Bettina Makalintal

Staff Writer — Food & Culture

bettina.makalintal@vice.com
Film

'The Lighthouse' Is Relentlessly Horny for Mermaid Vaginas

"Well, my first shot was this ferocious masturbation scene," Robert Pattinson said in an interview with the New York Times.
Bettina Makalintal
3 hours ago
food-features

Mandy Lee's Food Is Pretty, But the Emotions Behind It Aren't Always

Feeling isolated in Beijing, cooking became a dark obsession for Mandy Lee, the blogger known as Lady and Pups and author of the cookbook 'The Art of Escapism Cooking.'
Bettina Makalintal
3 days ago
Film

In 'Parasite,' Food Is a Violent Weapon of Class Struggle

Bong Joon-ho's bleak new movie turns food into a form of terror as it explores the desperation of trying to move up in the world.
Bettina Makalintal
10.11.19
Art

These Nike 'Jesus Shoes' Filled with Holy Water Are Already Sold Out

Literally blessed.
Bettina Makalintal
10.10.19
Celebrity

Studio 54 Co-Founder Says Michael Kors Never Actually Partied There

"I don’t believe Michael Kors was ever at Studio 54," Ian Schrager said in response to the fashion designer's Studio 54-themed collection.
Bettina Makalintal
10.9.19
Music

Nickelback Downloads Shot Up by 569% After President Trump's 'Photograph' Tweet

The song's recent and unexpected political appearance has caused a rise in both streams and downloads.
Bettina Makalintal
10.8.19
Film

Why Is This 'Sloth' Mask from 'The Goonies' Actually Just... an Ass?

Even if you haven't seen 'The Goonies' in years, you can probably see that this looks less like Sloth and more like a butt.
Bettina Makalintal
10.7.19
CHEFS

This Art World Chef Wants to Share the Homestyle Side of Greek Food

Chef Mina Stone of the upcoming Mina's in MoMA PS1 shows us the single best way to use up a big bunch of greens.
Bettina Makalintal
10.7.19
Film

Apparently, After All That Drama, 'Joker' Is Terrible

The reviews of Todd Phillips's new movie are in, and they're brutal.
Bettina Makalintal
10.4.19
Film

Oh God, the Director of 'The Human Centipede' Is Back

In the new trailer for Tom Six's 'The Onania Club,' a group of women gets horny for tragedy.
Bettina Makalintal
10.4.19
Celebrity

A Brief History of Gwyneth Paltrow Not Remembering Things She's Done

Spiderman who? The actress and entrepreneur can't seem to recall movies she's been in, people she's worked with, and products she's endorsed.
Bettina Makalintal
10.3.19
food news

A Teen Rigged a McDonald's Cash Register to Play 'Doom'

The 1993 game has been played on everything from digital cameras to billboard trucks.
Bettina Makalintal
10.2.19
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