DWTS Season 28: James Van Der Beek, Sean Spicer, Lamar Odom, Kel Mitchell and Christie Brinkley Among Cast

James Van Der Beek will compete against a disgraced White House press secretary and a world-famous supermodel when Dancing With the Stars returns this fall. Good Morning America on Wednesday revealed the full cast line-up for Season 28, which in addition to The Beek includes Sean Spicer and Christie Brinkley. Additional participants include The Bachelorette‘s […]

Superhero Bits: Kendrick Lamar Pardox in the MCU, Jason Todd Coming to Titans & More

How has Kendrick Lamar created a paradox in the Marvel Cinematic Universe? Which DC Comics actress is getting their own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame? Which character does Tom Holland want Peter Parker to meet in the MCU? Who may have been cast as Jason Todd in the live-action Titans series? How will […]

Lamar Smith says Russian bots are trying to cripple US energy production

Enlarge / Chairman of the Science, Space, and Technology Committee Lamar Smith, R-Texas, seen here in 2013. (credit: Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call) By now, there’s very little disagreement that the Russian government has been pursuing an organized social media campaign within the US. But there are still significant arguments regarding the goals and impacts of […]

Brits 2018: Kendrick Lamar suffers MAJOR technical difficulties during live performance

Kendrick looked like he was left stranded when his track appeared to restart several times as he laid on a glass box at the Brit Awards. Despite the apparent issues, the rapper continued to perform his set, however, the situation did not go unnoticed with viewers. Taking to Twitter to comment on the unfortunate event, […]

Watch Kendrick Lamar and U2 open the 2018 Grammys with a bang

Kevin Winter/Getty Images Kendrick Lamar performed to open up the 2018 Grammy Awards ceremony. He performed a medley of songs.  He recruited Dave Chappelle and U2 to pull it off. Lamar made some serious statements with the performance about race and police brutality. The powerful opening performance brought the house down. The rapper followed it up […]

‘Black Panther’ Soundtrack Will Be Produced and Curated By Kendrick Lamar

Next month’s Black Panther will mark a variety of firsts for Marvel Studios: it’s their first movie directed by a black filmmaker (Ryan Coogler), their first with a black lead (Chadwick Boseman) and a primarily black cast, and now we’ve learned it’ll be the first time the studio collaborates with an internationally renowned musician to produce and curate […]

Kendrick Lamar Producing and Curating the ‘Black Panther’ Soundtrack, Releases First Single

When Kendrick Lamar debuted his video for “LOVE.” just before Christmas, a few sharp-eyed viewers noted something interesting in the midst of its beach landscapes and intimate bedrooms – a blink-and-you’ll-miss-it shot of a film clapper, emblazoned with the words “B. PANTHER / SOUNDTRACK / COMING SOON.” Well, now it’s official. Per Pitchfork, Lamar and […]

Kendrick Lamar Drops a Knockout Video for “LOVE.”

Merry Christmas, and here’s a gift from Kendrick Lamar: he’s released a new video for “LOVE.” (featuring Zacari), from his bold and audacious record DAMN. The clip, directed by Dave Meyers and the little homies, is an exquisitely crafted portrait of the dissolution and (hopefully) resolution of a relationship. Meyers et. al. put up some […]

Lamar Smith, chair of House Science Committee, leaving Congress

Enlarge / A protester at Science March Austin shares his frustration with Lamar Smith. (credit: Nathan Mattise) Lamar Smith (R-Texas) today acknowledged he is retiring at the end of his current term. Smith was one of the key sponsors of the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA), which attracted widespread criticism for the powers it would […]

The Female Rapper Trading Verses With Kendrick Lamar

When you’re from Snow Hill, North Carolina — population maybe 1,800 — the odds of making it as a successful hip-hop artist are about as remote as winning Powerball. But in the case of Marlanna Evans, better known as Rapsody, when you dedicate your life to defying those odds, developing a reputation for wicked wordplay […]