Arts

How to be a right-wing performance artist

March 15, 2019 9:58 am

Jacob Wohl, Laura Loomer and Ali Alexander are the true heirs to Andy Kauffman

White men: Captain Marvel is not for you

March 14, 2019 12:36 pm

…although, if you fail to give it positive reviews, you are vile misogynists

It’s shocking how many Michael Jackson fans are still determined to take his side

March 14, 2019 10:12 am

Leaving Neverland and After Life reviewed

What happened to Gilbert Grape?

March 13, 2019 9:48 am

How Johnny Depp became a pirate parody

The destination is uncertain, but the end is always near

March 11, 2019 6:27 pm

The Wedding Guest reviewed

A marketer’s request: Make SXSW exciting again

March 8, 2019 1:21 pm

The festival is attempting to position itself as politically and socially relevant with initiatives like the presidential candidate interviews

How nerds smothered American culture

March 7, 2019 5:09 pm

It is a morbid sign for a democracy when the electorate chooses superheroes to do its bidding, rather than politicians

Michael Jackson, smooth criminal

March 5, 2019 10:13 am

The accusations of Leaving Neverland are as grotesque as they are plausible

Luke Perry and Keith Flint: Gen X-ers from the Lost Age of the Nineties

March 4, 2019 7:06 pm

Nothing that Flint or Perry could do would ever eclipse their Nineties’ output

Keeping it in the family

March 3, 2019 5:06 pm

Everybody Knows reviewed

Does Green Book deserve to be called ‘lying white guilt trash’?

February 25, 2019 10:42 am

Sure, the film isn’t a masterpiece. But is the dragging it’s receiving this morning wholly warranted?

Oscar predictions, Oscar fictions

February 24, 2019 9:46 am

The multiplication of hosts will ensure that we’re sprayed with a greater barrage of politically correct drool than usual. I can’t wait

Jussie Smollett’s journey from dehab to rehab

February 23, 2019 9:12 am

Being a gay black man could be a career-saving move if Smollett plays the part for liberal white media

Jussie Smollett, and the strange alchemy of egalitarian despotism

February 22, 2019 10:19 am

The less hate there is in the United States, the more hate crimes must be manufactured in order to keep the Fraternal Order of Victims afloat

What I want from modern architecture

February 21, 2019 1:02 pm

Architects need to stop aiming for the ‘iconic’ and focus on everyday beauty

‘Lock him in a motel and he’d do something astonishing’: Hockney on the genius of Van Gogh

February 21, 2019 12:44 pm

David Hockney explains what makes the Dutch artist’s drawings such a joy

A reincarnation drama worth reliving

February 18, 2019 2:09 pm

Russian Doll reviewed

Will history survive?

February 18, 2019 6:23 am

The ongoing monument controversy shows the susceptibility of ‘liberating tolerance’ to fanaticism

Let’s not demystify the vagina, please

February 15, 2019 10:28 am

In eroticism, there is only a small step from the sublime to the ridiculous

Joy Villa: Border wall Grammys dress made people angrier than ever

February 12, 2019 4:37 pm

Camila Cabello seemed to approve though

What is it about young women and serial killers?

February 11, 2019 10:02 am

On the surface, Ted Bundy was good-looking, normal-behaving and could be disarmingly charming

WATCH: SNL sends up the Virginia blackface scandal

February 10, 2019 3:24 pm

‘But it was the Eighties!’

How good is the film Liam Neeson was trying to promote?

February 10, 2019 2:25 pm

Cold Pursuit reviewed

Contempt for Liam Neeson has ‘Taken’ its toll on me

February 8, 2019 10:21 am

I don’t have money, but what I do have are a very particular set of skills. Skills I have acquired over a very long career in online social justice