Morgan Spurlock says he's "part of the problem" in sexual misconduct confession

Documentary filmmaker Morgan Spurlock has shared a lengthy essay on Twitter about the recent trend of sexual harassment accusations, saying he has watched “hero after hero” come forward with their stories as “man after man” falls “at the realization of their past indiscretions,” and he says he’s been wondering when…

Morgan Spurlock says he’s “opening” his own “fast-food joint”

Morgan Spurlock became famous thanks to the documentary Super Size Me, which chronicled his journey to become the world’s biggest fast-food fan by eating nothing but McDonald’s for an entire month. (That’s what it was about, right?) Now, he’s finally leveraging that success into something more lucrative than a career…

In Semi-Prominent Negro, W. Kamau Bell finds the performing confidence to match his wit

In Semi-Prominent Negro, his first stand-up special, W. Kamau Bell wonders how he’s become the go-to black guy for news shows, at least “when Al Sharpton won’t take the phone call.” Bell’s position as one of the perceived black voices in comedy runs throughout the uniformly hilarious set (CNN refers to him as a…

Internet responds as expected to Disney movie about white “Sudanese Princess”

Gather ’round, children, and let us tell you a bedtime fairy tale. Disney is making a movie. A simple movie about simple dreams. It’s a dream many little kids can relate to: wanting to be a princess. In this movie, one devoted father decides to make his child’s dream come true. He ventures to a far-off region of the…

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Morgan Spurlock to adapt everything that happens in the world, thanks to Associated Press deal

The newspaper business may be going the way of the dodo—not to mention magazines, TV, CDs, DVDs, and every other non-cellphone-based medium. But its lifeblood, The Associated Press, will live on to nourish a new form of content provider: Morgan Spurlock. The Super Size Me and One Direction: This Is Us director has…