Tag: Culture

Why Did a Giant Kanye West Oscar Statue Appear in L.A.?

In what has become a shining yearly tradition come Academy Awards week, the subversive Los Angeles street artist known as Plastic Jesus unveiled a new life-size Oscar statue yesterday, with a Kanye West head, striking…

Louis C.K. Plots Two Exclusive Netflix Stand-Up Specials

Louis C.K. will premiere two new stand-up comedy specials exclusively on Netflix. The first, titled 2017, was filmed in Washington D.C. and will debut April 4th in all Netflix territories. C.K.’s last stand-up special was 2015’s…

Alex Jones’ Mis-Infowars: 7 Bat-Sh*t Conspiracy Theories

Radio host Alex Jones has been spewing his conspiracy theories into microphones for for over 20 years, ever since his community college days when he first started accusing the government of being involved in the…

Jazz Jennings Inspires World’s First Transgender Doll

The world’s first transgender doll will debut at the New York toy fair on February 18th and 19th. Sixteen-year-old LGBTQ activist Jazz Jennings, the youngest documented transgender person, inspired the doll. Jennings has offered her…

Sara Bareilles to Star in ‘Waitress’ on Broadway

Sara Bareilles has been tapped to star in the musical Waitress for a limited engagement. The singer-songwriter composed the music and lyrics for the Broadway hit based off the 2007 film of the same name….