Fox News Bans Kiss Frontman Gene Simmons for Life

Fox News Bans Kiss Frontman Gene Simmons for Life
Kiss frontman Gene Simmonsuntil this week, a favorite guest on Fox News and Fox Business Network programs, which couldnt get enough of his supposedly outrageous rock-star antics mixed with conservative politicshas been banned for life from the right-leaning cable channels.Fox finally had enough of Simmons after he crudely insulted female Fox staffers, taunted them and exposed his chest, and otherwise behaved like the demon character he plays onstage. Management was not amused, and Simmonss photograph was promptly posted Wednesday

The Harry Potter movies are heading to HBO

The Harry Potter movies are heading to HBO
Galloping-freaking-gargoyles. HBO announced Thursday that it will be the only place to stream all eight Harry Potter movies starting Jan. 1, 2018. That's all eight movies on HBO GO, HBO NOW, and HBO On Demand whenever the heck you need them. SEE ALSO: Grab your boots and broomsticks Harry Potter fans, LeakyCon is headed to Texas HBO currently has the streaming rights for the Harry Potter universe film Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, and has recently streamed

Lupita Nyong’o shares Weinstein story, hopes to end ‘conspiracy of silence’

Lupita Nyong’o shares Weinstein story, hopes to end ‘conspiracy of silence’
(CNN)Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong'o has a Harvey Weinstein story, too. And she's sharing it in hopes of doing her part to end what she calls in a New York Times op-ed a "conspiracy of silence." Nyong'o writes of an incident that took place after she was invited to a screening of a film at Weinstein's house, where he said they were going to watch one of his competitor's films with his family. Once at his house, Nyong'o alleges Weinstein

Harvey Weinstein ousted from motion picture academy

Harvey Weinstein ousted from motion picture academy
Image: Yann Coatsaliou/AFP/Getty ImagesHarvey's out; will Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski be the next to go? The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has voted to revoke the lifetime membership of Harvey Weinstein in the wake of dozens of sexual misconduct allegations — immediately prompting questions about whether Cosby and Polanski will be able to retain their memberships. The decision to expel the executive came from an emergency meeting of the academy's 54-member board, which includes Tom Hanks,

‘Time’ weighs in on the Harvey Weinstein accusations with a powerful cover

‘Time’ weighs in on the Harvey Weinstein accusations with a powerful cover
Image: mashable composite: timeTime magazine is putting the Harvey Weinstein controversy front and center, featuring the Hollywood producer — who was recently hit with accusations of sexual harassment and assault from more than a dozen women — on their latest cover. For the Oct. 23 edition, Time featured a black and white photograph of Weinstein's face with the words "Producer. Predator. Pariah." to the left. SEE ALSO: Steve Bannon made a lot of money working with Harvey Weinstein The

Radio host discovers she got paid less than her male co-host. So he took a pay cut.

Radio host discovers she got paid less than her male co-host. So he took a pay cut.
Same job, except one person got 40 per cent less.Image: Sam Tabone/WireImage/GettyTake note, men. Comedians Dave Hughes and Kate Langbroek are both hosts on KIIS FM, a radio station in Sydney, Australia. They do the same job, ribbing off each other as you do on an afternoon show, but Langbroek was getting paid significantly less than her male counterpart. SEE ALSO: Women face pay inequality and have no path for advancement at Google, lawsuit claims "I found out last

‘Stranger Things’ actor Finn Wolfhard fires his agent after allegations of sexual assault surface

‘Stranger Things’ actor Finn Wolfhard fires his agent after allegations of sexual assault surface
Finn Wolfhard, left, fired agent Tyler Grasham after Grasham was accused of sexual assault.Image: Invision/AP/REX/ShutterstockStranger Things actor Finn Wolfhard has fired his agent after allegations of sexual assault surfaced, Entertainment Weekly reported.  Tyler Grasham, who was also fired from his job as a talent agent at APA, was accused of sexual assault by a former teen actor.  SEE ALSO: Jennifer Lawrence, Reese Witherspoon speak out about sexual harassment in Hollywood Blaise Godbe Lipman, who appeared on the shows Weeds

‘Mindhunter’ goes deep into the motives of our most depraved killers

‘Mindhunter’ goes deep into the motives of our most depraved killers
Netflix’s David Fincher-produced serial crime series Mindhunter takes viewers into the depraved minds of history’s most notorious killers. By way of a young, ambitious FBI agent doing groundbreaking research, it tracks the birth of modern FBI profiling with chilling and evocative scenery. The Netflix series poses the the core question: Are criminals born, or are they formed? It finds answers but not easy ones. Mind Hunter: Inside the FBI’s Elite Serial Crime Unit, The darkly lit series breaks away from

Kathy Griffin Blasts ‘Spineless Heiress’ Anderson Cooper & ‘Fame-Whoring’ Lawyer Lisa Bloom In New Interview

Kathy Griffin Blasts ‘Spineless Heiress’ Anderson Cooper & ‘Fame-Whoring’ Lawyer Lisa Bloom In New Interview
But the 56-year-old starlet was really more focused on her feud with her "fame-whoring" lawyer during her recent interview! Discussing the disastrous June 2 press conference, Griffin recalled a horrible conference call afterwards with Lisa, Lisa's husband and law firm manager Braden Pollock, her entertainment lawyer Bill Sobel, and her First Amendment lawyer Alan Isaacman: "I'm not acting like some innocent—I've been around. But I've never been through anything like this. I'm still living it. Everybody was shouting." Griffin

Stranger Things Star Fires Agent In The Wake Of Sexual Assault Allegations

Stranger Things Star Fires Agent In The Wake Of Sexual Assault Allegations
Following the shock revelations about long-time Hollywood director Harvey Winestien’s sexual misconduct, people began to share their stories about being sexually harassed on social media using the hashtag #MeToo to highlight the fact that it’s an epidemic. The movement was the brainchild of actor Alyssa Milano who wrote on Twitter, “If all the women who have been sexually harassed or assaulted wrote ‘Me too’ as a status, we might give people a sense of the magnitude of the problem.” Whilst it was predominantly

Terry Richardson is finally banned from Vogue. Many wonder what took so long.

Terry Richardson is finally banned from Vogue. Many wonder what took so long.
Since as early as 2005, photographer Terry Richardson has faced dozens of accusations of sexual harassment and assault, continuing to get work despite settling multiple lawsuits. Now, over a decade later, and in the wake of the explosive allegations against movie producer Harvey Weinstein, one media behemoth has finally decided enough is enough. Terry Richardson. Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images. In an e-mail obtained by The Telegraph, James Woolhouse, Condé Nast International's executive vice president and chief operating officer,

A ‘Hunger Games’ Theme Park Is Coming To Times Square, May The Odds Be In Our Favor

A ‘Hunger Games’ Theme Park Is Coming To Times Square, May The Odds Be In Our Favor
Both the movie series and the TV show have been over since 2015, but that doesn't mean either has faded from popular culture. Fans of Panem's dystopian world are an especially active group, enough so that Lionsgate, the production company that made the films, is considering a new line of movies set there. But until then, we've got something else to keep us District 1 residents entertained: the  Times Square attraction, which will be opening in 2019, along with a attraction

Sick Photoshoppers Are Whitewashing Pictures Of Rihanna And The Internet Is Not Happy

Sick Photoshoppers Are Whitewashing Pictures Of Rihanna And The Internet Is Not Happy
If you’re a white (close-minded) person it is easy to assume that racism towards people of color is a thing of the past. These days, the majority of people are focused on fighting for the rights of the LGBTQ+ community, believing that racial equality has been achieved. However, the assumption that racial equality has been accomplished is a dangerous one for white people to make. That is why it is important to shame those who believe that a person’s

Exotic Animal Kids’ Entertainment Parties Facing New Licensing Laws In The UK

Exotic Animal Kids’ Entertainment Parties Facing New Licensing Laws In The UK
With nearly 200 mobile zoos in the UK, it seems that those who run "exotic animal" parties for kids will now need an official license before they can work. This was down to the fact that animal protection society the RSPCA had picked up on animals being mistreated and kept in inappropriate living conditions. They told the BBC's Victoria Derbyshire television show that this included meerkats and even raccoons. The new changes will come under the Animal Welfare Act 2006

How to kill your marketing and profit from its demise

How to kill your marketing and profit from its demise
Times Square at duskImage: Getty ImagesThe authors of "Killing Marketing" say if you don’t evolve, you’ll die “Marketing and innovation produce results,” wrote Peter Drucker, “all the rest are costs.”  Sadly, in a world where over half of all digital advertising—an industry expected to hit $75.6 billion by the close of 2017—won’t be seen by an actual human… that assessment no longer stands. At least not when it comes to marketing. The symptoms are everywhere. Ad blockers, fake traffic,