awards

Oscars

Why Pixar's Short 'Bao' Is Such an Important Oscar Nomination

Pixar's first female-directed short tells a story that resonates with Asian American immigrant communities.
Nicole Clark
1.23.19
Culture

Boots Riley Doesn't Need an Oscar Nomination, According to Boots Riley

"I had no actual belief that we would get nominated."
Kara Weisenstein
1.23.19
Oscars

'Roma' Should Win Best Picture, but It Probably Won't

Only ten foreign language films have ever been nominated for the Oscars's top prize.
Kara Weisenstein
1.22.19
Film

Gender Subversion Pulses Through Every Scene of 'The Favourite'

In challenging our gender expectations, the film dominating awards nominations offers something of a fresh perspective.
Lauren O'Neill
1.14.19
golden globes

The Best Parts of Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg's Golden Globes Monologue

"We're about to scorch some earth!"
Kara Weisenstein
1.7.19
Noisey News

Holy Hell, This Year's Grammy Nominations Are Almost Interesting

Cardi B, Janelle Monáe, and H.E.R. are all up for Album of The Year, Brandi Carlile gets lots of nods, and Led Zeppelin are up for Best New Artist.
Alex Robert Ross
12.7.18
Culture

Golden Globe Nominations Prove 'Asian August' Was All Year

'Crazy Rich Asians' and 'Killing Eve' changed the game, and are getting the recognition they deserve.
Nicole Clark
12.6.18
Culture

Lady Gaga Is Ready to Rule the World

With two Golden Globes nominations for 'A Star Is Born,' the pop star is poised to conquer Hollywood.
Kara Weisenstein
12.6.18
nobel prize

Donna Strickland Wins Nobel Prize for Pioneering Work That Led to Development of Laser Tools

Strickland and Gérard Mourou discovered a way to stretch and amplify laser beams in the 1980s.
Kaleigh Rogers
10.2.18
Culture

'Diversity' Was Nothing But an Empty Buzzword at the 2018 Emmys

Of 12 acting categories, only three were won by people of color at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards.
Danielle Kwateng-Clark
Sara David
9.18.18
Ig Nobels

The 2018 Ig Nobels Honor Discoveries About Cannibalism, Voodoo, and DIY Colonoscopies

The annual parody of the Nobel Prize also celebrated studies about human saliva as a cleaning agent, the effect of roller-coasters of kidney stones, and the use of postage stamps as erection detectors.
Becky Ferreira
9.14.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Here's a List of the 2018 Emmy Nominations

'Game of Thrones' is leading the pack with 22 noms.
River Donaghey
7.12.18
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