooking up. His Broadway production was slapped with a lawsuit in March for deviating too far from Lee’s original novel To Kill A Mockingbird, which they claim violates the usage agreement. On Monday, producer Scott Rudin fired back at…