1 year ago | Concerts
After a 26-year hiatus, it really did seem like Eric B & Rakim hadn't lost a step. They effortlessly took the crowd back to the Golden Age.
1 year ago | Weird Shit
Down is up, ya’ll. The best music I’ve heard all month is a hip-hop EP released by Wendy’s. Yes, that redhead with pigtails is apparently a rapper now, too. The fast food chain’s first mixtape, We Beefin?, pulls no punches against rivals like McDo...
2 years ago | Books
The inside story of one of the greatest TV shows ever made, The Wire, has been chronicled in a recent book. Fans of the landmark series are quickly devouring All the Pieces Matter, an oral history based on interviews with most of the cast and crew...
2 years ago | Comics
It’s only February, but there have been eight school shootings in America this year. Children get shot in public schools so often that “It’s safer to stay home” could be a legitimate excuse for a kid to miss a day of school. But the aftermath of t...
2 years ago | Political Animals
Andy Ternay, a bearded blacksmith from Garland, went to brunch on Sunday wearing a shirt displaying the words, “Fuck Trump.” Employees at First Watch in Richardson, TX asked him to leave and someone even called the police. That same...
2 years ago | Internet
What a time to be alive. Last week, Burger King released a commercial as profound as any of the films that were just nominated for Oscars. Turns out a subversive fast food commercial could have saved net neutrality, folks. If only it had been on t...