Laguna Beach

Television

Netflix's ‘Selling Sunset’ Reminds Me Why I Love Shows About Nothing

It’s like ‘The Hills’ but with real estate porn.
Manisha Krishnan
4.11.19
Television

'Laguna Beach' Reboot Is a Boring Mess About Surf Bros Who Lack Chest Hair

Where MTV's original succeeded because of drama between Lauren Conrad and Kristin Cavallari, "Siesta Key" flounders due to its focus on generic guys in boardshorts.
Mitchell Sunderland
8.1.17
Stuff

Teens Are Going to Extremes for Viral 'Promposals'

Teenagers are spending big bucks and doing elaborate stunts like jumping out of planes, all with the hope of going viral and locking down a prom date.
Erica Euse
11.1.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

MTV Classic Is a Nonstop Nostalgia Trip from the Channel’s Glory Days

Get ready to travel back in time—with the push of a button on your remote control.
Larry Fitzmaurice
7.28.16
Photo

Behind the Scenes of the Pageant that Turns People into Living Art

"Pageant of the Masters," a 90-minute exhibition of "living pictures," faithfully recreates famous works of art with live actors.
the1point8
6.9.16
Los Angeles

The Sushi Chef: Miki Izumisawa

Meet Miki Izumisawa, the sushi chef who is pushing the boundaries of traditional sushi with nature-inspired fusion dishes, and doing it with an all-female staff.
Miki Izumisawa
8.3.15
Interviews

American Hi-Fi's Stacy Jones Talks About the Band's New Album and How He Became Miley Cyrus' Musical Director

"Miley is the most punk rock person that I know because she doesn’t give a fuck and is totally authentic.”
Jonah Bayer
9.23.14
Fashion

Kristin Cavallari Hosted Fashion Week’s Worst Party

After a week of crowded parties and highbrow events, my final night of New York Fashion Week was spent at Kristin Cavallari’s Chinese Laundry shoe launch. It was a terrible experience, unlike any other of the past seven nights.
Amy Lombard
9.15.14