Brendan Bures

Brendan Bures is the Culture Editor at The Fresh Toast.

Author’s recent posts:

Watch This Jerk YouTube ‘Star’ Get Taught A New York Lesson

New York City is a land where anything can happen. The congested, claustrophobic nature of...

Wes Anderson Shot A Very Wes Anderson Christmas Ad For H&M

A surprising reaction occurs whenever you watch a Wes Anderson production. Almost without your trying, you think, “Oh look. Wes Anderson doing Wes Anderson things.” Wild how that works.

Fresh Playlist: Black Friday 2016 Inspiration and Vibes

Virtually every Black Friday shopping experience involves long waits, petulant conversations, and general fatigue. It...

Black Friday: 9 Shopping Quotes From Celebrities To Help You Through

You can choose whatever metaphor for shopping you want on Black Friday, really. It’s like a zoo. It’s the frontlines of a war zone. It’s representative of our empty material obsessions over family time, but like, when else you getting that deal on a new TV?

Why I’m Inviting Shia LaBeouf To Thanksgiving This Year

I'm choosing Shia LaBeouf. I'm a huge fan of his abstract art projects and American Honey is one of my favorite movies this year. His upcoming Man Down also seems worthy of conversation.

Visualize the News: Celebs’ Support For Kanye, Kid Cudi Gives Hugs

Kanye cut two concerts short, canceled the remainder of his Saint Pablo tour, and called out Beyoncé and Jay Z.

So, Jennifer Lawrence and Emma Stone Texted For A Year ‘The Notebook’-Style

Following the introduction the two of them sent messages to each other every day for a year. Said Lawrence: “I feel like it was our version of The Notebook—365 texts.”

Taylor Swift And Drake Being A Thing Is Already Out Of Hand

On some level, we wish to assume the smug media position of being right. This Taylor Swift and Drake friendship/relationship/publicity stunt is real and happening and we tried to warn you.

Fresh Playlist: Jhené Aiko Goes ‘Maniac,’ The Weeknd Reunites With Robots

With new music flying like warp-speed through the various channels of the Internet, it can...

‘Arrival’ and ‘Nocturnal Animals’ Showcase Amy Adams As One Of Our Best Actors

About halfway through Tom Ford’s creative process, interrogation thriller Nocturnal Animals, one character describes another’s...