'Sayonara Wild Hearts' and the Masks We Wear to Protect Ourselves
In a year of personal change, a video game pop album helped me understand how to move forward.
The Borders Issue 2019
The Hidden Stress of Growing Up a Child of Immigrants
Though immigrants come from a variety of backgrounds, there are certain stressors that U.S.-born children of immigrants have in common.
These Memes Highlight the Absurdity of ScarJo's Comments About Playing 'Any Person'
The actress is getting roasted for saying she should be able to play "any person, or any tree, or any animal."
'The Farewell' Makes the Asian American Immigrant Experience Feel Universal
Awkwafina's Billi is a Chinese American woman who struggles with her family's secrets, but she's also all of us and our inherited burdens.
‘Sea of Solitude’ Is a Beautiful but Imperfect Exploration of Loneliness
A stunningly atmospheric world is held back by an inconsistent story.
11 Things to Stream on Netflix If You Refuse to Go Out on July 4th
Eat hot dogs alone, but with 'Taxi Driver' or a new season of 'Stranger Things' for company.
Viral Video Shows a Japanese Zoo's Polar Bear 'Escape Drill' and, Uh, It's Incredible
At Tobe Zoo, people dress in animal costumes and wreak havoc, "mauling" everything in their path.
The Real Reason Ravelry’s Ban on White Supremacy Is Surprising
Knitting has long been a form of political resistance—but one heavily coded white.
Timothée Chalamet and Saoirse Ronan Make Us Thirsty for Love in 'Little Women' First-Look Images
The two deliver lovelorn gazes in the upcoming Greta Gerwig-directed remake of the 1868 Louisa May Alcott novel.
Objectively Correct Lists
33 Essential Albums You Probably Missed So Far in 2019
There's been so much good music in 2019. Here's the best of what you haven't heard.
Black Mirror's 'Striking Vipers' is a Skin-Deep Exploration of VR Sex
Netflix's fifth season of 'Black Mirror' follows two best friends who find their relationship complicated by a virtual reality game.
Miley Cyrus's 'Black Mirror' Episode Is a Creepy Dive Into How We Ruin Pop Stars
The episode starts off very 'Hannah Montana' before veering into a dystopian nightmare, as usual.