Pop this one in the “What if a Conservative Said It?” file. On Friday, HBO’s Bill Maher said that women are to blame for other women being sexually harassed. You see, if their wives only took care of their needs at home, they wouldn’t take out their sexual needs on unsuspecting women while out in the wild. Shame on these wives for not keeping their | Read More »
It takes an awful lot of bravery to be a lefty in the entertainment business, doesn’t it? It takes a real hero to go on television and say the same thing that your friends, co-workers, and the people who sign your paycheck want you to say. As the MRC reports, Matt Lauer is super-duper proud of Jimmy Kimmel for doing just that. Readers, I hope | Read More »
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The smart play is not to abandon pop culture but rather to help create it.
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Horrifying clowns rule the box office this week, even as this Labor Day box office weighs in as one of the worst in almost two decades. Grab your big red nose and dive into the weekend box office numbers! 1.It – $117,150,000 The reboot of Stephen King’s creepy clown story, It rules the box office this week. No one got close. This second adaptation of one King’s | Read More »
A two-fisted challenge for theaters compounds an already soft schedule. One thing film distributors are quick to do is look for outside influences to attribute for underperformance at the box office. Weather, cultural events, or holiday distractions are quick to be cited when needed. A few years ago a soft weekend in Europe was blamed on an Icelandic volcano explosion. The cause is rarely substandard | Read More »
It’s time to grow up and pick candidates and leaders for something other than just who they irritate or how much they entertain us on the campaign trail.
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On Jan. 20, 1984, Margaret Thatcher issued an order to Jim Hacker, a member of her Cabinet, and Sir Humphrey Appleby, a senior bureaucrat. She wanted to purge the government of everyone with a qualification in economics. “What are your degrees?” Thatcher asked Sir Humphrey. “Politics and …” Sir Humphrey trailed off. “Yes?” Thatcher insisted. […]
So you might have heard that “Game of Thrones” returns for Season 7 on HBO this Sunday. Season 6 ended with insurgent Daenerys Targaryen (The Unburnt, Queen of the Andals, Khaleesi, Breaker of Chains, etc.) departing at long last for Westeros to take the Iron Throne. Since political scientists know a thing or two about seizing […]