When Megadeth founder/singer/guitarist Dave Mustaine was growing up, the troubled teen -- like a lot of his own fans would later -- found an escape from a shitty life and comforting solace in hard rock and heavy-metal music. "It was the one thing I could always count on to make me happy," he refle ... More >>
There are certain things not protected by free speech. The one commonly used as an example is screaming "FIRE!" in a theater when there is no fire. The safety of people takes precedence over your right to act like an asshole. So, when Darrell Reynolds walked into a showing of World War Z last Friday ... More >>
Louis Gohmert doesn't need evidence. He doesn't need proof, or sourcing, or the ability to back up a claim with anything other than the vitriol in his voice and the consternation in his gut. All he needs is an idea, and a microphone, and away we go. Gohmert's idiocies idiosyncrasies have brought pl ... More >>
Texas claims three of the top spots.
Breaking new ground in incoherence and stupidity.
Welcome to Ask Willie D, Rocks Off's advice column where the Geto Boys MC answers reader questions about, in his own words, "funny, serious, unpredictable, diverse coverage of real-life shit." Got some real-life shit bothering you? Ask Willie D! BABY MAMA DRAMA I have joint custody of my son. I ... More >>
retelling the stories of better movies.
Gangster Squad's cop-turned-screenwriter faces the thin blue line edit.
Movie violence has never been better — or more reckless.
Madonna's Sex book turned 20 years old this week. The literary capstone on pop music's most frankly sexual career (sorry, Prince), the glossy collection of softcore smut managed to shock even the Material Girl's most ardent fans, crossing a few lines that many weren't entirely aware existed. Gay se ... More >>
Like any and all lists, the Martin Prosperity Institute (MPI)'s list regarding the best music scenes in the country will leave most of you passing out side-eyes and stares. Easy to spot and digest, Nashville, New York and Los Angeles ranked 1-3, but after that it's a complete flaming crapshoot. Th ... More >>
If you're not familiar with Representative Louie Gohmert, we kind of envy you. Scant hours after last weekend's horrific mass murder in Aurora, Colorado, Gohmert called in to a Heritage Foundation morning radio show called "Istook Live" and, when asked his opinion on the shootings, gave an off-the-c ... More >>
Since Friday morning we have been inundated with opinion and speculation about the movie theater massacre in Aurora, Colorado. Yesterday the suspect James Holmes was brought before a judge, and the nation got its first look at the gunman, with his mop top of dyed orange hair and dazed -- almost care ... More >>
Update: In an incredible coincidence, The San Antonio woman killed by a gunman near Denver last night, Jessica Ghawi, had been at the Toronto mall shooting in early June, where one person was killed and seven wounded, according to her blog. She said she had an "odd feeling" and left the mall moments ... More >>
Patti LaBelle case: Airport worker told West Point about cadet incident, cadet gets suspendedThe former West Point cadet who's suing singer Patti LaBelle's entourage for allegedly assaulting him at Bush Intercontinental Airport last March has added an airport operations worker to the list of ... More >>