Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho DEFENDED as Paul Ince launches scathing attack at critics

Rio Ferdinand and Paul Scholes have been vocal critics of Mourinho in their roles as pundits but Ince says the pair are in no position to judge as they do not have managerial experience. United are struggling badly under Mourinho’s guidance this season and it has been reported that his job is under threat. However, […]

Some of Brett Kavanaugh’s Yale colleagues who previously defended him are now saying the sexual assault allegations he’s facing should be investigated

Several of Brett Kavanaugh’s Yale colleagues who endorsed his confirmation to the Supreme Court are now calling for an investigation into the sexual assault accusations he’s facing. Kent Sinclair, Douglas Rutzen and Mark Osler, all signed an August 27 letter from Yale Law School alumni to the Senate Judiciary Committee defending Kavanaugh’s character. Kavanaugh is […]

NBC News defended their decision to not broadcast Ronan Farrow’s reporting on Harvey Weinstein’s sexual misconduct allegations

NBC News sent out an internal memo on Monday defending its decision to decline Ronan Farrow’s reporting on Harvey Weinstein’s sexual misconduct allegations months before the story broke.  The 10-page memo sent to employees by NBC News chief Andy Lack follows allegations that Farrow and his producers were “ordered to stop” by executives who did not […]

Deadpool 2: Shock Vanessa twist defended by director ‘You need an emotional hook'

WARNING: Major spoilers ahead for Deadpool 2. Morena Baccarin’s character met a surprising fate in the film – taking a bullet very early on, and being shockingly killed off. The move hasn’t been well received by some fans, arguing that it was amiss for the apparent female lead to meet a premature end. But Leitch […]

Alec Baldwin defended Woody Allen by comparing Dylan Farrow to a character in ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ who lies about being raped

Getty Alec Baldwin has come to director Woody Allen’s defense on Twitter. Allen’s adopted daughter Dylan Farrow has long accused him of sexually abusing her when she was a child.  In a series of tweets, Baldwin compared Dylan to a character in the novel “To Kill a Mockingbird” who lies about being raped.    As […]

Conor McGregor's failure defended by Dana White as Rogan breaks down GSP fight

Conor McGregor defended by Dana White  UFC president Dana White has defended Conor McGregor’s failure to defend his lightweight title.  “For people to suggest that, you’re just a Conor hater,” White told ESPN. “Because if you look at how everything played out, Conor has fought everybody.  “When he won the 155-pound belt, he dropped the […]

Mother! defended as ‘very audacious and brave’ by Paramount after AWFUL audience reactions

The controversial new horror may have won over most critics, but it’s failed to capture the imaginations of the cinema-going public. Lawrence’s Mother! flopped at the box office over the weekend, making just $ 8 million at the US box office  and receiving a CinemaScore of F, a very rare grade. Now Paramount Pictures, who […]

I defended Kleiner in the Ellen Pao case — here’s why we need more women leading trials

Kimberly White/Getty In 2015, I was lead defense counsel in a trial in which Ellen Pao, a junior investing partner, sued Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers, a highly respected venture capital firm in Silicon Valley, for gender discrimination and retaliation.  When the jury returned a defense verdict, exonerating Kleiner, the courtroom was packed, including with […]