After feminist blogger Veronica Bayetti Flores accused 16-year old singer Lorde of subtle racism in her chart topping song “Royals,” self-proclaimed racist Harold Zedler immediately came to the teen singer’s defense.
Category: The Arts
A recent study conducted by various universities across the nation has found that in the last five years, the average attention span of most Americans has dwindled drastically. Researchers measured attention spans by observing how long an individual would watch a television show of their choosing before becoming bored with the program and turning to some other activity. The results are startling. The average attention span falls between 1 and 3 minutes. Post-observation interviews revealed that many feel they do not have time to focus that much on television or movies.
Bandwagoners suck balls. I don’t want to be one of those ball-suckers. But I am going to have to jump on the “Anti-Hollywood” bandwagon. As arguably the most prestigious awards ceremony in all of the world rears its beautifully tanned face, I am compelled to set Oscar straight.
If you’ve ever read the comic strip Marmaduke, you may have thought the punchline simply didn’t make it into final print, or that the humor will make sense once you’re older and more sophisticated.
When Oprah Winfrey announced Friday that she would end production of her nationally syndicated talk show after next season, millions of unemployed Americans pretended they did not care.
“Opera? I don’t like foreign singing theater,” Jim Ukles said, feigning ignorance as though he knew not who Oprah is. After an hour of repeated questioning, the unemployed former GM salesman cracked.
Forward-thinking mega-corporation Disney has decided that bonus features are ruining the core DVD viewing experience. For the rental version of their latest animated film Up, Disney decided to remove the special features including English closed-captions and subtitles, a bonus that is only really appreciated by the hearing impaired, The Consumerist reported.