Star Trek: Discovery actor and Broadway star Anthony Rapp has come forward with claims that Kevin Spacey made sexual advances towards him when he was 14 years old.
Spacey allegedly made a pass at Rapp in 1986 when the two were both working together on Broadway in in a a revival of Long Day's Journey Into Night and Precious Sons respectively, according to an interview he did with BuzzFeed News. At the time, Spacey was 26 years old. read more
Sarah Silverman sings about America in the premiere song from her Hulu Original Series "I Love You, America." read more
This weekend's Saturday Night Live season 43 premiere on NBC revived a longstanding tradition at SNL -- making hay with denim brands. With heartthrob Ryan Gosling as host, SNL put together a digital short spoof commercial for Levi's new line of denim: Levi's Wokes. Hilarious. As Indie Wire comments, it's not a comment on Levi's but on earnest brands striving to show how with it they are -- "the sketch is specifically calling out the corporations that become so performative in their 'wokeness' to show that they totally get something, when they couldn't possibly even begin to." read more
Tunisia has lifted a ban on Muslim women marrying non-Muslim men after years of campaign against the marriage law imposed in 1973. Before the new legislation, a non-Muslim man had to convert to Islam and show a certificate as proof before he was allowed to marry a Muslim woman. This was not the same for Tunisian men who couod marry a non-Muslim woman. It sets aside Tunisia from the rest of the Arab world where Islamic laws are strictly practiced.
Uncertainty about how the United States will cope with growing tumult in the world has not dampened Warren Buffett's optimism for the country's prospects over the long term -- even 100 years into the future. "Whenever I hear people talk pessimistically about this country, I think they're out of their mind ... " Buffett said he expects the Dow Jones Industrial Average to be "over $1 million" in 100 years, up from Tuesday's close of $22,370.80. He said that's not unreasonable, given how the index was roughly $81 a century ago." Buffet said.