‘Embarrassing’ and ‘entirely inappropriate’: One of the most highly decorated former US Army generals blasts Trump’s visit with US troops in Iraq

President Donald Trump’s surprise trip to Iraq to visit US troops fell short among some political commentators, including one of the most highly decorated officers in the US Army. Former US Army Gen. Barry McCaffrey, who was awarded three Purple Heart medals, two Distinguished Service Crosses, and two Silver Stars, described Trump’s visit as “embarrassing” […]

Uber’s new sexual harassment report asks you to play a game in which you match a creepy story with its new categories of inappropriate behaviour

Sergio Perez / Reuters Uber detailed 21 new categories of sexual misconduct and assault it is going to adopt in its reporting. The report outlining the categories contains a “mix-and-match” exercise in which readers match creepy stories of misconduct and assault to the company’s new categories. Uber has come under fire in the past for […]

Google CEO: we need to “take a much harder line on inappropriate behavior”

Enlarge / Google CEO Sundar Pichai delivers the keynote address at the Google I/O 2018 Conference at Shoreline Amphitheater on May 8, 2018 in Mountain View, California. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) On Tuesday evening, Google CEO Sundar Pichai sent out an email to employees apologizing for the company’s inadequate response in the wake of a […]

Jeremy Hunt said it’s ‘completely inappropriate’ for Airbus, BMW to issue Brexit warnings

Getty Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has slammed businesses for issuing warnings about Brexit uncertainty. Hunt told the BBC that the warnings are undermining the UK’s negotiating position with the EU. He said businesses should back Theresa May during this ‘critical’ time. Lots of businesses are worried about the disastrous economic impact of a no-deal Brexit. Health […]

Daily Podcast: Inappropriate Books We Read As A Kid, Is DC Copying Marvel By Hiring Sundance Directors? Pet Sematary, Avengers 4, King of Kong, Neill Blomkamp, HTTYD 3 & PTA

On the April 17, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film senior writer Ben Pearson and writer Chris Evangelista to talk about Pet Sematary remake casting, the title for Avengers 4, Harley Quinn movie director, an update on King of Kong champion Billy Mitchell, Neill Blomkamp crowdfunding his next […]

Molly Ringwald troubled by Breakfast Club ‘Much of John Hughes’ writing was INAPPROPRIATE’

Following coverage of the #MeToo movement’s response to Harvey Weinstein and other Hollywood sexual harassment scandals, the 50-year-old actress has spoken out on her 1985 hit. Writing in The New Yorker, the former teen star has reevaluated The Breakfast Club, which was written and directed by John Hughes. The filmmaker, who died in 2009, helmed […]

Ford has moved quickly to replace its North American boss after the executive resigned for ‘inappropriate’ behavior (F)

Ford Ford has promoted Kumar Galhotra to run its all-important North American business. The move comes one day after Ford veteran and former North American head Raj Nair resigned amid allegations of inappropriate conduct. Galhotra is a 29-year Ford veteran who had served as CMO and was leading the comeback of the Lincoln brand. One […]

Ford president Raj Nair leaves over ‘inappropriate behavior’

Ford will have to adjust its technology strategy, and not for the right reasons. The automaker’s North America President Raj Nair has left the company after an internal investigation determined that “inappropriate behavior” was out of line with the employee code of conduct. While the company wouldn’t actually say what that was, it noted that […]

French gaming studio Quantic Dream said allegations of inappropriate behaviour are a media smear campaign

Neilson Barnard/Getty Images The heads of PlayStation-focused French development studio Quantic Dream, David Cage and Guillaume de Fondaumière, have been accused of fostering an unhealthy environment by three separate reports in the media. Quantic Dream immediately took distance from the reports, denying the allegations. The studio has now released a new statement, in which it […]

Paramount Fires ‘Amusement Park’ Director Dylan Brown for Inappropriate Conduct

Hollywood is still dealing with revelations of sexual misconduct happening behind the scenes, and today brings news of another incident, this time involving a filmmaker working on an animated film. Paramount Pictures has fired director Dylan Brown from their animated feature Amusement Park after an investigation into complaints from the production found evidence of “inappropriate […]