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Tessa Thompson is a badass 

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at January 9, 2018 18:24:13 January 9, 2018 18:24:13
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Tessa Thompson has been at the forefront of the Time’s Up movement since it was announced on January 1st. She stood alongside other actresses to share the initiative’s message. She encouraged her followers to donate. She gave clear and intelligent interviews defending their decision to wear black, answering the critics who asked why not just boycott the Globes altogether Full Story

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The Weeknd and H&M

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at January 9, 2018 16:20:34 January 9, 2018 16:20:34
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 In the excitement and sleepless delirium of last night's Golden Globes coverage, I don't think I expressed how much I love Time's Up. The initiative is great and I think they’re doing great work but I love it so much because “time is up” is a brilliant slogan for right now. Full Story

Matt Damon keeps talking

Lainey Posted by Lainey at December 19, 2017 18:25:38 December 19, 2017 18:25:38
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The Downsizing premiere happened last night in LA. Matt Damon wasn’t there. Matt Damon hasn’t been generating a lot of great press lately. Coincidence or conspiracy? Maybe he was never expected at the premiere. Full Story

Dim sum according to goop

Lainey Posted by Lainey at December 7, 2017 16:33:56 December 7, 2017 16:33:56
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I want to shout this entire post, do it in all caps, but then you would shout back at me because of your eyes. So, fine, I won’t. Just please know that I am actually shouting. Because the thing is, if goop and Gwyneth Paltrow Full Story

Divesting from Lena Dunham

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at November 21, 2017 14:24:20 November 21, 2017 14:24:20
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Lena F-cking Dunham. I know, I know, I swear too much and I’ll have to apologize to my mother later for starting this piece with an expletive but the first words that come to mind when I think of Lena Dunham Full Story

Get Out challenges award season

Lainey Posted by Lainey at November 17, 2017 17:09:56 November 17, 2017 17:09:56
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Should we care about award season when Hollywood’s predator infestation is so far from being exterminated? Is award season trivial? Sure, parts of it. But there are some storylines that are playing out this award season that deserve our attention. Consider Lady Bird, Greta Gerwig’s directorial debut and the acclaim it’s been getting. Full Story

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Disney’s dumb power play

Sarah Posted by Sarah at November 8, 2017 13:58:39 November 8, 2017 13:58:39
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Disney has had quite the week. On the one hand, Thor: Ragnarok is champagne-toasting success, but on the other hand, they stumbled into an incredibly stupid and ill-timed power play with the LA Times. Full Story

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Alec Baldwin throws a fit in the Twitter sandbox

Maria Posted by Maria at November 7, 2017 15:25:07 November 7, 2017 15:25:07
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Ugh. That’s how I feel having to talk about Alec Baldwin today. It’s just a big bag of ugh. I’m not referring to his social media gender reveal (Alec, at 59, is expecting his 5th child, his fourth with Hilaria. Full Story