TV tonight: David Baddiel explores modern-day antisemitism in Jews Don’t Count

David Baddiel: Jews Don’t Count 9pm, Channel 4 “If we controlled things, wouldn’t we have better PR?” Sarah Silverman, David Schwimmer and Miriam Margolyes talk to David Baddiel about modern-day antisemitism in this excellent documentary. He asks why the progressive left doesn’t seem to see it as a form of discrimination, using examples such as … Read more

‘Wakanda Forever’ cast on how film explores shared experiences of Black and Latinx people: ‘Our wounds are so similar’

Black Panther still stands as , with the 2018 Best Picture Oscar nominee not only featuring a predominantly Black cast but also exploring the complexities of what it means to be African (as represented by its hero, Chadwick Boseman’s T’Challa) versus African American (via the worldview of its antagonist, Michael B. Jordan’s Killmonger). So it … Read more

The It List: ‘I Love You, You Hate Me’ unpacks rise and fall of Barney the Dinosaur, ’38 at the Garden’ doc explores how

The It List is ‘s weekly look at the best in pop culture, including movies, music, TV, streaming, games, books, podcasts and . Here are our picks for Oct. 10-16, including the best deals we could find for each. ( Entertainment may receive a share purchases made via links on this page.) STREAM IT: I … Read more

Microsoft explores investment in Indian gaming platform Zupee

Microsoft has held conversations to invest in the Indian play-to-earn gaming platform Zupee in recent weeks and proposed to potentially lead a funding round of over $100 million, two people familiar with the matter told TechCrunch, the latest in a series of bets from the cloud services giant to expand its business in the key … Read more

‘Strange World’ Sneak Peek: Disney Explores Its Animated Legacy in New Sci-Fi Adventure

. With ’s animated sci-fi adventure “” (opening theatrically November 23), the studio leans into its legacy just as it prepares to celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2023. In fact, legacy is the theme of this film about a racially mixed family of explorers venturing into uncharted territory. The Clade clan centers on legendary patriarch … Read more

‘Teleholic’ essayist Elissa Bassist’s new memoir Hysterical explores screen culture through a feminist lens

Elissa Bassist is not an actor, though she has played one on TV. “I’m a teleholic,” the essayist, humor writer, and editor of the tells EW. “And I grew up sprayed in the retinas by the male gaze — where women onscreen are fallen in love with reluctantly or gagged briefly or suffer from head … Read more

Netflix explores cloud gaming as it looks for new hires

Netflix requests the help of cloud gaming specialists in its recent job listing posts, a possible hint at what’s to come for its ongoing gaming venture. As noted by , the company is on the hunt for a with experience handling “cloud gaming challenges,” a who can support Netflix’s “cloud gaming service,” and other related … Read more

The It List: ‘Dark Side of Comedy’ explores the controversial and tragic stories of the industry’s most popular comics,

The It List is ‘s weekly look at the best in pop culture, including movies, music, TV, streaming, games, books, podcasts and . Here are our picks for Aug. 15-21, including the best deals we could find for each. ( Entertainment may receive a share purchases made via links on this page.) WATCH IT: Dark … Read more

Study of Facebook friendships explores how economic mobility works in the US

A large-scale study of Facebook data sheds new light on the ties between Americans — and how those relationships in turn shape economic outcomes. A research team led by Harvard economist Raj Chetty published the results today across in the journal Nature, exploring how social connections lead to economic opportunity. The researchers examined data from … Read more

Boy Scouts Doc Trailer ‘Leave No Trace’ Explores Alleged Century-Long Sexual Abuse Cover-Up (Exclusive)

The first trailer for offers a revealing look inside the alleged century-long sexual abuse cover-up by the Boy Scouts of America that resulted in over 82,000 men coming forward with allegations of sexual abuse. Executive produced by , directed by Emmy winner and Oscar nominee and presented by ABC News Studios, the Imagine Documentaries and … Read more