Counterculture of the 1960s

VIDEO: Chris Brown Reacts To Aziz Ansari's Joke About Him on SNL

During his monologue on Saturday Night Live, Aziz Ansari said Donald Trump was the "Chris Brown of politics." Billboard has Ansari's joke and more on Chris' reaction - click to watch. -Mike Draup Photo: USA Today
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Jack Nicholson Retiring After 60 Years In Hollywood

Jack Nicholson is one of the biggest movie stars of all time, gathering 12 Oscar nominations in his career, but it sounds like he's officially retiring. The 79-year-old's last significant film role was in 2010's "How Do You Know." The news comes from Jack's friend and fellow actor Peter Fonda. -...
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Why People Are Mad At Ellen

No one is ever mad at Ellen ... until now. Many fans are protesting against gospel singer Kim Burrell's scheduled appearance on Thursday. According to Vulture, she went on a homophobic rant while preaching at her Houston-based congregation last week. A Change.org petition against her appearance on...
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Not Many Rock Stars Get This Honor, But Jimi Hendrix Just Did

p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px Helvetica; color: #454545} California researchers have named a new plant after Jimi Hendrix. The plant, found in Baja California, Mexico, has been christened Dudleya hendrixii, or "Hendrix's liveforever," after a researcher was jamming out to...
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Bob Dylan Sending A Surrogate To The Nobel Prize Ceremony

In an effort to make sure the Nobel Prize committee never picks a musician again, Bob Dylan says he's too busy to attend the ceremony in Stockholm on December 10th to pick up his literature prize. But it's cool, he's sending a stand-in. Rock goddess Patti Smith will be there in his place and will...
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John Lennon Went 'Mean Girl' To Paul McCartney In Unearthed Letter

It's the stuff rock 'n roll legend is built on - sex, drugs and egos. A 1971 letter from John Lennon to Paul McCartney shows how strained their friendship was after Lennon left The Beatles. The letter, which is up for auction this week, is a response to an article from Linda and Paul McCartney that...
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Saturday Night Live Opens Post Election Show Without Comedy?

America was pretty excited for Saturday Night Live this week (including me). It was a crazy election night - How would SNL tackle it? They sort of didn't, at least not at the beginning where political sketches usually appear. The show opened with Kate McKinnon, dressed as Hillary Clinton,...
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VIDEO: The Chicago Cubs And Bill Murray On 'Saturday Night Live'

Aside from the election, the Chicago Cubs winning the world series was the biggest story of the week. And that was reflected on Saturday Night Live. What did the team do? They sang of course. Wait, what? And SNL alum Bill Murray joined them. -Mike Draup Photo: USA Today
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Nobel Prize Committee Can't Find Bob Dylan To Give Award

Last week Bob Dylan became the first musician to win a Nobel Prize for Literature, but where is he? The Nobel Prize committee has been trying to reach Dylan, but announced they have given up after five days. He's even performed a couple of concerts since the award was announced but hasn't mentioned...
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