The Thing

10.26.16

This Towel Covers Your Private Parts with Private Parts

Ken Kagami’s collaboration with THE THING Quarterly undresses censorship and body politics with a fluffy bath towel and an essay from Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg.

7.26.16

The Thing Is Arizona's Most Mysterious Attraction

The Thing is advertised on billboards stretching hundreds of miles, from Arizona to Texas, but it's impossible to understand The Thing until you're staring right at it.

11.2.15

I’ll Never Love a Console Like I Loved My Original Xbox

It was a beast, bigger than me, but even when it broke down and my grades were slipping, I stuck by Microsoft's first games console.

9.8.15
7.26.15

The Strange Inside Story of the Legendarily Bad, Never-Released Fantastic Four Movie from 1994

The original Fantastic Four movie was supposedly only made to help a German film company retain rights to the characters—but no one told the director.

3.3.15

Here's the $70,000 Superhero Sculpture You Can Buy at the Armory Show

An aging Thing from Fantastic Four takes root at New York's premiere art fair.

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2.4.15

We Talked to the Guy Behind 'Every 90s TV Commercial Ever'

According to creator Dez Dolly, the viral video started out as branded content before it "scared the living shit" out of the sponsor.

10.31.14

Horror Legends Describe the Scariest Things That Have Ever Happened to Them

Featuring Stories from Wes Craven, John Carpenter, Clive Barker, and more.

9.19.14

Winters in Antarctica Are Not for the Faint of Heart

From April to August, life in Antarctica is isolated, brutally cold, and physically taxing—but some return year after year for the thrill of living there.

4.21.14

How to Disappear in America

It's 1977, and I’m crossing America—Florida to California, Interstate 10, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana… endless miles across South Texas, New Mexico, Arizona. I’ve got two cats and my first wife in the car, a battered 1964 Plymouth Valiant. We’re...