Ratings: BH90210 Opens Strong Amid ‘Loved It!’/’What Was That?’ Reactions

RELATED STORIES Fox’s BH90210 showed a good amount of zip with its premiere numbers. The Beverly Hills, 90210 not-a-reboot “reboot” debuted on Wednesday to 3.8 million total viewers and a 1.5 demo rating (per fast nationals), dominating the night in the latter measure. That marks Fox’s best Wednesday numbers of the summer by far, easily […]

Jessica Jones’ Krysten Ritter Weighs In on That Episode 7 Smackdown: ‘I Didn’t Totally Think Jessica Would Do That’

RELATED STORIES The following post contains spoilers for the final season of Marvel’s Jessica Jones, up to and including Episode 7. Marvel’s Jessica Jones has never been one to back down from a fight. But in the drama’s third and final season, there was one confrontation Jessica should have walked away from, according to the […]

‘The Aussie media should answer that’

Having produced his best Test figures against Australia, Ishant Sharma took great delight in rubbishing the notion his no-ball dramas were the reason for a skittish start to the game in Perth. Sharma dismissed Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood with consecutive deliveries on Saturday to end Australia’s first innings of the second Test and finish […]

‘F that!’: Duma may allow musicians to shout obscenities from stage

Musicians have every right to use obscenities for self-expression and must be allowed to swear from stage if their shows have proper age restrictions, the deputy head of the Russian Parliament’s information committee said. “People go to concerts, already knowing what to expect there. They’re not going blindly. This is art. He (the artist) sees […]

BBC News: ‘What was that!’ Naga Munchetty left embarrassed by Charlie Stayt’s BRUTAL swipe

BBC Breakfast was being hosted by Naga Munchetty, 43, and Charlie Stayt, 56, this morning and things ended up getting a bit heated between the pair. BBC Breakfast sports presenter Sally Nugent, 47, had just finished presenting her segment on the sporting headlines. She had just talked about a rather amusing incident involving Liverpool Football […]

‘That was collusion in action’: Beto O’Rourke calls up Trump’s Russia summit to rebuke Ted Cruz for cozying up to the president

NBC News Democratic Rep. Beto O’Rourke of Texas took aim at his Republican rival, Sen. Ted Cruz, and his ties to President Donald Trump. During their first debate amid a closely watched midterm election in Texas, O’Rourke contrasted Cruz’s recent conciliatory statements about Trump, with the harsh criticism he had for him when they were […]

“Aren’t you a little too old for that?” Two decades of playing Pokémon

Enlarge / You’ve probably caught at least one of these, right? (credit: Andrew Cunningham) On August 27, 1998, Topeka, Kansas became Topikachu for one day—a ceremonial renaming to celebrate the US arrival of a new video game franchise, Pokémon. While popular previously in Japan, the franchise’s impact has been felt in the US ever since. […]

Michael Cohen’s lawyer says his client has information about Trump ‘that should be of interest’ to Mueller

Brendan McDermid/Reuters Lanny Davis, Michael Cohen’s attorney, says his client has information “that should be of interest” to special counsel Robert Mueller, following his plea deal with federal prosecutors. “Mr. Cohen has knowledge on certain subjects that should be of interest to the special counsel, and is more than happy to tell the special counsel […]

‘Britain is ageing but few want to retire. We three epitomise that…’

BBC WOMEN OF SUBSTANCE: Julia Somerville, Angela Rippon and Gloria Hunniford It takes a few minutes for them to settle down but when they do it is all business.  The trio have been gracing our screens collectively for more than 140 years as reporters, presenters and news anchors – at a time when women didn’t […]