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Should Harper Lee Have Published Go Set a Watchman? Should I Have Read It?

<b>To listen to the Audio Book Club discussion of Go Set a Watchman, click the arrow on the player below.</b><p><b>Subscribe in iTunes</b> <b>∙</b> RSS feed <b>∙</b> Download <b>∙</b> Play …

Literature

The Audio Book Club Plays Ender’s Game

<b>To listen to the Audio Book Club discussion of</b><b>Ender's Game, click the arrow on the player below.</b><p><b>Subscribe in iTunes</b><b>∙</b> <b>RSS feed</b> <b>∙ Download ∙</b> <b>Play in</b> …

Milo Yiannopoulos Talks Leslie Jones, Lena Dunham and Trump on 'Real Time': "All I Care About Is Free Speech"

The Breitbart editor also took cracks at Amy Schumer and Sarah Silverman, and got into an argument with the former 'Nightly Show' host Larry</i> …

How Allison Williams mined the horrors of white privilege for 'Get Out'

It’s been three days since Allison Williams dyed her hair blond. Before then, she’d spent the entirety of her 28 years as a brunet. Sitting at a booth encased by mirrored walls, she’s still startled when she catches a glimpse of her reflection.<p>She made the change after a fashion magazine posed her …

The Arts

Collide - Official Movie Site | In Theaters February 24

Official movie website for COLLIDE, starring Nicholas Hoult and Felicity Jones with Ben Kingsley and Anthony Hopkins. In theaters February 24.

No, 'The Great Wall' Isn’t Racist Whitewashing

The question of whether 'The Great Wall' is a white savior movie is a bit trickier.<p>As a progressive Asian American movie critic, I had a lot of conflicting biases and concerns heading into <i>The Great Wall</i>, mostly stemming from the announcement that Matt Damon would play the film’s star. Did this mean …

Movies

Are Short Films the Future of Young Hollywood? Josh Hutcherson Thinks So

The Hunger Games star teams up with Conde Nast Entertainment for the short film incubator The Big Script—get a sneak peek here.<p>Each year, the Black List collects the most well-liked scripts making their way around Hollywood that aren’t yet being produced. Making the list can be a big break for a …

Movies

Why aren't there more Asian stars in Hollywood?

Matt Damon plays a skilled archer battling monstrous creatures to keep them from climbing over the Great Wall of China. USA TODAY NETWORK<p>Ancient Chinese monsters are the least of Matt Damon's worries.<p>In <i>The Great Wall</i> (in theaters Friday), the bankable A-lister plays a 12th-century European …

Movies

Simone Biles Shows Off Her Killer Body (and Flexibility!) in New Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Photos

Yep. She nailed it.<p>Champion athlete – and sportswoman of the year – Simone Biles is showing off her stunning figure and gold medal-winning moves in …

Models

Morgan Freeman on his cannabis use: ‘I’ll eat it, drink it, smoke it, snort it!’

Published: May 7, 2015, 3:24 pm • Updated: May 7, 2015, 3:24 pm<p>“Never give up the ganja.”<p>Morgan Freeman famously said those bold words in a 2003 …

Cannabis

Jessica Alba was told she "wasn't Caucasian enough to play the leading lady" by Hollywood

Jessica Alba may have starred in films like <i>Sin City</i> and the original <i>Fantastic Four</i> franchise, but something stood in the way of her getting more lead …

George Lopez faces Twitter's rage for an anti-black joke and lashing out at audience member

George Lopez is trending online in 2017 and no, it's not because there's a <i>George Lopez Show</i> revival in the works.<p>The comedian is in the middle of a heated Twitter debate after footage was released by <i>TMZ</i> of Lopez telling racially charged joke from his stand-up performance in Phoenix—and his retort …

Entertainment

Best and worst celebrity beach bodies (okay mostly best)

Bikinis

Billionaire Richard Branson thinks everyone should watch these 20 documentaries

Richard Branson isn't always flying across the Atlantic Ocean in a hot air balloon, kite-surfing on the English Channel, or running one of his many …

Documentaries

Why I Only Watch Movies in Virtual Reality

Back in April, after months of trying to get the Product Hunt office a VR headset, I was excited to learn that Mark Zuckerberg was going to give one, …

Virtual Reality

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O.J.: Made in America - Trailer

All the Oscar-Nominated Movies Available to Stream (and Where to Stream Them)

The nominations for the 89th Academy Awards were announced this morning, so now is exactly the right time to start catching up on the best movies of …

Movies

Paris Jackson: I Tried Suicide ‘Multiple Times’ After I Was Sexually Assaulted At 14

This is terrible. Paris Jackson revealed that she tried to take her own life ‘multiple times’ after being sexually assaulted by a ‘complete stranger’ …

Jada Pinkett Smith on Diverse Oscar Nominations: ‘It’s a Beautiful Thing to See’

Jada Pinkett Smith was one of the loudest voices in the industry last year decrying the lack of diversity in the 2016 and 2015 Academy Awards …

Entertainment

Are the Oscars still #SoWhite? A look at the diversity among this year’s nominees - Los Angeles Times

The Arts

The Full Title for ‘Star Wars: Episode VIII’ Has Finally Been Revealed

It’s official: The title of the next <i>Star Wars</i> movie will be <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i>. The title was announced via Star Wars’ website this morning.<p>It’s …

Star Wars

Flying Lotus - Kuso (Official Trailer)

John Legend Responds to Paparazzi ‘Monkey’ Attack: ‘Dehumanization Has Always Been a Method of Racism’ (Watch)

John Legend has never been one to stand down.<p>Earlier this week, the Grammy and Oscar-winning musician experienced racially charged harassment by a …

John Legend

Check Out This Cuckoo Crazy Trailer For 'Kuso,' A Film By Flying Lotus

"Broadcasting through a makeshift network of discarded televisions, Kuso is tangled up in the aftermath of Los Angeles' worst quake nightmare. Travel …

7 times the movies predicted what 2017 will be like, from Barb Wire to The Running Man

Cyborgs, magic contact lenses and terrifying reality TV.<p>(Above, the opening crawl from <i>The Running Man</i>. It's funny because it's true).<p>2016, most of us …

Harry Potter

Ryan Reynolds and Hugh Jackman hint at James Bond actor Pierce Brosnan for Cable in Deadpool 2

Summers. Nathan Summers.<p>Have you ever wanted to see James Bond kicking ass in a superhero movie? <i>Deadpool 2</i> might make it happen.<p>The latest rumours on …

Dead Pool

‘Atlanta’ Creator Donald Glover Sets Overall Deal With FX Productions; ‘Atlanta’ to Return in 2018

Donald Glover, the auteur behind FX’s red-hot series “Atlanta,” has set an exclusive overall deal with FX Productions.<p>The pact calls for Glover to …

TV

The Media Treats White Drugs Users Like Angels Who Lost Their Way and Treats Black Drug Users Like…

The Media Treats White Drugs Users Like Angels Who Lost Their Way and Treats Black Drug Users Like Demons Who Must Be Returned to Hell<p>Let me ask …