Erika M. Anderson, known as the artist EMA, has made a beautiful record about a disturbing, painful world on her new record Exile in the Outer Ring. Drawing on her childhood in South Dakota and her current life in Oregon, EMA’s new album is a creepy, static-laden document of the fucked-up crawlspaces of this country…
Unfortunately, one of the best shows on TV right now, Michaela Coel’s Chewing Gum, will not be returning for a third season.
There must be something in the air, because J.Crew Factory has had major discounts lately. Use the code ECLIPSE and take an extra 50% off all clearance items, which is insane seeing as practically everything is already marked down under $100. Maybe hold off on cleaning out your closet until after this sale is over.
Anissa Weier, one of two teenage girls charged with the 2014 stabbing of a classmate, Payton Leutner, on behalf of the “Slenderman,” a mythological monster created on an internet forum, has pleaded guilty to attempted second-degree homicide as a party to a crime, with use of a deadly weapon. The Associated Press …
The employees of NASA seem to spend a not-insignificant amount of their time debunking misconceptions ranging from minor to downright bananas. Today—on the occasion of our Great American Solar Eclipse 2017 Bonanza—is a big day for them.
St. Vincent has a new album coming in the fall, official title unknown, but we do know it will include a vocal performance from an underground British artist named “Kid Monkey.” And now we know that Kid Monkey is actually Cara Delevingne.
The oldest known original photo of a US president has been found and will be auctioned off by Sotheby’s. While John Quincy Adams looks very dignified in his portrait, he also looks like he’s plotting to kill us all.
Just days after deleting all the content on her social media accounts, Taylor Swift has posted a mysterious video to both her Instagram and Twitter feeds. It is 10 seconds long, it is completely silent, and it appears to be a fucking snake.
One of the more amusing things about cable news—and contemporary media in general—is its insatiable appetite for branding major (and occasionally minor) news events as overly designed cross-platform content packages. These are most often seen during moments of extreme tragedy (terrorist attacks, war) or extreme…
Donald Trump loves traveling, maintaining a lot of properties, sending his kids abroad on Very Important business trips, and living separately from his wife. This means the people charged with keeping him and his family alive are stretched a little thin, and have had issues getting paid for it. Now the Secret Service…
As you’ve heard, there’s a Total Solar Eclipse happening today at various times across the land, with varying visibility. We know what will happen: the moon will totally cover the sun as it makes its amazing orbital journey through the universe—an event rare for humans to witness.
The singer of the UK band The Architects called out a fan in the crowd during a show last week after he saw him grab a woman’s breast while she crowd surfed.
Ayyyy... what the shit was that?
In an interview with Rap Radar, Jay-Z addressed the elevator fight heard ‘round the world for the first time since it occurred—which was way back in 2014. And before you start salivating over the potential for tea, allow me to tell you he didn’t spill a damn thing. Or, at least not anything I was thirsty for.
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Workers at the University of Texas at Austin began pulling down the campus’s multiple Confederate statues late Sunday night, ten days before classes are scheduled to begin.
For those who want Beyoncé in every possible medium, her new coffee table book, How To Make Lemonade, became available for pre-order on Friday. The bad news is that you’ll first need to read an instructional pamphlet on How To Make A Bunch Of Disposable Income, because it’s...$300.
Joss Whedon’s ex-wife, Kai Cole, wrote a gut-wrenching personal essay for the Wrap today, detailing the conflict between her former husband’s vocal support of feminism and what Cole sees as his contradictory personal choices—namely, the several affairs that he carried out in secret over the course of their 16-year…