"Spazzing on that ass" does nothing whatsoever to harm people with cerebral palsy.
Nathan Rabin celebrates The Joy of Trash—and Gen X irony and cynicism—one terrible movie, book, and TV show at a time.
Tom Holland and Mark Wahlberg star in another timid, lifeless video game adaptation.
Forget Robin DiAngelo and White Fragility. Theory of Enchantment uses popular culture to make workplaces more inclusive and welcoming.
Chloe Valdary's Theory of Enchantment program uses Kendrick Lamar, Cheryl Strayed, and The Lion King to ease workplace racial tensions.
A dumb movie with a dumb name based on a dumb idea.
Jackie Collins was a pop culture force to be reckoned with in the 1980s.
How Axl Rose reflected a country desperate but unwilling to move on from a worn-out postwar consensus on national identity, gender roles, and global hegemony.
WarnerMedia, the Ad Council, and the CDC are infantilizing us and insulting our intelligence.
The rock legend fought for free speech and self-expression in ways that appealed to dissidents in America and communist countries alike.
Meanwhile on CBS, B Positive offers laughs about...kidney transplants.
Portland's Northwest Film Center pulls film from summer drive-in schedule after critics say it promotes "school-to-prison pipeline."
Little Richard helped make the United States a little more black, a little more queer, and a little more free.
In Comic-Cons, as in great nations, there's room for plenty more to live the dream.
Few people who tweeted #NotMyAriel were actually upset about Halle Bailey portraying the mermaid princess.
Jordan Shapiro's The New Childhood boldly embraces technological innovation and the interconnected world it's creating.
Writer Gustavo Arellano talks about food slurs, the late Jonathan Gold, and why Donald Trump's taco salad is a step in the right direction.
Probably not, but the new mom does support the "insurrectionist" theory of Second Amendment rights as a bulwark against tyranny.
Kanye's Ye proves America still cares about him. But does it mean Trumpism is a pop sensation?
The Searcher focuses almost entirely on Presley as artist.
The greatest conflict of our time enters a new phase.
The only proper popular entertainments are those that conform with my politics, don't you know?
Trump Diminishes the Power of the State in Our Heads: Wired Co-Founder Louis Rossetto on Heroism, Politics, and the Dot-Com Bubble
Change Is Good: A Story of the Heroic Era of the Internet chronicles tech culture circa 1998.