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Vic Mensa: Self-Described Misfit, Kanye Protegée and One of Hip-Hop's Most Important New Voices

Vic Mensa: Self-Described Misfit, Kanye Protegée and One of Hip-Hop's Most Important New Voices
Even if you don't know who Vic Mensa is, seeing him walk into a room will make your head turn. The 22-year-old Chicago-based rapper, who, on the day we meet, has frosted tips and is wearing graphic black-and-white custom...… Read Full Story
art Photographer Mayan Toledano On the Importance of Bedrooms and the Challenges of Being a Female Artist

Photographer Mayan Toledano On the Importance of Bedrooms and the Challenges of Being a Female Artist

"When I create things I want to make sure when people see it they feel better about themselves," says photographer and designer Mayan Toledano. She's always thinking about how to tell stories and connect with the world, whether she's... Read Full Story

Watch The Fiery New Video For The Weeknd's "I Can't Feel My Face"

Even though The Weeknd's new video for "I Can't Feel My Face" is obviously 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥 we're going to try as hard as we can to not make an "it's lit" joke. Even if this particular Max Martin-produced tune is one... Read Full Story

Gwyneth Paltrow Adds 'Rapper-Themed Handbag Merchant' to Her Resume

Photos via Goop Gwyneth Paltrow: Actress, Lifestyle blogger and... purveyor of hip-hop-themed clutches? Um, what?Paltrow teamed up with handbag brand Edie Parker on a series of two acrylic clutches made exclusively for Goop that sport the names of two iconic... Read Full Story

DrinkMate is Both the Best App and the Best Case for Peer Pressure

Hey look, it's the rare extraneous-seeming iPhone app/accessory that actually looks like a really good idea! DrinkMate is a tiny breathalyzer that, just by plugging into your phone, can tell you legitimately important information like -- how long will it... Read Full Story

This Video of Shia LaBeouf Threatening His Girlfriend Is Deeply Disturbing

Photo by Matteo Prandoni/BFAShia LaBeouf got kind of scary during a very public fight with his longtime girlfriend Mia Goth in Turbigen, Germany over the weekend. The fight, which was captured on video and is now on online courtesy of... Read Full Story

"I Had a Foursome Like Last Week": The Wild Life of Model-Boxer-Photographer, Charlie Himmelstein

PAPER's no stranger to getting smoking hot dudes to answer personal questions: just peruse the Model-Crush Monday archives for proof. But with Charlie Himmelstein, the boxer-turned-model-turned-photographer, we went deeper than our usual TMI Questionnaire. The Friday Night Throwdown champ... Read Full Story

Watch Jaden Smith's Siren-Drenched, Paranoia-Filled Video for "Scarface"

"Who do I trust? Me!" An attitude that fits perfectly with the vibe of Jaden Smith's beautifully-styled, paranoia-filled clip for the aptly-named "Scarface," shot by friend/former Hannah Montana star Moises Arias.Lyrically-speaking, it's surprisingly...straightforward, though we ain't hating -- as the mystical spook... Read Full Story

Read This Obituary For Neopets, Which Is on Its Last Legs

Neopets was a long-time staple of the late-90s/early-aughts internet, for perhaps longer than any brightly colored, kitschy virtual pet community deserved to be. But the basic principle made sense -- get some pets, grow attached to them, invest a ton... Read Full Story

Kate Hudson's "Trap Queen" Dance With Her Son is Way Too Well-Choreographed

You may have already seen this goofy, delightful Instagram video of Kate Hudson and her 11-year-old son Ryder dancing to Fetty Wap's "Trap Queen" while apparently waiting for their flight in an airport. How we deal with airport lounge boredom...... Read Full Story