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‘The Burger Show’ Merges In-N-Out & Shake Shack for Hybrid Burger

Since revealing plans to launch his own cooking show at the beginning of this month, Eggslut chef Alvin Cailan has joined culinary forces with popular Man v. Food and Secret Eats host Adam Richman to take on high-priced luxury burgers for his series’ inaugural episode. Now, for the second installment of The Burger Show, Cailan links up wihh Binging With […]

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Kendrick Lamar-Cosigned Brand paq Delivers Debut Collection

After receiving some major support from Kendrick Lamar this past NBA All-Star Weekend, rising brand paq has unleashed the official lookbook for its debut collection. Billed as a “conceptual creative agency” that specializes in “design, art direction, photography, film & fashion,” paq is a multi-discipline artistic force that is hoping to impact all aspects of the […]

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Wiki Drops New Tracks With Suspect & Antwon

A few weeks after the late January arrival of a new Secret Circle track with Ugly Mane and Antwon, NYC cult hero Wiki unleashes a pair of previously-unreleased records. Titled “Hands Out” and “Ballin On The Low,” Wiki’s latest songs were originally debuted as part of the soundtrack for the unique video game based on […]

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This Week’s Releases Marks the Return of Classics and Welcomes New Collabs

Once upon a time, long before the hype pervaded popular culture, the major sneaker brands would typically deliver one, maybe two coveted releases a month, with a heavy emphasis on storytelling. Nowadays, it’s commonplace to see these different labels ditch the ‘who, what, where, when and how,’ and instead drop multiple pairs of heat in just one weekend. A welcomed dilemma […]

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Elon Musk’s Boring Company to Begin Digging in Washington, DC

Last November, Elon Musk’s Boring Company was granted approval to build a Hyperloop beneath an abandoned lot next to a McDonald’s in northeast Washington, DC. This time around, multiple sources reported that the company has begun digging at the aforesaid DC location, which may eventually lead to underground stations in Baltimore, Philadelphia, and New York […]

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Tesla’s Cloud Was Hacked & Used to Mine Cryptocurrency

Hackers gained access to Tesla’s cloud account where they had access to sensitive data — such as vehicle telemetry — and used the account to mine cryptocurrency. The breach was discovered by happenstance last month by cybersecurity firm RedLock when looking into an open account left unprotected on a Google system used for optimizing cloud […]

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Studio Ghibli & ANOFUKU Come Together For a New Embroidery Collaboration

Anofuku and acclaimed Japanese animation film studio Studio Ghibli have come together to produce new clothing using iconic Ghibli characters. Designed in part by Kensuke Kanda and Kunihiko Morinaga, the collaborative endeavor will create garments for all ages, with its first collection including a hand-knitting service that allows folks to embroider used sweaters with Ghibli […]

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Work Begins on Jeff Bezos’ 10,000-Year Clock

After shelling out $42 million USD in investment funds, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has launched the installation project for his 10,000-year clock. Initially an idea drafted up by acclaimed inventor, scientist and author Danny Hillis, the 10,000-year clock is meant to embody society’s real, tangible connection to future generations. The clock comes in at 500 […]

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Virgil Abloh & Takashi Murakami Unveil Limited “Future History” T-Shirts

Virgil Abloh and Takashi Murakami recently launched their collaborative “Future History” exhibit at Gagosian London. The extensive showcase features large-scale paintings, sculptures, and installations that draw references to each creative’s signature motifs. Accompanying the artworks are limited edition T-shirts featuring co-branded details such as the Off-White™ logo clashing with Murakami’s famed Mr. DOB character. Only […]

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ALYX Taps British Style for Spring/Summer 2018

LVMH prize nominee ALYX returns with an expansive range of goods for Spring/Summer 2018. After recently teasing its latest Mackintosh collaboration, the American label offers a closer look at more goods that blend British style with the label’s technical inclinations. Key to the collection is an assortment of straps and buckled closures, which accent shirts, […]

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Frank Ocean Is Suing a Producer Over ‘Blonde’ Songwriting Credits

After crediting legendary singer Henry Mancini for his impressive “Moon River” cover last week, Frank Ocean is now suing producer Om’Mas Keith for trying to credit himself on Blonde. The new lawsuit filed today, alleges Keith attempted to submit false registrations to ASCAP claiming to have co-written 11 songs on Blonde – Ocean’s critically acclaimed […]

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Off Safety & Kinfolk Dropping Exclusive Collab Spotlighting Iconic Hip-Hop Portraits

Off Safety is set to bring its touring photography show to Kinfolk 94 in Brooklyn, NY. The show will put on a grand display of vintage hip-hop images captured by renowned photographers, Eddie Otchere and Paul Chan. Otchere’s portfolio is comprised of intimate portraits spotlighting Aaliyah, Notorious BIG, Outkast, Mobb Deep, Wu-Tang, and more. On […]

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Trippie Redd & Travis Scott Battle Zombie Hordes for Intense “Dark Knight Dummo” Video

Fresh off a high-profile performance during this year’s NBA All-Star Weekend festivities, Travis Scott reconnects with rising star Trippie Redd for a video in support of the pairing’s popular joint single, “Dark Knight Dummo.” Taking inspirational cues from horror film narratives, “Dark Knight Dummo” directors Tyler Ross and Yuki Noguchi have put together a cinematic, […]

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Kazuyuki Kumagai Showcases Loose Layers and Chunky Sneakers for Fall/Winter 2018

Kazuyuki Kumagai continues reworking menswear staples into new casual iterations for Fall/Winter 2018. Following up on his Spring/Summer 2018 collection, wardrobe essentials like Chesterfield coats and staple shirts are exaggerated, granted extra comfort through wide cuts and cozy textiles. The Attachment designer utilizes his namesake label to issue clothing for daily wear, lifestyle clothing that […]

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