Things We Saw Today: Spike Lee Calls Trump a “Motherf@#!er” For Not Speaking Out Against the KKK. He’s Not Wrong.

Spike Lee’s forthcoming joint, BlacKkKlansman, tells the true story of a black police officer in 1979 Colorado who infiltrated the local chapter of the Ku Klux Klan with the help of a white colleague. The film just premiered at the Cannes Film Festival and received a 10 minute standing ovation. Part of what people responded to in the film was More...

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By admin On Sunday, May 13th, 2018

A Mother’s Day Tribute From a Former Foster Child

Mother’s Day is fast approaching and mothers everywhere are top of mind, honored for their unconditional love and for the countless hours they invest ensuring their offspring become productive members of society. More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 25th, 2018

Spoiler-Free Review: Avengers: Infinity War Is a Gutsy Movie Full of Surprises

I’ve been writing about Infinity War for the better part of a year, but I was not prepared for what it had in store. I stared at it slack-jawed for the last ten minutes, astonished at the places where Marvel More...

By admin On Monday, April 23rd, 2018

Things We Saw Today: Westworld Season Two Premieres Tonight and We Have our Conspiracy Theories Ready

Tonight is the premiere of season two of Westworld, a mere sixteen months after its season one finale. Seriously HBO, how dare you make us wait over a year to see what happens to Dolores, Maeve, Teddy, and yeah More...

By admin On Friday, April 20th, 2018

Peggy Carter Dons the Shield as Captain America in Exiles #3

You can’t keep a good agent down. Peggy Carter returns to comics in the upcoming issue of Exiles #3 with a whole new look and a dose of super-soldier serum, taking on the mantle of Captain America herself. More...

By admin On Friday, April 13th, 2018

This Ocean’s 8 Trailer Will Get You Amped for a Lady-Led Heist

Having this much fun is a crime. #Oceans8 — Oceans8Movie (@oceans8movie) April 12, 2018 The impeccable, all-female cast. My weakness for heist films. I was already amped for Ocean’s More...

By admin On Saturday, April 7th, 2018

Molly Ringwald Takes an Honest Deep Dive into the Misogyny of John Hughes’ Movies

In the 1980s, Molly Ringwald wasn’t just a successful actress. She wasn’t just famous. She was a cultural icon. That was due to her starring roles in three movies that largely came to define an era More...

By admin On Monday, April 2nd, 2018

The Fondest of Farewells

My dearest TMSers, today was my last day as your Weekend Editor. (I know, I know, I should not have picked April Fools’ Day for this announcement/final day. But it’s true, and I work on weekends! I More...

By admin On Saturday, March 31st, 2018

Things We Saw Today: On Good Friday We Celebrate Tessa Thompson Serving Us Denise Huxtable Vibes

Tessa Thompson for BUNCH MAGAZINE. — no crying in the club (monaco) (@sadaboutchiffon) March 29, 2018 It is no secret that we at TMS love Tessa Thompson, for being both an amazingly More...

By admin On Monday, March 26th, 2018

A Neural Network Gifts Us With New Dungeons & Dragons Creatures Like Vampire Bear, Walfablang, and Meme Ball

We’ve covered Janelle Shane’s absolutely delightful work with neural networks before, and now she’s back at it again. This time, she’s trained a recurrent neutral network to name Dungeons More...