Those picketing and launching online “anti-trafficking” campaigns against the porn supersite are part of a strange anti-porn operation with ties to Trump and the Christian right.
Tarpley Hitt is a Los Angeles-based reporter at The Daily Beast, covering internet culture, entertainment, and courts. She has worked for Miami New Times, the Miami Herald, and the Philadelphia Inquirer. Send her tips at email@example.com
Disney is firing workers by the thousands while its executives cling to their exorbitant bonuses. And the battle to reopen Disneyland is getting more desperate.
As the president was treated in the hospital, the Trump campaign held indoor events and top officials said they wouldn’t quarantine despite their exposure.
Glynndana Shevlin, 60, has worked at the Disneyland Hotel for 32 years. But now she is left waiting and worrying if she’s one of the 28,000 “Cast Members” who will be laid off.
The California governor vetoed a bill that would have provided some of the 28,000 recently laid off Disney workers (and others) with additional COVID-19 work protections.
Dave Bugliari, a superagent representing Bradley Cooper and others, has started a Hollywood management firm with hedge funder (and big-time Trump backer) Steve Cohen.
The “Mighty Ducks” actor is running for president. He clears the air (sort of) to Tarpley Hitt about his ties to Jeffrey Epstein and more.
Angelenos were curious who’d placed 66 boulders in a tunnel to ward off the homeless. Turns out it was the guy who wrote “Varsity Blues,” “Point Break” and… “Trump’s America.”
Workers and their worried spouses reveal to The Daily Beast that Disney is not only underreporting its COVID cases but clearing COVID-positive employees to return to work.