Conservative Website Howls at ‘Simpsons’ for Mocking “Right-Wing Nutjobs” and Ayn Rand
Don’t shoot the messenger — or, err, smash the Keurig? NewsBusters, dedicated to “exposing and combating liberal media bias,” is targeting the FOX series over campaign advice given to mayoral challenger Marge Simpson in Sunday’s episode.
DC Comics Fires Longtime Editor Following Sexual Harassment Claims
DC Comics has axed editor Eddie Berganza following a BuzzFeed News report on sexual harassment allegations that go back years. What is this strange new world where high-ranking men face consequences for their behavior?
Take Back the Workplace, #MeToo Marches Storm Hollywood
Oh yeah, it’s because of direct action like this! Shout out to the Women in Animation members and supporters who participated!
Sanrio Announces Plans for Hello Kitty’s Birthday Month
The adorable little merchandise icon turned 40 on Nov. 1, and the occasion is being marked with collabs with Barbie, Snapchat, baby shoe brand Freshly Picked, “positive vibes” bracelet co. Rastaclat and — most importantly — Torti Wines.
New ‘Gotham by Gaslight’ Trailer
Bats the crimefighter faces Jack the Ripper in the new spot debuted via IGN. Due out next year on disc and digital, Gotham by Gaslight is based on a one-shot ’80s title that put the Dark Knight’s detective skills to the ultimate Victorian-era test.