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18 Great Traditional Colombian Foods

¡Qué chimba!


YouTuber launches garlic bread into space just to eat it when it lands back on Earth

We've seen a man, a rocket, and so many other things go into space, so why not send some garlic bread as well?<p>YouTuber Tom Scott and a group of …


Please enjoy these photos of Melania Trump laughing with Barack Obama

Former first lady Barbara Bush's funeral was held on Saturday. President Trump chose not to attend "to avoid disruptions," so his wife Melania had …

Donald Trump

Hilarious Twitter Thread Proves All Families Are A Little Bit Weird

Twitter users share all the weird things their family does<p>Is your family very weird in their own unique, specific way? Well, join the club. Twitter …

Easter Bunny

All The Best Rap And Hip-Hop Playlists On Spotify Right Now

More than possibly any other genre, hip-hop lends itself to the playlist format so naturally, it’s almost like the two go hand-in-hand. The relationship is symbiotic. Without mixtapes, essentially the first, low-tech playlists, hip-hop could probably never have spread to become of the biggest …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Watch Black Panther star Letitia Wright freestyle about vibranium

Wright showed off her rhyme skills on The Tonight Show.<p>British actress Letitia Wright was a guest on Jimmy Fallon's <i>Tonight Show</i> on Wednesday. The …

Black Panther

6 Rap Songs That Sample Lauryn Hill Masterfully

Lauryn Hill may have mostly retreated from the public eye, but she’s never really left rap music. Her brief catalog—one solo album, one live album, and two albums with the Fugees—still casts a long shadow over hip-hop culture. Most directly, her presence has been felt through sampling. “Ex-Factor” …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Amber Mark Knows a Thing or Two About Using Music as Therapy

The New Yorker talks moving forward from grieving her mother's death on her debut EP, with next month's bossa nova-inflected 'Conexão.'<p>While writing her second EP, Amber Mark was faced with two harsh realities: that writing a follow up to any debut can drain you and, specifically, that there’s no …


21 Jokes About Owning A Cat That Are Funny Because They're True

"Hello, Police? I accidentally stepped on my cats foot and need to be arrested."


19 Pictures That Are 100000% Definitely NOT Of Dogs

No dogs to be seen here.


All The Best Underground And Obscure Hip-Hop Playlists For Both Discovery And Nostalgia

Playlists aren’t just the wave of the future, they’re what’s happening right now. Maybe that’s why hip-hop and playlists go together so well. Hip-hop has always been modern, young, of-the-moment, so it only makes sense that so many artists in hip-hop owe much of their success to playlists — but …

Rap & Hip-Hop

The Seven Best 'Game of Thrones' Memes

Don't @ me.<p>It's seven years to the day since <i>Game of Thrones</i> first aired on HBO. Showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss took a huge gamble in adapting George R.R. Martin's <i>A Song of Ice and Fire</i> series, written with the intention of being unadaptable, to the small screen. And with reports they …

TV Series

Watch Kendrick And The Rest Of TDE Hilariously Train For A Championship

The members of Top Dawg Entertainment are in training mode. While the NBA playoffs are underway Kendrick Lamar, SZA, Schoolboy Q, Ab-Soul, SiR and …

Rap & Hip-Hop

19 Dogs Who Made Their Owners Take A Deep, Deep Breath

Still cute tho.


Kendrick Lamar’s Pulitzer Prize Win: Overdue Recognition of Black Excellence

The rapper is far from the first Pulitzer Prize-worthy black artist. But like Beyoncé and fellow virtuosos, he has long been denied the industry …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Watch Beyonce’s Full Coachella Performance Here

While we gave you the scoop on Beyonce’s Coachella fashion, a lot of you were interested in watching her full performance. In case you didn’t stay …


How Beyoncé Called Out Coachella’s Whiteness

By celebrating and offering up a history lesson on black music, the pop star’s Coachella performance was a brilliant rebuke of the whiteness of most musical festivals.<p><b>Not very long</b> into her scorching, historic debut as the headlining performer at Coachella on Saturday night, Beyoncé began singing …


Twitter Is So Excited About The Destiny's Child Reunion At Coachella, & Same

Saturday, April 14 was known as #Beychella when Beyoncé took the stage as the headliner for the Coachella music festival, and Queen Bey gave fans …

Destiny's Child

Is Tomi Adeyemi the new J.K. Rowling?

<b>To read more books news</b><b>, pick up the new issue of Entertainment Weekly on stands Friday, or buy it here now; you can also get the Elisabeth Moss</b> …


5 reasons we won’t get a Cavaliers-Warriors Finals rematch

A fourth straight NBA Finals meeting between the Cavaliers and the Warriors is in danger<p>For three straight seasons, NBA fans have been treated to the …


Bao, Pixar's first short by a woman, is the story of a Chinese dumpling

<b>The story is simple and sweet: an aging and lonely Chinese mother, suffering from empty nest syndrome, receives an unexpected second chance at motherhood when her homemade dumpling comes to life.</b><p>Disney Pixar has now released the short trailer and first glimpse of its much-awaited short film 'Bao', …


Amazing storm timelapse compilation will leave you breathless

Chasing deadly storms is a hobby that might raise some eyebrows. But one redditor has good reason to partake in this dangerous job.<p>"I can't find a …

Time-lapse Photography

James Harden Isn't Playing Around | GQ

The outrageous blossoming of the NBA’s most exciting player.<p><b>James Harden</b> knew what he was getting into, back in 2016, when he signed with Trolli, arch-nemesis of candymaker Haribo, the dominant player for decades in the Gummi space. He approached Trolli, and together they were taking a shot at the …


Owls born outside of office window won't stop staring at workers inside

It's always nice to see animals in nature, just maybe not when they're staring at you throughout your work day.<p>According to Michael Lens' a bunch of …


2018 Drake is fun as hell

<i>What Are You Listening To?</i> <i>is a weekly rundown of what</i> The A.V. Club <i>staff has in rotation. Listen to these songs and more on our Spotify playlist,</i> …

Tiffany Haddish

Faiza Makes R&B About the Audacity of Being a Black Girl

The artist's debut EP 'Audacity' tells stories of infatuation and money-making while melding new-age R&B with the genre’s traditional sensibilities.<p>Toronto’s music scene, it seems, is booming. Now, there exists a shortlist of notable names, ranging from superstars like Drake and The Weeknd to …

Women of Color

The 2018 Coachella schedule is here.

Migos or Kamaiyah? Angel Olsen or Priests? The Weeknd or Jamiroquai?<p>Just in time for this (and next) weekend's festivities, the Coachella schedule …


A tale from public transport may hold the key to politely retreating from conversations

What's better, to zone out of a conversation stealthily or to be up front about the fact you've stopped listening?<p>A Twitter user shared a story …


Balloon failed at its one job, and no one can stop thinking about it

You'd think the most conversation-starting thing on the internet wouldn't be one balloon, but hey, anything is possible.<p>@0600Hours posted an amusing …


16 Photos That Prove "Dad Brain" Is Totally A Thing, Too

Sometimes "mom brain" is a dad thing.