Words

Words

This Tokyo Art Party is a Clusterfuck of Clichés

"Paint Your Teeth" was more awkward than avant-garde.
Mike Sunda
5.24.19
Culture

How Words Like Aquafaba, Kombucha, and Queso Got Added to the Dictionary

We asked Merriam-Webster how they decide what words make the cut.
Natalie B. Compton
3.9.18
Internet Exploring

Some Nerds Used Algorithms to Find Out Which Word Is the "Most Hip-Hop"

They also discovered that "racism" is one of the words that is most central to Kanye West's work, whatever that means.
Phil Witmer
10.9.17
Broadly DK

Words About Love in Other Languages that Should Exist in English

These may come in handy next time emojis fail you.
Laila Tyack
4.12.17
relationships

What the Word You Use to Describe Your Partner Says About Your Relationship

"Babe", "Better Half", "Hubby", "Squeeze", or the worst: "Partner in Crime".
Angus Harrison
3.8.17
Stuff

24 New Human Emotions That Were Invented This Year

From Apron-huddling to a Zuckerpricking, we came up with some words to explain this total Dimbledown of a year.
Gavin Haynes
12.16.16
Features

We Quizzed Michael Mayer About Some of the Friends Who Helped Him Build His Best Album Yet

The Kompakt domo breaks down the art of collaboration on (and off) his best album yet.
Michaelangelo Matos
12.9.16
Cover Story

TRAVAIL FAMILLE PARTY: Welcome to Justice's Private Universe

Cover story: With their third album, 'Woman,' the Parisian hellraisers return to the church of their imagination.
Angus Harrison
12.1.16
thump news

Nina Kraviz Steps up for fabric 91 with a Plethora of Unreleased Material

The mix spans 41 tracks and ranges from Dutch electro to Russian IDM.
Alexander Iadarola
11.9.16
Art

Vivid Textiles Voice Unspoken Thoughts About Global Terrors

The psychedelic embroidered works of Henry Hussey combine religious vestments, military regalia and the written word.
DJ Pangburn
11.5.16
O2 Presents #NewNormal

These Mobile Dating Stories Will Melt Your Heart (Sort of)

The days of 'if anyone asks we met at a farmer's market' are long gone, and there's no need to be ashamed of meeting your partner online.
ADVERTORIAL
8.3.16
Stuff

What Your Choice of Drug Slang Says About You

From "hippy crack" to "high grade", the terms you use to describe drugs give away a lot.
Angus Harrison
7.25.16
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