Word of advice: never stare directly into the opening of an alien egg.
20th Century Fox has released a new short film to celebrate the two-year anniversary of the Alien: Covenant DVD release.Read More
YouTube and its parent company Google are accused of demonetization and audience restriction.
The lawsuit alleges that YouTube deploys “unlawful content regulation, distribution, and monetization practices that stigmatize, restrict, block, demonetize, and financially harm the LGBT Plaintiffs and the greater LGBT Community.”Read More
YouTube Decides to Crack Down on Homophobic Speech & Hate Only After Getting Called Out by the Internet
Gotta keep capitalizing on #Pride content, after all.
Only yesterday, YouTube decided that the racist and homophobic remarks from video "personality" Steven Crowder about Vox host Carlos Maza were not against their hate speech policies. Now, due to the coverage and backlash against them from multiple publications and influencers, YouTube has just banned and is in the process of removing "all videos promoting Nazism and other discriminatory ideologies," which "is expected to result in the removal of thousands of channels across YouTube."Read More
The anthology series was co-created by Jordan Peele.
Think Black Mirror but a lot less depressing.Read More
The YouTube Originals series is a comedy/sci-fi anthology featuring an all-star cast.
The trailer gives us a quick glimpse of the world of Weird City, where we see the disparate living conditions of the Above the Line and the Below the Line citizens.Read More
Plush onesies never looked so sinister.
Is Pokémon a harmless fantasy world of adorable critters kicking ass, or is it a dystopian version of zombie critter cock fighting? YouTube celebrity Ryan Higa has made a new fake trailer for Pokémon: The Horror Movie that argues in favor of the latter.Read More
The schadenfreude is strong with this one.
Don't you love it when bad things happen to bad people? YouTube pulled four videos posted by Alex Jones' alt-right Infowars channel for violating policies against hate speech and graphic content. Anyone familiar with Infowars already knows it's a cesspool of racism, lies, and phony supplement infomercials, but this time they apparently crossed the line.Read More
Sadly, this is not a Draco Malfoy/Nymphadora Tonks buddy comedy.
Youtube is getting into the genre game with an impressive new teaser trailer for their sci-fi drama Origin. The series stars Potterverse alums Tom Felton and Natalia Tena as part of a group of strangers who wake up to find themselves abandoned on a space ship headed for a distant land.Read More
After a video alleging that a Parkland shooting survivor was a "crisis actor" spent a while at #1 on YouTube's hugely influential trending page, the streaming site foundered in trying to explain why actual humans couldn't help out.Read More
Beauty Vlogger Sailor J Offers a “Thoughts & Prayers” Makeup Tutorial Because Politicians Aren’t the Only Ones Who Can Pretend Like That Does Something
Titled 'T&P Makeup Look,' Sailor J's latest video is a lesson in how to decorate your face using the favorite tool of the 'rich, indifferent people in Congress': Thoughts & Prayers.Read More
"When someone violates our policies three times, we terminate. We terminate accounts all the time," Wojcicki explained. "He hasn't done anything that would cause those three strikes."Read More
Asked about Suicide Squad 2, actor Joel Kinnaman said, "I know it’s a big priority at Warner Bros., but it’s an equally big priority to get it right."Read More
Gaby Dunn and Allison Raskin met in Los Angeles over a series of open mics. A pseudo-dating scenario, several creative projects, one hit YouTube channel and more than 750,000 subscribers later, these talented and prolific creators have not only become best friends, but they have a New York Times Bestselling book on their hands in their YA novel, I Hate Everyone But You.Read More
Logan Paul, who is apparently a famous person on the Internet, caused an international uproar after posting a video filmed in Japan's so-called "Suicide Forest."Read More
One of the most stressful things about holiday get-togethers is just how angry it can be. I know from a lot of my friends who do not live locally that they often angst about returning home because home isn't just eggnog and holiday ham, it's dealing with polarizing political viewpoints.Read More
Cries softly into my debt and ramen
Six-year-old Ryan, who is the host of a popular YouTube channel called "Ryan ToysReview," apparently made $11 million this past year, according to The Washington Post.Read More
YouTuber Patrick (H) Willems recently took a look at "shared universe" comic book movies and TV, such as the Marvel cinematic universe (MCU) and the CW's Arrowverse, to analyze how their comic book storytelling roots have influenced their cinematic storytelling.Read More
YouTuber Lindsay Ellis has posted a new video essay that examines the function of '80s nostalgia in recent hits like Stranger Things and It.Read More
Space, the final frontier ... in a galaxy far, far away.Read More
Fans of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic have gotten to follow their favorite ponies into a parallel universe where they experience the world as anthropomorphized high school students. Through four films, three TV specials, music albums, animated shorts, and even a mobile app and a line of dolls, the MLP: Equestria Girls franchise shows no signs of slowing down. In fact, a new digital series is launching TODAY!Read More