End of Year

Culture

Vengeful Women Dominated Pop Culture in 2018

In light of #MeToo, many more female protagonists resorted to violence.
Kara Weisenstein
12.31.18
Culture

The Ten Most Blood-Curdling, Heart-Pounding Movie Screams of 2018

You scream, I scream, we all scream, because everything is terrible.
Beckett Mufson
12.31.18
tv

The Best Shows We Watched One Episode Of

When you're good, but not good enough.
VICE Staff
12.28.18
2018

The Most Played Out Memes of 2018

These were funny for about a tenth of a second.
Eve Peyser
12.27.18
tv

2018 Was the Year of Wholesome Viewing

In an uncertain world, it was shows full of warmth that caught (and held) our attention.
Nicole Clark
12.26.18
tv

The Best Thing on TV This Year Was: 'Survivor: David vs. Goliath'

The long-running reality competition series has still got it, and 'Breadth-First Search' proves its not ready for elimination.
Nicole Clark
12.21.18
Film

'National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation' Is an Elaborate Takedown of the Rich

It's so much more than a slapstick holiday classic.
Miles Howard
12.21.18
tv

The Best Thing on TV This Year Was: 'Westworld'

Season 2's 'Riddle of the Sphinx' pulled HBO's lagging sci-fi drama together, and gave us pure hell.
RYAN BRADFORD
12.20.18
tv

The Best Thing on TV This Year Was: 'The Americans'

The series finale of this smart show about undercover Russian spies in the 1980s surpassed all expectations.
Kara Weisenstein
12.19.18
tv

The Best Thing on TV This Year Was: 'The Good Place'

The philosophical comedy’s 35th episode reminds us that happiness is written between the lines.
D. Patrick Rodgers
12.17.18
Features

How to Explain Your Thotty Raver Lifestyle to Your Family

What to say when your grandma turns to you and asks, "What's a 'Berghain'?"
Austin Gebbia (AKA Dear Morni)
11.23.16
2015

The 9 Scandals and Shitshows that Shook Electronic Music in 2015

We're all about the music, but a good ol fashioned publicity disaster sure helps us keep busy in the time between rave seshs.
THUMP Staff
12.17.15
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