That Star Wars Girl’s YouTube Channel Mistakenly Demonetized

One of the Fandom Menace’s most important YouTube creators experienced a bit of a crisis this week. Anna, better known by her YouTube moniker “That Star Wars Girl,” was searching for more information on the YouTube Partner Program when she mistakenly clicked on what she thought to be a link to learn more. Instead, a …

Kevin Hart Steps Down as Oscar Host

Well, that was fast. Two days after he announced he would host the 2019 Academy Awards ceremony, comedian Kevin Hart has “resigned” from the prestigious gig. This comes amid a controversy over some tweets and stand-up comedy bits about homosexuality deemed offensive by the usual “They” and the resulting outrage. The gist is, Hart was …

St. Jude Denied Livestream Money Amid Controversy

The pen really must be mightier than the sword, because it doesn’t even have to be unsheathed to cause harm. In preparing – specifically, in reaching out for comments concerning – an article about alt-right (whatever that means anymore) YouTube videos, and in particular their use of Super Chats during livestreams, the Wall Street Journal …

REVIEW: Friend Request

Unfriended, I mean Friend Request, is a technological horror film that centers around a girl getting haunted by another girl through Facebook. Oddly enough, this film isn’t even worthy of the comparison to Unfriended, the 2015 Skype-based thriller (which I actually enjoyed). Though it’s a bit silly to address, the title actually does make more …