YouTube, control your kids: How to stop more outrageous videos like Logan Paul’s

YouTube, control your kids: How to stop more outrageous videos like Logan Paul’s
Image: WireImageIt's easy to hate on Logan Paul. A 22-year-old YouTuber with 15 million subscribers, Paul made himself the poster child for shallow and gross behavior this weekend by posting a graphic video in which he finds the body of a man who died by suicide in Aokigahara forest, a sacred site at the base of Mt. Fuji. The video gained a million likes before Paul took it down. Bad enough that Paul yuks it up in the video

How Oprah’s Golden Globe award and powerful speech made history

How Oprah’s Golden Globe award and powerful speech made history
There's a reason why, throughout the Golden Globes, stars have been whispering her name like a prayer: Oprah.  The queen's acceptance speech for the esteemed Cecil B. DeMille award (essentially a lifetime achievement award) at the Golden Globes Sunday night was a rallying cry for the disenfranchised that managed to perfectly articulate the #MeToo moment.  SEE ALSO: The 6 best moments of the Golden Globes (obviously including Oprah) "It is not lost on me that at this moment there’s

Read Oprah Winfrey’s rousing Golden Globes speech

Read Oprah Winfrey’s rousing Golden Globes speech
(CNN)Oprah Winfrey accepted the Cecil B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievement at the Golden Globes on Sunday and delivered a moving speech that brought men and women in the audience to their feet. I want to thank the Hollywood Foreign Press Association because we all know the press is under siege these days. We also know it's the insatiable dedication to uncovering the absolute truth that keeps us from turning a blind eye to corruption and to injustice. To

Mariah Carey’s NYE hot tea is the first meme of 2018

Mariah Carey’s NYE hot tea is the first meme of 2018
(CNN)Mariah Carey does not need your redemption talk, s'il vous plait et merci. But admittedly, her New Year's Eve performance Sunday was infinitely better than the lip-synching disaster of 2016, and it was just weird enough to provide us with our very first meme of 2018. "Oh, it's a disaster. Okay, well, we'll just have to rough it. I'm going to be like everybody else, with no hot tea."The word iconic gets thrown around a lot, but really. Hot

YouTube to Launch New Music Subscription Service in March

YouTube to Launch New Music Subscription Service in March
YouTube plans to introduce a paid music service in March, according to people familiar with the matter, a third attempt by parent company Alphabet Inc. to catch up with rivals Spotify and Apple Inc.The new service could help appease record-industry executives who have pushed for more revenue from YouTube. Warner Music Group, one of the world’s three major record labels, has already signed on, said the people, who asked not to be identified discussing private talks. YouTube is also in talks

Rose Marie, actress and showbiz legend, dies at 94

Rose Marie, actress and showbiz legend, dies at 94
(CNN)Broadway and television actress Rose Marie, best known for her role as Sally Rogers on "The Dick Van Dyke Show," died Thursday, her publicist said, citing her family. She was 94.During a career that spanned nine decades, Rose Marie -- who went only by her first name professionally -- was also famous for appearing for years on the game show "The Hollywood Squares," which featured celebrities sitting in boxes on a life-size tic-tac-toe board. The website IMDb says she

This Netflix ‘Year in Review’ stat is honestly un-bee-lievable

This Netflix ‘Year in Review’ stat is honestly un-bee-lievable
Imagine seeing this almost once a day for an entire year.Image: Dreamworks / KobalYou won't beelieve how much some people love Bee Movie. One person is such a fan that, according to Netflix, they saw it 357 times in a single year.  SEE ALSO: Public binging on Netflix is more popular than you think That standout statistic comes from Netflix's annual "Year in Review" report (via Business Insider), which looks at viewership data compiled between November 1, 2016 and

Didn’t like ‘The Last Jedi’? Many fans had the same reaction to ‘Empire Strikes Back’

Didn’t like ‘The Last Jedi’? Many fans had the same reaction to ‘Empire Strikes Back’
Leia ends up with Han? Vader is Luke's what? Childhood ruined!Image: lucasfilmThe darker middle chapter of an expected trilogy was a crushing disappointment for many Star Wars fans. People had waited years for this sequel, and what did they get? Two main characters became uncomfortably connected. A whole middle-of-the-movie subplot went nowhere. And Luke Skywalker seemed irrevocably tainted after a surprise revelation.  We speak not of The Last Jedi, which — mild spoiler alert — has some fans upset

Danny Masterson denies rape allegations after being fired from Netflix’s ‘The Ranch’

Danny Masterson denies rape allegations after being fired from Netflix’s ‘The Ranch’
Image: greg gayne/netflixDanny Masterson, one of the main actors of Netflix's The Ranch, will be written off the show after being accused of rape, according to Variety. Allegations against Masterson were brought to the attention of Netflix executives, at least one of whom reportedly said this weekend that he did not believe the accusers. Four women have accused him of rape. SEE ALSO: 'House of Cards' will resume final season in 2018 without Kevin Spacey 4. Here is Danny

Queens of the Stone Age frontman kicks female photographer onstage

Queens of the Stone Age frontman kicks female photographer onstage
the KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas show in Inglewood, California, on Saturday night. If the news that a woman was assaulted at rock show surprises you, it, unfortunately, shouldn’t. “I saw him coming over and I was shooting away… The next thing I know his foot connects with my camera and my camera connects with my face, really hard,” she said. “He looked straight at me, swung his leg back pretty hard and full-blown kicked me in the face. He

Disney Explored Buying Fox Assets; Talks Now Dead

Disney Explored Buying Fox Assets; Talks Now Dead
Sky Plc satellite service in Europe, the person said. Disney wouldn’t acquire Fox’s broadcast network, Fox News, local broadcast stations or sports programming, the person said. The rise of online competitors Netflix, YouTube and Facebook has slowed the growth of the pay-TV business, and forced the companies that rely on it to explore new ways of getting bigger. Pay-TV distributors Comcast Corp., AT&T Inc. and Twitter Inc., the social media site, to distribute its video online. Fox tried to

Alibaba Singles’ Day Sales Hit $8.6 Billion in First Hour

Alibaba Singles’ Day Sales Hit $8.6 Billion in First Hour
Jack Ma is using this year’s event as a testing ground for his plans to revamp China’s $4 trillion traditional retail sector with technology, an experiment that could help the behemoth gain an edge in China’s saturated retail market. “The work that’s been done in the integration of offline and online, not just in terms of the technology integration, but the data and efficiencies for brands and the consumer through personalization has been enormous,” Alibaba President Mike Evans said

The Harry Potter movies are heading to HBO

The Harry Potter movies are heading to HBO
Galloping-freaking-gargoyles. HBO announced Thursday that it will be the only place to stream all eight Harry Potter movies starting Jan. 1, 2018. That's all eight movies on HBO GO, HBO NOW, and HBO On Demand whenever the heck you need them. SEE ALSO: Grab your boots and broomsticks Harry Potter fans, LeakyCon is headed to Texas HBO currently has the streaming rights for the Harry Potter universe film Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, and has recently streamed

Harvey Weinstein ousted from motion picture academy

Harvey Weinstein ousted from motion picture academy
Image: Yann Coatsaliou/AFP/Getty ImagesHarvey's out; will Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski be the next to go? The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has voted to revoke the lifetime membership of Harvey Weinstein in the wake of dozens of sexual misconduct allegations — immediately prompting questions about whether Cosby and Polanski will be able to retain their memberships. The decision to expel the executive came from an emergency meeting of the academy's 54-member board, which includes Tom Hanks,

Radio host discovers she got paid less than her male co-host. So he took a pay cut.

Radio host discovers she got paid less than her male co-host. So he took a pay cut.
Same job, except one person got 40 per cent less.Image: Sam Tabone/WireImage/GettyTake note, men. Comedians Dave Hughes and Kate Langbroek are both hosts on KIIS FM, a radio station in Sydney, Australia. They do the same job, ribbing off each other as you do on an afternoon show, but Langbroek was getting paid significantly less than her male counterpart. SEE ALSO: Women face pay inequality and have no path for advancement at Google, lawsuit claims "I found out last