Musicians fight Tennessee’s anti-LGBTQ menace and drag out the bills

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — When Tennessee lawmakers passed a law this month targeting drag performance and transgender youth, many musicians living and working in the state felt their communities, audiences, and artistic expressions were also under fire. The tendency of conservative-led legislatures to introduce laws limiting LGBTQ rights or using hateful rhetoric about trans people … Read more

‘Wheel of Fortune’ Host Pat Sajak Tackles Contestant

Pat Sajak beat a competitor – but not to the game. In a bizarre incident on Tuesday, “Wheel of Fortune” host Sajak jokingly put a contestant named Fred Jackson in a chokehold after playing a perfect match. Jackson had told Sajak that he was a professional wrestler who did the sport “for fun”. He’s also … Read more

Goldbergs’ Wendi McLendon-Covey on Jeff Garlin Exit: ‘Finally’

When The Goldbergs to end by its 10th season later this year it will be without Patriarch Murray (Jeff Garlin). The main character of the previous nine seasons, Garlin was notoriously written off the show after investigations into on-set misconduct. And according to his former TV wife Wendi McLendon-Covey, his exit couldn’t have come soon … Read more

Ke Huy Quan wins Best Supporting Actor Oscar

Ke Huy Quan receives the award for Best Supporting Actor. (Carlos Barria/Reuters) In his acceptance speech after winning the Best Supporting Actor award, Ke Huy Quan once again delivered a serious and moving speech, which talked about never giving up on his dreams. The former child star, who worked behind the camera for years after … Read more

Wall Street gears up for Silicon Valley’s next bank

Investors feared the fastest interest rate increases in decades meant something in the economy could snap. Last week it was. Now investors are wondering: what else could crack? Silicon Valley Bank was shut down on Friday after being hit by a run on its deposits, the second-largest bank failure in US history. The fallout rocked … Read more

Signature Bank, compatible with cryptocurrencies, closed by regulators

Last updated: March 12, 2023 at 7:22 p.m. ET First published: March 12, 2023 at 6:35 p.m. ET State authorities shut down New York-based Signature Bank SBNY on Sunday after regulators shuttered Silicon Valley Bank on Friday in the biggest bank failure since the 2008 financial crisis. All Signature Bank depositors will be compensated, according … Read more

Honor Among Thieves Gets Solid Early Reviews

Picture: Primordial Ever since it was first introduced to the world, there has been a lot of curiosity about Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Thieves. At a time when the TTRPG is more popular than ever, and with that 1999 film essentially erased from the minds of the general populace, it only makes sense that Hollywood … Read more

Hollywood stars spend Oscars eve at Chanel’s annual dinner

LOS ANGELES (AP) — On the eve of the Oscars, many Hollywood stars didn’t go to bed early before the show. Instead, they chatted all night long, martinis and champagne in hand, at the Beverly Hills Hotel’s famed Polo Lounge for Chanel and Charles Finch’s annual dinner party, an invitation even harder to secure than … Read more