A new “fuzzy Pikachu” debate headlines a trailer-filled Monday

Three film and TV studios elected to dump their latest trailers online on Monday, as opposed to spreading the love out over the week. Alone, each trailer is each intriguing, but their combined nerd power lets us glimpse what’s to come from three world premieres. The highlight of this year’s Veterans Day trailer explosion is […]

Illinois prisons to retrain staff after transgender inmate who feels like ‘sex slave’ sues (DEBATE)

After multiple lawsuits from a prisoner who claimed she felt like a ‘sex slave’ in male prisons, the Illinois Department of Corrections is mandating staff training in “transgender issues.” Is it a special privilege or necessity? There are only 28 transgender prisoners in the Illinois correctional system, but one of them – a trans-woman named […]

ITV GMB: ‘Car crash’ Fans turn over as Ben Shephard forced to WARN guest in 'rude' debate

Friday’s edition of Good Morning Britain is normally a more relaxed affair, as regular presenters Piers Morgan and Susanna Reid have a day off. Yet today’s instalment of the ITV programme took a very tense turn when journalists Ben Shepherd and Kate Garraway welcomed guests Catherine Cooper and Biba Tanya to the studio for a […]

ITV GMB: 'Can't talk' Susanna Reid in TEARS during heated Sadiq Khan knife crime debate

Today’s Good Morning Britain saw Sadiq Khan appear to discuss the horrific news another victim, believed to be 22 years old, had been killed in Anerley, South London as a result of knife crime yesterday. Presenters Piers Morgan and Susanna Reid were particularly furious over the issue as both have teenage children, and they quickly […]

‘Straight bull’: Tomi Lahren defends Megyn Kelly in blackface debate

Fox News contributor Tomi Lahren has defended Megan Kelly, following reports that the NBC host will lose her daytime show over remarks she made questioning whether the use of blackface as a Halloween costume was racist. The bombastic blonde pundit tweeted her support for Kelly on Thursday night, referring to the news that Kelly was […]

BBC News: ‘Ignore him’ Naga Munchetty FORCED to step in on debate

Naga, 43, and her co-host Charlie, 56, were taking back the reigns on BBC Breakfast after the business segment of the show came to a conclusion. Colette was explaining to BBC viewers about the online retailer Amazon and what the company was predicting ahead of the festive period. Explaining the story, the reporter told her […]

Debate over migrant ‘caravan’ ignores the real problem: Decades of destabilizing US foreign policy

With the US-bound caravan of Central American migrants being used as a political football ahead of the midterm elections, there’s one factor receiving scant attention: The role the US itself has played in destabilizing the region. US President Donald Trump has condemned the migrants, many of which began their journey in Honduras, calling some of […]

A debate about central-bank independence is overdue

THE FEDERAL RESERVE has heard worse. But when the president complains that it has gone “crazy” by tightening monetary policy, as Donald Trump did on October 10th, Americans fret that another norm is about to be overturned. An independent central bank is considered a pillar of a modern economy; presidents are supposed to mutter any […]