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"The Hitachi Magic Wand Throughout Art History" Is Your New Favorite Tumblr

And here we thought that campy selfie makeovers of famous artworks were as peak internet-meets-art as it gets. Meet your new favorite anonymously run Tumblr, "The Hitachi Magic Wand Throughout Art History," featuring everyone's favorite "personal massager" dropped into various...… Read Full Story

"Manic Pixie Dream Girl" And "Manspreading" Have Been Added To the Oxford Dictionaries

It's NBD, but in today's Word News, turns out the Oxford Dictionaries have added a thousand new words to their lexicon Wednesday night -- which include the likes of "manspreading," "manic pixie dream girl," "cat cafe," "butt-dial" and "bitch face."And... Read Full Story

Macklemore is Back, and He Brought an Army of Mopeds

Was it all a dream? Did "Thrift Shop" ever really exist, with its apocalyptic hail of thinkpieces, strident resistance to the doofy-looking white dude at its center (and his haircut), and legions of old people (and the Grammys) telling us... Read Full Story

Why The Fuck Is Tyler The Creator Banned From The UK?

EVERYTHING IN EUROPE CLOSES EARLY AND I DONT LIKE THE FOOD SO I PACKED SHIT BEFORE I LEFT HOME AND WOW LOOK HOW PERFECT IT IS NOW BECAUSE ITS NO WAY FOR ME TO GET FOOD RIGHT NOW @yungtaco... Read Full Story

The 10 Most Insane LSD Movies of All Time

 Movies about drugs are kind of tricky. Aside from "Trainspotting" and Paul Morrissey's "Trash" when's the last time you remember a fun movie about heroin? I used to delight in watching audiences filing out of a screening of "Requiem For... Read Full Story

28 Days Until Fetty Wap's Album Comes Your Way

"Trap Queen" may be dead, killed by its own status as the song of the summer, but that doesn't mean Fetty Wap is going anywhere. Hopefully, everyone who rode for "Trap Queen," from Kate Hudson to Joe Jonas to the... Read Full Story

The Return of Dadbod is Nigh, All Plus-Sized Male Models are Apparently in Germany

Morwenna Ferrier has a piece up at The Guardian today asking, "Where are all the plus-size male models?" This is great reporting -- it asks a seemingly very obvious question that had yet to be answered, and follows it to... Read Full Story
art A Hong Kong Artist Is Sacrificing Sex Toys For the Ancestral Spirits

A Hong Kong Artist Is Sacrificing Sex Toys For the Ancestral Spirits

photos via Ip Wai LungBuddhist-Tao mysticism has a long history of burning paper sacrifices for deceased ancestors, and a controversial Hong Kong artist has completely turned the tradition on its head by burning paper sex toy for them. According to Buddhist... Read Full Story

Is This New Lip-Shaped Coffee Cup Creepy Or Cute?

photos via Jang WooSeokWhether you're feeling more sleepy or Sleeping Beauty, a Korean designer named Jang WooSeok has just created a coffee cup that looks exactly like a, uh, human face.Dubbed Take Kiss Out, it's supposedly "a symbol of city culture... Read Full Story

Marc Jacobs' New T-Shirt Is Yours to Try

[Photo via Instagram]After deftly handling a non-controversy controversy on Instagram that involved accidentally posting a nude selfie of his butt (and a slight peek of peen) with the caption "It's yours to try," Marc Jacobs is once again blocking... Read Full Story