Showing Posts From "September 2018"

The Monolith As a Screen :: Seeing Ourselves How Stanley Kubrick Saw Us

Devin O’Neill :: 09.26.2018
Maybe someday we’ll be able to see ourselves as Kubrick and Clarke saw us—as playful children, bound for the stars. Read more

"If your head is over thirty, you won't dig it" :: How the Underground Press Saved 2001: A Space Odyssey

Tony Rettman :: 09.24.2018
The story of how 2001: A Space Odyssey was panned by critics & caught a second second wind when it was championed by the underground press, youth, and counterculture figures like David Bowie. Read more

On 2001: A Space Odyssey’s Incalculable Cultural Impact

Justin Caffier :: 09.22.2018
Here's a few of the ways that Stanley Kubrick's sci-fi masterpiece 2001: A Space Odyssey has impacted and influenced everything. Read more

Warner Bros. Interviews Bobby Hundreds :: The Hundreds X Looney Tunes

Kazie Holiday :: 09.21.2018
Warner Bros. sat down with Bobby Hundreds to talk about his love for Looney Tunes, the Acme-related origins of The Hundreds' mascot Adam Bomb, and the cartoon duo that inspired his latest collection. Read more

Everyone Is Bad at Everything: The Acme Corporation and Cultural Importance of Failure

Devin O’Neill :: 09.19.2018
Witnessing failure, witnessing the spectacular degree to which humans (and coyotes) can fail, is culturally important. When we see products from the Acme Corporation failing, we remember, crucially... Read more

The Hundreds X Looney Tunes ACME Lookbook + Stockist List

Kazie Holiday :: 09.18.2018
The Hundreds X Looney Tunes ACME Lookbook, featuring models Tess Oakland and Dagsen Love. Read more

Why the Acme Corporation Is One of the Most Important Characters in the Looney Tunes Universe

Maxwell Williams :: 09.18.2018
From cameos in Animaniacs to Who Framed Roger Rabbit, we explore why the fictional mail-order company Acme Corporation might hold the key to the entire Looney Tunes world. Read more

10 Looney Tunes ACME Products I Wish Existed IRL

Maxwell Williams :: 09.17.2018
You don’t have to have a degree in Economics from Acme Looniversity to know that some of Acme's products are straight fire. Here are a couple of Acme products that writer Maxwell Williams wish exis... Read more

A List of ACME Products that Somehow Made Their Way to the Real World

Justin Caffier :: 09.15.2018
Before Jeff Bezos and Amazon, the concept of a one-stop shop for literally everything one could possibly desire was limited to whatever was crammed into the Sears Roebuck catalogue. Even then, the ... Read more

How '2001: A Space Odyssey' Inspired The Hundreds Retail

Kazie Holiday :: 09.14.2018
The time we put a monolith in our New York City store and a replica of David Bowman's Discovery One shuttle cockpit in our San Francisco store, all for the love of Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space O... Read more

SPITSET RECAP :: G Perico, Guapdad 4000, and Parisa

Kazie Holiday :: 09.11.2018
THIS WAS THE BIGGEST SPITSET WE'VE EVER THROWN. ALL THANKS TO WEST COAST YOUNG OG G PERICO, THE FERRAGAMO FALCON GUAPDAD 4000, AND PARISA ON THE ONES AND TWOS. HERE'S THE PHOTO RECAP. Read more

Meet Billy Sidebyside, the Little-Known Artist Behind the Iconic Gorilla Biscuits Mascot

Anthony Pappalardo :: 09.10.2018
An interview with the little-known artist behind the iconic Gorilla Biscuits gorilla mascot on their 1988 self-titled EP. Meet Billy Sidebyside. Read more

HOW I GOT HERE :: Director X

Tara Aquino :: 09.10.2018
Director X has built a legacy on making music videos bonafide pop culture movements. Here's how he went from being a curious comic book artist to one of the biggest feature filmmakers today. Read more

Guapdad 4000 Explains It All (Like How His Durags Give Him Special Powers)

Torii MacAdams :: 09.06.2018
Oakland-raised, LA-based internet famous scammer-turned-rapper Guapdad 4000 explains the proper way to worship the god Mac Dre and how his durags give him special powers. Read more

A Conversation with Chi Modu, Photographer & Hip-Hop Documentarian

Torii MacAdams :: 09.04.2018
"The camera’s just an extension of my body. That’s what I do." You may not know Chi Modu, but if you love rap, you love his photography. We caught up with the photojournalist & hip-hop document... Read more

The Hundreds Fall 2018 Lookbook

Lucid Fusion :: 08.02.2018
The Hundreds Fall 2018 explores the uniquely West Coast intersection of streetwear, workwear, and sport. Find new fabrications of plush faux fur, chunky sherpa, and water-resistant coated nylon on ... Read more