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Things We Saw Today: Asks Us to Reconsider Voldemort’s Parents

Harry Potter think-piece time! author Mairead McNulty published an article asking for us Potter-heads to reconsider the parents of Voldemort: Tom Riddle Sr. and Merope Gaunt.

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Things We Saw Today: Lin-Manuel Miranda has a Funko Pop!, All Other Funkos Can Go Home

'Hamilton' maestro Lin-Manuel Miranda seems to have been gifted his very own bobble-headed plastic doll, and it is perfect.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda to Take Hamilton to Puerto Rico, Reprising His Lead Role

"In the eye of a hurricane, there is quiet/for just a moment/a yellow sky..."

Of all the places Hamilton will play as it tours the world, few will be quite as meaningful as this. Lin-Manuel Miranda has announced that he will be returning to the title role and bringing a production to Puerto Rico.

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Things We Saw Today: Trump Says He “Doesn’t Remember Much” About His Aide Proposing a Meeting With Putin

Ever since Mueller Monday, it's become harder for Trump to scream that the Russian collusion investigation is a nothingburger witch hunt, because his former aide George Papadopoulos pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about his contact with the Russians. Trump says his memory is just so darned fuzzy about the whole thing.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda Hosts a Special #Ham4Ham for Hamilton‘s LA Opening Night

Hamilton fans were thrilled to watch a special Ham4Ham that included cast members of Hamiltour, music director Alex Lacamoire, and Lin-Manuel Miranda himself in honor of opening night at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre.

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Things We Saw Today: Good Art Dog Contemplates Paintings and Life

Art dog Ella Fitzgerald has an appreciation for art criticism. Her human, artist Julia Powell, says the golden retriever will "spend as much as two minutes in front of a canvas and then she'll resume dog activities...She'll look at the same canvas as much as five times during the day."

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This Moana/Hamilton Mashup Is a Straight Shot to Your Tear Ducts

Who would have guessed Lin-Manuel Miranda's work pairs so well with itself?

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9 Things That Made Me Feel Patriotic AF This Year

Even in 2017, there have been quite a few things that remind us what's still at the core of the United States of America. Let's not forget that just because a blowhard bigot is having his day in the sun.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda Basically Hamilton‘s Proud Grandpa in New Late Night Interview

A commenter on this video on YouTube used the term "Linnamon roll" to describe Lin-Manuel Miranda in this interview on Late Night with Seth Meyers, and it's now my new favorite phrase. So, check out our favorite Linnamon roll in the above conversation about Hamilton's history and continuing relevance.

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Things We Saw Today: Westworld‘s Evan Rachel Wood the Latest Celeb to Support #Ham4All

In addition to raising money for a great cause, one of the best things about the #Ham4All challenge is listening to a variety of voices sing music from Hamilton. This time, it's Westworld's Evan Rachel Wood doing her best Angelica Schuyler while singing a bit from "Satisfied."

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Jonathan Groff and Lin-Manuel Miranda Get the Romantic Duet They Deserve

For #Ham4All, former King George actor Jonathan Groff did a little duet with Lin-Manuel Miranda where he channels Renée Elise Goldsberry to do Angelica's part in "Satisfied."

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Hamilton Mixtape’s “Immigrants (We Get The Job Done)” Gets a Moving Music Video

"Immigrants (We Get The Job Done )" by K'naan featuring Residente, Riz MC & Snow Tha Product gets an official music video that captures all kinds of immigrant experiences.

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Hamilton Cast Sings Happy Birthday for Star Wars’ 40th Anniversary

Yesterday's episode of Lucasfilm's web series The Star Wars Show has a number of birthday wishes for the franchise, which released its first film on May 25th, 1977. This included comedian Paul Scheer, Deadpool creator Rob Liefeld, and a song from the cast of Hamilton.

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Things We Saw Today: This Beauty and the Beast and “Bad and Boujee” Mashup Is Pure Magic

A new Beauty and the Beast parody proves that Belle is boujee as hell.

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Women and Hollywood Put a Spin on The Hamilton Mixtape to Talk About Representation and Work to Be Done

"Hollywood (Our Work Isn't Done)"

Women and Hollywood have released an awesome remix of The Hamilton Mixtape's "Immigrants (We Get the Job Done)" titled "Hollywood (Our Work Isn't Done)."

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Hamilton’s Schuyler Sisters Just Added the Word ‘Sisterhood’ to America the Beautiful


These three took it upon themselves to include women in the sequel, making a slight (and long-needed) addition to one specific lyric.

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Things We Saw Today: Riz Ahmed and Ryan Kohn’s Campaign for Syria Raises Over 100K

Riz Ahmed set a goal to start 2017 with support for Syria through the Karam Foundation and yesterday the actor posted a celebratory post that their efforts have raised over $100,000.

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Things We Saw Today: Throwback to When Denzel Washington Showed Up Super Early to Obama’s Inauguration

President Obama's inaugurations were very widely and excitedly attended by his supporters. Trump's inauguration today? Not so much. Anyway, remember that time when Denzel Washington showed up super early to Obama's inauguration in 2009?

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Leave It to Hamilton to Really Teach Us How to Say Goodbye to President Obama

One last time.

As we prepare ourselves to see the Obama administration leave office, let's watch the White House performance of the heartbreaking "One Last Time," in which George Washington asks Hamilton for his help in stepping down and saying goodbye.

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Hamilton‘s Daveed Diggs Joins Sesame Street‘s Noodle Family, Shows Rubber Ducky Some Love

You haven't really made it until you appear on Sesame Street. Well, it looks like Daveed Diggs has finally made it.

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