Washed-up, born again singer Michelle Shocked horrified her audience the other night with comments about how "God hates fags" and how she lives in fear of gay marriage.
Well, an openly lesbian singer, Janis Ian, has responded:
Last night, during the 55th Grammy Awards, we trudged through the bile and self-loating of angry would-be comedians and critics who took to Twitter to tell Jack White he looks like Edward Scissorhands and Johnny Depp he looks like the butt baby of Jack Sparrow and Steve Tyler and Adele she was dress ... More >>
About a year ago, the movie Bridesmaids opened in the U.S. and was the subject of a rather unusual awareness campaign.
Female movie fans, largely independently of the film's producers, compelled women to go see the film in its opening weekend and defy common Hollywood wisdom that non-rom-com movies ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives.
July 27, 1967, Vol. XII, No. 41
Needed: A Mencken
By Jack Newfield
The pop scene needs its Mencken. Its mythmakers and trend-spotters have made it all visible, but the influence of the hucksters, fast-buck promoters, middle-aged teenyb ... More >>