It's been nearly 15 years since music journalist Jim DeRogatis caught the story that has since defined his career, one that he wishes didn't exist: R. Kelly's sexual predation on teenage girls. DeRogatis, at that time the pop-music critic at the Chicago Sun-Times, was anonymously delivered the first ... More >>
This Saturday, the Motor City's favorite cowboy Kid Rock plays New Jersey's PNC Bank Arts Center. He first Bawitdaba'ed into our hearts in the Spring of '99 during an impressive career-making performance during "MTV's Wanna Be a VJ Too" competition, and since then he's since gone 11 times platinum ... More >>
Michelle D. AndersonDonny Moss, documentary filmmaker, and Elizabeth Forel, president of CBHDC"Grains or Pigeon Feces?" "Will a person die next?" Those were some of the questions a group of horse advocates and animal-rights activists wanted tourists and New York residents to contemplate last ... More >>
The day was bound to come. On Tuesday, November 9, 2010, Kanye West's My Beautiful Dark Twisted Family hit the internet in its entirety, albeit in a clean version, disruptively edited. It arrives 13 days early, while in the interest of some perspective, West's last album, 808s and Heartbreak, ... More >>
Chatting with perennial Guest star Jane Lynch.
A pop culturists longtime project connects the history of joysticks and pricks
How a few black publishers are making a play for the Maxim man
Pay attention to Sacha Baron Cohen's comic take on America. You might just something learn.
Pie, Anna Wintour, and the history of fur protest
Girl, what were you thinking?
Eminem's racist rant says little that hasn't been said by black rappers before him
Midwestern rock critic and greatest living American writer defeat their designations
A Short Cultural History of Wedding Rings
The New Burlesque Hits Gotham
Sweaty Scenes From the Life of an AOL Censor
Sci-Fi Conventions Give Actors Eternal Life
Pamela Anderson Lee in drag? Now that she's gotten her breasts reduced, she can be much more convincing as a man (though perhaps not a man from Chelsea).
Erogenous Zoning South of Times Square
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