Swizabeth LaVaque

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President Obama Told Ellen She's Done as Much for Gay Rights as He Has, So She Cried a Little

Obama made an appearance on <i>The Ellen Show</i> on February 12, and things got a a bit emotional. It started with Ellen telling the President that she …


'HAD TO ALL CAPS THIS': Kanye Blasts Negative Coverage of His Fashion Show, Praises Rihanna and Caitlyn Jenner

Kanye West has a few more things on his mind.<p>The rapper and fashion designer continued his latest series of Twitter opinions early Saturday, when he …

Kanye West

Werner Herzog would like you to sign off Facebook and read the Warren Commission

"Read, read, read, read, read, read, read, read, read, read, read," says Werner Herzog, wrapping up the post-film Q&A for his latest doc, <i>Lo and Behold: Reveries of the Connected World</i>.<p>The celebrated documentarian's advice is directed at young filmmakers, who he feels are too often trained in …


Sign the Petition

Imagine being told by security that you aren't allowed to dance at your favorite music festival. I can name 200,000 people experiencing this very …

Journalism today: Will social media turn mainstream media irrelevant?

There is something intriguing happening at the “subaltern” level that is sensitising “India, that is Bharat” to issues that were never debated for …

Mark Ruffalo’s Wallet Became A Casualty Of Winter Storm Jonas But The Internet Saved The Day

Winter Storm Jonas continues to pound the east coast (in the most literal sense) while also inspiring Paul Ryan’s ongoing gym stream and shutting down airports, stranding motorists, and cutting off power for countless households. Dinosaurs and panda bears may enjoy the snowdrifts, but humans don’t …

Mark Ruffalo
Barack Obama

Matt Damon: fixing Oscars diversity problem has a 'long, long way to go'

Actor says Hollywood must do more but ‘systemic injustices around race and gender’ in the US are a lot bigger than this year’s all-white nominees<p>Matt Damon says the movie business has “a long, long, long way to go” when it comes to diversity.<p>Hollywood must do “much, much, much more” to reflect the …

Matt Damon