Sometimes, When “All the Facts are In,” It’s Worse: The UC-Davis Pepper-Spray Report

UC Davis Pepper Spray Photograph by Louise Macabitas

You know how every time somebody in law enforcement does something that looks bad, we’re told that we should “wait until the facts are in” before passing judgment?

Concern Mounts For Occupy Oaklander Still In Police Custody

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Occupy Oakland concerned over condition of arrested occupier Khali (Marcel Johnson), in police custody since OPD raid at Oscar Grant Plaza Dec. 16, 2011

The Sound of Silence


A somber Paul Simon delivers a deeply moving performance of his song “The Sound of Silence,” at Manhattan’s ground zero on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 attack on New York City and the Twin Towers.

Mike Pedicone speaks about his dismissal from My Chemical Romance

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Following Mike Pedicone’s firing as drummer for My Chemical Romance last week he’s released a statement via Kerrang telling his side of the story…. well, kind of.

My Chemical Romance fires drummer Mike Pedicone

In a statement posted to, guitarist Frank Iero announces Mike Pedicone’s departure from the band.

Lady Gaga premiers video for “Yoü And I” (HD NSFW)

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Lady Gaga reveals her stunning and elaborate music video for “Yoü And I”, from her album, “Born This Way”.


Frank Carter is leaving Gallows Photo by MiseryXchord

The now legendary UK punk band Gallows today announce the departure of their frontman Frank Carter. Having redefined punk rock since the release of their debut album ‘Orchestra Of Wolves’ in 2006, Gallows brought punk rock kicking, screaming and snarling into the mainstream, climaxing with the harsh and bitterly angry ‘Grey Britain’ album in 2009 but are now set to embark on new paths.

Amy Poehler Thinks Planned Parenthood is Awesome, Pledges to Match Donations

Amy Poehler on Saturday Night Live © NBC Photo by Mary Ellen Matthews

Amy Poehler supports Planned Parenthood and urges you to do so, too. The “Parks and Recreation” star and “Saturday Night Live” alumni announces she will match every donation to the Planned Parenthood Action Fund dollar-for-dollar until Midnight on June 30th.

First Three No Flash, Oh yeah and give us all your pictures for free…

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Photographers do not want bands or their managements exercising any kind of control or restriction on their work, and signing away copyright, giving unfettered access, allowing editorial control and giving away free use are all unacceptable demands that no creator would accept whether they be photographer, writer, painter or even musician…