News publications have been trolling hard on the topic of affirmative consent — “yes means yes” — this week. In the New York Times‘ Sunday Review, Judith Shulevitz bemoans the “criminalization of what we think of as ordinary sex and of sex previously considered unsavory but not illegal.” While I don’t think society’s idea of […]
The market may be scratching its head over the outcome of this Sunday's Greek referendum, soaring on the faintest trace of good news such as the report of Tsirpas' capitulation this morning then reluctantly selling off as the euphoria...Show More Summary
Kendrick Lamar opened Sunday night’s BET Awards with an explosive, politically charged, and all-around awesome performance of “Alright,” rapping “We hate po-po/ Wanna kill us dead in the street fo sho” from atop a vandalized police car while a giant American flag waved in the background. Surprisingly, Fox News didn’t love it. On the panel […]
Fox News contributor Father Jonathan Morris, who serves in the Archdiocese of New York, said two men spat on him during Sunday's NYC Pride parade in an unprovoked attack, following the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling on same-sex marriag...
Carrie Underwood has worked hard to build a name for herself over the years following her stint on American Idol; not only has she become a huge star in the country music world, she’s also the voice of Sunday Night Football and evenShow More Summary
CNN just televised the most watched movie in the history of its CNN Films franchise. The network reported that Sunday’s airing of “Glen Campbell…I’ll Be Me’ ranks No. 1 both in total viewers and in the key news demo of...
Take a seat and put on Vanessa Carlton, because Marlon Wayans has some potential big news. On Sunday, the actor shared a photo on Instagram of himself with brother Shawn Wayans in a fake poster for "White Chicks 2." But that fake poster could soon be a reality. Show More Summary
For the second time in two months, CNN has been number one in cable news for four consecutive days. According to Nielsen data, CNN beat Fox News for first place in the A25-54 demo from Thursday (6/25) through Sunday (6/28). During Friday’s...Show More Summary
Bye, Felicia! Family drama for Kate Hudson and her bro Oliver after pops Bill Hudson publicly disowned the (adult) children on Sunday — and now, we know how Kate and Oliver reacted to the news! [ Related: Oliver Sends Kurt Russell The Best Birthday Message! ] According to sources, which were pretty matter-of-fact about the 36-year-old actress and [...]
The idea of Stan Lee being sick enough to call for help in getting to the hospital and then the very next day making an appearance at a Marvel movie premiere should make for an unimpeachable set of feature news articles today. Here's one such piece. Lee is in his early nineties now, on the cusp of his mid-nineties. Show More Summary
Sunday's LGBT Pride Parade was a largely peaceful, altogether celebratory affair in which everyone was still high on the marriage equality news, and the LGBT employees at a bunch of Bay Area companies came out to march in company t-shirts. [ more › ]
An alligator attack has left a father and son in the hospital with serious injuries, but alive. CBS News reports that the incident happened on Sunday in Wallisville, Texas. 42-year-old James Hurley and his son 13-year-old Kaleb Hurley were in Cedar Hill Park enjoying a day by Lake Charlotte. Show More Summary
Stephen Strasburg threw seven strong innings Sunday afternoon, allowing two runs on four hits with nine strikeouts and just one walk. But the most optimistic sign that Strasburg may be able to reclaim the magic from earlier in his career is the reappearance of his change-up, which had been thrown with less frequency before he went on the disabled list.Read full article >>
Bristol Palin hit back at critics she claims are trying to make a mockery of her recent pregnancy news Sunday declaring that her pregnancy was "planned" and that "everyone knows I wanted more kids."
Look, I don’t want to go on about it, but I thought I would mention that my own newspaper reported as follows on Sunday morning: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3141867/The-cannabis-smoking-fanatic-massacred-tourists-cold-blood-Killer-attended-radical-mosques-signing-ISIS.html It contained, in an almost throwaway line, the following fact: ‘Last night, a Tunisian...
Caitlyn Jenner looked all sorts of gorgeous at New York City Pride on Sunday. Jenner attended a Pride party at the PH-D Lounge at the Dream Downtown Hotel and was met by a cheering crowd, according to E! News. The reality star, who donned...Show More Summary
During an appearance on Fox News’ MediaBuzz on Sunday, Senator Ted Cruz blasted the liberal media for going easy on Hillary Clinton despite the numerous scandals surrounding her.
Senator and 2016 presidential candidate Bernie Sanders (I-VT) told ABC News' George Stephanopoulos Sunday morning that he would move for a "Medicare-for-all, single payer" health care system, though he acknowledged that this was not an immediately practical goal.
“The spat between Sen. Ted Cruz and GOP strategist Karl Rove escalated late Sunday, with Cruz dusting off an email exchange from 2009 to refute Rove’s denial of claims in his forthcoming book,” the Dallas Morning News reports. “Cruz asserted [...]
TOP STORIES To get The Morning Email, HuffPost's daily roundup of the news, in your inbox, sign up here. GLOBAL MARKETS ON EDGE AS GREECE NEARS DEFAULT "Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras announced on Sunday that the nation's banks and stock market would be closed on Monday amid fears of financial collapse. Show More Summary