POP CULTURE

Interviews
Interviews

Camille Paglia Discusses Her War on 'Elitist Garbage' and Contemporary Feminism

In an interview about her new essay collection, the professor and controversial feminist discusses the failure of feminists on college campuses, why men deserve more credit for their labor, and how Sheryl Sandberg is "smug and entitled."
Mitchell Sunderland
3.14.17
Humor
Humor

An Illuminati Expert Explains How to Get More Women in the Illuminati

If lizard women want to have a seat at the table to plan the new world order, they've got to lean in.
Sirin Kale
3.7.17
Britney Spears
Britney Spears

Paparazzo Auctioning Off Umbrella From Infamous Britney Spears Attack

In an exclusive interview, videographer Daniel “Dano” Ramos tells us why he’s decided to sell the umbrella on the ten-year anniversary of the incident that made headlines.
Mitchell Sunderland
2.21.17
sports
sports

Wrestling with Demons: The Story of Chyna's Final Days

Since the WWE icon died of a drug and alcohol overdose on the same day as Prince, a battle has emerged over whether America will remember her as a groundbreaking feminist athlete or a reality TV tragedy.
Mitchell Sunderland
2.2.17
This Week in 2007
This Week in 2007

How 2007 Became a Meme

It was the year Britney Spears shaved her head, Paris Hilton went to jail, Lindsay Lohan crashed a car, and George W. Bush drove the world economy into a proverbial tree. And now the stars' (and America's) survival has become the internet's symbol of...
Mitchell Sunderland
1.31.17
tv
tv

Rejected Show Concepts by the Creators of 'The Young Pope'

From hot babies to talking cigarettes, we imagine the ideas writers vetoed before settling on "The Young Pope."
Monica Heisey
1.9.17
mental health
mental health

Behind the Mental Health Law That Kept Kanye West in the Hospital

Yeezy left the hospital earlier this week after being held on a 5150 psychiatric hold. His hospitalization follows a long line of female stars, like Britney Spears and Amanda Bynes, who have been held under the complicated California law.
Emalie Marthe
12.1.16
Culture
Culture

Behind the Scenes of 'Martha and Snoop’s Potluck Dinner'

In the midst of this week’s political apocalypse, VH1 premiered "Martha and Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party." The series’ creator, SallyAnn Salsano, reveals how she hopes the show will unite America.
Mitchell Sunderland
11.12.16
PROFILES
PROFILES

Surviving Dre: The Woman Behind a New Movie About Dr Dre's Alleged Abuse

In her new Lifetime film, R&B singer Michel’le alleges that her exes, Dr. Dre and Suge Knight, physically abused her. Dre has threatened to sue the producers of the movie, but Michel’le is refusing to back down.
Mitchell Sunderland
10.15.16
Halloween
Halloween

The Celebrities Who Have Been Allegedly Haunted by Ghosts

Celebrities: they're just like us! They have sex with ghosts and claim to be stalked by fell demons.
Emalie Marthe
10.8.16
Culture
Culture

‘OITNB’ Creator on How Pop Culture Can Change the Criminal Justice System

At a recent talk in Brooklyn, best-selling author of "Orange Is the New Black" Piper Kerman speaks out on "how journalism and pop culture combine to create an environment where a policy change is possible, or desirable."
Anna Furman
9.26.16
style
style

What to Expect from Whoopi Goldberg's New Reality Show About Trans Models

Audiences know Whoopi Goldberg for "The View," and singing while dressed as a nun. This week, she adds executive producer of a reality show about trans models to her resume.
Mitchell Sunderland
9.24.16