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Karen Brill

  1. actually good things
    Nicki Minaj Spontaneously Paid Fans’ Tuition Upon RequestThe Nicki Minaj scholarship fund is highly generous.
  2. roll clip!
    The Dystopia of SNL’s The Handmaid’s Tale Is a Major Bummer for the Bros, TooFrom what they’ve heard, dystopia blows.
  3. celebrity couples
    Rosario Dawson Promises She and Eric Andre Make a Great CoupleThey journal together, for heaven’s sake.
  4. women in film
    Marvel VP of Sales Says Fans Seem Uninterested in Diversity or Female Characters“What we heard was that people didn’t want any more diversity. They didn’t want female characters out there.”
  5. restraining orders
    Mischa Barton Granted Restraining Orders Against Exes for Possible Sex TapesReports have surfaced suggesting that one is trying to sell a sex tape.
  6. the old college try
    Michelle Obama Wrote Black-ish’s Yara Shahidi a Letter of RecommendationYeah, that should help.
  7. Beyoncé, Julia Roberts, Madonna, More Sign International Women’s Day Open Letter“Recent legislation and rhetoric have put decades of progress for girls and women at risk.”
  8. creepy paparazzi
    Louis Tomlinson Reportedly Arrested for Attacking PaparazzoThe photographer reportedly made a citizen’s arrest on Tomlinson.
  9. beef
    Remy Ma Drops Nicki Minaj Diss Track; Nicki Minaj RespondsThings are just getting started.
  10. political speech
    Lincoln Center Refuses Admission to Woman Wearing Anti-Trump SignThe incident raises questions about the theater’s role as a political space.
  11. armchair movie psychology
    Emma Watson Rejects Diagnosis of Beauty and the Beast As Stockholm Syndrome TaleA disturbing dynamic as old as time.
  12. breaking bread
    Hillary Clinton Grabs Some Grub With Her Saturday Night Live Self Kate McKinnonWonder what these two have to catch up on.
  13. transformations
    Rosie O’Donnell Transforms Into Steve Bannon With a Half-hearted Collar PopA tease of SNLs to come?
  14. the taylor swift experience
    Watch Taylor Swift Get Acoustic at What Might Be Her Only Concert of the YearSoak her in while you can.
  15. right-click
    Missy Elliott Is Back Twice Over With Music Video for New Single ‘I’m Better’Featuring Lamb.
  16. women's march
    Cyndi Lauper Criticizes Madonna’s March SpeechGirls just wanna have broadly digestible protest rhetoric.
  17. protests
    Shia LaBeouf Arrested After Alleged Assault at Trump Protest #HeWillNotDivideUs#FreeShia.
  18. inauguration 2017
    Why Kanye West Supposedly Didn’t Get an Inauguration Gig“It’s not the venue.”
  19. trials and tribulations
    Kesha Reflects on Dr. Luke Ordeal: ‘It Was Definitely a Mind F*ck’“When you work really hard at something, then to have it taken away from you is pretty devastating.”
  20. women in hollywood
    Reese Witherspoon on Film’s ‘Smurfette Syndrome’“For 25 years, I’ve been the only woman on set.”
  21. Watch Samantha Bee Take on Donald Trump’s Alleged Golden ShowersTime for “comedy Christmas.”
  22. Let Michelle Obama’s Thank You Notes Dull the Pain of Her Imminent Good-byeShe made her final appearance as First Lady.
  23. sequels
    Lindsay Lohan Has Written a Mean Girls 2 Treatment and Just Needs ‘a Response’Lohan has a vision.
  24. inauguration 2017
    Union Representing Rockettes Reportedly Calls Inauguration Boycott ‘Invalid’“Any talk of boycotting this event is invalid.”
  25. beefin'
    Avril Lavigne Tells Mark Zuckerberg to Stop ‘Bullying’ Nickelback“Your jab at Nickelback is in poor taste.”
  26. play this song
    Listen to Scarlett Johansson’s New Song ‘Set It All Free’For the Sing soundtrack.
  27. safe spaces
    Mitski Works to Make Shows POC, LGBTQ Safe SpaceTrump’s win has prompted the singer to take a stand.
  28. last night on late night
    Samantha Bee Goes in on Why Trump’s Win Is Bad for Absolutely EveryoneShush, you.
  29. cmas 2016
    Beyoncé and the Dixie Chicks Pretty Much Stole the 2016 CMA Awards ShowQuite the reason to watch the CMAs.
  30. this is what you came for
    Watch Taylor Swift Perform Her Only Live Show in 2016“I’ve never played this song live before.”
  31. dakota access pipeline
    Shailene Woodley Penned a Letter About Her Dakota Access Pipeline Protest Arrest“The Dakota Access Pipeline, my friends, is not another time to ignore, mistreat, and turn a blind eye to Native Americans.”
  32. fallout
    Billy Bush Reportedly Not Coming Back to TodayBush’s suspension is likely to be a lasting one.
  33. trump tape
    Nancy O’Dell Addressed Again the Trump Video on Entertainment Tonight“There is no room for objectification of women … not even in the locker room.”
  34. Literary endeavors
    Sarah Jessica Parker Is Using Her Free Time to Expand Into the Publishing WorldShe’s the editorial director for SJP at Hogarth Publishing.
  35. check up
    From McDreamy to Hawkeye, a Bunch of TV Doctors Unite to Cure What Ails YouTurk! Cuddy! Dr. John Carter!
  36. audience participation
    Watch Amy Schumer Shut Down a Heckler by Staying Cool and Heckling Right BackAmy Schumer will give hecklers one pass, but not two.
  37. Kurt Metzger Clarifies His Rape Comments“None of my venom is for any victims of anything. I wouldn’t blame a victim for ANYTHING.”
  38. happy trails
    Amy Schumer Seems to Say Inside Amy Schumer Is OverShe tweeted the news in the midst of the controversy involving Kurt Metzger.
  39. last night on late night
    Abbi Jacobson, Ilana Glazer Tout HRC From 1776Beware of historical spoilers.
  40. Shonda Rhimes Debuts Short Film About HRC at DNCShonda Rhimes produced the film with Shondaland executive producer Betsy Beers.
  41. last night on late night
    Michelle Obama Brings the Beyhive to the White House for Carpool KaraokeMissy Elliott pops in.
  42. sexism
    Sky Ferreira Hits Back Against ‘Sexist’ Article“I’m obviously a lot more than my ‘sex appeal’ or my ‘knockers.’”
  43. unusual incidents
    Selma Blair Taken Off Plane After Odd IncidentBlair was then taken to a hospital.
  44. hollywood sexism
    Patricia Clarkson on Hollywood Sexism“Eat me!”
  45. crime
    Cosby Tries to Get Sexual-Assault Case DismissedA new motion seeks to have the criminal case against Cosby tossed.
  46. video
    Watch a New Teaser for Unbreakable Kimmy SchmidtA trailer with literal highlights.
  47. soothing sounds
    Listen to Lullaby Versions of Rihanna SongsWould’ve made more sense for Lady Gaga, though.
  48. party pics
    Kim Kardashian and Kate Hudson Partied This WeekPlus: Kanye West, Daisy Ridley, Lady Gaga.
  49. party pics
    Jennifer Lopez Partied With Queen Latifah This WeekPlus: Bradley Cooper, Selena Gomez, Hari Nef.