What’s the first thing you think of when you think of New York City’s famed Times Square? Is it the interminable sea of tourists? The cars honking and screeching, or the blinding fluorescent lights? How about topless women, nightmarish Elmos and goofy-looking Spider-men? Well, if you’ve been to the renowned intersection any time in the […]

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For centuries, the concept of superheroes has fascinated people of all ages and cultures in all areas of the globe. Although the definition of what makes someone “super” has varied over the years, superheroes as we know them today have a universal purpose: they protect others from danger, fight for justice and serve as role […]

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April 12 marked the start of the fifth annual “International Anti-Street Harassment Week,” a program that has been assembled by the Washington, D.C.-based Stop Street Harassment organization since 2011. According to the SSH organization, more than 110 groups in 30 countries pledged to participate in the event this year. The principal purpose of the week is “to […]

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Prepare to break out your best chicken dance. It looks like the world will be graced with new episodes of “Arrested Development” in the near future. According to executive producer Brian Grazer, the beloved Emmy-winning comedy will return for a fifth season consisting, currently, of 17 new episodes. Known for its oddball sense of humor, […]

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Women exist. They existed in the past, and they still exist today. Women exist here in the United States. Incredible, right? Women have existed in the United States since its very advent and have been an integral part of shaping what this nation is and stands for today. History books and national historic sites across […]

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The 2014-15 season in television has graced audiences across the country with some of the most intense, scandalous and unpredictable storylines seen in quite some time. Television has especially become as diverse as ever, finally showcasing people of color in enthralling leading roles on successful shows such as, “Empire,” “Fresh Off the Boat,” “How to […]

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“I’ll see you again in 25 years,” Laura Palmer presciently said in the series finale of the ‘90s cult classic television series, “Twin Peaks.” During the first few months of 2015, it seemed like audiences finally would. When the series was canceled after only two seasons back in 1991, many devoted fans were frustrated at […]

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On March 9, a few short months after it was announced that the beloved paranormal-comedy film “Ghostbusters” was getting an all female-fronted reboot, Sony Pictures detailed new plans to develop a corresponding sequel. This time around, however, producers expressed interest in having the film contain, once again, an all-male cast. You might be asking: aren’t […]

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On Feb. 26, thousands of music lovers across the globe rejoiced as the music industry announced the decision to change the global release date for music to Friday instead of Tuesday, the decades old designated day for new music. The International Federation of the Phonographic Industry, known as the “voice” of the worldwide recording industry, […]

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As many fans of television know, all good things must come to an end — character arcs, individual seasons, entire series and even hosting duties. Yes, you read right, hosting duties. Take comedian and political satirist Jon Stewart, for example. After 16 years of hosting the extremely successful satirical news program “The Daily Show,” it […]

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