Tuesday, June 25, 2019
An enormous demonstration was held in Taipei, Taiwan, on Sunday to oppose Chinese authoritarianism and spotlight Taiwanese media outlets that spread Beijing’s ideology and propaganda. The demonstrators collectively referred to such organizations as “red media.” The Taipei Times quoted protest organizer and YouTube celebrity Holger Chen denouncing Chinese infiltration of Taiwanese media and castigating media…
Get ready for a jam-packed week as Pride month reaches a fever pitch. Of course, now that it's officially summer, day drinking is 100 percent acceptable (like it wasn't before), so check out a vodka tasting, a bar crawl, Negroni Week, and Pint Sized Plays. Plus, grab a seat at the Mission's trendy new bar…
‘No lie’ — Cardi B estimated that her daughter Kulture’s first birthday party will be ‘about’ $400,000, but made the announcement just two days before a grand jury indicted her on 14 charges. With a name like Kulture, a supermarket birthday cake and balloon animals just won’t do. Cardi B, 26, is going all out…
It's Pride month, and there are gay AF happenings all over the Bay Area.Here are a couple fistfuls of our favorite events for celebrating San Francisco Pride.50 Shades of PrideSaturday, June 22, 9:30pm to 4amPublic Works, 161 Erie St. (Mission)It's been 50 years since the Stonewall riots signaled the catalyst in the gay right movement.…
No pressure, Oprah, but Bill Maher thinks you are the only sure-thing candidate to beat President Trump in 2020. She’s not running but that doesn’t matter. “Sometimes you don’t choose history. History chooses you.” Oprah Winfrey checks all the boxes, you see, and she is the only logical candidate for Democrats to offer up against…
By Kate Hudson | Celebrity | June 23, 2019 | By Kate Hudson | Celebrity | June 23, 2019 | Friends, this is the low stakes, dumb celebrity gossip I live for. It has it all: feuds, baffling insults, and third parties who wade in to give their two cents, when no change was asked…
6/23/19 News at Home tags: elections, political history, New Hampshire, presidential history, 2020 Election by Patrick Lacroix Patrick Lacroix completed his Ph.D. dissertation, “John F. Kennedy and the Politics of Faith, 1960-1963,” at the University of New Hampshire in 2017. He currently teaches at Phillips Exeter Academy (Exeter, N.H.). In the last sixty years, the…
By David Becker/Getty Images.There’s Drake again. In your feed wearing an “erotic watch” at the NBA Finals, belting Canada’s national anthem, clowning Klay Thompson for wearing Quiksilver board shorts and Luka Sabbat for not watching sports. Throughout this year’s playoffs, many of the Canadian rapper’s moves became a meme or a Page Six item—or both.…
St-Germain threw a sumptuous, celebrity-filled garden party. The main draw: a suspended 12-ton 1,200 square foot living meadow covered from top to bottom with hundreds of flowers.