Beckett Mufson

Reports on arts, culture, film, television, animation, memes, and weird news. I'm VICE's preeminent Rick and Morty expert, look at me. Virtual reality enthusiast. Reality denier. 

Chicago

Here Are the Wildest Photos of the Polar Vortex Rocking Chicago

Temperatures have dropped below -20, which feels more like -40 with wind chill.
Beckett Mufson
1.31.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Someone Stole Banksy's Tribute to the Paris Shooting Victims from the Bataclan

The stencil was jacked from the music venue where 90 people lost their lives in a 2015 attack.
Beckett Mufson
1.28.19
Culture

Why Does the Sun Make Some People Sneeze?

A little girl's drawing on Reddit sheds light on why some people react to sunlight with an "ACHOO!"
Beckett Mufson
1.24.19
NETFLIX

Watch the Trailer for Jake Gyllenhaal's Dark New Horror Movie 'Velvet Buzzsaw'

He teamed up with the director of 'Nightcrawler' and a stacked cast, including John Malkovich, Toni Collette, and Natalia Dyer.
Beckett Mufson
1.10.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Christian Bale's 'Satan' Comment Started an Unhinged Feud Online

People are riled up about the 'Vice' star's quip during his Golden Globe acceptance speech.
Beckett Mufson
1.8.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

'Rick and Morty' Fans Are Extremely Pissed Off About the Show's New Clip

This is not a good look.
Beckett Mufson
1.3.19
Culture

The Ten Most Blood-Curdling, Heart-Pounding Movie Screams of 2018

You scream, I scream, we all scream, because everything is terrible.
Beckett Mufson
12.31.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The World Is Fully Ending in the New ‘Men in Black: International’ Trailer

Luckily for humanity, Tessa Thompson and Chris Hemsworth are packing serious heat.
Beckett Mufson
12.20.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch Hellboy Get Smacked Around by Giants in a New Trailer

David Harbour's upcoming film has a stacked cast and more folkloric baddies than you can shake a rock-hard, red fist at.
Beckett Mufson
12.20.18
The Nice Guide to Right Now

This Neighborhood Turned a Sad, Dying Weed into an Incredible Christmas Tree

After spotting the thing growing out of a crack in the sidewalk, they decked it out with tinsel, lights, ornaments, and a red and white tree skirt.
Beckett Mufson
12.20.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

People Want to Fuck the Grinch

The next hot millennial trend is, apparently, wanting to perform anilingus on the furry green man-beast who stole Christmas.
Beckett Mufson
12.18.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The 'Dark Crystal' Prequel Series Has an Unbelievably Stacked Cast

Featuring Mark Hamill, Keegan-Michael Key, Helena Bonham-Carter, and many, many more.
Beckett Mufson
12.17.18
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