Fin: The whack ‘Walking Dead,’ Durst and Prudence and happy anniversary #CancelColbert

Did the Walking Dead finale remind anyone else of one of those Sopranos episodes that was awesome, but disappointed a lot of people because no major characters were “whacked”? Now, as then, as always, rooting for death is a very stupid way to watch TV. Happy first anniversary to the worst Twitter meme ever- Cancel more »

Review – ‘Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief’

It takes a little while for the concept to sink in: these people are serious. They believe every word they are saying, and if they don’t they have no problem shilling for something that even the most disturbed individual would find outrageous, and perhaps, borderline insane. As the images unfold across the screen, as the more »

TIDAL change: Jay-Z music service cuts price in half

We already know that Jay-Z is planning a big announcement for 5 p.m. (Eastern) today about his relaunch of the TIDAL music service, and that numerous major stars of the music industry are involved. Now comes word that TIDAL is cutting its price in half. Since its launch in the U.S. late last year, TIDAL more »

DVD Review: Something Wicked

“Something Wicked”–a copy of which our friends out at Arc Entertainment sent over for review–carries with it an unusual pedigree. Said to be the last film ever recorded by former “Clueless” star Brittany Murphy after her death more  than five years ago, this one features a strange concept and a stranger execution. “” follows a young more »

Download free Fast and Furious Forza Horizon 2 game today

From GamerTell Forza Horizon 2 is bringing us a free Furious 7 adventure you don't even need the full game to play. Read the full post on GamerTell »

Ultraflix gets “Interstellar” in 4K

The upstart streaming service Ultraflix, which streams to users with Ultra HD/4K TVs, pulled of a big content coup this week: It will add Christopher Nolan’s sci-fi epic “Interstellar.” Ultraflix said that the title will debut on Ultraflix March 31. It’s a big deal because it’s a recent title- more recent than most of the more »

‘Barbershop 3′ is coming together”

Calvin Palmer’s Barbershop will soon be open for business again. Deadline reports Ice Cube and Cedric The Entertainer are ready to return. Cube is stacking up the film franchises, as “Ride Along 2″ is on the way as well. He’s a producer on the N.W.A. biopic “Straight Outta Compton.” Cedric The Entertainer’s character wasn’t afraid more »

Social Justice Warrior Review: Meh

From GamerTell The Social Justice Warriors card game looked interesting, but wasn't. Read the full post on GamerTell »


In defense of Lena Dunham’s “Dog, or Jewish Boyfriend”

For about the fifth time in the last two years, the following sequence has played out: 1) Lena Dunham created something 2) People misinterpreted it wildly and took it as something it obviously isn’t (if they read/watched it at all.) 3) Huge, huge backlash ensued. 4) As a result, we’re talking about Lena Dunham. This more »

An alternative nation no more: No selfie sticks, Paul McCartney and Metallica to headline Lollapalooza

In his first-ever appearance at the festival, Sir Paul McCartney, once a Beatle, will headline Lollapalooza. The other monster-sized name at the top of the marquee is those big sell outs (in that they sell out every seat in the house), Metallica. The festival, now a weekend event in Chicago’s Grant Park is now of more »

Wii U Zelda delayed past 2015, skipping E3

From GamerTell The upcoming Wii U entry in the Legend of Zelda series won't be releasing in 2015, and you won't see more of it soon. A video message from longtime Zelda series head Eiji Aonuma was posted to Nintendo's YouTube accounts, saying that "several new possibilities" from the development team have pushed back the game's release plans. Read the full post on GamerTell »

Jeremy Clarkson and the “DIVO” Problem

Betty White recently taught us that you aren’t yourself when you’re hungry. I’m not sure she’d punch a producer out as a result. As you all know by now, Jeremy Clarkson is no longer a part of the wildly popular BBC program Top Gear. A colleague of mine has already written on the subject here, more »