Stories about Culture

Aug 05 2016

Game of Thrones sets end date, series will conclude after eight seasons

There's no word yet on how many episodes Season 8, the final season, will have, but that too is expected to be shortened from 10 to possibly six . Entertainment Weekl...

Aug 03 2016

Sen. Dan Coats calls Ted Cruz a 'self-centered, narcissistic, pathological liar'

Mike Pence, to Utah to boost the ticket. He said Cruz would "have been in better shape for four years from now" if he had endorsed Trump, although "I don't see him wi...

Aug 02 2016

Jason Bourne: What Moviegoers Say About Matt Damon Starrer Bourne 5 Film

The fifth squeal of Jason Bourne is said to topple all records made by Star Trek Beyond and Bad Moms released in last two weeks. I'm predicting the film at least gets...

Aug 01 2016

Chelsea Clinton Testifies to Family Ties, and Political Ones

His eldest daughter Ivanka spoke at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland last week, depicting the NY businessman as "color-blind and gender-neutral" to count...

Jul 31 2016

Hillary Clinton Bets Against Fear

The presidential tracking poll reflects a slight change of wording from previous surveys, replacing the "Neither/Other" option given to respondents with just "Other". S...

Jul 30 2016

Federal appeals court overturns NC voter ID law

As a result of North Carolina's new election rules, Justice Department attorney Anna Baldwin told the court that thousands of voters were "shut out of the political pro...

Jul 29 2016

Everyone made the same Melania Trump joke during Michelle Obama's DNC speech

Three months later, this satirical New Yorker magazine cover would stoke the flames of her critics well beyond Election Day ". Clinton's ad campaign includes one featuri...

Jul 29 2016

Mary J. Blige files for divorce from husband of 13 years

Blige, who has deleted all photos off her Instagram, had previously spoken about how careful she was in her marriage. The couple, who married in 2003, do not have any k...

Jul 28 2016

Fact check: Did 'Kabali' make Rs 250 crores on the first day?

Kabali's India collections stand at Rs 250 crore while its overseas box office has yielded Rs 100 crore until now. Its premiere in the United States grossed the highest...

Jul 28 2016

Elizabeth Banks introduces 'Fight Song' for Clinton

Stars including Mandy Moore, Jane Fonda , Rob Reiner , Kristin Chenoweth , Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Eva Longoria and Aisha Tyler came together for the tune. Clinton, who ...

Jul 28 2016

Donald Trump to field questions in Reddit 'Ask Me Anything'

That same evening, both President Obama and Vice President Biden will be hitting the stage to no doubt say some less than flattering things about the NY business mogul. W...

Jul 27 2016

Hollywood singing voice legend Marni Nixon has died at 86

At one point Nixon found herself duetting with herself on the "Tonight Quintet" from West Side Story, where her Soprano was used to dub Natalie Wood as Maria, along w...

Jul 27 2016

Chris Froome hopes to add Olympic medal to third Tour title

Speaking atop the podium, Froome said: "To my team-mates and support team". At the start of the stage, Froome dropped back to his Team Sky vehicle to collect bottles of...

Jul 27 2016

Harry Potter release at Denver Public Library

Harry Potter superfans in Chelmsford will mark the arrival of the new book this weekend with a midnight party full of wizards, robes and magical wands. Chris Jones of T...

Jul 26 2016

Warner Bros. calms fans with fun 'Justice League' footage

The 6,500-some fans in Hall H got a glimpse of never-before-seen footage from the superhero all-star film " Justice League " from director Zack Snyder, as well as the ac...

Jul 26 2016

James Wan Says Aquaman Has Horror Element To It

He said: " I love the fact that [Aquaman's] never really been portrayed in the feature movie world before ". He is excited to have the opportunity to explore Aquaman's...

Jul 25 2016

SDCC 2016: Spider-Man: Homecoming footage revealed alongside new concept art

Marvel really know how to spoil us. First up, the studio - complete with its new logo - confirmed that The Vulture absolutely is the villain of the piece. Bad Reputat...

Jul 25 2016

Disneyland's Tower of Terror to Become 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Ride

Disney California Adventure's Twilight Zone Tower is disappearing into the fifth dimension - forever. The free-fall ride combines elements of the legendary 1960s TV sho...

Jul 25 2016

Sherlock: Holmes and Watson Are Back in the New Trailer

Previously, co-creator Steven Moffat hinted that it could be the show's final season . Benedict is nominated for an Emmy for best lead actor in a limited series for hi...

Jul 25 2016

Tennessee governor shares thoughts on Black Lives Matter movement

Woods compared the discussion to the slogan 'save the rain forest.' He said people aren't implying that one should chop down the rest of the trees. Prominent Black Liv...