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Brendan Morrow

Staff Writer

Brendan is a staff writer at The Week. A graduate of Hofstra University with a degree in journalism, he also writes about horror films for Bloody Disgusting and has previously contributed to The Cheat Sheet, Heavy, WhatCulture, and more. He lives in New York City surrounded by Star Wars posters.

Lin-Manuel Miranda apologizes for In the Heights colorism
Lin-Manuel Miranda
'truly sorry'

Lin-Manuel Miranda apologizes for In the Heights colorism

The daily gossip: June 14, 2021
Adrien Grenier.
Daily gossip

The daily gossip: June 14, 2021

CNN's Christiane Amanpour diagnosed with ovarian cancer
Christiane Amanpour
'listen to your bodies'

CNN's Christiane Amanpour diagnosed with ovarian cancer

Chrissy Teigen apologizes for her 'horrible' tweets
Chrissy Teigen
my bad

Chrissy Teigen apologizes for her 'horrible' tweets

McConnell: GOP would likely block Biden Supreme Court pick
Mitch McConnell
'we’d have to wait and see'

McConnell: GOP would likely block Biden Supreme Court pick

Harris was reportedly prepped for border question
Kamala Harris
prep time

Harris was reportedly prepped for border question

Planned Christchurch movie stirs controversy in New Zealand
Rose Byrne
backlash

Planned Christchurch movie stirs controversy in New Zealand

Novavax could provide 'boost' to global vaccine push
Novavax
solving covid

Novavax could provide 'boost' to global vaccine push

In the Heights has a disappointing box office debut
In the Heights
summer box office

In the Heights has a disappointing box office debut

DOJ to probe subpoenas of Democrats under Trump
Justice Department
watchdog

DOJ to probe subpoenas of Democrats under Trump

Teen who filmed Floyd's killing receives Pulitzer citation
George Floyd
'quest for trust and justice'

Teen who filmed Floyd's killing receives Pulitzer citation

60 million J&J vaccine doses to be thrown out
Johnson & Johnson Janssen vaccine
the coronavirus crisis

60 million J&J vaccine doses to be thrown out

Police dealing with 'bogus' 911 calls to Jennifer Lopez's house
Jennifer Lopez
let's not get loud

Police dealing with 'bogus' 911 calls to Jennifer Lopez's house

Nevada group wants teachers to wear body cameras
Washoe County Schools Superintendent Kristen McNeill
meanwhile in Nevada

Nevada group wants teachers to wear body cameras

Jeffrey Toobin returns to CNN
Jeffrey Toobin
he's back

Jeffrey Toobin returns to CNN

Jenner refuses to say Trump lost election
Caitlyn Jenner
'not going to get into that'

Jenner refuses to say Trump lost election

Bill de Blasio shares his pizza takes
Bill De Blasio
food for thought

Bill de Blasio shares his pizza takes

Biden allies pan Harris' 1st foreign trip
Kamala Harris
'it was terrible'

Biden allies pan Harris' 1st foreign trip

Harry and Meghan rift 'sad,' 'difficult' for queen
Queen Elizabeth II
royal drama

Harry and Meghan rift 'sad,' 'difficult' for queen

R. Kelly tells judge he fired his lawyers
R. Kelly
you can't fire me, I quit!

R. Kelly tells judge he fired his lawyers

IG: Police didn't clear Lafayette Park for Trump photo op
Donald Trump
the report

IG: Police didn't clear Lafayette Park for Trump photo op

Loki could be setting up big Marvel movie storylines
Loki
earth's mightiest heroes

Loki could be setting up big Marvel movie storylines

Harry and Meghan insist they asked queen about daughter's name
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle
royal drama

Harry and Meghan insist they asked queen about daughter's name

Biden press plane delayed due to cicadas
Cicada
the cicadas strike again

Biden press plane delayed due to cicadas

NYT: Article about watermelons on Mars published mistakenly
Watermelons
unfit to print

NYT: Article about watermelons on Mars published mistakenly

Mike Myers to star in secret society comedy
Mike Myers
groovy baby

Mike Myers to star in secret society comedy

France's Emmanuel Macron slapped in the face
Emmanuel Macron
a slap in the face

France's Emmanuel Macron slapped in the face

Kanye West debuts 1st item under Gap deal
Kanye West
imma let you finish...

Kanye West debuts 1st item under Gap deal

Elon Musk paid no federal income tax in 2018
Elon Musk
taxes

Elon Musk paid no federal income tax in 2018

Cher apologizes for confusing Gillibrand and Sinema
Cher
can you ever forgive me?

Cher apologizes for confusing Gillibrand and Sinema

Weinstein investigation movie in the works
Harvey Weinstein
coming soon

Weinstein investigation movie in the works

Kemper apologizes over debutante ball with 'racist' past
Ellie Kemper
my bad

Kemper apologizes over debutante ball with 'racist' past

Americans not planning to get vaccinated 'unlikely to reconsider'
Man receives Pfizer vaccine
the coronavirus crisis

Americans not planning to get vaccinated 'unlikely to reconsider'

New York City set to hold reopening concert
2007 Central Park concert
homecoming

New York City set to hold reopening concert

Jeff Bezos is heading to space
Jeff Bezos
to infinity and beyond

Jeff Bezos is heading to space

The Conjuring 3 mixes heart with horror
The Conjuring 3.
Opinion

The Conjuring 3 mixes heart with horror