Guy who threw banana peel at Dave Chappelle in 2015 is now suing him

A little more than three years ago, Santa Fe’s self-described “court jester” Christian Englander was so incensed by Dave Chappelle’s onstage ribbing of his “sensitive” artist friend, that he decided to defend said friend’s honor. Did this self-styled wag fire back some quips about Chappelle’s relevance, or explain…

Appeals court tosses Olivia de Havilland's Feud suit, keeping the world safe for trashy TV movies

In a precedent-setting ruling that ensures, among other things, cable channels’ constitutional right to churn out scandalous, ripped-from-the-headlines TV movies, a California appeals court has tossed out 101-year-old Academy Award-winning actress Olivia de Havilland’s lawsuit against Ryan Murphy. Specifically, de…

Real-life Conjuring guy was possessed by desire for young girl, gross report says

There’s a whole lot of God in the Conjuring franchise, and not just because it’s about a demon-hunting couple that shouts things like, “In the power of God, Jesus, and the Holy Spirit, I condemn you back to hell!” No, Ed and Lorraine Warren—the real-life couple whose experiences inspired the films—were true-believer…

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200+ musicians have signed an appeal to overturn Blurred Lines lawsuit verdict

The good news for Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke is that their 2013 track, “Blurred Lines,” is still being talked about all these years and pop songs later. The bad news is that most of the chatter has been about the copyright lawsuit brought by Marvin Gaye’s family, who claimed that Williams had infringed on the…