5 Things a Graphic Designer for Bands Should Never Do

Hello everyone! My name is Kalie Wolfe, and I’m the vocalist of the band RIVALS and the owner of Ridgeline Media graphic design and I’m here to tell you about 5 Things a Graphic Designer For Bands Should Never Do. I originally started Ridgeline Media as a means to create income during the off-season as … Read more

Queer Sci-Fi Book Exclusive Excerpt: A Fractured Infinity

Image: Titan Books What would you do if you fell in love—with a person who’s your husband in an alternate reality? Things only get stranger and more confusingnot to mention more dangerous, from there for the protagonist of The Fractured Infinitythe new queer science fiction book from author Nathan Tavares. io9 has a sneak peek … Read more

Sosie Bacon Anchors A Terrifying Film

Caitlin Stasey in Parker Finn’s Smile. Photo: Paramount Make sure the liquor cabinet at home is well stocked, because you might just want a stiff drink after seeing Smile. The feature debut of writer-director Parker Finn, expanded from his SXSW award-nominated short Laura Hasn’t Slept, is designed to work your last nerves… in a good … Read more

Is TikTok’s NyQuil Chicken Real? The Out-of-Touch Adults’ Guide to Kid Culture

Screenshots: DomisLive NEWS/Twitter Dear Food and Drug Administration: You need to start asking me what things are real and what things are fake among teenagers before you send out warnings. This week’s real-things: Chinese teenagers pretending to go to American high school, a rapping politician redefining “cringe,” and a video game critic taking a huge … Read more

A Review Of David Bowie Documentary Moonage Daydream

David Bowie in Brett Morgen’s documentary Moonage Daydream.Photo: Neon Moonage Daydream is a documentary about David Bowie that does all it can to avoid being a typical documentary—and it succeeds. It isn’t a cradle-to-grave investigation of the performer’s life, even though most of it follows chronological order. It isn’t a concert film, even though there … Read more

Did Harry Styles Spit on Chris Pine? The Out-of-Touch Adults’ Guide to Kid Culture

This week, some young people are learning about how they have no privacy at work. Others are asking why they can’t make friends. But everyone is asking whether Harry Styles spits on Chris Pine. Did Harry Styles really spit on Chris Pine? The 10– second clip of Olivia Wilde, Harry Styles, and Chris Pine has … Read more

How to Kill at Karaoke Even If You Can’t Sing

Photo: Andrey Armyagov (Shutterstock) Have you ever gone to karaoke and watched enviously as others took the stage while you were too trapped by your own anxiety to give it a shot? Or, worse, have you actually conquered your fear of getting up there only to discover in real-time that you cannot sing a note, … Read more

The Out-of-Touch Adults’ Guide to Kid Culture: Who Is a Corn Kid?

Sometimes the churning storm und drang of a dying republic are drowned out by purity and light. This week, our momentary respite from despair comes from Corn Kid, a kid who likes corn so much, he might save the world. What’s the deal with Corn Kid? This week, an internet legend was born: Corn Kid. … Read more