2000s

tv

'Pen15' Is a Hilarious Way to Relive Your Middle School Trauma

The show is an "actual rainbow gel pen, in a sea of black and blue writing utensils."
Nicole Clark
2.19.19
feminism

Relive Your Childhood with Disney's Live-Action 'Kim Possible' Trailer

Here's the sitch.
Nicole Clark
12.7.18
thump news

Live Out Your Dream of Being a Mashup DJ with This Handy Website

It's a time machine back to the mid-2000s.
Alexander Iadarola
2.7.17
Features

Before the Rise of Girl Talk, A Green Day Mashup Album Showed the Form's Mainstream Potential

Eleven years later, we caught up with the former American radio DJ and Australian university manager behind Dean Gray's 'American Edit.'
Max Mertens
11.28.16
Gaming

Why Did We All Want to Kill Our Sims?

Remember taking the ladder out of the pool and leaving them to tire out and drown? Or intentionally setting their homes on fire and removing all the doors? This is why you did that.
Kristen Cochrane
11.17.16
Stuff

Thanks to Linkin Park There’s an Industry of Plastic Surgeons Fixing Those Giant Holes in Your Ears

Many of the Aught scene kids are having buyer's remorse about stretching out their earlobes.
Julia Wright
4.8.16
thump news

Danger Mouse Posts Unreleased Demo of The Rapture's “Every Little Thing”

Hear an outtake from the New York post-punk band’s 2006 sessions with the producer.
Benjamin Boles
4.1.16
deep dives

Revisiting the Old School UK Mix Series That Made Superstar DJs a Thing

Global Underground ushered dance music out of the era of the faceless jock—and laid the foundation for EDM celebrity culture in the process.
Joshua Glazer
10.9.15
Fashion

Nicky Hilton Wants Girls to Stop Dressing Like Celebrities

Nicky Hilton hopes her new book, <i>Style 365</i>, will help girls stop dressing like celebrities and start finding their own individual style.
Mitchell Sunderland
8.23.14