John Paul Stevens says Kavanaugh shouldn’t be on Supreme Court
Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens said on Thursday that he did not believe Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh should be confirmed, citing his "performance in the hearings" before the Senate Judiciary Committee last week. The 98-year-old spoke before a crowd of retirees in Boca Raton, according to the Palm Beach Post. Stevens said…
From Homecoming to Dirty John, 10 podcasts that have inspired TV shows
A radio play in the form of a podcast, Homecoming follows Heidi, a caseworker at an agency dedicated to rehabilitating former soldiers. But as she grows close to a patient, she begins to suspect the facility has sinister motives. The podcast was created by Eli Horowitz and Micah Bloomberg, and stars Oscar Isaac and Catherine Keener.…
GOP leaders all but guarantee Kavanaugh confirmation
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell gave away very little about his feelings while he spoke to reporters. He was joined by Republican members of the Senate Judiciary Committee (left to right): Sens. Thom Tillis, Chuck Grassley, John Cornyn, Orrin Hatch and Mike Lee. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Republican leaders insist they don’t speak for the…
Indonesia tsunami: 1-year-old girl found alive under debris
PALU, Indonesia — Wuhan is just 1, but her face already tells a story. When a 20-foot-high tsunami roared into Palu after an earthquake hit, it tore through everything in its path. Wuhan was swept into the water and disappeared for 24 hours. It turns out Wuhan was trapped underneath the rubble in her family's…
Lodge 49 renewed for second season
Rejoice, fans of Lodge 49 (a highly discerning group of folks which includes myself and EW TV critic Darren Franich, who recently declared it to be his “favorite new drama of 2018”). AMC today announced that it is renewing the network’s Thomas Pynchon-meets-The Big Lebowski-meets-the-Freemasons series for a second season. It also confirmed that Wyatt…