Angie Hartley
Angie Hartley

How to Understand Art in 6 Easy Steps

Contemporary art may seem frustrating and baffling. Here's how to approach it.

5 Works of Art That Completely Scandalized Your Grandparents

Just when the line is crossed, it becomes blurred again. Is it a vicious cycle of scandal or a natural evolution of art?

Why Do We Boycott 'Ender's Game' But Give Roman Polanski An Oscar?

If Polanski's victim of rape can forgive him, why can't we see a movie based on the work of notorious homophobe Orson Scott Card?

5 Life Skills I Learned While Living As An Expat

Living and working in Korea has been a much more lucrative and educational alternative to going back to school.

'Drunk History' Recap: Comedy Central Is Saving Reality Television, One Drink at a Time

"All of the stories depicted in the following program are based on real events. It should be noted, however, that every storyteller you are about to see is completely drunk."

Has Instagram Become Too Mainstream to Be Cool?

Instagram boasts more than 100 million users, so is it getting too big to actually be the cool thing to use anymore?

5 Millennial Artists You Should Know About

Is Bieber the voice you really want to represent the next great generation? Try tuning your ears, or eyes, to these young artists who are sharing the American millennial perspective.

'Love in the Future' Review: John Legend's New Album is Classically Sexy

Legend’s quest for “modern soul” leads us to the hot sex of R&B with the mild manners of Gospel.

4 Reasons the Basquiat Musical Will Be a "Broadway Meltdown"

Neo-expressionist artist Jean-Michel Basquiat is the subject of a new musical, but even with a story as intriguing as his, it's impossible to marry broadway culture and hip-hop.

5 Iconic Pieces Of Pop Art Saddled With Legal Woes

How has policy changed the way pop artists work and live?

Modern Dance Just Celebrated Its 100th Birthday, and Millennials Don't Care

Modern dance just celebrated its 100th birthday, but millennials couldn't care less about this particular dance form.

Jay-Z Illuminati: Epic Publicity Stunt Or Something Darker?

Is the Illuminati controlling the music industry or is this a self-perpetuating pop culture phenomenon? With a shocking lack of evidence for either case, it’s up to you to decide.

Daft Punk New Album: So Who's Behind Those Helmets, Anyways?

Behind the robot masks each listener can see him or herself listening to a history of contemporary music.

Psy Gentleman Lyrics: Is the Song An Attack On Korean Women?

"Wet Psy" chooses to ignore a dark secret in order to sell his country to the world.