Thursday, November 26, 2020

Culture

‘Stranger Things’ Is Coming Back For A Second Season

If you love the 1980s and watching nerd children bicker, here’s some fantastic news: Netflix just announced that Stranger Things has been renewed for a second season. The company also released a teaser clip, which previews the season’s nine episode...

Spike Jonze Directed A Bonkers Perfume Ad Starring Margaret Qualley

Spike Jonze isn’t a stranger to a short video. He made his name directing iconic music videos for acts like The Beastie Boys, Björk, Weezer, among others. While feature films likes Being John Malkovich, Adaptation., and Her elevated him...

Remembering Gene Wilder, Who Gave Voice To A World Of Pure Imagination

Not everyone has a voice they can call their own. Most voices come from somewhere; they’re derivative. Possibly you picked up the way your mother’s voice reaches into that higher register when she’s excited, or you liked the way...

The Winners And Losers Of MTV’s 2016 VMAs

A sentiment so well-known still bears repeating: MTV isn’t really the home for music and music videos anymore. But MTV’s Music Video Awards remains the most accurate and exciting reflection of contemporary pop music that exists. The drama, the...

The Demented, Violent Charm of ‘Lady Killer 2’

Walking through my comic shop Wednesday evening, I was in the mood for something new. Something I’d never read or had any particular interest in before. That’s when I saw the cover for the first issue of Lady Killer...

MTV Will Give Kanye The VMA Stage To Do Whatever He Wants. So What Will He Do?

Apple releases more and more emojis for which we can express ourselves and yet at times like this I can’t find any that properly capture my emotions. If you haven’t heard: According to TMZ, MTV will give Kanye West...

Some Of The Creepiest Stuff To Come Out Of 100 Years Of The National Park Service

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 bats, and spiders, and big-ass fish. Those are all fine in their place, but do...

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 other rapper, no other artist, has ascended from beloved talent to bona fide star as...

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 weren’t many films from the 2000s. And by not many, I mean there were six....

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 with an easy photo op. Everyone wins.For example, the city of Los Angeles recently announced...

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It might sound like sharing weed with your teen is a hip move, but it can actually get a person in deep trouble with the law.

Hemp: Marijuana Or Not Marijuana?

Since the signing of the 2018 Farm Bill in December, 2018, significant attention has been paid to the differences between hemp and marijuana.

Kamala Harris’s Thanksgiving Turkey Recipe Goes Viral On TikTok

A video illustrating Vice President-elect's 2019 recipe has been making the rounds over the past couple of days.

COVID Might Be The Least Of Your Worries If Traveling With Weed During The Holidays

Although COVID is the apparent threat in 2020, so is getting busted for marijuana possession.