humour

tv

The Eight Cringiest Moments in ‘Insatiable,’ the Worst Show on Netflix

I watched the entire series to find its most problematic jokes.
Shailee Koranne
8.14.18
comedy

Jeremy Piven's Stand-Up Made Me Quit My Comedy Job

The former ‘Entourage’ star has been accused of sexual misconduct by eight women, but my former employer had no problem giving him a stage to perform on.
Jordan Foisy
6.28.18
Social Media

Twitter's New Character Count Could Be a Blessing or a Curse

Saying something smart, funny, or meaningful in 140 characters was a challenge that only some mastered. Now our timelines will be clogged by thick text blocks.
Drew Brown
9.27.17
spelling

Covfefe: The Trump twitter typo heard around the world

Last night’s top story on the internet: a dark tale, wherein millions of Americans ganged up to cyberbully a quasi-literate man over one misspelled word.
Michael Kalenderian
5.31.17
Stuff

​All the Reasons Summer Is the Worst

Let's get real about summer.
VICE Staff
6.16.16
thump guide

Here's the 7 Guys You’ll Meet in Your Dance Music Facebook Group

An illustrated guide to your online rave community.
Gigen Mammoser
2.17.16
Stuff

What Life Is Like As an Amateur Comic On the Open-Mic Circuit

Not a lot of money and crippling self doubt: what's the draw of being a stand-up?
Sam Larner
11.26.15
Festival Season!

10 Things I Hate about Festivals in Canada

Let's be honest, the rest of the world isn't clamouring to come visit us come festival season.
THUMP Canada Staff
11.10.15
Stuff

Nakkiah Lui Does Blackfella Humour For Everyone

The 'Black Comedy' writer and performer knows difficult conversations are easier to have when the audience is laughing.
Wendy Syfret
10.25.15
tech

This Man Is Crowdfunding a 300-Mile Wall to Keep San Francisco Burning Man-Free

A fake crowdfunding site seeks to build the wall while the Bay Area’s worst techbros are doing peyote in Nevada.
Adam Owen
8.10.15
tech

On Pluto, Poop, and Planetary Decline

A brief history of the onetime planet, from its days sharing a name with a laxative to its current celebrity status.
Jeremy D. Larson
7.24.15
Blood Lady Commandos

The Iron Fist of Tiny Miracle

Watch as two older women beat up a bunch of armed thugs in this week's Blood Lady Commandos comic by famous cartoonist, Esther Pearl Watson!
Esther Pearl Watson
3.21.15
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