Saturday Night Live shows just how much of a joke the first presidential debate really was

Last night’s Saturday Night Live went for the lowest of the low hanging fruit last night: the first presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. The show introduced Alec Baldwin as Trump for its cold open sketch, with Kate McKinnon reprising her role as Clinton. Last week’s presidential debate was ready for satirical treatment,(…)


Google apologizes profusely for ‘mic drop’ April Fools’ joke

Google has already killed its controversial “mic drop” April Fools’ joke from Gmail, but the company went even further this afternoon with a detailed apology and a post-mortem on what went wrong. Attached as an update to the top of the original Gmail blog post, the apology explains how the joke feature, which added an obnoxious Despicable(…)


Rob Thomas apologises after making racist joke about Aboriginal Australians

It’s been a humbling few days for American singer and Matchbox 20 frontman Rob Thomas, who apologised after making a racist joke about Aboriginal Australians at a concert. Thomas was playing at Melbourne’s Rod Laver Arena in Australia as part of his “The Great Unknown World Tour” on Saturday, when in between songs he conversed(…)