Gabriel Bell

The 6 Most Objectively Awful People Who Have an Oscar

Sometimes the Academy Awards get it right. More often than one might hope thoughthey get it wrong. But judgments about excellence — which films, directors and actors are truly Oscar-worthy — are things the Academy can control. What it has no say in is what the people they award do after or before they take home those honors.

Keep reading... Show less

7 Transparently Racist Movies Considered Film Classics

Yes, things were different back in the Golden and Silver ages of Hollywood. The cinema your parents grew up with — or your parents' parents grew up with — was of a totally different nature than the post-"Star Wars" landscape that came after it.

Keep reading... Show less

Alex Jones Launches Preemptive Strike Against Oprah 2020

While accepting the Cecil B. DeMille Award for "outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment" at Sunday's Golden Globe Awards ceremony, Oprah Winfrey offered a genuinely inspiring, magnificent speech to viewers in attendance and at home.

Keep reading... Show less

This Alex Jones Parody Is So Good, Infowars Is Having a Fit Over It

Honestly, it's pretty easy to parody Alex Jones. The gravel-voiced, vein-popping, conspiracy-theorist leader of his own mini media empire and health-supplement sales platform is so impossibly over the top that he lends himself to it. So hyperbolically buffoonish is the host that you sometimes have to wonder if his whole public presence isn't some kind of Andy Kaufmanesque art project critiquing modern broadcasting. Indeed, it may be.

Keep reading... Show less

George Clooney Lights Up Trump in Spectacular NSFW Rant

George Clooney, a charming Kentuckian liquor salesman who is also one of the world's biggest movie stars, let loose on President Donald Trump (also a liquor salesman) in a pointed interview with the Daily Beast recently, in which he used a palette of colorful language.

Keep reading... Show less

Vanity Fair's Best-Dressed List Skips Melania, Trump Fans Wail on Twitter

According to a lively roundup delivered by HuffPost, supporters of President Donald Trump are deeply aggrieved and notably butthurt after luxury glossy Vanity Fair did not include First Lady Melania Trump in this year’s edition of its annual “International Best-Dressed List”.

Keep reading... Show less

Kamala Harris' African-American Music Appreciation Month Playlist Is Actually Pretty Tight

Perhaps known best for her dogged, persistent pursuit of the truth during recent congressional hearings on the Trump administration’s possible connections to the Russian government, Sen. Kamala Harris (Calif-D) also makes a pretty good DJ.

Keep reading... Show less
BRAND NEW STORIES