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Spielberg Blasts #OscarsSoWhite: ‘No Inherent or Dormant Racism’ in the Academy


Hollywood titan Steven Spielberg became the latest industry figure to weigh in on the #OscarsSoWhite controversy on Thursday, saying in an interview that he does not believe there is “inherent or dormant racism” in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) and that he is “not 100 percent” supportive of the Academy’s dramatic rule changes to increase diversity within the organization.

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Affleck Says Obama Already Won Election

Affleck Says Obama Already Won Election

Time to take down those election year yard signs and peel your political bumper stickers off the Honda. President Barack Obama is on his way to winning a second term, according to actor/director/prognosticator Ben Affleck. The “Jersey Girl” star says

Show on Jesus' Wife Papyrus Delayed Amid Doubts

(AP) Show on Jesus’ wife papyrus delayed amid doubtsBOSTONThe premiere of the Smithsonian Channel’s documentary on a papyrus fragment that purports to show Jesus referring to his wife has been delayed until further tests can be done amid doubts about