'Mister America' Is Trump's Most Scathing Satire Without Even Mentioning His Name
We spoke to Tim Heidecker and Gregg Turkington about On Cinema's clairvoyance, lonely white men, and why Judd Apatow's tweets make Tim sad.
The Relentless Stupidity of 'Invader Zim' Accurately Forecasted Our Hell Timeline
In 2019, when we live in a self-perpetuating, chaotic sketch, the show's hyperbolic parables seem less "random" than they do prescient.
'Rocko's Modern Life' Nails the Dystopian Roller Coaster of Being Australian in America
The show's portrayal of an anxious Australian protagonist in a world of perverse caricature and logo hysteria is, uh, me.
Watching 'The Lion King,' All I Can Think About Is Extinction and Death
The "circle of life" glosses over environmental destruction and colonialism as viewers ogle the savannah from the comfort of an air-conditioned mall.
'Animaniacs' Could Help Us Transcend These Dark Times
Rob Paulsen, the voice of Yakko, tells us how the cult cartoon became "zany to the max."
Han Solo Was the Coolest Star Wars Character Until 'Solo'
Han was cool and mysterious. Then we got a spinoff that ruined the mystery.
RIP Bill Gold, the Genius Who Designed All Your Favorite Movie Posters
The iconic artist died at age 97.
My Brain Keeps Turning Thoughts into Memories
It makes keeping track of time almost impossible.
Tim Heidecker Is the Satirist America Deserves
The comedic visionary talks Trump, building his own universe, and the audacity of hopelessness.
Actually, Adam Sandler Is a Genius
The perennial fool has fashioned a career out of playing stupid. But is that secretly smart?
Daniel Johnston Saved My Life
The Texas songwriter's music has guided me through my own small-town anxieties and mental health struggles.
RIP George Romero, Inventor of the Zombie Movie
The director of the Night of the Living Dead franchise has died at age 77.