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After a Teacher Was Hazed With Spicy Curry, Fans are Rallying to Defend the Dish

A teacher in Kobe, Japan was force-fed spicy curry by his colleagues. In response, Japanese chefs are using a hashtag that means "curry did nothing wrong."
Taylor Hosking
10.22.19
Culture

After a 'South Park' Censorship Episode, China Deleted the Entire Show From the Web

The episode criticized American entertainment leaders for catering to China's censorship rules.
Taylor Hosking
10.8.19
Art

Banksy Has to Start Selling His Merch So Nobody Else Can

The famously anonymous global street artist's situation shows how hard it is for graffiti writers to avoid getting ripped off.
Taylor Hosking
10.6.19
Culture

'Freaks and Geeks' Understood That Popular Kids Aren't Cool At All

Twenty years ago, 'Freaks and Geeks' steered clear of the jock-cheerleader cliches to tease out high school's most relatable anxieties.
Taylor Hosking
9.28.19
Music

A Public Official Was Allegedly Ousted for Being Too Obsessed With Tupac

What, a 66-year-old high-level state employee can't send Tupac-related emails to 4,300 colleagues and bring 'Thug Life' cookies to his birthday?
Taylor Hosking
7.18.19
Music

Listen to Beyoncé's New Song From 'The Lion King'

"Spirit" will appear on the Bey-curated album, 'The Lion King: The Gift,' out July 19.
Taylor Hosking
7.12.19
Art

Art Collective Papi Juice Reminds Us That Nightlife Can Be a Revolution

"Our collective's work is more intentional than just a party. Our mission is to affirm and celebrate the lives of queer and trans people of color who exist all 24 hours of the day."
Taylor Hosking
6.27.19
Books

'Dressed in Dreams' Uncovers the Black Women Who Invented Modern Streetwear

"The book is for all of the everyday Black girls who made magic out of a dollar store T-shirt."
Taylor Hosking
6.26.19
Music

Taylor Swift's LGBTQ Anthem 'You Need to Calm Down' Is Pretty Clueless

Swift's new song is a failed attempt at advocacy.
Taylor Hosking
6.17.19
Celebrity

Beyoncé​ Is Great at Everything... Except Designing Clothes

Ahead of her long-teased collaboration with Adidas, her latest merch drop reminds us that her penchant for telling compelling stories doesn't show in her clothing lines.
Taylor Hosking
6.12.19
tv

Spike Lee Calls Black Artists to Action in This Season of Netflix’s ‘She’s Gotta Have It’

Shifting the focus to Nola Darling as an artist, the show highlights roadblocks for today’s Black creative class.
Taylor Hosking
5.29.19
CELEBRITIES

Rihanna's Latest Instagrams Prove We'll Buy Whatever She's Selling

We still have no idea what her Fenty line will look like, but at least our summer '19 nail color is set.
Taylor Hosking
5.29.19
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