Internet Boyfriend Benedict Cumberbatch is using his Power of the Dog awards campaign to talk about toxic masculinity, calling “not all men” a “childish defensive position”. A white guy said something reasonable about gender politics? Prepare for the internet meltdown in three…two…one… (Celebitchy)

Madonna is upset with Tory Lanez for sampling one of her songs without permission. I’m still upset with him for that time he (allegedly) shot Megan Thee Stallion. (DListed)

One of the (few) highlights of 2021 is Lil Nas X’s epic year in fashion. (Go Fug Yourself)

A list of the worst twists on television this year. I don’t know which show had a worse surprise death, The Mayor of Kingstown or The Morning Show, but it’s close. (Pajiba)

E. Alex Jung interviewed Issa Rae for the Insecure finale, an absolute must-read, even if you’re not into the show. It’s just a great interview from a talented interviewer and an interesting subject. (Vulture)