Of Course James Toback is a Sexual Predator. Have You Not Seen His Movie Titles, General Aesthetic?

They say stereotyping is wrong. That judging a book by its cover is something we should never do. And yet, when it comes to profiling a sexual predator, one can’t help but look to the prototypical disgusting, sleazoid aesthetic of James Toback, all overweightness, paleness and baldness for confirmation that …

Gossip Girl: Why There Will Never Be Another Gossip Queen as Powerful as Hedda Hopper

For those out of touch with the 1950s, Perez Hilton has nothing on the original gossip queen, Hedda Hopper. Like most gossip columnists, Hopper had failed at what she really wanted to do: Be an actress. Born as Elda Furry (no incongruous name ever tends to be real–save for Madonna …