It was a rite of passage that helped me feel empowered enough to defy other people's expectations and follow my own instincts. Every teenager needs something like that.
Those born in the 90s largely missed out, not only on all the economic prosperity and the golden age of comfortable flannel shirts, but on the films that the laid-back era produced.
The venue for some of my most beloved childhood memories is finally being torn down after a decade of desertion.
Harry Shearer, the actor who voices half of the characters, has announced he's leaving the show. Is this the final nail in its coffin, or should we just shut up and let the kids enjoy it?
Some discussions only happen when you're at your drunkest and most self-righteous. Cherish them before they're gone.
I'm sick of everyone pretending this sweaty mess is the universe's ultimate pastime.
Dave reminisces about the 2010s with some meddling teenage tourists of the underworld.
Twenty years since its release, LucasArts' oddball road trip is a journey entirely unto itself.
Will Russell was depressed, homeless, and down on his luck until he came up with the idea to start a festival for The Big Lebowski fans. Since this, his life has been on the upswing.
A tribute to the country's vanishing independent corner shops.
From Matthew McConaghey to Twitter nerds, it seems everyone on the internet lost their shit over the new Star Wars trailer.
With great national support for the legalization of marijuana, the America of 2015 is Amsterdam compared to the zeitgeist that birthed Cartoon All-Stars to the Rescue 25 years ago.
I spent my youth in the Spanish resort on Majorca island, surrounded by horny, pissed-up Brits on vacation. They were animals.
Things change around you. The new wave replaces the older wave, and it turns out the older wave is you. But if you've been around, surely you know there are more things to be sad about.
Dontnod's episodic game seems to take place somewhere outside of time, both now and then, today and yesterday.
If you were hungry and in Melbourne at some point the late 90s, you might remember Smorgy's. We look back at what made the place so memorable.
Stereotyped as inbred and backwards, "the Island" might be crappy, but it's a difficult bubble to leave.
According to creator Dez Dolly, the viral video started out as branded content before it "scared the living shit" out of the sponsor.
I married someone to fill a void in my life, and he just made that void larger until I was finally strong enough to leave.
Starring thinkpiece pop, Killer Mike, rave nostalgia, and the same boring white guys with guitars.
Some guy is getting a quote of something I wrote tattooed on his body. This is a dream come true for a younger me, but now I'm not sure if I'd call this success.
A look back at the falling green goop that was a mainstay on Nickleodeon in the 90s and helped define the childhood of a generation.
The Buzludzha was a great monument to the communist regime. Now it's just a wasteland.
The crowd-pleasing Oscar-winner about the world's most successful idiot returned to theaters in honor of its 20th anniversary, so we decided to see if the movie still holds up.