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10 Young Brands to Watch - PAPER

<i>Ahead of NYFW kicking off tomorrow, we take a look at 10 young brands poised to break out.</i><b><br>Kelsey Randall</b><br>Before graduating with honors from Parsons' fashion department, Kelsey Randall studied art at The Oxbow School, Savannah College of Art and Design, and School of the Art Institute Chicago. Then …

Meet the Justin Bieber of Food: 16-Year-Old Chef Flynn McGarry

<b>Flynn McGarry</b> started a supper club out of his parents’ house at age eleven and now, at the formative age of sixteen, he’s officially moved out. “It’s a perma pop-up—I’m not sure what to call it, so we invented a new term,” McGarry says of his three-day-a-week, twelve-seat chef’s table space named …

When Robots Hallucinate

What do Google's trippy neural network-generated images tell us about the human mind?<p>When a collection of artificial brains at Google began generating psychedelic images from otherwise ordinary photos, engineers compared what they saw to dreamscapes. They named their image-generation technique …

Consciousness

Stephen Colbert Shares Why He Thinks Women Should Be in Charge of Everything

<i>Brand-new Late Show host Stephen Colbert comes clean: He loves women. Can't get enough of 'em. Thinks they should be in charge of everything. Hear him out.</i><p>First off, it's an honor to be writing for <i>Glamour</i>, a magazine so sophisticated it has an extra u in the title. All the finest publications do, …

Stephen Colbert

Jerry Heller Expresses Himself

At age 8, Jerry Heller was dodging beatings by the Polish kids on the west side of Cleveland. At age 11, he had his first gun: a .26 caliber Mauser a …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Ice Chefs are Real, and Hope Clarke Is the Realest

Crystal-clear no-bubble ice cubes and spheres inspire awe at fancy cocktail bars. There's an art and a science to it. And ice chef Hope Clarke (the "Ice Queen") wants to tell you about it.<p>They call her the Ice Queen. And for <b>Hope Clarke</b>, a professional ice chef who gained a cult following for her …

David Bowie

The Brooklyn Of Every State

<i>By: Kristen Hunt and Lee Breslouer</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock/Jennifer Bui/Thrillist</i><p>Though pockets of it are still holding strong, most of Brooklyn has been swept by a sea of trilby-wearing millennials with waxed beards, who just wanna give back to the neighborhood with an artisanal dog treat shop, you …

Los Angeles

25 Greatest Internet DJ Mixes of All Time

Mary Anne Hobbs, BBC Radio 1: Breezeblock Dubstep Warz (2006)<p>Then closely intertwined with the grime scene, the slow, bass-heavy sound of dubstep …

Jon Stewart's greatest takedowns: The Internet's definitive list

Jon Stewart is a comedian with a conscience — late-night television's leading crusader against fear-mongering enemies of progress, political …

The Makeup Tax

Women who wear makeup earn more and are treated better. This has steep costs, in both money and time.<p>On July 20, Hillary Clinton conducted a Q&A session on Facebook, and Facebook staffer Libby Brittain posed an unusual Q to her:<p>“Every morning, as my boyfriend zips out the door and I spend 30+ …

Hillary Clinton

11 cities that China ripped off from the rest of the world

Knock-off bags? Head to Chinatown. Knock-off towns? Head to China.<p>That China is really good at producing counterfeit goods is well documented, but the country has really outdone itself by copying entire towns or cities from other parts of the world.<p>Here are 11 cities that China copied from the rest …

Skyscrapers

Dive Into The World Of Anime With These Shows

Within the past couple decades, there’s been a noticeably strong growing interest in anime – or Japanese animation – in the United States. At its height, it was seemingly everywhere you looked, whether you realized it or not.<p>But, for those of us who found the genre early, our interests have …

Kim Kardashian: American Woman

On a chilly morning during Los Angeles’ “May gray,” as mist rolls off the sea’s marine layer to cool down the city, Kim Kardashian wakes up at 6 a.m. …

7 Streaming TV Packages That Will Let You Cut the Cord For Good

Cutting the cord could save you $75 per month. Here's how to do it without missing your favorite shows.<p>With services like Showtime, HBO, Hulu, and …

Sling TV

How to Make the Absolute Best Scrambled Eggs Ever

By Bon Appétit<p>These scrambled eggs are super soft and just a little runny, aka exactly how they should be.<p>We believe strongly that "putting an egg on it" transforms almost anything into a meal. But lately we've turned our attention away from our beloved olive oil-fried egg and toward a soft sunny …

Breakfast

Short Film Takes You Beyond the Facades of 'Perfect Homes'

Cinematographer Nils Clauss takes you inside the hyper-detailed architectural sculptures of South Korean artist Do Ho Suh.<p>Scattered throughout galleries across the globe, failed marine biologist (and multitalented South Korean artist) Do Ho Suh's abstract architectural models meet in all their …

The Rise of the Private Art “Museum”

In the heart of Berlin stands a windowless concrete bunker so awesomely ugly that, when you see it, you instinctively avert your gaze. It is heavy, gray, and shrapnel-pocked, and has no signage to explain its protean history. Designed by the Nazi architect Karl Bonatz, under the direction of Albert …

Museums

Porter Robinson and His Diehard Fans Were Our Festival Buddies at Mysteryland

We shadowed Porter and his superfans to find out what festival life is like in their (dancing) shoes.<p><i>All photos by Loren Wohl</i><p>Every celebrity is guilty, to various degrees, of self-mythologizing. But few DJs have a narrative as powerful as Porter Robinson's—a young, precocious producer on the path …

The Coolest Person In the Room: Queen Sateen - PAPER

Queen Sateen. (Photo via Instagram)<p><i>In our new column, "The Coolest Person In the Room," we're asking our favorite nightlife pros (hosts, DJs, door people, promoters, bar/club owners, club kids, bartenders, socialites) to tell us about who they think is the one party person whose look is always on</i> …

SuicideGirls Respond to Richard Prince in the Best Way Possible

On Tuesday, <b>Missy Suicide,</b> the founder of the online alt-community SuicideGirls, received an email from one of the site’s photographers: Her Instagram image had been reproduced and sold for $90,000.<p>The controversial appropriation artist <b>Richard Prince</b> had taken several of the group’s Instagram …

Andy Warhol

Not Into Crop Tops? We’ve Got You Covered

When it comes to the warmer months, the clothes tend to peel away to less and less, revealing more and more. Consider the most abbreviated example of them all—the crop top. Its purpose? To catch the breeze, show off what you’re working with and bring the eye towards that lovely, trim waist of …

Duane Hanson: ‘An artist tailor-made for the age of the selfie’

The late artist was derided for his hyperreal sculptures of everyday Americans doing everyday things. But now, argues novelist Douglas Coupland, they seem astonishingly timely<p>There are some creators who died too early, who never lived to see their work get the attention it deserved. Van Gogh comes …

Can Kanye save Adidas?

The show,said the <i>L.A. Times</i>, drew “possibly one of the highest-wattage front rows in New York Fashion Week history.” The <i>New York Times</i> said it …

How Ford Models Changed the Face of Beauty

The little-known story behind a pair of young newlyweds in post–World War II Manhattan who launched the era of the supermodel.<p>When Eileen Otte and Jerry Ford eloped to San Francisco in November 1944, in the midst of World War II, it was hardly surprising that Jerry should declare his profession as …

Sceneframing Iconic Movies and TV Shows

Three friends decided to embark on a journey across the globe to sceneframe some iconic movie and<p>Three friends decided to embark on a journey across …

The History of Flower Crowns and the Women Who Wore Them: From Frida Kahlo to Kate Moss

Few accessories have aroused such commentary, for and against, than the flower crown, so trendy of late among the neo-hippie festival crowd. Despite detractors, these decorative headpieces, whose history in mythology and art can be traced back to ancient civilizations, show no signs of fading from …

The Best Short Haircut Inspiration for Summer

Cuts that will keep you cool in the hot, hot heat.<p>Sexy, shiny, sleek and all above the shoulders, let these cuts convince you to chop it all off this season. Trust us, as soon as the weather hits 90°, you'll know you made the right decision.<p>Not ready to go short? Try these medium-length haircuts …

THE SHOT: Up, Way Up, Over Manhattan

There are few experiences in my life that have rivaled the sensation of flying 7,500 feet over the Big Apple.<p>First the size, complexity and sophistication of the city is impressive. I'm not sure that this is technically accurate, but I sure can tell you that I think I can start to see the curvature …

Watch the Official Music Video for The Weeknd’s “Earned it” from the ’50 Shades of Grey’ Soundtrack

It should come as little surprise that The Weeknd’s contribution to the <i>50 Shades of Grey</i> soundtrack includes some rather sultry and bondage-inspired …

Shades of Grey

Wale in Talks with Kanye West to Redesign Washington Wizards Uniforms

In a new piece that appears in <i>ESPN The Magazine</i>‘s Feb. 2 Music Issue, Wale touts his role as the Washington Wizards’ “Creative Liaison” and expresses …

Washington Wizards