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It's Art for Art's Sake on Waypoint Radio This Week

Toward a culture of creative independence, not indie culture.
11.16.18
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America Is a Spiraling Corporate Contract Dystopia

To live, you have to let corporations walk all over you.
SovCit, Esquire
6.5.18
The Gouda Stuff

I Am a Pioneer in the Glorious Future of Online Cheese Shopping

It’s an ambient real-time experience not unlike some of the best live streams.
Samantha Cole
9.28.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Looks Like LA Will Host the Olympics in 2028

If the city still exists.
Drew Schwartz
7.31.17
Money

How one man used Instagram to ditch real estate and build two menswear brands

Davidson Petit-Frère founded a luxury menswear brand at 23, and a luxury footwear brand at 26, without any formal training in fashion.
Cristian Rossel
5.23.17
Opinion

Your ‘Minimalist’ Lifestyle Is Quasi-Religious Anti-Poor Bullshit

A PSA for anyone who has ever scoffed at Black Friday shoppers.
James Wilt
5.21.17
history lesson

Learn Billions of Years of History in This Hilarious 20-Minute Video

Let's take a trip back to when the planet was just a cloud of space-gas.
Diana Shi
5.14.17
Photos

See the Amazonian Way of Life Before It's Gone

Misha Vallejo's intimate photo essay captures everyday people before the new Manta-Manaus Corridor transforms South America.
Misha Vallejo
4.20.17
auctions

Move Over, Ebay, #exstrange Is Bringing Online Art Auctions Back to the People

Marialaura Ghidini and Rebekah Modrak want to use consumption to create an online art community.
Catherine Chapman
3.4.17
Technology

Amazon’s New Grocery Store Is Perfect for People Who Hate People

For those who swear by self-checkout lines as a means of keeping human interaction at a minimum, one retail giant has just made your most misanthropic dream come true.
Gillie Houston
12.7.16
Art

David Bowie’s Eclectic Art Collection Goes to Auction

Bowie’s art collection not only reflects his role as a musician, but as an Anglophile who never lost sense of his Britishness.
Tanja M. Laden
9.25.16
Fashion

Designers Are Trying to Make Fashion Week Great Again

Industry insiders all agree that the way designers present collections is outdated and ineffective, as is the breakneck pace of the fashion cycle. This New York Fashion Week, however, some designers challenged the status quo.
Erica Euse
9.17.16
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