Be Water Is a Sports Doc with Righteous Rage
In fact, it doesn’t feel like a sports doc at all. You walk away convinced that Bruce Lee was an artist more than anything else.
By Bilge Ebiri
New York Times’ Opinion Editor Resigns After Tom Cotton Controversy
All the Live Events, Movie Releases, and Productions Affected by the Coronavirus
A long list of broken dreams.
ARMY, Assemble Your Wallets: BTS Donates $1 Million to Black Lives Matter
K-pop can’t be stopped.
Roxane Gay and Other Authors Reveal Salary Disparities With #PublishingPaidMe
Urban fantasy novelist L.L. McKinney started the call to action.
All the Celebrities Who Have Tested Positive for the Coronavirus
And the stories they’ve shared.
Batwoman Avoids Recasting Ruby Rose by Inventing New Lead Character
The showrunner said it’ll help “respect everything” that Rose put into the character.
Elmo Learns About the Importance of Protesting on CNN’s Town Hall
“Not all streets are like Sesame Street.”
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NFL Players, Employee Forced Goodell’s Protest Ban Apology
The NFL commissioner apologized on Friday for the league’s ban on the protests started by Colin Kaepernick, but not to Kaepernick, and not on his own.
J.K. Rowling Somehow Decides Now’s a Good Time to Double Down on Her Transphobia
It’s never the time, but now is very much not the time.
Justice Smith Comes Out As Queer, Calls for Queer and Trans Inclusion in BLM
“If your revolution does not include Black Queer voices, it is anti-black.”
The 40 Best Horror Movies on Amazon Prime
Hereditary, Suspiria, The Ring, and more.
Rachel Lindsay Will Leave Bachelor Franchise If Diversity Issues Aren’t Fixed
“It’s ridiculous. It’s embarrassing. At this point it’s embarrassing to be affiliated with it.”
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Ana de Armas Wages War Against Paparazzi, One Cardboard Cutout At a Time
Strike that pose.
Josh Trank Claims Fantastic Four Executives Refused to Cast Black Sue Storm
“I should have just walked when that realization hit me.”
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Who Wants to Teach Ellen Degeneres How to Be a ‘Better Person’?
Because she wants to learn how to be one.
The 30 Best Movies for Kids on Netflix
Spider-Man, E.T., Casper, and more.
Netflix’s Last Days of American Crime Is a Ghastly, Unimaginative Mess
The relentless action orgy is somehow both too much and not enough.
Shaina Taub Describes Being Arrested on Her Stoop
She said the officer was “snarling intense verbal intimidation.”
Band Behind Joe Exotic’s Tiger King Tunes Drops New Carole Baskin Song
They presumably had it just lion around.