Paget Brewster can’t stop crying about Eleanor Roosevelt on Drunk History

An episode of Drunk History centered on the Roosevelts is a dream come true. I love the Roosevelts. I watched all 14 hours of Ken Burns’ The Roosevelts: An Intimate History. I won’t go so far to say that Drunk History’s take on this historical family is more informative than that of Ken Burns. But it’s certainly more…

Anna Kendrick is mad that Independence Day 2 recast Mae Whitman’s part from the original

Earlier this week, we reported that It Follows’ Maika Monroe had been cast as President Bill Pullman’s daughter in Independence Day 2. This seemed like pretty standard news, since Monroe has been riding a solid hype wave after her performance in 2014’s The Guest. Also, we’re talking about Independence Day 2 here, so…

The most memorable thing about The DUFF is its ugly-duckling heroine

A DUFF, in the parlance of this movie (and presumably teens—if they weren’t using it before, they’ll be using it now), is the “Designated Ugly Fat Friend” that pretty, skinny girls rely upon to serve as the metaphorical troll guarding the bridge of their affections. That’s pretty harsh, and the ugliness of the…

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Watch Lena Dunham, Mae Whitman, and Natasha Lyonne lip-sync for women’s rights

Lena Dunham, Carrie Brownstein, Mae Whitman, Natasha Lyonne, Miranda July, and a bevy of other famous and somewhat fabulous ladies just got together via the Internet for “You Don’t Own Me,” a new Lesley Gore-endorsed lip-sync clip in support of a woman’s right to choose and/or choose who they vote for this November 4.…