Culture

Sean Penn claims 'cowardly genes' lead men to wear skirts
Sean Penn
'old-school misogyny'

Sean Penn claims 'cowardly genes' lead men to wear skirts

The daily gossip: January 28, 2022
Ezra Miller
Daily gossip

The daily gossip: January 28, 2022

The week's best photojournalism
An ice maze.
Photos

The week's best photojournalism

Tiger King's Joe Exotic gets slightly shorter prison sentence
Joe Exotic
hey all you cool cats and kittens

Tiger King's Joe Exotic gets slightly shorter prison sentence

Chris Brown accused of drugging and raping woman
Chris Brown
allegations

Chris Brown accused of drugging and raping woman

Actor Ezra Miller appears to threaten KKK in cryptic video
Ezra Miller
we need to talk about the KKK

Actor Ezra Miller appears to threaten KKK in cryptic video

The fading of 20th-century American Jewish meritocracy
The Supreme Court.
Samuel Goldman

The fading of 20th-century American Jewish meritocracy

Woody Allen goes out with a whimper
Woody Allen.
Picture of Jesse HassengerJesse Hassenger

Woody Allen goes out with a whimper

Late night hosts discuss Biden's Black female SCOTUS choice, other Fox News bugbears
Stephen Colbert
Last Night on Late Night

Late night hosts discuss Biden's Black female SCOTUS choice, other Fox News bugbears

The daily gossip: January 27, 2022
Evangeline Lilly
Daily gossip

The daily gossip: January 27, 2022

How Amy Schneider's signature pearls inspired Jeopardy! viewers
Champion Amy Schneider
bead it

How Amy Schneider's signature pearls inspired Jeopardy! viewers

Marvel star Evangeline Lilly went to anti-vaccine mandate rally
Evangeline Lilly
Letitia Wright vibes

Marvel star Evangeline Lilly went to anti-vaccine mandate rally

The Neil Young case for physical media
Neil Young.
Picture of Joel MathisJoel Mathis

The Neil Young case for physical media

Spider-Man Best Picture nod now looks much less likely
Tom Holland and Zendaya
expect disappointment

Spider-Man Best Picture nod now looks much less likely

MSNBC reveals Brian Williams' replacement
Stephanie Ruhle
new ruhles

MSNBC reveals Brian Williams' replacement

Jeopardy! champions keep getting defeated by Chicago librarians
Jeopardy!
what is deja vu?

Jeopardy! champions keep getting defeated by Chicago librarians

Why resurgent antisemitism is a problem for us all
Beth Israel synagogue.
Boze Herrington

Why resurgent antisemitism is a problem for us all

Late night hosts have ideas about replacing Justice Breyer, Mitch willing
Stephen Breyer retires
Last Night on Late Night

Late night hosts have ideas about replacing Justice Breyer, Mitch willing

Tennessee school board bans Pulitzer-winning graphic novel about the Holocaust
Art Spiegelman
Naked mice!

Tennessee school board bans Pulitzer-winning graphic novel about the Holocaust

Amy Schneider's historic Jeopardy! winning streak is over
Amy Schneider.
end of an era

Amy Schneider's historic Jeopardy! winning streak is over

Spotify removing Neil Young's music amid Rogan debacle
Neil Young.
harvest gloom

Spotify removing Neil Young's music amid Rogan debacle

The daily gossip: January 26, 2022
Jonah Hill.
Daily gossip

The daily gossip: January 26, 2022

West Side Story stars address Ansel Elgort allegations
West Side Story cast
'not for me to make those judgments'

West Side Story stars address Ansel Elgort allegations

Barry Bonds doesn't need the Hall of Fame
Barry Bonds.
Samuel Goldman

Barry Bonds doesn't need the Hall of Fame

Is Baby Yoda's return to Star Wars imminent?
The Book of Boba Fett
little green friend

Is Baby Yoda's return to Star Wars imminent?

Charlie Brown voice actor Peter Robbins dies
Charlie Brown Christmas
R.I.P.

Charlie Brown voice actor Peter Robbins dies

Late night hosts joke about Biden's Peter Doocy insult comedy
Stephen Colbert
Last Night on Late Night

Late night hosts joke about Biden's Peter Doocy insult comedy

David Ortiz is lone player elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame
David Ortiz.
best of the best

David Ortiz is lone player elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame

Disney promises it will 'avoid reinforcing stereotypes' in Snow White remake
Seven Dwarfs Mine Train
'taking a different approach'

Disney promises it will 'avoid reinforcing stereotypes' in Snow White remake

The daily gossip: January 25, 2022
Tiffany Haddish.
Daily gossip

The daily gossip: January 25, 2022

John Krasinski to reunite with The Office co-star Steve Carell
John Krasinski
some good news

John Krasinski to reunite with The Office co-star Steve Carell

Elton John postpones shows after positive COVID test
Elton John.
rocket man in quarantine

Elton John postpones shows after positive COVID test

Olivia Munn says AAPI event was targeted by racist Zoom bombing
Olivia Munn
'cowardly and unconscionable act'

Olivia Munn says AAPI event was targeted by racist Zoom bombing

Peter Dinklage criticizes Disney for remaking the 'f--king backwards story' of Snow White
Peter Dinklage
hi-ho hi-no

Peter Dinklage criticizes Disney for remaking the 'f--king backwards story' of Snow White

Brian Williams reportedly rejected offer to anchor CBS Evening News
Brian Williams
no thanks

Brian Williams reportedly rejected offer to anchor CBS Evening News