Comedian and Friday Star Anthony Johnson Dead at 55

RIP AJ Anthony Johnson Shirt , who was known for his parts in Friday and House Party, died earlier this month. Anthony “A.J.” Johnson, an actor and comedian known for his roles in Friday and House Party, has died. He was 55. Johnson’s rep confirmed his death to PEOPLE “with great sadness.” The actor was … Read more

Perhaps The World’s Biggest Fan Of Halloween

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When you’re stumped on finding the perfect look for Halloween, a superhero costume almost always saves the day. While there’s always the reliable last-minute Clark Kent get-up (think a basic Superman tee beneath a half-opened white button-down) — there’s also no shortage of inspiration from the recent lineup of releases from Marvel and DC Comics. … Read more

I Didn’t Even Like Halloween As A Child. It Seemed Like Begging To Me

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Hard candy, like sour balls, especially the individually wrapped ones, would probably hold up well, but how many kids actually want sour balls these days? Chocolate bars would probably not fair well, as they would probably bloom. Now, blooming doesn’t reduce its edibility, but it doesn’t look nice, and most kids would object, and most … Read more

Along With Shock And Sadness Came Activist Organizing And Offers Of Assistance From Across The Country

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The full meaning of Senate Bill 8 and how it would impact anyone who can become pregnant shocked people across the state. The legislature had, in effect, declared dead in Texas the 1973 Supreme Court ruling known as the Roe decision, which legalized abortion in the U.S. When the full impact of SB8 was known … Read more

With Abortion Now Effectively Illegal In Texas, Abortion Rights Activists Say They’re Devastated

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The law, which is the most extreme abortion restriction in the country, went into effect at midnight Wednesday. It bans women from getting abortions after six weeks of pregnancy, which oftentimes is before a woman knows she’s pregnant. Abortion providers had filed an emergency request asking the Supreme Court to step in before the ban … Read more