‘Insatiable’ allows its fat-shaming to go far beyond trailer

Image: Tina Rowden/Netflix Turns out Insatiable wasn’t better than advertised. If you’re not caught up on the controversy, in July, Netflix dropped a trailer for the new campy, teen series—and some viewers (understandably) lost it. Labeling the preview an unequivocal display of fat-shaming, many called for its cancellation prior to…

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Force offers ‘poor service’ says chief

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWest Midlands Police chief Dave Thompson says he is “sorry” about poor service The chief constable of England’s second largest police force has admitted it sometimes provides a poor service that fails to meet public expectations. Dave Thompson apologised and said budget…

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People Are Laughing At The Way This Guy Trolled Jennifer Lopezs New Look (10 Pics)

“I’ve been doing ‘internet things’ the last 4 years,” Senan told Bored Panda. “I was originally on Vine back in the day. But Vine died and now I’m desperately seeking validation from strangers on other platforms.” “I came across the picture by my wife who had seen it on some…

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Why Adam Hills is still waiting for The Last Legs impact

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The trio are always up for a laugh on The Last Leg The show, which also features Alex Brooker and Josh Widdecombe, started out as a comedic wrap-up of the day’s events at the Paralympics. Image copyright Getty Images Image caption British Paralympian swimmer…

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BlacKkKlansman review Spike Lee’s clanging rebuke to the New Trump Order

Lees satirical 70s comedy about a black police officer who infiltrates the Ku Klux Klan is broad and unsubtle, but hits its targets effectively Spike Lees Malcolm X biopic with the infamous Rodney King beating. The director may well wish us to remember this, and ponder how little has changed…

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Michael Lehmann on the legacy of his cult teen film Heathers

While some of the taboo-busting elements of the Winona Ryder-starring film have not aged well, much of its toxicity still resonates Any doubts about whether Heathers still appeals to people 30 years after its release were answered by a recent trip to Heathers: The Musical. Im old enough to remember…

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