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How The B-52s Crafted a Legendary Look Out of Wigs

Talking with the two women of The B-52s about teasing their incredible style out of beehive hairdos.
Scarlett Newman
6 hours ago
Art
Art

Los Angeles: The City of Dreams and Sprawling Art Book Fairs

A recent boom in the City of Angel’s art book fair scene shows the enthusiasm and heterogeneity of its creative community.
Angella D'Avignon
4 days ago
Culture
Culture

Dennis Rodman Was a Harbinger of This Golden and Hellish Age of Celebrity-Dominated Politics

In an age of social media and ever-escalating spectacle, the state would love us to keep paying attention.
Travis Diehl
4 days ago
Clothes Before Prose
Clothes Before Prose

How Tom Wolfe Made Clothing a Man’s Deepest Trait in “Bonfire of the Vanities”

In the Tom Wolfe classic, the superficial layer revealed everything you needed to know about a person.
Max Lakin
4 days ago
Culture
Culture

The Future According to Pornhub

The porn platform has recently invested in philanthropy and collaborations with artists, including the “Pornhub Nation” exhibition in Los Angeles. But should we buy Pornhub as an advocate for good sexual politics?
Daphne Milner
8.6.18
right now
right now

A Brief, Surprisingly Limber History of Celebrities in Toe Shoes

After Laurence Fishburne stepped out wearing Vibram’s FiveFingers sneakers in Hollywood this week, we ask: why do celebrities love the utilitarian foot gloves to begin with?
Erin Schwartz
8.2.18
Film
Film

For a Rising Generation of Hyper-Rich Women, the American Dream Is Whatever They Want

“Wealth [is] much more than money. [It’s] whatever gave us value; sexuality, branding, even youth.”
Daphne Milner
7.30.18
Culture
Culture

Hit Play on the Maximum Chill, Mind-Enhancing Sonic Drugs That Could Change Your Life

Binaural beats promise happiness, spiritual peace, even DNA repair and hypnosis—all through the power of sound. What do they really deliver?
Alexander Iadaorla
7.16.18
Culture
Culture

Why Are We Obsessed with Female Artists’ Clothing, but Not Men’s?

A new exhibition on Frida Kahlo, and one last year on Georgia O’Keefe, raises questions of why we do not examine male artists in the same way.
Sarah Moroz
7.12.18
Horoscopes
Horoscopes

Aesthetic Horoscopes: The Signs as SZA Songs

What’s more Aries than a SZA/Cardi B collaboration about doing whatever you want?
Courtney Perkins
7.12.18
Horoscopes
Horoscopes

Aesthetic Horoscopes: The Signs as Rihanna Accessorizing With Wine

For Leos, the lipstick *and* the dress match the wine.
Courtney Perkins
7.3.18
david bowie
david bowie

Fashion Horoscopes: The Signs as David Bowie Outfits

Obviously, Scorpio is represented by Bowie’s “Angel of Death” look.
Courtney Perkins
6.25.18