Joshua Surtees

Stuff

Inside the World of Feminist Teen Girls Obsessed with Serial Killers

It used to be that if you had a thing for a serial killer, you'd send a private letter to their prison. Now, thanks to social media, you can make your love as public as you like.
Joshua Surtees
5.20.16
Art

Stripping Down and Squirting Ketchup with a Nude Performance Artist

Deborah de Robertis has been arrested for her controversial performances in front of famous works of art as a comment on the sexualization of women's bodies. We followed the Luxembourg artist as she prepared for—and pulled off—her latest stunt.
Joshua Surtees
3.30.16
Art

Nude Performance Artist Deborah de Robertis on Scandalizing the Art World

The Luxembourg artist was arrested and jailed for two days after stripping off in front of Manet's "Olympia" at the Musee d'Orsay in Paris. We spoke to her about feminist protest, public outrage, and the art of getting naked in public.
Joshua Surtees
1.25.16
the loss of innocence

The Day Football Died

At some point in our lives, we all experience a moment when football loses its innocence. We asked a group of football writers to share their memories on the subject.
Joshua Surtees
12.9.15
News

Why the Fuck Do Air Shows Still Exist?

The mild enjoyment of watching a plane do a loop-the-loop really doesn't justify the horrific consequences when that loop-the-loop goes wrong.
Joshua Surtees
8.24.15
Jack Warner

​Jack Warner—Trinidad's 'Robin Hood'—Will Never Accept the Blame

Jack Warner is considered emblematic of the problems at FIFA. But in his native Trinidad and Tobago, Warner is often seen as a Robin Hood figure taking from the rich and giving to the poor
Joshua Surtees
6.1.15
NSFW

When Tentacle Penetration Isn't Enough: The Dying Art of Japanese Hentai

The controversial Japanese cartoons pay animators so badly that all the work is now being outsourced to Korea, China, and the Philippines.
Joshua Surtees
1.5.15