‘Goncharov’: How Tumblr Invented a Martin Scorsese Movie That Doesn't Exist
We talked to the Tumblr fans who created “the greatest Mafia movie ever made” out of thin air.
Tumblr Brings Back Nudity, But Not Porn
"We’re not here to judge your art, we just ask that you add a Community Label to your mature content," the updated guidelines say.
Cripple Punk: The Disabled Young People Smashing Ableism
Spiked wheelchairs, studs and cigarettes – cpunk is about rejecting society's "inspiration porn" narrative of physical disability.
How 'My Year of Rest and Relaxation' Became an Unlikely Aesthetic Trend
TikTok and Tumblr are turning Ottessa Moshfegh's 2018 book into a style object, best paired with Chanel lipstick, perfume and bedsheets.
My Brother in Christ, You Made This a Meme
Calling someone or something your “brother (or sister) in Christ” can be lightly sarcastic or lovingly snarky.
Tumblr Is Trying To Win Back the Queer Audience It Drove Off
Tumblr might be the "queerest place on the internet," but people in the LGBTQ community say the platform drove them away.
Gen Z Are Already Nostalgic for 2014
It may have only been seven years ago, but the days of American Apparel tennis skirts and Tumblr are already being romanticised online.
TikTok’s LGBTQ+ Discourse is Just a Re-Run of Tumblr
Heated Tumblr discussions about "microlabels" are being rehashed by a new generation of queer kids—this time, with lip syncing and dancing.
KinkTok is Filling the Void Left Behind By NSFW Tumblr
TikTok is fostering a vibrant, sex-positive community of people into kink under the hashtag #KinkTok.
The Himbo Is the Harmless, Dumb Hottie of Our Dreams
Who needs a guy who's hot and mean when he could be hot and nice?
The Strange Decade In Online Feminism
Young women on the internet transformed feminism beyond recognition in the 2010s. Not all the changes felt beneficial, either.
This is How Queer Indian Artists are Responding to Instagram’s Crackdown on Nudity
While the famous photo blogging app is trying to cater to a wider audience, its existing users are witnessing a purge.