2000s

7.17.19

Why the Elevator Scene in '(500 Days) of Summer' Still Pisses People Off 10 Years Later

Is it cute, or cringe? Fans of The Smiths tell us why that iconic scene made them swoon or scream.

3.20.19

People Told Us The Worst Songs They Uploaded to MySpace

They’ve lost more than 50 million songs by over 10 million artists. Here are some of the tracks our staff thought would make them famous.

2.19.19

'Pen15' Is a Hilarious Way to Relive Your Middle School Trauma

The show is an "actual rainbow gel pen, in a sea of black and blue writing utensils."

11.21.18

The Stories Behind Homemade Mixtapes People Have Been Given

“If he knew me at all, he'd know I hate these bands.”

9.4.18

Remembering Cult UK Club Night ChockABlock

Skepta in a Queen’s guard suit and bowler hat? Go on then!

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8.2.18

The Guide to Getting into Grace Jones

With her androgynous aesthetic, boundary-pushing musicality and 50-year career, Jones burst open doors before other people could even see them.

7.25.18

How Social Media Changed the One-hit Wonder

The format has fallen to the wayside in the past few years. But should we be mourning its demise or celebrating?

6.29.18

The Gay-Straight Alliance Helped Me as Much as It Could

My school's GSA was my first LGBTQ community, even if it didn't represent my identity in full.

6.20.18

An Ode to Late Nights On LimeWire

For those who grew up in the 2000s, the file-sharing software offered a way to forge a taste in music and understand the internet.

1.3.18

It Looks Like The Distillers Are Making a Comeback in 2018

Are you ready to be liberated?

6.9.17

Amanda Bynes Appreciation Post

In a new interview, the beloved teen-comedy star said she's been sober for three years and plans to return to acting after a seven-year hiatus.

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