Tuesday, October 22, 2019
On October 16, the National Tax Service revealed that they have launched a country-wide investigation of 122 high-income earners who are under suspicion of evading taxes. They will investigate people from a wide range of fields that include booming businesses and those that have recently been in the spotlight. The National Tax Service explained that they chose…
From Yertle the Turtle to Jojo Rabbit, a brief history of spoofing der Führer. Photo illustration by Slate. Images by Embassy Pictures, Fox Searchlight, and Charles Chaplin Productions. Iowa Man Finds a Five-Inch-Deep Pool of Blood in His Basement Zion Williamson Is Breathing Fire and Leveling Entire Cities The Lighthouse Is Both Artsy and Fartsy…
Jay and Silent Bob Reboot plays in theaters Oct. 15 and Oct. 17 via Fathom Events.It’s been 25 years since Kevin Smith introduced audiences to hyperactive slackers Jay and Silent Bob in Clerks. They functioned as a vehicle for some of the movie’s raunchiest jokes, a function that’s remained largely the same in their subsequent…
Megyn Kelly seems to be attempting a comeback, and it’s just as controversial as one might expect.She appeared Wednesday night on her old network, Fox News, as a guest on “Tucker Carlson Tonight.” It was, as Carlson pointed out in numerous promotional plugs for her segment, the first television interview Kelly had given since her…
For one night only — Tuesday, November 26 — fans of the objectively perfect 1999 inside baseball sci-fi comedy Galaxy Quest can find out its wild-but-true behind the scenes stories in a theatrical screening of documentary Never Surrender: A Galaxy Quest Documentary. Just one month shy of Galaxy Quest‘s 20th anniversary (it premiered Christmas Day of 1999),…
Actor Salman Khan and makers of his popular reality show Bigg Boss wanted to ensure maximum eyeballs for the latest season and had announced an all-celebrity line-up this year. However, not much seems to be working in their favour as not only did Bigg Boss 13 fail to make it to top 10 on BARC…
If there's one aspect of my childhood that I'll never forget, it's when my mom would braid my hair. Every morning before school, she would part my hair into four or five sections, give me some chunky plaits, then tie the ends with bobos or a clip.  It's been years since I've worn my hair like that, much…
Image via Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com Gina Rodriguez has found herself in a racial scandal after a video posted to her Instagram Stories saw her quoting the N-word. The clip showed Rodriguez singing The Fugees’ song Ready or Not as she got her hair done. “I can do what you do, believe me. Fronting [N-word] give…
Christopher Hawthorne on the 2028 Olympics and LA Housing Shortage © Wikimedia user KennethHan licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 The Midnight Charette is an explicit podcast about design, architecture, and the everyday. Hosted by architectural designers David Lee and Marina Bourderonnet, it features a variety of creative professionals in unscripted conversations that allow for thoughtful…
DC has scrapped a stand alone Nightwing movie at the behest of The Batman director Matt Reeves—meaning actor Brenton Thwaites’ portrayal of Dick Grayson’s transformation from Batman’s sidekick Robin into the popular solo hero on Titans is the definitive take in the DC Universe—for now. [EDITOR’S NOTE: This is a condensed version of the original story by…