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Sarah Churchwell on Madonna: She remains the hero of her own story

The academic and author on the inspiration of Madonnas feminist legacyFor me, it was Americas smartest businesswoman; 23 years later, the magazine would identify her as the highest-paid celebrity in the world, earning $125m (77.4m) in 2012-2013. She has sold more than 300m records worldwide and her singles have made…
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MoviePass is struggling and the memes are brutal

MoviePass is in a whole lot of trouble.Image: Darron Cummings/AP/REX/ShutterstockAs you've likely seen or experienced already, MoviePass is in all sorts of trouble. On Friday, the service went down amid revelations the business ran out of money to pay for movie tickets. Service was restored on Monday, but screenings were…
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Of course Elon Musk used Twitter to share Tesla’s business plans

Tesla CEO Elon Musk does things a bit differently.Image: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty ImagesIt certainly felt like a whim or marijuana-infused trolling, but Elon Musk's tweet Tuesday morning about taking his now-publicly traded electric car company private is just how the Tesla CEO operates. SEE ALSO: Elon Musk is serious about taking…
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You’re paying for Trump to promote his golf courses

(CNN)Forget "Make America Great Again." What President Donald Trump truly cares about is "MTGA" -- "Make Trump Great Again," and we saw another example of this objective over the weekend. Trump, playing the role of a pitchman, used his trip to Scotland as an infomercial to help his financially ailing…
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