Problematic

Culture

Question of the Day: How Do You Feel About the Word 'Cunt'?

"I just feel very shocked when people use it."
Lucy Andrews
7.4.19
tv

Ricky Gervais Might Have Caught Up with the Times

Netflix's 'After Life' reveals self-awareness from the man who has courted mawkishness and mediocrity.
Alex Hess
3.5.19
Views My Own

Why I Want to Stop Using Words Like ‘Woke’ and ‘Problematic’ in 2019

The issues we value should be disconnected from cheap terminology.
Noel Ransome
1.3.19
Dating

The Other 'Yellow Fever' – Why Are Some People Exclusively Attracted to Asian Women?

Exploring the sexual preference some people have for Asian women, and Asian women alone.
Julie Zhang
2.1.17
Objectively Correct Lists

These Problematic Music Videos Are So Lucky They Came Out Before Twitter Was a Thing

All your favorite bangers, ruined.
Sam Wolfson
Emma Garland
7.31.15
Longreads Or Whatever

Southern Hells: Redemption and Ridicule in Birdcloud's America

Meet the Nashville country-punk duo that is problematic with purpose.
Kirk Walker Graves
3.18.15
Stuff

Jeremy Clarkson and the War on British Dads

British dads are tired. They're stuck in a future that doesn't want them. Everything they like is lame, everything they do is boring, everything they say is "problematic." All they want is to live inside Jeremy Clarkson's brain.
Joe Bish
3.12.15
Stuff

Things You Learn When a Long-Term Relationship Collapses in Your 20s

Ending a long-term relationship is just like being born—there's a lot of crying and pain, and you don't know where you are.
VICE Staff
12.5.14