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  1. protests
    Cannes Film Festival Removed Activist Protesting Sexual Violence in UkraineThe naked protester interrupted the red-carpet premiere of George Miller’s Three Thousand Years of Longing.
  2. cannes 2022
    So, Uh, Jessica Chastain Plays Donald Trump’s Sister in Armageddon TimeAlongside her friends Anne Hathaway and Jeremy Strong.
  3. activism
    Pussy Riot Leader Escaped Russia Dressed As a Food-Delivery Worker“It sounds like a spy novel,” Maria V. Alyokhina said.
  4. best of c-span
    Trevor Noah Brings Clapter, Impressions to White House Correspondents’ DinnerWith guest appearances from James Corden, Billy Eichner, and POTUS.
  5. today in dystopia
    Rudy Giuliani Unmasked As Ungodly Human Jack-in-the-BoxPut it BACK in the box!
  6. what would walt do
    A Member of the Disney Family Has Come Out as TransTheir father, Roy P. Disney, made a $500,000 donation to the HRC.
  7. documentary
    Sean Penn Is Working on a Documentary in Ukraine … Right NowHe and his crew have relocated to Poland.
  8. live from the white house
    Press Secretary Jen Psaki Reportedly Joining MSNBCShe’s said to be in talks to leave the White House for Peacock.
  9. weak apologies
    Disney Is Trying to Find the Guy Who Did ThisOh so now they want the Don’t Say Gay bill repealed.
  10. politics
    A Breakdown of Cultural Institutions Boycotting Russian InvolvementSpotify plans to make a full exit from the Russian market by April.
  11. #disneysaygay
    Disney Employees Stage Walkout Over Donations to ‘Don’t Say Gay’ Bill BackersDisneyland employees were allegedly told they could not wear pride or trans flag pins to show their support today.
  12. russia invasion
    Pink Floyd Removes Their Music From Digital-Music Providers in RussiaRoger Waters also writes an open letter condemning the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
  13. choices
    Disney ‘Pausing’ Florida Donations, Says Self-proclaimed ‘Ally’ Bob ChapekThe company plans to increase support “to combat similar legislation” to the “Don’t Say Gay” bill, Chapek said.
  14. to the border
    Maksim Chmerkovskiy Plans to Go ‘Join Efforts on the Ground’ Supporting UkraineThe Dancing With the Stars alum said he experienced “survivor’s remorse” after leaving the country.
  15. tech
    RT America Shuts Down Amid Russian State-Media BansRT America released a memo today announcing layoffs in New York, L.A., Miami, and D.C.
  16. heart don’t fail me now!
    Disney+ Deplatforms Russian Princess AnastasiaIt’s about preexisting licensing agreements, not war.
  17. international streaming
    Looks Like Netflix Is Pausing Its Russian Original SeriesThe company also refused an order to host Russian propaganda earlier this week.
  18. movies
    Several Major Studios Pause Releases in Russia Due to Invasion of UkraineAffected titles include The Batman, Turning Red, Belfast, and Morbius.
  19. classical music
    Met Opera to Stop Working With Pro-Putin ArtistsAnna Netrebko will not perform for the next two seasons.
  20. madonna
    Madonna ‘Can’t Take It Anymore,’ Shares Remix Video in Support of Ukraine“We support you President Zelensky!!” she wrote in the caption of the fanmade video.
  21. kim there’s people that are dying
    AnnaLynne McCord Has Some (Spoken) Words for PutinWhy? “I know I could easily have moved in the direction of becoming a dictator myself,” she says in an interview.
  22. geopolitics
    No, Russia Won’t Actually Get to Compete in Eurovision Amid Ukraine InvasionOrganizers walked back a previous statement allowing the country to perform in May.
  23. mask off
    Okay, Which Masked Singer Is Rudy Giuliani?Vulture investigates.
  24. lip bite
    Nancy Pelosi and Hamilton Commemorate January 6 by Posting CringeDear Lin-Manuel Miranda, what to say to you?
  25. the view
    Bari Weiss Is One of The View’s Potential Meghan McCain ReplacementsCursed switcheroo.
  26. what the (laurel) hell?
    Barack Obama(’s Gen-Z Intern) Is Excited for New Mitski, TooObama’s Spotify Wrapped.
  27. only girl (in the republic)
    Barbados No Longer Has a Queen, But It Does Have a RihannaThat’s the Right Excellent Robyn Rihanna Fenty, National Hero of Barbados to you.
  28. vulture quiz
    Who Said It: Matthew McConaughey, Kang, or Kodos?Take our quiz to test your knowledge!
  29. movies
    Asghar Farhadi Declares That Iran Can Withdraw A Hero From Oscars ConsiderationThe filmmaker made a rare statement clarifying his anti-government stance on Instagram.
  30. the law
    A New York Bill Could Limit Use of Rap Lyrics in CourtTwo lawmakers specifically cited Tekashi 6ix9ine in proposing the legislation.
  31. capitalism
    Biden Administration Sues to Halt $2 Billion Simon & Schuster AcquisitionIn an antitrust case to prevent Penguin Random House from buying its competitor.
  32. protests
    Everything We Know About the Netflix Employee Walkout“This isn’t cancel culture but an avoidance of accountability,” an organizer said at the event.
  33. the industry
    Sally Rooney Won’t Let Israel-Based Publisher Translate Her Latest BookShe said she welcomes a translation of Beautiful World, Where Are You that aligns with her boycott of Israel.
  34. trailer mix
    Four Hours at the Capitol Trailer: ‘The Mob Is the Weapon’The HBO doc on the January 6 riots premieres October 20.
  35. casting couch
    Colman Domingo to Play Activist Bayard Rustin in Obamas’ First Narrative FilmRustin, from Higher Ground Productions, also stars Chris Rock, Glynn Turman, and Audra McDonald.
  36. snl
    James Austin Johnson’s Biden Brokers a Deal in SNL Cold OpenFor the 47th season premiere.
  37. last night on late night
    Seth Meyers to MSNBC: Give Little Steven a Political Show, You CowardsCall it Little Steven, Big Ideas and put it on after Maddow.
  38. the music man
    A Trump Aide Would Play ‘Memory’ When He Needed to Calm DownYes, the Cats song.
  39. covers
    Jason Isbell Actually Made That Georgia Covers AlbumGeorgia Blue is out October 15, featuring Brandi Carlile, Julien Baker, Brittney Spencer, and more.
  40. last night on late night
    It’s Monday Morning, So Here’s John Oliver Talking Belarusian PoliticsIn which Last Week Tonight deploys the teddy-bear school of diplomacy.
  41. brain worms 2020
    Addison Rae Says Trump Is Not All That, But She Still Wanted to Meet Him“I consider myself a friendly person …”
  42. trailer mix
    Barack Obama and Bruce Springsteen Are Turning Their Libcast Into LiblitThe news arrived alongside a trailer showing Obama test-driving one of Springsteen’s convertibles.
  43. #freebritney
    #FreeBritney Reaches Congress, Prompting Bipartisan Conservatorship Bill“Under the FREE Act, we would Free Britney,” a co-sponsor of the bill said.
  44. elections
    Kiefer Sutherland to Play Eleanor Roosevelt’s Husband in The First LadyShowtime’s anthology series also stars Gillian Anderson, Michelle Pfeiffer, and Viola Davis.
  45. choose your own dystopia
    Ancient Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom Travel Through Time and to Your TVIn support of the For the People Act.
  46. last night on late night
    John Oliver Raises Prison-Heat Awareness on Last Week Tonight For many with health conditions, a hot-cell summer can be deadly.
  47. theory
    Grimes Wants Communists to Give AI a Chance“If you think about it, AI is actually the fastest path to communism,” she said in a new TikTok.
  48. let’s get ready to rumble
    Ziwe Baits Andrew Yang Into an InterviewHas he … seen the show?
  49. jokes
    What I Learned After My Joke About Israel-Palestine Went ViralComedian Sammy Obeid has performed material about the conflict for years. Now, more people are listening.
  50. comedy festivals
    Ramy Youssef Reflects on Performing at First Palestinian Comedy Festival“i wanna be able to get heckled in gaza.”
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