Beckett Mufson

Reports on arts, culture, film, television, animation, memes, and weird news. I'm VICE's preeminent Rick and Morty expert, look at me. Virtual reality enthusiast. Reality denier. 

Chicago

Here Are the Wildest Photos of the Polar Vortex Ravaging Chicago

Temperatures have dropped below -28 Celsius.
Beckett Mufson
1.31.19
Culture

'Family Guy' Is 20 Years Old and Australia Still Can't Decide if It Sucks

Seth MacFarlane's animated sitcom has been offending people for 20 years, today.
Beckett Mufson
1.31.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Someone Stole Banksy's Tribute to the Paris Shooting Victims from the Bataclan

The stencil was jacked from the music venue where 90 people lost their lives in a 2015 attack.
Beckett Mufson
1.28.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Christian Bale's 'Satan' Comment Started an Unhinged Feud Online

People are riled up about the 'Vice' star's quip during his Golden Globe acceptance speech.
Beckett Mufson
1.8.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

'Rick and Morty' Fans Are Extremely Pissed Off About the Show's New Clip

This is not a good look.
Beckett Mufson
1.3.19
Culture

The Ten Most Blood-Curdling, Heart-Pounding Movie Screams of 2018

You scream, I scream, we all scream, because everything is terrible.
Beckett Mufson
12.31.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

People Want to Fuck the Grinch

The next hot millennial trend is, apparently, wanting to perform anilingus on the furry green man-beast who stole Christmas.
Beckett Mufson
12.18.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The 'Dark Crystal' Prequel Series Has an Unbelievably Stacked Cast

Featuring Mark Hamill, Keegan-Michael Key, Helena Bonham-Carter, and many, many more.
Beckett Mufson
12.17.18
Culture

Sex Bloggers Say Tumblr Is 'as Good as Gone' After Porn Ban

"That's what tech does. It harnesses people for profitability, and then it destroys their worlds when capitalism decides we're not useful enough anymore.”
Beckett Mufson
12.4.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch the Trailer for Netflix's New True Crime Series 'The Innocent Man'

It looks like an even darker 'Making a Murderer.'
Beckett Mufson
12.3.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

George R.R. Martin Wants to Make ANOTHER New 'Game of Thrones' Show

It sounds like a version of 'Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead' set in Westeros.
Beckett Mufson
12.2.18
obituary

SpongeBob Made the World a Better, More Optimistic Place

Stephen Hillenburg, the creator of one of the most beloved characters of all time, passed away after being diagnosed with ALS last year.
Beckett Mufson
11.28.18
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