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  • ‘F*#! That with Vince Staples’ Premieres on Snapchat (Teaser)

    ‘F*#! That with Vince Staples’ Premieres on Snapchat (Teaser)

    Rapper and Twitter legend Vince Staples is now taking his talents to another social media platform, with a new original Snapchat series that follows him as he “send[s] people to do things I would never probably do.” In that vein, the show is called F*#! That with Vince Staples. The first episode of F*#! That with Vince […]

  • ‘The Deer Hunter’ Restoration Getting UK Theatrical Re-Release (Trailer)

    ‘The Deer Hunter’ Restoration Getting UK Theatrical Re-Release (Trailer)

    If you’re in the UK and looking for some cynical counterprogramming for the hyperpatriotic fervor of this year’s Fourth of July, StudioCanal has you covered with a new 4K restoration of Michael Cimino’s 1978 classic The Deer Hunter, which is returning to theaters starting on July 4th. The Deer Hunter stars Robert De Niro as Michael Vronsky, one […]

  • CIMON: A Free-Floating AI on the International Space Station

    CIMON: A Free-Floating AI on the International Space Station

    Real life’s ceaseless march towards a scifi cyberpunk future continues, this time thanks to Airbus, which has developed a free-floating AI droid for use on the International Space Station. It’s called the Crew Interactive Mobile CompanioN, or CIMON for short. Here’s Manfred Jaumann of Airbus in a press statement on CIMON’s significance: “We are the first company in Europe […]

  • Arby’s Coke Floats Cost a Buck All Through July

    Arby’s Coke Floats Cost a Buck All Through July

    It is officially July, which means we have entered the sweltering dog days of summer in the western hemisphere. In an economy governed strictly by supply and demand, the price of Arby’s Coke Floats should be at their highest point, but since the chain is celebrating a recent flip from Pepsi to Coke products they […]

  • ‘Glass': First Poster for Upcoming Film Revealed

    ‘Glass': First Poster for Upcoming Film Revealed

    M. Night Shyamalan’s 2000 film Unbreakable was pretty ahead of its time, since it was a clear precursor to our current slate of superhero movie saturation. When the filmmaker churned out Split a couple years ago, it turned out to be a secret Unbreakable follow-up, with the earlier film’s protagonist David Dunn making a late-film cameo appearance. Now, both movies are […]

  • ‘Mile 22′ Restricted Trailer Out Now (Video)

    ‘Mile 22′ Restricted Trailer Out Now (Video)

    Ooooh, watch out everybody, the new trailer for another upcoming Peter Berg/Mark Wahlberg thriller Mile 22 is “restricted,” which I think means you have to have top level spy guy clearance to watch it. Or maybe it’s just a cool sounding word for (has f-words in it) … there’s really no way to know. Here’s the […]

  • ‘Skyscraper (the Bruges Whale)': Made from 10,000 Pounds of Recycled Plastic

    ‘Skyscraper (the Bruges Whale)': Made from 10,000 Pounds of Recycled Plastic

    Brooklyn’s own StudioKCA was commissioned to create a piece for the Bruges Triennial 2018 in Belgium. They came up with a massive piece called Skyscraper (the Bruges Whale), and it’s not just a piece of momentary distraction of the eye but also an environmental statement, made as it is from more than 10,000 pounds of plastic that had […]

  • Balenciaga Fanny Pack Costs $1,400

    Balenciaga Fanny Pack Costs $1,400

    I don’t really cover fashion stories on this site anymore, but every once in a while one comes along that’s too ridiculous to ignore. Enter this new Balenciaga fanny pack with a graffiti graphic on the front and a $1,400 price tag located somewhere else — I’m guessing on the back? I couldn’t tell you exactly why […]