Watch a Black Gay Dance Team Prance Past Jeering Bigots in Alabama

Last night, Oxygen debuted The Prancing Elites Project, a reality show about an “all male black gay dance team from Mobile, Alabama.” While the Prancing Elites have found viral success via their j-setting routines (“It’s like a cheerleading and voguing combined in one with a lot of pelvic thrusting,” explains Elite… » 4/23/15 12:10pm Thursday 12:10pm

Oh God Chaka Khan What Are You Doing

Chaka Khan appeared on last night’s episode of Late Show with David Letterman to perform a cover of the Weather Girls’s 1982 post-disco anthem “It’s Raining Men.” Trouble is, Khan apparently didn’t bother to actually learn the lyrics. Divas! What are we gonna do with ‘em? Worship them flaws and all, I suppose. » 4/22/15 2:21pm Wednesday 2:21pm

Inside Amy Schumer's Season Premiere Burned So Many Idiot Men Perfectly

Do the dolts who think that women aren’t funny finally feel stupid? If they watched last night’s Season 3 premiere of Inside Amy Schumer, they sure should have. Every single sketch examined gender relations in ways that were playful, unexpected, and hilarious. Exposing the stupidity of men and the bullshit they get… » 4/22/15 9:00am Wednesday 9:00am

In Living Color At 25: Highlights From A Comedy Revolution

“I was on my way home from bingo and got caught up here in the riots,” says Benita Buttrell, a nosy neighborhood gossip played by Kim Wayans on the ‘90s sketch-comedy show In Living Color. As she sits at a bus stop, decked out in mismatched jewelry with her signature plastic curlers still setting her hair, neighbors… » 4/20/15 2:24pm Monday 2:24pm

John Oliver Explains How Patent Trolls Get Away With Their Bullshit


Patent trolls, companies that buy up patents and file frivolous legal claims rather than creating any products or ideas of their own, account for 2/3 of U.S. patent lawsuits. The system is supposed to reward and protect innovation—how did it end up serving a bunch of useless bullies instead? John Oliver explains. » 4/20/15 10:10am Monday 10:10am

Woman Has a Face Full of Cement, and There's Nothing She Can Do About It

Rajee Narinesingh was a patient (read: victim) of Oneal Ron Morris, who was arrested in 2011 for injecting women with a supposed beauty treatment that was actually a mixture of "cement, 'Fix a Flat,' mineral oil and super glue." Some of the not-doctor's patients had this put in their butts for that… » 4/15/15 3:54pm 4/15/15 3:54pm

Since You Were Wondering, Judge Judy Is Having Amazing Sex

" The verdict is in! Judge Judy gets top honors in the courtroom - and the bedroom - says her salty husband of 38 years," blares The Daily Mail, and while the video evidence under that headline doesn't exactly confirm those words, I believe them nonetheless. The 72-year-old is a perfectionist, she's… » 4/15/15 10:38am 4/15/15 10:38am

Teen Bathes in Pig Blood to Preserve Youth

Meet Chanel, a 19-year-old "freelance model, actress," and wrestling ring girl who lives in California and is so obsessed with staying young that she agreed to be profiled in MTV's True Life: I'm Obsessed with Staying Young. Chanel has "eaten a baby's placenta" and undergoes hours of beauty treatments a day… » 4/14/15 1:09pm 4/14/15 1:09pm

Silicon Valley Is Becoming a Documentary About Silicon Valley

Accuracy is the best thing about Silicon Valley. Anyone who's spent any time in the Bay Area tech scene will wince at how well the show's writers have nailed the culture of nerd despair and hubris. This season, some of the jokes are so dead-on that it's hard to even consider them jokes. » 4/13/15 4:05pm 4/13/15 4:05pm

John Oliver Tries to Win Sympathy for "America's Anus," the IRS


Look, nobody likes the IRS, but they're not the ones deciding how much of your money to take, or making nearly 600 changes a year to the U.S. tax code. As John Oliver explains on Sunday's Last Week Tonight, that would be our wise and efficient Republican-controlled Congress, which has slashed the IRS budget by 20%… » 4/13/15 9:30am 4/13/15 9:30am

True Detective Season 2 Trailer: Who Will Be the True Detective?

Courtesy of HBO, here's your first glimpse of True Detective Season 2, a forthcoming television event based on a popular Twitter meme. True Detective's first iteration kept devoted fans guessing at the identity of the true detective until the final episode—and we can only guess the show's extremely likable creator » 4/09/15 3:58pm 4/09/15 3:58pm

Twin Peaks Actors to Showtime: Give David Lynch the Money

At last glance the fate of Twin Peaks was up in the air after creator David Lynch announced he was walking away from the project, which Showtime apparently owns the rights to. But it seems like some of the actors are calling Showtime's bluff. » 4/08/15 6:45pm 4/08/15 6:45pm

Everything You Need to Remember to Prepare for Game of Thrones Season 5

Game of Thrones is a sadistically complicated show, and if you haven't watched or thought about it in a year, you've probably forgotten everything that happened last season. Where's Arya? Where's Jaime? Where's Bran? (A tree.) Our video will answer your geographical, narrative, and existential questions about the… » 4/08/15 12:02pm 4/08/15 12:02pm

Robert Durst's Drag Mother Speaks

Fucked-up timeline notwithstanding, the most frustrating element of HBO's true-crime documentary series The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst was that we never got to see Durst in the drag he donned while hiding from Jeanine Pirro in Galveston, Texas. You know that whatever he looked like while impersonating… » 4/08/15 9:52am 4/08/15 9:52am