Vine Star Nash Grier Apologizes Again for Being a Homophobic D*ckwad

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Last April, a Vine of Nash Grier, the biggest Vine star in the world (with 25 million followers), surfaced of him screaming “fag” at an HIV commercial. He quickly apologized saying he was “young and stupid and in a bad place” and begged for forgiveness. That would have been well and good had it just been an isolated incident. Unfortunately, it was ... See the Rest

#AnotherOpinion: Kate Pierson’s Mister Sister Nontroversy

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James posted Kate Pierson's new music video "Mister Sister" with some faint praise and rather harsh criticism. I respect his opinion and he made some good points, but I have a different take. Full disclosure, Kate is a dear friend ( + my pal Kachin is in the video, along with her son) and I'd defend her to the moon, regardless... but here's my ... See the Rest

Stephen Colbert Expertly Addresses the New Light Saber Controversy

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While Star Wars fans have been nerdgasming over the trailer for The Force Awakens, there have been a few grumbles in the Twitterverse and elsewhere. Many, of course, are outraged to see  an African American, John Boyega, in a stormtrooper suit because, duh, stormtroopers aren't black – they're clones of Jango Fett. Or mostly clones. I think. Of ... See the Rest

Supermarket Christmas Commercial Declared a “Dangerous and Disrespectful Masterpiece”

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UK supermarket chain Sainsbury's, in partnership with The Royal British Legion, has released a new holiday commercial for its store recreating that glorious Christmas morning a hundred years ago, when British and German soldiers on the front lines of World War I spontaneously put down their weapons, sang Christmas carols, and played soccer ... Watch Now

#TheInternetIsPissed: Nicki Minaj’s “Only” Is Sound & Fury, Signifying Nothing

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NSFW: The lyric video for Only, Nicki Minaj's new single featuring Drake, Chris Brown and Lil Wayne, includes visual elements that everyone with eyes thinks are a bit like a Nazi rally, particularly its color scheme and Young Money logo. In the animated video, Minaj plays a dictator who sits on a throne before thousands of uniformed soldiers. ... See the Rest

John’s Big Comeback?: Galliano Will Head Maison Martin Margiela

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After weeks of rumors and speculation, it's been announced: John Galliano is returning to fashion to assume the creative direction of Maison Martin Margiela. Renzo Rosso, president of Margiela's parent company, OTB stated; "I couldn’t be happier. For the Maison Margiela, which deserves a new visionary leader and for John Galliano, who is a ... See the Rest

Goodbye, Facebook: Hello, Ello?

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By now, you've probably heard about Ello, the ad-free, invite-only, social network that seems to have gone viral in just the last week. Reports have linked its rise to the recent controversy caused by Facebook's "real name policy", which requires all users to go by their "legal name". This, as you also may know, has caused many in the LGBT ... See the Rest

Transformations SPECIAL EDITION: Facebook Real Name Policy Protest

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When Seattle drag queen Olivia LaGarce found herself locked out of her Facebook account, she created a Change.Org petition to raise awareness about the plight of drag performers, trans people, sex workers, the formerly abused, the stalked, and everyone else who, for whatever reason, don't use their real name on Facebook. Now Olivia (new Facebbok ... Watch Now