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It’s Perfectly Reasonable To Challenge The Credentials Of A White Curator Who’s Curating A Hip-Hop Art Exhibition

Hip-hop is ubiquitous in 2018, but it’s still centered in Blackness. No amount of corporatization or cultural assimilation changes the reality of the genre’s creation by Black and Brown South Bronx residents, the prevalence of Black acts in the rap pantheon, or the fact today’s non-Black acts …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Twitter Still Can’t Handle the Sight of LeBron James in a Lakers Jersey

Freshly-minted Los Angeles Laker LeBron James made an appearance at yesterday’s NBA media day and addressed his move from Cleveland to Los Angeles, …

Lebron James

13 Times Celebs Were Called Out For Lying On Social Media


Kylie Jenner

10 Lyrics That Prove Nothing Was the Same After Drake’s ‘Nothing Was the Same’

Drake’s intent with his music has always stayed true to the formula of writing from a personal perspective, be it past, present, or future. On <i>Nothing</i> …

Lil Wayne

17 Tweets About Fruits And Vegetables That Are Berry, Berry Funny

"I know, let's put stickers on every single piece of fruit sold in America!" —Satan<p><b>Read more:</b><p>• 17 Tweets About Salad That Are Waaaaay Too Real<p>• Just 17 Hilarious Tweets About Anthropologie<p>• 17 Jokes That Prove A Trip To Lush Can Be A Liiiiittle Intense


60 People Waaaay Better Than Maroon 5 For The Super Bowl Halftime Show

Take note, NFL.<p>1. Janet Jackson<p>2. Britney Spears<p>3. Rihanna<p>4. Cher<p>5. An early 2000s Mandy Moore medley<p>6. Zenon: Girl of the 21st Century doing the hits<p>7. Khia singing “My Neck, My Back” three times in a row<p>8. Solange and Destiny’s Child…BUT they only sing the <i>Proud Family</i> theme song<p>9. Wendy Williams …

Super Bowl Halftime Show

Lenny Kravitz doesn’t get why people find his huge scarf meme so hilarious

In 2012, singer Lenny Kravitz donned a knit scarf while out and about. It was a little cold outside, and the “Fly Away” rocker needed to wear …


Donald Trump Jr. Tried to Start a Fight with Anderson Cooper and Immediately Lost

He's just too dumb to know it.<p>Donald Trump Jr. seems to struggle at most things. Even on Twitter, where his father thrives like some pollution-resistant carp, the president's oldest son routinely stumbles into dumb, easily avoidable self-owns.<p>Over the weekend, Trump Jr. retweeted a photo of …

Donald Trump

A pod of beluga whales adopted a lost narwhal, and it's too wholesome

A narwhal has been adopted by a pod of beluga whales in the St. Lawrence River, according to CBC, and please be warned, the wholesomeness of this …

Beluga Whales

22 Tweets That Will Change Your Whole Entire Worldview In Two Minutes


Nursery Rhymes

This Entire Senior Class Dressed Up For The Most Extra Student ID Photos Maybe Ever

"When you scam your way into senior year."

Ronda Rousey

This hilarious invisibility prank is giving kids an existential crisis

Move over, #WhatTheFluff. There's a new challenge sweeping the internet.<p>Being invisible sounds like an immensely useful superpower — if you could …


We Don't Deserve Rahul From "The Great British Bake Off"

If you're reading this, Rahul, you are so much better than you think you are.<p>You have nothing to apologise for.


Ranking Jay-Z's Albums From Worst To Best

"Every album's a color." Jay-Z famously compared his catalog to a Rubik's Cube, specifically in how trying to complete a new side inevitably "fucks …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Barack Obama Was Once Kicked Out Of Disneyland And The Story Is Ridiculous

"I was booted from the Magic Kingdom!"

U.S. Politics

26 Tweets And Tumblr Posts That'll Remind You That There's Good In The World

I'm not crying, you're crying.

Tim Hortons

Nigerian Hair Culture Documented in Rainbow-Hued Portraits by Medina Dugger | Colossal

<p>Lagos-based photographer Medina Dugger documents colorful hair culture in the coastal Nigerian city with her ongoing series <i>Chroma</i>. The collection of …


Donald Glover: 'This Is the Last Gambino Tour Ever'

Childish Gambino's This Is America tour got underway Thursday night in Atlanta, bringing the increasingly influential multi-hyphenate's latest …

Donald Glover

The Best and Worst Wireless Workout Headphones, Ranked

Workout headphones might be the most under-appreciated item in your gym bag. Everything else—from your combination padlock to your sweat-wicking …


36 Of The Best Movie Scenes Of All Time

Did your favorite make the cut?

Universal Pictures

17 Times The English Language Was Absolutely Ridiculous

"English isn't a language, it's three languages stacked on top of each other wearing a trenchcoat."<p>* 21 Times Tumblr Proved English Is The Worst Language Ever<p>* 17 People Who Took On The English Language And Lost<p>* 18 Pictures That Prove The English Language Needs To Be Stopped

Lifestyle (Canada)

14 Kids Who Might Be More Evil Than Your Ex

If it's possible.


‘Stan Twitter, do you know this song’ has fans digging deep for gems

“Stan Twitter, do you know this song?”<p>You’ve probably seen quite a few tweets floating around online with this all-caps ask. And maybe you watched …

Social Media

Trump colored the American flag wrong, and the internet is in hysterics

Once again, President Donald Trump messed up a piece of basic American knowledge that even elementary school students know.<p>The president—who forgot …

Donald Trump

17 Reasons You Should Be Worried That Kids Are Our Future


19 Art Transformations That'll Make You Want To Start Drawing Again

My hands are quaking. H/T r/drawing.<p>H/T r/drawing.

New meme mocks Fox News’ coverage of Manafort, Cohen guilty news

On Tuesday, President Donald Trump‘s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort and former personal lawyer Michael Cohen were both at the conclusion of …

Michael Cohen

Netflix has tons of hidden categories — here's how to see them

Netflix hidden categories are the secret to better binging, friends.<p>The vast amount of content on Netflix can get pretty unwieldy. Luckily, there's a …


This Photo Of A Pregnant Guinea Pig Has The Internet Going "WHOA"

We stan a round legend.

Let This Percussionist Blow Your Mind With The Fibonacci Sequence

<b>Updated:</b> <i>August 13, 3:10 p.m. ET.</i><p>Rhythm nerd alert! Bow down, drummers! Our social feeds have been on fire with a mind-bending, gasp-worthy video posted by percuss.ioearlier this week — below — made by the accomplished Indian percussionist B.C. Manjunath. He's a master of <i>konnakol</i>-- the Carnatic, or …