The Hollywood wage gap

Sarah Posted by Sarah at October 13, 2016 15:06:39 October 13, 2016 15:06:39
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The wage gap is real. It exists in every industry, at every level of industry, but in the film industry the wage gap isn’t just a product of gender/racial bias, it’s also the result of a scaled compensation system that rewards stars more than anyone else. Professional sports, at least in the US, has largely dealt with this by creating systems with salary caps and revenue sharing agreements, but in film and TV compensation remains a cutthroat, every-person-for-themselves free for all. Full Story

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October 13, 2016 – Smutty Shout-Outs

Lainey Posted by Lainey at October 13, 2016 13:30:07 October 13, 2016 13:30:07

Katya! Claire says you just “KILLLLLLLLLED” your GRE for grad school – congratulations! She also says that no matter what you do or where you end up, you will do amazing things. And she hopes you find yourself in Minnesota at some point as she misses her “mimosa girl”. Full Story

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Dear Gossips,

There’s been outrage the last few days after it was revealed on the blog Angry Asian Man that Disney was initially working off a script for the live action Mulan that featured a white man from Europe travelling to China and developing an Asian fetish which sets the whole story in motion.  Read Full Intro

Smutty Tingles

Lainey Posted by Lainey at October 12, 2016 20:51:26 October 12, 2016 20:51:26

Is this the secret to glowing skin? (Dlisted

Even the way Matthew McConaughey describes his proposal is super DUDE BRO (Just Jared

Princess Kate and the pearl earrings (Cele|bitchy

Joe Jonas on his dick and his virginity (TooFab

Quentin Tarantino has a new girlfriend (The Superficial

Do Dina Lohan’s predictions ever come true? (TMZ

Dakota Fanning in a black jumpsuit (Go Fug Yourself

Lupita, always amazing (Jezebel

Candy corn is indefensible! (Pajiba)

Depeche Mode 2017

Lainey Posted by Lainey at October 12, 2016 20:31:27 October 12, 2016 20:31:27
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Depeche Mode announced at a press event in Milan yesterday that there will be a new album called Spirit and a tour kicking off next May that will take them around the world. Which is why teenagers around the world were like, what the f-ck is this Depeche Mode that’s trending on Twitter all day? I’ve never been a Depeche Mode expert fanatic the way I used to be, say, a Duran Duran fanatic. Full Story

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Waiting to meet Milo

Lainey Posted by Lainey at October 12, 2016 20:06:00 October 12, 2016 20:06:00
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Duana has been trying to get me to watch Gilmore Girls for a long time. I was sick all weekend and it was Thanksgiving in Canada so I started and have now finished the first season. While I’m not in love with it yet, I am in love with Emily Gilmore – so much. Also Mr Medina is gross – SO GROSS – and I don’t know why Lorelai is attracted to him. Full Story

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Amber Heard as Mrs. Aquaman

Sarah Posted by Sarah at October 12, 2016 18:19:54 October 12, 2016 18:19:54

Her name is Mera but there’s no reason for you to know that yet. Today IGN released the first look at Amber Heard in costume as Aquaman’s wife and queen, Mera—which makes me think a new trailer is coming which will show Mera in action—and it is isn’t horrible. In fact, I quite like it. Full Story