Tag: life

The Fyre Festival Is A Reminder That You Should Curate Your Own Life

Uproxx This article was published in 2017 and is being republished with the release of two Fyre Festival documentaries (Netflix & Hulu). Its themes are still relevant. No event in history will ever be easier to laugh at than Fyre Fest in the Bahamas. It’s one big schadenfreude dream: Social […]

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People Have Turned The #TenYearChallenge Into A Look At Climate Change

UPROXX / Pixabay A lot can change in 10 years. So when the #HowHardDidAgingHitYou meme (aka the Ten-Year Challenge) started circulating on social media, people took the opportunity to brag about their glow-ups or how good they still look or, hell, lament their lost youth. But you know what else […]

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A Man Wanted To Make Splash On Social Media… So He Jumped Off A Cruise Ship

Pexels/Uproxx If your friends jumped off a cliff, would you do it too? We’ve heard this question countless times in movies, television, and — if you happen to have particularly unimaginative parents — at home. But it’s seemed to slip from colloquial use in the last decade or so, probably […]

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Who Is James Turrell And Why Did Kanye West Just Give Him $10 Million?

Florian Holzherr/Getty/Uproxx If you’re like anyone who uses the internet, you’ve likely heard that Kanye West just donated $10 million to James Turrell, which probably led to you immediately exclaiming, “Who the f*ck is James Turrell?!” Backing up a bit… Kanye had quite the 2018, it led many of his […]

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Photos From SnowGlobe 2018 Have Us Planning For The End Of 2019

Magic Barkan Being in a snowy environment adds an extra festive layer to the holidays, and for the lucky people who rang in the new year at SnowGlobe, snow conditions were perfect. Held annually at the year’s end, SnowGlobe combines music, mountains, and snow as skiers, snowboarders, and music-lovers all […]

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Instagram Briefly Experimented With A New Feed And Users Were Definitely Not Happy

Getty Image Instagram users were taken by surprise on Thursday when a new update spiraled their feeds into chaos by completely changing the way people engage with the app. Instead of a vertical scroll, the social media platform briefly changed to a horizontal feed — similar to Instagram stories — […]

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Host The Best Christmas Ever With These Traditions From Around The World

Unsplash Hosting a memorable Christmas party takes a little planning, a great guest list, and something unique. It’s that final element that makes your gathering feel distinct and alive, rather than Hallmark-level generic. Pull off a party that hits those notes and your crew will start texting you about it […]

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Levi’s New Capsule Collection Infuses Their Classics With A Traveler’s Spirit

Levi While we are known to suffer for fashion, our true passion around these parts is clearly food and travel. Now Levi’s premium Made & Crafted label is mixing two things that we love and ticking almost all of the boxes dear to our hearts. No, this doesn’t mean they’re […]

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Exploring The Okavango Delta With The Man Desperately Trying To Save It

National Geographic The heat of the day is intense. It’s dry and concentrated; no humidity to be found in northwestern Botswana. As beads of sweat slip down necks and across overheated scalps, Steve Boyes, a South African ornithologist and conservationist, sits at a broad table, tearing a loaf of sweet […]

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Yule Be Way Cooler If You Drink One Of These Christmas Beers

iStock/Troegs/Revolution/Fat Head/Uproxx The holidays are full of special foods and drinks. The cookies are beyond indulgent. The hams are delicious. But if you’re anything like us, it’s the holiday beer that really snatches your attention. You can always go with the nice classics like Anchor Christmas Ale, Saint Bernardus Christmas […]

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Jimmy Kimmel Sets Out To Prove Whether Or Not Millennials Can Open A Can Of Tuna

[embedded content] Share This Video Recently it came about that the latest fatality at the hands of millennials (including fabric softener, mayonnaise, cereal, Applebee’s, etc.) was canned tuna. What was once a lunchbox staple, canned tuna sales are apparently down 40 percent over the past three decades, and Big Tuna […]

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A Beer Lover’s Guide To The Best Beer Bars And Breweries In Boston

Mirimax Hey bro, Bawstin is a haadwekin’ — Sarry, we’re gonna staat ovah. For real this time. Boston is a city renowned for great bars. It goes back much further than the Cheers era. In fact, it dates all the way to Paul frickin’ Revere. These days, corner taverns still […]

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