Ex-NXIVM Sex Cult Member Reveals Allison Macks Role in Gruesome Branding Ceremony

NXIVM, the star-studded sex cult that recently landed actress Allison Mack under vile crimes within a sub-sorority known as Dominus Obsequious Sororium, which loosely translates to master over slave women. The indictment against Mack and Raniere charge the leader and his second in command with sex trafficking, sex trafficking conspiracy, and forced labor conspiracy. In a statement, United States Attorney Richard P. Donoghue website, Keith Raniere insisted that the sorority is not part of NXIVM and denied any association with the group. Former NXIVM member Sarah Edmondson recalled her experience in expos about the cult. That piece was a turning point, putting Raniere on New York Times that she was part of a secret sisterhood within the larger NXIVM organization. …

The new nerds: how Avengers and Game of Thrones made everyone geek out

Fans have followed and pored over the incredibly long, detailed and complicated narratives of the Marvel Universe and the Westeros saga for a decade. Will we ever scale such heights of geekdom again? In our speeded-up world, last weekend could be considered uneventful, but in one respect it will go down in human history. This was Peak-Geek Weekend a moment of unprecedented, unrepeatable pop-cultural excitement that was global in scale. Never, in the field of human geekdom, has so much geeking out been done by so many, over the long-awaited climaxes of two of the most supremely geeky properties ever made. At the cinema, Avengers: Endgame set itself most expensive single episode ever filmed, of one of the most watched, …