Alex Zaragoza

Senior Culture Editor - Culture, Entertainment & Latinx Issues

alex.zaragoza@vice.com
Film

Quentin Tarantino Accuses 'Kung Fu Panda' of Ripping Off 'Kill Bill'

We look forward to seeing the kids' version of 'Reservoir Dogs.'
Alex Zaragoza
4 days ago
Music

Katy Perry's Latest Track Is Evidence That Pop Is Out of New Ideas

Perry's first single after losing a copyright infringement lawsuit illuminates an issue in pop music: it all sounds—and looks—too similar.
Alex Zaragoza
8.12.19
Culture

10 Essential Books That Illustrate Toni Morrison's Literary Legacy

The Pulitzer Prize-winning author and Nobel laureate died on Monday. Here is a primer of her work that most vividly brought to life the Black experience.
Alex Zaragoza
8.8.19
Music

Brave: Pitbull Reveals He Enjoys Threesomes

But the shocking plot twist in the new "3 to Tango" video raises the question: would we have one with John Travolta dressed as Pitbull?
Alex Zaragoza
8.5.19
Celebrity

Mindy Kaling Is Finally Changing Her Disappointing Track Record on Diversity

After years of falling short with POC, Kaling is trying to create a more diverse Hollywood. Can she win back the viewers she's let down?
Alex Zaragoza
Ankita Rao
8.2.19
tv

'Stranger Things 3' Seems to Be Moving Backwards on Its Treatment of Women

Female characters on the popular Netflix series are stuck in clichés as dated as their perms.
Alex Zaragoza
7.11.19
Celebrity

Taylor Swift Keeps Stirring Up Drama and Getting Owned by Receipts

Her latest debacle with Scooter Braun and her former label has us asking: How is she so bad at this?
Alex Zaragoza
7.2.19
Film

Hello Kitty Is Probably About to Be Ruined in a Stupid CGI Movie

Given what's happened to other childhood faves (RIP, toothy Sonic), there are a lot of ways this could go.
Alex Zaragoza
6.28.19
tv

'The Office' Leaving Netflix Will Force Fans to Develop Actual Personalities

They might just have to start defining themselves by their love of dogs, pizza, or yoga.
Alex Zaragoza
6.28.19
Celebrity

No One Is Good Enough to Work for Beyoncé

A viral Twitter thread reminds us that not one mortal walking this Earth is qualified to collect a check from Queen Bey.
Alex Zaragoza
6.25.19
Music

Yup, People Are Having Sex While Wearing AirPods

A new study of sexually active music fans also found that folk aficionados cry during sex and those into country are also...into role-play?
Alex Zaragoza
6.14.19
Celebrity

The Vengabus Is Coming, and It's Back to... Fight Political Corruption?

The late 90s Eurodance group Vengaboys has become an unexpected mascot for Austria's left, and we have some questions.
Alex Zaragoza
6.4.19
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