This writer, Joan Summers: She’s funny. She’s got energy. She actually knows how and when to snark, and to what degree. She referred to Kim and Kanye as “chaos merchants,” which tickled me. And she wades right into the comments and answers just about everyone. I like her. I’d have drinks with her.
I sort of hate these things, because they zoom in on my least flattering traits and turn me into a Charles Dickens character or something. But maybe if we all take them and compare and complain about bad this one is...
Sorry to contribute to Rich getting any clicks but: Did y’all see his post about the British TV show where people are judged by their various body parts? It was too long and said nothing (surprise) and the show sounds silly, but a few of the comments were amusing. I especially liked the indignation of this person’s,…
What shall we say goodbye to? List everything you’ve grown sick of in 2018:
I came across this comment under the post about a backup dancer having a seizure while Iggy Azalea was performing. It’s just so goddamn delightful:
Two interesting takeaways from this article:
Did he use one of those spray-paint “hair thickeners”? (Screenshots from one of those Sunday shows, I forget which. Markings by Parish Forensics Ltd.)
It’s the biggest representation of domestic abuse and stalking we’ve had on the pop cultural landscape in months, maybe years.
We are finally there.
This was posted under Jezebel’s “Tell Us Your Most Extravagant Purchase” post.
They probably hate making them as much as we mock them for having to churn them out, but there’s got to be a better way...
We haven’t done one of these in a while.
CNN is covering this live (why, I don’t know), and Kanye is very, very, very wound up. He cannot stop talking, he cannot even pause, and his topics, such as they are, are flying and skittering all over the place. At one point he said that he was diagnosed with bipolar disorder, and then he said another psychiatrist…
I was watching Chris Cuomo’s nighttime show on CNN a few nights ago, and one of his interviews was with Lynne Brookes, who’d been friends with Kavanaugh at Yale. She was there mainly to say (paraphrasing): “Listen, Brett Kavanaugh is lying about his youth: He did drink to excess, and I should know—I was his friend and…
It’s been online since 10:31 am ET.
I wasn’t a big fan of most of his movies, but I will always cherish his underplayed performance in Boogie Nights, and how perfect his casting was.
She was the first solo singer to perform.
Let’s try to shake off the Juzwiak Malaise Syndrome. Post your favorite Aretha here.