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Some Of The Creepiest Stuff To Come Out Of 100 Years...

Nature is freakin' creepy. It's full of things that could outrun, out-fly, or out-climb feeble humans. It makes weird noises at night. It has...

How Chance the Rapper’s Grandmother Cursed His Career For the Better

By now it’s all but written in stone: 2016 has been Chance the Rapper’s year. It might even be written in stone, too. No...

Debating, And Correcting, The 100 Greatest Movies Of The 2000s List

When the BBC polled 62 international film critics last year to rank the 100 greatest American movies of all-time, an interesting omission mostly went unmentioned: There...

Cities and Celebrities: Proposing 8 New Holidays for Hometown Heroes

Cities love claiming their hometown heroes. It gives people a sense of pride in where they're from, lets celebrities return home heroes, and provides the mayor...

Why Frank Ocean Is The Perfect Star For Our Digital Age

Was the art worth the wait?Following four years of online agitated anticipation, of Tumblr rumors and Canadian DJs tweeting false hope, Frank Ocean released...

Potiquette: Should I Smoke Weed With My Dad?

Dear Ms. Pot,The other weekend, I was visiting my parents at our family cabin on Martha’s Vineyard. One night, after a big lobster feast,...

The Benefits Of Being An Ugly Guy

I'm not handsome. I'm not moderately handsome, I'm not classically handsome, I'm not even Turner Classic handsome. Now before you all climb atop your...

Now *This* Is How You Celebrate Olympic Gold

This year’s Olympics have provided us with plenty of memorable moments and memes to fill any jingoistic reserve. There’s the ongoing #LochteGate, which cause...

Why Frank Ocean’s Fans Went Crazy

Frank Ocean loves cars. He isn’t shy about it either.His debut mixtape/album nostalgia, ULTRA. features that bright orange 1980s BMW E30 M3, his supposed...

From Dumpster Diving To Pick-Up-Truck Pools, Philly Rules At Staying Cool

Don't tell Philly they can't soak their butts in non-traditional vessels. It won't end well.Philadelphia officials dared try to stop the dumpster pool trend, a seasonal...