TLC's Ex-Manager Pebbles Settles After Suing Viacom for Portraying Her As 'Conniving and Dishonest'

TLC’s former manger (and recording artist in her own right) Perri “Pebbles” Reid and Viacom have reached a settlement in the $40 million defamation lawsuit Reid filed against the media company. In her complaint, Reid alleged that VH1's 2013 TLC biopic CrazySexyCool portrayed her as a “conniving and dishonest business…

Dr. Pimple Popper Clears Pores, Uplifts, and Induces Gagging

We don’t recommend watching the video above, an overview of the new TLC series Dr. Pimple Popper in which dermatological growths are poked, prodded, squeezed, jiggled, and irrigated. But then again, we don’t recommend not watching it either. The show—which opened with this scene during its premiere on Wednesday night…

TLC Has a Chill Summer Party Not Thinking About Trump or Anything Else in 'Way Back' Video

Many of you were too young to have experienced TLC’s colorful “Ain’t 2 Proud 2 Beg” video in all its glory. But if you were around, the aesthetics of the video for their poolside jam “Way Back”—a song from their Kickstarter funded self-titled album—will look familiar. The first music video from TLC in 14 years, it’s…

Thanks to the Internet, the Writers of 'No Scrubs' Now Have a Credit on Ed Sheeran's 'Shape of You'

TLC’s 1999 hit “No Scrubs” gave us a brilliant, succinct way to describe loser “buster” men. Ed Sheeran’s 2017 single “Shape of You,” which at least one Jezebel staffer enjoys, simply gave us earaches. (Relax, it’s a joke!) Anyway, as so many astute music fans have observed, “Shape of You”—No. 1 in the country for the…