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I Wrecked That ‘Rick and Morty’ Bar with GWAR

A cease-and-desist famously shut down the D.C. pop-up Wubba Lubba Dub Pub, demanding all its decorations be destroyed. So GWAR destroyed them (and I helped).
Beckett Mufson
9.7.18
Culture

Inside the 'Rick and Morty' Pop-Up Bar That Shut Down After One Glorious Night

Grand opening? Grand closing.
Beckett Mufson
8.20.18
porn

'Rick and Morty' Incest Porn Is Tearing the Show's Fans Apart

RickMorty shippers are testing the boundaries of the First Amendment.
Beckett Mufson
4.26.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Rick and Morty Made a Bizarre Appearance on 'My Little Pony'

And now a horde of fans are losing it on Reddit.
Beckett Mufson
4.16.18
fan art

Wes Anderson's Dad Hates the Name of This Wes Anderson–Inspired Art Show

We asked painters and sculptors from 'Bad Dads'—a Wes Anderson–themed art show—why they devote their work to the hipster auteur.
Beckett Mufson
11.2.17
Art

Seventy-Five Artists Honor Hayao Miyazaki in New Gallery Show

One gallery devoted an entire show to the Studio Ghibli founder's surreal world.
Beckett Mufson
9.28.17
Stuff

These Internet Superfans Can't Stop Drawing Benedict Cumberbatch

The internet is home to hundreds of talented women who dedicate their time to creating the <i>Sherlock</i> actor's likeness. We talked to some of them about how the idea of "fandom" can devalue their art.
Ralph Jones
1.6.15
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The 80s Were Sew Cool

Artist Dalila Acuña has been trying to harness her fixation with the 80s in a healthy (albeit drunk) manner, by sewing odes to her favorite scenes from 80s movies into pillows and bags. Tonight she'll be sharing the work at an art show in San Francisco.
Chris Nieratko
10.30.14
Stuff

The Nicolas Cage Art Show Finally Killed the Nicolas Cage Meme

Nicolas Cage has been turned into every GIF imaginable, from the Disney Princesses to Sailor Moon to Miley Cyrus on her wrecking ball. We visited an art show that commemorated them all.
Alison Stevenson
7.23.14