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Interviews

Ivy Sole Is the Philly Rapper Who Wants You to Forgive Yourself

The Charlotte-born, Philly-based rapper is turning her growing pains into poetry on her debut album ‘Overgrown.’
Kristin Corry
9.25.18
nba

Kevin Durant Gets Burned by Hannibal Buress: "If Y'all Lose This [2k17] Game, Will You Join Their Team Next Season?"

Ah, All-Star weekend. It's just desserts.
Liam Daniel Pierce
2.19.17
Music

The Only Way Britain Can Process Kanye West Is Via e-Petitions

Kanye West is too American for Brits to deal with. The only way they can cope is through petitions.
Joel Golby
12.1.15
Comics!

A Cowboy Purchases Some New Boots

In this comic by Tyler Boss, a cowboy goes in search of milk at the behest of a face that appears in his hand.
Tyler Boss
7.16.15
Stuff

My Parents Had Me Abducted and Sent to a Mormon Treatment Center

"At around two or three in the morning, two guys burst in the front door and held me down. I tried fighting back but they were both twice my size. They told me they were from West Ridge Academy and that they now had legal guardianship over me."
By Daniel J. as told to Stephen Keefe
2.19.14
tech

Here Is What the Urban Dictionary Looks Like on Google Images

Earlier this year London-based artist Ben West designed a Google Images dictionary titled, simply, "Google." The idea behind the 1,200-plus-page book was simple: Design some software to select and save the first Google Images result for every single...
Austin Considine
1.18.13
Photo

Taji’s Mahal - J'ouvert 2012

Pre-gaming the West Indian Day Parade at a J'ouvert party
Taji Ameen
9.22.12
Features

Is it OK For Middle-Class Rap Fans to Drop the N-Bomb?

Skimming the queue at Watch the Throne to find out if it's "Niggas in Paris" or "[ ] in Paris".
5.22.12
The Sundaes Issue

Aboriginal Headbanging

At the beginning of 2008, the Australian national news reported on a small, isolated Aboriginal community deep in the Northern Territory, aka the middle of nowhere, aka Satan’s Asshole, aka East Bumblefuck.
Jonathan West
8.2.08