Joel Hempenius

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Die Antwoord ♥s Roger Ballen

Roger Ballen makes some pretty freaky art. You probably remember his black and white photo of the thick-necked, large-eared twins from just about every single photo compilation book published over the past 20 years. Recently Ballen released a book...<p>Roger Ballen makes some pretty freaky art. You'll …

Bring It on Home

This colossal exposé on the long-awaited second season of <em>Eastbound and Down</em> is going to appear in our October Larfs Issue, but we wanted to give you the chance to look at it now because we thought you'd like that. Also the new season starts...<p><i>This colossal exposé on the long-awaited</i> …

Thirteen Alternate Endings for 'Breaking Bad'

Alternate ending # 12: No episode airs. The station says it has been postponed until next week. And next week, they say next week. On and on like that until everyone who was alive when the show began is dead.<p><i>Photo via</i><p>1.) In a psychotic break following the discovery of his dad’s true nature, Walt …

Turkey Really Doesn't Want Gay People to Have Sex

Last month Turkey's government banned Grindr, which is just the latest manifestation of the country's widespread homophobic censorship. But gay activist groups are fighting back.<p><i>Two men embrace at the LGBT pride parade in Istanbul on June 30.</i><p>In Turkey, it just got harder to enjoy a good …

I Went to the Drug Enforcement Administration's Shitty Museum

Don't go there if you have a vague understanding of drugs or don't like pictures of dudes who look like they'd eat a dolphin.<p>The thing about drugs is that they’re sometimes tragic, but often fun. Or if not fun, just cool and for anyone who likes being liked, that’s enough. The DEA doesn’t …

Kim Dotcom Wants to Keep Your Virtual Life Private

MEGA, the company set up by internet activist-cum-tech celeb Kim Dotcom, wants to create an easy peasy way for any activist, businessman, or paranoid Luddite grandmother to send and receive encrypted emails without virtual strangers snooping around all...<p><i>Image via</i><p>Setting up your computer to handle …

MrPimpGoodGame Is the King of the Instagram Selfie

MrPimpGoodGame's prolific Instagram gallery has garnered a cult following due to his signature look. We reached out to the incredibly photogenic man to get his thoughts on his newfound fame, business ventures, and women.<p>At first glance, Benny Winfield Jr. seems like a normal 37-year-old who works …

Your Baby Is Worthless if It Isn’t a DJ

Hey, how’s your baby doin’? What kind of music is it listening to? Kidz Bop? The Wiggles? Well, that might be fine for some people’s kids, but if you really loved your baby, you’d be dropping $200 to send it to Baby DJ School.<p><i>Photo courtesy of Natalie Elizabeth Weiss</i><p>Hey, how’s your baby doin’? What …

Twitter Killing #Music Already

Twitter’s #Music service started out as a hit, but has quickly turned into a nightmare for the company. Download rates have been reported to be …

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