In the latest socially distanced episode of our Useful Idiots podcast, hosts Matt Taibbi and Katie Halper are joined by friend-of-the-podcast Shahid Buttar , a constitutional lawyer and 2020 challenger of Nancy Pelosi. For this week’s “Republicans Suck,” Matt and Katie take a look at a Tennessee GOP push to prohibit kneeling during the national anthem at college sports games. “This is the Republicans we grew up to love, the Dixie Chicks-hating Republicans. And this is frankly one of the reasons why they’re not getting as much sympathy as you might guess on the free speech front, because they’ll turn around and do stuff like this that undermines their entire argument against speech prohibitions,” says Matt. Related Stories Ava DuVernay Announces Spotify Podcast Series on Police Accountability Barack Obama, Bruce Springsteen Team Up for Spotify Podcast Related Stories Food, Family and Psycho Turkeys: 12 Off-the-Wall Thanksgiving Movies … [Read more...] about ‘Useful Idiots’: The Democrats Try to Cancel Fox News
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Products featured are independently selected by our editorial team and we may earn a commission from purchases made from our links; the retailer may also receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. As we spend more time listening in to virtual meetings, taking virtual classes , or just utilizing headphones more during the Covid-19 pandemic, there may be unintended damage being done to our ears. Constantly being plugged in while sheltering in place or turning up the volume to not get distracted by family members can have a long-term impact on your hearing. Even the best wireless earbuds for working at home can potentially contribute to other issues, such as headaches and ear pain, and you might not even realize it. “I’ve actually seen a number of patients who have noticed changes in their hearing, likely as a result of using their earbuds for prolonged hours while working,” says Dr. Erich Voigt, Associate Professor of Otolaryngology — Head & Neck Surgery, … [Read more...] about Can Wearing Headphones Cause Hearing Loss and Headaches?
David Fincher is teaming back up with Seven screenwriter Andrew Kevin Walker for a new project at Netflix. Based on Alexis Nolent's graphic novel series The Killer , the movie will be directed by Fincher and penned by Seven screenwriter Andrew Kevin Walker. Reportedly, Michael Fassbender is also in talks to star in a lead role, though his involvement hasn't yet been confirmed. Ceán Chaffin will be on board to produce the movie. A French graphic novel series, The Killer was first published in France in 1988. Consisting of twelve albums, the series was later published between 1998 and 2013 in the United States. The story follows a loner who works as an assassin who begins to psychologically struggle without any semblance of a moral compass, all the while being pursued by a skilled investigator looking to stop him. Just as compelling as it is violent, The Killer is certainly a story that's right up Fincher's alley. David Fincher has had his eye on adapting The … [Read more...] about Netflix’s The Killer Reunites Se7en Team with Michael Fassbender Eyeing the Lead
Academy Award winner Charlize Theron has become just as well known for her affinity for kicking ass and not taking any names as she has for her acting prowess, and now the Atomic Blonde star has doubled down on how serious she is about fronting a female-led movie in the Die Hard franchise. The actress has responded favorably to the idea in the past, and now she has once again declared what a great idea it is and how much she wants it to come to fruition. "Yeah, I mean, it's a great idea. That's why I replied on Twitter. Because I just thought that was kind of brilliant. I was like, 'This person needs to start pitching. That's a great idea.' And the fact that it would be two women, I was like, 'Yeah, sign me on.'" RELATED: Die Hard 6 Rumor Suggests Bruce Willis Is Ready to Return as John McClane One Last Time At the end of last year, Charlize Theron stamped her approval on the idea after replying to a social media post which read, "Lesbian Christmas rom-coms are … [Read more...] about Charlize Theron Praises Die Hard Twitter Pitch Featuring Her as the Lead: It’s a Great Idea
The upcoming sequel to the 1988 classic Coming to America is set to feature an illustrious cast of black actors from several generations. Leading the charge is Eddie Murphy, returning in the role of Akeem Joffer, who discovers he has a secret son. In an interview with CinemaBlend, Murphy revealed that the original plan had been for none other than Tracy Morgan to play his long-lost son, until the fact that Morgan is only seven years younger than Murphy forced the production to look for a replacement. "In the original idea, Tracy Morgan was gonna be my son. Three years into writing it, Tracy was the son, still. What changed was, we met with Tracy a couple times and it was like "Tracy looks the same age as me. How are we going to make this believable. How are we gonna make this be right? Tracy can't be Leslie's [Jones] son. So how are we gonna do this? Then it turned into, "hey, how about Tracy is the uncle?" RELATED: Eddie Murphy's Biggest Hope for Coming 2 America Is That It … [Read more...] about Tracy Morgan Almost Played Eddie Murphy’s Son in Coming 2 America, But It Just Wasn’t Right