Amy: The Agony and the Ecstasy (and the Crack Cocaine) of Amy Winehouse

The central question of Asif Kapadia’s new documentary Amy is: Can gossip foster compassion? Throughout the sensitive, 128-minute probe into the life of singer-songwriter Amy Winehouse, we see footage of (and presumably shot by) the paparazzi that plagued her, the performances that defined part of her career, the… » 7/01/15 4:11pm 21 minutes ago

Stephen Colbert Paints His Nails, Talks to Eminem on Public-Access Show

As part of his warm-up for the September 8 debut of The Late Show, Stephen Colbert hosted an episode of Only in Monroe, a public-access show in Monroe, Michigan. Eminem stopped by and sang a Bob Seger song, the regular hosts helped Colbert paint his nails, and Stephen offered a disgruntled Yelp reviewer named Mark a… » 7/01/15 3:58pm 34 minutes ago

Tipster: Fred Armisen Is Creeping On Women Behind Natasha Lyonne's Back

A few days ago, a tipster emailed us a link to a post on a lesbian discussion forum about Orange is the New Black’s Natasha Lyonne. Lyonne has reportedly been dating Fred Armisen for almost a year (they were most recently pictured together at a gala honoring Steve Martin in June, which you see above). But the post… » 7/01/15 3:02pm Today 3:02pm

Rolling Stone's Ode to Kim Kardashian's Smelly, Proud, Bleeding Vagina

Noted attractive person Kim Kardashian is the driving force behind many successful businesses, the star of a hit television show, and the new false god of tens of millions of Instagram followers. This month in Rolling Stone, she is also a “jungle Aphrodite escaped from a forest of big-booty nymphs,” whose “creamy… » 7/01/15 2:43pm Today 2:43pm

As Black Churches Burn, Feds Close In on Suspect in CVS Arson 

Right now, there’s a federal manhunt for the man who burned a Baltimore CVS. After two months of prolonged public investigation, the ATF has finally fingered the man responsible: one Raymon Carter, age 24, black, five-foot-eight, 180 pounds. He’s probably “fit the description” for a decade now—but now, the description… » 7/01/15 2:00pm Today 2:00pm

The Rock Loves Interviews, His Girlfriend, The Word Jabroni, Potatoes

Dwayne Johnson fka The Rock fka Twigs covers August’s Esquire magazine this month. In the interview, he delivers that signature excitement and general joie de vivre that we all know and love. What does The Rock want to shine some light on this time? Oh, everything you can imagine. Anything at all! » 7/01/15 1:24pm Today 1:24pm

Report: Non-Family Molestation Victim Planning to Sue Josh Duggar

According to a report from InTouch, the tabloid that broke the Josh Duggar molestation scandal, one of Josh’s victims is planning to sue him in civil court. The report, which relies entirely on anonymous sources, claims that the suit will be filed by the one victim who is not in the Duggar family.… » 7/01/15 11:50am Today 11:50am

The Prison Break's Lovelorn Tabloid Villain Is No Mere "Shaw-Skank"

Sometime on the night of June 5, two convicted murderers popped out of a sewer near Clinton Correctional Facility in upstate New York and started running. It took three weeks to stop them; the aftermath left one dead, and the other shot and recaptured. Two prison workers who aided that stunning escape might very well… » 7/01/15 11:48am Today 11:48am