The singer continued: "Women have a really hard time being the champions of other women even if. they are posing as intellectual feminists. Im sorry i spent 5 minutes with her. It makes me feel raped. And yes I'm allowed to use that analogy having been raped at the age of 19. Further proof that the venerable N.Y.T. Is one of the founding fathers of the Patriarchy." … [Read more...] about Madonna Said She Felt ‘Raped’ by New York Times Magazine Profile
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For a long time, Epstein seemed untouchable. And even after a 2018 investigation by the Miami Herald reporter Julie K. Brown led to renewed prosecutorial interest in the financier and to his being taken into custody in New York, he remained unknowable. The meme sparked by his death by hanging last year in a prison cell—“Epstein didn’t kill himself”—points to the murkiness of even his demise. Salacious questions abound: Did Epstein routinely provide politicians, royals, and public figures with trafficked women, some of them underage, to compile a dossier of blackmail material? Possibly, according both to one of his accusers, who claims his Virgin Islands home was wired with cameras, and to heavy hints made by Epstein himself. Was he a transhumanist who wanted his head and penis to be frozen after his death? Apparently. How did he build his fortune? Despite substantial efforts at untangling his wealth, no one really knows. … [Read more...] about How Is Jeffrey Epstein Still So Elusive?
Fans of Beyoncé have been vocal about the Grammys not recognizing Lemonade, the star's sixth studio album released last April, which was critically lauded and became a cultural touchstone of 2016. It is the second time she has missed out on winning album of the year after her self-titled 2013 album lost to Beck's Morning Phase in 2015. … [Read more...] about Solange Tweets-and-Deletes Criticism of Grammys Diversity After Beyoncé Loses Out on Best Album
"When you go to vote on a piece of music—at least the way that I approach it—is you almost put a blindfold on and you listen. It's a matter of what you react to and what in your mind as a professional really rises to the highest level of excellence in any given year. And that is going to be very subjective." … [Read more...] about Grammys Boss Doesn’t Think the Awards Have a Race Problem At All
The Grammy Award-winning singer has yet to publicly comment on her protest outside of Trump Tower, nor is it known if she plans to again protest against the election result. A spokesperson for Gaga could not immediately be reached for comment at the time of publication. … [Read more...] about Lady Gaga Holds Election Protest Outside of Trump Tower