Weinstein was terrified of a Chihuahua called Peanut who chased him when he barged into NYC home of production assistant he later raped, trial hears

October 5, 2017 – The New York Times reports Weinstein settled with eight women who accused him of unwanted physical contact and sexual harassment over three decades. Weinstein in a statement apologized for causing pain to colleagues and said he was taking a leave of absence and entering therapy. Reuters did not independently verify the […]

Everything We Know About the 1,000+ Hours of Original Shows and Movies Coming to Netflix in 2017

While there are still some premiere dates left to be announced, we were treated to a bevvy of information about what we can expect to appear in our Netflix queues over the course of the coming months, got a peek at what we can expect from the shows that will premiere this year, and learned […]

Bob Dylan’s 50 greatest songs – ranked!

9. Sad Eyed Lady of the Lowlands (1966) Dylan considered Sad Eyed Lady important enough to devote a whole side of rock’s first double album to it, as if it needed to stand alone. He subsequently couldn’t decide if it was an 11-minute masterpiece, or him “just [getting] carried away”: listening to its understated sound, […]

The Stacks: How The Berlin Wall Inspired John le Carré’s First Masterpiece

I wrote the book in a great rush over a period of about five weeks. I wrote it in the small hours of the morning, in my British Embassy hiring in Königswinter, in odd moments at my desk in the Embassy, and even at the wheel of my car as I crossed the Rhine back […]