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Fantastic Album Covers Illustrated by Kids

There’s something endlessly charming and fascinating about seeing the world through a child’s eyes, especially when it comes to all things pop culture. Ah, their uncorrupt hearts. Artist Jon F. Allen … Read More

25 of the Greatest Madonna-isms

What do you give to the woman who has it all for her birthday? Respect was the best answer we came up with, which is why we’re honoring Madonna’s 56th with some of her greatest quotes. The silver-tongued Queen of Pop kicked off the festivities on her … Read More

Watch Alison Brie and Jennifer Lawrence in a Terrible ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’ Parody

There are a lot of jokes about vaginas in this Buffy the Vampire Slayer parody, tragically titled Muffy the… Read More

Refresh Your Commute: Travel To Work Better, Faster, Smarter

If you’re working, chances are you’re commuting. Whether it’s an hours-long drive, an inter-borough bike ride, or a subway/bus trip across town, we’ve got several ways to make the most of it. And when the long day is done, get a ton of recommendations for awesome events in … Read More

This Week’s Top 5 TV Moments: ‘Wilfred’ Reveals the Truth

There are scores of TV shows out there, with dozens of new episodes each week, not to mention everything you can find on Hulu Plus, Netflix streaming, and HBO Go. How’s a viewer to keep up? To help you sort through all that television has to offer, Flavorwire is compiling the five best moments on TV each week. Show More Summary

‘Frank’ Is the Absurdist Comedy the Absurd Music Industry Deserves

There’s a point towards the end of Frank where Jon, the fame-chasing albeit talentless bandmate of the excellent new film’s titular character, asks Frank’s parents, “What happened to him? Something must have happened to him to make him...Show More Summary

Twitter and Abuse: Some Users Are More Equal Than Others

After all we’ve read in the last few months about Twitter’s disinclination to solve the problem of people using the platform to anonymously abuse other users, hey, suddenly Twitter’s taking the problem seriously! In the wake of the godawful...Show More Summary

The 45 Greatest Concert Movies of All Time

Forty-five years ago today, the Woodstock Music & Art Fair got underway at Yasgur’s Farm in upstate New York, kicking off a weekend of music and memories for 400,000 attendees and four-and-a-half decades of wistful Boomer nostalgia.Show More Summary

The 5 Best New Songs We Heard This Week: My Brightest Diamond, Jessie Ware

Not gonna lie: kind of a slow week for new music. Dug deep for these gems, let’s get into it. … Read More

‘Outlander’ Renewed For Second Season

After just one aired episode, Starz has renewed Outlander for Season 2. Outlander, 

For the Weird Kid Who Has Everything: A Nicolas Cage Activity Book

Your film editor has a baby girl who is about to turn one, and my wife and I are looking ahead at the kinds of coloring books and activity literature that we’d like to start putting in front of her. There’s some good stuff out there, but I can’t help noticing that they’re all suspiciously short of one important element: actor Nicolas Cage. Show More Summary

Gillian Anderson Has a Sci-Fi Novel Coming Out This Fall

You always knew it would happen: Dana Scully wrote a book! The X-Files star Gillian Anderson has put her… Read More

Journalist and Screenwriter Jon Ronson on Writing ‘Frank,’ Twitter Shame, and His Real-Life Past With Outsider Art

Handsome Michael Fassbender wears a giant paper maché head with a face on it for the duration of the fantastic new movie Frank. That’s the weird selling point for a movie that’s ostensibly about a guy wearing a paper maché head, butShow More Summary

“The Right Sound at the Right Time”: Basement Jaxx on House Music’s Comeback — and Theirs

Twenty years ago, the house music scene was on fire. The diversity of the after hours crowd was remarkable: a rainbow coalition of people in wide-leg pants and fitted vests happily mingled, danced, got high and had TMI sexual encounters. Show More Summary

Here’s a Supercut of the Most Dreadful Movie Accents

This is a supercut that needed to happen: Indiewire has brought some of the worst movie accents into one very uncomfortable… Read More

Watch Trailer for ‘Wetlands,’ the Movie That’ll Make Your Skin Crawl and Heart Swell

You know how sometimes you’re shaving your butthole and you, like, cut part of it off? This universally familiar phenomenon… Read More

Watch: Taylor Swift Plays 13-Year-Old in Jimmy Fallon’s “EW”

Taylor Swift made a guest appearance on Jimmy Fallon last night, however incognito: she appeared as Natalie, a 13-year-old victim of… Read More

NYC & LA Like You’ve Never Seen Them

We tasked two incredible photographers with capturing their cities from a refreshing perspective for bottled Starbucks iced coffee. … Read More

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