The Weirdest Shit in Movies This Year

If a movie is not going to show us something new, it should at least show us something different. Below are some examples, for better and certainly for worse, of some weird shit I noticed in some of my favorite and least favorite movies of 2014. (Warning: There are, I guess, spoilers below. Also, in addition to that… » 12/19/14 10:05am Yesterday 10:05am

Yes, Virginia, Mariah Carey Can Sing

Rumors of Mariah Carey's demise have been greatly exaggerated, she proved last night during the first of six sold-out, Christmas-themed concerts at New York's Beacon Theater. For much of the show, she was in as good of a voice as you could expect from a diva who's in her 25th year of wailing for the public's… » 12/16/14 1:30pm Tuesday 1:30pm

What's Time Warner Cable's Problem With This Gay Underwear Commercial?

After running on Time Warner cable this week in New York, this ad for the Nasty Pig clothing line was pulled from the air. The exact reasons are as yet unspecified, but speculating shouldn't be too hard. » 12/12/14 2:52pm 12/12/14 2:52pm

Chris Rock's Bad Gay Joke

Chris Rock's Top Five doesn't have any real villains, per se, but in it is one truly awful character. The film has been very well reviewed, so perhaps this depiction is hitting me harder than most people. I do think, though, it is worth examining. » 12/11/14 11:38am 12/11/14 11:38am

Embarrassing True Life Will Make You Never Want To Do Molly Again

Do you "do" molly? Are you not necessarily addicted to the ecstasy replacement drug, but you can't have fun without it? When the molly kicks in, do you really feel like you become one with the music? Is this basically what you've been doing for the past three years? Are you hallucinating on the ceiling? Do you keep… » 12/10/14 10:15am 12/10/14 10:15am

Here's Peter Pan Live's Solution to the Play's Racist Bullshit

"I was thinking, 'There's no way they can do "Ugg-A-Wugg,"'" Alanna Saunders, the actor of Cherokee Nation descent who plays Tiger Lily in Peter Pan Live, told the New York Times. "Because the lyrics are gibberish, and they're pretty offensive in terms of trying to be any sort of authentic Native American reference." » 12/04/14 10:04pm 12/04/14 10:04pm