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Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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Past articles by Gavia:

Review: 'Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania' is a waste of everyone's time

Instead of giving Ant-Man a comedy film and Kang a serious origin story, Marvel combines the two and flubs both. → Read More

Amazon claims the $400 million Amazon Smiles users donated wasn’t impactful—sparking backlash

Small local charities are worried about losing funding as Amazon pivots to large-scale corporate charity projects. → Read More

Brad Pitt's abuse allegations were the elephant in the room at this year's Golden Globes

Hollywood insiders welcomed Brad Pitt with open arms, turning a blind eye to Angelina Jolie's abuse accusations. → Read More

A ‘Minions’ joke convinced all of TikTok that the Mona Lisa was stolen from the Louvre

The rumor originated with a tourist video of some police vehicles in Paris. → Read More

Even Dave Chappelle's biggest fans hate Elon Musk

Musk was booed for minutes on end after he joined Chappelle onstage this weekend. → Read More

‘Disgusted and outraged’: Kim Kardashian addresses Balenciaga child exploitation controversy—but won’t cut ties

This controversial ad campaign involved child models posing with teddy bears in bondage gear. Now fans want Kim Kardashian to cut ties. → Read More

Paying $20 for Twitter verification is cringe—and an invitation for fake news and abuse

Elon Musk reputedly wants to turn Twitter's blue checkmarks into a paid subscription service. → Read More

Review: ‘Glass Onion’ is a hilarious and cleverly-plotted sequel to ‘Knives Out’

With a more complex role for Daniel Craig's Benoit Blanc, 'Glass Onion' is another fantastic whodunnit - although perhaps not as sharp as its predecessor. → Read More

Here’s why SNL’s take on the Try Guys scandal was a total flop

This weekend's Try Guys sketch failed to understand why people care about the Ned Fulmer cheating scandal. → Read More

Jeffrey Dahmer TV series removed from Netflix's LGBTQ tag after online backlash

Some Netflix users were offended by the choice to place 'Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story' alongside queer TV dramas like 'Heartstopper.' → Read More

'Andor' is the antidote to copaganda TV, skewering its law-enforcement villains

Shockingly political for a Disney series, 'Andor' depicts its police characters as cruel, incompetent cowards. → Read More

‘The Rings of Power’ review: Amazon tries its best to copy Peter Jackson’s ‘Lord of the Rings’

This epic Middle-earth prequel boasts gorgeous production values - but the writing is a little thin. → Read More

‘He made her a teenage camgirl’: ‘Euphoria’ fans are blaming Sam Levinson for Barbie Ferreira’s departure

TV fandoms often criticize or even hate the creator of their favorite show, but Euphoria fans are taking things to a new level. → Read More

Ezra Miller reportedly filmed ‘The Flash’ reshoots between arrests this summer

DC fans are questioning why 'The Flash' remains on track while 'Batgirl' got canceled. → Read More

Why these Instagram ‘Momlife’ comics are suddenly so controversial

'Momlife' highlights the unbalanced workload between moms and dads, and this week it's all over Twitter. → Read More

'Stray' is already inspiring some incredible mods

Gamers are modifying the hit PlayStation game to play as their own cat... along with some more experimental mods. → Read More

Review: ‘Thor: Love and Thunder’ is a massive disappointment

This dull and unfunny sequel is a career low for Taika Waititi. → Read More

Chris Hemsworth gives a career-best performance as the villain in Netflix sci-fi thriller ‘Spiderhead’

With Hemsworth as the standout, 'Spiderhead' is otherwise a rather retro type of silly, high-concept sci-fi. → Read More

‘Imagine not knowing when to go home because it’s always light out’: TikToker shows what bars look like in Alaska at 11pm

In a TikTok captioned 'bars in alaska at 11pm,' @jennababyy.1 shows people drinking and hanging out in broad daylight → Read More

Recap: ‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ Part III sees Obi-Wan at his lowest ebb

Leia's optimism is a perfect counterpoint to Obi-Wan's cynical attitude, depressed after the fall of the Jedi. → Read More