Why Stephen Fry’s “Offensive” Quote is Total Bullshit

This quote, which gets passed around quite a bit (particularly following the┬áMartin Freeman shit from last week), has become an unfortunate call to arms for all rape joke apologists and casual racists. It's reached a point where "what it really means" has become eclipsed by what it's been taken to mean -- namely that you … Continue reading Why Stephen Fry’s “Offensive” Quote is Total Bullshit

Caitlin Moran’s Sherlock Fanfiction Stunt Isn’t a Big Deal

On Sunday, Caitlin Moran -- bestselling author of How to Be a Woman and longtime writer for The Times -- hosted a Q&A panel for the BFI following the screening of the newest Sherlock episode, due out New Year's Day. And people are pissed. Apparently Moran dared to ask stars Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman … Continue reading Caitlin Moran’s Sherlock Fanfiction Stunt Isn’t a Big Deal