Pop Cult

Lemony Snicket gives $1 million to Planned Parenthood to fund series of unfortunate baby murders

Daniel Handler, who writes children’s books under the pseudonym Lemony Snicket (which in turn inspired a hit Jim Carrey film), announced on Twitter Monday that he was giving one million dollars to Planned Parenthood. “@lisabrowndraws & I are giving 1 million dollars to @PPFA. We’ve been very fortunate, and good fortune should be shared with noble causes,” he said in ... Read More »

Liberals are furious over ‘Arrow’ star Stephen Amell’s tweet

You know America’s politically-correct “outrage culture” has gotten out of hand when even a superhero cannot overcome it. On Wednesday, Stephen Amell, who plays DC Comics superhero The Arrow/Oliver Queen on the hit WB show “Arrow,” weighed in on the “Clock Boy” controversy, but not in the way people expected. Rather than expressing direct outrage over the treatment of Ahmed ... Read More »

Company cashes in on unauthorized Chris Kyle t-shirts

An online company is selling an unauthorized Chris Kyle t-shirt, and some people are not happy about it. The t-shirt design, called “Confirmed Kills,” is offered by a website called Swing Tazzle and features the “Punisher skull” Kyle often sported and the phrase “The Devil of Ramadi” (a name given to Chris by the enemy while in Iraq). It also ... Read More »

LGBT group recognizes Fox, ABC Family for being super gay

The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) has just released their “Network Responsibility Index” (NRI) for 2015, giving their top rating of “Excellent” to both Fox and ABC Family. The rating index ranks the portrayal of LGBT characters by various broadcast and cable networks. According to GLAAD’s rating system, 74% of ABC Family’s shows included LGBT characters, while 45% ... Read More »

Remember when Donald Trump made wrestling great again?

Ever the showman, Donald Trump has had his hands in many ventures over the years, but not many people may remember his foray into professional wrestling. They should – it was only last year. In a storyline called “Battle of the Billionaires,” WWE Chairman Vince McMahon and Trump squared off, having each picked a wrestler to fight for them at ... Read More »

San Diego Padres go fabulous, host “gay pride” night

UPDATE 9/1: The Padres took it in the rear on “Gay Pride” Night, losing 8-6 to the Texas Rangers. Perhaps the “rainbow” caps are cursed. ORIGINAL STORY: The San Diego Padres will hold “gay pride” night this Tuesday when they play the Texas Rangers. The Padres are the first major league baseball team to hold a gay pride night, and ... Read More »

Nike, HTC sign on as ‘Black Jesus’ advertisers

As we recently reported, the show “Black Jesus” has shown up again in reruns on Cartoon Network’s late-night “Adult Swim” programming, reviving debate into the show’s offensive content. That hasn’t stopped companies including Nike, HTC, Kraft, and Experian from advertising on the show, however. “Black Jesus” was created by Aaron McGruder (“The Boondocks”) and Mike Clattenburg, and tells the story ... Read More »