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British Actors Doing Bad American Accents Is the Best

British Actors Doing Bad American Accents Is the Best
Back at the BAFTA Britannia Awards in October, BBC America Anglophenia host Siobhan Thompson asked British actors to do their best-worst American accents -- and made the same challenge to American actors -- and the results are pretty great....… Read Full Story

Just In Time for Cuffing Season, Miguel Released Some New Sex Music

>Current reigning King of Sex Music, Miguel, secretly dropped a new three-song EP last night just in time for "cuffing season." Still-untitled, the release features songs like "nwa" (featuring LA-based rapper, Kurupt), "hollywooddreams" and "coffee," which the singer previewed on... Read Full Story

The 7 Funniest Serial Memes

Serial's Season 1 finale aired yesterday, and we haven't seen such giddy exhaustion since Walter White revealed that Jesse Pinkman was actually his son, drawing to a close five seasons of Breaking Bad. Now that the record-breaking podcast is on... Read Full Story

100 Great GIfts for $100 or Less

1.  Art Baby beanie by Grace Miceli. $30 via Grace Miceli.  2. Nicki Minaj "Rose Pink Bundle," including a Pink Print t-shirt, poster, calendar and deluxe album. $100 via nickiminaj.shop3. Sad Girl Fan Club T-shirt by Adam J. Kurtz.... Read Full Story
art 9 New York-Based Street Artists to Watch

9 New York-Based Street Artists to Watch

Today, long after its evolution from subway vandalism to a beloved global art form, graffiti is a constant fixture of daily urban life, most of it as unremarkable as pigeons and dog shit. But there are exceptions to that rule:... Read Full Story

"Latkes & Blunts" and Other Hanukkah Songs We Wish Existed

This story was originally published on Decemeber 10, 2012Fun fact: We are suckers for holiday music. Maybe it's due to the fact that our mom used to crank up the holiday songs on Lite FM (thank you Delilah) starting weeks... Read Full Story

Why the Hottest Music Movement Right Now Is Being Spearheaded By Anonymous Producers

Deejay Deer album art for "Natur." (Photo via Numbers)Like a page from the Brothers Grimm, Deejay Deer's bio reads that the producer "was born and raised in the Bavarian wilderness and is to our knowledge the first forest dwelling... Read Full Story

Eight Performances That the Oscars Will Unjustly Overlook

Congrats to everyone who's getting deafening amounts of Oscar buzz. It must be such a grand feeling. Alas, there are others who are just as deserving who will be shut out for various unfortunate reasons. Here are my eight faves... Read Full Story

This Future Islands Minidoc is the Perfect Sad-Piano 2014 Bookend

The fact that the Future Islands' brilliant Letterman appearance happened way back in early March is really driving home that whole "where the fuck did the year go?" feeling. Fortunately, a minidoc of the band just surfaced, shot and... Read Full Story
art 10 Must-See Art Shows Opening This Week

10 Must-See Art Shows Opening This Week

Ellie Rines' 55 Gansevoort Gallery (55 Gansevoort Street) premieres a new video by Jeanette Hayes tonight, December 17th, 6 to 8 p.m. The 30-minute clip titled "This American Life" is a compilation of moments recorded over the last three years... Read Full Story