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(Sandy) Alex G Just Quietly Uploaded a New Song
The track—called "fay"—appeared on his personal YouTube account last night.
Let's Never Forget that Sade is the Coolest Person Ever
A tribute to the woman so undeniably awesome that not even Drake's adoration can taint her.
Eating Oranges in the Shower Is the Self-Care You Didn’t Know You Needed
The origin of the online shower orange movement can be traced back to a Reddit thread from 2016.
These Color-Coded Stickers Tell You When Your Avocado Is at Perfect Ripeness
Down in New Zealand, a new tool has emerged to aid consumers in the quest for the perfect avocado that doesn’t require manhandling half the alligator pear pile.
Five Honorable Mentions from a 2016 of Too Many Good Games
All of these could have had more said about them in my top ten piece, but I’m writing about them now, instead.
Woody Guthrie Was Tight as Hell so The Smithsonian Is Honoring Him
Presumably because the Smithsonian is also tight as hell.
Everything Delhi Locals Drink to Keep Cool During Summer
When the temperature soars, residents of the Indian capital turn to drink. Not booze, but rainbow-colored potions spiked with noodles, curry-flavored fruit juices, and soured milk.
Deep Ass Questions
Woah, You Guys are So Cool! But What is "Being Cool" in 2016?
I went to Field Day, the coolest festival of all the music festivals, to try to understand what it means to be cool in a post-hipster, post-ironic reality.
Is Berlin Still Cool?
Because who better to ask than the residents of the coolest place in London, according to multiple property developers and estate agents.
PREMIERE: Contemplate Your Flaws With Mo Troper's "Paint"
With a guitar riff that sounds like it was pulled straight out of 80s arena rock, Mo Troper’s latest single “Paint” off his upcoming album Beloved is guaranteed to get your heart pumping faster.
The Rise and Fall of the Hoverboard: The Unlikely Music Trend of the Year
2015 will come to be defined by a hoverboard that didn't even hover.
Brands and Celebrities Have Taken Control of 'Cool' and Left True Innovators in the Lurch
It seems almost anybody, or any brand, can suddenly reboot themselves as a swagged-out standard bearer of cool.