Singles were added to the Village Voice Pazz & Jop critics' poll for the music of 1979 issue. Before that, only albums were ranked in the poll, which began in 1971, then stopped for three years before returning for good in early 1975 to recap the music of 1974. Here's a rundown of the top ten singl ... More >>
In the battle over gay rights, dissent during wartime isn't always tolerated
For 30 year-old Puerto Rican Antoni Jimenez, being "boricua" and being a drug dealer are not synonymous, much less something to joke about, according to the Spanish-language daily. Evidently angry, the man joined dozens of protesters Thursday to demand that ABC have more respect for Puerto ... More >>
LGBT groups urged ABC not to air it. But on it came: a broad sitcom about two guys who dress like broads in order to get jobs because they've decided there's a "mancession" out there and it'll help their chances to be female. It's sort of a reverse Albert Nobbs.