End of Year


The Classic Album Release Cycle Might Be Dying

Am I the only one who was like "I cannot keep up with all these projects coming out right at the end of the year, the fuck?" No? Good.


Vengeful Women Dominated Pop Culture in 2018

In light of #MeToo, many more female protagonists resorted to violence.


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

You scream, I scream, we all scream, because everything is terrible.


The Best Shows We Watched One Episode Of

When you're good, but not good enough.


The Most Played Out Memes of 2018

These were funny for about a tenth of a second.


2018 Was the Year of Wholesome Viewing

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


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.


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

It's so much more than a slapstick holiday classic.


The Queer Movie Moments We Loved Most in 2018

Period dramas. Teen romance. Forbidden love in an Orthodox Jewish community. 2018 brought some amazing LGBTQ love stories to the big screen.


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.


The 10 Most Underrated UK Projects of 2018

Bookmark this page for a proper list of all the EPs, mixtapes and albums that deserve a second wave of attention.


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.