Stories about Culture

Mar 02 2016

Hillary Clinton sprints to Super Tuesday delegate lead

Super Tuesday is underway for the. As Trump's victories piled up, he fired off "thank you" Twitter notes to the states that landed in his win column. Minnesota Republic...

Mar 02 2016

Aussie Mad Max crew party before Oscars

Going into Sunday Night's ceremony, The Revenant was the only film with more nominations than Mad Max , at 12. "If I had to vote, it would be 'Mad Max: Fury Road, '"...

Mar 02 2016

Diversity takes center stage at the Film Independent Spirit Awards

Leave it to good old fashioned journalism to throw off The Revenant's big night: Spotlight just won the Academy Award for Best Picture. In a striking contrast to ...

Mar 02 2016

NBA player Jeremy Lin addresses Asian stereotypes at Oscars

The joke was based on the stereotype of Asians being good at math. Rock's follow-up zinger about phones made by the children was in reference to rampant use of child lab...

Mar 02 2016

Oil rises as Russia sees support for output freeze

This is the reason why some producers have been proposing for a cut in production. The news sparked hopes the market would stabilise after sinking to near 13-year lows ...