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Custody or Captivity? Britney Spears and the Problem with California’s Conservatorship Laws

On Feb. 1, 2008, a California court handed over control of Britney Spears’ life and finances to her father, Jamie.


What to Expect From the GameStop Movies

After the buying of long positions, through which Redditors held onto the GameStop’s stock as hedge fund managers shorted it last month, Netflix, MGM, and HBO all optioned the rights to the “saga” for future movies and docuseries.

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Top Five: The 27th SAG Awards Red Carpet’s Best Dressed Stars

These stars managed to deliver amazing looks even from home, setting the bar higher for the 28th SAG Awards next year. ​​​​​​​

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Music Video Breakdown: ‘Montero (Call Me By Your Name)’

A story of queer repression, Lil Nas X plays with biblical references in “Montero (Call Me By Your Name),” while reclaimingownership of his identity as a gay man.

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Trailer Breakdown: ‘Loki’

The newest trailer for “Loki” is as chaotic and intriguing as the beloved Marvel Cinematic Universe villain himself.

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What the Hell Happened: Chet Hanks Declares ‘White Boy Summer’

According to Chet Hanks, a rapper, actor, and the eccentric son of actor Tom Hanks, 2021 will usher in a new age — a White Boy Summer.

Everydays: the First 5000 Days

NFTs: Between Cryptocurrency and Art

Non-fungible tokens stretch the definition of ownership, force us to rethink what it means to collect art, and rely on technology that, to many, seems esoteric.

Rosé in 'Gone'

Music Video Breakdown: ‘Gone’ by Rosé

Two years after first recording the track and just over two months after its widely acclaimed debut at Blackpink’s virtual concert, Rosé finally shared the music video for “Gone” on April 4.

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What the Hell Happened: LaKeith Stanfield Snubbed for 2021 Oscars

LaKeith Stanfield was nominated in the category for Best Actor in a Supporting Role though his role in "Judas and the Black Messiah" deserved Best Actor in a Leading Role.

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What the Hell Happened: Lil Nas X Starts A Culture War

Chock-full of Biblical allusions and references to Lil Nas X’s own sexual experiences with a man, the song and accompanying music video seem designed to elicit religious conservative outrage.

Hannah Montana Tour

I’ll Always Remember You: Celebrating 15 Years of ‘Hannah Montana’

“Hannah Montana” first aired on March 24, 2006, and this past week marked its 15th anniversary.

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What the Hell Happened: Shrimp Tails in Cinnamon Toast Crunch

On March 22, Jensen Karp tweeted this picture with the caption “why are there shrimp tails in my cereal?” and within hours, whe Twitter-verse exploded.

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Influencers-Turned-Singers Will Continue Forever

In an unsurprising move, TikTok star Addison Rae released her debut single “Obsessed” this month, a short song that highlights self-love and empowerment.

Kylie Jenner

What the Hell Happened: Kylie Jenner Asks Fans to Pay Makeup Artist’s Medical Bills

Kylie Jenner sparked outrage after a simple post on her Instagram story asking her fans to donate to the GoFundMe of Samuel Rauda, a makeup artist Jenner has worked with.

Harry Styles performing.

Harry Styles Can No Longer Be the Face Behind the Battle Against Toxic Masculinity

Harry Styles has consistently mixed elements of both masculinity and femininity into his sense of style, but why has he since become the poster child for challenging toxic masculinity?