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Here’s Marilyn Manson and Dennis Quaid singing a Kris
Kristofferson song with Kris Kristofferson Here’s Marilyn Manson and Dennis Quaid singing a Kris Kristofferson song with Kris Kristofferson

In a matchup seemingly orchestrated by some broken algorithm, songwriter Kris Kristofferson was joined onstage by Marilyn Manson and actor Dennis Quaid at the Ace Hotel in Los Angeles on Sunday. Shooter Jennings and Tanya Tucker, artists who one might expect to share a green room with Kristofferson, were also on hand…

What truths, pray tell, might we glean from the Avengers: Endgame
toys? What truths, pray tell, might we glean from the Avengers: Endgame toys?

We’re still about three months out from the premiere of Avengers: Endgame, which means there’s still plenty of time for Marvel fans to scour the MCU’s orbit for the clues, theories, and spoilers they so crave. Aiding them in that pursuit is a new clip from Nerdist that digs into the movie’s new line of toys in search…

Sarah Jessica Parker recreates Sex And The City's opening credits for charity ad campaign

Carrie Bradshaw is back. No, it’s not for Sex And The City 3—that’s never happening—but it is for a very good cause. Sarah Jessica Parker dusted off Carrie’s iconic shabby-chicness for a new ad campaign with Stella Artois and Matt Damon’s internationally-focused nonprofit, Water.org, which works to provide access to…

Vampire
Weekend tease new album with a very chill two-hour guitar loop  Vampire Weekend tease new album with a very chill two-hour guitar loop 

Gearing up for the new Vampire Weekend album is turning into a full-time job. Last week, we reported that the group’s first album in nearly six years—currently only known by the initials FOTB—would be released this spring. In the lead-up to that release, frontman Ezra Koenig said they’d be posting two new tracks every…

Chris Gethard wrote a lovely essay about jiu-jitsu Chris Gethard wrote a lovely essay about jiu-jitsu

Comedian Chris Gethard’s never been afraid to delve into his personal struggles. His 2017 HBO special, Career Suicide, humorously and candidly dug into his lifelong battle with depression and anxiety, giving fans a glimpse into a corner of the comedian’s life not often seen by the public. Now, in a new essay on Medium

Laura Linney’s still out here talking about that Love Actually make-out

Just because Christmas is over doesn’t mean we have to stop talking about Love Actually. During her recent appearance on Graham Norton, Laura Linney revisited her character’s storyline from the 2003 romantic comedy, acknowledging that it left many viewers feeling frustrated and disappointed. For anyone who doesn’t…

Let's dig into the resurgence of Michael Bolton, comedy’s unlikely muse Let's dig into the resurgence of Michael Bolton, comedy’s unlikely muse

In the early 2010s, Michael Bolton seemed as unlikely a candidate as any for a career resurgence. It’d had been over two decades since his ballads originally topped the charts and, in the interim, he had more or less emerged in the modern era as a dad-pop punchline. But, as noted in a new piece from MEL, Bolton added…

Let’s everyone take a stab at guessing the name of Vampire
Weekend’s new album Let’s everyone take a stab at guessing the name of Vampire Weekend’s new album

Yesterday, we reported that Vampire Weekend will finally be releasing some new music next week. As frontman Ezra Koenig said in a lengthy Instagram post announcing the project, these first new songs in six years are part of an 18-track album that, at the moment, is only known by the initials FOTB. We’ll know what…

Here’s Fiona Apple singing a Temple Of The Dog song at last
night’s Chris Cornell tribute concert Here’s Fiona Apple singing a Temple Of The Dog song at last night’s Chris Cornell tribute concert

This May will mark the two-year anniversary of Chris Cornell’s death and his absence from the music industry is still being felt. Last night, the Forum in Los Angeles hosted an eclectic group of musicians to pay tribute to the Soundgarden frontman by sharing stories of his influence and playing covers of selections…

Mariah Carey wins the 10-Year Challenge: "Time is not something I acknowledge" Mariah Carey wins the 10-Year Challenge: "Time is not something I acknowledge"

If you’ve been on social media in the last week or so, you’ve probably seen people taking part in something called the “10-Year Challenge,” a low-effort, oft-charming meme that involves posting a picture of yourself from 2009 alongside a picture of yourself now. We regret to inform you, however, that the challenge is…

Read this: A qualified defense of True
Detective’s second season Read this: A qualified defense of True Detective’s second season

The recent premiere of True Detective’s third season is drumming up plenty of discussions about Nic Pizzolatto’s brooding, philosophically-inclined crime drama. Specifically, that the show’s return to a southern gothic pastiche and flashback-driven narrative reminds viewers of what they loved about the first season…

Let's watch Steve Albini win more than $100,000 at the World Series Of Poker

Steve Albini is many things. He’s a musician, having fronted influential acts like Big Black and Shellac. He’s a legendary producer, one whose influence on modern rock music cannot be overstated. He’s also a hell of a poker player. In a recent mini-doc produced for Poker Central’s “Stories From The Felt” series,…

A dang egg is now Instagram's most-liked post of all time A dang egg is now Instagram's most-liked post of all time

Just in case you needed further proof that likes, favs, and social media impressions are completely meaningless, a picture of an egg recently usurped the title of most-liked photo on Instagram from professional famous person Kylie Jenner. Modern miracles like this don’t happen on accident, though. According to Taylor…

Biophysicist applies large brain to analyze Rick And Morty Biophysicist applies large brain to analyze Rick And Morty

According to some particularly snobby fans, you basically need a degree in physics to really understand all the nuances of a show like Rick And Morty. Thankfully, Buzzfeed happened to have a biophysicist on hand for their latest video and asked him to use his very large and good brain to explain the show’s scientific…

Netflix is out here goosing people into finding weird Bandersnatch endings Netflix is out here goosing people into finding weird Bandersnatch endings

You may think you got the full experience of Black Mirror’s choose-your-own-adventure story Bandersnatch, but according to a recent, goading tweet from Netflix, there’s some stuff you probably missed. For those who haven’t yet watched the experimental streaming episode, Bandersnatch is an interactive experience that…

The Office’s
"fire drill" scene makes a surprisingly effective horror short The Office’s "fire drill" scene makes a surprisingly effective horror short

Looks like Dunder Mifflin might not be such a fun place to work after all. With just a handful of simple edits and a new creepy score, videographer Austin Spencer transformed the hilarious “fire drill” scene from The Office into a harrowing look at one man’s decent into madness. That man is, of course, Assistant to…

You’ve earned this video of Logan Paul getting the shit
punched out of him You’ve earned this video of Logan Paul getting the shit punched out of him

This just seems to be Logan Paul’s thing now. Less than six months after getting pummeled in his decidedly lame pay-per-view boxing match, Paul volunteered to get punched into submission for more of those precious likes and views. Thankfully, a video of the consensual beatdown was posted free of charge to Instagram…

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