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Tucker Carlson Probably Thought Witches Would Be an Easy Target for Mockery. He Was Wrong.

Carlson loves attacking and being attacked, but Garcia held her own without ever taking offense at his attempted mockery and concern trolling, so he had nowhere left to go.

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Will Riverdale’s K.J. Apa’s Car Accident Be What It Takes to Get Safer Industry-Wide Work Conditions?

If Apa had a 16-hour day, there's a good chance any number of crew members worked even longer. Riverdale is one of the CW's top shows, and Apa is its star. If anyone is going to ignite a "firestorm of protest" to affect the entire cast and crew, it's him.

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Wes Anderson’s Japan-Based Isle of Dogs Stars Notable Asian Actors Tilda Swinton & Scarlett Johansson

The trailer for Wes Anderson's Isle of Dogs dropped today. It's an adorable looking stop-motion story of a boy searching for his missing dog. It's also a whitewashing mess.

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Jordan Peele Is Developing a Show About 1970s Nazi Hunters & We Want It Now Please!

We're guessing audiences' interest in seeing a "diverse band of Nazi hunters" is at a modern high.

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5 Spoiler-Free Reasons Why We Can’t Wait for The Good Place to Return Tonight

NBC's The Good Place returns tonight for Season Two. I was already really forking excited for the show to pick back up, but then just last night I did a binge rewatch with a friend who had never seen it and it reminded me all of the reasons why I love it so very much.

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Yet Another Movie About Underground Abortion Group The Jane Collective Announced, This Time Starring Elisabeth Moss

Coming straight off of her Emmy win for The Handmaid's Tale, Elisabeth Moss (who must have her choice of any number of projects) has signed on to star in Call Jane, about the Abortion Counseling Service of Women’s Liberation in Chicago, known as the Jane Collective.

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November Criminals Trailer Would Be Incredible Commentary If It Were Satire & Not Plain Old White Savior Garbage

Black people's stories are still being told–and then retold, rewarded and celebrated in adaptation–without black characters at their center. It's still seen as perfectly acceptable, or even preferable, to filter these stories through the lens of the peripheral white experience.

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BoJack Horseman Reveals He Plays Life Is Strange & You Cannot Convince Me It’s Not Canon

Twitter canon is the best canon.

When BoJack Horseman's fourth season premiered on Netflix earlier this month, the character's Twitter account spent a few days responding to pretty much everyone discussing the show online. This included Luc Baghadoust, the producer of DONTNOD's Life Is Strange. Clearly, he's a fan.

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Things We Saw Today: Jon Hamm Is Joining the Star Wars Universe as the Voice of Boba Fett!

Jon Hamm is getting the most attention, and we are very excited to hear his Boba Fett! But check out the rest of the cast (including Neil Patrick Harris, Wil Wheaton, The Toast's Mallory Ortberg, and Star Wars alum Ashley Eckstein).

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Nancy Pelosi Got Tired of Being Talked Over, Straight-Up Asked Her Colleagues “Do the Women Get to Talk Around Here?”

"There was, at last, silence, and she was not interrupted again."

Nancy Pelosi got tired of being talked over at a meeting and asked her colleagues "Do the women get to talk around here?" You'd better believe they didn't interrupt her again.

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Trump Demanded an Apology From ESPN, Is Still Talking About Those Antifa “Bad Dudes”

He also pretended his hands were too big for gloves and perpetuated lies about President Obama. It's been a big week.

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The Lego Movie Sequel Will Be All About Exploring Gender Bias & We Are Here For It

"That’s the major thing that the movie is about. What’s different and similar about gender, when a boy plays vs. how a girl plays? What kinds of stories are there?"

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What’s the Better Way to Fight Neo-Nazis: Hugs or Fists? Samantha Bee Explores

I'm most definitely not going to be hugging any Nazis. But I do appreciate those who are.

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Anonymous Emmy Voter & Self-Described “Old White Guy” Shares Opinions We Could Have Done Without

These are just his opinions. He's entitled to them. But his opinions also influence the outcome of these awards, which in turn has a strong impact on the future of those shows, the salaries and future opportunities of the casts and creative teams, and television trends in general.

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Martin Shkreli Had His Bail Revoked, Is in Jail Now Because You Can’t Ask the Internet to Assault Hillary Clinton for You

Martin Shkreli is headed to maximum-security prison to await sentencing after posting a call for assault on Hillary Clinton on Facebook, which he called an "awkward attempt at humor."

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“I See Your Gaslight & Now Will Raise You a Scorched Earth”: Read Amber Tamblyn’s Open Letter to “Predatory” James Woods

"Since you've now called me a liar, I will now call you a silencer. I see your gaslight and now will raise you a scorched earth."

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Rebel Wilson Was Just Awarded a Much Deserved Record-Breaking Sum in Her Defamation Case

Rebel Wilson sued Bauer Media for defamation and has just been awarded a record sum.

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Brock Turner Is Now the Literal Textbook Example of Rape

Forever and always, this should be the only conversation surrounding the question "What do you think of Brock Turner?"

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Poll Says Majority of Americans Think Hillary Clinton Should Retire. What Exactly Do They Think She Does?

According to a poll released today, the majority of Americans–61%–think Hillary Clinton should retire. Beyond my initial reaction of "get bent" and my lack of surprise that this poll comes from a conservative website, there's one pressing question here: What exactly do these people think Hillary Clinton needs to retire from?

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After Accusations of Whitewashing, Daniel Dae Kim Is in Talks to Replace Ed Skrein in Hellboy

After actor Ed Skrein left the upcoming Hellboy reboot amid criticisms of whitewashing, the movie's producers said they would "look to recast the part with an actor more consistent with the character in the source material." And it looks like they're actually following through on that promise.

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