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BPM Is a Vital Testament to Public Action

The title of the stark French AIDS-crisis drama <i>BPM</i> stands for “beats per minute,” which can evoke a heartbeat (120 is the norm) or a discotheque, …

U.S. Secretary of Health

Todd Haynes’s New Film Is Beautiful. Maybe Too Beautiful.

It’s hard not to be excited about Todd Haynes’ <i>Wonderstruck</i><i>.</i> A story almost entirely seen through the eyes of child characters in various periods of …

Julianne Moore

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Gives an Update on Her Cancer Treatment

As is fitting for one of the funniest people alive, Julia Louis-Dreyfus is approaching her cancer treatment with a sense of humor. On Instagram, the</i> …

Julia Louis-Dreyfus

How to Get Away With Murder Recap: Women in Suits

How to Get Away With Murder<p>Was She Ever Good at Her Job? Season 4 Episode 3<p>Editor's Rating 4 stars<p>Why am I forced to do anything other than watch …

TV

Harvey Weinstein is Spending Time in Sex Rehab Falling Asleep

Harvey Weinstein may be attending sex rehab, but a new report suggests he may not be entirely devoted to his treatment at the intensive outpatient …

Harvey Weinstein

The Long, Bizarre Relationship Between Jann Wenner and Mick Jagger

In those early days, Jann Wenner was the star of his own magazine. For people who first got their hands on <i>Rolling Stone,</i> in 1967, the editor with the …

Mick Jagger

Judge Rules That Trump Pardon Doesn’t Erase Joe Arpaio’s Conviction

On August 25, as Hurricane Harvey pummeled Texas, President Trump issued a “full pardon” to his friend Joe Arpaio, the former Arizona sheriff …

Law

The Art Director With a Clothing Line and Magazine

Lulu Yao Gioiello’s got a lot on her plate. An art director by day, she also runs an art and clothing line, forbabies, inspired by the concept of the …

Tommy Hilfiger

‘Should I Cut Off Contact with My Crazily Compatible Ex?’

<b>Dear Therapist,</b><p>I met my now-ex-boyfriend about six years ago, between my sophomore and junior years of college. Truthfully, I never really thought …

Relationships

Why Men Force Women to Watch Them Masturbate

Some of the most disturbing recent allegations of sexual assault involve men forcing women to watch him masturbate. Journalist Lauren Sivan says that …

Feminism

Obama, Bush Both Blast Trump Without Saying His Name

The current group of ex-presidents have all become chummy after leaving office, despite their political differences (or at least, that’s the image …

Elections

Senate Narrowly Approves Budget, an Ostensibly Easy Hurdle on Road to Tax Cuts

After failing to pass any major legislation since President Trump took office, Republican senators finally scored a victory on Thursday night when …

U.S. Congress

Vox Media Editorial Director Fired For Improper Conduct

In the wake of last week’s Shitty Media Men list, and a viral Medium post by a former employee, Vox Media has fired its Editorial Director and former …

Journalism

Taylor Swift Releases New Song ‘Gorgeous’

Where in the world is Taylor Swift? Well, recently she was spotted in London looking like we made her do another music video. And now, here she is …

Taylor Swift

Theater Review: Does Harvey Fierstein’s Torch Song Still Give Off Heat?

Harvey Fierstein’s <i>Torch Song</i>, now receiving its first full revival in 35 years at Second Stage Theater under the direction of Moisés Kaufman, has …

Boots

The Better Things Episode That Captures What’s So Good About Better Things

Like many women, Sam Fox — the single mom and actress who’s played by <i>Better Things</i> creator Pamela Adlon <i>—</i> is living a life in pieces. The second …

TV

Pamela Adlon on the Story Behind Her Terrific Better Things Funeral Episode

If the first season of FX’s <i>Better Things</i> invited viewers into the extremely busy world of single mother and actress Sam Fox, the second season is …

TV

Quentin Tarantino Admits He Knew About the Harvey Weinstein Accusations

Days after the sexual-assault and harassment allegations against Harvey Weinstein became public, his close friend and collaborator Quentin Tarantino …

Quentin Tarantino

Trump Courts Appearance of Impropriety in interviewing U.S. Attorney Candidates

In what is often a hands-off presidency when it comes to matters that don’t interest him personally, Donald Trump is taking an unusual, and some …

Donald Trump

Lupita Nyong’o Details Her Harassment Story Involving Harvey Weinstein in Op-Ed

Lupita Nyong’o has come forward with her own alleged experiences of harassment by Harvey Weinstein in an op-ed written for the New York <i>Times</i>. In the …

Lupita Nyong'o

Melanie Griffith Says Getting Divorced Helped Stop Her Seizures

A break up, besides all of the heartbreak and awkwardness, can be a truly liberating experience that allows you to reinvent yourself, and reevaluate …

Hollywood

The Good Place Recap: All Aboard!

The Good Place<p>The Trolley Problem Season 2 Episode 5<p>Editor's Rating 4 stars<p>Okay, that’s more like it! After a middling episode that made the …

TV

Watch the Chilling Trailer for I Am Elizabeth Smart

Fifteen years after Brian David Mitchell dragged her from her childhood home in Salt Lake City, Utah, Elizabeth Smart is working with Lifetime on a …

Salt Lake City

Will It Be Trump Versus Bannon in 2018 Senate Primaries?

While it hasn’t been formally confirmed by the White House just yet, <i>Politico</i> is reporting that President Trump called up three Republican senators …

Donald Trump

Former Actor Blaise Godbe Lipman Accuses Hollywood Agent of Sexual Assault

More actors are opening up about the widespread culture of abuse in Hollywood in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal. Former actor turned …

Finn Wolfhard

Penn Badgley Reminisced about Gossip Girl in the Most Dan Humphrey Way Possible

Penn Badgley’s next project seems like something right out of Lonely Boy fan fiction: In Lifetime’s <i>You</i>, Badgley plays a bookstore worker who stalks a …

TV

Trump on Government’s Puerto Rico Response: ‘I’d Say It Was a 10’

Asked on Thursday to rate the federal government’s response to the two hurricanes that hit Puerto Rico last month, President Trump said it was a …

Ricardo Rosselló

Spain Is Dealing With an Unprecedented Political Crisis

Spain’s political crisis sharpened dangerously this week, as the Spanish government prepares for the unprecedented step of triggering Article 155 of …

Carles Puigdemont

Harvey Weinstein Is Being Investigating by the LAPD Over a Rape Accusation

As dozens of women have come forward with allegations of sexual harassment, assault, and in even rape against Harvey Weinstein, various …

Harvey Weinstein

12 Oscars-Race Takeaways From the Gotham Awards Nominations

Get ready for some prognosticating! Awards season officially started Thursday with the announcement of nominations for the 27th Annual IFP Gotham …

The Oscars