Amazon Offered 30-Cent Gas As Part Of A…

On Wednesday, Aug. 15, Los Angeles flashed back to the marvelous year 1959. Movies cost 51 cents, women could do what they wanted without men telling them how to do it better, people weren't racist...erm,…

How Lizzos Truth Hurts Is Changing The Way…

Lizzo’s given fans so much this year, from up-tempo anthems to daily mantras. The singer-rapper-flautist kicked 2019 off with “Juice,” a single overflowing with self-love where she refers to herself as the “baddest bitch” and…

Im From Dayton, Ohio — We Need To…

By Preston Mitchum It was a Saturday night — so late, it was technically Sunday —  when a shooter killed nine people and injured 27 more in my hometown of Dayton, Ohio. He targeted people…

How Blinded By The Lights Viveik Kalra Learned…

In January, Gurinder Chadha’s Sundance darling Blinded by the Light sold for $15 million. The charming coming-of-age flick — part real-life story of British journalist Sarfraz Manzoor, part fantastical musical set in 1987 to the…

Lil Nas X Wasnt Planning On Coming Out…

When "Old Town Road" by Lil Nas X first began going viral on the Internet, no one could've anticipated that it would soon become the longest-running No. 1 song on the Billboard Hot 100 at what's…

Why Does This Cup of Coffee Cost $10?

To be fair, it’s a very nice cup. Photo: Melissa Hom Every morning, bleary-eyed New Yorkers line up to spend $2, maybe $3 on coffee at bodegas and street carts. Even if people Starbucks, or…