Broad City

It’s totally OK to like pegging if you’re a straight man – 7 guys tells us why

<b>If 2017 was the year of eating ass, 2018 will be the year of pegging.</b><p>Chances are you’ve already heard of it – but if you haven’t, pegging is, in most …

‘Search Party’ Is the Best Comedy You’re Not Watching

With hundreds of shows on TV, no one can watch everything. So why not watch something pretty great? The case for TBS’ …

TV

10 Delightful Little Nerd Moments To Be Thankful For

Thanksgiving is upon us once again, and in customary celebration of the gourd and Facehugger-adorned holiday, we’d like to give thanks for a few of …

Entertainment

I'm Comedian Nicole Drespel, And This Is How I Work

There are maybe 10 things in the world that deserve the title "best-kept secret", and one of them is comedian Nicole Drespel. A legendary improv …

George Eliot

I Didn’t See Women Like Me in the OG 'Grease', Now I’m Playing Frenchie

Annie Chen doesn’t know exactly when she saw <i>Grease</i> for the first time—all she remembers is that she loved it. But even though the original 1978 movie …

Stereotypes

A beginner’s guide to rimming

I’ll be honest with you. A big part of why we’re publishing this guide is because a commenter, outraged by an article about pegging, questioned …

Incorporated

The (Few) TV Shows That Liberals And Conservatives Both Love

When I first came across Fizziology’s list of television shows that both liberals and conservatives were equally as a passionate about on social media, I was surprised that only Seth MacFarlane’s sci-fi comedy “The Orville,” “Dancing with the Stars” and “Star Trek Discovery,” the latest iteration …

TV

Kristen Bell's The Good Place lives on for a third season

More Janet! Yay!<p>NBC won't be pulling the plug on all-knowing AI Janet, or <i>The Good Place</i>, any time soon!<p>Kristen Bell's heavenly comedy series has been …

TV

NBC Orders Season 3 of Kristen Bell-Led Comedy THE GOOD PLACE

This news is heaven sent! NBC has renewed its comedy THE GOOD PLACE for a season three, as reported by Deadline. The season will have 13 episodes, …

TV

Who Is Kendall Jenner Dating? Blake Griffin & The Model Are Still Going Strong

Who needs a runway when you've found love? While Kendall Jenner's bestie Bella Hadid was busy posting pictures from The Victoria's Secret Fashion …

Kendall Jenner

The Trouble With Our “Golden Age” of TV

Cultural critics have two main tasks: first to look at something, and then to name it. A lot of the work is taxonomy, and so it is always tempting to …

Liberal View

Alia Shawkat of “Search Party” wants to be heard on set - Salon.com

How high up the ladder does a woman need to climb before she feels her voice is heard? The unfortunate answer, is that getting to the top doesn’t bring any guarantees, actor and start of "Search Party" Alia Shawkat told me on "Salon Talks."<p>“I’ll be on a set with a male actor, we’re both in the same …

Liberal View

I Went Back To School To Be A Video Creator — And This Is What I Learned

If you're anything like me, you have a mental list of passion projects that continually swim around your brain but no clear plans on how to make them …

Tuesday’s best TV: The A Word, The Secret Life of 5-Year-Olds, Motherland

Joe asks for a goat in the originally autism-centred family drama, and the tykes get competitive during a quiz. Plus: a pool party is too much for the parents<p><b>The Secret Life of 5-Year-Olds</b> <br>8pm, Channel 4<p>The popular doc strand that puts little tykes through the constant surveillance and arbitrary …

TV

Showtime's 'The L Word' Revival Finds Its Showrunner

Playwright and screenwriter Marja-Lewis Ryan will oversee the reboot, which remains in development at the premium cable network.<p>Showtime's <i>The L Word</i> …

Hollywood

'Night of Too Many Stars': Jon Stewart, Superstar Friends Raise Money for Autism Programs

Chris Rock, Ben Stiller, J.J. Abrams, Robert De Niro, Abbi Jacobson, Ellie Kemper, Stephen Colbert and John Oliver all participated in the benefit, …

Comedy

For the First Family of Pleasure Products, Toys Are Us

LOS ANGELES — Back in 1976, when Chad Braverman’s father, Ron, invested a small grubstake in a manufacturing start-up, consumers bought his products at the back of seedy bookstores and scurried out with their purchases concealed in brown paper bags.<p>The younger Mr. Braverman, who was not yet born, …

Business

Inside story of Seinfeld’s most outrageous episode ever

Sure, streaming sitcoms like Broad City go where network shows don’t dare, seemingly more so this year than ever before, but network comedies tend to …

TV

What’s going on Sunday?

You can browse our full <b>NYC show calendar</b> for all of tonight’s shows, but here are some highlights…<p><b>American Football, Land of Talk, Pure Bathing</b> …

Episode 1: The New Kid

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah<p>November 16, 2017: Gay Lions, Marriage Equality in Australia & Drake's Woke Act<p>Broad City<p>408: House-Sitting<p>Tosh.0<p>804: …

TV

The World According to RuPaul

<i>Join us at PAPER</i> <i>in June and July as we celebrate Pride online with a series of digital-only covers, features, and galleries celebrating and supporting the diversity, beauty, resiliency, and humor</i> <i>of the LGBTQ community. For our first digital cover, we spoke with the Supermodel of the World and</i> Drag …

RuPaul's Drag Race

Pod City: Abbi Jacobson Talks to Us About Her Art Podcast "A Piece of Work" and—Who Knew?!—Love of Interior Design

Abbi Jacobson may be best known for portraying über-millennial Abbi Abrams on her Comedy Central show <i>Broad City</i>, but her first passion was actually art: She’s a trained illustrator who has even published a graphic tome, <i>Carry This Book.</i> Jacobson comes from a family of creatives: Her father and …

Marcel Duchamp

Meet SISTERS, The Synth-Pop Duo Bringing Positivity To The Dance Floor

On the occasion of the release of their second album Wait Don't Wait, Seattle duo SISTERS open up to Bandsintown about their creative process, live …

Adorable

Will an Amazon TV pilot made in Detroit win over viewers and become a series?

CLOSE<p>Amazon has greenlit the 'Lord of the Rings' TV series for a multi-season order<p>Detroit isn't just competing to be named Amazon's second …

TV

Things to Do Friday!

15 things to do for November 17 by Mercury Staff<b>Ilana Glazer, Phoebe Robinson</b><br>The show would be packed and worthwhile even if it were just one of …

Portland, OR

12 Bullet Vibrators You Need to Snag ASAP

It turns out $21 bucks can get you a LOT.<p>No matter if you're a sex toy collector with entire Ikea Hemnes dressers full of "goody drawers" or if you're still a newbie, bullet vibrators are one of the most versatile toys you can do yourself the favor of getting. Below, a sampling of some of the best …

Shopping

‘Smiley Face’ Invented the Female Stoner Comedy

The world wasn't ready for Gregg Araki and Anna Faris's weed-smoking masterpiece—but now it is.<p>The world wasn’t ready for <i>Smiley Face</i>. Director Gregg Araki’s hilarious movie about an out-of-work actress who accidentally eats an entire batch of her creepy roommate’s weed cupcakes opened on a single …

Anna Faris

Blake Griffin has a future in Hollywood

NORMAN, OK - MARCH 1: Blake Griffin speaks during a ceremony to retire his Oklahoma college number 23 before the second half of a NCAA college …

Basketball

‘GameFace’ On Hulu: Because We Can Always Use Another Hilarious Hot Mess

Do you ever wish <i>Broad City</i> were just a bit more British? Then you better fire up season 1 of <i>GameFace</i> on Hulu ASAP. The 6-episode comedy series, …

Entertainment

Your Comprehensive Guide to ‘Riverdale’ Season 2 Style

An identity crisis is sweeping through <i>Riverdale</i> this season. At the end of the fourth episode, Jughead announced that “Riverdale would no longer be …

Lifestyle