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Meet Weaves, Your New Favorite Band

For the past two years, Weaves has been working non-stop, shooting videos, recording new music, and touring across the world. The Toronto-based band consists of Jasmyn Burke (vocals), Morgan Waters (guitar), Zach Bines (bass), and Spencer Cole (drums)…

culture |

These Game Of Thrones Audition Tapes Are A Treasure

Westeros can really change a person. And now that we have plenty of Game of Thrones audition tapes at our own disposal (time for a viewing party!), it’s plain to see that a lot of our favorite characters looked way different before they stepped into one of the biggest TV franchises ever…



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Bill Cunningham, Legendary Fashion Photographer, Has Passed Away

Legendary fashion photographer Bill Cunningham, who documented the shift in women's fashion since the onset of the second wave of feminism in the 1960s, taking photos of anyone, regardless of age or social status, who piqued the collective sartorial interest, has passed away at the age of 87 after suffering a stroke.  Fondly remembered for his ever-present bicycle and uniform of a blue working coat and utilitarian shoes, the New Yorker began his career as a hatmaker before noticing a change in women's fashion that came along with a changing social structure…

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Sunday Sizzle: Lord Narf's Cookout Classic

When summertime finally rolls around, nothing is more fun than the combo of good food, good music, and good company. So every weekend, we’re bringing you BBQ must-haves from the hands of our favorite artists so you can get a real taste of what their lives are actually like…


radar |

The ACLU Sues The Feds Over Religious Restrictions To Medical Care

The American Civil Liberties Union, the ACLU of Northern California, and the ACLU of Southern California have sued the Federal Government for giving millions of dollars each year to organizations that restrict access to medical care on religious grounds. These organizations, such as the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), are often on the front lines of providing care to unaccompanied minors who have just crossed the border into the United States and are in urgent need of medical attention…




radar |

California Introduces New Bill To Prevent Future Brock Turners

Although Brock Turner and the Stanford rape case have already started to fade from the headlines, California lawmakers are thankfully not slacking in their commitment to bring appropriate justice to future sexual assault survivors. While the focus has largely shifted to the tone-deaf statements made by Turner's family and friends, lawmakers are returning to the issue of how convicted rapists like Turner are able to get light sentences due to loopholes in the system…







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Abbey Lee Goes To Extremes In 'The Neon Demon'

It's not abnormal for a model—especially one that has earned the "super" precursor—to make the transition to film. While it certainly helps to have a big name and a pretty face on the silver screen, it doesn't always accelerate the nature of storytelling and the acting could eventually fall flat…