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Things We Saw Today: William Goldman, Writer of The Princess Bride & Other Perfect Works of Art, Has Died

As you wish.

William Goldman, one of the most talented writers to ever live, passed away this morning. He was 87, and best known for films like All the Presidents' Men, Butch Cassidy & the Sundance Kid, and The Princess Bride.

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Jon Cryer Joins Supergirl as Lex Luthor and We Have Some Concerns

Can the Two and a Half Men star pull off Superman's greatest foe?

As much as I like Jon Cryer, I am dubious about his casting as Lex Luthor.

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The Destroyer Soundtrack Is Here to Tear at Our Heartstrings

The Destroyer soundtrack will emotionally wreck you just like the movie.

The movie's not out until December 25th (in select cities), but the soundtrack can give you an early taste of its emotional core.

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Could The Good Place’s Afterlife Celebrity Live Up to Its Own Rules?

Doug Forcett is an afterlife celebrity, but would he actually make it into the Good Place?

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Supergirl Preview: Brainy Gets (Kind of) Physical

We talked with Jesse Rath on the set of Supergirl in Vancouver and got the inside scoop on Brainy's big fight scene.

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Exclusive: Official Covers & Variants for Issues 2 & 3 of BETTY & VERONICA

We shared with you the covers for the upcoming new Betty & Veronica comic series being penned by Jamie Rotante and we are super excited to share both the covers and teaser for the next two issues of the brand new series.

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Betsy DeVos Wants to Protect the Accused & Schools at the Expense of Sexual Assault Survivors

Dolores Dumbridge is at it again.

It turns out that putting Aunt Lydia in charge of our educational system has some pretty horrific consequences.

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Crimes of Grindelwald Proves Johnny Depp Was Not the Stand Rowling Should Have Taken

Watching Johnny Depp in Fantastic Beasts was like going to a middle school and seeing a play.

Do you ever see someone defend something so intensely and you're like, "Really? Why?"

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That Sexist Comment About Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is Now a Perfect Meme

Why do men have such a problem with Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez? Is it because she's badass?

The internet did us a favor and combined two of our favorites: memes and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.

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General Mills Monsters Remind Us That Not Everyone Deserves a Cinematic Universe

I've already got my tickets for Captain Crunch: The Winter Soldier.

One thing I don't find myself concerned with is the greater cereal monster cinematic universe.

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Leta Lestrange Is a Massive Disappointment in The Crimes of Grindelwald

Leta Lestrange in Crimes of Grindelwald is J.K. Rowling's first on-screen and named black female Slytherin character and the results are more than lackluster.

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Conservative Reporter Gets Exactly What He Deserves for Gross Ocasio-Cortez Comments

Another day, another conservative getting owned by their own attempted bashing of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. The most recent to join those ranks is the Washington Examiner's Eddie Scarry, who posted a totally creepy picture of the Congresswoman-elect to Twitter, along with a caption suggesting her working-class image isn't accurate.

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What Politicians Who Call Abortion “Black Genocide” Are Really Saying

This week was a busy one for upsetting news in reproductive rights, and early on, anti-choice politicians wasted no time in reminding us all that this is an intersectional issue—especially along lines of race.

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Here Are the Worst Quotes From The Daily Caller’s Trash Fire of a Donald Trump Interview

There's a lot of garbage there, and you shouldn't have to sift through it. It will hurt your brain. So here are just some of the very worst things he said in this super softball interview with a fawningly sympathetic outlet.

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Things We Saw Today: J.K. Simmons Is Joining Hulu’s Veronica Mars Revival

Plus Michelle Obama, Batkid and more!

Oscar-winning character actor J.K. Simmons is set to join Hulu's revival of Veronica Mars.

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Birds of Prey Finds Its Cassandra Cain in 12-Year-Old Actress

The Birds of Prey has fully teamed up.

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Female-Led Stories Are Better, Deal With It

If the buzz around movies tells us anything, it's that we love a good female-led film.

The latest in movie trends is that women are telling some incredible stories, and honestly, great. Keep it coming. It's simple; we're finally getting the movie roles that men have dominated for years.

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Remus Lupin Was an Amazing Figure of Non-Toxic Masculinity, Don’t @ Me

The best, I say!

There is much to love about the wonderful third Harry Potter book, from Hogsmeade to hippogriffs, but Lupin is one of the best additions to the series.

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Women Inherit the Earth in the Finale of American Horror Story: Apocalypse

Season eight ends as all things should: with Jessica Lange and vehicular manslaughter.

For most of its eight-season run, American Horror Story has pitted complex, powerful women against men and the systemic patriarchy threatening to dismantle the world.

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