Grant Pardee

Film

Mission: Impossible Is the Best Film Franchise of the Last 20 Years

Marvel, Harry Potter, Transformers, Bourne, the Fast and the Furious – nobody has even come close to touching Tom Cruise's action series.
Grant Pardee
7.19.18
movies

People Are Saying This Christian Surfing Movie Is the Next 'The Room'

'Surfer: Teen Confronts Fear' is a surreal meditation on faith and surfing, with the writer/director/producer also starring as a ghost made of squid ink.
Grant Pardee
3.30.18
VICE vs Video games

Whatever Happened to the Mascots of Our Beloved 90s Platform Games?

From Mario to Donkey Kong to Sonic the Hedgehog, we chronicled the highs and lows for our favourite mascots.
Grant Pardee
1.28.15
The Future According to VICE

Social Media Is Going to Get More Anonymous and More Ubiquitous in 2015

The future of socia
Grant Pardee
1.17.15
VICE vs Video games

Where Are All the Christmas-Themed Video Games?

Most holiday-themed titles are cheaply produced or downright weird, leaving us without a true video game equivalent of A Christmas Carol or "Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer."
Grant Pardee
12.23.14
News

Bill Cosby is Losing His TV Show Because of the Rape Allegations

Besmirched by sexual assault allegations, the comedian is on a losing streak with sponsors and television networks.
Grant Pardee
11.20.14
Alex Miller's New Column

The Sega Dreamcast Was Weird, Fun and Gone Too Soon

To me, Sega's failed console will always be the best thing that ever happened to video games.
Grant Pardee
11.13.14
ENTITLEMENT Podcast

The Guy Behind the DadBoner Twitter Account Explains Internet Fame

Comedian Mike Burns is the creator of @DadBoner, the ongoing story of Karl Welzein, a divorced dad who loves Van Halen and muscle cars.
Grant Pardee
9.3.14
News

We All Might Want to Be a Little More Freaked Out About Toledo's Water Crisis

If this happened in California, people would rip one another apart.
Grant Pardee
8.5.14
Stuff

The Potato Salad Kickstarter Is Incredibly Stupid

And that's why you should support it.
Grant Pardee
7.9.14
Stuff

Stupid Fucking Cat Circus

Star cat, Tuna, rings a bell and looks cute, but is mainly just a total dick.
Grant Pardee
5.8.14
Stuff

Russia's Newly Acquired Battle Dolphins Are Like Drones That Swim

Dolphins are currently known for being smart and having good sex. With a smart rebrand, drones could be thought of as just as cute and cuddly as the marine mammal.
Grant Pardee
4.5.14
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