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Bill Maher on adult comic book fans: “I’m not glad Stan Lee is dead, I’m sad you’re alive”

Back in November, Bill Maher outraged comic book fans with his scathing essay on the medium in the wake of Stan Lee’s passing. Although he had already responded to the backlash in the week following, the Real Time host doubled down on his sentiments during Friday night’s episode. “To every person on social media who’s asked me since November, ‘Bill, what

Dave Grohl, Corey Taylor, Rex Brown and more lead Dimebash 2019 bill

This years Dimebash tribute to the late, great Pantera guitarist “Dimebag” Darrell Abbott will feature a who’s who of rock and metal royalty. It’s just been announced that Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl, Slipknot vocalist Corey Taylor, Dimebag’s Pantera bandmate Rex Brown and many others will be on hand to honor the guitar legend. Dimebash

Congress voting on bill to name a post office after Jimi Hendrix

The United States Postal Service has rarely been a progenitor for classic rock iconography. A congressman from Washington is eager to change that. Introduced by Rep. Adam Smith, Bill H.R.6628 aims to designate a post office in Renton, Washington the “James Marshall ‘Jimi’ Hendrix Post Office Building.” Located at 4301 Northeast 4th Street, the site is on

Bill Murray and Steve Buscemi cover Bob Dylan at New York birthday tribute: Watch

Fun fact: Everyone who’s anyone adores Bob Dylan. How else do you explain the range of guests that came out to New York’s Town Hall on Thursday night to celebrate the guy’s 77th birthday? Laurie Anderson, Emily Haines, Mark Kozelek, Nels Cline, Peter Wolf, Natalie Cressman, The Milk Carton Kids, and many more all hit

Casting for It: Chapter 2 begins: Jessica Chastain confirmed, Bill Hader and James McAvoy in talks

Bill Hader, Jessica Chastain, and James McAvoy, photos by Heather Kaplan and EuropaCorp It’s been rather quiet on the streets of Derry, Maine. Now, seven months after It broke box office records, the sewers hath runneth over again with casting news of its highly anticipated sequel. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Jessica Chastain has officially

Bill Hader Is a Shitty Actor Trying to Outpace Death in the Hilarious, Surprisingly Existential Barry

Bill Hader in Barry, photo by John P. Johnson Barry is a comedy about death. Not physical death, necessarily, though Bill Hader‘s titular protagonist is an assassin and the first episode does open with him standing over a dead body. But that introductory corpse isn’t the only dead thing in that room, and the character

Groundhog Day at 25: Bill Murray Finds Freedom While Trapped in a Nightmare

It’s easy to think of science fiction and fantasy films in terms of their trappings, whether that be spaceships and lasers or swords and sorcery. But at their best, works in that genre aren’t about light speed or magic powers; they’re about thought experiments made whole, meant to probe the real world through a fictional