Chris Hardwick Loses ‘Talking Dead’ on AMC After Abuse Allegations, Won’t Be Moderating Comic-Con Panels

Just before the weekend, comedian and television personality Chris Hardwick had some serious allegations tossed his way when ex-girlfriend Chloe Dykstra penned a detailed and disturbing essay laying out his pattern of emotional and sexual abuse throughout their three-year relationship. For his part, Chris Hardwick denied these allegations in an official statement, but that hasn’t […]

John Oliver on Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump’s So-Called “Moderating Influence”

Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner are now seen as deus ex machinas of lesser evils, brought into the midst of the hellish Trump Administration through nepotism and supposedly pacifying it to merely moderately terrible ends. They’ve earned far more approval than other members of the administration — which might not mean that they’re liked by people who generally oppose Trumpism, […]