Taylor Hosking

tv

The Stars of 'Pose' On Why the Show's Greatest Gift Is Its Happy Endings

Billy Porter, MJ Rodriguez, and Janet Mock reflect on the second season's joy, glamour, and radical hope in an interview with VICE.
Taylor Hosking
6 hours ago
Hip-Hop

Rappers Like Megan Thee Stallion Are Writing a New Feminist Canon

Their lyrics offer unique perspectives on womanhood in an era where new generations are remaking the rules.
Taylor Hosking
a day ago
tv

'Crank Yankers' Is Coming Back, But No One Answers Their Phone Anymore

The Comedy Central prank call show's stacked lineup includes Jimmy Kimmel, Kathy Griffin, Abbi Jacobson, and Tiffany Haddish. But who's picking up random phone calls in 2019?
Taylor Hosking
8.14.19
tv

Eddie Murphy Is Dolemite in the Trailer for Netflix's New Blaxploitation Biopic

'Dolemite Is My Name' shows how the raunchy action genre took Hollywood by surprise in the '70s.
Taylor Hosking
8.12.19
tv

Where to Watch 'All That,' 'Rocko's Modern Life,' and All the Other 90s Shows That Are Getting Remakes

Because everyone knows reboots really just make you want to watch the original.
Taylor Hosking
8.8.19
tv

The Times Changed, But 'Orange Is the New Black' Didn't

The show's attempts to make prison life entertaining undermine its mission of exposing harsh realities of incarceration.
Taylor Hosking
7.30.19
Nightlife

How Today's Ballroom Leaders Are Fighting a History of Appropriation

After decades of outsider celebrities treating the lifestyle like a trend, the community is keeping its own members at the forefront.
Taylor Hosking
7.22.19
stream of the crop

Beyoncé's 'Lion King' Anthems and 7 More of the Week's Best Albums

Micro rock songs and ornate noise make up the rest of this week's essential listening.
Colin Joyce
Josh Terry
Taylor Hosking
Will Schube
7.19.19
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
7.17.19
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
7.10.19
Playlists

Everything About America Is Terrible Except for This July 4th Playlist

This compilation of songs from artist-activists like Megan Thee Stallion, Beyoncé, and Lil Nas X are patriotic in their own way.
Taylor Hosking
7.3.19
Film

30 Years Later, 5 Brooklynites Remember 'Do the Right Thing'

"I fear that it will still be as relevant in another 30 years...but the film gives me hope still. It's art in the face of hopelessness."
Taylor Hosking
6.28.19
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