I think this is producing a lot of cognitive dissonance in people. On one had we do not like some low-rent dictator telling us what we can and cannot watch but on the other hand we love seeing corporate America squirm. » 12/19/14 2:29pm Today 2:29pm

I always just assumed the universe provided us with Colbert at that moment so we could reclaim our sanity from the 6 year nightmare of the Bush Administration. It wasn't just comedy that night. It was someone speaking truth to power in the form of a comedy roast. That was some uberballed shit he pulled that night and… » 12/19/14 1:02am Today 1:02am

George Romero made an African-American man the lead in Night of the Living Dead (1968). He wasn't some ethnic stereotype. He was a rational pragmatist who held everything together as everyone around him fell apart. He was the one guy you would definitely want on your side and would trust with your life. This was at a… » 12/18/14 4:42pm Yesterday 4:42pm

Memories of Green, Vangelis from the Blade Runner soundtrack. A slightly out-of-tune piano playing a sad, nostalgic melody over a bed of strange beeps and other assorted electronic noise. The whole thing sounds like you might be listening to it on a warped, vinyl disk that sat unprotected in an attic for years and… » 12/18/14 1:49am Yesterday 1:49am

It is weird to have North Korea really scaring people. Usually they just a shoot a dud missle into the sky and we humor them. Clearly their strength is in hacking the entertainment industry and sending threatening emails in bad English. » 12/17/14 11:44pm Wednesday 11:44pm

Black Mirror: White Christmas is up on 4od

Charlie Brooker calls this Yuletide installment of Black Mirror his "Treehouse of Horror"...but it no comedy. Unrepentantly cynical and horrifying, it is the techno-terror Christmas we all deserve under our tree this year. Let us hope this becomes a holiday tradition because I am pretty sure these three interlocking… » 12/17/14 11:49am Wednesday 11:49am

Because they are narcissistic pieces of shit and if they are so miserable they have to die, they are going to make a bunch other people die too. The only thing that exists for them is their own pain and their own fucked up egos. » 12/16/14 10:54pm Tuesday 10:54pm