Ian McShane is a big Atlanta fan, praises Donald Glover's "marvelous mystique"

It’s testament to Ian McShane’s strength as an actor that, after watching Deadwood, it becomes all but impossible to see or hear him and not think he’s actually the show’s monstrous saloon owner, Al Swearengen. Because of this, hearing his opinions on current TV shows—like that he loves High Maintenance and Atlanta

Old people discover emoji-laden Facebook banners to tragic, hilarious results

It was easier, in generations past, to stick to that classic “respect your elders” maxim. When our grandparents were dispensing advice verbally—or in admirably detailed, lengthy letters folded into birthday cards alongside a crisp $20—the wisdom that comes from age was easy to recognize. Now, though, witnessing them…

Boy howdy, here's a goldarn bluegrass cover of Super Mario World's "Athletic Theme"

In the most unexpected country crossover since LL Cool J and Brad Paisley joined forces to solve racism, the banjo-pickin’, fiddle-playin’ boys of Nashville’s The Hit Points have covered Super Mario World’s “Athletic Theme.” Unlike the regrettable example above, though, their genre exercise is actually very good and,…

Now that our brains are completely broken, here's Taylor Swift outfits as Mueller report redactions

Now that the Mueller report is publicly available and America has collectively agreed that everything about its process was completely fine and Donald Trump is now a good president, the nation has had to find new ways to focus its energy—like, say, comparing the black-barred redactions covering the report’s white…

Bad news, everyone: Elon Musk has discovered the "absolute unit" meme

Elon Musk, the man whose professional image is meant to hinge on cutting-edge ideas, can’t help himself from looking hopelessly out of touch on the internet. Musk’s recent history includes, unfortunately for us, the Harambe rap. There is also last fall’s Twitter request for the “dankest memes,” which came soon after a…

Rob McElhenney, Martin Starr were brutally murdered in Game Of Thrones' premiere

Game Of Thrones hasn’t always been great with guest appearances. Though it did alright with all those barely noticeable musicians over the years, any sense of restraint was thrown out the window when Ed Sheeran, one of the world’s most recognizable pop stars, made a jarring cameo as a Lannister soldier last season.…

Mariah Carey knows, and approves, of you comparing her to champagne bottles and whisks

Any celebrity who’s managed to stay within the public eye for as long as Mariah Carey is bound to attract weird internet shit just by virtue of their existence. Savvier than most, Mariah has acknowledged and controlled this aspect of her career. In the past, she embraced and broke the viral 10-Year Challenge and…

Even the people who make Game Of Thrones' title sequences are scared of spoilers

Game Of Thrones returned last night with a lot of the prior seasons’ trappings intact: incest, gore, characters discussing their lives while having sex, teenage Bran being a weapons-grade weirdo, and much more. Among the familiarity, though, there was also a notable update to the titles sequence, all freshened up for…

Let us celebrate Billy Madison and other Sandler-created classics of revolutionary cinema

Adam Sandler is many things. He’s a stand-up comedian, the star of approximately half of Netflix’s original comedies, and a Saturday Night Live veteran soon to host his very own episode. He is also, it turns out, a hidden subversive who uses movies about roaring boy-men in backward baseball caps to criticize the…

Millionaire wants to stage real-life battle royale on private island, which should go fine

Having amassed an unreasonable fortune, it would be unimaginable to just give some of it away to people who have nothing or create charities that better society as a whole. Instead, the disgustingly wealthy must get creative, dreaming up novel ways to spend their money like, say, contracting a real-life battle royale…

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