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Taylor Swift didn’t appreciate that ‘Ginny & Georgia’ joke

Taylor Swift didn’t appreciate that ‘Ginny & Georgia’ joke

Taylor Swift is over the jokes. The singer tweeted Monday to express her displeasure with a joke included in the Netflix series “Ginny & Georgia.” “Hey Ginny & Georgia, 2010 called and it wants its lazy, deeply sexist joke back,” Swift tweeted along with a close caption of the joke “What do you care? You…MORE

‘Love Island South Africa’ cast is announced — with only 3 Black contestants

The makers of “Love Island South Africa” are facing criticism after announcing a predominantly White line-up for the show. The latest spin-off of the reality dating show-turned-cultural-phenomenon premiered on Sunday on South Africa’s M-Net network. However, the launch was subject to a wave of ridicule on social media after only three Black contestants entered the…MORE

How one documentary reframes the history of Black women

How one documentary reframes the history of Black women

Black women are the mules of the world, Zora Neale Hurston wrote in 1937. More than 80 years later, Hurston’s words in “Their Eyes Were Watching God” still ring true, but one filmmaker is on a journey to both expose that truth and alleviate it. Oge Egbuonu’s new documentary, “(In)visible Portraits,” is what she calls…MORE

Gillian Anderson’s American accent throws some people off

Gillian Anderson’s American accent throws some people off

The Golden Globes helped remind some people that Gillian Anderson was born in Chicago. Anderson won for best supporting actress in a TV series for her role as Margaret Thatcher in Netflix’s “The Crown.” She accepted the award using her American accent which tickled Twitter. Writer and culture editor for New Zealand’s “The Spinoff TV”…MORE

Snoop Dogg stormed off of Twitch, but forgot to turn it off

Snoop Dogg stormed off of Twitch, but forgot to turn it off

Snoop Dogg rapped on the 2006 remix of the Pussycat Dolls hit song “Buttons” that “I see you wanna play with a player from the hood.” Just don’t make him mad. That appears to be what happened Sunday as the legendary rapper was playing a bit of Madden football on Twitch. For those who aren’t…MORE

Jason Sudeikis and nominees who nailed the whole virtual Golden Globes thing

Jason Sudeikis and nominees who nailed the whole virtual Golden Globes thing

The mostly virtual Golden Globes has come to an end. But our memories of it will last…until next year. For now, we honor those who captured the weird spirit of this year’s ceremony. Jason Sudeikis, fashion realist “Ha” and “ha” to all the celebrities who coughed up thousands of dollars to glam themselves up to…MORE

Chloé Zhao makes history at Golden Globes

Chloé Zhao makes history at Golden Globes

Chloé Zhao has made Golden Globes history. Zhao, who directed “Nomadland,” is the first woman of Asian descent and second woman ever to win the best director award in the Golden Globes’ 78-year history. “This award belongs to the whole ‘Nomadland’ team,” Zhao said. “Thank you, everyone who made it possible for me to do…MORE