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Culture

We Still Need ‘They Live,' the Most Relevant 80s Movie

It's been 30 years since John Carpenter's classic alien invasion movie hit theaters, and it's more important than ever.
Beckett Mufson
11.6.18
Motherboard Guide to Cinema

This ‘Koyaanisqatsi’ Generator Captures Modern Life and the Unbearability of Being a GIF

This generator sources random GIFs to create a 21st century take on the classic film by Godfrey Reggio and Philip Glass about modern life.
Daniel Oberhaus
10.30.18
Internet Archive

These Ancient GIFs Are a Dose of Good Internet

A treasure trove of early computer graphics.
Rachel Pick
9.7.17
FCC

People Are Making the FCC Host 'Rick and Morty' GIFs

What is going on?
Jordan Pearson
8.31.17
ProJet 7000

This Guy Made a Polaroid Camera That 'Prints' GIFs

Not very practical, but extremely cool.
Leif Johnson
8.30.17
VICELAND

That Time a Dog Bit Drummer Jon Wurster in the Face and He Played a Show Anyway

The musician—who's played with everyone from R.E.M. to Ryan Adams—relived his horrifying injury on Thursday's episode of 'PARTY LEGENDS.'
VICE Staff
7.14.17
VICELAND

That Time David Gborie Was 'Deflowered' on an Acura Bumper

On Thursday's episode of 'PARTY LEGENDS,' the comedian rehashed the details of what he says was "one of the best nights I've ever had."
VICE Staff
7.7.17
Reddit

We Investigated the Conspiracy Theory That r/conspiracy Is Hiding Something

Why did the subreddit decide to ban CNN articles?
Louise Matsakis
7.7.17
Happy Birthday

The GIF Format Is 30 Years Old and More Popular Than Ever

Technology standards often fade with age, but at 30 the GIF is more popular than ever.
Jason Cross
6.21.17
painting

Maggie Chiang’s Dreamy Paintings Explore a Miniature Watercolor World

The LA artist navigates the beauty of her surroundings with intentional forms and calming washes of color.
Diana Shi
6.10.17
Animation

Hate Your Roommate? You'll Love This Animation

CalArts animator Jamie Wolfe’s latest perfectly captures how hot weather can (and will) make people go crazy.
Nathaniel Ainley
5.29.17
music video

[Premiere] All Our Favorite GIF Artists Helped Make Flux Pavilion's New Video

And this time, everybody got paid.
Daniel Shkolnik
5.25.17
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