Entertainment

Netflix in the running for ultimate film honor with 'Roma'

Netflix Inc scored its first nomination for the prestigious best picture Oscar on Tuesday for "Roma," a milestone that will test whether Hollywood's film establishment is ready to award its top prize to a streaming service. "Roma" received 10 Academy Award nominations in...

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 10:00am

Wine-centered weekend getaways

Sometimes you just want to know that a bottle of wine is waiting at the end of a long drive or train trip to vacation. Fortunately, many wine-centered vacations are available just a few hours from the city. Whether you want a day trip or a weekend respite, sign up for these grape-focused getaways...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 3:38pm

Dine to make a difference

Through Sunday, slurp down a Rally Shake at Shake Shack ($5.50, multiple locations, www.shakeshack.com). Two dollars from each will go to the Red Cross. One dollar from every chicken and pork box sold this month at Pies-n-Thighs (166 S. Fourth St., Brooklyn, 347-529-6090) will go to the Red...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 3:31pm

Lykke Li: Sadness is her boyfriend

  There is something playful about the sorrow of Lykke Li. In the song “Sadness Is a Blessing,” she delivers the phrase that gives her latest album its title of “Wounded Rhymes,” but in a ringing chorus she sings, “sadness is my boyfriend.” Elsewhere on...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 3:23pm

Top 5 indie video games to play in 2015

They may not have the same graphics or complexities of the titles from big gaming companies, but independent games pack plenty of gameplay, likeability and even arguably more creativity. And thanks to easy-to-use developing software and platforms, indies have never been more accessible than now...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 3:20pm

The Spice Girls reunite, but with a new Scary Spice

David Beckham's 40th birthday bash in Morocco also served as an impromptu reunion for the Spice Girls — well, most of them, at least. Victoria "Posh Spice" Beckham marked the occasion with a Twitter photo from Marrakech featuring herself, Geri "Ginger Spice" Haliwell...

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 3:15pm

Jessica 6’s Nomi Ruiz: ‘I want to reach women living in the shadows’

Blending R&B with disco isn’t something typically seen on the music charts, but then again, Jessica 6 frontwoman Nomi Ruiz has always done the unexpected. After leaving Hercules and Love Affair and forming Jessica 6 in 2011, the Brooklyn-based artist started getting attention in both...

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 5:03pm

'Girls' Judd Apatow and Jenni Konner defend not getting your sh-t together

Love it or hate it, since its start in 2012, the hit HBO series "Girls" has prompted endless conversations about body image, feminism, privilege, millennials, Brooklyn, gentrification — the list goes on. Now as its final season kicks off on Sunday, Feb. 12, we sat down with...

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 2:31pm

'Passengers' is one sick male fantasy —in space!

‘Passengers’ Director: Morten Tyldum Stars: Chris Pratt, Jennifer Lawrence Rating: PG-13 1 Globe (out of 5) The best part of George A. Romero’s “Dawn of the Dead” isn’t one of the zombie massacres or any of the gooey headshots. It’s a bloodless...

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 4:25pm

Winners of 'The Voice': Where are they now?

NBC's "The Voice" has firmly established itself as not just a leader in the reality singing competition genre but as a ratings juggernaut in TV in general. But does all that attention translate into success for each season's eventual winner? Eight talented vocalists have taken...

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 - 5:58pm

How many kids does Kerry Washington have?

Kerry Washington turned some heads Monday morning when she corrected her interviewer on NBC’s Today, calling herself a "mother of three" when he said she was a "mother of two." The former Scandal star has two children with husband Nnamdi Asomugha: daughter Isabelle...

Monday, October 29, 2018 - 12:08pm

PHOTOS: Bruce Jenner's face through the years

It's no surprise Bruce Jenner has transitioned over the years. Some have speculated the former Olympic athlete and ex-husband of Kris Jenner is transforming himself into a woman.  InTouch Magazine's latest feature story features Jenner on the cover with his face photoshopped with...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 6:07pm

The Conners on ABC: All the ways to watch the new show without Roseanne Barr

The Conners are back on your television screens tonight — without Roseanne Barr. Its parent show, Roseanne, came back for a reboot in March 2018, with huge ratings. However, that success came to an abrupt halt in May when Barr wrote a series of tweets comparing former White House adviser...

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 1:46pm

Pornhub data reveals 'pregnancy porn' searches are on the rise

Recent research has proved that “MILF” porn is a very popular keyword search on Mother’s Day, but “pregnancy porn” is steadily becoming more and more popular each year. The number crunchers on the Insights team at Pornhub recently compiled data to show the increase in...

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 4:30pm

Why women should watch gay porn, according to a gay porn mogul

If there is one thing you don’t think of when you think of gay porn, it’s women. Women however are very much on the mind of Michael Lucas, the creator and CEO of Lucas Entertainment, one of the most popular producers of gay porn. Why? He wants more women to watch his videos....

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 4:14pm

Transgender man poses nude, re-creates famous Adam Levine snap

It's been done before: Adam Levine snapped this famous nude shot with his ex-girlfriend Anne Vyalitsyna’s hand covering his junk in 2011. But this remake of the famous snap in FTM Magazineis different because the model, Aydian Dowling, is transgender. The amateur model and owner of...

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 4:12pm

There is a 'Jurassic World' gay porn parody, and it is wonderful

How could you possibly improve on "Jurassic World," the summer's biggest movie? How about with a cheaply made Thai gay porn adaptation titled, simply, "Jurassic Porn" and featuring guys in what I guess are supposed to be dinosaur suits? Yes, you read that right. RELATED:...

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 4:11pm

Pornhub: Data shows increase in 'MILF' porn searches on Mother's Day

On Mother’s Day, many people will celebrate their moms by sending flowers, giving them a call, or with a nice dinner. Others, according to this new report, are celebrating that special day a different kind of way. The numbers experts on the Insights team at Pornhub have put together data...

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 4:10pm

OMG: Irish language used to hide porn on YouTube

A group of YouTube users have managed to bypass the video-sharing website’s no sexually explicit content policy – by posting pornography under Irish language titles. Maitiú Ó Coimín, a journalist with Irish-language news service Tuairisc (“Report”), made the discovery...

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 4:07pm

NSFW: Women go naked to ASU Halloween parties

A naked woman was spotted at a party at Arizona State University. Credit: Twitter / @ASUConfessions Why bother spending money on costumes that barely cover anything on Halloween when you can spend no money to wear nothing? Two young women at Arizona State University (ASU) solved that problem...

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 4:07pm